The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Beckenham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Beckenham 22.22% 43.75% 44.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 77.78% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 11
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £25,750 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Beckenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Beckenham 22.22% 56.25% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 11
Average salary £27,500 £38,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.03% +23.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £17,350
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
London

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 18 April 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 6 (60.00%) Firewall
4 6 (60.00%) Citrix
4 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 5 (50.00%) BGP
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (50.00%) XenApp
6 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (30.00%) VPN
7 3 (30.00%) MS Office
7 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (30.00%) Veeam
7 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (30.00%) Degree
7 3 (30.00%) Wireless
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (20.00%) MCTS
8 2 (20.00%) ZyXEL
8 2 (20.00%) SonicWALL
8 2 (20.00%) NETGEAR
8 2 (20.00%) Replication
8 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (20.00%) DNS
8 2 (20.00%) SSL

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Beckenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) BGP
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) SSL
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) Internet
5 1 (10.00%) SAN
5 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MS Access
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (10.00%) Junior
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support
2 1 (10.00%) Junior IT Support
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) VBScript
1 1 (10.00%) VB
1 1 (10.00%) VBA
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) MCTS
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) XenApp
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Veeam
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) ZyXEL
4 2 (20.00%) SonicWALL
4 2 (20.00%) NETGEAR
4 2 (20.00%) Sage
5 1 (10.00%) Symantec
5 1 (10.00%) McAfee
5 1 (10.00%) Kaspersky
5 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard