The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 89 64 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 15.42% 14.22% 11.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.95% 77.11% 40.40%
Number of salaries quoted 76 63 51
Average salary £35,820 £38,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.73% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £22,270 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,788 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +2.81%
Windows
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Operating Systems Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
122 83 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 21.14% 18.44% 28.12%
Number of salaries quoted 93 79 136
Average salary £40,000 £35,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.47% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Windows
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Swindon region.

Windows Salary Trend in Swindon

Windows
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Swindon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 101 (56.42%) Microsoft
2 76 (42.46%) Active Directory
3 67 (37.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 56 (31.28%) SQL Server
5 51 (28.49%) SQL
6 49 (27.37%) ITIL
6 49 (27.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 47 (26.26%) VMware
8 45 (25.14%) MS Excel
9 43 (24.02%) .NET
10 39 (21.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 38 (21.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 35 (19.55%) C#
12 35 (19.55%) IIS
13 33 (18.44%) Finance
14 32 (17.88%) ASP.NET
15 29 (16.20%) Firewall
16 28 (15.64%) Web Services
17 26 (14.53%) Cisco
18 24 (13.41%) TCP/IP
18 24 (13.41%) SQL Server 2008
19 23 (12.85%) PowerShell
19 23 (12.85%) Degree
19 23 (12.85%) MS Office
20 20 (11.17%) Microsoft Certification
21 19 (10.61%) MS Exchange
21 19 (10.61%) ITSM
22 18 (10.06%) Service Management
22 18 (10.06%) DNS
22 18 (10.06%) Linux

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (19.55%) IIS
2 19 (10.61%) MS Exchange
3 12 (6.70%) SharePoint
4 9 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (3.91%) IBM Notes
6 6 (3.35%) Lync
7 5 (2.79%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (2.79%) Site Server
8 4 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 45 (25.14%) MS Excel
2 23 (12.85%) MS Office
3 4 (2.23%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.23%) Fireworks
3 4 (2.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.56%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.03%) Office 365
2 6 (3.35%) SaaS
3 5 (2.79%) IaaS
4 4 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (16.20%) Firewall
2 24 (13.41%) TCP/IP
3 18 (10.06%) DNS
4 16 (8.94%) DHCP
5 11 (6.15%) LAN
5 11 (6.15%) SAN
5 11 (6.15%) VPN
6 7 (3.91%) Internet
7 5 (2.79%) WAN
7 5 (2.79%) LDAP
7 5 (2.79%) HTTP
7 5 (2.79%) Wireshark
8 4 (2.23%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.68%) Wireless
10 2 (1.12%) MPLS
10 2 (1.12%) SMTP
10 2 (1.12%) VoIP
10 2 (1.12%) WLAN
10 2 (1.12%) Network Security
10 2 (1.12%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (31.28%) SQL Server
2 24 (13.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (10.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (8.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (5.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (4.47%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.68%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.68%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.12%) MS Access
9 2 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.56%) OLTP
10 1 (0.56%) DB2
10 1 (0.56%) OLAP
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.56%) TestNG
2 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.56%) Moq
2 1 (0.56%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.56%) Selenium
General
1 33 (18.44%) Finance
2 10 (5.59%) Advertising
3 8 (4.47%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.35%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.79%) German Language
5 5 (2.79%) Banking
6 4 (2.23%) Retail
7 2 (1.12%) Back Office
8 1 (0.56%) Electronics
8 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (17.88%) Consultant
2 28 (15.64%) Analyst
3 19 (10.61%) Developer
4 18 (10.06%) Support Engineer
4 18 (10.06%) Technical Consultant
5 16 (8.94%) Support Analyst
6 12 (6.70%) DBA
7 10 (5.59%) Technical Support
7 10 (5.59%) Administrator
7 10 (5.59%) SQL DBA
7 10 (5.59%) ITSM Consultant
8 9 (5.03%) SQL Server DBA
8 9 (5.03%) Service Analyst
8 9 (5.03%) Architect
9 8 (4.47%) Software Engineer
9 8 (4.47%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (3.91%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (3.91%) Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (3.91%) IT Support
10 7 (3.91%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (24.02%) .NET
2 32 (17.88%) ASP.NET
3 28 (15.64%) Web Services
4 12 (6.70%) HTML
4 12 (6.70%) jQuery
5 10 (5.59%) .NET Framework
6 6 (3.35%) HTML5
7 5 (2.79%) WPF
7 5 (2.79%) XML
8 4 (2.23%) CSS
8 4 (2.23%) REST
8 4 (2.23%) CSS3
9 3 (1.68%) SOAP
9 3 (1.68%) LINQ
9 3 (1.68%) WCF
10 2 (1.12%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 2 (1.12%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (0.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (0.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.59%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.03%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.03%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.35%) Replication
4 6 (3.35%) Clustering
4 6 (3.35%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.68%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.12%) PMI
6 2 (1.12%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.12%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.12%) CMDB
6 2 (1.12%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.12%) Statistics
7 1 (0.56%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.56%) DTV
7 1 (0.56%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 67 (37.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 49 (27.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 38 (21.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (10.06%) Linux
5 13 (7.26%) UNIX
6 12 (6.70%) Windows 7
7 8 (4.47%) Windows 8
8 6 (3.35%) CentOS
8 6 (3.35%) Debian
9 5 (2.79%) Windows 2000
9 5 (2.79%) Windows XP
9 5 (2.79%) Solaris
9 5 (2.79%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.12%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.56%) Fedora
11 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (27.37%) ITIL
2 19 (10.61%) ITSM
3 18 (10.06%) Service Management
4 17 (9.50%) Performance Improvement
5 16 (8.94%) Project Management
5 16 (8.94%) Mentoring
6 15 (8.38%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (7.82%) PRINCE2
8 13 (7.26%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (6.70%) Line Management
10 11 (6.15%) ITIL V2
10 11 (6.15%) Time Management
10 11 (6.15%) Web Design
11 10 (5.59%) Coaching
12 8 (4.47%) Information Security
12 8 (4.47%) Migration
12 8 (4.47%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (3.91%) Software Engineering
13 7 (3.91%) Process Architecture
14 6 (3.35%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (28.49%) SQL
2 35 (19.55%) C#
3 23 (12.85%) PowerShell
4 17 (9.50%) JavaScript
5 9 (5.03%) C++
6 7 (3.91%) VB.NET
7 6 (3.35%) C
8 3 (1.68%) Java
9 2 (1.12%) VC++
9 2 (1.12%) XAML
9 2 (1.12%) VB
10 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (12.85%) Degree
2 20 (11.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (7.26%) MCSE
4 9 (5.03%) MCSA
5 6 (3.35%) CISSP
6 5 (2.79%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.79%) CCNA
6 5 (2.79%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.23%) VCP4
8 3 (1.68%) CCNP
9 2 (1.12%) MCITP
9 2 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.12%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.12%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.56%) MCTS
10 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.56%) ISEB
10 1 (0.56%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.59%) SLA
2 8 (4.47%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.12%) QA
4 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 76 (42.46%) Active Directory
2 39 (21.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.03%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.91%) XenApp
4 7 (3.91%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.12%) ProxySG
5 2 (1.12%) Nmap
5 2 (1.12%) vSphere
6 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.56%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 13 (7.26%) SCCM
2 10 (5.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (2.79%) MOM
4 3 (1.68%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.68%) SCOM
5 2 (1.12%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.12%) Windows Intune
5 2 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.12%) Nessus
5 2 (1.12%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.12%) SCSM
6 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.56%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 101 (56.42%) Microsoft
2 47 (26.26%) VMware
3 26 (14.53%) Cisco
4 11 (6.15%) Citrix
5 8 (4.47%) CheckPoint
5 8 (4.47%) F5
6 7 (3.91%) Blue Coat
6 7 (3.91%) Lotus
7 6 (3.35%) Red Hat
7 6 (3.35%) Apple
7 6 (3.35%) Symantec
7 6 (3.35%) Oracle
7 6 (3.35%) HP
7 6 (3.35%) Wind River
8 5 (2.79%) Sourcefire
8 5 (2.79%) Crossbeam
8 5 (2.79%) Juniper
9 4 (2.23%) Adobe
10 3 (1.68%) Dell
10 3 (1.68%) EMC
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