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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Beckenham 33.33% 31.82% 25.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 100.00% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 5
Average salary £27,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.52% +12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
6 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Beckenham 50.00% 31.82% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 9
Average salary £27,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.52% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £42,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 23 September 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 5 (83.33%) MS Office
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (83.33%) Windows XP
1 5 (83.33%) VPN
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 8
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) SCCM
4 1 (16.67%) CCENT
4 1 (16.67%) WordPress
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Beckenham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) MS Access
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) IT Support
2 4 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Junior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows XP
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 8
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
1 1 (16.67%) VB
1 1 (16.67%) VBA
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) CCENT
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco