Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Thatcham 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Berkshire > Thatcham
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 11 1
Rank change year-on-year +9 -10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 3 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Thatcham 42.86% 12.50% 45.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 35.71% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 13
Thatcham median annual salary £45,000 £28,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.71% -3.45% +16.00%
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -9.09% +10.00%

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 Thatcham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Thatcham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Thatcham 42.86% 35.00% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 25
Thatcham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +38.46% -35.00%
Berkshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% -5.26% +5.56%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Thatcham

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Thatcham

Windows
Salary Trend in Thatcham

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

Salary trend for Windows in Thatcham

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Thatcham region with a requirement for Windows.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Intel
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Thatcham 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Intel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec