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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 14 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 197 151 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 16.06% 13.79% 21.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.45% 62.92% 63.25%
Number of salaries quoted 175 133 206
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £21,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
301 240 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 24.53% 21.92% 33.43%
Number of salaries quoted 263 206 321
Average salary £35,250 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.67% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £48,750
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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +5 90 £37,500 - 13
Chippenham +1 58 £27,500 -43.58% 11
Corsham +1 6 £55,000 +62.96% 3
Melksham - 5 £27,000 - 1
Trowbridge +3 2 £28,750 +27.77%
Salisbury -20 2 £40,000 +135.29% 3
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 187 (43.29%) Microsoft
2 175 (40.51%) Active Directory
3 139 (32.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 134 (31.02%) VMware
5 131 (30.32%) SQL Server
6 119 (27.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 112 (25.93%) Firewall
8 107 (24.77%) ITIL
9 105 (24.31%) SQL
10 103 (23.84%) MS Excel
11 84 (19.44%) TCP/IP
11 84 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
12 71 (16.44%) Linux
12 71 (16.44%) Windows Server 2012
13 69 (15.97%) MS Office
14 68 (15.74%) Windows 7
15 65 (15.05%) Cisco
16 62 (14.35%) SLA
17 60 (13.89%) Windows XP
17 60 (13.89%) IIS
18 59 (13.66%) MS Exchange
18 59 (13.66%) Finance
19 58 (13.43%) DNS
20 57 (13.19%) DHCP
21 55 (12.73%) SAN
22 53 (12.27%) VPN
23 51 (11.81%) Java
24 50 (11.57%) Oracle
25 49 (11.34%) Security Cleared
26 46 (10.65%) .NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 60 (13.89%) IIS
2 59 (13.66%) MS Exchange
3 25 (5.79%) BizTalk Server
4 23 (5.32%) Lync
5 20 (4.63%) SharePoint
6 19 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2010
6 19 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (3.47%) IBM Notes
8 11 (2.55%) Commerce Server
8 11 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (0.93%) NetWeaver
9 4 (0.93%) Apache
9 4 (0.93%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.46%) Confluence
12 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.23%) WordPress
12 1 (0.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 103 (23.84%) MS Excel
2 69 (15.97%) MS Office
3 16 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.16%) Fireworks
4 5 (1.16%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.55%) Fredhopper
2 7 (1.62%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Magento
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.55%) Office 365
2 7 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.39%) SaaS
4 3 (0.69%) IaaS
5 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 112 (25.93%) Firewall
2 84 (19.44%) TCP/IP
3 58 (13.43%) DNS
4 57 (13.19%) DHCP
5 55 (12.73%) SAN
6 53 (12.27%) VPN
7 37 (8.56%) Internet
8 30 (6.94%) LAN
9 24 (5.56%) NAS
10 23 (5.32%) WAN
11 19 (4.40%) VoIP
12 17 (3.94%) SSL
13 16 (3.70%) Wireless
14 15 (3.47%) Ethernet
14 15 (3.47%) Network Security
15 14 (3.24%) IPsec
16 9 (2.08%) VLAN
16 9 (2.08%) Multicast
17 7 (1.62%) Wireshark
17 7 (1.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (30.32%) SQL Server
2 38 (8.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (5.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (3.94%) Relational Database
6 14 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (2.08%) SQL Server 2000
9 8 (1.85%) RDBMS
9 8 (1.85%) MySQL
10 7 (1.62%) DB2
10 7 (1.62%) MS Access
11 6 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.16%) Big Data
13 4 (0.93%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.93%) Ingres
14 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.23%) NoSQL
14 1 (0.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (2.08%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.62%) Selenium
2 7 (1.62%) TestNG
2 7 (1.62%) SoapUI
3 4 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.46%) Metasploit
4 2 (0.46%) JIRA
4 2 (0.46%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.23%) MSI
5 1 (0.23%) Xcode
5 1 (0.23%) Subversion
5 1 (0.23%) Maven
5 1 (0.23%) JUnit
General
1 59 (13.66%) Finance
2 29 (6.71%) Telecoms
3 19 (4.40%) Banking
4 18 (4.17%) Retail
5 10 (2.31%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.31%) Advertising
6 7 (1.62%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.93%) Local Government
8 2 (0.46%) Back Office
9 1 (0.23%) Electronics
9 1 (0.23%) Billing
9 1 (0.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 82 (18.98%) Analyst
2 77 (17.82%) Support Engineer
3 37 (8.56%) Service Analyst
4 35 (8.10%) Service Desk Analyst
4 35 (8.10%) Developer
5 32 (7.41%) Consultant
6 31 (7.18%) 2nd Line Support
7 29 (6.71%) Support Analyst
8 28 (6.48%) Technical Support
8 28 (6.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 26 (6.02%) IT Support
10 22 (5.09%) Server Engineer
11 21 (4.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 17 (3.94%) Applications Support
13 16 (3.70%) Architect
14 15 (3.47%) Systems Engineer
14 15 (3.47%) Technical Analyst
15 14 (3.24%) Technical Engineer
15 14 (3.24%) Help Desk Engineer
15 14 (3.24%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (10.65%) .NET
2 39 (9.03%) XML
3 32 (7.41%) Web Services
4 29 (6.71%) HTML
5 23 (5.32%) ASP.NET
6 20 (4.63%) CSS
7 14 (3.24%) jQuery
8 11 (2.55%) HTML5
8 11 (2.55%) SOAP
9 10 (2.31%) Spring
10 9 (2.08%) .NET Framework
10 9 (2.08%) REST
10 9 (2.08%) CSS3
11 8 (1.85%) WPF
12 6 (1.39%) WinForms
12 6 (1.39%) J2EE
13 5 (1.16%) XSD
13 5 (1.16%) Hibernate
13 5 (1.16%) JSF
13 5 (1.16%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.94%) Computer Science
2 22 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (3.94%) Client/Server
4 16 (3.70%) Clustering
5 13 (3.01%) Blackberry
5 13 (3.01%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.31%) Replication
6 10 (2.31%) PDA
7 8 (1.85%) Statistics
8 7 (1.62%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (0.93%) Fat Client
9 4 (0.93%) iPhone
9 4 (0.93%) Performance Metrics
9 4 (0.93%) EqualLogic
9 4 (0.93%) iPad
9 4 (0.93%) User Experience
9 4 (0.93%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.69%) CMDB
10 3 (0.69%) Open Source
10 3 (0.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 139 (32.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 119 (27.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 71 (16.44%) Linux
3 71 (16.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 68 (15.74%) Windows 7
5 60 (13.89%) Windows XP
6 34 (7.87%) UNIX
7 21 (4.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (3.70%) Windows Vista
9 15 (3.47%) Windows 8
10 14 (3.24%) CentOS
11 9 (2.08%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.39%) Solaris
13 5 (1.16%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (1.16%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.69%) Android
15 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.23%) Fedora
16 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (24.77%) ITIL
2 38 (8.80%) Service Management
3 26 (6.02%) Process Management
3 26 (6.02%) Change Management
3 26 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (4.63%) Migration
5 16 (3.70%) Risk Management
5 16 (3.70%) Time Management
5 16 (3.70%) Change Control
6 14 (3.24%) Service Delivery
7 13 (3.01%) Project Management
7 13 (3.01%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (2.78%) Performance Monitoring
8 12 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (2.78%) Performance Management
9 11 (2.55%) UML
9 11 (2.55%) CRM
9 11 (2.55%) E-Commerce
9 11 (2.55%) Configuration Management
10 10 (2.31%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 105 (24.31%) SQL
2 51 (11.81%) Java
3 34 (7.87%) C#
4 33 (7.64%) PowerShell
5 18 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 11 (2.55%) VB
6 11 (2.55%) VB.NET
6 11 (2.55%) T-SQL
7 6 (1.39%) C++
7 6 (1.39%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.16%) Python
8 5 (1.16%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.93%) Perl
10 3 (0.69%) VBScript
11 2 (0.46%) VBA
11 2 (0.46%) VC++
12 1 (0.23%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.23%) Ruby
12 1 (0.23%) PHP
12 1 (0.23%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (11.34%) Security Cleared
2 45 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (9.26%) SC Cleared
4 39 (9.03%) Degree
5 29 (6.71%) MCSE
6 25 (5.79%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (3.94%) CCNP
7 17 (3.94%) MCP
7 17 (3.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (3.01%) MCSA
9 11 (2.55%) CCNA
10 8 (1.85%) ISEB
10 8 (1.85%) DV Cleared
10 8 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (1.39%) HND
12 5 (1.16%) PhD
12 5 (1.16%) MCDST
12 5 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (0.93%) MCITP
14 3 (0.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (14.35%) SLA
2 16 (3.70%) QA
3 8 (1.85%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.23%) COBIT
5 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 175 (40.51%) Active Directory
2 84 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (7.18%) Hyper-V
4 21 (4.86%) Terminal Services
4 21 (4.86%) vCloud
5 17 (3.94%) vSphere
6 16 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (2.78%) VMware ESX
8 11 (2.55%) MetaFrame
9 7 (1.62%) XenApp
9 7 (1.62%) UAG
10 5 (1.16%) ProxySG
11 4 (0.93%) Snort
11 4 (0.93%) Nmap
11 4 (0.93%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.69%) NFS
12 3 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.69%) Xen
13 2 (0.46%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 30 (6.94%) SCCM
2 15 (3.47%) Backup Exec
3 13 (3.01%) Nagios
3 13 (3.01%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (2.31%) WSUS
5 9 (2.08%) Tivoli
5 9 (2.08%) NetBackup
5 9 (2.08%) SCOM
6 8 (1.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 7 (1.62%) OpenView
7 7 (1.62%) Netcool
8 6 (1.39%) HP Data Protector
8 6 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (1.39%) HP SIM
9 5 (1.16%) Puppet
9 5 (1.16%) OPNET
10 4 (0.93%) MOM
10 4 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
10 4 (0.93%) Nessus
Vendors
1 187 (43.29%) Microsoft
2 134 (31.02%) VMware
3 65 (15.05%) Cisco
4 50 (11.57%) Oracle
5 42 (9.72%) Citrix
6 36 (8.33%) HP
7 27 (6.25%) Dell
8 25 (5.79%) Symantec
9 22 (5.09%) Apple
10 18 (4.17%) IBM
11 16 (3.70%) Juniper
11 16 (3.70%) Lotus
12 15 (3.47%) Avaya
12 15 (3.47%) F5
13 14 (3.24%) SonicWALL
14 11 (2.55%) EPiServer
14 11 (2.55%) hybris
14 11 (2.55%) Red Hat
14 11 (2.55%) CheckPoint
15 9 (2.08%) McAfee
Swindon, Wiltshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Resource Management
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus, Health & Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Chippenham, Melksham, Wiltshire, Bath,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £20-25,000 + Bens
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Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 4% Matched Pension, 25 Days Holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Salisbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Salisbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Swindon, Wiltshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 20% bonus, pension, flexi-time
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Chippenham
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