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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 303 349 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.33% 22.07% 16.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.50% 68.16% 62.62%
Number of salaries quoted 266 316 206
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +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
527 512 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 28.41% 32.38% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 445 469 356
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 19 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bristol

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 229 (39.15%) Microsoft
2 216 (36.92%) Active Directory
3 191 (32.65%) VMware
4 162 (27.69%) Linux
5 160 (27.35%) SQL Server
6 139 (23.76%) VMware Infrastructure
7 131 (22.39%) MS Exchange
8 127 (21.71%) SQL
9 118 (20.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 107 (18.29%) Degree
11 95 (16.24%) Microsoft Certification
12 90 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
13 89 (15.21%) Windows 7
14 87 (14.87%) DNS
15 85 (14.53%) MS Excel
15 85 (14.53%) Firewall
16 81 (13.85%) C#
16 81 (13.85%) .NET
17 73 (12.48%) Exchange Server 2010
18 72 (12.31%) C++
18 72 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003
19 70 (11.97%) SAN
20 68 (11.62%) MCP
20 68 (11.62%) UNIX
21 65 (11.11%) VMware ESX
22 63 (10.77%) ITIL
22 63 (10.77%) MS Office
22 63 (10.77%) Citrix
23 62 (10.60%) Computer Science
24 60 (10.26%) Finance

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 131 (22.39%) MS Exchange
2 73 (12.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 57 (9.74%) SharePoint
4 49 (8.38%) IIS
5 46 (7.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 43 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 35 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2000
8 32 (5.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 29 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2007
10 22 (3.76%) Lync
11 18 (3.08%) Apache
12 17 (2.91%) SharePoint 2010
13 16 (2.74%) Tomcat
14 10 (1.71%) WebSphere
15 7 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
16 5 (0.85%) MS Project Server
17 4 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
18 3 (0.51%) nginx
18 3 (0.51%) Umbraco
19 2 (0.34%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 85 (14.53%) MS Excel
2 63 (10.77%) MS Office
3 10 (1.71%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.17%) assyst
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.37%) Google Apps
2 5 (0.85%) Office 365
2 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.34%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (14.87%) DNS
2 85 (14.53%) Firewall
3 70 (11.97%) SAN
4 57 (9.74%) TCP/IP
5 55 (9.40%) VPN
6 54 (9.23%) DHCP
7 34 (5.81%) LAN
7 34 (5.81%) WAN
8 32 (5.47%) Internet
9 27 (4.62%) HTTP
10 23 (3.93%) SMTP
11 20 (3.42%) VoIP
12 19 (3.25%) LDAP
13 18 (3.08%) Network Security
13 18 (3.08%) iSCSI
14 17 (2.91%) Fibre Channel
14 17 (2.91%) SSL
15 16 (2.74%) NAS
15 16 (2.74%) VLAN
16 15 (2.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (27.35%) SQL Server
2 51 (8.72%) MySQL
3 18 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (2.39%) Relational Database
5 9 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (1.37%) Big Data
7 7 (1.20%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.03%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.51%) Oracle OWB
10 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.51%) MS Access
10 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.51%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.34%) SQLite
11 2 (0.34%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.17%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 1 (0.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (4.27%) NUnit
1 25 (4.27%) MSTest
1 25 (4.27%) Rhino Mocks
1 25 (4.27%) Moq
2 14 (2.39%) Visual Studio
3 13 (2.22%) MSBuild
4 10 (1.71%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.37%) MSI
6 7 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (1.03%) Subversion
7 6 (1.03%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.85%) Hudson
9 4 (0.68%) Calabash
9 4 (0.68%) MonkeyTalk
9 4 (0.68%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.51%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.34%) Ant
11 2 (0.34%) JUnit
11 2 (0.34%) Maven
General
1 60 (10.26%) Finance
2 34 (5.81%) Legal
3 33 (5.64%) Telecoms
4 20 (3.42%) Games
5 15 (2.56%) Retail
6 13 (2.22%) Banking
6 13 (2.22%) Back Office
7 10 (1.71%) Marketing
8 8 (1.37%) Electronics
8 8 (1.37%) Law
9 6 (1.03%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.68%) Military
10 4 (0.68%) Advertising
11 2 (0.34%) Publishing
11 2 (0.34%) International Banking
11 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 91 (15.56%) Analyst
2 72 (12.31%) Developer
3 61 (10.43%) Support Engineer
4 44 (7.52%) Administrator
5 40 (6.84%) Software Engineer
6 38 (6.50%) .NET Developer
7 37 (6.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 35 (5.98%) Systems Administrator
9 34 (5.81%) Architect
10 29 (4.96%) Consultant
10 29 (4.96%) Support Analyst
11 27 (4.62%) IT Support
12 24 (4.10%) 2nd Line Support
13 23 (3.93%) Technical Support
14 21 (3.59%) Systems Engineer
15 19 (3.25%) Tester
15 19 (3.25%) Applications Support
15 19 (3.25%) C++ Software Engineer
16 18 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support
16 18 (3.08%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (13.85%) .NET
2 45 (7.69%) HTML
3 41 (7.01%) ASP.NET
4 33 (5.64%) XML
4 33 (5.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 32 (5.47%) WCF
6 30 (5.13%) WPF
7 28 (4.79%) WinForms
8 27 (4.62%) Web Services
8 27 (4.62%) Unity DI Container
9 25 (4.27%) Castle Windsor
9 25 (4.27%) Ninject
9 25 (4.27%) Spring.NET
10 22 (3.76%) Razor View Engine
11 21 (3.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 21 (3.59%) STL
12 20 (3.42%) CSS
13 16 (2.74%) LAMP
13 16 (2.74%) Qt
14 14 (2.39%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 62 (10.60%) Computer Science
2 45 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 43 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (5.30%) Clustering
5 25 (4.27%) Inversion of Control
6 15 (2.56%) User Experience
7 14 (2.39%) Digital Media
8 12 (2.05%) Open Source
9 11 (1.88%) Management Information System
10 10 (1.71%) Mobile App
11 9 (1.54%) IVR
12 8 (1.37%) Client/Server
13 6 (1.03%) Mobile Payment
14 5 (0.85%) iPad
14 5 (0.85%) Replication
14 5 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
14 5 (0.85%) iPhone
15 4 (0.68%) FMCG
15 4 (0.68%) EqualLogic
15 4 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 162 (27.69%) Linux
2 118 (20.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 89 (15.21%) Windows 7
4 72 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 68 (11.62%) UNIX
6 53 (9.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 47 (8.03%) Windows XP
8 38 (6.50%) Windows 8
9 34 (5.81%) Mac OS X
10 28 (4.79%) Apple iOS
11 21 (3.59%) Android
12 20 (3.42%) Windows Vista
13 18 (3.08%) Windows 2000
13 18 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (2.22%) Windows Phone
15 11 (1.88%) Solaris
15 11 (1.88%) Ubuntu
16 10 (1.71%) AIX
17 9 (1.54%) CentOS
18 7 (1.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (10.77%) ITIL
3 49 (8.38%) Software Engineering
4 46 (7.86%) Scrum
5 42 (7.18%) TDD
6 38 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (6.15%) MVC
8 33 (5.64%) Disaster Recovery
9 32 (5.47%) OOD
10 31 (5.30%) Kanban
11 29 (4.96%) OO
12 27 (4.62%) Configuration Management
12 27 (4.62%) Dependency Injection
12 27 (4.62%) MVVM
13 26 (4.44%) Identity Management
14 25 (4.27%) Web Application Development
15 23 (3.93%) Mentoring
16 22 (3.76%) CRM
17 21 (3.59%) OOA/OOD
17 21 (3.59%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 127 (21.71%) SQL
2 81 (13.85%) C#
3 72 (12.31%) C++
4 40 (6.84%) Java
5 35 (5.98%) C
6 32 (5.47%) PowerShell
6 32 (5.47%) Python
7 25 (4.27%) VB
8 23 (3.93%) Bash Shell
9 20 (3.42%) JavaScript
10 19 (3.25%) VB.NET
11 18 (3.08%) Ruby
12 13 (2.22%) VB6
12 13 (2.22%) Lisp
13 11 (1.88%) PHP
14 10 (1.71%) T-SQL
14 10 (1.71%) VBScript
15 9 (1.54%) Perl
16 8 (1.37%) Objective-C
17 6 (1.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 107 (18.29%) Degree
2 95 (16.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 68 (11.62%) MCP
4 56 (9.57%) Security Cleared
5 48 (8.21%) MCSE
6 36 (6.15%) SC Cleared
6 36 (6.15%) MCTS
7 31 (5.30%) Cisco Certification
7 31 (5.30%) CCNA
8 24 (4.10%) MCSA
9 22 (3.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 21 (3.59%) MCAD
10 21 (3.59%) MCSD
11 14 (2.39%) MCITP
12 13 (2.22%) ISEB
13 8 (1.37%) CCNP
14 7 (1.20%) DV Cleared
15 6 (1.03%) HND
16 5 (0.85%) CCA
16 5 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.30%) SLA
2 22 (3.76%) QA
3 5 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.68%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.51%) COBIT
System Software
1 216 (36.92%) Active Directory
2 139 (23.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 42 (7.18%) Hyper-V
5 37 (6.32%) vSphere
6 24 (4.10%) Terminal Services
7 19 (3.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 19 (3.25%) XenApp
8 13 (2.22%) Samba
9 12 (2.05%) NFS
10 9 (1.54%) Xen
11 8 (1.37%) GPFS
12 7 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 6 (1.03%) ISA Server
14 5 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
15 3 (0.51%) Forefront TMG
16 1 (0.17%) Postfix
16 1 (0.17%) ProxySG
16 1 (0.17%) Snort
Systems Management
1 37 (6.32%) SCCM
2 26 (4.44%) Backup Exec
3 17 (2.91%) Nagios
4 15 (2.56%) Puppet
5 14 (2.39%) NetBackup
6 13 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
7 12 (2.05%) ARCserve
8 10 (1.71%) SCOM
8 10 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (1.54%) Vagrant
9 9 (1.54%) logstash
10 8 (1.37%) WSUS
10 8 (1.37%) Bcfg2
10 8 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
11 7 (1.20%) ZABBIX
12 4 (0.68%) Cacti
12 4 (0.68%) MOM
12 4 (0.68%) Icinga
13 3 (0.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 3 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 229 (39.15%) Microsoft
2 191 (32.65%) VMware
3 63 (10.77%) Citrix
4 47 (8.03%) Oracle
4 47 (8.03%) Cisco
5 25 (4.27%) Red Hat
6 17 (2.91%) HP
7 15 (2.56%) Symantec
8 14 (2.39%) EMC
8 14 (2.39%) IBM
9 13 (2.22%) Juniper
10 12 (2.05%) McAfee
11 10 (1.71%) Google
12 8 (1.37%) WatchGuard
12 8 (1.37%) SolarWinds
13 7 (1.20%) Veeam
13 7 (1.20%) 3PAR
13 7 (1.20%) Avaya
14 6 (1.03%) Intel
14 6 (1.03%) Dell
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum - flexible benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £16000.00 - £21000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car allowance, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Broady Limited
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40K plus fantastic benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Tank Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
University of Bristol
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Krooter
Salary: Candidates seeking salaries from £15K to £30K will be considered
Posted: 8 days ago