The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 34 36 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 28.10% 26.09% 23.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.95% 94.74% 78.05%
Number of salaries quoted 32 33 25
Median salary £48,750 £31,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.76% -33.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £21,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £72,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +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 Colchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
42 38 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 34.71% 27.54% 30.37%
Number of salaries quoted 38 34 34
Median salary £47,500 £31,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.79% -23.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £21,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,530 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Windows
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Windows Salary Trend in Colchester

Windows
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Colchester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Colchester region with a requirement for Windows.

1 36 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 33 (44.59%) Office 365
3 30 (40.54%) Blackberry
4 29 (39.19%) Clearswift
4 29 (39.19%) Proofpoint
5 28 (37.84%) Linux
6 26 (35.14%) MS Exchange
7 25 (33.78%) VPN
7 25 (33.78%) Exchange Server 2010
8 24 (32.43%) Smartphone
9 23 (31.08%) Windows Phone
9 23 (31.08%) ITIL
9 23 (31.08%) Apple
10 21 (28.38%) Nokia
11 19 (25.68%) Active Directory
11 19 (25.68%) Configuration Management
11 19 (25.68%) VMware
12 17 (22.97%) Law
12 17 (22.97%) Service Management
12 17 (22.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 17 (22.97%) Mobile Computing
13 16 (21.62%) Windows Server
13 16 (21.62%) Problem Management
13 16 (21.62%) SCCM
13 16 (21.62%) Process Management
14 15 (20.27%) Windows 8
15 14 (18.92%) MS Office
16 13 (17.57%) NetApp
17 12 (16.22%) Service Delivery
18 11 (14.86%) Amazon AWS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (35.14%) MS Exchange
2 25 (33.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (22.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (10.81%) JBoss
4 8 (10.81%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.70%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.35%) Documentum
Applications
1 14 (18.92%) MS Office
2 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 33 (44.59%) Office 365
2 11 (14.86%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (12.16%) iTunes
3 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (33.78%) VPN
2 7 (9.46%) DNS
3 5 (6.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.35%) SAP BI
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Moq
1 2 (2.70%) MSTest
1 2 (2.70%) NUnit
1 2 (2.70%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (22.97%) Law
2 9 (12.16%) Electronics
3 7 (9.46%) Finance
4 5 (6.76%) German Language
5 2 (2.70%) Marketing
5 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.35%) Automotive
6 1 (1.35%) Billing
6 1 (1.35%) French Language
6 1 (1.35%) Legal
6 1 (1.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (13.51%) Linux Engineer
1 10 (13.51%) Messaging Engineer
2 8 (10.81%) Software Engineer
2 8 (10.81%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (9.46%) Analyst
3 7 (9.46%) VMware Engineer
4 6 (8.11%) Service Analyst
4 6 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (8.11%) Storage Engineer
5 5 (6.76%) .NET Developer
5 5 (6.76%) BlackBerry Engineer
5 5 (6.76%) Consultant
5 5 (6.76%) Developer
5 5 (6.76%) IT Analyst
5 5 (6.76%) Mobile Engineer
5 5 (6.76%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Blackberry Consultant
6 4 (5.41%) Embedded Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Messaging Consultant
6 4 (5.41%) Messaging Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.81%) Middleware
2 5 (6.76%) .NET
2 5 (6.76%) WPF
3 4 (5.41%) Web Services
4 3 (4.05%) WCF
4 3 (4.05%) WinForms
5 2 (2.70%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (2.70%) Castle Windsor
5 2 (2.70%) Ninject
5 2 (2.70%) Silverlight
5 2 (2.70%) Spring.NET
5 2 (2.70%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (1.35%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 30 (40.54%) Blackberry
2 24 (32.43%) Smartphone
3 17 (22.97%) Mobile Computing
4 11 (14.86%) iPhone
5 8 (10.81%) CUDA
5 8 (10.81%) Device Driver
5 8 (10.81%) Performance Metrics
6 6 (8.11%) BYOD
7 3 (4.05%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.70%) CMDB
8 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.35%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (37.84%) Linux
2 23 (31.08%) Windows Phone
3 16 (21.62%) Windows Server
4 15 (20.27%) Windows 8
5 8 (10.81%) VxWorks
6 6 (8.11%) Mac OS
6 6 (8.11%) Windows 10
6 6 (8.11%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.05%) Android
8 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.70%) CentOS
9 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.70%) SUSE
10 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) ITIL
2 19 (25.68%) Configuration Management
3 17 (22.97%) Service Management
4 16 (21.62%) Problem Management
4 16 (21.62%) Process Management
5 12 (16.22%) Service Delivery
6 9 (12.16%) ITSM
6 9 (12.16%) Supplier Management
7 8 (10.81%) Capacity Management
7 8 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (10.81%) Software Engineering
8 7 (9.46%) Balanced Scorecard
8 7 (9.46%) Security Patching
9 5 (6.76%) ITIL V3
9 5 (6.76%) Time Management
10 4 (5.41%) People Management
11 3 (4.05%) Mobile Device Management
11 3 (4.05%) MVC
12 2 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (2.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.81%) Embedded C
1 8 (10.81%) Java
2 4 (5.41%) C
2 4 (5.41%) C++
3 3 (4.05%) C#
4 2 (2.70%) SQL
5 1 (1.35%) Python
5 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.35%) MCAD
2 1 (1.35%) MCP
2 1 (1.35%) MCPD
2 1 (1.35%) MCSD
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.35%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) QA
1 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (25.68%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.81%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (5.41%) vSphere
5 3 (4.05%) Firmware
6 2 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.70%) XenApp
7 1 (1.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.35%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (21.62%) SCCM
2 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (4.05%) SCOM
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (2.70%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.35%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 36 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 29 (39.19%) Clearswift
2 29 (39.19%) Proofpoint
3 23 (31.08%) Apple
4 21 (28.38%) Nokia
5 19 (25.68%) VMware
6 13 (17.57%) NetApp
7 6 (8.11%) ServiceNow
8 5 (6.76%) Intel
9 4 (5.41%) HP
9 4 (5.41%) Oracle
9 4 (5.41%) Red Hat
9 4 (5.41%) Symantec
10 3 (4.05%) Citrix
11 2 (2.70%) Cisco
11 2 (2.70%) F5
11 2 (2.70%) Infoblox
11 2 (2.70%) Kofax
11 2 (2.70%) SAP
12 1 (1.35%) MobileIron
Colchester, Essex
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