The first table below looks at the demand 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 101 53 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 17.81% 10.06% 9.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.52% 50.48% 32.34%
Number of salaries quoted 90 51 47
Average salary £31,250 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.08% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £24,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
132 105 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 23.28% 19.92% 29.25%
Number of salaries quoted 110 97 128
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
Windows
Wiltshire

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 9 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Swindon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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 78 (47.27%) Microsoft
2 65 (39.39%) Active Directory
3 60 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 51 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (28.48%) SQL
5 47 (28.48%) MS Excel
6 38 (23.03%) ITIL
6 38 (23.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 38 (23.03%) VMware
7 31 (18.79%) Finance
8 30 (18.18%) IIS
8 30 (18.18%) MS Office
9 29 (17.58%) .NET
10 28 (16.97%) Windows Server 2012
11 25 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (15.15%) Firewall
12 23 (13.94%) Windows XP
13 21 (12.73%) SLA
14 20 (12.12%) Cisco
15 19 (11.52%) Citrix
15 19 (11.52%) XML
15 19 (11.52%) Degree
15 19 (11.52%) Windows 7
16 18 (10.91%) Windows 8
17 17 (10.30%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (10.30%) Internet
17 17 (10.30%) Telecoms
17 17 (10.30%) SQL Server 2008
18 16 (9.70%) Lotus
18 16 (9.70%) C#

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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 30 (18.18%) IIS
2 16 (9.70%) MS Exchange
3 15 (9.09%) IBM Notes
4 11 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (4.85%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.61%) CMS
9 1 (0.61%) Lync
Applications
1 47 (28.48%) MS Excel
2 30 (18.18%) MS Office
3 2 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.21%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.82%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.21%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.03%) Office 365
2 2 (1.21%) SaaS
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.15%) Firewall
2 17 (10.30%) Internet
3 14 (8.48%) TCP/IP
4 11 (6.67%) Network Security
5 9 (5.45%) SAN
6 7 (4.24%) LAN
6 7 (4.24%) WAN
7 6 (3.64%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (3.03%) VPN
8 5 (3.03%) SSH
9 4 (2.42%) DNS
10 3 (1.82%) Wireshark
11 2 (1.21%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (1.21%) TACACS
11 2 (1.21%) LDAP
11 2 (1.21%) ADSL
11 2 (1.21%) SMTP
11 2 (1.21%) DHCP
11 2 (1.21%) HTTP
12 1 (0.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (8.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.45%) RDBMS
6 6 (3.64%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (3.03%) MySQL
8 4 (2.42%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.21%) DB2
10 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.61%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.82%) LabVIEW
2 3 (1.82%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.21%) TestNG
3 2 (1.21%) Selenium
3 2 (1.21%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.61%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.61%) Moq
General
1 31 (18.79%) Finance
2 17 (10.30%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.64%) Banking
3 6 (3.64%) Back Office
4 5 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.21%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.21%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (18.79%) Analyst
2 24 (14.55%) Support Engineer
3 20 (12.12%) Support Analyst
4 18 (10.91%) Applications Support
5 16 (9.70%) IT Support
6 14 (8.48%) Developer
6 14 (8.48%) Desktop Engineer
7 12 (7.27%) Support Technician
8 11 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
8 11 (6.67%) Technical Support
8 11 (6.67%) Service Analyst
9 9 (5.45%) Administrator
10 8 (4.85%) IT Support Engineer
10 8 (4.85%) Desktop Support
11 7 (4.24%) Consultant
12 6 (3.64%) Wintel Engineer
12 6 (3.64%) IT Security Analyst
12 6 (3.64%) Security Analyst
12 6 (3.64%) IT Support Analyst
12 6 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (17.58%) .NET
2 19 (11.52%) XML
3 16 (9.70%) Web Services
4 15 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 14 (8.48%) HTML
6 8 (4.85%) XSD
7 7 (4.24%) HTML5
8 6 (3.64%) REST
8 6 (3.64%) jQuery
9 5 (3.03%) SOAP
9 5 (3.03%) Hibernate
9 5 (3.03%) WCF
9 5 (3.03%) Spring
9 5 (3.03%) OSGi
10 4 (2.42%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 4 (2.42%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (2.42%) WPF
10 4 (2.42%) LINQ
10 4 (2.42%) CSS
11 3 (1.82%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.27%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.85%) Replication
3 7 (4.24%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.42%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.82%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.82%) Clustering
5 3 (1.82%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.21%) Statistics
6 2 (1.21%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.21%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.21%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.61%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.61%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 51 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
2 38 (23.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (16.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (13.94%) Windows XP
5 19 (11.52%) Windows 7
6 18 (10.91%) Windows 8
7 15 (9.09%) UNIX
8 7 (4.24%) Linux
9 6 (3.64%) Windows Vista
10 5 (3.03%) Mac OS X
10 5 (3.03%) Apple iOS
11 4 (2.42%) CentOS
12 1 (0.61%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (23.03%) ITIL
2 11 (6.67%) Information Security
3 9 (5.45%) Load Balancing
4 8 (4.85%) Incident Management
5 7 (4.24%) Service Management
5 7 (4.24%) Service Delivery
5 7 (4.24%) MVC
5 7 (4.24%) Document Management
6 6 (3.64%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (3.64%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (3.64%) Software Engineering
6 6 (3.64%) ITSM
6 6 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (3.64%) Scrum
6 6 (3.64%) Migration
7 5 (3.03%) OOD
7 5 (3.03%) CRM
7 5 (3.03%) UML
7 5 (3.03%) Software Testing
7 5 (3.03%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 47 (28.48%) SQL
2 16 (9.70%) C#
3 13 (7.88%) PowerShell
4 11 (6.67%) Java
5 10 (6.06%) VB.NET
6 5 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.42%) XAML
8 3 (1.82%) VB
9 1 (0.61%) Python
9 1 (0.61%) C
9 1 (0.61%) C++
9 1 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (11.52%) Degree
2 17 (10.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (7.88%) MCSE
4 8 (4.85%) HND
5 5 (3.03%) PhD
5 5 (3.03%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.42%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.42%) MCITP
7 3 (1.82%) MCSA
7 3 (1.82%) ISEB
7 3 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.21%) CCNA
8 2 (1.21%) MCP
9 1 (0.61%) HNC
9 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.73%) SLA
2 7 (4.24%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.21%) QA
3 2 (1.21%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 65 (39.39%) Active Directory
2 25 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.06%) vSphere
4 9 (5.45%) XenApp
5 7 (4.24%) Terminal Services
6 6 (3.64%) Snort
7 5 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.42%) Hyper-V
8 4 (2.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (1.82%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.21%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.61%) Nmap
11 1 (0.61%) vCloud
11 1 (0.61%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (3.64%) SCCM
1 6 (3.64%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.21%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.21%) MOM
4 1 (0.61%) Nessus
4 1 (0.61%) WebInspect
4 1 (0.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 78 (47.27%) Microsoft
2 38 (23.03%) VMware
3 20 (12.12%) Cisco
4 19 (11.52%) Citrix
5 16 (9.70%) Lotus
6 15 (9.09%) Oracle
7 8 (4.85%) NetApp
8 6 (3.64%) Splunk
8 6 (3.64%) LogLogic
8 6 (3.64%) IBM
9 5 (3.03%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.42%) Apple
10 4 (2.42%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.42%) SAP
11 3 (1.82%) Symantec
11 3 (1.82%) Dell
11 3 (1.82%) LANDesk
12 2 (1.21%) Trustwave
12 2 (1.21%) Blue Coat
12 2 (1.21%) HP
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