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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 32 40 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 31.37% 41.24% 19.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 94.12% 95.24% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 8
Average salary £20,000 £40,500 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.61% -28.31%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
34 42 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 33.33% 43.30% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 11
Average salary £32,000 £42,500 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.70% -24.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £56,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 26 (37.14%) Finance
2 24 (34.29%) VMware
3 23 (32.86%) SQL
3 23 (32.86%) SQL Server
4 22 (31.43%) Oracle
4 22 (31.43%) Linux
4 22 (31.43%) Active Directory
5 20 (28.57%) .NET
6 18 (25.71%) Windows XP
6 18 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (24.29%) Citrix
7 17 (24.29%) Microsoft
8 16 (22.86%) Java
8 16 (22.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (21.43%) SAN
9 15 (21.43%) E-Commerce
10 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (18.57%) Service Delivery
12 12 (17.14%) Incident Management
13 11 (15.71%) NAS
13 11 (15.71%) Change Control
13 11 (15.71%) Relational Database
13 11 (15.71%) Migration
13 11 (15.71%) RDBMS
14 10 (14.29%) ITIL
14 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (12.86%) MS Exchange
15 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
16 8 (11.43%) OO

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 9 (12.86%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.00%) IIS
3 6 (8.57%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.29%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.86%) Apache
6 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.43%) GlassFish
Applications
1 8 (11.43%) MS Office
2 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Oracle CRM
1 6 (8.57%) Magento
2 4 (5.71%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) PaaS
1 1 (1.43%) IaaS
1 1 (1.43%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.43%) SAN
2 11 (15.71%) NAS
3 6 (8.57%) IP Telephony
3 6 (8.57%) VLAN
3 6 (8.57%) Network Security
3 6 (8.57%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.14%) VoIP
5 4 (5.71%) DNS
6 1 (1.43%) ADSL
6 1 (1.43%) Firewall
6 1 (1.43%) WAN
6 1 (1.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.71%) RDBMS
2 11 (15.71%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.86%) MySQL
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.43%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (4.29%) Subversion
2 2 (2.86%) VisualVM
3 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (37.14%) Finance
2 6 (8.57%) Marketing
3 2 (2.86%) Banking
3 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (25.71%) Analyst
2 15 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 13 (18.57%) 1st Line Support
3 13 (18.57%) IT Support
4 12 (17.14%) Service Analyst
4 12 (17.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 12 (17.14%) IT Support Analyst
5 11 (15.71%) Help Desk Analyst
5 11 (15.71%) Architect
5 11 (15.71%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 10 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (8.57%) Support Technician
8 6 (8.57%) Desktop Support
8 6 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 6 (8.57%) Desktop Technician
8 6 (8.57%) Desktop Support Technician
9 5 (7.14%) Support Specialist
9 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (5.71%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.57%) .NET
2 3 (4.29%) Middleware
3 2 (2.86%) STL
4 1 (1.43%) XML
4 1 (1.43%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.43%) COM+
4 1 (1.43%) WCF
4 1 (1.43%) WPF
4 1 (1.43%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) IVR
2 3 (4.29%) iSeries
3 2 (2.86%) Replication
4 1 (1.43%) AS400
4 1 (1.43%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 22 (31.43%) Linux
2 18 (25.71%) Windows XP
3 16 (22.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.57%) Apple iOS
6 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.43%) UNIX
7 1 (1.43%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.43%) E-Commerce
2 13 (18.57%) Service Delivery
3 12 (17.14%) Incident Management
4 11 (15.71%) Change Control
4 11 (15.71%) Migration
5 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (14.29%) ITIL
6 8 (11.43%) OO
7 6 (8.57%) CRM
8 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2
8 5 (7.14%) Programme Management
8 5 (7.14%) Project Management
8 5 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (5.71%) Waterfall
9 4 (5.71%) Change Management
9 4 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.29%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.29%) PRINCE
10 3 (4.29%) Capacity Management
10 3 (4.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (32.86%) SQL
2 16 (22.86%) Java
3 6 (8.57%) PHP
4 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.86%) C
4 2 (2.86%) C#
4 2 (2.86%) C++
4 2 (2.86%) COBOL
5 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (4.29%) MCTS
4 3 (4.29%) MCSE
4 3 (4.29%) MCSM
5 1 (1.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (31.43%) Active Directory
2 18 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.57%) vSphere
4 5 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.29%) XenServer
6 1 (1.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) Opsview
2 3 (4.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (4.29%) Nagios
3 2 (2.86%) Munin
4 1 (1.43%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.43%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (34.29%) VMware
2 22 (31.43%) Oracle
3 17 (24.29%) Microsoft
3 17 (24.29%) Citrix
4 7 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (10.00%) IBM
5 6 (8.57%) JD Edwards
5 6 (8.57%) SAP
5 6 (8.57%) JBoss
5 6 (8.57%) Cisco
6 3 (4.29%) MKS
7 2 (2.86%) Splunk
7 2 (2.86%) HP
8 1 (1.43%) NetApp
8 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.43%) webMethods