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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 155 189 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.62% 26.62% 32.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.55% 68.73% 78.47%
Number of salaries quoted 144 162 253
Median salary £39,875 £35,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.32% +12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £18,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
256 275 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 35.70% 38.73% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 245 240 317
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,700
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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 30 July 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 214 (61.14%) Microsoft
2 143 (40.86%) MS Excel
3 141 (40.29%) Active Directory
4 140 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 114 (32.57%) VMware
6 108 (30.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 101 (28.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 86 (24.57%) SQL
9 79 (22.57%) MS Exchange
9 79 (22.57%) Citrix
10 67 (19.14%) Linux
11 61 (17.43%) Exchange Server 2010
12 58 (16.57%) MS Office
13 54 (15.43%) C#
13 54 (15.43%) Windows Server 2003
14 52 (14.86%) Cisco
14 52 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
15 51 (14.57%) XenApp
16 50 (14.29%) SAN
16 50 (14.29%) Retail
17 48 (13.71%) Microsoft Certification
17 48 (13.71%) Office 365
18 47 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2013
19 44 (12.57%) Firewall
20 43 (12.29%) SQL Server
20 43 (12.29%) Degree
21 40 (11.43%) PowerShell
22 39 (11.14%) .NET
23 36 (10.29%) IIS
23 36 (10.29%) DNS

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 79 (22.57%) MS Exchange
2 61 (17.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 47 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 36 (10.29%) IIS
5 29 (8.29%) SharePoint
6 22 (6.29%) Skype for Business
7 17 (4.86%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (2.86%) Apache
9 8 (2.29%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (1.14%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.57%) nginx
14 1 (0.29%) CMS
Applications
1 143 (40.86%) MS Excel
2 58 (16.57%) MS Office
3 7 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.29%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.29%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 48 (13.71%) Office 365
2 29 (8.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (3.14%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (14.29%) SAN
2 44 (12.57%) Firewall
3 36 (10.29%) DNS
4 34 (9.71%) DHCP
5 25 (7.14%) VPN
5 25 (7.14%) WAN
6 24 (6.86%) LAN
7 20 (5.71%) Network Security
8 19 (5.43%) TCP/IP
9 18 (5.14%) VLAN
10 17 (4.86%) VoIP
11 12 (3.43%) NetScaler
12 11 (3.14%) IPsec
12 11 (3.14%) Wireless
13 10 (2.86%) Internet
14 9 (2.57%) BGP
14 9 (2.57%) Intranet
15 8 (2.29%) OSPF
16 7 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
16 7 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (12.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.57%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (2.00%) OLAP
3 7 (2.00%) OLTP
4 6 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (1.71%) Couchbase
5 5 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.29%) MS Access
7 1 (0.29%) MySQL
7 1 (0.29%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 22 (6.29%) SoapUI
2 20 (5.71%) Selenium
3 12 (3.43%) NUnit
4 9 (2.57%) SpecFlow
5 8 (2.29%) Cucumber
5 8 (2.29%) WebDriver
6 4 (1.14%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.86%) Moq
7 3 (0.86%) MSTest
7 3 (0.86%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (0.57%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.57%) JUnit
General
1 50 (14.29%) Retail
2 30 (8.57%) Finance
3 18 (5.14%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.57%) Back Office
5 8 (2.29%) Electronics
6 4 (1.14%) Games
6 4 (1.14%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.29%) Legal
7 1 (0.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (18.86%) Analyst
2 45 (12.86%) Support Engineer
3 44 (12.57%) Developer
4 41 (11.71%) IT Engineer
5 36 (10.29%) Consultant
6 35 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 33 (9.43%) Software Developer
8 32 (9.14%) Service Analyst
8 32 (9.14%) Service Desk Analyst
9 29 (8.29%) Infrastructure Support
10 26 (7.43%) .NET Developer
10 26 (7.43%) C# .NET Developer
10 26 (7.43%) C# Developer
10 26 (7.43%) IT Support
11 24 (6.86%) Delphi Developer
11 24 (6.86%) SQL Developer
11 24 (6.86%) Support Analyst
12 23 (6.57%) Administrator
12 23 (6.57%) C# Software Developer
12 23 (6.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (11.14%) .NET
2 14 (4.00%) Web Services
3 10 (2.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 10 (2.86%) STL
4 9 (2.57%) ASP.NET
4 9 (2.57%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 8 (2.29%) CSS
5 8 (2.29%) HTML
6 7 (2.00%) COM
6 7 (2.00%) WinForms
7 6 (1.71%) LAPP Stack
7 6 (1.71%) PHP-FPM
7 6 (1.71%) XML
8 5 (1.43%) jQuery
9 4 (1.14%) JSP
9 4 (1.14%) XHTML
10 3 (0.86%) Castle Windsor
10 3 (0.86%) OpenGL
10 3 (0.86%) Spring.NET
10 3 (0.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.43%) Computer Science
2 26 (7.43%) Clustering
3 25 (7.14%) EFT
3 25 (7.14%) EPoS
4 23 (6.57%) Data Centre
5 13 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.71%) Client/Server
6 12 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (3.43%) Fat Client
6 12 (3.43%) Thin Client
7 10 (2.86%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.00%) e-Learning
8 7 (2.00%) Replication
9 6 (1.71%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.43%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.43%) Statistics
11 4 (1.14%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.86%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (0.86%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (0.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 140 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 108 (30.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 101 (28.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 67 (19.14%) Linux
5 54 (15.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (6.86%) Windows 7
7 22 (6.29%) Unix
8 19 (5.43%) CentOS
9 18 (5.14%) Windows XP
10 14 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (3.71%) Windows 8
12 11 (3.14%) Solaris
13 10 (2.86%) Windows 10
14 9 (2.57%) AIX
15 7 (2.00%) FreeBSD
15 7 (2.00%) Ubuntu
16 6 (1.71%) Android
16 6 (1.71%) Fedora
16 6 (1.71%) Windows Mobile
16 6 (1.71%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (8.00%) ITIL
2 27 (7.71%) Time Management
3 25 (7.14%) SDLC
3 25 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 23 (6.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 23 (6.57%) Scrum
5 22 (6.29%) Refactoring
5 22 (6.29%) Regression Testing
6 21 (6.00%) Performance Testing
6 21 (6.00%) Test Scripting
7 20 (5.71%) TDD
8 18 (5.14%) Business Development
9 17 (4.86%) BDD
10 16 (4.57%) Change Management
10 16 (4.57%) Configuration Management
11 15 (4.29%) Test Planning
12 14 (4.00%) Network Architecture
12 14 (4.00%) Software Testing
13 13 (3.71%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 86 (24.57%) SQL
2 54 (15.43%) C#
3 40 (11.43%) PowerShell
4 28 (8.00%) Delphi
5 21 (6.00%) T-SQL
6 13 (3.71%) PHP
7 12 (3.43%) C++
7 12 (3.43%) Python
8 9 (2.57%) Bash Shell
8 9 (2.57%) Java
8 9 (2.57%) VBScript
9 4 (1.14%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.14%) Ruby
10 3 (0.86%) C
10 3 (0.86%) Perl
10 3 (0.86%) R
11 2 (0.57%) VB
12 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 48 (13.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (12.29%) Degree
3 30 (8.57%) MCSE
4 27 (7.71%) SC Cleared
4 27 (7.71%) Security Cleared
5 21 (6.00%) CCA
5 21 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (6.00%) Citrix Certification
5 21 (6.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 20 (5.71%) CCNA
7 14 (4.00%) A+ Certification
7 14 (4.00%) MCP
7 14 (4.00%) MCSA
8 11 (3.14%) CCNP
8 11 (3.14%) ISEB
9 9 (2.57%) ISTQB
10 7 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (1.43%) MCITP
12 3 (0.86%) JNCIA
12 3 (0.86%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 25 (7.14%) SLA
2 21 (6.00%) QA
3 6 (1.71%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 141 (40.29%) Active Directory
2 52 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (14.57%) XenApp
4 28 (8.00%) Hyper-V
5 16 (4.57%) XenDesktop
6 8 (2.29%) pfSense
7 6 (1.71%) Postfix
8 5 (1.43%) vSphere
9 2 (0.57%) NFS
10 1 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (5.43%) Microsoft Clustering
2 15 (4.29%) Failover Clustering
3 14 (4.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 13 (3.71%) Puppet
4 13 (3.71%) SCOM
5 12 (3.43%) DatAdvantage
6 4 (1.14%) Ansible
7 3 (0.86%) Kibana
7 3 (0.86%) logstash
8 2 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.57%) Munin
9 1 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 214 (61.14%) Microsoft
2 114 (32.57%) VMware
3 79 (22.57%) Citrix
4 52 (14.86%) Cisco
5 19 (5.43%) Red Hat
6 18 (5.14%) CA
7 15 (4.29%) Dell
8 14 (4.00%) Barracuda Networks
8 14 (4.00%) F5
8 14 (4.00%) Stonesoft
9 12 (3.43%) Varonis
9 12 (3.43%) Wyse
10 11 (3.14%) EMC
11 8 (2.29%) HP
12 7 (2.00%) CheckPoint
12 7 (2.00%) Infoblox
12 7 (2.00%) Juniper
12 7 (2.00%) Kofax
12 7 (2.00%) NICE Systems
12 7 (2.00%) Oracle
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