The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Wiltshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 13 3
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 208 125 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 20.25% 13.35% 18.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.22% 53.19% 55.04%
Number of salaries quoted 182 121 175
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £49,250 £48,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
288 235 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 28.04% 25.11% 33.67%
Number of salaries quoted 245 217 304
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
South West

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 +10 104 £32,500 -4.41% 22
Chippenham -6 23 £27,500 -8.33% 6
Corsham 0 20 £22,500 +7.14%
Trowbridge +6 6 £23,500 -60.83% 1
Salisbury +4 5 £27,000 -10.00% 2
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 151 (41.83%) Microsoft
2 130 (36.01%) Active Directory
3 110 (30.47%) ITIL
4 105 (29.09%) VMware
5 103 (28.53%) SQL Server
6 100 (27.70%) MS Excel
7 96 (26.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 90 (24.93%) SQL
9 88 (24.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 80 (22.16%) Cisco
11 73 (20.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 71 (19.67%) Firewall
13 69 (19.11%) MS Office
14 64 (17.73%) Degree
15 61 (16.90%) Windows XP
16 57 (15.79%) Citrix
17 56 (15.51%) Windows 7
18 55 (15.24%) IIS
19 51 (14.13%) MS Exchange
20 50 (13.85%) Security Cleared
21 48 (13.30%) Java
22 46 (12.74%) SLA
23 45 (12.47%) TCP/IP
23 45 (12.47%) .NET
23 45 (12.47%) Service Management
24 44 (12.19%) UNIX
25 43 (11.91%) HP
25 43 (11.91%) Finance
26 41 (11.36%) Relational Database
27 38 (10.53%) SAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 55 (15.24%) IIS
2 51 (14.13%) MS Exchange
3 22 (6.09%) BizTalk Server
4 21 (5.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 15 (4.16%) IBM Notes
5 15 (4.16%) SharePoint
6 10 (2.77%) Commerce Server
6 10 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (2.22%) Lync
7 8 (2.22%) OpenROAD
8 7 (1.94%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (1.39%) WebSphere
11 4 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.55%) Apache
12 2 (0.55%) CMS
13 1 (0.28%) Node.js
Applications
1 100 (27.70%) MS Excel
2 69 (19.11%) MS Office
3 15 (4.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.55%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (2.77%) Fredhopper
2 4 (1.11%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.83%) Maximo
4 2 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.55%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.66%) SaaS
2 6 (1.66%) Office 365
3 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (19.67%) Firewall
2 45 (12.47%) TCP/IP
3 38 (10.53%) SAN
4 37 (10.25%) Internet
5 33 (9.14%) VPN
5 33 (9.14%) DNS
6 29 (8.03%) DHCP
7 26 (7.20%) WAN
8 24 (6.65%) LAN
9 16 (4.43%) Wireless
9 16 (4.43%) Network Security
9 16 (4.43%) NAS
10 14 (3.88%) Wireshark
11 13 (3.60%) VoIP
11 13 (3.60%) Ethernet
12 11 (3.05%) VLAN
13 10 (2.77%) SNMP
14 8 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
14 8 (2.22%) Multicast
15 7 (1.94%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (28.53%) SQL Server
2 41 (11.36%) Relational Database
3 28 (7.76%) RDBMS
4 18 (4.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (4.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (4.71%) Ingres
6 14 (3.88%) MySQL
7 13 (3.60%) Oracle Database
8 12 (3.32%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.11%) DB2
10 4 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.83%) MS Access
12 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.28%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.28%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.94%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.11%) SoapUI
4 3 (0.83%) TestNG
4 3 (0.83%) LabVIEW
4 3 (0.83%) Selenium
5 2 (0.55%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.55%) Moq
6 1 (0.28%) Metasploit
General
1 43 (11.91%) Finance
2 25 (6.93%) Telecoms
3 18 (4.99%) Local Government
4 13 (3.60%) Retail
5 10 (2.77%) Banking
6 9 (2.49%) Back Office
7 7 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.11%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.83%) Military
10 2 (0.55%) Advertising
11 1 (0.28%) Legal
11 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (19.67%) Analyst
2 59 (16.34%) Support Engineer
3 33 (9.14%) Consultant
4 29 (8.03%) Support Analyst
4 29 (8.03%) Service Analyst
5 25 (6.93%) Service Desk Analyst
5 25 (6.93%) Developer
6 24 (6.65%) Applications Support
7 22 (6.09%) 2nd Line Support
8 19 (5.26%) Architect
9 18 (4.99%) Help Desk Support
10 17 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 17 (4.71%) IT Support
11 16 (4.43%) Desktop Engineer
12 15 (4.16%) Technical Architect
13 14 (3.88%) Server Support
13 14 (3.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 13 (3.60%) Support Technician
14 13 (3.60%) Technical Support
14 13 (3.60%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (12.47%) .NET
2 34 (9.42%) HTML
3 29 (8.03%) XML
4 24 (6.65%) ASP.NET
5 18 (4.99%) Web Services
6 13 (3.60%) WPF
7 10 (2.77%) WinForms
8 9 (2.49%) HTML5
8 9 (2.49%) XSD
9 8 (2.22%) REST
10 7 (1.94%) jQuery
10 7 (1.94%) Application Packaging
11 6 (1.66%) WCF
11 6 (1.66%) Spring
11 6 (1.66%) OSGi
11 6 (1.66%) XSLT
11 6 (1.66%) SOAP
11 6 (1.66%) Hibernate
12 5 (1.39%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (1.39%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.59%) Computer Science
2 21 (5.82%) Blackberry
3 15 (4.16%) N-Tier
4 12 (3.32%) iPhone
5 11 (3.05%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.05%) PDA
6 10 (2.77%) Mathematics
6 10 (2.77%) iPad
7 7 (1.94%) Replication
7 7 (1.94%) Clustering
8 6 (1.66%) Statistics
9 3 (0.83%) CMDB
9 3 (0.83%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.83%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.83%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.83%) EqualLogic
10 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.55%) NHS
10 2 (0.55%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 96 (26.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 88 (24.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 61 (16.90%) Windows XP
4 56 (15.51%) Windows 7
5 44 (12.19%) UNIX
6 36 (9.97%) Linux
7 32 (8.86%) Windows 8
8 30 (8.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (6.09%) Windows Vista
10 20 (5.54%) Solaris
11 15 (4.16%) Apple iOS
12 11 (3.05%) Mac OS
13 10 (2.77%) Android
14 8 (2.22%) CentOS
14 8 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (1.39%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.83%) SUSE
17 2 (0.55%) AIX
18 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (30.47%) ITIL
2 45 (12.47%) Service Management
3 29 (8.03%) Service Delivery
4 24 (6.65%) Performance Monitoring
5 22 (6.09%) Problem Management
6 19 (5.26%) Migration
7 17 (4.71%) Change Management
7 17 (4.71%) Time Management
7 17 (4.71%) Change Control
8 16 (4.43%) Capacity Planning
8 16 (4.43%) Asset Management
8 16 (4.43%) Scrum
9 14 (3.88%) Information Security
9 14 (3.88%) Risk Management
9 14 (3.88%) UML
10 13 (3.60%) CAD
10 13 (3.60%) Project Management
10 13 (3.60%) Network Management
11 12 (3.32%) Performance Management
11 12 (3.32%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 90 (24.93%) SQL
2 48 (13.30%) Java
3 35 (9.70%) PowerShell
4 27 (7.48%) C#
5 18 (4.99%) VB
6 13 (3.60%) C
6 13 (3.60%) Python
7 11 (3.05%) VB.NET
7 11 (3.05%) JavaScript
7 11 (3.05%) Perl
8 10 (2.77%) C++
9 5 (1.39%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.39%) XAML
10 4 (1.11%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.83%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 64 (17.73%) Degree
2 50 (13.85%) Security Cleared
3 35 (9.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (8.03%) SC Cleared
5 18 (4.99%) MCSE
6 11 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (2.49%) HND
8 8 (2.22%) CCNP
8 8 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (1.66%) MCITP
9 6 (1.66%) CCNA
9 6 (1.66%) PhD
10 4 (1.11%) ISEB
10 4 (1.11%) OCP
10 4 (1.11%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (1.11%) MCSA
10 4 (1.11%) MCSD
10 4 (1.11%) CITP
11 3 (0.83%) MCP
12 1 (0.28%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (12.74%) SLA
2 9 (2.49%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.11%) QA
4 2 (0.55%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.55%) COBIT
System Software
1 130 (36.01%) Active Directory
2 73 (20.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (9.70%) Terminal Services
4 14 (3.88%) vSphere
5 13 (3.60%) XenApp
5 13 (3.60%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (2.22%) Hyper-V
6 8 (2.22%) VMware ESX
6 8 (2.22%) MetaFrame
6 8 (2.22%) Snort
7 6 (1.66%) Xen
7 6 (1.66%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.39%) Terminal Server
8 5 (1.39%) vCloud
8 5 (1.39%) UAG
9 4 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (1.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.55%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.55%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 23 (6.37%) SCCM
2 22 (6.09%) Nagios
3 20 (5.54%) OpenView
4 16 (4.43%) OPNET
5 13 (3.60%) Backup Exec
6 11 (3.05%) Tivoli
6 11 (3.05%) SolarWinds Orion
6 11 (3.05%) CA Spectrum
7 9 (2.49%) SAP Afaria
8 8 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (1.94%) WSUS
9 7 (1.94%) SCOM
10 5 (1.39%) CiscoWorks
10 5 (1.39%) Netcool
10 5 (1.39%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 4 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (1.11%) Data Guard
12 3 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
12 3 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (0.83%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 151 (41.83%) Microsoft
2 105 (29.09%) VMware
3 80 (22.16%) Cisco
4 57 (15.79%) Citrix
5 43 (11.91%) HP
6 37 (10.25%) Oracle
7 26 (7.20%) Dell
7 26 (7.20%) Apple
8 24 (6.65%) SolarWinds
9 22 (6.09%) F5
9 22 (6.09%) Juniper
10 18 (4.99%) IBM
11 16 (4.43%) Lotus
12 15 (4.16%) NetApp
13 14 (3.88%) CA
14 13 (3.60%) SAP
14 13 (3.60%) Riverbed
15 12 (3.32%) Avaya
16 11 (3.05%) Compuware
16 11 (3.05%) Remedy
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £4500 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Swindon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £28750 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Prolinx
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire Wilts Oxon Newbury Swindon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £22,500+ bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Prolinx
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Salary: £33000 - £37500 per annum + shift allowance, bonus, pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Salary: £33000 - £37500 per annum + shift allowance, bonus, pension
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £32k - £42k + £8k Shift Allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 15 days ago