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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 282 262 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 13.95% 14.47% 14.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.67% 59.95% 59.86%
Number of salaries quoted 242 225 234
Average salary £33,250 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
489 437 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 24.18% 24.13% 23.45%
Number of salaries quoted 417 393 382
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
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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
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Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 255 (44.82%) Microsoft
2 186 (32.69%) Active Directory
3 143 (25.13%) SQL Server
4 142 (24.96%) VMware
5 141 (24.78%) SQL
6 132 (23.20%) C#
7 119 (20.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 115 (20.21%) MS Excel
9 111 (19.51%) Degree
10 106 (18.63%) Microsoft Certification
11 103 (18.10%) Linux
12 100 (17.57%) .NET
13 98 (17.22%) VMware Infrastructure
14 95 (16.70%) MS Exchange
15 88 (15.47%) Finance
16 84 (14.76%) Windows 7
17 83 (14.59%) Firewall
18 76 (13.36%) Citrix
19 68 (11.95%) HTML
20 67 (11.78%) DNS
21 66 (11.60%) MS Office
22 64 (11.25%) TCP/IP
23 63 (11.07%) Oracle
23 63 (11.07%) Windows Server 2003
23 63 (11.07%) Legal
24 62 (10.90%) UNIX
25 61 (10.72%) ITIL
26 59 (10.37%) Software Engineering
27 58 (10.19%) Java
28 57 (10.02%) MVC

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 95 (16.70%) MS Exchange
2 48 (8.44%) SharePoint
3 38 (6.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 36 (6.33%) IIS
5 32 (5.62%) Apache
6 21 (3.69%) Umbraco
7 19 (3.34%) WordPress
7 19 (3.34%) WorkSite
8 17 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2003
8 17 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (2.11%) WebSphere
11 9 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2000
11 9 (1.58%) CMS
11 9 (1.58%) Lync
12 8 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
12 8 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (1.23%) Tomcat
13 7 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (0.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 115 (20.21%) MS Excel
2 66 (11.60%) MS Office
3 6 (1.05%) FastStats
3 6 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.53%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.18%) MS Project
5 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (3.34%) Magento
2 3 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.35%) Office 365
4 1 (0.18%) GitHub
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 83 (14.59%) Firewall
2 67 (11.78%) DNS
3 64 (11.25%) TCP/IP
4 55 (9.67%) SAN
5 47 (8.26%) LAN
6 40 (7.03%) WAN
7 35 (6.15%) VPN
8 32 (5.62%) DHCP
9 27 (4.75%) iSCSI
10 25 (4.39%) HTTP
10 25 (4.39%) Wireless
11 23 (4.04%) SSH
12 20 (3.51%) Fibre Channel
12 20 (3.51%) SMTP
13 18 (3.16%) Internet
14 13 (2.28%) ISDN
14 13 (2.28%) IPsec
14 13 (2.28%) 4G
15 12 (2.11%) Network Security
15 12 (2.11%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (25.13%) SQL Server
2 52 (9.14%) MySQL
3 22 (3.87%) Oracle Database
4 20 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (2.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (1.93%) Relational Database
9 10 (1.76%) Big Data
9 10 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (1.76%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (1.41%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.23%) MS Access
11 7 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
11 7 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.05%) QlikView
13 4 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (4.92%) NUnit
2 26 (4.57%) MSTest
2 26 (4.57%) Rhino Mocks
2 26 (4.57%) Moq
3 18 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (2.99%) MSI
5 16 (2.81%) Visual Studio
6 14 (2.46%) Subversion
7 12 (2.11%) Git (software)
7 12 (2.11%) Selenium
8 9 (1.58%) Cucumber
9 8 (1.41%) MSBuild
10 7 (1.23%) MagicDraw
11 5 (0.88%) JUnit
11 5 (0.88%) JBehave
12 4 (0.70%) WATIR
12 4 (0.70%) WatiN
12 4 (0.70%) JMeter
13 3 (0.53%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.53%) TeamCity
General
1 88 (15.47%) Finance
2 63 (11.07%) Legal
3 42 (7.38%) Telecoms
4 27 (4.75%) Back Office
5 26 (4.57%) Games
5 26 (4.57%) Retail
6 24 (4.22%) Law
7 22 (3.87%) Marketing
8 13 (2.28%) Multimedia
9 12 (2.11%) Manufacturing
9 12 (2.11%) Front Office
10 9 (1.58%) Automotive
10 9 (1.58%) Advertising
11 8 (1.41%) Electronics
12 7 (1.23%) Military
13 5 (0.88%) Banking
14 3 (0.53%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.35%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 140 (24.60%) Developer
2 61 (10.72%) Support Engineer
3 60 (10.54%) Analyst
4 56 (9.84%) .NET Developer
5 44 (7.73%) Architect
6 36 (6.33%) Support Analyst
7 34 (5.98%) Administrator
7 34 (5.98%) IT Support
8 32 (5.62%) Software Engineer
9 30 (5.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 28 (4.92%) Technical Support
11 25 (4.39%) 3rd Line Support
12 23 (4.04%) Applications Support
12 23 (4.04%) Systems Administrator
12 23 (4.04%) Junior
13 20 (3.51%) Software Developer
13 20 (3.51%) Consultant
14 19 (3.34%) PHP Developer
14 19 (3.34%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 18 (3.16%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (17.57%) .NET
2 68 (11.95%) HTML
3 50 (8.79%) ASP.NET
4 44 (7.73%) CSS
5 42 (7.38%) WinForms
6 40 (7.03%) XML
7 39 (6.85%) WCF
8 30 (5.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (5.27%) WPF
9 29 (5.10%) HTML5
10 28 (4.92%) Unity DI Container
11 27 (4.75%) .NET Framework
11 27 (4.75%) LAMP
11 27 (4.75%) Razor View Engine
12 26 (4.57%) jQuery
12 26 (4.57%) Spring.NET
12 26 (4.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 26 (4.57%) Castle Windsor
12 26 (4.57%) Ninject
13 24 (4.22%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (8.79%) Computer Science
2 44 (7.73%) Blackberry
3 39 (6.85%) Mobile App
4 28 (4.92%) Inversion of Control
5 25 (4.39%) Digital Media
6 17 (2.99%) Clustering
6 17 (2.99%) Xbox
7 15 (2.64%) Replication
8 14 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (2.11%) Visualisation
9 12 (2.11%) Open Source
9 12 (2.11%) N-Tier
10 10 (1.76%) Human Factors
10 10 (1.76%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.23%) Mathematics
12 6 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (1.05%) IVR
13 5 (0.88%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.70%) Fat Client
14 4 (0.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 119 (20.91%) Windows Server 2008
2 103 (18.10%) Linux
3 84 (14.76%) Windows 7
4 63 (11.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 62 (10.90%) UNIX
6 41 (7.21%) Windows 8
7 37 (6.50%) Apple iOS
7 37 (6.50%) Windows XP
8 36 (6.33%) Windows Phone
9 35 (6.15%) Android
10 19 (3.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (2.64%) Solaris
11 15 (2.64%) Mac OS X
11 15 (2.64%) Windows CE
12 13 (2.28%) Windows Mobile
13 11 (1.93%) Windows 2000 Server
14 7 (1.23%) Windows Vista
15 6 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 4 (0.70%) AIX
17 3 (0.53%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (10.72%) ITIL
2 59 (10.37%) Software Engineering
3 57 (10.02%) MVC
4 53 (9.31%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (8.79%) OO
6 47 (8.26%) TDD
7 41 (7.21%) Scrum
8 37 (6.50%) MVVM
9 32 (5.62%) Data Modelling
10 30 (5.27%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (5.10%) Performance Tuning
12 28 (4.92%) Web Application Development
13 26 (4.57%) Kanban
13 26 (4.57%) Dependency Injection
14 25 (4.39%) Project Management
15 23 (4.04%) OOD
16 22 (3.87%) Infrastructure Management
16 22 (3.87%) CRM
17 21 (3.69%) OOP
17 21 (3.69%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 141 (24.78%) SQL
2 132 (23.20%) C#
3 58 (10.19%) Java
4 51 (8.96%) C++
5 47 (8.26%) JavaScript
6 35 (6.15%) T-SQL
7 32 (5.62%) PHP
8 24 (4.22%) VB
9 23 (4.04%) Python
10 22 (3.87%) C
10 22 (3.87%) Objective-C
11 19 (3.34%) PHP5
12 18 (3.16%) VB.NET
13 16 (2.81%) PL/SQL
14 13 (2.28%) PowerShell
15 12 (2.11%) Bash Shell
15 12 (2.11%) Ruby
16 11 (1.93%) XAML
17 8 (1.41%) Perl
18 7 (1.23%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 111 (19.51%) Degree
2 106 (18.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 56 (9.84%) MCSE
4 49 (8.61%) MCTS
5 47 (8.26%) MCP
6 37 (6.50%) Security Cleared
7 30 (5.27%) MCSA
8 26 (4.57%) MCAD
8 26 (4.57%) MCSD
9 25 (4.39%) SC Cleared
10 24 (4.22%) Cisco Certification
11 23 (4.04%) CCNA
12 18 (3.16%) MCITP
13 14 (2.46%) CCNP
14 12 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (1.05%) DV Cleared
15 6 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (1.05%) MCT
16 5 (0.88%) HNC
16 5 (0.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.45%) SLA
2 26 (4.57%) QA
3 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 186 (32.69%) Active Directory
2 98 (17.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (7.73%) VMware ESX
4 42 (7.38%) Hyper-V
5 32 (5.62%) vSphere
6 18 (3.16%) Terminal Services
7 10 (1.76%) Samba
7 10 (1.76%) NFS
8 9 (1.58%) Xen
9 8 (1.41%) XenApp
10 6 (1.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.35%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
14 1 (0.18%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.18%) Squid
14 1 (0.18%) Snort
Systems Management
1 29 (5.10%) SCCM
2 19 (3.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 12 (2.11%) SCOM
4 11 (1.93%) Nagios
5 10 (1.76%) MOM
6 9 (1.58%) WSUS
7 8 (1.41%) Bcfg2
8 6 (1.05%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.53%) DameWare
10 2 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.35%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.35%) Foglight
10 2 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.35%) ARCserve
10 2 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.35%) OpenView
11 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.18%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.18%) SCSM
Vendors
1 255 (44.82%) Microsoft
2 142 (24.96%) VMware
3 76 (13.36%) Citrix
4 63 (11.07%) Oracle
5 41 (7.21%) Cisco
6 19 (3.34%) Dell
7 16 (2.81%) HP
8 12 (2.11%) LANDesk
8 12 (2.11%) Altiris
9 11 (1.93%) Juniper
10 10 (1.76%) Red Hat
10 10 (1.76%) IBM
11 7 (1.23%) SAP
11 7 (1.23%) Avaya
11 7 (1.23%) Fortinet
11 7 (1.23%) Meru Networks
12 6 (1.05%) Neolane
12 6 (1.05%) Unica
13 5 (0.88%) Intel
13 5 (0.88%) Apple
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Great Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Remit Resources
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 30-35K
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Streamline Connections
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: c30K + benefits (Inc. flexi-time)
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago