The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South West / Somerset
Rank 19 9 10
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 76 114 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 12.06% 18.27% 17.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.88% 61.62% 60.99%
Number of salaries quoted 74 111 68
Median salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.85% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,661
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.35%  

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

Operating System Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 136 185 141
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 21.59% 29.65% 28.48%
Number of salaries quoted 127 178 122
Median salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Somerset

Windows
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Windows in Somerset

Windows
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Somerset over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Somerset

Windows
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -10 27 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Taunton -16 12 £34,000 +13.33% 1
Street +14 5 £40,000 -
Yeovil +4 1 - -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Windows.

1 90 (56.60%) SQL Server
2 75 (47.17%) Microsoft
3 69 (43.40%) .NET
4 68 (42.77%) Windows Server
5 62 (38.99%) C#
6 58 (36.48%) Scrum
7 54 (33.96%) Unit Testing
8 53 (33.33%) SQL
9 48 (30.19%) Oracle
9 48 (30.19%) ASP.NET
9 48 (30.19%) Team Foundation Server
10 47 (29.56%) Software Engineering
11 46 (28.93%) HTML
12 45 (28.30%) JavaScript
12 45 (28.30%) IIS
12 45 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
13 43 (27.04%) Java
14 40 (25.16%) ITIL
15 35 (22.01%) C++
15 35 (22.01%) Automated Testing
16 33 (20.75%) .NET Framework
17 32 (20.13%) VMware
18 31 (19.50%) Windows Server 2003
19 30 (18.87%) Active Directory
19 30 (18.87%) ETL
19 30 (18.87%) Degree
19 30 (18.87%) MongoDB
19 30 (18.87%) NoSQL
20 29 (18.24%) Linux
21 26 (16.35%) SC Cleared

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 45 (28.30%) IIS
2 13 (8.18%) MS Exchange
3 9 (5.66%) Apache
3 9 (5.66%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (3.77%) JBoss
4 6 (3.77%) NServiceBus
5 5 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.89%) Jetty
7 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (15.72%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.77%) Oracle 11i
1 6 (3.77%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 26 (16.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (8.18%) Office 365
4 6 (3.77%) IaaS
4 6 (3.77%) PaaS
4 6 (3.77%) SaaS
5 1 (0.63%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.43%) SAN
2 14 (8.81%) DNS
3 12 (7.55%) DHCP
3 12 (7.55%) Firewall
4 11 (6.92%) WAN
5 10 (6.29%) LAN
6 7 (4.40%) VPN
7 4 (2.52%) Wireless
8 3 (1.89%) ISDN
8 3 (1.89%) Network Security
8 3 (1.89%) PABX
8 3 (1.89%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.26%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.26%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (1.26%) SMTP
9 2 (1.26%) VLAN
9 2 (1.26%) WLAN
10 1 (0.63%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.63%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (56.60%) SQL Server
2 30 (18.87%) MongoDB
2 30 (18.87%) NoSQL
3 11 (6.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (4.40%) Big Data
4 7 (4.40%) Hadoop
5 6 (3.77%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.52%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 48 (30.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (12.58%) Visual Studio
3 10 (6.29%) Visual Studio Team System
4 9 (5.66%) JUnit
4 9 (5.66%) Selenium
5 8 (5.03%) Cucumber
5 8 (5.03%) Jenkins
6 7 (4.40%) Eclipse
7 5 (3.14%) Geb
7 5 (3.14%) Git (software)
7 5 (3.14%) JIRA
7 5 (3.14%) JMeter
7 5 (3.14%) Spock
7 5 (3.14%) Travis CI
8 4 (2.52%) IntelliJ
8 4 (2.52%) JBehave
8 4 (2.52%) Moq
8 4 (2.52%) NUnit
8 4 (2.52%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (2.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (8.18%) Finance
2 7 (4.40%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.77%) Banking
4 5 (3.14%) French Language
4 5 (3.14%) Italian Language
4 5 (3.14%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.52%) German Language
6 3 (1.89%) Games
7 2 (1.26%) Advertising
7 2 (1.26%) Law
7 2 (1.26%) Legal
8 1 (0.63%) Automotive
8 1 (0.63%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 48 (30.19%) Developer
2 37 (23.27%) Software Engineer
3 27 (16.98%) .NET Developer
4 24 (15.09%) Senior Software Engineer
5 14 (8.81%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 14 (8.81%) Java Engineer
6 13 (8.18%) .NET Software Engineer
6 13 (8.18%) Java Software Engineer
6 13 (8.18%) Test Engineer
7 12 (7.55%) Architect
7 12 (7.55%) Support Engineer
8 11 (6.92%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (6.92%) Java Developer
8 11 (6.92%) Senior Java Engineer
8 11 (6.92%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 10 (6.29%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (6.29%) C# Developer
9 10 (6.29%) IT Support
9 10 (6.29%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 10 (6.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (43.40%) .NET
2 48 (30.19%) ASP.NET
3 46 (28.93%) HTML
4 33 (20.75%) .NET Framework
5 12 (7.55%) XML
6 11 (6.92%) WinForms
7 10 (6.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (6.29%) XSL
8 8 (5.03%) CSS
9 7 (4.40%) jQuery
10 6 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (3.77%) Entity Framework
10 6 (3.77%) HTML5
10 6 (3.77%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (3.77%) Middleware
10 6 (3.77%) MSMQ
11 5 (3.14%) AngularJS
11 5 (3.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 4 (2.52%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (5.03%) Public Cloud
2 7 (4.40%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.77%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (3.77%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.77%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (2.52%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.52%) Streaming Music
5 3 (1.89%) Cybercrime
5 3 (1.89%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.26%) CCTV
6 2 (1.26%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.26%) Replication
7 1 (0.63%) Blog
7 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.63%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.63%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 68 (42.77%) Windows Server
2 31 (19.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (18.24%) Linux
4 11 (6.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (5.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (5.03%) Windows 7
6 6 (3.77%) Windows 10
7 4 (2.52%) Unix
7 4 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.89%) CentOS
8 3 (1.89%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.26%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.26%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.63%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (36.48%) Scrum
2 54 (33.96%) Unit Testing
3 47 (29.56%) Software Engineering
4 45 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (25.16%) ITIL
6 35 (22.01%) Automated Testing
7 30 (18.87%) ETL
8 25 (15.72%) SDLC
9 24 (15.09%) Service Delivery
10 23 (14.47%) Line Management
11 19 (11.95%) Customer Requirements
12 17 (10.69%) Refactoring
12 17 (10.69%) UML
13 16 (10.06%) DevOps
14 15 (9.43%) Continuous Delivery
14 15 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (6.29%) ITIL V3
15 10 (6.29%) MVC
15 10 (6.29%) Release Management
15 10 (6.29%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 62 (38.99%) C#
2 53 (33.33%) SQL
3 45 (28.30%) JavaScript
4 43 (27.04%) Java
5 35 (22.01%) C++
6 22 (13.84%) C
7 14 (8.81%) PowerShell
8 8 (5.03%) Python
9 7 (4.40%) PL/SQL
10 5 (3.14%) Groovy
11 4 (2.52%) PHP
12 3 (1.89%) Ruby
13 2 (1.26%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.63%) Perl
14 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (18.87%) Degree
2 26 (16.35%) SC Cleared
2 26 (16.35%) Security Cleared
3 14 (8.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (6.92%) MCSE
5 10 (6.29%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (5.03%) CCNA
7 7 (4.40%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (3.77%) EMC Certification
8 6 (3.77%) MCP
9 4 (2.52%) ISEB
9 4 (2.52%) ISTQB
9 4 (2.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (2.52%) MCSA
10 3 (1.89%) CCNP
11 2 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.63%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.14%) QA
2 4 (2.52%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (18.87%) Active Directory
2 21 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.66%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (2.52%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (2.52%) vSphere
6 3 (1.89%) Firmware
6 3 (1.89%) XenApp
6 3 (1.89%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.26%) Docker
8 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (4.40%) WSUS
2 6 (3.77%) AirWatch
2 6 (3.77%) NetBackup
3 4 (2.52%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (1.89%) SCCM
4 3 (1.89%) SCOM
5 2 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.26%) Puppet
5 2 (1.26%) Rundeck
6 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 75 (47.17%) Microsoft
2 48 (30.19%) Oracle
3 32 (20.13%) VMware
4 14 (8.81%) Cisco
5 12 (7.55%) Citrix
6 11 (6.92%) HP
7 8 (5.03%) Veeam
8 7 (4.40%) EMC
9 6 (3.77%) IBM
9 6 (3.77%) Software AG
10 5 (3.14%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.52%) Barracuda Networks
12 3 (1.89%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.89%) Juniper
13 2 (1.26%) Apple
13 2 (1.26%) Dell
14 1 (0.63%) Dell Compellent
14 1 (0.63%) SolarWinds
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