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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 17 20 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 17.54% 14.74% 28.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.56% 56.00% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 26
Average salary £41,500 £41,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% +26.15%
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
18 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 31.58% 26.32% 29.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 27
Average salary £41,000 £41,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.15%
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 23 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Wokingham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 31 (83.78%) Microsoft
2 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
3 16 (43.24%) Hyper-V
4 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (37.84%) VMware
4 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (37.84%) SQL
5 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (29.73%) Oracle
6 11 (29.73%) Citrix
7 10 (27.03%) Windows XP
8 9 (24.32%) MS Office
8 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
9 8 (21.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 7 (18.92%) SAN
11 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (16.22%) IIS
11 6 (16.22%) Linux
11 6 (16.22%) DNS
11 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
11 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
11 6 (16.22%) XenApp
11 6 (16.22%) XenDesktop
11 6 (16.22%) Windows 7
12 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
12 5 (13.51%) SCCM
12 5 (13.51%) VBScript
12 5 (13.51%) VB
12 5 (13.51%) Cisco

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (16.22%) IIS
2 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Office
2 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) SAN
2 6 (16.22%) DNS
2 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.81%) VPN
3 4 (10.81%) DHCP
3 4 (10.81%) iSCSI
3 4 (10.81%) Wireshark
4 2 (5.41%) VoIP
5 1 (2.70%) WAN
5 1 (2.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MSI
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Support Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) Technical Support
4 6 (16.22%) Support Specialist
4 6 (16.22%) Technical Support Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Implementation Specialist
5 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (10.81%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Support Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Citrix Support
6 3 (8.11%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Wintel Support
6 3 (8.11%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (2.70%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (27.03%) Windows XP
4 6 (16.22%) Linux
4 6 (16.22%) Windows 7
5 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.11%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (8.11%) UNIX
7 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.81%) Service Management
1 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
1 4 (10.81%) ITIL
1 4 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (10.81%) Document Management
2 3 (8.11%) Release Management
2 3 (8.11%) Software Deployment
2 3 (8.11%) CRM
3 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
3 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.70%) OOD
3 1 (2.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
2 5 (13.51%) VBScript
2 5 (13.51%) VB
3 2 (5.41%) C
3 2 (5.41%) C++
3 2 (5.41%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) Python
3 2 (5.41%) Ruby
4 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) CCA
1 4 (10.81%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.70%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.70%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
2 16 (43.24%) Hyper-V
3 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (16.22%) XenApp
4 6 (16.22%) XenDesktop
5 4 (10.81%) Terminal Services
5 4 (10.81%) XenServer
5 4 (10.81%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (5.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (13.51%) SCCM
3 4 (10.81%) SCOM
3 4 (10.81%) EdgeSight
4 3 (8.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.70%) Netcool
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (37.84%) VMware
3 11 (29.73%) Oracle
3 11 (29.73%) Citrix
4 5 (13.51%) Cisco
5 4 (10.81%) HP
6 3 (8.11%) McAfee
6 3 (8.11%) Sophos
7 1 (2.70%) Google
7 1 (2.70%) SaltStack
7 1 (2.70%) Dell
Wokingham, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
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