The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southend-on-Sea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 12 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 13 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 18.31% 5.71% 39.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.90% 50.00% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 7
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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 Southend-on-Sea region.

Operating Systems Category
Southend-on-Sea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 29.58% 11.43% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 8
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -14.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £37,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £38,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

Windows
Salary Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

Windows Salary Trend in Southend-on-Sea

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
3 8 (38.10%) Citrix
3 8 (38.10%) Java
3 8 (38.10%) UNIX
3 8 (38.10%) Linux
3 8 (38.10%) Big Data
4 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 6 (28.57%) VMware
5 6 (28.57%) Backup Exec
5 6 (28.57%) Degree
5 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 6 (28.57%) Firewall
5 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 6 (28.57%) Strategic Management
5 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2000
5 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (28.57%) ITIL
5 6 (28.57%) MCSE
5 6 (28.57%) CRM
5 6 (28.57%) SharePoint

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2000
3 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) WAN
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (38.10%) Big Data
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Senior Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Head of IT
4 3 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Support
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support
6 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Support Manager
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
1 4 (19.05%) Middleware
2 3 (14.29%) REST
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 3 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (28.57%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) UNIX
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) CRM
1 6 (28.57%) Project Management
1 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
1 6 (28.57%) Strategic Management
1 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
1 6 (28.57%) High Availability
1 6 (28.57%) SDLC
2 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (4.76%) Web Development
3 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) MCSE
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 2 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Citrix
2 6 (28.57%) Avaya
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.52%) Symantec