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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 156 154 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 23.71% 22.81% 28.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.73% 72.64% 64.19%
Number of salaries quoted 148 143 219
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +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
275 212 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 41.79% 31.41% 43.94%
Number of salaries quoted 266 199 337
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 25 September 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 191 (58.23%) Microsoft
2 124 (37.80%) VMware
3 118 (35.98%) MS Excel
4 112 (34.15%) Active Directory
4 112 (34.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 105 (32.01%) Windows Server
6 83 (25.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 81 (24.70%) SQL
8 78 (23.78%) Linux
9 76 (23.17%) Citrix
10 66 (20.12%) Cisco
11 55 (16.77%) VMware Infrastructure
12 51 (15.55%) Degree
13 49 (14.94%) Hyper-V
13 49 (14.94%) Office 365
13 49 (14.94%) MS Exchange
14 48 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
15 46 (14.02%) Windows Server 2003
15 46 (14.02%) C#
16 45 (13.72%) MS Office
17 44 (13.41%) SQL Server
18 43 (13.11%) XenApp
19 40 (12.20%) SAN
20 37 (11.28%) Exchange Server 2013
21 36 (10.98%) Retail
22 34 (10.37%) Red Hat
23 33 (10.06%) Exchange Server 2010
23 33 (10.06%) CentOS
23 33 (10.06%) Computer Science
23 33 (10.06%) VLAN

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 (14.94%) MS Exchange
2 37 (11.28%) Exchange Server 2013
3 33 (10.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (9.76%) IIS
5 21 (6.40%) SharePoint
6 17 (5.18%) Apache
7 16 (4.88%) Skype for Business
8 11 (3.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.22%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.91%) nginx
12 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 118 (35.98%) MS Excel
2 45 (13.72%) MS Office
3 4 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.30%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 49 (14.94%) Office 365
2 30 (9.15%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (12.20%) SAN
2 33 (10.06%) VLAN
3 31 (9.45%) DNS
3 31 (9.45%) VPN
4 30 (9.15%) Firewall
5 29 (8.84%) VoIP
6 28 (8.54%) DHCP
7 26 (7.93%) IPsec
7 26 (7.93%) TCP/IP
8 23 (7.01%) LAN
9 22 (6.71%) WAN
10 18 (5.49%) Network Security
11 17 (5.18%) BGP
12 16 (4.88%) OSPF
13 14 (4.27%) Cisco IOS
14 13 (3.96%) Junos
14 13 (3.96%) MPLS
14 13 (3.96%) OpenVPN
14 13 (3.96%) SSL
15 12 (3.66%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (13.41%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.57%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (3.96%) Apache Cassandra
3 13 (3.96%) Couchbase
3 13 (3.96%) OLAP
3 13 (3.96%) OLTP
4 3 (0.91%) PerformancePoint
4 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.30%) MS Access
6 1 (0.30%) MySQL
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (7.01%) Selenium
1 23 (7.01%) SoapUI
2 12 (3.66%) Jenkins
2 12 (3.66%) NUnit
3 9 (2.74%) SpecFlow
4 8 (2.44%) Cucumber
4 8 (2.44%) WebDriver
5 3 (0.91%) Moq
5 3 (0.91%) MSTest
5 3 (0.91%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 36 (10.98%) Retail
2 23 (7.01%) Finance
3 13 (3.96%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.74%) Back Office
5 4 (1.22%) Electronics
5 4 (1.22%) Games
5 4 (1.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.30%) Banking
6 1 (0.30%) Billing
6 1 (0.30%) Legal
6 1 (0.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (16.77%) Analyst
2 54 (16.46%) Support Engineer
3 40 (12.20%) IT Engineer
4 39 (11.89%) Developer
5 32 (9.76%) Consultant
6 30 (9.15%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 30 (9.15%) Service Analyst
6 30 (9.15%) Service Desk Analyst
7 29 (8.84%) IT Support
7 29 (8.84%) Software Developer
8 28 (8.54%) Network Engineer
9 24 (7.32%) .NET Developer
9 24 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
9 24 (7.32%) C# Developer
10 22 (6.71%) Delphi Developer
11 21 (6.40%) .NET Software Developer
11 21 (6.40%) C# Software Developer
11 21 (6.40%) SQL Developer
12 19 (5.79%) Infrastructure Manager
12 19 (5.79%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (9.76%) .NET
2 28 (8.54%) Web Services
3 13 (3.96%) LAPP Stack
3 13 (3.96%) PHP-FPM
4 12 (3.66%) COM
5 11 (3.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 11 (3.35%) STL
6 7 (2.13%) ASP.NET
6 7 (2.13%) WinForms
7 4 (1.22%) JSP
8 3 (0.91%) Castle Windsor
8 3 (0.91%) MFC
8 3 (0.91%) Ninject
8 3 (0.91%) Spring.NET
