The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cirencester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cirencester region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 17.39% 5.67% 4.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.00% 66.67% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 2
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £37,400 £33,850
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Cirencester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 21.74% 8.51% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 6
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +3.17%
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Windows
Gloucestershire

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Cirencester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Cirencester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Cirencester

Windows
Salary Trend in Cirencester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Cirencester region.

Windows Salary Trend in Cirencester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cirencester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cirencester 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 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) VBScript
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Automotive
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Symantec
3 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (22.22%) MCSE
3 2 (22.22%) MCSA
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 2 (22.22%) MCITP
3 2 (22.22%) Degree

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cirencester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cirencester 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) ADSL
3 1 (11.11%) GPRS
3 1 (11.11%) SMS
3 1 (11.11%) PPP
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (33.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Business Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) SUSE
3 1 (11.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
2 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) MCSA
1 2 (22.22%) MCITP
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe