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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South West / Somerset
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 11 3
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 122 108 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 17.63% 16.67% 23.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.39% 67.50% 67.59%
Number of salaries quoted 94 87 121
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 164 160 216
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 23.70% 24.69% 34.56%
Number of salaries quoted 127 135 187
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,960 £50,000
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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +9 95 £39,000 +4.00% 7
Taunton -18 11 £34,000 +4.12%
Yeovil +7 1 £35,000 +55.55% 2
Street +5 1 £50,000 +85.18%
Clevedon -5 1 £22,500 -18.18%
Bridgwater - 1 £27,000 -
Windows
South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 108 (53.73%) SQL Server
2 91 (45.27%) Microsoft
3 77 (38.31%) Test Automation
4 76 (37.81%) Windows Server
5 71 (35.32%) Scrum
6 66 (32.84%) .NET
7 65 (32.34%) SQL
8 62 (30.85%) C#
9 60 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
10 53 (26.37%) Unit Testing
11 52 (25.87%) Team Foundation Server
12 49 (24.38%) Oracle
13 46 (22.89%) Java
14 45 (22.39%) ITIL
14 45 (22.39%) ASP.NET
14 45 (22.39%) Software Engineering
15 40 (19.90%) ETL
16 39 (19.40%) JavaScript
16 39 (19.40%) C
16 39 (19.40%) VMware
17 38 (18.91%) Active Directory
17 38 (18.91%) Windows Server 2003
18 37 (18.41%) IIS
18 37 (18.41%) Security Cleared
19 35 (17.41%) SC Cleared
19 35 (17.41%) Microsoft Azure
19 35 (17.41%) HTML
20 34 (16.92%) C++
21 33 (16.42%) Service Delivery
22 32 (15.92%) QA

Windows
Co-occurring 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 37 (18.41%) IIS
2 13 (6.47%) MS Exchange
2 13 (6.47%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.99%) Confluence
6 1 (0.50%) Apache
6 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (7.96%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.99%) Oracle 11i
1 6 (2.99%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.49%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 35 (17.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (11.94%) Office 365
3 12 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.49%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (1.99%) IaaS
6 4 (1.99%) PaaS
6 4 (1.99%) SaaS
7 3 (1.49%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.47%) Firewall
2 8 (3.98%) DNS
2 8 (3.98%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.48%) DHCP
4 5 (2.49%) VPN
5 4 (1.99%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (1.99%) VLAN
6 3 (1.49%) SAN
6 3 (1.49%) VoIP
6 3 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.00%) ICMP
7 2 (1.00%) Internet
7 2 (1.00%) Kerberos
7 2 (1.00%) LAN
7 2 (1.00%) Wireless
8 1 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.50%) HSRP
8 1 (0.50%) Skype
8 1 (0.50%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (0.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (53.73%) SQL Server
2 29 (14.43%) NoSQL
3 28 (13.93%) MongoDB
4 17 (8.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (7.96%) SQL Server 2016
6 13 (6.47%) OLAP
7 12 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (5.97%) Power BI
7 12 (5.97%) QlikView
8 7 (3.48%) Big Data
8 7 (3.48%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.99%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (2.49%) MySQL
11 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.50%) OLTP
12 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.50%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 52 (25.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (10.95%) Cucumber
3 20 (9.95%) Selenium
4 19 (9.45%) Visual Studio
5 18 (8.96%) JUnit
6 17 (8.46%) Git (software)
6 17 (8.46%) Moq
6 17 (8.46%) NUnit
7 16 (7.96%) Rhino Mocks
8 13 (6.47%) JBehave
8 13 (6.47%) Visual Studio Team System
9 11 (5.47%) Eclipse
9 11 (5.47%) JIRA
10 7 (3.48%) IntelliJ
10 7 (3.48%) SpecFlow
11 6 (2.99%) Bitbucket
11 6 (2.99%) Jenkins
12 5 (2.49%) Geb
12 5 (2.49%) Spock
12 5 (2.49%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (1.99%) Advertising
2 3 (1.49%) Finance
2 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.00%) Law
3 2 (1.00%) Legal
4 1 (0.50%) Banking
4 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (28.86%) Developer
2 34 (16.92%) Software Engineer
3 31 (15.42%) .NET Developer
4 27 (13.43%) Test Engineer
5 22 (10.95%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 21 (10.45%) DBA
7 20 (9.95%) Test Automation Engineer
8 18 (8.96%) Java Engineer
9 17 (8.46%) Administrator
10 16 (7.96%) Architect
10 16 (7.96%) Consultant
11 15 (7.46%) Java Developer
12 14 (6.97%) Support Engineer
13 13 (6.47%) .NET Software Engineer
13 13 (6.47%) Java Software Engineer
13 13 (6.47%) Senior Software Engineer
14 12 (5.97%) IT Support
15 11 (5.47%) .NET Software Developer
15 11 (5.47%) Java Software Developer
15 11 (5.47%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (32.84%) .NET
2 45 (22.39%) ASP.NET
3 35 (17.41%) HTML
4 21 (10.45%) .NET Framework
5 18 (8.96%) WCF
5 18 (8.96%) WPF
6 17 (8.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (8.46%) NHibernate
7 16 (7.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 16 (7.96%) WinForms
8 8 (3.98%) Web Services
9 4 (1.99%) AngularJS
10 3 (1.49%) LAMP
10 3 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (1.00%) CSS
11 2 (1.00%) Entity Framework
11 2 (1.00%) JSON
11 2 (1.00%) POSIX
12 1 (0.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 1 (0.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.95%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (7.96%) Streaming Music
3 15 (7.46%) Management Information System
4 12 (5.97%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.49%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (1.99%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.49%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (1.49%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.49%) PKI
7 3 (1.49%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.00%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.50%) Blog
9 1 (0.50%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.50%) PMI
9 1 (0.50%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.50%) SCADA
9 1 (0.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 76 (37.81%) Windows Server
2 38 (18.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (12.94%) Unix
4 24 (11.94%) Linux
5 17 (8.46%) Windows 7
6 16 (7.96%) Windows 10
7 14 (6.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (5.97%) Solaris
8 12 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (3.98%) Mac OS
10 4 (1.99%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.99%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.49%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.00%) Android
12 2 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.50%) VMS
13 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (38.31%) Test Automation
2 71 (35.32%) Scrum
3 60 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (26.37%) Unit Testing
5 45 (22.39%) ITIL
5 45 (22.39%) Software Engineering
6 40 (19.90%) ETL
7 33 (16.42%) Service Delivery
8 31 (15.42%) Customer Requirements
9 28 (13.93%) BDD
10 27 (13.43%) Line Management
11 26 (12.94%) Refactoring
11 26 (12.94%) UML
12 23 (11.44%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (9.95%) Exploratory Testing
13 20 (9.95%) Non-Functional Testing
14 19 (9.45%) Kanban
15 18 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (8.96%) SDLC
15 18 (8.96%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 65 (32.34%) SQL
2 62 (30.85%) C#
3 46 (22.89%) Java
4 39 (19.40%) C
4 39 (19.40%) JavaScript
5 34 (16.92%) C++
6 21 (10.45%) PowerShell
7 7 (3.48%) PL/SQL
8 6 (2.99%) Python
9 5 (2.49%) Groovy
10 3 (1.49%) VBScript
11 2 (1.00%) PHP
11 2 (1.00%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.50%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.50%) VB
12 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 37 (18.41%) Security Cleared
2 35 (17.41%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (4.98%) ISTQB
5 9 (4.48%) MCSE
6 7 (3.48%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (3.48%) CCNP
6 7 (3.48%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.48%) Degree
6 7 (3.48%) ISEB
6 7 (3.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.99%) CCNA
7 4 (1.99%) MCP
8 2 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.00%) MCSA
9 1 (0.50%) CCMSE
9 1 (0.50%) CCSA
9 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (15.92%) QA
2 7 (3.48%) SLA
3 2 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (18.91%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.97%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (3.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.00%) vSphere
7 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.50%) Postfix
7 1 (0.50%) Squid
7 1 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.50%) XenApp
7 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.99%) NetBackup
1 4 (1.99%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (1.99%) SCCM
2 2 (1.00%) WSUS
3 1 (0.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 91 (45.27%) Microsoft
2 49 (24.38%) Oracle
3 39 (19.40%) VMware
4 13 (6.47%) NetApp
5 8 (3.98%) Cisco
5 8 (3.98%) HP
5 8 (3.98%) Veeam
6 6 (2.99%) Citrix
7 5 (2.49%) RedGate
8 4 (1.99%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.99%) New Relic
9 3 (1.49%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.00%) Apple
11 1 (0.50%) CA
11 1 (0.50%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.50%) Dell
11 1 (0.50%) EMC
11 1 (0.50%) Juniper
11 1 (0.50%) Symantec
11 1 (0.50%) Veritas
Somerset
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + up to 37 days hol, 15% pension, Flex
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheddar
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 10 days ago
Bath, Avon
Bath Spa University
Salary: From £32,004 to £36,001 per annum (grade 7)
Posted: 18 days ago
Yeovil
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bath
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 days ago