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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 3 17
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 74 106 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 14.98% 25.79% 13.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.20% 65.43% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 59 92 44
Median salary £45,000 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £23,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,900 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,828 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
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
125 162 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 25.30% 39.42% 32.46%
Number of salaries quoted 104 124 104
Median salary £45,000 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £47,750
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 5 May 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 84 (57.14%) Linux
2 59 (40.14%) VMware
3 55 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (37.41%) Security Cleared
4 50 (34.01%) Python
4 50 (34.01%) Microsoft
5 45 (30.61%) Java
6 44 (29.93%) DV Cleared
6 44 (29.93%) Windows Server
7 43 (29.25%) SQL
8 41 (27.89%) SQL Server
9 39 (26.53%) SC Cleared
9 39 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 37 (25.17%) C++
11 35 (23.81%) Perl
11 35 (23.81%) Active Directory
11 35 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
12 34 (23.13%) Windows Server 2012
13 32 (21.77%) VMware Infrastructure
14 30 (20.41%) Citrix
15 29 (19.73%) ITIL
16 28 (19.05%) TCP/IP
16 28 (19.05%) SAN
17 27 (18.37%) Big Data
18 26 (17.69%) Ruby
19 25 (17.01%) DNS
19 25 (17.01%) JavaScript
19 25 (17.01%) Waterfall
20 24 (16.33%) SDLC

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 20 (13.61%) MS Exchange
2 15 (10.20%) Apache
2 15 (10.20%) IIS
3 11 (7.48%) WebLogic
4 8 (5.44%) Confluence
5 5 (3.40%) Apache Spark
5 5 (3.40%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.40%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.36%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (19.05%) SAN
1 28 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 25 (17.01%) DNS
3 20 (13.61%) Firewall
4 18 (12.24%) VPN
5 17 (11.56%) DHCP
5 17 (11.56%) Internet
6 14 (9.52%) SMTP
7 12 (8.16%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (8.16%) SSL
8 11 (7.48%) HTTP
9 8 (5.44%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (5.44%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (4.76%) BGP
10 7 (4.76%) EIGRP
10 7 (4.76%) HSRP
10 7 (4.76%) MPLS
10 7 (4.76%) OSPF
10 7 (4.76%) Unified Communications
10 7 (4.76%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (27.89%) SQL Server
2 27 (18.37%) Big Data
3 11 (7.48%) MySQL
4 7 (4.76%) Hadoop
5 5 (3.40%) Apache Accumulo
5 5 (3.40%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (3.40%) IBM InfoSphere
5 5 (3.40%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.40%) Neo4j
5 5 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.04%) GIS
6 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.36%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.36%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (13.61%) Selenium
2 13 (8.84%) Jenkins
3 9 (6.12%) Cucumber
4 8 (5.44%) JIRA
5 7 (4.76%) Visual Studio
6 6 (4.08%) Git (software)
6 6 (4.08%) LoadRunner
6 6 (4.08%) RSpec
7 5 (3.40%) ClearQuest
8 4 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (2.04%) InstallShield
9 3 (2.04%) MSI
9 3 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (1.36%) Maven
11 1 (0.68%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.68%) Rational DOORS
11 1 (0.68%) Subversion
11 1 (0.68%) WiX
General
1 20 (13.61%) Advertising
2 14 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 13 (8.84%) Finance
4 4 (2.72%) Electronics
5 3 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.04%) Marketing
6 2 (1.36%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 33 (22.45%) Analyst
2 25 (17.01%) Support Engineer
3 22 (14.97%) IT Engineer
4 20 (13.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (12.24%) Developer
6 16 (10.88%) Consultant
6 16 (10.88%) IT Support
7 15 (10.20%) IT Support Engineer
7 15 (10.20%) Technical Consultant
8 14 (9.52%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
8 14 (9.52%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
9 13 (8.84%) C++ Developer
9 13 (8.84%) Test Analyst
10 12 (8.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 12 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
11 11 (7.48%) Test Engineer
12 10 (6.80%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (6.80%) Senior Analyst
13 9 (6.12%) Java Developer
13 9 (6.12%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.93%) XML
2 13 (8.84%) HTML
3 11 (7.48%) EJB
3 11 (7.48%) Hibernate
3 11 (7.48%) J2EE
3 11 (7.48%) Spring
4 10 (6.80%) OpenCL
5 8 (5.44%) LAMP
6 6 (4.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 6 (4.08%) MFC
7 5 (3.40%) .NET
7 5 (3.40%) Kafka
7 5 (3.40%) ZeroMQ
8 4 (2.72%) COM
9 2 (1.36%) Web Services
10 1 (0.68%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.68%) WinForms
10 1 (0.68%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (10.88%) Data Centre
2 16 (10.88%) Visualisation
3 14 (9.52%) Cybercrime
3 14 (9.52%) iPhone
4 11 (7.48%) Digital Media
4 11 (7.48%) Internet of Things
5 10 (6.80%) VHDL
6 7 (4.76%) PKI
7 5 (3.40%) Algorithms
7 5 (3.40%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.72%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (2.72%) iPad
9 3 (2.04%) Client/Server
9 3 (2.04%) Cryptography
9 3 (2.04%) EqualLogic
10 2 (1.36%) CMDB
10 2 (1.36%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.36%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.68%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 84 (57.14%) Linux
2 44 (29.93%) Windows Server
3 39 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (23.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (11.56%) Android
7 16 (10.88%) Mac OS X
8 14 (9.52%) Windows Phone
9 10 (6.80%) Unix
10 9 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (5.44%) Solaris
12 5 (3.40%) CentOS
13 3 (2.04%) Apple iOS
13 3 (2.04%) FreeNAS
13 3 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (1.36%) Windows 7
14 2 (1.36%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
2 35 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
3 29 (19.73%) ITIL
4 25 (17.01%) Waterfall
5 24 (16.33%) SDLC
6 23 (15.65%) Integration Testing
7 22 (14.97%) Automated Testing
8 15 (10.20%) Software Engineering
9 14 (9.52%) Android Development
9 14 (9.52%) iOS Development
9 14 (9.52%) Mobile Development
9 14 (9.52%) Network Design
9 14 (9.52%) Reverse Engineering
10 13 (8.84%) Defect Tracking
10 13 (8.84%) Test Automation
11 11 (7.48%) DevOps
11 11 (7.48%) System Testing
11 11 (7.48%) Web Development
12 10 (6.80%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 50 (34.01%) Python
2 45 (30.61%) Java
3 43 (29.25%) SQL
4 37 (25.17%) C++
5 35 (23.81%) Perl
6 26 (17.69%) Ruby
7 25 (17.01%) JavaScript
8 17 (11.56%) C
9 16 (10.88%) C#
9 16 (10.88%) Objective-C
10 10 (6.80%) PowerShell
10 10 (6.80%) Scala
11 9 (6.12%) PHP
12 8 (5.44%) Bash Shell
13 6 (4.08%) Shell Script
13 6 (4.08%) VB
14 2 (1.36%) SAS Macro
15 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 55 (37.41%) Security Cleared
2 44 (29.93%) DV Cleared
3 39 (26.53%) SC Cleared
4 22 (14.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (14.29%) MCSE
6 19 (12.93%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (8.84%) ISEB
7 13 (8.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (8.16%) CCNA
8 12 (8.16%) MCITP
9 8 (5.44%) CCNP
9 8 (5.44%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (5.44%) ISTQB
9 8 (5.44%) MCSA
10 7 (4.76%) CCNP Voice
11 3 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.68%) CCIE
12 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.80%) SLA
2 2 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.36%) QA
System Software
1 35 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 32 (21.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (14.29%) XenApp
4 20 (13.61%) vSphere
5 11 (7.48%) Hyper-V
6 9 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (6.12%) XenDesktop
7 5 (3.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (1.36%) Postfix
9 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.68%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (6.80%) Backup Exec
1 10 (6.80%) NetBackup
2 8 (5.44%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (4.76%) Cisco IPCC
3 7 (4.76%) Cisco UCCE
3 7 (4.76%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (4.08%) SCCM
4 6 (4.08%) WSUS
5 3 (2.04%) RSA Security Analytics
5 3 (2.04%) SCOM
6 2 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.36%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 59 (40.14%) VMware
2 50 (34.01%) Microsoft
3 30 (20.41%) Citrix
4 20 (13.61%) Cisco
5 16 (10.88%) Oracle
6 12 (8.16%) Symantec
7 10 (6.80%) Dell
7 10 (6.80%) NetApp
8 9 (6.12%) HP
9 8 (5.44%) Atlassian
9 8 (5.44%) Sophos
10 7 (4.76%) IBM
11 6 (4.08%) Palo Alto
12 4 (2.72%) Sourcefire
13 3 (2.04%) Apple
13 3 (2.04%) NetWitness
13 3 (2.04%) SAP
14 2 (1.36%) EMC
14 2 (1.36%) i2
14 2 (1.36%) Red Hat
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Posted: 10 hours ago
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