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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 53 33 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 36.30% 29.73% 55.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 92.98% 58.93% 68.42%
Number of salaries quoted 53 30 16
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +19.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
57 56 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 39.04% 50.45% 80.85%
Number of salaries quoted 57 53 28
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
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 4 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Andover

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 4 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 81 (95.29%) Security Cleared
2 62 (72.94%) SC Cleared
2 62 (72.94%) DV Cleared
3 59 (69.41%) ITIL
4 55 (64.71%) Linux
5 54 (63.53%) Active Directory
6 50 (58.82%) Microsoft
7 43 (50.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 42 (49.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 38 (44.71%) DNS
9 38 (44.71%) DHCP
10 36 (42.35%) VMware
11 34 (40.00%) Firewall
12 31 (36.47%) MS Excel
13 28 (32.94%) TCP/IP
13 28 (32.94%) HP
14 24 (28.24%) vSphere
15 23 (27.06%) Capacity Management
16 22 (25.88%) Microsoft Certification
17 21 (24.71%) Cisco
17 21 (24.71%) NetBackup
17 21 (24.71%) Symantec
17 21 (24.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
17 21 (24.71%) HP SIM
17 21 (24.71%) HP Data Protector
17 21 (24.71%) SCCM
18 19 (22.35%) Windows 7
19 18 (21.18%) MS Office
19 18 (21.18%) MCP
20 17 (20.00%) Solaris

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 14 (16.47%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (10.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (10.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 31 (36.47%) MS Excel
2 18 (21.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 38 (44.71%) DNS
1 38 (44.71%) DHCP
2 34 (40.00%) Firewall
3 28 (32.94%) TCP/IP
4 15 (17.65%) LAN
4 15 (17.65%) WAN
5 11 (12.94%) Network Security
5 11 (12.94%) X.400
5 11 (12.94%) DMZ
5 11 (12.94%) SMTP
5 11 (12.94%) FTP
5 11 (12.94%) HTTP
6 1 (1.18%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (1.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (24.71%) Systems Administrator
1 21 (24.71%) Administrator
2 17 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 17 (20.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 15 (17.65%) Analyst
4 14 (16.47%) Service Analyst
4 14 (16.47%) Technical Analyst
4 14 (16.47%) Service Desk Analyst
4 14 (16.47%) Technical Services Analyst
5 11 (12.94%) Security Engineer
5 11 (12.94%) Cloud Engineer
5 11 (12.94%) Network Engineer
5 11 (12.94%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (4.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (2.35%) Senior Design Engineer
7 2 (2.35%) Design Engineer
7 2 (2.35%) Desktop Support
7 2 (2.35%) Support Engineer
8 1 (1.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) CESG
1 11 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.06%) Clustering
3 5 (5.88%) Thin Client
3 5 (5.88%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 55 (64.71%) Linux
2 43 (50.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (49.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (22.35%) Windows 7
5 17 (20.00%) Solaris
5 17 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 13 (15.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (8.24%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.35%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.18%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (69.41%) ITIL
2 23 (27.06%) Capacity Management
3 11 (12.94%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (12.94%) DevOps
4 10 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 9 (10.59%) Service Management
6 3 (3.53%) Change Management
7 2 (2.35%) TOGAF
7 2 (2.35%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.18%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.00%) Perl
2 11 (12.94%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 81 (95.29%) Security Cleared
2 62 (72.94%) SC Cleared
2 62 (72.94%) DV Cleared
3 22 (25.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (21.18%) MCP
5 17 (20.00%) RHCE
6 15 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (17.65%) CCNA
7 14 (16.47%) MCDST
7 14 (16.47%) MCTS
7 14 (16.47%) MCITP
8 11 (12.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 11 (12.94%) CISSP
9 6 (7.06%) MCSE
10 1 (1.18%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.47%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (63.53%) Active Directory
2 24 (28.24%) vSphere
3 17 (20.00%) Samba
4 14 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (12.94%) vCloud
6 9 (10.59%) VMware ESX
7 4 (4.71%) Hyper-V
8 3 (3.53%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (24.71%) NetBackup
1 21 (24.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 21 (24.71%) HP SIM
1 21 (24.71%) HP Data Protector
1 21 (24.71%) SCCM
2 11 (12.94%) Puppet
2 11 (12.94%) SCOrch
2 11 (12.94%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 9 (10.59%) SCOM
4 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 50 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 36 (42.35%) VMware
3 28 (32.94%) HP
4 21 (24.71%) Cisco
4 21 (24.71%) Symantec
5 17 (20.00%) Oracle
5 17 (20.00%) Sun
6 12 (14.12%) 3PAR
7 5 (5.88%) Citrix
8 4 (4.71%) Dell
9 1 (1.18%) NetApp
9 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
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