The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Southend-on-Sea region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 2.63% 14.29% 36.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 100.00% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 9
Average salary £25,000 £44,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.82% +27.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Southend-on-Sea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 7.89% 14.29% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 11
Average salary £32,500 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.13% +25.71%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
Essex

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 23 July 2014, 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 7 (77.78%) WinForms
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2000
1 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio
1 7 (77.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
1 7 (77.78%) XML
1 7 (77.78%) XSD
1 7 (77.78%) XSL
1 7 (77.78%) C#
1 7 (77.78%) DHTML
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
1 7 (77.78%) XHTML
1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
1 7 (77.78%) WPF
1 7 (77.78%) Silverlight
2 6 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) N-Tier
3 5 (55.56%) Change Control
3 5 (55.56%) Data Protection Act

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 1 (11.11%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) FTP
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2000
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) DTS
2 1 (11.11%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio
1 7 (77.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) OpenROAD Developer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) DHTML
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
1 7 (77.78%) XML
1 7 (77.78%) XSD
1 7 (77.78%) XSL
1 7 (77.78%) XHTML
1 7 (77.78%) WinForms
1 7 (77.78%) WPF
1 7 (77.78%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) N-Tier
1 5 (55.56%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 5 (55.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) ICL
2 1 (11.11%) Veeam