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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 52 24 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 21.94% 27.91% 45.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 86.67% 80.00% 92.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 34
Average salary £45,000 £28,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.52% -28.12%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £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
60 30 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 25.32% 34.88% 49.35%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 37
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £24,350 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £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 26 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 56 (61.54%) Finance
2 49 (53.85%) SQL
3 40 (43.96%) .NET
4 39 (42.86%) Linux
5 38 (41.76%) Oracle
6 34 (37.36%) SQL Server
6 34 (37.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 33 (36.26%) Microsoft
8 26 (28.57%) Java
9 25 (27.47%) E-Commerce
10 24 (26.37%) ITIL
11 23 (25.27%) RDBMS
11 23 (25.27%) SAN
11 23 (25.27%) Relational Database
12 22 (24.18%) IBM
13 20 (21.98%) Citrix
14 19 (20.88%) MS Excel
14 19 (20.88%) IIS
14 19 (20.88%) MS Office
15 16 (17.58%) JBoss
15 16 (17.58%) VMware
15 16 (17.58%) VMware ESX
15 16 (17.58%) Change Control
15 16 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure
16 15 (16.48%) Disaster Recovery
16 15 (16.48%) Active Directory
16 15 (16.48%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (15.38%) Tomcat
18 13 (14.29%) Flash
18 13 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 19 (20.88%) IIS
2 16 (17.58%) JBoss
3 14 (15.38%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.59%) MS Exchange
4 6 (6.59%) WebLogic
4 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (5.49%) Apache
5 5 (5.49%) GlassFish
6 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.20%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.20%) Lync
8 1 (1.10%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (20.88%) MS Office
1 19 (20.88%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (9.89%) AWD
2 1 (1.10%) Magento
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.40%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.27%) SAN
2 7 (7.69%) NAS
3 3 (3.30%) SCCP
3 3 (3.30%) LDAP
3 3 (3.30%) VoIP
3 3 (3.30%) DHCP
3 3 (3.30%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (37.36%) SQL Server
2 23 (25.27%) RDBMS
2 23 (25.27%) Relational Database
3 11 (12.09%) Oracle Database 10g
3 11 (12.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (12.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (12.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (12.09%) Oracle Database
4 8 (8.79%) MS Access
5 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (10.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 10 (10.99%) Subversion
2 2 (2.20%) LoadRunner
General
1 56 (61.54%) Finance
2 4 (4.40%) Banking
2 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.10%) Marketing
3 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (28.57%) Analyst
2 15 (16.48%) Support Analyst
3 9 (9.89%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
3 9 (9.89%) Production Support Analyst
4 7 (7.69%) IT Security Administrator
4 7 (7.69%) Architect
4 7 (7.69%) Administrator
4 7 (7.69%) IT Administrator
4 7 (7.69%) Security Administrator
5 6 (6.59%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (6.59%) Support Specialist
5 6 (6.59%) Applications Support
5 6 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (5.49%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (5.49%) Capacity Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
7 4 (4.40%) Desktop Support
7 4 (4.40%) Storage Specialist
7 4 (4.40%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (43.96%) .NET
2 13 (14.29%) Flash
3 9 (9.89%) Middleware
4 3 (3.30%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.20%) COM+
5 2 (2.20%) SOAP
5 2 (2.20%) XML
6 1 (1.10%) CSS
6 1 (1.10%) HTML
6 1 (1.10%) jQuery
6 1 (1.10%) OAuth
6 1 (1.10%) iOS SDK
6 1 (1.10%) REST
6 1 (1.10%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.29%) iSeries
1 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.09%) AS400
3 5 (5.49%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.40%) Smartphone
4 4 (4.40%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (3.30%) Clustering
5 3 (3.30%) IVR
6 2 (2.20%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.20%) Statistics
6 2 (2.20%) CMDB
6 2 (2.20%) DataPower
6 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (42.86%) Linux
2 34 (37.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (12.09%) UNIX
3 11 (12.09%) AIX
4 9 (9.89%) Solaris
5 7 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (6.59%) Apple iOS
7 5 (5.49%) Android
7 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (4.40%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (3.30%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.10%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.10%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.47%) E-Commerce
2 24 (26.37%) ITIL
3 16 (17.58%) Change Control
4 15 (16.48%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 13 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 11 (12.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (12.09%) Logistics
6 11 (12.09%) System Testing
6 11 (12.09%) Change Management
7 10 (10.99%) Configuration Management
7 10 (10.99%) Service Management
8 9 (9.89%) ITIL V3
9 8 (8.79%) Service Delivery
10 7 (7.69%) Security Management
10 7 (7.69%) Migration
10 7 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.69%) Information Security
10 7 (7.69%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 49 (53.85%) SQL
2 26 (28.57%) Java
3 3 (3.30%) C#
3 3 (3.30%) VB.NET
3 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.20%) Perl
4 2 (2.20%) PHP
5 1 (1.10%) VBScript
5 1 (1.10%) Delphi
5 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.10%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (16.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.69%) MCSA
3 4 (4.40%) MCTS
3 4 (4.40%) MCSE
3 4 (4.40%) MCSM
4 3 (3.30%) CISA
4 3 (3.30%) CISSP
5 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) SLA
2 3 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (17.58%) VMware ESX
1 16 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (16.48%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.49%) XenServer
4 3 (3.30%) XenApp
5 2 (2.20%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.20%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (13.19%) Tivoli
1 12 (13.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 38 (41.76%) Oracle
2 33 (36.26%) Microsoft
3 22 (24.18%) IBM
4 20 (21.98%) Citrix
5 16 (17.58%) VMware
6 11 (12.09%) BMC
6 11 (12.09%) NetApp
7 10 (10.99%) MKS
8 9 (9.89%) Red Hat
9 6 (6.59%) HP
10 4 (4.40%) Dell
10 4 (4.40%) Apple
11 3 (3.30%) Cisco
12 2 (2.20%) webMethods
12 2 (2.20%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.20%) 3PAR
13 1 (1.10%) SAP
13 1 (1.10%) JD Edwards
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