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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 161 110 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 20.72% 20.52% 16.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.30% 68.75% 56.42%
Number of salaries quoted 132 106 95
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
211 160 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 27.16% 29.85% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 181 146 167
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 September 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 September 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 +2 109 £32,500 -7.14% 29
Taunton -3 10 £31,500 +26.00%
Frome - 7 £25,500 - 2
Clevedon 0 5 - - 1
Street - 5 £33,300 -
Yeovil +2 3 £29,000 -40.51% 4
Minehead - 2 £25,000 -
Wells - 2 £35,750 -
Highbridge - 1 £37,500 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 124 (40.79%) SQL Server
2 89 (29.28%) Microsoft
3 88 (28.95%) SQL
3 88 (28.95%) VMware
4 75 (24.67%) IIS
5 73 (24.01%) MS Excel
6 70 (23.03%) Degree
7 65 (21.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 65 (21.38%) MS Exchange
7 65 (21.38%) Active Directory
8 62 (20.39%) ITIL
8 62 (20.39%) Linux
9 61 (20.07%) C#
10 58 (19.08%) Windows Server 2008
11 47 (15.46%) Windows Server 2012
12 44 (14.47%) HTML
12 44 (14.47%) Windows Server 2003
13 42 (13.82%) Software Engineering
14 41 (13.49%) .NET
15 38 (12.50%) Finance
16 37 (12.17%) DNS
16 37 (12.17%) Mathematics
17 35 (11.51%) XML
18 34 (11.18%) C++
18 34 (11.18%) LAN
18 34 (11.18%) Internet
19 33 (10.86%) Manufacturing
20 32 (10.53%) ASP.NET
20 32 (10.53%) Windows 7
21 31 (10.20%) SLA

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 75 (24.67%) IIS
2 65 (21.38%) MS Exchange
3 28 (9.21%) BizTalk Server
4 26 (8.55%) SharePoint
4 26 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (8.22%) Apache
5 25 (8.22%) Commerce Server
6 11 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (1.64%) Lotus Domino
9 4 (1.32%) Lync
10 3 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2000
11 2 (0.66%) Drupal
11 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 73 (24.01%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (8.22%) Fredhopper
2 5 (1.64%) assyst
3 2 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.33%) Maximo
4 1 (0.33%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.61%) GitHub
2 3 (0.99%) Office 365
3 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (12.17%) DNS
2 34 (11.18%) LAN
2 34 (11.18%) Internet
3 31 (10.20%) Firewall
4 30 (9.87%) DHCP
4 30 (9.87%) SAN
5 26 (8.55%) WAN
6 18 (5.92%) VPN
7 11 (3.62%) TCP/IP
8 7 (2.30%) Fibre Channel
9 6 (1.97%) Intranet
10 5 (1.64%) SSL
10 5 (1.64%) VLAN
11 4 (1.32%) Structured Cabling
11 4 (1.32%) VoIP
11 4 (1.32%) Wireless
12 3 (0.99%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.99%) IPv4
12 3 (0.99%) IPv6
13 2 (0.66%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (40.79%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.22%) MySQL
3 23 (7.57%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.32%) CouchDB
7 3 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (5.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (4.61%) Xcode
3 7 (2.30%) NUnit
4 5 (1.64%) PEAR
4 5 (1.64%) PHPUnit
4 5 (1.64%) Subversion
5 4 (1.32%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.99%) Bugzilla
6 3 (0.99%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.99%) Trac
7 2 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.33%) MSI
8 1 (0.33%) FishEye
8 1 (0.33%) JIRA
General
1 38 (12.50%) Finance
2 33 (10.86%) Manufacturing
3 26 (8.55%) Retail
4 8 (2.63%) Advertising
5 5 (1.64%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.32%) Banking
6 4 (1.32%) Electronics
7 3 (0.99%) Games
7 3 (0.99%) Legal
8 2 (0.66%) Marketing
8 2 (0.66%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.66%) Military
9 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 77 (25.33%) Analyst
2 59 (19.41%) Support Engineer
3 48 (15.79%) Developer
4 45 (14.80%) Support Analyst
5 37 (12.17%) Software Engineer
6 25 (8.22%) Technical Support
6 25 (8.22%) Technical Analyst
7 23 (7.57%) Applications Support
8 20 (6.58%) 2nd Line Support
8 20 (6.58%) Applications Support Analyst
8 20 (6.58%) Technical Support Engineer
8 20 (6.58%) Technical Engineer
9 19 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 17 (5.59%) Help Desk Support
10 17 (5.59%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 16 (5.26%) IT Support
12 15 (4.93%) Consultant
12 15 (4.93%) .NET Developer
13 14 (4.61%) Help Desk Engineer
13 14 (4.61%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (14.47%) HTML
2 41 (13.49%) .NET
3 35 (11.51%) XML
4 32 (10.53%) ASP.NET
