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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 35 35 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 30.17% 38.04% 15.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 83.33% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 8
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -29.20%
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
35 42 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 30.17% 45.65% 21.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 11
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -18.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £31,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £57,000 £85,000
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 23 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 32 (41.56%) Finance
2 28 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 26 (33.77%) Linux
4 25 (32.47%) VMware
5 24 (31.17%) .NET
5 24 (31.17%) Oracle
5 24 (31.17%) SQL
6 21 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 20 (25.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (24.68%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (24.68%) Java
9 18 (23.38%) E-Commerce
9 18 (23.38%) Windows XP
9 18 (23.38%) Microsoft
10 17 (22.08%) Citrix
11 16 (20.78%) SAN
12 15 (19.48%) Service Delivery
12 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (18.18%) Incident Management
13 14 (18.18%) Relational Database
13 14 (18.18%) RDBMS
13 14 (18.18%) Migration
14 13 (16.88%) ITIL
14 13 (16.88%) Change Control
15 12 (15.58%) NAS
15 12 (15.58%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
17 10 (12.99%) MS Exchange
18 9 (11.69%) Oracle Database 10g

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 10 (12.99%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.69%) IIS
3 6 (7.79%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.90%) GlassFish
5 3 (3.90%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.90%) Apache
6 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (11.69%) MS Office
2 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Oracle CRM
1 5 (6.49%) AWD
1 5 (6.49%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.78%) SAN
2 12 (15.58%) NAS
3 6 (7.79%) IP Telephony
3 6 (7.79%) VLAN
3 6 (7.79%) Network Security
3 6 (7.79%) VoIP
3 6 (7.79%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.19%) DNS
5 1 (1.30%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 14 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 9 (11.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (11.69%) Oracle Database
3 9 (11.69%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.60%) MySQL
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.30%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (5.19%) Subversion
2 1 (1.30%) VisualVM
2 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (41.56%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Marketing
3 2 (2.60%) Banking
3 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (25.97%) Analyst
2 16 (20.78%) Support Analyst
3 13 (16.88%) 1st Line Support
4 12 (15.58%) Architect
4 12 (15.58%) Service Analyst
4 12 (15.58%) Service Desk Analyst
4 12 (15.58%) IT Support
5 11 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 11 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
5 11 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
5 11 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
6 8 (10.39%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (9.09%) Support Specialist
7 7 (9.09%) Desktop Support
8 6 (7.79%) Applications Support
8 6 (7.79%) Support Technician
8 6 (7.79%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 6 (7.79%) Desktop Technician
8 6 (7.79%) Desktop Support Technician
9 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (31.17%) .NET
2 4 (5.19%) Middleware
3 2 (2.60%) STL
4 1 (1.30%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.30%) COM+
4 1 (1.30%) WCF
4 1 (1.30%) WPF
4 1 (1.30%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.79%) IVR
3 4 (5.19%) iSeries
4 2 (2.60%) Replication
5 1 (1.30%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.30%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.30%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.30%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 26 (33.77%) Linux
2 20 (25.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (23.38%) Windows XP
4 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.79%) Apple iOS
6 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.30%) UNIX
7 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.30%) Android
7 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.38%) E-Commerce
2 15 (19.48%) Service Delivery
3 14 (18.18%) Migration
3 14 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 13 (16.88%) ITIL
4 13 (16.88%) Change Control
5 12 (15.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (9.09%) OO
7 6 (7.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (7.79%) Project Management
7 6 (7.79%) Programme Management
7 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.79%) Waterfall
8 5 (6.49%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (6.49%) System Testing
8 5 (6.49%) Logistics
8 5 (6.49%) Configuration Management
8 5 (6.49%) Change Management
8 5 (6.49%) CRM
8 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 24 (31.17%) SQL
2 19 (24.68%) Java
3 5 (6.49%) PHP
4 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.60%) C
4 2 (2.60%) C++
4 2 (2.60%) COBOL
5 1 (1.30%) C#
5 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.79%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (5.19%) MCTS
4 4 (5.19%) MCSM
4 4 (5.19%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 19 (24.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.79%) VMware ESX
3 6 (7.79%) vSphere
4 4 (5.19%) XenServer
5 1 (1.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) Opsview
2 3 (3.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (3.90%) Nagios
3 2 (2.60%) Munin
4 1 (1.30%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.30%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (32.47%) VMware
2 24 (31.17%) Oracle
3 18 (23.38%) Microsoft
4 17 (22.08%) Citrix
5 8 (10.39%) JBoss
5 8 (10.39%) IBM
5 8 (10.39%) Red Hat
6 7 (9.09%) Cisco
7 5 (6.49%) SAP
7 5 (6.49%) JD Edwards
8 4 (5.19%) MKS
9 3 (3.90%) HP
10 1 (1.30%) Dell
10 1 (1.30%) NetApp
10 1 (1.30%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.30%) Splunk
10 1 (1.30%) webMethods
10 1 (1.30%) Apple
Brentwood
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 15 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 20 days ago