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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 15 4
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 197 129 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.34% 12.99% 20.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.51% 56.58% 61.60%
Number of salaries quoted 183 116 211
Average salary £35,250 £35,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £22,270 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
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
268 228 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 24.95% 22.96% 32.80%
Number of salaries quoted 242 205 345
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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 +2 89 £37,500 - 17
Chippenham +15 41 £31,000 -24.84% 6
Corsham -1 18 £30,000 -50.00% 1
Trowbridge +7 6 £35,000 +84.21%
Calne -2 1 £20,000 - 1
Salisbury - 1 £21,500 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

1 164 (41.73%) Microsoft
2 162 (41.22%) Active Directory
3 136 (34.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 133 (33.84%) VMware
5 124 (31.55%) ITIL
6 108 (27.48%) SQL Server
7 107 (27.23%) Firewall
8 103 (26.21%) SQL
9 100 (25.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 84 (21.37%) VMware Infrastructure
11 83 (21.12%) MS Excel
12 80 (20.36%) TCP/IP
13 74 (18.83%) Windows Server 2012
14 71 (18.07%) Linux
15 68 (17.30%) DNS
16 63 (16.03%) DHCP
17 61 (15.52%) Cisco
17 61 (15.52%) Security Cleared
18 52 (13.23%) MS Exchange
18 52 (13.23%) SAN
19 50 (12.72%) .NET
19 50 (12.72%) MS Office
20 48 (12.21%) Microsoft Certification
21 46 (11.70%) SLA
21 46 (11.70%) C#
22 45 (11.45%) Windows 7
23 43 (10.94%) SC Cleared
24 42 (10.69%) SQL Server 2008
24 42 (10.69%) Finance
25 41 (10.43%) Service Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 52 (13.23%) MS Exchange
2 39 (9.92%) IIS
3 22 (5.60%) SharePoint
4 19 (4.83%) Lync
5 16 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (1.78%) IBM Notes
8 6 (1.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (1.27%) Apache
9 5 (1.27%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.02%) NetWeaver
11 2 (0.51%) Site Server
11 2 (0.51%) Confluence
12 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.25%) WordPress
12 1 (0.25%) JBoss
Applications
1 83 (21.12%) MS Excel
2 50 (12.72%) MS Office
3 10 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.53%) Fireworks
4 6 (1.53%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.76%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.54%) Office 365
2 8 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.02%) SaaS
4 3 (0.76%) IaaS
5 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 107 (27.23%) Firewall
2 80 (20.36%) TCP/IP
3 68 (17.30%) DNS
4 63 (16.03%) DHCP
5 52 (13.23%) SAN
6 36 (9.16%) VPN
7 35 (8.91%) LAN
8 26 (6.62%) WAN
8 26 (6.62%) NAS
9 22 (5.60%) VoIP
10 18 (4.58%) VLAN
11 17 (4.33%) Network Security
11 17 (4.33%) SSL
12 13 (3.31%) Internet
12 13 (3.31%) Wireless
12 13 (3.31%) IPsec
13 11 (2.80%) Multicast
14 9 (2.29%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (2.29%) Ethernet
14 9 (2.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (27.48%) SQL Server
2 42 (10.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (6.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (5.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (3.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (2.29%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.78%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (1.27%) Big Data
11 4 (1.02%) MS Access
12 3 (0.76%) DB2
12 3 (0.76%) MySQL
12 3 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.51%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (0.25%) OLTP
14 1 (0.25%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 12 (3.05%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.76%) SoapUI
3 3 (0.76%) TestNG
3 3 (0.76%) Selenium
4 2 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.51%) Metasploit
4 2 (0.51%) JIRA
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.25%) MSI
5 1 (0.25%) Xcode
5 1 (0.25%) Subversion
5 1 (0.25%) Maven
5 1 (0.25%) JUnit
General
1 42 (10.69%) Finance
2 19 (4.83%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.82%) Advertising
3 15 (3.82%) Banking
4 11 (2.80%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.78%) Retail
6 6 (1.53%) Back Office
7 2 (0.51%) Electronics
7 2 (0.51%) Billing
7 2 (0.51%) Local Government
7 2 (0.51%) Marketing
7 2 (0.51%) German Language
Job Titles
1 65 (16.54%) Support Engineer
2 55 (13.99%) Analyst
3 42 (10.69%) Developer
4 34 (8.65%) Consultant
5 33 (8.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 29 (7.38%) Administrator
7 22 (5.60%) Service Analyst
7 22 (5.60%) Technical Support
7 22 (5.60%) IT Support
8 20 (5.09%) Systems Engineer
8 20 (5.09%) Service Desk Analyst
9 19 (4.83%) 2nd Line Support
10 15 (3.82%) C# Developer
10 15 (3.82%) Systems Administrator
10 15 (3.82%) Support Analyst
10 15 (3.82%) Server Engineer
11 14 (3.56%) 3rd Line Support
12 13 (3.31%) Technical Consultant
12 13 (3.31%) Architect
13 12 (3.05%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (12.72%) .NET
2 36 (9.16%) Web Services
3 33 (8.40%) HTML
4 31 (7.89%) ASP.NET
5 29 (7.38%) XML
6 20 (5.09%) CSS
7 15 (3.82%) jQuery
8 13 (3.31%) WPF
9 11 (2.80%) .NET Framework
9 11 (2.80%) WCF
10 10 (2.54%) HTML5
11 9 (2.29%) Silverlight
12 7 (1.78%) REST
12 7 (1.78%) J2EE
12 7 (1.78%) SOAP
13 6 (1.53%) CSS3
14 5 (1.27%) JSP
15 4 (1.02%) SAP Smart Forms
15 4 (1.02%) WinForms
15 4 (1.02%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.33%) Clustering
3 15 (3.82%) Computer Science
3 15 (3.82%) Client/Server
3 15 (3.82%) Blackberry
4 12 (3.05%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.54%) Replication
6 7 (1.78%) Statistics
7 6 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.02%) iPad
8 4 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.02%) iPhone
8 4 (1.02%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (0.76%) PDA
9 3 (0.76%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.76%) GIS
9 3 (0.76%) CMDB
9 3 (0.76%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.76%) PMI
9 3 (0.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 136 (34.61%) Windows Server 2008
2 100 (25.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 74 (18.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 71 (18.07%) Linux
5 45 (11.45%) Windows 7
6 39 (9.92%) Windows XP
7 28 (7.12%) UNIX
8 22 (5.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (4.83%) CentOS
10 15 (3.82%) Windows 8
11 10 (2.54%) Apple iOS
12 8 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
12 8 (2.04%) Windows Vista
13 7 (1.78%) Solaris
13 7 (1.78%) Windows 2000
14 6 (1.53%) Debian
15 3 (0.76%) Android
16 2 (0.51%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.25%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (31.55%) ITIL
2 41 (10.43%) Service Management
3 36 (9.16%) Change Management
4 31 (7.89%) Process Management
5 22 (5.60%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (4.83%) Time Management
7 18 (4.58%) Migration
7 18 (4.58%) Service Delivery
7 18 (4.58%) PRINCE2
7 18 (4.58%) Performance Tuning
8 16 (4.07%) ITIL V3
9 15 (3.82%) Performance Improvement
10 14 (3.56%) Mentoring
10 14 (3.56%) Configuration Management
11 13 (3.31%) Project Management
11 13 (3.31%) ITSM
11 13 (3.31%) Coaching
11 13 (3.31%) Network Monitoring
12 11 (2.80%) Performance Management
12 11 (2.80%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 103 (26.21%) SQL
2 46 (11.70%) C#
3 27 (6.87%) Java
4 25 (6.36%) PowerShell
5 23 (5.85%) JavaScript
6 15 (3.82%) C++
7 11 (2.80%) VB
8 10 (2.54%) VB.NET
9 8 (2.04%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.78%) C
10 7 (1.78%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.76%) VBScript
11 3 (0.76%) Python
12 2 (0.51%) VBA
12 2 (0.51%) VC++
12 2 (0.51%) Perl
12 2 (0.51%) XAML
13 1 (0.25%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.25%) Ruby
13 1 (0.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 61 (15.52%) Security Cleared
2 48 (12.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (10.94%) SC Cleared
4 31 (7.89%) Degree
5 29 (7.38%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (7.38%) MCSE
6 19 (4.83%) CCNP
7 18 (4.58%) MCP
8 17 (4.33%) MCSA
9 16 (4.07%) CCNA
10 14 (3.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 14 (3.56%) DV Cleared
11 9 (2.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 8 (2.04%) CISSP
13 5 (1.27%) MCTS
13 5 (1.27%) MCITP
14 4 (1.02%) CHFI
14 4 (1.02%) MCDST
14 4 (1.02%) A+ Certification
14 4 (1.02%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (11.70%) SLA
2 12 (3.05%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.80%) QA
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 162 (41.22%) Active Directory
2 84 (21.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (10.43%) Hyper-V
4 26 (6.62%) vCloud
5 24 (6.11%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (3.82%) vSphere
7 14 (3.56%) Terminal Services
8 13 (3.31%) VMware ESX
9 7 (1.78%) MetaFrame
9 7 (1.78%) XenApp
9 7 (1.78%) UAG
10 4 (1.02%) NFS
11 3 (0.76%) Xen
11 3 (0.76%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.76%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.51%) Nmap
12 2 (0.51%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (9.67%) SCCM
2 23 (5.85%) SCOM
3 14 (3.56%) NetBackup
3 14 (3.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 13 (3.31%) HP SIM
4 13 (3.31%) Backup Exec
4 13 (3.31%) Norton AntiVirus
5 12 (3.05%) WSUS
5 12 (3.05%) HP Data Protector
6 10 (2.54%) Nagios
6 10 (2.54%) Tivoli
7 9 (2.29%) SCVMM
8 7 (1.78%) Netcool
8 7 (1.78%) Puppet
9 6 (1.53%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (1.27%) OpenView
11 4 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 4 (1.02%) Hyperic
11 4 (1.02%) Cisco UCCX
11 4 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 164 (41.73%) Microsoft
2 133 (33.84%) VMware
3 61 (15.52%) Cisco
4 40 (10.18%) Oracle
5 33 (8.40%) HP
6 28 (7.12%) Symantec
7 22 (5.60%) Citrix
8 21 (5.34%) Dell
9 20 (5.09%) Red Hat
9 20 (5.09%) Apple
10 13 (3.31%) IBM
11 12 (3.05%) Juniper
12 11 (2.80%) F5
13 9 (2.29%) CheckPoint
14 8 (2.04%) Siemens
14 8 (2.04%) Blue Coat
14 8 (2.04%) Sophos
14 8 (2.04%) Avaya
15 7 (1.78%) Nortel
15 7 (1.78%) SAP
Swindon, Wiltshire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Shift allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25 - £30 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus,car allowance & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + ben
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: £40721 - £52039 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Calne, Wiltshire
IT Support 365 Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus flexbile benfits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Prolinx
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £30 - £35 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Intergraph (UK) Limited
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 20 days ago
Swindon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + pension, benefits
Posted: 21 days ago