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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 17 7
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 9 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 12.86% 12.00% 20.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 69.23% 75.00% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 14
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £37,500 £40,050
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
13 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 18.57% 16.00% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 20
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Wokingham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) Citrix
3 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (44.44%) SAN
5 7 (38.89%) SQL
5 7 (38.89%) XenApp
6 6 (33.33%) XenDesktop
6 6 (33.33%) Windows XP
6 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (27.78%) Terminal Services
7 5 (27.78%) Linux
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) CCA
7 5 (27.78%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (27.78%) DHCP
7 5 (27.78%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (27.78%) XenServer
7 5 (27.78%) Wireshark
7 5 (27.78%) iSCSI
7 5 (27.78%) SCOM
7 5 (27.78%) EdgeSight
8 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (22.22%) FMCG
8 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
8 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.56%) Jetty
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) SAN
2 5 (27.78%) DHCP
2 5 (27.78%) Wireshark
2 5 (27.78%) iSCSI
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (5.56%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) Bluetooth
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
4 1 (5.56%) Internet
4 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
General
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Technical Support
2 8 (44.44%) Support Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Citrix Support
5 3 (16.67%) IT Support
5 3 (16.67%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
7 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
7 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Developer
7 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Flash
1 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) FMCG
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) CCTV
2 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (27.78%) Linux
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.11%) UNIX
5 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
1 5 (27.78%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.56%) Time Management
3 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.56%) OO
3 1 (5.56%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) C++
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) CCA
1 5 (27.78%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CWNA
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (38.89%) XenApp
3 6 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 5 (27.78%) XenServer
4 5 (27.78%) Terminal Services
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) SCOM
1 5 (27.78%) EdgeSight
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) Citrix
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) AppSense
5 1 (5.56%) Google
5 1 (5.56%) SaltStack
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) Apple
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