The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 Farnborough region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 18 7
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 56 21 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 22.95% 10.10% 16.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.00% 37.50% 62.30%
Number of salaries quoted 52 20 38
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,700 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
80 56 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 32.79% 26.92% 26.99%
Number of salaries quoted 69 55 58
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
Hampshire

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 24 April 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 44 (50.00%) VMware
2 35 (39.77%) Active Directory
3 33 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 28 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 27 (30.68%) Linux
6 25 (28.41%) MS Excel
6 25 (28.41%) vSphere
7 19 (21.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (20.45%) DNS
8 18 (20.45%) ITIL
9 16 (18.18%) MS Exchange
9 16 (18.18%) Security Cleared
10 15 (17.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (17.05%) Firewall
11 14 (15.91%) DHCP
11 14 (15.91%) VPN
11 14 (15.91%) Java
11 14 (15.91%) .NET
11 14 (15.91%) WCF
11 14 (15.91%) IaaS
12 13 (14.77%) SaaS
12 13 (14.77%) Windows 7
12 13 (14.77%) SQL
12 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
12 13 (14.77%) TCP/IP
12 13 (14.77%) Finance
13 12 (13.64%) LAN
13 12 (13.64%) C#
13 12 (13.64%) MS Office
13 12 (13.64%) Python

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 16 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.68%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.27%) nginx
6 2 (2.27%) lighttpd
6 2 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.14%) Lync
7 1 (1.14%) IIS
7 1 (1.14%) GlassFish
Applications
1 25 (28.41%) MS Excel
2 12 (13.64%) MS Office
3 4 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.14%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.91%) IaaS
2 13 (14.77%) SaaS
3 11 (12.50%) PaaS
4 8 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.45%) DNS
2 15 (17.05%) Firewall
3 14 (15.91%) DHCP
3 14 (15.91%) VPN
4 13 (14.77%) TCP/IP
5 12 (13.64%) LAN
6 11 (12.50%) WAN
6 11 (12.50%) SAN
7 7 (7.95%) VoIP
7 7 (7.95%) VLAN
8 4 (4.55%) TETRA
8 4 (4.55%) Internet
8 4 (4.55%) PBX
8 4 (4.55%) Multicast
9 3 (3.41%) NAS
9 3 (3.41%) Network Security
10 2 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (2.27%) Junos
11 1 (1.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.82%) MySQL
3 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.27%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.27%) Big Data
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) NUnit
1 4 (4.55%) MSTest
1 4 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (4.55%) Moq
2 2 (2.27%) Subversion
2 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.14%) JIRA
3 1 (1.14%) Maven
General
1 13 (14.77%) Finance
2 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.55%) Marketing
4 3 (3.41%) Banking
5 2 (2.27%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.27%) Retail
5 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (18.18%) Analyst
2 15 (17.05%) Support Analyst
3 13 (14.77%) Developer
4 12 (13.64%) Support Engineer
5 11 (12.50%) Team Leader
6 10 (11.36%) Technical Support
7 7 (7.95%) Support Technician
7 7 (7.95%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (7.95%) IT Support
7 7 (7.95%) Senior Support Analyst
7 7 (7.95%) Technical Support Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) PC Support
8 6 (6.82%) PC Support Technician
8 6 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.68%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 4 (4.55%) Portfolio Manager
10 4 (4.55%) Junior .NET Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.91%) .NET
1 14 (15.91%) WCF
2 11 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 8 (9.09%) REST
4 6 (6.82%) SOAP
5 5 (5.68%) Unity DI Container
5 5 (5.68%) Razor View Engine
5 5 (5.68%) jQuery
6 4 (4.55%) Ajax
6 4 (4.55%) Spring
6 4 (4.55%) .NET Framework
6 4 (4.55%) WPF
6 4 (4.55%) Spring.NET
6 4 (4.55%) WinForms
6 4 (4.55%) Web Services
6 4 (4.55%) Castle Windsor
6 4 (4.55%) Ninject
7 2 (2.27%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.68%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (4.55%) Open Source
3 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.27%) Statistics
4 2 (2.27%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.27%) iPhone
4 2 (2.27%) Replication
4 2 (2.27%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.27%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.14%) iPad
5 1 (1.14%) Firmware
5 1 (1.14%) Clustering
5 1 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (30.68%) Linux
2 19 (21.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (17.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (14.77%) Windows 7
5 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (7.95%) Windows XP
7 6 (6.82%) UNIX
8 5 (5.68%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (4.55%) Windows Vista
9 4 (4.55%) Mac OS X
10 3 (3.41%) Solaris
10 3 (3.41%) Windows 2000
11 2 (2.27%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.27%) Debian
12 1 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (1.14%) HPUX
12 1 (1.14%) CentOS
12 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.45%) ITIL
2 10 (11.36%) MVC
3 6 (6.82%) Change Management
4 4 (4.55%) TDD
4 4 (4.55%) Performance Management
4 4 (4.55%) Kanban
4 4 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (4.55%) Project Planning
4 4 (4.55%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (4.55%) Product Management
4 4 (4.55%) Scrum
4 4 (4.55%) E-Commerce
4 4 (4.55%) OO
4 4 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (4.55%) Web Application Development
4 4 (4.55%) MVVM
4 4 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (3.41%) ITSM
5 3 (3.41%) Release Management
6 2 (2.27%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.91%) Java
2 13 (14.77%) SQL
3 12 (13.64%) C#
3 12 (13.64%) Python
3 12 (13.64%) Ruby
4 10 (11.36%) Perl
5 5 (5.68%) PHP
6 4 (4.55%) C++
6 4 (4.55%) C
7 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.27%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.14%) Delphi
9 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.50%) Degree
3 10 (11.36%) CCNA
3 10 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (7.95%) MCP
6 4 (4.55%) MCTS
6 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 4 (4.55%) MCAD
6 4 (4.55%) MCSD
7 3 (3.41%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.14%) VCP5
9 1 (1.14%) MCSE
9 1 (1.14%) CCENT
9 1 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.36%) SLA
2 4 (4.55%) QA
3 2 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (39.77%) Active Directory
2 28 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (28.41%) vSphere
4 8 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (9.09%) vCloud
5 7 (7.95%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (10.23%) SCCM
2 8 (9.09%) Nagios
2 8 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (9.09%) Puppet
3 6 (6.82%) AppManager
3 6 (6.82%) SCOrch
4 5 (5.68%) Backup Exec
5 4 (4.55%) WSUS
6 2 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.14%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 44 (50.00%) VMware
2 33 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.50%) Cisco
4 8 (9.09%) EMC
5 7 (7.95%) NetApp
5 7 (7.95%) Oracle
6 6 (6.82%) SolarWinds
6 6 (6.82%) NetIQ
7 4 (4.55%) Cadence
8 3 (3.41%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.41%) Juniper
8 3 (3.41%) Symantec
9 2 (2.27%) Sophos
10 1 (1.14%) Citrix
10 1 (1.14%) Adobe
10 1 (1.14%) HP
10 1 (1.14%) Remedy
10 1 (1.14%) CheckPoint
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
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Posted: Yesterday
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Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension,Healthcare,Flexihours
Posted: 28 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 30+ days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 30+ days ago