Period
to 25 November 2017

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 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Essex > Chelmsford
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 8 8
Rank change year-on-year -8 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 43 54 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 12.46% 15.93% 15.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.14% 94.74% 81.36%
Number of salaries quoted 43 50 45
Chelmsford median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.53% +30.77% +10.17%
10th Percentile £16,750 £22,725 £21,400
90th Percentile £56,750 £52,250 £50,500
Essex median annual salary £32,000 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -32.63% +35.71% -13.58%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Chelmsford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 58 57 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 16.81% 16.81% 18.50%
Number of salaries quoted 58 50 49
Chelmsford median annual salary £35,000 £43,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +34.62% -13.33%
10th Percentile £17,625 £22,725 £21,200
90th Percentile £56,750 £52,250 £50,500
Essex median annual salary £39,740 £47,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year -16.34% +30.14% -10.98%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford.

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
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Chelmsford over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 23 (53.49%) Active Directory
2 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 15 (34.88%) VMware
3 13 (30.23%) PowerShell
3 13 (30.23%) MS Exchange
4 11 (25.58%) Visual Studio
4 11 (25.58%) Configuration Management
4 11 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (25.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (25.58%) Hudson
4 11 (25.58%) Jenkins
4 11 (25.58%) SDLC
4 11 (25.58%) Windows 10
5 10 (23.26%) Continuous Deployment
5 10 (23.26%) Office 365
5 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (23.26%) CMDB
5 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Office
6 9 (20.93%) JUnit
6 9 (20.93%) PyUnit
6 9 (20.93%) Puppet
7 8 (18.60%) vCloud
7 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
7 8 (18.60%) Cisco
7 8 (18.60%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (16.28%) Test Automation
8 7 (16.28%) Hyper-V

Windows
Co-occurring 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 13 (30.23%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.26%) Office 365
2 6 (13.95%) IaaS
2 6 (13.95%) PaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
1 8 (18.60%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (16.28%) WAN
3 6 (13.95%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (13.95%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (13.95%) SAN
4 2 (4.65%) Firewall
4 2 (4.65%) Wireless
5 1 (2.33%) DSL
5 1 (2.33%) LAN
5 1 (2.33%) MPLS
5 1 (2.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Hudson
1 11 (25.58%) Jenkins
1 11 (25.58%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (25.58%) Visual Studio
2 9 (20.93%) JUnit
2 9 (20.93%) PyUnit
3 1 (2.33%) MSTest
3 1 (2.33%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Back Office
3 1 (2.33%) French Language
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) IT Support
2 10 (23.26%) Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Configuration Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Help Desk Technician
3 8 (18.60%) IT Support Technician
3 8 (18.60%) IT Technician
3 8 (18.60%) Software Configuration Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Support Technician
4 7 (16.28%) Help Desk Support
4 7 (16.28%) Help Desk Support Technician
5 6 (13.95%) Design Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Support Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (9.30%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 4 (9.30%) Service Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Desktop Support
7 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) SAML
1 6 (13.95%) XMPP
2 2 (4.65%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) .NET Core
2 2 (4.65%) Ajax
2 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (4.65%) Entity Framework
2 2 (4.65%) HTML
2 2 (4.65%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) CMDB
2 7 (16.28%) Driving Licence
3 6 (13.95%) PKI
4 5 (11.63%) Blackberry
5 3 (6.98%) Handset
6 2 (4.65%) Data Structures
6 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Windows 10
1 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (9.30%) Android
3 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.65%) Linux
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.33%) Unix
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Phone
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (25.58%) Configuration Management
1 11 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (25.58%) SDLC
2 10 (23.26%) Continuous Deployment
3 7 (16.28%) ITIL
3 7 (16.28%) Test Automation
4 6 (13.95%) IT Strategy
5 4 (9.30%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.98%) DevOps
6 3 (6.98%) Performance Measurement
7 2 (4.65%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.65%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (4.65%) MVC
7 2 (4.65%) Patch Management
7 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.33%) Functional Testing
8 1 (2.33%) Service Management
8 1 (2.33%) Software Deployment
8 1 (2.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.30%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) C#
3 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) MCP
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.33%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.33%) CCENT
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.33%) ISEB
3 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.33%) MCDST
3 1 (2.33%) MCITP
3 1 (2.33%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (53.49%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.60%) vCloud
2 8 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (16.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) Puppet
2 2 (4.65%) SCCM
3 1 (2.33%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
1 15 (34.88%) VMware
2 8 (18.60%) Cisco
3 7 (16.28%) HP
4 4 (9.30%) Citrix
5 3 (6.98%) Mitel
5 3 (6.98%) Red Box
6 2 (4.65%) Xamarin
7 1 (2.33%) Apple
7 1 (2.33%) BMC
7 1 (2.33%) IBM
7 1 (2.33%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle
7 1 (2.33%) Remedy
7 1 (2.33%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.33%) Sybase
7 1 (2.33%) Wyse