The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 36 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 33.64% 18.64% 21.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.71% 73.33% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 33 3 10
Average salary £26,500 £27,500 £32,853
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -16.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £23,900 £27,653
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,700 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
Windows
Somerset

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

Operating Systems Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
42 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 39.25% 25.42% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 39 6 11
Average salary £26,500 £27,500 £32,853
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -16.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,150 £21,600 £26,856
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £44,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Windows
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Windows Salary Trend in Taunton

Windows
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Taunton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 50 (72.46%) SQL Server
2 40 (57.97%) Windows Server
3 31 (44.93%) .NET
3 31 (44.93%) Microsoft
4 22 (31.88%) SQL
5 21 (30.43%) C#
5 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET
5 21 (30.43%) Windows 7
6 18 (26.09%) Active Directory
7 16 (23.19%) MS Excel
7 16 (23.19%) MVC
7 16 (23.19%) Scrum
7 16 (23.19%) WPF
7 16 (23.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (21.74%) WCF
8 15 (21.74%) SCCM
8 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (21.74%) HTML
9 14 (20.29%) VB
9 14 (20.29%) VB.NET
9 14 (20.29%) TDD
9 14 (20.29%) NUnit
9 14 (20.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (20.29%) NHibernate
9 14 (20.29%) Streaming Music
9 14 (20.29%) WinForms
9 14 (20.29%) Kanban
9 14 (20.29%) MVVM
9 14 (20.29%) Rhino Mocks

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 8 (11.59%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (23.19%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.14%) Office 365
2 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.39%) VoIP
2 11 (15.94%) WAN
3 10 (14.49%) Intranet
4 8 (11.59%) Firewall
5 7 (10.14%) DHCP
5 7 (10.14%) DNS
5 7 (10.14%) SAN
6 6 (8.70%) Internet
6 6 (8.70%) iSCSI
6 6 (8.70%) Network Security
6 6 (8.70%) VLAN
6 6 (8.70%) VPN
6 6 (8.70%) Wireless
7 5 (7.25%) LAN
8 4 (5.80%) PBX
8 4 (5.80%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.45%) Broadband
9 1 (1.45%) FTP
9 1 (1.45%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (72.46%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.29%) SQL Server 2014
2 14 (20.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (14.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (5.80%) Hadoop
5 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (4.35%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (20.29%) Moq
1 14 (20.29%) NUnit
1 14 (20.29%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.80%) Finance
3 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (40.58%) Developer
2 24 (34.78%) .NET Developer
3 20 (28.99%) Support Engineer
4 11 (15.94%) IT Support
5 10 (14.49%) Systems Developer
6 9 (13.04%) IT Engineer
6 9 (13.04%) IT Support Engineer
6 9 (13.04%) SQL Developer
7 7 (10.14%) ICT Engineer
8 6 (8.70%) DBA
8 6 (8.70%) Network Engineer
8 6 (8.70%) SQL DBA
8 6 (8.70%) SQL Server DBA
9 5 (7.25%) Network Systems Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) Support Team Leader
9 5 (7.25%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) Team Leader
10 4 (5.80%) 1st Line Engineer
10 4 (5.80%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 4 (5.80%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (44.93%) .NET
2 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET
3 16 (23.19%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (23.19%) WPF
4 15 (21.74%) HTML
4 15 (21.74%) WCF
5 14 (20.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 14 (20.29%) NHibernate
5 14 (20.29%) WinForms
6 10 (14.49%) CSS
7 4 (5.80%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.90%) XML
9 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Streaming Music
2 6 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.90%) iPad
4 2 (2.90%) iPhone
5 1 (1.45%) Clustering
5 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.45%) iSeries
5 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (57.97%) Windows Server
2 21 (30.43%) Windows 7
3 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.45%) AIX
7 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.19%) MVC
1 16 (23.19%) Scrum
2 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (20.29%) BDD
3 14 (20.29%) Kanban
3 14 (20.29%) MVVM
3 14 (20.29%) TDD
3 14 (20.29%) Web Application Development
4 8 (11.59%) ITIL
5 6 (8.70%) High Availability
6 5 (7.25%) Application Packaging
6 5 (7.25%) Data Protection
6 5 (7.25%) Incident Management
6 5 (7.25%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.80%) Asset Management
7 4 (5.80%) Business Analysis
7 4 (5.80%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (5.80%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.80%) Programme Management
7 4 (5.80%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.88%) SQL
2 21 (30.43%) C#
3 14 (20.29%) VB
3 14 (20.29%) VB.NET
4 10 (14.49%) PHP
5 3 (4.35%) C++
5 3 (4.35%) Java
5 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.80%) CCNA
2 4 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.45%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.45%) MCITP
4 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) ISO 9000
2 2 (2.90%) COBIT
3 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 11 (15.94%) Hyper-V
3 8 (11.59%) Terminal Services
3 8 (11.59%) XenApp
4 4 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (21.74%) SCCM
2 9 (13.04%) SCOM
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.45%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.45%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 31 (44.93%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.39%) Citrix
3 10 (14.49%) Cisco
4 8 (11.59%) NetApp
4 8 (11.59%) Palo Alto
5 4 (5.80%) VMware
6 3 (4.35%) Oracle
7 1 (1.45%) Dell
7 1 (1.45%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (1.45%) Spiceworks
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