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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 174 209 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 23.20% 26.13% 26.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.92% 68.75% 73.70%
Number of salaries quoted 154 158 226
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
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
260 304 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 34.67% 38.00% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 240 241 290
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 27 May 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 204 (62.58%) Microsoft
2 157 (48.16%) Windows Server
3 150 (46.01%) Active Directory
4 140 (42.94%) MS Excel
5 105 (32.21%) VMware
6 101 (30.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 95 (29.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 91 (27.91%) MS Exchange
9 86 (26.38%) Citrix
10 79 (24.23%) Exchange Server 2010
11 65 (19.94%) Linux
12 61 (18.71%) SQL
13 59 (18.10%) XenApp
14 58 (17.79%) Exchange Server 2013
15 55 (16.87%) SAN
16 52 (15.95%) Windows Server 2003
17 51 (15.64%) C#
17 51 (15.64%) MS Office
18 44 (13.50%) VMware Infrastructure
19 43 (13.19%) Office 365
20 42 (12.88%) PowerShell
21 41 (12.58%) SQL Server
22 40 (12.27%) XenDesktop
23 39 (11.96%) .NET
24 37 (11.35%) Microsoft Certification
24 37 (11.35%) DNS
24 37 (11.35%) Firewall
25 35 (10.74%) DHCP
26 34 (10.43%) Cisco
26 34 (10.43%) Microsoft Azure

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 91 (27.91%) MS Exchange
2 79 (24.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 58 (17.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 32 (9.82%) IIS
5 26 (7.98%) SharePoint
6 19 (5.83%) SharePoint 2013
7 14 (4.29%) Skype for Business
8 12 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (3.07%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (1.84%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.84%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.61%) nginx
13 1 (0.31%) CMS
13 1 (0.31%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 140 (42.94%) MS Excel
2 51 (15.64%) MS Office
3 7 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.61%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (13.19%) Office 365
2 34 (10.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (5.83%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (0.92%) SaaS
5 1 (0.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (16.87%) SAN
2 37 (11.35%) DNS
2 37 (11.35%) Firewall
3 35 (10.74%) DHCP
4 20 (6.13%) WAN
5 19 (5.83%) LAN
6 17 (5.21%) VPN
7 16 (4.91%) TCP/IP
8 15 (4.60%) VoIP
9 14 (4.29%) Network Security
10 11 (3.37%) Intranet
11 9 (2.76%) NetScaler
12 7 (2.15%) VLAN
12 7 (2.15%) Wireless
13 6 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (1.84%) Internet
14 3 (0.92%) Broadband
14 3 (0.92%) NAS
14 3 (0.92%) SSL
15 2 (0.61%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (12.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.84%) DB2
3 4 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.31%) GIS
6 1 (0.31%) MySQL
6 1 (0.31%) OLAP
6 1 (0.31%) OLTP
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (4.29%) SoapUI
2 12 (3.68%) NUnit
3 10 (3.07%) Selenium
4 8 (2.45%) Visual Studio
5 7 (2.15%) SpecFlow
6 6 (1.84%) Cucumber
6 6 (1.84%) WebDriver
7 5 (1.53%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.53%) JUnit
8 3 (0.92%) Moq
8 3 (0.92%) MSTest
8 3 (0.92%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (10.43%) Retail
2 19 (5.83%) Finance
2 19 (5.83%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.76%) Electronics
4 4 (1.23%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.61%) Back Office
5 2 (0.61%) Games
5 2 (0.61%) Legal
5 2 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (17.79%) Analyst
2 40 (12.27%) Infrastructure Support
3 37 (11.35%) Developer
3 37 (11.35%) IT Engineer
4 36 (11.04%) Consultant
4 36 (11.04%) Support Engineer
5 34 (10.43%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 34 (10.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 34 (10.43%) IT Support
6 29 (8.90%) Service Analyst
6 29 (8.90%) Service Desk Analyst
7 27 (8.28%) Administrator
8 23 (7.06%) Software Developer
9 21 (6.44%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
9 21 (6.44%) IT Consultant
9 21 (6.44%) Support Analyst
9 21 (6.44%) Support Consultant
9 21 (6.44%) Systems Administrator
9 21 (6.44%) Technical Specialist
10 19 (5.83%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (11.96%) .NET
2 12 (3.68%) CSS
2 12 (3.68%) HTML
2 12 (3.68%) STL
2 12 (3.68%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 11 (3.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 9 (2.76%) Web Services
4 9 (2.76%) XML
5 8 (2.45%) jQuery
6 7 (2.15%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.84%) WinForms
8 5 (1.53%) COM
9 4 (1.23%) XHTML
10 3 (0.92%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (0.92%) Castle Windsor
10 3 (0.92%) Ninject
10 3 (0.92%) OpenGL
10 3 (0.92%) Spring.NET
10 3 (0.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.52%) Clustering
2 16 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.60%) EPoS
4 14 (4.29%) Client/Server
4 14 (4.29%) Data Centre
5 13 (3.99%) Computer Science
6 12 (3.68%) EFT
7 11 (3.37%) Algorithms
8 9 (2.76%) Fat Client
8 9 (2.76%) Thin Client
9 7 (2.15%) e-Learning
10 6 (1.84%) PKI
11 5 (1.53%) iSeries
11 5 (1.53%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.92%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (0.92%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (0.92%) iPad
12 3 (0.92%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.92%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 157 (48.16%) Windows Server
2 101 (30.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 95 (29.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 65 (19.94%) Linux
5 52 (15.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 29 (8.90%) Unix
7 24 (7.36%) Solaris
8 23 (7.06%) Windows 7
9 19 (5.83%) Windows XP
10 13 (3.99%) AIX
10 13 (3.99%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.53%) CentOS
11 5 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.23%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.92%) Android
13 3 (0.92%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.92%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.92%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.92%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (8.90%) ITIL
2 22 (6.75%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (6.75%) Software Engineering
3 19 (5.83%) Scrum
4 18 (5.52%) Time Management
5 16 (4.91%) Configuration Management
5 16 (4.91%) Project Management
6 14 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (4.29%) PRINCE2
6 14 (4.29%) SDLC
7 12 (3.68%) Capacity Management
7 12 (3.68%) Multithreading
7 12 (3.68%) Network Architecture
7 12 (3.68%) Performance Management
8 11 (3.37%) Business Development
8 11 (3.37%) TDD
9 10 (3.07%) Migration
9 10 (3.07%) Refactoring
9 10 (3.07%) Service Management
9 10 (3.07%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 61 (18.71%) SQL
2 51 (15.64%) C#
3 42 (12.88%) PowerShell
4 18 (5.52%) Java
5 16 (4.91%) C++
6 15 (4.60%) Delphi
7 12 (3.68%) VBScript
8 10 (3.07%) JavaScript
9 9 (2.76%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.53%) Python
11 4 (1.23%) VB
12 3 (0.92%) PHP
12 3 (0.92%) R
13 2 (0.61%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.31%) C
14 1 (0.31%) Perl
14 1 (0.31%) Progress 4GL
14 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (11.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (7.36%) MCSE
3 19 (5.83%) Degree
4 18 (5.52%) SC Cleared
4 18 (5.52%) Security Cleared
5 12 (3.68%) A+ Certification
6 10 (3.07%) CCA
6 10 (3.07%) Citrix Certification
6 10 (3.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (2.76%) MCP
8 8 (2.45%) MCSA
8 8 (2.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (1.84%) CCNA
9 6 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.53%) ISEB
10 5 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (1.23%) CCNP
12 3 (0.92%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.92%) MCITP
12 3 (0.92%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.06%) SLA
2 12 (3.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.15%) QA
4 4 (1.23%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 150 (46.01%) Active Directory
2 59 (18.10%) XenApp
3 44 (13.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (12.27%) XenDesktop
5 18 (5.52%) vSphere
6 11 (3.37%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.61%) NFS
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.31%) vCloud
8 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 22 (6.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 10 (3.07%) SCOM
3 9 (2.76%) DatAdvantage
4 3 (0.92%) SCCM
5 2 (0.61%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.61%) Munin
5 2 (0.61%) Puppet
6 1 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.31%) WSUS
Vendors
1 204 (62.58%) Microsoft
2 105 (32.21%) VMware
3 86 (26.38%) Citrix
4 34 (10.43%) Cisco
5 20 (6.13%) EMC
6 18 (5.52%) CA
7 13 (3.99%) Oracle
8 12 (3.68%) Barracuda Networks
8 12 (3.68%) F5
8 12 (3.68%) HP
8 12 (3.68%) Infoblox
8 12 (3.68%) Stonesoft
9 11 (3.37%) Cyber-Ark
10 10 (3.07%) IBM
10 10 (3.07%) Kofax
11 9 (2.76%) Varonis
11 9 (2.76%) Wyse
12 8 (2.45%) CheckPoint
12 8 (2.45%) Sophos
13 7 (2.15%) Veritas
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