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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 30 38 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 25.42% 19.00% 31.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 93.75% 88.37% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 20
Average salary £37,250 £29,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.44% -35.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £18,000 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £45,000 £57,795
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +4.28%
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 43 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 27.12% 21.50% 32.43%
Number of salaries quoted 32 41 21
Average salary £34,500 £21,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.46% -46.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £45,000
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 17 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 29 (53.70%) Microsoft
2 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (35.19%) C#
3 19 (35.19%) HTML
3 19 (35.19%) SQL Server
3 19 (35.19%) .NET
4 18 (33.33%) Moq
5 17 (31.48%) MS Excel
6 16 (29.63%) Active Directory
7 15 (27.78%) DSDM
7 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET
7 15 (27.78%) MVC
7 15 (27.78%) Windows 7
7 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (25.93%) SharePoint
9 13 (24.07%) SQL
9 13 (24.07%) Selenium
9 13 (24.07%) HTML5
9 13 (24.07%) PowerShell
9 13 (24.07%) Sitecore
9 13 (24.07%) Degree
9 13 (24.07%) Waterfall
9 13 (24.07%) SpecFlow
9 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (24.07%) Jenkins
9 13 (24.07%) SharePoint 2013
9 13 (24.07%) Octopus Deploy
10 12 (22.22%) Unit Testing
11 11 (20.37%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (25.93%) SharePoint
2 13 (24.07%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (20.37%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.85%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 17 (31.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) VPN
2 3 (5.56%) LAN
3 2 (3.70%) WAN
3 2 (3.70%) DHCP
3 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.70%) DNS
3 2 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.85%) Broadband
4 1 (1.85%) SAN
4 1 (1.85%) MPLS
4 1 (1.85%) OSPF
4 1 (1.85%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.19%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.85%) SQLite
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (33.33%) Moq
2 13 (24.07%) SpecFlow
2 13 (24.07%) Jenkins
2 13 (24.07%) Octopus Deploy
2 13 (24.07%) Selenium
3 9 (16.67%) MSTest
4 5 (9.26%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (9.26%) NUnit
5 2 (3.70%) Rational Functional Tester
5 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.85%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (7.41%) Retail
2 2 (3.70%) Automotive
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Electronics
3 1 (1.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (48.15%) Developer
2 11 (20.37%) Desktop Support
3 10 (18.52%) Senior Developer
4 7 (12.96%) .NET Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 6 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (7.41%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Senior SharePoint Developer
7 3 (5.56%) AWS Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Test Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Design Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Software Design Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Leader
9 1 (1.85%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.19%) HTML
1 19 (35.19%) .NET
2 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET
2 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (24.07%) HTML5
4 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (16.67%) jQuery
5 9 (16.67%) CSS
6 6 (11.11%) JSP
6 6 (11.11%) J2EE
6 6 (11.11%) J2SE
6 6 (11.11%) WinForms
7 5 (9.26%) Spring.NET
7 5 (9.26%) WCF
7 5 (9.26%) WPF
7 5 (9.26%) Castle Windsor
7 5 (9.26%) Ninject
7 5 (9.26%) Razor View Engine
7 5 (9.26%) Unity DI Container
8 4 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (7.41%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.70%) PDA
5 1 (1.85%) Derivative
5 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.85%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.85%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Windows 7
2 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (9.26%) Linux
4 4 (7.41%) Windows 8
4 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.56%) Android
6 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.70%) VMS
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.85%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.78%) DSDM
2 15 (27.78%) MVC
3 13 (24.07%) Waterfall
4 12 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 7 (12.96%) Scrum
6 6 (11.11%) ITIL
6 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.26%) TDD
7 5 (9.26%) Web Application Development
7 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (9.26%) Kanban
7 5 (9.26%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (9.26%) MVVM
8 3 (5.56%) Change Control
8 3 (5.56%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.70%) Service Management
9 2 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) C#
2 13 (24.07%) SQL
2 13 (24.07%) PowerShell
3 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.11%) Java
5 5 (9.26%) C
6 4 (7.41%) Embedded C
7 2 (3.70%) Embedded C++
7 2 (3.70%) C++
8 1 (1.85%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) ISEB
3 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.85%) CCNP
4 1 (1.85%) CCNA
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) XenApp
3 1 (1.85%) UAG
3 1 (1.85%) Firmware
3 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.85%) ZENworks
2 1 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (53.70%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.07%) Sitecore
3 6 (11.11%) Business Objects
4 4 (7.41%) Citrix
5 3 (5.56%) Apple
5 3 (5.56%) Cisco
5 3 (5.56%) HP
5 3 (5.56%) VMware
6 2 (3.70%) IBM
7 1 (1.85%) Dell
7 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.85%) Symantec
7 1 (1.85%) Lotus
7 1 (1.85%) Brocade
7 1 (1.85%) Kaspersky
7 1 (1.85%) Veeam
7 1 (1.85%) F5
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