The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Brentwood region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 32 32 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 25.40% 39.02% 10.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.79% 66.67% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 3
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £31,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £50,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
63 48 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 50.00% 58.54% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 55 31 7
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £31,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £52,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
Essex

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 18 April 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (45.61%) Citrix
1 26 (45.61%) VMware
2 23 (40.35%) Finance
3 22 (38.60%) Active Directory
4 19 (33.33%) SAN
5 18 (31.58%) SQL
5 18 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (29.82%) SQL Server
7 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
7 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (26.32%) Linux
9 14 (24.56%) ITIL
9 14 (24.56%) Oracle
10 13 (22.81%) .NET
11 12 (21.05%) Migration
11 12 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (21.05%) NAS
11 12 (21.05%) Apple iOS
12 11 (19.30%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (19.30%) Service Delivery
12 11 (19.30%) E-Commerce
12 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (17.54%) OO
13 10 (17.54%) MS Office
13 10 (17.54%) Windows 7
14 9 (15.79%) Magento
14 9 (15.79%) Marketing
14 9 (15.79%) Java
14 9 (15.79%) PHP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.77%) IIS
3 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.75%) Apache
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) MS Office
2 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Magento
1 9 (15.79%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (5.26%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) PaaS
1 1 (1.75%) IaaS
1 1 (1.75%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.33%) SAN
2 12 (21.05%) NAS
3 9 (15.79%) TCP/IP
4 6 (10.53%) VoIP
4 6 (10.53%) VPN
4 6 (10.53%) DNS
5 5 (8.77%) IP Telephony
5 5 (8.77%) Firewall
5 5 (8.77%) Wireless
6 4 (7.02%) VLAN
6 4 (7.02%) Network Security
7 2 (3.51%) WAN
8 1 (1.75%) ADSL
8 1 (1.75%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.51%) MySQL
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Subversion
1 2 (3.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (40.35%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Marketing
3 3 (5.26%) Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Analyst
2 12 (21.05%) Architect
3 9 (15.79%) IT Support
3 9 (15.79%) Desktop Support
3 9 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 9 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 7 (12.28%) Team Leader
4 7 (12.28%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (5.26%) Service Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Administrator
8 3 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Senior SQL DBA
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.81%) .NET
2 2 (3.51%) XML
3 1 (1.75%) COM+
3 1 (1.75%) STL
3 1 (1.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Blackberry
2 5 (8.77%) Handset
3 3 (5.26%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.51%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.51%) Replication
4 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.75%) AS400
5 1 (1.75%) Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) iSeries
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.75%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2003
1 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (26.32%) Linux
3 12 (21.05%) Apple iOS
4 10 (17.54%) Windows 7
5 8 (14.04%) Windows XP
5 8 (14.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.26%) Android
8 2 (3.51%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) ITIL
2 12 (21.05%) Migration
2 12 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (19.30%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (19.30%) Service Delivery
3 11 (19.30%) E-Commerce
4 10 (17.54%) OO
5 9 (15.79%) CRM
6 7 (12.28%) Incident Management
6 7 (12.28%) Problem Management
7 5 (8.77%) Time Management
8 4 (7.02%) Network Design
9 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (3.51%) Logistics
10 2 (3.51%) System Testing
10 2 (3.51%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (3.51%) Capacity Management
10 2 (3.51%) Security Architecture
10 2 (3.51%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.58%) SQL
2 9 (15.79%) Java
2 9 (15.79%) PHP
3 2 (3.51%) C#
3 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.75%) C++
4 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.53%) MCSE
3 5 (8.77%) MCDST
4 4 (7.02%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (38.60%) Active Directory
2 18 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.02%) vSphere
4 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.75%) XenApp
5 1 (1.75%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) SCCM
2 4 (7.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (5.26%) Nagios
4 2 (3.51%) Munin
4 2 (3.51%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.75%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.75%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 26 (45.61%) Citrix
1 26 (45.61%) VMware
2 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
3 14 (24.56%) Oracle
4 9 (15.79%) SAP
4 9 (15.79%) JD Edwards
5 8 (14.04%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.02%) JBoss
7 2 (3.51%) MKS
7 2 (3.51%) IBM
7 2 (3.51%) HP
8 1 (1.75%) Dell
8 1 (1.75%) NetApp
8 1 (1.75%) Apple
8 1 (1.75%) webMethods
8 1 (1.75%) Cisco
8 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.75%) Twitter
8 1 (1.75%) Splunk
Brentwood, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago