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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 5 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 136 117 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 20.42% 17.54% 11.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.54% 65.00% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 121 104 52
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,950 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,550 £47,300
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
221 180 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 33.18% 26.99% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 192 164 88
Average salary £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,436 £24,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bath +1 77 £30,500 -8.27% 15
Taunton -3 23 £36,700 -19.34% 9
Street - 5 £43,750 - 2
Clevedon +1 4 £19,500 -26.41%
Yeovil -13 4 £34,000 +13.33% 2
Cheddar 0 2 £27,500 +34.14%
Templecombe - 2 - -
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £42,024 - 2
Winscombe - 1 £30,000 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 123 (49.00%) SQL Server
2 70 (27.89%) Finance
3 58 (23.11%) C#
3 58 (23.11%) SQL
4 57 (22.71%) VMware
5 53 (21.12%) .NET
6 50 (19.92%) Degree
7 48 (19.12%) XML
8 45 (17.93%) Oracle
9 44 (17.53%) Microsoft
10 40 (15.94%) Service Management
10 40 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
11 39 (15.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 38 (15.14%) Relational Database
13 37 (14.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 37 (14.74%) Active Directory
13 37 (14.74%) Web Services
14 36 (14.34%) Windows Server 2008
15 35 (13.94%) MS Exchange
16 34 (13.55%) ASP.NET
17 33 (13.15%) Service Delivery
17 33 (13.15%) ITSM
17 33 (13.15%) SQL Server 2008
18 32 (12.75%) Windows Server 2003
19 31 (12.35%) C++
19 31 (12.35%) Linux
19 31 (12.35%) MVC
20 30 (11.95%) VMware Infrastructure
20 30 (11.95%) ASP.NET MVC
21 29 (11.55%) Software Engineering

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 35 (13.94%) MS Exchange
2 20 (7.97%) IIS
3 19 (7.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (2.79%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.99%) OpenStack
5 5 (1.99%) Apache
6 2 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.80%) CMS
6 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.40%) WordPress
7 1 (0.40%) Moodle
7 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.40%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.40%) Lync
7 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.40%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 22 (8.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.39%) MS Office
3 2 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.16%) LAN
2 16 (6.37%) SAN
3 14 (5.58%) Firewall
4 13 (5.18%) WAN
5 12 (4.78%) DNS
6 11 (4.38%) DHCP
7 9 (3.59%) TCP/IP
7 9 (3.59%) VPN
8 6 (2.39%) NAS
9 3 (1.20%) VoIP
10 2 (0.80%) WLAN
10 2 (0.80%) FTP
10 2 (0.80%) ADSL
10 2 (0.80%) Internet
10 2 (0.80%) Wireless
10 2 (0.80%) SSH
10 2 (0.80%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.80%) VLAN
11 1 (0.40%) Nortel Meridian
11 1 (0.40%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (49.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (15.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (15.14%) Relational Database
4 37 (14.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (13.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (3.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.79%) MySQL
8 2 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.40%) DB2
9 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 29 (11.55%) Visual Studio
2 13 (5.18%) Selenium
2 13 (5.18%) Xcode
2 13 (5.18%) JMeter
3 8 (3.19%) NUnit
4 7 (2.79%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (2.79%) Moq
4 7 (2.79%) MSTest
5 5 (1.99%) PHPUnit
5 5 (1.99%) PEAR
6 4 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.80%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.40%) MSI
General
1 70 (27.89%) Finance
2 29 (11.55%) Manufacturing
3 12 (4.78%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.39%) Retail
5 4 (1.59%) Games
5 4 (1.59%) Banking
6 2 (0.80%) Military
6 2 (0.80%) Electronics
7 1 (0.40%) Marketing
7 1 (0.40%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) Front Office
7 1 (0.40%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 77 (30.68%) Developer
2 61 (24.30%) Analyst
3 40 (15.94%) Support Analyst
4 39 (15.54%) Applications Support
5 33 (13.15%) Senior Analyst
6 25 (9.96%) Applications Support Analyst
6 25 (9.96%) Senior Support Analyst
6 25 (9.96%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 24 (9.56%) Support Engineer
8 23 (9.16%) Software Engineer
8 23 (9.16%) C# Developer
9 20 (7.97%) C# .NET Developer
10 19 (7.57%) Web Developer
11 18 (7.17%) Software Developer
12 17 (6.77%) Team Leader
13 15 (5.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 14 (5.58%) .NET Developer
14 14 (5.58%) Support Team Leader
15 11 (4.38%) Systems Engineer
16 10 (3.98%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (21.12%) .NET
2 48 (19.12%) XML
3 37 (14.74%) Web Services
4 34 (13.55%) ASP.NET
5 30 (11.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (9.56%) WPF
6 24 (9.56%) HTML
7 23 (9.16%) SOAP
8 22 (8.76%) WinForms
8 22 (8.76%) JSON
8 22 (8.76%) RESTful
9 21 (8.37%) CSS
10 19 (7.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 19 (7.57%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (5.58%) Silverlight
12 9 (3.59%) Sass
12 9 (3.59%) LESS
12 9 (3.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (3.59%) jQuery
12 9 (3.59%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.96%) Computer Science
2 21 (8.37%) Mathematics
3 14 (5.58%) Blackberry
3 14 (5.58%) Mobile App
4 13 (5.18%) iPhone
4 13 (5.18%) iPad
5 10 (3.98%) Digital Media
6 7 (2.79%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (2.79%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.99%) Fat Client
7 5 (1.99%) Thin Client
8 4 (1.59%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.59%) Replication
9 3 (1.20%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.20%) CUDA
9 3 (1.20%) GPGPU
10 2 (0.80%) Clustering
10 2 (0.80%) Statistics
10 2 (0.80%) Open Source
10 2 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (14.34%) Windows Server 2008
2 32 (12.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 31 (12.35%) Linux
4 22 (8.76%) Windows 7
5 19 (7.57%) Apple iOS
5 19 (7.57%) Android
6 16 (6.37%) Windows 8
7 14 (5.58%) Windows XP
8 12 (4.78%) Windows Phone
9 10 (3.98%) Windows 2000
10 6 (2.39%) Solaris
11 5 (1.99%) Mac OS
11 5 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (1.99%) UNIX
12 3 (1.20%) Windows Phone 7
12 3 (1.20%) Windows Phone 8
12 3 (1.20%) AIX
13 2 (0.80%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (15.94%) Service Management
1 40 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (13.15%) Service Delivery
2 33 (13.15%) ITSM
3 31 (12.35%) MVC
4 29 (11.55%) Software Engineering
5 28 (11.16%) Workflow
6 22 (8.76%) Root Cause Analysis
7 21 (8.37%) Web Development
8 19 (7.57%) CRM
9 18 (7.17%) OO
9 18 (7.17%) ITIL
10 17 (6.77%) Project Management
10 17 (6.77%) Test Automation
11 16 (6.37%) MVVM
11 16 (6.37%) TDD
12 15 (5.98%) CAD
12 15 (5.98%) OOD
13 14 (5.58%) Software Testing
14 13 (5.18%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 58 (23.11%) C#
1 58 (23.11%) SQL
2 31 (12.35%) C++
3 15 (5.98%) C
4 12 (4.78%) XAML
5 10 (3.98%) T-SQL
6 7 (2.79%) PHP
7 6 (2.39%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.99%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.99%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.59%) Python
9 4 (1.59%) Ruby
10 2 (0.80%) Java
10 2 (0.80%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.40%) XPath
11 1 (0.40%) PHP5
11 1 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (19.92%) Degree
2 10 (3.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (3.98%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.79%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.99%) MCP
5 4 (1.59%) MCSE
6 3 (1.20%) MCITP
6 3 (1.20%) CCNA
6 3 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.80%) MCSA
7 2 (0.80%) MCDBA
7 2 (0.80%) MCAD
7 2 (0.80%) MCSD
7 2 (0.80%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (0.80%) MCTS
7 2 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.40%) ACSP
8 1 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.40%) CWNA
8 1 (0.40%) CNE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.96%) SLA
2 2 (0.80%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (14.74%) Active Directory
2 30 (11.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.79%) XenApp
3 7 (2.79%) vSphere
4 5 (1.99%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.59%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.20%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.80%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.40%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (2.39%) SCCM
2 4 (1.59%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.80%) Nagios
4 1 (0.40%) SCOM
4 1 (0.40%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.40%) WSUS
4 1 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.40%) MOM
Vendors
1 57 (22.71%) VMware
2 45 (17.93%) Oracle
3 44 (17.53%) Microsoft
4 19 (7.57%) Citrix
5 13 (5.18%) Cisco
6 7 (2.79%) HP
7 6 (2.39%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.99%) LANDesk
8 5 (1.99%) Trapeze
9 4 (1.59%) Sage
9 4 (1.59%) Sun
10 3 (1.20%) Apple
11 2 (0.80%) SAP
11 2 (0.80%) McAfee
11 2 (0.80%) Veritas
11 2 (0.80%) Juniper
11 2 (0.80%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.80%) BT
11 2 (0.80%) Aruba
11 2 (0.80%) Veeam
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