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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 17 14 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 51 41 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 13.21% 12.69% 31.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.86% 55.41% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 49 39 117
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
119 74 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 30.83% 22.91% 32.87%
Number of salaries quoted 108 67 120
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £24,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 7 December 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 56 (50.45%) Linux
2 49 (44.14%) Security Cleared
3 47 (42.34%) DV Cleared
4 44 (39.64%) Windows Server
5 38 (34.23%) VMware
6 33 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (28.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 31 (27.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 28 (25.23%) Active Directory
10 26 (23.42%) SQL
11 25 (22.52%) Cybercrime
12 22 (19.82%) Cybersecurity
12 22 (19.82%) SC Cleared
13 21 (18.92%) Android
13 21 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
14 20 (18.02%) Microsoft
15 19 (17.12%) LAN
15 19 (17.12%) WAN
15 19 (17.12%) Hyper-V
16 18 (16.22%) Big Data
17 17 (15.32%) C++
18 16 (14.41%) C#
18 16 (14.41%) Visualisation
19 15 (13.51%) SQL Server
19 15 (13.51%) TCP/IP
19 15 (13.51%) Firewall
19 15 (13.51%) Advertising
20 14 (12.61%) Python
21 12 (10.81%) Windows 7

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 11 (9.91%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.01%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.60%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.70%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.70%) Confluence
4 3 (2.70%) IIS
5 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.90%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.90%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (9.01%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.90%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.41%) Office 365
2 2 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.12%) LAN
1 19 (17.12%) WAN
2 15 (13.51%) Firewall
2 15 (13.51%) TCP/IP
3 8 (7.21%) Internet
4 5 (4.50%) Wireless
5 4 (3.60%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (3.60%) VPN
6 3 (2.70%) DNS
6 3 (2.70%) NAS
6 3 (2.70%) SAN
7 2 (1.80%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.80%) VLAN
8 1 (0.90%) HTTP
8 1 (0.90%) Network Security
8 1 (0.90%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.90%) SMTP
8 1 (0.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.22%) Big Data
2 15 (13.51%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.11%) Hadoop
4 7 (6.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.70%) Apache Accumulo
6 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.90%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.90%) MySQL
7 1 (0.90%) QlikView
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (9.01%) JIRA
2 5 (4.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.50%) Selenium
3 3 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (2.70%) JMeter
3 3 (2.70%) WATIR
4 2 (1.80%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.80%) RSpec
5 1 (0.90%) Subversion
5 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.90%) WinDbg
General
1 15 (13.51%) Advertising
2 8 (7.21%) Finance
2 8 (7.21%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.90%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.90%) Retail
3 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (18.92%) Consultant
1 21 (18.92%) Technical Consultant
2 20 (18.02%) Analyst
3 12 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (7.21%) .NET Developer
4 8 (7.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (7.21%) Developer
4 8 (7.21%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
4 8 (7.21%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
5 7 (6.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (6.31%) C# Developer
5 7 (6.31%) IT Engineer
5 7 (6.31%) Support Analyst
5 7 (6.31%) Support Engineer
6 6 (5.41%) Test Analyst
6 6 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (4.50%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (4.50%) IT Support
7 5 (4.50%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (4.50%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.11%) .NET
1 9 (8.11%) XML
2 8 (7.21%) .NET Framework
3 7 (6.31%) XSL
4 2 (1.80%) HTML
5 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.90%) Classic ASP
5 1 (0.90%) CSS
5 1 (0.90%) EJB
5 1 (0.90%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.90%) J2EE
5 1 (0.90%) jQuery
5 1 (0.90%) JSON
5 1 (0.90%) Qt
5 1 (0.90%) Spring
5 1 (0.90%) WCF
5 1 (0.90%) Web Services
5 1 (0.90%) XSD
5 1 (0.90%) XSLT
5 1 (0.90%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.52%) Cybercrime
2 16 (14.41%) Visualisation
3 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.01%) iPhone
4 7 (6.31%) Cryptography
4 7 (6.31%) Cyber Attack
5 5 (4.50%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.80%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.80%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.80%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.80%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.80%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.90%) CESG
8 1 (0.90%) Clustering
8 1 (0.90%) EPoS
8 1 (0.90%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 56 (50.45%) Linux
2 44 (39.64%) Windows Server
3 33 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (28.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (18.92%) Android
5 21 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (10.81%) Windows 7
7 11 (9.91%) Apple iOS
7 11 (9.91%) CentOS
8 10 (9.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (9.01%) Unix
8 10 (9.01%) Windows Phone
9 9 (8.11%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.80%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.80%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.90%) Debian
11 1 (0.90%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.90%) Solaris
11 1 (0.90%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.90%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.82%) Cybersecurity
2 21 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (9.91%) Integration Testing
4 10 (9.01%) Android Development
4 10 (9.01%) iOS Development
4 10 (9.01%) Mobile Development
4 10 (9.01%) Network Design
5 9 (8.11%) Reverse Engineering
6 8 (7.21%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (6.31%) Automated Testing
7 7 (6.31%) ITIL
8 6 (5.41%) Scrum
8 6 (5.41%) TDD
9 5 (4.50%) Data Protection
9 5 (4.50%) Defect Tracking
9 5 (4.50%) SDLC
9 5 (4.50%) Test Automation
10 4 (3.60%) DevOps
10 4 (3.60%) Software Engineering
10 4 (3.60%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.42%) SQL
2 17 (15.32%) C++
3 16 (14.41%) C#
4 14 (12.61%) Python
5 9 (8.11%) Objective-C
6 8 (7.21%) C
7 7 (6.31%) JavaScript
8 6 (5.41%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.41%) Java
9 5 (4.50%) Perl
10 3 (2.70%) PHP
10 3 (2.70%) Ruby
10 3 (2.70%) VB
11 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.90%) Go
12 1 (0.90%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.90%) VB6
Qualifications
1 49 (44.14%) Security Cleared
2 47 (42.34%) DV Cleared
3 22 (19.82%) SC Cleared
4 11 (9.91%) Degree
5 8 (7.21%) MCSE
5 8 (7.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (6.31%) CCNA
6 7 (6.31%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (6.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (3.60%) ISEB
7 4 (3.60%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.80%) MCITP
8 2 (1.80%) MCSA
9 1 (0.90%) MCP
9 1 (0.90%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 31 (27.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (25.23%) Active Directory
3 19 (17.12%) Hyper-V
4 9 (8.11%) VMware ESX
5 4 (3.60%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.90%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.90%) vSphere
8 1 (0.90%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (5.41%) SCCM
2 4 (3.60%) Puppet
3 3 (2.70%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.70%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (2.70%) WhatsUp Gold
3 3 (2.70%) Zenoss
4 2 (1.80%) Nessus
4 2 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.90%) Ansible
5 1 (0.90%) Salt
Vendors
1 38 (34.23%) VMware
2 20 (18.02%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.01%) Cisco
3 10 (9.01%) Red Hat
4 7 (6.31%) Citrix
5 6 (5.41%) Symantec
6 3 (2.70%) Brocade
6 3 (2.70%) CA Agile Central
6 3 (2.70%) Dell
6 3 (2.70%) IBM
6 3 (2.70%) NetApp
6 3 (2.70%) Palo Alto
6 3 (2.70%) Splunk
7 2 (1.80%) HP
7 2 (1.80%) Intel Security
8 1 (0.90%) Adobe
8 1 (0.90%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.90%) Zend
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Posted: Yesterday
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