The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 21 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 22.83% 27.12% 25.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.73% 100.00% 92.59%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 22
Average salary £25,250 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.87% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,300 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
Windows
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Operating Systems Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
44 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 47.83% 27.12% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 24
Average salary £25,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,200 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Windows
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

Windows Salary Trend in Basildon

Windows
Salary Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Basildon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 (57.41%) SQL
1 31 (57.41%) SQL Server
1 31 (57.41%) ITIL
2 30 (55.56%) MCSA
2 30 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 30 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (53.70%) T-SQL
3 29 (53.70%) Finance
3 29 (53.70%) Replication
3 29 (53.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (53.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (53.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 27 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 27 (50.00%) Clustering
4 27 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 27 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 27 (50.00%) Red Gate
4 27 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 27 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
5 20 (37.04%) SQL Server 2014
6 19 (35.19%) High Availability
7 17 (31.48%) Service Delivery
7 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
8 16 (29.63%) Windows Server
9 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
10 13 (24.07%) VMware
10 13 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (22.22%) MS Office
12 9 (16.67%) Software Delivery
13 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 4 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 30 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 12 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) LAN
2 4 (7.41%) iSCSI
2 4 (7.41%) NAS
2 4 (7.41%) SAN
3 3 (5.56%) WAN
4 2 (3.70%) DHCP
4 2 (3.70%) DNS
4 2 (3.70%) Firewall
4 2 (3.70%) Network Security
4 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.70%) VPN
4 2 (3.70%) Wireless
5 1 (1.85%) Internet
5 1 (1.85%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.85%) VLAN
5 1 (1.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (57.41%) SQL Server
2 29 (53.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 29 (53.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 29 (53.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 27 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 20 (37.04%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (5.56%) MySQL
7 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Moq
1 1 (1.85%) NUnit
1 1 (1.85%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 29 (53.70%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Billing
2 1 (1.85%) Retail
2 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (53.70%) DBA
1 29 (53.70%) SQL DBA
2 23 (42.59%) SQL Server DBA
3 11 (20.37%) Analyst
3 11 (20.37%) Support Engineer
4 10 (18.52%) Senior DBA
4 10 (18.52%) Senior SQL DBA
4 10 (18.52%) Senior SQL Server DBA
5 9 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) Support Analyst
7 6 (11.11%) 1st Line Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 5 (9.26%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) .NET Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) .NET
1 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.70%) CSS
2 2 (3.70%) HTML
2 2 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.85%) Ajax
3 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (1.85%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.85%) jQuery
3 1 (1.85%) NHibernate
3 1 (1.85%) WCF
3 1 (1.85%) WinForms
3 1 (1.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (53.70%) Replication
2 27 (50.00%) Clustering
3 5 (9.26%) Fat Client
3 5 (9.26%) Thin Client
4 3 (5.56%) CMDB
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.63%) Windows Server
2 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (57.41%) ITIL
2 27 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 27 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
2 27 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 19 (35.19%) High Availability
4 17 (31.48%) Service Delivery
5 9 (16.67%) Software Delivery
6 4 (7.41%) Asset Management
6 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.41%) Software Asset Management
7 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.70%) CRM
8 2 (3.70%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.70%) MVC
8 2 (3.70%) Security Management
9 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.85%) Project Management
9 1 (1.85%) Quality Management
9 1 (1.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 31 (57.41%) SQL
2 29 (53.70%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
4 2 (3.70%) C#
4 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.85%) PHP
5 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (55.56%) MCSA
1 30 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.26%) MCSE
3 4 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.70%) CCNP
4 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.85%) Degree
5 1 (1.85%) MCP
5 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) BS25999
1 3 (5.56%) ISO22301
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 13 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (9.26%) vSphere
5 3 (5.56%) XenApp
6 2 (3.70%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (50.00%) Red Gate
2 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
3 13 (24.07%) VMware
4 5 (9.26%) Cisco
4 5 (9.26%) Veeam
5 4 (7.41%) Citrix
6 2 (3.70%) Blue Coat
6 2 (3.70%) BT
6 2 (3.70%) Fortinet
6 2 (3.70%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.85%) Avaya
7 1 (1.85%) BroadSoft
7 1 (1.85%) Juniper
7 1 (1.85%) Veritas
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