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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 24 4
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows 66 33 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 14.54% 10.31% 28.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.25% 37.50% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 61 27 77
Median salary £47,500 £28,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £18,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +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
134 88 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 29.52% 27.50% 33.79%
Number of salaries quoted 112 73 84
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 28 September 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 90 (61.64%) Linux
2 60 (41.10%) Security Cleared
3 54 (36.99%) DV Cleared
4 51 (34.93%) Windows Server
5 42 (28.77%) Microsoft
6 40 (27.40%) VMware
6 40 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (26.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 38 (26.03%) Cybersecurity
9 37 (25.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 34 (23.29%) C++
11 33 (22.60%) Active Directory
11 33 (22.60%) VMware Infrastructure
12 32 (21.92%) SQL Server
12 32 (21.92%) Python
13 31 (21.23%) SQL
14 29 (19.86%) TCP/IP
15 28 (19.18%) Firewall
15 28 (19.18%) SC Cleared
16 24 (16.44%) Android
16 24 (16.44%) MS Exchange
16 24 (16.44%) C#
16 24 (16.44%) Cybercrime
17 23 (15.75%) Cisco
18 20 (13.70%) WAN
18 20 (13.70%) LAN
18 20 (13.70%) Big Data
19 19 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
19 19 (13.01%) Cisco Certification
20 18 (12.33%) Windows Server 2003

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 24 (16.44%) MS Exchange
2 17 (11.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (6.16%) IIS
3 9 (6.16%) SharePoint
4 8 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.74%) Apache
6 3 (2.05%) Confluence
7 2 (1.37%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (11.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.42%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (3.42%) Office 365
2 3 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.05%) SaaS
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (19.86%) TCP/IP
2 28 (19.18%) Firewall
3 20 (13.70%) LAN
3 20 (13.70%) WAN
4 17 (11.64%) DNS
5 16 (10.96%) Internet
5 16 (10.96%) VPN
6 10 (6.85%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (6.16%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (6.16%) DHCP
7 9 (6.16%) HTTP
8 7 (4.79%) iSCSI
8 7 (4.79%) SAN
8 7 (4.79%) SMTP
9 5 (3.42%) NAS
9 5 (3.42%) VoIP
9 5 (3.42%) Wireless
10 4 (2.74%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (2.74%) HSRP
10 4 (2.74%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (21.92%) SQL Server
2 20 (13.70%) Big Data
3 10 (6.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.74%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.74%) MySQL
5 2 (1.37%) Apache Accumulo
5 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.68%) GIS
6 1 (0.68%) QlikView
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.16%) Selenium
2 7 (4.79%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.79%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.42%) JIRA
3 5 (3.42%) LoadRunner
3 5 (3.42%) RSpec
4 4 (2.74%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.37%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.37%) JMeter
5 2 (1.37%) Subversion
5 2 (1.37%) WATIR
6 1 (0.68%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.68%) WinDbg
General
1 14 (9.59%) Finance
2 12 (8.22%) Manufacturing
2 12 (8.22%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.48%) Advertising
4 5 (3.42%) Electronics
5 4 (2.74%) Marketing
6 2 (1.37%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 29 (19.86%) Analyst
2 21 (14.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (13.01%) Consultant
3 19 (13.01%) Developer
3 19 (13.01%) Technical Consultant
4 11 (7.53%) .NET Developer
4 11 (7.53%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
4 11 (7.53%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
5 10 (6.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (6.85%) C# Developer
6 8 (5.48%) Architect
6 8 (5.48%) Support Engineer
6 8 (5.48%) Test Manager
7 7 (4.79%) Research Engineer
7 7 (4.79%) Security Analyst
7 7 (4.79%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (4.79%) Senior Security Analyst
8 6 (4.11%) C++ Developer
8 6 (4.11%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 6 (4.11%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.22%) .NET
2 11 (7.53%) .NET Framework
3 10 (6.85%) XML
4 9 (6.16%) XSL
5 5 (3.42%) MFC
6 4 (2.74%) LAMP
7 3 (2.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (2.05%) HTML
8 2 (1.37%) ATL
8 2 (1.37%) COM
8 2 (1.37%) OpenCL
8 2 (1.37%) Web Services
9 1 (0.68%) CSS
9 1 (0.68%) jQuery
9 1 (0.68%) JSON
9 1 (0.68%) Qt
9 1 (0.68%) WCF
9 1 (0.68%) WinForms
9 1 (0.68%) WPF
9 1 (0.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.44%) Cybercrime
2 19 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (10.27%) Visualisation
4 13 (8.90%) iPhone
5 11 (7.53%) Cryptography
6 7 (4.79%) Cyber Attack
6 7 (4.79%) Digital Media
6 7 (4.79%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (4.11%) Computer Science
8 5 (3.42%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (3.42%) Internet of Things
8 5 (3.42%) iPad
9 4 (2.74%) Data Centre
9 4 (2.74%) PKI
10 2 (1.37%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.37%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.37%) Clustering
10 2 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.37%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.37%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 90 (61.64%) Linux
2 51 (34.93%) Windows Server
3 39 (26.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (25.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (16.44%) Android
6 18 (12.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (10.96%) Windows 7
8 15 (10.27%) Unix
9 14 (9.59%) Mac OS X
10 13 (8.90%) CentOS
10 13 (8.90%) Windows Phone
11 12 (8.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (7.53%) Apple iOS
13 7 (4.79%) Solaris
14 6 (4.11%) Windows 8
15 3 (2.05%) Windows XP
16 2 (1.37%) FreeNAS
17 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (26.03%) Cybersecurity
3 17 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (10.96%) Integration Testing
4 16 (10.96%) ITIL
5 14 (9.59%) Automated Testing
6 13 (8.90%) Android Development
6 13 (8.90%) iOS Development
6 13 (8.90%) Mobile Development
6 13 (8.90%) Network Design
6 13 (8.90%) Scrum
7 11 (7.53%) Reverse Engineering
8 10 (6.85%) SDLC
9 9 (6.16%) Defect Tracking
9 9 (6.16%) Malware Analysis
9 9 (6.16%) Test Automation
10 7 (4.79%) Data Protection
10 7 (4.79%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (4.79%) TDD
11 6 (4.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 34 (23.29%) C++
2 32 (21.92%) Python
3 31 (21.23%) SQL
4 24 (16.44%) C#
5 16 (10.96%) Perl
6 15 (10.27%) Java
6 15 (10.27%) Objective-C
7 14 (9.59%) C
8 11 (7.53%) JavaScript
9 10 (6.85%) Ruby
10 8 (5.48%) PHP
11 7 (4.79%) Bash Shell
12 6 (4.11%) VB
13 5 (3.42%) PowerShell
13 5 (3.42%) Shell Script
14 3 (2.05%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.37%) Scala
15 2 (1.37%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.68%) Go
16 1 (0.68%) VB6
Qualifications
1 60 (41.10%) Security Cleared
2 54 (36.99%) DV Cleared
3 28 (19.18%) SC Cleared
4 19 (13.01%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (10.27%) CCNA
6 13 (8.90%) Degree
6 13 (8.90%) MCSE
6 13 (8.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (6.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (6.16%) MCITP
9 8 (5.48%) ISEB
10 5 (3.42%) CCNP
10 5 (3.42%) ISTQB
11 4 (2.74%) CCNP Voice
12 3 (2.05%) MCSA
13 2 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 1 (0.68%) CCIE
14 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 1 (0.68%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.74%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (22.60%) Active Directory
1 33 (22.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (10.27%) Hyper-V
3 9 (6.16%) VMware ESX
4 6 (4.11%) XenApp
5 5 (3.42%) vSphere
6 3 (2.05%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (6.85%) SCCM
2 6 (4.11%) Backup Exec
2 6 (4.11%) NetBackup
3 5 (3.42%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (2.74%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (2.74%) Cisco IPCC
4 4 (2.74%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (2.74%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (2.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (2.05%) WhatsUp Gold
5 3 (2.05%) Zenoss
6 2 (1.37%) Nessus
6 2 (1.37%) Puppet
6 2 (1.37%) WSUS
7 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 42 (28.77%) Microsoft
2 40 (27.40%) VMware
3 23 (15.75%) Cisco
4 11 (7.53%) HP
4 11 (7.53%) Red Hat
5 9 (6.16%) Citrix
5 9 (6.16%) Dell
5 9 (6.16%) Symantec
6 6 (4.11%) NetApp
7 5 (3.42%) Palo Alto
8 4 (2.74%) IBM
8 4 (2.74%) Oracle
8 4 (2.74%) SAP
9 3 (2.05%) Brocade
9 3 (2.05%) EqualLogic
9 3 (2.05%) Intel Security
9 3 (2.05%) Splunk
10 2 (1.37%) Google
10 2 (1.37%) Rally
10 2 (1.37%) Sophos
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