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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 136 141 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 22.37% 16.95% 17.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.38% 60.52% 74.29%
Number of salaries quoted 115 134 96
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,650 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,417 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
208 233 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 34.21% 28.00% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 181 215 132
Average salary £36,000 £31,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 +8 61 £35,000 +12.90% 7
Taunton +7 12 £30,500 -6.15% 2
Street +15 10 £47,500 +42.64% 1
Yeovil +2 8 £33,800 -0.58% 1
Clevedon - 5 £26,500 -
Bridgwater - 4 £28,750 -
Ilminster - 1 £22,500 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 78 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 68 (28.33%) SQL
3 65 (27.08%) SQL Server
4 60 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 58 (24.17%) Active Directory
6 57 (23.75%) VMware
7 51 (21.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 47 (19.58%) C#
9 45 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
10 43 (17.92%) Linux
11 40 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 40 (16.67%) TCP/IP
12 39 (16.25%) LAN
13 37 (15.42%) .NET
14 36 (15.00%) MS Exchange
14 36 (15.00%) SAN
15 32 (13.33%) IIS
16 31 (12.92%) HTML
16 31 (12.92%) Firewall
16 31 (12.92%) Degree
16 31 (12.92%) Windows Server 2012
17 30 (12.50%) WAN
18 29 (12.08%) ITIL
18 29 (12.08%) VMware Infrastructure
19 27 (11.25%) SCCM
19 27 (11.25%) CSS
20 26 (10.83%) SharePoint
20 26 (10.83%) vSphere
21 25 (10.42%) DNS
21 25 (10.42%) Software Engineering

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 36 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 32 (13.33%) IIS
3 26 (10.83%) SharePoint
4 14 (5.83%) Apache
5 6 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.08%) IBM Notes
7 4 (1.67%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.25%) Lync
9 1 (0.42%) WorkSite
Applications
1 40 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 22 (9.17%) MS Office
3 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.83%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.42%) assyst
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.50%) Office 365
2 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 39 (16.25%) LAN
3 36 (15.00%) SAN
4 31 (12.92%) Firewall
5 30 (12.50%) WAN
6 25 (10.42%) DNS
7 21 (8.75%) VPN
7 21 (8.75%) Wireless
8 18 (7.50%) WLAN
9 14 (5.83%) DHCP
10 11 (4.58%) MPLS
11 8 (3.33%) NAS
12 6 (2.50%) IPsec
12 6 (2.50%) Ethernet
12 6 (2.50%) VoIP
12 6 (2.50%) SSL
13 5 (2.08%) FTP
13 5 (2.08%) VLAN
14 4 (1.67%) Wireshark
14 4 (1.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.33%) MySQL
3 17 (7.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.92%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.25%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (5.42%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.33%) Trac
3 8 (3.33%) PEAR
3 8 (3.33%) PHPUnit
3 8 (3.33%) Visual Studio
3 8 (3.33%) Bugzilla
3 8 (3.33%) Subversion
4 4 (1.67%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.25%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.83%) JIRA
6 2 (0.83%) FishEye
6 2 (0.83%) SpecFlow
General
1 19 (7.92%) Telecoms
2 18 (7.50%) Finance
2 18 (7.50%) Advertising
3 12 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.17%) Legal
5 9 (3.75%) Marketing
6 8 (3.33%) Military
7 3 (1.25%) French Language
8 2 (0.83%) Law
9 1 (0.42%) Retail
9 1 (0.42%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.42%) German Language
9 1 (0.42%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 54 (22.50%) Developer
2 50 (20.83%) Analyst
3 35 (14.58%) Support Analyst
4 27 (11.25%) Support Engineer
5 21 (8.75%) Systems Support
6 18 (7.50%) Software Engineer
6 18 (7.50%) C# Developer
6 18 (7.50%) .NET Developer
7 16 (6.67%) Team Leader
8 15 (6.25%) Network Engineer
9 14 (5.83%) C# .NET Developer
10 13 (5.42%) Systems Analyst
10 13 (5.42%) Systems Engineer
11 12 (5.00%) Applications Support
11 12 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
11 12 (5.00%) Installations Engineer
11 12 (5.00%) Systems Support Analyst
11 12 (5.00%) IT Support
12 11 (4.58%) Network Team Leader
12 11 (4.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (15.42%) .NET
2 31 (12.92%) HTML
3 27 (11.25%) CSS
4 20 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 18 (7.50%) .NET Framework
6 16 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (6.25%) Entity Framework
