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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thatcham 25.00% 55.56% 11.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £31,250 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thatcham 50.00% 55.56% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £27,625 £25,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -43.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 9 Related IT Skills in Thatcham

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Thatcham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Server Engineer
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft