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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 144 88 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 26.13% 15.04% 14.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 86.75% 72.73% 73.63%
Number of salaries quoted 138 75 65
Average salary £34,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,500 £22,270
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £51,576 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
166 121 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 30.13% 20.68% 19.40%
Number of salaries quoted 157 94 85
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,823 £24,500 £22,270
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 5 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Swindon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 136 (61.54%) Windows Server
2 130 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 118 (53.39%) Microsoft
4 98 (44.34%) SQL
5 93 (42.08%) IIS
6 79 (35.75%) SQL Server
7 60 (27.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 57 (25.79%) PowerShell
9 56 (25.34%) ITIL
10 49 (22.17%) MS Office
11 48 (21.72%) VMware
12 45 (20.36%) C#
13 44 (19.91%) .NET
13 44 (19.91%) Finance
14 43 (19.46%) MS Exchange
15 42 (19.00%) DNS
16 37 (16.74%) MS Excel
16 37 (16.74%) ASP.NET
16 37 (16.74%) Degree
17 34 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
18 33 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
19 32 (14.48%) Microsoft Certification
20 31 (14.03%) Web Services
21 30 (13.57%) DHCP
22 29 (13.12%) Citrix
23 28 (12.67%) Windows Server 2012
24 27 (12.22%) Firewall
25 26 (11.76%) MVC
26 25 (11.31%) Clustering
27 24 (10.86%) Computer Science

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 93 (42.08%) IIS
2 43 (19.46%) MS Exchange
3 14 (6.33%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (4.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (4.52%) SharePoint
6 8 (3.62%) WebSphere
7 6 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.81%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.90%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.45%) Confluence
11 1 (0.45%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 49 (22.17%) MS Office
2 37 (16.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.26%) Office 365
2 4 (1.81%) SaaS
3 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (19.00%) DNS
2 30 (13.57%) DHCP
3 27 (12.22%) Firewall
4 23 (10.41%) Wireshark
5 22 (9.95%) SNMP
6 21 (9.50%) TCP/IP
7 15 (6.79%) LAN
7 15 (6.79%) WAN
8 12 (5.43%) Internet
9 9 (4.07%) HTTP
10 8 (3.62%) VPN
11 7 (3.17%) Bluetooth
11 7 (3.17%) SAN
12 6 (2.71%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (2.71%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (2.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 6 (2.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 6 (2.71%) Network Security
12 6 (2.71%) PSTN
12 6 (2.71%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (35.75%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.41%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.71%) Data Mining
3 6 (2.71%) MS Access
4 5 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.26%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.90%) DB2
5 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.45%) MySQL
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (9.95%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.90%) JIRA
4 1 (0.45%) AccuRev
General
1 44 (19.91%) Finance
2 18 (8.14%) Publishing
3 13 (5.88%) Automotive
4 12 (5.43%) Banking
5 9 (4.07%) German Language
6 7 (3.17%) Electronics
6 7 (3.17%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.26%) Local Government
8 4 (1.81%) Retail
9 3 (1.36%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.36%) Marketing
10 2 (0.90%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 46 (20.81%) Analyst
2 43 (19.46%) Administrator
3 36 (16.29%) Support Analyst
4 31 (14.03%) Developer
5 29 (13.12%) Applications Support
6 28 (12.67%) Windows Administrator
7 27 (12.22%) Applications Support Analyst
8 21 (9.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 20 (9.05%) Systems Administrator
10 16 (7.24%) IT Administrator
11 15 (6.79%) Product Analyst
11 15 (6.79%) Products Support Analyst
11 15 (6.79%) Support Engineer
12 14 (6.33%) .NET Developer
12 14 (6.33%) C# Developer
13 13 (5.88%) Consultant
13 13 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
14 12 (5.43%) Business Consultant
14 12 (5.43%) ITSM Consultant
15 11 (4.98%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (19.91%) .NET
2 37 (16.74%) ASP.NET
3 31 (14.03%) Web Services
4 21 (9.50%) .NET Framework
5 16 (7.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (5.88%) XML
7 9 (4.07%) jQuery
8 8 (3.62%) WebSphere MQ
9 7 (3.17%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (2.71%) Ajax
10 6 (2.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (2.71%) JSON
11 5 (2.26%) CSS
11 5 (2.26%) HTML
12 3 (1.36%) CSS3
12 3 (1.36%) Entity Framework
12 3 (1.36%) HTML5
12 3 (1.36%) SOAP
13 2 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 1 (0.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (11.31%) Clustering
3 24 (10.86%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.07%) PKI
5 7 (3.17%) ASIC
5 7 (3.17%) User Experience
6 6 (2.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (2.26%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.26%) Raspberry Pi
7 5 (2.26%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.81%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.81%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.81%) Online Banking
9 3 (1.36%) Data Conversion
9 3 (1.36%) Replication
10 2 (0.90%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.45%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 136 (61.54%) Windows Server
2 60 (27.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (12.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (10.41%) Windows 7
5 22 (9.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (7.69%) Linux
7 10 (4.52%) Unix
8 3 (1.36%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.36%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.45%) AIX
9 1 (0.45%) Android
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.45%) Solaris
9 1 (0.45%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.45%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (25.34%) ITIL
2 26 (11.76%) MVC
3 23 (10.41%) Network Management
4 20 (9.05%) ITSM
5 18 (8.14%) ITIL V3
5 18 (8.14%) Service Management
6 16 (7.24%) Mentoring
7 15 (6.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (6.33%) Project Management
9 13 (5.88%) Asset Management
9 13 (5.88%) Regression Testing
10 12 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (5.43%) ITIL V2
11 11 (4.98%) Data Management
12 10 (4.52%) Service Delivery
13 9 (4.07%) Change Management
13 9 (4.07%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (3.62%) Business Transformation
15 7 (3.17%) Line Management
15 7 (3.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 98 (44.34%) SQL
2 57 (25.79%) PowerShell
3 45 (20.36%) C#
4 20 (9.05%) JavaScript
5 15 (6.79%) VB
6 13 (5.88%) Perl
6 13 (5.88%) Python
7 8 (3.62%) VBA
8 7 (3.17%) C
8 7 (3.17%) C++
9 6 (2.71%) PHP
10 5 (2.26%) Java
10 5 (2.26%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.26%) VBScript
11 4 (1.81%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.45%) Progress 4GL
12 1 (0.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 37 (16.74%) Degree
2 32 (14.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (7.69%) MCSE
4 13 (5.88%) MCSA
5 10 (4.52%) MCP
5 10 (4.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (3.62%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.17%) CCNP
7 7 (3.17%) MCITP
7 7 (3.17%) MCTS
8 5 (2.26%) DBS Check
8 5 (2.26%) HND
9 3 (1.36%) CCIE
10 2 (0.90%) CCA
10 2 (0.90%) CCAA
10 2 (0.90%) CCEE
10 2 (0.90%) CCNA
10 2 (0.90%) CISSP
10 2 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.60%) SLA
2 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 130 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 33 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.88%) XenApp
4 10 (4.52%) Hyper-V
5 7 (3.17%) Firmware
5 7 (3.17%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.26%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.36%) vSphere
8 1 (0.45%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (9.05%) Nagios
2 16 (7.24%) WSUS
3 14 (6.33%) McAfee ePO
4 12 (5.43%) SCCM
5 6 (2.71%) CA Spectrum
5 6 (2.71%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (2.71%) Cisco UCCE
5 6 (2.71%) Cisco UCCX
5 6 (2.71%) Endace
6 5 (2.26%) SmoothWall
7 4 (1.81%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.81%) MOM
7 4 (1.81%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (1.36%) SCOM
9 2 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.45%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 118 (53.39%) Microsoft
2 48 (21.72%) VMware
3 29 (13.12%) Citrix
4 20 (9.05%) McAfee
5 18 (8.14%) NetApp
6 16 (7.24%) Cisco
7 13 (5.88%) Dell KACE
8 10 (4.52%) HP
9 9 (4.07%) Dell
9 9 (4.07%) Juniper
10 6 (2.71%) Blue Coat
10 6 (2.71%) CA
10 6 (2.71%) CheckPoint
10 6 (2.71%) F5
10 6 (2.71%) Intel
10 6 (2.71%) Lancope
10 6 (2.71%) Nimsoft
10 6 (2.71%) Palo Alto
10 6 (2.71%) Splunk
10 6 (2.71%) Verint
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