Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 9 4
Rank change year-on-year -2 -5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1,118 1,108 1,535
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.58% 18.81% 22.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.53% 66.23% 62.05%
Number of salaries quoted 905 1,028 1,444
Hampshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.41% -5.13%
10th Percentile £20,850 £21,250 £21,825
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,975 £55,000
South East median annual salary £39,584 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -6.25% -

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 1,788 1,673 2,474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 26.51% 28.40% 37.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,478 1,475 2,273
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +1.30% -3.75%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +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 23 May 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 23 May 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 +1 365 £35,000 - 19
Basingstoke -5 222 £40,000 - 20
Portsmouth +4 94 £34,643 +15.48% 17
Farnborough -11 84 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Fareham -3 83 £31,500 +8.62% 7
Eastleigh +1 38 £33,500 -16.25% 11
Winchester -7 34 £40,000 +32.23% 12
Romsey +10 32 £37,000 +64.44% 4
Andover -9 19 £37,500 +7.14%
Fleet -29 17 £40,000 +2.56% 2
Waterlooville 0 15 £30,500 +1.67% 1
Havant -7 15 £25,750 -39.41% 3
Ringwood 0 8 £40,000 +6.67% 3
Aldershot -10 5 £20,500 -53.41% 1
Wallington - 5 £19,000 -
Petersfield -4 4 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Hook -13 3 £23,000 -29.23%
Alton 0 1 £28,000 -41.05%
Bordon 0 1 £40,000 +19.40%
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 494 (44.19%) Microsoft
2 400 (35.78%) Active Directory
3 381 (34.08%) Windows Server
4 352 (31.48%) Linux
5 322 (28.80%) SQL
6 297 (26.57%) VMware
7 229 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
8 220 (19.68%) VMware Infrastructure
9 202 (18.07%) Office 365
10 201 (17.98%) Windows Server 2012
11 192 (17.17%) ITIL
12 191 (17.08%) SQL Server
13 182 (16.28%) C#
14 167 (14.94%) Windows 7
15 163 (14.58%) Security Cleared
16 162 (14.49%) Firewall
17 159 (14.22%) Microsoft Office
18 150 (13.42%) Windows 10
18 150 (13.42%) Problem-Solving
19 148 (13.24%) Microsoft Azure
20 140 (12.52%) Software Engineering
21 133 (11.90%) Degree
22 132 (11.81%) Windows Server 2008
23 125 (11.18%) Unix
24 124 (11.09%) Hyper-V
25 122 (10.91%) .NET
26 121 (10.82%) Python
27 120 (10.73%) DNS
28 119 (10.64%) Citrix
29 117 (10.47%) JavaScript

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
1 113 (10.11%) MS Exchange
2 63 (5.64%) Apache
3 62 (5.55%) SharePoint
4 61 (5.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 56 (5.01%) IIS
6 52 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
7 50 (4.47%) Elasticsearch
8 34 (3.04%) JBoss
9 33 (2.95%) Tomcat
10 15 (1.34%) Apache Spark
11 14 (1.25%) Confluence
11 14 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
11 14 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
11 14 (1.25%) Skype for Business
12 12 (1.07%) CMS
13 8 (0.72%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.45%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.45%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
16 3 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 159 (14.22%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (3.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (1.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.089%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (0.45%) Maximo
1 5 (0.45%) Workfront
2 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.089%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.089%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.089%) Line 50
3 1 (0.089%) Line 500
3 1 (0.089%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.089%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 202 (18.07%) Office 365
2 148 (13.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 90 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
4 53 (4.74%) SaaS
5 34 (3.04%) IaaS
6 24 (2.15%) PaaS
7 7 (0.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (0.45%) Yammer
10 4 (0.36%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.36%) OpenShift
10 4 (0.36%) Sage Pay
11 3 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.27%) GitHub
11 3 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.27%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.18%) Datadog
13 1 (0.089%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 162 (14.49%) Firewall
2 120 (10.73%) DNS
3 95 (8.50%) DHCP
4 84 (7.51%) Network Security
5 78 (6.98%) TCP/IP
6 60 (5.37%) WAN
7 57 (5.10%) SAN
8 55 (4.92%) LAN
9 53 (4.74%) VPN
10 36 (3.22%) Wireless
11 30 (2.68%) HTTP
12 28 (2.50%) VoIP
13 23 (2.06%) HTTPS
13 23 (2.06%) VLAN
14 21 (1.88%) Wi-Fi
15 19 (1.70%) Internet
15 19 (1.70%) NetScaler
16 16 (1.43%) IPsec
17 14 (1.25%) Skype
18 13 (1.16%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (17.08%) SQL Server
2 62 (5.55%) MySQL
3 30 (2.68%) Big Data
4 27 (2.42%) Relational Database
5 18 (1.61%) Hadoop
5 18 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (0.98%) Oracle Database
9 9 (0.81%) RDBMS
9 9 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.36%) DB2
11 4 (0.36%) GIS
11 4 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (0.36%) Power BI
12 3 (0.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 63 (5.64%) Git (software)
2 46 (4.11%) Visual Studio
3 42 (3.76%) Selenium
4 39 (3.49%) Subversion
5 36 (3.22%) JIRA
6 25 (2.24%) Jenkins
6 25 (2.24%) JUnit
6 25 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (1.88%) Eclipse
7 21 (1.88%) SoapUI
8 14 (1.25%) Cucumber
8 14 (1.25%) Maven
9 10 (0.89%) Bitbucket
9 10 (0.89%) WebDriver
10 8 (0.72%) Fiddler
10 8 (0.72%) LINQPad
11 4 (0.36%) Android Studio
11 4 (0.36%) IntelliJ
11 4 (0.36%) Jasmine
11 4 (0.36%) Mocha
General
1 57 (5.10%) Finance
2 53 (4.74%) Retail
3 22 (1.97%) Telecoms
4 13 (1.16%) Back Office
4 13 (1.16%) Banking
5 12 (1.07%) Automotive
5 12 (1.07%) Publishing
6 11 (0.98%) Legal
7 9 (0.81%) Games
8 7 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.45%) Advertising
9 5 (0.45%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.45%) Electronics
9 5 (0.45%) Marketing
9 5 (0.45%) Military
10 3 (0.27%) French Language
11 2 (0.18%) Law
11 2 (0.18%) Local Government
12 1 (0.089%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.089%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 176 (15.74%) Analyst
2 143 (12.79%) Developer
3 132 (11.81%) Support Engineer
4 94 (8.41%) IT Engineer
5 92 (8.23%) IT Support
6 84 (7.51%) Software Engineer
7 78 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 73 (6.53%) Support Analyst
9 69 (6.17%) Windows Engineer
10 59 (5.28%) Software Developer
11 54 (4.83%) Architect
12 45 (4.03%) IT Analyst
13 44 (3.94%) .NET Developer
14 42 (3.76%) IT Support Engineer
15 40 (3.58%) Consultant
16 38 (3.40%) .NET Software Developer
16 38 (3.40%) Linux Engineer
17 37 (3.31%) Desktop Support
18 35 (3.13%) Service Analyst
18 35 (3.13%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (10.91%) .NET
2 88 (7.87%) HTML
3 73 (6.53%) jQuery
4 71 (6.35%) Web Services
5 70 (6.26%) XML
6 68 (6.08%) CSS
7 60 (5.37%) AngularJS
8 39 (3.49%) ASP.NET
8 39 (3.49%) SOAP
9 26 (2.33%) .NET Framework
9 26 (2.33%) REST
9 26 (2.33%) WCF
10 23 (2.06%) WPF
11 22 (1.97%) JSON
12 21 (1.88%) J2EE
13 20 (1.79%) LAMP
14 19 (1.70%) Ajax
15 17 (1.52%) LDAP
16 16 (1.43%) JSP
16 16 (1.43%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 61 (5.46%) Computer Science
2 60 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (5.01%) Self-Motivation
4 46 (4.11%) Management Information System
5 44 (3.94%) Clustering
6 42 (3.76%) Data Centre
7 28 (2.50%) Fat Client
7 28 (2.50%) Thin Client
8 27 (2.42%) Replication
9 26 (2.33%) Mobile App
10 20 (1.79%) Public Cloud
10 20 (1.79%) User Experience
11 19 (1.70%) Device Driver
12 16 (1.43%) Driving Licence
13 13 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (1.07%) Algorithms
14 12 (1.07%) Linux Command Line
15 10 (0.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 8 (0.72%) Contactless
16 8 (0.72%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 381 (34.08%) Windows Server
2 352 (31.48%) Linux
3 201 (17.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 167 (14.94%) Windows 7
5 150 (13.42%) Windows 10
6 132 (11.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 125 (11.18%) Unix
8 62 (5.55%) Windows 8
9 41 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 35 (3.13%) Mac OS X
11 34 (3.04%) Android
12 30 (2.68%) Solaris
13 28 (2.50%) Apple iOS
14 27 (2.42%) Mac OS
15 20 (1.79%) Windows XP
16 14 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
17 13 (1.16%) AIX
18 12 (1.07%) CentOS
18 12 (1.07%) Embedded Linux
19 8 (0.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (17.17%) ITIL
3 150 (13.42%) Problem-Solving
4 140 (12.52%) Software Engineering
5 74 (6.62%) Test Automation
6 70 (6.26%) Customer Requirements
7 59 (5.28%) DevOps
8 53 (4.74%) Incident Management
8 53 (4.74%) Information Security
8 53 (4.74%) Scrum
9 51 (4.56%) TDD
10 47 (4.20%) High Availability
11 46 (4.11%) Project Management
12 41 (3.67%) Multithreading
12 41 (3.67%) MVC
13 40 (3.58%) OOP
13 40 (3.58%) Unit Testing
14 38 (3.40%) Service Delivery
14 38 (3.40%) Service Management
15 37 (3.31%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 322 (28.80%) SQL
2 182 (16.28%) C#
3 121 (10.82%) Python
4 117 (10.47%) JavaScript
5 115 (10.29%) Java
6 110 (9.84%) PowerShell
7 77 (6.89%) C++
8 67 (5.99%) C
9 60 (5.37%) Bash Shell
10 47 (4.20%) Perl
11 38 (3.40%) T-SQL
12 32 (2.86%) PHP
12 32 (2.86%) Ruby
13 21 (1.88%) VB
14 15 (1.34%) VBScript
15 13 (1.16%) TypeScript
16 12 (1.07%) Shell Script
17 11 (0.98%) Delphi
17 11 (0.98%) Objective-C
18 10 (0.89%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 163 (14.58%) Security Cleared
2 133 (11.90%) Degree
3 108 (9.66%) SC Cleared
4 79 (7.07%) DV Cleared
5 47 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 38 (3.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 24 (2.15%) MCP
8 23 (2.06%) MCSE
9 22 (1.97%) ISEB
10 21 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
10 21 (1.88%) CISSP
10 21 (1.88%) Computer Science Degree
10 21 (1.88%) MCSA
10 21 (1.88%) RHCSA
11 20 (1.79%) A+ Certification
12 19 (1.70%) RHCE
13 18 (1.61%) ISTQB
14 17 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
15 14 (1.25%) CISM
16 11 (0.98%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (8.59%) SLA
2 43 (3.85%) QA
3 29 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (2.59%) PCI DSS
4 16 (1.43%) GDPR
5 10 (0.89%) HIPAA
6 8 (0.72%) PSD2
7 5 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 4 (0.36%) PA-DSS
9 3 (0.27%) GPG13
10 2 (0.18%) GCP
11 1 (0.089%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.089%) PMO
11 1 (0.089%) RMADS
System Software
1 400 (35.78%) Active Directory
2 220 (19.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 124 (11.09%) Hyper-V
4 73 (6.53%) vSphere
5 41 (3.67%) Virtual Servers
6 26 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
7 25 (2.24%) XenApp
8 22 (1.97%) Docker
9 20 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 19 (1.70%) XenDesktop
11 15 (1.34%) VMware NSX
12 11 (0.98%) VirtualBox
13 9 (0.81%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 9 (0.81%) vCloud
13 9 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
14 2 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.18%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.18%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 81 (7.25%) SCCM
2 49 (4.38%) SCOM
3 43 (3.85%) Puppet
4 33 (2.95%) Opscode Chef
5 32 (2.86%) Terraform
6 19 (1.70%) Ansible
7 18 (1.61%) vCenter Server
8 17 (1.52%) vRealize
9 16 (1.43%) Failover Clustering
10 15 (1.34%) vMotion
11 13 (1.16%) Kubernetes
11 13 (1.16%) Nessus
11 13 (1.16%) WSUS
12 12 (1.07%) Tivoli
13 11 (0.98%) Kibana
13 11 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 8 (0.72%) EMC VPLEX
14 8 (0.72%) FortiGate
14 8 (0.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 7 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 494 (44.19%) Microsoft
2 297 (26.57%) VMware
3 119 (10.64%) Citrix
4 94 (8.41%) Cisco
5 78 (6.98%) Oracle
6 27 (2.42%) Red Hat
7 25 (2.24%) Apple
8 24 (2.15%) NetApp
9 22 (1.97%) HP
10 19 (1.70%) CommVault
10 19 (1.70%) EMC
11 16 (1.43%) Juniper
11 16 (1.43%) Zend
12 15 (1.34%) Veeam
13 13 (1.16%) Isilon
14 12 (1.07%) Avaya
14 12 (1.07%) Ivanti
14 12 (1.07%) PayPal
14 12 (1.07%) Shavlik
15 11 (0.98%) Fujitsu