The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 44 107 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 16.79% 23.21% 26.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.69% 74.83% 77.30%
Number of salaries quoted 38 100 96
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £58,050 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.40%
Windows
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Woking region.

Operating Systems Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
65 143 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 24.81% 31.02% 34.22%
Number of salaries quoted 55 134 113
Average salary £43,750 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Woking region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Windows
Salary Trend in Woking

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Woking region.

Windows Salary Trend in Woking

Windows
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Woking region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Woking

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Woking region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 81 (73.64%) Microsoft
2 43 (39.09%) MS Excel
3 40 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 32 (29.09%) .NET
5 31 (28.18%) VMware
6 29 (26.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (25.45%) C#
8 27 (24.55%) Windows 7
9 26 (23.64%) SQL
9 26 (23.64%) Citrix
10 25 (22.73%) Hyper-V
11 24 (21.82%) MS Office
12 23 (20.91%) SCCM
13 22 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 22 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 20 (18.18%) ITIL
15 18 (16.36%) SQL Server
16 17 (15.45%) TCP/IP
16 17 (15.45%) Degree
17 16 (14.55%) SAN
17 16 (14.55%) ASP.NET
18 15 (13.64%) MS Exchange
18 15 (13.64%) XenApp
19 14 (12.73%) XenDesktop
19 14 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
19 14 (12.73%) HP
19 14 (12.73%) WCF
20 12 (10.91%) TDD
20 12 (10.91%) HTML

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Woking region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 11 (10.00%) IIS
3 5 (4.55%) Lync
4 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.64%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.82%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.91%) JBoss
7 1 (0.91%) Apache
7 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 43 (39.09%) MS Excel
2 24 (21.82%) MS Office
3 7 (6.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.73%) Acrobat
5 2 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.45%) Office 365
3 5 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.45%) TCP/IP
2 16 (14.55%) SAN
3 12 (10.91%) Firewall
4 11 (10.00%) LAN
4 11 (10.00%) WAN
5 10 (9.09%) DNS
6 9 (8.18%) DHCP
7 7 (6.36%) VoIP
8 5 (4.55%) VPN
9 3 (2.73%) VLAN
9 3 (2.73%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.73%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.82%) Unified Communications
10 2 (1.82%) SSL
10 2 (1.82%) HTTP
10 2 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.82%) Internet
10 2 (1.82%) MPLS
11 1 (0.91%) BGP
11 1 (0.91%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.82%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.82%) Big Data
3 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.91%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.64%) MSTest
2 4 (3.64%) NUnit
3 3 (2.73%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.82%) Selenium
4 2 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.91%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (3.64%) Marketing
2 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.91%) Finance
3 1 (0.91%) Billing
Job Titles
1 26 (23.64%) Support Engineer
2 17 (15.45%) Developer
3 15 (13.64%) Analyst
4 12 (10.91%) Support Analyst
5 10 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
5 10 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 9 (8.18%) Team Leader
6 9 (8.18%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (7.27%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (6.36%) Test Engineer
8 7 (6.36%) Service Analyst
8 7 (6.36%) Software Engineer
8 7 (6.36%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (6.36%) Software Test Engineer
9 6 (5.45%) Consultant
10 5 (4.55%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.55%) Architect
10 5 (4.55%) C# Developer
10 5 (4.55%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (29.09%) .NET
2 16 (14.55%) ASP.NET
3 14 (12.73%) WCF
4 12 (10.91%) HTML
4 12 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (9.09%) WPF
5 10 (9.09%) Web Services
6 7 (6.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 5 (4.55%) XML
8 4 (3.64%) LINQ
8 4 (3.64%) STL
8 4 (3.64%) HTML5
8 4 (3.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 3 (2.73%) Regular Expression
9 3 (2.73%) WinForms
10 2 (1.82%) Spring
10 2 (1.82%) jQuery
10 2 (1.82%) XSLT
10 2 (1.82%) CSS
10 2 (1.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.27%) Blackberry
3 7 (6.36%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.64%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.73%) CCTV
6 3 (2.73%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.82%) Clustering
7 2 (1.82%) CMDB
8 1 (0.91%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 29 (26.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 27 (24.55%) Windows 7
3 22 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (8.18%) Windows 8
4 9 (8.18%) Windows Vista
5 8 (7.27%) Linux
6 7 (6.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.64%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.82%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.82%) Solaris
9 1 (0.91%) UNIX
9 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.91%) CentOS
9 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (18.18%) ITIL
3 12 (10.91%) MVC
3 12 (10.91%) TDD
4 11 (10.00%) Scrum
4 11 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 8 (7.27%) PRINCE2
5 8 (7.27%) Manual Testing
6 7 (6.36%) Software Testing
7 6 (5.45%) Software Engineering
7 6 (5.45%) Project Planning
7 6 (5.45%) OO
8 5 (4.55%) UML
8 5 (4.55%) Service Management
8 5 (4.55%) Information Security
8 5 (4.55%) MVVM
8 5 (4.55%) Black-Box Testing
9 4 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (3.64%) Scalability Testing
9 4 (3.64%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (25.45%) C#
2 26 (23.64%) SQL
3 9 (8.18%) C++
3 9 (8.18%) C
4 7 (6.36%) Java
4 7 (6.36%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.55%) MATLAB
6 4 (3.64%) Perl
7 3 (2.73%) VB
8 2 (1.82%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (15.45%) Degree
2 11 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (10.00%) A+ Certification
3 8 (7.27%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.27%) Security Cleared
4 7 (6.36%) ISTQB
4 7 (6.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (6.36%) ISEB
4 7 (6.36%) CCA
4 7 (6.36%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (5.45%) MCP
6 5 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (2.73%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (1.82%) MCTS
8 2 (1.82%) MCITP
8 2 (1.82%) MCSE
8 2 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.91%) MCSA
9 1 (0.91%) CCIE
9 1 (0.91%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.45%) SLA
2 3 (2.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 40 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 25 (22.73%) Hyper-V
3 22 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (13.64%) XenApp
5 14 (12.73%) XenDesktop
6 8 (7.27%) XenServer
7 6 (5.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 5 (4.55%) vSphere
9 2 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.82%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.91%) Firmware
10 1 (0.91%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.91%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.91%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.91%) UAG
Systems Management
1 23 (20.91%) SCCM
2 8 (7.27%) SCOM
2 8 (7.27%) WSUS
3 4 (3.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (2.73%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.91%) Nagios
Vendors
1 81 (73.64%) Microsoft
2 31 (28.18%) VMware
3 26 (23.64%) Citrix
4 14 (12.73%) HP
5 9 (8.18%) Dell
6 6 (5.45%) Cisco
6 6 (5.45%) Nimsoft
7 4 (3.64%) MathWorks
7 4 (3.64%) Red Gate
7 4 (3.64%) Telerik
8 3 (2.73%) Adobe
9 2 (1.82%) Oracle
9 2 (1.82%) Juniper
9 2 (1.82%) NetApp
9 2 (1.82%) SonicWALL
9 2 (1.82%) EMC
9 2 (1.82%) Sage
9 2 (1.82%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.91%) F5
10 1 (0.91%) CheckPoint
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