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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 231 200 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 22.80% 21.21% 20.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.17% 63.09% 65.43%
Number of salaries quoted 184 175 164
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
360 317 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 35.54% 33.62% 31.17%
Number of salaries quoted 289 271 236
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,150 £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 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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015. 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
Gloucester +2 74 £34,000 +0.74% 10
Cheltenham +1 66 £35,000 -1.40% 3
Cirencester +1 8 £37,750 +25.83% 1
Tewkesbury +7 6 £47,500 +39.70%
Stroud +1 6 £43,750 +2.94% 1
Fairford - 2 £29,750 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

1 194 (42.08%) Microsoft
2 184 (39.91%) VMware
3 159 (34.49%) Linux
4 146 (31.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 138 (29.93%) VMware Infrastructure
6 137 (29.72%) SQL
7 129 (27.98%) Active Directory
8 118 (25.60%) Citrix
9 115 (24.95%) SQL Server
10 113 (24.51%) Windows Server 2003
11 91 (19.74%) .NET
12 88 (19.09%) Windows Server 2012
13 86 (18.66%) Cisco
14 79 (17.14%) Firewall
15 78 (16.92%) ITIL
16 75 (16.27%) C#
16 75 (16.27%) MS Exchange
16 75 (16.27%) Finance
16 75 (16.27%) Security Cleared
17 73 (15.84%) DNS
18 72 (15.62%) TCP/IP
18 72 (15.62%) Microsoft Certification
18 72 (15.62%) SAN
19 69 (14.97%) C
20 65 (14.10%) Oracle
21 64 (13.88%) MS Office
22 62 (13.45%) Java
23 61 (13.23%) MS Excel
23 61 (13.23%) Hyper-V
23 61 (13.23%) SCCM

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 75 (16.27%) MS Exchange
2 50 (10.85%) IIS
3 26 (5.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 21 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 19 (4.12%) Node.js
7 16 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
8 15 (3.25%) SharePoint
9 11 (2.39%) WebLogic
9 11 (2.39%) Apache
10 10 (2.17%) Tomcat
11 9 (1.95%) Lync
12 8 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (1.30%) Office Communications Server
14 4 (0.87%) SAS
15 3 (0.65%) OpenStack
15 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
16 1 (0.22%) MediaWiki
16 1 (0.22%) NetWeaver
16 1 (0.22%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 64 (13.88%) MS Office
2 61 (13.23%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.65%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.65%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.43%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.43%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.34%) Office 365
2 3 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.43%) SaaS
3 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 79 (17.14%) Firewall
2 73 (15.84%) DNS
3 72 (15.62%) SAN
3 72 (15.62%) TCP/IP
4 48 (10.41%) VPN
5 41 (8.89%) DHCP
6 26 (5.64%) Internet
7 25 (5.42%) MPLS
8 22 (4.77%) WAN
9 18 (3.90%) LAN
9 18 (3.90%) Wireless
10 17 (3.69%) SMTP
11 11 (2.39%) HTTP
11 11 (2.39%) VoIP
12 10 (2.17%) VLAN
12 10 (2.17%) Network Security
12 10 (2.17%) Ethernet
13 8 (1.74%) NAS
14 7 (1.52%) NetScaler
14 7 (1.52%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (24.95%) SQL Server
2 39 (8.46%) MySQL
3 30 (6.51%) Oracle Database
4 24 (5.21%) Relational Database
4 24 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (4.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 20 (4.34%) Big Data
7 19 (4.12%) SQL Server 2005
8 16 (3.47%) MongoDB
8 16 (3.47%) RDBMS
9 11 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
15 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 10g
15 1 (0.22%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 33 (7.16%) Visual Studio
2 17 (3.69%) Git (software)
3 16 (3.47%) ClearCase
4 11 (2.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (2.17%) JMeter
5 10 (2.17%) NeoLoad
6 8 (1.74%) Subversion
7 7 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (1.30%) JIRA
9 4 (0.87%) Toad
10 3 (0.65%) ClearQuest
10 3 (0.65%) MSI
10 3 (0.65%) InstallShield
10 3 (0.65%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.65%) Axure RP
10 3 (0.65%) Hudson
11 2 (0.43%) FxCop
11 2 (0.43%) StyleCop
11 2 (0.43%) Xcode
11 2 (0.43%) Dreamweaver
General
1 75 (16.27%) Finance
2 41 (8.89%) Advertising
3 26 (5.64%) Military
3 26 (5.64%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.04%) Aerospace
5 11 (2.39%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.52%) Automotive
7 5 (1.08%) Back Office
8 3 (0.65%) Banking
8 3 (0.65%) Marketing
9 1 (0.22%) Retail
9 1 (0.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 100 (21.69%) Support Engineer
2 62 (13.45%) Analyst
3 59 (12.80%) Developer
4 52 (11.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 42 (9.11%) Software Engineer
6 30 (6.51%) Support Analyst
6 30 (6.51%) 3rd Line Support
7 25 (5.42%) Technical Support
8 24 (5.21%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 24 (5.21%) IT Support
9 22 (4.77%) Support Specialist
10 21 (4.56%) Software Developer
10 21 (4.56%) Desktop Support
11 18 (3.90%) Architect
11 18 (3.90%) DBA
12 17 (3.69%) Consultant
13 16 (3.47%) Applications Support
13 16 (3.47%) IT Support Engineer
14 15 (3.25%) SQL DBA
14 15 (3.25%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (19.74%) .NET
2 45 (9.76%) CSS
3 44 (9.54%) HTML
4 32 (6.94%) ASP.NET
5 26 (5.64%) J2EE
6 23 (4.99%) HTML5
7 20 (4.34%) CSS3
8 19 (4.12%) Middleware
9 18 (3.90%) XML
10 16 (3.47%) Hibernate
10 16 (3.47%) COM
10 16 (3.47%) Spring
10 16 (3.47%) Apache Camel
11 14 (3.04%) Software Packaging
12 13 (2.82%) Web Services
13 11 (2.39%) .NET Framework
13 11 (2.39%) WCF
14 8 (1.74%) WPF
14 8 (1.74%) WinForms
14 8 (1.74%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.11%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (8.03%) Client/Server
3 34 (7.38%) Clustering
4 23 (4.99%) Visualisation
5 20 (4.34%) Management Information System
6 16 (3.47%) N-Tier
6 16 (3.47%) PKI
7 15 (3.25%) Data Protection Act
8 10 (2.17%) Computer Science
8 10 (2.17%) AS400
8 10 (2.17%) LPAR
9 9 (1.95%) Data Centre
10 8 (1.74%) Replication
11 6 (1.30%) PDA
11 6 (1.30%) User Experience
12 5 (1.08%) iSeries
13 4 (0.87%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.65%) GIS
14 3 (0.65%) Fat Client
14 3 (0.65%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 159 (34.49%) Linux
2 146 (31.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 113 (24.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 88 (19.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (9.11%) Windows 7
6 39 (8.46%) UNIX
7 25 (5.42%) Windows XP
7 25 (5.42%) Windows 8
8 18 (3.90%) Windows 2000 Server
9 12 (2.60%) Mac OS X
9 12 (2.60%) Apple iOS
10 11 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (2.39%) Android
11 7 (1.52%) CentOS
11 7 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
12 6 (1.30%) Ubuntu
12 6 (1.30%) Solaris
12 6 (1.30%) Windows Phone
13 5 (1.08%) Windows NT
14 4 (0.87%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (16.92%) ITIL
2 56 (12.15%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (11.50%) Configuration Management
4 46 (9.98%) Software Engineering
5 42 (9.11%) SDLC
6 36 (7.81%) Scrum
7 31 (6.72%) DevOps
8 30 (6.51%) OO
8 30 (6.51%) Time Management
9 29 (6.29%) Information Security
10 25 (5.42%) Service Delivery
11 22 (4.77%) Continuous Improvement
11 22 (4.77%) Incident Management
12 21 (4.56%) Service Management
13 20 (4.34%) Data Protection
13 20 (4.34%) Project Management
14 19 (4.12%) Data Modelling
14 19 (4.12%) Load Balancing
15 18 (3.90%) Change Management
16 17 (3.69%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 137 (29.72%) SQL
2 75 (16.27%) C#
3 69 (14.97%) C
4 62 (13.45%) Java
5 53 (11.50%) JavaScript
6 45 (9.76%) C++
7 34 (7.38%) Python
8 31 (6.72%) Perl
9 28 (6.07%) VB.NET
10 25 (5.42%) Ruby
11 21 (4.56%) PHP
11 21 (4.56%) T-SQL
12 19 (4.12%) PowerShell
13 18 (3.90%) Bash Shell
14 17 (3.69%) PL/SQL
15 9 (1.95%) VBScript
16 5 (1.08%) COBOL
17 4 (0.87%) VB
17 4 (0.87%) Objective-C
18 3 (0.65%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 75 (16.27%) Security Cleared
2 72 (15.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 51 (11.06%) DV Cleared
4 47 (10.20%) MCSE
5 41 (8.89%) SC Cleared
6 30 (6.51%) Degree
7 28 (6.07%) MCSA
8 24 (5.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 17 (3.69%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (3.04%) MCITP
10 14 (3.04%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (2.82%) CCNA
12 11 (2.39%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (1.52%) CCA
14 5 (1.08%) MCP
15 4 (0.87%) CCDP
15 4 (0.87%) PhD
15 4 (0.87%) CCNP
16 3 (0.65%) ISTQB
16 3 (0.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.39%) SLA
2 5 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.08%) QA
3 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.22%) Basel II
System Software
1 138 (29.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 129 (27.98%) Active Directory
3 61 (13.23%) Hyper-V
4 43 (9.33%) vSphere
5 41 (8.89%) XenApp
6 24 (5.21%) VMware ESX
7 20 (4.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 14 (3.04%) XenDesktop
8 14 (3.04%) BitLocker
9 12 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (1.30%) Firmware
12 5 (1.08%) Snort
13 4 (0.87%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (0.65%) XenServer
14 3 (0.65%) VMware Server
15 2 (0.43%) Postfix
15 2 (0.43%) KVM
16 1 (0.22%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 61 (13.23%) SCCM
2 31 (6.72%) Backup Exec
3 18 (3.90%) SCOM
4 16 (3.47%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (2.17%) WSUS
6 8 (1.74%) SCVMM
7 7 (1.52%) NetBackup
7 7 (1.52%) Hyperic
8 6 (1.30%) Zenoss
8 6 (1.30%) WhatsUp Gold
9 5 (1.08%) vMotion
10 2 (0.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle Flashback
11 1 (0.22%) NetVault Backup
11 1 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.22%) Puppet
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.22%) HP Data Protector
11 1 (0.22%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 194 (42.08%) Microsoft
2 184 (39.91%) VMware
3 118 (25.60%) Citrix
4 86 (18.66%) Cisco
5 65 (14.10%) Oracle
6 37 (8.03%) HP
7 30 (6.51%) Symantec
8 28 (6.07%) Sophos
9 18 (3.90%) Remedy
9 18 (3.90%) NetApp
10 17 (3.69%) Red Hat
10 17 (3.69%) Juniper
11 14 (3.04%) Veeam
12 12 (2.60%) Websense
13 9 (1.95%) Apple
13 9 (1.95%) Dell
14 7 (1.52%) SolarWinds
15 6 (1.30%) 3PAR
15 6 (1.30%) EMC
15 6 (1.30%) IBM
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £42000.00 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
JPS Selection
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 15 days ago
Lydney, Gloucestershire
Watkins Hire Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary package
Posted: 15 days ago