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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 10 2
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 67 27 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 28.15% 24.32% 42.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 97.10% 56.25% 73.08%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 35
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £27,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £85,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +2.81%
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
69 48 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 28.99% 43.24% 58.43%
Number of salaries quoted 36 41 37
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 March 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 70 (57.85%) Microsoft
2 68 (56.20%) Finance
3 67 (55.37%) SQL
4 61 (50.41%) Linux
5 55 (45.45%) Citrix
6 45 (37.19%) VMware
7 44 (36.36%) ITIL
7 44 (36.36%) Oracle
8 43 (35.54%) VMware Infrastructure
9 42 (34.71%) Active Directory
10 41 (33.88%) SAN
11 39 (32.23%) MS Excel
12 36 (29.75%) SQL Server
13 33 (27.27%) .NET
14 31 (25.62%) IBM
14 31 (25.62%) Change Management
15 28 (23.14%) VMware ESX
16 26 (21.49%) SLA
17 25 (20.66%) IIS
17 25 (20.66%) MS Office
18 24 (19.83%) Disaster Recovery
19 23 (19.01%) DNS
20 22 (18.18%) Tivoli
20 22 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
21 21 (17.36%) BMC
21 21 (17.36%) UNIX
21 21 (17.36%) iSeries
22 20 (16.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 20 (16.53%) AIX
22 20 (16.53%) Flash

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 25 (20.66%) IIS
2 17 (14.05%) MS Exchange
3 16 (13.22%) JBoss
4 13 (10.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (9.09%) Tomcat
6 9 (7.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (7.44%) Lync
7 5 (4.13%) WebLogic
8 4 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (3.31%) SharePoint
8 4 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.48%) GlassFish
9 3 (2.48%) Apache
10 2 (1.65%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.65%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.83%) WordPress
Applications
1 39 (32.23%) MS Excel
2 25 (20.66%) MS Office
3 16 (13.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (8.26%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.13%) IBM SmartCloud
2 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.31%) Office 365
3 2 (1.65%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 41 (33.88%) SAN
2 23 (19.01%) DNS
3 18 (14.88%) DHCP
4 15 (12.40%) LDAP
5 7 (5.79%) VoIP
6 4 (3.31%) SNMP
6 4 (3.31%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.31%) Firewall
7 3 (2.48%) SCCP
8 1 (0.83%) FTP
8 1 (0.83%) Cisco ICM
8 1 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.83%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (29.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.40%) MS Access
2 15 (12.40%) RDBMS
2 15 (12.40%) Relational Database
3 11 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (5.79%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (5.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (5.79%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.31%) MySQL
7 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (11.57%) Subversion
2 13 (10.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.65%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 68 (56.20%) Finance
2 7 (5.79%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.79%) Banking
3 4 (3.31%) Games
4 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (19.01%) Analyst
2 16 (13.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (8.26%) Support Analyst
4 8 (6.61%) Operations Manager
4 8 (6.61%) Storage Specialist
4 8 (6.61%) Capacity Analyst
5 7 (5.79%) IT Security Administrator
5 7 (5.79%) Production Support Analyst
5 7 (5.79%) IT Administrator
5 7 (5.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (5.79%) Security Administrator
5 7 (5.79%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
5 7 (5.79%) Administrator
6 6 (4.96%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (4.96%) Storage Engineer
7 5 (4.13%) Integration Engineer
8 4 (3.31%) Server Engineer
9 3 (2.48%) Applications Support
9 3 (2.48%) Release Manager
9 3 (2.48%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (27.27%) .NET
2 20 (16.53%) Flash
3 10 (8.26%) Middleware
4 5 (4.13%) .NET Framework
4 5 (4.13%) XML
5 4 (3.31%) SOAP
5 4 (3.31%) Web Services
6 2 (1.65%) COM+
6 2 (1.65%) CSS
6 2 (1.65%) jQuery
6 2 (1.65%) HTML
7 1 (0.83%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.83%) OAuth
7 1 (0.83%) LINQ to SQL
7 1 (0.83%) iOS SDK
7 1 (0.83%) REST
7 1 (0.83%) Android SDK
7 1 (0.83%) VXML
7 1 (0.83%) WinForms
7 1 (0.83%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.36%) iSeries
2 20 (16.53%) AS400
3 15 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (9.92%) Clustering
5 10 (8.26%) CMDB
6 4 (3.31%) Blackberry
6 4 (3.31%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.48%) IVR
7 3 (2.48%) Smartphone
7 3 (2.48%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.65%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.65%) DataPower
8 2 (1.65%) Statistics
8 2 (1.65%) Replication
9 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 61 (50.41%) Linux
2 21 (17.36%) UNIX
3 20 (16.53%) AIX
3 20 (16.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (15.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (13.22%) Solaris
6 12 (9.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (8.26%) Windows 7
7 10 (8.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (4.96%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.31%) Mac OS X
9 4 (3.31%) Apple iOS
9 4 (3.31%) Debian
9 4 (3.31%) Ubuntu
9 4 (3.31%) Android
10 2 (1.65%) HPUX
10 2 (1.65%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.65%) CentOS
11 1 (0.83%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.36%) ITIL
2 31 (25.62%) Change Management
3 24 (19.83%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (14.88%) Change Control
5 15 (12.40%) E-Commerce
6 14 (11.57%) Problem Management
7 11 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (9.09%) System Testing
7 11 (9.09%) Logistics
7 11 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 10 (8.26%) Service Management
9 9 (7.44%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (7.44%) Incident Management
9 9 (7.44%) Waterfall
10 8 (6.61%) ITIL V3
10 8 (6.61%) Capacity Management
11 7 (5.79%) ITIL V2
11 7 (5.79%) Information Security
11 7 (5.79%) Security Management
11 7 (5.79%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 67 (55.37%) SQL
2 17 (14.05%) Java
3 6 (4.96%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.13%) C#
5 4 (3.31%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.48%) Perl
7 2 (1.65%) VBScript
7 2 (1.65%) Python
7 2 (1.65%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.83%) Tcl
8 1 (0.83%) XAML
8 1 (0.83%) VB6
8 1 (0.83%) Ruby
8 1 (0.83%) XPath
8 1 (0.83%) VB
8 1 (0.83%) PHP
8 1 (0.83%) Delphi
8 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (14.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (9.92%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (9.09%) MCSA
4 7 (5.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (5.79%) MCSE
5 3 (2.48%) CISA
5 3 (2.48%) CISSP
5 3 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (21.49%) SLA
2 3 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (35.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (34.71%) Active Directory
3 28 (23.14%) VMware ESX
4 11 (9.09%) XenApp
5 9 (7.44%) XenDesktop
6 8 (6.61%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (4.96%) Hyper-V
8 5 (4.13%) XenServer
9 3 (2.48%) vCloud
9 3 (2.48%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 22 (18.18%) Tivoli
1 22 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (6.61%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.31%) Nagios
4 1 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 70 (57.85%) Microsoft
2 55 (45.45%) Citrix
3 45 (37.19%) VMware
4 44 (36.36%) Oracle
5 31 (25.62%) IBM
6 21 (17.36%) BMC
7 20 (16.53%) NetApp
8 15 (12.40%) Cisco
9 13 (10.74%) MKS
10 12 (9.92%) HP
11 10 (8.26%) SolarWinds
12 9 (7.44%) 3PAR
13 5 (4.13%) Brocade
14 4 (3.31%) WatchGuard
14 4 (3.31%) Symantec
14 4 (3.31%) Sophos
14 4 (3.31%) Red Hat
14 4 (3.31%) Apple
15 3 (2.48%) Dell
16 2 (1.65%) webMethods
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