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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 130 135 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 23.42% 20.33% 17.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.22% 61.36% 63.16%
Number of salaries quoted 102 120 107
Average salary £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,450 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £49,100
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +4.28%
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
180 220 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 32.43% 33.13% 27.86%
Number of salaries quoted 151 194 172
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £20,436 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £44,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 0 73 £35,000 +16.66% 15
Clevedon 0 10 £25,000 +28.20% 1
Street -1 9 £40,500 -14.73% 1
Yeovil +7 7 - -
Taunton -4 6 £27,500 -25.06% 2
Bridgwater - 4 £28,750 -
Frome - 1 £35,000 -
Shepton Mallet - 1 £16,750 -
Wells - 1 £35,000 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 63 (33.87%) Microsoft
2 48 (25.81%) SQL Server
3 47 (25.27%) Active Directory
4 44 (23.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (23.12%) MS Excel
6 42 (22.58%) Linux
7 41 (22.04%) SQL
8 38 (20.43%) VMware
9 37 (19.89%) Agile Software Development
10 36 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 34 (18.28%) IIS
11 34 (18.28%) MS Exchange
12 32 (17.20%) HTML
13 31 (16.67%) C#
14 30 (16.13%) TCP/IP
15 25 (13.44%) ITIL
15 25 (13.44%) Degree
16 24 (12.90%) Software Engineering
16 24 (12.90%) CSS
17 23 (12.37%) MS Office
18 22 (11.83%) Firewall
18 22 (11.83%) Windows Server 2012
19 21 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
19 21 (11.29%) Windows 7
19 21 (11.29%) Apache
19 21 (11.29%) SharePoint
20 20 (10.75%) .NET
20 20 (10.75%) Finance
20 20 (10.75%) VMware Infrastructure
21 19 (10.22%) MySQL

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 34 (18.28%) IIS
1 34 (18.28%) MS Exchange
2 21 (11.29%) Apache
2 21 (11.29%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (4.30%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.69%) IBM Notes
5 5 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.54%) Lync
8 1 (0.54%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.54%) Node.js
Applications
1 43 (23.12%) MS Excel
2 23 (12.37%) MS Office
3 4 (2.15%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.15%) Acrobat
3 4 (2.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.15%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.08%) Sage 1000
2 2 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.54%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.38%) Office 365
2 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (16.13%) TCP/IP
2 22 (11.83%) Firewall
3 19 (10.22%) DNS
4 16 (8.60%) LAN
5 15 (8.06%) SAN
6 14 (7.53%) VPN
7 13 (6.99%) DHCP
8 12 (6.45%) WAN
9 10 (5.38%) Wireless
10 7 (3.76%) VoIP
10 7 (3.76%) Ethernet
11 6 (3.23%) WLAN
11 6 (3.23%) VLAN
11 6 (3.23%) NAS
12 5 (2.69%) FTP
12 5 (2.69%) Intranet
13 4 (2.15%) MPLS
13 4 (2.15%) IPsec
13 4 (2.15%) SSL
13 4 (2.15%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.22%) MySQL
3 9 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (5.91%) PEAR
2 11 (5.91%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.84%) Trac
3 9 (4.84%) PHPUnit
3 9 (4.84%) Bugzilla
3 9 (4.84%) Subversion
4 8 (4.30%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.76%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.15%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (1.61%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.08%) JIRA
8 2 (1.08%) FishEye
General
1 20 (10.75%) Finance
2 17 (9.14%) Advertising
3 13 (6.99%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.84%) Marketing
4 9 (4.84%) Manufacturing
5 8 (4.30%) Military
6 7 (3.76%) Legal
7 5 (2.69%) Games
8 4 (2.15%) Law
9 2 (1.08%) French Language
10 1 (0.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (20.43%) Developer
2 30 (16.13%) Analyst
3 26 (13.98%) Support Engineer
4 16 (8.60%) .NET Developer
5 15 (8.06%) Software Engineer
6 14 (7.53%) Support Analyst
6 14 (7.53%) Installations Engineer
7 11 (5.91%) C++ Software Engineer
8 10 (5.38%) C# Developer
8 10 (5.38%) Technical Support
9 9 (4.84%) Systems Support
9 9 (4.84%) Applications Support
9 9 (4.84%) Graduate
9 9 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (4.84%) Systems Support Engineer
9 9 (4.84%) IT Support
10 8 (4.30%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (4.30%) PHP Developer
10 8 (4.30%) Graduate Developer
10 8 (4.30%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (17.20%) HTML
2 24 (12.90%) CSS
3 20 (10.75%) .NET
4 16 (8.60%) ASP.NET
5 14 (7.53%) .NET Framework
5 14 (7.53%) Entity Framework
5 14 (7.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 13 (6.99%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (5.91%) Ajax
