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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 120 82 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 37.15% 30.94% 22.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.95% 90.11% 68.52%
Number of salaries quoted 118 81 37
Average salary £37,750 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.11% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
152 91 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 47.06% 34.34% 32.93%
Number of salaries quoted 149 86 52
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 1 September 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 140 (62.50%) VMware
2 96 (42.86%) Linux
3 95 (42.41%) MS Exchange
3 95 (42.41%) Active Directory
4 83 (37.05%) Microsoft
5 73 (32.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 72 (32.14%) ITIL
7 66 (29.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 64 (28.57%) SAN
9 63 (28.13%) Firewall
10 59 (26.34%) Exchange Server 2010
11 58 (25.89%) vSphere
12 57 (25.45%) SQL Server
13 56 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 54 (24.11%) Security Cleared
15 52 (23.21%) Finance
16 50 (22.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 49 (21.88%) Cisco
18 46 (20.54%) CCNA
18 46 (20.54%) Cisco Certification
19 44 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
20 41 (18.30%) MCSE
21 40 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
22 37 (16.52%) TCP/IP
23 35 (15.63%) VPN
23 35 (15.63%) MS Excel
24 34 (15.18%) EMC
25 33 (14.73%) vCloud
25 33 (14.73%) Data Centre
26 31 (13.84%) DNS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 95 (42.41%) MS Exchange
2 59 (26.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 20 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (7.14%) IIS
6 14 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 11 (4.91%) SAS
8 9 (4.02%) SharePoint Server
8 9 (4.02%) SharePoint
9 8 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.79%) GlassFish
10 4 (1.79%) Confluence
10 4 (1.79%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.79%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.89%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.45%) Lync
Applications
1 35 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.91%) Office 365
2 8 (3.57%) IaaS
3 7 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (3.13%) SaaS
3 7 (3.13%) PaaS
4 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 64 (28.57%) SAN
2 63 (28.13%) Firewall
3 37 (16.52%) TCP/IP
4 35 (15.63%) VPN
5 31 (13.84%) DNS
6 30 (13.39%) Internet
7 27 (12.05%) LAN
7 27 (12.05%) WAN
8 26 (11.61%) DHCP
9 25 (11.16%) Fibre Channel
10 24 (10.71%) IPsec
11 18 (8.04%) NAS
12 17 (7.59%) VLAN
13 11 (4.91%) Network Security
14 10 (4.46%) VoIP
15 9 (4.02%) SSL
16 8 (3.57%) IP Telephony
17 5 (2.23%) FTP
18 4 (1.79%) DMZ
18 4 (1.79%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 28 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 28 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (5.80%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.89%) DB2
6 2 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.45%) MySQL
7 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.13%) NuGet
4 5 (2.23%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (1.79%) IntelliJ
5 4 (1.79%) Maven
5 4 (1.79%) JIRA
5 4 (1.79%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.45%) Selenium
6 1 (0.45%) QUnit
General
1 52 (23.21%) Finance
2 10 (4.46%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.57%) Legal
4 4 (1.79%) Banking
5 1 (0.45%) German Language
Job Titles
1 59 (26.34%) Support Engineer
2 46 (20.54%) Analyst
3 32 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 28 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 28 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 26 (11.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 20 (8.93%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 16 (7.14%) IT Support
7 16 (7.14%) Developer
8 15 (6.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 15 (6.70%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 14 (6.25%) Technical Leader
10 13 (5.80%) Systems Administrator
10 13 (5.80%) Administrator
11 12 (5.36%) Service Analyst
11 12 (5.36%) Service Desk Analyst
12 11 (4.91%) Technical Analyst
12 11 (4.91%) IT Support Engineer
13 9 (4.02%) Technical Engineer
13 9 (4.02%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (13.39%) HTML
