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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 5 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 22.73% 22.58% 16.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £71,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% -19.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,232 £70,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,100 £72,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
5 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 22.73% 22.58% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Average salary £27,500 £57,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.17% -17.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Chatham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Chatham region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Chatham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 10 (83.33%) Finance
1 10 (83.33%) Advertising
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) Firewall
5 5 (41.67%) Citrix
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco
5 5 (41.67%) LAN
5 5 (41.67%) WAN
5 5 (41.67%) SIEM
5 5 (41.67%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (33.33%) CCSE
6 4 (33.33%) XenApp
6 4 (33.33%) vSphere
6 4 (33.33%) Splunk
6 4 (33.33%) LogRhythm
6 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (33.33%) MS Office
6 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 4 (33.33%) CCSA
6 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
6 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
7 3 (25.00%) Websense
7 3 (25.00%) CISSP
7 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (25.00%) HP
7 3 (25.00%) HP SIM
7 3 (25.00%) Server Hardening
7 3 (25.00%) Mobile Computing

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) LAN
2 5 (41.67%) WAN
3 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security
5 1 (8.33%) NAS
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (8.33%) DNS
5 1 (8.33%) DHCP
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
1 10 (83.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (8.33%) IVR
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) SIEM
1 5 (41.67%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 3 (25.00%) Server Hardening
3 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCSE
1 4 (33.33%) CCSA
2 3 (25.00%) CISSP
3 2 (16.67%) MCSE
3 2 (16.67%) MCSA
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) XenApp
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP SIM
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (8.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) Splunk
3 4 (33.33%) LogRhythm
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (25.00%) Websense
4 3 (25.00%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) CommVault
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp