The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 169 201 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 16.13% 14.57% 20.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 69.26% 68.37% 86.29%
Number of salaries quoted 127 155 189
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -19.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Windows
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
244 294 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 23.28% 21.30% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 173 216 225
Median salary £45,000 £33,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -22.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Windows
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Essex region.

Windows Salary Trend in Essex

Windows
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Essex region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Essex

Windows
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Essex region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +20 45 £45,000 +42.85% 3
Brentwood +11 43 £50,000 +51.51% 1
Chelmsford -1 28 £46,924 +67.58% 1
Halstead - 5 £33,000 -
Billericay +3 3 £37,500 +97.36% 1
Harlow +1 3 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Saffron Walden -4 3 £40,000 +33.33%
Witham +2 2 - -
Basildon -8 2 £26,000 -42.22%
Waltham Abbey - 2 £35,000 -
Hockley +1 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Buckhurst Hill - 1 £21,500 -
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 9 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 Essex region with a requirement for Windows.

1 141 (40.87%) Microsoft
2 127 (36.81%) Windows Server
3 89 (25.80%) SQL
4 87 (25.22%) SQL Server
5 86 (24.93%) MS Exchange
6 84 (24.35%) Finance
7 80 (23.19%) Linux
7 80 (23.19%) Active Directory
8 75 (21.74%) ITIL
9 71 (20.58%) Office 365
10 65 (18.84%) VMware
11 58 (16.81%) .NET
12 57 (16.52%) Exchange Server 2010
13 56 (16.23%) MS Office
13 56 (16.23%) Blackberry
14 51 (14.78%) Apple
14 51 (14.78%) Windows Server 2012
15 50 (14.49%) SCCM
16 48 (13.91%) Clearswift
17 46 (13.33%) Nokia
17 46 (13.33%) Proofpoint
17 46 (13.33%) Smartphone
18 45 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
18 45 (13.04%) Web Services
18 45 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 44 (12.75%) Windows Phone
20 43 (12.46%) Configuration Management
20 43 (12.46%) Firewall
21 41 (11.88%) TCP/IP
21 41 (11.88%) Windows Server 2008

