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

Microsoft Windows
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 5 2
Rank change year-on-year -6 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 104 180 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 18.31% 24.26% 26.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.73% 67.92% 69.00%
Number of salaries quoted 90 159 165
Median salary £32,500 £38,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.47% -1.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +1.35%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 143 265 300
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 25.18% 35.71% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 126 244 251
Median salary £32,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.47% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £24,750 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Southampton

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

1 109 (47.81%) Microsoft
2 83 (36.40%) SQL
3 73 (32.02%) C#
4 68 (29.82%) Windows Server
5 62 (27.19%) Active Directory
6 61 (26.75%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (22.37%) VMware
8 50 (21.93%) C++
8 50 (21.93%) SQL Server
9 49 (21.49%) Software Engineering
10 46 (20.18%) Office 365
11 45 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
12 38 (16.67%) Linux
13 35 (15.35%) .NET
14 30 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
14 30 (13.16%) MS Exchange
14 30 (13.16%) WCF
15 29 (12.72%) Hyper-V
15 29 (12.72%) Degree
15 29 (12.72%) XML
15 29 (12.72%) Citrix
15 29 (12.72%) Scrum
16 28 (12.28%) Firewall
17 27 (11.84%) Cisco
17 27 (11.84%) Microsoft Office
18 26 (11.40%) Windows 10
18 26 (11.40%) ITIL
18 26 (11.40%) T-SQL
18 26 (11.40%) Unix
19 25 (10.96%) Multithreading

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 30 (13.16%) MS Exchange
2 19 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 17 (7.46%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (7.02%) IIS
5 14 (6.14%) SharePoint
6 12 (5.26%) Apache
7 9 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (3.07%) Tomcat
9 5 (2.19%) JBoss
9 5 (2.19%) Skype for Business
10 4 (1.75%) CMS
10 4 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.75%) WordPress
11 3 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.44%) Drupal
12 1 (0.44%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 27 (11.84%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 46 (20.18%) Office 365
2 4 (1.75%) G Suite
2 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.88%) PaaS
3 2 (0.88%) SaaS
4 1 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.44%) IaaS
4 1 (0.44%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.28%) Firewall
2 24 (10.53%) DNS
3 23 (10.09%) TCP/IP
4 21 (9.21%) SAN
5 20 (8.77%) Network Security
6 19 (8.33%) DHCP
6 19 (8.33%) VoIP
7 15 (6.58%) LAN
8 11 (4.82%) WAN
9 8 (3.51%) Internet
10 6 (2.63%) Telnet
10 6 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (2.19%) SMTP
12 4 (1.75%) 3G
12 4 (1.75%) 4G
12 4 (1.75%) DMZ
12 4 (1.75%) VLAN
12 4 (1.75%) VPN
12 4 (1.75%) Wireless
13 3 (1.32%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (21.93%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.39%) MySQL
3 8 (3.51%) Relational Database
3 8 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (2.19%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (2.19%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.19%) JasperReports
5 5 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.32%) Big Data
8 2 (0.88%) Couchbase
8 2 (0.88%) Ingres
8 2 (0.88%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.88%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.88%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (9.65%) Visual Studio
2 21 (9.21%) Selenium
3 14 (6.14%) SoapUI
3 14 (6.14%) Subversion
4 10 (4.39%) Bugzilla
5 8 (3.51%) Eclipse
5 8 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (3.07%) Git (software)
6 7 (3.07%) Trac
7 4 (1.75%) CruiseControl
7 4 (1.75%) Hudson
7 4 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (1.32%) JUnit
9 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.44%) JIRA
9 1 (0.44%) Moq
9 1 (0.44%) NUnit
9 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.44%) TestRail
9 1 (0.44%) YouTrack
General
1 22 (9.65%) Retail
2 13 (5.70%) Back Office
3 8 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.63%) Finance
5 3 (1.32%) Automotive
6 2 (0.88%) Electronics
6 2 (0.88%) Law
6 2 (0.88%) Legal
7 1 (0.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (15.35%) Software Engineer
2 29 (12.72%) IT Engineer
2 29 (12.72%) Support Engineer
3 27 (11.84%) IT Support
4 24 (10.53%) Consultant
5 22 (9.65%) Analyst
6 21 (9.21%) C++ Software Engineer
6 21 (9.21%) Developer
7 20 (8.77%) Test Engineer
8 17 (7.46%) C# Software Engineer
8 17 (7.46%) Senior Software Engineer
8 17 (7.46%) Software Test Engineer
9 16 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (7.02%) IT Support Engineer
10 15 (6.58%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 14 (6.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 14 (6.14%) Software Developer
12 12 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (5.26%) Support Analyst
13 11 (4.82%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (15.35%) .NET
2 30 (13.16%) WCF
3 29 (12.72%) XML
4 18 (7.89%) jQuery
4 18 (7.89%) WPF
5 13 (5.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (4.82%) ASP.NET
7 10 (4.39%) HTML
8 9 (3.95%) Web Services
9 7 (3.07%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (3.07%) STL
10 6 (2.63%) .NET Core
10 6 (2.63%) ADO.NET
10 6 (2.63%) CSS
10 6 (2.63%) JSON
10 6 (2.63%) JSP
10 6 (2.63%) RESTful
11 5 (2.19%) .NET Framework
12 4 (1.75%) AngularJS
12 4 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.70%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.26%) Algorithms
2 12 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 9 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.07%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.63%) Clustering
5 6 (2.63%) Driving Licence
5 6 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.19%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (1.75%) iPhone
7 4 (1.75%) Replication
8 3 (1.32%) BYOD
8 3 (1.32%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.32%) PKI
9 2 (0.88%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.88%) Robotics
9 2 (0.88%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 68 (29.82%) Windows Server
2 45 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 38 (16.67%) Linux
4 26 (11.40%) Unix
4 26 (11.40%) Windows 10
5 21 (9.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (7.89%) Windows 7
7 15 (6.58%) Android
7 15 (6.58%) Windows 8
8 14 (6.14%) Apple iOS
9 11 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (3.51%) Mac OS
11 6 (2.63%) Mac OS X
11 6 (2.63%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (1.75%) Windows Phone
12 4 (1.75%) Windows Vista
13 3 (1.32%) AIX
13 3 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (26.75%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (21.49%) Software Engineering
3 29 (12.72%) Scrum
4 26 (11.40%) ITIL
5 25 (10.96%) Multithreading
6 22 (9.65%) Test Automation
7 21 (9.21%) Software Testing
7 21 (9.21%) Test Scripting
8 16 (7.02%) OOP
8 16 (7.02%) SDLC
9 15 (6.58%) Regression Testing
10 14 (6.14%) Exploratory Testing
10 14 (6.14%) Performance Testing
10 14 (6.14%) Test Planning
11 12 (5.26%) OOD
11 12 (5.26%) Project Management
12 11 (4.82%) BDD
12 11 (4.82%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (4.82%) TDD
13 10 (4.39%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 83 (36.40%) SQL
2 73 (32.02%) C#
3 50 (21.93%) C++
4 26 (11.40%) T-SQL
5 21 (9.21%) PowerShell
6 16 (7.02%) Java
7 14 (6.14%) Python
8 11 (4.82%) C
9 6 (2.63%) JavaScript
9 6 (2.63%) VB
10 5 (2.19%) Perl
10 5 (2.19%) VB6
11 4 (1.75%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.75%) PHP
11 4 (1.75%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.32%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.88%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.88%) Ruby
14 1 (0.44%) Delphi
14 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (12.72%) Degree
3 15 (6.58%) MCSA
4 14 (6.14%) ISEB
4 14 (6.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (5.70%) MCSE
6 12 (5.26%) CCA
6 12 (5.26%) CCNA
6 12 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
7 11 (4.82%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (2.63%) MCP
9 5 (2.19%) SC Cleared
9 5 (2.19%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.32%) CCNP
11 2 (0.88%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.88%) JNCIA
11 2 (0.88%) JNCIS
11 2 (0.88%) MCITP
11 2 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.02%) SLA
2 3 (1.32%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.32%) QA
3 2 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.44%) GDPR
System Software
1 62 (27.19%) Active Directory
2 29 (12.72%) Hyper-V
3 22 (9.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (5.70%) Docker
5 12 (5.26%) XenApp
6 5 (2.19%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.32%) Firmware
7 3 (1.32%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.88%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.44%) NDS
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.63%) SCCM
2 2 (0.88%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.88%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (0.88%) Puppet
3 1 (0.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.44%) FreeIPA
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.44%) Nagios
3 1 (0.44%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 109 (47.81%) Microsoft
2 51 (22.37%) VMware
3 29 (12.72%) Citrix
4 27 (11.84%) Cisco
5 9 (3.95%) CA
6 7 (3.07%) Apple
6 7 (3.07%) Oracle
7 5 (2.19%) Dell
8 4 (1.75%) Adobe
8 4 (1.75%) Google
8 4 (1.75%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.75%) Veeam
9 3 (1.32%) Blue Coat
10 2 (0.88%) Acronis
10 2 (0.88%) Actian
10 2 (0.88%) Brocade
10 2 (0.88%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.88%) Juniper
10 2 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.88%) Symantec
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, etc
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £100 - £125 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago