The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 43 75 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 25.90% 30.00% 26.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 86.00% 96.15% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 43 28
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £92,150 £62,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
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 Brentwood region.

Operating Systems Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
50 78 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 30.12% 31.20% 52.80%
Number of salaries quoted 21 43 58
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,250 £85,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Windows
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

Windows Salary Trend in Brentwood

Windows
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 29 (44.62%) Finance
2 28 (43.08%) Linux
3 26 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 24 (36.92%) SQL Server
5 23 (35.38%) Windows Server
6 22 (33.85%) VMware
7 21 (32.31%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (29.23%) .NET
9 16 (24.62%) Active Directory
9 16 (24.62%) Citrix
10 15 (23.08%) SAN
10 15 (23.08%) Oracle
10 15 (23.08%) SQL
10 15 (23.08%) VB
11 14 (21.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (18.46%) SCCM
12 12 (18.46%) Windows 10
12 12 (18.46%) Symantec
12 12 (18.46%) Microsoft App-V
12 12 (18.46%) Configuration Management
13 11 (16.92%) Service Delivery
13 11 (16.92%) Workflow
13 11 (16.92%) VBScript
13 11 (16.92%) MS Office
13 11 (16.92%) Mentoring
13 11 (16.92%) Data Centre
13 11 (16.92%) PowerShell
14 10 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
14 10 (15.38%) XenApp
14 10 (15.38%) IIS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 10 (15.38%) IIS
2 8 (12.31%) JBoss
3 5 (7.69%) Apache
3 5 (7.69%) GlassFish
4 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (16.92%) MS Office
2 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.08%) MS Project
4 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.08%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.08%) SAN
2 8 (12.31%) NAS
3 5 (7.69%) LAN
3 5 (7.69%) WAN
4 4 (6.15%) Firewall
4 4 (6.15%) NetScaler
5 2 (3.08%) DHCP
5 2 (3.08%) DNS
5 2 (3.08%) LDAP
5 2 (3.08%) VoIP
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (1.54%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (36.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) RDBMS
2 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.62%) MS Access
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Subversion
1 8 (12.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (3.08%) VisualVM
General
1 29 (44.62%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Automotive
2 1 (1.54%) Banking
2 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.54%) Marketing
2 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (10.77%) Architect
1 7 (10.77%) Desktop Specialist
2 6 (9.23%) Associate Director
2 6 (9.23%) Desktop Support
3 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (6.15%) Analyst
4 4 (6.15%) Applications Packager
4 4 (6.15%) C++ Developer
4 4 (6.15%) Developer
4 4 (6.15%) Development Specialist
4 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Architect
4 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (6.15%) IT Support
4 4 (6.15%) SCCM Specialist
4 4 (6.15%) Support Analyst
5 3 (4.62%) DevOps Manager
5 3 (4.62%) E-Commerce Support
5 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (4.62%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.23%) .NET
2 6 (9.23%) Middleware
3 5 (7.69%) XML
4 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.62%) Flash
4 3 (4.62%) SOAP
4 3 (4.62%) Web Services
5 2 (3.08%) COM+
5 2 (3.08%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.23%) Blackberry
2 6 (9.23%) Fat Client
2 6 (9.23%) Mobile Computing
2 6 (9.23%) Thin Client
3 4 (6.15%) CMDB
3 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.15%) iSeries
4 3 (4.62%) AS400
4 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.08%) DataPower
5 2 (3.08%) IVR
5 2 (3.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.08%) Linux
2 23 (35.38%) Windows Server
3 14 (21.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (18.46%) Windows 10
5 6 (9.23%) Android
5 6 (9.23%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.62%) AIX
6 3 (4.62%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (4.62%) Solaris
6 3 (4.62%) Unix
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.46%) Configuration Management
2 11 (16.92%) Mentoring
2 11 (16.92%) Service Delivery
2 11 (16.92%) Workflow
3 10 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (12.31%) Translating Business Requirements
5 7 (10.77%) ITIL
5 7 (10.77%) SDLC
6 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.23%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce
6 6 (9.23%) ITSM
6 6 (9.23%) Logistics
6 6 (9.23%) Software Delivery
6 6 (9.23%) Waterfall
7 5 (7.69%) Change Management
7 5 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (7.69%) System Testing
7 5 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.08%) SQL
1 15 (23.08%) VB
2 11 (16.92%) PowerShell
2 11 (16.92%) VBScript
3 7 (10.77%) C#
3 7 (10.77%) KiXtart
4 6 (9.23%) Java
5 4 (6.15%) C
5 4 (6.15%) C++
5 4 (6.15%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.62%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (32.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (24.62%) Active Directory
3 12 (18.46%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (15.38%) XenApp
5 6 (9.23%) vSphere
5 6 (9.23%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.62%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) SCCM
2 7 (10.77%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 3 (4.62%) Tivoli
3 3 (4.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (3.08%) Opsview
Vendors
1 26 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (33.85%) VMware
3 16 (24.62%) Citrix
4 15 (23.08%) Oracle
5 12 (18.46%) Symantec
6 9 (13.85%) Red Hat
7 8 (12.31%) MKS
8 7 (10.77%) IBM
9 6 (9.23%) Apple
9 6 (9.23%) AppSense
9 6 (9.23%) Dell
9 6 (9.23%) HP
10 3 (4.62%) BMC
10 3 (4.62%) Cisco
10 3 (4.62%) NetApp
11 2 (3.08%) ServiceNow
11 2 (3.08%) SolarWinds
11 2 (3.08%) Splunk
11 2 (3.08%) webMethods
12 1 (1.54%) Altiris