The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 157 206 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 17.33% 21.00% 16.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.85% 63.00% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 129 183 139
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
Windows
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
258 327 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 28.48% 33.33% 31.35%
Number of salaries quoted 201 275 247
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Gloucestershire region.

Windows Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Windows
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -2 73 £42,500 +28.78% 7
Gloucester +1 35 £47,500 +75.92% 8
Cirencester +10 12 £35,750 +0.70% 1
Tewkesbury +6 4 £40,000 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

1 130 (42.48%) Windows Server
2 127 (41.50%) Linux
3 111 (36.27%) VMware
3 111 (36.27%) Security Cleared
4 110 (35.95%) Microsoft
5 91 (29.74%) SQL
6 85 (27.78%) Active Directory
6 85 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 82 (26.80%) DV Cleared
8 77 (25.16%) Java
9 73 (23.86%) ITIL
10 72 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 70 (22.88%) VMware Infrastructure
12 61 (19.93%) Agile Software Development
12 61 (19.93%) SQL Server
13 58 (18.95%) TCP/IP
14 53 (17.32%) DNS
15 52 (16.99%) Python
15 52 (16.99%) Firewall
15 52 (16.99%) SC Cleared
16 51 (16.67%) JavaScript
16 51 (16.67%) MS Exchange
16 51 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
17 50 (16.34%) IIS
18 49 (16.01%) Citrix
19 45 (14.71%) C#
19 45 (14.71%) HTML
19 45 (14.71%) vSphere
20 42 (13.73%) SCCM
20 42 (13.73%) MySQL

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 51 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 50 (16.34%) IIS
3 35 (11.44%) Apache
4 25 (8.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (6.86%) WebLogic
6 15 (4.90%) Skype for Business
7 12 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (3.59%) SharePoint
9 7 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (1.96%) Node.js
11 5 (1.63%) Confluence
11 5 (1.63%) JBoss
11 5 (1.63%) Tomcat
12 4 (1.31%) ArcGIS
12 4 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (1.31%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.98%) nginx
14 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2000
14 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (0.65%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (6.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.63%) MS Office
3 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.65%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.33%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.61%) IaaS
2 7 (2.29%) PaaS
3 5 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.63%) SaaS
4 3 (0.98%) Office 365
5 2 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 58 (18.95%) TCP/IP
2 53 (17.32%) DNS
3 52 (16.99%) Firewall
4 42 (13.73%) DHCP
5 32 (10.46%) Internet
6 26 (8.50%) VPN
7 22 (7.19%) SAN
8 17 (5.56%) SMTP
9 13 (4.25%) SSL
10 9 (2.94%) MPLS
11 8 (2.61%) HTTP
12 7 (2.29%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (2.29%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (2.29%) Remote Desktop
12 7 (2.29%) Unified Communications
13 6 (1.96%) BGP
13 6 (1.96%) OSPF
14 5 (1.63%) EIGRP
14 5 (1.63%) Intrusion Detection
14 5 (1.63%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (19.93%) SQL Server
2 42 (13.73%) MySQL
3 22 (7.19%) Big Data
4 16 (5.23%) MongoDB
5 13 (4.25%) GIS
6 11 (3.59%) Oracle Database
6 11 (3.59%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (2.94%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.94%) OrientDB
8 8 (2.61%) RDBMS
8 8 (2.61%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.98%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.65%) Apache Accumulo
12 2 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.65%) IBM InfoSphere
12 2 (0.65%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 19 (6.21%) Visual Studio
2 12 (3.92%) Selenium
3 10 (3.27%) JIRA
3 10 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (2.94%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.94%) Jenkins
5 7 (2.29%) ClearQuest
6 5 (1.63%) ClearCase
6 5 (1.63%) JMeter
6 5 (1.63%) NeoLoad
7 4 (1.31%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.98%) InstallShield
8 3 (0.98%) JBehave
8 3 (0.98%) JUnit
8 3 (0.98%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.98%) MSI
8 3 (0.98%) RSpec
8 3 (0.98%) TestDirector
8 3 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.65%) Axure RP
General
1 37 (12.09%) Finance
2 15 (4.90%) Advertising
3 8 (2.61%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.29%) Aerospace
5 6 (1.96%) Military
6 5 (1.63%) Banking
6 5 (1.63%) Electronics
7 4 (1.31%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.31%) Marketing
8 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 57 (18.63%) Analyst
2 38 (12.42%) Support Engineer
3 31 (10.13%) Developer
4 30 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 24 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
6 19 (6.21%) Administrator
6 19 (6.21%) Java Developer
6 19 (6.21%) Software Engineer
6 19 (6.21%) Support Analyst
6 19 (6.21%) Test Analyst
7 18 (5.88%) Applications Support
7 18 (5.88%) Consultant
8 17 (5.56%) IT Engineer
9 16 (5.23%) Systems Administrator
10 15 (4.90%) IT Support
11 14 (4.58%) Architect
11 14 (4.58%) VMware Engineer
12 13 (4.25%) Team Leader
12 13 (4.25%) Technical Consultant
13 12 (3.92%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (14.71%) HTML
2 37 (12.09%) .NET
3 33 (10.78%) J2EE
4 27 (8.82%) Web Services
4 27 (8.82%) XML
5 20 (6.54%) CSS
6 18 (5.88%) LAMP
7 17 (5.56%) Hibernate
7 17 (5.56%) Spring
8 15 (4.90%) ASP.NET
9 12 (3.92%) EJB
9 12 (3.92%) HTML5
10 11 (3.59%) CSS3
11 10 (3.27%) WCF
12 9 (2.94%) Java SE
13 8 (2.61%) WPF
14 7 (2.29%) AngularJS
14 7 (2.29%) Middleware
14 7 (2.29%) WinForms
15 6 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 51 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.84%) Data Centre
3 23 (7.52%) Visualisation
4 18 (5.88%) Cybercrime
5 16 (5.23%) Mathematics
6 15 (4.90%) Client/Server
7 12 (3.92%) iPhone
8 10 (3.27%) PKI
9 6 (1.96%) CMDB
9 6 (1.96%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.96%) User Experience
10 5 (1.63%) EqualLogic
10 5 (1.63%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.63%) VHDL
11 4 (1.31%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.31%) Cyber Attack
11 4 (1.31%) Internet of Things
11 4 (1.31%) Learning Management System
12 3 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 130 (42.48%) Windows Server
2 127 (41.50%) Linux
3 85 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 72 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (12.75%) Windows 7
6 31 (10.13%) Unix
7 21 (6.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (5.88%) Android
9 16 (5.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (5.23%) Windows Phone
10 10 (3.27%) Mac OS X
10 10 (3.27%) Windows 10
11 9 (2.94%) CentOS
12 8 (2.61%) Apple iOS
12 8 (2.61%) Windows 2000 Server
13 6 (1.96%) AIX
13 6 (1.96%) Solaris
14 5 (1.63%) FreeNAS
14 5 (1.63%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.98%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (23.86%) ITIL
2 61 (19.93%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (10.78%) Configuration Management
4 30 (9.80%) Software Engineering
5 27 (8.82%) Cybersecurity
6 26 (8.50%) Web Development
7 20 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (6.21%) Data Protection
9 18 (5.88%) SDLC
10 17 (5.56%) Automated Testing
10 17 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (5.56%) Waterfall
11 16 (5.23%) Load Balancing
11 16 (5.23%) Scrum
12 15 (4.90%) Incident Management
12 15 (4.90%) Reverse Engineering
12 15 (4.90%) Service Management
13 14 (4.58%) Performance Monitoring
14 13 (4.25%) Analytics
14 13 (4.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 91 (29.74%) SQL
2 77 (25.16%) Java
3 52 (16.99%) Python
4 51 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 45 (14.71%) C#
6 38 (12.42%) C++
7 31 (10.13%) Perl
8 30 (9.80%) C
9 24 (7.84%) Ruby
10 16 (5.23%) PowerShell
11 15 (4.90%) Bash Shell
12 13 (4.25%) PHP
13 12 (3.92%) Objective-C
14 11 (3.59%) VB
15 5 (1.63%) Scala
15 5 (1.63%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.63%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.63%) VBScript
16 4 (1.31%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 111 (36.27%) Security Cleared
2 82 (26.80%) DV Cleared
3 52 (16.99%) SC Cleared
4 32 (10.46%) Degree
5 28 (9.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (5.56%) MCSE
7 13 (4.25%) ISEB
8 12 (3.92%) MCITP
9 11 (3.59%) MCSA
9 11 (3.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (2.61%) CCNA
11 8 (2.61%) Citrix Certification
12 7 (2.29%) ISTQB
12 7 (2.29%) MCP
13 5 (1.63%) CCNP
13 5 (1.63%) CCNP Voice
13 5 (1.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (0.98%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.61%) QA
1 8 (2.61%) SLA
2 7 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 85 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 70 (22.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (14.71%) vSphere
4 34 (11.11%) XenApp
5 27 (8.82%) Hyper-V
6 18 (5.88%) XenDesktop
7 10 (3.27%) DFS Replication
7 10 (3.27%) Dovecot
8 9 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.96%) Postfix
10 3 (0.98%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.65%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 42 (13.73%) SCCM
2 22 (7.19%) SCOM
3 19 (6.21%) WSUS
4 14 (4.58%) Backup Exec
4 14 (4.58%) NetBackup
5 11 (3.59%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (3.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 10 (3.27%) SCDPM
6 10 (3.27%) SCVMM
7 8 (2.61%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 7 (2.29%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (1.96%) HP UCMDB
9 6 (1.96%) SCOrch
9 6 (1.96%) SCSM
10 5 (1.63%) Cisco CUCM
10 5 (1.63%) Cisco IPCC
10 5 (1.63%) Cisco UCCE
10 5 (1.63%) Cisco UCCX
11 4 (1.31%) OpenView
12 3 (0.98%) Plesk
Vendors
1 111 (36.27%) VMware
2 110 (35.95%) Microsoft
3 49 (16.01%) Citrix
4 40 (13.07%) Cisco
5 39 (12.75%) Oracle
6 25 (8.17%) HP
7 19 (6.21%) Symantec
8 16 (5.23%) Dell
9 13 (4.25%) NetApp
9 13 (4.25%) Red Hat
9 13 (4.25%) Sophos
10 11 (3.59%) Palo Alto
11 8 (2.61%) Apple
12 7 (2.29%) AppSense
13 6 (1.96%) ESRI
13 6 (1.96%) Remedy
14 5 (1.63%) Atlassian
14 5 (1.63%) IBM
14 5 (1.63%) Sybase
15 4 (1.31%) SAP
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent bens inc 10% pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Fairford, Gloucestershire
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £22000 - £25000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension & extensive bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita plc
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car, bonus and others
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Gloucester
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Guildford, London or Gloucester
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago