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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 24 1
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Permanent jobs citing Windows 39 15 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 18.84% 9.26% 33.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.21% 68.18% 78.00%
Number of salaries quoted 32 11 65
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
67 22 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 32.37% 13.58% 42.92%
Number of salaries quoted 59 18 87
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 June 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Colchester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 34 (46.58%) Microsoft
2 30 (41.10%) Office 365
3 29 (39.73%) MS Exchange
4 27 (36.99%) Exchange Server 2010
5 26 (35.62%) Active Directory
5 26 (35.62%) Windows Server
6 25 (34.25%) ITIL
7 24 (32.88%) Linux
8 23 (31.51%) VMware
9 22 (30.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (24.66%) Law
11 17 (23.29%) Blackberry
12 16 (21.92%) MS Excel
12 16 (21.92%) Windows 7
13 15 (20.55%) Proofpoint
13 15 (20.55%) VPN
13 15 (20.55%) Clearswift
13 15 (20.55%) MS Office
13 15 (20.55%) Service Management
14 14 (19.18%) Apple
14 14 (19.18%) Citrix
14 14 (19.18%) Problem Management
14 14 (19.18%) Exchange Server 2013
15 13 (17.81%) Smartphone
15 13 (17.81%) XenApp
15 13 (17.81%) SCCM
15 13 (17.81%) Windows Phone
15 13 (17.81%) NetApp
15 13 (17.81%) Configuration Management
16 12 (16.44%) Service Delivery

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 29 (39.73%) MS Exchange
2 27 (36.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (19.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (10.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (9.59%) SharePoint
6 6 (8.22%) JBoss
7 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.37%) Apache
8 1 (1.37%) Documentum
8 1 (1.37%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (21.92%) MS Excel
2 15 (20.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (9.59%) assyst
2 5 (6.85%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.37%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 30 (41.10%) Office 365
2 6 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.74%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.55%) VPN
2 9 (12.33%) SAN
3 8 (10.96%) DHCP
3 8 (10.96%) DNS
4 7 (9.59%) Firewall
5 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.74%) Internet
7 1 (1.37%) FTP
7 1 (1.37%) IMAP
7 1 (1.37%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.37%) LAN
7 1 (1.37%) NAS
7 1 (1.37%) POP3
7 1 (1.37%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (1.37%) VoIP
7 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) MS Access
2 1 (1.37%) MySQL
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Moq
1 2 (2.74%) MSTest
1 2 (2.74%) NUnit
1 2 (2.74%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (2.74%) Subversion
1 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (24.66%) Law
2 5 (6.85%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) German Language
3 3 (4.11%) Legal
3 3 (4.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.74%) Marketing
5 1 (1.37%) Automotive
5 1 (1.37%) Electronics
5 1 (1.37%) Publishing
5 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (13.70%) Support Engineer
2 9 (12.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (12.33%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (10.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (9.59%) ITIL Manager
4 7 (9.59%) ITIL Problem Manager
4 7 (9.59%) Messaging Engineer
4 7 (9.59%) Problem Manager
5 6 (8.22%) Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (6.85%) Incident Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) ITIL Incident Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Junior
6 5 (6.85%) Server Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Service Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) Web Services
2 3 (4.11%) .NET
2 3 (4.11%) WCF
2 3 (4.11%) WinForms
2 3 (4.11%) WPF
3 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (2.74%) Castle Windsor
3 2 (2.74%) Ninject
3 2 (2.74%) Spring.NET
3 2 (2.74%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (1.37%) Classic ASP
4 1 (1.37%) HTML
4 1 (1.37%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.29%) Blackberry
2 13 (17.81%) Smartphone
3 8 (10.96%) Performance Metrics
4 7 (9.59%) Mobile Computing
5 6 (8.22%) Device Driver
5 6 (8.22%) iPhone
6 3 (4.11%) Data Centre
6 3 (4.11%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.74%) BYOD
7 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.74%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (2.74%) Physics
7 2 (2.74%) User Experience
8 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.37%) Clustering
8 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.62%) Windows Server
2 24 (32.88%) Linux
3 22 (30.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (21.92%) Windows 7
5 13 (17.81%) Windows Phone
6 10 (13.70%) Windows 8
7 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (8.22%) Mac OS
8 6 (8.22%) VxWorks
9 4 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (4.11%) Windows 10
11 2 (2.74%) Android
12 1 (1.37%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.25%) ITIL
2 15 (20.55%) Service Management
3 14 (19.18%) Problem Management
4 13 (17.81%) Configuration Management
5 12 (16.44%) Service Delivery
6 9 (12.33%) ITSM
7 7 (9.59%) ITIL V3
7 7 (9.59%) Process Management
7 7 (9.59%) Security Patching
7 7 (9.59%) Supplier Management
8 6 (8.22%) Capacity Management
8 6 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (8.22%) Risk Management
9 5 (6.85%) Balanced Scorecard
9 5 (6.85%) ITIL V2
9 5 (6.85%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.85%) Time Management
10 4 (5.48%) Incident Management
11 3 (4.11%) Multithreading
11 3 (4.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.22%) C#
1 6 (8.22%) Java
2 5 (6.85%) C
3 4 (5.48%) C++
3 4 (5.48%) Embedded C
4 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.11%) SQL
5 2 (2.74%) Python
6 1 (1.37%) Perl
6 1 (1.37%) PHP
6 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.48%) MCSA
3 4 (5.48%) MCSE
4 3 (4.11%) MCITP
4 3 (4.11%) MCP
5 1 (1.37%) MCAD
5 1 (1.37%) MCPD
5 1 (1.37%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (35.62%) Active Directory
2 13 (17.81%) XenApp
3 12 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.22%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (8.22%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (6.85%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (5.48%) vSphere
7 3 (4.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (4.11%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (17.81%) SCCM
2 6 (8.22%) SCOM
3 2 (2.74%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.74%) WSUS
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.37%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 34 (46.58%) Microsoft
2 23 (31.51%) VMware
3 15 (20.55%) Clearswift
3 15 (20.55%) Proofpoint
4 14 (19.18%) Apple
4 14 (19.18%) Citrix
5 13 (17.81%) NetApp
6 9 (12.33%) Nokia
7 6 (8.22%) Intel
8 5 (6.85%) Remedy
8 5 (6.85%) ServiceNow
9 4 (5.48%) HP
9 4 (5.48%) Oracle
9 4 (5.48%) Veeam
10 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
10 3 (4.11%) SonicWALL
11 2 (2.74%) Cisco
11 2 (2.74%) EMC
11 2 (2.74%) Symantec
12 1 (1.37%) Sage
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