Period
to 24 July 2017

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 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Berkshire > Thatcham
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 3 5
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Thatcham 20.51% 33.33% 9.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.33% 70.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 1
Thatcham median annual salary £30,000 £31,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +31.91% -6.00%
10th Percentile £26,900 £25,750 £22,250
90th Percentile £32,500 £56,250 £24,750
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% -3.57%

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 Thatcham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Thatcham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 15 20 4
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Thatcham 38.46% 47.62% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 2
Thatcham median annual salary £31,500 £32,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.08% -11.56% +47.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £25,025
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £47,475
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 24 July 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 Thatcham region with a requirement for Windows.

1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) Office 365
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) SAN
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Wireless
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
7 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
7 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (12.50%) LAN
7 1 (12.50%) WAN
7 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 1 (12.50%) SLA

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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) IT Support
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Field Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
Thatcham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago