The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Loughton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughton 50.00% 33.33% 10.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £24,750 £42,500 £17,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.76% +142.85%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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 Loughton region.

Operating Systems Category
Loughton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughton 50.00% 33.33% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 £17,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +142.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Loughton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Loughton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Loughton

Windows
Salary Trend in Loughton

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

Windows Salary Trend in Loughton

Windows
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Loughton

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Loughton region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Loughton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Loughton region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) C
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix