The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Winchester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 54 47 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 31.95% 18.29% 20.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 98.18% 74.60% 54.76%
Number of salaries quoted 53 42 44
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £40,000 £46,050
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Winchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
55 63 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 32.54% 24.51% 37.17%
Number of salaries quoted 54 58 80
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
Hampshire

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 25 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Winchester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 35 (38.89%) SQL
2 33 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (35.56%) Microsoft
4 31 (34.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (34.44%) VMware
5 29 (32.22%) C#
6 27 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 27 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (28.89%) MS Exchange
8 24 (26.67%) Cisco
8 24 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 24 (26.67%) .NET
9 23 (25.56%) ASP.NET
10 22 (24.44%) MS Excel
11 21 (23.33%) Citrix
11 21 (23.33%) HTML
11 21 (23.33%) Software Engineering
12 20 (22.22%) Selenium
12 20 (22.22%) Test Automation
12 20 (22.22%) SQL Server
13 19 (21.11%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (18.89%) XML
14 17 (18.89%) MVC
15 15 (16.67%) Client/Server
15 15 (16.67%) N-Tier
15 15 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
15 15 (16.67%) Test Management
16 13 (14.44%) Windows 2000 Server
17 12 (13.33%) Hyper-V
18 11 (12.22%) Manual Testing

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 26 (28.89%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.33%) Lync
5 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.11%) IIS
7 1 (1.11%) Joomla!
Applications
1 22 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) Office 365
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.11%) Firewall
2 6 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (4.44%) LAN
3 4 (4.44%) Internet
4 3 (3.33%) DNS
4 3 (3.33%) DHCP
4 3 (3.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.22%) VPN
5 2 (2.22%) SMTP
5 2 (2.22%) Intranet
6 1 (1.11%) 3G
6 1 (1.11%) Wireless
6 1 (1.11%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (22.22%) Selenium
2 8 (8.89%) TestNG
2 8 (8.89%) WebDriver
2 8 (8.89%) JUnit
2 8 (8.89%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (8.89%) JMeter
2 8 (8.89%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.22%) Moq
4 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (8.89%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 23 (25.56%) Developer
2 16 (17.78%) C# Developer
3 15 (16.67%) Tester
4 9 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 9 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) Software Tester
5 8 (8.89%) .NET Developer
6 7 (7.78%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 6 (6.67%) IT Support
7 6 (6.67%) Consultant
8 5 (5.56%) Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Test Team Leader
9 4 (4.44%) Network Manager
9 4 (4.44%) Technical Manager
9 4 (4.44%) Technical Tester
9 4 (4.44%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.67%) .NET
2 23 (25.56%) ASP.NET
3 21 (23.33%) HTML
4 17 (18.89%) XML
5 11 (12.22%) XSLT
6 9 (10.00%) CSS
7 8 (8.89%) Web Services
8 7 (7.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (5.56%) WPF
9 5 (5.56%) Silverlight
9 5 (5.56%) WinForms
10 2 (2.22%) NHibernate
10 2 (2.22%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (1.11%) jQuery
11 1 (1.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 15 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 3 (3.33%) Kindle
3 2 (2.22%) iSeries
4 1 (1.11%) iDTV
4 1 (1.11%) BBC
4 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 31 (34.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (21.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (14.44%) Windows 2000 Server
5 11 (12.22%) Windows 8
6 10 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 7 (7.78%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.33%) Linux
9 2 (2.22%) UNIX
9 2 (2.22%) AIX
9 2 (2.22%) Solaris
9 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.22%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.11%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (1.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.33%) Software Engineering
3 20 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 17 (18.89%) MVC
5 15 (16.67%) Test Management
6 11 (12.22%) Content Management
6 11 (12.22%) Manual Testing
7 10 (11.11%) UML
8 8 (8.89%) Unit Testing
9 7 (7.78%) Automated Testing
10 6 (6.67%) Software Testing
11 5 (5.56%) OO
11 5 (5.56%) Multithreading
12 4 (4.44%) OOP
12 4 (4.44%) ITIL
12 4 (4.44%) Test Scripting
13 3 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
14 2 (2.22%) Software Deployment
14 2 (2.22%) Event-Driven Architecture
14 2 (2.22%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 35 (38.89%) SQL
2 29 (32.22%) C#
3 24 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.89%) Java
5 6 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.44%) Python
6 4 (4.44%) Perl
6 4 (4.44%) C++
6 4 (4.44%) Ruby
7 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.11%) VB
8 1 (1.11%) VB6
8 1 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.44%) MCP
3 3 (3.33%) MCITP
4 2 (2.22%) Degree
4 2 (2.22%) MCSE
4 2 (2.22%) CCNA
4 2 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.11%) MCDST
5 1 (1.11%) MCSA
5 1 (1.11%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) QA
2 3 (3.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 8 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.22%) XenApp
5 1 (1.11%) XenServer
5 1 (1.11%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 31 (34.44%) VMware
3 24 (26.67%) Cisco
4 21 (23.33%) Citrix
5 11 (12.22%) HP
6 7 (7.78%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (5.56%) Apple
8 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.22%) IBM
8 2 (2.22%) Sun
9 1 (1.11%) Juniper
9 1 (1.11%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.11%) BT
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