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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 12 1
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 75 32 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 33.04% 19.51% 24.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 89.29% 52.46% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 74 32 56
Average salary £42,500 £32,750 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.77% +8.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £22,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
84 61 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 37.00% 37.20% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 79 59 70
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +15.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
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 30 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 65 (49.24%) Microsoft
2 47 (35.61%) MS Excel
3 43 (32.58%) Linux
4 41 (31.06%) VMware
5 39 (29.55%) Active Directory
6 38 (28.79%) Security Cleared
7 35 (26.52%) VMware Infrastructure
8 34 (25.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 26 (19.70%) Cisco
11 25 (18.94%) MS Exchange
12 24 (18.18%) SC Cleared
13 20 (15.15%) ITIL
14 19 (14.39%) UNIX
14 19 (14.39%) Windows Server 2012
15 18 (13.64%) vSphere
16 16 (12.12%) SaaS
16 16 (12.12%) SQL
16 16 (12.12%) LAN
16 16 (12.12%) SLA
16 16 (12.12%) WAN
16 16 (12.12%) VPN
16 16 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
17 15 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (11.36%) CCNA
17 15 (11.36%) Firewall
17 15 (11.36%) TCP/IP
17 15 (11.36%) Windows XP
17 15 (11.36%) Telecoms
18 14 (10.61%) CRM

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 25 (18.94%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.03%) IIS
6 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.76%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.76%) Lync
7 1 (0.76%) lighttpd
7 1 (0.76%) nginx
Applications
1 47 (35.61%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.09%) MS Office
3 5 (3.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.12%) SaaS
2 13 (9.85%) PaaS
2 13 (9.85%) IaaS
3 5 (3.79%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.12%) LAN
1 16 (12.12%) WAN
1 16 (12.12%) VPN
2 15 (11.36%) Firewall
2 15 (11.36%) TCP/IP
3 14 (10.61%) DNS
4 13 (9.85%) DHCP
4 13 (9.85%) VoIP
5 12 (9.09%) PBX
5 12 (9.09%) SAN
5 12 (9.09%) TETRA
5 12 (9.09%) Multicast
6 10 (7.58%) X.509
7 9 (6.82%) Internet
8 8 (6.06%) HTTP
8 8 (6.06%) HTTPS
9 7 (5.30%) Network Security
10 5 (3.79%) NAS
11 4 (3.03%) IPsec
11 4 (3.03%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.79%) RDBMS
2 5 (3.79%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.52%) MySQL
3 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.76%) Big Data
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (2.27%) NUnit
1 3 (2.27%) MSTest
1 3 (2.27%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (2.27%) Moq
1 3 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.76%) Subversion
3 1 (0.76%) Selenium
3 1 (0.76%) JIRA
3 1 (0.76%) Maven
3 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.76%) QUnit
3 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (11.36%) Telecoms
2 12 (9.09%) Marketing
3 11 (8.33%) Finance
4 3 (2.27%) Banking
4 3 (2.27%) Advertising
5 1 (0.76%) Retail
5 1 (0.76%) Automotive
5 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (19.70%) Support Engineer
2 24 (18.18%) Analyst
3 20 (15.15%) Support Analyst
4 15 (11.36%) Developer
5 14 (10.61%) IT Support
6 13 (9.85%) 2nd Line Support
7 12 (9.09%) Product Manager
7 12 (9.09%) Portfolio Manager
8 11 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
8 11 (8.33%) Consultant
8 11 (8.33%) Technical Support
9 10 (7.58%) Security Consultant
9 10 (7.58%) Help Desk Support
9 10 (7.58%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 10 (7.58%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 9 (6.82%) Technical Engineer
10 9 (6.82%) Technical Support Engineer
11 8 (6.06%) Support Technician
11 8 (6.06%) Help Desk Analyst
11 8 (6.06%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.09%) .NET
1 12 (9.09%) WCF
2 10 (7.58%) ASP.NET
3 9 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (5.30%) REST
5 5 (3.79%) .NET Framework
5 5 (3.79%) Spring
5 5 (3.79%) HTML
5 5 (3.79%) SOAP
5 5 (3.79%) Web Services
6 4 (3.03%) Unity DI Container
6 4 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (2.27%) WinForms
7 3 (2.27%) WPF
7 3 (2.27%) Java EE
7 3 (2.27%) jQuery
7 3 (2.27%) XML
7 3 (2.27%) XSLT
7 3 (2.27%) Castle Windsor
7 3 (2.27%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.33%) CESG
1 11 (8.33%) CESG CLAS
2 10 (7.58%) Smartcard
2 10 (7.58%) PKI
2 10 (7.58%) Cryptography
2 10 (7.58%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.30%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.27%) Open Source
5 3 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.52%) NHS
6 2 (1.52%) Statistics
7 1 (0.76%) Replication
7 1 (0.76%) BBC
7 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.76%) iPhone
7 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.76%) Firmware
7 1 (0.76%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 43 (32.58%) Linux
2 34 (25.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (14.39%) UNIX
4 19 (14.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (11.36%) Windows XP
6 12 (9.09%) Windows Vista
7 11 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 10 (7.58%) Solaris
8 10 (7.58%) Windows 2000 Server
9 9 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (4.55%) Mac OS X
11 5 (3.79%) CentOS
12 3 (2.27%) AIX
13 1 (0.76%) Debian
13 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.76%) HPUX
13 1 (0.76%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.15%) ITIL
2 14 (10.61%) CRM
2 14 (10.61%) MVC
3 12 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
3 12 (9.09%) Product Management
4 10 (7.58%) Risk Management
5 7 (5.30%) Scrum
5 7 (5.30%) DevOps
6 6 (4.55%) Validation
6 6 (4.55%) TDD
7 5 (3.79%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (3.03%) Change Management
8 4 (3.03%) UML
8 4 (3.03%) Information Security
9 3 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (2.27%) Asset Management
9 3 (2.27%) Kanban
9 3 (2.27%) Software Engineering
9 3 (2.27%) E-Commerce
9 3 (2.27%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.12%) SQL
2 13 (9.85%) C#
3 12 (9.09%) Java
4 10 (7.58%) Python
4 10 (7.58%) Ruby
5 9 (6.82%) Perl
6 6 (4.55%) C++
6 6 (4.55%) C
7 4 (3.03%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.52%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.76%) PHP
9 1 (0.76%) Delphi
9 1 (0.76%) PowerHouse
9 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 38 (28.79%) Security Cleared
2 24 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 16 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (11.36%) CCNA
5 10 (7.58%) CISSP
5 10 (7.58%) Degree
6 7 (5.30%) DV Cleared
6 7 (5.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (5.30%) MCP
7 5 (3.79%) MCSE
7 5 (3.79%) MCSA
8 4 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (3.03%) MCITP
9 2 (1.52%) MCAD
9 2 (1.52%) MCPD
9 2 (1.52%) MCTS
10 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.76%) CCNP
10 1 (0.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.12%) SLA
2 3 (2.27%) QA
3 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (29.55%) Active Directory
2 35 (26.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (13.64%) vSphere
4 10 (7.58%) vCloud
5 6 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
5 6 (4.55%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.03%) VMware ESX
7 3 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (4.55%) SCCM
2 4 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.03%) Puppet
2 4 (3.03%) Nagios
3 3 (2.27%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.27%) AppManager
3 3 (2.27%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 65 (49.24%) Microsoft
2 41 (31.06%) VMware
3 26 (19.70%) Cisco
4 6 (4.55%) McAfee
4 6 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.55%) EMC
5 5 (3.79%) Oracle
5 5 (3.79%) Citrix
6 3 (2.27%) Blue Coat
6 3 (2.27%) NetIQ
6 3 (2.27%) NetApp
6 3 (2.27%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.52%) Remedy
7 2 (1.52%) Cadence
8 1 (0.76%) HP
8 1 (0.76%) Sophos
8 1 (0.76%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.76%) Juniper
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