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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 227 266 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 11.90% 14.66% 21.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.40% 55.07% 66.20%
Number of salaries quoted 206 228 306
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
523 483 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 27.43% 26.61% 31.98%
Number of salaries quoted 474 403 467
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 1 September 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bristol

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 118 (25.88%) Microsoft
2 109 (23.90%) Linux
3 104 (22.81%) Degree
4 102 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
5 100 (21.93%) VMware
6 99 (21.71%) Active Directory
7 96 (21.05%) SQL Server
8 94 (20.61%) SQL
9 90 (19.74%) Java
10 82 (17.98%) .NET
11 80 (17.54%) Windows Server 2008
12 74 (16.23%) Oracle
13 67 (14.69%) MS Exchange
14 65 (14.25%) Software Engineering
15 64 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
16 63 (13.82%) C#
16 63 (13.82%) MS Excel
17 60 (13.16%) MS Office
18 59 (12.94%) Android
18 59 (12.94%) Windows 8
19 58 (12.72%) Finance
19 58 (12.72%) Firewall
20 57 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
21 56 (12.28%) Web Services
22 54 (11.84%) Windows 7
23 53 (11.62%) Apple iOS
23 53 (11.62%) Security Cleared
23 53 (11.62%) VMware Infrastructure
24 52 (11.40%) UNIX
25 51 (11.18%) ITIL

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 67 (14.69%) MS Exchange
2 41 (8.99%) IIS
3 34 (7.46%) SharePoint
3 34 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (4.82%) Apache
5 20 (4.39%) WebLogic
5 20 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2003
6 19 (4.17%) Lync
7 18 (3.95%) nginx
8 17 (3.73%) Tomcat
9 14 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (2.85%) WebSphere
11 12 (2.63%) WorkSite
12 10 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2000
12 10 (2.19%) JBoss
13 9 (1.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 9 (1.97%) Confluence
13 9 (1.97%) MediaWiki
14 7 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
15 6 (1.32%) Node.js
Applications
1 63 (13.82%) MS Excel
2 60 (13.16%) MS Office
3 3 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.66%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.22%) MS Project
4 1 (0.22%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.44%) Sage 1000
2 2 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.22%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.22%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.39%) Office 365
2 16 (3.51%) SaaS
3 13 (2.85%) IaaS
4 11 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.44%) PaaS
7 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 58 (12.72%) Firewall
2 51 (11.18%) TCP/IP
3 46 (10.09%) LAN
3 46 (10.09%) WAN
4 39 (8.55%) SAN
5 37 (8.11%) DNS
6 33 (7.24%) VPN
7 30 (6.58%) DHCP
8 24 (5.26%) Network Security
9 23 (5.04%) Internet
10 20 (4.39%) Wireless
11 17 (3.73%) LDAP
12 16 (3.51%) SSL
13 13 (2.85%) HTTP
13 13 (2.85%) IPsec
14 12 (2.63%) VoIP
15 10 (2.19%) MPLS
15 10 (2.19%) OSPF
15 10 (2.19%) BGP
16 9 (1.97%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.70%) MySQL
3 19 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 15 (3.29%) NoSQL
5 14 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (2.19%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.97%) MongoDB
9 8 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.88%) MS Access
12 4 (0.88%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (0.88%) SQLite
13 3 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
15 1 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 35 (7.68%) Visual Studio
2 17 (3.73%) Git (software)
2 17 (3.73%) Jenkins
3 13 (2.85%) Subversion
4 11 (2.41%) JIRA
4 11 (2.41%) Selenium
5 10 (2.19%) Hudson
6 8 (1.75%) JUnit
7 6 (1.32%) Maven
7 6 (1.32%) TestNG
8 4 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.88%) Robotium
8 4 (0.88%) Mechanoid
8 4 (0.88%) Robolectric
9 2 (0.44%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.44%) JBehave
9 2 (0.44%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.22%) AccuRev
10 1 (0.22%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.22%) PROIV
General
1 58 (12.72%) Finance
2 31 (6.80%) Telecoms
3 30 (6.58%) Law
4 27 (5.92%) Games
5 25 (5.48%) Legal
6 17 (3.73%) Banking
7 9 (1.97%) Electronics
8 8 (1.75%) Back Office
9 7 (1.54%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.54%) Advertising
10 5 (1.10%) Military
11 3 (0.66%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.66%) Retail
11 3 (0.66%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.66%) Marketing
11 3 (0.66%) French Language
12 2 (0.44%) German Language
12 2 (0.44%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 111 (24.34%) Analyst
2 98 (21.49%) Developer
3 53 (11.62%) Support Engineer
4 39 (8.55%) Software Engineer
5 36 (7.89%) Software Developer
5 36 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 35 (7.68%) Test Analyst
7 33 (7.24%) Support Analyst
8 23 (5.04%) Applications Support
8 23 (5.04%) Service Analyst
8 23 (5.04%) Service Desk Analyst
9 22 (4.82%) Applications Developer
10 21 (4.61%) Systems Engineer
10 21 (4.61%) Consultant
11 18 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support
12 16 (3.51%) Senior Developer
12 16 (3.51%) Software Test Analyst
13 15 (3.29%) Network Engineer
13 15 (3.29%) .NET Developer
14 14 (3.07%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (17.98%) .NET
2 56 (12.28%) Web Services
3 41 (8.99%) HTML
4 33 (7.24%) CSS
5 28 (6.14%) ASP.NET
