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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 160 119 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 21.39% 21.25% 16.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.29% 71.69% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 133 115 98
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
207 166 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 27.67% 29.64% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 179 152 157
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,680 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +3 111 £35,000 - 26
Taunton -4 9 £31,250 - 3
Frome - 7 £25,500 - 1
Street -8 6 £33,300 -50.66%
Clevedon 0 5 - - 3
Wells - 4 £37,000 - 2
Yeovil 0 3 £29,000 -40.51% 2
Minehead - 1 £25,000 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 118 (38.94%) SQL Server
2 89 (29.37%) SQL
3 88 (29.04%) Microsoft
4 87 (28.71%) VMware
5 74 (24.42%) IIS
6 72 (23.76%) MS Excel
7 66 (21.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 65 (21.45%) ITIL
9 64 (21.12%) Linux
9 64 (21.12%) Degree
10 62 (20.46%) MS Exchange
11 61 (20.13%) C#
12 60 (19.80%) Active Directory
13 55 (18.15%) Windows Server 2008
14 46 (15.18%) Windows Server 2012
15 43 (14.19%) Windows Server 2003
16 42 (13.86%) .NET
17 40 (13.20%) HTML
18 39 (12.87%) Software Engineering
19 37 (12.21%) DNS
20 36 (11.88%) Finance
21 35 (11.55%) Internet
21 35 (11.55%) XML
22 34 (11.22%) Mathematics
23 33 (10.89%) SCCM
23 33 (10.89%) C++
24 32 (10.56%) LAN
24 32 (10.56%) SLA
24 32 (10.56%) Line Management
25 31 (10.23%) Windows 7

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 74 (24.42%) IIS
2 62 (20.46%) MS Exchange
3 31 (10.23%) BizTalk Server
4 28 (9.24%) SharePoint
5 25 (8.25%) Commerce Server
5 25 (8.25%) Apache
6 22 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (1.98%) Lync
10 5 (1.65%) Lotus Domino
11 3 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (0.66%) Drupal
13 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 72 (23.76%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 25 (8.25%) Fredhopper
2 5 (1.65%) assyst
3 3 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.66%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.33%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.62%) GitHub
2 3 (0.99%) Office 365
2 3 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (12.21%) DNS
2 35 (11.55%) Internet
3 32 (10.56%) LAN
4 31 (10.23%) Firewall
5 28 (9.24%) DHCP
5 28 (9.24%) SAN
6 25 (8.25%) WAN
7 16 (5.28%) VPN
8 10 (3.30%) TCP/IP
9 7 (2.31%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (1.98%) Intranet
11 5 (1.65%) VLAN
11 5 (1.65%) SSL
12 4 (1.32%) VoIP
12 4 (1.32%) Structured Cabling
13 3 (0.99%) Wireless
13 3 (0.99%) IPv4
13 3 (0.99%) IPv6
13 3 (0.99%) Ethernet
14 2 (0.66%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (38.94%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.25%) MySQL
3 23 (7.59%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.32%) CouchDB
5 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (5.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (4.62%) Xcode
3 7 (2.31%) NUnit
4 5 (1.65%) Subversion
5 4 (1.32%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.32%) PEAR
5 4 (1.32%) PHPUnit
6 3 (0.99%) Trac
6 3 (0.99%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.99%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.33%) JIRA
7 1 (0.33%) FishEye
7 1 (0.33%) MSI
General
1 36 (11.88%) Finance
2 28 (9.24%) Manufacturing
3 26 (8.58%) Retail
4 8 (2.64%) Advertising
5 5 (1.65%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.32%) Electronics
6 4 (1.32%) Games
7 3 (0.99%) Banking
8 2 (0.66%) Military
8 2 (0.66%) Legal
8 2 (0.66%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.66%) Marketing
9 1 (0.33%) Law
9 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 78 (25.74%) Analyst
2 59 (19.47%) Support Engineer
3 46 (15.18%) Support Analyst
4 44 (14.52%) Developer
5 34 (11.22%) Software Engineer
6 25 (8.25%) Technical Support
6 25 (8.25%) Technical Analyst
7 22 (7.26%) Applications Support
8 20 (6.60%) 2nd Line Support
8 20 (6.60%) Technical Support Engineer
8 20 (6.60%) Applications Support Analyst
8 20 (6.60%) Technical Engineer
9 19 (6.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 18 (5.94%) Help Desk Support
10 18 (5.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 16 (5.28%) Consultant
12 15 (4.95%) IT Support
12 15 (4.95%) Technical Consultant
12 15 (4.95%) Help Desk Engineer
13 14 (4.62%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (13.86%) .NET
2 40 (13.20%) HTML
3 35 (11.55%) XML
4 31 (10.23%) ASP.NET
5 15 (4.95%) CSS
5 15 (4.95%) Web Services
6 14 (4.62%) WPF
7 13 (4.29%) WinForms
8 12 (3.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (2.97%) .NET Framework
10 7 (2.31%) Silverlight
10 7 (2.31%) Sass
10 7 (2.31%) LESS
10 7 (2.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (1.98%) Middleware
11 6 (1.98%) WF
12 5 (1.65%) Ajax
12 5 (1.65%) JSON
13 4 (1.32%) COM
13 4 (1.32%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.22%) Mathematics
2 25 (8.25%) Computer Science
3 23 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (6.27%) Client/Server
5 14 (4.62%) Digital Media
6 12 (3.96%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.97%) Smartphone
8 7 (2.31%) iPad
9 4 (1.32%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (1.32%) Open Source
10 3 (0.99%) PDA
10 3 (0.99%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.99%) Replication
10 3 (0.99%) Clustering
11 2 (0.66%) DTV
11 2 (0.66%) Streaming Video
11 2 (0.66%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.66%) Statistics
12 1 (0.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 64 (21.12%) Linux
2 55 (18.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (15.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (14.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 31 (10.23%) Windows 7
6 27 (8.91%) Windows 8
7 18 (5.94%) Android
7 18 (5.94%) Apple iOS
8 15 (4.95%) UNIX
9 14 (4.62%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.65%) AIX
11 4 (1.32%) Debian
11 4 (1.32%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.99%) Solaris
13 2 (0.66%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.66%) Fedora
13 2 (0.66%) SUSE
13 2 (0.66%) Mac OS X Server
13 2 (0.66%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (21.45%) ITIL
2 39 (12.87%) Software Engineering
3 32 (10.56%) Line Management
4 31 (10.23%) Service Delivery
5 26 (8.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 25 (8.25%) E-Commerce
7 20 (6.60%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (5.94%) CAD
8 18 (5.94%) Software Testing
9 16 (5.28%) Web Development
10 15 (4.95%) Scrum
11 14 (4.62%) Service Management
11 14 (4.62%) Mentoring
11 14 (4.62%) Automated Testing
12 13 (4.29%) MVC
12 13 (4.29%) Change Management
12 13 (4.29%) OO
13 10 (3.30%) Project Management
13 10 (3.30%) OOD
13 10 (3.30%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 89 (29.37%) SQL
2 61 (20.13%) C#
3 33 (10.89%) C++
4 28 (9.24%) Java
5 23 (7.59%) T-SQL
6 21 (6.93%) JavaScript
7 18 (5.94%) C
8 17 (5.61%) PowerShell
9 16 (5.28%) Bash Shell
10 8 (2.64%) Python
11 7 (2.31%) Perl
11 7 (2.31%) PHP
12 4 (1.32%) VB
12 4 (1.32%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.32%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.99%) PHP5
13 3 (0.99%) Ruby
13 3 (0.99%) VBScript
14 2 (0.66%) Fortran
15 1 (0.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 64 (21.12%) Degree
2 16 (5.28%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.30%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.65%) MCITP
6 4 (1.32%) MCSE
6 4 (1.32%) MCP
6 4 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.66%) HND
7 2 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.33%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.33%) CWNA
8 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.33%) CCNA
8 1 (0.33%) Dell Certification
8 1 (0.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.56%) SLA
2 3 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 66 (21.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (19.80%) Active Directory
3 12 (3.96%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.98%) Xen
5 5 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.65%) XenServer
5 5 (1.65%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.99%) MetaFrame
7 2 (0.66%) NFS
7 2 (0.66%) XenApp
7 2 (0.66%) Kerio MailServer
8 1 (0.33%) vCloud
8 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 33 (10.89%) SCCM
2 16 (5.28%) WSUS
3 8 (2.64%) Nagios
4 6 (1.98%) SCOM
5 3 (0.99%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.66%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.66%) Hyperic
6 2 (0.66%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 88 (29.04%) Microsoft
2 87 (28.71%) VMware
3 27 (8.91%) Cisco
4 25 (8.25%) EPiServer
4 25 (8.25%) hybris
5 23 (7.59%) Oracle
6 19 (6.27%) Citrix
7 13 (4.29%) HP
8 12 (3.96%) Apple
9 11 (3.63%) NetApp
9 11 (3.63%) IBM
10 10 (3.30%) Red Hat
11 9 (2.97%) CheckPoint
12 7 (2.31%) Juniper
13 5 (1.65%) SonicWALL
13 5 (1.65%) SAP
14 4 (1.32%) Sun
14 4 (1.32%) Dell
15 3 (0.99%) Intel
15 3 (0.99%) Sage
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