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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 67 94 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 16.71% 30.82% 27.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.92% 57.67% 67.12%
Number of salaries quoted 67 92 95
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £24,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £47,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
122 163 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 30.42% 53.44% 41.13%
Number of salaries quoted 112 158 143
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 24 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 91 (55.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 63 (38.18%) Microsoft
2 63 (38.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 59 (35.76%) VMware
4 49 (29.70%) SQL Server
5 42 (25.45%) Perl
5 42 (25.45%) Tivoli
5 42 (25.45%) Shell Script
6 41 (24.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 40 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 38 (23.03%) SQL
8 38 (23.03%) Citrix
9 36 (21.82%) Active Directory
10 35 (21.21%) Oracle
11 34 (20.61%) MS Excel
12 33 (20.00%) Security Cleared
13 32 (19.39%) AIX
13 32 (19.39%) HP
13 32 (19.39%) VMware Infrastructure
13 32 (19.39%) Windows 7
14 31 (18.79%) HACMP
15 30 (18.18%) Windows XP
15 30 (18.18%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
15 30 (18.18%) Tivoli Monitoring
15 30 (18.18%) Tivoli NetView
15 30 (18.18%) SC Cleared
16 28 (16.97%) Linux
16 28 (16.97%) XenApp
17 27 (16.36%) ITIL
17 27 (16.36%) MS Exchange

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 27 (16.36%) MS Exchange
2 15 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (3.64%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.03%) IIS
7 3 (1.82%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (20.61%) MS Excel
2 18 (10.91%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (6.67%) Maximo
2 7 (4.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.85%) Office 365
2 3 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.52%) Internet
2 18 (10.91%) Firewall
3 16 (9.70%) DNS
4 9 (5.45%) DHCP
5 8 (4.85%) TCP/IP
5 8 (4.85%) SAN
6 7 (4.24%) VPN
6 7 (4.24%) WAN
7 4 (2.42%) VoIP
7 4 (2.42%) SSL
7 4 (2.42%) Wireless
7 4 (2.42%) VLAN
8 3 (1.82%) NAS
8 3 (1.82%) NetScaler
8 3 (1.82%) LAN
9 2 (1.21%) Intranet
10 1 (0.61%) Extranet
10 1 (0.61%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.61%) Network Security
10 1 (0.61%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (29.70%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.30%) DB2
3 14 (8.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.64%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (4.85%) Visual Studio
1 8 (4.85%) JIRA
1 8 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.21%) Subversion
General
1 12 (7.27%) Back Office
2 4 (2.42%) Finance
2 4 (2.42%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.21%) Retail
4 1 (0.61%) Banking
4 1 (0.61%) Electronics
4 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (15.15%) Tivoli Specialist
2 20 (12.12%) Administrator
3 19 (11.52%) Systems Administrator
4 18 (10.91%) Developer
5 17 (10.30%) Support Engineer
5 17 (10.30%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 15 (9.09%) Support Specialist
7 14 (8.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (5.45%) C# Developer
8 9 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (4.85%) Team Leader
10 7 (4.24%) .NET Developer
10 7 (4.24%) Desktop Support
10 7 (4.24%) Software Engineer
10 7 (4.24%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (3.64%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (3.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 6 (3.64%) Linux Administrator
12 5 (3.03%) Analyst
12 5 (3.03%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.33%) .NET
2 12 (7.27%) ASP.NET
3 9 (5.45%) J2EE
3 9 (5.45%) XML
4 4 (2.42%) CSS
4 4 (2.42%) HTML
5 3 (1.82%) JSP
5 3 (1.82%) Servlets
5 3 (1.82%) Web Services
5 3 (1.82%) J2SE
5 3 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.21%) OpenCL
6 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (1.21%) WPF
6 2 (1.21%) LINQ
6 2 (1.21%) jQuery
6 2 (1.21%) Ajax
6 2 (1.21%) XSLT
7 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.61%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.79%) HACMP
2 26 (15.76%) Clustering
3 11 (6.67%) Derivative
3 11 (6.67%) Open Source
4 5 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.42%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.21%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.21%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.21%) Replication
7 2 (1.21%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.61%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.61%) VHDL
8 1 (0.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.61%) Physics
8 1 (0.61%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 91 (55.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 63 (38.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 40 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (19.39%) AIX
4 32 (19.39%) Windows 7
5 30 (18.18%) Windows XP
6 28 (16.97%) Linux
7 22 (13.33%) UNIX
8 15 (9.09%) Windows 8
9 14 (8.48%) CentOS
10 12 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (7.27%) Windows 2000 Server
10 12 (7.27%) Windows 2000
11 11 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
12 10 (6.06%) Windows Vista
13 6 (3.64%) Windows NT
14 2 (1.21%) Android
14 2 (1.21%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.36%) ITIL
2 26 (15.76%) Service Delivery
3 15 (9.09%) Change Management
3 15 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 14 (8.48%) Software Engineering
4 14 (8.48%) Software Testing
4 14 (8.48%) Security Management
5 7 (4.24%) CRM
5 7 (4.24%) Change Control
6 6 (3.64%) UML
6 6 (3.64%) Programme Management
6 6 (3.64%) Business Development
7 5 (3.03%) TOGAF
7 5 (3.03%) MVC
7 5 (3.03%) Migration
7 5 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (2.42%) ERP
8 4 (2.42%) OO
9 3 (1.82%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (25.45%) Perl
1 42 (25.45%) Shell Script
2 38 (23.03%) SQL
3 20 (12.12%) C#
4 12 (7.27%) C
4 12 (7.27%) Python
5 11 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 10 (6.06%) C++
7 9 (5.45%) Java
8 8 (4.85%) JavaScript
8 8 (4.85%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.42%) VB
9 4 (2.42%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.82%) PHP
11 2 (1.21%) VBScript
11 2 (1.21%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.21%) XPath
12 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 30 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 19 (11.52%) DV Cleared
4 18 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (7.88%) Degree
6 11 (6.67%) RHCSA
6 11 (6.67%) RHCE
7 9 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (5.45%) CCNA
8 8 (4.85%) MCSE
8 8 (4.85%) MCSA
9 7 (4.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (3.03%) MCITP
11 3 (1.82%) MCDST
11 3 (1.82%) MCTS
11 3 (1.82%) MCP
12 2 (1.21%) PhD
12 2 (1.21%) ISEB
12 2 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.48%) SLA
2 4 (2.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 41 (24.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 36 (21.82%) Active Directory
3 32 (19.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (16.97%) XenApp
5 21 (12.73%) VMware ESX
6 15 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (6.06%) Hyper-V
8 5 (3.03%) XenDesktop
9 4 (2.42%) vSphere
9 4 (2.42%) XenServer
10 2 (1.21%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 42 (25.45%) Tivoli
2 30 (18.18%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
2 30 (18.18%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 30 (18.18%) Tivoli NetView
3 12 (7.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 11 (6.67%) Puppet
4 11 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 6 (3.64%) SCCM
6 3 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.21%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.61%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.61%) SCOM
8 1 (0.61%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 63 (38.18%) Microsoft
2 59 (35.76%) VMware
3 38 (23.03%) Citrix
4 35 (21.21%) Oracle
5 32 (19.39%) HP
6 26 (15.76%) IBM
7 22 (13.33%) Cisco
8 17 (10.30%) Intel
9 13 (7.88%) Red Hat
10 11 (6.67%) Symantec
11 7 (4.24%) Sage
11 7 (4.24%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (4.24%) ProCurve
12 3 (1.82%) Apple
12 3 (1.82%) NetApp
13 2 (1.21%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.21%) QNX
14 1 (0.61%) AppSense
14 1 (0.61%) EMC
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