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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 136 181 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 14.45% 15.37% 20.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.45% 73.28% 82.90%
Number of salaries quoted 113 137 193
Median salary £42,500 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,300 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%

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
211 247 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 22.42% 20.97% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 171 172 231
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +6 40 £47,500 -2.56% 5
Chelmsford -2 15 £32,500 -40.90% 2
Brentwood +2 14 £45,000 +63.63% 1
Saffron Walden - 6 £31,498 - 1
Witham -2 5 £25,250 +1.00% 1
Thurrock +1 4 £40,000 -33.33%
Harlow 0 3 £25,000 -23.07%
Basildon -2 2 £30,000 +17.64%
Halstead - 2 £33,000 -
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 (45.93%) Windows Server
2 109 (35.50%) Microsoft
3 89 (28.99%) SQL Server
4 88 (28.66%) MS Exchange
5 84 (27.36%) Linux
6 75 (24.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 74 (24.10%) Active Directory
8 70 (22.80%) Configuration Management
9 69 (22.48%) SCCM
10 63 (20.52%) SQL
11 62 (20.20%) VMware
12 53 (17.26%) .NET
13 50 (16.29%) Office 365
14 49 (15.96%) Capacity Management
15 48 (15.64%) Windows Server 2008
16 47 (15.31%) Finance
17 45 (14.66%) MS Office
18 44 (14.33%) ITIL
18 44 (14.33%) Firewall
18 44 (14.33%) SCOM
18 44 (14.33%) Degree
19 42 (13.68%) Citrix
19 42 (13.68%) Data Centre
20 40 (13.03%) Red Hat
20 40 (13.03%) Web Services
21 39 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
22 38 (12.38%) TCP/IP
23 36 (11.73%) Windows Server 2003
23 36 (11.73%) Oracle
24 35 (11.40%) Windows 7

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 88 (28.66%) MS Exchange
2 34 (11.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (10.75%) IIS
4 31 (10.10%) SharePoint
5 20 (6.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 16 (5.21%) Apache
7 11 (3.58%) IBM HTTP Server
7 11 (3.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 10 (3.26%) Documentum
9 8 (2.61%) GlassFish
9 8 (2.61%) JBoss
9 8 (2.61%) Tomcat
10 7 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (1.95%) Moodle
12 4 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.98%) CMS
13 3 (0.98%) Skype for Business
14 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.65%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 45 (14.66%) MS Office
2 27 (8.79%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.98%) assyst
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 50 (16.29%) Office 365
2 28 (9.12%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (9.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (4.89%) iTunes
4 8 (2.61%) SaaS
5 2 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.65%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (14.33%) Firewall
2 38 (12.38%) TCP/IP
3 32 (10.42%) SAN
4 22 (7.17%) DNS
5 20 (6.51%) LDAP
6 19 (6.19%) VPN
7 15 (4.89%) LAN
8 14 (4.56%) WAN
9 13 (4.23%) iSCSI
10 11 (3.58%) HTTP
11 10 (3.26%) Kerberos
12 9 (2.93%) Internet
12 9 (2.93%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (2.61%) DHCP
13 8 (2.61%) Fibre Channel
14 7 (2.28%) NAS
14 7 (2.28%) SNMP
14 7 (2.28%) VoIP
15 6 (1.95%) Remote Desktop
16 5 (1.63%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (28.99%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (5.21%) Crystal Reports
3 16 (5.21%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (5.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (3.26%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (2.93%) ActiveReports
5 9 (2.93%) MySQL
6 6 (1.95%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.65%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (2.61%) Jenkins
2 7 (2.28%) Selenium
3 6 (1.95%) Moq
3 6 (1.95%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (1.95%) SpecFlow
4 3 (0.98%) Subversion
4 3 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.98%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.65%) Ant
5 2 (0.65%) Gradle
5 2 (0.65%) Hudson
5 2 (0.65%) JUnit
5 2 (0.65%) Maven
6 1 (0.33%) JIRA
6 1 (0.33%) Vagrant
General
1 47 (15.31%) Finance
2 12 (3.91%) Electronics
3 8 (2.61%) Law
4 7 (2.28%) Banking
5 6 (1.95%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.95%) Retail
5 6 (1.95%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.30%) Marketing
7 3 (0.98%) Automotive
8 2 (0.65%) Back Office
8 2 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.65%) Publishing
9 1 (0.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 47 (15.31%) Analyst
2 38 (12.38%) Systems Engineer
3 36 (11.73%) Applications Support
4 34 (11.07%) Administrator
5 32 (10.42%) Support Analyst
5 32 (10.42%) Support Engineer
6 28 (9.12%) Developer
7 27 (8.79%) IT Support
8 26 (8.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 26 (8.47%) Systems Administrator
9 22 (7.17%) Server Engineer
10 19 (6.19%) Applications Support Analyst
11 18 (5.86%) Architect
12 15 (4.89%) Software Engineer
12 15 (4.89%) Support Manager
13 13 (4.23%) SCCM Engineer
13 13 (4.23%) Web Analyst
14 12 (3.91%) IT Manager
14 12 (3.91%) IT Technician
14 12 (3.91%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (17.26%) .NET
2 40 (13.03%) Web Services
3 24 (7.82%) HTML
4 23 (7.49%) ASP.NET
5 20 (6.51%) SOAP
6 15 (4.89%) Middleware
7 13 (4.23%) J2EE
7 13 (4.23%) XML
8 11 (3.58%) .NET Framework
9 10 (3.26%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (3.26%) jQuery
10 9 (2.93%) HTML5
10 9 (2.93%) WPF
11 8 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (2.61%) WCF
12 6 (1.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 6 (1.95%) CSS
12 6 (1.95%) EDI
12 6 (1.95%) HTML5 Canvas
13 4 (1.30%) AutoMapper
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.68%) Data Centre
2 22 (7.17%) Blackberry
3 21 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (6.51%) Management Information System
5 15 (4.89%) Mobile Computing
5 15 (4.89%) Smartphone
6 12 (3.91%) Fat Client
6 12 (3.91%) Thin Client
7 11 (3.58%) Driving Licence
8 10 (3.26%) Device Driver
9 9 (2.93%) CUDA
10 6 (1.95%) Learning Management System
10 6 (1.95%) VLE
11 5 (1.63%) Replication
12 4 (1.30%) DataPower
12 4 (1.30%) Wiki
13 3 (0.98%) BYOD
13 3 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.98%) Photography
13 3 (0.98%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 141 (45.93%) Windows Server
2 84 (27.36%) Linux
3 75 (24.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (15.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (11.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (11.40%) Windows 7
7 33 (10.75%) Windows 10
8 28 (9.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 26 (8.47%) Windows 8
10 15 (4.89%) Unix
11 13 (4.23%) Windows Phone
12 10 (3.26%) Ubuntu
12 10 (3.26%) VxWorks
13 7 (2.28%) Mac OS X
14 5 (1.63%) Android
15 4 (1.30%) Apple iOS
15 4 (1.30%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.65%) CentOS
17 1 (0.33%) Solaris
17 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (22.80%) Configuration Management
2 49 (15.96%) Capacity Management
3 44 (14.33%) ITIL
4 30 (9.77%) Service Delivery
5 21 (6.84%) MVC
6 17 (5.54%) Mentoring
6 17 (5.54%) OO
7 15 (4.89%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (4.89%) Software Engineering
8 14 (4.56%) Problem Management
9 13 (4.23%) Enterprise Architecture
9 13 (4.23%) Service Management
10 12 (3.91%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (3.91%) Infrastructure Management
10 12 (3.91%) Network Load Balancing
10 12 (3.91%) Performance Management
11 11 (3.58%) Data Management
11 11 (3.58%) OOA/OOD
11 11 (3.58%) Unit Testing
11 11 (3.58%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 63 (20.52%) SQL
2 34 (11.07%) Java
3 26 (8.47%) C#
4 25 (8.14%) PowerShell
5 12 (3.91%) Python
5 12 (3.91%) Shell Script
6 11 (3.58%) C
7 10 (3.26%) Embedded C
7 10 (3.26%) JavaScript
7 10 (3.26%) VB
8 8 (2.61%) Perl
8 8 (2.61%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.95%) C++
10 5 (1.63%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.63%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.98%) PHP
12 2 (0.65%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (0.33%) Tcl
13 1 (0.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 44 (14.33%) Degree
2 7 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.63%) MCSE
4 3 (0.98%) MCSA
5 2 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.65%) MCITP
5 2 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.33%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.33%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.93%) SLA
2 7 (2.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.30%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.98%) QA
5 2 (0.65%) ISO 14000
System Software
1 74 (24.10%) Active Directory
2 39 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (5.86%) vSphere
4 13 (4.23%) Hyper-V
5 11 (3.58%) XenDesktop
6 10 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (2.61%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 5 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (1.63%) VMware ESX
8 5 (1.63%) XenApp
9 4 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.98%) Firmware
11 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 69 (22.48%) SCCM
2 44 (14.33%) SCOM
3 10 (3.26%) Microsoft Intune
3 10 (3.26%) NetBackup
4 9 (2.93%) Nagios
5 7 (2.28%) Backup Exec
5 7 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (2.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (1.95%) Ansible
6 6 (1.95%) Puppet
7 5 (1.63%) CFEngine
7 5 (1.63%) WSUS
8 4 (1.30%) Opsview
9 3 (0.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.65%) SCDPM
10 2 (0.65%) SCSM
10 2 (0.65%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.33%) ServiceCenter
11 1 (0.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 109 (35.50%) Microsoft
2 62 (20.20%) VMware
3 42 (13.68%) Citrix
4 40 (13.03%) Red Hat
5 36 (11.73%) Oracle
6 27 (8.79%) Cisco
7 20 (6.51%) Apple
7 20 (6.51%) HP
8 19 (6.19%) Clearswift
9 17 (5.54%) Proofpoint
10 15 (4.89%) Symantec
11 14 (4.56%) Nokia
12 9 (2.93%) EMC
12 9 (2.93%) Intel Security
13 7 (2.28%) F5
13 7 (2.28%) NetApp
14 6 (1.95%) Blackboard
14 6 (1.95%) Intel
14 6 (1.95%) Sitecore
14 6 (1.95%) Sophos
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