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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 44 45 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 26.67% 22.73% 20.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.77% 73.77% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 36 38 60
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £20,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £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
69 61 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 41.82% 30.81% 39.40%
Number of salaries quoted 54 50 115
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -11.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £16,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,000 £46,000
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 21 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 33 (41.25%) Microsoft
2 30 (37.50%) Linux
3 29 (36.25%) C#
4 24 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 20 (25.00%) MS Office
5 20 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 19 (23.75%) Security Cleared
7 17 (21.25%) JavaScript
7 17 (21.25%) SQL
7 17 (21.25%) .NET
7 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 15 (18.75%) C++
9 15 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET
9 15 (18.75%) DV Cleared
10 14 (17.50%) HP
11 13 (16.25%) Degree
11 13 (16.25%) Windows 7
12 12 (15.00%) Java
12 12 (15.00%) UNIX
12 12 (15.00%) TCP/IP
12 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (13.75%) OO
13 11 (13.75%) MS Exchange
13 11 (13.75%) Shell Script
14 10 (12.50%) HTML
14 10 (12.50%) Visual Studio
14 10 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (13.75%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.25%) IIS
2 5 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.75%) CMS
4 3 (3.75%) Joomla!
5 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.25%) Apache
6 1 (1.25%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 20 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.50%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.75%) Office 365
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.75%) Firewall
3 6 (7.50%) Internet
4 5 (6.25%) LAN
4 5 (6.25%) WAN
5 3 (3.75%) VPN
5 3 (3.75%) DNS
5 3 (3.75%) SAN
6 2 (2.50%) FTP
6 2 (2.50%) Network Security
7 1 (1.25%) NAS
7 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.25%) HTTP
7 1 (1.25%) LDAP
7 1 (1.25%) SMTP
7 1 (1.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (11.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.25%) Toad
2 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (6.25%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Retail
3 3 (3.75%) Advertising
3 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (41.25%) Developer
2 12 (15.00%) Analyst
3 11 (13.75%) C++ Developer
4 10 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 10 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 10 (12.50%) C++/Java Developer
4 10 (12.50%) C++/C# Developer
5 7 (8.75%) IT Support
5 7 (8.75%) .NET Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Help Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Junior Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Junior
8 4 (5.00%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Help Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.25%) .NET
2 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 10 (12.50%) HTML
4 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (8.75%) jQuery
5 6 (7.50%) Backbone.js
5 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (5.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.75%) CodeIgniter
7 3 (3.75%) CakePHP
7 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (2.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (2.50%) Web Services
8 2 (2.50%) XML
9 1 (1.25%) MSMQ
9 1 (1.25%) Ajax
9 1 (1.25%) COM
9 1 (1.25%) CSS
9 1 (1.25%) STL
9 1 (1.25%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.75%) EPoS
3 4 (5.00%) Clustering
4 3 (3.75%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.50%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.25%) CCTV
6 1 (1.25%) Derivative
6 1 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.25%) iPhone
6 1 (1.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.50%) Linux
2 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (16.25%) Windows 7
4 12 (15.00%) UNIX
4 12 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (11.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (11.25%) Windows XP
7 8 (10.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.50%) Android
9 1 (1.25%) CentOS
9 1 (1.25%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.25%) AIX
9 1 (1.25%) HPUX
9 1 (1.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (13.75%) OO
3 8 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (8.75%) MVC
4 7 (8.75%) ITIL
4 7 (8.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (7.50%) Software Architecture
5 6 (7.50%) System Testing
5 6 (7.50%) Web Development
5 6 (7.50%) E-Commerce
5 6 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.00%) Software Deployment
7 3 (3.75%) Cyber Security
7 3 (3.75%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (3.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.75%) TDD
8 2 (2.50%) Project Management
8 2 (2.50%) ERP
8 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 29 (36.25%) C#
2 17 (21.25%) JavaScript
2 17 (21.25%) SQL
3 15 (18.75%) C++
4 12 (15.00%) Java
5 11 (13.75%) Shell Script
6 8 (10.00%) Perl
7 7 (8.75%) Bash Shell
8 6 (7.50%) VB.NET
8 6 (7.50%) Python
8 6 (7.50%) T-SQL
9 5 (6.25%) C
10 3 (3.75%) PHP
11 2 (2.50%) VBScript
11 2 (2.50%) VB
11 2 (2.50%) Ruby
12 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.25%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (23.75%) Security Cleared
2 15 (18.75%) DV Cleared
3 13 (16.25%) Degree
4 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 5 (6.25%) MCP
6 5 (6.25%) MCSE
7 1 (1.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) QA
2 3 (3.75%) SLA
3 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.25%) Basel II
3 1 (1.25%) JTAG
System Software
1 16 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.25%) Squid
3 5 (6.25%) qmail
4 3 (3.75%) ISA Server
4 3 (3.75%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.25%) Postfix
5 1 (1.25%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.25%) XenApp
5 1 (1.25%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.25%) vSphere
5 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) SCCM
2 1 (1.25%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 33 (41.25%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.50%) HP
3 9 (11.25%) Citrix
3 9 (11.25%) VMware
4 8 (10.00%) Cisco
5 5 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.00%) Oracle
7 3 (3.75%) NetApp
7 3 (3.75%) Zend
8 2 (2.50%) Coverity
8 2 (2.50%) Wind River
8 2 (2.50%) Sage
8 2 (2.50%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.50%) Symantec
8 2 (2.50%) SAP
9 1 (1.25%) Symbian
9 1 (1.25%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.25%) Juniper
9 1 (1.25%) Intel
9 1 (1.25%) Remedy
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £37500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £37500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: £21,000 per annum plus 20% Shift Allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Horizon Nuclear Power Services Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus significant benefits
Posted: 22 days ago