The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chatham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 19.23% 34.48% 25.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 8
Average salary £24,000 £36,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.79% -36.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £20,000 £32,721
10% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £56,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
Windows
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chatham region.

Operating Systems Category
Chatham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 19.23% 34.48% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 8
Average salary £24,000 £27,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% -52.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £32,721
10% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £71,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Chatham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

Windows
Salary Trend in Chatham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Chatham region.

Windows Salary Trend in Chatham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Chatham 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 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 11 (64.71%) VMware
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
3 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
4 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (47.06%) Citrix
5 8 (47.06%) Cisco
6 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (35.29%) A+ Certification
8 5 (29.41%) SLA
8 5 (29.41%) HP
8 5 (29.41%) Linux
8 5 (29.41%) MCSE
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (29.41%) Finance
8 5 (29.41%) SCCM
8 5 (29.41%) SCOM
8 5 (29.41%) XenApp
8 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
9 4 (23.53%) XenDesktop
9 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
9 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
9 4 (23.53%) MCSA
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
9 4 (23.53%) ITIL
9 4 (23.53%) DHCP
9 4 (23.53%) DNS
9 4 (23.53%) SAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Chatham 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 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DHCP
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
1 4 (23.53%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) LAN
2 3 (17.65%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.88%) Intranet
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) SSL
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) IT Technician
3 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix Technician
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Support
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.88%) Field Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
1 2 (11.76%) Fat Client
1 2 (11.76%) Statistics
1 2 (11.76%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
5 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
6 2 (11.76%) Unix
7 1 (5.88%) Android
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) High Availability
2 3 (17.65%) ITSM
2 3 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (17.65%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (11.76%) SIEM
4 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Security
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (5.88%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.88%) Line Management
4 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.88%) Security Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) A+ Certification
2 5 (29.41%) MCSE
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (23.53%) MCSA
4 1 (5.88%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (5.88%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
2 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (29.41%) XenApp
4 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
4 4 (23.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
1 5 (29.41%) SCOM
2 3 (17.65%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) MOM
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) Cisco
3 8 (47.06%) Citrix
4 5 (29.41%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) BMC
5 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
5 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
5 3 (17.65%) Remedy
5 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow
5 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
6 2 (11.76%) Forcepoint
7 1 (5.88%) AlienVault
7 1 (5.88%) Apple
7 1 (5.88%) Google
7 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL
7 1 (5.88%) Splunk
7 1 (5.88%) WatchGuard