The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 81 50 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 39.13% 21.93% 17.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 95.29% 69.44% 57.78%
Number of salaries quoted 78 47 51
Average salary £39,250 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Windows
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Winchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Winchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
85 72 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 41.06% 31.58% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 82 69 88
Average salary £37,750 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.85% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Windows
Salary Trend in Winchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Winchester region.

Windows Salary Trend in Winchester

Windows
Salary Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Winchester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Winchester 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 61 (48.80%) C#
2 60 (48.00%) SQL
3 59 (47.20%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (37.60%) .NET
5 46 (36.80%) ASP.NET
6 44 (35.20%) JavaScript
6 44 (35.20%) HTML
7 41 (32.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 40 (32.00%) Microsoft
8 40 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 39 (31.20%) MVC
10 35 (28.00%) Software Engineering
10 35 (28.00%) MS Excel
10 35 (28.00%) XML
11 34 (27.20%) VMware
12 32 (25.60%) SQL Server
13 29 (23.20%) Active Directory
14 26 (20.80%) N-Tier
14 26 (20.80%) Client/Server
14 26 (20.80%) Test Management
14 26 (20.80%) Selenium
14 26 (20.80%) Test Automation
14 26 (20.80%) HP Quality Center
15 25 (20.00%) CSS
16 24 (19.20%) MS Exchange
16 24 (19.20%) Citrix
17 23 (18.40%) Cisco
18 21 (16.80%) Salesforce.com
18 21 (16.80%) XSLT
18 21 (16.80%) ASP.NET MVC

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Winchester 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 24 (19.20%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (6.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.20%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.40%) Lync
6 2 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.80%) Joomla!
Applications
1 35 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.20%) Office 365
2 2 (1.60%) Force.com
2 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.20%) Firewall
2 6 (4.80%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (3.20%) LAN
3 4 (3.20%) Internet
4 2 (1.60%) VPN
4 2 (1.60%) Intranet
5 1 (0.80%) Wireless
5 1 (0.80%) 3G
5 1 (0.80%) DNS
5 1 (0.80%) DHCP
5 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.80%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.60%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (20.80%) Selenium
2 17 (13.60%) JUnit
2 17 (13.60%) JMeter
2 17 (13.60%) SoapUI
2 17 (13.60%) WebDriver
2 17 (13.60%) TestNG
3 9 (7.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (6.40%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (3.20%) Moq
6 3 (2.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (8.80%) Finance
2 4 (3.20%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 50 (40.00%) Developer
2 33 (26.40%) C# Developer
3 21 (16.80%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 15 (12.00%) Tester
5 12 (9.60%) Test Team Leader
5 12 (9.60%) .NET Developer
5 12 (9.60%) Team Leader
6 10 (8.00%) Software Tester
7 8 (6.40%) Support Engineer
7 8 (6.40%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.40%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (4.00%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.00%) Database Developer
8 5 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (3.20%) IT Support
9 4 (3.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (3.20%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (3.20%) Automated Tester
9 4 (3.20%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (3.20%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (37.60%) .NET
2 46 (36.80%) ASP.NET
3 44 (35.20%) HTML
4 35 (28.00%) XML
5 25 (20.00%) CSS
6 21 (16.80%) XSLT
6 21 (16.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (13.60%) Web Services
8 7 (5.60%) jQuery
9 4 (3.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (3.20%) NHibernate
9 4 (3.20%) WPF
9 4 (3.20%) Silverlight
9 4 (3.20%) .NET Framework
9 4 (3.20%) COM
9 4 (3.20%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.80%) N-Tier
1 26 (20.80%) Client/Server
2 5 (4.00%) Clustering
2 5 (4.00%) iSeries
3 3 (2.40%) Kindle
3 3 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.60%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.80%) BBC
5 1 (0.80%) iDTV
5 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 41 (32.80%) Windows Server 2008
2 40 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (16.80%) Windows 2000 Server
4 20 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (8.80%) Windows 8
5 11 (8.80%) Windows 7
6 7 (5.60%) Windows XP
7 6 (4.80%) UNIX
7 6 (4.80%) AIX
7 6 (4.80%) Solaris
7 6 (4.80%) Linux
8 5 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.60%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.80%) SUSE
10 1 (0.80%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.80%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.80%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (47.20%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (31.20%) MVC
3 35 (28.00%) Software Engineering
4 26 (20.80%) Test Management
4 26 (20.80%) Test Automation
5 18 (14.40%) UML
6 17 (13.60%) Manual Testing
6 17 (13.60%) Unit Testing
7 16 (12.80%) Automated Testing
8 14 (11.20%) Content Management
9 12 (9.60%) Mentoring
10 6 (4.80%) ITIL
11 5 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (4.00%) Test Scripting
11 5 (4.00%) Data Protection
11 5 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (3.20%) Kalman Filter
12 4 (3.20%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 4 (3.20%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 61 (48.80%) C#
2 60 (48.00%) SQL
3 44 (35.20%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.00%) Java
5 8 (6.40%) VB.NET
6 5 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.20%) C++
8 3 (2.40%) VB6
8 3 (2.40%) VB
9 2 (1.60%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.80%) Python
10 1 (0.80%) Perl
10 1 (0.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (6.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.00%) Degree
3 3 (2.40%) MCAD
4 2 (1.60%) MCITP
4 2 (1.60%) MCP
5 1 (0.80%) MCSA
5 1 (0.80%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.60%) QA
System Software
1 29 (23.20%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.20%) Hyper-V
3 8 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.60%) XenApp
4 2 (1.60%) XenServer
5 1 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.80%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 26 (20.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 34 (27.20%) VMware
3 24 (19.20%) Citrix
4 23 (18.40%) Cisco
5 21 (16.80%) Salesforce.com
6 18 (14.40%) HP
7 6 (4.80%) Sun
7 6 (4.80%) Red Hat
8 5 (4.00%) Apple
8 5 (4.00%) IBM
9 2 (1.60%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.60%) Juniper
10 1 (0.80%) BT
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