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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 179 256 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 16.65% 24.22% 17.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.24% 64.48% 55.14%
Number of salaries quoted 135 208 146
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
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
330 397 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.70% 37.56% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 247 317 261
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 26 May 2016.

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 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cheltenham -6 77 £45,000 +36.36% 11
Gloucester -1 51 £31,500 -5.97% 4
Stroud -3 5 £37,500 +20.96% 1
Cirencester -2 4 £31,000 +77.14% 2
Tewkesbury +3 1 £24,500 -51.00%
Dursley - 1 £18,500 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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.

1 197 (56.94%) Linux
2 125 (36.13%) VMware
2 125 (36.13%) Windows Server
3 116 (33.53%) Microsoft
4 107 (30.92%) Agile Software Development
5 101 (29.19%) Security Cleared
6 89 (25.72%) Java
7 87 (25.14%) SQL Server
8 83 (23.99%) Python
9 78 (22.54%) VMware Infrastructure
10 77 (22.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 77 (22.25%) Cybersecurity
11 75 (21.68%) SQL
12 74 (21.39%) Active Directory
13 71 (20.52%) Windows Server 2012
14 70 (20.23%) Firewall
15 68 (19.65%) DV Cleared
16 67 (19.36%) TCP/IP
16 67 (19.36%) MS Exchange
17 66 (19.08%) ITIL
17 66 (19.08%) Cisco
18 57 (16.47%) Perl
18 57 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
19 56 (16.18%) DNS
20 54 (15.61%) C++
21 53 (15.32%) Citrix
22 52 (15.03%) Oracle
22 52 (15.03%) Continuous Integration
23 51 (14.74%) VPN
23 51 (14.74%) SAN

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 67 (19.36%) MS Exchange
2 35 (10.12%) IIS
3 29 (8.38%) Apache
4 25 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (5.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (5.20%) WebLogic
7 11 (3.18%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (3.18%) JBoss
8 8 (2.31%) Confluence
9 7 (2.02%) Apache Spark
9 7 (2.02%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.73%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.16%) ArcGIS
11 4 (1.16%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.58%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.58%) SAS
14 1 (0.29%) nginx
14 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (8.67%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.47%) MS Office
3 6 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.73%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.58%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.29%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.34%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (2.02%) IaaS
2 7 (2.02%) Office 365
2 7 (2.02%) PaaS
3 5 (1.45%) SaaS
4 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.29%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 70 (20.23%) Firewall
2 67 (19.36%) TCP/IP
3 56 (16.18%) DNS
4 51 (14.74%) SAN
4 51 (14.74%) VPN
5 32 (9.25%) DHCP
6 28 (8.09%) SMTP
7 27 (7.80%) Internet
8 26 (7.51%) SSL
9 24 (6.94%) VoIP
10 22 (6.36%) MPLS
11 18 (5.20%) LAN
12 17 (4.91%) Cisco ASA
12 17 (4.91%) HTTP
13 16 (4.62%) WAN
14 13 (3.76%) Network Security
15 11 (3.18%) Cisco Nexus
16 10 (2.89%) HSRP
16 10 (2.89%) Intrusion Detection
16 10 (2.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (25.14%) SQL Server
2 44 (12.72%) Big Data
3 25 (7.23%) MySQL
4 21 (6.07%) Hadoop
5 13 (3.76%) Apache Accumulo
6 10 (2.89%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.60%) MongoDB
8 7 (2.02%) GIS
9 5 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.45%) IBM InfoSphere
9 5 (1.45%) Neo4j
10 4 (1.16%) OrientDB
10 4 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.87%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.87%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 42 (12.14%) Selenium
2 26 (7.51%) Cucumber
3 18 (5.20%) Jenkins
4 17 (4.91%) Git (software)
5 12 (3.47%) JIRA
6 10 (2.89%) Visual Studio
7 9 (2.60%) Subversion
8 7 (2.02%) LoadRunner
8 7 (2.02%) RSpec
9 6 (1.73%) JBehave
9 6 (1.73%) JUnit
10 4 (1.16%) ClearQuest
10 4 (1.16%) JMeter
11 3 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.58%) InstallShield
12 2 (0.58%) Maven
12 2 (0.58%) MSI
12 2 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.58%) WATIR
General
1 33 (9.54%) Finance
2 31 (8.96%) Telecoms
3 19 (5.49%) Advertising
4 6 (1.73%) Electronics
5 5 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.45%) Marketing
6 4 (1.16%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.58%) Games
8 1 (0.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (15.32%) Analyst
2 49 (14.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 41 (11.85%) Developer
4 38 (10.98%) Support Engineer
5 31 (8.96%) Test Engineer
6 21 (6.07%) Integration Engineer
6 21 (6.07%) IT Engineer
6 21 (6.07%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 20 (5.78%) 3rd Line Support
7 20 (5.78%) Test Analyst
8 17 (4.91%) IT Support
8 17 (4.91%) Java Developer
9 16 (4.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 16 (4.62%) C++ Developer
9 16 (4.62%) Consultant
9 16 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
10 15 (4.34%) Network Engineer
10 15 (4.34%) Security Analyst
10 15 (4.34%) Technical Consultant
11 14 (4.05%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (10.40%) HTML
2 20 (5.78%) CSS
2 20 (5.78%) XML
3 18 (5.20%) J2EE
4 17 (4.91%) Web Services
5 15 (4.34%) .NET
5 15 (4.34%) CSS3
5 15 (4.34%) HTML5
6 12 (3.47%) EJB
6 12 (3.47%) Hibernate
6 12 (3.47%) jQuery
6 12 (3.47%) LAMP
6 12 (3.47%) Spring
7 11 (3.18%) JSON
7 11 (3.18%) Kafka
7 11 (3.18%) OpenCL
8 8 (2.31%) MFC
9 6 (1.73%) Ajax
9 6 (1.73%) Dojo
9 6 (1.73%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 57 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (11.85%) Data Centre
3 27 (7.80%) Cybercrime
4 26 (7.51%) Visualisation
5 17 (4.91%) iPhone
6 14 (4.05%) Cyberthreat
7 13 (3.76%) Client/Server
7 13 (3.76%) Digital Media
7 13 (3.76%) Security Operations Centre
8 12 (3.47%) Internet of Things
9 11 (3.18%) VHDL
10 10 (2.89%) Management Information System
10 10 (2.89%) PKI
11 9 (2.60%) Computer Science
12 8 (2.31%) EqualLogic
12 8 (2.31%) Mathematics
13 7 (2.02%) iPad
14 6 (1.73%) Cryptography
14 6 (1.73%) Mobile App
14 6 (1.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 197 (56.94%) Linux
2 125 (36.13%) Windows Server
3 77 (22.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 71 (20.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (8.96%) Android
6 30 (8.67%) Windows 7
7 26 (7.51%) Unix
7 26 (7.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (6.65%) Mac OS X
9 22 (6.36%) Windows Phone
10 20 (5.78%) CentOS
11 18 (5.20%) Windows 10
12 16 (4.62%) Apple iOS
13 13 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (3.18%) Windows 8
15 10 (2.89%) Solaris
16 8 (2.31%) Oracle Linux
17 7 (2.02%) FreeNAS
18 6 (1.73%) webOS
18 6 (1.73%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (30.92%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (22.25%) Cybersecurity
3 66 (19.08%) ITIL
4 52 (15.03%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (12.43%) Waterfall
6 39 (11.27%) SDLC
7 37 (10.69%) Integration Testing
7 37 (10.69%) Software Engineering
8 35 (10.12%) Scrum
9 33 (9.54%) Test Automation
10 29 (8.38%) Automated Testing
11 28 (8.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 28 (8.09%) System Testing
12 27 (7.80%) Defect Tracking
13 25 (7.23%) DevOps
14 24 (6.94%) Performance Testing
15 23 (6.65%) Mobile Development
16 22 (6.36%) Automation Testing
16 22 (6.36%) Reverse Engineering
16 22 (6.36%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 89 (25.72%) Java
2 83 (23.99%) Python
3 75 (21.68%) SQL
4 57 (16.47%) Perl
5 54 (15.61%) C++
6 47 (13.58%) JavaScript
7 35 (10.12%) Ruby
8 31 (8.96%) C#
9 30 (8.67%) C
10 24 (6.94%) Bash Shell
11 21 (6.07%) Objective-C
12 18 (5.20%) PowerShell
13 16 (4.62%) PHP
14 11 (3.18%) Scala
15 7 (2.02%) Shell Script
15 7 (2.02%) VB
16 5 (1.45%) T-SQL
17 4 (1.16%) VB.NET
18 2 (0.58%) Go
18 2 (0.58%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 101 (29.19%) Security Cleared
2 68 (19.65%) DV Cleared
3 50 (14.45%) SC Cleared
4 35 (10.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (8.96%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (8.67%) MCSE
7 22 (6.36%) MCITP
8 18 (5.20%) CCNA
8 18 (5.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 16 (4.62%) ISEB
9 16 (4.62%) MCSA
10 12 (3.47%) Degree
10 12 (3.47%) ISTQB
11 11 (3.18%) CCNP
12 10 (2.89%) CCNP Voice
12 10 (2.89%) Citrix Certification
13 9 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (2.31%) RHCE
14 8 (2.31%) RHCSA
15 5 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.34%) SLA
2 8 (2.31%) QA
3 7 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.58%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 78 (22.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (21.39%) Active Directory
3 42 (12.14%) vSphere
3 42 (12.14%) XenApp
4 22 (6.36%) XenDesktop
5 19 (5.49%) Hyper-V
6 10 (2.89%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (2.31%) Dovecot
8 6 (1.73%) Apache Flume
8 6 (1.73%) Firmware
9 5 (1.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.87%) Postfix
11 2 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.58%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 32 (9.25%) SCCM
2 21 (6.07%) Backup Exec
3 20 (5.78%) WSUS
4 18 (5.20%) NetBackup
5 13 (3.76%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (2.89%) Cisco CUCM
6 10 (2.89%) Cisco IPCC
6 10 (2.89%) Cisco UCCE
6 10 (2.89%) Cisco UCCX
7 7 (2.02%) Puppet
8 6 (1.73%) FortiGate
8 6 (1.73%) Kibana
8 6 (1.73%) logstash
9 4 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (1.16%) SCOM
10 3 (0.87%) RSA Security Analytics
11 2 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.58%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 1 (0.29%) Plesk
Vendors
1 125 (36.13%) VMware
2 116 (33.53%) Microsoft
3 66 (19.08%) Cisco
4 53 (15.32%) Citrix
5 52 (15.03%) Oracle
6 36 (10.40%) HP
7 25 (7.23%) Dell
8 23 (6.65%) Symantec
9 17 (4.91%) Palo Alto
10 15 (4.34%) Juniper
10 15 (4.34%) Red Hat
11 13 (3.76%) NetApp
12 12 (3.47%) Hortonworks
12 12 (3.47%) IBM
13 11 (3.18%) Sophos
14 10 (2.89%) Apple
15 9 (2.60%) Atlassian
16 8 (2.31%) EMC
16 8 (2.31%) Perforce
17 6 (1.73%) AppSense
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