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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 206 149 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.57% 18.84% 25.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.45% 75.25% 68.46%
Number of salaries quoted 169 138 246
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +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
310 198 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 32.46% 25.03% 37.77%
Number of salaries quoted 250 175 361
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,100 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014. 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 +20 99 £32,500 -7.14% 16
Gloucester -12 28 £38,000 +26.66% 9
Tewkesbury -3 11 £36,000 +2.85% 3
Cirencester +16 10 £35,000 +11.11%
Stroud -3 4 £40,000 +110.52% 3
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

1 171 (41.61%) Microsoft
2 148 (36.01%) SQL
3 137 (33.33%) Linux
4 110 (26.76%) SQL Server
5 108 (26.28%) MS Excel
6 106 (25.79%) C#
7 101 (24.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 86 (20.92%) VMware
9 83 (20.19%) Finance
10 73 (17.76%) .NET
11 70 (17.03%) C++
12 68 (16.55%) Active Directory
13 65 (15.82%) Security Cleared
14 63 (15.33%) TCP/IP
15 62 (15.09%) Software Engineering
16 60 (14.60%) Windows 7
16 60 (14.60%) HTML
17 58 (14.11%) MS Office
18 57 (13.87%) Java
18 57 (13.87%) Citrix
19 56 (13.63%) XML
20 53 (12.90%) JavaScript
21 52 (12.65%) Firewall
22 51 (12.41%) Windows Server 2012
22 51 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
23 49 (11.92%) Internet
24 46 (11.19%) Degree
25 45 (10.95%) VMware Infrastructure
25 45 (10.95%) Windows Server 2003
25 45 (10.95%) ASP.NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 44 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 36 (8.76%) IIS
3 19 (4.62%) Apache
3 19 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (3.65%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (3.41%) Commerce Server
5 14 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (3.16%) WebLogic
7 12 (2.92%) JBoss
8 10 (2.43%) Joomla!
9 8 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (1.70%) SharePoint
11 5 (1.22%) CMS
12 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.24%) SAS
13 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 108 (26.28%) MS Excel
2 58 (14.11%) MS Office
3 6 (1.46%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.24%) Simulink
5 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (3.41%) Fredhopper
2 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.49%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.89%) SaaS
2 12 (2.92%) Office 365
3 8 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (15.33%) TCP/IP
2 52 (12.65%) Firewall
3 49 (11.92%) Internet
4 43 (10.46%) DNS
5 39 (9.49%) DHCP
6 35 (8.52%) SMTP
7 30 (7.30%) FTP
8 27 (6.57%) LAN
8 27 (6.57%) SAN
9 23 (5.60%) WAN
10 22 (5.35%) HTTP
11 20 (4.87%) VPN
12 19 (4.62%) Intrusion Detection
13 17 (4.14%) Network Security
14 15 (3.65%) SSL
15 10 (2.43%) Telnet
16 9 (2.19%) LDAP
16 9 (2.19%) Structured Cabling
17 6 (1.46%) MPLS
18 5 (1.22%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (26.76%) SQL Server
2 35 (8.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (6.08%) MySQL
4 21 (5.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (4.62%) Relational Database
6 17 (4.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.97%) DB2
10 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.24%) MS Access
11 1 (0.24%) Star Schema
11 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (5.60%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.19%) Subversion
3 8 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.70%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.22%) Bugzilla
5 5 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.73%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.49%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.24%) Selenium
8 1 (0.24%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.24%) Toad
8 1 (0.24%) MSI
8 1 (0.24%) NUnit
8 1 (0.24%) PVCS
General
1 83 (20.19%) Finance
2 26 (6.33%) Retail
3 24 (5.84%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.16%) Electronics
5 12 (2.92%) Aerospace
6 8 (1.95%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.95%) Advertising
7 7 (1.70%) Military
8 6 (1.46%) Automotive
9 5 (1.22%) Banking
10 3 (0.73%) Marketing
10 3 (0.73%) French Language
10 3 (0.73%) German Language
10 3 (0.73%) Italian Language
10 3 (0.73%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.24%) Publishing
11 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 100 (24.33%) Analyst
2 97 (23.60%) Developer
3 56 (13.63%) Support Analyst
4 41 (9.98%) Support Engineer
4 41 (9.98%) Software Engineer
5 33 (8.03%) Software Developer
6 29 (7.06%) .NET Developer
7 23 (5.60%) C++ Developer
7 23 (5.60%) Applications Support
8 22 (5.35%) IT Support
9 20 (4.87%) .NET Software Developer
9 20 (4.87%) 2nd Line Support
10 18 (4.38%) C# Developer
11 17 (4.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 17 (4.14%) Technical Analyst
12 15 (3.65%) Desktop Support
13 13 (3.16%) Junior
13 13 (3.16%) Architect
13 13 (3.16%) Senior Analyst
13 13 (3.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (17.76%) .NET
2 60 (14.60%) HTML
3 56 (13.63%) XML
4 45 (10.95%) ASP.NET
5 43 (10.46%) CSS
6 21 (5.11%) Web Services
7 18 (4.38%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 14 (3.41%) jQuery
9 12 (2.92%) J2EE
10 11 (2.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (2.43%) SOAP
11 10 (2.43%) WCF
12 9 (2.19%) CodeIgniter
12 9 (2.19%) CakePHP
12 9 (2.19%) .NET Framework
13 8 (1.95%) Qt
14 7 (1.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 7 (1.70%) Ajax
15 6 (1.46%) MFC
15 6 (1.46%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.60%) Management Information System
3 21 (5.11%) Mobile App
4 14 (3.41%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.19%) Data Protection Act
6 8 (1.95%) PKI
6 8 (1.95%) AS400
6 8 (1.95%) EPoS
6 8 (1.95%) LPAR
7 5 (1.22%) iSeries
7 5 (1.22%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.22%) Clustering
8 4 (0.97%) Mathematics
8 4 (0.97%) Mainframe
8 4 (0.97%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (0.73%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.73%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.49%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.49%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 137 (33.33%) Linux
2 101 (24.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 60 (14.60%) Windows 7
4 51 (12.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (10.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (8.76%) Windows XP
7 30 (7.30%) UNIX
8 28 (6.81%) Solaris
9 24 (5.84%) Windows 8
10 17 (4.14%) Windows 2000 Server
11 13 (3.16%) HPUX
11 13 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (2.92%) Mac OS X
13 9 (2.19%) Debian
14 8 (1.95%) Apple iOS
15 7 (1.70%) Windows NT
15 7 (1.70%) AIX
16 5 (1.22%) SUSE
17 4 (0.97%) Ubuntu
18 2 (0.49%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (15.09%) Software Engineering
2 44 (10.71%) ITIL
3 26 (6.33%) E-Commerce
3 26 (6.33%) Service Delivery
4 25 (6.08%) OO
5 22 (5.35%) Web Development
6 20 (4.87%) Data Protection
7 18 (4.38%) Software Architecture
7 18 (4.38%) Mobile Application Development
8 17 (4.14%) Cyber Security
8 17 (4.14%) MVC
8 17 (4.14%) Information Security
9 16 (3.89%) Configuration Management
9 16 (3.89%) Mentoring
10 15 (3.65%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (3.65%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (3.41%) Time Management
12 13 (3.16%) Penetration Testing
13 11 (2.68%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (2.68%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 148 (36.01%) SQL
2 106 (25.79%) C#
3 70 (17.03%) C++
4 57 (13.87%) Java
5 53 (12.90%) JavaScript
6 41 (9.98%) Perl
7 40 (9.73%) Python
8 35 (8.52%) C
9 33 (8.03%) PHP
10 20 (4.87%) T-SQL
11 18 (4.38%) XQuery
11 18 (4.38%) Shell Script
11 18 (4.38%) XPath
12 17 (4.14%) VB.NET
13 14 (3.41%) Bash Shell
14 11 (2.68%) VBScript
15 9 (2.19%) VB
16 8 (1.95%) Embedded C
17 7 (1.70%) Embedded C++
18 6 (1.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 65 (15.82%) Security Cleared
2 46 (11.19%) Degree
3 39 (9.49%) DV Cleared
4 35 (8.52%) SC Cleared
5 24 (5.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (2.43%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (2.43%) MCSE
7 8 (1.95%) MCP
8 7 (1.70%) CCNA
9 5 (1.22%) MCSA
10 4 (0.97%) CCNP
10 4 (0.97%) GCIA
10 4 (0.97%) GCIH
10 4 (0.97%) MCITP
11 3 (0.73%) MCTS
11 3 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.73%) GIAC
11 3 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.73%) HND
12 2 (0.49%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.11%) SLA
2 10 (2.43%) QA
3 3 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.24%) Basel II
4 1 (0.24%) TickIT
4 1 (0.24%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.24%) DO-178B
System Software
1 68 (16.55%) Active Directory
2 45 (10.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (5.35%) XenApp
4 20 (4.87%) Hyper-V
5 19 (4.62%) vSphere
6 12 (2.92%) VMware ESX
7 6 (1.46%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.22%) qmail
8 5 (1.22%) Samba
8 5 (1.22%) Squid
9 4 (0.97%) ISA Server
9 4 (0.97%) Snort
10 3 (0.73%) Firmware
10 3 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.24%) Postfix
12 1 (0.24%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 29 (7.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 12 (2.92%) NetBackup
3 7 (1.70%) SCCM
4 4 (0.97%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.73%) OpenView
5 3 (0.73%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.24%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.24%) SCOM
6 1 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.24%) WSUS
Vendors
1 171 (41.61%) Microsoft
2 86 (20.92%) VMware
3 57 (13.87%) Citrix
4 44 (10.71%) Cisco
5 35 (8.52%) HP
6 18 (4.38%) Oracle
7 17 (4.14%) NetApp
8 16 (3.89%) Red Hat
8 16 (3.89%) Symantec
9 14 (3.41%) EPiServer
9 14 (3.41%) hybris
10 13 (3.16%) IBM
11 12 (2.92%) Adobe
11 12 (2.92%) Veritas
11 12 (2.92%) Brocade
12 11 (2.68%) Juniper
13 10 (2.43%) Apple
13 10 (2.43%) CheckPoint
14 9 (2.19%) Zend
15 6 (1.46%) Remedy
Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £26000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Bath, Chippenham, Swindon, Stroud,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £25,000 Pro Rata
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 per annum + pension and 22 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum + pension, 22 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 per annum + pension, 22 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + good bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £31000 to £36000 per annum - Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 plus 27 Days Holiday.
Posted: 6 days ago