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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 27 23 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -22
Permanent jobs citing Windows 13 21 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 7.43% 10.82% 35.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.14% 70.00% 86.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 75
Median salary £44,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,050 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £81,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
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
37 30 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 21.14% 15.46% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 30 28 88
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,050 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £78,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 2 May 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Colchester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 27 (46.55%) Microsoft
1 27 (46.55%) Windows Server
2 26 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (43.10%) ITIL
3 25 (43.10%) MS Exchange
4 23 (39.66%) Active Directory
5 21 (36.21%) Citrix
6 20 (34.48%) MS Office
7 19 (32.76%) Windows 7
8 18 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
8 18 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2013
8 18 (31.03%) MS Excel
9 17 (29.31%) VMware
10 15 (25.86%) XenApp
11 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (22.41%) Law
11 13 (22.41%) Linux
12 11 (18.97%) SAN
12 11 (18.97%) Firewall
12 11 (18.97%) Office 365
12 11 (18.97%) Degree
13 10 (17.24%) Problem Management
13 10 (17.24%) Hyper-V
13 10 (17.24%) ITSM
13 10 (17.24%) Service Management
13 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (15.52%) NetApp
14 9 (15.52%) MCSA
14 9 (15.52%) Service Delivery
14 9 (15.52%) assyst

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 25 (43.10%) MS Exchange
2 18 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.45%) JBoss
5 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.72%) Apache
6 1 (1.72%) Documentum
6 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (34.48%) MS Office
2 18 (31.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (15.52%) assyst
2 6 (10.34%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.72%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.72%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.97%) Office 365
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.72%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) Firewall
1 11 (18.97%) SAN
2 5 (8.62%) VoIP
3 4 (6.90%) DNS
3 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.90%) VPN
4 3 (5.17%) DHCP
4 3 (5.17%) Internet
5 2 (3.45%) LAN
6 1 (1.72%) FTP
6 1 (1.72%) IMAP
6 1 (1.72%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.72%) NAS
6 1 (1.72%) POP3
6 1 (1.72%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.72%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (1.72%) VLAN
6 1 (1.72%) WAN
6 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) MySQL
3 1 (1.72%) MS Access
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Subversion
1 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (22.41%) Law
2 6 (10.34%) Legal
3 4 (6.90%) Banking
3 4 (6.90%) Finance
4 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (17.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 9 (15.52%) IT Support
2 9 (15.52%) ITIL Manager
2 9 (15.52%) ITIL Problem Manager
2 9 (15.52%) Problem Manager
3 8 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Support Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Incident and Problem Manager
5 6 (10.34%) Incident Manager
5 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Support
5 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) ITIL Incident Manager
5 6 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (8.62%) IT Support Technician
6 5 (8.62%) IT Technician
6 5 (8.62%) Support Technician
7 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) Classic ASP
2 1 (1.72%) HTML
2 1 (1.72%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Device Driver
2 5 (8.62%) Blackberry
2 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.90%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.45%) Clustering
4 2 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (3.45%) Physics
4 2 (3.45%) User Experience
5 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.72%) Replication
5 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (46.55%) Windows Server
2 26 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (32.76%) Windows 7
4 13 (22.41%) Linux
4 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (10.34%) VxWorks
6 4 (6.90%) Windows 8
6 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.90%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.17%) Android
7 3 (5.17%) Windows 10
7 3 (5.17%) Windows Phone
8 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.72%) Debian
9 1 (1.72%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) ITIL
2 10 (17.24%) ITSM
2 10 (17.24%) Problem Management
2 10 (17.24%) Service Management
3 9 (15.52%) Service Delivery
4 7 (12.07%) Incident Management
5 6 (10.34%) ITIL V2
5 6 (10.34%) Risk Management
6 5 (8.62%) Coaching
6 5 (8.62%) Migration
6 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.90%) Document Management
7 4 (6.90%) ITIL V3
7 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.90%) Performance Management
7 4 (6.90%) Service Desk Management
8 3 (5.17%) Multithreading
8 3 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (5.17%) Trend Analysis
9 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.07%) SQL
2 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.90%) C
3 4 (6.90%) Embedded C
4 3 (5.17%) C#
4 3 (5.17%) C++
5 2 (3.45%) Java
6 1 (1.72%) Perl
6 1 (1.72%) PHP
6 1 (1.72%) Python
6 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Degree
2 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (15.52%) MCSA
4 7 (12.07%) MCP
5 6 (10.34%) MCSE
6 4 (6.90%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (39.66%) Active Directory
2 15 (25.86%) XenApp
3 10 (17.24%) Hyper-V
4 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (10.34%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (8.62%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (5.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (5.17%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.72%) vSphere
8 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) SCCM
1 6 (10.34%) SCOM
2 3 (5.17%) WSUS
3 2 (3.45%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.72%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 27 (46.55%) Microsoft
2 21 (36.21%) Citrix
3 17 (29.31%) VMware
4 9 (15.52%) NetApp
5 6 (10.34%) Intel
5 6 (10.34%) Remedy
6 5 (8.62%) Veeam
7 4 (6.90%) SonicWALL
8 3 (5.17%) Apple
8 3 (5.17%) EMC
8 3 (5.17%) HP
8 3 (5.17%) Oracle
8 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.17%) Symantec
9 1 (1.72%) Avaya
9 1 (1.72%) Clearswift
9 1 (1.72%) Nokia
9 1 (1.72%) Sage
9 1 (1.72%) SAP
9 1 (1.72%) Toshiba
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