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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 84 79 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 27.27% 22.97% 15.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 83.17% 46.75% 56.00%
Number of salaries quoted 79 66 25
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,589 £39,000
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
101 169 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 32.79% 49.13% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 94 150 47
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
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 1 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 56 (37.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 55 (36.67%) VMware
4 51 (34.00%) Microsoft
5 49 (32.67%) SQL Server
6 47 (31.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 46 (30.67%) SQL
8 39 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 38 (25.33%) Security Cleared
10 37 (24.67%) Linux
10 37 (24.67%) Citrix
11 35 (23.33%) Active Directory
12 33 (22.00%) XenApp
13 32 (21.33%) MS Excel
14 31 (20.67%) Perl
14 31 (20.67%) ITIL
14 31 (20.67%) Shell Script
15 30 (20.00%) C#
15 30 (20.00%) Oracle
15 30 (20.00%) SC Cleared
15 30 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 30 (20.00%) Windows 7
16 28 (18.67%) .NET
16 28 (18.67%) Windows XP
16 28 (18.67%) Internet
17 27 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
18 26 (17.33%) ASP.NET
18 26 (17.33%) Clustering
18 26 (17.33%) DV Cleared
19 25 (16.67%) Service Delivery

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 19 (12.67%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (4.67%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.00%) Apache
4 6 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.33%) IIS
6 4 (2.67%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.67%) Lync
Applications
1 32 (21.33%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (8.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.33%) Maximo
3 1 (0.67%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.00%) Office 365
2 6 (4.00%) SaaS
3 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (18.67%) Internet
2 17 (11.33%) DNS
3 15 (10.00%) Firewall
4 14 (9.33%) SAN
5 13 (8.67%) DHCP
6 10 (6.67%) NetScaler
7 7 (4.67%) Wireshark
7 7 (4.67%) iSCSI
8 6 (4.00%) VPN
9 5 (3.33%) LAN
9 5 (3.33%) WAN
9 5 (3.33%) NAS
10 4 (2.67%) TCP/IP
11 2 (1.33%) VoIP
11 2 (1.33%) Wireless
11 2 (1.33%) SSL
12 1 (0.67%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (0.67%) IPsec
12 1 (0.67%) VLAN
12 1 (0.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (32.67%) SQL Server
2 30 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.00%) DB2
3 9 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.00%) DTS
5 3 (2.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (9.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (8.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.67%) JIRA
4 1 (0.67%) Subversion
General
1 14 (9.33%) Finance
2 13 (8.67%) Back Office
3 4 (2.67%) Advertising
4 3 (2.00%) Retail
4 3 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (20.00%) Developer
2 26 (17.33%) Administrator
3 21 (14.00%) Systems Administrator
4 19 (12.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (11.33%) Linux Administrator
5 17 (11.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 16 (10.67%) Support Engineer
7 14 (9.33%) Linux Engineer
7 14 (9.33%) C# Developer
7 14 (9.33%) Tivoli Specialist
8 13 (8.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 13 (8.67%) Team Leader
9 12 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (8.00%) .NET Developer
9 12 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (6.00%) Java Developer
11 8 (5.33%) Server Specialist
11 8 (5.33%) Windows Server Specialist
12 7 (4.67%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (18.67%) .NET
2 26 (17.33%) ASP.NET
3 15 (10.00%) XML
4 9 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (6.00%) Web Services
5 7 (4.67%) HTML
5 7 (4.67%) CSS
6 6 (4.00%) J2EE
6 6 (4.00%) Spring
7 3 (2.00%) J2SE
7 3 (2.00%) WPF
7 3 (2.00%) JSP
7 3 (2.00%) Servlets
8 2 (1.33%) jQuery
8 2 (1.33%) JPA
8 2 (1.33%) REST
8 2 (1.33%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.67%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.67%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.33%) Clustering
2 18 (12.00%) Open Source
3 16 (10.67%) Derivative
3 16 (10.67%) HACMP
4 8 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.67%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.00%) Replication
8 2 (1.33%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.67%) Kindle
9 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 78 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 56 (37.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 47 (31.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 37 (24.67%) Linux
5 30 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 28 (18.67%) Windows XP
7 22 (14.67%) UNIX
8 19 (12.67%) CentOS
9 17 (11.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (10.67%) Oracle Linux
10 16 (10.67%) AIX
11 13 (8.67%) Windows 2000
12 9 (6.00%) Windows 8
12 9 (6.00%) Android
13 5 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (2.00%) Windows NT
15 2 (1.33%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.67%) ITIL
2 27 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 22 (14.67%) Security Management
5 20 (13.33%) Software Testing
6 18 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 14 (9.33%) OO
8 13 (8.67%) CRM
9 11 (7.33%) MVC
10 10 (6.67%) Migration
11 9 (6.00%) TDD
11 9 (6.00%) Change Management
11 9 (6.00%) OOD
11 9 (6.00%) Problem Management
11 9 (6.00%) Unit Testing
11 9 (6.00%) Domain-Driven Design
11 9 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (6.00%) Mobile Development
12 7 (4.67%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (4.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 46 (30.67%) SQL
2 31 (20.67%) Perl
2 31 (20.67%) Shell Script
3 30 (20.00%) C#
4 16 (10.67%) Bash Shell
4 16 (10.67%) Python
5 13 (8.67%) VB.NET
5 13 (8.67%) Java
6 10 (6.67%) VB
7 9 (6.00%) T-SQL
8 8 (5.33%) VBScript
9 7 (4.67%) JavaScript
9 7 (4.67%) C++
9 7 (4.67%) C
10 3 (2.00%) PHP
11 1 (0.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 38 (25.33%) Security Cleared
2 30 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 26 (17.33%) DV Cleared
4 19 (12.67%) Degree
5 16 (10.67%) RHCE
5 16 (10.67%) RHCSA
6 12 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (5.33%) MCSE
8 7 (4.67%) CCA
8 7 (4.67%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (2.67%) CCNA
9 4 (2.67%) MCP
9 4 (2.67%) MCITP
10 2 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.33%) MCDST
10 2 (1.33%) MCTS
10 2 (1.33%) PhD
10 2 (1.33%) MCSA
11 1 (0.67%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (23.33%) Active Directory
3 33 (22.00%) XenApp
4 22 (14.67%) VMware ESX
5 21 (14.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 16 (10.67%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (9.33%) XenDesktop
8 10 (6.67%) vSphere
8 10 (6.67%) XenServer
8 10 (6.67%) Hyper-V
9 7 (4.67%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (4.67%) Terminal Services
10 4 (2.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 21 (14.00%) Tivoli
2 16 (10.67%) Puppet
3 15 (10.00%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
3 15 (10.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 15 (10.00%) Tivoli NetView
4 13 (8.67%) SCCM
5 11 (7.33%) EdgeSight
6 8 (5.33%) SCOM
7 6 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (3.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.67%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.67%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 55 (36.67%) VMware
2 51 (34.00%) Microsoft
3 37 (24.67%) Citrix
4 30 (20.00%) Oracle
5 24 (16.00%) HP
6 18 (12.00%) Cisco
6 18 (12.00%) Red Hat
7 14 (9.33%) IBM
8 13 (8.67%) Sage
8 13 (8.67%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (7.33%) AppSense
10 9 (6.00%) Apple
11 5 (3.33%) Symantec
11 5 (3.33%) Intel
12 3 (2.00%) NetApp
12 3 (2.00%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.33%) Dell
13 2 (1.33%) SonicWALL
14 1 (0.67%) Kaspersky
14 1 (0.67%) Kaseya
Portsmouth
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Yourcentre Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago
Portsmouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago