The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 255 280 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.20% 17.48% 15.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.19% 59.96% 57.67%
Number of salaries quoted 210 263 218
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
462 467 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 25.72% 29.15% 27.71%
Number of salaries quoted 370 442 389
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
South West

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 22 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bristol

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 227 (42.27%) Microsoft
2 177 (32.96%) Active Directory
3 173 (32.22%) VMware
4 159 (29.61%) SQL Server
5 136 (25.33%) Linux
6 132 (24.58%) SQL
7 126 (23.46%) VMware Infrastructure
8 123 (22.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 113 (21.04%) Degree
10 104 (19.37%) MS Exchange
11 93 (17.32%) DNS
11 93 (17.32%) Microsoft Certification
12 87 (16.20%) MS Excel
13 86 (16.01%) C#
14 79 (14.71%) Firewall
15 78 (14.53%) .NET
15 78 (14.53%) UNIX
15 78 (14.53%) Windows 7
16 74 (13.78%) SAN
17 69 (12.85%) Oracle
18 66 (12.29%) Finance
19 65 (12.10%) TCP/IP
20 64 (11.92%) Windows Server 2003
21 63 (11.73%) C++
22 60 (11.17%) Computer Science
23 58 (10.80%) VMware ESX
24 56 (10.43%) MS Office
24 56 (10.43%) Citrix
25 54 (10.06%) DHCP
26 53 (9.87%) Java

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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
1 104 (19.37%) MS Exchange
2 52 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (8.01%) IIS
4 42 (7.82%) SharePoint
5 22 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2003
6 20 (3.72%) Apache
7 19 (3.54%) Lync
8 18 (3.35%) Tomcat
9 17 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2000
10 15 (2.79%) WebSphere
10 15 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2013
11 14 (2.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 13 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2007
13 11 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (1.12%) WorkSite
14 6 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
15 5 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
16 4 (0.74%) CMS
16 4 (0.74%) GroupWise
17 3 (0.56%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 87 (16.20%) MS Excel
2 56 (10.43%) MS Office
3 3 (0.56%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.56%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.56%) Office 365
4 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.19%) SaaS
4 1 (0.19%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 93 (17.32%) DNS
2 79 (14.71%) Firewall
3 74 (13.78%) SAN
4 65 (12.10%) TCP/IP
5 54 (10.06%) DHCP
6 43 (8.01%) VPN
7 32 (5.96%) LAN
8 29 (5.40%) HTTP
9 25 (4.66%) WAN
10 23 (4.28%) Internet
11 22 (4.10%) SMTP
12 19 (3.54%) iSCSI
13 18 (3.35%) Fibre Channel
14 17 (3.17%) SSL
15 16 (2.98%) LDAP
16 15 (2.79%) VoIP
16 15 (2.79%) NAS
17 14 (2.61%) Network Security
18 13 (2.42%) IPsec
18 13 (2.42%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (29.61%) SQL Server
2 47 (8.75%) MySQL
3 16 (2.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (2.42%) Oracle Database
5 10 (1.86%) Relational Database
6 9 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (1.49%) Big Data
8 7 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.56%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.56%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.37%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.37%) Oracle Exadata
12 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.37%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 25 (4.66%) NUnit
1 25 (4.66%) MSTest
1 25 (4.66%) Rhino Mocks
1 25 (4.66%) Moq
2 19 (3.54%) MSI
3 13 (2.42%) Visual Studio
4 11 (2.05%) Subversion
4 11 (2.05%) MSBuild
5 9 (1.68%) Cucumber
6 8 (1.49%) Selenium
7 7 (1.30%) Git (software)
7 7 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.74%) MonkeyTalk
8 4 (0.74%) JBehave
8 4 (0.74%) Calabash
8 4 (0.74%) JUnit
9 3 (0.56%) WATIR
9 3 (0.56%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.56%) JMeter
9 3 (0.56%) Jenkins
General
1 66 (12.29%) Finance
2 42 (7.82%) Legal
3 41 (7.64%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.91%) Law
5 15 (2.79%) Marketing
6 11 (2.05%) Back Office
7 10 (1.86%) Games
8 8 (1.49%) Military
9 7 (1.30%) Banking
9 7 (1.30%) Electronics
10 5 (0.93%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.93%) Advertising
11 3 (0.56%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.37%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.37%) Publishing
12 2 (0.37%) Retail
13 1 (0.19%) Automotive
13 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 80 (14.90%) Developer
2 74 (13.78%) Analyst
3 48 (8.94%) Support Engineer
4 47 (8.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 39 (7.26%) .NET Developer
6 38 (7.08%) Administrator
7 37 (6.89%) Architect
8 36 (6.70%) Software Engineer
9 32 (5.96%) Support Analyst
10 31 (5.77%) IT Support
11 30 (5.59%) Applications Support
12 29 (5.40%) Systems Administrator
13 22 (4.10%) Systems Engineer
14 21 (3.91%) Consultant
15 19 (3.54%) Tester
16 18 (3.35%) Junior
17 17 (3.17%) Technical Support
17 17 (3.17%) 1st Line Support
18 16 (2.98%) Network Engineer
18 16 (2.98%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (14.53%) .NET
2 50 (9.31%) HTML
3 47 (8.75%) ASP.NET
4 42 (7.82%) XML
5 32 (5.96%) WinForms
6 31 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (5.59%) WCF
8 28 (5.21%) WPF
9 27 (5.03%) Unity DI Container
10 25 (4.66%) Razor View Engine
10 25 (4.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 25 (4.66%) Castle Windsor
10 25 (4.66%) Ninject
10 25 (4.66%) Spring.NET
11 22 (4.10%) CSS
12 18 (3.35%) STL
13 17 (3.17%) Web Services
13 17 (3.17%) J2EE
14 16 (2.98%) LAMP
15 14 (2.61%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 60 (11.17%) Computer Science
2 30 (5.59%) Blackberry
3 25 (4.66%) Inversion of Control
4 23 (4.28%) Digital Media
5 14 (2.61%) Replication
5 14 (2.61%) Clustering
6 12 (2.23%) Mobile App
7 11 (2.05%) Open Source
8 9 (1.68%) IVR
9 6 (1.12%) Visualisation
10 5 (0.93%) Human Factors
11 4 (0.74%) EqualLogic
11 4 (0.74%) Kindle
11 4 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.56%) Xbox
12 3 (0.56%) Credit Risk
12 3 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.56%) Statistics
12 3 (0.56%) E-Learning
12 3 (0.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 136 (25.33%) Linux
2 123 (22.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 78 (14.53%) UNIX
3 78 (14.53%) Windows 7
4 64 (11.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 45 (8.38%) Windows 8
6 44 (8.19%) Windows XP
7 32 (5.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (4.47%) Windows Vista
9 23 (4.28%) Apple iOS
10 18 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (3.35%) Mac OS X
11 16 (2.98%) Android
12 15 (2.79%) Solaris
13 13 (2.42%) Windows Phone
14 12 (2.23%) AIX
15 10 (1.86%) Windows 2000
16 9 (1.68%) CentOS
17 7 (1.30%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.93%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (9.50%) Software Engineering
2 49 (9.12%) ITIL
3 44 (8.19%) Scrum
4 38 (7.08%) MVC
4 38 (7.08%) TDD
5 36 (6.70%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (5.40%) MVVM
8 27 (5.03%) Kanban
9 26 (4.84%) Web Application Development
10 25 (4.66%) Dependency Injection
11 23 (4.28%) OOD
12 21 (3.91%) OO
12 21 (3.91%) Disaster Recovery
12 21 (3.91%) Identity Management
13 20 (3.72%) Project Management
14 19 (3.54%) Configuration Management
15 18 (3.35%) CRM
16 17 (3.17%) OOA/OOD
16 17 (3.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 132 (24.58%) SQL
2 86 (16.01%) C#
3 63 (11.73%) C++
4 53 (9.87%) Java
5 33 (6.15%) C
6 28 (5.21%) Python
7 21 (3.91%) VB
8 19 (3.54%) VB.NET
9 17 (3.17%) JavaScript
9 17 (3.17%) Ruby
9 17 (3.17%) Bash Shell
10 16 (2.98%) PowerShell
10 16 (2.98%) T-SQL
11 15 (2.79%) PHP
12 11 (2.05%) Perl
12 11 (2.05%) Lisp
12 11 (2.05%) VB6
13 9 (1.68%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.49%) VBScript
15 6 (1.12%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 113 (21.04%) Degree
2 93 (17.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (8.75%) Security Cleared
4 46 (8.57%) MCP
5 45 (8.38%) MCSE
6 39 (7.26%) MCTS
7 29 (5.40%) Cisco Certification
8 28 (5.21%) CCNA
9 25 (4.66%) MCAD
9 25 (4.66%) MCSD
9 25 (4.66%) SC Cleared
10 24 (4.47%) MCSA
11 14 (2.61%) ISEB
12 12 (2.23%) CCNP
12 12 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (2.05%) MCITP
14 8 (1.49%) DV Cleared
15 6 (1.12%) HND
16 5 (0.93%) CCA
16 5 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.96%) QA
2 19 (3.54%) SLA
3 4 (0.74%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 177 (32.96%) Active Directory
2 126 (23.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (10.80%) VMware ESX
4 48 (8.94%) vSphere
5 30 (5.59%) Hyper-V
6 18 (3.35%) Terminal Services
7 13 (2.42%) Samba
8 12 (2.23%) NFS
9 9 (1.68%) Xen
10 8 (1.49%) GPFS
11 7 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 4 (0.74%) XenApp
14 3 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
15 2 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
15 2 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
16 1 (0.19%) ProxySG
16 1 (0.19%) Snort
Systems Management
1 22 (4.10%) Backup Exec
2 18 (3.35%) SCCM
3 17 (3.17%) Nagios
4 13 (2.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 10 (1.86%) NetBackup
6 9 (1.68%) ARCserve
6 9 (1.68%) Norton AntiVirus
6 9 (1.68%) Puppet
6 9 (1.68%) logstash
7 8 (1.49%) Bcfg2
8 7 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (1.12%) WSUS
10 5 (0.93%) SCOM
10 5 (0.93%) Vagrant
10 5 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (0.93%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 2 (0.37%) Foglight
12 2 (0.37%) BMC PATROL
12 2 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 227 (42.27%) Microsoft
2 173 (32.22%) VMware
3 69 (12.85%) Oracle
4 56 (10.43%) Citrix
5 48 (8.94%) Cisco
6 23 (4.28%) HP
6 23 (4.28%) Red Hat
7 17 (3.17%) IBM
8 14 (2.61%) Juniper
9 12 (2.23%) Altiris
10 11 (2.05%) EMC
10 11 (2.05%) LANDesk
11 10 (1.86%) Symantec
12 9 (1.68%) McAfee
13 8 (1.49%) WatchGuard
13 8 (1.49%) SolarWinds
14 7 (1.30%) 3PAR
14 7 (1.30%) Veeam
14 7 (1.30%) Apple
14 7 (1.30%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Noir Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Michael Page Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000.0 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £24000 - £26000 Per Annum 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Salary: Competitive+benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension , Health care , Gym
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Amsys
Salary: £26,500 per annum neg
Posted: 11 days ago