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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 16 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 24.24% 21.69% 30.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.73% 60.00% 87.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 28
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
22 30 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 33.33% 36.14% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 32
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 18 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Wokingham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 46 (86.79%) Microsoft
2 29 (54.72%) Active Directory
2 29 (54.72%) Hyper-V
3 28 (52.83%) VMware
4 27 (50.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (49.06%) SQL
5 26 (49.06%) Oracle
6 25 (47.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (45.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (41.51%) Citrix
8 22 (41.51%) Windows XP
9 19 (35.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 18 (33.96%) DNS
10 18 (33.96%) Windows 7
11 17 (32.08%) PowerShell
11 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (30.19%) SCCM
12 16 (30.19%) VBScript
12 16 (30.19%) VB
12 16 (30.19%) MSI
13 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
14 13 (24.53%) MS Office
15 10 (18.87%) IIS
15 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2000
16 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
17 7 (13.21%) SAN
18 6 (11.32%) Linux
18 6 (11.32%) Oracle Database 10g
18 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
18 6 (11.32%) Document Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 10 (18.87%) IIS
2 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (24.53%) MS Office
2 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.96%) DNS
2 7 (13.21%) SAN
3 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.43%) DHCP
5 4 (7.55%) VPN
5 4 (7.55%) Wireshark
5 4 (7.55%) iSCSI
6 3 (5.66%) VoIP
7 1 (1.89%) WAN
7 1 (1.89%) LAN
7 1 (1.89%) SSL
7 1 (1.89%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (11.32%) Oracle Database
3 6 (11.32%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 16 (30.19%) MSI
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.55%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Support Engineer
2 11 (20.75%) Integration Engineer
3 10 (18.87%) Implementation Specialist
3 10 (18.87%) Support Specialist
4 9 (16.98%) Analyst
5 8 (15.09%) Technical Support
5 8 (15.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (11.32%) Technical Support Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Windows Support Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Citrix Support
9 3 (5.66%) Wintel Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Citrix Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (47.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 24 (45.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (41.51%) Windows XP
4 18 (33.96%) Windows 7
5 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (11.32%) Linux
7 3 (5.66%) UNIX
7 3 (5.66%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.32%) Document Management
2 4 (7.55%) ITIL
2 4 (7.55%) Service Management
2 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
2 4 (7.55%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (5.66%) Software Deployment
3 3 (5.66%) CRM
3 3 (5.66%) Release Management
4 1 (1.89%) Data Protection
4 1 (1.89%) Incident Management
4 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) SQL
2 17 (32.08%) PowerShell
3 16 (30.19%) VBScript
3 16 (30.19%) VB
4 1 (1.89%) Python
4 1 (1.89%) Ruby
4 1 (1.89%) C
4 1 (1.89%) C++
4 1 (1.89%) Java
4 1 (1.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) CCA
1 4 (7.55%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) MCP
3 1 (1.89%) CCNA
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.89%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.89%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (54.72%) Active Directory
1 29 (54.72%) Hyper-V
2 27 (50.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.32%) XenApp
3 6 (11.32%) XenDesktop
4 4 (7.55%) XenServer
4 4 (7.55%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (7.55%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.77%) vSphere
6 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (35.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 16 (30.19%) SCCM
3 4 (7.55%) SCOM
3 4 (7.55%) EdgeSight
4 3 (5.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.89%) Netcool
Vendors
1 46 (86.79%) Microsoft
2 28 (52.83%) VMware
3 26 (49.06%) Oracle
4 22 (41.51%) Citrix
5 5 (9.43%) Cisco
6 4 (7.55%) HP
7 3 (5.66%) McAfee
7 3 (5.66%) Sophos
8 1 (1.89%) Google
8 1 (1.89%) Veeam
8 1 (1.89%) Dell
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