Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 6 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1364 1341 1460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 21.21% 19.56% 20.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.25% 58.76% 62.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1224 1182 1390
Hampshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £55,000
South East median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year -2.60% - +2.67%

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 2123 2282 2350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 33.02% 33.29% 32.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1895 1960 2092
Hampshire median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +3.90% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £56,250
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -1 359 £32,500 -13.33% 28
Basingstoke 0 255 £42,500 +21.43% 9
Fareham +20 151 £31,000 +5.53% 10
Farnborough -3 144 £38,000 +8.57% 2
Portsmouth -2 119 £27,000 -22.86% 9
Winchester +2 93 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Eastleigh +14 34 £28,000 -6.67% 4
Havant -9 19 £40,000 +33.33% 5
Waterlooville +2 15 £30,500 -23.75% 3
Andover -16 15 £42,500 +14.86% 3
Fleet -6 11 £33,250 +10.83% 2
Petersfield +5 10 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Alton +11 8 £30,000 -20.00%
Ringwood -2 7 £24,500 -18.33%
Gosport +9 4 £26,000 -20.00%
Aldershot -12 4 £26,000 -25.71%
Wallington - 4 £18,750 -
Liss - 3 £26,000 -
Romsey - 2 £22,000 -
Southsea - 2 £18,000 -
Tadley 0 1 £35,000 +4.48% 1
Hook -5 1 £50,000 -20.00%
Lymington - 1 £23,750 -
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 572 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 509 (37.32%) Windows Server
3 496 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 412 (30.21%) VMware
5 411 (30.13%) Linux
6 394 (28.89%) SQL
7 278 (20.38%) C#
8 277 (20.31%) VMware Infrastructure
9 263 (19.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 261 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
11 258 (18.91%) ITIL
12 256 (18.77%) Windows Server 2008
13 240 (17.60%) SQL Server
14 232 (17.01%) MS Exchange
15 215 (15.76%) Office 365
16 204 (14.96%) Windows 7
17 183 (13.42%) Microsoft Office
18 179 (13.12%) Firewall
18 179 (13.12%) Hyper-V
19 170 (12.46%) Microsoft Azure
20 162 (11.88%) Citrix
21 160 (11.73%) Windows 10
22 155 (11.36%) JavaScript
23 153 (11.22%) WAN
24 152 (11.14%) Microsoft Certification
25 151 (11.07%) Security Cleared
26 144 (10.56%) Cisco
27 140 (10.26%) TCP/IP
28 133 (9.75%) LAN
29 132 (9.68%) .NET

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
1 232 (17.01%) MS Exchange
2 105 (7.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 101 (7.40%) Exchange Server 2013
4 88 (6.45%) IIS
5 74 (5.43%) Elasticsearch
6 56 (4.11%) Apache
7 48 (3.52%) SharePoint
8 37 (2.71%) Skype for Business
9 28 (2.05%) Apache Spark
10 24 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2007
11 21 (1.54%) Tomcat
12 19 (1.39%) CMS
13 13 (0.95%) OpenStack
14 10 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
14 10 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
15 7 (0.51%) Zimbra
16 6 (0.44%) WebSphere
17 5 (0.37%) Apache Solr
17 5 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 4 (0.29%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 183 (13.42%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.22%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.22%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.073%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.073%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.073%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.073%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.073%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (0.44%) NetSuite
2 4 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.29%) Maximo
2 4 (0.29%) nopCommerce
3 3 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.22%) Epicor Vantage
4 1 (0.073%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.073%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.073%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.073%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.073%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 215 (15.76%) Office 365
2 170 (12.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 115 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
4 73 (5.35%) SaaS
5 26 (1.91%) IaaS
6 16 (1.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 10 (0.73%) PaaS
8 5 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.29%) Mimecast
9 4 (0.29%) Trello
10 3 (0.22%) Yammer
11 2 (0.15%) G Suite
11 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.15%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.073%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.073%) GitHub
12 1 (0.073%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 179 (13.12%) Firewall
2 153 (11.22%) WAN
3 140 (10.26%) TCP/IP
4 133 (9.75%) LAN
5 112 (8.21%) DNS
6 82 (6.01%) DHCP
7 81 (5.94%) SAN
8 78 (5.72%) VPN
9 75 (5.50%) VoIP
10 46 (3.37%) SSL
11 37 (2.71%) Internet
12 32 (2.35%) IPsec
13 28 (2.05%) Skype
13 28 (2.05%) Wi-Fi
14 27 (1.98%) Network Security
14 27 (1.98%) Wireless
15 26 (1.91%) MPLS
16 23 (1.69%) VLAN
17 21 (1.54%) Remote Desktop
18 19 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (17.60%) SQL Server
2 100 (7.33%) MySQL
3 39 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
3 39 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (2.27%) Big Data
5 31 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 26 (1.91%) Oracle Database
6 26 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (1.32%) Hadoop
8 16 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (1.10%) MongoDB
10 14 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
11 11 (0.81%) NoSQL
12 10 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (0.59%) RDBMS
14 7 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (0.44%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
16 5 (0.37%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 75 (5.50%) Git (software)
2 53 (3.89%) Selenium
3 46 (3.37%) Subversion
4 45 (3.30%) JIRA
5 44 (3.23%) Visual Studio
6 41 (3.01%) SoapUI
7 33 (2.42%) Jenkins
8 26 (1.91%) WebDriver
9 22 (1.61%) HP UFT
9 22 (1.61%) JMeter
10 21 (1.54%) Eclipse
11 20 (1.47%) JUnit
12 17 (1.25%) NUnit
13 16 (1.17%) LINQPad
14 15 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
15 13 (0.95%) MSTest
15 13 (0.95%) SpecFlow
16 9 (0.66%) TestNG
17 5 (0.37%) CruiseControl
17 5 (0.37%) Hudson
General
1 103 (7.55%) Finance
2 70 (5.13%) Retail
2 70 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 39 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 38 (2.79%) Electronics
5 36 (2.64%) Marketing
6 27 (1.98%) Back Office
7 13 (0.95%) Banking
8 12 (0.88%) Publishing
9 8 (0.59%) French Language
10 7 (0.51%) Aerospace
10 7 (0.51%) Legal
11 6 (0.44%) Automotive
12 5 (0.37%) Law
13 4 (0.29%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.22%) Dutch Language
14 3 (0.22%) International Banking
15 2 (0.15%) German Language
15 2 (0.15%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.15%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 244 (17.89%) Developer
2 210 (15.40%) Support Engineer
3 206 (15.10%) Analyst
4 143 (10.48%) IT Support
5 124 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 122 (8.94%) IT Engineer
7 102 (7.48%) Support Analyst
8 81 (5.94%) Software Developer
9 80 (5.87%) 2nd Line Support
10 79 (5.79%) Consultant
11 70 (5.13%) IT Support Engineer
12 58 (4.25%) Software Engineer
13 53 (3.89%) Service Analyst
13 53 (3.89%) Service Desk Analyst
14 52 (3.81%) .NET Developer
15 50 (3.67%) Windows Engineer
16 48 (3.52%) IT Analyst
17 47 (3.45%) Administrator
18 46 (3.37%) C# Developer
19 44 (3.23%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (9.68%) .NET
2 128 (9.38%) HTML
3 107 (7.84%) CSS
4 94 (6.89%) jQuery
5 90 (6.60%) XML
6 72 (5.28%) ASP.NET
7 65 (4.77%) Web Services
8 52 (3.81%) AngularJS
9 45 (3.30%) .NET Framework
9 45 (3.30%) Ajax
10 44 (3.23%) WPF
11 36 (2.64%) LAMP
12 32 (2.35%) JSON
13 30 (2.20%) SOAP
14 27 (1.98%) ASP.NET MVC
14 27 (1.98%) Entity Framework
15 23 (1.69%) LINQ
15 23 (1.69%) WCF
16 22 (1.61%) HTML5
17 21 (1.54%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 65 (4.77%) Driving Licence
2 64 (4.69%) Clustering
3 58 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (3.89%) Computer Science
5 52 (3.81%) Data Centre
6 39 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 39 (2.86%) Replication
7 38 (2.79%) Mobile App
8 26 (1.91%) Client/Server
9 20 (1.47%) Algorithms
10 18 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
10 18 (1.32%) Fat Client
10 18 (1.32%) Thin Client
11 16 (1.17%) Greenfield Project
12 12 (0.88%) N-Tier
12 12 (0.88%) Public Cloud
13 11 (0.81%) Private Cloud
14 8 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
14 8 (0.59%) Smart Meter
14 8 (0.59%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 509 (37.32%) Windows Server
2 411 (30.13%) Linux
3 263 (19.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 256 (18.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 204 (14.96%) Windows 7
6 160 (11.73%) Windows 10
7 98 (7.18%) Windows 8
8 72 (5.28%) Unix
9 52 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 44 (3.23%) CentOS
11 32 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
12 30 (2.20%) Apple iOS
13 25 (1.83%) Android
14 22 (1.61%) Windows XP
15 15 (1.10%) Mac OS X
16 14 (1.03%) Mac OS
17 13 (0.95%) AIX
18 12 (0.88%) Ubuntu
19 11 (0.81%) Solaris
20 8 (0.59%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
2 258 (18.91%) ITIL
3 108 (7.92%) Software Engineering
4 85 (6.23%) OOP
5 73 (5.35%) Problem Management
6 70 (5.13%) MVC
7 68 (4.99%) Service Delivery
8 65 (4.77%) Scrum
9 64 (4.69%) Unit Testing
10 58 (4.25%) Mentoring
11 55 (4.03%) Test Automation
12 51 (3.74%) Incident Management
13 50 (3.67%) DevOps
14 48 (3.52%) Business Intelligence
15 47 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
15 47 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
16 44 (3.23%) Test Scripting
17 42 (3.08%) High Availability
17 42 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
17 42 (3.08%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 394 (28.89%) SQL
2 278 (20.38%) C#
3 155 (11.36%) JavaScript
4 122 (8.94%) Python
5 119 (8.72%) Java
5 119 (8.72%) PowerShell
6 83 (6.09%) Bash Shell
7 81 (5.94%) C++
8 74 (5.43%) Ruby
8 74 (5.43%) T-SQL
9 49 (3.59%) C
10 45 (3.30%) PHP
11 43 (3.15%) Perl
12 25 (1.83%) VB.NET
13 24 (1.76%) Go
14 21 (1.54%) Objective-C
15 16 (1.17%) VB
16 15 (1.10%) Delphi
17 10 (0.73%) Shell Script
18 6 (0.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 152 (11.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 151 (11.07%) Security Cleared
3 116 (8.50%) SC Cleared
4 99 (7.26%) Degree
5 81 (5.94%) MCSE
6 80 (5.87%) Cisco Certification
7 71 (5.21%) MCP
8 69 (5.06%) CCNA
9 63 (4.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 49 (3.59%) MCSA
11 48 (3.52%) MCITP
12 43 (3.15%) DV Cleared
13 38 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
14 34 (2.49%) Citrix Certification
15 33 (2.42%) CCA
16 32 (2.35%) CISSP
17 31 (2.27%) MCTS
18 27 (1.98%) MCDST
19 23 (1.69%) RHCE
19 23 (1.69%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (8.36%) SLA
2 49 (3.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 41 (3.01%) PCI DSS
4 31 (2.27%) QA
5 17 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 12 (0.88%) HIPAA
7 7 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 4 (0.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 4 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.29%) GDPR
8 4 (0.29%) PMO
9 3 (0.22%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.15%) GCP
10 2 (0.15%) RMADS
11 1 (0.073%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.073%) GPG13
11 1 (0.073%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 496 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 277 (20.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 179 (13.12%) Hyper-V
4 64 (4.69%) vSphere
5 41 (3.01%) XenApp
6 39 (2.86%) Docker
7 36 (2.64%) VirtualBox
8 31 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
9 29 (2.13%) XenDesktop
10 20 (1.47%) vCloud
11 15 (1.10%) Terminal Services
12 9 (0.66%) VMware NSX
13 8 (0.59%) KVM
14 7 (0.51%) NFS
15 6 (0.44%) oVirt
15 6 (0.44%) pfSense
15 6 (0.44%) Samba
15 6 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
15 6 (0.44%) XenServer
16 5 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 58 (4.25%) SCCM
2 53 (3.89%) Puppet
3 52 (3.81%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (2.71%) Terraform
5 36 (2.64%) vCenter Server
6 32 (2.35%) Kibana
7 27 (1.98%) SCOM
8 25 (1.83%) Grafana
8 25 (1.83%) Packer
9 20 (1.47%) Backup Exec
10 19 (1.39%) WSUS
11 16 (1.17%) StatsD
12 10 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
12 10 (0.73%) vRealize
13 9 (0.66%) Tivoli
14 8 (0.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 6 (0.44%) Bacula
15 6 (0.44%) CA Single Sign-On
15 6 (0.44%) logstash
15 6 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 572 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 412 (30.21%) VMware
3 162 (11.88%) Citrix
4 144 (10.56%) Cisco
5 86 (6.30%) Oracle
6 67 (4.91%) Red Hat
7 46 (3.37%) Dell
8 45 (3.30%) SAP
9 41 (3.01%) Juniper
9 41 (3.01%) NetApp
10 39 (2.86%) HP
11 32 (2.35%) Apple
11 32 (2.35%) Zend
12 25 (1.83%) New Relic
13 24 (1.76%) Symantec
13 24 (1.76%) Veeam
14 20 (1.47%) Atlassian
15 19 (1.39%) SolarWinds
16 18 (1.32%) Veritas
16 18 (1.32%) WatchGuard