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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 192 255 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.81% 24.03% 20.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.64% 65.22% 61.47%
Number of salaries quoted 152 204 177
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £22,500 £20,984
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
339 391 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 34.98% 36.85% 33.37%
Number of salaries quoted 267 314 285
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
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 25 June 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 25 June 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 78 £45,500 +35.82% 7
Gloucester 0 57 £35,000 +4.47% 15
Cirencester -1 8 £37,500 +114.28% 1
Stroud -7 4 £36,250 +11.53%
Tewkesbury 0 1 £24,500 -48.42% 1
Dursley - 1 £18,500 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 204 (58.45%) Linux
2 128 (36.68%) Windows Server
3 123 (35.24%) VMware
4 120 (34.38%) Microsoft
5 111 (31.81%) Agile Software Development
6 101 (28.94%) Security Cleared
7 92 (26.36%) SQL Server
8 88 (25.21%) Python
9 84 (24.07%) Java
10 83 (23.78%) Active Directory
11 80 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
12 78 (22.35%) Windows Server 2008
13 77 (22.06%) Windows Server 2012
14 76 (21.78%) Firewall
15 75 (21.49%) Cybersecurity
16 71 (20.34%) Cisco
17 70 (20.06%) SQL
18 68 (19.48%) MS Exchange
19 66 (18.91%) DV Cleared
20 61 (17.48%) TCP/IP
21 59 (16.91%) Analytical Skills
22 57 (16.33%) DNS
22 57 (16.33%) Oracle
23 55 (15.76%) Perl
23 55 (15.76%) VPN
24 54 (15.47%) Citrix
24 54 (15.47%) SAN
25 53 (15.19%) C++
26 52 (14.90%) ITIL
27 51 (14.61%) Continuous Integration

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 68 (19.48%) MS Exchange
2 31 (8.88%) IIS
3 25 (7.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (6.30%) Apache
5 18 (5.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (4.01%) WebLogic
7 11 (3.15%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (3.15%) JBoss
8 10 (2.87%) SharePoint
9 8 (2.29%) Apache Spark
10 7 (2.01%) Confluence
10 7 (2.01%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.15%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.57%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.57%) SAS
13 2 (0.57%) Skype for Business
14 1 (0.29%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 33 (9.46%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.01%) MS Office
3 6 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.57%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.29%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.01%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (4.01%) Office 365
2 8 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.43%) PaaS
3 5 (1.43%) SaaS
4 4 (1.15%) IaaS
5 1 (0.29%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.29%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 76 (21.78%) Firewall
2 61 (17.48%) TCP/IP
3 57 (16.33%) DNS
4 55 (15.76%) VPN
5 54 (15.47%) SAN
6 32 (9.17%) DHCP
7 31 (8.88%) Internet
8 27 (7.74%) SMTP
9 23 (6.59%) SSL
10 22 (6.30%) LAN
11 21 (6.02%) HTTP
11 21 (6.02%) VoIP
12 19 (5.44%) MPLS
12 19 (5.44%) WAN
13 13 (3.72%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (3.72%) Intrusion Detection
13 13 (3.72%) Network Security
14 11 (3.15%) Broadband
15 7 (2.01%) iSCSI
16 6 (1.72%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (26.36%) SQL Server
2 43 (12.32%) Big Data
3 26 (7.45%) MySQL
4 22 (6.30%) Hadoop
5 14 (4.01%) Apache Accumulo
6 10 (2.87%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.58%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.43%) IBM InfoSphere
8 5 (1.43%) Neo4j
8 5 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.15%) GIS
9 4 (1.15%) OrientDB
9 4 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.57%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.57%) DB2
11 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 46 (13.18%) Selenium
2 27 (7.74%) Cucumber
3 22 (6.30%) Git (software)
4 21 (6.02%) Jenkins
5 12 (3.44%) JIRA
5 12 (3.44%) Subversion
6 9 (2.58%) Visual Studio
7 8 (2.29%) LoadRunner
7 8 (2.29%) RSpec
8 6 (1.72%) JBehave
8 6 (1.72%) JUnit
9 5 (1.43%) JMeter
10 3 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.86%) WATIR
11 2 (0.57%) ClearQuest
11 2 (0.57%) Maven
11 2 (0.57%) NeoLoad
11 2 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.29%) MSI
12 1 (0.29%) Rational DOORS
General
1 32 (9.17%) Telecoms
2 29 (8.31%) Finance
3 18 (5.16%) Advertising
4 7 (2.01%) Electronics
5 5 (1.43%) Games
5 5 (1.43%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.43%) Marketing
6 3 (0.86%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (16.62%) Analyst
2 55 (15.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 40 (11.46%) Developer
4 35 (10.03%) Test Engineer
5 32 (9.17%) Support Engineer
6 25 (7.16%) Integration Engineer
6 25 (7.16%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 21 (6.02%) 3rd Line Support
8 20 (5.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 20 (5.73%) Test Analyst
9 19 (5.44%) IT Engineer
9 19 (5.44%) Security Analyst
10 18 (5.16%) IT Support
11 17 (4.87%) Systems Engineer
12 16 (4.58%) Senior Analyst
13 15 (4.30%) Cybersecurity Analyst
13 15 (4.30%) Java Developer
13 15 (4.30%) Linux Engineer
14 14 (4.01%) C++ Developer
15 13 (3.72%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (9.46%) HTML
2 20 (5.73%) CSS
3 16 (4.58%) Web Services
4 15 (4.30%) .NET
4 15 (4.30%) CSS3
4 15 (4.30%) HTML5
5 13 (3.72%) J2EE
5 13 (3.72%) XML
6 12 (3.44%) jQuery
7 11 (3.15%) JSON
7 11 (3.15%) Kafka
7 11 (3.15%) LAMP
8 9 (2.58%) OpenCL
9 8 (2.29%) EJB
9 8 (2.29%) Hibernate
9 8 (2.29%) MFC
9 8 (2.29%) Spring
10 6 (1.72%) .NET Framework
10 6 (1.72%) Ajax
10 6 (1.72%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 59 (16.91%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (10.89%) Data Centre
3 23 (6.59%) Visualisation
4 21 (6.02%) Cybercrime
5 15 (4.30%) iPhone
6 14 (4.01%) Cyberthreat
7 13 (3.72%) Digital Media
7 13 (3.72%) Internet of Things
7 13 (3.72%) Security Operations Centre
8 11 (3.15%) Client/Server
9 10 (2.87%) Computer Science
9 10 (2.87%) VHDL
10 9 (2.58%) iPad
11 8 (2.29%) EqualLogic
11 8 (2.29%) Management Information System
11 8 (2.29%) Mathematics
11 8 (2.29%) User Experience
12 7 (2.01%) Cryptography
12 7 (2.01%) Enterprise Storage
13 6 (1.72%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 204 (58.45%) Linux
2 128 (36.68%) Windows Server
3 78 (22.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 77 (22.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (10.32%) Windows 7
6 29 (8.31%) Android
7 28 (8.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (7.74%) Unix
9 24 (6.88%) CentOS
10 22 (6.30%) Mac OS X
11 20 (5.73%) Windows 10
12 19 (5.44%) Windows Phone
13 14 (4.01%) Apple iOS
14 13 (3.72%) Windows 8
15 11 (3.15%) Oracle Linux
15 11 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (3.15%) Solaris
16 7 (2.01%) FreeNAS
17 6 (1.72%) webOS
17 6 (1.72%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (31.81%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (21.49%) Cybersecurity
3 52 (14.90%) ITIL
4 51 (14.61%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (12.89%) Scrum
6 41 (11.75%) SDLC
6 41 (11.75%) Waterfall
7 37 (10.60%) Software Engineering
8 36 (10.32%) Test Automation
9 33 (9.46%) Integration Testing
10 31 (8.88%) DevOps
11 30 (8.60%) Defect Tracking
12 28 (8.02%) Automated Testing
12 28 (8.02%) System Testing
13 26 (7.45%) Continuous Improvement
13 26 (7.45%) Performance Testing
14 24 (6.88%) Automation Testing
14 24 (6.88%) Manual Testing
15 22 (6.30%) Validation
16 21 (6.02%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 88 (25.21%) Python
2 84 (24.07%) Java
3 70 (20.06%) SQL
4 55 (15.76%) Perl
5 53 (15.19%) C++
6 44 (12.61%) JavaScript
7 35 (10.03%) C#
8 32 (9.17%) Ruby
9 31 (8.88%) C
10 27 (7.74%) Bash Shell
11 19 (5.44%) Objective-C
11 19 (5.44%) PowerShell
12 16 (4.58%) PHP
13 9 (2.58%) Scala
14 8 (2.29%) Shell Script
14 8 (2.29%) VB
15 5 (1.43%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.15%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.86%) Go
18 2 (0.57%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 101 (28.94%) Security Cleared
2 66 (18.91%) DV Cleared
3 41 (11.75%) SC Cleared
4 40 (11.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (9.46%) MCSE
6 30 (8.60%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (6.88%) MCITP
8 22 (6.30%) CCNA
9 21 (6.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 18 (5.16%) ISEB
11 17 (4.87%) MCSA
12 13 (3.72%) ISTQB
13 11 (3.15%) Degree
13 11 (3.15%) RHCE
13 11 (3.15%) RHCSA
14 10 (2.87%) Citrix Certification
15 7 (2.01%) CCNP
16 6 (1.72%) CCNP Voice
16 6 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
17 4 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.30%) SLA
2 7 (2.01%) QA
3 4 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.57%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 83 (23.78%) Active Directory
2 80 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (11.46%) XenApp
4 39 (11.17%) vSphere
5 19 (5.44%) XenDesktop
6 18 (5.16%) Hyper-V
7 16 (4.58%) Virtual Desktop
8 11 (3.15%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.72%) Apache Flume
9 6 (1.72%) Firmware
9 6 (1.72%) VMware ESX
10 5 (1.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 5 (1.43%) Dovecot
11 3 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.86%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.57%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.29%) Docker
13 1 (0.29%) Postfix
13 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 34 (9.74%) SCCM
2 23 (6.59%) WSUS
3 21 (6.02%) Backup Exec
4 18 (5.16%) NetBackup
5 15 (4.30%) Norton AntiVirus
6 9 (2.58%) Puppet
7 6 (1.72%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (1.72%) Cisco IPCC
7 6 (1.72%) Cisco UCCE
7 6 (1.72%) Cisco UCCX
7 6 (1.72%) FortiGate
7 6 (1.72%) Kibana
7 6 (1.72%) logstash
8 5 (1.43%) SCOM
9 3 (0.86%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (0.57%) RSA Security Analytics
10 2 (0.57%) SCDPM
10 2 (0.57%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 123 (35.24%) VMware
2 120 (34.38%) Microsoft
3 71 (20.34%) Cisco
4 57 (16.33%) Oracle
5 54 (15.47%) Citrix
6 36 (10.32%) HP
7 23 (6.59%) Symantec
8 22 (6.30%) Dell
9 20 (5.73%) Red Hat
10 16 (4.58%) Juniper
10 16 (4.58%) Palo Alto
11 13 (3.72%) IBM
11 13 (3.72%) NetApp
12 12 (3.44%) Hortonworks
13 11 (3.15%) Perforce
13 11 (3.15%) Sophos
14 10 (2.87%) Apple
14 10 (2.87%) Atlassian
15 9 (2.58%) EMC
16 6 (1.72%) Intel
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 65,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000.0000 - £40000.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCS
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Tewkesbury Borough Council
Salary: From £18,560 to £21,057 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Posted: 24 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Posted: 24 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Posted: 24 days ago
Gloucestershire
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Posted: 18 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago