Period
to 15 November 2018

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 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 5 4
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 262 339 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 19.29% 24.96% 21.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.86% 77.05% 58.94%
Number of salaries quoted 199 321 270
Southampton median annual salary £32,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.54% -13.33% -
10th Percentile £20,000 £18,500 £22,725
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -6.67%

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 Southampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 350 440 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 25.77% 32.40% 36.69%
Number of salaries quoted 274 398 465
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £32,651 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.85% -18.37% +6.67%
10th Percentile £20,000 £19,675 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +3.90%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

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 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Southampton

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Windows.

1 115 (43.89%) Linux
2 65 (24.81%) Microsoft
3 64 (24.43%) Windows Server
4 59 (22.52%) SQL
5 56 (21.37%) Software Engineering
6 53 (20.23%) C++
7 49 (18.70%) Active Directory
8 48 (18.32%) Degree
8 48 (18.32%) Amazon AWS
9 44 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
10 43 (16.41%) C#
11 42 (16.03%) Windows 7
12 41 (15.65%) C
13 39 (14.89%) VMware
13 39 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
14 38 (14.50%) Windows 10
14 38 (14.50%) Python
14 38 (14.50%) Problem-Solving
15 35 (13.36%) Management Information System
16 34 (12.98%) Firewall
17 32 (12.21%) TDD
18 31 (11.83%) Oracle
18 31 (11.83%) Windows Server 2012
19 30 (11.45%) Cybersecurity
19 30 (11.45%) JavaScript
20 29 (11.07%) Java
20 29 (11.07%) Microsoft Office
20 29 (11.07%) Microsoft Certification
20 29 (11.07%) Information Security
20 29 (11.07%) PowerShell

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 17 (6.49%) IIS
1 17 (6.49%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2013
2 12 (4.58%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.44%) Apache
4 7 (2.67%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.53%) nginx
6 3 (1.15%) Confluence
6 3 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.15%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.38%) CMS
7 1 (0.38%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.38%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 29 (11.07%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.38%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
Cloud Services
1 48 (18.32%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (9.92%) Office 365
4 3 (1.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.15%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (1.15%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.15%) AWS CloudTrail
5 2 (0.76%) G Suite
6 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (12.98%) Firewall
2 22 (8.40%) VPN
3 21 (8.02%) Network Security
4 18 (6.87%) TCP/IP
4 18 (6.87%) VLAN
5 16 (6.11%) DNS
6 15 (5.73%) LAN
7 12 (4.58%) VoIP
7 12 (4.58%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (4.20%) WAN
9 8 (3.05%) H.323
9 8 (3.05%) ISDN
9 8 (3.05%) PBX
10 7 (2.67%) Internet
10 7 (2.67%) SAN
10 7 (2.67%) SCCP
11 5 (1.91%) DHCP
12 4 (1.53%) FTP
12 4 (1.53%) Intranet
13 3 (1.15%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.73%) Neo4j
2 13 (4.96%) Geospatial Data
3 12 (4.58%) Big Data
3 12 (4.58%) SQL Server
4 11 (4.20%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.29%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.91%) Amazon Aurora
6 5 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (1.91%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.91%) Redis
6 5 (1.91%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (1.53%) MySQL
7 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.38%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 24 (9.16%) Jenkins
2 17 (6.49%) LabVIEW
3 12 (4.58%) Vagrant
4 11 (4.20%) GitLab
5 9 (3.44%) Git (software)
5 9 (3.44%) JIRA
5 9 (3.44%) Subversion
6 7 (2.67%) Visual Studio
7 6 (2.29%) Maven
8 5 (1.91%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.53%) Selenium
9 4 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.15%) WiX
11 2 (0.76%) Bugzilla
11 2 (0.76%) CruiseControl
11 2 (0.76%) Gemini Tracker
11 2 (0.76%) Hudson
11 2 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.38%) JUnit
12 1 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (7.25%) Electronics
1 19 (7.25%) Finance
2 10 (3.82%) Marketing
2 10 (3.82%) Retail
2 10 (3.82%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.44%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.67%) Back Office
5 4 (1.53%) Local Government
6 3 (1.15%) Advertising
7 1 (0.38%) Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 55 (20.99%) Analyst
2 43 (16.41%) Software Engineer
3 36 (13.74%) Support Analyst
4 20 (7.63%) 1st Line Support
5 19 (7.25%) IT Support
6 18 (6.87%) DevOps Engineer
6 18 (6.87%) Security Analyst
7 16 (6.11%) AWS Engineer
8 15 (5.73%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 14 (5.34%) C++ Software Engineer
9 14 (5.34%) Developer
10 13 (4.96%) Administrator
10 13 (4.96%) IT Engineer
10 13 (4.96%) Technical Leader
11 12 (4.58%) C# Software Engineer
12 11 (4.20%) Architect
12 11 (4.20%) Java Engineer
12 11 (4.20%) Java Software Engineer
12 11 (4.20%) Python Engineer
12 11 (4.20%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.63%) AngularJS
2 19 (7.25%) React
3 15 (5.73%) .NET
3 15 (5.73%) Node.js
3 15 (5.73%) Vue.js
4 8 (3.05%) XML
5 6 (2.29%) Hibernate
5 6 (2.29%) OpenGL
5 6 (2.29%) Qt
5 6 (2.29%) Spring
5 6 (2.29%) WCF
6 5 (1.91%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (1.91%) Web Services
7 4 (1.53%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (1.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (1.15%) Ajax
8 3 (1.15%) jQuery
9 2 (0.76%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.76%) CSS
9 2 (0.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.36%) Management Information System
2 16 (6.11%) Public Cloud
3 12 (4.58%) Data Centre
3 12 (4.58%) Data Protection Act
3 12 (4.58%) Security Operations Centre
4 10 (3.82%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.05%) Industry 4.0
5 8 (3.05%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.29%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.53%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.53%) Device Driver
7 4 (1.53%) Internet of Things
7 4 (1.53%) Robotics
8 3 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.15%) Clustering
8 3 (1.15%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.15%) User Experience
9 2 (0.76%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.76%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 115 (43.89%) Linux
2 64 (24.43%) Windows Server
3 42 (16.03%) Windows 7
4 38 (14.50%) Windows 10
5 31 (11.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (6.87%) Unix
7 17 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (4.96%) Android
9 9 (3.44%) Ubuntu
9 9 (3.44%) Windows 8
10 8 (3.05%) CentOS
10 8 (3.05%) Windows Vista
11 7 (2.67%) Apple iOS
12 6 (2.29%) Embedded Linux
12 6 (2.29%) Mac OS X
13 5 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (1.53%) Windows 2000
15 3 (1.15%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.76%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (21.37%) Software Engineering
2 44 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (14.50%) Problem-Solving
4 32 (12.21%) TDD
5 30 (11.45%) Cybersecurity
6 29 (11.07%) Information Security
7 23 (8.78%) DevOps
8 21 (8.02%) Scrum
9 19 (7.25%) Software Testing
9 19 (7.25%) Vulnerability Management
10 18 (6.87%) ITIL
11 17 (6.49%) OO
11 17 (6.49%) Open Source
12 16 (6.11%) Performance Testing
12 16 (6.11%) Risk Assessment
13 15 (5.73%) Continuous Delivery
13 15 (5.73%) Customer Requirements
13 15 (5.73%) Root Cause Analysis
14 14 (5.34%) Data Protection
14 14 (5.34%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 59 (22.52%) SQL
2 53 (20.23%) C++
3 43 (16.41%) C#
4 41 (15.65%) C
5 38 (14.50%) Python
6 30 (11.45%) JavaScript
7 29 (11.07%) Java
7 29 (11.07%) PowerShell
8 22 (8.40%) Bash Shell
9 19 (7.25%) Ruby
10 15 (5.73%) Go
11 10 (3.82%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.67%) Korn
13 6 (2.29%) Embedded C
13 6 (2.29%) Perl
14 2 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (18.32%) Degree
2 29 (11.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (8.78%) SC Cleared
3 23 (8.78%) Security Cleared
4 22 (8.40%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (7.63%) CISM
5 20 (7.63%) CISSP
5 20 (7.63%) DV Cleared
6 19 (7.25%) MCSE
6 19 (7.25%) SSCP
7 18 (6.87%) CCNA
8 17 (6.49%) HNC
8 17 (6.49%) HND
9 15 (5.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (4.96%) CCNP
11 11 (4.20%) ISEB
11 11 (4.20%) VCP5
12 9 (3.44%) MCSA
13 8 (3.05%) MCP
14 4 (1.53%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.40%) GDPR
2 20 (7.63%) SLA
3 19 (7.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (6.87%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (1.53%) QA
6 2 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 49 (18.70%) Active Directory
2 25 (9.54%) Docker
3 23 (8.78%) Hyper-V
4 19 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (4.58%) vSphere
6 11 (4.20%) VirtualBox
7 10 (3.82%) Firmware
8 6 (2.29%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.53%) GPFS
9 4 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (1.53%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (1.53%) VMware Server
9 4 (1.53%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.76%) XenApp
10 2 (0.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (8.02%) Puppet
2 18 (6.87%) Ansible
3 17 (6.49%) Kubernetes
3 17 (6.49%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (5.73%) SCCM
5 11 (4.20%) Salt
6 5 (1.91%) SCOM
7 4 (1.53%) Tivoli
7 4 (1.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (1.15%) Grafana
8 3 (1.15%) Prometheus
8 3 (1.15%) WSUS
9 1 (0.38%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 65 (24.81%) Microsoft
2 39 (14.89%) VMware
3 31 (11.83%) Oracle
4 17 (6.49%) SAP
5 15 (5.73%) Intel
6 10 (3.82%) Apple
7 7 (2.67%) Cisco
8 6 (2.29%) Xamarin
9 5 (1.91%) Borland
9 5 (1.91%) HP
9 5 (1.91%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.53%) Citrix
11 3 (1.15%) Atlassian
11 3 (1.15%) Dell
12 2 (0.76%) IBM
13 1 (0.38%) Adobe
13 1 (0.38%) Avaya
13 1 (0.38%) EMC
13 1 (0.38%) Sage
13 1 (0.38%) Sybase