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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 25 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 15.92% 13.22% 15.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.13% 88.89% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 7
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £27,500 £37,979
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
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
32 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 20.38% 14.88% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 29 17 9
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,500 £37,979
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £62,500 £54,000
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 30 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 13 (38.24%) Active Directory
2 13 (38.24%) Windows 7
3 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
3 7 (20.59%) Scrum
3 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.59%) MSTest
4 6 (17.65%) WinForms
4 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
4 6 (17.65%) C#
4 6 (17.65%) .NET
4 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 6 (17.65%) ITIL
4 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
5 5 (14.71%) SQL
5 5 (14.71%) MVC
5 5 (14.71%) TDD
5 5 (14.71%) NUnit
5 5 (14.71%) WCF
5 5 (14.71%) WPF
5 5 (14.71%) Kanban
5 5 (14.71%) Castle Windsor
5 5 (14.71%) Ninject
5 5 (14.71%) Razor View Engine
5 5 (14.71%) Web Application Development
5 5 (14.71%) Unity DI Container
5 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (14.71%) Spring.NET
5 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) LAN
1 3 (8.82%) VPN
2 2 (5.88%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) WAN
2 2 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (2.94%) SAN
3 1 (2.94%) MPLS
3 1 (2.94%) OSPF
3 1 (2.94%) BGP
3 1 (2.94%) Broadband
3 1 (2.94%) HTTP
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MSTest
2 5 (14.71%) NUnit
2 5 (14.71%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (14.71%) Moq
3 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
4 1 (2.94%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (8.82%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Local Government
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Desktop Support
3 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
3 5 (14.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.88%) IT Support
5 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.94%) IT Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Tester
6 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Support
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Systems Support
6 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) WinForms
1 6 (17.65%) .NET
2 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (14.71%) WCF
2 5 (14.71%) WPF
2 5 (14.71%) Castle Windsor
2 5 (14.71%) Ninject
2 5 (14.71%) Razor View Engine
2 5 (14.71%) Unity DI Container
2 5 (14.71%) Spring.NET
2 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (8.82%) CSS
3 3 (8.82%) JSP
3 3 (8.82%) J2EE
3 3 (8.82%) HTML
3 3 (8.82%) J2SE
3 3 (8.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (8.82%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.88%) PDA
4 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Windows 7
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (11.76%) Android
4 3 (8.82%) Linux
4 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.88%) VMS
6 1 (2.94%) HPUX
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Scrum
1 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.65%) ITIL
3 5 (14.71%) MVC
3 5 (14.71%) TDD
3 5 (14.71%) Kanban
3 5 (14.71%) Web Application Development
3 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (14.71%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (14.71%) MVVM
4 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.88%) Test Strategy
5 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.88%) Coaching
5 2 (5.88%) Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Performance Testing
5 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
5 2 (5.88%) DSDM
6 1 (2.94%) Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) C#
2 5 (14.71%) SQL
3 3 (8.82%) Java
3 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.88%) C
5 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.94%) C++
5 1 (2.94%) VBScript
5 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.94%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) ISEB
1 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.94%) CCNP
2 1 (2.94%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (38.24%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.94%) XenApp
3 1 (2.94%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.94%) ZENworks
3 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.94%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Cisco
3 3 (8.82%) HP
3 3 (8.82%) Citrix
3 3 (8.82%) Apple
3 3 (8.82%) Business Objects
3 3 (8.82%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Lotus
4 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.94%) Dell
4 1 (2.94%) Symantec
4 1 (2.94%) Brocade
4 1 (2.94%) Kaspersky
4 1 (2.94%) Veeam
4 1 (2.94%) F5
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