The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 229 282 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 11.36% 13.97% 14.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.22% 57.79% 59.95%
Number of salaries quoted 196 242 225
Average salary £35,000 £33,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £21,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Windows
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
485 488 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 24.07% 24.18% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 413 416 393
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,815 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Windows
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Windows Salary Trend in Bristol

Windows
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bristol

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

1 148 (33.64%) Microsoft
2 141 (32.05%) Active Directory
3 111 (25.23%) SQL Server
4 105 (23.86%) VMware
5 101 (22.95%) Linux
6 89 (20.23%) SQL
7 82 (18.64%) MS Excel
8 81 (18.41%) .NET
9 77 (17.50%) Degree
10 75 (17.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 71 (16.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 71 (16.14%) Agile Software Development
11 71 (16.14%) Firewall
12 67 (15.23%) C#
12 67 (15.23%) MS Office
13 66 (15.00%) JavaScript
13 66 (15.00%) MS Exchange
14 65 (14.77%) Windows 7
15 63 (14.32%) Windows Server 2003
15 63 (14.32%) HTML
16 62 (14.09%) Oracle
17 56 (12.73%) Citrix
18 55 (12.50%) ITIL
19 54 (12.27%) Java
20 53 (12.05%) CSS
21 52 (11.82%) Windows Server 2012
22 51 (11.59%) LAN
23 50 (11.36%) WAN
23 50 (11.36%) ASP.NET
24 45 (10.23%) Security Cleared

