The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 14 1
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 242 136 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.57% 12.71% 24.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.53% 49.82% 64.84%
Number of salaries quoted 213 123 262
Average salary £27,500 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.28% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Windows
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
375 273 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 28.78% 25.51% 38.09%
Number of salaries quoted 316 233 394
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Windows
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +30 124 £30,000 -20.00% 14
Chippenham -5 57 £25,000 -23.07% 18
Trowbridge +2 7 £24,000 -27.27% 2
Malmesbury - 3 £23,500 - 1
Salisbury -12 1 £22,500 - 1
Marlborough - 1 £24,000 -
Melksham - 1 £32,500 - 3
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

1 169 (40.82%) Microsoft
2 150 (36.23%) Active Directory
3 129 (31.16%) SQL Server
4 116 (28.02%) VMware
5 111 (26.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 105 (25.36%) ITIL
7 103 (24.88%) SQL
8 99 (23.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 96 (23.19%) Firewall
10 91 (21.98%) MS Excel
11 79 (19.08%) Cisco
12 78 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
13 73 (17.63%) MS Office
14 72 (17.39%) TCP/IP
15 71 (17.15%) Windows 7
16 65 (15.70%) Degree
17 61 (14.73%) MS Exchange
18 57 (13.77%) Windows XP
18 57 (13.77%) Java
19 54 (13.04%) Citrix
20 53 (12.80%) SLA
21 52 (12.56%) SAN
21 52 (12.56%) IIS
21 52 (12.56%) Linux
22 50 (12.08%) Security Cleared
23 48 (11.59%) Finance
24 46 (11.11%) UNIX
24 46 (11.11%) VPN
25 45 (10.87%) Oracle
26 44 (10.63%) .NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 61 (14.73%) MS Exchange
2 52 (12.56%) IIS
3 22 (5.31%) BizTalk Server
3 22 (5.31%) Lync
3 22 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (4.83%) SharePoint
5 18 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 15 (3.62%) IBM Notes
7 12 (2.90%) Commerce Server
8 10 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.72%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.48%) Apache
13 1 (0.24%) WordPress
13 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 91 (21.98%) MS Excel
2 73 (17.63%) MS Office
3 14 (3.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (2.90%) Fredhopper
2 8 (1.93%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.72%) Maximo
4 2 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.48%) SmartPlant
5 1 (0.24%) Magento
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.66%) Office 365
2 7 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.45%) SaaS
4 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.48%) IaaS
5 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (23.19%) Firewall
2 72 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 52 (12.56%) SAN
4 46 (11.11%) VPN
5 43 (10.39%) Internet
6 42 (10.14%) DNS
7 37 (8.94%) DHCP
8 36 (8.70%) LAN
9 34 (8.21%) WAN
10 21 (5.07%) VoIP
10 21 (5.07%) Network Security
11 20 (4.83%) NAS
12 18 (4.35%) Wireless
13 16 (3.86%) Wireshark
13 16 (3.86%) Ethernet
14 11 (2.66%) SSL
15 10 (2.42%) IPsec
15 10 (2.42%) IP Telephony
16 9 (2.17%) VLAN
17 8 (1.93%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (31.16%) SQL Server
2 32 (7.73%) Relational Database
3 31 (7.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (6.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (4.11%) RDBMS
6 15 (3.62%) SQL Server 2000
7 14 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.69%) MySQL
9 7 (1.69%) DB2
10 6 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.21%) Ingres
12 4 (0.97%) MS Access
12 4 (0.97%) Big Data
12 4 (0.97%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (1.93%) SoapUI
2 7 (1.69%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.69%) Selenium
2 7 (1.69%) TestNG
3 3 (0.72%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.48%) Moq
5 1 (0.24%) JUnit
5 1 (0.24%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.24%) Xcode
5 1 (0.24%) Subversion
5 1 (0.24%) Maven
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.24%) Metasploit
General
1 48 (11.59%) Finance
2 25 (6.04%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.62%) Retail
4 11 (2.66%) Local Government
4 11 (2.66%) Banking
5 7 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (1.69%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.21%) Back Office
7 4 (0.97%) Advertising
8 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 77 (18.60%) Analyst
2 64 (15.46%) Support Engineer
3 39 (9.42%) Consultant
4 32 (7.73%) Developer
5 31 (7.49%) Support Analyst
5 31 (7.49%) Service Analyst
6 30 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 30 (7.25%) Service Desk Analyst
7 27 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 24 (5.80%) Applications Support
8 24 (5.80%) IT Support
9 20 (4.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 20 (4.83%) Technical Support
10 16 (3.86%) Architect
10 16 (3.86%) 3rd Line Support
10 16 (3.86%) Help Desk Support
10 16 (3.86%) Server Engineer
11 14 (3.38%) Desktop Engineer
12 13 (3.14%) Support Technician
13 12 (2.90%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (10.63%) .NET
2 38 (9.18%) HTML
2 38 (9.18%) XML
3 30 (7.25%) Web Services
4 20 (4.83%) ASP.NET
5 14 (3.38%) REST
6 13 (3.14%) HTML5
6 13 (3.14%) CSS
7 12 (2.90%) Spring
8 11 (2.66%) WPF
9 10 (2.42%) SOAP
10 9 (2.17%) jQuery
11 8 (1.93%) WCF
11 8 (1.93%) Hibernate
12 7 (1.69%) LINQ
12 7 (1.69%) XSD
12 7 (1.69%) OSGi
13 6 (1.45%) CSS3
13 6 (1.45%) WinForms
13 6 (1.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.63%) Computer Science
2 24 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.83%) Blackberry
4 12 (2.90%) User Experience
5 11 (2.66%) Client/Server
5 11 (2.66%) N-Tier
6 10 (2.42%) PDA
7 9 (2.17%) Clustering
7 9 (2.17%) Statistics
7 9 (2.17%) iPhone
8 8 (1.93%) Mathematics
8 8 (1.93%) iPad
9 7 (1.69%) Replication
10 6 (1.45%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (1.21%) EqualLogic
11 5 (1.21%) CMDB
12 3 (0.72%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.72%) Thin Client
12 3 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 111 (26.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 99 (23.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 71 (17.15%) Windows 7
4 57 (13.77%) Windows XP
5 52 (12.56%) Linux
6 46 (11.11%) UNIX
7 40 (9.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (5.80%) Windows 8
9 18 (4.35%) Windows Vista
10 15 (3.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (3.62%) Solaris
11 11 (2.66%) CentOS
12 9 (2.17%) Apple iOS
13 7 (1.69%) Android
14 4 (0.97%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.72%) AIX
15 3 (0.72%) SUSE
16 2 (0.48%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.48%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (25.36%) ITIL
2 37 (8.94%) Service Management
3 30 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 20 (4.83%) Time Management
6 19 (4.59%) Service Delivery
6 19 (4.59%) Migration
7 16 (3.86%) Capacity Planning
8 15 (3.62%) Change Management
8 15 (3.62%) Technical Architecture
9 14 (3.38%) Information Security
9 14 (3.38%) Scrum
10 13 (3.14%) Risk Management
10 13 (3.14%) Process Management
10 13 (3.14%) E-Commerce
10 13 (3.14%) Problem Management
10 13 (3.14%) Change Control
11 12 (2.90%) Line Management
11 12 (2.90%) Project Management
11 12 (2.90%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 103 (24.88%) SQL
2 57 (13.77%) Java
3 41 (9.90%) PowerShell
4 32 (7.73%) C#
5 16 (3.86%) VB
6 15 (3.62%) JavaScript
7 13 (3.14%) VB.NET
7 13 (3.14%) Python
8 11 (2.66%) T-SQL
8 11 (2.66%) Perl
9 5 (1.21%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.21%) XAML
10 4 (0.97%) C++
11 2 (0.48%) C
11 2 (0.48%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.48%) VBScript
12 1 (0.24%) VBA
12 1 (0.24%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.24%) Ruby
12 1 (0.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 65 (15.70%) Degree
2 50 (12.08%) Security Cleared
3 39 (9.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (7.25%) SC Cleared
5 22 (5.31%) MCSE
6 20 (4.83%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (3.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (2.90%) MCP
8 12 (2.90%) CCNP
9 10 (2.42%) CCNA
10 8 (1.93%) ISEB
10 8 (1.93%) MCSA
11 7 (1.69%) PhD
11 7 (1.69%) HND
11 7 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (1.45%) MCITP
12 6 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (1.21%) MCDST
14 3 (0.72%) A+ Certification
15 2 (0.48%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (12.80%) SLA
2 15 (3.62%) QA
3 11 (2.66%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.72%) COBIT
System Software
1 150 (36.23%) Active Directory
2 78 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (8.21%) Terminal Services
4 22 (5.31%) Hyper-V
5 14 (3.38%) vSphere
6 13 (3.14%) VMware ESX
7 11 (2.66%) MetaFrame
8 10 (2.42%) vCloud
9 9 (2.17%) XenApp
10 8 (1.93%) Snort
10 8 (1.93%) UAG
11 6 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (1.21%) Xen
12 5 (1.21%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.97%) ProxySG
13 4 (0.97%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.97%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.72%) Nmap
15 2 (0.48%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 1 (0.24%) NFS
Systems Management
1 25 (6.04%) SCCM
2 22 (5.31%) Backup Exec
3 16 (3.86%) OPNET
3 16 (3.86%) OpenView
3 16 (3.86%) Nagios
4 11 (2.66%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (2.66%) Tivoli
4 11 (2.66%) SolarWinds Orion
4 11 (2.66%) CA Spectrum
5 6 (1.45%) Netcool
5 6 (1.45%) NetBackup
6 5 (1.21%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 5 (1.21%) CiscoWorks
6 5 (1.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (0.97%) SAP Afaria
7 4 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (0.97%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (0.97%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (0.97%) MOM
7 4 (0.97%) WSUS
Vendors
1 169 (40.82%) Microsoft
2 116 (28.02%) VMware
3 79 (19.08%) Cisco
4 54 (13.04%) Citrix
5 45 (10.87%) Oracle
6 40 (9.66%) HP
7 28 (6.76%) Apple
8 25 (6.04%) Dell
9 23 (5.56%) Juniper
9 23 (5.56%) IBM
10 20 (4.83%) F5
11 18 (4.35%) SolarWinds
12 16 (3.86%) Avaya
12 16 (3.86%) Lotus
12 16 (3.86%) Symantec
13 14 (3.38%) SonicWALL
14 13 (3.14%) CA
15 12 (2.90%) Remedy
15 12 (2.90%) EPiServer
15 12 (2.90%) Riverbed
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ITS
Salary: Salary Depending on skills match, experience and qualifications
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford-On-Avon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent training / career progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £28,500 to £28,500 per annum + 31% Pension!!
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum to £45k + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Good Energy
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 8 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 10 days ago