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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 48 31 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 38.10% 33.70% 51.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 64.58% 72.41%
Number of salaries quoted 48 28 13
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £51,600
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
48 48 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 38.10% 52.17% 70.73%
Number of salaries quoted 48 45 21
Average salary £35,000 £39,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% +3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 28 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Andover

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 85 (94.44%) Security Cleared
2 64 (71.11%) ITIL
3 63 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 63 (70.00%) DV Cleared
4 59 (65.56%) Linux
5 57 (63.33%) Active Directory
6 54 (60.00%) Microsoft
7 44 (48.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 43 (47.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 39 (43.33%) DHCP
9 39 (43.33%) DNS
10 36 (40.00%) VMware
11 35 (38.89%) Firewall
11 35 (38.89%) MS Excel
12 29 (32.22%) TCP/IP
13 28 (31.11%) HP
14 27 (30.00%) vSphere
15 26 (28.89%) Capacity Management
16 25 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
17 24 (26.67%) Symantec
17 24 (26.67%) NetBackup
17 24 (26.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
17 24 (26.67%) HP SIM
17 24 (26.67%) HP Data Protector
18 22 (24.44%) Cisco
19 21 (23.33%) MCP
19 21 (23.33%) MS Office
20 20 (22.22%) SCCM
20 20 (22.22%) Windows 7
21 19 (21.11%) SLA

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 13 (14.44%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 35 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 21 (23.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 39 (43.33%) DHCP
1 39 (43.33%) DNS
2 35 (38.89%) Firewall
3 29 (32.22%) TCP/IP
4 17 (18.89%) LAN
4 17 (18.89%) WAN
5 11 (12.22%) SMTP
5 11 (12.22%) FTP
5 11 (12.22%) HTTP
5 11 (12.22%) X.400
5 11 (12.22%) DMZ
5 11 (12.22%) Network Security
6 1 (1.11%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 24 (26.67%) Administrator
1 24 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
2 18 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 18 (20.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 17 (18.89%) Service Analyst
3 17 (18.89%) Analyst
3 17 (18.89%) Technical Services Analyst
3 17 (18.89%) Technical Analyst
3 17 (18.89%) Service Desk Analyst
4 16 (17.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (12.22%) Network Engineer
5 11 (12.22%) Network Security Engineer
5 11 (12.22%) Security Engineer
5 11 (12.22%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (4.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (4.44%) Desktop Support
7 3 (3.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (3.33%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (3.33%) Support Engineer
8 1 (1.11%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) CESG
1 11 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.44%) Clustering
2 4 (4.44%) Thin Client
2 4 (4.44%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 59 (65.56%) Linux
2 44 (48.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (47.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 18 (20.00%) Solaris
6 17 (18.89%) Windows XP
7 16 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (7.78%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.33%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.11%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (71.11%) ITIL
2 26 (28.89%) Capacity Management
3 11 (12.22%) Service Management
3 11 (12.22%) DevOps
3 11 (12.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.00%) Perl
2 11 (12.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 85 (94.44%) Security Cleared
2 63 (70.00%) SC Cleared
2 63 (70.00%) DV Cleared
3 25 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (23.33%) MCP
5 18 (20.00%) RHCE
6 17 (18.89%) MCDST
6 17 (18.89%) MCTS
6 17 (18.89%) MCITP
7 15 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (16.67%) CCNA
8 11 (12.22%) CISSP
8 11 (12.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (4.44%) MCSE
10 1 (1.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (21.11%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (63.33%) Active Directory
2 27 (30.00%) vSphere
3 18 (20.00%) Samba
4 11 (12.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (12.22%) vCloud
5 9 (10.00%) VMware ESX
6 4 (4.44%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 24 (26.67%) NetBackup
1 24 (26.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 24 (26.67%) HP SIM
1 24 (26.67%) HP Data Protector
2 20 (22.22%) SCCM
3 11 (12.22%) Puppet
3 11 (12.22%) SCOrch
3 11 (12.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 9 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 36 (40.00%) VMware
3 28 (31.11%) HP
4 24 (26.67%) Symantec
5 22 (24.44%) Cisco
6 18 (20.00%) Oracle
6 18 (20.00%) Sun
7 15 (16.67%) 3PAR
8 4 (4.44%) Dell
8 4 (4.44%) Citrix
9 1 (1.11%) Red Hat