Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 6 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1,110 1,348 1,330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.75% 21.67% 19.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.36% 64.84% 58.44%
Number of salaries quoted 863 1,219 1,165
Hampshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,375 £21,600
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £52,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%

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 1,809 2,079 2,276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 27.31% 33.42% 33.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,432 1,864 1,953
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £24,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £56,900
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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
Basingstoke -3 305 £37,500 -11.76% 40
Southampton -2 262 £31,000 -4.62% 28
Portsmouth 0 97 £38,000 +39.45% 19
Farnborough -6 89 £37,500 -3.85% 14
Fareham -12 76 £40,000 +33.33% 14
Winchester -9 53 £36,000 -4.00% 5
Eastleigh -6 31 £37,500 +33.93% 6
Romsey -1 20 £52,500 +138.64%
Fleet -16 15 £70,000 +64.71% 4
Ringwood -2 13 £20,000 -18.37%
Aldershot +3 11 £37,500 +14.50% 1
Havant -12 11 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Andover -1 10 £37,500 -14.29% 3
Petersfield +11 7 £44,000 +25.71% 1
Hook +6 6 £27,500 -45.00% 3
Waterlooville -3 5 £26,500 -13.11%
Gosport -3 4 £26,000 - 6
Liss +1 3 £44,000 +69.23%
Tadley - 3 £40,000 -
Alton -13 2 £44,000 +46.67% 2
Brockenhurst - 2 £20,000 -
Lyndhurst 0 1 £30,000 +22.45%
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 13 November 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.

1 408 (36.76%) Microsoft
2 344 (30.99%) Linux
3 336 (30.27%) Active Directory
4 331 (29.82%) Windows Server
5 284 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
6 256 (23.06%) SQL
7 251 (22.61%) VMware
8 213 (19.19%) C#
9 192 (17.30%) ITIL
10 182 (16.40%) Java
11 176 (15.86%) Windows Server 2012
12 169 (15.23%) Microsoft Azure
13 168 (15.14%) Windows 10
14 165 (14.86%) Security Cleared
14 165 (14.86%) SQL Server
15 162 (14.59%) .NET
15 162 (14.59%) VMware Infrastructure
15 162 (14.59%) Problem-Solving
16 154 (13.87%) Degree
17 149 (13.42%) Windows 7
18 148 (13.33%) Oracle
19 141 (12.70%) JavaScript
20 139 (12.52%) Firewall
21 134 (12.07%) Office 365
22 133 (11.98%) SC Cleared
23 119 (10.72%) Software Engineering
24 117 (10.54%) Amazon AWS
25 116 (10.45%) Microsoft Office
26 113 (10.18%) Unix
27 111 (10.00%) LAN

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 78 (7.03%) IIS
2 77 (6.94%) MS Exchange
3 36 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 33 (2.97%) SharePoint
5 30 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 28 (2.52%) JBoss
7 27 (2.43%) Apache
7 27 (2.43%) Confluence
8 24 (2.16%) WebLogic
9 14 (1.26%) CMS
10 11 (0.99%) Skype for Business
10 11 (0.99%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.72%) Oracle Application Server
12 6 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (0.54%) NetWeaver
12 6 (0.54%) nginx
12 6 (0.54%) OpenStack
12 6 (0.54%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.45%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 116 (10.45%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (1.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (1.26%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.18%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.090%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.090%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (0.54%) Maximo
2 4 (0.36%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
3 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.18%) Magento
3 2 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 169 (15.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 134 (12.07%) Office 365
3 117 (10.54%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (2.70%) SaaS
5 27 (2.43%) GitHub
5 27 (2.43%) IaaS
6 26 (2.34%) PaaS
7 23 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
9 8 (0.72%) G Suite
10 6 (0.54%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.45%) OpenShift
12 4 (0.36%) OneDrive
13 3 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.27%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.27%) AWS CloudTrail
13 3 (0.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 139 (12.52%) Firewall
2 111 (10.00%) LAN
3 103 (9.28%) WAN
4 82 (7.39%) DNS
5 70 (6.31%) TCP/IP
6 69 (6.22%) VPN
7 63 (5.68%) DHCP
8 62 (5.59%) Network Security
9 57 (5.14%) SAN
10 52 (4.68%) VLAN
11 46 (4.14%) Wi-Fi
12 44 (3.96%) Wireless
13 43 (3.87%) VoIP
14 38 (3.42%) Internet
15 36 (3.24%) WLAN
16 21 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
17 18 (1.62%) Wireshark
18 15 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
18 15 (1.35%) NetScaler
19 12 (1.08%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (14.86%) SQL Server
2 66 (5.95%) MySQL
3 52 (4.68%) Oracle Database
4 20 (1.80%) Neo4j
5 19 (1.71%) Big Data
5 19 (1.71%) MongoDB
6 18 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (1.44%) Relational Database
9 15 (1.35%) DB2
10 14 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (1.26%) SQL Server 2016
10 14 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (1.08%) Geospatial Data
13 11 (0.99%) NoSQL
14 10 (0.90%) IBM InfoSphere
15 8 (0.72%) OLAP
15 8 (0.72%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 91 (8.20%) Git (software)
2 71 (6.40%) JIRA
3 64 (5.77%) Jenkins
4 48 (4.32%) Selenium
5 35 (3.15%) Subversion
6 26 (2.34%) Visual Studio
7 22 (1.98%) TeamCity
8 18 (1.62%) Octopus Deploy
9 17 (1.53%) LabVIEW
9 17 (1.53%) Vagrant
10 16 (1.44%) Android Studio
10 16 (1.44%) Gerrit
10 16 (1.44%) GitLab
11 13 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (1.08%) Cucumber
13 11 (0.99%) Maven
14 10 (0.90%) SoapUI
14 10 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
15 9 (0.81%) HP UFT
16 6 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 76 (6.85%) Finance
2 31 (2.79%) Marketing
2 31 (2.79%) Retail
3 30 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 27 (2.43%) Electronics
5 25 (2.25%) Manufacturing
6 18 (1.62%) Legal
7 15 (1.35%) Back Office
8 10 (0.90%) Advertising
9 9 (0.81%) Banking
10 6 (0.54%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.36%) Automotive
11 4 (0.36%) Local Government
11 4 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.27%) French Language
12 3 (0.27%) Publishing
13 2 (0.18%) Front Office
13 2 (0.18%) Military
14 1 (0.090%) Law
Job Titles
1 182 (16.40%) Developer
2 173 (15.59%) Analyst
3 105 (9.46%) Support Analyst
4 92 (8.29%) Support Engineer
5 76 (6.85%) Software Engineer
6 68 (6.13%) IT Support
7 66 (5.95%) IT Engineer
8 64 (5.77%) Administrator
9 59 (5.32%) 2nd Line Support
10 54 (4.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 51 (4.59%) Software Developer
12 50 (4.50%) 1st Line Support
13 49 (4.41%) Architect
14 48 (4.32%) Senior Developer
15 45 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
16 42 (3.78%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
17 40 (3.60%) C# Developer
18 39 (3.51%) Desktop Support
18 39 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
19 37 (3.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (14.59%) .NET
2 75 (6.76%) ASP.NET
3 74 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 67 (6.04%) WPF
5 57 (5.14%) CSS
6 55 (4.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 50 (4.50%) HTML
8 44 (3.96%) Web Services
9 40 (3.60%) Node.js
10 35 (3.15%) React
11 31 (2.79%) jQuery
12 29 (2.61%) Vue.js
13 26 (2.34%) WCF
14 25 (2.25%) SOAP
15 23 (2.07%) ASP.NET Web API
16 22 (1.98%) Middleware
17 21 (1.89%) XML
18 20 (1.80%) HTML5
19 19 (1.71%) WinForms
20 18 (1.62%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 70 (6.31%) Management Information System
2 65 (5.86%) Self-Motivation
3 61 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (4.32%) Data Centre
5 46 (4.14%) Computer Science
6 36 (3.24%) Public Cloud
7 32 (2.88%) Clustering
8 25 (2.25%) Replication
9 23 (2.07%) Mobile App
10 17 (1.53%) EPoS
11 15 (1.35%) Algorithms
11 15 (1.35%) Driving Licence
11 15 (1.35%) Fintech
12 14 (1.26%) AS400
12 14 (1.26%) iSeries
13 13 (1.17%) Data Protection Act
13 13 (1.17%) HACMP
14 12 (1.08%) Client/Server
14 12 (1.08%) EMC VNX
14 12 (1.08%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 344 (30.99%) Linux
2 331 (29.82%) Windows Server
3 176 (15.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 168 (15.14%) Windows 10
5 149 (13.42%) Windows 7
6 113 (10.18%) Unix
7 110 (9.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 77 (6.94%) Windows 8
9 74 (6.67%) Apple iOS
10 66 (5.95%) Android
11 30 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 24 (2.16%) AIX
13 18 (1.62%) Mac OS X
14 14 (1.26%) Solaris
15 13 (1.17%) Ubuntu
15 13 (1.17%) Windows 2000
16 11 (0.99%) CentOS
17 10 (0.90%) Embedded Linux
17 10 (0.90%) Mac OS
17 10 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (17.30%) ITIL
3 162 (14.59%) Problem-Solving
4 119 (10.72%) Software Engineering
5 97 (8.74%) MVC
6 89 (8.02%) DevOps
7 81 (7.30%) Mentoring
8 78 (7.03%) Test Automation
9 76 (6.85%) Waterfall
10 72 (6.49%) Performance Monitoring
11 70 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
11 70 (6.31%) Project Management
12 68 (6.13%) Software Delivery
13 64 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 61 (5.50%) Process Improvement
14 61 (5.50%) Scrum
14 61 (5.50%) TDD
15 59 (5.32%) Service Management
16 58 (5.23%) Coaching
17 57 (5.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 256 (23.06%) SQL
2 213 (19.19%) C#
3 182 (16.40%) Java
4 141 (12.70%) JavaScript
5 100 (9.01%) C++
6 98 (8.83%) PowerShell
7 95 (8.56%) Python
8 74 (6.67%) C
9 43 (3.87%) Bash Shell
10 31 (2.79%) Ruby
11 30 (2.70%) T-SQL
12 23 (2.07%) PHP
13 20 (1.80%) Go
14 17 (1.53%) Korn
15 15 (1.35%) Perl
16 14 (1.26%) VB.NET
17 13 (1.17%) Shell Script
18 11 (0.99%) PL/SQL
19 10 (0.90%) Embedded C
20 9 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 165 (14.86%) Security Cleared
2 154 (13.87%) Degree
3 133 (11.98%) SC Cleared
4 85 (7.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 55 (4.95%) MCSE
6 52 (4.68%) DV Cleared
7 47 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
8 41 (3.69%) CCNA
9 37 (3.33%) MCSA
9 37 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 27 (2.43%) MCP
11 24 (2.16%) A+ Certification
12 22 (1.98%) CCNP
12 22 (1.98%) HNC
13 20 (1.80%) CISM
13 20 (1.80%) CISSP
14 18 (1.62%) SSCP
15 17 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
15 17 (1.53%) HND
16 16 (1.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.14%) SLA
2 36 (3.24%) QA
3 29 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (2.34%) GDPR
5 18 (1.62%) Cyber Essentials
6 7 (0.63%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.36%) FISMA
7 4 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.27%) PMO
9 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.090%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.090%) RMADS
System Software
1 336 (30.27%) Active Directory
2 162 (14.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (6.22%) Docker
4 67 (6.04%) vSphere
5 64 (5.77%) Hyper-V
6 44 (3.96%) Virtual Servers
7 28 (2.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 24 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
9 21 (1.89%) Firmware
10 18 (1.62%) VirtualBox
11 14 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
12 10 (0.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 9 (0.81%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 9 (0.81%) XenApp
13 9 (0.81%) XenDesktop
14 6 (0.54%) VMware NSX
15 5 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
15 5 (0.45%) VMware Server
16 4 (0.36%) GPFS
16 4 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 80 (7.21%) SCCM
2 77 (6.94%) Ansible
3 52 (4.68%) Puppet
4 49 (4.41%) Kubernetes
5 45 (4.05%) SCOM
6 33 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
7 23 (2.07%) Tivoli
8 16 (1.44%) Nagios
8 16 (1.44%) Salt
9 14 (1.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 12 (1.08%) vRealize
11 10 (0.90%) Terraform
12 9 (0.81%) EMC VPLEX
12 9 (0.81%) vMotion
13 8 (0.72%) Data Guard
13 8 (0.72%) Microsoft Intune
14 7 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
14 7 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
15 6 (0.54%) FortiGate
15 6 (0.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 408 (36.76%) Microsoft
2 251 (22.61%) VMware
3 148 (13.33%) Oracle
4 96 (8.65%) Cisco
5 49 (4.41%) Xamarin
6 43 (3.87%) Juniper
7 29 (2.61%) IBM
8 26 (2.34%) HP
9 25 (2.25%) Citrix
9 25 (2.25%) SAP
10 22 (1.98%) Apple
11 21 (1.89%) ServiceNow
12 20 (1.80%) SolarWinds
13 19 (1.71%) F5
13 19 (1.71%) Red Hat
14 17 (1.53%) CheckPoint
14 17 (1.53%) EMC
14 17 (1.53%) Palo Alto
14 17 (1.53%) Sitecore
15 16 (1.44%) TOWER Software