The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 70 73 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 24.22% 18.67% 15.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.68% 52.14% 72.97%
Number of salaries quoted 64 60 26
Average salary £45,000 £37,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.80% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,259 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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 Portsmouth region.

Operating Systems Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
95 140 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 32.87% 35.81% 21.89%
Number of salaries quoted 85 122 36
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Windows
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Windows Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Windows
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 81 (52.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 64 (41.29%) VMware
3 60 (38.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 55 (35.48%) Microsoft
5 50 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 46 (29.68%) SQL
7 45 (29.03%) SQL Server
8 44 (28.39%) VMware Infrastructure
9 43 (27.74%) Security Cleared
9 43 (27.74%) Citrix
10 39 (25.16%) XenApp
11 38 (24.52%) Linux
12 35 (22.58%) ITIL
13 34 (21.94%) MS Excel
13 34 (21.94%) Windows 7
14 33 (21.29%) Internet
15 32 (20.65%) Active Directory
15 32 (20.65%) Windows XP
16 30 (19.35%) SC Cleared
17 29 (18.71%) DV Cleared
17 29 (18.71%) VMware ESX
17 29 (18.71%) Clustering
17 29 (18.71%) C#
18 28 (18.06%) Perl
18 28 (18.06%) Oracle
18 28 (18.06%) Shell Script
19 27 (17.42%) Service Delivery
19 27 (17.42%) HP
19 27 (17.42%) SQL Server 2008
20 26 (16.77%) .NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 17 (10.97%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.81%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.87%) Apache
3 6 (3.87%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.94%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (1.94%) IIS
5 3 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.65%) Lync
Applications
1 34 (21.94%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (7.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.87%) Maximo
3 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.65%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.87%) SaaS
2 5 (3.23%) Office 365
3 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (21.29%) Internet
2 18 (11.61%) DNS
3 14 (9.03%) SAN
4 13 (8.39%) NetScaler
4 13 (8.39%) DHCP
5 11 (7.10%) Firewall
6 8 (5.16%) Wireshark
6 8 (5.16%) iSCSI
7 7 (4.52%) WAN
7 7 (4.52%) LAN
8 4 (2.58%) NAS
9 3 (1.94%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.94%) VPN
10 2 (1.29%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (1.29%) BGP
10 2 (1.29%) MPLS
10 2 (1.29%) OSPF
10 2 (1.29%) VoIP
10 2 (1.29%) RIP
10 2 (1.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 27 (17.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (5.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (5.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (5.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (5.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.87%) DB2
6 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.94%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.94%) DTS
7 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (1.94%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (7.74%) Visual Studio
1 12 (7.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.94%) JIRA
3 1 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 18 (11.61%) Back Office
1 18 (11.61%) Finance
2 5 (3.23%) Law
3 4 (2.58%) Advertising
4 3 (1.94%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.94%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.29%) Retail
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.65%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (20.00%) Developer
2 28 (18.06%) Administrator
3 23 (14.84%) Systems Administrator
4 22 (14.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 20 (12.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 20 (12.90%) Linux Administrator
6 19 (12.26%) Linux Engineer
7 18 (11.61%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 14 (9.03%) Support Engineer
9 13 (8.39%) C# Developer
10 12 (7.74%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (7.74%) Team Leader
10 12 (7.74%) .NET Developer
10 12 (7.74%) Server Specialist
10 12 (7.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (7.74%) Windows Server Specialist
10 12 (7.74%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (5.81%) Java Developer
11 9 (5.81%) Tivoli Specialist
12 7 (4.52%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.77%) .NET
2 25 (16.13%) ASP.NET
3 14 (9.03%) XML
4 9 (5.81%) Web Services
4 9 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (4.52%) HTML
5 7 (4.52%) CSS
6 6 (3.87%) Spring
7 5 (3.23%) J2EE
8 3 (1.94%) WPF
8 3 (1.94%) J2SE
8 3 (1.94%) JSP
8 3 (1.94%) Servlets
9 2 (1.29%) REST
9 2 (1.29%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.29%) JPA
9 2 (1.29%) jQuery
10 1 (0.65%) COM
10 1 (0.65%) VXML
10 1 (0.65%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.71%) Clustering
2 21 (13.55%) Open Source
3 19 (12.26%) Derivative
4 11 (7.10%) HACMP
5 8 (5.16%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.58%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.94%) Replication
9 2 (1.29%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.65%) IVR
10 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.65%) EPoS
10 1 (0.65%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 81 (52.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 60 (38.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 50 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (24.52%) Linux
5 34 (21.94%) Windows 7
6 32 (20.65%) Windows XP
7 24 (15.48%) UNIX
8 20 (12.90%) CentOS
8 20 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (12.26%) Oracle Linux
10 18 (11.61%) Windows 2000
11 11 (7.10%) AIX
12 9 (5.81%) Android
13 7 (4.52%) Windows 8
14 4 (2.58%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (1.29%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.65%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.65%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (22.58%) ITIL
2 27 (17.42%) Service Delivery
3 26 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (16.13%) Security Management
5 24 (15.48%) Software Testing
6 15 (9.68%) OO
6 15 (9.68%) Software Engineering
7 12 (7.74%) MVC
7 12 (7.74%) Migration
7 12 (7.74%) CRM
8 9 (5.81%) OOD
8 9 (5.81%) TDD
8 9 (5.81%) Problem Management
8 9 (5.81%) Unit Testing
8 9 (5.81%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (5.81%) Mobile Development
8 9 (5.81%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (5.81%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (4.52%) Change Management
9 7 (4.52%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 46 (29.68%) SQL
2 29 (18.71%) C#
3 28 (18.06%) Perl
3 28 (18.06%) Shell Script
4 19 (12.26%) Python
4 19 (12.26%) Bash Shell
5 14 (9.03%) VB
6 13 (8.39%) VBScript
7 12 (7.74%) Java
8 11 (7.10%) VB.NET
9 9 (5.81%) T-SQL
10 7 (4.52%) JavaScript
10 7 (4.52%) C++
11 6 (3.87%) C
12 3 (1.94%) PHP
13 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.65%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 43 (27.74%) Security Cleared
2 30 (19.35%) SC Cleared
3 29 (18.71%) DV Cleared
4 19 (12.26%) RHCE
4 19 (12.26%) RHCSA
5 18 (11.61%) Degree
6 10 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (6.45%) CCA
6 10 (6.45%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (3.87%) MCSE
8 5 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (2.58%) CCNA
9 4 (2.58%) MCP
10 3 (1.94%) MCITP
11 2 (1.29%) PMP
11 2 (1.29%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.29%) MCSA
11 2 (1.29%) PhD
11 2 (1.29%) MCDST
11 2 (1.29%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.58%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 44 (28.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (25.16%) XenApp
3 32 (20.65%) Active Directory
4 29 (18.71%) VMware ESX
5 21 (13.55%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (10.97%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 17 (10.97%) XenDesktop
7 13 (8.39%) Hyper-V
7 13 (8.39%) XenServer
8 12 (7.74%) vSphere
9 10 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (5.81%) Terminal Services
11 4 (2.58%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 19 (12.26%) Puppet
2 17 (10.97%) Tivoli
3 15 (9.68%) SCCM
4 14 (9.03%) EdgeSight
5 11 (7.10%) SCOM
6 9 (5.81%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
6 9 (5.81%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 9 (5.81%) Tivoli NetView
7 7 (4.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (3.87%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.65%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.65%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.65%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 64 (41.29%) VMware
2 55 (35.48%) Microsoft
3 43 (27.74%) Citrix
4 28 (18.06%) Oracle
5 27 (17.42%) HP
6 20 (12.90%) Red Hat
6 20 (12.90%) Cisco
7 14 (9.03%) AppSense
7 14 (9.03%) IBM
8 12 (7.74%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (7.74%) Sage
9 9 (5.81%) Apple
10 6 (3.87%) Intel
10 6 (3.87%) Symantec
11 5 (3.23%) NetApp
12 3 (1.94%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.29%) Juniper
13 2 (1.29%) Dell
13 2 (1.29%) SonicWALL
14 1 (0.65%) Kaspersky
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