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 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 7 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 3 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Beckenham 13.04% 33.33% 39.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 80.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 11
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -34.52%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
3 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Beckenham 13.04% 41.67% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 11
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -34.52%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Beckenham

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) MS Office
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) McAfee
3 3 (37.50%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Patch Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment
4 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (25.00%) Release Management
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (25.00%) WordPress
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) CMS
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Beckenham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) WordPress
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Production Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Change Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Patch Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Release Management
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Distribution
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Server Patching
3 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) McAfee
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Avaya
4 2 (25.00%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) LANDesk
5 1 (12.50%) Lumension