Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 15 11
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 22 44 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 15.49% 22.22% 29.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 95.65% 86.27% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 22 39 33
Taunton median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +19.05%
10th Percentile £21,000 £19,500 £20,400
90th Percentile £43,500 £41,850 £48,675
Somerset median annual salary £33,750 £30,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -17.81% +12.31%

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 Taunton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Taunton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 23 51 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 16.20% 25.76% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22 45 38
Taunton median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £21,000 £19,500 £21,400
90th Percentile £43,500 £45,900 £49,125
Somerset median annual salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.41% -1.33% +15.38%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

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 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Taunton

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 17 (77.27%) Firewall
2 14 (63.64%) VMware
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
4 12 (54.55%) SAN
4 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (50.00%) Network Security
5 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (31.82%) Hadoop
6 7 (31.82%) Office 365
6 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (31.82%) Cloudera
6 7 (31.82%) Docker
6 7 (31.82%) Hitachi
6 7 (31.82%) Kerberos
6 7 (31.82%) Linux
6 7 (31.82%) LDAP
6 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
6 7 (31.82%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
7 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (22.73%) Degree
8 5 (22.73%) QA
8 5 (22.73%) Windows 10
9 4 (18.18%) Web Filtering
9 4 (18.18%) Data Loss Prevention

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 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) IaaS
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) Firewall
2 12 (54.55%) SAN
3 11 (50.00%) Network Security
4 7 (31.82%) Kerberos
4 7 (31.82%) LDAP
5 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 6 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (18.18%) Wireless
7 3 (13.64%) DHCP
7 3 (13.64%) DNS
7 3 (13.64%) VLAN
7 3 (13.64%) VoIP
7 3 (13.64%) WAN
8 1 (4.55%) LAN
8 1 (4.55%) VPN
8 1 (4.55%) WLAN
8 1 (4.55%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Hadoop
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Administrator
1 7 (31.82%) Linux Administrator
1 7 (31.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 7 (31.82%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) IT Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) IT Support
3 5 (22.73%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 4 (18.18%) Security Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) ICT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows Server
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (31.82%) Linux
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 5 (22.73%) Windows 10
6 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
7 2 (9.09%) Android
7 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
8 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (31.82%) Continuous Delivery
1 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
3 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (18.18%) Data Loss Prevention
3 4 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (18.18%) Information Security
3 4 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (18.18%) SIEM
3 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (18.18%) Web Application Development
3 4 (18.18%) Web Filtering
4 2 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (9.09%) Time Management
5 1 (4.55%) Open Source
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) C++
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) A+ Certification
2 1 (4.55%) CCENT
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
2 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) Docker
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.55%) Sysprep
2 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.55%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) VMware
2 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) Cloudera
3 7 (31.82%) Hitachi
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco
5 2 (9.09%) Apple
5 2 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
6 1 (4.55%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (4.55%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle
6 1 (4.55%) Veeam
6 1 (4.55%) Xerox