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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 941 804 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 25.19% 22.45% 19.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.13% 67.11% 63.10%
Number of salaries quoted 840 676 650
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +1.38%
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
1323 1198 1244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.41% 33.45% 31.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1176 1015 1033
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £51,177
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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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 -2 185 £32,500 - 22
Basingstoke +1 163 £41,000 +17.14% 9
Winchester 0 97 £40,000 +29.03% 8
Fareham -1 84 £35,000 +7.69% 9
Portsmouth -5 82 £44,500 +11.25% 11
Farnborough +6 44 £25,000 -39.39% 8
Andover 0 40 £40,000 +1.26% 1
Aldershot +10 27 £35,000 -29.29% 3
Petersfield +1 19 £35,000 -6.66%
Eastleigh 0 18 £17,500 -53.33% 4
Hook -2 16 £42,500 +41.66% 6
Havant -3 14 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Gosport - 14 £35,000 -
Ringwood - 10 £19,750 -
Wallington - 1 £37,500 - 1
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

1 853 (47.89%) Microsoft
2 524 (29.42%) SQL
3 513 (28.80%) Active Directory
4 509 (28.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 481 (27.01%) SQL Server
6 461 (25.88%) VMware
7 457 (25.66%) Linux
8 453 (25.44%) MS Excel
9 347 (19.48%) ITIL
10 319 (17.91%) C#
11 317 (17.80%) .NET
12 316 (17.74%) Firewall
13 297 (16.68%) Windows Server 2003
14 294 (16.51%) VMware Infrastructure
15 289 (16.23%) Windows Server 2012
16 283 (15.89%) MS Exchange
17 276 (15.50%) TCP/IP
18 262 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
19 259 (14.54%) MS Office
20 256 (14.37%) Citrix
21 252 (14.15%) Windows XP
22 250 (14.04%) Security Cleared
23 248 (13.92%) HTML
24 246 (13.81%) Microsoft Certification
25 238 (13.36%) JavaScript
26 227 (12.75%) ASP.NET
27 225 (12.63%) Degree
28 220 (12.35%) Windows 7
29 212 (11.90%) Cisco
30 202 (11.34%) XML

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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
1 283 (15.89%) MS Exchange
2 153 (8.59%) SharePoint
3 147 (8.25%) IIS
4 101 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 82 (4.60%) Lync
6 68 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 57 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2013
8 42 (2.36%) Apache
9 37 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
10 28 (1.57%) WebLogic
11 21 (1.18%) WebSphere
11 21 (1.18%) Tomcat
12 15 (0.84%) MS Project Server
12 15 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
12 15 (0.84%) WordPress
13 11 (0.62%) CMS
14 9 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
14 9 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
15 8 (0.45%) SAS
16 6 (0.34%) Umbraco
Applications
1 453 (25.44%) MS Excel
2 259 (14.54%) MS Office
3 20 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
4 15 (0.84%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.45%) MS Project
6 6 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.17%) Mingle
8 2 (0.11%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 17 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.51%) SalesLogix
4 9 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (0.45%) Maximo
6 7 (0.39%) Remedy AR System
7 4 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.22%) GoldMine
8 3 (0.17%) Visualfiles
8 3 (0.17%) Epicor Vantage
8 3 (0.17%) Agresso
9 2 (0.11%) BASE24
9 2 (0.11%) ResourceLink
9 2 (0.11%) ENOVIA
10 1 (0.056%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.056%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.056%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 124 (6.96%) Office 365
2 76 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (2.58%) SaaS
4 34 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
5 28 (1.57%) IaaS
6 21 (1.18%) PaaS
7 4 (0.22%) Force.com
7 4 (0.22%) IBM SmartCloud
8 2 (0.11%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 316 (17.74%) Firewall
2 276 (15.50%) TCP/IP
3 148 (8.31%) DNS
4 141 (7.92%) WAN
5 129 (7.24%) LAN
6 120 (6.74%) SAN
7 103 (5.78%) DHCP
8 95 (5.33%) Internet
9 83 (4.66%) VPN
10 54 (3.03%) SSL
11 52 (2.92%) VoIP
11 52 (2.92%) VLAN
12 42 (2.36%) NAS
13 40 (2.25%) Wireless
14 32 (1.80%) IPsec
15 31 (1.74%) LDAP
15 31 (1.74%) Network Security
16 28 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
17 27 (1.52%) SNMP
18 24 (1.35%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 481 (27.01%) SQL Server
2 88 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 56 (3.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 55 (3.09%) MySQL
4 55 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (2.64%) Oracle Database
6 46 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 36 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 30 (1.68%) Relational Database
9 28 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 25 (1.40%) RDBMS
11 24 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
12 22 (1.24%) MS Access
13 20 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
14 16 (0.90%) DB2
15 15 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
16 13 (0.73%) SQLite
17 10 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (0.56%) Big Data
18 8 (0.45%) DTS
Development Applications
1 78 (4.38%) Visual Studio
2 67 (3.76%) Subversion
3 41 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 39 (2.19%) Git (software)
5 37 (2.08%) Selenium
6 28 (1.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 21 (1.18%) WebDriver
8 20 (1.12%) SoapUI
8 20 (1.12%) CruiseControl
9 18 (1.01%) JUnit
9 18 (1.01%) JMeter
10 17 (0.95%) NUnit
11 15 (0.84%) JIRA
11 15 (0.84%) TestNG
11 15 (0.84%) Hudson
11 15 (0.84%) Bugzilla
11 15 (0.84%) Eclipse
12 14 (0.79%) Moq
13 12 (0.67%) QuickTest Pro
14 10 (0.56%) MSTest
General
1 117 (6.57%) Finance
2 56 (3.14%) Retail
3 44 (2.47%) Telecoms
4 32 (1.80%) Back Office
5 30 (1.68%) Manufacturing
6 22 (1.24%) Advertising
7 18 (1.01%) Legal
7 18 (1.01%) Electronics
8 9 (0.51%) German Language
8 9 (0.51%) Law
9 8 (0.45%) Aerospace
9 8 (0.45%) Banking
10 7 (0.39%) French Language
11 5 (0.28%) Marketing
12 4 (0.22%) Publishing
12 4 (0.22%) Military
13 3 (0.17%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.17%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.056%) Billing
14 1 (0.056%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 328 (18.42%) Developer
2 211 (11.85%) Analyst
3 193 (10.84%) Support Engineer
4 129 (7.24%) Administrator
5 128 (7.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 111 (6.23%) C# Developer
7 98 (5.50%) IT Support
8 97 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support
8 97 (5.45%) Support Analyst
9 90 (5.05%) Consultant
9 90 (5.05%) .NET Developer
10 75 (4.21%) DBA
11 74 (4.15%) Systems Administrator
12 70 (3.93%) Software Engineer
12 70 (3.93%) Technical Support
13 59 (3.31%) Software Developer
13 59 (3.31%) Service Analyst
13 59 (3.31%) Service Desk Analyst
14 54 (3.03%) SQL DBA
15 52 (2.92%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 317 (17.80%) .NET
2 248 (13.92%) HTML
3 227 (12.75%) ASP.NET
4 202 (11.34%) XML
5 169 (9.49%) CSS
6 94 (5.28%) Web Services
7 86 (4.83%) XSLT
8 82 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC
9 76 (4.27%) jQuery
10 61 (3.43%) WCF
11 51 (2.86%) REST
12 48 (2.70%) HTML5
13 44 (2.47%) LINQ
14 43 (2.41%) JSON
15 41 (2.30%) SOAP
16 40 (2.25%) WinForms
17 36 (2.02%) AngularJS
18 34 (1.91%) .NET Framework
19 33 (1.85%) WSDL
19 33 (1.85%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 118 (6.63%) Clustering
2 101 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
3 95 (5.33%) Computer Science
4 62 (3.48%) Thin Client
4 62 (3.48%) Fat Client
5 58 (3.26%) Management Information System
6 56 (3.14%) Client/Server
7 37 (2.08%) N-Tier
8 28 (1.57%) Algorithms
8 28 (1.57%) Derivative
8 28 (1.57%) EPoS
9 25 (1.40%) HACMP
10 24 (1.35%) User Experience
10 24 (1.35%) Mathematics
11 22 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
11 22 (1.24%) Open Source
12 21 (1.18%) Replication
13 20 (1.12%) Mobile App
14 18 (1.01%) BBC
15 17 (0.95%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 509 (28.58%) Windows Server 2008
2 457 (25.66%) Linux
3 297 (16.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 289 (16.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 252 (14.15%) Windows XP
6 220 (12.35%) Windows 7
7 156 (8.76%) Windows 8
8 149 (8.37%) UNIX
9 111 (6.23%) Windows Vista
10 85 (4.77%) Windows 2000 Server
11 70 (3.93%) AIX
12 69 (3.87%) CentOS
13 61 (3.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 61 (3.43%) Solaris
14 48 (2.70%) Android
15 46 (2.58%) Windows 2000
16 42 (2.36%) Apple iOS
17 34 (1.91%) Oracle Linux
18 23 (1.29%) Mac OS X
19 22 (1.24%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (19.48%) ITIL
2 262 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 179 (10.05%) Software Engineering
4 175 (9.83%) MVC
5 94 (5.28%) CRM
6 75 (4.21%) Mentoring
7 74 (4.15%) Service Delivery
8 73 (4.10%) UML
9 71 (3.99%) Change Management
10 67 (3.76%) Scrum
10 67 (3.76%) TDD
11 62 (3.48%) Project Management
11 62 (3.48%) Performance Tuning
12 59 (3.31%) OO
13 54 (3.03%) Time Management
14 46 (2.58%) Problem Management
15 44 (2.47%) Multithreading
16 42 (2.36%) Migration
17 41 (2.30%) Unit Testing
17 41 (2.30%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 524 (29.42%) SQL
2 319 (17.91%) C#
3 238 (13.36%) JavaScript
4 121 (6.79%) Java
5 115 (6.46%) T-SQL
6 108 (6.06%) C++
7 85 (4.77%) Shell Script
8 78 (4.38%) Perl
9 77 (4.32%) Python
10 74 (4.15%) VB.NET
10 74 (4.15%) PHP
11 72 (4.04%) PowerShell
12 51 (2.86%) C
13 48 (2.70%) VB
14 29 (1.63%) Objective-C
14 29 (1.63%) Bash Shell
15 24 (1.35%) Ruby
16 16 (0.90%) PHP5
17 12 (0.67%) Embedded C
17 12 (0.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 250 (14.04%) Security Cleared
2 246 (13.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 225 (12.63%) Degree
4 186 (10.44%) SC Cleared
5 170 (9.55%) MCSE
6 119 (6.68%) DV Cleared
7 109 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
8 108 (6.06%) MCITP
9 91 (5.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 69 (3.87%) CCNA
11 68 (3.82%) CCA
11 68 (3.82%) Citrix Certification
12 66 (3.71%) MCP
13 56 (3.14%) VCP4
13 56 (3.14%) MCTS
14 54 (3.03%) CCNP
15 49 (2.75%) MCSA
16 30 (1.68%) A+ Certification
17 28 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
18 22 (1.24%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (7.52%) SLA
2 60 (3.37%) ISO 9001
3 36 (2.02%) PCI DSS
4 16 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.79%) QA
6 7 (0.39%) HL7
7 2 (0.11%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.056%) HMG Infosec
8 1 (0.056%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 513 (28.80%) Active Directory
2 294 (16.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 111 (6.23%) Hyper-V
4 103 (5.78%) vSphere
5 101 (5.67%) XenApp
6 58 (3.26%) vCloud
7 45 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
8 40 (2.25%) VMware ESX
9 28 (1.57%) XenDesktop
9 28 (1.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 17 (0.95%) Firmware
11 16 (0.90%) Terminal Services
11 16 (0.90%) ISA Server
12 13 (0.73%) Snort
12 13 (0.73%) XenServer
13 9 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (0.45%) Samba
15 7 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 6 (0.34%) NFS
17 4 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 73 (4.10%) SCCM
2 49 (2.75%) SCOM
3 47 (2.64%) Tivoli
4 42 (2.36%) HP Quality Center
5 29 (1.63%) Windows Intune
6 26 (1.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 26 (1.46%) Puppet
7 24 (1.35%) Backup Exec
8 23 (1.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 21 (1.18%) NetBackup
10 20 (1.12%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
10 20 (1.12%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 20 (1.12%) Tivoli NetView
11 19 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
12 16 (0.90%) HP SIM
13 15 (0.84%) HP Data Protector
14 14 (0.79%) EdgeSight
15 12 (0.67%) SCOrch
16 11 (0.62%) Red Hat Spacewalk
17 10 (0.56%) Netcool
Vendors
1 853 (47.89%) Microsoft
2 461 (25.88%) VMware
3 256 (14.37%) Citrix
4 212 (11.90%) Cisco
5 163 (9.15%) Oracle
6 145 (8.14%) HP
7 65 (3.65%) IBM
8 62 (3.48%) Red Hat
9 53 (2.98%) Salesforce.com
10 47 (2.64%) Remedy
11 43 (2.41%) NetApp
12 38 (2.13%) SAP
12 38 (2.13%) CheckPoint
13 31 (1.74%) Symantec
14 30 (1.68%) Juniper
15 28 (1.57%) Apple
16 26 (1.46%) Sun
16 26 (1.46%) LANDesk
17 21 (1.18%) EMC
18 20 (1.12%) Avaya
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: 18 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum excellent benefits package and bonu
Posted: Yesterday
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
BAE Systems
Salary: £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £20k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Package Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 2 days ago