2 11 (4.91%) Web Services
3 10 (4.46%) .NET
3 10 (4.46%) ASP.NET
3 10 (4.46%) .NET Framework
4 9 (4.02%) CSS
5 8 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (3.57%) Entity Framework
5 8 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (3.13%) Backbone.js
6 7 (3.13%) HTML5
6 7 (3.13%) WCF
6 7 (3.13%) DOM
6 7 (3.13%) DHTML
6 7 (3.13%) NHibernate
6 7 (3.13%) WinForms
7 4 (1.79%) Spring
7 4 (1.79%) Hibernate
7 4 (1.79%) J2EE
7 4 (1.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.73%) Data Centre
2 18 (8.04%) EMC VNX
3 17 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (7.14%) Replication
5 11 (4.91%) Blackberry
5 11 (4.91%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.57%) iPhone
6 8 (3.57%) iPad
6 8 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.57%) Clustering
7 4 (1.79%) IVR
8 3 (1.34%) Statistics
9 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.45%) PKI
9 1 (0.45%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 96 (42.86%) Linux
2 66 (29.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 56 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (7.59%) Windows 8
6 12 (5.36%) Windows XP
7 11 (4.91%) Windows 7
7 11 (4.91%) Windows 2000 Server
8 10 (4.46%) Windows Vista
9 8 (3.57%) CentOS
9 8 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (3.13%) UNIX
10 7 (3.13%) Solaris
11 5 (2.23%) Windows 2000
11 5 (2.23%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.34%) Debian
13 2 (0.89%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (32.14%) ITIL
2 15 (6.70%) Business Continuity
3 14 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (6.25%) CRM
3 14 (6.25%) MVC
3 14 (6.25%) Time Management
4 13 (5.80%) OO
4 13 (5.80%) E-Commerce
5 12 (5.36%) Scrum
6 11 (4.91%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (4.91%) Information Security
7 10 (4.46%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (4.46%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (4.46%) Release Management
8 9 (4.02%) Capacity Management
8 9 (4.02%) OOP
9 8 (3.57%) Service Delivery
9 8 (3.57%) Data Management
9 8 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (3.13%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 29 (12.95%) SQL
2 15 (6.70%) JavaScript
3 11 (4.91%) C#
4 8 (3.57%) Java
5 4 (1.79%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.79%) ActionScript
5 4 (1.79%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.45%) Ruby
6 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.45%) Python
6 1 (0.45%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.45%) C
6 1 (0.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 54 (24.11%) Security Cleared
2 50 (22.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 46 (20.54%) CCNA
3 46 (20.54%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (18.30%) MCSE
6 31 (13.84%) Degree
7 29 (12.95%) SC Cleared
8 25 (11.16%) MCP
9 23 (10.27%) MCSA
10 5 (2.23%) HND
10 5 (2.23%) CCNP
10 5 (2.23%) VCDX
10 5 (2.23%) VCAP
11 4 (1.79%) RHCA
12 3 (1.34%) CEH
12 3 (1.34%) MCTS
12 3 (1.34%) RHCE
13 2 (0.89%) MCDST
13 2 (0.89%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.16%) SLA
2 22 (9.82%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 95 (42.41%) Active Directory
2 73 (32.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (25.89%) vSphere
4 33 (14.73%) vCloud
5 28 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 19 (8.48%) VMware ESX
7 18 (8.04%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (4.46%) Firmware
9 9 (4.02%) Terminal Server
10 7 (3.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.45%) pfSense
11 1 (0.45%) XenServer
11 1 (0.45%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.45%) MDaemon
Systems Management
1 5 (2.23%) Backup Exec
1 5 (2.23%) cPanel
2 4 (1.79%) FortiGate
2 4 (1.79%) Check_MK
2 4 (1.79%) Icinga
3 3 (1.34%) WSUS
4 1 (0.45%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.45%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 140 (62.50%) VMware
2 83 (37.05%) Microsoft
3 49 (21.88%) Cisco
4 34 (15.18%) EMC
5 14 (6.25%) HP
6 13 (5.80%) Juniper
7 12 (5.36%) Dell
7 12 (5.36%) Citrix
8 11 (4.91%) Oracle
9 7 (3.13%) CommVault
9 7 (3.13%) SonicWALL
10 6 (2.68%) F5
10 6 (2.68%) Sourcefire
10 6 (2.68%) Symantec
11 5 (2.23%) Websense
11 5 (2.23%) Blue Coat
11 5 (2.23%) Avaya
11 5 (2.23%) CheckPoint
11 5 (2.23%) Crossbeam
11 5 (2.23%) Veeam
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