6 20 (4.39%) XML
7 17 (3.73%) jQuery
8 16 (3.51%) RESTful
8 16 (3.51%) JSON
9 15 (3.29%) JSP
10 14 (3.07%) REST
11 13 (2.85%) J2EE
11 13 (2.85%) JMX
12 11 (2.41%) Java EE
12 11 (2.41%) HTML5
13 8 (1.75%) CSS3
13 8 (1.75%) WPF
14 7 (1.54%) LAMP
14 7 (1.54%) XHTML
15 6 (1.32%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.70%) Xbox
2 23 (5.04%) Data Centre
3 22 (4.82%) Blackberry
4 20 (4.39%) Computer Science
5 18 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (3.29%) Digital Media
7 13 (2.85%) User Experience
8 12 (2.63%) Management Information System
9 11 (2.41%) Replication
10 10 (2.19%) Clustering
10 10 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (2.19%) Wiki
11 9 (1.97%) iPhone
11 9 (1.97%) iPad
11 9 (1.97%) Mobile App
12 8 (1.75%) Mobile Payment
13 7 (1.54%) Data Structures
14 6 (1.32%) GIS
14 6 (1.32%) Mathematics
15 5 (1.10%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 109 (23.90%) Linux
2 80 (17.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 59 (12.94%) Android
4 59 (12.94%) Windows 8
5 57 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 54 (11.84%) Windows 7
7 53 (11.62%) Apple iOS
8 52 (11.40%) UNIX
9 46 (10.09%) Windows Phone
10 39 (8.55%) Windows XP
11 14 (3.07%) CentOS
12 11 (2.41%) Ubuntu
13 10 (2.19%) Debian
14 8 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
14 8 (1.75%) Windows Phone 7
15 7 (1.54%) Solaris
16 6 (1.32%) Windows Vista
16 6 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 6 (1.32%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (14.25%) Software Engineering
3 51 (11.18%) ITIL
4 45 (9.87%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 36 (7.89%) TDD
7 33 (7.24%) Android Development
7 33 (7.24%) iOS Development
8 31 (6.80%) Test Automation
9 30 (6.58%) MVVM
10 29 (6.36%) SDLC
11 27 (5.92%) OO
12 24 (5.26%) System Testing
13 21 (4.61%) DevOps
14 20 (4.39%) Mentoring
14 20 (4.39%) Disaster Recovery
14 20 (4.39%) Scrum
15 19 (4.17%) MVC
16 18 (3.95%) Information Security
16 18 (3.95%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 94 (20.61%) SQL
2 90 (19.74%) Java
3 63 (13.82%) C#
4 46 (10.09%) C++
5 35 (7.68%) JavaScript
6 28 (6.14%) C
7 25 (5.48%) XAML
8 23 (5.04%) PHP
9 16 (3.51%) VB.NET
10 15 (3.29%) Perl
11 14 (3.07%) Bash Shell
11 14 (3.07%) PowerShell
12 13 (2.85%) PL/SQL
12 13 (2.85%) Ruby
13 9 (1.97%) VB
14 8 (1.75%) Objective-C
14 8 (1.75%) Clojure
15 7 (1.54%) Scala
15 7 (1.54%) Haskell
15 7 (1.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 104 (22.81%) Degree
2 53 (11.62%) Security Cleared
3 26 (5.70%) SC Cleared
4 23 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (3.51%) CCNA
5 16 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (2.85%) MCSE
7 11 (2.41%) MCP
8 10 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (1.97%) DV Cleared
10 6 (1.32%) MCSA
11 4 (0.88%) ISEB
11 4 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.88%) CEH
11 4 (0.88%) MCTS
12 3 (0.66%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.66%) Network+ Certification
12 3 (0.66%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.44%) CISSP
13 2 (0.44%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.95%) QA
2 16 (3.51%) SLA
3 6 (1.32%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.22%) JSP 440
System Software
1 99 (21.71%) Active Directory
2 53 (11.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (5.48%) Hyper-V
4 14 (3.07%) Terminal Services
5 12 (2.63%) vSphere
6 10 (2.19%) XenServer
6 10 (2.19%) Postfix
7 9 (1.97%) Samba
7 9 (1.97%) VMware ESX
7 9 (1.97%) iptables
8 8 (1.75%) Snort
9 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (1.10%) XenApp
10 4 (0.88%) vCloud
10 4 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.66%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.66%) Firmware
12 2 (0.44%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.44%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.22%) UAG
Systems Management
1 12 (2.63%) SCCM
2 11 (2.41%) Puppet
3 10 (2.19%) SCOM
4 9 (1.97%) Backup Exec
4 9 (1.97%) ZABBIX
4 9 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.54%) SCDPM
5 7 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (1.54%) NetBackup
5 7 (1.54%) Salt
6 6 (1.32%) Ansible
6 6 (1.32%) SCVMM
7 5 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (0.88%) Windows Intune
8 4 (0.88%) WSUS
9 3 (0.66%) ARCserve
9 3 (0.66%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.22%) Nessus
10 1 (0.22%) Nmap
Vendors
1 118 (25.88%) Microsoft
2 100 (21.93%) VMware
3 74 (16.23%) Oracle
4 43 (9.43%) Citrix
5 30 (6.58%) Cisco
6 25 (5.48%) Xamarin
7 21 (4.61%) HP
8 15 (3.29%) Red Hat
9 13 (2.85%) Dell
9 13 (2.85%) Avaya
10 11 (2.41%) CheckPoint
11 9 (1.97%) Symantec
12 7 (1.54%) Hummingbird
12 7 (1.54%) OpenText
12 7 (1.54%) Apple
12 7 (1.54%) Meridio
13 6 (1.32%) Mitel
13 6 (1.32%) Splunk
14 5 (1.10%) Google
14 5 (1.10%) NetApp
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 + Company car + Laptop + Phone+ Much More
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Salary: benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum Up to £25,000 + Company car + Laptop
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
CPS Group (UK) Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus, certs etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Pension, bonus, certs etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £90K + Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Austin Fraser
Salary: £140 - £160 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Professionals in Law
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + On Application
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago