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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 85 40 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 31.72% 22.86% 26.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 89.47% 80.00% 70.67%
Number of salaries quoted 83 40 48
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% +21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
95 50 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 35.45% 28.57% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 90 49 66
Average salary £42,500 £31,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £48,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 17 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 72 (48.32%) Microsoft
2 56 (37.58%) Linux
3 49 (32.89%) Security Cleared
4 45 (30.20%) MS Excel
5 40 (26.85%) VMware
6 39 (26.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (24.83%) Active Directory
8 33 (22.15%) SC Cleared
8 33 (22.15%) VMware Infrastructure
9 30 (20.13%) MS Exchange
10 28 (18.79%) Cisco
10 28 (18.79%) Windows Server 2003
11 25 (16.78%) Firewall
11 25 (16.78%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (15.44%) ITIL
13 21 (14.09%) UNIX
14 19 (12.75%) Windows XP
15 18 (12.08%) CRM
15 18 (12.08%) WAN
15 18 (12.08%) SLA
15 18 (12.08%) Microsoft Certification
16 17 (11.41%) C#
16 17 (11.41%) Cisco Certification
16 17 (11.41%) vSphere
17 16 (10.74%) .NET
17 16 (10.74%) SQL Server
17 16 (10.74%) CCNA
17 16 (10.74%) SaaS
18 15 (10.07%) LAN
18 15 (10.07%) VoIP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 30 (20.13%) MS Exchange
2 13 (8.72%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.68%) IIS
6 2 (1.34%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 45 (30.20%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.37%) MS Office
3 4 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.01%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.74%) SaaS
2 14 (9.40%) PaaS
2 14 (9.40%) IaaS
3 6 (4.03%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (16.78%) Firewall
2 18 (12.08%) WAN
3 15 (10.07%) LAN
3 15 (10.07%) VoIP
3 15 (10.07%) TCP/IP
4 12 (8.05%) VPN
4 12 (8.05%) TETRA
4 12 (8.05%) X.509
4 12 (8.05%) Multicast
4 12 (8.05%) PBX
5 11 (7.38%) HTTP
5 11 (7.38%) HTTPS
5 11 (7.38%) SAN
6 10 (6.71%) Internet
7 8 (5.37%) IPsec
8 7 (4.70%) DNS
8 7 (4.70%) Network Security
8 7 (4.70%) NAS
8 7 (4.70%) DHCP
9 4 (2.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.74%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.03%) RDBMS
2 6 (4.03%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.34%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (2.01%) NUnit
3 3 (2.01%) MSTest
3 3 (2.01%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (2.01%) Moq
4 2 (1.34%) QUnit
4 2 (1.34%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.34%) Selenium
4 2 (1.34%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (10.07%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.05%) Marketing
3 7 (4.70%) Finance
4 3 (2.01%) Advertising
5 2 (1.34%) Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 33 (22.15%) Support Engineer
2 29 (19.46%) Analyst
3 24 (16.11%) Support Analyst
4 18 (12.08%) 2nd Line Support
5 16 (10.74%) IT Support
6 14 (9.40%) Technical Support
6 14 (9.40%) Developer
7 13 (8.72%) Help Desk Support
7 13 (8.72%) IT Support Engineer
8 12 (8.05%) Product Manager
8 12 (8.05%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 12 (8.05%) Consultant
8 12 (8.05%) Architect
8 12 (8.05%) Security Consultant
8 12 (8.05%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 12 (8.05%) Portfolio Manager
9 11 (7.38%) .NET Developer
9 11 (7.38%) Technical Engineer
9 11 (7.38%) Technical Support Engineer
10 10 (6.71%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.74%) .NET
2 14 (9.40%) ASP.NET
3 13 (8.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (7.38%) HTML
5 10 (6.71%) .NET Framework
6 9 (6.04%) WCF
7 8 (5.37%) jQuery
8 6 (4.03%) SOAP
8 6 (4.03%) REST
8 6 (4.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (3.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (3.36%) Web Services
9 5 (3.36%) CSS
10 4 (2.68%) Ajax
10 4 (2.68%) Unity DI Container
11 3 (2.01%) Castle Windsor
11 3 (2.01%) Ninject
11 3 (2.01%) Spring.NET
11 3 (2.01%) WPF
11 3 (2.01%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.72%) CESG
1 13 (8.72%) CESG CLAS
2 12 (8.05%) Cryptography
2 12 (8.05%) PKI
2 12 (8.05%) Smartcard
3 10 (6.71%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.04%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.68%) NHS
6 4 (2.68%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.34%) Statistics
9 1 (0.67%) SCADA
9 1 (0.67%) BBC
9 1 (0.67%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 56 (37.58%) Linux
2 39 (26.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (18.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (16.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (14.09%) UNIX
6 19 (12.75%) Windows XP
7 15 (10.07%) Windows Vista
8 12 (8.05%) Windows 2000 Server
9 9 (6.04%) Solaris
10 8 (5.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (4.70%) Windows 7
11 7 (4.70%) Mac OS X
12 5 (3.36%) AIX
12 5 (3.36%) CentOS
13 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.67%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.44%) ITIL
2 18 (12.08%) CRM
3 15 (10.07%) MVC
4 12 (8.05%) Risk Management
4 12 (8.05%) Product Management
4 12 (8.05%) Mobile Device Management
5 11 (7.38%) Scrum
5 11 (7.38%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (5.37%) Validation
6 8 (5.37%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (4.70%) TDD
7 7 (4.70%) Change Management
8 6 (4.03%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (3.36%) Software Engineering
9 5 (3.36%) Requirements Management
9 5 (3.36%) SOA
9 5 (3.36%) Build Automation
10 4 (2.68%) DevOps
10 4 (2.68%) Workflow
10 4 (2.68%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.41%) C#
2 14 (9.40%) SQL
3 9 (6.04%) JavaScript
4 7 (4.70%) Perl
4 7 (4.70%) C++
4 7 (4.70%) C
4 7 (4.70%) Java
4 7 (4.70%) Python
4 7 (4.70%) Ruby
5 5 (3.36%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.34%) Delphi
7 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.67%) PHP
7 1 (0.67%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.67%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 49 (32.89%) Security Cleared
2 33 (22.15%) SC Cleared
3 18 (12.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (11.41%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (10.74%) CCNA
6 15 (10.07%) Degree
7 12 (8.05%) CISSP
8 9 (6.04%) MCP
8 9 (6.04%) DV Cleared
9 6 (4.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (3.36%) MCSE
10 5 (3.36%) MCSA
11 4 (2.68%) CCNP
11 4 (2.68%) MCAD
11 4 (2.68%) HND
11 4 (2.68%) MCTS
11 4 (2.68%) MCITP
11 4 (2.68%) MCPD
11 4 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.08%) SLA
2 4 (2.68%) QA
System Software
1 37 (24.83%) Active Directory
2 33 (22.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (11.41%) vSphere
4 13 (8.72%) vCloud
5 8 (5.37%) Forefront TMG
6 6 (4.03%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.34%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.68%) SCCM
2 3 (2.01%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.67%) Nagios
4 1 (0.67%) AppManager
4 1 (0.67%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.67%) Puppet
4 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.67%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 72 (48.32%) Microsoft
2 40 (26.85%) VMware
3 28 (18.79%) Cisco
4 11 (7.38%) McAfee
5 8 (5.37%) Red Hat
6 6 (4.03%) Apple
6 6 (4.03%) Novell
7 5 (3.36%) Citrix
8 4 (2.68%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.01%) EMC
9 3 (2.01%) Oracle
9 3 (2.01%) Blue Coat
9 3 (2.01%) Remedy
10 2 (1.34%) Cadence
11 1 (0.67%) Sophos
11 1 (0.67%) NetIQ
11 1 (0.67%) Sybase
11 1 (0.67%) NetApp
11 1 (0.67%) SolarWinds
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