The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 12 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 149 160 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 16.34% 17.35% 20.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.17% 62.02% 61.31%
Number of salaries quoted 140 132 181
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%

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
297 258 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 32.57% 27.98% 33.73%
Number of salaries quoted 271 198 277
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Windows
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +2 77 £35,000 -23.07% 5
Cheltenham -14 32 £36,500 -14.11% 5
Cirencester -6 3 £42,500 +27.81%
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 167 (49.12%) Security Cleared
2 133 (39.12%) Microsoft
3 129 (37.94%) Linux
4 127 (37.35%) DV Cleared
5 120 (35.29%) Windows Server
6 96 (28.24%) VMware
7 85 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 77 (22.65%) ITIL
9 76 (22.35%) Active Directory
10 73 (21.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 72 (21.18%) VMware Infrastructure
12 71 (20.88%) Cybersecurity
13 69 (20.29%) Python
14 57 (16.76%) C
14 57 (16.76%) MS Office
15 54 (15.88%) Agile Software Development
16 53 (15.59%) SQL
17 52 (15.29%) C++
18 51 (15.00%) Android
19 50 (14.71%) Hyper-V
19 50 (14.71%) C#
20 49 (14.41%) JavaScript
21 46 (13.53%) SQL Server
21 46 (13.53%) Infrastructure Management
22 43 (12.65%) Java
22 43 (12.65%) MS Exchange
23 42 (12.35%) Software Engineering
24 41 (12.06%) PowerShell
25 39 (11.47%) XML
26 36 (10.59%) SC Cleared

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 43 (12.65%) MS Exchange
2 30 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 30 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 24 (7.06%) IIS
4 22 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (2.35%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.76%) Apache Pig
6 6 (1.76%) JBoss
6 6 (1.76%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.47%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.47%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.88%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.88%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.59%) WebSphere Portal
10 1 (0.29%) CMS
10 1 (0.29%) Confluence
10 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 57 (16.76%) MS Office
2 35 (10.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.29%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.29%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 31 (9.12%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (4.41%) PaaS
3 13 (3.82%) OpenShift
4 9 (2.65%) Office 365
5 8 (2.35%) SaaS
6 2 (0.59%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.41%) TCP/IP
2 29 (8.53%) Firewall
3 22 (6.47%) NNTP
3 22 (6.47%) SMTP
3 22 (6.47%) X.400
3 22 (6.47%) X.500
4 19 (5.59%) LAN
5 18 (5.29%) HTTP
5 18 (5.29%) WAN
6 13 (3.82%) SSL
6 13 (3.82%) Wireless
7 12 (3.53%) Network Security
8 10 (2.94%) DHCP
9 7 (2.06%) Internet
10 6 (1.76%) HTTPS
10 6 (1.76%) SAN
10 6 (1.76%) VPN
11 5 (1.47%) DNS
12 2 (0.59%) FTP
12 2 (0.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (13.53%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.94%) MySQL
3 23 (6.76%) Big Data
4 18 (5.29%) Hadoop
5 8 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.76%) Apache Hive
6 6 (1.76%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (1.47%) Apache Accumulo
7 5 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (1.18%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.88%) QlikView
9 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.59%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.59%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (8.24%) Selenium
2 19 (5.59%) JIRA
3 16 (4.71%) Jenkins
4 15 (4.41%) JMeter
5 14 (4.12%) Git (software)
6 12 (3.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (3.53%) Cucumber
7 10 (2.94%) LoadRunner
8 6 (1.76%) Bitbucket
8 6 (1.76%) CodeSonar
8 6 (1.76%) git-flow
8 6 (1.76%) Robot Framework
9 5 (1.47%) WATIR
10 1 (0.29%) JUnit
10 1 (0.29%) Metasploit
10 1 (0.29%) Redmine
10 1 (0.29%) Subversion
10 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (5.88%) Advertising
2 18 (5.29%) Manufacturing
3 16 (4.71%) Finance
4 15 (4.41%) Games
5 8 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.47%) Electronics
6 5 (1.47%) Marketing
7 4 (1.18%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.18%) Military
8 3 (0.88%) Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Legal
9 1 (0.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (19.71%) Support Engineer
2 44 (12.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 41 (12.06%) Analyst
4 36 (10.59%) IT Engineer
5 35 (10.29%) IT Support
6 31 (9.12%) Desktop Support
7 30 (8.82%) Windows Engineer
8 29 (8.53%) 2nd Line Support
9 27 (7.94%) IT Support Engineer
10 23 (6.76%) Linux Engineer
11 22 (6.47%) Software Engineer
12 21 (6.18%) Systems Engineer
13 18 (5.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
13 18 (5.29%) Consultant
13 18 (5.29%) Developer
14 16 (4.71%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
14 16 (4.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support
15 15 (4.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 15 (4.41%) Test Analyst
16 14 (4.12%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (11.47%) XML
2 25 (7.35%) .NET
3 23 (6.76%) HTML
4 18 (5.29%) ASP.NET
5 15 (4.41%) .NET Framework
6 13 (3.82%) Web Services
7 12 (3.53%) jQuery
7 12 (3.53%) REST
8 11 (3.24%) CSS
8 11 (3.24%) JSON
8 11 (3.24%) SOAP
9 10 (2.94%) HTML5
10 8 (2.35%) Classic ASP
10 8 (2.35%) EJB
10 8 (2.35%) Hibernate
10 8 (2.35%) Java EE
11 7 (2.06%) J2EE
11 7 (2.06%) Spring
11 7 (2.06%) STL
12 6 (1.76%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.47%) Cybercrime
3 19 (5.59%) Computer Science
4 16 (4.71%) Data Centre
5 13 (3.82%) Fat Client
5 13 (3.82%) Thin Client
6 11 (3.24%) iPhone
7 8 (2.35%) Device Driver
8 7 (2.06%) Cyber Attack
9 6 (1.76%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.47%) Cyber Defence
10 5 (1.47%) Cyberthreat
10 5 (1.47%) Security Operations Centre
10 5 (1.47%) User Experience
11 3 (0.88%) Clustering
11 3 (0.88%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.59%) Celerra
12 2 (0.59%) CLARiiON
12 2 (0.59%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 129 (37.94%) Linux
2 120 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 85 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 73 (21.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (15.00%) Android
6 36 (10.59%) Windows 7
7 35 (10.29%) Mac OS X
8 32 (9.41%) Apple iOS
9 27 (7.94%) Unix
9 27 (7.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (4.71%) CentOS
11 15 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (4.12%) Windows 10
13 10 (2.94%) Windows Phone
14 8 (2.35%) Solaris
15 6 (1.76%) Windows 2000
16 4 (1.18%) FreeBSD
17 3 (0.88%) Windows 8
18 2 (0.59%) Data ONTAP
19 1 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (22.65%) ITIL
2 71 (20.88%) Cybersecurity
3 54 (15.88%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (13.53%) Infrastructure Management
5 42 (12.35%) Software Engineering
6 36 (10.59%) Reverse Engineering
7 32 (9.41%) Service Delivery
8 26 (7.65%) ITIL V3
9 24 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (6.76%) Scrum
10 23 (6.76%) Service Management
11 22 (6.47%) Automated Testing
11 22 (6.47%) Penetration Testing
12 20 (5.88%) Test Scripting
13 19 (5.59%) Configuration Management
13 19 (5.59%) DevOps
13 19 (5.59%) Problem Management
14 16 (4.71%) Coaching
14 16 (4.71%) Mentoring
14 16 (4.71%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 69 (20.29%) Python
2 57 (16.76%) C
3 53 (15.59%) SQL
4 52 (15.29%) C++
5 50 (14.71%) C#
6 49 (14.41%) JavaScript
7 43 (12.65%) Java
8 41 (12.06%) PowerShell
9 34 (10.00%) Bash Shell
10 24 (7.06%) Perl
11 22 (6.47%) Objective-C
11 22 (6.47%) Ruby
12 19 (5.59%) PHP
13 8 (2.35%) VB.NET
14 7 (2.06%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.18%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.18%) VB
16 3 (0.88%) Delphi
16 3 (0.88%) FoxPro (VFP)
16 3 (0.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 167 (49.12%) Security Cleared
2 127 (37.35%) DV Cleared
3 36 (10.59%) SC Cleared
4 25 (7.35%) Degree
5 21 (6.18%) ISTQB
6 18 (5.29%) MCSE
6 18 (5.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (4.71%) ISEB
8 15 (4.41%) CCNA
8 15 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (4.12%) GIAC
10 13 (3.82%) CISSP
10 13 (3.82%) CompTIA Security+
10 13 (3.82%) Linux+ Certification
10 13 (3.82%) Network+ Certification
10 13 (3.82%) SANS
10 13 (3.82%) Security+ Certification
10 13 (3.82%) SSCP
11 5 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (1.18%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.53%) SLA
2 6 (1.76%) GPG13
3 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 76 (22.35%) Active Directory
2 72 (21.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (14.71%) Hyper-V
4 19 (5.59%) Docker
5 18 (5.29%) Virtual Desktop
6 13 (3.82%) Dovecot
6 13 (3.82%) Postfix
7 7 (2.06%) Virtual Servers
7 7 (2.06%) vSphere
8 4 (1.18%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.88%) NFS
9 3 (0.88%) XenApp
10 2 (0.59%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (0.59%) Firmware
10 2 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.29%) Samba
11 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.29%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 29 (8.53%) Puppet
2 20 (5.88%) SCCM
3 14 (4.12%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (2.06%) Salt
5 6 (1.76%) ArcSight ESM
6 5 (1.47%) WSUS
7 4 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.59%) Ansible
9 2 (0.59%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.59%) Nessus
9 2 (0.59%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.59%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.59%) SnapMirror
9 2 (0.59%) SnapVault
10 1 (0.29%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.29%) Nagios
10 1 (0.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 133 (39.12%) Microsoft
2 96 (28.24%) VMware
3 26 (7.65%) Red Hat
4 22 (6.47%) Cisco
5 19 (5.59%) Citrix
6 18 (5.29%) HP
7 15 (4.41%) Oracle
8 11 (3.24%) Intel
9 8 (2.35%) Atlassian
9 8 (2.35%) Juniper
10 6 (1.76%) ArcSight
10 6 (1.76%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.76%) Crossbeam
10 6 (1.76%) F5
10 6 (1.76%) Palo Alto
10 6 (1.76%) Splunk
11 5 (1.47%) CA Agile Central
11 5 (1.47%) Intel Security
11 5 (1.47%) SAP
12 3 (0.88%) Apple
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Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £18000.00 - £21000 per annum + Bonus, Paid Certs etc
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum + Bonus, On-Call, Paid Certs etc
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