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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 50 107 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 21.10% 23.26% 27.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.92% 75.35% 81.25%
Number of salaries quoted 44 100 103
Average salary £33,250 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.83% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,600 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -1.11%
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
65 142 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 27.43% 30.87% 33.49%
Number of salaries quoted 57 134 122
Average salary £45,000 £28,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £57,000
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 19 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Woking

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 86 (74.78%) Microsoft
2 39 (33.91%) MS Excel
2 39 (33.91%) Active Directory
3 34 (29.57%) Citrix
4 31 (26.96%) VMware
5 30 (26.09%) .NET
6 29 (25.22%) Windows 7
7 27 (23.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (21.74%) MS Office
9 24 (20.87%) C#
9 24 (20.87%) SQL
9 24 (20.87%) Hyper-V
10 22 (19.13%) Firewall
11 21 (18.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (18.26%) ITIL
11 21 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (18.26%) SCCM
12 20 (17.39%) XenApp
12 20 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (17.39%) XenDesktop
12 20 (17.39%) SQL Server
13 19 (16.52%) TCP/IP
13 19 (16.52%) Degree
14 16 (13.91%) MS Exchange
14 16 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (13.04%) SAN
16 14 (12.17%) HP
17 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET
18 12 (10.43%) WPF
18 12 (10.43%) Automated Testing

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (13.91%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.83%) IIS
3 5 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.48%) Lync
5 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.61%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.74%) JBoss
6 2 (1.74%) Apache
6 2 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 39 (33.91%) MS Excel
2 25 (21.74%) MS Office
3 7 (6.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.61%) Acrobat
5 2 (1.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.22%) Office 365
3 3 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.13%) Firewall
2 19 (16.52%) TCP/IP
3 15 (13.04%) SAN
4 11 (9.57%) DNS
4 11 (9.57%) LAN
4 11 (9.57%) WAN
5 10 (8.70%) DHCP
6 8 (6.96%) VoIP
7 6 (5.22%) VPN
8 4 (3.48%) VLAN
8 4 (3.48%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.61%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.74%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (1.74%) HSRP
10 2 (1.74%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (1.74%) Network Security
10 2 (1.74%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.74%) IPsec
10 2 (1.74%) Internet
10 2 (1.74%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.74%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.74%) Big Data
4 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.87%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 8 (6.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.48%) MSTest
2 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (3.48%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.48%) NUnit
3 3 (2.61%) Selenium
4 2 (1.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.87%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (3.48%) Marketing
2 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.74%) Finance
3 1 (0.87%) Retail
3 1 (0.87%) Billing
3 1 (0.87%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (23.48%) Analyst
2 26 (22.61%) Support Analyst
3 25 (21.74%) Support Engineer
4 17 (14.78%) Developer
5 13 (11.30%) 1st Line Support
6 10 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (8.70%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 9 (7.83%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 8 (6.96%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (6.96%) Team Leader
8 8 (6.96%) Citrix Support
9 7 (6.09%) Software Test Engineer
9 7 (6.09%) Software Engineer
9 7 (6.09%) Service Analyst
9 7 (6.09%) Test Engineer
9 7 (6.09%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (6.09%) Citrix Support Analyst
9 7 (6.09%) Citrix Analyst
10 6 (5.22%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (26.09%) .NET
2 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET
3 12 (10.43%) WPF
4 11 (9.57%) WCF
5 10 (8.70%) HTML
5 10 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (6.96%) Web Services
7 5 (4.35%) XML
7 5 (4.35%) WinForms
7 5 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (3.48%) HTML5
8 4 (3.48%) LINQ
9 3 (2.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 3 (2.61%) STL
9 3 (2.61%) Regular Expression
10 2 (1.74%) REST
10 2 (1.74%) Spring
10 2 (1.74%) jQuery
10 2 (1.74%) XSLT
10 2 (1.74%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.83%) Blackberry
3 7 (6.09%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.48%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.61%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.61%) Clustering
6 2 (1.74%) CMDB
6 2 (1.74%) CCTV
7 1 (0.87%) Derivative
7 1 (0.87%) iPhone
7 1 (0.87%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 29 (25.22%) Windows 7
2 27 (23.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (18.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (9.57%) Windows 8
5 9 (7.83%) Windows Vista
6 8 (6.96%) Linux
7 7 (6.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (5.22%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.74%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (1.74%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.74%) Solaris
10 1 (0.87%) UNIX
10 1 (0.87%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.87%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.87%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.26%) ITIL
1 21 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (10.43%) Automated Testing
3 11 (9.57%) TDD
3 11 (9.57%) Line Management
4 10 (8.70%) Scrum
4 10 (8.70%) MVC
5 9 (7.83%) Manual Testing
6 8 (6.96%) Software Testing
7 7 (6.09%) Service Management
8 6 (5.22%) Project Planning
9 5 (4.35%) Information Security
9 5 (4.35%) Software Engineering
9 5 (4.35%) Network Design
9 5 (4.35%) Workflow
9 5 (4.35%) PRINCE2
9 5 (4.35%) OO
9 5 (4.35%) MVVM
10 4 (3.48%) Scalability Testing
10 4 (3.48%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (20.87%) C#
1 24 (20.87%) SQL
2 8 (6.96%) C
3 7 (6.09%) C++
4 6 (5.22%) Java
4 6 (5.22%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.22%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.48%) VB
5 4 (3.48%) Perl
5 4 (3.48%) MATLAB
6 2 (1.74%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.74%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.87%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (16.52%) Degree
2 11 (9.57%) A+ Certification
3 9 (7.83%) SC Cleared
3 9 (7.83%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.83%) MCP
4 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (6.09%) ISTQB
5 7 (6.09%) ISEB
5 7 (6.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (4.35%) CCA
6 5 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (4.35%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (3.48%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (3.48%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.74%) MCSE
8 2 (1.74%) CCIE
8 2 (1.74%) CCNP
8 2 (1.74%) CCNA
9 1 (0.87%) MCSA
9 1 (0.87%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) SLA
2 3 (2.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (33.91%) Active Directory
2 24 (20.87%) Hyper-V
3 20 (17.39%) XenApp
3 20 (17.39%) XenDesktop
3 20 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.22%) vSphere
4 6 (5.22%) XenServer
4 6 (5.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (1.74%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.74%) Firmware
5 2 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.87%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.87%) UAG
6 1 (0.87%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.87%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.87%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (18.26%) SCCM
2 9 (7.83%) SCOM
3 6 (5.22%) WSUS
4 4 (3.48%) SCVMM
5 3 (2.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.74%) Nagios
7 1 (0.87%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.87%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.87%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 86 (74.78%) Microsoft
2 34 (29.57%) Citrix
3 31 (26.96%) VMware
4 14 (12.17%) HP
5 8 (6.96%) Dell
5 8 (6.96%) Cisco
6 4 (3.48%) MathWorks
6 4 (3.48%) Telerik
6 4 (3.48%) Red Gate
6 4 (3.48%) Nimsoft
7 3 (2.61%) Oracle
7 3 (2.61%) Adobe
8 2 (1.74%) Juniper
8 2 (1.74%) NetApp
8 2 (1.74%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.74%) Sage
8 2 (1.74%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.74%) SonicWALL
8 2 (1.74%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.74%) EMC
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