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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 24 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 20.34% 17.91% 27.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 82.76% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 23
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -32.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
24 29 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 20.34% 21.64% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 24
Average salary £45,000 £32,250 £37,092
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.53% -13.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 31 August 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Basildon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 36 (73.47%) SQL Server
2 35 (71.43%) SQL
3 27 (55.10%) ITIL
4 24 (48.98%) MS Excel
4 24 (48.98%) Replication
5 23 (46.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (46.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 23 (46.94%) T-SQL
6 22 (44.90%) Database Mirroring
7 21 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (40.82%) Finance
9 19 (38.78%) Clustering
9 19 (38.78%) SQL Server 2000
9 19 (38.78%) Performance Tuning
10 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (36.73%) MCSA
10 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 16 (32.65%) Capacity Planning
11 16 (32.65%) High Availability
12 15 (30.61%) Red Gate
13 12 (24.49%) Service Delivery
14 10 (20.41%) .NET
14 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2005
16 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
16 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
17 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
18 6 (12.24%) Java
18 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.08%) Captiva
2 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (48.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.20%) NetScreen
2 5 (10.20%) Firewall
2 5 (10.20%) VPN
2 5 (10.20%) LAN
3 2 (4.08%) DHCP
3 2 (4.08%) DNS
4 1 (2.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (73.47%) SQL Server
2 23 (46.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (46.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 21 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (38.78%) SQL Server 2000
5 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (8.16%) MySQL
9 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (2.04%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.04%) Hudson
2 1 (2.04%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 20 (40.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) DBA
1 24 (48.98%) SQL DBA
2 15 (30.61%) Senior SQL DBA
2 15 (30.61%) Senior DBA
3 13 (26.53%) SQL Server DBA
4 12 (24.49%) Administrator
5 8 (16.33%) Senior SQL Server DBA
6 7 (14.29%) Developer
7 6 (12.24%) Analyst
7 6 (12.24%) Server Administrator
8 5 (10.20%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) .NET Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Network Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Analyst Programmer
8 5 (10.20%) Programmer
9 3 (6.12%) Senior Analyst Programmer
9 3 (6.12%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) Senior Programmer
10 2 (4.08%) COBOL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) .NET
2 5 (10.20%) XML
3 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.08%) jQuery
4 2 (4.08%) Web Services
5 1 (2.04%) HTML
5 1 (2.04%) CSS
5 1 (2.04%) DOM
5 1 (2.04%) XSLT
5 1 (2.04%) Spring
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.04%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.04%) Ajax
5 1 (2.04%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.04%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (48.98%) Replication
2 19 (38.78%) Clustering
3 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (10.20%) Data Integration
4 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) NHS
5 1 (2.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) ITIL
2 22 (44.90%) Database Mirroring
3 19 (38.78%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (32.65%) Capacity Planning
4 16 (32.65%) High Availability
5 12 (24.49%) Service Delivery
6 8 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (12.24%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (10.20%) Load Balancing
8 5 (10.20%) Workflow
9 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.12%) MVC
9 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.08%) Integration Testing
10 2 (4.08%) OOD
11 1 (2.04%) Project Management
11 1 (2.04%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (71.43%) SQL
2 23 (46.94%) T-SQL
3 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 6 (12.24%) Java
5 5 (10.20%) VBScript
5 5 (10.20%) VBA
6 4 (8.16%) C#
7 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.08%) Perl
8 2 (4.08%) COBOL
8 2 (4.08%) VB
9 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Certification
1 18 (36.73%) MCSA
2 5 (10.20%) CCSA
2 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.20%) CCNP
2 5 (10.20%) CCNA
3 2 (4.08%) MCITP
3 2 (4.08%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.04%) CCEE
4 1 (2.04%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) BS25999
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) XenDesktop
2 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.04%) XenServer
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Red Gate
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.20%) F5
3 5 (10.20%) SolarWinds
3 5 (10.20%) Infoblox
3 5 (10.20%) Blue Coat
3 5 (10.20%) Cisco
3 5 (10.20%) Nortel
3 5 (10.20%) Avaya
3 5 (10.20%) Juniper
3 5 (10.20%) CheckPoint
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle
4 3 (6.12%) Citrix
4 3 (6.12%) VMware
5 2 (4.08%) Kofax
5 2 (4.08%) Micro Focus
6 1 (2.04%) OpenText
6 1 (2.04%) Twitter
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