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 86 (24.93%) MS Exchange
2 57 (16.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 37 (10.72%) IIS
5 26 (7.54%) SharePoint
6 18 (5.22%) Apache
7 16 (4.64%) JBoss
8 12 (3.48%) GlassFish
9 11 (3.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 9 (2.61%) Tomcat
11 8 (2.32%) IBM HTTP Server
12 6 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (1.74%) Moodle
13 5 (1.45%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.87%) CMS
14 3 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
15 2 (0.58%) Skype for Business
15 2 (0.58%) WebSphere
16 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
16 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 56 (16.23%) MS Office
2 36 (10.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.58%) MS Project
3 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) assyst
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 71 (20.58%) Office 365
2 37 (10.72%) iTunes
3 31 (8.99%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (6.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (2.32%) SaaS
6 4 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.16%) PaaS
7 3 (0.87%) IaaS
7 3 (0.87%) IBM Cloud
7 3 (0.87%) IBM SmartCloud
8 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (12.46%) Firewall
2 41 (11.88%) TCP/IP
3 34 (9.86%) DNS
3 34 (9.86%) VPN
4 30 (8.70%) SAN
5 21 (6.09%) DHCP
5 21 (6.09%) Internet
6 20 (5.80%) WAN
7 19 (5.51%) LAN
8 11 (3.19%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (2.61%) iSCSI
9 9 (2.61%) LDAP
10 8 (2.32%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (2.32%) HTTP
10 8 (2.32%) Remote Desktop
11 7 (2.03%) SNMP
12 5 (1.45%) NetScaler
12 5 (1.45%) VoIP
13 4 (1.16%) SMTP
13 4 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (25.22%) SQL Server
2 26 (7.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (5.51%) Crystal Reports
4 16 (4.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
5 15 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (3.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (2.90%) MySQL
8 8 (2.32%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.03%) ActiveReports
10 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.87%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.58%) SAP HANA
13 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 7 (2.03%) Moq
1 7 (2.03%) Subversion
2 6 (1.74%) Jenkins
2 6 (1.74%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (1.74%) Selenium
2 6 (1.74%) SpecFlow
2 6 (1.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.87%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (0.58%) MSTest
5 2 (0.58%) VisualVM
6 1 (0.29%) JIRA
6 1 (0.29%) NUnit
6 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 84 (24.35%) Finance
2 16 (4.64%) Electronics
3 14 (4.06%) Banking
4 13 (3.77%) Law
5 7 (2.03%) Marketing
6 6 (1.74%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.74%) Publishing
6 6 (1.74%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.45%) Retail
8 4 (1.16%) Automotive
9 3 (0.87%) Back Office
10 2 (0.58%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.58%) Military
11 1 (0.29%) Billing
11 1 (0.29%) French Language
11 1 (0.29%) Front Office
11 1 (0.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (13.62%) Applications Support
2 43 (12.46%) Analyst
3 36 (10.43%) Developer
4 33 (9.57%) Support Analyst
5 28 (8.12%) IT Support
6 26 (7.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 24 (6.96%) Applications Support Analyst
8 22 (6.38%) Support Engineer
9 20 (5.80%) Systems Engineer
10 19 (5.51%) Messaging Engineer
11 18 (5.22%) Support Manager
12 17 (4.93%) Server Engineer
12 17 (4.93%) Software Engineer
13 16 (4.64%) Linux Engineer
14 15 (4.35%) Architect
15 14 (4.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 14 (4.06%) 3rd Line Support
15 14 (4.06%) Administrator
15 14 (4.06%) SCCM Engineer
16 13 (3.77%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (16.81%) .NET
2 45 (13.04%) Web Services
3 27 (7.83%) HTML
4 21 (6.09%) ASP.NET
5 20 (5.80%) Middleware
5 20 (5.80%) SOAP
5 20 (5.80%) XML
6 17 (4.93%) .NET Framework
7 12 (3.48%) WPF
8 10 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (2.90%) Autofac
8 10 (2.90%) AutoMapper
8 10 (2.90%) jQuery
8 10 (2.90%) LINQ
9 9 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (2.61%) HTML5
9 9 (2.61%) WCF
10 8 (2.32%) J2EE
11 7 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 6 (1.74%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 56 (16.23%) Blackberry
2 46 (13.33%) Smartphone
3 28 (8.12%) Mobile Computing
4 24 (6.96%) Data Centre
5 15 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (3.77%) Device Driver
6 13 (3.77%) iPhone
7 12 (3.48%) CUDA
8 9 (2.61%) Management Information System
9 7 (2.03%) CMDB
9 7 (2.03%) Data Extraction
9 7 (2.03%) DataPower
9 7 (2.03%) Fat Client
9 7 (2.03%) Thin Client
10 6 (1.74%) BYOD
10 6 (1.74%) Learning Management System
10 6 (1.74%) VLE
10 6 (1.74%) Wiki
11 5 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.45%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 127 (36.81%) Windows Server
2 80 (23.19%) Linux
3 51 (14.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 44 (12.75%) Windows Phone
5 41 (11.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (8.12%) Windows 8
7 27 (7.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (6.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (5.80%) Windows 10
10 19 (5.51%) Windows 7
11 13 (3.77%) VxWorks
12 8 (2.32%) Android
12 8 (2.32%) Unix
13 6 (1.74%) Mac OS X
14 5 (1.45%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.87%) CatOS
15 3 (0.87%) CentOS
15 3 (0.87%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.58%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (21.74%) ITIL
2 43 (12.46%) Configuration Management
3 26 (7.54%) Service Delivery
4 21 (6.09%) MVC
5 20 (5.80%) Problem Management
5 20 (5.80%) Software Engineering
6 17 (4.93%) Capacity Management
6 17 (4.93%) Change Control
6 17 (4.93%) Enterprise Architecture
6 17 (4.93%) Process Management
6 17 (4.93%) Service Management
7 16 (4.64%) Unit Testing
8 15 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (4.35%) Mentoring
8 15 (4.35%) OO
9 13 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (3.77%) Change Management
9 13 (3.77%) ITSM
9 13 (3.77%) SDLC
10 12 (3.48%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (25.80%) SQL
2 33 (9.57%) C#
3 29 (8.41%) PowerShell
4 28 (8.12%) Java
5 23 (6.67%) VB
6 14 (4.06%) Embedded C
7 13 (3.77%) JavaScript
8 12 (3.48%) C
8 12 (3.48%) VB.NET
9 9 (2.61%) T-SQL
10 8 (2.32%) Python
11 5 (1.45%) C++
11 5 (1.45%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.87%) Perl
12 3 (0.87%) VBScript
13 2 (0.58%) PHP
13 2 (0.58%) XAML
14 1 (0.29%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 1 (0.29%) Tcl
14 1 (0.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 32 (9.28%) Degree
2 9 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.45%) CCNA
3 5 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (1.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.45%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.16%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.16%) MCSE
4 4 (1.16%) Postgraduate
5 3 (0.87%) MCITP
5 3 (0.87%) MCP
5 3 (0.87%) MCSA
5 3 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.29%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.29%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.29%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.64%) SLA
2 6 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.16%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.87%) QA
5 2 (0.58%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.29%) HL7
6 1 (0.29%) MISRA
6 1 (0.29%) MISRA C
System Software
1 80 (23.19%) Active Directory
2 45 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (4.93%) Hyper-V
4 12 (3.48%) XenDesktop
5 11 (3.19%) XenApp
6 10 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (2.61%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (2.61%) Virtual Servers
8 8 (2.32%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 8 (2.32%) VMware ESX
8 8 (2.32%) vSphere
9 4 (1.16%) Firmware
9 4 (1.16%) Xen
10 3 (0.87%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 50 (14.49%) SCCM
2 22 (6.38%) SCOM
3 11 (3.19%) Microsoft Intune
4 10 (2.90%) WSUS
5 9 (2.61%) Nagios
6 7 (2.03%) Backup Exec
6 7 (2.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (1.74%) Opsview
8 5 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (1.16%) Ansible
9 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 4 (1.16%) Puppet
9 4 (1.16%) Salt
10 3 (0.87%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
10 3 (0.87%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 2 (0.58%) SCDPM
11 2 (0.58%) SCSM
11 2 (0.58%) SCVMM
12 1 (0.29%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 141 (40.87%) Microsoft
2 65 (18.84%) VMware
3 51 (14.78%) Apple
4 48 (13.91%) Clearswift
5 46 (13.33%) Nokia
5 46 (13.33%) Proofpoint
6 37 (10.72%) Citrix
7 36 (10.43%) Cisco
8 25 (7.25%) Oracle
9 21 (6.09%) Red Hat
10 15 (4.35%) HP
11 12 (3.48%) NetApp
12 11 (3.19%) EMC
12 11 (3.19%) IBM
13 9 (2.61%) CheckPoint
13 9 (2.61%) Intel
13 9 (2.61%) WatchGuard
14 8 (2.32%) Kaspersky
14 8 (2.32%) SolarWinds
14 8 (2.32%) Symantec
Loughton, Essex
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + negotiable + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Loughton, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Loughton, Essex
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Gym, Health Care & Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Manpower
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughton, Essex
Galliard Homes
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Colchester, Essex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Harlow, Essex
RM plc
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Car, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Essex
Montash Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
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