7 15 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 14 (5.83%) XML
9 11 (4.58%) jQuery
10 8 (3.33%) Ajax
11 6 (2.50%) WCF
12 5 (2.08%) Web Services
13 3 (1.25%) STL
13 3 (1.25%) JSON
13 3 (1.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 2 (0.83%) Application Packaging
14 2 (0.83%) WPF
14 2 (0.83%) OpenGL
14 2 (0.83%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.83%) Web 2.0
2 13 (5.42%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (4.58%) Mathematics
3 11 (4.58%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.17%) 3D Graphics
4 10 (4.17%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.33%) Graphic Design
5 8 (3.33%) Photography
6 4 (1.67%) Replication
7 3 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.83%) Machine to Machine
8 2 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.83%) Clustering
8 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.83%) EPoS
8 2 (0.83%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.42%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.42%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 60 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 51 (21.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 43 (17.92%) Linux
4 31 (12.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (7.08%) UNIX
6 16 (6.67%) Windows 2000
6 16 (6.67%) Windows XP
7 15 (6.25%) Windows 7
8 14 (5.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (4.17%) CentOS
10 7 (2.92%) Windows 8
11 6 (2.50%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.50%) Android
12 3 (1.25%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.83%) HPUX
13 2 (0.83%) Solaris
14 1 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (12.08%) ITIL
3 25 (10.42%) Software Engineering
4 22 (9.17%) Scrum
5 21 (8.75%) Migration
6 18 (7.50%) Service Management
7 17 (7.08%) Service Delivery
7 17 (7.08%) MVC
8 15 (6.25%) Project Management
9 13 (5.42%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (4.17%) CRM
11 10 (4.17%) E-Commerce
12 9 (3.75%) Asset Management
12 9 (3.75%) Software Testing
13 8 (3.33%) Workflow
13 8 (3.33%) OO
13 8 (3.33%) Configuration Management
13 8 (3.33%) Problem Management
13 8 (3.33%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 68 (28.33%) SQL
2 47 (19.58%) C#
3 23 (9.58%) T-SQL
4 21 (8.75%) C++
4 21 (8.75%) JavaScript
5 15 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 14 (5.83%) Java
7 12 (5.00%) PHP
8 9 (3.75%) C
8 9 (3.75%) PowerShell
9 8 (3.33%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.67%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.25%) Embedded C
11 3 (1.25%) VB
12 2 (0.83%) Perl
12 2 (0.83%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.83%) Ruby
13 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.42%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (12.92%) Degree
2 22 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (9.17%) MCSE
3 15 (6.25%) CCNA
3 15 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (4.58%) Security Cleared
5 9 (3.75%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.92%) DV Cleared
6 7 (2.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (1.67%) MCITP
7 4 (1.67%) CCA
7 4 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.25%) MCSA
9 2 (0.83%) HNC
9 2 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.42%) MOS
10 1 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.42%) HND
10 1 (0.42%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.17%) SLA
2 7 (2.92%) QA
3 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (24.17%) Active Directory
2 29 (12.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (10.83%) vSphere
4 4 (1.67%) VirtualBox
4 4 (1.67%) Terminal Services
4 4 (1.67%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.25%) vCloud
6 2 (0.83%) NFS
6 2 (0.83%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.83%) Postfix
6 2 (0.83%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 27 (11.25%) SCCM
2 13 (5.42%) SCOM
3 8 (3.33%) Puppet
4 4 (1.67%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.25%) WSUS
6 2 (0.83%) Cacti
6 2 (0.83%) Cobbler
6 2 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.83%) SmokePing
6 2 (0.83%) Icinga
6 2 (0.83%) Graphite
6 2 (0.83%) Nagios
Vendors
1 78 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 57 (23.75%) VMware
3 20 (8.33%) Oracle
4 17 (7.08%) Cisco
5 11 (4.58%) Juniper
5 11 (4.58%) SonicWALL
6 10 (4.17%) HP
7 9 (3.75%) Citrix
8 7 (2.92%) Veeam
8 7 (2.92%) Red Hat
9 6 (2.50%) Sage
10 5 (2.08%) Lotus
11 4 (1.67%) Siemens
11 4 (1.67%) Adobe
12 3 (1.25%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.25%) Trapeze
13 1 (0.42%) JD Edwards
13 1 (0.42%) Motorola
13 1 (0.42%) Sophos
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