The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 31.82% 52.08% 32.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 87.50% 89.29% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 13
Average salary £28,000 £35,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -39.13%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Windows
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Eastleigh region.

Operating Systems Category
Eastleigh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 28 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 36.36% 58.33% 60.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 28 25
Average salary £22,500 £32,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.68% -24.70%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Eastleigh

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Eastleigh

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 19 (63.33%) Retail
2 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
4 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (36.67%) MS Office
5 11 (36.67%) Clustering
6 10 (33.33%) EPoS
7 9 (30.00%) SAP
7 9 (30.00%) ITIL
7 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
8 8 (26.67%) Windows XP
8 8 (26.67%) Citrix
9 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
9 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
9 7 (23.33%) SQL
9 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (23.33%) Time Management
9 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (20.00%) Back Office
10 6 (20.00%) VMware
10 6 (20.00%) UNIX
10 6 (20.00%) Windows 2000
10 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (20.00%) DNS
10 6 (20.00%) Project Management
10 6 (20.00%) Identity Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Eastleigh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
1 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (10.00%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) MS Office
2 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (10.00%) Wireless
2 3 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) OLAP
2 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) Trac
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) PEAR
2 2 (6.67%) PHPUnit
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
2 2 (6.67%) Bugzilla
General
1 19 (63.33%) Retail
2 6 (20.00%) Back Office
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Desktop Support
2 7 (23.33%) Technical Support
3 6 (20.00%) Desktop Support Administrator
3 6 (20.00%) Desktop Administrator
3 6 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Technical Administrator
3 6 (20.00%) Security Administrator
3 6 (20.00%) Design Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Administrator
4 5 (16.67%) DBA
4 5 (16.67%) SQL DBA
5 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Support Technician
6 3 (10.00%) Applications Developer
6 3 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (6.67%) Desktop Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) HTML
1 3 (10.00%) CSS
2 2 (6.67%) JSON
2 2 (6.67%) Ajax
2 2 (6.67%) Symfony
2 2 (6.67%) CakePHP
2 2 (6.67%) jQuery
2 2 (6.67%) XML
2 2 (6.67%) LAMP
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) HTML5
3 1 (3.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Clustering
2 10 (33.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (26.67%) Windows XP
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (20.00%) UNIX
4 6 (20.00%) Windows 2000
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Time Management
3 6 (20.00%) Project Management
3 6 (20.00%) Identity Management
4 5 (16.67%) Database Security
4 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.00%) Software Distribution
6 2 (6.67%) Web Application Development
6 2 (6.67%) Software Deployment
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.67%) OOP
6 2 (6.67%) OO
6 2 (6.67%) Scrum
7 1 (3.33%) MVC
7 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.67%) PHP5
3 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (3.33%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (16.67%) MCDBA
2 5 (16.67%) MCITP
3 3 (10.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.33%) ISEB
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 4 (13.33%) QA
3 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) SAP
3 8 (26.67%) Citrix
4 6 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) Symantec
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco