The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 1 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 162 77 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 42.86% 33.62% 19.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.70% 88.51% 52.46%
Number of salaries quoted 157 76 32
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +29.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 Farnborough region.

Operating Systems Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
214 87 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 56.61% 37.99% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 207 82 59
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Windows
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Windows Salary Trend in Farnborough

Windows
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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.

1 130 (61.32%) VMware
2 91 (42.92%) Linux
3 89 (41.98%) Active Directory
4 85 (40.09%) MS Exchange
5 75 (35.38%) Microsoft
6 68 (32.08%) ITIL
7 64 (30.19%) VMware Infrastructure
8 60 (28.30%) vSphere
9 58 (27.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 57 (26.89%) SQL Server
11 55 (25.94%) SAN
11 55 (25.94%) Exchange Server 2010
12 52 (24.53%) Security Cleared
12 52 (24.53%) Firewall
13 51 (24.06%) Cisco
14 50 (23.58%) Windows Server 2008
15 49 (23.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 49 (23.11%) Finance
16 43 (20.28%) CCNA
16 43 (20.28%) Cisco Certification
16 43 (20.28%) Microsoft Certification
17 40 (18.87%) MCSE
18 36 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
19 34 (16.04%) HTML
20 33 (15.57%) MS Excel
20 33 (15.57%) EMC
21 32 (15.09%) VPN
21 32 (15.09%) vCloud
22 31 (14.62%) SQL Server 2012
22 31 (14.62%) SQL Server 2008

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 85 (40.09%) MS Exchange
2 55 (25.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (9.91%) Exchange Server 2003
4 17 (8.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (7.55%) IIS
6 14 (6.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 11 (5.19%) SAS
8 10 (4.72%) SharePoint
9 9 (4.25%) SharePoint Server
10 8 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (1.89%) GlassFish
11 4 (1.89%) Confluence
11 4 (1.89%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.89%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.94%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 33 (15.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.77%) Office 365
2 7 (3.30%) IaaS
3 6 (2.83%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (2.83%) SaaS
3 6 (2.83%) PaaS
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 55 (25.94%) SAN
2 52 (24.53%) Firewall
3 32 (15.09%) VPN
4 26 (12.26%) LAN
4 26 (12.26%) WAN
4 26 (12.26%) TCP/IP
5 25 (11.79%) DNS
6 24 (11.32%) Internet
6 24 (11.32%) Fibre Channel
7 22 (10.38%) DHCP
8 21 (9.91%) IPsec
9 17 (8.02%) VLAN
10 15 (7.08%) NAS
11 10 (4.72%) Network Security
11 10 (4.72%) VoIP
12 8 (3.77%) IP Telephony
13 6 (2.83%) SSL
14 4 (1.89%) DMZ
14 4 (1.89%) PBX
15 3 (1.42%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (26.89%) SQL Server
2 31 (14.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 31 (14.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (6.13%) SQL Server 2000
4 10 (4.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.94%) DB2
6 2 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.94%) MySQL
7 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (6.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (5.19%) Visual Studio
3 10 (4.72%) NuGet
4 5 (2.36%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (1.89%) IntelliJ
5 4 (1.89%) Maven
5 4 (1.89%) JIRA
5 4 (1.89%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.47%) Selenium
6 1 (0.47%) QUnit
General
1 49 (23.11%) Finance
2 8 (3.77%) Legal
2 8 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.89%) Banking
4 1 (0.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 56 (26.42%) Support Engineer
2 41 (19.34%) Analyst
3 28 (13.21%) Support Analyst
4 26 (12.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 24 (11.32%) 2nd Line Support
6 23 (10.85%) 1st Line Support
7 18 (8.49%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 17 (8.02%) IT Support
8 17 (8.02%) Developer
9 12 (5.66%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 11 (5.19%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 11 (5.19%) Technical Engineer
11 10 (4.72%) IT Support Engineer
11 10 (4.72%) .NET Developer
11 10 (4.72%) Service Desk Analyst
11 10 (4.72%) 3rd Line Support
11 10 (4.72%) Service Analyst
11 10 (4.72%) Technical Leader
12 9 (4.25%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
12 9 (4.25%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (16.04%) HTML
2 14 (6.60%) Web Services
3 12 (5.66%) .NET
3 12 (5.66%) ASP.NET
3 12 (5.66%) CSS
4 11 (5.19%) .NET Framework
4 11 (5.19%) WCF
4 11 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (5.19%) Entity Framework
4 11 (5.19%) KnockoutJS
5 10 (4.72%) Backbone.js
5 10 (4.72%) HTML5
5 10 (4.72%) DHTML
5 10 (4.72%) NHibernate
5 10 (4.72%) WinForms
5 10 (4.72%) DOM
6 4 (1.89%) Hibernate
6 4 (1.89%) J2EE
6 4 (1.89%) Spring
6 4 (1.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.62%) Data Centre
2 18 (8.49%) EMC VNX
3 15 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (7.08%) Replication
4 12 (5.66%) Computer Science
5 11 (5.19%) Blackberry
6 8 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.77%) Clustering
6 8 (3.77%) iPhone
6 8 (3.77%) iPad
7 4 (1.89%) IVR
8 2 (0.94%) Statistics
9 1 (0.47%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.47%) PKI
9 1 (0.47%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.47%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.47%) EPoS
9 1 (0.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 91 (42.92%) Linux
2 58 (27.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 50 (23.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (7.08%) Windows XP
6 14 (6.60%) Windows 8
7 12 (5.66%) Windows 2000 Server
8 11 (5.19%) Windows Vista
9 8 (3.77%) Windows 7
10 6 (2.83%) UNIX
10 6 (2.83%) Solaris
11 5 (2.36%) CentOS
11 5 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.89%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.94%) SUSE
13 2 (0.94%) Debian
13 2 (0.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (32.08%) ITIL
2 17 (8.02%) MVC
3 16 (7.55%) OO
3 16 (7.55%) Scrum
4 15 (7.08%) Business Continuity
4 15 (7.08%) CRM
5 13 (6.13%) E-Commerce
5 13 (6.13%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (5.66%) OOP
7 11 (5.19%) Information Security
8 10 (4.72%) Content Management
8 10 (4.72%) Software Testing
8 10 (4.72%) SOA
8 10 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (4.72%) Release Management
8 10 (4.72%) Time Management
8 10 (4.72%) Kanban
8 10 (4.72%) MVVM
9 9 (4.25%) Capacity Management
9 9 (4.25%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.15%) SQL
2 18 (8.49%) JavaScript
3 15 (7.08%) C#
4 8 (3.77%) Java
5 4 (1.89%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.89%) ActionScript
5 4 (1.89%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.94%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.47%) Ruby
7 1 (0.47%) Python
7 1 (0.47%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.47%) C
7 1 (0.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 52 (24.53%) Security Cleared
2 49 (23.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 43 (20.28%) CCNA
3 43 (20.28%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (20.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 40 (18.87%) MCSE
5 28 (13.21%) Degree
5 28 (13.21%) SC Cleared
6 26 (12.26%) MCP
7 23 (10.85%) MCSA
8 5 (2.36%) CCNP
8 5 (2.36%) VCDX
8 5 (2.36%) VCAP
9 4 (1.89%) RHCA
10 3 (1.42%) HND
10 3 (1.42%) MCTS
11 2 (0.94%) MCDST
11 2 (0.94%) CEH
11 2 (0.94%) RHCE
11 2 (0.94%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.38%) PCI DSS
2 21 (9.91%) SLA
3 5 (2.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 89 (41.98%) Active Directory
2 64 (30.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (28.30%) vSphere
4 32 (15.09%) vCloud
5 24 (11.32%) Hyper-V
6 21 (9.91%) VMware ESX
7 18 (8.49%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (4.72%) Firmware
9 8 (3.77%) Terminal Server
10 7 (3.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.47%) pfSense
11 1 (0.47%) XenServer
11 1 (0.47%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.47%) MDaemon
Systems Management
1 4 (1.89%) Backup Exec
1 4 (1.89%) FortiGate
1 4 (1.89%) Check_MK
1 4 (1.89%) Icinga
2 3 (1.42%) WSUS
3 2 (0.94%) cPanel
4 1 (0.47%) Ansible
4 1 (0.47%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.47%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 130 (61.32%) VMware
2 75 (35.38%) Microsoft
3 51 (24.06%) Cisco
4 33 (15.57%) EMC
5 12 (5.66%) Juniper
6 11 (5.19%) Citrix
6 11 (5.19%) Oracle
7 8 (3.77%) HP
8 7 (3.30%) CommVault
9 6 (2.83%) Dell
10 5 (2.36%) Symantec
10 5 (2.36%) Sourcefire
10 5 (2.36%) F5
11 4 (1.89%) Crossbeam
11 4 (1.89%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.89%) Websense
11 4 (1.89%) Blue Coat
12 3 (1.42%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.42%) SonicWALL
13 2 (0.94%) NetApp
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