The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wokingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 25 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-24 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 28 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 6.52% 36.84% 48.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 87.50% 92.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 27 29
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -27.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £29,600 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £40,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Windows
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 32 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 6.52% 42.11% 52.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 31 32
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -30.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £30,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

Windows
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

Windows Salary Trend in Wokingham

Windows
Salary Histogram in Wokingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Wokingham region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Wokingham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) Citrix
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) SAN
3 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (26.67%) FMCG
4 4 (26.67%) Retail
4 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco
5 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (20.00%) SCCM
5 3 (20.00%) Time Management
5 3 (20.00%) XenApp
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (13.33%) EdgeSight
6 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
6 2 (13.33%) Android
6 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
6 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.67%) Jetty
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) DHCP
3 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
3 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
3 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
4 1 (6.67%) Bluetooth
4 1 (6.67%) SNMP
4 1 (6.67%) VoIP
4 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Technical Support
2 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) IT Support
3 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) FMCG
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) CCTV
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Android
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX
5 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Time Management
2 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) OOP
3 1 (6.67%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) MVC
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (6.67%) SDLC
3 1 (6.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCA
1 2 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (20.00%) XenApp
4 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.67%) vSphere
5 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) SCOM
2 2 (13.33%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) AppSense
4 2 (13.33%) NetApp
5 1 (6.67%) Apple
5 1 (6.67%) Sage
5 1 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Google