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

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 21 2
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows 47 27 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 24.87% 10.11% 24.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.26% 38.57% 90.48%
Number of salaries quoted 46 27 31
Median salary £45,000 £31,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -25.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
78 70 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 41.27% 26.22% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 70 69 34
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £62,500
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 6 December 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Colchester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 34 (41.98%) Linux
3 29 (35.80%) Configuration Management
4 27 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 27 (33.33%) SCCM
5 26 (32.10%) Clearswift
6 25 (30.86%) Windows Server
7 24 (29.63%) Proofpoint
8 23 (28.40%) Exchange Server 2010
8 23 (28.40%) Apple
8 23 (28.40%) ITIL
8 23 (28.40%) MS Exchange
9 21 (25.93%) VPN
9 21 (25.93%) Smartphone
10 20 (24.69%) Nokia
10 20 (24.69%) Office 365
11 19 (23.46%) Windows Phone
12 18 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 15 (18.52%) Law
13 15 (18.52%) Mobile Computing
14 14 (17.28%) Capacity Management
14 14 (17.28%) SCOM
14 14 (17.28%) Service Management
14 14 (17.28%) Process Management
14 14 (17.28%) Service Delivery
14 14 (17.28%) Electronics
14 14 (17.28%) VMware
14 14 (17.28%) Degree
14 14 (17.28%) Problem Management
15 13 (16.05%) Software Engineering

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 23 (28.40%) Exchange Server 2010
1 23 (28.40%) MS Exchange
2 18 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 12 (14.81%) SharePoint
4 9 (11.11%) IIS
5 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.94%) JBoss
6 2 (2.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (12.35%) MS Office
2 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.69%) Office 365
2 13 (16.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (13.58%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.93%) VPN
2 6 (7.41%) DNS
3 5 (6.17%) HTTP
4 1 (1.23%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (18.52%) Law
2 14 (17.28%) Electronics
3 4 (4.94%) Finance
4 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.23%) Billing
4 1 (1.23%) French Language
4 1 (1.23%) German Language
4 1 (1.23%) Legal
4 1 (1.23%) Military
4 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (20.99%) Systems Engineer
2 16 (19.75%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (16.05%) Software Engineer
4 11 (13.58%) Analyst
4 11 (13.58%) SCCM Engineer
4 11 (13.58%) Server Engineer
5 9 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
5 9 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 9 (11.11%) Messaging Engineer
6 8 (9.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 8 (9.88%) Web Analyst
7 7 (8.64%) Applications Support
7 7 (8.64%) Applications Support Analyst
7 7 (8.64%) Linux Server Engineer
7 7 (8.64%) SharePoint Analyst
7 7 (8.64%) Support Analyst
8 6 (7.41%) Web Applications Analyst
8 6 (7.41%) Web Applications Support
8 6 (7.41%) Web Support Analyst
9 5 (6.17%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.81%) Middleware
2 11 (13.58%) .NET
3 3 (3.70%) Classic ASP
4 2 (2.47%) Silverlight
4 2 (2.47%) WPF
5 1 (1.23%) EDI
5 1 (1.23%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 21 (25.93%) Smartphone
3 15 (18.52%) Mobile Computing
4 13 (16.05%) Device Driver
5 12 (14.81%) CUDA
6 10 (12.35%) Data Centre
6 10 (12.35%) iPhone
7 6 (7.41%) Performance Metrics
8 4 (4.94%) BYOD
9 3 (3.70%) Fat Client
9 3 (3.70%) Thin Client
10 2 (2.47%) CMDB
11 1 (1.23%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 34 (41.98%) Linux
2 25 (30.86%) Windows Server
3 19 (23.46%) Windows Phone
4 13 (16.05%) VxWorks
5 11 (13.58%) Windows 8
5 11 (13.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (12.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (11.11%) Windows 10
7 9 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.70%) Android
10 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.47%) CentOS
10 2 (2.47%) Mac OS
10 2 (2.47%) SUSE
10 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.23%) VMS
11 1 (1.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.80%) Configuration Management
2 23 (28.40%) ITIL
3 14 (17.28%) Capacity Management
3 14 (17.28%) Problem Management
3 14 (17.28%) Process Management
3 14 (17.28%) Service Delivery
3 14 (17.28%) Service Management
4 13 (16.05%) Software Engineering
5 9 (11.11%) ITSM
6 8 (9.88%) Network Load Balancing
7 6 (7.41%) People Management
7 6 (7.41%) Supplier Management
8 5 (6.17%) Balanced Scorecard
8 5 (6.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (6.17%) Device Driver Development
8 5 (6.17%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (6.17%) Performance Management
8 5 (6.17%) Security Patching
9 2 (2.47%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.47%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.05%) Embedded C
2 10 (12.35%) Java
3 7 (8.64%) PowerShell
4 6 (7.41%) C
5 4 (4.94%) C++
6 1 (1.23%) Python
6 1 (1.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (17.28%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.23%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
1 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (13.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.94%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (4.94%) vSphere
4 3 (3.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 27 (33.33%) SCCM
2 14 (17.28%) SCOM
3 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Intune
4 7 (8.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (3.70%) NetBackup
5 3 (3.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.23%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 36 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 26 (32.10%) Clearswift
3 24 (29.63%) Proofpoint
4 23 (28.40%) Apple
5 20 (24.69%) Nokia
6 14 (17.28%) VMware
7 12 (14.81%) NetApp
7 12 (14.81%) Red Hat
8 9 (11.11%) Intel
9 6 (7.41%) Symantec
10 3 (3.70%) Citrix
10 3 (3.70%) F5
10 3 (3.70%) HP
10 3 (3.70%) Infoblox
11 2 (2.47%) Kofax
11 2 (2.47%) ServiceNow
12 1 (1.23%) EMC
12 1 (1.23%) MobileIron
12 1 (1.23%) SAP
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