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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 194 224 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 23.49% 24.86% 23.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.21% 69.57% 71.16%
Number of salaries quoted 177 173 211
Median salary £38,000 £39,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,100 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
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
293 322 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 35.47% 35.74% 33.37%
Number of salaries quoted 276 258 285
Median salary £38,000 £39,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 2 May 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Southampton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 203 (61.33%) Microsoft
2 160 (48.34%) Windows Server
3 149 (45.02%) Active Directory
4 142 (42.90%) MS Excel
5 109 (32.93%) VMware
6 99 (29.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 96 (29.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 93 (28.10%) MS Exchange
9 87 (26.28%) Citrix
10 80 (24.17%) Exchange Server 2010
11 73 (22.05%) Linux
12 60 (18.13%) SAN
12 60 (18.13%) Exchange Server 2013
13 59 (17.82%) SQL
14 57 (17.22%) XenApp
15 53 (16.01%) C#
16 50 (15.11%) MS Office
16 50 (15.11%) Windows Server 2003
17 45 (13.60%) SQL Server
18 44 (13.29%) XenDesktop
19 41 (12.39%) VMware Infrastructure
19 41 (12.39%) PowerShell
20 40 (12.08%) Office 365
20 40 (12.08%) .NET
21 35 (10.57%) Firewall
21 35 (10.57%) ITIL
22 34 (10.27%) DNS
22 34 (10.27%) Retail
23 33 (9.97%) Microsoft Certification
23 33 (9.97%) Unix

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 93 (28.10%) MS Exchange
2 80 (24.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 60 (18.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (8.76%) IIS
5 28 (8.46%) SharePoint
6 18 (5.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 13 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (3.63%) Skype for Business
9 10 (3.02%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (2.42%) WebLogic
11 7 (2.11%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.60%) NetWeaver
12 2 (0.60%) nginx
13 1 (0.30%) CMS
Applications
1 142 (42.90%) MS Excel
2 50 (15.11%) MS Office
3 7 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Visualfiles
2 2 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (12.08%) Office 365
2 30 (9.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (5.74%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (0.91%) SaaS
5 1 (0.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (18.13%) SAN
2 35 (10.57%) Firewall
3 34 (10.27%) DNS
4 32 (9.67%) DHCP
5 19 (5.74%) TCP/IP
6 18 (5.44%) WAN
7 16 (4.83%) LAN
8 13 (3.93%) VPN
9 12 (3.63%) Network Security
10 11 (3.32%) VoIP
11 10 (3.02%) Intranet
12 8 (2.42%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (2.11%) NetScaler
13 7 (2.11%) VLAN
13 7 (2.11%) Wireless
14 5 (1.51%) Internet
15 4 (1.21%) NAS
15 4 (1.21%) Wi-Fi
16 3 (0.91%) Fibre Channel
16 3 (0.91%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (13.60%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.11%) DB2
3 5 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (0.60%) OLAP
6 2 (0.60%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.60%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (0.60%) QlikView
6 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.30%) GIS
7 1 (0.30%) MySQL
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (4.23%) SoapUI
2 12 (3.63%) NUnit
3 11 (3.32%) Visual Studio
4 10 (3.02%) Selenium
5 8 (2.42%) SpecFlow
6 7 (2.11%) Cucumber
6 7 (2.11%) WebDriver
7 5 (1.51%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.51%) JUnit
8 2 (0.60%) Moq
8 2 (0.60%) MSTest
8 2 (0.60%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (10.27%) Retail
2 18 (5.44%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.14%) Finance
4 9 (2.72%) Electronics
5 4 (1.21%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.91%) Legal
7 2 (0.60%) Back Office
7 2 (0.60%) Games
7 2 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (16.92%) Analyst
2 40 (12.08%) Infrastructure Support
3 37 (11.18%) Consultant
3 37 (11.18%) Developer
3 37 (11.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 37 (11.18%) Support Engineer
4 34 (10.27%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 33 (9.97%) IT Engineer
5 33 (9.97%) IT Support
6 28 (8.46%) Service Analyst
6 28 (8.46%) Service Desk Analyst
7 27 (8.16%) Administrator
8 22 (6.65%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
8 22 (6.65%) IT Consultant
8 22 (6.65%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 22 (6.65%) Support Consultant
9 21 (6.34%) Systems Administrator
10 20 (6.04%) Software Developer
10 20 (6.04%) Technical Specialist
11 18 (5.44%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (12.08%) .NET
2 15 (4.53%) STL
3 14 (4.23%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 12 (3.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 12 (3.63%) CSS
4 12 (3.63%) HTML
4 12 (3.63%) XML
5 11 (3.32%) Web Services
6 9 (2.72%) ASP.NET
7 8 (2.42%) COM
7 8 (2.42%) jQuery
8 5 (1.51%) WinForms
9 4 (1.21%) SOAP
9 4 (1.21%) XHTML
10 3 (0.91%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.91%) LINQ
10 3 (0.91%) NHibernate
10 3 (0.91%) OpenGL
10 3 (0.91%) REST
10 3 (0.91%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.83%) Client/Server
2 15 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.23%) Clustering
4 12 (3.63%) Algorithms
4 12 (3.63%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.32%) EPoS
6 10 (3.02%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.42%) EFT
8 7 (2.11%) e-Learning
8 7 (2.11%) Fat Client
8 7 (2.11%) Thin Client
9 6 (1.81%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.81%) PKI
10 5 (1.51%) iSeries
11 3 (0.91%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (0.91%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.91%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 2 (0.60%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.60%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 160 (48.34%) Windows Server
2 99 (29.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 96 (29.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 73 (22.05%) Linux
5 50 (15.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 33 (9.97%) Unix
7 28 (8.46%) Solaris
8 24 (7.25%) Windows 7
9 19 (5.74%) Windows XP
10 13 (3.93%) Windows 8
11 12 (3.63%) AIX
12 5 (1.51%) CentOS
12 5 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (1.21%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.91%) Android
14 3 (0.91%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.91%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.91%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.60%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (10.57%) ITIL
2 26 (7.85%) Software Engineering
3 22 (6.65%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (5.44%) Project Management
4 18 (5.44%) Scrum
5 16 (4.83%) Configuration Management
5 16 (4.83%) Multithreading
6 15 (4.53%) PRINCE2
6 15 (4.53%) Time Management
7 14 (4.23%) SDLC
7 14 (4.23%) Service Management
8 12 (3.63%) Capacity Management
8 12 (3.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (3.63%) Performance Management
9 11 (3.32%) Migration
10 10 (3.02%) TDD
10 10 (3.02%) Test Scripting
11 9 (2.72%) Incident Management
11 9 (2.72%) Problem Management
12 8 (2.42%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 59 (17.82%) SQL
2 53 (16.01%) C#
3 41 (12.39%) PowerShell
4 20 (6.04%) C++
4 20 (6.04%) Java
5 12 (3.63%) VBScript
6 10 (3.02%) Delphi
6 10 (3.02%) JavaScript
7 7 (2.11%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.81%) Python
9 4 (1.21%) VB
10 3 (0.91%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.91%) PHP
10 3 (0.91%) R
11 2 (0.60%) Perl
12 1 (0.30%) C
12 1 (0.30%) Progress 4GL
12 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (9.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (6.95%) MCSE
3 19 (5.74%) Degree
4 16 (4.83%) SC Cleared
4 16 (4.83%) Security Cleared
5 14 (4.23%) A+ Certification
6 9 (2.72%) MCP
7 7 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (1.81%) CCA
8 6 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.81%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (1.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (1.51%) CCNA
9 5 (1.51%) ISEB
9 5 (1.51%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (1.21%) CCNP
10 4 (1.21%) MCSA
11 3 (0.91%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.60%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.34%) SLA
2 8 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.42%) QA
3 3 (0.91%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 149 (45.02%) Active Directory
2 57 (17.22%) XenApp
3 44 (13.29%) XenDesktop
4 41 (12.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (6.95%) vSphere
6 7 (2.11%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.60%) NFS
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.60%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.30%) vCloud
8 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (6.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 9 (2.72%) SCOM
3 7 (2.11%) DatAdvantage
4 4 (1.21%) SCCM
5 3 (0.91%) Puppet
6 2 (0.60%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.60%) Munin
7 1 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.30%) SCSM
7 1 (0.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 203 (61.33%) Microsoft
2 109 (32.93%) VMware
3 87 (26.28%) Citrix
4 32 (9.67%) Cisco
5 23 (6.95%) EMC
6 15 (4.53%) Oracle
7 14 (4.23%) CA
8 13 (3.93%) HP
9 12 (3.63%) Infoblox
10 11 (3.32%) Cyber-Ark
11 10 (3.02%) Kofax
12 9 (2.72%) IBM
13 8 (2.42%) Barracuda Networks
13 8 (2.42%) F5
13 8 (2.42%) Sophos
13 8 (2.42%) Stonesoft
14 7 (2.11%) CheckPoint
14 7 (2.11%) NICE Systems
14 7 (2.11%) Varonis
14 7 (2.11%) Wyse
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