The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Chelmsford region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 26 33 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 17.33% 44.00% 28.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.25% 97.06% 82.98%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 32
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,300 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32 34 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 21.33% 45.33% 34.81%
Number of salaries quoted 29 29 40
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
Essex

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 28 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 34 (52.31%) Microsoft
2 22 (33.85%) MS Exchange
3 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
3 19 (29.23%) VMware
4 18 (27.69%) SQL
4 18 (27.69%) DNS
4 18 (27.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (26.15%) Active Directory
5 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (23.08%) Linux
6 15 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (21.54%) Windows 7
7 14 (21.54%) Windows Vista
8 13 (20.00%) MS Office
8 13 (20.00%) SLA
8 13 (20.00%) Hyper-V
9 12 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (18.46%) TCP/IP
9 12 (18.46%) ITIL
10 11 (16.92%) Sophos
11 10 (15.38%) Finance
11 10 (15.38%) Citrix
12 9 (13.85%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (13.85%) T-SQL
12 9 (13.85%) LAN
12 9 (13.85%) DTS
12 9 (13.85%) Cisco
12 9 (13.85%) Replication
12 9 (13.85%) Clustering
12 9 (13.85%) SQL Server 2005

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 22 (33.85%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (6.15%) IIS
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.54%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (20.00%) MS Office
2 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.69%) DNS
2 12 (18.46%) TCP/IP
3 9 (13.85%) LAN
4 7 (10.77%) Firewall
5 6 (9.23%) ADSL
5 6 (9.23%) WAN
5 6 (9.23%) DHCP
6 5 (7.69%) VDSL
7 3 (4.62%) VPN
8 2 (3.08%) SAN
9 1 (1.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.85%) DTS
2 9 (13.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (13.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (13.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.08%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) JIRA
2 5 (7.69%) Selenium
3 3 (4.62%) NUnit
3 3 (4.62%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (4.62%) Moq
3 3 (4.62%) MSTest
General
1 10 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.54%) Automotive
2 1 (1.54%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (21.54%) Analyst
2 11 (16.92%) DBA
3 9 (13.85%) SQL DBA
4 8 (12.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (9.23%) Administrator
6 5 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.15%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.15%) Desktop Support
7 4 (6.15%) Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Tester
8 3 (4.62%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Service Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) IT Support
9 2 (3.08%) Software Tester
9 2 (3.08%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (3.08%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) .NET
1 3 (4.62%) WinForms
1 3 (4.62%) Castle Windsor
1 3 (4.62%) Ninject
1 3 (4.62%) Unity DI Container
1 3 (4.62%) Spring.NET
1 3 (4.62%) WPF
1 3 (4.62%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Replication
1 9 (13.85%) Clustering
2 5 (7.69%) Smartphone
2 5 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.62%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (4.62%) Social Network
4 1 (1.54%) Firmware
4 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.54%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (27.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (23.08%) Linux
3 14 (21.54%) Windows 7
3 14 (21.54%) Windows Vista
4 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (10.77%) Windows XP
5 7 (10.77%) Windows 8
6 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (9.23%) UNIX
7 5 (7.69%) Android
8 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (18.46%) ITIL
3 9 (13.85%) Database Tuning
3 9 (13.85%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (10.77%) System Testing
5 6 (9.23%) Incident Management
6 4 (6.15%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.62%) TDD
7 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.62%) Scrum
7 3 (4.62%) MVVM
7 3 (4.62%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (4.62%) Kanban
7 3 (4.62%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (4.62%) Performance Testing
7 3 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.08%) Test Scripting
8 2 (3.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.08%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.69%) SQL
2 9 (13.85%) T-SQL
3 4 (6.15%) C
3 4 (6.15%) C++
4 3 (4.62%) Perl
4 3 (4.62%) C#
4 3 (4.62%) Python
5 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.54%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (13.85%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (9.23%) MCITP
3 6 (9.23%) MCSE
4 5 (7.69%) MCSA
4 5 (7.69%) Degree
5 4 (6.15%) ISTQB
5 4 (6.15%) ISEB
6 2 (3.08%) OCP
6 2 (3.08%) OCA
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.54%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 17 (26.15%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 12 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (9.23%) Terminal Services
5 5 (7.69%) XenServer
6 4 (6.15%) Xen
6 4 (6.15%) Terminal Server
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (10.77%) Backup Exec
2 6 (9.23%) WSUS
2 6 (9.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.08%) SCCM
4 1 (1.54%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 34 (52.31%) Microsoft
2 19 (29.23%) VMware
3 11 (16.92%) Sophos
4 10 (15.38%) Citrix
5 9 (13.85%) Cisco
5 9 (13.85%) Red Gate
6 7 (10.77%) Symantec
7 6 (9.23%) LANDesk
7 6 (9.23%) Oracle
7 6 (9.23%) McAfee
8 5 (7.69%) AVG
8 5 (7.69%) Draytek
9 4 (6.15%) Dell
9 4 (6.15%) EMC
10 3 (4.62%) Facebook
10 3 (4.62%) Twitter
11 2 (3.08%) Brocade
11 2 (3.08%) HP
11 2 (3.08%) CheckPoint
11 2 (3.08%) NetApp
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