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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 8 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 16 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 23.53% 17.86% 38.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.19% 100.00% 78.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 12
Average salary £35,000 £30,250 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.70% -22.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £24,000 £35,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
21 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 30.88% 17.86% 48.94%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 17
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £34,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 20 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Andover

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 37 (77.08%) VMware
2 32 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 32 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 29 (60.42%) DV Cleared
4 28 (58.33%) Linux
5 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
6 22 (45.83%) ITIL
7 20 (41.67%) Active Directory
8 19 (39.58%) HP
9 17 (35.42%) Firewall
10 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (31.25%) vCloud
11 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (27.08%) Symantec
12 13 (27.08%) DNS
12 13 (27.08%) DHCP
12 13 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
13 12 (25.00%) NetBackup
14 11 (22.92%) MS Exchange
14 11 (22.92%) SLA
14 11 (22.92%) HP SIM
14 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (22.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 10 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (20.83%) SCCM
16 9 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
16 9 (18.75%) vSphere
17 8 (16.67%) Windows 7

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 11 (22.92%) MS Exchange
1 11 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (35.42%) Firewall
2 13 (27.08%) DHCP
2 13 (27.08%) DNS
3 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 5 (10.42%) VPN
5 4 (8.33%) SAN
6 2 (4.17%) FTP
6 2 (4.17%) LAN
6 2 (4.17%) WAN
6 2 (4.17%) Wireless
6 2 (4.17%) SSH
6 2 (4.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (6.25%) Advertising
1 3 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Cloud Engineer
2 13 (27.08%) Administrator
3 12 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
4 11 (22.92%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (18.75%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Lead Network Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) IT Support
6 4 (8.33%) Network Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Support Technician
6 4 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
7 3 (6.25%) Project Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Desktop Support
8 2 (4.17%) Service Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) .NET
1 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 3 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.08%) Wiki
1 1 (2.08%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 28 (58.33%) Linux
2 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.17%) Mac OS
7 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) ITIL
2 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (8.33%) UML
3 4 (8.33%) SSADM
3 4 (8.33%) DoDAF
3 4 (8.33%) MODAF
3 4 (8.33%) SysML
3 4 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 4 (8.33%) ArchiMate
3 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (6.25%) DevOps
4 3 (6.25%) TDD
4 3 (6.25%) Automated Testing
4 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 3 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (6.25%) Capacity Management
4 3 (6.25%) Requirements Management
4 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.25%) C#
3 3 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 32 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 29 (60.42%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.33%) CCNP
3 4 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.25%) Degree
5 2 (4.17%) MCDST
5 2 (4.17%) MCTS
5 2 (4.17%) MCITP
5 2 (4.17%) MCP
6 1 (2.08%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.92%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (31.25%) vCloud
3 13 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (18.75%) vSphere
5 8 (16.67%) VMware ESX
6 4 (8.33%) Xen
6 4 (8.33%) NFS
7 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 11 (22.92%) HP SIM
2 11 (22.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 10 (20.83%) SCCM
4 8 (16.67%) SCOM
5 3 (6.25%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (6.25%) Backup Exec
6 2 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (77.08%) VMware
2 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 19 (39.58%) HP
4 13 (27.08%) Symantec
5 7 (14.58%) Cisco
6 6 (12.50%) 3PAR
7 4 (8.33%) ProCurve
7 4 (8.33%) Brocade
7 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.17%) Citrix
8 2 (4.17%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.08%) NetApp
9 1 (2.08%) Oracle