The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Essex / Chelmsford
Rank 15 12 4
Rank change year-on-year -3 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 21 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 11.11% 9.52% 20.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 95.45% 100.00% 84.38%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 27
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.52% +18.05%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -1.36% +1.38%  

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 Chelmsford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Chelmsford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 22 8 32
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 11.64% 9.52% 24.06%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 32
Median salary £32,500 £41,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.21% +17.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chelmsford 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 Chelmsford

Windows
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Salary trend for Windows in Chelmsford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Chelmsford region with a requirement for Windows.

1 22 (52.38%) Windows Server
2 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 17 (40.48%) MS Exchange
4 14 (33.33%) C#
4 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 14 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 14 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (30.95%) .NET
5 13 (30.95%) MVC
6 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (26.19%) SQL
7 11 (26.19%) HTML
8 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET
9 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (19.05%) Degree
11 7 (16.67%) Law
11 7 (16.67%) Web Services
11 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
12 6 (14.29%) DSDM
12 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
12 6 (14.29%) VLE
12 6 (14.29%) Business Analysis
12 6 (14.29%) .NET Framework
12 6 (14.29%) Selenium
12 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
12 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (14.29%) Learning Management System

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford 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 17 (40.48%) MS Exchange
2 14 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (14.29%) Moodle
3 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.38%) DHCP
3 1 (2.38%) DNS
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
3 1 (2.38%) Intranet
3 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 6 (14.29%) Moq
1 6 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (14.29%) Selenium
1 6 (14.29%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 7 (16.67%) Law
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Automotive
3 2 (4.76%) Electronics
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 13 (30.95%) Developer
4 12 (28.57%) Service Analyst
4 12 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
4 12 (28.57%) Service Desk Support
4 12 (28.57%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 8 (19.05%) Senior Developer
6 6 (14.29%) IT Support
7 5 (11.90%) C# Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Applications Support
8 4 (9.52%) Junior
8 4 (9.52%) Junior C# Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Junior Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Applications Manager
9 3 (7.14%) Applications Support Manager
9 3 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
9 3 (7.14%) IT Technician
9 3 (7.14%) Service Support Manager
9 3 (7.14%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) .NET
2 11 (26.19%) HTML
3 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (16.67%) Web Services
5 6 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (14.29%) HTML5
5 6 (14.29%) HTML5 Canvas
6 4 (9.52%) WinForms
6 4 (9.52%) XML
7 3 (7.14%) jQuery
7 3 (7.14%) RESTful
8 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (4.76%) JSON
8 2 (4.76%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (2.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Learning Management System
1 6 (14.29%) VLE
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.76%) Infotainment
3 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 22 (52.38%) Windows Server
2 14 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.76%) Linux
6 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) MVC
2 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 6 (14.29%) DSDM
3 6 (14.29%) SDLC
3 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 6 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 4 (9.52%) ITIL
4 4 (9.52%) Multithreading
4 4 (9.52%) User Stories
4 4 (9.52%) Web Development
5 3 (7.14%) Analytics
5 3 (7.14%) Business Analytics
5 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.14%) Conflict Management
5 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.76%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (4.76%) Functional Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) C#
2 11 (26.19%) SQL
3 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.14%) VB
5 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.38%) C
6 1 (2.38%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) Perl
6 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) CCIE
2 1 (2.38%) CCNA
2 1 (2.38%) CCNP
2 1 (2.38%) CCSP
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) XenApp
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Blackboard
2 6 (14.29%) Sitecore
3 4 (9.52%) DevExpress
4 3 (7.14%) HP
5 2 (4.76%) Apple
5 2 (4.76%) BMC
5 2 (4.76%) Citrix
5 2 (4.76%) Remedy
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.38%) Thunderhead
6 1 (2.38%) VMware