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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 14 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 11.20% 14.47% 23.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.68% 88.46% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 10
Average salary £25,000 £47,500 £34,572
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.36% +37.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,600 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £41,760 £54,000 £35,525
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,625
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.05%
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
19 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 15.20% 16.35% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 11
Average salary £24,250 £43,750 £34,572
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.57% +26.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,290 £38,675 £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 21 November 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
2 13 (39.39%) Windows 7
3 9 (27.27%) VMware
4 8 (24.24%) Cisco
5 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
5 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
5 7 (21.21%) Linux
5 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (21.21%) Finance
6 6 (18.18%) Firewall
6 6 (18.18%) Android
6 6 (18.18%) MS Office
6 6 (18.18%) ITIL
6 6 (18.18%) UNIX
6 6 (18.18%) Oracle
6 6 (18.18%) SLA
6 6 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (15.15%) SCCM
8 4 (12.12%) System Testing
8 4 (12.12%) JIRA
8 4 (12.12%) Xen
8 4 (12.12%) Selenium
8 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
8 4 (12.12%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
9 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
9 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
9 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) Lync
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (18.18%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Firewall
2 3 (9.09%) DHCP
2 3 (9.09%) DNS
3 2 (6.06%) VPN
3 2 (6.06%) LAN
4 1 (3.03%) WAN
4 1 (3.03%) HTTP
4 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.03%) ADSL
4 1 (3.03%) SAN
4 1 (3.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.06%) SQLPlus
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) DTS
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) JIRA
1 4 (12.12%) Selenium
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Local Government
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Desktop Support
1 6 (18.18%) Analyst
1 6 (18.18%) Administrator
2 5 (15.15%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) Team Leader
4 3 (9.09%) Software Tester
4 3 (9.09%) DBA
4 3 (9.09%) Tester
4 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) IT Support
5 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Network Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.06%) PDA
3 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Windows 7
2 7 (21.21%) Linux
3 6 (18.18%) UNIX
3 6 (18.18%) Android
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.03%) HPUX
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) ITIL
1 6 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (12.12%) System Testing
2 4 (12.12%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.06%) Migration
4 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.03%) Project Management
5 1 (3.03%) Service Management
5 1 (3.03%) Database Tuning
5 1 (3.03%) SIEM
5 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.03%) Information Governance
5 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Performance Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.03%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) Perl
3 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.03%) VBScript
3 1 (3.03%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) ISEB
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.06%) OCP
2 2 (6.06%) OCA
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.03%) MCITP
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.12%) Xen
4 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.03%) XenApp
6 1 (3.03%) Firmware
6 1 (3.03%) Terminal Server
6 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) SCCM
2 2 (6.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (6.06%) ZENworks
2 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.03%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (27.27%) VMware
3 8 (24.24%) Cisco
4 6 (18.18%) Oracle
5 3 (9.09%) Citrix
6 2 (6.06%) Symantec
7 1 (3.03%) WatchGuard
7 1 (3.03%) Veeam
7 1 (3.03%) Red Gate
7 1 (3.03%) GFI Software
7 1 (3.03%) Lotus
7 1 (3.03%) Apple
7 1 (3.03%) HP
7 1 (3.03%) Dell
7 1 (3.03%) EMC
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