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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 6 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 265 234 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 23.00% 19.09% 12.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.17% 67.63% 47.04%
Number of salaries quoted 245 208 111
Average salary £36,000 £26,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.84% -23.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
339 346 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 29.43% 28.22% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 309 293 216
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 97 £38,500 +31.62% 17
Chippenham +6 66 £32,500 +30.00% 7
Salisbury +12 49 £35,000 +48.14% 3
Trowbridge -6 9 £40,000 +66.66% 1
Malmesbury -3 6 £23,000 -2.12%
Corsham +1 1 £35,000 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 217 (43.40%) Microsoft
2 187 (37.40%) Active Directory
3 153 (30.60%) SQL Server
4 145 (29.00%) VMware
5 140 (28.00%) ITIL
6 129 (25.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 127 (25.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 119 (23.80%) MS Exchange
9 118 (23.60%) MS Excel
9 118 (23.60%) SQL
9 118 (23.60%) .NET
10 107 (21.40%) DNS
10 107 (21.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 102 (20.40%) Firewall
12 95 (19.00%) DHCP
13 91 (18.20%) C#
14 89 (17.80%) Linux
15 83 (16.60%) TCP/IP
16 82 (16.40%) Windows 7
17 78 (15.60%) Finance
18 75 (15.00%) Degree
19 74 (14.80%) IIS
20 71 (14.20%) Security Cleared
21 68 (13.60%) VMware Infrastructure
22 65 (13.00%) SLA
23 61 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
24 60 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
25 57 (11.40%) Web Services
26 55 (11.00%) Exchange Server 2010
27 53 (10.60%) ASP.NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 119 (23.80%) MS Exchange
2 74 (14.80%) IIS
3 55 (11.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 45 (9.00%) SharePoint
5 38 (7.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 25 (5.00%) Tomcat
7 23 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 16 (3.20%) WebSphere
9 13 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
10 12 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (1.00%) Apache
12 4 (0.80%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.80%) Lotus Domino
13 3 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.60%) Lync
14 1 (0.20%) Drupal
14 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 118 (23.60%) MS Excel
2 52 (10.40%) MS Office
3 4 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.60%) MS Project
4 3 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (4.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.80%) SaaS
2 9 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.40%) Office 365
5 1 (0.20%) Route 53
5 1 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 107 (21.40%) DNS
2 102 (20.40%) Firewall
3 95 (19.00%) DHCP
4 83 (16.60%) TCP/IP
5 51 (10.20%) LAN
6 50 (10.00%) WAN
7 46 (9.20%) VPN
8 33 (6.60%) WLAN
9 32 (6.40%) Internet
10 22 (4.40%) SAN
11 21 (4.20%) WebEx
12 20 (4.00%) VoIP
13 18 (3.60%) Network Security
14 15 (3.00%) HTTP
14 15 (3.00%) MPLS
14 15 (3.00%) Wireless
15 12 (2.40%) VLAN
16 11 (2.20%) Cisco ASA
17 10 (2.00%) IPsec
18 9 (1.80%) DPNSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (30.60%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.80%) MySQL
8 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.20%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.20%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (5.60%) Visual Studio
2 18 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (2.00%) NUnit
4 7 (1.40%) MSTest
4 7 (1.40%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (1.40%) Moq
5 5 (1.00%) Subversion
6 4 (0.80%) NetBeans
6 4 (0.80%) Eclipse
6 4 (0.80%) Yeoman
7 2 (0.40%) MSI
7 2 (0.40%) Xcode
7 2 (0.40%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.20%) StarTeam
8 1 (0.20%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 78 (15.60%) Finance
2 21 (4.20%) Banking
3 17 (3.40%) Marketing
3 17 (3.40%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.20%) Back Office
5 8 (1.60%) Law
6 5 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.00%) Aerospace
6 5 (1.00%) Games
7 3 (0.60%) Military
7 3 (0.60%) Automotive
7 3 (0.60%) Advertising
8 2 (0.40%) Publishing
8 2 (0.40%) Electronics
8 2 (0.40%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.20%) Local Government
9 1 (0.20%) French Language
9 1 (0.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 77 (15.40%) Analyst
2 72 (14.40%) Developer
3 68 (13.60%) Support Engineer
4 53 (10.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 52 (10.40%) Support Analyst
6 38 (7.60%) Team Leader
7 36 (7.20%) Applications Support
8 29 (5.80%) Administrator
9 28 (5.60%) Network Engineer
10 27 (5.40%) Software Developer
11 24 (4.80%) Server Support
12 23 (4.60%) Support Technician
12 23 (4.60%) Service Analyst
12 23 (4.60%) Service Desk Analyst
13 22 (4.40%) 2nd Line Support
14 21 (4.20%) C# Developer
14 21 (4.20%) Software Engineer
14 21 (4.20%) Consultant
15 19 (3.80%) Desktop Support
15 19 (3.80%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (23.60%) .NET
2 57 (11.40%) Web Services
3 53 (10.60%) ASP.NET
4 29 (5.80%) WPF
5 25 (5.00%) XML
6 19 (3.80%) .NET Framework
7 18 (3.60%) JSON
7 18 (3.60%) SOAP
8 15 (3.00%) WCF
8 15 (3.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (2.80%) REST
9 14 (2.80%) EDI
10 10 (2.00%) WinForms
10 10 (2.00%) jQuery
11 9 (1.80%) Ext JS
11 9 (1.80%) Middleware
11 9 (1.80%) Sencha Touch
12 8 (1.60%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (1.60%) iOS SDK
12 8 (1.60%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 60 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (7.00%) Computer Science
3 26 (5.20%) Enterprise Software
4 24 (4.80%) Clustering
5 21 (4.20%) Video Conferencing
6 15 (3.00%) iPhone
7 11 (2.20%) Visualisation
7 11 (2.20%) iPad
8 10 (2.00%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.80%) Blackberry
10 8 (1.60%) Mainframe
10 8 (1.60%) PKI
10 8 (1.60%) Mathematics
10 8 (1.60%) Mobile Banking
10 8 (1.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 7 (1.40%) Inversion of Control
11 7 (1.40%) Social Network
11 7 (1.40%) CESG
11 7 (1.40%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.20%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 129 (25.80%) Windows Server 2012
2 127 (25.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 107 (21.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 89 (17.80%) Linux
5 82 (16.40%) Windows 7
6 36 (7.20%) Windows 8
7 34 (6.80%) Windows XP
8 26 (5.20%) Android
9 25 (5.00%) Apple iOS
9 25 (5.00%) UNIX
10 18 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (2.20%) Windows Phone
12 9 (1.80%) Windows Phone 8
13 8 (1.60%) Windows Vista
14 7 (1.40%) Windows 2000 Server
14 7 (1.40%) CentOS
15 4 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (0.80%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.20%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (28.00%) ITIL
2 61 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (8.80%) Service Management
4 33 (6.60%) Software Engineering
5 32 (6.40%) Service Delivery
6 31 (6.20%) Scrum
7 29 (5.80%) Workflow
8 27 (5.40%) UML
8 27 (5.40%) Waterfall
9 26 (5.20%) CRM
10 24 (4.80%) MVC
10 24 (4.80%) Time Management
11 23 (4.60%) Root Cause Analysis
12 22 (4.40%) MVVM
13 21 (4.20%) ITIL V2
14 20 (4.00%) iOS Development
15 19 (3.80%) Software Deployment
15 19 (3.80%) ITSM
15 19 (3.80%) Project Management
16 18 (3.60%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 118 (23.60%) SQL
2 91 (18.20%) C#
3 45 (9.00%) Java
4 42 (8.40%) PowerShell
5 30 (6.00%) C++
6 20 (4.00%) JavaScript
7 16 (3.20%) C
8 14 (2.80%) Python
9 13 (2.60%) Perl
10 9 (1.80%) PHP
11 8 (1.60%) VBA
11 8 (1.60%) VBScript
12 6 (1.20%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.00%) VB
14 4 (0.80%) XPath
15 3 (0.60%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.60%) XAML
16 2 (0.40%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.40%) Delphi
16 2 (0.40%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 75 (15.00%) Degree
2 71 (14.20%) Security Cleared
3 44 (8.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 39 (7.80%) MCSE
4 39 (7.80%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (6.20%) CCNA
6 24 (4.80%) SC Cleared
7 18 (3.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 14 (2.80%) MCSA
9 13 (2.60%) MCITP
10 12 (2.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 10 (2.00%) DV Cleared
11 10 (2.00%) CCNP
12 9 (1.80%) CISSP
13 7 (1.40%) Citrix Certification
14 5 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (1.00%) MCP
15 4 (0.80%) HND
15 4 (0.80%) CCA
16 3 (0.60%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (13.00%) SLA
2 12 (2.40%) QA
3 5 (1.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 187 (37.40%) Active Directory
2 68 (13.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (9.20%) Hyper-V
4 43 (8.60%) vSphere
5 24 (4.80%) VMware ESX
6 11 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (1.60%) Terminal Services
8 7 (1.40%) XenApp
8 7 (1.40%) vCloud
9 4 (0.80%) KVM
10 3 (0.60%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.40%) Firmware
11 2 (0.40%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.20%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.20%) XenServer
12 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.20%) UAG
Systems Management
1 37 (7.40%) SCCM
2 34 (6.80%) SCOM
3 31 (6.20%) NetBackup
4 22 (4.40%) HP SIM
5 21 (4.20%) WSUS
6 18 (3.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 16 (3.20%) HP Data Protector
8 12 (2.40%) Norton AntiVirus
9 11 (2.20%) Backup Exec
10 10 (2.00%) Nagios
11 8 (1.60%) McAfee ePO
11 8 (1.60%) CA Spectrum
12 7 (1.40%) Cisco UCCX
12 7 (1.40%) Cisco CUCM
12 7 (1.40%) Cisco UCCE
13 2 (0.40%) OpenView
14 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
14 1 (0.20%) OPNET
14 1 (0.20%) Puppet
14 1 (0.20%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 217 (43.40%) Microsoft
2 145 (29.00%) VMware
3 50 (10.00%) Cisco
4 42 (8.40%) HP
5 38 (7.60%) Symantec
6 32 (6.40%) Oracle
7 23 (4.60%) Citrix
7 23 (4.60%) Juniper
8 22 (4.40%) Apple
9 19 (3.80%) McAfee
9 19 (3.80%) Dell
10 18 (3.60%) IBM
11 12 (2.40%) SonicWALL
12 11 (2.20%) Avaya
12 11 (2.20%) Sophos
13 10 (2.00%) Remedy
14 9 (1.80%) Siemens
14 9 (1.80%) Sencha
15 8 (1.60%) F5
15 8 (1.60%) Nimsoft
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £20000.00 per annum
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