The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aldershot region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 18 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aldershot 25.00% 24.07% 10.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 89.66% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 12
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,992 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
Windows
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aldershot region.

Operating Systems Category
Aldershot
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 29 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aldershot 33.33% 26.85% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14 29 18
Average salary £36,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.88% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Aldershot

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Aldershot region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Aldershot

Windows
Salary Trend in Aldershot

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

Windows Salary Trend in Aldershot

Windows
Salary Histogram in Aldershot

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Aldershot region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Aldershot

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aldershot

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Aldershot region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 13 (56.52%) SC Cleared
1 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) VPN
3 10 (43.48%) DNS
3 10 (43.48%) Solaris
3 10 (43.48%) Internet
3 10 (43.48%) Firewall
3 10 (43.48%) IPsec
3 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
3 10 (43.48%) VMware
3 10 (43.48%) Information Security
3 10 (43.48%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (43.48%) PKI
3 10 (43.48%) Security Architecture
3 10 (43.48%) Network Security
3 10 (43.48%) Computer Security
3 10 (43.48%) Software Deployment
3 10 (43.48%) FISMA
4 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (34.78%) Citrix
5 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
6 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
6 6 (26.09%) Unix
6 6 (26.09%) ITIL
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (21.74%) MCSE
7 5 (21.74%) MCSA
7 5 (21.74%) SAN
7 5 (21.74%) VCE vBlock

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Aldershot by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Aldershot region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) JBoss
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) VPN
2 10 (43.48%) DNS
2 10 (43.48%) Firewall
2 10 (43.48%) Internet
2 10 (43.48%) Intrusion Detection
2 10 (43.48%) IPsec
2 10 (43.48%) Network Security
3 5 (21.74%) SAN
4 2 (8.70%) LAN
4 2 (8.70%) WAN
4 2 (8.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) DB2
1 1 (4.35%) QlikView
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Ant
1 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.35%) Maven
General
1 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Security Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (21.74%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 5 (21.74%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Junior
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) DB2 DBA
4 1 (4.35%) DBA
4 1 (4.35%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Junior DBA
4 1 (4.35%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) J2EE
1 1 (4.35%) JSP
1 1 (4.35%) Servlets
1 1 (4.35%) XML
1 1 (4.35%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) PKI
2 5 (21.74%) VCE vBlock
3 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) Solaris
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
4 6 (26.09%) Unix
5 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Computer Security
1 10 (43.48%) Information Security
1 10 (43.48%) Security Architecture
1 10 (43.48%) Software Deployment
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.35%) Data Management
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) Perl
2 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) SC Cleared
1 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) MCSA
2 5 (21.74%) MCSE
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (8.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) FISMA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (13.04%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (13.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) VMware
2 8 (34.78%) Citrix
3 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
3 3 (13.04%) Intel Security
3 3 (13.04%) Juniper
3 3 (13.04%) Sophos
3 3 (13.04%) Symantec
3 3 (13.04%) Trend Micro
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) Intel
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft