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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 905 884 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 24.27% 22.85% 20.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.71% 67.02% 63.26%
Number of salaries quoted 797 758 644
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +2.81%
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
1262 1319 1263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 33.84% 34.09% 31.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1113 1128 1025
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 30 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 30 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 -2 197 £32,500 +4.83% 28
Basingstoke 0 123 £41,000 +17.14% 13
Winchester +4 100 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Portsmouth -4 81 £44,500 +11.25% 12
Fareham +6 76 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Andover -3 45 £40,000 +1.26% 3
Farnborough -2 43 £29,500 -26.25% 8
Aldershot +8 23 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Hook +3 22 £50,000 +66.66%
Havant 0 22 £35,000 +7.69% 8
Eastleigh +1 20 £17,750 -21.46% 3
Petersfield -2 18 £35,000 - 1
Gosport +8 10 £35,000 +35.92%
Ringwood -1 8 £19,750 -49.35%
Wallington - 1 £37,500 -
Bordon - 1 £32,000 -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 874 (48.61%) Microsoft
2 508 (28.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 505 (28.09%) Active Directory
4 501 (27.86%) SQL
5 489 (27.20%) SQL Server
6 466 (25.92%) Linux
7 460 (25.58%) MS Excel
8 456 (25.36%) VMware
9 373 (20.75%) ITIL
10 337 (18.74%) C#
11 333 (18.52%) .NET
12 300 (16.69%) Windows Server 2003
12 300 (16.69%) Firewall
12 300 (16.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 281 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
14 276 (15.35%) MS Exchange
14 276 (15.35%) TCP/IP
15 270 (15.02%) HTML
16 267 (14.85%) Agile Software Development
17 266 (14.79%) Security Cleared
18 262 (14.57%) MS Office
19 257 (14.29%) JavaScript
20 252 (14.02%) Citrix
21 250 (13.90%) Microsoft Certification
22 240 (13.35%) Degree
23 239 (13.29%) Windows XP
24 237 (13.18%) ASP.NET
25 223 (12.40%) Cisco
26 218 (12.12%) Windows 7
27 215 (11.96%) XML

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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
1 276 (15.35%) MS Exchange
2 149 (8.29%) SharePoint
3 137 (7.62%) IIS
4 104 (5.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 81 (4.51%) Lync
6 62 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 48 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 43 (2.39%) Apache
9 35 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2003
10 27 (1.50%) WebLogic
11 20 (1.11%) Tomcat
11 20 (1.11%) WebSphere
12 16 (0.89%) WordPress
12 16 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
13 15 (0.83%) MS Project Server
14 12 (0.67%) CMS
15 10 (0.56%) SAS
16 8 (0.44%) Office Communications Server
16 8 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
17 6 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 460 (25.58%) MS Excel
2 262 (14.57%) MS Office
3 19 (1.06%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.67%) Photoshop
4 12 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.44%) MS Project
6 3 (0.17%) Mingle
7 1 (0.056%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 18 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (0.39%) SalesLogix
5 7 (0.39%) Remedy AR System
6 6 (0.33%) Epicor Vantage
6 6 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.33%) Maximo
7 4 (0.22%) GoldMine
8 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.17%) Agresso
8 3 (0.17%) Visualfiles
9 2 (0.11%) ENOVIA
9 2 (0.11%) BASE24
10 1 (0.056%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.056%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 120 (6.67%) Office 365
2 74 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (2.22%) SaaS
4 28 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
5 21 (1.17%) IaaS
6 17 (0.95%) PaaS
7 4 (0.22%) IBM SmartCloud
7 4 (0.22%) Force.com
8 3 (0.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 300 (16.69%) Firewall
2 276 (15.35%) TCP/IP
3 156 (8.68%) DNS
4 126 (7.01%) LAN
5 125 (6.95%) WAN
6 119 (6.62%) SAN
7 113 (6.28%) DHCP
8 94 (5.23%) Internet
9 68 (3.78%) VPN
10 48 (2.67%) SSL
11 46 (2.56%) VLAN
12 44 (2.45%) VoIP
13 43 (2.39%) NAS
13 43 (2.39%) Wireless
14 39 (2.17%) Network Security
15 32 (1.78%) LDAP
16 30 (1.67%) SNMP
17 28 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
18 26 (1.45%) IPsec
19 22 (1.22%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 489 (27.20%) SQL Server
2 91 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 57 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 54 (3.00%) MySQL
5 51 (2.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 50 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 46 (2.56%) Oracle Database
8 40 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 39 (2.17%) Relational Database
10 29 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
10 29 (1.61%) RDBMS
11 25 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
12 20 (1.11%) MS Access
13 18 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
14 17 (0.95%) DB2
15 14 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
16 13 (0.72%) Big Data
17 10 (0.56%) DTS
17 10 (0.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 86 (4.78%) Visual Studio
2 62 (3.45%) Subversion
3 46 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 37 (2.06%) Git (software)
5 33 (1.84%) Selenium
6 23 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 22 (1.22%) NUnit
8 21 (1.17%) Eclipse
8 21 (1.17%) Moq
9 19 (1.06%) CruiseControl
10 17 (0.95%) SoapUI
11 16 (0.89%) WebDriver
12 15 (0.83%) JMeter
12 15 (0.83%) JUnit
13 14 (0.78%) MSTest
14 13 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
15 12 (0.67%) Bugzilla
15 12 (0.67%) JIRA
15 12 (0.67%) Hudson
15 12 (0.67%) TestNG
General
1 145 (8.06%) Finance
2 64 (3.56%) Retail
3 48 (2.67%) Telecoms
4 34 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 30 (1.67%) Back Office
6 28 (1.56%) Electronics
7 20 (1.11%) Legal
8 19 (1.06%) Advertising
9 11 (0.61%) German Language
10 9 (0.50%) Law
10 9 (0.50%) Aerospace
10 9 (0.50%) Banking
11 8 (0.44%) Marketing
11 8 (0.44%) Military
12 5 (0.28%) French Language
12 5 (0.28%) Automotive
13 4 (0.22%) Publishing
14 2 (0.11%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.056%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.056%) Billing
Job Titles
1 347 (19.30%) Developer
2 216 (12.01%) Analyst
3 188 (10.46%) Support Engineer
4 132 (7.34%) Administrator
5 131 (7.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 114 (6.34%) C# Developer
7 98 (5.45%) .NET Developer
7 98 (5.45%) Support Analyst
8 92 (5.12%) 2nd Line Support
8 92 (5.12%) Consultant
9 86 (4.78%) IT Support
10 78 (4.34%) Systems Administrator
10 78 (4.34%) DBA
11 72 (4.00%) Software Engineer
12 69 (3.84%) Software Developer
12 69 (3.84%) Technical Support
13 65 (3.62%) Service Analyst
13 65 (3.62%) Service Desk Analyst
14 61 (3.39%) Systems Engineer
15 58 (3.23%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 333 (18.52%) .NET
2 270 (15.02%) HTML
3 237 (13.18%) ASP.NET
4 215 (11.96%) XML
5 175 (9.73%) CSS
6 92 (5.12%) XSLT
7 87 (4.84%) Web Services
7 87 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 75 (4.17%) jQuery
9 61 (3.39%) WCF
10 56 (3.11%) HTML5
11 52 (2.89%) LINQ
12 50 (2.78%) WinForms
12 50 (2.78%) REST
13 46 (2.56%) SOAP
14 41 (2.28%) AngularJS
15 40 (2.22%) JSON
16 38 (2.11%) WPF
17 34 (1.89%) .NET Framework
18 33 (1.84%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 119 (6.62%) Clustering
2 117 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
3 89 (4.95%) Computer Science
4 64 (3.56%) Fat Client
4 64 (3.56%) Thin Client
5 52 (2.89%) Client/Server
6 50 (2.78%) Management Information System
7 32 (1.78%) N-Tier
8 30 (1.67%) EPoS
9 27 (1.50%) Mathematics
9 27 (1.50%) Algorithms
10 26 (1.45%) Open Source
10 26 (1.45%) Derivative
11 25 (1.39%) Replication
12 21 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
12 21 (1.17%) User Experience
13 20 (1.11%) HACMP
14 18 (1.00%) PKI
15 16 (0.89%) CMDB
16 15 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 508 (28.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 466 (25.92%) Linux
3 300 (16.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 281 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 239 (13.29%) Windows XP
6 218 (12.12%) Windows 7
7 154 (8.57%) UNIX
8 152 (8.45%) Windows 8
9 98 (5.45%) Windows Vista
10 87 (4.84%) Windows 2000 Server
11 64 (3.56%) CentOS
12 62 (3.45%) Solaris
12 62 (3.45%) AIX
13 60 (3.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 48 (2.67%) Windows 2000
15 45 (2.50%) Android
16 34 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
17 33 (1.84%) Apple iOS
18 22 (1.22%) Mac OS X
19 21 (1.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 373 (20.75%) ITIL
2 267 (14.85%) Agile Software Development
3 186 (10.34%) Software Engineering
3 186 (10.34%) MVC
4 89 (4.95%) CRM
5 81 (4.51%) UML
6 76 (4.23%) Service Delivery
6 76 (4.23%) Mentoring
7 72 (4.00%) Project Management
8 70 (3.89%) Change Management
8 70 (3.89%) TDD
9 69 (3.84%) Scrum
10 68 (3.78%) OO
11 65 (3.62%) Performance Tuning
12 64 (3.56%) Time Management
13 50 (2.78%) Migration
14 48 (2.67%) Multithreading
15 46 (2.56%) Problem Management
16 45 (2.50%) Software Testing
16 45 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 501 (27.86%) SQL
2 337 (18.74%) C#
3 257 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 138 (7.68%) Java
5 122 (6.79%) C++
6 107 (5.95%) T-SQL
7 83 (4.62%) Shell Script
8 81 (4.51%) VB.NET
9 80 (4.45%) Perl
10 79 (4.39%) PowerShell
11 74 (4.12%) Python
12 71 (3.95%) PHP
13 58 (3.23%) C
14 49 (2.73%) VB
15 36 (2.00%) Bash Shell
16 23 (1.28%) Objective-C
17 19 (1.06%) Ruby
18 16 (0.89%) Korn
18 16 (0.89%) Embedded C
19 14 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 266 (14.79%) Security Cleared
2 250 (13.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 240 (13.35%) Degree
4 193 (10.73%) SC Cleared
5 169 (9.40%) MCSE
6 124 (6.90%) DV Cleared
7 116 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
8 115 (6.40%) MCITP
9 87 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 78 (4.34%) MCP
11 76 (4.23%) CCNA
12 67 (3.73%) CCA
12 67 (3.73%) Citrix Certification
13 64 (3.56%) MCTS
14 54 (3.00%) MCSA
15 52 (2.89%) CCNP
16 35 (1.95%) A+ Certification
17 31 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
18 29 (1.61%) RHCE
19 19 (1.06%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (7.90%) SLA
2 55 (3.06%) ISO 9001
3 33 (1.84%) PCI DSS
4 16 (0.89%) QA
5 12 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.39%) HL7
7 2 (0.11%) IEC 61508
7 2 (0.11%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.056%) FISMA
8 1 (0.056%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 505 (28.09%) Active Directory
2 300 (16.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 112 (6.23%) vSphere
4 109 (6.06%) Hyper-V
5 104 (5.78%) XenApp
6 57 (3.17%) vCloud
7 46 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
8 43 (2.39%) VMware ESX
9 30 (1.67%) XenDesktop
10 21 (1.17%) Firmware
10 21 (1.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 16 (0.89%) ISA Server
12 14 (0.78%) Terminal Services
12 14 (0.78%) XenServer
13 12 (0.67%) Samba
14 11 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
15 8 (0.44%) Snort
16 7 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 6 (0.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
17 6 (0.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 70 (3.89%) SCCM
2 54 (3.00%) SCOM
3 43 (2.39%) Tivoli
4 36 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
5 29 (1.61%) Puppet
5 29 (1.61%) Windows Intune
6 28 (1.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 24 (1.33%) NetBackup
7 24 (1.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 22 (1.22%) Backup Exec
9 19 (1.06%) HP Data Protector
9 19 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
9 19 (1.06%) HP SIM
10 15 (0.83%) EdgeSight
10 15 (0.83%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
10 15 (0.83%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 15 (0.83%) Tivoli NetView
11 13 (0.72%) Netcool
12 12 (0.67%) WSUS
12 12 (0.67%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 874 (48.61%) Microsoft
2 456 (25.36%) VMware
3 252 (14.02%) Citrix
4 223 (12.40%) Cisco
5 169 (9.40%) Oracle
6 150 (8.34%) HP
7 62 (3.45%) IBM
8 54 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
9 51 (2.84%) Red Hat
10 48 (2.67%) NetApp
10 48 (2.67%) Remedy
11 38 (2.11%) SAP
12 35 (1.95%) CheckPoint
13 33 (1.84%) Juniper
14 30 (1.67%) Symantec
15 27 (1.50%) Apple
16 26 (1.45%) LANDesk
17 23 (1.28%) Sun
17 23 (1.28%) EMC
18 20 (1.11%) Avaya
Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 32k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-55,000 DOE
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hampshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 9 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 10 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Connectus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits BUPA pension 25 days GYM
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum, Benefits BUPA, Pension, 25-30 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19210 - £22035 per annum + pension, BUPA, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago