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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 69 54 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 25.37% 26.60% 17.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.56% 66.67% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62 45 33
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
122 81 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 44.85% 39.90% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 109 64 59
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 6 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 55 (45.08%) Linux
2 47 (38.52%) VMware
3 41 (33.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (27.87%) Microsoft
5 33 (27.05%) Active Directory
5 33 (27.05%) SQL
5 33 (27.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 31 (25.41%) .NET
7 29 (23.77%) MS Exchange
8 27 (22.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (21.31%) SCCM
10 25 (20.49%) C#
10 25 (20.49%) Cisco
10 25 (20.49%) Windows 7
11 24 (19.67%) ITIL
12 23 (18.85%) DNS
13 22 (18.03%) SAN
13 22 (18.03%) Windows Server 2003
14 19 (15.57%) SQL Server
14 19 (15.57%) Incident Management
14 19 (15.57%) Firewall
15 18 (14.75%) Oracle
15 18 (14.75%) MPLS
16 17 (13.93%) VPN
16 17 (13.93%) Windows 8
17 16 (13.11%) Juniper
17 16 (13.11%) Citrix
18 15 (12.30%) Windows XP
18 15 (12.30%) VB.NET
18 15 (12.30%) VMware ESX

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 29 (23.77%) MS Exchange
2 11 (9.02%) IIS
3 10 (8.20%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (4.92%) Office Communications Server
5 6 (4.92%) WebLogic
6 4 (3.28%) SAS
7 3 (2.46%) Apache
8 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.82%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.82%) JBoss
9 1 (0.82%) Lync
9 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (11.48%) MS Office
2 11 (9.02%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.64%) InDesign
3 2 (1.64%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.64%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.28%) Office 365
2 3 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (18.85%) DNS
2 22 (18.03%) SAN
3 19 (15.57%) Firewall
4 18 (14.75%) MPLS
5 17 (13.93%) VPN
6 13 (10.66%) Internet
7 11 (9.02%) TCP/IP
8 8 (6.56%) DHCP
9 7 (5.74%) Ethernet
10 6 (4.92%) NAS
11 5 (4.10%) SS7
11 5 (4.10%) LTE
11 5 (4.10%) SMTP
11 5 (4.10%) GPRS
11 5 (4.10%) GSM
11 5 (4.10%) PSTN
11 5 (4.10%) 3G
12 4 (3.28%) Wireless
13 3 (2.46%) Intranet
13 3 (2.46%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.57%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.30%) Oracle Database
3 14 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (11.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (5.74%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.28%) Big Data
6 3 (2.46%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (9.02%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.10%) NeoLoad
2 5 (4.10%) JMeter
3 4 (3.28%) Toad
4 2 (1.64%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (1.64%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.82%) Maven
5 1 (0.82%) JIRA
5 1 (0.82%) AccuRev
5 1 (0.82%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.82%) PHPUnit
General
1 11 (9.02%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.56%) Finance
2 8 (6.56%) Aerospace
3 7 (5.74%) Automotive
4 6 (4.92%) Advertising
5 3 (2.46%) Banking
6 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (29.51%) Support Engineer
2 20 (16.39%) Developer
3 19 (15.57%) Analyst
4 15 (12.30%) Desktop Support
4 15 (12.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (9.84%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 12 (9.84%) Desktop Engineer
6 10 (8.20%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (7.38%) Support Analyst
8 8 (6.56%) Software Engineer
8 8 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (5.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 6 (4.92%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.92%) Test Analyst
11 5 (4.10%) Architect
11 5 (4.10%) Tester
11 5 (4.10%) Junior
11 5 (4.10%) Consultant
11 5 (4.10%) Technical Support
11 5 (4.10%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.41%) .NET
2 8 (6.56%) HTML
2 8 (6.56%) ASP.NET
2 8 (6.56%) CSS
3 7 (5.74%) MFC
4 4 (3.28%) MSMQ
4 4 (3.28%) HTML5
4 4 (3.28%) CSS3
5 3 (2.46%) WinForms
5 3 (2.46%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (1.64%) Web Services
6 2 (1.64%) Flash
6 2 (1.64%) WCF
6 2 (1.64%) WPF
7 1 (0.82%) jQuery
7 1 (0.82%) J2EE
7 1 (0.82%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.82%) Dojo
7 1 (0.82%) Backbone.js
7 1 (0.82%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.56%) Clustering
3 4 (3.28%) User Experience
4 3 (2.46%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.46%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.46%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.64%) FMCG
5 2 (1.64%) iPhone
5 2 (1.64%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.82%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.82%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.82%) PMI
6 1 (0.82%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.82%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.82%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 55 (45.08%) Linux
2 41 (33.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (22.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (20.49%) Windows 7
5 22 (18.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (13.93%) Windows 8
7 15 (12.30%) Windows XP
8 7 (5.74%) Apple iOS
9 6 (4.92%) Android
9 6 (4.92%) UNIX
10 5 (4.10%) Windows Phone
11 4 (3.28%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (2.46%) CentOS
12 3 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.64%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.64%) Windows 2000
13 2 (1.64%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.64%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.82%) AIX
14 1 (0.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.67%) ITIL
2 19 (15.57%) Incident Management
3 10 (8.20%) Change Management
4 8 (6.56%) Service Delivery
4 8 (6.56%) OO
4 8 (6.56%) Software Engineering
5 7 (5.74%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (5.74%) Change Control
6 6 (4.92%) Problem Management
7 5 (4.10%) Asset Management
8 4 (3.28%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.28%) Capacity Management
9 3 (2.46%) Automation Testing
9 3 (2.46%) Project Management
9 3 (2.46%) Data Modelling
9 3 (2.46%) OOD
9 3 (2.46%) UML
9 3 (2.46%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (2.46%) Web Development
10 2 (1.64%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 33 (27.05%) SQL
2 25 (20.49%) C#
3 15 (12.30%) VB.NET
4 11 (9.02%) Java
4 11 (9.02%) Bash Shell
5 10 (8.20%) JavaScript
6 9 (7.38%) C++
6 9 (7.38%) C
7 6 (4.92%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.10%) PHP
9 4 (3.28%) Perl
10 3 (2.46%) VB
10 3 (2.46%) Ruby
10 3 (2.46%) Python
11 2 (1.64%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.64%) Korn
11 2 (1.64%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.64%) R
12 1 (0.82%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (9.02%) ITIL Certification
1 11 (9.02%) Degree
2 8 (6.56%) DV Cleared
2 8 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.92%) CCNA
3 6 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.10%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.82%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.82%) MCP
6 1 (0.82%) MCSE
6 1 (0.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.56%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.82%) Basel II
System Software
1 33 (27.05%) Active Directory
1 33 (27.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (12.30%) VMware ESX
3 14 (11.48%) vSphere
4 6 (4.92%) Firmware
4 6 (4.92%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.28%) XenApp
6 3 (2.46%) Terminal Services
6 3 (2.46%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.82%) XenServer
8 1 (0.82%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.82%) KVM
Systems Management
1 26 (21.31%) SCCM
2 3 (2.46%) WSUS
3 2 (1.64%) SCOM
4 1 (0.82%) NetVault Backup
4 1 (0.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 47 (38.52%) VMware
2 34 (27.87%) Microsoft
3 25 (20.49%) Cisco
4 18 (14.75%) Oracle
5 16 (13.11%) Citrix
5 16 (13.11%) Juniper
6 10 (8.20%) HP
7 6 (4.92%) Dell
7 6 (4.92%) EMC
8 5 (4.10%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.28%) Business Objects
10 3 (2.46%) Avaya
11 2 (1.64%) Adobe
11 2 (1.64%) Metastorm
12 1 (0.82%) 3Com
12 1 (0.82%) NetApp
12 1 (0.82%) Apple
12 1 (0.82%) Symantec
12 1 (0.82%) Websense
12 1 (0.82%) IronPort
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