The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 73 240 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 16.63% 32.88% 27.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.14% 80.27% 63.38%
Number of salaries quoted 65 165 153
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 Basingstoke region.

Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
140 299 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 31.89% 40.96% 43.83%
Number of salaries quoted 120 215 228
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Windows
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Windows Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Windows
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 84 (46.15%) Linux
2 82 (45.05%) Microsoft
3 56 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 51 (28.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 50 (27.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (27.47%) SQL
5 50 (27.47%) SQL Server
6 47 (25.82%) MS Excel
7 45 (24.73%) VMware
8 42 (23.08%) MS Exchange
9 41 (22.53%) UNIX
9 41 (22.53%) Windows 7
10 39 (21.43%) ITIL
11 37 (20.33%) Degree
12 35 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
13 32 (17.58%) Windows 8
14 28 (15.38%) MySQL
15 26 (14.29%) WAN
16 25 (13.74%) TCP/IP
16 25 (13.74%) DNS
16 25 (13.74%) Firewall
16 25 (13.74%) Hyper-V
17 24 (13.19%) LAN
17 24 (13.19%) Citrix
17 24 (13.19%) DHCP
17 24 (13.19%) Java
17 24 (13.19%) MS Office
18 23 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
18 23 (12.64%) Software Engineering
19 22 (12.09%) Telecoms

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 42 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 17 (9.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (6.04%) SharePoint
4 9 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.75%) Apache
6 4 (2.20%) IIS
6 4 (2.20%) SAS
7 3 (1.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.10%) CMS
8 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.55%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.55%) Lync
9 1 (0.55%) SharePoint Foundation
9 1 (0.55%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 47 (25.82%) MS Excel
2 24 (13.19%) MS Office
3 8 (4.40%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.55%) MS Project
5 1 (0.55%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.10%) Remedy AR System
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.10%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.10%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (14.29%) WAN
2 25 (13.74%) TCP/IP
2 25 (13.74%) DNS
2 25 (13.74%) Firewall
3 24 (13.19%) LAN
3 24 (13.19%) DHCP
4 18 (9.89%) VPN
4 18 (9.89%) SAN
5 12 (6.59%) VoIP
6 9 (4.95%) NAS
7 8 (4.40%) WLAN
8 7 (3.85%) Ethernet
8 7 (3.85%) Unified Communications
8 7 (3.85%) iSCSI
9 6 (3.30%) Internet
10 5 (2.75%) HTTP
10 5 (2.75%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (2.20%) Wireshark
11 4 (2.20%) Network Security
11 4 (2.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (27.47%) SQL Server
2 28 (15.38%) MySQL
3 10 (5.49%) Crystal Reports
3 10 (5.49%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.65%) DB2
7 2 (1.10%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.10%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.55%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.55%) Infinispan
8 1 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.55%) Redis
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (6.59%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.04%) Eclipse
3 8 (4.40%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.30%) Subversion
5 3 (1.65%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.10%) Bazaar
6 2 (1.10%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.10%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.10%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.55%) MSTest
7 1 (0.55%) Selenium
7 1 (0.55%) SpecFlow
General
1 22 (12.09%) Telecoms
2 16 (8.79%) Finance
3 10 (5.49%) Manufacturing
4 9 (4.95%) Banking
5 5 (2.75%) Electronics
6 3 (1.65%) Legal
6 3 (1.65%) Marketing
7 2 (1.10%) Law
8 1 (0.55%) Retail
8 1 (0.55%) Advertising
8 1 (0.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (25.27%) Developer
2 30 (16.48%) Analyst
3 25 (13.74%) Support Analyst
4 24 (13.19%) Desktop Support
5 18 (9.89%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 18 (9.89%) Desktop Analyst
6 16 (8.79%) Support Engineer
7 15 (8.24%) Software Engineer
8 13 (7.14%) C Developer
9 12 (6.59%) Systems Administrator
9 12 (6.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (6.59%) 1st Line Support
10 11 (6.04%) IT Manager
11 10 (5.49%) Software Developer
12 9 (4.95%) Senior Developer
12 9 (4.95%) Team Leader
13 8 (4.40%) Applications Support
13 8 (4.40%) Support Technician
13 8 (4.40%) 1st Line Support Analyst
13 8 (4.40%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.99%) XML
2 17 (9.34%) .NET
3 15 (8.24%) HTML
4 14 (7.69%) SOAP
5 12 (6.59%) CSS
6 10 (5.49%) Ajax
6 10 (5.49%) Web Services
7 7 (3.85%) STL
7 7 (3.85%) ASP.NET
7 7 (3.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 7 (3.85%) Android SDK
8 6 (3.30%) jQuery
9 5 (2.75%) CodeIgniter
9 5 (2.75%) .NET Framework
9 5 (2.75%) WCF
9 5 (2.75%) JMS
9 5 (2.75%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (2.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (2.20%) HornetQ
10 4 (2.20%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.04%) Derivative
2 9 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.40%) Life Science
4 7 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (3.30%) Fat Client
5 6 (3.30%) Thin Client
5 6 (3.30%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.75%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.20%) DataPower
8 3 (1.65%) Replication
9 2 (1.10%) DTV
9 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.10%) iPhone
9 2 (1.10%) CMDB
9 2 (1.10%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.55%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.55%) iPad
10 1 (0.55%) Machine to Machine
10 1 (0.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 84 (46.15%) Linux
2 51 (28.02%) Windows Server 2012
3 50 (27.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (22.53%) Windows 7
4 41 (22.53%) UNIX
5 32 (17.58%) Windows 8
6 20 (10.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (9.89%) Windows XP
8 15 (8.24%) Ubuntu
9 12 (6.59%) AIX
9 12 (6.59%) Debian
10 10 (5.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (5.49%) Solaris
11 7 (3.85%) Windows Vista
11 7 (3.85%) Android
12 6 (3.30%) SUSE
13 2 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.55%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (21.43%) ITIL
2 23 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (12.64%) Software Engineering
3 11 (6.04%) OO
4 10 (5.49%) Project Management
5 8 (4.40%) MVC
5 8 (4.40%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (3.85%) Android Development
6 7 (3.85%) Software Deployment
6 7 (3.85%) Performance Management
6 7 (3.85%) Open Source
6 7 (3.85%) CRM
7 6 (3.30%) OOP
7 6 (3.30%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (3.30%) TDD
7 6 (3.30%) Network Management
7 6 (3.30%) Line Management
8 5 (2.75%) Mentoring
8 5 (2.75%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (2.75%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 50 (27.47%) SQL
2 24 (13.19%) Java
3 21 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 20 (10.99%) C
5 12 (6.59%) C++
5 12 (6.59%) PHP
6 11 (6.04%) Python
7 10 (5.49%) C#
8 9 (4.95%) PowerShell
9 7 (3.85%) Objective-C
10 6 (3.30%) Perl
11 5 (2.75%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.75%) Bourne shell
12 4 (2.20%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.65%) Korn
14 1 (0.55%) PHP5
14 1 (0.55%) R
14 1 (0.55%) Ruby
14 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (20.33%) Degree
2 15 (8.24%) SC Cleared
2 15 (8.24%) Security Cleared
2 15 (8.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (5.49%) MCSA
4 8 (4.40%) MOS
5 6 (3.30%) MCSE
6 5 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.75%) MCITP
7 4 (2.20%) CCNA
7 4 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.20%) Sun Certification
8 3 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.65%) MCP
9 2 (1.10%) ISEB
10 1 (0.55%) CISSP
10 1 (0.55%) CCDA
10 1 (0.55%) CCDP
10 1 (0.55%) CCNP
10 1 (0.55%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.79%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 35 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (13.74%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.85%) XenApp
5 6 (3.30%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.20%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.65%) Xen
7 3 (1.65%) DFS Replication
7 3 (1.65%) vSphere
7 3 (1.65%) Terminal Server
7 3 (1.65%) ISA Server
8 2 (1.10%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 1 (0.55%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.55%) Firmware
9 1 (0.55%) XenServer
9 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.75%) WSUS
2 4 (2.20%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (1.65%) Netcool
3 3 (1.65%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.10%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.10%) OpenView
4 2 (1.10%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 2 (1.10%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 2 (1.10%) Nagios
4 2 (1.10%) SCCM
5 1 (0.55%) OpenNMS
5 1 (0.55%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.55%) Puppet
5 1 (0.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.55%) StatsD
5 1 (0.55%) logstash
Vendors
1 82 (45.05%) Microsoft
2 45 (24.73%) VMware
3 24 (13.19%) Citrix
4 20 (10.99%) Cisco
5 15 (8.24%) Oracle
6 12 (6.59%) Red Hat
7 9 (4.95%) HP
7 9 (4.95%) IBM
8 6 (3.30%) Sybase
8 6 (3.30%) Google
9 5 (2.75%) Remedy
10 4 (2.20%) Infoblox
10 4 (2.20%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 3 (1.65%) CA
11 3 (1.65%) 3Com
11 3 (1.65%) Symantec
11 3 (1.65%) Zend
12 2 (1.10%) SonicWALL
12 2 (1.10%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.10%) EMC
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