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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 65 58 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 35.71% 21.89% 17.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 95.59% 73.42% 54.95%
Number of salaries quoted 62 52 48
Average salary £35,000 £32,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,400 £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
68 79 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 37.36% 29.81% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 65 73 88
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £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 22 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Winchester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 45 (43.27%) C#
1 45 (43.27%) SQL
2 40 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (35.58%) .NET
3 37 (35.58%) Microsoft
4 36 (34.62%) ASP.NET
4 36 (34.62%) JavaScript
5 35 (33.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (33.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (31.73%) HTML
7 32 (30.77%) VMware
8 30 (28.85%) MS Excel
9 29 (27.88%) MVC
10 28 (26.92%) Software Engineering
10 28 (26.92%) Active Directory
11 26 (25.00%) XML
12 25 (24.04%) SQL Server
12 25 (24.04%) Test Automation
12 25 (24.04%) Selenium
13 24 (23.08%) Citrix
13 24 (23.08%) MS Exchange
14 22 (21.15%) Cisco
15 20 (19.23%) N-Tier
15 20 (19.23%) Client/Server
15 20 (19.23%) Test Management
15 20 (19.23%) HP Quality Center
16 19 (18.27%) Windows Server 2012
17 18 (17.31%) CSS
18 17 (16.35%) Windows 2000 Server
19 16 (15.38%) Manual Testing

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.88%) Lync
5 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.96%) Joomla!
Applications
1 30 (28.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) Office 365
2 2 (1.92%) Force.com
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.69%) Firewall
2 6 (5.77%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (3.85%) Internet
3 4 (3.85%) LAN
4 2 (1.92%) Intranet
4 2 (1.92%) VPN
5 1 (0.96%) 4G
5 1 (0.96%) Wireless
5 1 (0.96%) DNS
5 1 (0.96%) DHCP
5 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.96%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (24.04%) Selenium
2 13 (12.50%) JUnit
2 13 (12.50%) JMeter
2 13 (12.50%) WebDriver
2 13 (12.50%) TestNG
2 13 (12.50%) SoapUI
3 8 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.88%) Moq
6 2 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (9.62%) Finance
2 5 (4.81%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 37 (35.58%) Developer
2 25 (24.04%) C# Developer
3 16 (15.38%) Tester
4 15 (14.42%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 10 (9.62%) .NET Developer
6 9 (8.65%) Senior Developer
7 8 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) Test Team Leader
7 8 (7.69%) Software Tester
7 8 (7.69%) Team Leader
8 7 (6.73%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (4.81%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (3.85%) Analyst
10 4 (3.85%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.85%) Consultant
10 4 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Server Engineer
10 4 (3.85%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (35.58%) .NET
2 36 (34.62%) ASP.NET
3 33 (31.73%) HTML
4 26 (25.00%) XML
5 18 (17.31%) CSS
6 16 (15.38%) XSLT
7 15 (14.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (12.50%) Web Services
9 5 (4.81%) WPF
9 5 (4.81%) Silverlight
9 5 (4.81%) jQuery
9 5 (4.81%) WinForms
10 4 (3.85%) COM
11 3 (2.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (2.88%) NHibernate
11 3 (2.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.23%) N-Tier
1 20 (19.23%) Client/Server
2 3 (2.88%) Kindle
2 3 (2.88%) iSeries
3 2 (1.92%) Clustering
4 1 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.96%) BBC
4 1 (0.96%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 35 (33.65%) Windows Server 2003
1 35 (33.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (18.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (16.35%) Windows 2000 Server
4 11 (10.58%) Windows 8
5 10 (9.62%) Windows 7
6 7 (6.73%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.88%) UNIX
7 3 (2.88%) AIX
7 3 (2.88%) Solaris
7 3 (2.88%) Linux
8 2 (1.92%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.96%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.96%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (27.88%) MVC
3 28 (26.92%) Software Engineering
4 25 (24.04%) Test Automation
5 20 (19.23%) Test Management
6 16 (15.38%) Manual Testing
7 14 (13.46%) UML
8 13 (12.50%) Unit Testing
9 12 (11.54%) Content Management
9 12 (11.54%) Automated Testing
10 6 (5.77%) Software Testing
11 5 (4.81%) Multithreading
11 5 (4.81%) Test Scripting
11 5 (4.81%) OO
12 4 (3.85%) OOP
12 4 (3.85%) DSDM
12 4 (3.85%) ITIL
12 4 (3.85%) Scrum
12 4 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
13 3 (2.88%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 45 (43.27%) C#
1 45 (43.27%) SQL
2 36 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 10 (9.62%) Java
4 7 (6.73%) VB.NET
5 4 (3.85%) Python
5 4 (3.85%) C++
5 4 (3.85%) Perl
5 4 (3.85%) Ruby
6 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.92%) VB
6 2 (1.92%) VB6
6 2 (1.92%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.81%) Degree
3 2 (1.92%) MCP
3 2 (1.92%) MCAD
3 2 (1.92%) MCITP
4 1 (0.96%) MCDST
4 1 (0.96%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) QA
2 3 (2.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.65%) Hyper-V
3 8 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.92%) XenApp
4 2 (1.92%) XenServer
5 1 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.96%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 20 (19.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (35.58%) Microsoft
2 32 (30.77%) VMware
3 24 (23.08%) Citrix
4 22 (21.15%) Cisco
5 15 (14.42%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (13.46%) HP
7 5 (4.81%) Apple
8 3 (2.88%) IBM
8 3 (2.88%) Sun
8 3 (2.88%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.96%) BT
9 1 (0.96%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.96%) Juniper
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