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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 232 256 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 12.53% 14.10% 18.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.41% 54.01% 60.70%
Number of salaries quoted 214 212 276
Average salary £36,250 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.61% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
547 474 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 29.54% 26.12% 30.02%
Number of salaries quoted 500 384 457
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 30 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bristol

Windows
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £18,500 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 121 (26.13%) Microsoft
2 119 (25.70%) Linux
3 118 (25.49%) Active Directory
4 103 (22.25%) Degree
5 102 (22.03%) SQL Server
6 101 (21.81%) Agile Software Development
7 93 (20.09%) VMware
8 85 (18.36%) Java
9 82 (17.71%) .NET
10 81 (17.49%) SQL
11 79 (17.06%) Oracle
12 69 (14.90%) Windows Server 2008
13 68 (14.69%) MS Excel
14 66 (14.25%) Firewall
15 65 (14.04%) MS Exchange
16 62 (13.39%) C#
16 62 (13.39%) Windows Server 2003
17 61 (13.17%) UNIX
17 61 (13.17%) Software Engineering
18 59 (12.74%) Windows Server 2012
19 58 (12.53%) MS Office
20 57 (12.31%) Windows 8
21 55 (11.88%) ITIL
22 54 (11.66%) Android
23 53 (11.45%) TCP/IP
24 52 (11.23%) LAN
24 52 (11.23%) WAN
24 52 (11.23%) VMware Infrastructure
24 52 (11.23%) Continuous Integration
25 51 (11.02%) Apple iOS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 65 (14.04%) MS Exchange
2 41 (8.86%) IIS
3 35 (7.56%) SharePoint
4 29 (6.26%) Apache
5 25 (5.40%) Exchange Server 2010
6 23 (4.97%) nginx
7 21 (4.54%) Tomcat
8 18 (3.89%) WebLogic
8 18 (3.89%) Exchange Server 2003
9 16 (3.46%) Lync
10 15 (3.24%) WebSphere
11 14 (3.02%) WorkSite
12 11 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2000
12 11 (2.38%) JBoss
13 9 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (1.73%) MediaWiki
14 8 (1.73%) Confluence
15 7 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2007
16 6 (1.30%) Node.js
16 6 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 68 (14.69%) MS Excel
2 58 (12.53%) MS Office
3 6 (1.30%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.65%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.43%) Sage 1000
2 2 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.22%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.89%) Office 365
2 15 (3.24%) SaaS
3 12 (2.59%) IaaS
4 11 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.43%) PaaS
7 1 (0.22%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 66 (14.25%) Firewall
2 53 (11.45%) TCP/IP
3 52 (11.23%) LAN
3 52 (11.23%) WAN
4 41 (8.86%) SAN
5 37 (7.99%) DNS
6 31 (6.70%) VPN
7 29 (6.26%) DHCP
8 27 (5.83%) Network Security
9 24 (5.18%) Wireless
10 15 (3.24%) Internet
10 15 (3.24%) LDAP
11 13 (2.81%) VoIP
11 13 (2.81%) HTTP
12 12 (2.59%) SSL
13 11 (2.38%) IPsec
14 9 (1.94%) MPLS
14 9 (1.94%) OSPF
14 9 (1.94%) BGP
15 8 (1.73%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (22.03%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.40%) MySQL
3 18 (3.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (3.02%) NoSQL
4 14 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (3.02%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 9 (1.94%) MongoDB
7 8 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.30%) Big Data
10 4 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (0.86%) MS Access
11 3 (0.65%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.65%) SQLite
12 2 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 42 (9.07%) Visual Studio
2 27 (5.83%) Jenkins
3 18 (3.89%) Hudson
4 16 (3.46%) Git (software)
5 13 (2.81%) Subversion
6 11 (2.38%) Selenium
7 9 (1.94%) JIRA
8 7 (1.51%) JUnit
