Period
to 21 August 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 8 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1,058 1,147 1,550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.36% 19.57% 22.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.40% 64.58% 62.45%
Number of salaries quoted 811 1,046 1,411
Hampshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% -9.09%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £52,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +1.27%

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 1,723 1,776 2,482
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 26.64% 30.31% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,358 1,578 2,217
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £22,650
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +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 21 August 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 August 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 +3 278 £33,625 +3.46% 20
Basingstoke -3 272 £40,000 -5.88% 30
Farnborough -12 94 £42,500 +8.97% 9
Portsmouth -1 78 £37,500 +31.58% 14
Fareham -9 50 £31,500 +13.51% 5
Winchester -10 41 £35,000 +7.69% 10
Romsey +9 39 £37,000 +68.18% 2
Eastleigh -4 31 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Ringwood +10 20 £30,000 +11.11% 2
Fleet -26 18 £51,250 +31.41% 5
Havant -8 13 £35,000 -15.15% 2
Hook +3 8 £27,500 - 2
Andover -5 8 £34,500 -23.33% 1
Petersfield -2 6 £44,000 +49.15% 1
Waterlooville -3 6 £29,000 -3.33% 1
Liss -1 3 £44,000 +69.23%
Gosport -3 2 £26,000 -
Alton -3 2 £44,000 +17.33%
Aldershot -9 2 £50,000 +23.60% 2
Brockenhurst - 2 £20,000 -
Tadley - 2 £40,000 -
Wallington - 2 £28,500 -
Lyndhurst +1 1 £30,000 +22.45%
Bordon 0 1 £40,000 +19.40%
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 426 (40.26%) Microsoft
2 335 (31.66%) Active Directory
3 322 (30.43%) Linux
4 314 (29.68%) Windows Server
5 283 (26.75%) SQL
6 258 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
7 255 (24.10%) VMware
8 204 (19.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 191 (18.05%) C#
10 188 (17.77%) ITIL
11 176 (16.64%) VMware Infrastructure
12 169 (15.97%) .NET
13 162 (15.31%) Problem-Solving
14 158 (14.93%) Java
14 158 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
15 155 (14.65%) Security Cleared
16 154 (14.56%) Windows 7
17 153 (14.46%) SQL Server
18 150 (14.18%) Office 365
19 149 (14.08%) Degree
20 138 (13.04%) Windows 10
21 132 (12.48%) Software Engineering
22 131 (12.38%) Unix
23 128 (12.10%) Oracle
24 118 (11.15%) JavaScript
24 118 (11.15%) Microsoft Office
25 117 (11.06%) Python
26 114 (10.78%) Firewall
27 110 (10.40%) Windows Server 2008
28 102 (9.64%) SC Cleared

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 87 (8.22%) MS Exchange
2 71 (6.71%) IIS
3 46 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 42 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 37 (3.50%) SharePoint
6 35 (3.31%) JBoss
7 29 (2.74%) Apache
8 25 (2.36%) WebLogic
9 23 (2.17%) Confluence
10 19 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
11 16 (1.51%) Tomcat
12 14 (1.32%) Skype for Business
13 10 (0.95%) OpenStack
14 8 (0.76%) Oracle Application Server
15 6 (0.57%) NetWeaver
16 5 (0.47%) CMS
16 5 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
16 5 (0.47%) nginx
17 4 (0.38%) WebSphere
18 2 (0.19%) Zimbra
Applications
1 118 (11.15%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (1.13%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (1.04%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.19%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.095%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.095%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (0.47%) Workfront
2 4 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.38%) Maximo
2 4 (0.38%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
3 2 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.095%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.095%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 158 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 150 (14.18%) Office 365
3 99 (9.36%) Amazon AWS
4 43 (4.06%) IaaS
5 27 (2.55%) SaaS
6 23 (2.17%) PaaS
7 16 (1.51%) GitHub
8 12 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 8 (0.76%) OpenShift
10 6 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (0.57%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (0.28%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.28%) AWS CloudTrail
12 3 (0.28%) G Suite
12 3 (0.28%) Mimecast
12 3 (0.28%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 114 (10.78%) Firewall
2 69 (6.52%) Network Security
3 67 (6.33%) DNS
4 66 (6.24%) DHCP
4 66 (6.24%) LAN
5 64 (6.05%) VPN
6 61 (5.77%) SAN
7 53 (5.01%) WAN
8 52 (4.91%) TCP/IP
9 47 (4.44%) VLAN
10 36 (3.40%) Internet
11 28 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
11 28 (2.65%) Wireless
12 26 (2.46%) VoIP
13 21 (1.98%) Cisco ASA
14 19 (1.80%) NAS
15 15 (1.42%) WLAN
16 14 (1.32%) IP Telephony
17 13 (1.23%) Skype
18 11 (1.04%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (14.46%) SQL Server
2 72 (6.81%) MySQL
3 33 (3.12%) Oracle Database
4 15 (1.42%) Relational Database
5 14 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (1.32%) Neo4j
6 13 (1.23%) MongoDB
7 12 (1.13%) Big Data
8 11 (1.04%) SQL Server 2016
9 8 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (0.76%) DB2
9 8 (0.76%) Hadoop
9 8 (0.76%) OLAP
9 8 (0.76%) OLTP
9 8 (0.76%) Oracle OLAP
9 8 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (0.76%) SQLPlus
9 8 (0.76%) Star Schema
10 7 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (0.66%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 83 (7.84%) Git (software)
2 56 (5.29%) Jenkins
3 53 (5.01%) JIRA
4 37 (3.50%) Visual Studio
5 36 (3.40%) Selenium
6 28 (2.65%) Subversion
7 21 (1.98%) Cucumber
8 16 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (1.23%) Android Studio
9 13 (1.23%) TeamCity
10 12 (1.13%) Maven
10 12 (1.13%) Octopus Deploy
10 12 (1.13%) Vagrant
11 11 (1.04%) Bitbucket
11 11 (1.04%) Eclipse
11 11 (1.04%) Gerrit
12 10 (0.95%) GitLab
12 10 (0.95%) SoapUI
13 9 (0.85%) JUnit
14 8 (0.76%) WebDriver
General
1 56 (5.29%) Finance
2 37 (3.50%) Retail
3 25 (2.36%) Manufacturing
4 20 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 19 (1.80%) Legal
6 16 (1.51%) Electronics
7 15 (1.42%) Marketing
8 14 (1.32%) Automotive
9 11 (1.04%) Banking
10 7 (0.66%) Publishing
11 5 (0.47%) Back Office
11 5 (0.47%) Local Government
12 4 (0.38%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.19%) Advertising
13 2 (0.19%) Front Office
13 2 (0.19%) Games
13 2 (0.19%) Military
14 1 (0.095%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.095%) Law
14 1 (0.095%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 157 (14.84%) Developer
2 150 (14.18%) Analyst
3 108 (10.21%) Support Engineer
4 81 (7.66%) IT Engineer
5 79 (7.47%) Support Analyst
6 78 (7.37%) Software Engineer
7 76 (7.18%) IT Support
8 65 (6.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 54 (5.10%) Software Developer
10 52 (4.91%) Architect
11 47 (4.44%) 1st Line Support
12 46 (4.35%) Administrator
13 43 (4.06%) IT Support Engineer
14 41 (3.88%) Senior Developer
15 39 (3.69%) 2nd Line Support
16 38 (3.59%) Desktop Support
16 38 (3.59%) IT Analyst
17 37 (3.50%) Windows Engineer
18 36 (3.40%) Consultant
18 36 (3.40%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (15.97%) .NET
2 73 (6.90%) AngularJS
3 60 (5.67%) ASP.NET
3 60 (5.67%) WPF
4 54 (5.10%) CSS
5 53 (5.01%) HTML
6 51 (4.82%) Web Services
7 38 (3.59%) jQuery
8 37 (3.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 33 (3.12%) XML
10 32 (3.02%) Node.js
11 29 (2.74%) React
12 27 (2.55%) WCF
13 26 (2.46%) .NET Framework
14 23 (2.17%) HTML5
14 23 (2.17%) REST
15 22 (2.08%) SOAP
16 20 (1.89%) Middleware
17 17 (1.61%) WinForms
18 16 (1.51%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 64 (6.05%) Self-Motivation
2 59 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (5.10%) Computer Science
3 54 (5.10%) Management Information System
4 48 (4.54%) Data Centre
5 33 (3.12%) Public Cloud
5 33 (3.12%) Replication
6 25 (2.36%) Clustering
7 19 (1.80%) Algorithms
8 15 (1.42%) Driving Licence
8 15 (1.42%) EMC VNX
8 15 (1.42%) PMI
9 14 (1.32%) Blackberry
10 13 (1.23%) iPhone
11 12 (1.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 12 (1.13%) Linux Command Line
12 11 (1.04%) Device Driver
12 11 (1.04%) Mobile App
13 10 (0.95%) iPad
13 10 (0.95%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 322 (30.43%) Linux
2 314 (29.68%) Windows Server
3 204 (19.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 154 (14.56%) Windows 7
5 138 (13.04%) Windows 10
6 131 (12.38%) Unix
7 110 (10.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 61 (5.77%) Windows 8
9 51 (4.82%) Android
10 47 (4.44%) Apple iOS
11 39 (3.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 34 (3.21%) Mac OS X
13 26 (2.46%) Solaris
14 18 (1.70%) Embedded Linux
14 18 (1.70%) Mac OS
15 16 (1.51%) AIX
16 12 (1.13%) CentOS
16 12 (1.13%) Windows XP
17 11 (1.04%) Ubuntu
18 10 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (17.77%) ITIL
3 162 (15.31%) Problem-Solving
4 132 (12.48%) Software Engineering
5 89 (8.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 79 (7.47%) Mentoring
7 78 (7.37%) MVC
8 76 (7.18%) Project Management
9 75 (7.09%) DevOps
10 73 (6.90%) Test Automation
11 68 (6.43%) Waterfall
12 55 (5.20%) Customer Requirements
13 53 (5.01%) TDD
14 50 (4.73%) Coaching
14 50 (4.73%) Continuous Integration
15 48 (4.54%) Scrum
15 48 (4.54%) Service Management
15 48 (4.54%) Software Delivery
16 47 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
17 46 (4.35%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 283 (26.75%) SQL
2 191 (18.05%) C#
3 158 (14.93%) Java
4 118 (11.15%) JavaScript
5 117 (11.06%) Python
6 90 (8.51%) PowerShell
7 84 (7.94%) C++
8 74 (6.99%) C
9 44 (4.16%) Bash Shell
10 36 (3.40%) Ruby
11 24 (2.27%) Perl
12 19 (1.80%) PHP
13 18 (1.70%) Embedded C
13 18 (1.70%) T-SQL
14 15 (1.42%) TypeScript
14 15 (1.42%) VB
15 14 (1.32%) Go
16 12 (1.13%) Embedded C++
16 12 (1.13%) VB.NET
17 11 (1.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 155 (14.65%) Security Cleared
2 149 (14.08%) Degree
3 102 (9.64%) SC Cleared
4 78 (7.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 69 (6.52%) DV Cleared
6 48 (4.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 47 (4.44%) MCSE
8 33 (3.12%) MCSA
9 32 (3.02%) MCP
10 31 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
11 26 (2.46%) A+ Certification
12 22 (2.08%) CCNA
13 21 (1.98%) ISTQB
14 17 (1.61%) PMI Certification
15 16 (1.51%) Computer Science Degree
16 14 (1.32%) CCNP
17 13 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
18 12 (1.13%) EMC Certification
18 12 (1.13%) ISEB
18 12 (1.13%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (5.67%) SLA
2 45 (4.25%) QA
3 17 (1.61%) GDPR
4 9 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 5 (0.47%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (0.47%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.28%) PMO
8 2 (0.19%) GCP
8 2 (0.19%) PSD2
8 2 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.095%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.095%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 335 (31.66%) Active Directory
2 176 (16.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 92 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 70 (6.62%) vSphere
5 60 (5.67%) Docker
6 51 (4.82%) Virtual Servers
7 27 (2.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 23 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
10 16 (1.51%) Firmware
10 16 (1.51%) VirtualBox
11 13 (1.23%) XenApp
12 8 (0.76%) XenDesktop
13 7 (0.66%) VMware Server
14 5 (0.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 5 (0.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 4 (0.38%) GPFS
15 4 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
16 3 (0.28%) DFS Replication
16 3 (0.28%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 79 (7.47%) SCCM
2 59 (5.58%) Ansible
3 49 (4.63%) Puppet
4 45 (4.25%) SCOM
5 37 (3.50%) Kubernetes
6 30 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
7 21 (1.98%) Terraform
8 17 (1.61%) vRealize
9 16 (1.51%) vMotion
10 15 (1.42%) Tivoli
11 14 (1.32%) EMC VPLEX
12 12 (1.13%) Cisco CUCM
13 11 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 11 (1.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 10 (0.95%) Salt
15 9 (0.85%) WSUS
16 8 (0.76%) Data Guard
16 8 (0.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 8 (0.76%) vCenter Server
17 6 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 426 (40.26%) Microsoft
2 255 (24.10%) VMware
3 128 (12.10%) Oracle
4 101 (9.55%) Cisco
5 46 (4.35%) Citrix
6 31 (2.93%) Xamarin
7 24 (2.27%) Juniper
8 23 (2.17%) EMC
9 22 (2.08%) HP
10 21 (1.98%) Red Hat
11 20 (1.89%) Apple
12 19 (1.80%) SAP
12 19 (1.80%) TOWER Software
13 17 (1.61%) CheckPoint
13 17 (1.61%) CommVault
13 17 (1.61%) IBM
14 15 (1.42%) Atlassian
14 15 (1.42%) Brocade
15 14 (1.32%) F5
15 14 (1.32%) Isilon