The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Gloucester region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 26 57 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 14.69% 21.51% 20.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.61% 42.54% 56.94%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 52
Average salary £35,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £31,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
57 134 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 32.20% 50.57% 36.83%
Number of salaries quoted 55 86 108
Average salary £35,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.41% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
Gloucestershire

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Windows
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Windows Salary Trend in Gloucester

Windows
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 28 (38.89%) Linux
2 24 (33.33%) SQL
3 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 21 (29.17%) Degree
4 20 (27.78%) VMware
5 19 (26.39%) C++
6 18 (25.00%) UNIX
6 18 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 18 (25.00%) Firewall
7 17 (23.61%) Active Directory
7 17 (23.61%) C#
8 16 (22.22%) Computer Science
9 15 (20.83%) Security Cleared
9 15 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (20.83%) .NET
9 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
10 14 (19.44%) Java
11 13 (18.06%) Perl
11 13 (18.06%) TCP/IP
11 13 (18.06%) Solaris
12 12 (16.67%) Citrix
12 12 (16.67%) Bash Shell
13 11 (15.28%) TDD
13 11 (15.28%) Software Engineering
13 11 (15.28%) C
14 10 (13.89%) Business Objects
14 10 (13.89%) Oracle
14 10 (13.89%) MS Exchange
14 10 (13.89%) Windows 7
15 9 (12.50%) Hyper-V

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 10 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.11%) Apache
3 2 (2.78%) SAS
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.00%) Firewall
2 13 (18.06%) TCP/IP
3 9 (12.50%) SAN
3 9 (12.50%) LAN
3 9 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 8 (11.11%) HTTP
4 8 (11.11%) Kerberos
4 8 (11.11%) SNMP
4 8 (11.11%) LDAP
5 7 (9.72%) SMTP
6 5 (6.94%) NAS
7 2 (2.78%) DNS
7 2 (2.78%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.78%) Internet
8 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.39%) VPN
8 1 (1.39%) SMS
8 1 (1.39%) VoIP
8 1 (1.39%) WAN
8 1 (1.39%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (11.11%) MySQL
3 6 (8.33%) Sybase ASE
3 6 (8.33%) DB2
4 3 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.56%) Toad
3 3 (4.17%) NUnit
3 3 (4.17%) MSTest
3 3 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (4.17%) Moq
General
1 9 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.78%) Automotive
2 2 (2.78%) Electronics
2 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (36.11%) Developer
2 11 (15.28%) Support Engineer
3 8 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 8 (11.11%) C++ Developer
3 8 (11.11%) Analyst
4 7 (9.72%) C# Developer
5 6 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (8.33%) Software Tester
5 6 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 6 (8.33%) Tester
5 6 (8.33%) C++/Java Developer
5 6 (8.33%) C++/C# Developer
6 5 (6.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (6.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (6.94%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (6.94%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (6.94%) Administrator
7 4 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.83%) .NET
2 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 6 (8.33%) HTML
3 5 (6.94%) MFC
4 4 (5.56%) MSMQ
4 4 (5.56%) WCF
5 3 (4.17%) WPF
5 3 (4.17%) Spring.NET
5 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (4.17%) Castle Windsor
5 3 (4.17%) Ninject
5 3 (4.17%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (4.17%) Unity DI Container
5 3 (4.17%) WinForms
5 3 (4.17%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.78%) Web Services
7 1 (1.39%) COM
7 1 (1.39%) CSS
7 1 (1.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.11%) Open Source
3 7 (9.72%) Client/Server
4 5 (6.94%) Derivative
5 3 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (4.17%) N-Tier
5 3 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.78%) FlexPod
6 2 (2.78%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.39%) Clustering
7 1 (1.39%) CCTV
7 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.39%) EPoS
7 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.39%) iPhone
7 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.39%) iPad
7 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 28 (38.89%) Linux
2 18 (25.00%) UNIX
3 13 (18.06%) Solaris
4 10 (13.89%) Windows 7
5 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (6.94%) AIX
7 5 (6.94%) HPUX
8 4 (5.56%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.39%) Android
10 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.28%) TDD
1 11 (15.28%) Software Engineering
2 9 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (12.50%) ITIL
3 8 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 7 (9.72%) Software Deployment
5 6 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 6 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (8.33%) Software Testing
6 5 (6.94%) OO
7 4 (5.56%) Scrum
8 3 (4.17%) MVC
8 3 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (4.17%) MVVM
8 3 (4.17%) Kanban
8 3 (4.17%) Data Protection
8 3 (4.17%) Web Application Development
9 2 (2.78%) System Testing
10 1 (1.39%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 24 (33.33%) SQL
2 19 (26.39%) C++
3 17 (23.61%) C#
4 14 (19.44%) Java
5 13 (18.06%) Perl
6 12 (16.67%) Bash Shell
7 11 (15.28%) C
8 9 (12.50%) VB.NET
9 8 (11.11%) Python
10 7 (9.72%) JavaScript
11 6 (8.33%) PL/SQL
11 6 (8.33%) Shell Script
11 6 (8.33%) Korn
12 4 (5.56%) VB
12 4 (5.56%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.39%) VBScript
13 1 (1.39%) PHP
13 1 (1.39%) Assembly Language
13 1 (1.39%) Bourne shell
13 1 (1.39%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (29.17%) Degree
2 15 (20.83%) Security Cleared
3 8 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 8 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.17%) MCSE
4 3 (4.17%) MCP
4 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.78%) CCA
5 2 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.78%) CCEA
5 2 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.78%) NCDA
5 2 (2.78%) NCIE
5 2 (2.78%) CCEE
5 2 (2.78%) CCIA
6 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.39%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (4.17%) Basel II
2 2 (2.78%) SLA
3 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.39%) QA
3 1 (1.39%) JTAG
System Software
1 17 (23.61%) Active Directory
2 15 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 8 (11.11%) qmail
4 8 (11.11%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.17%) XenApp
5 3 (4.17%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.78%) vSphere
6 2 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) SCCM
2 8 (11.11%) Nagios
2 8 (11.11%) Zenoss
2 8 (11.11%) YUM
2 8 (11.11%) Puppet
2 8 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.94%) NetBackup
3 5 (6.94%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.39%) Cacti
4 1 (1.39%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.39%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 20 (27.78%) VMware
3 12 (16.67%) Citrix
4 10 (13.89%) Oracle
4 10 (13.89%) Business Objects
5 6 (8.33%) Sybase
5 6 (8.33%) Cognos
5 6 (8.33%) Hyperion
5 6 (8.33%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (6.94%) Veritas
7 3 (4.17%) NetApp
7 3 (4.17%) SAP
8 2 (2.78%) Apple
8 2 (2.78%) Cisco
9 1 (1.39%) AppSense
9 1 (1.39%) Symbian
9 1 (1.39%) Intel
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