The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chesham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 5 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesham 50.00% 23.53% 81.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 8
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Windows
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chesham region.

Operating Systems Category
Chesham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesham 50.00% 23.53% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 8
Average salary £26,250 £35,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £24,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Chesham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Chesham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Chesham

Windows
Salary Trend in Chesham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Chesham region.

Windows Salary Trend in Chesham

Windows
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Chesham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chesham 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) LAN
6 2 (25.00%) WAN
6 2 (25.00%) MS Office
6 2 (25.00%) MCP
6 2 (25.00%) MCSE
6 2 (25.00%) MCSA
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) MCDST
6 2 (25.00%) MCITP
6 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
7 1 (12.50%) Windows XP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Chesham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chesham 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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Systems Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Systems Support
3 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (25.00%) Field Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) IT Support
5 1 (12.50%) Junior Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (12.50%) Junior
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCP
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) MCSA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCDST
2 2 (25.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) VMware