The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 9 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 10.59% 19.08% 14.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 82.86% 73.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 17
Average salary £55,000 £33,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.41% -16.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £22,850 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £51,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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 Chelmsford region.

Operating Systems Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 35 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 10.59% 23.03% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 33 24
Average salary £55,000 £29,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+89.65% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Windows
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Windows Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Windows
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 10 (30.30%) Windows Server
3 10 (30.30%) MS Office
4 9 (27.27%) ITIL
5 7 (21.21%) Office 365
5 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
5 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
5 7 (21.21%) VMware
6 6 (18.18%) Finance
6 6 (18.18%) MCITP
6 6 (18.18%) MCSE
6 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (15.15%) Cisco
7 5 (15.15%) Internet
7 5 (15.15%) C
7 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (12.12%) SDLC
8 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (12.12%) AVG
8 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (12.12%) XenServer
8 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
8 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
8 4 (12.12%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (12.12%) jQuery
8 4 (12.12%) Smartphone
8 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 (21.21%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.06%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (30.30%) MS Office
2 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Internet
2 4 (12.12%) ADSL
2 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.12%) VDSL
2 4 (12.12%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (9.09%) PBX
3 3 (9.09%) RFID
3 3 (9.09%) VoIP
4 2 (6.06%) Firewall
4 2 (6.06%) SAN
5 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Automotive
2 3 (9.09%) Law
2 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Advertising
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Analyst
2 10 (30.30%) Support Analyst
3 9 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (27.27%) IT Support
4 5 (15.15%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Desktop Support
4 5 (15.15%) IT Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Server Support
5 4 (12.12%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) ICT Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) jQuery
2 3 (9.09%) CSS
2 3 (9.09%) HTML
2 3 (9.09%) J2EE
2 3 (9.09%) J2SE
2 3 (9.09%) JSP
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.03%) Silverlight
3 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Smartphone
2 3 (9.09%) CCTV
2 3 (9.09%) LIMS
3 2 (6.06%) Statistics
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.03%) Video Editing
4 1 (3.03%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 10 (30.30%) Windows Server
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.06%) Linux
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) Project Management
2 4 (12.12%) SDLC
2 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
3 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 3 (9.09%) Information Management
3 3 (9.09%) Service Management
3 3 (9.09%) Web Development
4 2 (6.06%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) Line Management
4 2 (6.06%) Practice Management
4 2 (6.06%) PRINCE
4 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Management
4 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.03%) Content Management
5 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.03%) MVC
5 1 (3.03%) OO
5 1 (3.03%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) C
2 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.12%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) MCITP
1 6 (18.18%) MCSE
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.12%) MCSA
3 2 (6.06%) CCNA
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 2 (6.06%) MCP
3 2 (6.06%) MCTS
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.03%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Data Quality
1 2 (6.06%) MISRA
1 2 (6.06%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
1 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
1 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (12.12%) XenServer
2 2 (6.06%) Firmware
2 2 (6.06%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (6.06%) ISA Server
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.21%) VMware
3 5 (15.15%) Cisco
4 4 (12.12%) AVG
4 4 (12.12%) Citrix
4 4 (12.12%) Draytek
4 4 (12.12%) Sophos
5 3 (9.09%) LabVantage
6 2 (6.06%) CODA
6 2 (6.06%) Cognos
6 2 (6.06%) HP
6 2 (6.06%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.03%) Wyse