8 3 (0.91%) Unity DI Container
8 3 (0.91%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 3 (0.91%) WPF
9 2 (0.61%) Kohana
9 2 (0.61%) LAMP
9 2 (0.61%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.06%) Computer Science
2 32 (9.76%) Data Centre
3 30 (9.15%) Clustering
4 23 (7.01%) EFT
4 23 (7.01%) EPoS
5 15 (4.57%) Client/Server
6 13 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (3.96%) Replication
7 12 (3.66%) Statistics
8 11 (3.35%) Algorithms
8 11 (3.35%) Fat Client
8 11 (3.35%) Thin Client
9 9 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (1.52%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (0.91%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.91%) e-Learning
11 3 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (0.91%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.91%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 112 (34.15%) Windows Server 2012
2 105 (32.01%) Windows Server
3 83 (25.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 78 (23.78%) Linux
5 46 (14.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 33 (10.06%) CentOS
7 32 (9.76%) Windows 7
8 28 (8.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (6.40%) Windows 8
10 20 (6.10%) Windows 10
11 16 (4.88%) Windows XP
12 15 (4.57%) Apple iOS
12 15 (4.57%) FreeBSD
13 14 (4.27%) Fedora
14 12 (3.66%) Android
14 12 (3.66%) Unix
14 12 (3.66%) Windows Mobile
14 12 (3.66%) Windows Phone
15 8 (2.44%) Ubuntu
16 4 (1.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (8.84%) Software Engineering
2 28 (8.54%) Configuration Management
3 27 (8.23%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (8.23%) ITIL
3 27 (8.23%) SDLC
4 26 (7.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 24 (7.32%) Regression Testing
5 24 (7.32%) Test Scripting
6 23 (7.01%) Performance Testing
6 23 (7.01%) Scrum
7 22 (6.71%) TDD
8 21 (6.40%) Time Management
9 20 (6.10%) Refactoring
10 19 (5.79%) BDD
10 19 (5.79%) High Availability
11 17 (5.18%) Business Development
12 16 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
12 16 (4.88%) Change Management
12 16 (4.88%) Exploratory Testing
12 16 (4.88%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 81 (24.70%) SQL
2 46 (14.02%) C#
3 32 (9.76%) PowerShell
4 29 (8.84%) T-SQL
5 27 (8.23%) PHP
6 26 (7.93%) Delphi
7 17 (5.18%) Bash Shell
7 17 (5.18%) Python
8 14 (4.27%) C++
9 13 (3.96%) Java
10 12 (3.66%) Ruby
11 8 (2.44%) VBScript
12 3 (0.91%) C
12 3 (0.91%) Perl
13 2 (0.61%) R
13 2 (0.61%) VB
14 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 51 (15.55%) Degree
2 48 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (9.76%) MCSE
4 29 (8.84%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (8.54%) CCA
5 28 (8.54%) CCNA
5 28 (8.54%) Citrix Certification
6 27 (8.23%) SC Cleared
6 27 (8.23%) Security Cleared
6 27 (8.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (5.49%) CCNP
8 17 (5.18%) MCSA
9 11 (3.35%) ISEB
9 11 (3.35%) MCP
10 10 (3.05%) A+ Certification
10 10 (3.05%) ISTQB
11 7 (2.13%) MCITP
12 4 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.91%) JNCIA
13 3 (0.91%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (7.32%) QA
3 20 (6.10%) SLA
4 6 (1.83%) Data Quality
System Software
1 112 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 55 (16.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (14.94%) Hyper-V
4 43 (13.11%) XenApp
5 15 (4.57%) pfSense
6 13 (3.96%) Postfix
7 4 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (1.22%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.61%) NFS
9 1 (0.30%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (8.54%) Puppet
2 24 (7.32%) Microsoft Clustering
3 16 (4.88%) SCOM
4 14 (4.27%) Failover Clustering
5 12 (3.66%) Ansible
6 11 (3.35%) DatAdvantage
7 4 (1.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (0.91%) Kibana
8 3 (0.91%) logstash
9 2 (0.61%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.61%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.61%) Munin
9 2 (0.61%) SCCM
10 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 191 (58.23%) Microsoft
2 124 (37.80%) VMware
3 76 (23.17%) Citrix
4 66 (20.12%) Cisco
5 34 (10.37%) Red Hat
6 23 (7.01%) Dell
7 16 (4.88%) CA
7 16 (4.88%) Juniper
8 12 (3.66%) Barracuda Networks
8 12 (3.66%) F5
8 12 (3.66%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (3.66%) Stonesoft
9 11 (3.35%) Varonis
9 11 (3.35%) Wyse
10 8 (2.44%) HP
11 4 (1.22%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.22%) Cyber-Ark
11 4 (1.22%) Infoblox
11 4 (1.22%) Oracle
11 4 (1.22%) Veritas
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