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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 1 7
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 24 51 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 17.39% 26.70% 22.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.81% 78.46% 55.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18 39 68
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £21,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £48,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
43 65 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 31.16% 34.03% 40.06%
Number of salaries quoted 34 53 122
Average salary £38,000 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,840 £19,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,000 £43,550
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 16 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 30 (37.97%) C#
1 30 (37.97%) Linux
1 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
2 23 (29.11%) MS Excel
3 20 (25.32%) Software Engineering
4 19 (24.05%) MS Office
5 18 (22.78%) JavaScript
5 18 (22.78%) Security Cleared
6 17 (21.52%) .NET
7 16 (20.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (18.99%) DV Cleared
8 15 (18.99%) C++
8 15 (18.99%) ASP.NET
9 14 (17.72%) SQL
9 14 (17.72%) HP
10 13 (16.46%) Active Directory
10 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
10 13 (16.46%) Java
10 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (15.19%) Windows 7
11 12 (15.19%) UNIX
11 12 (15.19%) Shell Script
12 11 (13.92%) MS Exchange
12 11 (13.92%) HTML
12 11 (13.92%) OO
12 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (13.92%) Degree
13 10 (12.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (12.66%) TCP/IP
13 10 (12.66%) Citrix

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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%) SAS
6 1 (1.27%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (29.11%) MS Excel
2 19 (24.05%) 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
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.86%) Firewall
3 6 (7.59%) Internet
4 4 (5.06%) LAN
4 4 (5.06%) WAN
5 3 (3.80%) VPN
6 2 (2.53%) FTP
6 2 (2.53%) DNS
6 2 (2.53%) SAN
6 2 (2.53%) Network Security
7 1 (1.27%) LDAP
7 1 (1.27%) SMTP
7 1 (1.27%) SMS
7 1 (1.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (11.39%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.27%) Toad
General
1 5 (6.33%) Retail
1 5 (6.33%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Advertising
2 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.53%) Electronics
4 1 (1.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (43.04%) Developer
2 12 (15.19%) C++ Developer
3 11 (13.92%) C# Developer
3 11 (13.92%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.92%) Analyst
3 11 (13.92%) C++/Java Developer
3 11 (13.92%) C++/C# Developer
4 7 (8.86%) .NET Developer
5 6 (7.59%) Support Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) IT Support
6 5 (6.33%) Software Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Help Desk Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Junior Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Junior
7 4 (5.06%) Help Desk Technician
7 4 (5.06%) Deployment Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.52%) .NET
2 15 (18.99%) ASP.NET
3 11 (13.92%) HTML
4 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (8.86%) jQuery
5 6 (7.59%) Backbone.js
5 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (5.06%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (3.80%) CodeIgniter
7 3 (3.80%) CakePHP
8 2 (2.53%) Web Services
8 2 (2.53%) XML
9 1 (1.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (1.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (1.27%) Ajax
9 1 (1.27%) LINQ
9 1 (1.27%) MSMQ
9 1 (1.27%) ADO.NET
9 1 (1.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.59%) EPoS
3 4 (5.06%) Clustering
4 3 (3.80%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.27%) iPad
6 1 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.27%) iPhone
6 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.97%) Linux
2 16 (20.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (15.19%) Windows 7
3 12 (15.19%) UNIX
4 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (12.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (11.39%) Windows XP
7 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (10.13%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.53%) Android
8 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.27%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.27%) CentOS
9 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.32%) Software Engineering
2 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.92%) OO
4 7 (8.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (8.86%) MVC
4 7 (8.86%) ITIL
5 6 (7.59%) E-Commerce
5 6 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (7.59%) Web Development
5 6 (7.59%) System Testing
5 6 (7.59%) Software Architecture
6 5 (6.33%) Mentoring
6 5 (6.33%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.06%) Software Deployment
8 3 (3.80%) Cyber Security
8 3 (3.80%) TDD
8 3 (3.80%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (3.80%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.53%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.97%) C#
2 18 (22.78%) JavaScript
3 15 (18.99%) C++
4 14 (17.72%) SQL
5 13 (16.46%) Java
6 12 (15.19%) Shell Script
7 7 (8.86%) Perl
8 6 (7.59%) T-SQL
8 6 (7.59%) VB.NET
8 6 (7.59%) Python
8 6 (7.59%) Bash Shell
9 5 (6.33%) C
10 3 (3.80%) PHP
11 2 (2.53%) VBScript
11 2 (2.53%) VB
11 2 (2.53%) Ruby
12 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.27%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (22.78%) Security Cleared
2 15 (18.99%) DV Cleared
3 11 (13.92%) Degree
4 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (8.86%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.80%) MCP
6 3 (3.80%) MCSE
7 1 (1.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) QA
2 3 (3.80%) SLA
3 1 (1.27%) JTAG
3 1 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.27%) Basel II
System Software
1 13 (16.46%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.33%) qmail
3 5 (6.33%) Squid
4 3 (3.80%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.80%) ISA Server
5 2 (2.53%) XenApp
5 2 (2.53%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.27%) vSphere
6 1 (1.27%) Postfix
6 1 (1.27%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.72%) HP
3 10 (12.66%) Citrix
4 8 (10.13%) Cisco
4 8 (10.13%) VMware
5 5 (6.33%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.06%) Oracle
7 3 (3.80%) Zend
7 3 (3.80%) NetApp
8 2 (2.53%) SAP
8 2 (2.53%) Symantec
8 2 (2.53%) Remedy
8 2 (2.53%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.53%) Sage
8 2 (2.53%) Coverity
8 2 (2.53%) Wind River
9 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.27%) Apple
9 1 (1.27%) TOWER Software
9 1 (1.27%) AppSense
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Posted: 4 days ago
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