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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 13 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 199 142 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 16.04% 13.06% 25.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.40% 57.72% 66.58%
Number of salaries quoted 172 125 244
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £34,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +0.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,191 £45,000
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
309 246 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 24.90% 22.63% 37.62%
Number of salaries quoted 259 203 361
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £49,300
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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +14 95 £37,500 - 11
Chippenham -5 61 £25,500 -40.00% 13
Melksham - 5 £27,000 - 2
Malmesbury -2 3 £23,500 +9.30% 1
Salisbury -16 3 £25,000 +47.05%
Corsham -3 1 £60,000 +65.51% 4
Marlborough - 1 £24,000 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (41.02%) Microsoft
2 150 (36.41%) Active Directory
3 131 (31.80%) SQL Server
4 122 (29.61%) VMware
5 112 (27.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 111 (26.94%) SQL
7 99 (24.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 93 (22.57%) MS Excel
9 92 (22.33%) Firewall
10 88 (21.36%) ITIL
11 79 (19.17%) VMware Infrastructure
12 74 (17.96%) MS Office
13 73 (17.72%) TCP/IP
14 67 (16.26%) Cisco
15 66 (16.02%) Windows 7
16 63 (15.29%) Linux
17 60 (14.56%) Windows XP
18 59 (14.32%) Degree
19 56 (13.59%) Java
20 54 (13.11%) Citrix
20 54 (13.11%) Finance
21 52 (12.62%) MS Exchange
21 52 (12.62%) SLA
22 50 (12.14%) Windows Server 2012
23 49 (11.89%) VPN
24 48 (11.65%) SAN
24 48 (11.65%) Oracle
25 46 (11.17%) Security Cleared
26 45 (10.92%) IIS
26 45 (10.92%) .NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 52 (12.62%) MS Exchange
2 45 (10.92%) IIS
3 22 (5.34%) BizTalk Server
3 22 (5.34%) Lync
4 19 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (4.13%) SharePoint
5 17 (4.13%) IBM Notes
6 14 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (2.91%) Commerce Server
8 10 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.24%) Apache
10 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.24%) JBoss
10 1 (0.24%) WordPress
10 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 93 (22.57%) MS Excel
2 74 (17.96%) MS Office
3 16 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.73%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.73%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (2.91%) Fredhopper
2 8 (1.94%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.73%) Maximo
4 2 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.49%) SmartPlant
5 1 (0.24%) Magento
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.43%) Office 365
2 7 (1.70%) SaaS
3 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.97%) IaaS
4 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 92 (22.33%) Firewall
2 73 (17.72%) TCP/IP
3 49 (11.89%) VPN
4 48 (11.65%) SAN
5 39 (9.47%) DNS
6 38 (9.22%) Internet
7 36 (8.74%) DHCP
8 32 (7.77%) LAN
9 29 (7.04%) WAN
10 21 (5.10%) VoIP
11 20 (4.85%) Network Security
12 18 (4.37%) NAS
13 17 (4.13%) Wireless
14 15 (3.64%) Ethernet
15 14 (3.40%) Wireshark
16 13 (3.16%) SSL
16 13 (3.16%) IPsec
17 8 (1.94%) Intrusion Detection
18 6 (1.46%) IP Telephony
19 5 (1.21%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (31.80%) SQL Server
2 37 (8.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (6.55%) Relational Database
4 22 (5.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 21 (5.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (4.13%) RDBMS
7 12 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (2.67%) SQL Server 2000
9 8 (1.94%) MySQL
10 7 (1.70%) DB2
10 7 (1.70%) MS Access
11 6 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.21%) Ingres
12 5 (1.21%) Big Data
13 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
15 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
15 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
15 1 (0.24%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 8 (1.94%) SoapUI
2 7 (1.70%) TestNG
2 7 (1.70%) Selenium
3 6 (1.46%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.73%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.49%) Moq
6 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.24%) JUnit
6 1 (0.24%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.24%) Xcode
6 1 (0.24%) Subversion
6 1 (0.24%) Maven
General
1 54 (13.11%) Finance
2 25 (6.07%) Telecoms
3 17 (4.13%) Retail
4 15 (3.64%) Banking
5 11 (2.67%) Advertising
6 7 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (1.70%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.46%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.46%) Local Government
8 2 (0.49%) Back Office
9 1 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 83 (20.15%) Analyst
2 65 (15.78%) Support Engineer
3 37 (8.98%) Consultant
4 36 (8.74%) Developer
4 36 (8.74%) Service Analyst
5 34 (8.25%) Service Desk Analyst
6 31 (7.52%) Support Analyst
7 30 (7.28%) 2nd Line Support
8 24 (5.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 24 (5.83%) Technical Support
9 22 (5.34%) IT Support
10 20 (4.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 19 (4.61%) Applications Support
11 19 (4.61%) Server Engineer
12 18 (4.37%) Help Desk Support
13 14 (3.40%) Support Technician
13 14 (3.40%) Systems Engineer
13 14 (3.40%) Server Support
13 14 (3.40%) Help Desk Engineer
13 14 (3.40%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (10.92%) .NET
2 36 (8.74%) XML
3 34 (8.25%) HTML
4 32 (7.77%) Web Services
5 23 (5.58%) ASP.NET
6 16 (3.88%) CSS
7 15 (3.64%) HTML5
8 14 (3.40%) REST
9 12 (2.91%) jQuery
9 12 (2.91%) Spring
10 11 (2.67%) WPF
11 10 (2.43%) SOAP
12 8 (1.94%) Hibernate
12 8 (1.94%) CSS3
12 8 (1.94%) WCF
13 7 (1.70%) OSGi
13 7 (1.70%) LINQ
13 7 (1.70%) .NET Framework
13 7 (1.70%) XSD
14 6 (1.46%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.19%) Computer Science
2 16 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (3.16%) Client/Server
3 13 (3.16%) Blackberry
4 10 (2.43%) Clustering
4 10 (2.43%) PDA
5 9 (2.18%) Statistics
5 9 (2.18%) Replication
5 9 (2.18%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.70%) User Experience
7 6 (1.46%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (1.46%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.21%) CMDB
8 5 (1.21%) EqualLogic
9 4 (0.97%) iPad
9 4 (0.97%) iPhone
9 4 (0.97%) Performance Metrics
9 4 (0.97%) Fat Client
9 4 (0.97%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.73%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 112 (27.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 99 (24.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 66 (16.02%) Windows 7
4 63 (15.29%) Linux
5 60 (14.56%) Windows XP
6 50 (12.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 43 (10.44%) UNIX
8 17 (4.13%) Windows Vista
9 16 (3.88%) Windows 8
10 15 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (3.16%) CentOS
12 7 (1.70%) Solaris
12 7 (1.70%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.73%) Android
13 3 (0.73%) AIX
14 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.49%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (21.36%) ITIL
2 36 (8.74%) Service Management
3 29 (7.04%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (4.61%) Time Management
4 19 (4.61%) Performance Monitoring
5 18 (4.37%) Process Management
6 15 (3.64%) Change Management
6 15 (3.64%) Risk Management
6 15 (3.64%) Migration
6 15 (3.64%) Change Control
7 14 (3.40%) Capacity Planning
7 14 (3.40%) Scrum
8 13 (3.16%) E-Commerce
9 12 (2.91%) Service Delivery
9 12 (2.91%) Project Management
9 12 (2.91%) Information Security
10 11 (2.67%) ITSM
10 11 (2.67%) MVC
10 11 (2.67%) UML
11 10 (2.43%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 111 (26.94%) SQL
2 56 (13.59%) Java
3 37 (8.98%) PowerShell
4 33 (8.01%) C#
5 16 (3.88%) JavaScript
5 16 (3.88%) VB
6 15 (3.64%) VB.NET
7 11 (2.67%) Python
7 11 (2.67%) T-SQL
8 10 (2.43%) Perl
9 5 (1.21%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.21%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.21%) XAML
10 4 (0.97%) C++
11 2 (0.49%) VBA
11 2 (0.49%) VBScript
12 1 (0.24%) VC++
12 1 (0.24%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.24%) Ruby
12 1 (0.24%) C
Qualifications
1 59 (14.32%) Degree
2 46 (11.17%) Security Cleared
3 40 (9.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (6.80%) SC Cleared
5 26 (6.31%) MCSE
6 20 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (4.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 15 (3.64%) MCP
9 14 (3.40%) CCNP
10 11 (2.67%) MCSA
11 8 (1.94%) HND
11 8 (1.94%) ISEB
12 7 (1.70%) CCNA
12 7 (1.70%) PhD
12 7 (1.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (1.21%) MCDST
13 5 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (0.73%) A+ Certification
14 3 (0.73%) MCITP
15 2 (0.49%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (12.62%) SLA
2 15 (3.64%) QA
3 11 (2.67%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.73%) COBIT
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 150 (36.41%) Active Directory
2 79 (19.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (7.28%) Terminal Services
4 27 (6.55%) Hyper-V
5 15 (3.64%) vSphere
6 13 (3.16%) vCloud
7 11 (2.67%) MetaFrame
7 11 (2.67%) VMware ESX
8 8 (1.94%) XenApp
8 8 (1.94%) Snort
9 7 (1.70%) UAG
10 5 (1.21%) Terminal Server
10 5 (1.21%) ProxySG
11 3 (0.73%) Nmap
11 3 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.49%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 2 (0.49%) Xen
12 2 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.24%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (5.34%) SCCM
2 18 (4.37%) Backup Exec
3 15 (3.64%) Nagios
4 14 (3.40%) OpenView
4 14 (3.40%) OPNET
5 13 (3.16%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (2.43%) SolarWinds Orion
6 10 (2.43%) CA Spectrum
7 9 (2.18%) Tivoli
8 5 (1.21%) Netcool
9 4 (0.97%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 4 (0.97%) MOM
9 4 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.97%) CiscoWorks
9 4 (0.97%) SCOM
9 4 (0.97%) Cisco UCCX
9 4 (0.97%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (0.97%) Check_MK
10 3 (0.73%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.73%) Nessus
Vendors
1 169 (41.02%) Microsoft
2 122 (29.61%) VMware
3 67 (16.26%) Cisco
4 54 (13.11%) Citrix
5 48 (11.65%) Oracle
6 39 (9.47%) HP
7 23 (5.58%) Dell
8 22 (5.34%) Juniper
9 21 (5.10%) IBM
9 21 (5.10%) F5
10 20 (4.85%) Apple
11 19 (4.61%) Symantec
12 18 (4.37%) Lotus
13 16 (3.88%) SolarWinds
14 15 (3.64%) Avaya
15 14 (3.40%) Remedy
15 14 (3.40%) SonicWALL
16 12 (2.91%) EPiServer
16 12 (2.91%) hybris
16 12 (2.91%) CA
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + plus Audi A3 & good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warminster, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £24000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Bath, Chippenham, Swindon, Stroud,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £25,000 Pro Rata
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Prolinx
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Royal Wootton Bassett
Salary: Negotiable according to skills and experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Corsham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Negotiable + Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £27000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago