The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Somerset / Taunton
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 3 10
Rank change year-on-year -18 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 11 40 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 12.09% 40.00% 11.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 85.11% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 39 3
Median salary £34,000 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £16,900 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,500 £32,700
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 Taunton with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Taunton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 11 47 10
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 12.09% 47.00% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11 46 8
Median salary £26,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £16,700 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,200 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Taunton 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 Taunton

Windows
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for Windows in Taunton

Windows
Salary Histogram in Taunton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Taunton over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Taunton

Windows
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 27 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Windows.

1 21 (80.77%) SQL Server
2 20 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 19 (73.08%) Unit Testing
4 18 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (69.23%) .NET
5 16 (61.54%) HTML
5 16 (61.54%) Software Engineering
6 15 (57.69%) SQL
6 15 (57.69%) Oracle
7 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
8 13 (50.00%) Scrum
8 13 (50.00%) ETL
8 13 (50.00%) Java
8 13 (50.00%) C#
8 13 (50.00%) C++
8 13 (50.00%) MongoDB
8 13 (50.00%) NoSQL
8 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
9 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
10 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (34.62%) Automated Testing
10 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (30.77%) ITIL
11 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
11 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
12 6 (23.08%) Hadoop
12 6 (23.08%) Big Data
12 6 (23.08%) BPSS Clearance
12 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
13 5 (19.23%) IIS

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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 5 (19.23%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) SSL
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.85%) VPN
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (80.77%) SQL Server
2 13 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 13 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (23.08%) Big Data
3 6 (23.08%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Software Engineer
2 13 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) .NET Software Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Java Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Java Software Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Java Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) IT Support
5 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) .NET
2 16 (61.54%) HTML
3 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
4 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.69%) Web Services
6 1 (3.85%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Unit Testing
2 16 (61.54%) Software Engineering
3 13 (50.00%) ETL
3 13 (50.00%) Scrum
4 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (34.62%) Automated Testing
5 8 (30.77%) ITIL
6 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
7 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.69%) Migration
7 2 (7.69%) Security Patching
7 2 (7.69%) UML
8 1 (3.85%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.85%) High Availability
8 1 (3.85%) OO
8 1 (3.85%) OOP
8 1 (3.85%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 15 (57.69%) SQL
3 13 (50.00%) C#
3 13 (50.00%) C++
3 13 (50.00%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.69%) MCSA
4 2 (7.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Oracle
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) Apple
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
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