The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 34 46 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 16.50% 20.54% 17.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.97% 42.59% 45.36%
Number of salaries quoted 30 38 31
Average salary £29,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £24,350 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +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 Gloucester region.

Operating Systems Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
63 108 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 30.58% 48.21% 37.60%
Number of salaries quoted 49 87 60
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 March 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 38 (55.88%) Linux
2 26 (38.24%) Firewall
3 24 (35.29%) VMware
4 23 (33.82%) ITIL
5 19 (27.94%) SQL
6 18 (26.47%) DNS
6 18 (26.47%) Cisco
7 17 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 17 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 17 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 16 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (23.53%) MPLS
9 15 (22.06%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (22.06%) CCNA
9 15 (22.06%) MS Exchange
10 14 (20.59%) VPN
10 14 (20.59%) Microsoft
10 14 (20.59%) Juniper
10 14 (20.59%) Incident Management
11 12 (17.65%) SC Cleared
11 12 (17.65%) Software Engineering
11 12 (17.65%) Service Delivery
12 11 (16.18%) Citrix
12 11 (16.18%) Oracle
12 11 (16.18%) UNIX
12 11 (16.18%) DV Cleared
13 10 (14.71%) Degree
13 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (14.71%) HTTP
14 9 (13.24%) Solaris

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 15 (22.06%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.29%) Apache
3 4 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.94%) IIS
5 2 (2.94%) JBoss
5 2 (2.94%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.47%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) MS Office
1 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.47%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (1.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.47%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (38.24%) Firewall
2 18 (26.47%) DNS
3 17 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 16 (23.53%) MPLS
5 14 (20.59%) VPN
6 10 (14.71%) HTTP
7 8 (11.76%) LDAP
7 8 (11.76%) SMTP
8 7 (10.29%) Ethernet
8 7 (10.29%) Kerberos
8 7 (10.29%) SNMP
8 7 (10.29%) SAN
9 6 (8.82%) DHCP
10 4 (5.88%) Network Security
10 4 (5.88%) Internet
11 3 (4.41%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (4.41%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (4.41%) Telnet
11 3 (4.41%) Wireless
11 3 (4.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) MySQL
1 7 (10.29%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) Big Data
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.47%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.94%) NeoLoad
2 2 (2.94%) JMeter
2 2 (2.94%) Maven
2 2 (2.94%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.47%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.47%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (7.35%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Banking
2 4 (5.88%) Retail
3 2 (2.94%) Advertising
3 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (27.94%) Developer
2 16 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 11 (16.18%) Software Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) Software Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Security Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) IT Support
6 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Technician
7 3 (4.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (4.41%) C++/C# Developer
7 3 (4.41%) IT Support Technician
7 3 (4.41%) Support Technician
7 3 (4.41%) Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.41%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) HTML
1 7 (10.29%) .NET
2 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET
3 5 (7.35%) CSS
3 5 (7.35%) J2EE
4 4 (5.88%) WCF
5 3 (4.41%) WinForms
5 3 (4.41%) Web Services
6 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.94%) WPF
6 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.47%) HTML5
7 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 1 (1.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (1.47%) CSS3
7 1 (1.47%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.47%) Ember.js
7 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.47%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Open Source
1 9 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.94%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.94%) User Experience
4 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.47%) iPhone
4 1 (1.47%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 38 (55.88%) Linux
2 11 (16.18%) UNIX
3 9 (13.24%) Solaris
4 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (10.29%) Windows 7
5 6 (8.82%) Windows 8
5 6 (8.82%) Windows XP
6 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.88%) AIX
8 3 (4.41%) Android
8 3 (4.41%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.41%) Windows Phone
9 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.82%) ITIL
2 14 (20.59%) Incident Management
3 12 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 12 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (13.24%) Cyber Security
6 7 (10.29%) Software Deployment
6 7 (10.29%) Unit Testing
6 7 (10.29%) TDD
7 6 (8.82%) Change Management
8 4 (5.88%) Information Security
9 3 (4.41%) OO
10 2 (2.94%) UML
10 2 (2.94%) Service Management
10 2 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (2.94%) ITSM
10 2 (2.94%) MVC
10 2 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (2.94%) Performance Testing
11 1 (1.47%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.94%) SQL
2 9 (13.24%) C#
2 9 (13.24%) Java
2 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
2 9 (13.24%) Perl
3 8 (11.76%) Python
4 7 (10.29%) Bourne shell
5 4 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.88%) C
5 4 (5.88%) C++
6 3 (4.41%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.94%) Embedded C
7 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (22.06%) CCNA
2 15 (22.06%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 11 (16.18%) DV Cleared
5 10 (14.71%) Degree
6 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (5.88%) MCP
8 3 (4.41%) CCNP
9 1 (1.47%) MCSE
9 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (13.24%) XenApp
4 7 (10.29%) qmail
5 5 (7.35%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.94%) vSphere
7 1 (1.47%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (10.29%) Nagios
1 7 (10.29%) Zenoss
1 7 (10.29%) yum
1 7 (10.29%) Puppet
1 7 (10.29%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.88%) SCCM
3 2 (2.94%) OpenView
3 2 (2.94%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 24 (35.29%) VMware
2 18 (26.47%) Cisco
3 14 (20.59%) Microsoft
3 14 (20.59%) Juniper
4 11 (16.18%) Citrix
4 11 (16.18%) Oracle
5 4 (5.88%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.94%) BMC
6 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.94%) IBM
7 1 (1.47%) Sybase
7 1 (1.47%) Avaya
7 1 (1.47%) Adobe
7 1 (1.47%) Apple
7 1 (1.47%) Remedy
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