The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 9 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 123 176 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 19.68% 21.76% 20.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.46% 62.86% 64.75%
Number of salaries quoted 117 169 153
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.81%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 163 280 295
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 26.08% 34.61% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 157 271 240
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% +13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

Windows
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Windows in Southampton

Windows
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Southampton over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Windows.

1 144 (54.34%) Microsoft
2 88 (33.21%) SQL
3 80 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 79 (29.81%) VMware
5 73 (27.55%) Active Directory
5 73 (27.55%) Office 365
6 70 (26.42%) MS Excel
7 68 (25.66%) C#
8 65 (24.53%) Windows Server
9 60 (22.64%) Linux
9 60 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
10 57 (21.51%) SQL Server
11 53 (20.00%) C++
12 51 (19.25%) Windows 10
13 49 (18.49%) Software Engineering
14 47 (17.74%) MS Exchange
15 46 (17.36%) VMware Infrastructure
16 45 (16.98%) Windows 7
16 45 (16.98%) VoIP
16 45 (16.98%) .NET
17 44 (16.60%) Hyper-V
18 43 (16.23%) Citrix
19 41 (15.47%) MS Office
20 40 (15.09%) SAN
20 40 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
21 33 (12.45%) Microsoft Certification
22 32 (12.08%) Degree
23 30 (11.32%) T-SQL
23 30 (11.32%) Java
23 30 (11.32%) Python

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 47 (17.74%) MS Exchange
2 27 (10.19%) Exchange Server 2013
3 18 (6.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (6.42%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (3.40%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.26%) IIS
7 5 (1.89%) Apache
7 5 (1.89%) JBoss
7 5 (1.89%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.51%) CMS
8 4 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.51%) WordPress
9 3 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.13%) Drupal
9 3 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 70 (26.42%) MS Excel
2 41 (15.47%) MS Office
3 2 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.26%) Infor CRM
2 2 (0.75%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.38%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 73 (27.55%) Office 365
2 7 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.75%) G Suite
5 1 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.38%) PaaS
5 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (16.98%) VoIP
2 40 (15.09%) SAN
3 26 (9.81%) Firewall
4 24 (9.06%) TCP/IP
5 22 (8.30%) DNS
5 22 (8.30%) LAN
6 19 (7.17%) Network Security
6 19 (7.17%) WAN
7 17 (6.42%) VPN
8 16 (6.04%) Wi-Fi
9 14 (5.28%) VLAN
10 11 (4.15%) DHCP
10 11 (4.15%) Internet
11 7 (2.64%) BGP
11 7 (2.64%) HTTP
11 7 (2.64%) OSPF
12 6 (2.26%) IPsec
12 6 (2.26%) PPP
13 4 (1.51%) 3G
13 4 (1.51%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (21.51%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.79%) MySQL
3 9 (3.40%) Relational Database
3 9 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (1.89%) JasperReports
6 4 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.75%) Big Data
8 2 (0.75%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.75%) MS Access
8 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.75%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 22 (8.30%) Visual Studio
2 13 (4.91%) Selenium
3 10 (3.77%) Subversion
4 9 (3.40%) SoapUI
5 8 (3.02%) Git (software)
5 8 (3.02%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.64%) Eclipse
7 6 (2.26%) Trac
8 5 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.13%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.75%) JUnit
11 1 (0.38%) JIRA
11 1 (0.38%) Moq
11 1 (0.38%) NUnit
11 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.38%) TestRail
11 1 (0.38%) YouTrack
General
1 16 (6.04%) Retail
2 8 (3.02%) Back Office
2 8 (3.02%) Finance
2 8 (3.02%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.64%) Electronics
4 4 (1.51%) Banking
5 3 (1.13%) Automotive
5 3 (1.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 44 (16.60%) Consultant
2 39 (14.72%) IT Support
3 37 (13.96%) Software Engineer
4 32 (12.08%) Support Engineer
5 29 (10.94%) Analyst
5 29 (10.94%) IT Engineer
6 26 (9.81%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 25 (9.43%) Developer
7 25 (9.43%) IT Support Engineer
8 24 (9.06%) C++ Software Engineer
9 22 (8.30%) Senior Software Engineer
10 21 (7.92%) Support Analyst
11 19 (7.17%) Administrator
12 18 (6.79%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
12 18 (6.79%) Systems Administrator
13 17 (6.42%) Software Developer
14 16 (6.04%) Test Engineer
15 13 (4.91%) Software Test Engineer
16 12 (4.53%) C# Software Engineer
16 12 (4.53%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (16.98%) .NET
2 24 (9.06%) WCF
2 24 (9.06%) XML
3 17 (6.42%) ASP.NET
3 17 (6.42%) HTML
4 15 (5.66%) jQuery
5 14 (5.28%) WPF
6 12 (4.53%) CSS
6 12 (4.53%) Web Services
7 11 (4.15%) .NET Framework
8 9 (3.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (3.02%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 8 (3.02%) STL
10 7 (2.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (1.51%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (1.13%) .NET Core
12 3 (1.13%) ADO.NET
12 3 (1.13%) JSON
12 3 (1.13%) RESTful
13 2 (0.75%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.04%) Computer Science
2 13 (4.91%) Algorithms
2 13 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.77%) Blackberry
4 8 (3.02%) Client/Server
5 7 (2.64%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.89%) Clustering
6 5 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.51%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.51%) iPhone
7 4 (1.51%) Replication
8 3 (1.13%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.13%) Robotics
9 1 (0.38%) BYOD
9 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.38%) EFT
9 1 (0.38%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.38%) EPoS
9 1 (0.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 80 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
2 65 (24.53%) Windows Server
3 60 (22.64%) Linux
4 51 (19.25%) Windows 10
5 45 (16.98%) Windows 7
6 40 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (7.92%) Android
7 21 (7.92%) Apple iOS
8 20 (7.55%) Windows 8
9 19 (7.17%) Mac OS X
9 19 (7.17%) Unix
10 16 (6.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (3.40%) Windows Mobile
12 8 (3.02%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (2.64%) CentOS
13 7 (2.64%) Fedora
13 7 (2.64%) FreeBSD
13 7 (2.64%) Mac OS
14 4 (1.51%) Ubuntu
14 4 (1.51%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (18.49%) Software Engineering
3 29 (10.94%) Multithreading
4 26 (9.81%) Scrum
5 20 (7.55%) Project Management
6 19 (7.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (7.17%) Software Testing
7 15 (5.66%) OOP
8 14 (5.28%) Configuration Management
9 13 (4.91%) ITIL
9 13 (4.91%) SDLC
10 12 (4.53%) OOD
10 12 (4.53%) Test Scripting
11 10 (3.77%) DevOps
11 10 (3.77%) OO
11 10 (3.77%) Regression Testing
11 10 (3.77%) Test Planning
12 9 (3.40%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (3.40%) Exploratory Testing
12 9 (3.40%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (33.21%) SQL
2 68 (25.66%) C#
3 53 (20.00%) C++
4 30 (11.32%) Java
4 30 (11.32%) Python
4 30 (11.32%) T-SQL
5 22 (8.30%) PowerShell
6 18 (6.79%) PHP
7 17 (6.42%) C
8 12 (4.53%) JavaScript
9 11 (4.15%) Ruby
10 9 (3.40%) Objective-C
11 8 (3.02%) Bash Shell
11 8 (3.02%) Perl
12 7 (2.64%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.64%) VBScript
13 6 (2.26%) VB
14 5 (1.89%) VB6
15 3 (1.13%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (12.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (12.08%) Degree
3 27 (10.19%) MCSE
4 25 (9.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 24 (9.06%) CCA
5 24 (9.06%) Citrix Certification
6 15 (5.66%) CCNA
6 15 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (5.28%) MCSA
8 9 (3.40%) ISEB
9 7 (2.64%) CCNP
9 7 (2.64%) SC Cleared
9 7 (2.64%) Security Cleared
10 5 (1.89%) A+ Certification
11 4 (1.51%) ISTQB
12 3 (1.13%) HNC
12 3 (1.13%) HND
12 3 (1.13%) JNCIA
12 3 (1.13%) JNCIS
12 3 (1.13%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.51%) SLA
2 2 (0.75%) QA
3 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 73 (27.55%) Active Directory
2 46 (17.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (16.60%) Hyper-V
4 25 (9.43%) XenApp
5 7 (2.64%) Docker
5 7 (2.64%) Firmware
6 3 (1.13%) KVM
7 2 (0.75%) NFS
7 2 (0.75%) oVirt
7 2 (0.75%) pfSense
7 2 (0.75%) Samba
7 2 (0.75%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.38%) NDS
8 1 (0.38%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.38%) QEMU
8 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (3.77%) Puppet
2 7 (2.64%) Ansible
3 3 (1.13%) FreeIPA
3 3 (1.13%) Nagios
3 3 (1.13%) SCCM
3 3 (1.13%) SCOM
4 2 (0.75%) Bacula
4 2 (0.75%) HP SIM
4 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (0.75%) WSUS
5 1 (0.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 144 (54.34%) Microsoft
2 79 (29.81%) VMware
3 43 (16.23%) Citrix
4 26 (9.81%) Cisco
5 20 (7.55%) Dell
6 17 (6.42%) Red Hat
7 10 (3.77%) Apple
8 7 (2.64%) Juniper
8 7 (2.64%) Oracle
9 5 (1.89%) CA
9 5 (1.89%) SonicWALL
10 4 (1.51%) Adobe
10 4 (1.51%) HP
10 4 (1.51%) Infor
10 4 (1.51%) Mitel
11 3 (1.13%) Brocade
12 2 (0.75%) Acronis
12 2 (0.75%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.75%) Foundry
12 2 (0.75%) Google
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