The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 141 93 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 17.69% 16.52% 14.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.12% 68.38% 47.85%
Number of salaries quoted 135 86 68
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
207 136 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 25.97% 24.16% 29.42%
Number of salaries quoted 200 124 147
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
South West

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Windows
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Somerset region.

Windows Salary Trend in Somerset

Windows
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Somerset

Windows
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -1 89 £30,000 +13.20% 21
Street -4 13 £33,300 -58.37%
Taunton -9 7 £32,500 +10.16% 2
Minehead - 4 £25,000 -
Yeovil -1 2 £29,000 -38.94% 3
Weston-super-Mare - 2 £21,264 -
Templecombe -1 1 - -
Highbridge - 1 £37,500 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

1 120 (44.28%) SQL Server
2 89 (32.84%) Microsoft
3 78 (28.78%) SQL
4 65 (23.99%) VMware
5 63 (23.25%) IIS
5 63 (23.25%) MS Excel
5 63 (23.25%) Degree
6 60 (22.14%) C#
6 60 (22.14%) Active Directory
7 54 (19.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 52 (19.19%) MS Exchange
9 46 (16.97%) Linux
10 45 (16.61%) VMware Infrastructure
11 43 (15.87%) HTML
11 43 (15.87%) .NET
12 42 (15.50%) Finance
13 38 (14.02%) Windows Server 2003
14 36 (13.28%) Manufacturing
15 35 (12.92%) XML
16 34 (12.55%) Software Engineering
16 34 (12.55%) Windows Server 2012
17 33 (12.18%) Mathematics
17 33 (12.18%) Windows 7
17 33 (12.18%) Internet
18 32 (11.81%) Retail
19 31 (11.44%) CSS
19 31 (11.44%) ASP.NET
19 31 (11.44%) Web Development
20 30 (11.07%) LAN
21 29 (10.70%) Service Delivery

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 63 (23.25%) IIS
2 52 (19.19%) MS Exchange
3 27 (9.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (9.23%) BizTalk Server
4 25 (9.23%) Commerce Server
5 20 (7.38%) Apache
6 17 (6.27%) SharePoint
7 9 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.11%) Lync
9 3 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.74%) Drupal
11 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 63 (23.25%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.17%) MS Office
3 2 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (9.23%) Fredhopper
2 2 (0.74%) assyst
2 2 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.37%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.11%) Office 365
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (12.18%) Internet
2 30 (11.07%) LAN
3 28 (10.33%) Firewall
4 24 (8.86%) SAN
5 23 (8.49%) DNS
6 20 (7.38%) DHCP
7 17 (6.27%) WAN
8 14 (5.17%) VPN
9 9 (3.32%) TCP/IP
10 7 (2.58%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (2.58%) Intranet
11 6 (2.21%) VoIP
12 5 (1.85%) VLAN
12 5 (1.85%) Wireless
13 4 (1.48%) Structured Cabling
14 3 (1.11%) Ethernet
14 3 (1.11%) ADSL
14 3 (1.11%) IPv4
14 3 (1.11%) IPv6
15 2 (0.74%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (44.28%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.33%) Relational Database
3 21 (7.75%) MySQL
4 16 (5.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (5.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.48%) CouchDB
8 3 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (3.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (2.95%) Xcode
2 8 (2.95%) JMeter
2 8 (2.95%) PHPUnit
2 8 (2.95%) PEAR
2 8 (2.95%) Selenium
3 5 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.85%) Subversion
4 4 (1.48%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.11%) Trac
5 3 (1.11%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.37%) MSI
6 1 (0.37%) NUnit
General
1 42 (15.50%) Finance
2 36 (13.28%) Manufacturing
3 32 (11.81%) Retail
4 6 (2.21%) Electronics
5 5 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.48%) Advertising
6 4 (1.48%) Military
6 4 (1.48%) Banking
7 3 (1.11%) Marketing
7 3 (1.11%) Legal
8 2 (0.74%) Games
8 2 (0.74%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.37%) Law
9 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.37%) Front Office
9 1 (0.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 93 (34.32%) Analyst
2 49 (18.08%) Support Analyst
2 49 (18.08%) Support Engineer
3 43 (15.87%) Developer
4 31 (11.44%) Software Engineer
5 28 (10.33%) Applications Support
6 25 (9.23%) Applications Support Analyst
6 25 (9.23%) Technical Analyst
7 23 (8.49%) Technical Support
7 23 (8.49%) Senior Analyst
8 19 (7.01%) 2nd Line Support
8 19 (7.01%) Technical Support Engineer
8 19 (7.01%) .NET Developer
8 19 (7.01%) C# Developer
8 19 (7.01%) Technical Engineer
9 18 (6.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 18 (6.64%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (5.54%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
10 15 (5.54%) Senior Support Analyst
11 14 (5.17%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (15.87%) HTML
1 43 (15.87%) .NET
2 35 (12.92%) XML
3 31 (11.44%) CSS
3 31 (11.44%) ASP.NET
4 23 (8.49%) Web Services
5 21 (7.75%) WPF
6 18 (6.64%) Silverlight
6 18 (6.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (5.90%) WinForms
8 13 (4.80%) Sass
8 13 (4.80%) LESS
8 13 (4.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (4.43%) Ajax
10 11 (4.06%) jQuery
11 10 (3.69%) WCF
12 8 (2.95%) JSON
13 6 (2.21%) LAMP
13 6 (2.21%) SOAP
14 5 (1.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.18%) Mathematics
2 28 (10.33%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.17%) Management Information System
4 13 (4.80%) Client/Server
5 9 (3.32%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.32%) Blackberry
6 8 (2.95%) iPad
6 8 (2.95%) iPhone
7 5 (1.85%) Open Source
8 4 (1.48%) Replication
8 4 (1.48%) Statistics
9 3 (1.11%) PDA
10 2 (0.74%) Clustering
10 2 (0.74%) DTV
10 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.74%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.37%) CMDB
11 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.37%) EPoS
11 1 (0.37%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 54 (19.93%) Windows Server 2008
2 46 (16.97%) Linux
3 38 (14.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 34 (12.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (12.18%) Windows 7
6 17 (6.27%) Windows XP
7 15 (5.54%) Windows 8
8 13 (4.80%) Android
8 13 (4.80%) Apple iOS
9 9 (3.32%) UNIX
10 8 (2.95%) Windows 2000
11 5 (1.85%) AIX
12 4 (1.48%) Debian
12 4 (1.48%) Windows Phone
13 3 (1.11%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.11%) Windows Phone 8
13 3 (1.11%) Windows Phone 7
14 2 (0.74%) SUSE
14 2 (0.74%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (12.55%) Software Engineering
2 31 (11.44%) Web Development
3 29 (10.70%) Service Delivery
4 27 (9.96%) ITIL
5 25 (9.23%) E-Commerce
6 21 (7.75%) Service Management
6 21 (7.75%) CAD
7 20 (7.38%) Software Testing
8 19 (7.01%) MVC
9 18 (6.64%) OO
10 17 (6.27%) ITSM
11 16 (5.90%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
13 13 (4.80%) Workflow
14 12 (4.43%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (4.43%) OOD
15 10 (3.69%) Web Design
15 10 (3.69%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (3.32%) Project Management
17 8 (2.95%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (28.78%) SQL
2 60 (22.14%) C#
3 28 (10.33%) Java
4 25 (9.23%) C++
5 24 (8.86%) T-SQL
6 21 (7.75%) C
7 18 (6.64%) JavaScript
8 15 (5.54%) PowerShell
9 12 (4.43%) PHP
10 10 (3.69%) Python
10 10 (3.69%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.48%) XAML
11 4 (1.48%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.11%) Ruby
12 3 (1.11%) PHP5
12 3 (1.11%) Perl
12 3 (1.11%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.74%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.74%) VBScript
14 1 (0.37%) XPath
Qualifications
1 63 (23.25%) Degree
2 10 (3.69%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.95%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.85%) MCITP
6 3 (1.11%) MCSE
6 3 (1.11%) CCNA
6 3 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.74%) HND
7 2 (0.74%) MCP
7 2 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.37%) MCSA
8 1 (0.37%) MCT
8 1 (0.37%) Dell Certification
8 1 (0.37%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.37%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.33%) SLA
2 3 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 60 (22.14%) Active Directory
2 45 (16.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.80%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.58%) Terminal Services
5 5 (1.85%) Xen
5 5 (1.85%) XenServer
6 3 (1.11%) XenApp
6 3 (1.11%) MetaFrame
7 2 (0.74%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.37%) vSphere
8 1 (0.37%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 18 (6.64%) SCCM
2 11 (4.06%) WSUS
3 4 (1.48%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.74%) SCOM
4 2 (0.74%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.37%) MOM
5 1 (0.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 89 (32.84%) Microsoft
2 65 (23.99%) VMware
3 25 (9.23%) hybris
3 25 (9.23%) EPiServer
4 23 (8.49%) Oracle
4 23 (8.49%) Citrix
5 13 (4.80%) Cisco
5 13 (4.80%) HP
6 6 (2.21%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.85%) LANDesk
7 5 (1.85%) Trapeze
7 5 (1.85%) Dell
7 5 (1.85%) Sun
8 4 (1.48%) Apple
8 4 (1.48%) Sage
8 4 (1.48%) SAP
9 3 (1.11%) SonicWALL
9 3 (1.11%) IBM
9 3 (1.11%) Avaya
10 2 (0.74%) Intel
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