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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Essex / Colchester
Rank 12 16 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 37 41 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 21.51% 14.29% 18.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.68% 49.40% 92.59%
Number of salaries quoted 36 36 23
Median salary £43,750 £34,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.81% -9.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,625 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £76,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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
76 83 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 44.19% 28.92% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 72 74 24
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £77,500 £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 17 January 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Colchester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 37 (48.05%) Linux
2 34 (44.16%) Configuration Management
3 30 (38.96%) SCCM
3 30 (38.96%) Windows Server
4 24 (31.17%) Microsoft
5 22 (28.57%) ITIL
5 22 (28.57%) Degree
5 22 (28.57%) Capacity Management
6 21 (27.27%) Red Hat
7 18 (23.38%) Blackberry
7 18 (23.38%) Service Delivery
7 18 (23.38%) SCOM
8 17 (22.08%) Clearswift
9 15 (19.48%) Apple
9 15 (19.48%) MS Exchange
9 15 (19.48%) .NET
9 15 (19.48%) SharePoint
9 15 (19.48%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (19.48%) Proofpoint
10 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (18.18%) Data Centre
10 14 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (16.88%) Electronics
11 13 (16.88%) Device Driver
11 13 (16.88%) Software Engineering
11 13 (16.88%) Smartphone
11 13 (16.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 13 (16.88%) VxWorks
11 13 (16.88%) Windows Server 2003

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 15 (19.48%) Exchange Server 2010
1 15 (19.48%) MS Exchange
1 15 (19.48%) SharePoint
2 13 (16.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 13 (16.88%) IIS
3 5 (6.49%) Documentum
4 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.60%) JBoss
5 2 (2.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Office
2 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (14.29%) iTunes
4 8 (10.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.58%) VPN
2 9 (11.69%) HTTP
3 6 (7.79%) DNS
4 5 (6.49%) Kerberos
4 5 (6.49%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (16.88%) Electronics
2 6 (7.79%) Law
3 2 (2.60%) Finance
4 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.30%) French Language
4 1 (1.30%) Military
4 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (22.08%) Systems Engineer
2 14 (18.18%) Analyst
3 13 (16.88%) Software Engineer
4 12 (15.58%) Server Engineer
4 12 (15.58%) Web Analyst
5 11 (14.29%) Applications Support
5 11 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
5 11 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
5 11 (14.29%) SharePoint Analyst
5 11 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 10 (12.99%) Administrator
6 10 (12.99%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (12.99%) Web Applications Analyst
6 10 (12.99%) Web Applications Support
6 10 (12.99%) Web Support Analyst
7 9 (11.69%) Embedded Engineer
7 9 (11.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 9 (11.69%) SharePoint Support
8 7 (9.09%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.48%) .NET
2 12 (15.58%) Middleware
3 3 (3.90%) Classic ASP
4 2 (2.60%) Silverlight
4 2 (2.60%) WPF
5 1 (1.30%) EDI
5 1 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.38%) Blackberry
2 14 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 13 (16.88%) Device Driver
3 13 (16.88%) Smartphone
4 12 (15.58%) CUDA
5 11 (14.29%) Mobile Computing
6 6 (7.79%) Fat Client
6 6 (7.79%) Thin Client
7 3 (3.90%) BYOD
7 3 (3.90%) iPhone
8 2 (2.60%) CMDB
9 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 37 (48.05%) Linux
2 30 (38.96%) Windows Server
3 14 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (16.88%) VxWorks
4 13 (16.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (12.99%) Windows Phone
6 9 (11.69%) Windows 10
6 9 (11.69%) Windows 8
7 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.60%) Android
8 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.60%) CentOS
8 2 (2.60%) SUSE
9 1 (1.30%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.30%) VMS
9 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.16%) Configuration Management
2 22 (28.57%) Capacity Management
2 22 (28.57%) ITIL
3 18 (23.38%) Service Delivery
4 13 (16.88%) Software Engineering
5 12 (15.58%) Network Load Balancing
6 10 (12.99%) Problem Management
6 10 (12.99%) Process Management
6 10 (12.99%) Service Management
7 9 (11.69%) Performance Management
8 8 (10.39%) ITSM
9 7 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (7.79%) People Management
11 5 (6.49%) Data Management
11 5 (6.49%) Device Driver Development
11 5 (6.49%) Mobile Device Management
12 2 (2.60%) Change Control
12 2 (2.60%) Mentoring
12 2 (2.60%) Supplier Management
13 1 (1.30%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.88%) Embedded C
2 12 (15.58%) Java
3 11 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 5 (6.49%) C
4 5 (6.49%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.90%) C++
6 1 (1.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.30%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.39%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.09%) vSphere
3 3 (3.90%) Firmware
3 3 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 30 (38.96%) SCCM
2 18 (23.38%) SCOM
3 11 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
4 7 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (7.79%) NetBackup
6 4 (5.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (1.30%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 24 (31.17%) Microsoft
2 21 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 17 (22.08%) Clearswift
4 15 (19.48%) Apple
4 15 (19.48%) Proofpoint
5 12 (15.58%) VMware
6 11 (14.29%) Nokia
7 10 (12.99%) Symantec
8 9 (11.69%) Intel
9 8 (10.39%) NetApp
10 6 (7.79%) Citrix
11 5 (6.49%) Oracle
12 4 (5.19%) F5
12 4 (5.19%) HP
12 4 (5.19%) Infoblox
13 2 (2.60%) Kofax
14 1 (1.30%) EMC
14 1 (1.30%) MobileIron
14 1 (1.30%) ServiceNow
Colchester
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