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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 237 166 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 23.40% 16.97% 12.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 83.16% 68.60% 55.39%
Number of salaries quoted 175 153 106
Average salary £31,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.97% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
285 242 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 28.13% 24.74% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 216 221 193
Average salary £32,500 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.45% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +6 95 £36,250 +20.83% 23
Chippenham +9 48 £30,000 -9.09% 6
Salisbury +8 25 £26,500 -26.38% 9
Trowbridge 0 8 £23,500 -44.70% 3
Malmesbury -6 4 £31,500 -8.02%
Corsham -6 1 - - 1
Warminster - 1 £39,000 - 2
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 199 (45.02%) Microsoft
2 185 (41.86%) Active Directory
3 141 (31.90%) SQL Server
4 138 (31.22%) ITIL
5 129 (29.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 117 (26.47%) SQL
7 104 (23.53%) MS Excel
8 103 (23.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 102 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 101 (22.85%) VMware
11 97 (21.95%) .NET
12 90 (20.36%) IIS
13 83 (18.78%) TCP/IP
14 82 (18.55%) Firewall
15 78 (17.65%) DNS
16 71 (16.06%) DHCP
17 69 (15.61%) Cisco
17 69 (15.61%) Web Services
18 68 (15.38%) MS Office
19 66 (14.93%) C#
20 65 (14.71%) MS Exchange
21 63 (14.25%) Linux
22 62 (14.03%) Degree
23 59 (13.35%) Service Management
24 58 (13.12%) Windows 7
24 58 (13.12%) Analytical Skills
25 53 (11.99%) Security Cleared
26 48 (10.86%) Microsoft Certification
27 47 (10.63%) VPN
27 47 (10.63%) LAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 90 (20.36%) IIS
2 65 (14.71%) MS Exchange
3 42 (9.50%) SharePoint
4 24 (5.43%) Tomcat
4 24 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (2.71%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (1.81%) Lync
9 6 (1.36%) IBM Notes
10 5 (1.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (1.13%) Site Server
10 5 (1.13%) Apache
10 5 (1.13%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.45%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.23%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 104 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 68 (15.38%) MS Office
3 4 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.23%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.23%) MS Project
5 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (4.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.45%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.23%) SmartPlant
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.11%) SaaS
2 12 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.04%) Office 365
4 6 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.45%) IaaS
6 1 (0.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 83 (18.78%) TCP/IP
2 82 (18.55%) Firewall
3 78 (17.65%) DNS
4 71 (16.06%) DHCP
5 47 (10.63%) VPN
5 47 (10.63%) LAN
6 40 (9.05%) WAN
7 26 (5.88%) SAN
8 24 (5.43%) Wireless
9 20 (4.52%) WLAN
9 20 (4.52%) Internet
10 19 (4.30%) VLAN
11 18 (4.07%) HTTP
12 16 (3.62%) Network Security
12 16 (3.62%) VoIP
12 16 (3.62%) MPLS
13 15 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (3.17%) WebEx
15 12 (2.71%) NAS
16 8 (1.81%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (31.90%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (5.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (4.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (1.81%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.13%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.68%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.68%) MySQL
10 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.23%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.23%) OLTP
11 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.23%) OLAP
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (2.49%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.90%) Subversion
4 2 (0.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.45%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.45%) MSI
4 2 (0.45%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.23%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.23%) Moq
5 1 (0.23%) StarTeam
General
1 46 (10.41%) Finance
2 20 (4.52%) Telecoms
3 18 (4.07%) Back Office
4 7 (1.58%) Advertising
4 7 (1.58%) Banking
5 6 (1.36%) Marketing
6 5 (1.13%) Games
6 5 (1.13%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.13%) German Language
7 3 (0.68%) Retail
8 2 (0.45%) Billing
8 2 (0.45%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.45%) Electronics
8 2 (0.45%) Military
9 1 (0.23%) Legal
9 1 (0.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 94 (21.27%) Analyst
2 81 (18.33%) Support Engineer
3 50 (11.31%) Support Analyst
4 47 (10.63%) Consultant
5 43 (9.73%) Administrator
6 39 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 38 (8.60%) Developer
8 33 (7.47%) Applications Support
9 30 (6.79%) Technical Consultant
10 28 (6.33%) Service Desk Analyst
10 28 (6.33%) Service Analyst
11 24 (5.43%) IT Support
12 23 (5.20%) ITSM Consultant
12 23 (5.20%) Network Engineer
13 21 (4.75%) 3rd Line Support
14 20 (4.52%) Systems Engineer
14 20 (4.52%) DBA
15 19 (4.30%) Team Leader
15 19 (4.30%) Applications Support Engineer
16 18 (4.07%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (21.95%) .NET
2 69 (15.61%) Web Services
3 46 (10.41%) ASP.NET
4 19 (4.30%) XML
5 17 (3.85%) HTML
6 16 (3.62%) .NET Framework
7 10 (2.26%) WCF
8 9 (2.04%) CSS
8 9 (2.04%) jQuery
8 9 (2.04%) WPF
9 7 (1.58%) SOAP
10 6 (1.36%) J2EE
11 5 (1.13%) REST
11 5 (1.13%) WebSphere MQ
12 4 (0.90%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (0.90%) LINQ
12 4 (0.90%) Silverlight
12 4 (0.90%) JMS
13 3 (0.68%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (0.68%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 58 (13.12%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.43%) Computer Science
3 22 (4.98%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (4.30%) Clustering
5 15 (3.39%) Video Conferencing
6 12 (2.71%) Client/Server
7 9 (2.04%) Blackberry
8 8 (1.81%) iPhone
9 7 (1.58%) iPad
10 6 (1.36%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.13%) BYOD
11 5 (1.13%) IVR
11 5 (1.13%) Replication
11 5 (1.13%) PKI
12 4 (0.90%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.90%) GIS
13 3 (0.68%) Thin Client
13 3 (0.68%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.68%) Fat Client
13 3 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 129 (29.19%) Windows Server 2008
2 103 (23.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 102 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 63 (14.25%) Linux
5 58 (13.12%) Windows 7
6 39 (8.82%) Windows 8
7 23 (5.20%) UNIX
7 23 (5.20%) Windows XP
8 13 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (2.71%) CentOS
10 6 (1.36%) Windows 2000
10 6 (1.36%) Debian
11 4 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.68%) Android
12 3 (0.68%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.45%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.45%) Solaris
14 1 (0.23%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (31.22%) ITIL
2 59 (13.35%) Service Management
3 41 (9.28%) ITSM
4 29 (6.56%) Time Management
4 29 (6.56%) ITIL V2
5 28 (6.33%) CRM
6 25 (5.66%) ITIL V3
7 24 (5.43%) PRINCE2
8 23 (5.20%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (5.20%) Service Delivery
9 22 (4.98%) Incident Management
9 22 (4.98%) Mentoring
10 21 (4.75%) Project Management
10 21 (4.75%) Change Management
11 19 (4.30%) Workflow
12 18 (4.07%) Line Management
12 18 (4.07%) Process Management
13 17 (3.85%) Software Deployment
14 16 (3.62%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (3.62%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 117 (26.47%) SQL
2 66 (14.93%) C#
3 42 (9.50%) Java
4 37 (8.37%) PowerShell
5 22 (4.98%) C++
6 16 (3.62%) JavaScript
7 12 (2.71%) C
8 7 (1.58%) VB
9 5 (1.13%) Python
10 4 (0.90%) XPath
10 4 (0.90%) VB.NET
10 4 (0.90%) Perl
11 3 (0.68%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.45%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.45%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.45%) XAML
13 1 (0.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 62 (14.03%) Degree
2 53 (11.99%) Security Cleared
3 48 (10.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (8.37%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (7.69%) MCSE
6 29 (6.56%) CCNA
7 26 (5.88%) SC Cleared
8 20 (4.52%) MCSA
9 14 (3.17%) CCNP
10 13 (2.94%) CISSP
11 9 (2.04%) DV Cleared
11 9 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (1.81%) MCITP
12 8 (1.81%) MCP
13 5 (1.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.90%) MCTS
14 4 (0.90%) CHFI
14 4 (0.90%) SSCP
15 2 (0.45%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.56%) SLA
2 11 (2.49%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.45%) QA
3 2 (0.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 185 (41.86%) Active Directory
2 45 (10.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (7.92%) Hyper-V
4 21 (4.75%) vSphere
5 13 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (2.94%) vCloud
6 8 (1.81%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.68%) BitLocker
7 3 (0.68%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.68%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.68%) XenApp
8 2 (0.45%) XenServer
8 2 (0.45%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.45%) NFS
8 2 (0.45%) KVM
9 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 47 (10.63%) SCCM
2 31 (7.01%) SCOM
3 17 (3.85%) WSUS
4 13 (2.94%) NetBackup
5 12 (2.71%) HP Data Protector
6 10 (2.26%) SCVMM
6 10 (2.26%) HP SIM
6 10 (2.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 9 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
7 9 (2.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 7 (1.58%) Nagios
8 7 (1.58%) Tivoli
9 5 (1.13%) MOM
10 4 (0.90%) Puppet
10 4 (0.90%) OpenView
10 4 (0.90%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.45%) SolarWinds Orion
12 2 (0.45%) Netcool
12 2 (0.45%) OPNET
Vendors
1 199 (45.02%) Microsoft
2 101 (22.85%) VMware
3 69 (15.61%) Cisco
4 40 (9.05%) Oracle
5 24 (5.43%) HP
6 22 (4.98%) Symantec
7 18 (4.07%) Juniper
8 16 (3.62%) McAfee
9 15 (3.39%) Dell
10 13 (2.94%) Red Hat
10 13 (2.94%) Remedy
11 11 (2.49%) Apple
11 11 (2.49%) Citrix
11 11 (2.49%) IBM
12 10 (2.26%) SonicWALL
13 8 (1.81%) Riverbed
13 8 (1.81%) Business Objects
13 8 (1.81%) Avaya
14 7 (1.58%) CA
14 7 (1.58%) NetApp
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
ITR-UK
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Proactive People
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Computer People
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £31000.00 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + pension and more
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + on call + certifications
Posted: 3 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-29,000 + Great Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-29,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warminster, Wiltshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ITS
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago