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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 268 146 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 23.82% 15.85% 20.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.33% 50.34% 53.70%
Number of salaries quoted 216 135 157
Average salary £34,750 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.12% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £48,750 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
430 290 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 38.22% 31.49% 37.59%
Number of salaries quoted 332 267 292
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £46,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
Cheltenham +18 108 £33,000 -17.50% 7
Gloucester +5 66 £30,000 -14.28% 6
Cirencester +5 12 £37,000 +76.32% 2
Stroud - 6 £31,000 - 1
Tewkesbury -15 2 £40,000 +1.91% 1
Filton - 1 - -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 213 (42.77%) Microsoft
2 186 (37.35%) VMware
3 160 (32.13%) Linux
4 153 (30.72%) SQL
5 148 (29.72%) Active Directory
6 137 (27.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 135 (27.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 134 (26.91%) Citrix
9 129 (25.90%) SQL Server
10 113 (22.69%) Finance
10 113 (22.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 104 (20.88%) Firewall
11 104 (20.88%) Cisco
12 94 (18.88%) TCP/IP
12 94 (18.88%) DNS
13 89 (17.87%) ITIL
14 86 (17.27%) MS Office
15 83 (16.67%) MS Excel
15 83 (16.67%) MS Exchange
16 82 (16.47%) .NET
17 79 (15.86%) Windows Server 2012
18 78 (15.66%) Microsoft Certification
19 77 (15.46%) Security Cleared
20 76 (15.26%) VPN
20 76 (15.26%) C#
20 76 (15.26%) Oracle
21 70 (14.06%) Client/Server
22 66 (13.25%) Java
23 63 (12.65%) Analytical Skills
24 62 (12.45%) DHCP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 83 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 59 (11.85%) IIS
3 28 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (2.81%) WebLogic
6 14 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (2.61%) Apache
8 12 (2.41%) Lync
9 10 (2.01%) SharePoint
9 10 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (2.01%) Node.js
10 7 (1.41%) NetWeaver
11 6 (1.20%) Office Communications Server
12 5 (1.00%) Tomcat
12 5 (1.00%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.80%) SAS
13 4 (0.80%) JBoss
14 3 (0.60%) OpenStack
15 1 (0.20%) Confluence
Applications
1 86 (17.27%) MS Office
2 83 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.40%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.40%) InDesign
3 2 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.61%) Office 365
2 3 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.20%) SaaS
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 104 (20.88%) Firewall
2 94 (18.88%) TCP/IP
2 94 (18.88%) DNS
3 76 (15.26%) VPN
4 62 (12.45%) DHCP
5 61 (12.25%) SAN
6 28 (5.62%) MPLS
6 28 (5.62%) Internet
7 26 (5.22%) WAN
8 23 (4.62%) LAN
9 21 (4.22%) LDAP
9 21 (4.22%) HTTP
10 20 (4.02%) SMTP
11 18 (3.61%) FTP
12 15 (3.01%) Wireless
13 13 (2.61%) SSL
13 13 (2.61%) Telnet
14 12 (2.41%) VLAN
15 11 (2.21%) SNMP
15 11 (2.21%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (25.90%) SQL Server
2 49 (9.84%) MySQL
3 29 (5.82%) Oracle Database
4 25 (5.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (3.21%) Relational Database
6 15 (3.01%) Oracle Database 11g
6 15 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (2.21%) Big Data
8 10 (2.01%) RDBMS
8 10 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (2.01%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.20%) DB2
13 1 (0.20%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 30 (6.02%) Visual Studio
2 14 (2.81%) Subversion
2 14 (2.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (2.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 11 (2.21%) Git (software)
5 10 (2.01%) ClearCase
6 9 (1.81%) NeoLoad
6 9 (1.81%) JMeter
7 8 (1.61%) MSI
7 8 (1.61%) InstallShield
7 8 (1.61%) ClearQuest
8 7 (1.41%) StyleCop
8 7 (1.41%) FxCop
9 6 (1.20%) JIRA
10 4 (0.80%) Maven
10 4 (0.80%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.80%) Toad
11 3 (0.60%) Hudson
11 3 (0.60%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.40%) Dreamweaver
General
1 113 (22.69%) Finance
2 43 (8.63%) Advertising
3 24 (4.82%) Aerospace
4 22 (4.42%) Telecoms
5 19 (3.82%) Military
6 8 (1.61%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.20%) Electronics
8 3 (0.60%) Marketing
8 3 (0.60%) Banking
9 2 (0.40%) Back Office
9 2 (0.40%) Automotive
10 1 (0.20%) Billing
10 1 (0.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 89 (17.87%) Analyst
2 85 (17.07%) Support Engineer
3 80 (16.06%) Developer
4 53 (10.64%) Software Engineer
5 45 (9.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 41 (8.23%) Support Analyst
7 34 (6.83%) Software Developer
8 30 (6.02%) Support Specialist
9 26 (5.22%) 3rd Line Support
10 24 (4.82%) SQL DBA
10 24 (4.82%) DBA
11 22 (4.42%) Consultant
12 21 (4.22%) IT Support
13 18 (3.61%) SQL Server DBA
13 18 (3.61%) .NET Developer
13 18 (3.61%) C++ Software Engineer
13 18 (3.61%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 18 (3.61%) 2nd Line Support
13 18 (3.61%) Network Engineer
14 17 (3.41%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (16.47%) .NET
2 37 (7.43%) ASP.NET
3 35 (7.03%) CSS
4 34 (6.83%) HTML
5 25 (5.02%) Software Packaging
6 24 (4.82%) COM
7 22 (4.42%) J2EE
8 19 (3.82%) XML
9 15 (3.01%) .NET Framework
9 15 (3.01%) Qt
10 14 (2.81%) Web Services
10 14 (2.81%) HTML5
10 14 (2.81%) CSS3
11 13 (2.61%) WCF
12 10 (2.01%) Spring
12 10 (2.01%) Middleware
12 10 (2.01%) Hibernate
12 10 (2.01%) Apache Camel
13 8 (1.61%) SOAP
14 7 (1.41%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 70 (14.06%) Client/Server
2 63 (12.65%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (7.43%) Clustering
4 25 (5.02%) N-Tier
5 24 (4.82%) Data Protection Act
6 22 (4.42%) Computer Science
7 19 (3.82%) Visualisation
8 12 (2.41%) Management Information System
9 10 (2.01%) PKI
9 10 (2.01%) Open Source
10 8 (1.61%) CMDB
11 7 (1.41%) PMI
11 7 (1.41%) PDA
12 6 (1.20%) Replication
13 5 (1.00%) User Experience
13 5 (1.00%) Mathematics
14 4 (0.80%) Mobile App
15 3 (0.60%) Blackberry
16 2 (0.40%) Physics
16 2 (0.40%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 160 (32.13%) Linux
2 137 (27.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 113 (22.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 79 (15.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (9.04%) Windows 7
6 38 (7.63%) UNIX
7 20 (4.02%) Windows XP
8 19 (3.82%) Windows 8
9 14 (2.81%) Windows 2000 Server
10 11 (2.21%) Solaris
11 10 (2.01%) Android
12 9 (1.81%) Apple iOS
12 9 (1.81%) Mac OS X
13 7 (1.41%) CentOS
13 7 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
14 6 (1.20%) AIX
14 6 (1.20%) Windows NT
15 5 (1.00%) Windows Phone
16 3 (0.60%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (17.87%) ITIL
2 52 (10.44%) Software Engineering
3 49 (9.84%) Configuration Management
4 47 (9.44%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (7.43%) OO
6 34 (6.83%) Data Protection
6 34 (6.83%) Information Security
7 29 (5.82%) Performance Tuning
7 29 (5.82%) DevOps
8 27 (5.42%) Cyber Security
9 26 (5.22%) Data Modelling
10 25 (5.02%) Load Balancing
11 24 (4.82%) Capacity Planning
11 24 (4.82%) Migration
11 24 (4.82%) Scrum
12 23 (4.62%) Time Management
12 23 (4.62%) Performance Monitoring
13 22 (4.42%) Incident Management
13 22 (4.42%) OOD
13 22 (4.42%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 153 (30.72%) SQL
2 76 (15.26%) C#
3 66 (13.25%) Java
4 50 (10.04%) C
5 48 (9.64%) Perl
5 48 (9.64%) C++
6 47 (9.44%) Python
7 43 (8.63%) JavaScript
8 28 (5.62%) PowerShell
9 26 (5.22%) T-SQL
9 26 (5.22%) VB.NET
10 17 (3.41%) Ruby
11 16 (3.21%) Bash Shell
11 16 (3.21%) PHP
12 11 (2.21%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.41%) Bourne shell
14 4 (0.80%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.40%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.40%) VBScript
15 2 (0.40%) R
Qualifications
1 78 (15.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 77 (15.46%) Security Cleared
3 53 (10.64%) MCSE
4 52 (10.44%) DV Cleared
5 51 (10.24%) Degree
6 42 (8.43%) SC Cleared
7 35 (7.03%) MCSA
8 25 (5.02%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (4.02%) CCNA
10 18 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (2.21%) MCITP
12 10 (2.01%) Citrix Certification
13 9 (1.81%) CCA
14 7 (1.41%) MCP
14 7 (1.41%) PMI Certification
14 7 (1.41%) CCNP
15 4 (0.80%) CCDP
15 4 (0.80%) PhD
16 3 (0.60%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.81%) SLA
2 9 (1.81%) QA
3 3 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.20%) Basel II
System Software
1 148 (29.72%) Active Directory
2 135 (27.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (11.24%) XenApp
4 55 (11.04%) Hyper-V
5 31 (6.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 29 (5.82%) vSphere
7 25 (5.02%) BitLocker
8 22 (4.42%) VMware ESX
9 13 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (2.41%) XenDesktop
11 11 (2.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 7 (1.41%) qmail
13 5 (1.00%) Snort
14 4 (0.80%) Terminal Services
15 3 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
16 2 (0.40%) XenServer
16 2 (0.40%) Terminal Server
17 1 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
17 1 (0.20%) iptables
17 1 (0.20%) KVM
Systems Management
1 57 (11.45%) SCCM
2 25 (5.02%) Backup Exec
3 16 (3.21%) SCOM
4 13 (2.61%) Norton AntiVirus
5 11 (2.21%) SCVMM
6 8 (1.61%) Zenoss
6 8 (1.61%) Puppet
7 7 (1.41%) yum
7 7 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (1.41%) Nagios
8 6 (1.20%) Hyperic
9 5 (1.00%) vMotion
10 3 (0.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (0.60%) WSUS
11 2 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.40%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (0.20%) HP SIM
12 1 (0.20%) SCDPM
12 1 (0.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 213 (42.77%) Microsoft
2 186 (37.35%) VMware
3 134 (26.91%) Citrix
4 104 (20.88%) Cisco
5 76 (15.26%) Oracle
6 35 (7.03%) Sophos
7 30 (6.02%) HP
8 29 (5.82%) Juniper
9 28 (5.62%) Remedy
10 24 (4.82%) Symantec
11 12 (2.41%) Veeam
11 12 (2.41%) CheckPoint
12 11 (2.21%) Websense
12 11 (2.21%) Red Hat
13 10 (2.01%) SAP
14 9 (1.81%) NetApp
15 8 (1.61%) SolarWinds
15 8 (1.61%) Apple
16 7 (1.41%) Twitter
17 5 (1.00%) 3PAR
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits!
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Tank Recruitment Limited
Salary: CAR + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £23000 - £25000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension & extensive bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Resource Management
Salary: £65000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + On-call + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
SCC
Salary: From £17,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago