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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 67 79 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 23.18% 18.46% 19.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.68% 62.20% 73.33%
Number of salaries quoted 60 69 42
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £51,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
99 127 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 34.26% 29.67% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 87 113 58
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +22.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 28 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (52.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 65 (43.92%) VMware
3 63 (42.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 57 (38.51%) Microsoft
5 46 (31.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 45 (30.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 44 (29.73%) Citrix
8 43 (29.05%) SQL
9 42 (28.38%) Security Cleared
10 40 (27.03%) SQL Server
11 39 (26.35%) XenApp
12 37 (25.00%) ITIL
12 37 (25.00%) Linux
13 35 (23.65%) Windows 7
14 34 (22.97%) MS Excel
14 34 (22.97%) Internet
15 33 (22.30%) Active Directory
16 32 (21.62%) Windows XP
17 30 (20.27%) DV Cleared
17 30 (20.27%) VMware ESX
18 27 (18.24%) Service Delivery
18 27 (18.24%) Clustering
18 27 (18.24%) SC Cleared
19 26 (17.57%) Security Management
19 26 (17.57%) HP
19 26 (17.57%) C#
20 25 (16.89%) Software Testing
21 24 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
21 24 (16.22%) UNIX
22 23 (15.54%) ASP.NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 18 (12.16%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.43%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.05%) Apache
3 6 (4.05%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.35%) IIS
5 2 (1.35%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.68%) Lync
Applications
1 34 (22.97%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.08%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.05%) Maximo
3 1 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.68%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.05%) SaaS
2 3 (2.03%) Office 365
3 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (22.97%) Internet
2 18 (12.16%) DNS
3 14 (9.46%) NetScaler
4 13 (8.78%) SAN
5 12 (8.11%) Firewall
5 12 (8.11%) DHCP
6 9 (6.08%) WAN
7 8 (5.41%) LAN
7 8 (5.41%) iSCSI
7 8 (5.41%) Wireshark
8 4 (2.70%) VPN
9 3 (2.03%) NAS
9 3 (2.03%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.03%) SSL
9 3 (2.03%) VoIP
10 2 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (1.35%) MPLS
10 2 (1.35%) OSPF
10 2 (1.35%) BGP
10 2 (1.35%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 22 (14.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (6.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (6.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.03%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.03%) DTS
6 3 (2.03%) DB2
6 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (2.03%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (6.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.68%) Yeoman
General
1 19 (12.84%) Back Office
1 19 (12.84%) Finance
2 6 (4.05%) Law
3 4 (2.70%) Advertising
4 2 (1.35%) Retail
4 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.35%) Marketing
5 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.68%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (20.95%) Developer
2 28 (18.92%) Administrator
3 23 (15.54%) Systems Administrator
3 23 (15.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (13.51%) Linux Engineer
4 20 (13.51%) Linux Administrator
4 20 (13.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 19 (12.84%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 13 (8.78%) Server Specialist
6 13 (8.78%) Windows Server Specialist
7 12 (8.11%) Support Engineer
8 10 (6.76%) .NET Developer
8 10 (6.76%) C# Developer
8 10 (6.76%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (6.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (6.76%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (6.08%) Java Developer
10 8 (5.41%) Senior Developer
10 8 (5.41%) Team Leader
11 7 (4.73%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (15.54%) ASP.NET
1 23 (15.54%) .NET
2 12 (8.11%) XML
3 9 (6.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (6.08%) Web Services
4 7 (4.73%) HTML
4 7 (4.73%) CSS
5 6 (4.05%) Spring
6 4 (2.70%) jQuery
7 3 (2.03%) J2SE
7 3 (2.03%) JSP
7 3 (2.03%) Servlets
7 3 (2.03%) J2EE
8 2 (1.35%) REST
8 2 (1.35%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.35%) WPF
8 2 (1.35%) JPA
9 1 (0.68%) COM
9 1 (0.68%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.24%) Clustering
2 20 (13.51%) Derivative
3 8 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.38%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.38%) HACMP
5 4 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.03%) Replication
7 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.68%) IVR
7 1 (0.68%) EPoS
7 1 (0.68%) NHS
7 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 78 (52.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 63 (42.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 46 (31.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 37 (25.00%) Linux
5 35 (23.65%) Windows 7
6 32 (21.62%) Windows XP
7 24 (16.22%) UNIX
8 20 (13.51%) Oracle Linux
8 20 (13.51%) CentOS
8 20 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (13.51%) Windows 2000
9 9 (6.08%) Android
10 7 (4.73%) Windows 8
11 5 (3.38%) AIX
12 2 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.68%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.00%) ITIL
2 27 (18.24%) Service Delivery
3 26 (17.57%) Security Management
4 25 (16.89%) Software Testing
5 24 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (14.86%) Open Source
7 20 (13.51%) Server Building
8 15 (10.14%) OO
8 15 (10.14%) MVC
9 13 (8.78%) Migration
10 10 (6.76%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (6.08%) Mobile Development
11 9 (6.08%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (6.08%) Software Engineering
11 9 (6.08%) Unit Testing
11 9 (6.08%) Domain-Driven Design
11 9 (6.08%) TDD
11 9 (6.08%) OOD
12 8 (5.41%) CRM
12 8 (5.41%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (29.05%) SQL
2 26 (17.57%) C#
3 23 (15.54%) Perl
3 23 (15.54%) Shell Script
4 20 (13.51%) Bash Shell
4 20 (13.51%) Python
5 15 (10.14%) VBScript
6 13 (8.78%) VB
7 10 (6.76%) Java
8 9 (6.08%) JavaScript
8 9 (6.08%) T-SQL
9 8 (5.41%) VB.NET
10 5 (3.38%) C++
11 3 (2.03%) C
11 3 (2.03%) PHP
12 2 (1.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (28.38%) Security Cleared
2 30 (20.27%) DV Cleared
3 27 (18.24%) SC Cleared
4 20 (13.51%) RHCSA
4 20 (13.51%) RHCE
5 14 (9.46%) Degree
6 11 (7.43%) CCA
6 11 (7.43%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.70%) MCP
8 4 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (2.03%) CCNA
9 3 (2.03%) MCSE
10 2 (1.35%) PMP
10 2 (1.35%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.35%) MCSA
10 2 (1.35%) MCITP
10 2 (1.35%) MCDST
10 2 (1.35%) MCTS
11 1 (0.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.03%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (30.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (26.35%) XenApp
3 33 (22.30%) Active Directory
4 30 (20.27%) VMware ESX
5 22 (14.86%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (12.16%) XenDesktop
7 14 (9.46%) XenServer
7 14 (9.46%) Hyper-V
8 12 (8.11%) vSphere
9 11 (7.43%) Microsoft App-V
9 11 (7.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 10 (6.76%) Terminal Services
11 5 (3.38%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 20 (13.51%) Puppet
2 15 (10.14%) SCCM
2 15 (10.14%) EdgeSight
3 12 (8.11%) SCOM
4 11 (7.43%) Tivoli
5 7 (4.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (4.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (2.03%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
7 3 (2.03%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 3 (2.03%) Tivoli NetView
8 1 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.68%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.68%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 65 (43.92%) VMware
2 57 (38.51%) Microsoft
3 44 (29.73%) Citrix
4 26 (17.57%) HP
5 23 (15.54%) Oracle
6 20 (13.51%) Red Hat
6 20 (13.51%) Cisco
7 15 (10.14%) AppSense
8 11 (7.43%) IBM
9 9 (6.08%) Apple
10 8 (5.41%) Sage
10 8 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (4.05%) Intel
11 6 (4.05%) NetApp
11 6 (4.05%) Symantec
12 3 (2.03%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.35%) Dell
13 2 (1.35%) Juniper
13 2 (1.35%) SonicWALL
14 1 (0.68%) Kaspersky
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Training + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Portsmouth
Deerfoot IT
Posted: 17 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: £17,500 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago