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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 3 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 170 274 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 15.37% 23.91% 16.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.49% 62.41% 51.77%
Number of salaries quoted 128 220 134
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £22,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
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
312 439 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 28.21% 38.31% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 224 338 259
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 -8 73 £45,000 +36.36% 14
Gloucester -2 40 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Cirencester -1 7 £30,000 -17.80% 1
Stroud -1 3 £37,500 +27.11% 1
Tewkesbury +11 2 £26,250 -34.37%
Dursley - 1 £18,500 -
Fairford - 1 £32,500 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 172 (53.75%) Linux
2 120 (37.50%) VMware
3 117 (36.56%) Windows Server
4 112 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 96 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 92 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
7 84 (26.25%) Java
8 83 (25.94%) SQL Server
9 79 (24.69%) SQL
9 79 (24.69%) VMware Infrastructure
10 78 (24.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 69 (21.56%) Python
11 69 (21.56%) Windows Server 2012
12 67 (20.94%) Active Directory
13 65 (20.31%) ITIL
13 65 (20.31%) Firewall
13 65 (20.31%) DV Cleared
14 64 (20.00%) TCP/IP
15 62 (19.38%) Cybersecurity
16 61 (19.06%) Cisco
17 58 (18.13%) MS Exchange
18 52 (16.25%) Perl
18 52 (16.25%) DNS
19 50 (15.63%) Citrix
19 50 (15.63%) JavaScript
20 49 (15.31%) SC Cleared
21 48 (15.00%) VPN
22 47 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
23 45 (14.06%) Oracle
24 44 (13.75%) C++

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 58 (18.13%) MS Exchange
2 39 (12.19%) IIS
3 32 (10.00%) Apache
4 19 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (5.63%) WebLogic
6 14 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (3.44%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (3.44%) JBoss
8 8 (2.50%) Confluence
9 7 (2.19%) Apache Spark
9 7 (2.19%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.88%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.25%) ArcGIS
11 4 (1.25%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.63%) nginx
12 2 (0.63%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.63%) SAS
12 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.31%) Node.js
13 1 (0.31%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (8.44%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.13%) MS Office
3 7 (2.19%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.31%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.44%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.19%) IaaS
2 7 (2.19%) PaaS
3 6 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.25%) SaaS
5 1 (0.31%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 65 (20.31%) Firewall
2 64 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 52 (16.25%) DNS
4 48 (15.00%) VPN
5 41 (12.81%) SAN
6 31 (9.69%) DHCP
7 27 (8.44%) SMTP
8 26 (8.13%) Internet
9 24 (7.50%) SSL
10 23 (7.19%) VoIP
11 22 (6.88%) MPLS
12 16 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (3.75%) HTTP
14 11 (3.44%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (3.44%) Network Security
15 10 (3.13%) BGP
15 10 (3.13%) EIGRP
15 10 (3.13%) HSRP
15 10 (3.13%) OSPF
15 10 (3.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (25.94%) SQL Server
2 40 (12.50%) Big Data
3 36 (11.25%) MySQL
4 21 (6.56%) Hadoop
5 14 (4.38%) NoSQL
6 13 (4.06%) Apache Accumulo
6 13 (4.06%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.50%) OrientDB
8 7 (2.19%) GIS
9 5 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.56%) IBM InfoSphere
9 5 (1.56%) Neo4j
9 5 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.94%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.94%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.63%) DB2
Development Applications
1 36 (11.25%) Selenium
2 22 (6.88%) Cucumber
3 16 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 12 (3.75%) JIRA
5 11 (3.44%) Git (software)
5 11 (3.44%) Visual Studio
6 6 (1.88%) JBehave
6 6 (1.88%) JUnit
6 6 (1.88%) LoadRunner
6 6 (1.88%) RSpec
6 6 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.56%) ClearQuest
8 4 (1.25%) JMeter
8 4 (1.25%) Subversion
9 3 (0.94%) InstallShield
9 3 (0.94%) MSI
9 3 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.63%) Maven
10 2 (0.63%) WATIR
General
1 40 (12.50%) Finance
2 25 (7.81%) Telecoms
3 21 (6.56%) Advertising
4 4 (1.25%) Aerospace
5 3 (0.94%) Banking
5 3 (0.94%) Electronics
6 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (14.06%) Analyst
2 44 (13.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 41 (12.81%) Developer
4 39 (12.19%) Support Engineer
5 26 (8.13%) Test Engineer
6 24 (7.50%) IT Engineer
7 19 (5.94%) Consultant
7 19 (5.94%) Java Developer
8 18 (5.63%) IT Support
8 18 (5.63%) Test Analyst
9 17 (5.31%) Technical Consultant
10 16 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
10 16 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
10 16 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
10 16 (5.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
11 15 (4.69%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
11 15 (4.69%) Network Engineer
11 15 (4.69%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
12 14 (4.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 13 (4.06%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (12.50%) HTML
2 23 (7.19%) XML
3 22 (6.88%) CSS
3 22 (6.88%) J2EE
4 21 (6.56%) Web Services
5 16 (5.00%) .NET
5 16 (5.00%) HTML5
6 15 (4.69%) CSS3
6 15 (4.69%) LAMP
7 13 (4.06%) jQuery
8 12 (3.75%) EJB
8 12 (3.75%) Hibernate
8 12 (3.75%) Spring
9 11 (3.44%) Kafka
10 10 (3.13%) JSON
10 10 (3.13%) OpenCL
11 8 (2.50%) Java SE
12 7 (2.19%) Backbone.js
12 7 (2.19%) Dojo
12 7 (2.19%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 47 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (12.81%) Data Centre
3 28 (8.75%) Cybercrime
4 25 (7.81%) Visualisation
5 15 (4.69%) Client/Server
5 15 (4.69%) iPhone
6 14 (4.38%) Cyberthreat
7 13 (4.06%) Security Operations Centre
8 11 (3.44%) Internet of Things
9 10 (3.13%) Digital Media
9 10 (3.13%) Management Information System
9 10 (3.13%) PKI
9 10 (3.13%) VHDL
10 8 (2.50%) Computer Science
10 8 (2.50%) Mathematics
11 7 (2.19%) Blackberry
11 7 (2.19%) EqualLogic
12 6 (1.88%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.88%) User Experience
13 5 (1.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 172 (53.75%) Linux
2 117 (36.56%) Windows Server
3 78 (24.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 69 (21.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (8.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (8.44%) Android
7 25 (7.81%) Unix
7 25 (7.81%) Windows 7
8 23 (7.19%) Windows Phone
9 18 (5.63%) CentOS
10 17 (5.31%) Mac OS X
11 16 (5.00%) Windows 10
12 14 (4.38%) Apple iOS
13 11 (3.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (2.50%) Windows 8
15 7 (2.19%) FreeNAS
15 7 (2.19%) Solaris
16 6 (1.88%) webOS
16 6 (1.88%) Windows Phone 7
17 4 (1.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (20.31%) ITIL
3 62 (19.38%) Cybersecurity
4 44 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (11.25%) SDLC
5 36 (11.25%) Waterfall
6 33 (10.31%) Integration Testing
7 32 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 31 (9.69%) Scrum
9 28 (8.75%) Test Automation
10 27 (8.44%) Web Development
11 24 (7.50%) Configuration Management
11 24 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 24 (7.50%) System Testing
12 23 (7.19%) Automated Testing
13 22 (6.88%) Defect Tracking
14 21 (6.56%) DevOps
14 21 (6.56%) Mobile Development
14 21 (6.56%) Network Design
15 20 (6.25%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (26.25%) Java
2 79 (24.69%) SQL
3 69 (21.56%) Python
4 52 (16.25%) Perl
5 50 (15.63%) JavaScript
6 44 (13.75%) C++
7 32 (10.00%) Ruby
8 28 (8.75%) C#
9 22 (6.88%) C
10 18 (5.63%) Bash Shell
11 17 (5.31%) Objective-C
12 16 (5.00%) PowerShell
13 15 (4.69%) PHP
14 10 (3.13%) Scala
14 10 (3.13%) VB
15 6 (1.88%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.25%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.94%) VB.NET
18 2 (0.63%) Assembly Language
18 2 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 96 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 65 (20.31%) DV Cleared
3 49 (15.31%) SC Cleared
4 30 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (8.44%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (8.13%) MCSE
7 19 (5.94%) MCITP
8 15 (4.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (4.38%) CCNA
9 14 (4.38%) ISEB
9 14 (4.38%) MCSA
10 12 (3.75%) Degree
11 11 (3.44%) CCNP
11 11 (3.44%) ISTQB
12 10 (3.13%) CCNP Voice
13 9 (2.81%) Citrix Certification
13 9 (2.81%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 4 (1.25%) MCP
16 3 (0.94%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.75%) SLA
2 8 (2.50%) QA
3 6 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 79 (24.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (20.94%) Active Directory
3 41 (12.81%) vSphere
4 38 (11.88%) XenApp
5 21 (6.56%) XenDesktop
6 18 (5.63%) Hyper-V
7 9 (2.81%) Dovecot
7 9 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.88%) Apache Flume
8 6 (1.88%) Firmware
9 5 (1.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 4 (1.25%) Postfix
11 2 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.31%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 31 (9.69%) SCCM
2 19 (5.94%) WSUS
3 17 (5.31%) Backup Exec
4 16 (5.00%) NetBackup
5 12 (3.75%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
6 10 (3.13%) Cisco IPCC
6 10 (3.13%) Cisco UCCE
6 10 (3.13%) Cisco UCCX
7 7 (2.19%) SCOM
8 6 (1.88%) FortiGate
8 6 (1.88%) Kibana
8 6 (1.88%) logstash
9 4 (1.25%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 4 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.94%) HP UCMDB
10 3 (0.94%) RSA Security Analytics
11 2 (0.63%) cPanel
11 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.63%) Plesk
Vendors
1 120 (37.50%) VMware
2 112 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 61 (19.06%) Cisco
4 50 (15.63%) Citrix
5 45 (14.06%) Oracle
6 36 (11.25%) HP
7 24 (7.50%) Dell
8 21 (6.56%) Symantec
9 17 (5.31%) Palo Alto
10 14 (4.38%) Juniper
11 13 (4.06%) Red Hat
12 12 (3.75%) Hortonworks
12 12 (3.75%) NetApp
13 10 (3.13%) IBM
13 10 (3.13%) Sophos
14 8 (2.50%) Apple
14 8 (2.50%) Atlassian
14 8 (2.50%) EMC
15 7 (2.19%) AppSense
16 6 (1.88%) Forcepoint
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
AAP3
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits+Bonuses
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £49000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Strike IT Services
Salary: £42k + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £36000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + On-call, Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Mills Goodwin Talent Network
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + pension, BUPA, career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + 5K Car allow + Excellent and achievable bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £21000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucester
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Posted: 16 days ago
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