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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 216 164 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.98% 16.03% 14.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 79.70% 68.33% 58.19%
Number of salaries quoted 159 153 125
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £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
271 240 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 25.07% 23.46% 24.87%
Number of salaries quoted 203 220 217
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £36,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% -1.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £46,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

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 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 1 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 +4 74 £35,410 +8.95% 22
Chippenham +10 42 £30,000 -7.69% 6
Salisbury +9 23 £22,500 -37.50% 5
Malmesbury 0 14 £26,750 -21.89%
Trowbridge +5 12 £28,000 -34.11% 1
Corsham -6 3 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Calne - 1 £22,000 -
Warminster - 1 £21,000 - 1
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 197 (46.68%) Microsoft
2 174 (41.23%) Active Directory
3 132 (31.28%) ITIL
4 130 (30.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 123 (29.15%) SQL Server
6 106 (25.12%) SQL
7 102 (24.17%) MS Excel
8 101 (23.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 99 (23.46%) VMware
10 89 (21.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 87 (20.62%) Firewall
12 86 (20.38%) .NET
13 78 (18.48%) IIS
14 72 (17.06%) Cisco
15 71 (16.82%) MS Office
16 68 (16.11%) TCP/IP
17 66 (15.64%) DNS
18 61 (14.45%) Service Management
19 60 (14.22%) C#
20 59 (13.98%) Linux
20 59 (13.98%) DHCP
21 56 (13.27%) Security Cleared
22 53 (12.56%) Web Services
22 53 (12.56%) Analytical Skills
23 52 (12.32%) Degree
24 51 (12.09%) Windows 7
25 50 (11.85%) MS Exchange
26 49 (11.61%) VMware Infrastructure
27 47 (11.14%) SCCM
27 47 (11.14%) VPN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 78 (18.48%) IIS
2 50 (11.85%) MS Exchange
3 34 (8.06%) SharePoint
4 18 (4.27%) Tomcat
5 17 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (1.90%) Lync
8 6 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (1.18%) Apache
9 5 (1.18%) Site Server
10 4 (0.95%) NetWeaver
10 4 (0.95%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.47%) Confluence
12 1 (0.24%) Drupal
Applications
1 102 (24.17%) MS Excel
2 71 (16.82%) MS Office
3 8 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.71%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.71%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (3.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.47%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.24%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.50%) SaaS
2 11 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.37%) Office 365
4 4 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.47%) IaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 87 (20.62%) Firewall
2 68 (16.11%) TCP/IP
3 66 (15.64%) DNS
4 59 (13.98%) DHCP
5 47 (11.14%) VPN
6 39 (9.24%) LAN
7 33 (7.82%) WAN
8 29 (6.87%) SAN
9 20 (4.74%) Wireless
9 20 (4.74%) VLAN
10 17 (4.03%) HTTP
10 17 (4.03%) VoIP
10 17 (4.03%) Internet
11 16 (3.79%) NAS
11 16 (3.79%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (3.32%) Network Security
13 13 (3.08%) WLAN
13 13 (3.08%) MPLS
14 10 (2.37%) SSL
14 10 (2.37%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (29.15%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (4.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (4.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (1.90%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.66%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.71%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.47%) MySQL
10 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.24%) OLAP
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.24%) OLTP
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (2.37%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.95%) Subversion
4 2 (0.47%) MSI
4 2 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.47%) Metasploit
4 2 (0.47%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.47%) JIRA
5 1 (0.24%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.24%) Moq
5 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.24%) NetBeans
General
1 43 (10.19%) Finance
2 22 (5.21%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.08%) Back Office
4 11 (2.61%) Banking
5 7 (1.66%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.66%) Advertising
6 5 (1.18%) German Language
7 4 (0.95%) Games
7 4 (0.95%) Retail
7 4 (0.95%) Marketing
8 3 (0.71%) Electronics
9 2 (0.47%) Billing
10 1 (0.24%) French Language
10 1 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 89 (21.09%) Analyst
1 89 (21.09%) Support Engineer
2 44 (10.43%) Support Analyst
2 44 (10.43%) Consultant
3 39 (9.24%) Developer
4 37 (8.77%) Administrator
5 30 (7.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 28 (6.64%) IT Support
7 27 (6.40%) Applications Support
8 26 (6.16%) Service Analyst
8 26 (6.16%) Service Desk Analyst
9 25 (5.92%) Technical Consultant
10 21 (4.98%) 3rd Line Support
11 18 (4.27%) Software Developer
11 18 (4.27%) Systems Engineer
11 18 (4.27%) DBA
12 17 (4.03%) ITSM Consultant
13 16 (3.79%) Network Engineer
13 16 (3.79%) Applications Support Engineer
14 15 (3.55%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (20.38%) .NET
2 53 (12.56%) Web Services
3 43 (10.19%) ASP.NET
4 24 (5.69%) HTML
5 22 (5.21%) XML
6 14 (3.32%) .NET Framework
7 12 (2.84%) CSS
7 12 (2.84%) WCF
8 11 (2.61%) jQuery
9 10 (2.37%) WPF
10 8 (1.90%) J2EE
11 7 (1.66%) Silverlight
12 6 (1.42%) SOAP
13 5 (1.18%) HTML5
14 4 (0.95%) SAP Smart Forms
14 4 (0.95%) JSP
14 4 (0.95%) LINQ
14 4 (0.95%) RabbitMQ
14 4 (0.95%) SAP Basis
14 4 (0.95%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 53 (12.56%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.74%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (4.50%) Computer Science
4 16 (3.79%) Client/Server
5 13 (3.08%) Clustering
6 12 (2.84%) Video Conferencing
7 9 (2.13%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.18%) BYOD
8 5 (1.18%) Replication
8 5 (1.18%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.95%) IVR
9 4 (0.95%) GIS
9 4 (0.95%) iPad
9 4 (0.95%) iPhone
10 3 (0.71%) Statistics
10 3 (0.71%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.71%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.71%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.71%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.47%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 130 (30.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 101 (23.93%) Windows Server 2003
3 89 (21.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 59 (13.98%) Linux
5 51 (12.09%) Windows 7
6 34 (8.06%) Windows 8
7 27 (6.40%) Windows XP
8 26 (6.16%) UNIX
9 13 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (2.84%) CentOS
11 8 (1.90%) Windows 2000
12 6 (1.42%) Debian
12 6 (1.42%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (1.18%) Windows Vista
13 5 (1.18%) Solaris
14 4 (0.95%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.47%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.24%) Android
16 1 (0.24%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (31.28%) ITIL
2 61 (14.45%) Service Management
3 34 (8.06%) ITSM
4 27 (6.40%) Change Management
5 25 (5.92%) CRM
5 25 (5.92%) ITIL V3
6 23 (5.45%) Service Delivery
6 23 (5.45%) ITIL V2
7 22 (5.21%) Mentoring
7 22 (5.21%) Process Management
7 22 (5.21%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (5.21%) Incident Management
7 22 (5.21%) Time Management
8 20 (4.74%) PRINCE2
9 19 (4.50%) Project Management
10 18 (4.27%) Performance Improvement
11 17 (4.03%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (3.55%) Workflow
12 15 (3.55%) Web Design
13 14 (3.32%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 106 (25.12%) SQL
2 60 (14.22%) C#
3 33 (7.82%) Java
4 26 (6.16%) PowerShell
5 18 (4.27%) C++
5 18 (4.27%) JavaScript
6 10 (2.37%) C
7 6 (1.42%) VB
7 6 (1.42%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.71%) XPath
8 3 (0.71%) Python
9 2 (0.47%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.47%) XAML
9 2 (0.47%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.47%) Perl
10 1 (0.24%) PHP
10 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.24%) VBScript
10 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 56 (13.27%) Security Cleared
2 52 (12.32%) Degree
3 47 (11.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (8.06%) SC Cleared
5 33 (7.82%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (7.58%) MCSE
7 25 (5.92%) CCNA
8 19 (4.50%) MCSA
9 15 (3.55%) CCNP
10 11 (2.61%) DV Cleared
10 11 (2.61%) CISSP
11 9 (2.13%) MCP
12 6 (1.42%) MCITP
12 6 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (0.95%) SSCP
13 4 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.95%) MCTS
13 4 (0.95%) CHFI
14 3 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 2 (0.47%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.82%) SLA
2 12 (2.84%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 174 (41.23%) Active Directory
2 49 (11.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (7.11%) Hyper-V
4 18 (4.27%) VMware ESXi
4 18 (4.27%) vCloud
5 15 (3.55%) vSphere
6 5 (1.18%) XenApp
6 5 (1.18%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.95%) NFS
8 3 (0.71%) BitLocker
8 3 (0.71%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.47%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.24%) Xen
10 1 (0.24%) XenServer
10 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 47 (11.14%) SCCM
2 26 (6.16%) SCOM
3 18 (4.27%) WSUS
4 13 (3.08%) HP Data Protector
4 13 (3.08%) NetBackup
4 13 (3.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 12 (2.84%) HP SIM
6 10 (2.37%) Tivoli
6 10 (2.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 10 (2.37%) SCVMM
7 9 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
7 9 (2.13%) Nagios
8 7 (1.66%) Puppet
9 5 (1.18%) OpenView
9 5 (1.18%) MOM
9 5 (1.18%) Netcool
10 4 (0.95%) Hyperic
11 2 (0.47%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.47%) OPNET
11 2 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 197 (46.68%) Microsoft
2 99 (23.46%) VMware
3 72 (17.06%) Cisco
4 41 (9.72%) Oracle
5 25 (5.92%) HP
6 21 (4.98%) Symantec
7 18 (4.27%) Juniper
8 17 (4.03%) Red Hat
9 16 (3.79%) McAfee
10 14 (3.32%) Dell
11 12 (2.84%) IBM
11 12 (2.84%) Citrix
12 11 (2.61%) SAP
13 10 (2.37%) Remedy
13 10 (2.37%) Apple
13 10 (2.37%) Riverbed
14 9 (2.13%) Business Objects
14 9 (2.13%) Siemens
15 7 (1.66%) F5
15 7 (1.66%) CA
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus,car allowance & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + on call + certifications
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Fawcetts IT
Salary: From £15,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Arval
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £33000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Gold Group
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Warminster, Wiltshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 6 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Westgate IT Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago