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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 2 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 36 40 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 32.73% 50.00% 14.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 97.30% 90.91% 79.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35 28 27
Average salary £30,000 £39,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.05% -31.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £18,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £51,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +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
37 44 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 33.64% 55.00% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 33
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 19 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Wokingham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 37 (77.08%) Microsoft
2 29 (60.42%) VMware
3 28 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (56.25%) Oracle
5 25 (52.08%) SQL
5 25 (52.08%) Hyper-V
6 22 (45.83%) Active Directory
7 18 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 18 (37.50%) PowerShell
7 18 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (35.42%) Windows 7
8 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (35.42%) VBScript
8 17 (35.42%) Windows XP
8 17 (35.42%) DNS
9 16 (33.33%) VB
9 16 (33.33%) Citrix
9 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 16 (33.33%) MSI
9 16 (33.33%) SCCM
10 15 (31.25%) IIS
11 13 (27.08%) MS Office
12 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2000
13 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
13 7 (14.58%) Linux
14 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
14 6 (12.50%) Document Management
14 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
15 5 (10.42%) Banking

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 15 (31.25%) IIS
2 4 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (27.08%) MS Office
2 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 17 (35.42%) DNS
2 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.33%) VPN
2 4 (8.33%) Firewall
3 3 (6.25%) SAN
3 3 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (2.08%) SSL
4 1 (2.08%) VoIP
4 1 (2.08%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.25%) MySQL
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (33.33%) MSI
2 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
1 5 (10.42%) Banking
2 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Support Specialist
1 11 (22.92%) Integration Engineer
1 11 (22.92%) Implementation Specialist
2 8 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Windows Support Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Applications Packager
6 2 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (4.17%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.08%) SQL DBA
7 1 (2.08%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) UNIX Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.08%) CSS
2 1 (2.08%) WinForms
2 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.08%) WCF
2 1 (2.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.08%) Clustering
1 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (35.42%) Windows 7
2 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2012
2 17 (35.42%) Windows XP
3 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (14.58%) Linux
5 3 (6.25%) Debian
6 2 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.50%) Document Management
2 4 (8.33%) Service Management
3 3 (6.25%) CRM
3 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.08%) MVC
4 1 (2.08%) Scrum
4 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.08%) OOP
4 1 (2.08%) OO
4 1 (2.08%) Change Management
4 1 (2.08%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.08%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.08%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.08%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (52.08%) SQL
2 18 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 17 (35.42%) VBScript
4 16 (33.33%) VB
5 1 (2.08%) C#
5 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) MCSA
1 3 (6.25%) CCNA
1 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) MCP
3 1 (2.08%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
1 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (52.08%) Hyper-V
3 22 (45.83%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.25%) KVM
5 2 (4.17%) vSphere
6 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 16 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) Netcool
2 1 (2.08%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 37 (77.08%) Microsoft
2 29 (60.42%) VMware
3 27 (56.25%) Oracle
4 16 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (2.08%) HP
6 1 (2.08%) Dell
6 1 (2.08%) Veeam
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