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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 24 26 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 17.91% 27.08% 30.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 82.76% 96.30% 84.78%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 29
Average salary £34,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
29 27 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 21.64% 28.13% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 32
Average salary £32,250 £37,092 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.05% +5.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 28 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Basildon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 37 (59.68%) SQL Server
2 24 (38.71%) SQL
3 23 (37.10%) Finance
4 21 (33.87%) Microsoft
5 20 (32.26%) Active Directory
6 18 (29.03%) T-SQL
6 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (27.42%) Performance Tuning
7 17 (27.42%) Oracle
8 16 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (24.19%) Linux
9 15 (24.19%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (20.97%) MCP
12 12 (19.35%) Cisco
13 11 (17.74%) VMware
13 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (17.74%) Windows 7
14 10 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (16.13%) Spring.NET
14 10 (16.13%) Kanban
14 10 (16.13%) WPF
14 10 (16.13%) Unity DI Container
14 10 (16.13%) Web Application Development
14 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (16.13%) Dependency Injection
14 10 (16.13%) Inversion of Control
14 10 (16.13%) MSTest
14 10 (16.13%) MVVM

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 9 (14.52%) MS Exchange
1 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (4.84%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Office
2 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) AWD
2 4 (6.45%) SAP Business One
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) Firewall
2 7 (11.29%) DNS
2 7 (11.29%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.06%) SSH
3 5 (8.06%) Internet
3 5 (8.06%) SNMP
3 5 (8.06%) NAS
4 4 (6.45%) iSCSI
4 4 (6.45%) DHCP
5 3 (4.84%) ADSL
5 3 (4.84%) VoIP
6 2 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (3.23%) VPN
6 2 (3.23%) LDAP
7 1 (1.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (59.68%) SQL Server
2 16 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (9.68%) Oracle Database
6 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.61%) OLTP
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) MSTest
1 10 (16.13%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (16.13%) Moq
1 10 (16.13%) NUnit
General
1 23 (37.10%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.23%) Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Back Office
3 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) DBA
2 16 (25.81%) SQL Server DBA
2 16 (25.81%) SQL DBA
3 12 (19.35%) Analyst
3 12 (19.35%) Support Analyst
4 10 (16.13%) Developer
4 10 (16.13%) .NET Developer
5 8 (12.90%) Operations Manager
6 7 (11.29%) Support Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (8.06%) Administrator
8 5 (8.06%) IT Operations Manager
8 5 (8.06%) Data Centre Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Data Analyst
10 3 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) IT Support Analyst
10 3 (4.84%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.13%) Spring.NET
1 10 (16.13%) WPF
1 10 (16.13%) Unity DI Container
1 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (16.13%) Castle Windsor
1 10 (16.13%) Ninject
1 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET
1 10 (16.13%) .NET
1 10 (16.13%) WinForms
2 7 (11.29%) WCF
2 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 7 (11.29%) Razor View Engine
3 6 (9.68%) ADSI
4 1 (1.61%) HTML
4 1 (1.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (11.29%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (8.06%) AS400
3 5 (8.06%) iSeries
3 5 (8.06%) Open Source
4 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (4.84%) Social Network
6 2 (3.23%) PMI
7 1 (1.61%) Clustering
7 1 (1.61%) Replication
7 1 (1.61%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (24.19%) Linux
3 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (17.74%) Windows 7
4 9 (14.52%) UNIX
5 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (8.06%) Windows 2000
7 3 (4.84%) Android
8 2 (3.23%) CentOS
8 2 (3.23%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.61%) Solaris
9 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (16.13%) Kanban
2 10 (16.13%) Web Application Development
2 10 (16.13%) Dependency Injection
2 10 (16.13%) MVVM
2 10 (16.13%) Scrum
2 10 (16.13%) MVC
2 10 (16.13%) TDD
3 8 (12.90%) ITIL
4 6 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 5 (8.06%) ERP
5 5 (8.06%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (6.45%) Resource Management
6 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.45%) Project Management
7 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.23%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.23%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.71%) SQL
2 18 (29.03%) T-SQL
3 10 (16.13%) C#
4 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.23%) Python
5 2 (3.23%) Perl
6 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (20.97%) MCP
3 8 (12.90%) MCSE
4 7 (11.29%) MCTS
4 7 (11.29%) MCAD
4 7 (11.29%) MCSD
5 6 (9.68%) MCITP
6 4 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.23%) VCP5
7 2 (3.23%) Degree
7 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.23%) PMP
7 2 (3.23%) PMI Certification
7 2 (3.23%) CCA
7 2 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (32.26%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.29%) NFS
4 5 (8.06%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.23%) vSphere
5 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.23%) XenServer
5 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) Tivoli
1 5 (8.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 5 (8.06%) HP SIM
2 2 (3.23%) Nagios
2 2 (3.23%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.61%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 21 (33.87%) Microsoft
2 17 (27.42%) Oracle
3 12 (19.35%) Cisco
4 11 (17.74%) VMware
5 7 (11.29%) Red Hat
6 6 (9.68%) Citrix
7 5 (8.06%) HP
7 5 (8.06%) IBM
7 5 (8.06%) Polycom
7 5 (8.06%) SolarWinds
7 5 (8.06%) IPFX
8 4 (6.45%) NetApp
8 4 (6.45%) SAP
9 3 (4.84%) Facebook
9 3 (4.84%) Twitter
10 2 (3.23%) Juniper
11 1 (1.61%) Sun
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