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 66 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 35 (7.95%) SharePoint
3 33 (7.50%) Apache
4 31 (7.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (4.77%) Tomcat
5 21 (4.77%) IIS
6 20 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 18 (4.09%) nginx
8 15 (3.41%) WebSphere
9 14 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2000
11 12 (2.73%) WorkSite
11 12 (2.73%) Lync
12 11 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 9 (2.05%) Umbraco
13 9 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2007
14 8 (1.82%) Drupal
14 8 (1.82%) ExpressionEngine
14 8 (1.82%) JBoss
15 7 (1.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 82 (18.64%) MS Excel
2 67 (15.23%) MS Office
3 11 (2.50%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.14%) Fireworks
4 5 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.68%) MS Project
6 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (2.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.45%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.23%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.23%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.05%) Office 365
3 7 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.68%) SaaS
5 2 (0.45%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.23%) PaaS
6 1 (0.23%) Heroku
6 1 (0.23%) IaaS
6 1 (0.23%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 71 (16.14%) Firewall
2 51 (11.59%) LAN
3 50 (11.36%) WAN
4 36 (8.18%) TCP/IP
5 33 (7.50%) SAN
6 30 (6.82%) VPN
7 24 (5.45%) DNS
8 22 (5.00%) DHCP
9 20 (4.55%) Network Security
10 16 (3.64%) Wireless
11 10 (2.27%) VoIP
11 10 (2.27%) Internet
12 8 (1.82%) MPLS
12 8 (1.82%) IPsec
12 8 (1.82%) VLAN
13 7 (1.59%) IPv6
13 7 (1.59%) OSPF
13 7 (1.59%) BGP
13 7 (1.59%) EIGRP
13 7 (1.59%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (25.23%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.32%) MySQL
2 19 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (3.86%) Relational Database
4 13 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (1.59%) Big Data
5 7 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.68%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.68%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.68%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.45%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (7.05%) Git (software)
2 27 (6.14%) Jenkins
3 24 (5.45%) Hudson
4 20 (4.55%) Visual Studio
5 16 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (2.95%) Selenium
7 11 (2.50%) Subversion
8 9 (2.05%) JIRA
9 7 (1.59%) JUnit
9 7 (1.59%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.36%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.14%) Dreamweaver
12 4 (0.91%) JBehave
13 3 (0.68%) CruiseControl
13 3 (0.68%) MSBuild
13 3 (0.68%) Android Studio
14 2 (0.45%) NCrunch
14 2 (0.45%) SpecFlow
14 2 (0.45%) RSpec
14 2 (0.45%) WebDriver
General
1 40 (9.09%) Finance
2 23 (5.23%) Banking
3 22 (5.00%) Legal
4 18 (4.09%) Advertising
5 14 (3.18%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.95%) Law
7 12 (2.73%) Retail
8 6 (1.36%) Back Office
8 6 (1.36%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.14%) Marketing
10 4 (0.91%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.91%) Games
10 4 (0.91%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.68%) Military
12 2 (0.45%) Electronics
12 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.23%) Billing
13 1 (0.23%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 98 (22.27%) Developer
2 77 (17.50%) Analyst
3 52 (11.82%) Support Engineer
4 37 (8.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 35 (7.95%) Support Analyst
6 31 (7.05%) .NET Developer
7 27 (6.14%) 2nd Line Support
8 25 (5.68%) Applications Support
9 24 (5.45%) IT Support
10 23 (5.23%) Administrator
11 21 (4.77%) DevOps Engineer
12 20 (4.55%) Senior Developer
12 20 (4.55%) Architect
13 16 (3.64%) Test Analyst
13 16 (3.64%) Desktop Support
13 16 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
14 15 (3.41%) Technical Architect
15 14 (3.18%) Web Developer
16 13 (2.95%) Systems Engineer
16 13 (2.95%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (18.41%) .NET
2 63 (14.32%) HTML
3 53 (12.05%) CSS
4 50 (11.36%) ASP.NET
5 40 (9.09%) XML
6 30 (6.82%) Web Services
7 23 (5.23%) WCF
7 23 (5.23%) jQuery
8 21 (4.77%) HTML5
9 19 (4.32%) JSP
10 18 (4.09%) WPF
11 16 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (3.18%) LAMP
13 13 (2.95%) .NET Framework
14 12 (2.73%) CSS3
15 11 (2.50%) Spring
15 11 (2.50%) JSF
16 10 (2.27%) SOAP
16 10 (2.27%) RESTful
16 10 (2.27%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (7.05%) Blackberry
3 21 (4.77%) Clustering
4 19 (4.32%) Mobile App
5 16 (3.64%) Open Source
6 14 (3.18%) Replication
7 12 (2.73%) Management Information System
8 11 (2.50%) Computer Science
8 11 (2.50%) User Experience
9 10 (2.27%) Client/Server
9 10 (2.27%) iPad
10 9 (2.05%) iPhone
11 8 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.59%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.59%) Wiki
13 6 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
14 5 (1.14%) Graphic Design
14 5 (1.14%) Mathematics
15 4 (0.91%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 101 (22.95%) Linux
2 71 (16.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 65 (14.77%) Windows 7
4 63 (14.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 52 (11.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (8.64%) UNIX
7 35 (7.95%) Windows XP
8 34 (7.73%) Windows 8
9 24 (5.45%) Ubuntu
10 22 (5.00%) Android
11 21 (4.77%) CentOS
11 21 (4.77%) Mac OS X
12 20 (4.55%) Debian
13 17 (3.86%) Apple iOS
13 17 (3.86%) Windows Phone
14 14 (3.18%) Windows Vista
15 10 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (2.27%) Windows 2000
16 5 (1.14%) Solaris
17 3 (0.68%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (16.14%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (12.50%) ITIL
3 34 (7.73%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (7.05%) Software Engineering
4 31 (7.05%) MVC
5 26 (5.91%) OO
5 26 (5.91%) Configuration Management
5 26 (5.91%) TDD
5 26 (5.91%) DevOps
6 20 (4.55%) Unit Testing
7 19 (4.32%) CRM
7 19 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (4.09%) Scrum
8 18 (4.09%) Test Automation
9 14 (3.18%) Mobile Application Development
9 14 (3.18%) OOP
10 13 (2.95%) Migration
10 13 (2.95%) Content Management
10 13 (2.95%) Capacity Planning
11 12 (2.73%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 89 (20.23%) SQL
2 67 (15.23%) C#
3 66 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 54 (12.27%) Java
5 42 (9.55%) PHP
6 32 (7.27%) C++
7 27 (6.14%) Perl
7 27 (6.14%) Python
8 25 (5.68%) Ruby
8 25 (5.68%) Bash Shell
9 19 (4.32%) PowerShell
10 18 (4.09%) VB.NET
11 15 (3.41%) C
12 13 (2.95%) T-SQL
13 9 (2.05%) VB
14 8 (1.82%) XAML
15 6 (1.36%) Objective-C
16 5 (1.14%) VBScript
17 4 (0.91%) PHP5
18 3 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 77 (17.50%) Degree
2 45 (10.23%) Security Cleared
3 36 (8.18%) SC Cleared
4 28 (6.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (5.91%) CCNA
5 26 (5.91%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (3.64%) MCP
6 16 (3.64%) MCSE
7 11 (2.50%) ISEB
8 10 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (1.82%) DV Cleared
10 7 (1.59%) MCSA
11 5 (1.14%) CCNP
12 4 (0.91%) HND
12 4 (0.91%) MCDST
12 4 (0.91%) MCTS
12 4 (0.91%) MCITP
12 4 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (8.64%) SLA
2 20 (4.55%) QA
3 6 (1.36%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.91%) JSP 440
4 4 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.45%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 141 (32.05%) Active Directory
2 75 (17.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (7.95%) Hyper-V
4 17 (3.86%) XenApp
5 16 (3.64%) vSphere
6 15 (3.41%) Samba
6 15 (3.41%) VMware ESX
7 11 (2.50%) Terminal Services
8 8 (1.82%) XenServer
8 8 (1.82%) Postfix
9 7 (1.59%) iptables
10 5 (1.14%) KVM
10 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (0.91%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (0.45%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.45%) NFS
13 2 (0.45%) Squid
13 2 (0.45%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 23 (5.23%) Puppet
2 22 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (4.32%) Salt
4 15 (3.41%) Backup Exec
5 12 (2.73%) Ansible
6 11 (2.50%) SCCM
6 11 (2.50%) NetBackup
7 9 (2.05%) Norton AntiVirus
8 8 (1.82%) SCOM
9 7 (1.59%) ZABBIX
9 7 (1.59%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 5 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (0.91%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.91%) WSUS
11 4 (0.91%) SCDPM
12 3 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 3 (0.68%) Nagios
12 3 (0.68%) ARCserve
13 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Satellite
13 2 (0.45%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 148 (33.64%) Microsoft
2 105 (23.86%) VMware
3 62 (14.09%) Oracle
4 56 (12.73%) Citrix
5 34 (7.73%) Cisco
6 27 (6.14%) HP
7 17 (3.86%) Red Hat
8 14 (3.18%) Symantec
9 9 (2.05%) Dell
10 8 (1.82%) McAfee
10 8 (1.82%) Xamarin
11 7 (1.59%) Hummingbird
11 7 (1.59%) OpenText
11 7 (1.59%) Meridio
11 7 (1.59%) IBM
11 7 (1.59%) Apple
11 7 (1.59%) Avaya
12 6 (1.36%) CA
13 4 (0.91%) NetApp
13 4 (0.91%) Unisys
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