9 6 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.08%) TestNG
10 5 (1.08%) Maven
11 3 (0.65%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (0.65%) Robotium
11 3 (0.65%) Mechanoid
11 3 (0.65%) Robolectric
11 3 (0.65%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.43%) MSBuild
12 2 (0.43%) JBehave
12 2 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.43%) CruiseControl
General
1 49 (10.58%) Finance
2 24 (5.18%) Games
3 23 (4.97%) Telecoms
4 22 (4.75%) Banking
5 21 (4.54%) Law
6 14 (3.02%) Advertising
7 13 (2.81%) Legal
8 9 (1.94%) Electronics
9 8 (1.73%) Back Office
9 8 (1.73%) Retail
10 5 (1.08%) Military
10 5 (1.08%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.86%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.86%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.43%) Marketing
12 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.22%) French Language
13 1 (0.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 105 (22.68%) Developer
2 102 (22.03%) Analyst
3 44 (9.50%) Support Engineer
4 39 (8.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 36 (7.78%) Test Analyst
6 34 (7.34%) Software Engineer
7 32 (6.91%) Software Developer
8 31 (6.70%) Support Analyst
9 21 (4.54%) Senior Developer
9 21 (4.54%) Applications Support
10 20 (4.32%) .NET Developer
11 19 (4.10%) Consultant
11 19 (4.10%) IT Support
12 17 (3.67%) Applications Developer
13 16 (3.46%) Network Engineer
13 16 (3.46%) Systems Engineer
13 16 (3.46%) Service Analyst
13 16 (3.46%) Service Desk Analyst
13 16 (3.46%) Software Test Analyst
14 15 (3.24%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (17.71%) .NET
2 51 (11.02%) Web Services
3 46 (9.94%) HTML
4 38 (8.21%) CSS
5 28 (6.05%) ASP.NET
6 24 (5.18%) XML
7 21 (4.54%) jQuery
8 19 (4.10%) JSP
9 16 (3.46%) HTML5
10 15 (3.24%) RESTful
10 15 (3.24%) JSON
11 14 (3.02%) REST
12 12 (2.59%) JMX
13 11 (2.38%) Java EE
14 10 (2.16%) .NET Framework
14 10 (2.16%) J2EE
14 10 (2.16%) CSS3
15 8 (1.73%) Dojo
15 8 (1.73%) WPF
16 7 (1.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (4.97%) Xbox
2 22 (4.75%) Data Centre
3 21 (4.54%) Computer Science
3 21 (4.54%) Blackberry
4 20 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (3.46%) Mobile App
6 15 (3.24%) Clustering
7 14 (3.02%) Management Information System
7 14 (3.02%) User Experience
8 12 (2.59%) Replication
9 9 (1.94%) Digital Media
10 8 (1.73%) Wiki
10 8 (1.73%) iPhone
10 8 (1.73%) iPad
10 8 (1.73%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.30%) Mobile Payment
12 5 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (1.08%) GIS
12 5 (1.08%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 119 (25.70%) Linux
2 69 (14.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 62 (13.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 61 (13.17%) UNIX
5 59 (12.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 57 (12.31%) Windows 8
7 54 (11.66%) Android
8 51 (11.02%) Apple iOS
9 46 (9.94%) Windows 7
10 41 (8.86%) Windows Phone
11 40 (8.64%) Windows XP
12 21 (4.54%) CentOS
13 20 (4.32%) Ubuntu
14 19 (4.10%) Debian
15 13 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 8 (1.73%) Solaris
17 6 (1.30%) Windows Vista
17 6 (1.30%) Windows 2000
17 6 (1.30%) Windows Phone 7
18 5 (1.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (21.81%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (13.17%) Software Engineering
3 55 (11.88%) ITIL
4 52 (11.23%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (8.64%) Unit Testing
6 33 (7.13%) iOS Development
7 32 (6.91%) Android Development
7 32 (6.91%) OO
8 31 (6.70%) TDD
9 30 (6.48%) SDLC
9 30 (6.48%) Test Automation
10 25 (5.40%) MVVM
11 24 (5.18%) DevOps
12 22 (4.75%) System Testing
13 18 (3.89%) Software Testing
13 18 (3.89%) Service Management
13 18 (3.89%) Disaster Recovery
14 17 (3.67%) Configuration Management
14 17 (3.67%) Performance Testing