7 11 (5.91%) jQuery
8 9 (4.84%) XML
9 4 (2.15%) HTML5
10 3 (1.61%) WinForms
10 3 (1.61%) STL
10 3 (1.61%) Web Services
10 3 (1.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 3 (1.61%) Symfony
10 3 (1.61%) CakePHP
10 3 (1.61%) JSON
11 2 (1.08%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.99%) Web 2.0
2 11 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.84%) Mathematics
3 9 (4.84%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.84%) Graphic Design
4 7 (3.76%) 3D Graphics
5 6 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (2.69%) Photography
7 4 (2.15%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.61%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.61%) Clustering
9 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.08%) Machine to Machine
10 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.54%) EPoS
10 1 (0.54%) Biometrics
10 1 (0.54%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 44 (23.66%) Windows Server 2008
2 42 (22.58%) Linux
3 36 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (11.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (11.29%) Windows 7
6 17 (9.14%) Windows 8
7 16 (8.60%) Windows XP
8 14 (7.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (6.45%) Windows 2000
9 12 (6.45%) CentOS
10 10 (5.38%) UNIX
11 2 (1.08%) HPUX
11 2 (1.08%) Solaris
11 2 (1.08%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.08%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.08%) Android
12 1 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.54%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.54%) AIX
12 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (19.89%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (13.44%) ITIL
3 24 (12.90%) Software Engineering
4 18 (9.68%) Scrum
5 15 (8.06%) Service Delivery
6 14 (7.53%) MVC
7 12 (6.45%) Migration
7 12 (6.45%) Unit Testing
8 11 (5.91%) Configuration Management
8 11 (5.91%) Service Management
8 11 (5.91%) CRM
9 10 (5.38%) Mentoring
10 9 (4.84%) Web Application Development
10 9 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (4.84%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (4.84%) Project Management
11 8 (4.30%) E-Commerce
11 8 (4.30%) Release Management
11 8 (4.30%) DevOps
12 7 (3.76%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (22.04%) SQL
2 31 (16.67%) C#
3 18 (9.68%) C++
3 18 (9.68%) JavaScript
4 14 (7.53%) VB.NET
5 12 (6.45%) PHP
6 10 (5.38%) Java
7 8 (4.30%) Shell Script
8 7 (3.76%) C
8 7 (3.76%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.23%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.61%) Embedded C
10 3 (1.61%) PHP5
11 2 (1.08%) Ruby
11 2 (1.08%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.08%) Perl
11 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.54%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (13.44%) Degree
2 15 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (7.53%) MCSE
4 12 (6.45%) Security Cleared
5 9 (4.84%) SC Cleared
6 8 (4.30%) CCNA
6 8 (4.30%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.76%) DV Cleared
8 6 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (2.69%) MCITP
10 4 (2.15%) CCA
10 4 (2.15%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.61%) MCSA
12 2 (1.08%) HNC
13 1 (0.54%) MCP
13 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.76%) SLA
1 7 (3.76%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (25.27%) Active Directory
2 20 (10.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.38%) vSphere
4 8 (4.30%) VirtualBox
5 4 (2.15%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.15%) Terminal Services
5 4 (2.15%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.08%) NFS
6 2 (1.08%) Postfix
6 2 (1.08%) Sendmail
6 2 (1.08%) vCloud
7 1 (0.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (6.45%) Puppet
2 7 (3.76%) SCCM
3 3 (1.61%) WSUS
4 2 (1.08%) Nagios
4 2 (1.08%) Cacti
4 2 (1.08%) Cobbler
4 2 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.08%) SmokePing
4 2 (1.08%) Icinga
4 2 (1.08%) Graphite
Vendors
1 63 (33.87%) Microsoft
2 38 (20.43%) VMware
3 17 (9.14%) Oracle
4 11 (5.91%) Red Hat
5 10 (5.38%) Cisco
6 9 (4.84%) Citrix
7 8 (4.30%) Adobe
8 6 (3.23%) HP
8 6 (3.23%) Sage
9 5 (2.69%) Lotus
10 4 (2.15%) SonicWALL
10 4 (2.15%) Siemens
10 4 (2.15%) Juniper
11 2 (1.08%) 3PAR
12 1 (0.54%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.54%) Sophos
12 1 (0.54%) Veritas
12 1 (0.54%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.54%) Motorola
12 1 (0.54%) IBM
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Somerset
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Salary: £38000 - £45500 per annum + benefits
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Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
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Posted: 18 days ago
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