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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 112 126 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 26.92% 28.83% 37.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 69.14% 63.64% 72.19%
Number of salaries quoted 106 124 121
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
162 198 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 38.94% 45.31% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 154 186 161
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 82 (43.85%) VMware
2 81 (43.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 74 (39.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 73 (39.04%) Microsoft
5 54 (28.88%) Citrix
5 54 (28.88%) Tivoli
6 48 (25.67%) Active Directory
7 47 (25.13%) Shell Script
8 45 (24.06%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 44 (23.53%) IBM
9 44 (23.53%) AIX
10 43 (22.99%) Cisco
11 42 (22.46%) HACMP
12 40 (21.39%) Perl
13 38 (20.32%) Oracle
14 37 (19.79%) SQL Server
14 37 (19.79%) DB2
15 35 (18.72%) Windows 7
16 34 (18.18%) MS Exchange
17 33 (17.65%) MS Excel
17 33 (17.65%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
17 33 (17.65%) Tivoli Monitoring
17 33 (17.65%) Tivoli NetView
18 31 (16.58%) HP
19 30 (16.04%) ITIL
20 29 (15.51%) Windows XP
21 27 (14.44%) Linux
21 27 (14.44%) SQL
21 27 (14.44%) Security Cleared
21 27 (14.44%) Clustering

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 34 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 17 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (7.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (4.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (4.28%) IIS
6 6 (3.21%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.21%) Umbraco
6 6 (3.21%) WordPress
6 6 (3.21%) CMS
6 6 (3.21%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.07%) SAS
8 1 (0.53%) FileNet
8 1 (0.53%) Lync
Applications
1 33 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 16 (8.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (6.42%) Maximo
2 6 (3.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.02%) DNS
2 14 (7.49%) Internet
2 14 (7.49%) Firewall
3 12 (6.42%) DHCP
4 8 (4.28%) SAN
5 7 (3.74%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.14%) FTP
6 4 (2.14%) VoIP
6 4 (2.14%) Wireless
7 3 (1.60%) LAN
7 3 (1.60%) WAN
7 3 (1.60%) VPN
8 2 (1.07%) Intranet
9 1 (0.53%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (19.79%) SQL Server
1 37 (19.79%) DB2
2 5 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.67%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.53%) Big Data
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.53%) DTS
5 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Subversion
2 2 (1.07%) JIRA
2 2 (1.07%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (6.95%) Back Office
2 5 (2.67%) Electronics
3 3 (1.60%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.07%) Front Office
4 2 (1.07%) Finance
4 2 (1.07%) Banking
5 1 (0.53%) Retail
5 1 (0.53%) French Language
5 1 (0.53%) German Language
5 1 (0.53%) Legal
5 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (17.65%) Administrator
2 23 (12.30%) Systems Administrator
3 22 (11.76%) Tivoli Specialist
4 20 (10.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 16 (8.56%) Support Engineer
6 12 (6.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (4.81%) DBA
8 7 (3.74%) Support Specialist
8 7 (3.74%) Developer
8 7 (3.74%) Analyst
8 7 (3.74%) Server Engineer
8 7 (3.74%) DB2 DBA
9 6 (3.21%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (3.21%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (3.21%) Desktop Support
10 5 (2.67%) Applications Support
10 5 (2.67%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (2.67%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (2.67%) Security Engineer
10 5 (2.67%) Deskside Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.63%) .NET
2 9 (4.81%) HTML
3 7 (3.74%) .NET Framework
4 5 (2.67%) MSMQ
4 5 (2.67%) Middleware
5 3 (1.60%) CSS
6 2 (1.07%) J2EE
6 2 (1.07%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.07%) Web Services
6 2 (1.07%) XSLT
6 2 (1.07%) Ajax
6 2 (1.07%) LINQ
7 1 (0.53%) jQuery
7 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (0.53%) REST
7 1 (0.53%) OpenCL
7 1 (0.53%) Flash
7 1 (0.53%) J2SE
7 1 (0.53%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 42 (22.46%) HACMP
2 27 (14.44%) Clustering
3 12 (6.42%) Replication
4 7 (3.74%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.67%) Open Source
5 5 (2.67%) Derivative
6 4 (2.14%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.60%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.60%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.60%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.07%) Firmware
8 2 (1.07%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.53%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.53%) Physics
9 1 (0.53%) iPhone
9 1 (0.53%) Telematics
9 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.53%) VHDL
9 1 (0.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 81 (43.32%) Windows Server 2008
2 74 (39.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 44 (23.53%) AIX
4 35 (18.72%) Windows 7
5 29 (15.51%) Windows XP
6 27 (14.44%) Linux
6 27 (14.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (10.16%) UNIX
8 15 (8.02%) Windows 2000
9 13 (6.95%) Windows 8
10 10 (5.35%) Windows 2000 Server
11 7 (3.74%) Windows Vista
12 6 (3.21%) CentOS
13 5 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (2.67%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (1.07%) Android
15 1 (0.53%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (16.04%) ITIL
2 25 (13.37%) Problem Management
3 15 (8.02%) Service Delivery
4 8 (4.28%) E-Commerce
4 8 (4.28%) Software Testing
4 8 (4.28%) Change Control
5 7 (3.74%) Change Management
6 6 (3.21%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (3.21%) Workflow
7 5 (2.67%) Security Management
7 5 (2.67%) Performance Management
7 5 (2.67%) Database Tuning
7 5 (2.67%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (2.14%) Project Management
8 4 (2.14%) High Availability
9 3 (1.60%) ITIL V2
9 3 (1.60%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (1.60%) ERP
9 3 (1.60%) Migration
9 3 (1.60%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (25.13%) Shell Script
2 40 (21.39%) Perl
3 27 (14.44%) SQL
4 9 (4.81%) JavaScript
4 9 (4.81%) PowerShell
5 7 (3.74%) Python
5 7 (3.74%) C#
6 6 (3.21%) C
6 6 (3.21%) Bash Shell
7 5 (2.67%) Korn
7 5 (2.67%) C++
8 3 (1.60%) VB
9 2 (1.07%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.07%) XPath
9 2 (1.07%) Java
9 2 (1.07%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.07%) VBScript
10 1 (0.53%) PHP
10 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (14.44%) Security Cleared
2 23 (12.30%) SC Cleared
3 17 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 10 (5.35%) Degree
4 10 (5.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (4.28%) MCSA
6 7 (3.74%) CCNA
6 7 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (2.67%) RHCE
8 3 (1.60%) ISEB
9 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.53%) PhD
9 1 (0.53%) MCP
9 1 (0.53%) MCSE
9 1 (0.53%) MCDST
9 1 (0.53%) MCTS
9 1 (0.53%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.02%) SLA
2 3 (1.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 48 (25.67%) Active Directory
2 45 (24.06%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 23 (12.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (11.23%) XenApp
5 20 (10.70%) VMware ESX
6 17 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (6.95%) Hyper-V
8 5 (2.67%) PowerHA
9 4 (2.14%) vCloud
10 3 (1.60%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.07%) vSphere
11 2 (1.07%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.53%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 54 (28.88%) Tivoli
2 33 (17.65%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
2 33 (17.65%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 33 (17.65%) Tivoli NetView
3 21 (11.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 12 (6.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (2.67%) Puppet
6 4 (2.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.07%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.07%) SCCM
8 1 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 82 (43.85%) VMware
2 73 (39.04%) Microsoft
3 54 (28.88%) Citrix
4 44 (23.53%) IBM
5 43 (22.99%) Cisco
6 38 (20.32%) Oracle
7 31 (16.58%) HP
8 20 (10.70%) Intel
9 12 (6.42%) Symantec
10 11 (5.88%) NetApp
11 9 (4.81%) Red Hat
12 7 (3.74%) ProCurve
13 5 (2.67%) Endeca
14 1 (0.53%) IronPort
14 1 (0.53%) QNX
14 1 (0.53%) Kofax
14 1 (0.53%) EMC
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 8 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £20 - £27 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £22500 - £32500 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Portsmouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Portsmouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago