The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ascot with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Berkshire / Ascot
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -12 0  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ascot 7.14% 50.00% 75.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.70% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Median salary £60,000 £26,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +126.41% -24.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -0.68% +2.81%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Ascot with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Ascot
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 23 3 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ascot 82.14% 50.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 2 3
Median salary £60,000 £29,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +106.89% -17.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Ascot

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ascot citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Ascot

Windows
Salary Trend in Ascot

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

Salary trend for Windows in Ascot

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Ascot region with a requirement for Windows.

1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (60.00%) MS Office
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (20.00%) User Experience
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (20.00%) VeriFone
4 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (20.00%) PABX
4 2 (20.00%) Android
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Mac OS
4 2 (20.00%) Veeam
4 2 (20.00%) Clustering
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ascot 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 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (20.00%) GroupWise
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) PABX
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) VLAN
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
1 2 (20.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) IT Support
3 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Head of IT
3 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Chip and PIN
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Android
4 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (20.00%) Mac OS
4 2 (20.00%) NetWare
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (20.00%) Information Security
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCP
1 2 (20.00%) MCSA
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) NDS
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Novell
3 2 (20.00%) Veeam
3 2 (20.00%) VeriFone