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 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 34.48% 55.88% 32.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 90.91% 95.00% 53.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 17
Average salary £23,250 £22,600 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.87% -60.69%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
11 20 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 37.93% 58.82% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 32
Average salary £18,000 £22,550 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.17% -46.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £57,500 £35,750
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 29 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Eastleigh

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Eastleigh

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (40.91%) Retail
4 8 (36.36%) MS Office
4 8 (36.36%) Clustering
5 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
5 7 (31.82%) Windows XP
5 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
6 6 (27.27%) EPoS
6 6 (27.27%) SQL
7 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
7 5 (22.73%) SAP
7 5 (22.73%) OLAP
7 5 (22.73%) ITIL
7 5 (22.73%) MCDBA
7 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
7 5 (22.73%) Database Security
7 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (22.73%) MCITP
7 5 (22.73%) Citrix
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (22.73%) PCI DSS
8 4 (18.18%) Time Management
8 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Eastleigh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) Lync
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Office
2 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) Wireless
2 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) OLAP
2 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) PEAR
2 2 (9.09%) PHPUnit
2 2 (9.09%) Trac
2 2 (9.09%) Bugzilla
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (40.91%) Retail
2 4 (18.18%) Back Office
3 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Desktop Support
1 6 (27.27%) Technical Support
2 5 (22.73%) DBA
2 5 (22.73%) SQL DBA
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Security Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Desktop Support Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Desktop Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Design Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Support Technician
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
1 2 (9.09%) CSS
1 2 (9.09%) XML
1 2 (9.09%) LAMP
1 2 (9.09%) Ajax
1 2 (9.09%) JSON
1 2 (9.09%) Symfony
1 2 (9.09%) CakePHP
1 2 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Clustering
2 6 (27.27%) EPoS
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows XP
1 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (18.18%) Windows 2000
3 3 (13.64%) UNIX
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL
1 5 (22.73%) Database Security
1 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (18.18%) Time Management
3 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 3 (13.64%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) Identity Management
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) OOP
4 2 (9.09%) OO
4 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Web Application Development
4 2 (9.09%) Software Deployment
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Software Distribution
5 1 (4.55%) Coaching
5 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
2 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.09%) PHP5
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (22.73%) MCDBA
2 5 (22.73%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) PCI DSS
2 3 (13.64%) QA
3 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Citrix
2 5 (22.73%) SAP
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Symantec