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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 280 213 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 15.47% 11.16% 15.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.74% 47.33% 64.44%
Number of salaries quoted 259 195 234
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,700 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
521 450 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 28.78% 23.58% 23.84%
Number of salaries quoted 485 402 348
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 £27,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bristol

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 185 (33.21%) Windows Server
2 169 (30.34%) Microsoft
3 143 (25.67%) VMware
4 141 (25.31%) Active Directory
5 129 (23.16%) SQL Server
6 122 (21.90%) SQL
7 103 (18.49%) Linux
8 99 (17.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 90 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
10 89 (15.98%) Unix
10 89 (15.98%) .NET
11 88 (15.80%) MS Exchange
12 87 (15.62%) Windows Server 2012
13 83 (14.90%) C#
14 77 (13.82%) Degree
15 75 (13.46%) Software Engineering
15 75 (13.46%) MS Excel
15 75 (13.46%) Firewall
16 74 (13.29%) ITIL
17 73 (13.11%) Security Cleared
18 72 (12.93%) VMware Infrastructure
19 69 (12.39%) Windows 7
20 68 (12.21%) Windows Server 2003
21 65 (11.67%) Java
22 63 (11.31%) Oracle
22 63 (11.31%) SC Cleared
23 59 (10.59%) Telecoms
24 56 (10.05%) McAfee
24 56 (10.05%) DNS
24 56 (10.05%) Windows 8

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 88 (15.80%) MS Exchange
2 52 (9.34%) IIS
3 40 (7.18%) Lync
4 39 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 28 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2003
6 24 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 21 (3.77%) Apache
8 18 (3.23%) SharePoint
9 16 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2000
10 13 (2.33%) nginx
10 13 (2.33%) WebLogic
11 12 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (2.15%) Node.js
12 11 (1.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 11 (1.97%) CMS
13 7 (1.26%) Umbraco
14 5 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.72%) Drupal
15 4 (0.72%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 75 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 43 (7.72%) MS Office
3 3 (0.54%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 11 (1.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.72%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.18%) Maximo
3 1 (0.18%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (3.41%) SaaS
4 18 (3.23%) Office 365
5 14 (2.51%) PaaS
6 13 (2.33%) IaaS
7 3 (0.54%) CloudFront
7 3 (0.54%) GitHub
7 3 (0.54%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.54%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.18%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 75 (13.46%) Firewall
2 56 (10.05%) DNS
3 49 (8.80%) TCP/IP
4 41 (7.36%) SAN
5 35 (6.28%) LAN
5 35 (6.28%) WAN
6 34 (6.10%) DHCP
7 24 (4.31%) Internet
8 18 (3.23%) SSL
9 17 (3.05%) HTTP
10 15 (2.69%) Skype
11 13 (2.33%) Wireless
12 12 (2.15%) Intrusion Detection
12 12 (2.15%) LDAP
12 12 (2.15%) VPN
13 10 (1.80%) Network Security
14 7 (1.26%) Modbus
15 6 (1.08%) FTP
16 5 (0.90%) MPLS
16 5 (0.90%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (23.16%) SQL Server
2 35 (6.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 30 (5.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (5.03%) NoSQL
5 24 (4.31%) MySQL
6 22 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (3.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 15 (2.69%) MongoDB
8 15 (2.69%) Oracle Database
8 15 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (2.15%) Relational Database
10 11 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (1.62%) RDBMS
12 8 (1.44%) Big Data
12 8 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (0.90%) DB2
14 5 (0.90%) Informix
15 4 (0.72%) MS Access
16 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 22 (3.95%) Selenium
2 18 (3.23%) JUnit
3 16 (2.87%) Cucumber
3 16 (2.87%) Git (software)
3 16 (2.87%) JBehave
4 10 (1.80%) Subversion
5 8 (1.44%) JIRA
6 7 (1.26%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.08%) Eclipse
7 6 (1.08%) TeamCity
8 5 (0.90%) Grunt
8 5 (0.90%) gulp
8 5 (0.90%) Rational DOORS
8 5 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.54%) NUnit
9 3 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.54%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.36%) AccuRev
10 2 (0.36%) Maven
10 2 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 59 (10.59%) Telecoms
2 50 (8.98%) Finance
3 41 (7.36%) Legal
4 24 (4.31%) Games
5 20 (3.59%) Law
5 20 (3.59%) Manufacturing
6 14 (2.51%) Advertising
6 14 (2.51%) Electronics
7 11 (1.97%) Marketing
8 9 (1.62%) Banking
9 8 (1.44%) Aerospace
10 6 (1.08%) Back Office
10 6 (1.08%) French Language
10 6 (1.08%) German Language
10 6 (1.08%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.18%) Publishing
11 1 (0.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 92 (16.52%) Developer
2 86 (15.44%) Analyst
3 69 (12.39%) Support Engineer
4 49 (8.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 38 (6.82%) Software Engineer
6 33 (5.92%) .NET Developer
6 33 (5.92%) Software Developer
7 32 (5.75%) Support Analyst
8 30 (5.39%) C# Developer
9 29 (5.21%) Test Engineer
10 26 (4.67%) Java Engineer
11 25 (4.49%) Applications Engineer
11 25 (4.49%) Security Engineer
11 25 (4.49%) Windows Engineer
12 22 (3.95%) Security Manager
12 22 (3.95%) Senior Security Engineer
12 22 (3.95%) Service Analyst
12 22 (3.95%) Team Leader
13 21 (3.77%) Automation Engineer
14 20 (3.59%) Malware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (15.98%) .NET
2 47 (8.44%) Web Services
3 38 (6.82%) HTML
4 35 (6.28%) CSS
5 27 (4.85%) ASP.NET
6 19 (3.41%) JSON
6 19 (3.41%) XML
7 16 (2.87%) REST
8 15 (2.69%) LAMP
9 14 (2.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (2.51%) jQuery
10 13 (2.33%) HTML5
11 12 (2.15%) .NET Framework
11 12 (2.15%) J2EE
12 11 (1.97%) Ajax
12 11 (1.97%) AngularJS
12 11 (1.97%) Entity Framework
13 10 (1.80%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 9 (1.62%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (1.62%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 37 (6.64%) Digital Media
2 32 (5.75%) Management Information System
3 28 (5.03%) Blackberry
4 22 (3.95%) Data Centre
4 22 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (3.77%) Clustering
6 16 (2.87%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.15%) Data Structures
7 12 (2.15%) Mainframe
7 12 (2.15%) Xbox
8 11 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (1.80%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.80%) SCADA
9 10 (1.80%) Security Operations Centre
10 8 (1.44%) Driving Licence
10 8 (1.44%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.26%) AS400
11 7 (1.26%) IBM Mainframe
12 6 (1.08%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.90%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 185 (33.21%) Windows Server
2 103 (18.49%) Linux
3 99 (17.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 89 (15.98%) Unix
5 87 (15.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 69 (12.39%) Windows 7
7 68 (12.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 56 (10.05%) Windows 8
9 51 (9.16%) Android
10 41 (7.36%) Apple iOS
11 30 (5.39%) Windows XP
12 26 (4.67%) Windows Phone
13 21 (3.77%) Windows 2000
14 14 (2.51%) Windows Mobile
14 14 (2.51%) Windows Vista
15 12 (2.15%) Windows 10
16 11 (1.97%) CentOS
17 6 (1.08%) AIX
17 6 (1.08%) HPUX
17 6 (1.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (13.46%) Software Engineering
3 74 (13.29%) ITIL
4 55 (9.87%) Risk Management
5 50 (8.98%) Information Security
6 41 (7.36%) OO
7 40 (7.18%) Incident Management
7 40 (7.18%) Project Management
7 40 (7.18%) Scrum
8 33 (5.92%) Mentoring
9 31 (5.57%) SDLC
10 30 (5.39%) MVC
10 30 (5.39%) Security Management
10 30 (5.39%) Test Automation
11 26 (4.67%) DevOps
11 26 (4.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 25 (4.49%) Configuration Management
12 25 (4.49%) Document Management
13 23 (4.13%) ISMS
13 23 (4.13%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 122 (21.90%) SQL
2 83 (14.90%) C#
3 65 (11.67%) Java
4 37 (6.64%) JavaScript
5 31 (5.57%) PHP
6 29 (5.21%) C++
7 26 (4.67%) PowerShell
8 18 (3.23%) XAML
9 17 (3.05%) T-SQL
10 16 (2.87%) VB.NET
11 15 (2.69%) VB
12 10 (1.80%) C
13 6 (1.08%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.08%) Python
14 5 (0.90%) Clojure
14 5 (0.90%) Haskell
14 5 (0.90%) Objective-C
14 5 (0.90%) Scala
14 5 (0.90%) VBScript
15 3 (0.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 77 (13.82%) Degree
2 73 (13.11%) Security Cleared
3 63 (11.31%) SC Cleared
4 42 (7.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (5.57%) MCSE
6 27 (4.85%) CISSP
7 20 (3.59%) CISM
7 20 (3.59%) IISP
8 17 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (3.05%) MCSA
9 16 (2.87%) CCNA
10 13 (2.33%) DV Cleared
11 12 (2.15%) A+ Certification
11 12 (2.15%) MCITP
11 12 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (1.97%) CompTIA Security+
12 11 (1.97%) MCP
12 11 (1.97%) Network+ Certification
12 11 (1.97%) Security+ Certification
13 7 (1.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.28%) QA
2 30 (5.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (2.33%) SLA
4 7 (1.26%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.54%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.18%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.18%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.18%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.18%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 141 (25.31%) Active Directory
2 72 (12.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (4.13%) vSphere
4 22 (3.95%) Hyper-V
5 17 (3.05%) XenApp
6 16 (2.87%) VMware ESX
7 11 (1.97%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (1.80%) Terminal Services
9 9 (1.62%) Snort
10 6 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
10 6 (1.08%) XenDesktop
10 6 (1.08%) XenServer
11 5 (0.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (0.54%) Varnish
12 3 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.54%) Xen
13 2 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.36%) UAG
13 2 (0.36%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 48 (8.62%) McAfee ePO
2 28 (5.03%) SCCM
3 21 (3.77%) Backup Exec
4 17 (3.05%) NetBackup
5 13 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (1.44%) Puppet
7 5 (0.90%) QRadar
8 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 4 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.54%) Ansible
9 3 (0.54%) Cobbler
9 3 (0.54%) Nagios
9 3 (0.54%) Salt
9 3 (0.54%) SCDPM
9 3 (0.54%) SCOM
9 3 (0.54%) Terraform
9 3 (0.54%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.54%) Windows Intune
10 2 (0.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 169 (30.34%) Microsoft
2 143 (25.67%) VMware
3 63 (11.31%) Oracle
4 56 (10.05%) McAfee
5 51 (9.16%) Citrix
6 22 (3.95%) Xamarin
7 21 (3.77%) HP
8 19 (3.41%) Cisco
9 17 (3.05%) IBM
10 15 (2.69%) SAP
11 14 (2.51%) Red Hat
11 14 (2.51%) Symantec
12 12 (2.15%) Dell
13 11 (1.97%) Sybase
14 9 (1.62%) Juniper
15 8 (1.44%) Apple
15 8 (1.44%) Blue Coat
15 8 (1.44%) Infoblox
16 7 (1.26%) NetApp
17 6 (1.08%) Cognos
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