The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 20 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 35 68 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 12.59% 17.30% 27.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.04% 71.58% 85.52%
Number of salaries quoted 34 64 116
Median salary £32,500 £38,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
92 95 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 33.09% 24.17% 32.37%
Number of salaries quoted 91 90 130
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +30.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £24,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Windows
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Windows Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Windows
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Windows.

1 42 (44.68%) Security Cleared
2 40 (42.55%) Linux
3 37 (39.36%) Windows Server
4 36 (38.30%) VMware
5 34 (36.17%) DV Cleared
6 32 (34.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (29.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
8 26 (27.66%) Active Directory
9 22 (23.40%) SQL
10 21 (22.34%) Hyper-V
10 21 (22.34%) Cybercrime
11 20 (21.28%) Cybersecurity
11 20 (21.28%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (19.15%) Advertising
12 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
12 18 (19.15%) SC Cleared
13 16 (17.02%) Android
13 16 (17.02%) LAN
13 16 (17.02%) WAN
14 14 (14.89%) C#
15 13 (13.83%) Big Data
15 13 (13.83%) Visualisation
15 13 (13.83%) Degree
16 12 (12.77%) SQL Server
17 11 (11.70%) Python
17 11 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (10.64%) TCP/IP
18 10 (10.64%) C++
19 9 (9.57%) Manufacturing

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 7 (7.45%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.19%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.19%) IIS
4 2 (2.13%) Confluence
4 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.06%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (7.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) Acrobat
2 1 (1.06%) MS Office
2 1 (1.06%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) Office 365
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.02%) LAN
1 16 (17.02%) WAN
2 10 (10.64%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.38%) Firewall
4 4 (4.26%) Wireless
5 2 (2.13%) Internet
5 2 (2.13%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (2.13%) VLAN
5 2 (2.13%) VPN
6 1 (1.06%) DNS
6 1 (1.06%) NAS
6 1 (1.06%) Network Security
6 1 (1.06%) SAN
6 1 (1.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.83%) Big Data
2 12 (12.77%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.57%) Hadoop
4 7 (7.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.19%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.06%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.06%) MySQL
6 1 (1.06%) QlikView
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (9.57%) JIRA
2 4 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (4.26%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.26%) Selenium
3 3 (3.19%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.19%) JMeter
3 3 (3.19%) WATIR
4 1 (1.06%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.06%) Gatling
4 1 (1.06%) Subversion
4 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (19.15%) Advertising
2 9 (9.57%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.32%) Finance
4 3 (3.19%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.06%) Games
5 1 (1.06%) Retail
5 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (20.21%) Consultant
2 18 (19.15%) Technical Consultant
3 14 (14.89%) Analyst
4 10 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (10.64%) IT Engineer
5 9 (9.57%) Support Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) .NET Developer
6 8 (8.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) Developer
6 8 (8.51%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (7.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (7.45%) C# Developer
7 7 (7.45%) IT Support
7 7 (7.45%) IT Support Engineer
7 7 (7.45%) Research Engineer
8 6 (6.38%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.32%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
9 5 (5.32%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
9 5 (5.32%) VMware Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.57%) .NET
1 9 (9.57%) XML
2 8 (8.51%) .NET Framework
3 7 (7.45%) XSL
4 3 (3.19%) HTML
5 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.06%) Classic ASP
5 1 (1.06%) CSS
5 1 (1.06%) EJB
5 1 (1.06%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.06%) J2EE
5 1 (1.06%) jQuery
5 1 (1.06%) JSON
5 1 (1.06%) Spring
5 1 (1.06%) WCF
5 1 (1.06%) Web Services
5 1 (1.06%) XSD
5 1 (1.06%) XSLT
5 1 (1.06%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.34%) Cybercrime
2 13 (13.83%) Visualisation
3 7 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.45%) iPhone
4 6 (6.38%) Cyber Attack
5 4 (4.26%) Cyber Defence
5 4 (4.26%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.13%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.13%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.13%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.13%) Physics
8 1 (1.06%) CESG
8 1 (1.06%) Cyber Warfare
8 1 (1.06%) EPoS
8 1 (1.06%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 40 (42.55%) Linux
2 37 (39.36%) Windows Server
3 32 (34.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (29.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (21.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (17.02%) Android
7 9 (9.57%) Apple iOS
7 9 (9.57%) CentOS
7 9 (9.57%) Mac OS X
7 9 (9.57%) Windows 7
8 8 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (7.45%) Windows Phone
10 4 (4.26%) Unix
11 3 (3.19%) FreeBSD
12 2 (2.13%) Windows 8
12 2 (2.13%) Windows XP
13 1 (1.06%) Debian
13 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.28%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (8.51%) Integration Testing
4 7 (7.45%) Android Development
4 7 (7.45%) iOS Development
4 7 (7.45%) Mobile Development
4 7 (7.45%) Network Design
5 6 (6.38%) ITIL
5 6 (6.38%) Reverse Engineering
5 6 (6.38%) Software Engineering
5 6 (6.38%) TDD
6 5 (5.32%) Cryptography
6 5 (5.32%) Data Protection
7 4 (4.26%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.26%) E-Commerce
7 4 (4.26%) Scrum
7 4 (4.26%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.26%) Test Automation
7 4 (4.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.40%) SQL
2 14 (14.89%) C#
3 11 (11.70%) Python
4 10 (10.64%) C++
5 7 (7.45%) C
5 7 (7.45%) Perl
6 6 (6.38%) Java
6 6 (6.38%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.32%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.26%) Objective-C
8 4 (4.26%) Ruby
9 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.13%) PHP
10 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.13%) VB
11 1 (1.06%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.06%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.06%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.06%) PHP 5
11 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 42 (44.68%) Security Cleared
2 34 (36.17%) DV Cleared
3 18 (19.15%) SC Cleared
4 13 (13.83%) Degree
5 5 (5.32%) MCSE
5 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.26%) ISTQB
6 4 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.13%) CCNA
7 2 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.13%) ISEB
7 2 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.06%) CHECK Team Leader
8 1 (1.06%) CHECK Team Member
8 1 (1.06%) MCP
8 1 (1.06%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 26 (27.66%) Active Directory
1 26 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (22.34%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.45%) VMware ESX
4 5 (5.32%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (4.26%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.06%) VirtualBox
7 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) Puppet
1 4 (4.26%) SCCM
2 2 (2.13%) Nessus
2 2 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.06%) Ansible
3 1 (1.06%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.06%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.06%) Salt
3 1 (1.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.06%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (1.06%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 36 (38.30%) VMware
2 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.51%) Red Hat
4 7 (7.45%) Citrix
5 3 (3.19%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (2.13%) Cisco
6 2 (2.13%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.06%) Adobe
7 1 (1.06%) Brocade
7 1 (1.06%) Dell
7 1 (1.06%) IBM
7 1 (1.06%) NetApp
7 1 (1.06%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.06%) Symantec
7 1 (1.06%) Zend
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