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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 16 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 110 59 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 18.36% 12.04% 20.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.95% 48.76% 56.16%
Number of salaries quoted 100 46 95
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £43,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
172 121 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 28.71% 24.69% 36.02%
Number of salaries quoted 155 106 174
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,853
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +3.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +11 37 £35,000 -1.40% 7
Taunton +4 36 £26,500 -3.63% 5
Bridgwater - 8 £20,500 -
Street -6 7 £30,000 +22.44% 1
Yeovil -10 5 £21,875 - 1
Frome - 1 £22,000 - 1
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 131 (49.43%) SQL Server
2 119 (44.91%) Windows Server
3 109 (41.13%) Microsoft
4 77 (29.06%) Agile Software Development
5 74 (27.92%) Linux
6 63 (23.77%) .NET
6 63 (23.77%) SQL
7 62 (23.40%) Unix
8 61 (23.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 59 (22.26%) Scrum
10 58 (21.89%) Active Directory
11 56 (21.13%) C#
12 50 (18.87%) Degree
13 45 (16.98%) MS Excel
13 45 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
14 44 (16.60%) PHP
15 43 (16.23%) Windows 7
16 42 (15.85%) Windows Server 2012
16 42 (15.85%) MS Exchange
17 39 (14.72%) HTML
18 38 (14.34%) VB
19 37 (13.96%) ASP.NET
19 37 (13.96%) ITIL
20 36 (13.58%) Firewall
21 35 (13.21%) MVC
21 35 (13.21%) MS Office
22 34 (12.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 33 (12.45%) SQL Server 2008
23 33 (12.45%) Hyper-V
23 33 (12.45%) JavaScript

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 42 (15.85%) MS Exchange
2 24 (9.06%) IIS
3 22 (8.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (6.79%) Apache
5 17 (6.42%) Drupal
6 16 (6.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 15 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (2.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (1.89%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.13%) JBoss
11 3 (1.13%) Office Communications Server
11 3 (1.13%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.75%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.38%) nginx
13 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 45 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 35 (13.21%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) MS Project
3 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.02%) Fredhopper
2 5 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.02%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.64%) Office 365
3 4 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (13.58%) Firewall
2 23 (8.68%) DNS
3 18 (6.79%) DHCP
3 18 (6.79%) VPN
4 15 (5.66%) SAN
4 15 (5.66%) TCP/IP
5 14 (5.28%) WAN
6 13 (4.91%) IP Telephony
6 13 (4.91%) VoIP
7 11 (4.15%) Network Security
8 10 (3.77%) Intranet
9 9 (3.40%) Wireless
10 8 (3.02%) Internet
11 7 (2.64%) LAN
12 6 (2.26%) iSCSI
12 6 (2.26%) VLAN
13 4 (1.51%) PBX
14 3 (1.13%) IPsec
14 3 (1.13%) NAS
14 3 (1.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (49.43%) SQL Server
2 34 (12.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (12.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (9.43%) MySQL
5 19 (7.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (5.28%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (3.40%) Oracle Database
7 9 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (3.02%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (3.02%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.26%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.51%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.51%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.75%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.38%) DB2
12 1 (0.38%) Informix
Development Applications
1 21 (7.92%) Subversion
2 18 (6.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (6.42%) Bugzilla
3 17 (6.42%) Git (software)
3 17 (6.42%) PEAR
3 17 (6.42%) PHPUnit
3 17 (6.42%) Trac
3 17 (6.42%) Visual Studio
4 14 (5.28%) Moq
4 14 (5.28%) NUnit
4 14 (5.28%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (1.51%) Ranorex
5 4 (1.51%) TestComplete
6 3 (1.13%) Eclipse
General
1 31 (11.70%) Finance
2 23 (8.68%) Retail
3 16 (6.04%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.53%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.40%) Banking
6 6 (2.26%) Advertising
6 6 (2.26%) Marketing
7 5 (1.89%) Electronics
8 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 73 (27.55%) Developer
2 55 (20.75%) Support Engineer
3 45 (16.98%) .NET Developer
4 39 (14.72%) Team Leader
5 34 (12.83%) IT Support
6 25 (9.43%) Analyst
7 23 (8.68%) IT Engineer
8 19 (7.17%) IT Support Engineer
9 18 (6.79%) Architect
10 17 (6.42%) Agile Developer
10 17 (6.42%) MySQL Developer
10 17 (6.42%) PHP Developer
10 17 (6.42%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 16 (6.04%) Support Analyst
12 15 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
13 14 (5.28%) Solutions Architect
14 13 (4.91%) Applications Support
14 13 (4.91%) Cisco Engineer
14 13 (4.91%) Cisco Support
14 13 (4.91%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (23.77%) .NET
2 39 (14.72%) HTML
3 37 (13.96%) ASP.NET
4 32 (12.08%) CSS
5 25 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (8.30%) WinForms
7 21 (7.92%) LAMP
8 18 (6.79%) Ajax
8 18 (6.79%) jQuery
9 17 (6.42%) CakePHP
9 17 (6.42%) Symfony
9 17 (6.42%) WCF
10 16 (6.04%) .NET Framework
10 16 (6.04%) WPF
11 14 (5.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 14 (5.28%) NHibernate
12 10 (3.77%) Entity Framework
12 10 (3.77%) Web Services
13 5 (1.89%) XML
14 4 (1.51%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.28%) Streaming Music
3 13 (4.91%) EPoS
4 11 (4.15%) iPhone
5 10 (3.77%) Data Centre
5 10 (3.77%) iPad
6 8 (3.02%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.64%) Blackberry
7 7 (2.64%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.51%) Web 2.0
9 3 (1.13%) Clustering
9 3 (1.13%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.75%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.75%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.38%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.38%) iSeries
11 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.38%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 119 (44.91%) Windows Server
2 74 (27.92%) Linux
3 62 (23.40%) Unix
4 61 (23.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (16.23%) Windows 7
6 42 (15.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (4.15%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.89%) Android
9 5 (1.89%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.89%) Windows Phone
10 4 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.13%) AIX
11 3 (1.13%) CentOS
12 2 (0.75%) Debian
12 2 (0.75%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (29.06%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (22.26%) Scrum
3 37 (13.96%) ITIL
4 35 (13.21%) MVC
5 31 (11.70%) Web Application Development
6 21 (7.92%) OOP
7 20 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (7.17%) OO
8 19 (7.17%) TDD
9 14 (5.28%) BDD
9 14 (5.28%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (5.28%) Kanban
9 14 (5.28%) MVVM
9 14 (5.28%) Open Source
10 13 (4.91%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (4.91%) Software Engineering
10 13 (4.91%) UML
11 11 (4.15%) PRINCE2
11 11 (4.15%) SOA
11 11 (4.15%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (23.77%) SQL
2 56 (21.13%) C#
3 44 (16.60%) PHP
4 38 (14.34%) VB
5 33 (12.45%) JavaScript
6 20 (7.55%) VB.NET
7 8 (3.02%) PowerShell
7 8 (3.02%) T-SQL
8 7 (2.64%) Java
9 6 (2.26%) VB6
10 4 (1.51%) C++
11 3 (1.13%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.13%) Python
12 2 (0.75%) Perl
12 2 (0.75%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (18.87%) Degree
2 45 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (10.57%) MCSE
4 22 (8.30%) MCSD
5 13 (4.91%) CCENT
6 10 (3.77%) Security Cleared
7 8 (3.02%) MCSA
8 7 (2.64%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (2.64%) MCDST
9 6 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.89%) CCNA
10 5 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (1.51%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.13%) A+ Certification
12 3 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.75%) MCITP
13 2 (0.75%) MCP
13 2 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 1 (0.38%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.66%) SLA
2 9 (3.40%) QA
3 3 (1.13%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.75%) COBIT
4 2 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 58 (21.89%) Active Directory
2 33 (12.45%) Hyper-V
3 22 (8.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.40%) Xen
5 8 (3.02%) Terminal Services
5 8 (3.02%) XenApp
6 4 (1.51%) vSphere
7 3 (1.13%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (7.55%) SCCM
2 13 (4.91%) SCOM
3 7 (2.64%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.75%) Nagios
5 1 (0.38%) Check_MK
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.38%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.38%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.38%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.38%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 109 (41.13%) Microsoft
2 33 (12.45%) Cisco
3 32 (12.08%) Citrix
4 31 (11.70%) VMware
5 25 (9.43%) Oracle
6 10 (3.77%) NetApp
7 8 (3.02%) ATG
7 8 (3.02%) Palo Alto
7 8 (3.02%) WorldPay
8 7 (2.64%) Intel Security
8 7 (2.64%) Remedy
8 7 (2.64%) Symantec
9 6 (2.26%) Apple
9 6 (2.26%) SAP
10 5 (1.89%) Dell
10 5 (1.89%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.89%) Sage
11 3 (1.13%) Juniper
12 2 (0.75%) HP
12 2 (0.75%) Veritas
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
TRP Research
Salary: £18k - 24k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £270000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Frome
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Keynsham, Somerset
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Salary: Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £38049 per annum + Bonus, Pension & More
Posted: 4 days ago
Wellington, Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum Generous Benifit Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cross, Somerset
Quant Capital
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care etc
Posted: 18 days ago
Somerset
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Yeovil
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Old Street, London, South East
Morningstar Europe Limited
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Somerset
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Bath
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 24 days ago