The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 830 779 874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.79% 23.22% 20.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.05% 65.03% 64.93%
Number of salaries quoted 735 700 791
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Windows
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1276 1198 1346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 33.50% 35.71% 32.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1118 1079 1174
Average salary £38,375 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.98% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Hampshire region.

Windows Salary Trend in Hampshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Windows
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton 0 170 £32,500 - 25
Basingstoke -1 141 £37,000 -5.12% 26
Winchester +9 83 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Portsmouth -16 71 £45,000 +16.88% 3
Fareham -4 70 £30,000 -7.69% 14
Farnborough +3 59 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Andover -5 34 £44,000 +15.78% 2
Havant 0 32 £35,000 -6.66% 7
Eastleigh +1 17 £18,000 -32.07% 5
Petersfield -5 15 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Aldershot -3 12 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Hook 0 8 £50,000 +108.33% 3
Waterlooville -1 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Liss - 1 £25,000 -
Gosport - 1 £35,000 - 3
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 855 (45.09%) Microsoft
2 576 (30.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 564 (29.75%) SQL
4 510 (26.90%) SQL Server
5 507 (26.74%) Linux
6 496 (26.16%) Active Directory
7 480 (25.32%) MS Excel
8 479 (25.26%) VMware
9 384 (20.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 354 (18.67%) .NET
11 321 (16.93%) Firewall
12 320 (16.88%) ITIL
13 310 (16.35%) C#
13 310 (16.35%) Security Cleared
14 287 (15.14%) VMware Infrastructure
15 280 (14.77%) Microsoft Certification
16 276 (14.56%) MS Exchange
17 267 (14.08%) TCP/IP
18 256 (13.50%) Agile Software Development
19 254 (13.40%) SC Cleared
20 252 (13.29%) Windows Server 2012
21 250 (13.19%) Citrix
22 249 (13.13%) Windows 7
23 245 (12.92%) ASP.NET
24 244 (12.87%) Windows XP
25 243 (12.82%) MS Office
25 243 (12.82%) Degree
26 229 (12.08%) HTML
27 220 (11.60%) JavaScript
28 219 (11.55%) Cisco

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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
1 276 (14.56%) MS Exchange
2 156 (8.23%) SharePoint
3 140 (7.38%) IIS
4 124 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 102 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 61 (3.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 54 (2.85%) Tomcat
8 52 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2003
9 49 (2.58%) Apache
10 36 (1.90%) Lync
11 27 (1.42%) K2 blackpearl
12 23 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
13 22 (1.16%) WordPress
13 22 (1.16%) WebSphere
14 18 (0.95%) JBoss
15 16 (0.84%) WebLogic
15 16 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
16 15 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
17 11 (0.58%) CMS
18 7 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 480 (25.32%) MS Excel
2 243 (12.82%) MS Office
3 29 (1.53%) MS Visio
4 21 (1.11%) Photoshop
5 18 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.37%) MS Project
7 5 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.053%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 16 (0.84%) Maximo
2 12 (0.63%) SalesLogix
2 12 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.21%) GoldMine
5 2 (0.11%) Epicor Vantage
5 2 (0.11%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.11%) SAP Retail
5 2 (0.11%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.11%) Agresso
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.053%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.053%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.053%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.053%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 78 (4.11%) Office 365
2 41 (2.16%) SaaS
3 33 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
4 31 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 30 (1.58%) IaaS
6 28 (1.48%) PaaS
7 4 (0.21%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.11%) Force.com
9 1 (0.053%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 321 (16.93%) Firewall
2 267 (14.08%) TCP/IP
3 193 (10.18%) DNS
4 124 (6.54%) WAN
5 111 (5.85%) LAN
6 110 (5.80%) DHCP
7 108 (5.70%) SAN
8 107 (5.64%) VPN
9 87 (4.59%) SSL
10 75 (3.96%) HTTP
11 74 (3.90%) Internet
12 60 (3.16%) Network Security
13 54 (2.85%) VoIP
14 50 (2.64%) LDAP
15 47 (2.48%) NAS
16 42 (2.22%) IPsec
17 33 (1.74%) VLAN
18 32 (1.69%) X.509
19 31 (1.64%) Wireless
20 28 (1.48%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 510 (26.90%) SQL Server
2 112 (5.91%) MySQL
3 89 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 78 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 76 (4.01%) Oracle Database
6 46 (2.43%) Relational Database
7 45 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 44 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
9 36 (1.90%) DB2
10 34 (1.79%) MS Access
11 33 (1.74%) RDBMS
12 25 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
13 23 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
14 22 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
15 20 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 14 (0.74%) OLAP
17 14 (0.74%) OLAP Cube
18 13 (0.69%) Oracle OLAP
19 10 (0.53%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 92 (4.85%) Subversion
2 65 (3.43%) Git (software)
3 37 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (1.95%) Selenium
4 34 (1.79%) Visual Studio
5 32 (1.69%) WebDriver
6 31 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 31 (1.64%) JUnit
6 31 (1.64%) SoapUI
7 29 (1.53%) JMeter
8 28 (1.48%) TestNG
9 21 (1.11%) JIRA
10 15 (0.79%) Bugzilla
10 15 (0.79%) CruiseControl
11 13 (0.69%) Hudson
12 12 (0.63%) TestDirector
13 9 (0.47%) NUnit
13 9 (0.47%) Eclipse
14 8 (0.42%) Moq
15 5 (0.26%) Maven
General
1 130 (6.86%) Finance
2 76 (4.01%) Telecoms
3 54 (2.85%) Retail
4 36 (1.90%) Military
5 31 (1.64%) Back Office
6 18 (0.95%) Legal
7 14 (0.74%) Advertising
8 12 (0.63%) Manufacturing
8 12 (0.63%) Electronics
9 8 (0.42%) Marketing
10 7 (0.37%) Banking
11 6 (0.32%) French Language
11 6 (0.32%) German Language
12 4 (0.21%) Publishing
12 4 (0.21%) Front Office
12 4 (0.21%) Law
12 4 (0.21%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.16%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.16%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 331 (17.46%) Developer
2 233 (12.29%) Analyst
3 208 (10.97%) Support Engineer
4 140 (7.38%) Administrator
5 113 (5.96%) IT Support
6 105 (5.54%) 2nd Line Support
7 101 (5.33%) C# Developer
8 100 (5.27%) .NET Developer
9 87 (4.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 87 (4.59%) Systems Administrator
10 84 (4.43%) Support Analyst
11 80 (4.22%) DBA
12 77 (4.06%) Architect
13 76 (4.01%) Consultant
14 66 (3.48%) 3rd Line Support
15 59 (3.11%) Software Developer
16 54 (2.85%) Team Leader
16 54 (2.85%) Designer
17 52 (2.74%) Service Desk Analyst
17 52 (2.74%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (18.67%) .NET
2 245 (12.92%) ASP.NET
3 229 (12.08%) HTML
4 180 (9.49%) CSS
5 174 (9.18%) XML
6 116 (6.12%) Web Services
7 107 (5.64%) jQuery
8 98 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 81 (4.27%) WCF
10 75 (3.96%) REST
11 66 (3.48%) .NET Framework
12 64 (3.38%) SOAP
13 59 (3.11%) XSLT
14 53 (2.80%) JSON
15 49 (2.58%) Ajax
16 47 (2.48%) WinForms
17 46 (2.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 38 (2.00%) HTML5
19 37 (1.95%) CSS3
20 36 (1.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 126 (6.65%) Clustering
2 116 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 100 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
4 78 (4.11%) Management Information System
5 61 (3.22%) Replication
6 57 (3.01%) Thin Client
6 57 (3.01%) Fat Client
7 54 (2.85%) PKI
8 53 (2.80%) Client/Server
9 50 (2.64%) Kindle
10 44 (2.32%) HACMP
11 34 (1.79%) N-Tier
12 33 (1.74%) Smartcard
13 29 (1.53%) User Experience
14 28 (1.48%) CESG
15 26 (1.37%) Derivative
16 23 (1.21%) Mobile App
17 22 (1.16%) EPoS
18 19 (1.00%) BBC
18 19 (1.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 576 (30.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 507 (26.74%) Linux
3 384 (20.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 252 (13.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 249 (13.13%) Windows 7
6 244 (12.87%) Windows XP
7 212 (11.18%) UNIX
8 168 (8.86%) Windows 8
9 115 (6.07%) AIX
10 105 (5.54%) Windows Vista
11 92 (4.85%) CentOS
12 84 (4.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 83 (4.38%) Solaris
13 83 (4.38%) Windows 2000 Server
14 59 (3.11%) Apple iOS
15 48 (2.53%) Android
16 40 (2.11%) Windows 2000
17 27 (1.42%) Windows Mobile
17 27 (1.42%) Oracle Linux
18 25 (1.32%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (16.88%) ITIL
2 256 (13.50%) Agile Software Development
3 192 (10.13%) MVC
4 170 (8.97%) Software Engineering
5 90 (4.75%) Mentoring
6 89 (4.69%) Service Delivery
7 79 (4.17%) Change Management
8 76 (4.01%) CRM
8 76 (4.01%) Scrum
9 73 (3.85%) UML
10 70 (3.69%) Risk Management
11 68 (3.59%) SOA
12 54 (2.85%) Problem Management
13 53 (2.80%) Performance Tuning
14 51 (2.69%) Business Development
15 49 (2.58%) TDD
16 48 (2.53%) Project Management
17 47 (2.48%) OO
18 46 (2.43%) Disaster Recovery
19 43 (2.27%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 564 (29.75%) SQL
2 310 (16.35%) C#
3 220 (11.60%) JavaScript
4 136 (7.17%) Java
5 121 (6.38%) T-SQL
6 100 (5.27%) Shell Script
7 90 (4.75%) Perl
7 90 (4.75%) Python
8 89 (4.69%) PHP
9 86 (4.54%) C++
10 77 (4.06%) VB.NET
11 56 (2.95%) VB
12 53 (2.80%) C
13 38 (2.00%) PL/SQL
13 38 (2.00%) Objective-C
14 32 (1.69%) Ruby
15 26 (1.37%) PowerShell
15 26 (1.37%) Bash Shell
16 24 (1.27%) PHP5
17 14 (0.74%) Korn
Qualifications
1 310 (16.35%) Security Cleared
2 280 (14.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 254 (13.40%) SC Cleared
4 243 (12.82%) Degree
5 146 (7.70%) MCSE
6 112 (5.91%) DV Cleared
7 103 (5.43%) MCITP
7 103 (5.43%) Cisco Certification
8 95 (5.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 72 (3.80%) MCSA
9 72 (3.80%) CCNA
10 54 (2.85%) CISSP
11 50 (2.64%) CCA
11 50 (2.64%) Citrix Certification
12 48 (2.53%) MCP
13 47 (2.48%) CCNP
14 43 (2.27%) MCTS
15 34 (1.79%) A+ Certification
16 30 (1.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 29 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (7.17%) SLA
2 114 (6.01%) ISO 9001
3 48 (2.53%) PCI DSS
4 28 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (1.27%) QA
6 5 (0.26%) COBIT
6 5 (0.26%) COSO
7 4 (0.21%) HL7
System Software
1 496 (26.16%) Active Directory
2 287 (15.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 106 (5.59%) Hyper-V
4 97 (5.12%) vSphere
5 68 (3.59%) XenApp
6 51 (2.69%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 48 (2.53%) vCloud
8 33 (1.74%) VMware ESX
9 29 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
10 28 (1.48%) Snort
11 25 (1.32%) ISA Server
12 22 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
13 16 (0.84%) Terminal Services
14 14 (0.74%) XenDesktop
15 12 (0.63%) Forefront TMG
16 8 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 8 (0.42%) XenServer
17 7 (0.37%) Firmware
18 6 (0.32%) NFS
18 6 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 73 (3.85%) Tivoli
2 68 (3.59%) SCCM
3 48 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
4 41 (2.16%) Backup Exec
5 35 (1.85%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
5 35 (1.85%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 35 (1.85%) Tivoli NetView
6 28 (1.48%) SCOM
7 26 (1.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 25 (1.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 21 (1.11%) Data Guard
10 20 (1.05%) NetBackup
11 12 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 10 (0.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 10 (0.53%) HP SIM
13 9 (0.47%) Puppet
13 9 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
14 8 (0.42%) HP Data Protector
15 5 (0.26%) Windows Intune
15 5 (0.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 855 (45.09%) Microsoft
2 479 (25.26%) VMware
3 250 (13.19%) Citrix
4 219 (11.55%) Cisco
5 213 (11.23%) Oracle
6 179 (9.44%) HP
7 100 (5.27%) Red Hat
8 76 (4.01%) IBM
9 51 (2.69%) Symantec
10 43 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
11 38 (2.00%) CheckPoint
12 34 (1.79%) SAP
13 30 (1.58%) Intel
13 30 (1.58%) NetApp
14 29 (1.53%) Apple
14 29 (1.53%) McAfee
14 29 (1.53%) ProCurve
15 28 (1.48%) Juniper
16 26 (1.37%) Remedy
16 26 (1.37%) Fujitsu
Basingstoke, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 33k per year + Pension+ 26 days+ Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 21 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Whiteley, Hampshire
Thales
Posted: 23 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £17000 - £18500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36107 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £41384 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £3000 - £36107 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday