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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 17.24% 10.20% 2.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.92% 83.33% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £22,750 £28,094 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.02% +12.37%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
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
13 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 22.41% 12.24% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 1
Average salary £23,000 £28,094 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.13% +12.37%
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 30 January 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 8 (42.11%) ITIL
1 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
2 7 (36.84%) Windows XP
2 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
2 7 (36.84%) UML
2 7 (36.84%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) C++
2 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) IIS
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
2 7 (36.84%) Automated Testing
2 7 (36.84%) NUnit
2 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
2 7 (36.84%) Refactoring
2 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
2 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 8
3 5 (26.32%) Line Management
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 5 (26.32%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) MS Office
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) Active Directory

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
2 7 (36.84%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
1 3 (15.79%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) NUnit
1 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Software Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Security Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.26%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
1 7 (36.84%) HTML
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
1 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows XP
1 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
2 5 (26.32%) Windows 8
3 3 (15.79%) UNIX
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) UML
2 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
2 7 (36.84%) Automated Testing
2 7 (36.84%) Refactoring
2 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Line Management
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 5 (26.32%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Security Management
4 3 (15.79%) Information Security
4 3 (15.79%) SIEM
5 1 (5.26%) ITSM
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C#
1 7 (36.84%) C++
1 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
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