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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 106 41 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 34.53% 24.12% 18.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.11% 60.29% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 99 38 30
Average salary £38,000 £27,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.18% -29.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,700 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,400 £46,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
147 68 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 47.88% 40.00% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 122 65 46
Average salary £37,000 £27,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.54% -32.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 8 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 86 (44.79%) Microsoft
2 74 (38.54%) VMware
3 73 (38.02%) Windows Server
4 64 (33.33%) Linux
5 57 (29.69%) SQL Server
5 57 (29.69%) Active Directory
5 57 (29.69%) MS Exchange
6 56 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 46 (23.96%) SAN
7 46 (23.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 44 (22.92%) Finance
9 42 (21.88%) Security Cleared
10 40 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 40 (20.83%) ITIL
10 40 (20.83%) HTML
11 38 (19.79%) Exchange Server 2010
11 38 (19.79%) C#
11 38 (19.79%) .NET
12 37 (19.27%) TCP/IP
12 37 (19.27%) SC Cleared
13 32 (16.67%) Data Centre
13 32 (16.67%) DNS
13 32 (16.67%) Cisco
13 32 (16.67%) SQL
14 30 (15.63%) XML
15 29 (15.10%) Firewall
16 28 (14.58%) vSphere
16 28 (14.58%) Office 365
17 27 (14.06%) Hyper-V
18 26 (13.54%) Exchange Server 2013

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 57 (29.69%) MS Exchange
2 38 (19.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (13.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (11.46%) SharePoint
5 19 (9.90%) SharePoint Server
6 15 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (6.77%) IIS
8 8 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (3.65%) OpenStack
10 6 (3.13%) Skype for Business
11 5 (2.60%) Confluence
11 5 (2.60%) Office Communications Server
12 3 (1.56%) JBoss
12 3 (1.56%) Tomcat
12 3 (1.56%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.52%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 25 (13.02%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (14.58%) Office 365
2 6 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.13%) SaaS
3 4 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.08%) GitHub
4 3 (1.56%) IaaS
4 3 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (23.96%) SAN
2 37 (19.27%) TCP/IP
3 32 (16.67%) DNS
4 29 (15.10%) Firewall
5 24 (12.50%) DHCP
6 16 (8.33%) NAS
7 15 (7.81%) Internet
7 15 (7.81%) VPN
8 12 (6.25%) IPsec
9 11 (5.73%) SSL
10 8 (4.17%) FTP
11 5 (2.60%) Cisco IPT
11 5 (2.60%) Network Security
11 5 (2.60%) Unified Communications
11 5 (2.60%) WebEx
12 3 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (1.04%) LAN
13 2 (1.04%) WAN
14 1 (0.52%) HTTP
14 1 (0.52%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (29.69%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.60%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (1.56%) MySQL
5 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.52%) MS Access
6 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (2.60%) JIRA
2 4 (2.08%) NuGet
2 4 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (22.92%) Finance
2 12 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.13%) Banking
4 4 (2.08%) Aerospace
4 4 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.56%) Automotive
6 2 (1.04%) German Language
7 1 (0.52%) Advertising
7 1 (0.52%) Legal
7 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (30.21%) Support Engineer
2 48 (25.00%) Developer
3 45 (23.44%) 2nd Line Support
4 40 (20.83%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 37 (19.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 30 (15.63%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 28 (14.58%) C# Developer
7 28 (14.58%) IT Support
8 23 (11.98%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
8 23 (11.98%) C# WPF Developer
8 23 (11.98%) WPF Developer
9 22 (11.46%) IT Engineer
9 22 (11.46%) IT Support Engineer
10 21 (10.94%) .NET Developer
11 18 (9.38%) Senior Developer
12 16 (8.33%) Analyst
12 16 (8.33%) Technical Leader
13 13 (6.77%) Senior C# Developer
13 13 (6.77%) Technical Engineer
14 12 (6.25%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (20.83%) HTML
2 38 (19.79%) .NET
3 30 (15.63%) XML
4 24 (12.50%) WCF
5 23 (11.98%) WPF
6 10 (5.21%) .NET Framework
6 10 (5.21%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.60%) jQuery
7 5 (2.60%) OpenCL
8 4 (2.08%) Ajax
8 4 (2.08%) AutoMapper
8 4 (2.08%) Entity Framework
8 4 (2.08%) LINQ
8 4 (2.08%) Web Services
8 4 (2.08%) XHTML
9 3 (1.56%) LAMP
9 3 (1.56%) WinForms
10 1 (0.52%) NHibernate
10 1 (0.52%) ODBC
10 1 (0.52%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 25 (13.02%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (11.98%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.60%) Replication
5 5 (2.60%) VHDL
5 5 (2.60%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.08%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.08%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.04%) Clustering
7 2 (1.04%) Statistics
8 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 73 (38.02%) Windows Server
2 64 (33.33%) Linux
3 46 (23.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 40 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (10.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (9.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (8.33%) CentOS
8 14 (7.29%) Windows 7
8 14 (7.29%) Windows 8
9 9 (4.69%) Windows XP
10 8 (4.17%) Mac OS X
10 8 (4.17%) Ubuntu
11 6 (3.13%) Windows Vista
12 5 (2.60%) Unix
13 4 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.52%) Android
14 1 (0.52%) Debian
14 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (20.83%) ITIL
2 15 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (6.77%) Network Monitoring
4 12 (6.25%) High Availability
4 12 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (5.21%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (4.69%) CRM
6 9 (4.69%) SDLC
7 8 (4.17%) ITSM
7 8 (4.17%) Open Source
7 8 (4.17%) Waterfall
8 7 (3.65%) Change Management
8 7 (3.65%) Line Management
8 7 (3.65%) Project Governance
8 7 (3.65%) Service Delivery
9 6 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (3.13%) Customer Engagement
9 6 (3.13%) ITIL V3
9 6 (3.13%) Presales
9 6 (3.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 38 (19.79%) C#
2 32 (16.67%) SQL
3 15 (7.81%) Java
4 11 (5.73%) C
4 11 (5.73%) C++
4 11 (5.73%) PowerShell
5 10 (5.21%) Perl
6 8 (4.17%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.60%) Bourne shell
7 5 (2.60%) Python
7 5 (2.60%) Ruby
7 5 (2.60%) Scala
8 4 (2.08%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.56%) Delphi
9 3 (1.56%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 42 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 37 (19.27%) SC Cleared
3 26 (13.54%) Degree
4 25 (13.02%) CCNA
4 25 (13.02%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (7.29%) MCSE
7 9 (4.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (4.17%) DV Cleared
8 8 (4.17%) MCP
9 7 (3.65%) MCITP
10 6 (3.13%) CCNP
11 5 (2.60%) CCENT
12 4 (2.08%) EMCISA
12 4 (2.08%) EMCSA
12 4 (2.08%) HND
12 4 (2.08%) MCSA
12 4 (2.08%) RHCA
12 4 (2.08%) VCAP
12 4 (2.08%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.69%) SLA
2 3 (1.56%) COBIT
3 2 (1.04%) QA
4 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 57 (29.69%) Active Directory
2 56 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (14.58%) vSphere
4 27 (14.06%) Hyper-V
5 22 (11.46%) vCloud
6 5 (2.60%) Xen
7 2 (1.04%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.52%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.52%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.52%) XenApp
8 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (4.17%) cPanel
2 5 (2.60%) SCOM
3 4 (2.08%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.52%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.52%) Foglight
4 1 (0.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 86 (44.79%) Microsoft
2 74 (38.54%) VMware
3 32 (16.67%) Cisco
4 13 (6.77%) Juniper
5 7 (3.65%) Avaya
5 7 (3.65%) EMC
6 6 (3.13%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.60%) Atlassian
7 5 (2.60%) Dell
7 5 (2.60%) NetApp
8 4 (2.08%) Citrix
8 4 (2.08%) HP
8 4 (2.08%) Oracle
8 4 (2.08%) SonicWALL
8 4 (2.08%) Telerik
9 3 (1.56%) Veeam
10 2 (1.04%) Symantec
11 1 (0.52%) Baan
11 1 (0.52%) Forcepoint
11 1 (0.52%) SAP
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