15 16 (3.46%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 85 (18.36%) Java
2 81 (17.49%) SQL
3 62 (13.39%) C#
4 51 (11.02%) C++
5 41 (8.86%) JavaScript
6 30 (6.48%) PHP
7 28 (6.05%) C
8 23 (4.97%) XAML
8 23 (4.97%) Perl
9 21 (4.54%) Ruby
9 21 (4.54%) Bash Shell
10 17 (3.67%) Python
11 16 (3.46%) VB.NET
12 13 (2.81%) PL/SQL
12 13 (2.81%) PowerShell
13 10 (2.16%) VB
14 7 (1.51%) Objective-C
14 7 (1.51%) Clojure
15 6 (1.30%) Scala
15 6 (1.30%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 103 (22.25%) Degree
2 47 (10.15%) Security Cleared
3 26 (5.62%) CCNA
3 26 (5.62%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (5.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (4.32%) SC Cleared
6 14 (3.02%) MCSE
7 13 (2.81%) MCP
8 12 (2.59%) DV Cleared
9 9 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (1.51%) MCSA
11 5 (1.08%) ISEB
11 5 (1.08%) MCTS
12 4 (0.86%) CCNP
12 4 (0.86%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.65%) CEH
13 3 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.65%) A+ Certification
14 2 (0.43%) Network+ Certification
14 2 (0.43%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.32%) QA
2 19 (4.10%) SLA
3 9 (1.94%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.86%) JSP 440
5 3 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.43%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 118 (25.49%) Active Directory
2 52 (11.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (5.83%) Hyper-V
4 15 (3.24%) Samba
5 13 (2.81%) vSphere
6 12 (2.59%) Terminal Services
7 11 (2.38%) VMware ESX
7 11 (2.38%) XenApp
8 9 (1.94%) XenServer
8 9 (1.94%) Postfix
9 8 (1.73%) iptables
10 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (1.08%) XenDesktop
10 5 (1.08%) Snort
11 4 (0.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (0.65%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.65%) Firmware
13 2 (0.43%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.43%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 18 (3.89%) Puppet
2 15 (3.24%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (2.59%) Salt
4 11 (2.38%) Ansible
4 11 (2.38%) Backup Exec
4 11 (2.38%) SCCM
5 10 (2.16%) NetBackup
6 9 (1.94%) SCOM
7 8 (1.73%) Norton AntiVirus
7 8 (1.73%) ZABBIX
8 6 (1.30%) SCDPM
8 6 (1.30%) SCVMM
9 5 (1.08%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 4 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (0.86%) WSUS
11 3 (0.65%) ARCserve
11 3 (0.65%) SCOrch
12 2 (0.43%) Windows Intune
12 2 (0.43%) Nagios
13 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 121 (26.13%) Microsoft
2 93 (20.09%) VMware
3 79 (17.06%) Oracle
4 45 (9.72%) Citrix
5 35 (7.56%) Cisco
6 24 (5.18%) HP
7 23 (4.97%) Xamarin
8 18 (3.89%) Red Hat
9 13 (2.81%) Dell
10 12 (2.59%) Avaya
11 11 (2.38%) Symantec
12 8 (1.73%) Hummingbird
12 8 (1.73%) OpenText
12 8 (1.73%) Meridio
13 7 (1.51%) CheckPoint
14 5 (1.08%) Mapinfo
14 5 (1.08%) Apple
14 5 (1.08%) ESRI
15 4 (0.86%) Mitel
15 4 (0.86%) CA
Bristol, Somerset
Emponics Limited
Salary: negotiable +benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
CPS Group (UK) Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £28000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Pension + Healthcare and m
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, private healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £45,000 per annum negotiable + relocationn
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum + discretionary relocation
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £45,000 per annum + discretionary relocation
Posted: Yesterday
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Accudo Solutions Ltd
Salary: Additional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Premier IT
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Benefits + Salary Reviews
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago