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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 78 119 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 22.16% 33.24% 31.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.54% 61.03% 69.54%
Number of salaries quoted 73 118 102
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £23,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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
131 195 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 37.22% 54.47% 45.62%
Number of salaries quoted 118 182 135
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 21 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 94 (49.21%) Windows Server 2008
2 82 (42.93%) VMware
3 79 (41.36%) Microsoft
4 78 (40.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 62 (32.46%) Tivoli
6 55 (28.80%) Citrix
7 53 (27.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 52 (27.23%) Shell Script
9 48 (25.13%) IBM
9 48 (25.13%) Windows 7
10 47 (24.61%) SQL Server
11 46 (24.08%) AIX
12 45 (23.56%) Active Directory
13 44 (23.04%) HACMP
13 44 (23.04%) Perl
14 41 (21.47%) Windows XP
14 41 (21.47%) Cisco
15 39 (20.42%) MS Excel
16 37 (19.37%) Oracle
17 36 (18.85%) MS Exchange
18 35 (18.32%) DB2
18 35 (18.32%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
18 35 (18.32%) Tivoli Monitoring
18 35 (18.32%) Tivoli NetView
19 33 (17.28%) ITIL
20 32 (16.75%) Problem Management
20 32 (16.75%) Windows Server 2012
21 31 (16.23%) HP
22 30 (15.71%) XenApp
22 30 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 36 (18.85%) MS Exchange
2 21 (10.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (7.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (6.28%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (6.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (3.66%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.09%) IIS
7 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.52%) Lync
8 1 (0.52%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.52%) FileNet
8 1 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 39 (20.42%) MS Excel
2 21 (10.99%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (9.42%) Maximo
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.04%) Internet
2 16 (8.38%) Firewall
3 13 (6.81%) DNS
4 11 (5.76%) TCP/IP
5 9 (4.71%) WAN
6 8 (4.19%) VoIP
6 8 (4.19%) SAN
7 7 (3.66%) DHCP
8 6 (3.14%) VPN
9 5 (2.62%) Wireless
9 5 (2.62%) LAN
10 4 (2.09%) SSL
10 4 (2.09%) VLAN
11 2 (1.05%) Intranet
12 1 (0.52%) NAS
12 1 (0.52%) Network Security
12 1 (0.52%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (24.61%) SQL Server
2 35 (18.32%) DB2
3 6 (3.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.62%) IBM InfoSphere
4 5 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.57%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.52%) Big Data
7 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.52%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.09%) JIRA
2 3 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.05%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.05%) Subversion
4 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
General
1 19 (9.95%) Back Office
2 5 (2.62%) Electronics
3 3 (1.57%) Finance
3 3 (1.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.05%) Banking
4 2 (1.05%) Retail
4 2 (1.05%) Front Office
5 1 (0.52%) Publishing
5 1 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (14.66%) Administrator
2 26 (13.61%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 23 (12.04%) Tivoli Specialist
4 18 (9.42%) Support Engineer
4 18 (9.42%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (6.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (5.76%) Support Specialist
7 10 (5.24%) Desktop Support
8 9 (4.71%) DBA
8 9 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (4.19%) Developer
9 8 (4.19%) Analyst
10 7 (3.66%) DB2 DBA
10 7 (3.66%) Server Engineer
11 6 (3.14%) Linux Engineer
12 5 (2.62%) Desktop Support Administrator
12 5 (2.62%) Desktop Administrator
12 5 (2.62%) IT Support
12 5 (2.62%) Service Desk Analyst
12 5 (2.62%) Deskside Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.85%) .NET
2 5 (2.62%) Middleware
3 4 (2.09%) J2EE
4 3 (1.57%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.57%) CSS
4 3 (1.57%) HTML
5 2 (1.05%) Web Services
5 2 (1.05%) XML
5 2 (1.05%) XSLT
5 2 (1.05%) jQuery
5 2 (1.05%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.05%) LINQ
5 2 (1.05%) Ajax
6 1 (0.52%) OpenCL
6 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.52%) REST
6 1 (0.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (0.52%) JSON
6 1 (0.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (23.04%) HACMP
2 29 (15.18%) Clustering
3 12 (6.28%) Replication
4 9 (4.71%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.19%) Derivative
5 8 (4.19%) Open Source
6 7 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.09%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.57%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.57%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.57%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.05%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.52%) User Experience
10 1 (0.52%) Social Media
10 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.52%) Physics
10 1 (0.52%) Telematics
10 1 (0.52%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 94 (49.21%) Windows Server 2008
2 78 (40.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 48 (25.13%) Windows 7
4 46 (24.08%) AIX
5 41 (21.47%) Windows XP
6 32 (16.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (13.61%) Linux
8 23 (12.04%) UNIX
9 21 (10.99%) Windows 2000
10 18 (9.42%) Windows 8
11 14 (7.33%) Windows Vista
12 10 (5.24%) Windows 2000 Server
13 9 (4.71%) CentOS
14 8 (4.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (4.19%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (1.57%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (17.28%) ITIL
2 32 (16.75%) Problem Management
3 20 (10.47%) Service Delivery
4 11 (5.76%) Software Testing
5 8 (4.19%) Security Management
5 8 (4.19%) Change Management
5 8 (4.19%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (4.19%) Change Control
6 6 (3.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (3.14%) Workflow
6 6 (3.14%) Performance Management
7 5 (2.62%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (2.62%) Database Tuning
7 5 (2.62%) Software Engineering
8 4 (2.09%) UML
8 4 (2.09%) Project Management
8 4 (2.09%) High Availability
9 3 (1.57%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (1.57%) ITIL V3
9 3 (1.57%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 52 (27.23%) Shell Script
2 44 (23.04%) Perl
3 27 (14.14%) SQL
4 9 (4.71%) Python
4 9 (4.71%) C#
5 8 (4.19%) Bash Shell
6 7 (3.66%) C++
6 7 (3.66%) C
7 6 (3.14%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.62%) Korn
9 4 (2.09%) Java
10 3 (1.57%) VB
10 3 (1.57%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.05%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.05%) VBScript
11 2 (1.05%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.05%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.05%) XPath
12 1 (0.52%) PHP
12 1 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (13.09%) Security Cleared
2 21 (10.99%) SC Cleared
3 13 (6.81%) DV Cleared
3 13 (6.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (6.28%) Degree
5 8 (4.19%) MCSA
5 8 (4.19%) CCNA
5 8 (4.19%) RHCE
5 8 (4.19%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (2.09%) MCITP
8 3 (1.57%) MCDST
8 3 (1.57%) MCTS
8 3 (1.57%) ISEB
8 3 (1.57%) MCP
9 2 (1.05%) MCSE
10 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.52%) PhD
10 1 (0.52%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.81%) SLA
2 3 (1.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 53 (27.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 45 (23.56%) Active Directory
3 30 (15.71%) XenApp
3 30 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (14.14%) VMware ESX
5 23 (12.04%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (6.28%) Hyper-V
7 5 (2.62%) PowerHA
8 4 (2.09%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.05%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.52%) vSphere
10 1 (0.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 62 (32.46%) Tivoli
2 35 (18.32%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
2 35 (18.32%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 35 (18.32%) Tivoli NetView
3 27 (14.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 18 (9.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 8 (4.19%) Puppet
6 4 (2.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (1.57%) SCCM
8 2 (1.05%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.52%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 82 (42.93%) VMware
2 79 (41.36%) Microsoft
3 55 (28.80%) Citrix
4 48 (25.13%) IBM
5 41 (21.47%) Cisco
6 37 (19.37%) Oracle
7 31 (16.23%) HP
8 26 (13.61%) Intel
9 18 (9.42%) Symantec
10 12 (6.28%) Red Hat
11 10 (5.24%) NetApp
12 7 (3.66%) ProCurve
13 1 (0.52%) Kofax
13 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.52%) Apple
13 1 (0.52%) Sage
13 1 (0.52%) EMC
13 1 (0.52%) QNX
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