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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 52 94 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 17.51% 20.22% 25.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.06% 70.15% 72.31%
Number of salaries quoted 49 88 90
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,700 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,750 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
98 134 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 33.00% 28.82% 35.91%
Number of salaries quoted 88 128 124
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 69 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 63 (45.65%) VMware
3 58 (42.03%) Microsoft
4 55 (39.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (31.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 42 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 39 (28.26%) Security Cleared
8 38 (27.54%) Citrix
8 38 (27.54%) ITIL
9 37 (26.81%) MS Excel
10 35 (25.36%) Windows 7
11 34 (24.64%) SQL
12 32 (23.19%) SQL Server
12 32 (23.19%) Linux
12 32 (23.19%) Internet
12 32 (23.19%) XenApp
13 31 (22.46%) Windows XP
14 30 (21.74%) Active Directory
15 29 (21.01%) VMware ESX
16 25 (18.12%) Clustering
16 25 (18.12%) DV Cleared
17 23 (16.67%) .NET
17 23 (16.67%) ASP.NET
17 23 (16.67%) C#
17 23 (16.67%) Service Delivery
17 23 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
18 22 (15.94%) Windows 2000
19 21 (15.22%) MS Exchange
20 20 (14.49%) HP
20 20 (14.49%) Software Testing

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (15.22%) MS Exchange
2 16 (11.59%) SharePoint
3 11 (7.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (3.62%) Apache
6 5 (3.62%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.45%) IIS
8 2 (1.45%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.72%) Lync
9 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 37 (26.81%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.35%) Maximo
1 6 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.72%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.17%) SaaS
1 3 (2.17%) Office 365
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (23.19%) Internet
2 19 (13.77%) DNS
3 16 (11.59%) Firewall
4 15 (10.87%) WAN
5 14 (10.14%) LAN
6 13 (9.42%) DHCP
7 12 (8.70%) SAN
8 11 (7.97%) NetScaler
9 9 (6.52%) TCP/IP
10 6 (4.35%) iSCSI
10 6 (4.35%) Wireshark
11 4 (2.90%) VPN
11 4 (2.90%) SMTP
12 3 (2.17%) VoIP
12 3 (2.17%) FTP
12 3 (2.17%) HTTP
12 3 (2.17%) SSL
12 3 (2.17%) Network Security
12 3 (2.17%) DMZ
12 3 (2.17%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (23.19%) SQL Server
2 18 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.17%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.17%) DTS
5 3 (2.17%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.45%) DB2
7 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.72%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (5.07%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.72%) Yeoman
General
1 19 (13.77%) Back Office
2 17 (12.32%) Finance
3 6 (4.35%) Law
4 4 (2.90%) Advertising
5 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.45%) Retail
5 2 (1.45%) Marketing
6 1 (0.72%) Military
6 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (18.12%) Developer
2 22 (15.94%) Administrator
3 19 (13.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (13.77%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 17 (12.32%) Systems Administrator
5 16 (11.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 16 (11.59%) Linux Administrator
5 16 (11.59%) Linux Engineer
6 13 (9.42%) Server Specialist
6 13 (9.42%) Windows Server Specialist
7 9 (6.52%) Senior Developer
7 9 (6.52%) C# Developer
8 8 (5.80%) .NET Developer
8 8 (5.80%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (5.80%) Support Engineer
8 8 (5.80%) Software Developer
8 8 (5.80%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (5.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (5.80%) Senior Software Developer
9 7 (5.07%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.67%) .NET
1 23 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 14 (10.14%) XML
3 8 (5.80%) jQuery
3 8 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (3.62%) Web Services
4 5 (3.62%) Spring
5 3 (2.17%) HTML
5 3 (2.17%) CSS
6 2 (1.45%) WPF
7 1 (0.72%) VXML
7 1 (0.72%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.72%) COM
7 1 (0.72%) REST
7 1 (0.72%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.12%) Clustering
2 16 (11.59%) Derivative
3 11 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.62%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.90%) HACMP
7 3 (2.17%) Thin Client
7 3 (2.17%) Replication
7 3 (2.17%) CESG
7 3 (2.17%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.17%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.45%) NHS
9 1 (0.72%) EPoS
9 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.72%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 69 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 55 (39.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 42 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (25.36%) Windows 7
5 32 (23.19%) Linux
6 31 (22.46%) Windows XP
7 22 (15.94%) Windows 2000
8 18 (13.04%) UNIX
9 16 (11.59%) CentOS
9 16 (11.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (11.59%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (5.07%) Android
11 5 (3.62%) Windows 8
12 4 (2.90%) AIX
13 1 (0.72%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (27.54%) ITIL
2 23 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 23 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (14.49%) Software Testing
4 18 (13.04%) Security Management
5 17 (12.32%) MVC
5 17 (12.32%) Open Source
6 16 (11.59%) Server Building
7 12 (8.70%) OO
8 9 (6.52%) Migration
9 8 (5.80%) Problem Management
9 8 (5.80%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (5.07%) Software Engineering
10 7 (5.07%) Domain-Driven Design
10 7 (5.07%) Mobile Development
10 7 (5.07%) Unit Testing
10 7 (5.07%) TDD
10 7 (5.07%) OOD
11 6 (4.35%) Service Management
11 6 (4.35%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 34 (24.64%) SQL
2 23 (16.67%) C#
3 18 (13.04%) Perl
3 18 (13.04%) Shell Script
4 17 (12.32%) Python
5 16 (11.59%) Bash Shell
6 15 (10.87%) VBScript
7 13 (9.42%) VB
8 10 (7.25%) JavaScript
9 6 (4.35%) Java
9 6 (4.35%) VB.NET
10 5 (3.62%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.62%) C++
11 2 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (28.26%) Security Cleared
2 25 (18.12%) DV Cleared
3 19 (13.77%) SC Cleared
4 16 (11.59%) RHCSA
4 16 (11.59%) RHCE
5 10 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (7.25%) CCA
5 10 (7.25%) Citrix Certification
5 10 (7.25%) Degree
6 8 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (5.80%) MCP
7 7 (5.07%) CCNA
8 6 (4.35%) MCTS
8 6 (4.35%) MCITP
9 5 (3.62%) MCSE
10 3 (2.17%) CISSP
10 3 (2.17%) MCDST
10 3 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.45%) PMP
11 2 (1.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (31.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (23.19%) XenApp
3 30 (21.74%) Active Directory
4 29 (21.01%) VMware ESX
5 20 (14.49%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (11.59%) Hyper-V
7 14 (10.14%) vSphere
8 13 (9.42%) XenDesktop
9 10 (7.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 9 (6.52%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (6.52%) XenServer
11 8 (5.80%) Terminal Services
12 3 (2.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 16 (11.59%) Puppet
2 13 (9.42%) EdgeSight
2 13 (9.42%) SCCM
3 10 (7.25%) SCOM
3 10 (7.25%) Tivoli
4 7 (5.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (4.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (1.45%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
6 2 (1.45%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 2 (1.45%) Tivoli NetView
7 1 (0.72%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.72%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.72%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.72%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.72%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 63 (45.65%) VMware
2 58 (42.03%) Microsoft
3 38 (27.54%) Citrix
4 20 (14.49%) HP
5 18 (13.04%) Oracle
5 18 (13.04%) Cisco
6 16 (11.59%) Red Hat
7 13 (9.42%) AppSense
8 10 (7.25%) IBM
9 7 (5.07%) Apple
10 6 (4.35%) Sage
10 6 (4.35%) Intel
10 6 (4.35%) NetApp
10 6 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (4.35%) Symantec
11 5 (3.62%) SonicWALL
12 3 (2.17%) Veeam
13 2 (1.45%) F5
13 2 (1.45%) Dell
13 2 (1.45%) Juniper
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