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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 13 1
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 212 134 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.01% 12.28% 24.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.66% 51.15% 64.30%
Number of salaries quoted 187 119 264
Average salary £30,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £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
333 262 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 26.73% 24.01% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 282 217 400
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 1 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 1 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 +27 107 £35,000 -6.66% 12
Chippenham -5 54 £25,000 -41.17% 12
Trowbridge +5 5 £24,000 -27.27% 3
Malmesbury - 3 £23,500 - 2
Melksham - 2 £29,750 - 6
Salisbury -17 1 £22,500 +32.35%
Marlborough - 1 £24,000 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 165 (40.15%) Microsoft
2 151 (36.74%) Active Directory
3 128 (31.14%) SQL Server
4 120 (29.20%) VMware
5 110 (26.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 103 (25.06%) SQL
7 101 (24.57%) ITIL
8 97 (23.60%) Firewall
9 96 (23.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 89 (21.65%) MS Excel
11 80 (19.46%) Cisco
12 79 (19.22%) VMware Infrastructure
13 74 (18.00%) TCP/IP
14 72 (17.52%) MS Office
15 66 (16.06%) Windows 7
16 65 (15.82%) Degree
17 60 (14.60%) MS Exchange
18 57 (13.87%) Java
18 57 (13.87%) Linux
19 56 (13.63%) Windows XP
20 55 (13.38%) Citrix
21 53 (12.90%) SAN
22 52 (12.65%) SLA
23 50 (12.17%) IIS
23 50 (12.17%) Finance
23 50 (12.17%) Security Cleared
24 46 (11.19%) VPN
25 45 (10.95%) Oracle
26 44 (10.71%) Computer Science
27 43 (10.46%) .NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 60 (14.60%) MS Exchange
2 50 (12.17%) IIS
3 22 (5.35%) BizTalk Server
3 22 (5.35%) Lync
4 21 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (3.89%) SharePoint
7 15 (3.65%) IBM Notes
8 12 (2.92%) Commerce Server
9 10 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.49%) Apache
12 2 (0.49%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 89 (21.65%) MS Excel
2 72 (17.52%) MS Office
3 14 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.49%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.49%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 12 (2.92%) Fredhopper
2 8 (1.95%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.73%) Maximo
4 2 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.49%) SmartPlant
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.43%) Office 365
2 7 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.46%) SaaS
4 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.97%) IaaS
5 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (23.60%) Firewall
2 74 (18.00%) TCP/IP
3 53 (12.90%) SAN
4 46 (11.19%) VPN
5 40 (9.73%) Internet
5 40 (9.73%) DNS
6 36 (8.76%) DHCP
7 33 (8.03%) LAN
8 31 (7.54%) WAN
9 21 (5.11%) NAS
9 21 (5.11%) VoIP
10 20 (4.87%) Network Security
11 17 (4.14%) Wireless
12 16 (3.89%) Wireshark
13 15 (3.65%) Ethernet
14 12 (2.92%) SSL
15 11 (2.68%) IPsec
16 8 (1.95%) IP Telephony
16 8 (1.95%) Intrusion Detection
17 7 (1.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (31.14%) SQL Server
2 32 (7.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 32 (7.79%) Relational Database
3 22 (5.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (4.14%) RDBMS
5 16 (3.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (2.92%) SQL Server 2000
6 12 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.70%) DB2
7 7 (1.70%) MySQL
8 6 (1.46%) MS Access
8 6 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.22%) Big Data
9 5 (1.22%) Ingres
10 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.24%) SQLite
12 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.24%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 8 (1.95%) SoapUI
2 7 (1.70%) Selenium
2 7 (1.70%) TestNG
3 6 (1.46%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.73%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.49%) Moq
5 2 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.24%) Maven
6 1 (0.24%) Subversion
6 1 (0.24%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.24%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.24%) Xcode
6 1 (0.24%) JUnit
General
1 50 (12.17%) Finance
2 26 (6.33%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.89%) Retail
4 12 (2.92%) Banking
5 11 (2.68%) Local Government
6 7 (1.70%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.46%) Advertising
8 4 (0.97%) Back Office
9 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 79 (19.22%) Analyst
2 63 (15.33%) Support Engineer
3 41 (9.98%) Consultant
4 34 (8.27%) Developer
5 32 (7.79%) Service Analyst
6 31 (7.54%) Service Desk Analyst
6 31 (7.54%) Support Analyst
7 30 (7.30%) 2nd Line Support
8 25 (6.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 24 (5.84%) IT Support
10 21 (5.11%) Technical Support
11 20 (4.87%) Applications Support
11 20 (4.87%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 17 (4.14%) Server Engineer
12 17 (4.14%) Architect
13 16 (3.89%) Help Desk Support
14 15 (3.65%) 3rd Line Support
15 12 (2.92%) Technical Consultant
15 12 (2.92%) Technical Analyst
15 12 (2.92%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (10.46%) .NET
2 36 (8.76%) HTML
3 35 (8.52%) XML
4 30 (7.30%) Web Services
5 21 (5.11%) ASP.NET
6 14 (3.41%) CSS
6 14 (3.41%) HTML5
6 14 (3.41%) REST
7 12 (2.92%) Spring
8 11 (2.68%) WPF
9 10 (2.43%) SOAP
9 10 (2.43%) jQuery
10 8 (1.95%) Hibernate
10 8 (1.95%) WCF
11 7 (1.70%) LINQ
11 7 (1.70%) CSS3
11 7 (1.70%) OSGi
11 7 (1.70%) XSD
12 6 (1.46%) WinForms
12 6 (1.46%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 21 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (3.65%) Blackberry
4 11 (2.68%) Client/Server
4 11 (2.68%) N-Tier
5 10 (2.43%) PDA
5 10 (2.43%) Statistics
5 10 (2.43%) User Experience
6 9 (2.19%) Clustering
7 8 (1.95%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.70%) Replication
9 6 (1.46%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.46%) iPad
9 6 (1.46%) iPhone
9 6 (1.46%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (1.22%) CMDB
10 5 (1.22%) EqualLogic
11 3 (0.73%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.73%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.73%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 110 (26.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 96 (23.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 66 (16.06%) Windows 7
4 57 (13.87%) Linux
5 56 (13.63%) Windows XP
6 43 (10.46%) UNIX
7 42 (10.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (4.38%) Windows Vista
8 18 (4.38%) Windows 8
9 16 (3.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (3.65%) Solaris
11 12 (2.92%) CentOS
12 8 (1.95%) Apple iOS
13 5 (1.22%) Android
14 3 (0.73%) SUSE
14 3 (0.73%) AIX
15 2 (0.49%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.49%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (24.57%) ITIL
2 36 (8.76%) Service Management
3 29 (7.06%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (5.60%) Performance Monitoring
5 20 (4.87%) Migration
5 20 (4.87%) Time Management
6 16 (3.89%) Capacity Planning
7 15 (3.65%) Technical Architecture
7 15 (3.65%) Service Delivery
8 14 (3.41%) Scrum
9 13 (3.16%) Change Control
9 13 (3.16%) Information Security
9 13 (3.16%) Process Management
9 13 (3.16%) Risk Management
9 13 (3.16%) E-Commerce
10 12 (2.92%) Change Management
11 11 (2.68%) Project Management
11 11 (2.68%) ITSM
11 11 (2.68%) MVC
11 11 (2.68%) UML
Programming Languages
1 103 (25.06%) SQL
2 57 (13.87%) Java
3 39 (9.49%) PowerShell
4 31 (7.54%) C#
5 16 (3.89%) VB
6 15 (3.65%) JavaScript
7 14 (3.41%) VB.NET
8 12 (2.92%) Python
9 11 (2.68%) T-SQL
9 11 (2.68%) Perl
10 5 (1.22%) XAML
10 5 (1.22%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.73%) C++
12 2 (0.49%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.49%) VBScript
12 2 (0.49%) VBA
13 1 (0.24%) Ruby
13 1 (0.24%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.24%) C
13 1 (0.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 65 (15.82%) Degree
2 50 (12.17%) Security Cleared
3 39 (9.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (7.06%) SC Cleared
5 24 (5.84%) MCSE
6 20 (4.87%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (3.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (3.16%) MCP
8 13 (3.16%) CCNP
9 10 (2.43%) MCSA
10 9 (2.19%) CCNA
11 8 (1.95%) ISEB
12 7 (1.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (1.70%) HND
12 7 (1.70%) PhD
13 5 (1.22%) MCDST
13 5 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (0.73%) MCITP
14 3 (0.73%) A+ Certification
15 2 (0.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (12.65%) SLA
2 14 (3.41%) QA
3 11 (2.68%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.73%) COBIT
4 3 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 151 (36.74%) Active Directory
2 79 (19.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (7.79%) Terminal Services
4 24 (5.84%) Hyper-V
5 15 (3.65%) vSphere
6 13 (3.16%) VMware ESX
7 11 (2.68%) vCloud
7 11 (2.68%) MetaFrame
8 9 (2.19%) XenApp
9 8 (1.95%) Snort
10 7 (1.70%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (1.70%) UAG
11 5 (1.22%) Xen
11 5 (1.22%) ProxySG
11 5 (1.22%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.73%) Nmap
12 3 (0.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (0.73%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.49%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 23 (5.60%) SCCM
2 20 (4.87%) Backup Exec
3 16 (3.89%) OpenView
3 16 (3.89%) Nagios
3 16 (3.89%) OPNET
4 12 (2.92%) Norton AntiVirus
5 11 (2.68%) CA Spectrum
5 11 (2.68%) SolarWinds Orion
5 11 (2.68%) Tivoli
6 6 (1.46%) Netcool
6 6 (1.46%) NetBackup
7 5 (1.22%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 5 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (1.22%) CiscoWorks
8 4 (0.97%) MOM
8 4 (0.97%) Cisco UCCX
8 4 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (0.97%) SCOM
8 4 (0.97%) WSUS
8 4 (0.97%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 165 (40.15%) Microsoft
2 120 (29.20%) VMware
3 80 (19.46%) Cisco
4 55 (13.38%) Citrix
5 45 (10.95%) Oracle
6 41 (9.98%) HP
7 25 (6.08%) Dell
8 24 (5.84%) Juniper
8 24 (5.84%) Apple
9 23 (5.60%) IBM
10 22 (5.35%) F5
11 18 (4.38%) SolarWinds
12 17 (4.14%) Symantec
13 16 (3.89%) Lotus
14 15 (3.65%) Avaya
15 14 (3.41%) Remedy
15 14 (3.41%) SonicWALL
16 13 (3.16%) CA
17 12 (2.92%) hybris
17 12 (2.92%) Riverbed
Melksham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Profit Share + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £80 - £100 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £10.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £24,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Bath, Swindon, Melksham, Malmesbury,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath, Somerset, Bristol, Chippenham, Trowbridge,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £28-32,000 + Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ITS
Salary: Salary Depending on skills match, experience and qualifications
Posted: 12 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago