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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 887 740 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.21% 22.82% 20.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.20% 64.69% 64.61%
Number of salaries quoted 780 658 805
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 £21,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,000 £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
1320 1144 1376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 34.55% 35.28% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1151 1003 1209
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -1 172 £32,500 - 23
Basingstoke +1 171 £37,500 -10.71% 10
Fareham 0 85 £30,000 -7.69% 12
Winchester +8 84 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Portsmouth -15 67 £45,000 +28.57% 8
Farnborough +5 54 £32,500 -7.14% 8
Andover -6 33 £45,000 +15.38% 1
Havant +2 31 £35,000 +12.00% 6
Aldershot +4 19 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Eastleigh 0 18 £18,125 -44.23% 3
Petersfield -3 13 £35,000 -12.50%
Hook +4 12 £55,000 +120.00% 2
Gosport - 7 £35,000 -
Liss - 1 £25,000 -
Ringwood - 1 £20,000 - 1
Waterlooville - 1 £42,500 -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 867 (45.11%) Microsoft
2 573 (29.81%) SQL
3 563 (29.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 518 (26.95%) SQL Server
5 501 (26.07%) Linux
5 501 (26.07%) Active Directory
6 477 (24.82%) MS Excel
7 464 (24.14%) VMware
8 370 (19.25%) .NET
9 348 (18.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 341 (17.74%) C#
11 338 (17.59%) Firewall
12 329 (17.12%) ITIL
13 310 (16.13%) Security Cleared
14 291 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
15 286 (14.88%) VMware Infrastructure
16 283 (14.72%) TCP/IP
17 281 (14.62%) Windows Server 2012
18 274 (14.26%) MS Exchange
19 262 (13.63%) ASP.NET
20 260 (13.53%) Microsoft Certification
21 251 (13.06%) MS Office
22 250 (13.01%) HTML
22 250 (13.01%) JavaScript
22 250 (13.01%) SC Cleared
23 243 (12.64%) Degree
24 242 (12.59%) Windows XP
25 234 (12.17%) Citrix
26 230 (11.97%) Windows 7
27 218 (11.34%) Cisco

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 274 (14.26%) MS Exchange
2 161 (8.38%) SharePoint
3 148 (7.70%) IIS
4 119 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 95 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 61 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
7 51 (2.65%) Lync
8 50 (2.60%) Apache
9 43 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2003
10 37 (1.93%) Tomcat
11 25 (1.30%) WebLogic
12 22 (1.14%) WebSphere
12 22 (1.14%) WordPress
12 22 (1.14%) K2 blackpearl
13 21 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
14 19 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
15 16 (0.83%) JBoss
16 13 (0.68%) CMS
17 12 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
18 8 (0.42%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 477 (24.82%) MS Excel
2 251 (13.06%) MS Office
3 32 (1.66%) MS Visio
4 24 (1.25%) Photoshop
5 21 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.42%) MS Project
7 5 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.052%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.052%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 13 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.57%) SalesLogix
2 11 (0.57%) Maximo
3 5 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.21%) Epicor Vantage
4 4 (0.21%) GoldMine
5 3 (0.16%) Visualfiles
5 3 (0.16%) Agresso
6 2 (0.10%) ResourceLink
6 2 (0.10%) BASE24
7 1 (0.052%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.052%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 94 (4.89%) Office 365
2 46 (2.39%) SaaS
3 43 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
5 32 (1.66%) IaaS
6 28 (1.46%) PaaS
7 4 (0.21%) Force.com
8 3 (0.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 338 (17.59%) Firewall
2 283 (14.72%) TCP/IP
3 177 (9.21%) DNS
4 140 (7.28%) WAN
5 125 (6.50%) LAN
6 110 (5.72%) SAN
7 107 (5.57%) VPN
8 98 (5.10%) DHCP
9 85 (4.42%) SSL
10 79 (4.11%) Internet
11 71 (3.69%) HTTP
12 54 (2.81%) VoIP
13 46 (2.39%) LDAP
14 43 (2.24%) Network Security
14 43 (2.24%) NAS
15 40 (2.08%) IPsec
16 39 (2.03%) VLAN
17 36 (1.87%) Wireless
18 28 (1.46%) X.509
19 25 (1.30%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 518 (26.95%) SQL Server
2 93 (4.84%) MySQL
3 83 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 75 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 72 (3.75%) Oracle Database
6 51 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 48 (2.50%) Relational Database
8 37 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 34 (1.77%) MS Access
10 33 (1.72%) RDBMS
11 24 (1.25%) DB2
11 24 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 23 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
13 21 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
14 20 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 18 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
15 18 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
16 11 (0.57%) SQLite
17 10 (0.52%) Oracle OLAP
17 10 (0.52%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 97 (5.05%) Subversion
2 63 (3.28%) Git (software)
3 48 (2.50%) Visual Studio
4 44 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 44 (2.29%) Selenium
5 34 (1.77%) WebDriver
6 33 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 33 (1.72%) JUnit
6 33 (1.72%) SoapUI
7 31 (1.61%) JMeter
8 30 (1.56%) TestNG
9 21 (1.09%) JIRA
10 17 (0.88%) Bugzilla
10 17 (0.88%) CruiseControl
11 14 (0.73%) Hudson
12 10 (0.52%) Eclipse
13 9 (0.47%) NUnit
13 9 (0.47%) Moq
14 7 (0.36%) TestDirector
15 5 (0.26%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 123 (6.40%) Finance
2 59 (3.07%) Telecoms
3 50 (2.60%) Retail
4 29 (1.51%) Back Office
5 28 (1.46%) Military
6 18 (0.94%) Legal
7 17 (0.88%) Manufacturing
8 14 (0.73%) Advertising
9 10 (0.52%) German Language
10 7 (0.36%) French Language
10 7 (0.36%) Electronics
10 7 (0.36%) Banking
10 7 (0.36%) Law
11 5 (0.26%) Marketing
11 5 (0.26%) Publishing
11 5 (0.26%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.16%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.16%) Front Office
13 2 (0.10%) Local Government
13 2 (0.10%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 360 (18.73%) Developer
2 231 (12.02%) Analyst
3 212 (11.03%) Support Engineer
4 150 (7.80%) Administrator
5 114 (5.93%) C# Developer
6 113 (5.88%) IT Support
7 103 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 103 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support
8 100 (5.20%) .NET Developer
9 93 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
10 92 (4.79%) Support Analyst
11 89 (4.63%) Consultant
12 78 (4.06%) DBA
13 64 (3.33%) Architect
14 62 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
15 61 (3.17%) Software Developer
16 58 (3.02%) Software Engineer
17 57 (2.97%) Team Leader
18 51 (2.65%) Technical Support
19 50 (2.60%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 370 (19.25%) .NET
2 262 (13.63%) ASP.NET
3 250 (13.01%) HTML
4 194 (10.09%) CSS
5 188 (9.78%) XML
6 121 (6.30%) Web Services
7 107 (5.57%) jQuery
7 107 (5.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 79 (4.11%) WCF
9 72 (3.75%) REST
10 70 (3.64%) XSLT
11 64 (3.33%) .NET Framework
12 60 (3.12%) SOAP
13 57 (2.97%) JSON
14 49 (2.55%) WinForms
15 48 (2.50%) HTML5
16 45 (2.34%) Ajax
17 43 (2.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 42 (2.19%) ASP.NET Web API
18 42 (2.19%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 117 (6.09%) Computer Science
2 113 (5.88%) Clustering
3 103 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 78 (4.06%) Management Information System
5 60 (3.12%) Thin Client
5 60 (3.12%) Fat Client
6 59 (3.07%) Client/Server
7 51 (2.65%) PKI
8 48 (2.50%) Replication
9 42 (2.19%) Kindle
10 40 (2.08%) N-Tier
11 36 (1.87%) User Experience
12 34 (1.77%) HACMP
13 30 (1.56%) Smartcard
14 27 (1.40%) Derivative
15 26 (1.35%) EPoS
16 25 (1.30%) Mobile App
17 22 (1.14%) Open Source
17 22 (1.14%) BBC
18 21 (1.09%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 563 (29.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 501 (26.07%) Linux
3 348 (18.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 281 (14.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 242 (12.59%) Windows XP
6 230 (11.97%) Windows 7
7 211 (10.98%) UNIX
8 154 (8.01%) Windows 8
9 109 (5.67%) Windows Vista
10 102 (5.31%) AIX
11 89 (4.63%) CentOS
12 86 (4.47%) Solaris
13 83 (4.32%) Windows 2000 Server
14 80 (4.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 61 (3.17%) Apple iOS
16 55 (2.86%) Android
17 38 (1.98%) Windows 2000
18 31 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
19 26 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
20 24 (1.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (17.12%) ITIL
2 291 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
3 209 (10.87%) MVC
4 187 (9.73%) Software Engineering
5 100 (5.20%) Mentoring
6 89 (4.63%) Scrum
6 89 (4.63%) Service Delivery
7 82 (4.27%) CRM
8 77 (4.01%) UML
8 77 (4.01%) Change Management
9 68 (3.54%) SOA
10 62 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
11 60 (3.12%) TDD
12 56 (2.91%) OO
13 51 (2.65%) Risk Management
14 49 (2.55%) Project Management
15 46 (2.39%) Automated Testing
16 45 (2.34%) Service Management
17 44 (2.29%) Business Development
17 44 (2.29%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 573 (29.81%) SQL
2 341 (17.74%) C#
3 250 (13.01%) JavaScript
4 145 (7.54%) Java
5 128 (6.66%) T-SQL
6 96 (4.99%) Shell Script
7 95 (4.94%) Python
8 93 (4.84%) PHP
9 90 (4.68%) Perl
9 90 (4.68%) C++
10 77 (4.01%) VB.NET
11 54 (2.81%) VB
12 52 (2.71%) C
13 36 (1.87%) Objective-C
14 34 (1.77%) PowerShell
15 33 (1.72%) Ruby
16 32 (1.66%) PL/SQL
17 27 (1.40%) PHP5
17 27 (1.40%) Bash Shell
18 12 (0.62%) XPath
Qualifications
1 310 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 260 (13.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 250 (13.01%) SC Cleared
4 243 (12.64%) Degree
5 149 (7.75%) MCSE
6 124 (6.45%) DV Cleared
7 106 (5.52%) MCITP
8 102 (5.31%) Cisco Certification
9 97 (5.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 69 (3.59%) CCNA
11 66 (3.43%) MCSA
12 56 (2.91%) CCA
12 56 (2.91%) Citrix Certification
13 54 (2.81%) MCP
14 53 (2.76%) MCTS
15 50 (2.60%) CCNP
16 39 (2.03%) CISSP
17 35 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
18 28 (1.46%) A+ Certification
19 23 (1.20%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (7.54%) SLA
2 107 (5.57%) ISO 9001
3 43 (2.24%) PCI DSS
4 29 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 25 (1.30%) QA
6 5 (0.26%) HL7
6 5 (0.26%) COSO
6 5 (0.26%) COBIT
7 2 (0.10%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.052%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 501 (26.07%) Active Directory
2 286 (14.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 112 (5.83%) Hyper-V
4 94 (4.89%) vSphere
5 67 (3.49%) XenApp
6 50 (2.60%) vCloud
7 41 (2.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 31 (1.61%) VMware ESX
9 30 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
10 28 (1.46%) ISA Server
11 26 (1.35%) Snort
12 18 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
13 17 (0.88%) Terminal Services
14 11 (0.57%) XenDesktop
15 10 (0.52%) XenServer
15 10 (0.52%) Forefront TMG
16 9 (0.47%) Firmware
17 6 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
17 6 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 4 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 71 (3.69%) SCCM
2 57 (2.97%) Tivoli
3 48 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
4 35 (1.82%) SCOM
5 33 (1.72%) Backup Exec
6 30 (1.56%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
6 30 (1.56%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 30 (1.56%) Tivoli NetView
7 24 (1.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 19 (0.99%) Data Guard
9 18 (0.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 18 (0.94%) NetBackup
10 16 (0.83%) Puppet
11 14 (0.73%) Windows Intune
11 14 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 13 (0.68%) HP SIM
13 11 (0.57%) HP Data Protector
14 10 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 8 (0.42%) WSUS
15 8 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 867 (45.11%) Microsoft
2 464 (24.14%) VMware
3 234 (12.17%) Citrix
4 218 (11.34%) Cisco
5 192 (9.99%) Oracle
6 181 (9.42%) HP
7 93 (4.84%) Red Hat
8 62 (3.23%) IBM
9 51 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
10 42 (2.19%) Symantec
11 39 (2.03%) CheckPoint
12 34 (1.77%) NetApp
13 33 (1.72%) Remedy
13 33 (1.72%) SAP
14 32 (1.66%) Apple
15 29 (1.51%) Juniper
16 27 (1.40%) EMC
16 27 (1.40%) McAfee
17 25 (1.30%) Intel
18 24 (1.25%) LANDesk
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago