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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 34 45 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 16.92% 15.90% 17.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.89% 47.37% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 25 37 40
Average salary £46,000 £30,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £43,500 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
71 95 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 35.32% 33.57% 43.90%
Number of salaries quoted 50 64 97
Average salary £47,500 £36,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.94% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £47,000 £45,000
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 24 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 35 (61.40%) Linux
2 21 (36.84%) Firewall
3 18 (31.58%) TCP/IP
3 18 (31.58%) VMware
4 17 (29.82%) SQL
4 17 (29.82%) Active Directory
4 17 (29.82%) Security Cleared
5 14 (24.56%) ITIL
6 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
7 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (21.05%) Software Engineering
7 12 (21.05%) SC Cleared
7 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (19.30%) Citrix
9 10 (17.54%) Perl
9 10 (17.54%) UNIX
9 10 (17.54%) HTTP
9 10 (17.54%) Cisco
10 9 (15.79%) C#
10 9 (15.79%) Oracle
10 9 (15.79%) Solaris
10 9 (15.79%) Python
10 9 (15.79%) DNS
10 9 (15.79%) SAN
10 9 (15.79%) DV Cleared
10 9 (15.79%) Open Source
11 8 (14.04%) Apache
11 8 (14.04%) LDAP
11 8 (14.04%) MS Exchange
11 8 (14.04%) SMTP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (14.04%) Apache
1 8 (14.04%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.26%) CMS
2 3 (5.26%) Joomla!
3 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.75%) IIS
4 1 (1.75%) JBoss
4 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Office
2 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 21 (36.84%) Firewall
2 18 (31.58%) TCP/IP
3 10 (17.54%) HTTP
4 9 (15.79%) DNS
4 9 (15.79%) SAN
5 8 (14.04%) MPLS
5 8 (14.04%) LDAP
5 8 (14.04%) SMTP
6 7 (12.28%) Kerberos
6 7 (12.28%) SNMP
6 7 (12.28%) Ethernet
6 7 (12.28%) VPN
7 3 (5.26%) Telnet
7 3 (5.26%) Internet
7 3 (5.26%) Network Security
7 3 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (3.51%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (3.51%) NAS
8 2 (3.51%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) MySQL
1 7 (12.28%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) Big Data
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.75%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.75%) Maven
2 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.75%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (10.53%) Retail
2 4 (7.02%) Banking
2 4 (7.02%) Finance
3 3 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (36.84%) Developer
2 12 (21.05%) Software Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Software Developer
3 7 (12.28%) Support Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.02%) C++ Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Network Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Security Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Technician
6 3 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.26%) C++/C# Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.26%) PHP Developer
7 2 (3.51%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) .NET
1 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 5 (8.77%) HTML
3 4 (7.02%) J2EE
4 3 (5.26%) CSS
4 3 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
4 3 (5.26%) CakePHP
4 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.51%) WCF
5 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.51%) ADO.NET
5 2 (3.51%) Web Services
5 2 (3.51%) XML
5 2 (3.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.75%) XHTML
6 1 (1.75%) WinForms
6 1 (1.75%) DAO
6 1 (1.75%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Open Source
2 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.26%) EPoS
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 35 (61.40%) Linux
2 10 (17.54%) UNIX
3 9 (15.79%) Solaris
4 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.26%) Windows XP
6 3 (5.26%) AIX
7 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.75%) Android
7 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) ITIL
2 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 8 (14.04%) Cyber Security
3 8 (14.04%) Software Deployment
4 7 (12.28%) Unit Testing
4 7 (12.28%) TDD
4 7 (12.28%) Service Delivery
5 6 (10.53%) Change Management
6 5 (8.77%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.26%) Information Security
7 3 (5.26%) OO
7 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.51%) Project Management
8 2 (3.51%) ERP
8 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.51%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (3.51%) MVC
8 2 (3.51%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.82%) SQL
2 10 (17.54%) Perl
3 9 (15.79%) Python
3 9 (15.79%) C#
4 7 (12.28%) Bourne shell
5 6 (10.53%) Java
6 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.77%) C++
7 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.26%) PHP
7 3 (5.26%) C
8 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.51%) Ruby
8 2 (3.51%) VBScript
8 2 (3.51%) VB
8 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.75%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) Security Cleared
2 12 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 9 (15.79%) DV Cleared
4 8 (14.04%) CCNA
4 8 (14.04%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (14.04%) Degree
5 4 (7.02%) MCP
5 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (5.26%) CCNP
7 2 (3.51%) MCSE
8 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (29.82%) Active Directory
2 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.04%) qmail
4 6 (10.53%) XenApp
5 4 (7.02%) XenDesktop
6 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.51%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.75%) Squid
8 1 (1.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.75%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) Nagios
1 7 (12.28%) Zenoss
1 7 (12.28%) yum
1 7 (12.28%) Puppet
1 7 (12.28%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.51%) OpenView
2 2 (3.51%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) VMware
2 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
3 11 (19.30%) Citrix
4 10 (17.54%) Cisco
5 9 (15.79%) Oracle
6 6 (10.53%) Juniper
6 6 (10.53%) CheckPoint
7 4 (7.02%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.26%) Zend
8 3 (5.26%) NetApp
8 3 (5.26%) HP
9 2 (3.51%) BMC
9 2 (3.51%) IBM
9 2 (3.51%) SAP
9 2 (3.51%) Remedy
10 1 (1.75%) Sybase
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