The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 149 35 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 32.04% 12.03% 17.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 94.90% 54.69% 62.16%
Number of salaries quoted 129 34 39
Average salary £31,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,650 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,100 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Windows
Gloucestershire

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
157 64 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 33.76% 21.99% 28.03%
Number of salaries quoted 134 57 62
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 105 (45.06%) Microsoft
2 102 (43.78%) Finance
3 89 (38.20%) SQL
4 73 (31.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 64 (27.47%) SQL Server
5 64 (27.47%) Linux
6 53 (22.75%) MS Excel
7 50 (21.46%) TCP/IP
8 49 (21.03%) DNS
9 47 (20.17%) VMware
10 46 (19.74%) Active Directory
11 44 (18.88%) Citrix
12 43 (18.45%) Windows Server 2003
13 41 (17.60%) DHCP
13 41 (17.60%) Cisco
14 40 (17.17%) Firewall
15 39 (16.74%) MS Office
15 39 (16.74%) XML
16 38 (16.31%) .NET
17 36 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
18 34 (14.59%) Data Protection
18 34 (14.59%) Windows Server 2012
19 33 (14.16%) Client/Server
20 31 (13.30%) Java
21 30 (12.88%) C#
21 30 (12.88%) FTP
21 30 (12.88%) Windows 7
22 28 (12.02%) XenApp
23 26 (11.16%) IIS
23 26 (11.16%) SSL

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (11.16%) IIS
2 20 (8.58%) MS Exchange
3 10 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.29%) Lync
6 2 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.86%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.43%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 53 (22.75%) MS Excel
2 39 (16.74%) MS Office
3 6 (2.58%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.43%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.00%) SaaS
2 4 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (21.46%) TCP/IP
2 49 (21.03%) DNS
3 41 (17.60%) DHCP
4 40 (17.17%) Firewall
5 30 (12.88%) FTP
6 26 (11.16%) SSL
7 25 (10.73%) SMTP
8 23 (9.87%) VPN
9 20 (8.58%) LDAP
9 20 (8.58%) Telnet
10 19 (8.15%) Internet
11 16 (6.87%) Network Security
12 15 (6.44%) Intrusion Detection
12 15 (6.44%) HTTP
13 14 (6.01%) LAN
14 9 (3.86%) WAN
15 6 (2.58%) SAN
16 5 (2.15%) Wireshark
16 5 (2.15%) tcpdump
17 4 (1.72%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (27.47%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (4.29%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (3.86%) MySQL
5 5 (2.15%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.43%) MS Access
7 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (6.44%) Subversion
2 12 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (4.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (2.58%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.15%) ClearQuest
5 5 (2.15%) MSI
5 5 (2.15%) InstallShield
5 5 (2.15%) FxCop
5 5 (2.15%) StyleCop
6 2 (0.86%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.43%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
General
1 102 (43.78%) Finance
2 11 (4.72%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.43%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.58%) Military
5 5 (2.15%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.72%) Electronics
7 3 (1.29%) Automotive
7 3 (1.29%) Retail
8 2 (0.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 87 (37.34%) Analyst
2 55 (23.61%) Support Analyst
3 29 (12.45%) Developer
4 23 (9.87%) Software Engineer
5 17 (7.30%) Network Engineer
6 16 (6.87%) Software Developer
7 15 (6.44%) .NET Developer
7 15 (6.44%) Lead Network Engineer
8 14 (6.01%) Help Desk Analyst
9 13 (5.58%) Support Engineer
9 13 (5.58%) Applications Support
9 13 (5.58%) Help Desk Support
10 12 (5.15%) Help Desk Support Analyst
11 11 (4.72%) C++ Software Engineer
11 11 (4.72%) 2nd Line Support
12 10 (4.29%) Support Specialist
12 10 (4.29%) DBA
12 10 (4.29%) SQL DBA
12 10 (4.29%) .NET Software Developer
13 9 (3.86%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (16.74%) XML
2 38 (16.31%) .NET
3 21 (9.01%) CSS
4 20 (8.58%) HTML
5 15 (6.44%) ASP.NET
6 11 (4.72%) Software Packaging
6 11 (4.72%) Qt
7 10 (4.29%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 9 (3.86%) COM
9 8 (3.43%) .NET Framework
10 6 (2.58%) Web Services
11 5 (2.15%) XSL
11 5 (2.15%) AngularJS
11 5 (2.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (1.29%) jQuery
12 3 (1.29%) MFC
13 2 (0.86%) SOAP
13 2 (0.86%) MooTools
14 1 (0.43%) Middleware
14 1 (0.43%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (14.16%) Client/Server
3 17 (7.30%) Data Protection Act
4 13 (5.58%) Mobile App
4 13 (5.58%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.86%) N-Tier
6 7 (3.00%) AS400
6 7 (3.00%) PKI
6 7 (3.00%) LPAR
7 5 (2.15%) iSeries
7 5 (2.15%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.15%) CMDB
8 3 (1.29%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.86%) Physics
9 2 (0.86%) Statistics
9 2 (0.86%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.86%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.86%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.86%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 73 (31.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 64 (27.47%) Linux
3 43 (18.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 34 (14.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (12.88%) Windows 7
6 22 (9.44%) Windows 2000 Server
7 10 (4.29%) Mac OS X
8 9 (3.86%) Windows XP
8 9 (3.86%) UNIX
9 8 (3.43%) Windows NT
10 7 (3.00%) Solaris
11 6 (2.58%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.58%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.43%) AIX
12 1 (0.43%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (14.59%) Data Protection
2 24 (10.30%) ITIL
3 23 (9.87%) Information Security
3 23 (9.87%) Software Engineering
4 21 (9.01%) Configuration Management
5 14 (6.01%) Technical Architecture
6 13 (5.58%) Network Architecture
7 11 (4.72%) OOD
7 11 (4.72%) OO
8 10 (4.29%) Migration
8 10 (4.29%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (4.29%) Mobile Application Development
9 9 (3.86%) Cyber Security
9 9 (3.86%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (3.86%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (3.86%) Digital Signal Processing
9 9 (3.86%) Signal Processing
9 9 (3.86%) Performance Monitoring
9 9 (3.86%) Data Modelling
10 8 (3.43%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (38.20%) SQL
2 31 (13.30%) Java
3 30 (12.88%) C#
4 23 (9.87%) C++
4 23 (9.87%) Python
5 21 (9.01%) JavaScript
6 15 (6.44%) Perl
6 15 (6.44%) T-SQL
7 13 (5.58%) PHP
8 10 (4.29%) C
8 10 (4.29%) XQuery
8 10 (4.29%) XPath
9 8 (3.43%) PowerShell
9 8 (3.43%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.15%) COBOL
11 3 (1.29%) Embedded C++
12 2 (0.86%) Embedded C
12 2 (0.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (10.73%) Security Cleared
2 19 (8.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (7.30%) MCSE
4 16 (6.87%) DV Cleared
5 15 (6.44%) MCSA
6 14 (6.01%) Degree
7 13 (5.58%) SC Cleared
8 12 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (3.43%) CCNA
10 5 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (2.15%) GCIA
10 5 (2.15%) GCIH
11 4 (1.72%) CCNP
12 3 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.86%) CCA
13 2 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.86%) MCP
13 2 (0.86%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.86%) MCTS
13 2 (0.86%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.72%) SLA
1 4 (1.72%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (19.74%) Active Directory
2 28 (12.02%) XenApp
3 26 (11.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (6.44%) Hyper-V
5 12 (5.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (2.15%) Snort
7 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.29%) vSphere
9 2 (0.86%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (7.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 14 (6.01%) SCCM
3 5 (2.15%) SCOM
3 5 (2.15%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.86%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.43%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 105 (45.06%) Microsoft
2 47 (20.17%) VMware
3 44 (18.88%) Citrix
4 41 (17.60%) Cisco
5 22 (9.44%) Juniper
6 18 (7.73%) CheckPoint
7 16 (6.87%) Remedy
8 12 (5.15%) Sophos
9 7 (3.00%) Apple
9 7 (3.00%) Oracle
10 6 (2.58%) IBM
10 6 (2.58%) Adobe
11 5 (2.15%) Twitter
11 5 (2.15%) LogRhythm
12 3 (1.29%) Websense
12 3 (1.29%) HP
12 3 (1.29%) Dell
13 2 (0.86%) Symantec
13 2 (0.86%) Nokia
13 2 (0.86%) McAfee
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