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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Essex / Colchester
Rank 10 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 40 40 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 20.41% 16.60% 16.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 66.67% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 37 32 27
Median salary £47,500 £53,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.62% +79.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,250 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%

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
80 60 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 40.82% 24.90% 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 76 48 34
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,100 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 February 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Colchester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 44 (50.57%) Windows Server
2 42 (48.28%) Linux
3 39 (44.83%) Configuration Management
4 37 (42.53%) SCCM
5 30 (34.48%) Red Hat
5 30 (34.48%) Capacity Management
6 27 (31.03%) Degree
7 26 (29.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (28.74%) SCOM
9 23 (26.44%) Service Delivery
9 23 (26.44%) Microsoft
10 20 (22.99%) ITIL
11 19 (21.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (19.54%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (19.54%) Data Centre
13 16 (18.39%) MS Exchange
13 16 (18.39%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (17.24%) Blackberry
15 14 (16.09%) Clearswift
15 14 (16.09%) SharePoint
15 14 (16.09%) Java
15 14 (16.09%) .NET
15 14 (16.09%) VMware
15 14 (16.09%) Windows 10
16 13 (14.94%) Microsoft Azure
16 13 (14.94%) Amazon AWS
16 13 (14.94%) IIS
17 12 (13.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 12 (13.79%) Symantec
17 12 (13.79%) Apple

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 16 (18.39%) MS Exchange
2 14 (16.09%) SharePoint
3 13 (14.94%) IIS
4 12 (13.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 12 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (11.49%) Documentum
6 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.30%) GlassFish
7 2 (2.30%) JBoss
7 2 (2.30%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.15%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (10.34%) MS Office
2 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.94%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (14.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (11.49%) iTunes
3 5 (5.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.64%) VPN
2 10 (11.49%) Kerberos
2 10 (11.49%) LDAP
3 9 (10.34%) HTTP
4 5 (5.75%) DNS
5 3 (3.45%) LAN
6 2 (2.30%) Wireless
7 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Ant
1 2 (2.30%) Gradle
1 2 (2.30%) Hudson
1 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.30%) JUnit
1 2 (2.30%) Maven
1 2 (2.30%) Subversion
1 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (11.49%) Electronics
2 3 (3.45%) Law
3 1 (1.15%) Automotive
3 1 (1.15%) Back Office
3 1 (1.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (21.84%) Administrator
2 18 (20.69%) Server Engineer
2 18 (20.69%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (18.39%) Systems Engineer
4 13 (14.94%) Analyst
5 12 (13.79%) Software Engineer
5 12 (13.79%) Web Analyst
6 11 (12.64%) Applications Support
6 11 (12.64%) Applications Support Analyst
6 11 (12.64%) SCCM Engineer
6 11 (12.64%) SharePoint Analyst
6 11 (12.64%) Support Analyst
7 10 (11.49%) Web Applications Analyst
7 10 (11.49%) Web Applications Support
7 10 (11.49%) Web Support Analyst
7 10 (11.49%) Windows Administrator
8 9 (10.34%) Documentum Administrator
8 9 (10.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 9 (10.34%) SharePoint Support
8 9 (10.34%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.09%) .NET
2 9 (10.34%) Middleware
3 3 (3.45%) Classic ASP
4 2 (2.30%) J2EE
4 2 (2.30%) Web Services
5 1 (1.15%) EDI
5 1 (1.15%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.15%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.54%) Data Centre
2 15 (17.24%) Blackberry
3 10 (11.49%) Device Driver
3 10 (11.49%) Smartphone
4 9 (10.34%) CUDA
4 9 (10.34%) Fat Client
4 9 (10.34%) Mobile Computing
4 9 (10.34%) Thin Client
5 3 (3.45%) BYOD
5 3 (3.45%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.15%) CMDB
6 1 (1.15%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 44 (50.57%) Windows Server
2 42 (48.28%) Linux
3 26 (29.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (21.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (19.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (18.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (16.09%) Windows 10
8 10 (11.49%) VxWorks
8 10 (11.49%) Windows 8
9 8 (9.20%) Windows Phone
10 7 (8.05%) Windows 7
11 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.15%) Android
12 1 (1.15%) CentOS
12 1 (1.15%) SUSE
12 1 (1.15%) VMS
12 1 (1.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (44.83%) Configuration Management
2 30 (34.48%) Capacity Management
3 23 (26.44%) Service Delivery
4 20 (22.99%) ITIL
5 12 (13.79%) Network Load Balancing
5 12 (13.79%) Software Engineering
6 10 (11.49%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (11.49%) Data Management
7 9 (10.34%) Performance Management
8 8 (9.20%) ITSM
8 8 (9.20%) Problem Management
8 8 (9.20%) Process Management
8 8 (9.20%) Service Management
9 6 (6.90%) People Management
10 5 (5.75%) Device Driver Development
10 5 (5.75%) Mobile Device Management
11 2 (2.30%) Issue Tracking
11 2 (2.30%) Multithreading
11 2 (2.30%) Physics
11 2 (2.30%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.09%) Java
2 11 (12.64%) PowerShell
3 10 (11.49%) Embedded C
3 10 (11.49%) Shell Script
4 5 (5.75%) C
4 5 (5.75%) C++
5 3 (3.45%) SQL
6 2 (2.30%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (31.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (12.64%) Active Directory
1 11 (12.64%) vSphere
2 3 (3.45%) Firmware
2 3 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 37 (42.53%) SCCM
2 25 (28.74%) SCOM
3 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Intune
4 9 (10.34%) NetBackup
5 7 (8.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (3.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.15%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.15%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 30 (34.48%) Red Hat
2 23 (26.44%) Microsoft
3 14 (16.09%) Clearswift
3 14 (16.09%) VMware
4 12 (13.79%) Apple
4 12 (13.79%) Proofpoint
4 12 (13.79%) Symantec
5 11 (12.64%) Oracle
6 9 (10.34%) Citrix
6 9 (10.34%) Nokia
7 6 (6.90%) Intel
8 5 (5.75%) NetApp
9 3 (3.45%) F5
9 3 (3.45%) HP
9 3 (3.45%) Infoblox
10 2 (2.30%) Mitel
11 1 (1.15%) Kofax
11 1 (1.15%) MobileIron
11 1 (1.15%) SonicWALL
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 25 days ago