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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 12.00% 27.85% 30.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 100.00% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 4
Average salary £27,500 £36,700 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.06% -19.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £31,500 £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £44,000 £48,650
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +4.28%
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
12 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 24.00% 27.85% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 5
Average salary £30,000 £37,100 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.13% -18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £44,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
1 7 (46.67%) MS Office
1 7 (46.67%) Windows XP
1 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
2 5 (33.33%) VPN
2 5 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) SIEM
4 3 (20.00%) Security Management
4 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall
4 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) C++
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) assyst
6 1 (6.67%) Incident Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) assyst
1 1 (6.67%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) VPN
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support
4 2 (13.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows XP
1 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
2 5 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Security Management
1 3 (20.00%) Information Security
1 3 (20.00%) SIEM
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Motorola
3 1 (6.67%) Lotus
3 1 (6.67%) Sage
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 27 days ago