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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 119 112 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 20.38% 17.10% 9.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 83.22% 72.26% 46.23%
Number of salaries quoted 112 100 46
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £23,000 £23,135
10% offered a salary of more than £48,850 £45,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
143 155 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 24.49% 23.66% 19.92%
Number of salaries quoted 134 128 96
Average salary £38,648 £35,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% +19.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,250 £50,350
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Swindon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 111 (56.35%) Microsoft
2 103 (52.28%) SQL Server
3 84 (42.64%) Active Directory
4 70 (35.53%) SQL
5 66 (33.50%) .NET
6 62 (31.47%) MS Excel
7 61 (30.96%) Web Services
8 57 (28.93%) ITIL
9 54 (27.41%) C#
10 53 (26.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 52 (26.40%) IIS
12 51 (25.89%) Finance
13 46 (23.35%) ASP.NET
14 44 (22.34%) Analytical Skills
15 43 (21.83%) Windows Server 2012
15 43 (21.83%) PowerShell
16 39 (19.80%) Agile Software Development
16 39 (19.80%) DNS
16 39 (19.80%) DHCP
17 37 (18.78%) Degree
18 36 (18.27%) Service Management
19 34 (17.26%) Windows Server 2003
20 32 (16.24%) VMware
21 30 (15.23%) MS Exchange
21 30 (15.23%) Enterprise Software
22 27 (13.71%) Windows 7
22 27 (13.71%) Waterfall
22 27 (13.71%) ITSM
23 26 (13.20%) TCP/IP
24 24 (12.18%) Computer Science

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 52 (26.40%) IIS
2 30 (15.23%) MS Exchange
3 16 (8.12%) WebSphere
4 13 (6.60%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (2.54%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.52%) Site Server
6 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 62 (31.47%) MS Excel
2 19 (9.64%) MS Office
3 3 (1.52%) MS Project
3 3 (1.52%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.02%) SaaS
1 2 (1.02%) Office 365
1 2 (1.02%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (19.80%) DHCP
1 39 (19.80%) DNS
2 26 (13.20%) TCP/IP
3 23 (11.68%) Internet
4 21 (10.66%) WebEx
5 19 (9.64%) LAN
6 17 (8.63%) WAN
7 15 (7.61%) WLAN
8 8 (4.06%) HTTP
9 7 (3.55%) VPN
10 3 (1.52%) LDAP
10 3 (1.52%) Wireshark
11 2 (1.02%) MPLS
11 2 (1.02%) Firewall
12 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (52.28%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (7.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.03%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (5.58%) Visual Studio
3 10 (5.08%) NUnit
4 8 (4.06%) Moq
5 7 (3.55%) MSTest
5 7 (3.55%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.51%) MSI
General
1 51 (25.89%) Finance
2 17 (8.63%) Banking
3 13 (6.60%) Marketing
4 8 (4.06%) Law
5 3 (1.52%) German Language
6 2 (1.02%) Advertising
6 2 (1.02%) Back Office
6 2 (1.02%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.51%) Automotive
7 1 (0.51%) Publishing
7 1 (0.51%) French Language
Job Titles
1 32 (16.24%) Analyst
2 30 (15.23%) Support Analyst
3 27 (13.71%) Consultant
3 27 (13.71%) Developer
4 24 (12.18%) Technical Consultant
5 22 (11.17%) Server Support
6 21 (10.66%) ITSM Consultant
7 20 (10.15%) Support Engineer
8 19 (9.64%) Administrator
9 18 (9.14%) Server Support Analyst
9 18 (9.14%) Server Analyst
10 16 (8.12%) Server Administrator
11 15 (7.61%) Support Technician
12 13 (6.60%) Applications Support
12 13 (6.60%) Senior Analyst
12 13 (6.60%) Windows Administrator
13 12 (6.09%) Business Consultant
13 12 (6.09%) Team Leader
13 12 (6.09%) Software Developer
14 11 (5.58%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (33.50%) .NET
2 61 (30.96%) Web Services
3 46 (23.35%) ASP.NET
4 17 (8.63%) SOAP
4 17 (8.63%) .NET Framework
5 14 (7.11%) WCF
6 11 (5.58%) REST
7 9 (4.57%) Sencha Touch
7 9 (4.57%) WPF
7 9 (4.57%) Ext JS
7 9 (4.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (4.57%) XML
8 8 (4.06%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (4.06%) Middleware
8 8 (4.06%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (3.55%) WinForms
9 7 (3.55%) Spring.NET
9 7 (3.55%) Unity DI Container
9 7 (3.55%) Castle Windsor
9 7 (3.55%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 44 (22.34%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (15.23%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (12.18%) Computer Science
4 18 (9.14%) Clustering
5 8 (4.06%) PKI
5 8 (4.06%) Mainframe
5 8 (4.06%) Mobile Banking
5 8 (4.06%) iPhone
5 8 (4.06%) Visualisation
5 8 (4.06%) iPad
6 7 (3.55%) Social Network
6 7 (3.55%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.52%) User Experience
7 3 (1.52%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.51%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.51%) Replication
8 1 (0.51%) Statistics
8 1 (0.51%) CMDB
8 1 (0.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 53 (26.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 43 (21.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 34 (17.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (13.71%) Windows 7
5 15 (7.61%) UNIX
6 9 (4.57%) Apple iOS
6 9 (4.57%) Windows Phone 8
6 9 (4.57%) Windows Phone
6 9 (4.57%) Android
7 8 (4.06%) Linux
8 6 (3.05%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.03%) Windows XP
9 4 (2.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (28.93%) ITIL
2 39 (19.80%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (18.27%) Service Management
4 27 (13.71%) ITSM
4 27 (13.71%) Waterfall
5 23 (11.68%) ITIL V2
5 23 (11.68%) Time Management
5 23 (11.68%) Scrum
6 20 (10.15%) MVC
7 17 (8.63%) Project Management
7 17 (8.63%) UML
7 17 (8.63%) Web Design
7 17 (8.63%) Software Deployment
7 17 (8.63%) Line Management
8 16 (8.12%) MVVM
8 16 (8.12%) Requirements Analysis
9 14 (7.11%) Workflow
9 14 (7.11%) PRINCE2
10 13 (6.60%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (6.60%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 70 (35.53%) SQL
2 54 (27.41%) C#
3 43 (21.83%) PowerShell
4 16 (8.12%) JavaScript
5 8 (4.06%) VBScript
5 8 (4.06%) VBA
6 4 (2.03%) XPath
6 4 (2.03%) C++
6 4 (2.03%) Java
7 3 (1.52%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.02%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.51%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (18.78%) Degree
2 12 (6.09%) MCSA
2 12 (6.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (5.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (5.08%) MCITP
4 10 (5.08%) MCSE
5 2 (1.02%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (1.02%) CISSP
5 2 (1.02%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.02%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.02%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.51%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.68%) SLA
2 4 (2.03%) QA
3 3 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 84 (42.64%) Active Directory
2 13 (6.60%) vSphere
3 11 (5.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (5.08%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.02%) XenApp
5 2 (1.02%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.51%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.51%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.51%) Firmware
6 1 (0.51%) XenServer
6 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (9.64%) WSUS
2 8 (4.06%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (4.06%) NetBackup
2 8 (4.06%) Backup Exec
2 8 (4.06%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (3.55%) SCOM
4 6 (3.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (2.54%) SCCM
6 3 (1.52%) MOM
7 1 (0.51%) OpenView
7 1 (0.51%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 111 (56.35%) Microsoft
2 32 (16.24%) VMware
3 10 (5.08%) McAfee
3 10 (5.08%) Symantec
4 9 (4.57%) IBM
4 9 (4.57%) Sencha
5 8 (4.06%) Cyber-Ark
5 8 (4.06%) Sophos
5 8 (4.06%) Remedy
5 8 (4.06%) Citrix
5 8 (4.06%) Apple
6 7 (3.55%) Facebook
6 7 (3.55%) Twitter
7 6 (3.05%) Oracle
8 3 (1.52%) SAP
8 3 (1.52%) Cisco
8 3 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.02%) HP
10 1 (0.51%) Dell
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