The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 7 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 140 158 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 22.26% 20.05% 19.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.09% 61.24% 61.99%
Number of salaries quoted 134 158 159
Median salary £36,250 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,300 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
184 258 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 29.25% 32.74% 31.20%
Number of salaries quoted 178 255 257
Median salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Windows
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Southampton region.

Windows Salary Trend in Southampton

Windows
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for Windows.

1 141 (54.86%) Microsoft
2 99 (38.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 93 (36.19%) VMware
4 89 (34.63%) Active Directory
5 78 (30.35%) Linux
6 73 (28.40%) MS Excel
7 72 (28.02%) Office 365
7 72 (28.02%) Windows Server
8 71 (27.63%) SQL
9 56 (21.79%) Windows 7
10 55 (21.40%) Hyper-V
11 54 (21.01%) Windows Server 2008
12 52 (20.23%) Windows 10
13 50 (19.46%) VMware Infrastructure
14 49 (19.07%) MS Exchange
14 49 (19.07%) VoIP
15 45 (17.51%) C#
16 43 (16.73%) Citrix
17 42 (16.34%) SQL Server
18 38 (14.79%) SAN
19 37 (14.40%) Agile Software Development
20 36 (14.01%) C++
21 35 (13.62%) MS Office
22 34 (13.23%) Cisco
23 32 (12.45%) Software Engineering
24 31 (12.06%) Python
25 30 (11.67%) Java
25 30 (11.67%) Windows 8
26 29 (11.28%) .NET
27 28 (10.89%) Microsoft Certification

