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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 19 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 25.00% 22.06% 15.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.08% 62.50% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 7
Average salary £33,000 £36,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
26 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 34.21% 35.29% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 26 24 7
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £34,500 £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 4 August 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Andover

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 4 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 64 (90.14%) Security Cleared
2 54 (76.06%) Microsoft
2 54 (76.06%) Active Directory
3 49 (69.01%) ITIL
3 49 (69.01%) Linux
4 40 (56.34%) SC Cleared
4 40 (56.34%) DV Cleared
5 38 (53.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (53.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (50.70%) DHCP
6 36 (50.70%) DNS
7 33 (46.48%) Firewall
8 31 (43.66%) vSphere
9 30 (42.25%) MS Excel
10 25 (35.21%) HP
10 25 (35.21%) TCP/IP
11 24 (33.80%) SLA
12 23 (32.39%) HP Storage
12 23 (32.39%) VMware
13 22 (30.99%) NetBackup
13 22 (30.99%) HP SIM
13 22 (30.99%) Symantec
13 22 (30.99%) HP Data Protector
13 22 (30.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 21 (29.58%) Capacity Management
15 20 (28.17%) Microsoft Certification
15 20 (28.17%) 3PAR
15 20 (28.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 18 (25.35%) Windows 7
17 17 (23.94%) Cisco

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 7 (9.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 30 (42.25%) MS Excel
2 16 (22.54%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 36 (50.70%) DHCP
1 36 (50.70%) DNS
2 33 (46.48%) Firewall
3 25 (35.21%) TCP/IP
4 13 (18.31%) LAN
4 13 (18.31%) WAN
5 11 (15.49%) SMTP
5 11 (15.49%) FTP
5 11 (15.49%) HTTP
5 11 (15.49%) Network Security
5 11 (15.49%) DMZ
5 11 (15.49%) X.400
Job Titles
1 22 (30.99%) Systems Administrator
1 22 (30.99%) Administrator
2 14 (19.72%) Linux Engineer
2 14 (19.72%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 13 (18.31%) Technical Services Analyst
3 13 (18.31%) Technical Analyst
3 13 (18.31%) Service Desk Analyst
3 13 (18.31%) Analyst
3 13 (18.31%) Service Analyst
4 11 (15.49%) Network Engineer
4 11 (15.49%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (15.49%) Security Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.23%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Desktop Team Leader
8 2 (2.82%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.39%) HP Storage
2 11 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.49%) CESG
3 3 (4.23%) Fat Client
3 3 (4.23%) Thin Client
3 3 (4.23%) Clustering
4 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 49 (69.01%) Linux
2 38 (53.52%) Windows Server 2003
2 38 (53.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (28.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (25.35%) Windows 7
5 14 (19.72%) Solaris
6 13 (18.31%) Windows XP
7 6 (8.45%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (4.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (69.01%) ITIL
2 21 (29.58%) Capacity Management
3 13 (18.31%) Service Management
4 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.41%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.72%) Perl
2 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 64 (90.14%) Security Cleared
2 40 (56.34%) SC Cleared
2 40 (56.34%) DV Cleared
3 20 (28.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (22.54%) MCP
5 14 (19.72%) CCNA
5 14 (19.72%) RHCE
5 14 (19.72%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (19.72%) MCITP
6 13 (18.31%) MCDST
6 13 (18.31%) MCTS
7 11 (15.49%) CISSP
7 11 (15.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (4.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (33.80%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (76.06%) Active Directory
2 31 (43.66%) vSphere
3 14 (19.72%) Samba
4 3 (4.23%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.82%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.41%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 22 (30.99%) HP Data Protector
1 22 (30.99%) HP SIM
1 22 (30.99%) NetBackup
1 22 (30.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (7.04%) SCCM
3 2 (2.82%) SCOM
3 2 (2.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.41%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.41%) Puppet
4 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 54 (76.06%) Microsoft
2 25 (35.21%) HP
3 23 (32.39%) VMware
4 22 (30.99%) Symantec
5 20 (28.17%) 3PAR
6 17 (23.94%) Cisco
7 14 (19.72%) Oracle
7 14 (19.72%) Sun
8 4 (5.63%) Citrix
9 3 (4.23%) Dell
10 2 (2.82%) NetApp
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