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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 1 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thatcham 22.22% 100.00% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £27,375 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +1.38%
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
2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thatcham 22.22% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £23,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -
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 30 Related IT Skills in Thatcham

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) Legal
2 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 5 (83.33%) DV Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Acronis
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) MCITP
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Thatcham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (83.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) COM
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
1 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) DV Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) GNVQ
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Acronis
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