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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 14 2
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 121 113 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 19.42% 16.12% 22.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.89% 60.43% 60.14%
Number of salaries quoted 113 111 162
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £18,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Windows
Hampshire

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
209 187 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 33.55% 26.68% 36.79%
Number of salaries quoted 193 180 269
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 5 December 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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.

1 156 (53.24%) Microsoft
2 116 (39.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 115 (39.25%) VMware
4 101 (34.47%) MS Excel
5 95 (32.42%) Linux
6 88 (30.03%) Active Directory
7 86 (29.35%) Windows Server
8 73 (24.91%) SQL
9 63 (21.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 59 (20.14%) Office 365
11 55 (18.77%) Hyper-V
12 53 (18.09%) Cisco
12 53 (18.09%) Citrix
13 51 (17.41%) VMware Infrastructure
14 49 (16.72%) Windows 7
15 46 (15.70%) Red Hat
15 46 (15.70%) SQL Server
16 45 (15.36%) MS Exchange
17 43 (14.68%) VLAN
17 43 (14.68%) Degree
17 43 (14.68%) Windows 10
18 41 (13.99%) SAN
18 41 (13.99%) PHP
19 40 (13.65%) CentOS
19 40 (13.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 39 (13.31%) VoIP
21 38 (12.97%) Amazon AWS
22 37 (12.63%) Web Services
23 36 (12.29%) MS Office
24 35 (11.95%) C#

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 45 (15.36%) MS Exchange
2 28 (9.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (6.14%) IIS
5 17 (5.80%) Apache
6 11 (3.75%) SharePoint
7 10 (3.41%) Skype for Business
8 5 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.37%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.68%) Drupal
12 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.34%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.34%) nginx
12 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 101 (34.47%) MS Excel
2 36 (12.29%) MS Office
3 2 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Infor CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 59 (20.14%) Office 365
2 38 (12.97%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.68%) SaaS
5 1 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 43 (14.68%) VLAN
2 41 (13.99%) SAN
3 39 (13.31%) VoIP
4 29 (9.90%) IPsec
5 26 (8.87%) TCP/IP
6 25 (8.53%) VPN
7 23 (7.85%) LAN
8 22 (7.51%) BGP
8 22 (7.51%) WAN
9 21 (7.17%) OSPF
10 19 (6.48%) HTTP
11 18 (6.14%) Cisco IOS
11 18 (6.14%) DNS
12 17 (5.80%) Junos
12 17 (5.80%) MPLS
13 16 (5.46%) PPP
14 15 (5.12%) Firewall
14 15 (5.12%) L2TP
14 15 (5.12%) RTP
15 14 (4.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (15.70%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (4.44%) Couchbase
2 13 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (3.75%) OLAP
3 11 (3.75%) OLTP
4 8 (2.73%) MySQL
5 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.02%) MS Access
6 3 (1.02%) PerformancePoint
6 3 (1.02%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (6.48%) Jenkins
2 15 (5.12%) Selenium
2 15 (5.12%) SoapUI
3 3 (1.02%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.02%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.02%) NUnit
3 3 (1.02%) SpecFlow
3 3 (1.02%) Subversion
3 3 (1.02%) WebDriver
4 2 (0.68%) Trac
General
1 17 (5.80%) Finance
1 17 (5.80%) Retail
2 7 (2.39%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.71%) Back Office
3 5 (1.71%) Electronics
4 3 (1.02%) Banking
4 3 (1.02%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.68%) Games
6 1 (0.34%) Billing
6 1 (0.34%) Marketing
6 1 (0.34%) Military
Job Titles
1 45 (15.36%) Support Engineer
2 43 (14.68%) IT Support
3 42 (14.33%) Analyst
4 34 (11.60%) Consultant
4 34 (11.60%) IT Engineer
5 26 (8.87%) IT Support Engineer
6 25 (8.53%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 24 (8.19%) Developer
8 22 (7.51%) Network Engineer
9 21 (7.17%) Software Developer
9 21 (7.17%) Support Analyst
10 20 (6.83%) Service Analyst
10 20 (6.83%) Service Desk Analyst
11 19 (6.48%) Applications Support
11 19 (6.48%) DevOps Engineer
12 18 (6.14%) Software Engineer
13 17 (5.80%) Administrator
14 15 (5.12%) C++ Software Engineer
14 15 (5.12%) IT Manager
15 14 (4.78%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (12.63%) Web Services
2 22 (7.51%) .NET
3 13 (4.44%) LAPP Stack
3 13 (4.44%) PHP-FPM
4 11 (3.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 11 (3.75%) STL
5 10 (3.41%) ASP.NET
6 9 (3.07%) COM
7 5 (1.71%) CSS
7 5 (1.71%) HTML
8 4 (1.37%) JSP
9 3 (1.02%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (1.02%) jQuery
9 3 (1.02%) MFC
9 3 (1.02%) WinForms
9 3 (1.02%) WPF
10 2 (0.68%) Kohana
10 2 (0.68%) LAMP
11 1 (0.34%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.53%) Computer Science
2 21 (7.17%) Data Centre
3 15 (5.12%) Clustering
3 15 (5.12%) Statistics
4 14 (4.78%) Client/Server
5 11 (3.75%) Algorithms
5 11 (3.75%) Replication
6 10 (3.41%) EFT
6 10 (3.41%) EPoS
7 9 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.71%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.37%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.68%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.68%) IPTV
10 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.68%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.68%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.68%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.34%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 116 (39.59%) Windows Server 2012
2 95 (32.42%) Linux
3 86 (29.35%) Windows Server
4 63 (21.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (16.72%) Windows 7
6 43 (14.68%) Windows 10
7 40 (13.65%) CentOS
7 40 (13.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 29 (9.90%) Windows 8
9 23 (7.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (7.51%) FreeBSD
11 21 (7.17%) Fedora
12 18 (6.14%) Apple iOS
13 16 (5.46%) Android
13 16 (5.46%) Mac OS X
14 14 (4.78%) Unix
15 12 (4.10%) Windows Mobile
16 11 (3.75%) Ubuntu
17 10 (3.41%) Windows XP
18 9 (3.07%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (11.95%) Configuration Management
2 31 (10.58%) Software Engineering
3 25 (8.53%) ITIL
4 24 (8.19%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (7.17%) DevOps
6 20 (6.83%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (6.83%) Disaster Recovery
7 19 (6.48%) Scrum
7 19 (6.48%) SDLC
8 15 (5.12%) High Availability
8 15 (5.12%) Performance Testing
8 15 (5.12%) Regression Testing
8 15 (5.12%) Test Scripting
9 14 (4.78%) Capacity Planning
9 14 (4.78%) Information Security
9 14 (4.78%) TDD
10 13 (4.44%) BDD
10 13 (4.44%) Exploratory Testing
10 13 (4.44%) Multithreading
10 13 (4.44%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 73 (24.91%) SQL
2 41 (13.99%) PHP
3 35 (11.95%) C#
4 32 (10.92%) T-SQL
5 31 (10.58%) Python
6 25 (8.53%) Java
7 22 (7.51%) Bash Shell
8 21 (7.17%) C++
9 19 (6.48%) Ruby
10 16 (5.46%) PowerShell
11 10 (3.41%) Delphi
12 9 (3.07%) C
13 8 (2.73%) VBScript
14 6 (2.05%) Perl
15 5 (1.71%) JavaScript
16 3 (1.02%) Objective-C
16 3 (1.02%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (14.68%) Degree
2 35 (11.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (10.24%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (9.90%) CCNA
4 29 (9.90%) MCSE
5 25 (8.53%) CCA
5 25 (8.53%) Citrix Certification
5 25 (8.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 22 (7.51%) CCNP
7 17 (5.80%) SC Cleared
7 17 (5.80%) Security Cleared
8 13 (4.44%) MCSA
9 10 (3.41%) ISEB
10 7 (2.39%) A+ Certification
11 6 (2.05%) ISTQB
12 4 (1.37%) JNCIA
12 4 (1.37%) MCP
13 3 (1.02%) JNCIS
13 3 (1.02%) MCITP
13 3 (1.02%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (5.12%) QA
3 7 (2.39%) SLA
4 2 (0.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 88 (30.03%) Active Directory
2 55 (18.77%) Hyper-V
3 51 (17.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (9.90%) XenApp
5 16 (5.46%) pfSense
6 13 (4.44%) Postfix
7 4 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (1.02%) Firmware
9 2 (0.68%) KVM
10 1 (0.34%) NFS
10 1 (0.34%) oVirt
10 1 (0.34%) QEMU
10 1 (0.34%) Samba
10 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 35 (11.95%) Puppet
2 19 (6.48%) Ansible
3 13 (4.44%) Microsoft Clustering
4 7 (2.39%) SCOM
5 5 (1.71%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (1.02%) Kibana
6 3 (1.02%) logstash
7 2 (0.68%) DatAdvantage
7 2 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.68%) FreeIPA
7 2 (0.68%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (0.68%) Nagios
7 2 (0.68%) SCCM
8 1 (0.34%) Bacula
8 1 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 156 (53.24%) Microsoft
2 115 (39.25%) VMware
3 53 (18.09%) Cisco
3 53 (18.09%) Citrix
4 46 (15.70%) Red Hat
5 30 (10.24%) Dell
6 21 (7.17%) Juniper
7 9 (3.07%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (2.05%) HP
9 5 (1.71%) Apple
10 4 (1.37%) Brocade
10 4 (1.37%) CA
10 4 (1.37%) SonicWALL
11 3 (1.02%) EMC
11 3 (1.02%) Foundry
11 3 (1.02%) Nintex
11 3 (1.02%) Symantec
12 2 (0.68%) NetApp
12 2 (0.68%) Remedy
12 2 (0.68%) SAP
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
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