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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 9 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 21.95% 12.00% 9.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.82% 75.00% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 10
Average salary £17,500 £25,492 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.35% -33.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,450 £20,984 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £34,500 £38,950
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
11 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 26.83% 16.00% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 11
Average salary £24,500 £30,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,475 £20,984 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Cirencester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Cirencester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Cirencester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cirencester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (73.33%) Firewall
2 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
5 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (33.33%) MS Office
6 5 (33.33%) HTML
6 5 (33.33%) Mac OS X
6 5 (33.33%) Apple
6 5 (33.33%) VMware
6 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity
7 4 (26.67%) Backup Exec
7 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (26.67%) PHP
7 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
7 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (20.00%) Network Security
8 3 (20.00%) VoIP
9 2 (13.33%) WAN
9 2 (13.33%) DHCP
9 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
9 2 (13.33%) DNS
9 2 (13.33%) Cisco
9 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cirencester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) Network Security
2 3 (20.00%) VoIP
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) DHCP
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (26.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Server Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Server Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Server Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) RESTful
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X Server
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (13.33%) Network Design
3 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (6.67%) Line Management
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) PHP
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
2 1 (6.67%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) SCOM
3 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Apple
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) Brocade