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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 80 80 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 22.73% 26.67% 20.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.67% 50.31% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 79 71 51
Average salary £44,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +2.81%
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
103 159 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 29.26% 53.00% 37.59%
Number of salaries quoted 102 148 96
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £51,000 £45,000
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 26 February 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 76 (49.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 54 (35.06%) Microsoft
3 51 (33.12%) SQL Server
4 50 (32.47%) VMware
5 48 (31.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 46 (29.87%) SQL
7 44 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (23.38%) Security Cleared
9 35 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
9 35 (22.73%) Linux
9 35 (22.73%) Citrix
10 34 (22.08%) Shell Script
10 34 (22.08%) Perl
10 34 (22.08%) MS Excel
11 33 (21.43%) Oracle
11 33 (21.43%) Windows 7
12 32 (20.78%) SC Cleared
13 31 (20.13%) ITIL
13 31 (20.13%) Active Directory
13 31 (20.13%) XenApp
14 30 (19.48%) C#
15 29 (18.83%) .NET
15 29 (18.83%) Windows XP
16 27 (17.53%) Internet
16 27 (17.53%) Tivoli
16 27 (17.53%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 27 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
16 27 (17.53%) SQL Server 2008
17 25 (16.23%) Service Delivery
18 24 (15.58%) DV Cleared

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 16 (10.39%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (3.90%) IIS
2 6 (3.90%) Apache
2 6 (3.90%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.90%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (3.25%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 34 (22.08%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.09%) MS Office
3 2 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.55%) Maximo
3 1 (0.65%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.49%) Office 365
2 6 (3.90%) SaaS
3 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (17.53%) Internet
2 16 (10.39%) DNS
3 15 (9.74%) Firewall
4 11 (7.14%) SAN
5 10 (6.49%) WAN
5 10 (6.49%) DHCP
6 7 (4.55%) LAN
6 7 (4.55%) VPN
7 6 (3.90%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.90%) NAS
7 6 (3.90%) NetScaler
8 5 (3.25%) VoIP
9 4 (2.60%) SSL
9 4 (2.60%) VLAN
9 4 (2.60%) Wireshark
9 4 (2.60%) iSCSI
10 3 (1.95%) Wireless
11 1 (0.65%) IPsec
11 1 (0.65%) Network Security
11 1 (0.65%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (33.12%) SQL Server
2 27 (17.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (7.79%) DB2
4 9 (5.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (5.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.25%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.30%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.30%) DTS
7 2 (1.30%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (7.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.55%) JIRA
4 2 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 11 (7.14%) Back Office
1 11 (7.14%) Finance
2 4 (2.60%) Advertising
3 3 (1.95%) Retail
4 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (19.48%) Developer
2 22 (14.29%) Administrator
3 18 (11.69%) Systems Administrator
4 17 (11.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (11.04%) Tivoli Specialist
5 16 (10.39%) C# Developer
5 16 (10.39%) Support Engineer
6 14 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (8.44%) Linux Administrator
7 13 (8.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 12 (7.79%) Team Leader
8 12 (7.79%) .NET Developer
8 12 (7.79%) Linux Engineer
9 11 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 9 (5.84%) Java Developer
11 8 (5.19%) Support Specialist
11 8 (5.19%) Analyst
11 8 (5.19%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (18.83%) .NET
2 23 (14.94%) ASP.NET
3 13 (8.44%) XML
4 9 (5.84%) Web Services
5 8 (5.19%) J2EE
5 8 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (4.55%) HTML
6 7 (4.55%) CSS
7 6 (3.90%) Spring
8 4 (2.60%) WPF
9 3 (1.95%) J2SE
9 3 (1.95%) JSP
9 3 (1.95%) Servlets
10 2 (1.30%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.30%) XSLT
10 2 (1.30%) LINQ
10 2 (1.30%) jQuery
10 2 (1.30%) JPA
10 2 (1.30%) Ajax
10 2 (1.30%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.94%) Clustering
2 20 (12.99%) HACMP
3 16 (10.39%) Open Source
4 14 (9.09%) Derivative
5 8 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (3.90%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.30%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.30%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.30%) Replication
8 2 (1.30%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.65%) EPoS
9 1 (0.65%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 76 (49.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 48 (31.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 44 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (22.73%) Linux
5 33 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 29 (18.83%) Windows XP
7 21 (13.64%) UNIX
8 20 (12.99%) AIX
9 17 (11.04%) CentOS
10 15 (9.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
12 13 (8.44%) Windows 8
13 11 (7.14%) Windows 2000
14 8 (5.19%) Windows Vista
14 8 (5.19%) Android
15 5 (3.25%) Windows 2000 Server
15 5 (3.25%) Windows NT
16 2 (1.30%) Embedded Linux
17 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.13%) ITIL
2 27 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (16.23%) Service Delivery
4 20 (12.99%) Security Management
5 18 (11.69%) Software Engineering
6 17 (11.04%) Software Testing
7 12 (7.79%) Problem Management
7 12 (7.79%) MVC
7 12 (7.79%) OO
8 11 (7.14%) CRM
9 10 (6.49%) Change Management
10 9 (5.84%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (5.19%) Unit Testing
11 8 (5.19%) Domain-Driven Design
11 8 (5.19%) OOD
11 8 (5.19%) OOP
11 8 (5.19%) TDD
11 8 (5.19%) Migration
12 6 (3.90%) Data Analysis
12 6 (3.90%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 46 (29.87%) SQL
2 34 (22.08%) Perl
2 34 (22.08%) Shell Script
3 30 (19.48%) C#
4 15 (9.74%) Java
5 14 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 14 (9.09%) Python
6 11 (7.14%) VB.NET
7 10 (6.49%) C
8 9 (5.84%) JavaScript
9 8 (5.19%) C++
9 8 (5.19%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.90%) VB
11 4 (2.60%) VBScript
12 3 (1.95%) PHP
13 2 (1.30%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.30%) XPath
Qualifications
1 36 (23.38%) Security Cleared
2 32 (20.78%) SC Cleared
3 24 (15.58%) DV Cleared
4 19 (12.34%) Degree
5 14 (9.09%) RHCE
5 14 (9.09%) RHCSA
6 12 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (4.55%) MCSE
8 6 (3.90%) MCITP
9 4 (2.60%) MCDST
9 4 (2.60%) MCTS
9 4 (2.60%) MCP
9 4 (2.60%) CCNA
9 4 (2.60%) CCA
9 4 (2.60%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.95%) VCP4
11 2 (1.30%) PhD
11 2 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.84%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 35 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (20.13%) Active Directory
2 31 (20.13%) XenApp
3 27 (17.53%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 18 (11.69%) VMware ESX
5 14 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (7.79%) XenDesktop
7 8 (5.19%) vSphere
8 7 (4.55%) XenServer
9 5 (3.25%) Hyper-V
10 4 (2.60%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (2.60%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.30%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 27 (17.53%) Tivoli
2 20 (12.99%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
2 20 (12.99%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 20 (12.99%) Tivoli NetView
3 14 (9.09%) Puppet
4 10 (6.49%) SCCM
5 8 (5.19%) EdgeSight
6 7 (4.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 7 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (2.60%) SCOM
8 1 (0.65%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 54 (35.06%) Microsoft
2 50 (32.47%) VMware
3 35 (22.73%) Citrix
4 33 (21.43%) Oracle
5 23 (14.94%) HP
6 19 (12.34%) IBM
7 16 (10.39%) Cisco
7 16 (10.39%) Red Hat
8 11 (7.14%) Sage
8 11 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (5.84%) Apple
10 8 (5.19%) AppSense
11 7 (4.55%) Symantec
11 7 (4.55%) Intel
12 2 (1.30%) NetApp
12 2 (1.30%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.30%) QNX
13 1 (0.65%) Remedy
13 1 (0.65%) Kaspersky
13 1 (0.65%) Juniper
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