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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 228 268 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 12.10% 13.52% 13.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.15% 56.42% 54.79%
Number of salaries quoted 205 231 213
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £22,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
494 475 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 26.21% 23.97% 25.35%
Number of salaries quoted 453 405 400
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,000 £52,500
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +2 1 £18,500 -43.93%
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 141 (31.69%) Microsoft
1 141 (31.69%) Active Directory
2 112 (25.17%) SQL Server
3 100 (22.47%) Linux
4 93 (20.90%) VMware
5 86 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (19.33%) Degree
6 84 (18.88%) .NET
7 81 (18.20%) SQL
8 74 (16.63%) Oracle
9 72 (16.18%) Firewall
9 72 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 70 (15.73%) MS Excel
10 70 (15.73%) Windows Server 2008
11 67 (15.06%) C#
12 65 (14.61%) MS Office
13 64 (14.38%) Java
14 63 (14.16%) MS Exchange
15 59 (13.26%) ITIL
15 59 (13.26%) Windows 7
16 58 (13.03%) Windows Server 2003
17 55 (12.36%) Citrix
18 54 (12.13%) JavaScript
18 54 (12.13%) HTML
19 52 (11.69%) Windows Server 2012
20 50 (11.24%) Finance
21 46 (10.34%) Security Cleared
22 44 (9.89%) CSS
22 44 (9.89%) UNIX
22 44 (9.89%) WAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 63 (14.16%) MS Exchange
2 41 (9.21%) SharePoint
3 32 (7.19%) IIS
4 29 (6.52%) Apache
5 26 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 23 (5.17%) Tomcat
6 23 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 20 (4.49%) nginx
8 18 (4.04%) WebSphere
9 15 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2013
10 14 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2000
11 13 (2.92%) WorkSite
12 12 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
12 12 (2.70%) Lync
13 11 (2.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 10 (2.25%) JBoss
15 7 (1.57%) Confluence
15 7 (1.57%) MediaWiki
16 6 (1.35%) WebLogic
16 6 (1.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 70 (15.73%) MS Excel
2 65 (14.61%) MS Office
3 8 (1.80%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.12%) Fireworks
4 5 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.45%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.22%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.22%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.92%) Office 365
3 7 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.67%) SaaS
5 2 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.45%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.22%) IaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 72 (16.18%) Firewall
2 44 (9.89%) WAN
2 44 (9.89%) LAN
3 42 (9.44%) TCP/IP
4 40 (8.99%) SAN
5 38 (8.54%) DNS
6 31 (6.97%) DHCP
7 27 (6.07%) VPN
8 23 (5.17%) Network Security
9 16 (3.60%) Wireless
10 9 (2.02%) LDAP
10 9 (2.02%) VoIP
11 8 (1.80%) HTTP
11 8 (1.80%) IPsec
12 7 (1.57%) OSPF
12 7 (1.57%) BGP
12 7 (1.57%) EIGRP
12 7 (1.57%) Internet
12 7 (1.57%) IPv6
13 6 (1.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (25.17%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (3.37%) MySQL
4 14 (3.15%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.57%) Big Data
6 5 (1.12%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.12%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.45%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 35 (7.87%) Visual Studio
2 26 (5.84%) Jenkins
3 23 (5.17%) Git (software)
4 22 (4.94%) Hudson
5 15 (3.37%) Selenium
6 13 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (2.70%) Subversion
8 9 (2.02%) JIRA
9 6 (1.35%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.12%) Dreamweaver
11 4 (0.90%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.90%) JUnit
11 4 (0.90%) JBehave
12 3 (0.67%) MSBuild
12 3 (0.67%) CruiseControl
13 2 (0.45%) ReSharper
13 2 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (0.45%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 50 (11.24%) Finance
2 26 (5.84%) Banking
3 18 (4.04%) Legal
4 16 (3.60%) Advertising
5 14 (3.15%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.92%) Law
7 9 (2.02%) Games
8 8 (1.80%) Back Office
9 6 (1.35%) Retail
10 4 (0.90%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.90%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.90%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.67%) Military
11 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.45%) Electronics
13 1 (0.22%) Billing
13 1 (0.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 100 (22.47%) Developer
2 92 (20.67%) Analyst
3 44 (9.89%) Support Engineer
4 38 (8.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 31 (6.97%) Support Analyst
5 31 (6.97%) Test Analyst
6 29 (6.52%) .NET Developer
7 28 (6.29%) Applications Support
8 26 (5.84%) IT Support
9 21 (4.72%) 2nd Line Support
9 21 (4.72%) Software Developer
10 20 (4.49%) Architect
10 20 (4.49%) Senior Developer
11 18 (4.04%) DevOps Engineer
12 17 (3.82%) Consultant
13 15 (3.37%) Technical Architect
14 14 (3.15%) Desktop Support
14 14 (3.15%) Administrator
15 13 (2.92%) Systems Administrator
15 13 (2.92%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (18.88%) .NET
2 54 (12.13%) HTML
3 44 (9.89%) CSS
4 42 (9.44%) ASP.NET
5 35 (7.87%) XML
6 24 (5.39%) Web Services
7 22 (4.94%) JSP
8 21 (4.72%) jQuery
9 20 (4.49%) HTML5
10 17 (3.82%) WPF
11 16 (3.60%) WCF
12 13 (2.92%) CSS3
13 12 (2.70%) .NET Framework
14 11 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (2.47%) JSF
15 10 (2.25%) Dojo
15 10 (2.25%) JSON
15 10 (2.25%) RESTful
15 10 (2.25%) REST
16 9 (2.02%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 29 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.39%) Blackberry
3 21 (4.72%) Computer Science
4 20 (4.49%) Clustering
5 18 (4.04%) Mobile App
6 16 (3.60%) Replication
6 16 (3.60%) Data Centre
7 11 (2.47%) User Experience
8 9 (2.02%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.80%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.80%) Xbox
10 7 (1.57%) Wiki
10 7 (1.57%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (1.35%) Data Structures
11 6 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.12%) iPad
12 5 (1.12%) GIS
12 5 (1.12%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 100 (22.47%) Linux
2 70 (15.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (13.26%) Windows 7
4 58 (13.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 52 (11.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 44 (9.89%) UNIX
7 43 (9.66%) Windows 8
8 31 (6.97%) Windows XP
8 31 (6.97%) Android
9 28 (6.29%) Apple iOS
10 21 (4.72%) Windows Phone
11 20 (4.49%) CentOS
11 20 (4.49%) Ubuntu
12 19 (4.27%) Debian
13 11 (2.47%) Mac OS X
13 11 (2.47%) Windows Vista
14 10 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (2.02%) Windows 2000
16 5 (1.12%) Solaris
16 5 (1.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (13.26%) ITIL
3 38 (8.54%) Software Engineering
4 32 (7.19%) SDLC
5 31 (6.97%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (6.07%) Unit Testing
7 26 (5.84%) TDD
8 23 (5.17%) Test Automation
8 23 (5.17%) DevOps
9 22 (4.94%) MVC
10 21 (4.72%) Configuration Management
11 19 (4.27%) iOS Development
12 18 (4.04%) Software Testing
12 18 (4.04%) Scrum
13 17 (3.82%) Disaster Recovery
13 17 (3.82%) OO
14 16 (3.60%) Android Development
15 15 (3.37%) MVVM
15 15 (3.37%) System Testing
16 14 (3.15%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (18.20%) SQL
2 67 (15.06%) C#
3 64 (14.38%) Java
4 54 (12.13%) JavaScript
5 36 (8.09%) C++
6 31 (6.97%) PHP
7 27 (6.07%) Perl
8 25 (5.62%) Bash Shell
9 23 (5.17%) Ruby
10 22 (4.94%) Python
11 19 (4.27%) C
11 19 (4.27%) PowerShell
12 15 (3.37%) XAML
12 15 (3.37%) VB.NET
13 13 (2.92%) VB
14 9 (2.02%) T-SQL
15 8 (1.80%) VBScript
16 7 (1.57%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.67%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 86 (19.33%) Degree
2 46 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 28 (6.29%) CCNA
3 28 (6.29%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (6.29%) SC Cleared
4 23 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (3.37%) MCSE
6 12 (2.70%) MCP
6 12 (2.70%) ISEB
7 10 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (1.80%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.80%) MCSA
9 6 (1.35%) CCNP
10 4 (0.90%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.90%) A+ Certification
10 4 (0.90%) HND
10 4 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.67%) MCTS
12 2 (0.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.07%) SLA
2 21 (4.72%) QA
3 6 (1.35%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.90%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.45%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 141 (31.69%) Active Directory
2 72 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (7.42%) Hyper-V
4 16 (3.60%) vSphere
5 15 (3.37%) Samba
6 14 (3.15%) VMware ESX
6 14 (3.15%) XenApp
7 11 (2.47%) Terminal Services
8 8 (1.80%) XenServer
8 8 (1.80%) Postfix
9 7 (1.57%) iptables
10 6 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (1.12%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.67%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.67%) Snort
14 2 (0.45%) Squid
14 2 (0.45%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.45%) NFS
14 2 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (4.94%) Puppet
2 19 (4.27%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (3.37%) Salt
4 14 (3.15%) Backup Exec
5 11 (2.47%) NetBackup
5 11 (2.47%) SCCM
6 10 (2.25%) Ansible
7 9 (2.02%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (2.02%) SCOM
8 7 (1.57%) SCDPM
8 7 (1.57%) ZABBIX
8 7 (1.57%) SCVMM
9 5 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (1.12%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 3 (0.67%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.67%) Nagios
10 3 (0.67%) ARCserve
10 3 (0.67%) WSUS
11 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (0.45%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 141 (31.69%) Microsoft
2 93 (20.90%) VMware
3 74 (16.63%) Oracle
4 55 (12.36%) Citrix
5 32 (7.19%) Cisco
6 21 (4.72%) HP
7 17 (3.82%) Red Hat
8 15 (3.37%) Xamarin
9 14 (3.15%) Symantec
10 11 (2.47%) Dell
11 8 (1.80%) Meridio
11 8 (1.80%) OpenText
11 8 (1.80%) Hummingbird
12 7 (1.57%) McAfee
12 7 (1.57%) CA
13 6 (1.35%) Apple
14 5 (1.12%) Mapinfo
14 5 (1.12%) ESRI
14 5 (1.12%) NetApp
14 5 (1.12%) Avaya
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