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 49 (19.07%) MS Exchange
2 26 (10.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (7.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (4.67%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.11%) Apache
5 8 (3.11%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (3.11%) IIS
6 6 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.56%) CMS
7 4 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.56%) JBoss
7 4 (1.56%) WordPress
8 3 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.17%) Drupal
8 3 (1.17%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.39%) nginx
Applications
1 73 (28.40%) MS Excel
2 35 (13.62%) MS Office
3 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.33%) Infor CRM
2 2 (0.78%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.39%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 72 (28.02%) Office 365
2 20 (7.78%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.78%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 49 (19.07%) VoIP
2 38 (14.79%) SAN
3 26 (10.12%) VLAN
4 24 (9.34%) LAN
4 24 (9.34%) TCP/IP
5 21 (8.17%) VPN
5 21 (8.17%) WAN
5 21 (8.17%) Wi-Fi
6 20 (7.78%) DNS
7 18 (7.00%) Firewall
8 15 (5.84%) IPsec
9 12 (4.67%) BGP
9 12 (4.67%) HTTP
9 12 (4.67%) OSPF
10 11 (4.28%) Internet
10 11 (4.28%) PPP
11 10 (3.89%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (3.89%) Junos
11 10 (3.89%) Network Security
12 9 (3.50%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (16.34%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.23%) MySQL
3 6 (2.33%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (1.56%) Couchbase
5 4 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (1.56%) JasperReports
5 4 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.17%) OLAP
6 3 (1.17%) OLTP
6 3 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.78%) MS Access
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.78%) PerformancePoint
7 2 (0.78%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (4.67%) Jenkins
1 12 (4.67%) Visual Studio
2 10 (3.89%) Selenium
3 8 (3.11%) SoapUI
4 5 (1.95%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.95%) Subversion
5 4 (1.56%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.17%) Trac
7 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (4.67%) Retail
2 8 (3.11%) Electronics
3 7 (2.72%) Back Office
4 6 (2.33%) Finance
4 6 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.56%) Banking
6 3 (1.17%) Military
7 1 (0.39%) Automotive
7 1 (0.39%) Billing
7 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (17.90%) IT Support
2 38 (14.79%) Consultant
2 38 (14.79%) Support Engineer
3 29 (11.28%) IT Engineer
4 28 (10.89%) Analyst
4 28 (10.89%) IT Support Engineer
5 26 (10.12%) Software Engineer
6 23 (8.95%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 21 (8.17%) Administrator
8 19 (7.39%) Senior Software Engineer
8 19 (7.39%) Support Analyst
9 18 (7.00%) Developer
9 18 (7.00%) Systems Administrator
10 17 (6.61%) C++ Software Engineer
11 15 (5.84%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
12 14 (5.45%) Test Engineer
13 13 (5.06%) IT Support Technician
13 13 (5.06%) IT Technician
13 13 (5.06%) Software Developer
13 13 (5.06%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (11.28%) .NET
2 22 (8.56%) Web Services
3 13 (5.06%) HTML
4 12 (4.67%) XML
5 11 (4.28%) ASP.NET
6 10 (3.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 10 (3.89%) CSS
6 10 (3.89%) STL
7 8 (3.11%) .NET Framework
7 8 (3.11%) WCF
8 7 (2.72%) jQuery
9 6 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (2.33%) WPF
10 4 (1.56%) LAPP Stack
10 4 (1.56%) PHP-FPM
11 3 (1.17%) COM
12 1 (0.39%) Entity Framework
12 1 (0.39%) LAMP
12 1 (0.39%) LEMP Stack
12 1 (0.39%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.67%) Data Centre
2 11 (4.28%) Algorithms
3 10 (3.89%) Client/Server
3 10 (3.89%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.72%) Blackberry
5 7 (2.72%) Clustering
5 7 (2.72%) Replication
6 4 (1.56%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.56%) iPhone
6 4 (1.56%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.17%) Internet of Things
7 3 (1.17%) Robotics
8 2 (0.78%) IPTV
8 2 (0.78%) PKI
9 1 (0.39%) BYOD
9 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.39%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.39%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 99 (38.52%) Windows Server 2012
2 78 (30.35%) Linux
3 72 (28.02%) Windows Server
4 56 (21.79%) Windows 7
5 54 (21.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 52 (20.23%) Windows 10
7 30 (11.67%) Windows 8
8 24 (9.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (7.39%) Android
9 19 (7.39%) Mac OS X
10 18 (7.00%) Apple iOS
11 16 (6.23%) CentOS
12 15 (5.84%) Unix
13 14 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (4.67%) Fedora
14 12 (4.67%) FreeBSD
15 8 (3.11%) Windows Mobile
16 7 (2.72%) Windows XP
17 6 (2.33%) Windows Phone
18 5 (1.95%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (14.40%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (12.45%) Software Engineering
3 23 (8.95%) Configuration Management
4 22 (8.56%) Multithreading
5 20 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (7.00%) Project Management
6 18 (7.00%) Scrum
7 16 (6.23%) ITIL
7 16 (6.23%) Software Testing
8 15 (5.84%) DevOps
9 13 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (4.28%) SDLC
10 11 (4.28%) Test Scripting
11 10 (3.89%) Multithreaded Programming
12 9 (3.50%) ERP
12 9 (3.50%) Migration
12 9 (3.50%) Statistics
12 9 (3.50%) Test Planning
13 8 (3.11%) Performance Testing
13 8 (3.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 71 (27.63%) SQL
2 45 (17.51%) C#
3 36 (14.01%) C++
4 31 (12.06%) Python
5 30 (11.67%) Java
6 26 (10.12%) PHP
6 26 (10.12%) T-SQL
7 25 (9.73%) PowerShell
8 16 (6.23%) Ruby
9 15 (5.84%) C
10 13 (5.06%) Bash Shell
11 10 (3.89%) JavaScript
12 9 (3.50%) VBScript
13 8 (3.11%) Perl
14 6 (2.33%) Objective-C
14 6 (2.33%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.95%) VB
16 4 (1.56%) VB6
17 2 (0.78%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (10.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (9.73%) MCSE
3 24 (9.34%) Degree
4 23 (8.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 22 (8.56%) CCA
5 22 (8.56%) Citrix Certification
6 16 (6.23%) CCNA
6 16 (6.23%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (4.67%) CCNP
8 10 (3.89%) MCSA
9 8 (3.11%) ISEB
10 7 (2.72%) SC Cleared
10 7 (2.72%) Security Cleared
11 5 (1.95%) A+ Certification
12 4 (1.56%) ISTQB
13 3 (1.17%) HNC
13 3 (1.17%) HND
13 3 (1.17%) JNCIA
13 3 (1.17%) JNCIS
13 3 (1.17%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (1.56%) SLA
2 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 89 (34.63%) Active Directory
2 55 (21.40%) Hyper-V
3 50 (19.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (8.95%) XenApp
5 6 (2.33%) Firmware
5 6 (2.33%) pfSense
6 4 (1.56%) Postfix
7 3 (1.17%) KVM
8 2 (0.78%) NFS
8 2 (0.78%) oVirt
8 2 (0.78%) Samba
8 2 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.39%) NDS
9 1 (0.39%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.39%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 19 (7.39%) Puppet
2 12 (4.67%) Ansible
3 7 (2.72%) SCOM
4 5 (1.95%) SCCM
5 4 (1.56%) HP SIM
5 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (1.17%) FreeIPA
6 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (1.17%) Nagios
7 2 (0.78%) Bacula
7 2 (0.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.78%) WSUS
8 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 141 (54.86%) Microsoft
2 93 (36.19%) VMware
3 43 (16.73%) Citrix
4 34 (13.23%) Cisco
5 24 (9.34%) Red Hat
6 23 (8.95%) Dell
7 13 (5.06%) Juniper
8 7 (2.72%) Apple
8 7 (2.72%) HP
9 5 (1.95%) Oracle
10 4 (1.56%) Adobe
10 4 (1.56%) Infor
10 4 (1.56%) Mitel
10 4 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.56%) SonicWALL
11 3 (1.17%) Brocade
11 3 (1.17%) CA
11 3 (1.17%) SAP
12 2 (0.78%) Avaya
12 2 (0.78%) Sophos
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