The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Beckenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 5 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Beckenham 17.24% 22.58% 43.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 9
Average salary £36,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.72% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £21,900 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £28,100 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Windows
London

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

Operating Systems Category
Beckenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Beckenham 17.24% 22.58% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 11
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% +3.77%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Beckenham

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Beckenham

Windows
Salary Trend in Beckenham

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

Windows Salary Trend in Beckenham

Windows
Salary Histogram in Beckenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Beckenham region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Beckenham

Windows
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Beckenham

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Beckenham 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 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) IIS
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Finance

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Beckenham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Beckenham 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 (60.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Production Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec