The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Eastleigh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 31 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 Eastleigh region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 27 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 18.18% 49.09% 34.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.00% 90.00% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 27 10
Average salary £33,250 £37,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.33% -34.78%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Eastleigh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 22.73% 54.55% 53.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 30 16
Average salary £23,250 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.00% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
Hampshire

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Eastleigh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Eastleigh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Eastleigh

Windows
Salary Trend in Eastleigh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Eastleigh region.

Windows Salary Trend in Eastleigh

Windows
Salary Histogram in Eastleigh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Eastleigh region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Eastleigh

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Eastleigh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Eastleigh 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 23 (69.70%) Retail
2 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
3 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
4 15 (45.45%) SAP
4 15 (45.45%) ITIL
5 14 (42.42%) MS Office
5 14 (42.42%) Clustering
6 13 (39.39%) EPoS
7 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (30.30%) Citrix
8 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
8 10 (30.30%) Windows 7
9 9 (27.27%) Time Management
9 9 (27.27%) Windows XP
9 9 (27.27%) VMware
9 9 (27.27%) Project Management
10 8 (24.24%) Back Office
10 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
10 8 (24.24%) Windows 2000
10 8 (24.24%) SQL
10 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (21.21%) UNIX
11 7 (21.21%) DNS
11 7 (21.21%) Identity Management
11 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (18.18%) MS Excel

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Eastleigh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Eastleigh 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 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
1 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.03%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (42.42%) MS Office
2 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) DNS
2 5 (15.15%) VoIP
2 5 (15.15%) Wireless
3 2 (6.06%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (15.15%) OLAP
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (69.70%) Retail
2 8 (24.24%) Back Office
3 3 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Desktop Support
1 9 (27.27%) Technical Support
2 8 (24.24%) Administrator
2 8 (24.24%) Desktop Support Administrator
2 8 (24.24%) Desktop Administrator
2 8 (24.24%) Technical Administrator
2 8 (24.24%) Security Administrator
3 7 (21.21%) Wintel Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Design Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (15.15%) DBA
4 5 (15.15%) SQL DBA
4 5 (15.15%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Support Technician
7 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) CSS
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) LINQ
1 1 (3.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Clustering
2 13 (39.39%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows 7
2 9 (27.27%) Windows XP
3 8 (24.24%) Windows 2000
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (21.21%) UNIX
4 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.12%) Linux
6 2 (6.06%) AIX
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) ITIL
2 9 (27.27%) Time Management
2 9 (27.27%) Project Management
3 7 (21.21%) Identity Management
4 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
4 5 (15.15%) Software Distribution
4 5 (15.15%) Database Security
4 5 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.03%) MVC
6 1 (3.03%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.03%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
2 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (15.15%) MCDBA
2 5 (15.15%) A+ Certification
2 5 (15.15%) MCITP
3 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) PCI DSS
2 3 (9.09%) SLA
2 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 15 (45.45%) SAP
3 10 (30.30%) Citrix
4 9 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco
6 2 (6.06%) Veritas
6 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle
7 1 (3.03%) Symantec