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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 21 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 31 75 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 12.55% 17.24% 26.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.74% 71.43% 71.53%
Number of salaries quoted 31 67 96
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £48,750
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
78 105 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 31.58% 24.14% 36.46%
Number of salaries quoted 77 91 118
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
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 February 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 36 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 33 (40.74%) VMware
3 30 (37.04%) Linux
3 30 (37.04%) Windows Server
4 25 (30.86%) Active Directory
5 24 (29.63%) DV Cleared
6 22 (27.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (27.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (24.69%) Hyper-V
9 19 (23.46%) Advertising
10 17 (20.99%) SQL
10 17 (20.99%) Cybersecurity
11 14 (17.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (17.28%) SC Cleared
11 14 (17.28%) Cybercrime
12 12 (14.81%) Android
12 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
12 12 (14.81%) Python
13 11 (13.58%) LAN
13 11 (13.58%) WAN
14 10 (12.35%) C#
14 10 (12.35%) Manufacturing
15 9 (11.11%) Visualisation
15 9 (11.11%) Big Data
15 9 (11.11%) Apple iOS
15 9 (11.11%) Wireless
15 9 (11.11%) C
15 9 (11.11%) Mac OS X
16 8 (9.88%) Citrix

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 5 (6.17%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (3.70%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.23%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.23%) Confluence
4 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.23%) IIS
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS Office
3 1 (1.23%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.23%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Office 365
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.58%) LAN
1 11 (13.58%) WAN
2 9 (11.11%) Wireless
3 6 (7.41%) Firewall
4 3 (3.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.47%) DNS
5 2 (2.47%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.23%) DHCP
6 1 (1.23%) Internet
6 1 (1.23%) Network Security
6 1 (1.23%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (1.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) Big Data
2 7 (8.64%) Hadoop
2 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.23%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.23%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.23%) MySQL
4 1 (1.23%) QlikView
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) JIRA
2 2 (2.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.47%) Selenium
3 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.23%) Gatling
3 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.23%) JMeter
3 1 (1.23%) Subversion
3 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.23%) WATIR
General
1 19 (23.46%) Advertising
2 10 (12.35%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.41%) Finance
4 3 (3.70%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.70%) Games
5 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.23%) Electronics
6 1 (1.23%) Legal
6 1 (1.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (19.75%) Analyst
1 16 (19.75%) Consultant
2 12 (14.81%) Technical Consultant
3 10 (12.35%) IT Engineer
3 10 (12.35%) Windows Engineer
4 9 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 8 (9.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (9.88%) Research Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) IT Support
6 7 (8.64%) IT Support Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (4.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Security Consultant
8 4 (4.94%) Security Tester
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.17%) .NET
1 5 (6.17%) XML
2 4 (4.94%) .NET Framework
3 3 (3.70%) HTML
3 3 (3.70%) XSL
4 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.23%) Classic ASP
4 1 (1.23%) CSS
4 1 (1.23%) EJB
4 1 (1.23%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.23%) J2EE
4 1 (1.23%) jQuery
4 1 (1.23%) JSON
4 1 (1.23%) Spring
4 1 (1.23%) WCF
4 1 (1.23%) Web Services
4 1 (1.23%) XSD
4 1 (1.23%) XSLT
4 1 (1.23%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) Cybercrime
2 6 (7.41%) Cyber Attack
3 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.94%) Cyber Defence
3 4 (4.94%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (3.70%) iPhone
5 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.23%) CESG
6 1 (1.23%) Cyber Warfare
6 1 (1.23%) EPoS
6 1 (1.23%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.23%) Fintech
6 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.04%) Linux
1 30 (37.04%) Windows Server
2 22 (27.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (17.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (14.81%) Android
6 9 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 9 (11.11%) Mac OS X
7 7 (8.64%) CentOS
7 7 (8.64%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.94%) FreeBSD
8 4 (4.94%) Unix
9 3 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.70%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.23%) Debian
10 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.99%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (11.11%) Visualisation
3 7 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (7.41%) Reverse Engineering
4 6 (7.41%) Software Engineering
5 5 (6.17%) Service Delivery
5 5 (6.17%) TDD
5 5 (6.17%) Test Scripting
6 4 (4.94%) Cryptography
6 4 (4.94%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (4.94%) E-Commerce
6 4 (4.94%) ITIL
6 4 (4.94%) Regulatory Compliance
6 4 (4.94%) Security Management
6 4 (4.94%) Unit Testing
7 3 (3.70%) Android Development
7 3 (3.70%) DevOps
7 3 (3.70%) iOS Development
7 3 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.99%) SQL
2 12 (14.81%) Python
3 10 (12.35%) C#
4 9 (11.11%) C
5 8 (9.88%) C++
6 7 (8.64%) JavaScript
7 6 (7.41%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.41%) Java
7 6 (7.41%) Perl
8 5 (6.17%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.70%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.47%) PHP
10 2 (2.47%) Ruby
10 2 (2.47%) VB
11 1 (1.23%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.23%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.23%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.23%) PHP 5
11 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 36 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 24 (29.63%) DV Cleared
3 14 (17.28%) SC Cleared
4 8 (9.88%) Degree
5 4 (4.94%) CHECK Team Leader
5 4 (4.94%) CHECK Team Member
6 3 (3.70%) MCSE
6 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.47%) CCNA
7 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.47%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.23%) ISEB
8 1 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.23%) MCP
8 1 (1.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 25 (30.86%) Active Directory
2 22 (27.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (24.69%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.94%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (2.47%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.47%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Nessus
1 2 (2.47%) Puppet
2 1 (1.23%) Ansible
2 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.23%) Salt
2 1 (1.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (40.74%) VMware
2 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.88%) Citrix
4 6 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.70%) Cisco
6 2 (2.47%) Fortinet
6 2 (2.47%) Intel Security
6 2 (2.47%) Juniper
6 2 (2.47%) Meraki
6 2 (2.47%) Ubiquiti
7 1 (1.23%) Adobe
7 1 (1.23%) Apple
7 1 (1.23%) arcserve
7 1 (1.23%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.23%) Dell
7 1 (1.23%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.23%) SAP
7 1 (1.23%) Zend
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum + Bonus, On-Call, Paid Certs etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £75000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago