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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 147 95 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 18.44% 16.75% 13.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.74% 70.37% 48.05%
Number of salaries quoted 141 88 64
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £42,024 £47,500 £48,500
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
217 135 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 27.23% 23.81% 28.68%
Number of salaries quoted 211 124 139
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 24 July 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 July 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 -3 90 £30,000 +20.00% 28
Street -2 15 £33,300 -58.37%
Taunton -5 10 £32,500 +10.16%
Minehead - 4 £25,000 -
Weston-super-Mare - 3 £21,264 -
Templecombe +2 2 - -
Yeovil -2 1 £29,000 -38.94% 2
Highbridge - 1 £37,500 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (44.57%) SQL Server
2 87 (31.52%) Microsoft
3 80 (28.99%) SQL
4 65 (23.55%) VMware
5 63 (22.83%) IIS
6 62 (22.46%) MS Excel
6 62 (22.46%) Degree
7 61 (22.10%) C#
8 59 (21.38%) Active Directory
9 54 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 52 (18.84%) MS Exchange
11 46 (16.67%) .NET
12 45 (16.30%) Linux
12 45 (16.30%) VMware Infrastructure
13 44 (15.94%) HTML
14 42 (15.22%) Finance
15 39 (14.13%) Windows Server 2003
16 36 (13.04%) XML
16 36 (13.04%) Manufacturing
17 34 (12.32%) ASP.NET
17 34 (12.32%) Software Engineering
18 33 (11.96%) Windows 7
18 33 (11.96%) Windows Server 2012
18 33 (11.96%) Internet
19 32 (11.59%) CSS
19 32 (11.59%) LAN
19 32 (11.59%) Mathematics
19 32 (11.59%) Retail
19 32 (11.59%) Web Development
20 29 (10.51%) Service Delivery

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (22.83%) IIS
2 52 (18.84%) MS Exchange
3 27 (9.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (9.06%) BizTalk Server
4 25 (9.06%) Commerce Server
5 19 (6.88%) Apache
6 17 (6.16%) SharePoint
7 9 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.09%) Lync
9 3 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.72%) Drupal
10 2 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.72%) CMS
11 1 (0.36%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.36%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.36%) WordPress
11 1 (0.36%) Moodle
11 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.36%) Joomla!
Applications
1 62 (22.46%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.07%) MS Office
3 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (9.06%) Fredhopper
2 2 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.36%) Maximo
3 1 (0.36%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.09%) Office 365
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (11.96%) Internet
2 32 (11.59%) LAN
3 29 (10.51%) Firewall
4 24 (8.70%) SAN
5 22 (7.97%) DNS
6 19 (6.88%) WAN
6 19 (6.88%) DHCP
7 14 (5.07%) VPN
8 9 (3.26%) TCP/IP
9 7 (2.54%) Intranet
9 7 (2.54%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (2.17%) VoIP
11 5 (1.81%) Wireless
11 5 (1.81%) VLAN
12 4 (1.45%) Structured Cabling
13 3 (1.09%) Ethernet
13 3 (1.09%) ADSL
13 3 (1.09%) IPv4
13 3 (1.09%) IPv6
14 2 (0.72%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (44.57%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.14%) Relational Database
3 21 (7.61%) MySQL
4 17 (6.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (6.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.45%) CouchDB
8 3 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (3.26%) Xcode
1 9 (3.26%) JMeter
1 9 (3.26%) Selenium
1 9 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (2.54%) PEAR
2 7 (2.54%) PHPUnit
3 5 (1.81%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.45%) Subversion
4 4 (1.45%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.72%) Trac
5 2 (0.72%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.36%) MSI
6 1 (0.36%) NUnit
General
1 42 (15.22%) Finance
2 36 (13.04%) Manufacturing
3 32 (11.59%) Retail
4 6 (2.17%) Electronics
5 5 (1.81%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.45%) Banking
6 4 (1.45%) Military
7 3 (1.09%) Legal
7 3 (1.09%) Games
7 3 (1.09%) Advertising
7 3 (1.09%) Marketing
8 2 (0.72%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.36%) Law
9 1 (0.36%) Front Office
9 1 (0.36%) Back Office
9 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 95 (34.42%) Analyst
2 51 (18.48%) Support Engineer
3 50 (18.12%) Support Analyst
4 45 (16.30%) Developer
5 30 (10.87%) Software Engineer
6 28 (10.14%) Applications Support
7 25 (9.06%) Applications Support Analyst
7 25 (9.06%) Technical Analyst
8 24 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
9 22 (7.97%) Technical Support
10 20 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support
10 20 (7.25%) .NET Developer
10 20 (7.25%) C# Developer
11 19 (6.88%) C# .NET Developer
11 19 (6.88%) Technical Support Engineer
11 19 (6.88%) Technical Engineer
12 18 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 16 (5.80%) Senior Support Analyst
13 16 (5.80%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
14 15 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (16.67%) .NET
2 44 (15.94%) HTML
3 36 (13.04%) XML
4 34 (12.32%) ASP.NET
5 32 (11.59%) CSS
6 26 (9.42%) Web Services
7 22 (7.97%) WPF
8 20 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (6.88%) Silverlight
10 18 (6.52%) WinForms
11 14 (5.07%) Sass
11 14 (5.07%) LESS
11 14 (5.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 11 (3.99%) jQuery
12 11 (3.99%) Ajax
13 10 (3.62%) WCF
14 8 (2.90%) JSON
15 7 (2.54%) SOAP
16 6 (2.17%) LAMP
17 5 (1.81%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.59%) Mathematics
2 26 (9.42%) Computer Science
3 13 (4.71%) Client/Server
3 13 (4.71%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.62%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.62%) Blackberry
5 9 (3.26%) iPhone
5 9 (3.26%) iPad
6 6 (2.17%) Open Source
7 4 (1.45%) Statistics
7 4 (1.45%) Replication
8 3 (1.09%) PDA
9 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.72%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.72%) DTV
9 2 (0.72%) Clustering
10 1 (0.36%) Tandem
10 1 (0.36%) AS400
10 1 (0.36%) EPoS
10 1 (0.36%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 54 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 45 (16.30%) Linux
3 39 (14.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 33 (11.96%) Windows 7
4 33 (11.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (6.16%) Windows XP
6 16 (5.80%) Windows 8
7 14 (5.07%) Android
7 14 (5.07%) Apple iOS
8 9 (3.26%) Windows 2000
8 9 (3.26%) UNIX
9 4 (1.45%) Windows Phone
9 4 (1.45%) AIX
9 4 (1.45%) Debian
10 3 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.09%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.09%) Windows Phone 7
10 3 (1.09%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (0.72%) CentOS
11 2 (0.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (12.32%) Software Engineering
2 32 (11.59%) Web Development
3 29 (10.51%) Service Delivery
4 26 (9.42%) E-Commerce
5 25 (9.06%) ITIL
6 22 (7.97%) Service Management
7 21 (7.61%) MVC
8 20 (7.25%) CAD
9 19 (6.88%) Software Testing
10 18 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (6.16%) ITSM
11 17 (6.16%) OO
12 15 (5.43%) Root Cause Analysis
13 14 (5.07%) Workflow
14 12 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (4.35%) OOD
15 10 (3.62%) Web Design
16 9 (3.26%) Project Management
16 9 (3.26%) Change Management
16 9 (3.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 80 (28.99%) SQL
2 61 (22.10%) C#
3 28 (10.14%) Java
4 25 (9.06%) C++
5 24 (8.70%) T-SQL
6 20 (7.25%) C
7 18 (6.52%) JavaScript
8 14 (5.07%) PowerShell
9 12 (4.35%) PHP
10 10 (3.62%) Python
11 9 (3.26%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.45%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.45%) XAML
13 3 (1.09%) Perl
13 3 (1.09%) PHP5
13 3 (1.09%) Ruby
14 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.72%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 62 (22.46%) Degree
2 9 (3.26%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.90%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.81%) MCITP
6 3 (1.09%) MCSE
6 3 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.09%) CCNA
7 2 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.72%) HND
7 2 (0.72%) MCP
8 1 (0.36%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.36%) CWNA
8 1 (0.36%) MCSA
8 1 (0.36%) MCT
8 1 (0.36%) Dell Certification
8 1 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.51%) SLA
2 3 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 59 (21.38%) Active Directory
2 45 (16.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.71%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.54%) Terminal Services
5 5 (1.81%) XenServer
5 5 (1.81%) Xen
6 3 (1.09%) MetaFrame
6 3 (1.09%) XenApp
7 2 (0.72%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.36%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.36%) vSphere
8 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (6.16%) SCCM
2 11 (3.99%) WSUS
3 4 (1.45%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.72%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (0.72%) SCOM
5 1 (0.36%) Nagios
5 1 (0.36%) MOM
Vendors
1 87 (31.52%) Microsoft
2 65 (23.55%) VMware
3 25 (9.06%) EPiServer
3 25 (9.06%) hybris
4 24 (8.70%) Oracle
5 23 (8.33%) Citrix
6 13 (4.71%) Cisco
6 13 (4.71%) HP
7 6 (2.17%) LANDesk
8 5 (1.81%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.81%) Dell
8 5 (1.81%) Sun
8 5 (1.81%) Trapeze
9 4 (1.45%) Apple
9 4 (1.45%) Sage
9 4 (1.45%) SAP
10 3 (1.09%) Avaya
10 3 (1.09%) SonicWALL
11 2 (0.72%) Twitter
11 2 (0.72%) Nortel
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