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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 81 83 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 20.51% 29.96% 25.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.50% 58.04% 61.19%
Number of salaries quoted 80 79 79
Average salary £44,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £24,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £50,200 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
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
120 143 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 30.38% 51.62% 42.01%
Number of salaries quoted 115 139 131
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 78 (49.37%) Windows Server 2008
2 59 (37.34%) Microsoft
3 51 (32.28%) VMware
4 50 (31.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 48 (30.38%) SQL Server
6 45 (28.48%) SQL
7 44 (27.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 37 (23.42%) Perl
8 37 (23.42%) Shell Script
8 37 (23.42%) Security Cleared
9 36 (22.78%) Citrix
9 36 (22.78%) Linux
10 35 (22.15%) VMware Infrastructure
11 34 (21.52%) SC Cleared
11 34 (21.52%) MS Excel
11 34 (21.52%) Active Directory
12 33 (20.89%) ITIL
12 33 (20.89%) Oracle
13 31 (19.62%) Windows 7
14 30 (18.99%) Tivoli
14 30 (18.99%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 29 (18.35%) Windows XP
15 29 (18.35%) XenApp
16 28 (17.72%) HP
16 28 (17.72%) Service Delivery
17 25 (15.82%) DV Cleared
18 24 (15.19%) C#
19 23 (14.56%) .NET
19 23 (14.56%) AIX
19 23 (14.56%) Tivoli Configuration Manager

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 21 (13.29%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (4.43%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.80%) Apache
5 6 (3.80%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.16%) IIS
6 5 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.53%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 34 (21.52%) MS Excel
2 18 (11.39%) MS Office
3 2 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (5.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.43%) Maximo
3 1 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.63%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.70%) Office 365
2 5 (3.16%) SaaS
3 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.92%) Internet
2 16 (10.13%) DNS
3 15 (9.49%) Firewall
4 10 (6.33%) WAN
5 9 (5.70%) DHCP
5 9 (5.70%) SAN
6 7 (4.43%) TCP/IP
6 7 (4.43%) VPN
7 6 (3.80%) LAN
8 5 (3.16%) NetScaler
8 5 (3.16%) Wireless
8 5 (3.16%) NAS
9 4 (2.53%) VLAN
9 4 (2.53%) VoIP
9 4 (2.53%) SSL
10 3 (1.90%) iSCSI
10 3 (1.90%) Wireshark
11 2 (1.27%) Intranet
12 1 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (0.63%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (30.38%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (7.59%) DB2
4 6 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.16%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (5.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (5.06%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.43%) JIRA
4 2 (1.27%) Subversion
General
1 9 (5.70%) Back Office
2 8 (5.06%) Finance
3 4 (2.53%) Advertising
4 3 (1.90%) Retail
4 3 (1.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (17.09%) Developer
2 20 (12.66%) Tivoli Specialist
3 19 (12.03%) Administrator
4 17 (10.76%) Systems Administrator
4 17 (10.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (10.13%) Support Engineer
6 13 (8.23%) C# Developer
7 12 (7.59%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (6.96%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (6.96%) Support Specialist
9 10 (6.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 9 (5.70%) Team Leader
10 9 (5.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 9 (5.70%) Linux Administrator
10 9 (5.70%) Java Developer
10 9 (5.70%) .NET Developer
11 8 (5.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (5.06%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (5.06%) Software Engineer
11 8 (5.06%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.56%) .NET
2 17 (10.76%) ASP.NET
3 10 (6.33%) XML
4 9 (5.70%) Web Services
5 8 (5.06%) J2EE
6 6 (3.80%) Spring
6 6 (3.80%) CSS
6 6 (3.80%) HTML
6 6 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (1.90%) JSP
7 3 (1.90%) Servlets
7 3 (1.90%) J2SE
7 3 (1.90%) WPF
8 2 (1.27%) Ajax
8 2 (1.27%) LINQ
8 2 (1.27%) jQuery
8 2 (1.27%) JPA
8 2 (1.27%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.27%) XSLT
8 2 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.56%) HACMP
2 19 (12.03%) Clustering
3 16 (10.13%) Open Source
4 14 (8.86%) Derivative
5 8 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.80%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.90%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.27%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.27%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.63%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 78 (49.37%) Windows Server 2008
2 50 (31.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 44 (27.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (22.78%) Linux
5 31 (19.62%) Windows 7
6 29 (18.35%) Windows XP
7 23 (14.56%) AIX
8 21 (13.29%) UNIX
9 17 (10.76%) CentOS
10 15 (9.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (8.86%) Oracle Linux
11 14 (8.86%) Windows 8
12 9 (5.70%) Windows 2000
12 9 (5.70%) Windows Vista
13 8 (5.06%) Windows 2000 Server
14 6 (3.80%) Android
15 5 (3.16%) Windows NT
16 2 (1.27%) Embedded Linux
17 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (20.89%) ITIL
2 28 (17.72%) Service Delivery
3 22 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (12.66%) Security Management
5 17 (10.76%) Software Testing
6 15 (9.49%) Software Engineering
7 12 (7.59%) Change Management
8 11 (6.96%) Problem Management
9 10 (6.33%) OO
10 9 (5.70%) Migration
10 9 (5.70%) MVC
11 8 (5.06%) CRM
11 8 (5.06%) OOP
12 7 (4.43%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (3.80%) Data Migration
13 6 (3.80%) Unit Testing
13 6 (3.80%) Data Analysis
13 6 (3.80%) TDD
13 6 (3.80%) OOD
13 6 (3.80%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 45 (28.48%) SQL
2 37 (23.42%) Perl
2 37 (23.42%) Shell Script
3 24 (15.19%) C#
4 15 (9.49%) Java
5 14 (8.86%) Python
5 14 (8.86%) Bash Shell
6 10 (6.33%) C
7 9 (5.70%) JavaScript
8 8 (5.06%) C++
8 8 (5.06%) VB.NET
9 6 (3.80%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.53%) VB
11 3 (1.90%) PHP
12 2 (1.27%) XPath
12 2 (1.27%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (23.42%) Security Cleared
2 34 (21.52%) SC Cleared
3 25 (15.82%) DV Cleared
4 16 (10.13%) Degree
4 16 (10.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (8.86%) RHCE
5 14 (8.86%) RHCSA
6 7 (4.43%) MCSE
6 7 (4.43%) CCNA
6 7 (4.43%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (4.43%) MCITP
7 5 (3.16%) MCP
7 5 (3.16%) MCDST
7 5 (3.16%) MCTS
8 4 (2.53%) MCSA
9 3 (1.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (1.90%) CCA
9 3 (1.90%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.59%) SLA
2 3 (1.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 35 (22.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (21.52%) Active Directory
3 30 (18.99%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 29 (18.35%) XenApp
5 15 (9.49%) VMware ESX
6 12 (7.59%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (6.33%) XenDesktop
8 7 (4.43%) Hyper-V
9 6 (3.80%) XenServer
9 6 (3.80%) vSphere
10 3 (1.90%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (1.27%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 30 (18.99%) Tivoli
2 23 (14.56%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
2 23 (14.56%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 23 (14.56%) Tivoli NetView
3 14 (8.86%) Puppet
4 9 (5.70%) SCCM
5 7 (4.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 7 (4.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (3.80%) EdgeSight
7 3 (1.90%) SCOM
8 2 (1.27%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.63%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 59 (37.34%) Microsoft
2 51 (32.28%) VMware
3 36 (22.78%) Citrix
4 33 (20.89%) Oracle
5 28 (17.72%) HP
6 20 (12.66%) Cisco
7 19 (12.03%) IBM
8 16 (10.13%) Red Hat
9 8 (5.06%) Intel
9 8 (5.06%) Sage
9 8 (5.06%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (4.43%) Symantec
10 7 (4.43%) Apple
11 6 (3.80%) AppSense
12 3 (1.90%) NetApp
12 3 (1.90%) ProCurve
13 2 (1.27%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.27%) QNX
14 1 (0.63%) Remedy
14 1 (0.63%) EMC
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