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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 1 7
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 24 54 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 16.44% 27.41% 23.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.17% 76.06% 54.76%
Number of salaries quoted 18 42 66
Average salary £39,000 £30,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,950 £48,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +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 Gloucester region.

Operating Systems Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
46 71 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 31.51% 36.04% 42.71%
Number of salaries quoted 37 57 121
Average salary £38,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.92% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £42,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 1 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 32 (40.51%) C#
1 32 (40.51%) Linux
2 31 (39.24%) Microsoft
3 21 (26.58%) MS Excel
3 21 (26.58%) Software Engineering
4 19 (24.05%) JavaScript
5 18 (22.78%) Security Cleared
6 17 (21.52%) C++
6 17 (21.52%) .NET
6 17 (21.52%) MS Office
7 16 (20.25%) ASP.NET
8 15 (18.99%) DV Cleared
9 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (17.72%) SQL
9 14 (17.72%) Java
9 14 (17.72%) HP
10 13 (16.46%) Shell Script
10 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
10 13 (16.46%) UNIX
10 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (16.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (16.46%) Windows 7
11 12 (15.19%) HTML
11 12 (15.19%) Active Directory
12 11 (13.92%) Citrix
12 11 (13.92%) OO
12 11 (13.92%) MS Exchange
13 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (12.66%) Visual Studio
13 10 (12.66%) Degree

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 11 (13.92%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (6.33%) IIS
3 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.80%) Joomla!
4 3 (3.80%) CMS
5 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.27%) Apache
6 1 (1.27%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (26.58%) MS Excel
2 17 (21.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.53%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.86%) Office 365
3 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.13%) Firewall
1 8 (10.13%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.59%) Internet
3 4 (5.06%) SAN
3 4 (5.06%) LAN
3 4 (5.06%) WAN
4 2 (2.53%) MPLS
4 2 (2.53%) FTP
4 2 (2.53%) VPN
4 2 (2.53%) Network Security
4 2 (2.53%) iSCSI
4 2 (2.53%) NAS
4 2 (2.53%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (1.27%) LDAP
5 1 (1.27%) SMTP
5 1 (1.27%) DNS
5 1 (1.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.27%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (12.66%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.27%) Toad
General
1 7 (8.86%) Retail
2 5 (6.33%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Banking
3 3 (3.80%) Advertising
4 2 (2.53%) Electronics
4 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (45.57%) Developer
2 14 (17.72%) C++ Developer
3 13 (16.46%) C# Developer
3 13 (16.46%) C++/C# Developer
4 12 (15.19%) C++/Java Developer
4 12 (15.19%) Java Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.59%) IT Support
8 5 (6.33%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Help Desk Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) IT Support Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Junior
9 4 (5.06%) Deployment Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Help Desk Technician
9 4 (5.06%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.52%) .NET
2 16 (20.25%) ASP.NET
3 12 (15.19%) HTML
4 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (8.86%) jQuery
6 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 6 (7.59%) Backbone.js
7 5 (6.33%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (3.80%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (3.80%) CakePHP
8 3 (3.80%) XML
9 2 (2.53%) Web Services
9 2 (2.53%) ADO.NET
9 2 (2.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC 2
10 1 (1.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 1 (1.27%) NHibernate
10 1 (1.27%) DAO
10 1 (1.27%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.59%) EPoS
3 4 (5.06%) Clustering
4 3 (3.80%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 32 (40.51%) Linux
2 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (16.46%) UNIX
3 13 (16.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (16.46%) Windows 7
4 9 (11.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (10.13%) Windows XP
6 7 (8.86%) Windows 8
6 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.53%) AIX
7 2 (2.53%) Solaris
8 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.27%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.27%) Android
8 1 (1.27%) CentOS
8 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.58%) Software Engineering
2 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.92%) OO
4 9 (11.39%) Service Delivery
5 8 (10.13%) MVC
6 7 (8.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (8.86%) ITIL
7 6 (7.59%) E-Commerce
7 6 (7.59%) System Testing
7 6 (7.59%) Web Development
7 6 (7.59%) Software Architecture
8 4 (5.06%) Software Deployment
8 4 (5.06%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.80%) Cyber Security
9 3 (3.80%) TDD
9 3 (3.80%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.53%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (2.53%) Project Management
10 2 (2.53%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 32 (40.51%) C#
2 19 (24.05%) JavaScript
3 17 (21.52%) C++
4 14 (17.72%) SQL
4 14 (17.72%) Java
5 13 (16.46%) Shell Script
6 7 (8.86%) Perl
7 6 (7.59%) T-SQL
7 6 (7.59%) VB.NET
7 6 (7.59%) Python
7 6 (7.59%) Bash Shell
8 5 (6.33%) C
9 3 (3.80%) PHP
10 2 (2.53%) VBScript
10 2 (2.53%) VB
10 2 (2.53%) Ruby
11 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.27%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (22.78%) Security Cleared
2 15 (18.99%) DV Cleared
3 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (12.66%) Degree
4 7 (8.86%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.80%) MCP
6 2 (2.53%) MCSE
7 1 (1.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) QA
2 4 (5.06%) SLA
3 1 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.27%) Basel II
System Software
1 12 (15.19%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.33%) qmail
2 5 (6.33%) Squid
2 5 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.80%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.80%) XenApp
3 3 (3.80%) XenDesktop
3 3 (3.80%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.27%) Postfix
4 1 (1.27%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) SCCM
2 2 (2.53%) Unicenter
2 2 (2.53%) OpenView
Vendors
1 31 (39.24%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.72%) HP
3 11 (13.92%) Citrix
4 8 (10.13%) Cisco
5 7 (8.86%) Oracle
5 7 (8.86%) Red Hat
5 7 (8.86%) VMware
6 3 (3.80%) Zend
6 3 (3.80%) NetApp
7 2 (2.53%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.53%) Symantec
7 2 (2.53%) Remedy
7 2 (2.53%) Sage
7 2 (2.53%) BMC
7 2 (2.53%) SAP
7 2 (2.53%) IBM
7 2 (2.53%) Coverity
7 2 (2.53%) Wind River
8 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.27%) Juniper
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified Excellent benefits
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