The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 15 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 79 118 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 13.53% 17.33% 19.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.52% 56.19% 54.95%
Number of salaries quoted 72 101 119
Average salary £31,000 £40,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.45% +26.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Windows
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
135 210 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 23.12% 30.84% 35.58%
Number of salaries quoted 127 182 214
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 47 £35,000 -6.66% 7
Clevedon 0 9 £21,000 -36.36% 1
Taunton +4 7 £22,500 -40.00%
Street -8 6 £24,500 -48.42%
Wells - 2 £37,500 -
Yeovil - 1 £52,500 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 79 (32.64%) SQL Server
2 63 (26.03%) ITIL
3 62 (25.62%) Microsoft
3 62 (25.62%) VMware
4 60 (24.79%) MS Excel
5 59 (24.38%) SQL
6 57 (23.55%) Linux
7 51 (21.07%) MS Exchange
8 50 (20.66%) IIS
9 48 (19.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 47 (19.42%) Active Directory
11 43 (17.77%) Degree
12 40 (16.53%) Windows Server 2008
13 37 (15.29%) HTML
14 34 (14.05%) C#
14 34 (14.05%) Windows 7
14 34 (14.05%) Windows 8
15 33 (13.64%) SCCM
16 32 (13.22%) DNS
17 30 (12.40%) MySQL
17 30 (12.40%) Windows Server 2012
18 29 (11.98%) XML
18 29 (11.98%) Windows Server 2003
19 28 (11.57%) Line Management
20 27 (11.16%) SLA
20 27 (11.16%) Software Engineering
21 26 (10.74%) C++
21 26 (10.74%) Oracle
21 26 (10.74%) Apache
21 26 (10.74%) Firewall

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 51 (21.07%) MS Exchange
2 50 (20.66%) IIS
3 26 (10.74%) Apache
4 18 (7.44%) SharePoint
4 18 (7.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (6.20%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (3.72%) Commerce Server
8 8 (3.31%) Lotus Domino
8 8 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (2.48%) Tomcat
10 5 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (1.65%) Lync
12 3 (1.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2000
14 1 (0.41%) Node.js
14 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 60 (24.79%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.02%) MS Office
3 6 (2.48%) Photoshop
3 6 (2.48%) Acrobat
3 6 (2.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (2.48%) InDesign
4 4 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (3.72%) Fredhopper
2 4 (1.65%) assyst
3 3 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.24%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.79%) GitHub
2 4 (1.65%) Office 365
3 3 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (13.22%) DNS
2 26 (10.74%) Firewall
3 23 (9.50%) DHCP
4 20 (8.26%) TCP/IP
5 16 (6.61%) VPN
6 15 (6.20%) SAN
6 15 (6.20%) WAN
6 15 (6.20%) LAN
7 12 (4.96%) Internet
8 6 (2.48%) Intranet
9 4 (1.65%) SSL
10 3 (1.24%) LDAP
10 3 (1.24%) FTP
10 3 (1.24%) Wireless
10 3 (1.24%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (0.83%) Structured Cabling
11 2 (0.83%) VLAN
11 2 (0.83%) HTTP
11 2 (0.83%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.83%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (32.64%) SQL Server
2 30 (12.40%) MySQL
3 16 (6.61%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (6.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (5.79%) Xcode
3 7 (2.89%) NUnit
3 7 (2.89%) PEAR
4 6 (2.48%) Dreamweaver
4 6 (2.48%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.07%) Bugzilla
5 5 (2.07%) Subversion
5 5 (2.07%) PHPUnit
5 5 (2.07%) Trac
6 4 (1.65%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.65%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.41%) JIRA
7 1 (0.41%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.41%) FishEye
General
1 23 (9.50%) Finance
2 13 (5.37%) Advertising
3 10 (4.13%) Retail
4 9 (3.72%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.31%) Games
6 6 (2.48%) Marketing
7 2 (0.83%) Law
8 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (20.66%) Analyst
2 46 (19.01%) Support Engineer
3 34 (14.05%) Developer
4 31 (12.81%) Support Analyst
5 23 (9.50%) Technical Support
6 22 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
6 22 (9.09%) Consultant
7 21 (8.68%) Software Engineer
7 21 (8.68%) IT Support
8 16 (6.61%) Applications Support
9 15 (6.20%) 2nd Line Support
9 15 (6.20%) Applications Support Analyst
10 14 (5.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 14 (5.79%) Build Engineer
11 13 (5.37%) Support Consultant
11 13 (5.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (5.37%) Team Leader
11 13 (5.37%) Technical Support Consultant
12 12 (4.96%) Help Desk Support
13 11 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (15.29%) HTML
2 29 (11.98%) XML
3 22 (9.09%) .NET
4 13 (5.37%) ASP.NET
5 12 (4.96%) .NET Framework
6 11 (4.55%) CSS
7 9 (3.72%) Web Services
8 7 (2.89%) JSON
8 7 (2.89%) Ajax
8 7 (2.89%) Symfony
8 7 (2.89%) CakePHP
8 7 (2.89%) jQuery
8 7 (2.89%) HTML5
9 6 (2.48%) Middleware
9 6 (2.48%) WF
10 5 (2.07%) WPF
10 5 (2.07%) WinForms
11 4 (1.65%) OpenGL
11 4 (1.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (1.65%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.61%) Mathematics
1 16 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.79%) Digital Media
3 12 (4.96%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.72%) Client/Server
5 8 (3.31%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.89%) iPad
6 7 (2.89%) Smartphone
7 6 (2.48%) Graphic Design
8 4 (1.65%) 3D Graphics
8 4 (1.65%) Web 2.0
9 3 (1.24%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.24%) Streaming Video
9 3 (1.24%) Clustering
10 2 (0.83%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.83%) PDA
11 1 (0.41%) Human Factors
11 1 (0.41%) AS400
11 1 (0.41%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.41%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 57 (23.55%) Linux
2 40 (16.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (14.05%) Windows 7
3 34 (14.05%) Windows 8
4 30 (12.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (11.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (7.02%) Android
6 17 (7.02%) Apple iOS
7 14 (5.79%) UNIX
8 13 (5.37%) Windows XP
9 7 (2.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.65%) CentOS
10 4 (1.65%) AIX
11 3 (1.24%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.24%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (26.03%) ITIL
2 28 (11.57%) Line Management
3 27 (11.16%) Software Engineering
4 24 (9.92%) Service Delivery
4 24 (9.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (8.68%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (6.61%) Scrum
6 16 (6.61%) Unit Testing
7 15 (6.20%) Mentoring
8 13 (5.37%) E-Commerce
9 12 (4.96%) PRINCE2
9 12 (4.96%) Project Management
10 11 (4.55%) OO
11 10 (4.13%) Service Management
12 9 (3.72%) CRM
12 9 (3.72%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (3.72%) Performance Management
13 8 (3.31%) Revenue Management
13 8 (3.31%) Software Testing
13 8 (3.31%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 59 (24.38%) SQL
2 34 (14.05%) C#
3 26 (10.74%) C++
4 19 (7.85%) JavaScript
5 14 (5.79%) T-SQL
6 13 (5.37%) Bash Shell
7 11 (4.55%) Java
7 11 (4.55%) PowerShell
8 8 (3.31%) Shell Script
8 8 (3.31%) VB.NET
9 7 (2.89%) PHP
9 7 (2.89%) PHP5
9 7 (2.89%) C
10 6 (2.48%) Perl
10 6 (2.48%) VB
11 3 (1.24%) VBScript
12 2 (0.83%) Fortran
13 1 (0.41%) XAML
13 1 (0.41%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 43 (17.77%) Degree
2 14 (5.79%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.31%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.24%) MCITP
7 3 (1.24%) MCP
7 3 (1.24%) MCSE
8 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.16%) SLA
2 3 (1.24%) QA
System Software
1 48 (19.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (19.42%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.65%) VirtualBox
5 3 (1.24%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.24%) Kerio MailServer
6 2 (0.83%) NFS
6 2 (0.83%) MetaFrame
6 2 (0.83%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.41%) Xen
7 1 (0.41%) XenServer
7 1 (0.41%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 33 (13.64%) SCCM
2 11 (4.55%) Nagios
2 11 (4.55%) WSUS
3 8 (3.31%) SCOM
4 4 (1.65%) Puppet
5 2 (0.83%) Hyperic
5 2 (0.83%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.41%) Netcool
Vendors
1 62 (25.62%) Microsoft
1 62 (25.62%) VMware
2 26 (10.74%) Oracle
3 25 (10.33%) Cisco
4 14 (5.79%) IBM
5 12 (4.96%) Apple
6 10 (4.13%) Red Hat
6 10 (4.13%) NetApp
7 9 (3.72%) CheckPoint
7 9 (3.72%) EPiServer
7 9 (3.72%) hybris
8 7 (2.89%) Juniper
8 7 (2.89%) Citrix
9 6 (2.48%) Adobe
9 6 (2.48%) HP
10 5 (2.07%) SonicWALL
11 3 (1.24%) Mitel
11 3 (1.24%) ProCurve
11 3 (1.24%) Infor
11 3 (1.24%) Kerio
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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University of Bath
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Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £18-23,000 + 10% Bonus
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
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