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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 18 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 9 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 9.68% 11.63% 10.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.82% 71.43% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 9
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £23,446
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% +38.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £47,000 £25,301
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
11 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 11.83% 16.28% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 17
Average salary £31,500 £25,000 £23,446
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.00% +6.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,503 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 28 August 2014, 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 15 (68.18%) C#
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
1 15 (68.18%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) HTML
2 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
2 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET
2 13 (59.09%) SharePoint
2 13 (59.09%) Automated Testing
2 13 (59.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (31.82%) IIS
4 7 (31.82%) ITIL
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 6 (27.27%) Refactoring
5 6 (27.27%) NUnit
5 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
5 6 (27.27%) C++
5 6 (27.27%) UML
5 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Data Management
6 5 (22.73%) MS Office
6 5 (22.73%) Citrix
6 5 (22.73%) VPN
6 5 (22.73%) Data Security
6 5 (22.73%) VMware
6 5 (22.73%) Information Security
7 4 (18.18%) Backup Exec

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 13 (59.09%) SharePoint
2 7 (31.82%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) VPN
2 4 (18.18%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (27.27%) NUnit
General
1 4 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 11 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) C# Software Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) IT Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Systems Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Network Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Network Security Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Security Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support
6 1 (4.55%) Junior IT Support
6 1 (4.55%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) HTML
2 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET
3 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
4 2 (9.09%) Web Services
4 2 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 4 (18.18%) Replication
2 2 (9.09%) Statistics
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Automated Testing
2 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (31.82%) ITIL
4 6 (27.27%) Refactoring
4 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 6 (27.27%) UML
4 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Data Management
5 5 (22.73%) Data Security
5 5 (22.73%) Information Security
6 4 (18.18%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) OOD
7 2 (9.09%) OO
7 2 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Web Development
7 2 (9.09%) Web Design
8 1 (4.55%) Change Management
8 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
8 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) C#
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) C++
4 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) MCSE
1 1 (4.55%) CCNA
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Citrix
2 5 (22.73%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) Sun
3 4 (18.18%) Sage
4 1 (4.55%) Veeam
4 1 (4.55%) HP
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