5 20 (6.58%) CSS
6 17 (5.59%) Web Services
7 16 (5.26%) WPF
8 14 (4.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (4.61%) WinForms
9 11 (3.62%) Silverlight
10 9 (2.96%) Sass
10 9 (2.96%) LESS
10 9 (2.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (2.63%) Ajax
11 8 (2.63%) .NET Framework
12 7 (2.30%) JSON
12 7 (2.30%) jQuery
13 4 (1.32%) WCF
13 4 (1.32%) SOAP
13 4 (1.32%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.17%) Mathematics
2 29 (9.54%) Computer Science
3 24 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.92%) Client/Server
5 14 (4.61%) Digital Media
5 14 (4.61%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.96%) Smartphone
7 7 (2.30%) iPad
8 4 (1.32%) Open Source
8 4 (1.32%) Replication
9 3 (0.99%) Clustering
9 3 (0.99%) PDA
10 2 (0.66%) Statistics
10 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.66%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.66%) DTV
10 2 (0.66%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.33%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.33%) AS400
11 1 (0.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 62 (20.39%) Linux
2 58 (19.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (15.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 44 (14.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 32 (10.53%) Windows 7
6 29 (9.54%) Windows 8
7 19 (6.25%) Apple iOS
7 19 (6.25%) Android
8 15 (4.93%) Windows XP
8 15 (4.93%) UNIX
9 6 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.64%) AIX
11 4 (1.32%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.32%) Debian
12 3 (0.99%) Solaris
13 2 (0.66%) Windows Phone 8
13 2 (0.66%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.66%) Windows Phone 7
13 2 (0.66%) CentOS
13 2 (0.66%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (20.39%) ITIL
2 42 (13.82%) Software Engineering
3 31 (10.20%) Service Delivery
4 30 (9.87%) Line Management
5 25 (8.22%) E-Commerce
6 23 (7.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 22 (7.24%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (6.91%) CAD
9 20 (6.58%) Software Testing
10 19 (6.25%) Web Development
11 16 (5.26%) Service Management
12 14 (4.61%) Automated Testing
12 14 (4.61%) Change Management
12 14 (4.61%) MVC
13 13 (4.28%) Scrum
13 13 (4.28%) OO
14 12 (3.95%) Mentoring
15 11 (3.62%) Project Management
15 11 (3.62%) Android Development
15 11 (3.62%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 88 (28.95%) SQL
2 61 (20.07%) C#
3 34 (11.18%) C++
4 29 (9.54%) Java
5 24 (7.89%) T-SQL
6 23 (7.57%) JavaScript
7 20 (6.58%) C
8 16 (5.26%) PowerShell
9 14 (4.61%) Bash Shell
10 10 (3.29%) Python
11 8 (2.63%) PHP
12 5 (1.64%) Perl
13 4 (1.32%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.99%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.99%) VBScript
14 3 (0.99%) PHP5
14 3 (0.99%) Ruby
15 2 (0.66%) Fortran
15 2 (0.66%) XAML
16 1 (0.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 70 (23.03%) Degree
2 16 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.29%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.64%) MCSE
5 5 (1.64%) MCITP
6 4 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (1.32%) MCP
7 3 (0.99%) CCNA
7 3 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.66%) HND
9 1 (0.33%) CWNA
9 1 (0.33%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.33%) Dell Certification
9 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.33%) MCSA
9 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.20%) SLA
2 3 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 65 (21.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 65 (21.38%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.95%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.97%) Xen
3 6 (1.97%) Terminal Services
4 5 (1.64%) XenServer
4 5 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.99%) MetaFrame
6 2 (0.66%) XenApp
6 2 (0.66%) NFS
7 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.33%) Kerio MailServer
7 1 (0.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 29 (9.54%) SCCM
2 15 (4.93%) WSUS
3 5 (1.64%) Nagios
4 4 (1.32%) SCOM
4 4 (1.32%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.66%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (0.66%) Hyperic
5 2 (0.66%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 89 (29.28%) Microsoft
2 88 (28.95%) VMware
3 27 (8.88%) Cisco
4 25 (8.22%) hybris
4 25 (8.22%) EPiServer
4 25 (8.22%) Oracle
5 21 (6.91%) Citrix
6 14 (4.61%) HP
7 11 (3.62%) NetApp
7 11 (3.62%) IBM
7 11 (3.62%) Red Hat
7 11 (3.62%) Apple
8 9 (2.96%) CheckPoint
9 7 (2.30%) Juniper
10 5 (1.64%) Dell
10 5 (1.64%) Sun
11 4 (1.32%) SonicWALL
11 4 (1.32%) SAP
11 4 (1.32%) Sage
12 3 (0.99%) Avaya
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