The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thatcham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank - - 1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thatcham - - 90.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Windows
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Thatcham region.

Operating Systems Category
Thatcham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thatcham 50.00% 50.00% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Average salary £22,500 £35,000 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +23.89%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Thatcham

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Thatcham

Windows
Salary Trend in Thatcham

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

Windows Salary Trend in Thatcham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Thatcham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Thatcham 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) COM
1 4 (100.00%) MCP
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 4 (100.00%) Apple
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Thatcham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Thatcham 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 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Help Desk Support
1 4 (100.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCP
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) GNVQ
1 4 (100.00%) ACSP
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Apple
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Acronis