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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 10 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 24 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 13.95% 13.46% 46.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 92.31% 87.50% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 27
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,650 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
26 24 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 15.12% 15.38% 48.48%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 28
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,550 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 24 (47.06%) SDLC
2 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
3 19 (37.25%) SQL Server
3 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (35.29%) C#
4 18 (35.29%) HTML
5 17 (33.33%) SQL
5 17 (33.33%) .NET
5 17 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 17 (33.33%) Moq
6 15 (29.41%) DSDM
7 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET
7 14 (27.45%) MVC
7 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (25.49%) HTML5
8 13 (25.49%) Sitecore
8 13 (25.49%) Selenium
8 13 (25.49%) PowerShell
8 13 (25.49%) Octopus Deploy
8 13 (25.49%) Waterfall
8 13 (25.49%) SpecFlow
8 13 (25.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (25.49%) Jenkins
8 13 (25.49%) SharePoint 2013
8 13 (25.49%) Degree
8 13 (25.49%) SharePoint
9 12 (23.53%) Unit Testing
10 11 (21.57%) SharePoint 2010
11 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (17.65%) Linux

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 13 (25.49%) SharePoint
1 13 (25.49%) SharePoint 2013
2 11 (21.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) CODA-Financials
1 3 (5.88%) SunGard AvantGard
1 3 (5.88%) Cognos Planning
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) VPN
2 2 (3.92%) DNS
2 2 (3.92%) Firewall
2 2 (3.92%) DHCP
3 1 (1.96%) Broadband
3 1 (1.96%) LAN
3 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.96%) Network Security
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.96%) SAN
3 1 (1.96%) MPLS
3 1 (1.96%) OSPF
3 1 (1.96%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (37.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (25.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (15.69%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.88%) MS Access
6 2 (3.92%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (33.33%) Moq
2 13 (25.49%) SpecFlow
2 13 (25.49%) Jenkins
2 13 (25.49%) Octopus Deploy
2 13 (25.49%) Selenium
3 8 (15.69%) MSTest
4 4 (7.84%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (7.84%) NUnit
5 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.92%) Rational Functional Tester
5 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Automotive
3 2 (3.92%) Back Office
4 1 (1.96%) Electronics
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Developer
2 10 (19.61%) Senior Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Software Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Java Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Applications Support
6 4 (7.84%) Design Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Software Design Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior SharePoint Developer
7 3 (5.88%) AWS Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Desktop Support
7 3 (5.88%) Junior
8 2 (3.92%) Test Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) HTML
2 17 (33.33%) .NET
3 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET
3 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (25.49%) HTML5
5 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (15.69%) jQuery
6 8 (15.69%) CSS
7 5 (9.80%) JSP
7 5 (9.80%) J2EE
7 5 (9.80%) J2SE
8 4 (7.84%) WinForms
8 4 (7.84%) Web Services
8 4 (7.84%) Spring.NET
8 4 (7.84%) WCF
8 4 (7.84%) WPF
8 4 (7.84%) Castle Windsor
8 4 (7.84%) Ninject
8 4 (7.84%) Razor View Engine
8 4 (7.84%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.96%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.92%) VMS
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) SDLC
2 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (29.41%) DSDM
4 14 (27.45%) MVC
5 13 (25.49%) Waterfall
6 12 (23.53%) Unit Testing
7 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
8 6 (11.76%) ITIL
8 6 (11.76%) Scrum
9 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
9 5 (9.80%) Service Management
10 4 (7.84%) TDD
10 4 (7.84%) Web Application Development
10 4 (7.84%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (7.84%) Time Management
10 4 (7.84%) Kanban
10 4 (7.84%) MVVM
11 3 (5.88%) Test Automation
11 3 (5.88%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 18 (35.29%) C#
2 17 (33.33%) SQL
3 13 (25.49%) PowerShell
4 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
5 7 (13.73%) C
6 6 (11.76%) Embedded C
7 5 (9.80%) Java
8 4 (7.84%) VB
9 3 (5.88%) VBA
9 3 (5.88%) C++
10 2 (3.92%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.96%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.96%) Perl
11 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) ISEB
3 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.96%) CCNP
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.88%) Firmware
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.96%) UAG
Vendors
1 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.49%) Sitecore
3 5 (9.80%) Business Objects
4 3 (5.88%) Cognos
4 3 (5.88%) SunGard
4 3 (5.88%) CODA
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco
5 2 (3.92%) IBM
5 2 (3.92%) VMware
5 2 (3.92%) Citrix
6 1 (1.96%) Brocade
6 1 (1.96%) F5
6 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.96%) HP
Chelmsford, Essex
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