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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 181 246 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 17.64% 19.16% 18.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 86.19% 89.13% 80.77%
Number of salaries quoted 151 185 159
Median salary £47,500 £37,250 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.51% -4.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +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
210 276 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.47% 21.50% 22.93%
Number of salaries quoted 174 204 204
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Brentwood -2 41 £50,000 +42.85% 6
Colchester +5 35 £47,500 +50.79% 2
Chelmsford 0 30 £44,500 +36.92%
Harlow +3 10 £36,000 +2.85% 1
Witham +1 5 - - 1
Braintree +5 4 £61,250 +88.46%
Billericay -5 3 £37,500 +66.66% 2
Southend-on-Sea -8 3 £31,000 -22.50%
Saffron Walden -2 2 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Hockley - 2 £35,000 -
Purfleet - 2 £16,000 -
Basildon -17 1 £52,500 +23.52% 2
Chigwell - 1 £24,000 -
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 177 (49.44%) Microsoft
2 108 (30.17%) Office 365
2 108 (30.17%) Windows Server
3 103 (28.77%) Active Directory
4 102 (28.49%) MS Exchange
5 95 (26.54%) Blackberry
6 91 (25.42%) SQL
7 87 (24.30%) ITIL
8 84 (23.46%) Apple
8 84 (23.46%) Finance
9 82 (22.91%) Exchange Server 2010
10 81 (22.63%) MS Office
11 79 (22.07%) SQL Server
12 77 (21.51%) Linux
12 77 (21.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 76 (21.23%) Smartphone
14 75 (20.95%) Proofpoint
14 75 (20.95%) Clearswift
15 74 (20.67%) Windows Phone
16 70 (19.55%) Nokia
17 64 (17.88%) VMware
18 56 (15.64%) VPN
19 55 (15.36%) iTunes
20 49 (13.69%) Windows Server 2012
20 49 (13.69%) Service Delivery
21 48 (13.41%) .NET
21 48 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
22 45 (12.57%) MS Excel
22 45 (12.57%) Windows 8
23 42 (11.73%) VMware Infrastructure

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
1 102 (28.49%) MS Exchange
2 82 (22.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 77 (21.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 23 (6.42%) IIS
5 21 (5.87%) JBoss
6 17 (4.75%) SharePoint
7 11 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (2.79%) GlassFish
9 9 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (2.23%) Apache
11 5 (1.40%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.40%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.84%) Skype for Business
13 2 (0.56%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.28%) CMS
14 1 (0.28%) Documentum
14 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 81 (22.63%) MS Office
2 45 (12.57%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.40%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.56%) MS Project
4 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.56%) assyst
1 2 (0.56%) AWD
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 108 (30.17%) Office 365
2 55 (15.36%) iTunes
3 25 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (3.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.96%) SaaS
6 4 (1.12%) IBM Cloud
6 4 (1.12%) IBM SmartCloud
6 4 (1.12%) PaaS
7 3 (0.84%) IaaS
8 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.28%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.28%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 56 (15.64%) VPN
2 40 (11.17%) DNS
3 36 (10.06%) DHCP
4 33 (9.22%) TCP/IP
5 29 (8.10%) Firewall
5 29 (8.10%) SAN
6 24 (6.70%) LAN
7 23 (6.42%) WAN
8 18 (5.03%) Internet
9 17 (4.75%) NAS
10 14 (3.91%) SMTP
11 10 (2.79%) Wireless
12 9 (2.51%) VLAN
13 8 (2.23%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (2.23%) DMZ
13 8 (2.23%) IMAP
14 5 (1.40%) FTP
14 5 (1.40%) HTTP
14 5 (1.40%) HTTPS
14 5 (1.40%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (22.07%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (3.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (3.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (3.07%) Crystal Reports
4 11 (3.07%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.79%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (1.68%) MySQL
6 6 (1.68%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.56%) ActiveReports
9 2 (0.56%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.28%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 11 (3.07%) Rhino Mocks
1 11 (3.07%) Subversion
2 10 (2.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 9 (2.51%) MSTest
4 5 (1.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (1.40%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.12%) Moq
5 4 (1.12%) NUnit
5 4 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.56%) VisualVM
7 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.28%) Vagrant
General
1 84 (23.46%) Finance
2 21 (5.87%) Law
3 12 (3.35%) Banking
4 9 (2.51%) Electronics
5 6 (1.68%) Marketing
5 6 (1.68%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.40%) German Language
6 5 (1.40%) Publishing
7 4 (1.12%) Automotive
8 3 (0.84%) Back Office
8 3 (0.84%) Legal
9 2 (0.56%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.56%) Front Office
9 2 (0.56%) Military
10 1 (0.28%) Billing
10 1 (0.28%) French Language
10 1 (0.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (12.01%) Analyst
2 41 (11.45%) Developer
3 36 (10.06%) Support Engineer
4 30 (8.38%) IT Support
4 30 (8.38%) Messaging Engineer
5 28 (7.82%) Applications Support
5 28 (7.82%) Support Analyst
6 26 (7.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 22 (6.15%) .NET Developer
8 20 (5.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 18 (5.03%) C# Developer
10 15 (4.19%) 2nd Line Support
10 15 (4.19%) Service Desk Analyst
11 14 (3.91%) Systems Engineer
12 13 (3.63%) Infrastructure Support
12 13 (3.63%) IT Engineer
12 13 (3.63%) IT Manager
13 12 (3.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 12 (3.35%) Service Analyst
14 11 (3.07%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (13.41%) .NET
2 38 (10.61%) Web Services
3 26 (7.26%) XML
4 25 (6.98%) HTML
5 20 (5.59%) .NET Framework
6 18 (5.03%) WPF
7 17 (4.75%) ASP.NET
7 17 (4.75%) Middleware
8 15 (4.19%) WCF
9 13 (3.63%) Autofac
9 13 (3.63%) AutoMapper
9 13 (3.63%) LINQ
9 13 (3.63%) Silverlight
9 13 (3.63%) SOAP
10 11 (3.07%) AngularJS
11 10 (2.79%) CSS
11 10 (2.79%) jQuery
12 9 (2.51%) Ajax
12 9 (2.51%) HTML5
12 9 (2.51%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 95 (26.54%) Blackberry
2 76 (21.23%) Smartphone
3 33 (9.22%) Mobile Computing
4 28 (7.82%) iPhone
5 24 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (6.70%) Data Centre
6 11 (3.07%) CMDB
7 10 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.79%) Replication
8 9 (2.51%) BYOD
8 9 (2.51%) iPad
9 8 (2.23%) CUDA
9 8 (2.23%) Device Driver
9 8 (2.23%) PDA
9 8 (2.23%) Performance Metrics
10 7 (1.96%) Data Integration
10 7 (1.96%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.68%) iSeries
12 5 (1.40%) Fat Client
12 5 (1.40%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 108 (30.17%) Windows Server
2 77 (21.51%) Linux
3 74 (20.67%) Windows Phone
4 49 (13.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 45 (12.57%) Windows 8
7 42 (11.73%) Windows 7
8 37 (10.34%) Windows 10
9 21 (5.87%) Android
10 18 (5.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (4.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (3.07%) Windows XP
13 8 (2.23%) Mac OS
13 8 (2.23%) VxWorks
13 8 (2.23%) Windows Vista
14 6 (1.68%) Unix
15 3 (0.84%) CatOS
16 2 (0.56%) CentOS
16 2 (0.56%) SUSE
17 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (24.30%) ITIL
2 49 (13.69%) Service Delivery
3 36 (10.06%) Configuration Management
4 26 (7.26%) Problem Management
5 24 (6.70%) Process Management
5 24 (6.70%) Service Management
6 22 (6.15%) Enterprise Architecture
7 19 (5.31%) ITSM
7 19 (5.31%) Supplier Management
8 18 (5.03%) Mentoring
9 17 (4.75%) Time Management
10 16 (4.47%) Logistics
11 14 (3.91%) Security Patching
12 13 (3.63%) Unit Testing
13 12 (3.35%) Software Engineering
13 12 (3.35%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (3.07%) Capacity Management
14 11 (3.07%) OO
14 11 (3.07%) TDD
14 11 (3.07%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 91 (25.42%) SQL
2 40 (11.17%) C#
3 22 (6.15%) VB
4 20 (5.59%) VB.NET
5 17 (4.75%) PowerShell
5 17 (4.75%) T-SQL
6 14 (3.91%) JavaScript
7 13 (3.63%) Java
8 9 (2.51%) Embedded C
9 7 (1.96%) C
9 7 (1.96%) VBScript
9 7 (1.96%) XAML
10 4 (1.12%) C++
11 3 (0.84%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.56%) PHP
13 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.28%) Korn
13 1 (0.28%) Perl
13 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (3.63%) Degree
1 13 (3.63%) MCP
2 11 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.51%) CCNA
3 9 (2.51%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (1.68%) A+ Certification
4 6 (1.68%) MCSE
4 6 (1.68%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (1.12%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.12%) MCSA
5 4 (1.12%) Postgraduate
5 4 (1.12%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.12%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.56%) MCITP
7 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.28%) MCAD
7 1 (0.28%) MCDST
7 1 (0.28%) MCPD
7 1 (0.28%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.54%) SLA
2 7 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.40%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.56%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.28%) HL7
5 1 (0.28%) MISRA
5 1 (0.28%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 103 (28.77%) Active Directory
2 42 (11.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (6.42%) Hyper-V
4 16 (4.47%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (3.63%) XenApp
6 10 (2.79%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (2.79%) vSphere
7 8 (2.23%) NFS
8 7 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (1.68%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (1.68%) XenDesktop
10 4 (1.12%) Firmware
10 4 (1.12%) Xen
11 3 (0.84%) MetaFrame
11 3 (0.84%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.28%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.28%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 33 (9.22%) SCCM
2 10 (2.79%) Backup Exec
3 8 (2.23%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (2.23%) SCOM
4 7 (1.96%) WSUS
5 5 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.12%) Ansible
6 4 (1.12%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
6 4 (1.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 4 (1.12%) Puppet
7 3 (0.84%) Salt
8 2 (0.56%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.56%) Opsview
8 2 (0.56%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.56%) SCSM
8 2 (0.56%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 1 (0.28%) Graphite
9 1 (0.28%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 177 (49.44%) Microsoft
2 84 (23.46%) Apple
3 75 (20.95%) Clearswift
3 75 (20.95%) Proofpoint
4 70 (19.55%) Nokia
5 64 (17.88%) VMware
6 40 (11.17%) Cisco
7 30 (8.38%) Citrix
8 20 (5.59%) Oracle
9 19 (5.31%) Red Hat
10 14 (3.91%) NetApp
11 10 (2.79%) HP
11 10 (2.79%) MKS
11 10 (2.79%) Symantec
11 10 (2.79%) Veeam
12 9 (2.51%) Draytek
13 8 (2.23%) IBM
13 8 (2.23%) Remedy
13 8 (2.23%) ServiceNow
14 7 (1.96%) Thunderhead
Witham, Essex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughton, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Online Resourcing
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 - £25,000 per annum dependin
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Tech
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Senitor Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Senitor Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Gym, Health Care & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Square One Resources
Posted: 7 hours ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Senitor Associates
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Manpower
Posted: 4 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Montash Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Tech
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood
Montash Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Buckhurst Hill, Essex
The SmartList
Posted: 24 days ago
Brentwood
Montash Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Essex
Montash Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Harlow
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago