The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 11.67% 8.33% 14.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.89% 85.71% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 13
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -24.70%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +1.38%
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 Cirencester region.

Operating Systems Category
Cirencester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
18 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 30.00% 9.72% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 13
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 6 March 2015, 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 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) HTML
4 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
5 7 (53.85%) Firewall
6 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
7 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
7 5 (38.46%) Mac OS X
7 5 (38.46%) Apple
7 5 (38.46%) VB.NET
7 5 (38.46%) .NET
7 5 (38.46%) C#
7 5 (38.46%) MS Office
7 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
7 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
7 5 (38.46%) CSS
8 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
8 4 (30.77%) PHP
8 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
8 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
9 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (23.08%) Network Security
9 3 (23.08%) VMware
9 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (23.08%) Degree
9 3 (23.08%) VoIP
10 2 (15.38%) WAN
10 2 (15.38%) DHCP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cirencester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) Network Security
2 3 (23.08%) VoIP
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Systems Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
1 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
2 5 (38.46%) Mac OS X
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X Server
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
2 2 (15.38%) Network Design
2 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
2 2 (15.38%) High Availability
2 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
2 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) VB.NET
3 4 (30.77%) PHP
3 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Apple
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Brocade
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco