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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 17 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 240 274 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 12.38% 14.31% 15.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.78% 56.85% 56.83%
Number of salaries quoted 218 227 241
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 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
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
561 482 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 28.95% 25.17% 27.63%
Number of salaries quoted 511 391 427
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 £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 6 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 6 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 6 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.

1 130 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 124 (26.50%) Active Directory
3 116 (24.79%) Linux
4 114 (24.36%) SQL Server
5 106 (22.65%) Degree
6 101 (21.58%) Agile Software Development
7 98 (20.94%) VMware
8 91 (19.44%) Oracle
9 84 (17.95%) .NET
10 83 (17.74%) SQL
11 82 (17.52%) Java
12 71 (15.17%) Firewall
13 70 (14.96%) MS Excel
13 70 (14.96%) Windows Server 2008
14 67 (14.32%) C#
15 66 (14.10%) MS Exchange
16 63 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
17 62 (13.25%) MS Office
17 62 (13.25%) Windows Server 2003
18 61 (13.03%) UNIX
19 58 (12.39%) ITIL
20 55 (11.75%) Windows Server 2012
21 54 (11.54%) HTML
21 54 (11.54%) TCP/IP
21 54 (11.54%) Software Engineering
22 53 (11.32%) Finance
23 52 (11.11%) Windows 8
24 50 (10.68%) JavaScript
25 49 (10.47%) Windows 7
26 47 (10.04%) C++

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 66 (14.10%) MS Exchange
2 41 (8.76%) IIS
3 39 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 26 (5.56%) Apache
4 26 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (5.34%) Tomcat
6 22 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 20 (4.27%) nginx
8 17 (3.63%) WebSphere
9 15 (3.21%) Lync
9 15 (3.21%) WebLogic
10 14 (2.99%) WorkSite
11 13 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2000
12 12 (2.56%) JBoss
13 9 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
15 6 (1.28%) Confluence
15 6 (1.28%) Node.js
15 6 (1.28%) MediaWiki
15 6 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 70 (14.96%) MS Excel
2 62 (13.25%) MS Office
3 7 (1.50%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.85%) Fireworks
4 4 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.21%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.21%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.21%) Office 365
2 12 (2.56%) SaaS
3 10 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.92%) IaaS
5 8 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.43%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.21%) PaaS
7 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 71 (15.17%) Firewall
2 54 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 47 (10.04%) LAN
3 47 (10.04%) WAN
4 39 (8.33%) SAN
5 36 (7.69%) DNS
6 32 (6.84%) VPN
7 29 (6.20%) DHCP
8 25 (5.34%) Network Security
9 21 (4.49%) Wireless
10 14 (2.99%) Internet
11 12 (2.56%) VoIP
11 12 (2.56%) SSL
11 12 (2.56%) HTTP
12 10 (2.14%) LDAP
13 8 (1.71%) IPsec
14 7 (1.50%) FTP
15 6 (1.28%) IPv6
15 6 (1.28%) MPLS
15 6 (1.28%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (24.36%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.63%) MySQL
3 14 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 13 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (2.35%) Oracle Database
6 9 (1.92%) NoSQL
7 7 (1.50%) Big Data
7 7 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (1.50%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (0.85%) MS Access
9 3 (0.64%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.43%) SQLite
10 2 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 40 (8.55%) Visual Studio
2 25 (5.34%) Jenkins
3 18 (3.85%) Hudson
4 17 (3.63%) Git (software)
5 14 (2.99%) Selenium
6 11 (2.35%) Subversion
7 9 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (1.50%) JIRA
8 7 (1.50%) JUnit
9 6 (1.28%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.85%) JBehave
10 4 (0.85%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (0.64%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.64%) CruiseControl
11 3 (0.64%) Maven
11 3 (0.64%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.64%) TestNG
12 2 (0.43%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
12 2 (0.43%) SpecFlow
General
1 53 (11.32%) Finance
2 25 (5.34%) Banking
3 24 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 19 (4.06%) Law
5 17 (3.63%) Advertising
6 15 (3.21%) Games
7 13 (2.78%) Legal
8 8 (1.71%) Back Office
8 8 (1.71%) Retail
9 7 (1.50%) Electronics
10 5 (1.07%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.07%) Military
11 4 (0.85%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.85%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.85%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.64%) Marketing
13 1 (0.21%) Billing
Job Titles
1 107 (22.86%) Analyst
2 102 (21.79%) Developer
3 47 (10.04%) Support Engineer
4 41 (8.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 39 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 31 (6.62%) Support Analyst
7 26 (5.56%) Software Developer
8 25 (5.34%) .NET Developer
9 24 (5.13%) Software Engineer
9 24 (5.13%) Applications Support
10 23 (4.91%) Senior Developer
11 22 (4.70%) IT Support
12 18 (3.85%) Consultant
12 18 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
13 17 (3.63%) Service Analyst
13 17 (3.63%) Service Desk Analyst
14 16 (3.42%) Software Test Analyst
15 14 (2.99%) DevOps Engineer
15 14 (2.99%) C# Developer
15 14 (2.99%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (17.95%) .NET
2 54 (11.54%) HTML
3 44 (9.40%) CSS
4 42 (8.97%) Web Services
5 36 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 29 (6.20%) XML
7 24 (5.13%) jQuery
8 21 (4.49%) JSP
9 19 (4.06%) HTML5
10 14 (2.99%) REST
11 12 (2.56%) CSS3
11 12 (2.56%) RESTful
11 12 (2.56%) JSON
12 11 (2.35%) Java EE
12 11 (2.35%) .NET Framework
12 11 (2.35%) WPF
13 9 (1.92%) Dojo
13 9 (1.92%) JMX
13 9 (1.92%) JSF
14 8 (1.71%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.49%) Blackberry
3 20 (4.27%) Computer Science
4 17 (3.63%) Mobile App
4 17 (3.63%) Data Centre
5 15 (3.21%) Clustering
6 14 (2.99%) Replication
6 14 (2.99%) Xbox
6 14 (2.99%) User Experience
7 13 (2.78%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.71%) iPad
10 7 (1.50%) iPhone
10 7 (1.50%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.28%) Wiki
11 6 (1.28%) Client/Server
11 6 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (1.28%) Digital Media
12 5 (1.07%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.07%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 116 (24.79%) Linux
2 70 (14.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 62 (13.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 61 (13.03%) UNIX
5 55 (11.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 52 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 49 (10.47%) Windows 7
8 42 (8.97%) Android
9 39 (8.33%) Windows XP
10 38 (8.12%) Apple iOS
11 30 (6.41%) Windows Phone
12 20 (4.27%) CentOS
13 19 (4.06%) Ubuntu
14 18 (3.85%) Debian
15 14 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 11 (2.35%) Windows Vista
17 9 (1.92%) Windows 2000
18 8 (1.71%) Solaris
19 7 (1.50%) Mac OS X
20 5 (1.07%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (21.58%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (12.39%) ITIL
3 54 (11.54%) Software Engineering
4 45 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (7.26%) Unit Testing
6 33 (7.05%) SDLC
7 30 (6.41%) TDD
8 29 (6.20%) OO
8 29 (6.20%) Test Automation
9 26 (5.56%) iOS Development
10 25 (5.34%) Android Development
11 21 (4.49%) Software Testing
12 20 (4.27%) MVC
12 20 (4.27%) DevOps
12 20 (4.27%) MVVM
13 18 (3.85%) System Testing
13 18 (3.85%) Scrum
13 18 (3.85%) Service Management
13 18 (3.85%) Configuration Management
14 17 (3.63%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 83 (17.74%) SQL
2 82 (17.52%) Java
3 67 (14.32%) C#
4 50 (10.68%) JavaScript
5 47 (10.04%) C++
6 27 (5.77%) PHP
7 24 (5.13%) C
8 23 (4.91%) Perl
9 21 (4.49%) Ruby
9 21 (4.49%) Bash Shell
10 19 (4.06%) Python
11 18 (3.85%) XAML
12 17 (3.63%) VB.NET
13 13 (2.78%) PL/SQL
13 13 (2.78%) PowerShell
14 10 (2.14%) VB
15 6 (1.28%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.07%) Objective-C
16 5 (1.07%) VBScript
17 4 (0.85%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 106 (22.65%) Degree
2 46 (9.83%) Security Cleared
3 29 (6.20%) CCNA
3 29 (6.20%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (5.13%) SC Cleared
5 22 (4.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (2.56%) MCSE
7 10 (2.14%) MCP
7 10 (2.14%) ISEB
8 8 (1.71%) DV Cleared
9 7 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (1.28%) MCSA
10 6 (1.28%) CCNP
11 4 (0.85%) A+ Certification
11 4 (0.85%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.64%) HND
12 3 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.64%) MCTS
12 3 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.43%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.91%) QA
2 20 (4.27%) SLA
3 7 (1.50%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.85%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.43%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 124 (26.50%) Active Directory
2 63 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (5.77%) Hyper-V
4 17 (3.63%) vSphere
5 14 (2.99%) Samba
6 13 (2.78%) VMware ESX
7 11 (2.35%) XenApp
8 9 (1.92%) Terminal Services
9 7 (1.50%) XenServer
9 7 (1.50%) Postfix
10 6 (1.28%) iptables
11 5 (1.07%) XenDesktop
11 5 (1.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (0.85%) Snort
13 3 (0.64%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.43%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.43%) Squid
14 2 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.43%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 18 (3.85%) Puppet
2 15 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (2.56%) Backup Exec
4 11 (2.35%) Salt
5 10 (2.14%) NetBackup
5 10 (2.14%) SCCM
6 9 (1.92%) Ansible
7 8 (1.71%) SCOM
7 8 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (1.28%) SCVMM
8 6 (1.28%) ZABBIX
8 6 (1.28%) SCDPM
9 5 (1.07%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 5 (1.07%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.64%) WSUS
10 3 (0.64%) Nagios
10 3 (0.64%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.43%) SELinux
11 2 (0.43%) logstash
11 2 (0.43%) Graphite
Vendors
1 130 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 98 (20.94%) VMware
3 91 (19.44%) Oracle
4 47 (10.04%) Citrix
5 37 (7.91%) Cisco
6 27 (5.77%) HP
7 18 (3.85%) Xamarin
8 16 (3.42%) Red Hat
9 13 (2.78%) Symantec
9 13 (2.78%) Dell
10 10 (2.14%) Avaya
11 8 (1.71%) Hummingbird
11 8 (1.71%) OpenText
11 8 (1.71%) Meridio
12 6 (1.28%) McAfee
12 6 (1.28%) CA
13 5 (1.07%) Apple
13 5 (1.07%) Mapinfo
13 5 (1.07%) ESRI
14 4 (0.85%) Remedy
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