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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 105 112 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 26.85% 28.00% 36.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.46% 61.54% 70.62%
Number of salaries quoted 100 111 124
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,700 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +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
158 182 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 40.41% 45.50% 51.45%
Number of salaries quoted 149 173 165
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 90 (46.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 83 (42.78%) VMware
3 82 (42.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 77 (39.69%) Microsoft
5 60 (30.93%) Tivoli
6 56 (28.87%) Citrix
7 51 (26.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 51 (26.29%) Shell Script
8 49 (25.26%) IBM
8 49 (25.26%) Active Directory
9 47 (24.23%) AIX
10 45 (23.20%) HACMP
11 44 (22.68%) Cisco
12 43 (22.16%) Perl
12 43 (22.16%) Oracle
12 43 (22.16%) Windows 7
13 41 (21.13%) SQL Server
14 39 (20.10%) DB2
15 38 (19.59%) MS Exchange
16 37 (19.07%) Windows XP
16 37 (19.07%) MS Excel
17 36 (18.56%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
17 36 (18.56%) Tivoli Monitoring
17 36 (18.56%) Tivoli NetView
18 30 (15.46%) HP
18 30 (15.46%) ITIL
18 30 (15.46%) Windows Server 2012
19 29 (14.95%) SQL
19 29 (14.95%) Problem Management
20 28 (14.43%) Clustering

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 38 (19.59%) MS Exchange
2 19 (9.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (8.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (4.12%) IIS
7 7 (3.61%) SharePoint
8 5 (2.58%) Umbraco
8 5 (2.58%) WordPress
8 5 (2.58%) CMS
8 5 (2.58%) Joomla!
9 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.52%) Lync
10 1 (0.52%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.52%) SAS
10 1 (0.52%) FileNet
Applications
1 37 (19.07%) MS Excel
2 20 (10.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (7.73%) Maximo
2 5 (2.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.79%) Internet
2 15 (7.73%) Firewall
3 14 (7.22%) DNS
4 10 (5.15%) DHCP
5 9 (4.64%) SAN
6 8 (4.12%) TCP/IP
7 7 (3.61%) WAN
8 6 (3.09%) VoIP
9 5 (2.58%) LAN
9 5 (2.58%) VPN
9 5 (2.58%) Wireless
10 3 (1.55%) FTP
11 2 (1.03%) SSL
11 2 (1.03%) VLAN
11 2 (1.03%) Intranet
12 1 (0.52%) Extranet
12 1 (0.52%) Network Security
12 1 (0.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (21.13%) SQL Server
2 39 (20.10%) DB2
3 5 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.58%) IBM InfoSphere
4 4 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.52%) DTS
7 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.52%) Big Data
7 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.06%) JIRA
2 2 (1.03%) Subversion
3 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (8.25%) Back Office
2 5 (2.58%) Electronics
3 3 (1.55%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.03%) Front Office
4 2 (1.03%) Banking
4 2 (1.03%) Finance
5 1 (0.52%) Legal
5 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (15.98%) Administrator
2 23 (11.86%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 23 (11.86%) Tivoli Specialist
3 21 (10.82%) Systems Administrator
4 18 (9.28%) Support Engineer
5 14 (7.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (4.64%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (4.64%) DBA
7 8 (4.12%) Desktop Support
7 8 (4.12%) Analyst
7 8 (4.12%) Support Specialist
8 7 (3.61%) Developer
8 7 (3.61%) Server Engineer
8 7 (3.61%) DB2 DBA
9 6 (3.09%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (2.58%) Deskside Support
10 5 (2.58%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (2.58%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (2.58%) Service Analyst
10 5 (2.58%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.76%) .NET
2 8 (4.12%) HTML
3 6 (3.09%) .NET Framework
4 5 (2.58%) MSMQ
4 5 (2.58%) Middleware
5 4 (2.06%) J2EE
6 3 (1.55%) CSS
7 2 (1.03%) Web Services
7 2 (1.03%) XSLT
7 2 (1.03%) Ajax
7 2 (1.03%) LINQ
8 1 (0.52%) jQuery
8 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (0.52%) REST
8 1 (0.52%) OpenCL
8 1 (0.52%) Flash
8 1 (0.52%) J2SE
8 1 (0.52%) JSON
8 1 (0.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (23.20%) HACMP
2 28 (14.43%) Clustering
3 12 (6.19%) Replication
4 9 (4.64%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.09%) Derivative
5 6 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.09%) Open Source
6 4 (2.06%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.55%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.55%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.55%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.03%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.52%) Physics
9 1 (0.52%) iPhone
9 1 (0.52%) Telematics
9 1 (0.52%) Firmware
9 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.52%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 90 (46.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 82 (42.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 47 (24.23%) AIX
4 43 (22.16%) Windows 7
5 37 (19.07%) Windows XP
6 30 (15.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (12.37%) Linux
8 21 (10.82%) UNIX
9 18 (9.28%) Windows 2000
10 16 (8.25%) Windows 8
11 11 (5.67%) Windows Vista
12 10 (5.15%) Windows 2000 Server
13 6 (3.09%) CentOS
13 6 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (3.09%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (1.55%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.52%) Android
15 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (15.46%) ITIL
2 29 (14.95%) Problem Management
3 18 (9.28%) Service Delivery
4 9 (4.64%) Software Testing
4 9 (4.64%) Change Control
5 8 (4.12%) Change Management
6 7 (3.61%) E-Commerce
7 6 (3.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (3.09%) Security Management
7 6 (3.09%) Workflow
7 6 (3.09%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (2.58%) Performance Management
8 5 (2.58%) Database Tuning
8 5 (2.58%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (2.06%) Project Management
9 4 (2.06%) UML
9 4 (2.06%) High Availability
10 3 (1.55%) Business Development
10 3 (1.55%) ITIL V2
10 3 (1.55%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 51 (26.29%) Shell Script
2 43 (22.16%) Perl
3 29 (14.95%) SQL
4 8 (4.12%) JavaScript
5 7 (3.61%) Python
5 7 (3.61%) C
5 7 (3.61%) C#
5 7 (3.61%) C++
6 6 (3.09%) Bash Shell
7 5 (2.58%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.58%) Korn
8 4 (2.06%) Java
9 3 (1.55%) VB
10 2 (1.03%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.03%) XPath
10 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.03%) VBScript
11 1 (0.52%) PHP
11 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (13.92%) Security Cleared
2 23 (11.86%) SC Cleared
3 15 (7.73%) DV Cleared
4 12 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (5.15%) Degree
6 8 (4.12%) MCSA
7 7 (3.61%) CCNA
7 7 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (3.09%) RHCE
9 3 (1.55%) MCDST
9 3 (1.55%) MCTS
9 3 (1.55%) MCITP
9 3 (1.55%) ISEB
9 3 (1.55%) MCP
10 1 (0.52%) MCSE
10 1 (0.52%) PhD
10 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.19%) SLA
2 3 (1.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 51 (26.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 49 (25.26%) Active Directory
3 26 (13.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (12.89%) XenApp
5 24 (12.37%) VMware ESX
6 20 (10.31%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (7.22%) Hyper-V
8 5 (2.58%) PowerHA
9 3 (1.55%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.03%) vSphere
10 2 (1.03%) Terminal Server
10 2 (1.03%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 60 (30.93%) Tivoli
2 36 (18.56%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
2 36 (18.56%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 36 (18.56%) Tivoli NetView
3 24 (12.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 15 (7.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 6 (3.09%) Puppet
6 4 (2.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (1.55%) SCCM
8 2 (1.03%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.52%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 83 (42.78%) VMware
2 77 (39.69%) Microsoft
3 56 (28.87%) Citrix
4 49 (25.26%) IBM
5 44 (22.68%) Cisco
6 43 (22.16%) Oracle
7 30 (15.46%) HP
8 23 (11.86%) Intel
9 15 (7.73%) Symantec
10 11 (5.67%) NetApp
11 10 (5.15%) Red Hat
12 7 (3.61%) ProCurve
13 5 (2.58%) Endeca
14 1 (0.52%) QNX
14 1 (0.52%) Kofax
14 1 (0.52%) EMC
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