The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 13 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 15.12% 22.97% 21.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.15% 77.27% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 13
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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 Andover region.

Operating Systems Category
Andover
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 31.40% 29.73% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 13
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

Windows
Salary Trend in Andover

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

Windows Salary Trend in Andover

Windows
Salary Histogram in Andover

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Andover region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Andover

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Andover 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 51 (83.61%) Security Cleared
2 49 (80.33%) Microsoft
3 45 (73.77%) Active Directory
4 43 (70.49%) ITIL
5 38 (62.30%) Linux
6 32 (52.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 32 (52.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (45.90%) vSphere
7 28 (45.90%) DHCP
7 28 (45.90%) DNS
7 28 (45.90%) Firewall
8 27 (44.26%) MS Excel
8 27 (44.26%) SC Cleared
8 27 (44.26%) DV Cleared
9 21 (34.43%) Windows 7
9 21 (34.43%) SLA
9 21 (34.43%) TCP/IP
10 18 (29.51%) HP
11 17 (27.87%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (27.87%) Symantec
11 17 (27.87%) VMware
11 17 (27.87%) NetBackup
11 17 (27.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (27.87%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 17 (27.87%) HP Data Protector
11 17 (27.87%) HP Storage
11 17 (27.87%) HP SIM
11 17 (27.87%) 3PAR
11 17 (27.87%) Capacity Management
12 14 (22.95%) MCITP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Andover 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 4 (6.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 27 (44.26%) MS Excel
2 13 (21.31%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 28 (45.90%) DHCP
1 28 (45.90%) DNS
1 28 (45.90%) Firewall
2 21 (34.43%) TCP/IP
3 13 (21.31%) LAN
3 13 (21.31%) WAN
4 11 (18.03%) SMTP
4 11 (18.03%) FTP
4 11 (18.03%) HTTP
4 11 (18.03%) X.400
4 11 (18.03%) DMZ
4 11 (18.03%) Network Security
General
1 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Systems Administrator
1 17 (27.87%) Administrator
2 13 (21.31%) Technical Services Analyst
2 13 (21.31%) Technical Analyst
2 13 (21.31%) Service Desk Analyst
2 13 (21.31%) Analyst
2 13 (21.31%) Service Analyst
3 11 (18.03%) Network Engineer
3 11 (18.03%) Network Security Engineer
3 11 (18.03%) Security Engineer
4 10 (16.39%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (16.39%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Desktop Support
5 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.28%) Support Team Leader
8 2 (3.28%) Desktop Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.87%) HP Storage
2 11 (18.03%) CESG
2 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (62.30%) Linux
2 32 (52.46%) Windows Server 2003
2 32 (52.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (34.43%) Windows 7
4 17 (27.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (21.31%) Windows XP
6 10 (16.39%) Solaris
7 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.92%) Mac OS X
8 3 (4.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (70.49%) ITIL
2 17 (27.87%) Capacity Management
3 13 (21.31%) Service Management
4 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.64%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.64%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 51 (83.61%) Security Cleared
2 27 (44.26%) SC Cleared
2 27 (44.26%) DV Cleared
3 17 (27.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (22.95%) MCITP
5 13 (21.31%) MCDST
5 13 (21.31%) MCTS
5 13 (21.31%) MCP
6 11 (18.03%) CISSP
6 11 (18.03%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (18.03%) CCNA
6 11 (18.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 10 (16.39%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (34.43%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (73.77%) Active Directory
2 28 (45.90%) vSphere
3 10 (16.39%) Samba
Systems Management
1 17 (27.87%) NetBackup
1 17 (27.87%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 17 (27.87%) HP Data Protector
1 17 (27.87%) HP SIM
2 5 (8.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (8.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 49 (80.33%) Microsoft
2 18 (29.51%) HP
3 17 (27.87%) Symantec
3 17 (27.87%) VMware
3 17 (27.87%) 3PAR
4 10 (16.39%) Sun
4 10 (16.39%) Cisco
4 10 (16.39%) Oracle
5 5 (8.20%) NetApp
6 4 (6.56%) Citrix
Andover
Computer Futures
Salary: €45000 - €55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Andover
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago