The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thatcham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 - 2
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 13 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thatcham 43.33% - 66.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 4
Median salary £32,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
13 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thatcham 43.33% 28.57% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 5
Median salary £28,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Thatcham

The demand trend of job ads across the Thatcham region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Thatcham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Thatcham region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Thatcham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Thatcham

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Thatcham region with a requirement for Windows.

1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) MS Exchange
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 8 (61.54%) VMware
5 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (46.15%) MS Office
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (46.15%) Windows 8
5 6 (46.15%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (38.46%) Degree
6 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
6 5 (38.46%) Office 365
6 5 (38.46%) VPN
6 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
7 4 (30.77%) Firewall
7 4 (30.77%) Migration
7 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
7 4 (30.77%) SAN
7 4 (30.77%) NAS
7 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (23.08%) vSphere
8 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
8 3 (23.08%) Acronis
8 3 (23.08%) Android
8 3 (23.08%) MCITP
8 3 (23.08%) GNVQ

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Thatcham 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 9 (69.23%) MS Exchange
2 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Office
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) VPN
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) NAS
2 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 3 (23.08%) DHCP
3 3 (23.08%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
5 1 (7.69%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory Support
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Support
2 4 (30.77%) Server Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Server Support
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server Support
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 8
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (23.08%) Android
5 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
5 3 (23.08%) Mac OS X
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Vista
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) GNVQ
2 3 (23.08%) MCITP
2 3 (23.08%) MCP
2 3 (23.08%) MCSE
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
4 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (23.08%) vSphere
6 2 (15.38%) XenApp
6 2 (15.38%) XenServer
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) Acronis
4 3 (23.08%) Symantec
5 2 (15.38%) WatchGuard