Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for X-Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited X-Windows over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

X-Windows
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1189 1178 1254
Rank change year-on-year -11 +76 +17
Permanent jobs citing X-Windows 14 46 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.024% 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.019% 0.062% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 13 42 18
UK median annual salary £75,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +114.29% -5.41% -22.11%
10th Percentile £19,625 £30,000 £21,400
90th Percentile £85,000 £48,625 £57,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £21,250 £32,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year -34.62% -9.09% -24.74%

X-Windows is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 72262 74099 83263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.11% 38.97% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 60024 64274 71181
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

X-Windows
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing X-Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for X-Windows in the UK

X-Windows
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for X-Windows in the UK

X-Windows
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing X-Windows over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for X-Windows in the UK

X-Windows
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing X-Windows within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +29 13 £75,000 +114.29%
London +5 9 £75,000 +100.00%
UK excluding London +18 4 £21,250 -34.62%
North of England - 3 £21,250 -
Yorkshire - 3 £21,250 -
South East +38 1 £28,000 -21.13%

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing X-Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for X-Windows.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Mac OS X
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 7 (50.00%) Office 365
4 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (50.00%) User Experience
5 5 (35.71%) VMware
5 5 (35.71%) VPN
5 5 (35.71%) Linux
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL
5 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
6 4 (28.57%) Jamf Pro
6 4 (28.57%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (28.57%) vCenter Server
6 4 (28.57%) MySQL
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (28.57%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (28.57%) AppSense
6 4 (28.57%) Front Office
6 4 (28.57%) Migration
6 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
6 4 (28.57%) Service Management
6 4 (28.57%) Process Management
6 4 (28.57%) Change Management
6 4 (28.57%) Firewall

X-Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 3 (21.43%) Apache Solr
2 3 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
3 2 (14.29%) CMS
4 1 (7.14%) Apache
4 1 (7.14%) Confluence
4 1 (7.14%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) JBoss
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Office 365
2 4 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (21.43%) GitHub
3 3 (21.43%) SaaS
4 2 (14.29%) G Suite
5 1 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (7.14%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) VPN
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) AMQP
4 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
4 1 (7.14%) HTTP
4 1 (7.14%) ICMP
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
4 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) IntelliJ
2 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) Maven
General
1 4 (28.57%) Front Office
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Publishing
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) IT Support
2 4 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Service Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Lead Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Service Manager
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) JSON
1 4 (28.57%) SAML
2 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
2 3 (21.43%) JMS
2 3 (21.43%) Node.js
2 3 (21.43%) REST
2 3 (21.43%) RESTful
2 3 (21.43%) SOAP
2 3 (21.43%) Spring
2 3 (21.43%) Spring Batch
2 3 (21.43%) Spring Integration
2 3 (21.43%) Spring Security
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) User Experience
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (28.57%) Fat Client
2 4 (28.57%) Mobile Computing
2 4 (28.57%) Thin Client
3 3 (21.43%) Algorithms
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (21.43%) Data Structures
3 3 (21.43%) iPad
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (21.43%) Mac OS
5 3 (21.43%) Unix
6 1 (7.14%) CentOS
6 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 4 (28.57%) Data Management
3 4 (28.57%) High Availability
3 4 (28.57%) ITSM
3 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 4 (28.57%) Process Management
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) BDD
4 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Open Source
4 3 (21.43%) Product Management
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 3 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) XPath
3 2 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (21.43%) Master's Degree
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (28.57%) Terminal Server
2 4 (28.57%) Virtual Desktop
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Jamf Pro
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
1 4 (28.57%) vCenter Server
2 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) AppSense
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) ServiceNow
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Adobe
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com