Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 9 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1,404 1,105 1,461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 19.46% 17.81% 21.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.58% 59.54% 61.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,235 980 1,401
Hampshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £20,750 £21,250 £22,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £56,250
South East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,174 1,856 2,394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 30.14% 29.91% 35.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,924 1,583 2,184
Hampshire median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £39,058
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +2.41% -2.36%
10th Percentile £21,375 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £56,250
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Hampshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Windows in Hampshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Hampshire

Windows
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +2 464 £35,000 - 38
Basingstoke 0 248 £40,000 - 29
Fareham +16 171 £31,500 +5.00% 10
Portsmouth +3 118 £28,000 -20.00% 17
Farnborough -10 91 £45,000 +28.57% 17
Winchester -7 59 £38,750 +29.17% 10
Eastleigh +16 46 £28,000 +27.27% 9
Waterlooville -1 27 £30,500 +56.41% 1
Havant -3 21 £40,000 +5.26% 1
Andover -9 20 £42,500 +21.43% 2
Fleet -17 12 £21,000 -32.26% 3
Petersfield +17 9 £36,250 +31.82%
Alton +6 8 £30,000 -33.33%
Romsey -4 7 - -
Wallington - 7 £18,500 -
Aldershot -4 6 £20,500 -48.75% 2
Ringwood -6 6 £24,500 -19.67%
Southsea - 2 £18,000 - 2
Tadley -2 1 £35,000 +4.48%
Liss -2 1 £22,000 -
Hook -13 1 £50,000 +53.85% 6
Gosport - 1 £20,500 - 3
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 633 (45.09%) Microsoft
2 545 (38.82%) Active Directory
3 538 (38.32%) Windows Server
4 439 (31.27%) VMware
5 430 (30.63%) Linux
6 383 (27.28%) SQL
7 324 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 272 (19.37%) ITIL
9 271 (19.30%) Office 365
10 261 (18.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 253 (18.02%) C#
12 246 (17.52%) Agile Software Development
13 243 (17.31%) SQL Server
14 236 (16.81%) Windows Server 2008
15 230 (16.38%) Windows 7
16 208 (14.81%) MS Exchange
17 207 (14.74%) Citrix
17 207 (14.74%) Microsoft Azure
18 203 (14.46%) Hyper-V
19 200 (14.25%) Windows 10
20 194 (13.82%) Microsoft Office
21 188 (13.39%) Firewall
22 169 (12.04%) JavaScript
23 159 (11.32%) Security Cleared
24 152 (10.83%) DNS
25 147 (10.47%) Software Engineering
26 141 (10.04%) HTML
27 136 (9.69%) WAN
28 129 (9.19%) .NET
29 128 (9.12%) PowerShell

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 208 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 93 (6.62%) Apache
2 93 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 91 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 82 (5.84%) SharePoint
5 80 (5.70%) Elasticsearch
6 66 (4.70%) IIS
7 45 (3.21%) Tomcat
8 27 (1.92%) Skype for Business
9 26 (1.85%) Apache Spark
10 23 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
10 23 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
11 22 (1.57%) JBoss
12 15 (1.07%) CMS
13 10 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
14 8 (0.57%) OpenStack
15 4 (0.28%) Confluence
15 4 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
15 4 (0.28%) Zimbra
16 3 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 194 (13.82%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.21%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.071%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (0.43%) NetSuite
2 4 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.14%) Maximo
4 1 (0.071%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.071%) Line 50
4 1 (0.071%) Line 500
4 1 (0.071%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.071%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.071%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 271 (19.30%) Office 365
2 207 (14.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 114 (8.12%) Amazon AWS
4 74 (5.27%) SaaS
5 28 (1.99%) IaaS
6 18 (1.28%) PaaS
7 7 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (0.43%) Yammer
9 5 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.21%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.21%) Sage Pay
12 2 (0.14%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.071%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.071%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.071%) Datadog
13 1 (0.071%) G Suite
13 1 (0.071%) GitHub
13 1 (0.071%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 188 (13.39%) Firewall
2 152 (10.83%) DNS
3 136 (9.69%) WAN
4 116 (8.26%) DHCP
4 116 (8.26%) LAN
5 100 (7.12%) TCP/IP
6 63 (4.49%) SAN
7 58 (4.13%) Network Security
8 54 (3.85%) VPN
9 53 (3.77%) VoIP
10 39 (2.78%) Wireless
11 37 (2.64%) HTTP
12 33 (2.35%) IPsec
13 29 (2.07%) HTTPS
14 27 (1.92%) VLAN
15 24 (1.71%) SSL
15 24 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
16 23 (1.64%) NetScaler
17 22 (1.57%) Skype
18 20 (1.42%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 89 (6.34%) MySQL
3 45 (3.21%) Big Data
4 34 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
5 32 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (2.14%) Relational Database
7 28 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (1.57%) Hadoop
10 21 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (1.07%) Oracle Database
12 14 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
14 8 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
15 6 (0.43%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
16 5 (0.36%) Data Mining
16 5 (0.36%) DB2
16 5 (0.36%) MongoDB
16 5 (0.36%) SQLite
17 4 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 64 (4.56%) Git (software)
2 53 (3.77%) Selenium
2 53 (3.77%) Subversion
3 44 (3.13%) JIRA
3 44 (3.13%) Visual Studio
4 35 (2.49%) SoapUI
5 28 (1.99%) JUnit
6 24 (1.71%) LINQPad
7 22 (1.57%) Eclipse
8 20 (1.42%) Jenkins
9 17 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (0.85%) WebDriver
11 10 (0.71%) Fiddler
12 9 (0.64%) HP UFT
12 9 (0.64%) JMeter
13 8 (0.57%) Maven
14 5 (0.36%) MSTest
14 5 (0.36%) NUnit
14 5 (0.36%) SpecFlow
15 4 (0.28%) Jasmine
General
1 72 (5.13%) Retail
2 67 (4.77%) Finance
3 42 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 25 (1.78%) Back Office
5 10 (0.71%) Publishing
6 9 (0.64%) Aerospace
6 9 (0.64%) Banking
7 8 (0.57%) French Language
7 8 (0.57%) Games
8 6 (0.43%) Electronics
8 6 (0.43%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.36%) Legal
10 4 (0.28%) Advertising
10 4 (0.28%) Automotive
10 4 (0.28%) Marketing
10 4 (0.28%) Military
11 3 (0.21%) Law
12 1 (0.071%) International Banking
12 1 (0.071%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.071%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 225 (16.03%) Developer
2 220 (15.67%) Support Engineer
3 184 (13.11%) Analyst
4 136 (9.69%) IT Support
5 125 (8.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 120 (8.55%) IT Engineer
7 91 (6.48%) Software Engineer
8 83 (5.91%) Support Analyst
9 79 (5.63%) Windows Engineer
10 69 (4.91%) Software Developer
11 65 (4.63%) Consultant
12 60 (4.27%) 2nd Line Support
12 60 (4.27%) IT Support Engineer
13 56 (3.99%) 3rd Line Support
13 56 (3.99%) C# Software Engineer
14 49 (3.49%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 47 (3.35%) .NET Developer
15 47 (3.35%) 1st Line Support
15 47 (3.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 45 (3.21%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (10.04%) HTML
2 129 (9.19%) .NET
3 113 (8.05%) CSS
4 109 (7.76%) jQuery
5 104 (7.41%) XML
6 85 (6.05%) Web Services
7 60 (4.27%) AngularJS
8 58 (4.13%) ASP.NET
9 46 (3.28%) Ajax
10 43 (3.06%) LAMP
11 41 (2.92%) SOAP
12 40 (2.85%) JSON
13 37 (2.64%) .NET Framework
14 28 (1.99%) Django
15 27 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 25 (1.78%) LINQ
17 24 (1.71%) WPF
18 22 (1.57%) Doctrine
19 21 (1.50%) REST
19 21 (1.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 77 (5.48%) Computer Science
2 74 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (4.42%) Clustering
4 53 (3.77%) Mobile App
5 52 (3.70%) Driving Licence
6 41 (2.92%) Data Centre
7 39 (2.78%) Fat Client
7 39 (2.78%) Thin Client
8 34 (2.42%) Management Information System
9 28 (1.99%) Replication
10 19 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
11 17 (1.21%) User Experience
12 14 (1.00%) Public Cloud
13 13 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
14 12 (0.85%) Algorithms
14 12 (0.85%) Device Driver
15 10 (0.71%) Client/Server
16 9 (0.64%) PKI
17 7 (0.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 538 (38.32%) Windows Server
2 430 (30.63%) Linux
3 261 (18.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 236 (16.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 230 (16.38%) Windows 7
6 200 (14.25%) Windows 10
7 114 (8.12%) Windows 8
8 94 (6.70%) Unix
9 50 (3.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 30 (2.14%) CentOS
11 24 (1.71%) Mac OS
11 24 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (1.57%) Apple iOS
13 21 (1.50%) Windows XP
14 19 (1.35%) Android
15 18 (1.28%) Mac OS X
16 12 (0.85%) Solaris
16 12 (0.85%) Ubuntu
17 11 (0.78%) AIX
18 10 (0.71%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (19.37%) ITIL
2 246 (17.52%) Agile Software Development
3 147 (10.47%) Software Engineering
4 84 (5.98%) Incident Management
5 80 (5.70%) OOP
6 58 (4.13%) MVC
7 56 (3.99%) Service Delivery
8 54 (3.85%) Customer Requirements
8 54 (3.85%) Unit Testing
9 53 (3.77%) Scrum
9 53 (3.77%) Test Automation
10 52 (3.70%) SDLC
11 51 (3.63%) High Availability
12 47 (3.35%) Multithreading
13 46 (3.28%) Information Security
13 46 (3.28%) Mentoring
14 45 (3.21%) Disaster Recovery
15 44 (3.13%) Problem Management
16 42 (2.99%) TDD
17 41 (2.92%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 383 (27.28%) SQL
2 253 (18.02%) C#
3 169 (12.04%) JavaScript
4 128 (9.12%) PowerShell
5 125 (8.90%) Python
6 91 (6.48%) Java
7 89 (6.34%) C++
8 71 (5.06%) T-SQL
9 65 (4.63%) Perl
10 64 (4.56%) Bash Shell
11 57 (4.06%) PHP
12 51 (3.63%) C
13 44 (3.13%) Ruby
14 24 (1.71%) VB.NET
15 20 (1.42%) VB
16 19 (1.35%) Delphi
16 19 (1.35%) Objective-C
17 8 (0.57%) Go
17 8 (0.57%) Shell Script
17 8 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 159 (11.32%) Security Cleared
2 123 (8.76%) Degree
3 117 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 97 (6.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 67 (4.77%) DV Cleared
6 51 (3.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 48 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
8 45 (3.21%) Computer Science Degree
8 45 (3.21%) MCSE
9 41 (2.92%) MCP
10 36 (2.56%) MCSA
11 29 (2.07%) CCA
11 29 (2.07%) CCNA
11 29 (2.07%) Citrix Certification
12 27 (1.92%) ISEB
12 27 (1.92%) RHCE
12 27 (1.92%) RHCSA
13 24 (1.71%) CISSP
14 20 (1.42%) MCITP
15 17 (1.21%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (9.05%) SLA
2 52 (3.70%) PCI DSS
3 39 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (1.92%) QA
5 20 (1.42%) HIPAA
6 10 (0.71%) GDPR
7 6 (0.43%) PSD2
8 5 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 3 (0.21%) GPG13
9 3 (0.21%) PA-DSS
9 3 (0.21%) RMADS
10 2 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 2 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.071%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.071%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 545 (38.82%) Active Directory
2 324 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 203 (14.46%) Hyper-V
4 85 (6.05%) vSphere
5 42 (2.99%) XenApp
6 36 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
6 36 (2.56%) XenDesktop
7 34 (2.42%) VirtualBox
8 23 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
9 19 (1.35%) vCloud
10 16 (1.14%) VMware NSX
11 13 (0.93%) Docker
11 13 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 8 (0.57%) KVM
12 8 (0.57%) XenServer
13 7 (0.50%) NFS
13 7 (0.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 6 (0.43%) oVirt
14 6 (0.43%) pfSense
14 6 (0.43%) Samba
Systems Management
1 84 (5.98%) SCCM
2 51 (3.63%) Puppet
2 51 (3.63%) SCOM
3 37 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (2.28%) Terraform
5 31 (2.21%) Kibana
6 26 (1.85%) WSUS
7 25 (1.78%) vCenter Server
8 18 (1.28%) vRealize
9 14 (1.00%) Failover Clustering
10 10 (0.71%) Nessus
11 9 (0.64%) Tivoli
11 9 (0.64%) vMotion
12 8 (0.57%) AirWatch
12 8 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 7 (0.50%) FortiGate
13 7 (0.50%) Packer
13 7 (0.50%) StatsD
14 6 (0.43%) Grafana
14 6 (0.43%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 633 (45.09%) Microsoft
2 439 (31.27%) VMware
3 207 (14.74%) Citrix
4 105 (7.48%) Cisco
5 63 (4.49%) Red Hat
6 62 (4.42%) Oracle
7 42 (2.99%) NetApp
8 39 (2.78%) Zend
9 25 (1.78%) Apple
9 25 (1.78%) Dell
10 24 (1.71%) Juniper
11 22 (1.57%) HP
12 18 (1.28%) Atlassian
13 17 (1.21%) SAP
14 16 (1.14%) Avaya
15 14 (1.00%) CommVault
15 14 (1.00%) EMC
16 13 (0.93%) Fujitsu
16 13 (0.93%) SolarWinds
17 11 (0.78%) Veeam