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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 262 142 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 23.04% 17.23% 21.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.39% 64.25% 61.52%
Number of salaries quoted 219 136 184
Average salary £34,750 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.92% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
357 221 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.40% 26.82% 35.72%
Number of salaries quoted 295 195 314
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +20 136 £31,500 -12.50% 15
Gloucester -6 31 £46,000 +53.33% 14
Tewkesbury -1 21 £30,000 -14.28%
Cirencester 0 6 £27,350 -13.17%
Stroud - 4 £40,000 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 176 (39.37%) Microsoft
2 169 (37.81%) Linux
3 163 (36.47%) SQL
4 122 (27.29%) SQL Server
5 109 (24.38%) MS Excel
6 108 (24.16%) Finance
7 95 (21.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 92 (20.58%) VMware
9 90 (20.13%) C#
10 87 (19.46%) TCP/IP
11 79 (17.67%) Active Directory
12 73 (16.33%) Firewall
13 67 (14.99%) Python
14 66 (14.77%) .NET
14 66 (14.77%) Software Engineering
15 65 (14.54%) C++
16 63 (14.09%) Security Cleared
17 62 (13.87%) DNS
18 61 (13.65%) Analytical Skills
19 60 (13.42%) Citrix
20 59 (13.20%) Windows Server 2003
21 56 (12.53%) Java
22 55 (12.30%) Perl
22 55 (12.30%) Degree
23 53 (11.86%) HTML
24 51 (11.41%) Internet
24 51 (11.41%) XML
24 51 (11.41%) Windows 7
25 50 (11.19%) VMware Infrastructure
25 50 (11.19%) ITIL

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 47 (10.51%) MS Exchange
2 32 (7.16%) IIS
3 19 (4.25%) Apache
4 14 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (2.91%) Commerce Server
5 13 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (2.24%) Joomla!
8 8 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (1.57%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.34%) JBoss
10 6 (1.34%) NetWeaver
11 5 (1.12%) CMS
12 4 (0.89%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.22%) SAS
13 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.22%) Lync
Applications
1 109 (24.38%) MS Excel
2 47 (10.51%) MS Office
3 6 (1.34%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.22%) Simulink
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 13 (2.91%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (1.79%) SaaS
1 8 (1.79%) Office 365
2 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (19.46%) TCP/IP
2 73 (16.33%) Firewall
3 62 (13.87%) DNS
4 51 (11.41%) Internet
5 49 (10.96%) SMTP
6 44 (9.84%) DHCP
7 41 (9.17%) FTP
8 39 (8.72%) HTTP
9 34 (7.61%) VPN
10 29 (6.49%) Intrusion Detection
11 26 (5.82%) SSL
12 23 (5.15%) LDAP
13 22 (4.92%) SAN
14 21 (4.70%) Network Security
15 20 (4.47%) Telnet
15 20 (4.47%) LAN
16 16 (3.58%) WAN
17 9 (2.01%) Ethernet
18 8 (1.79%) MPLS
19 5 (1.12%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (27.29%) SQL Server
2 42 (9.40%) MySQL
3 34 (7.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (4.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (4.03%) Relational Database
6 16 (3.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (1.79%) DB2
9 6 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (1.12%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.22%) Big Data
13 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.22%) Star Schema
13 1 (0.22%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 19 (4.25%) Visual Studio
2 15 (3.36%) Subversion
3 8 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.57%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.12%) Bugzilla
5 5 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.67%) LabVIEW
7 2 (0.45%) FxCop
7 2 (0.45%) StyleCop
8 1 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.22%) Toad
8 1 (0.22%) MSI
General
1 108 (24.16%) Finance
2 29 (6.49%) Aerospace
3 25 (5.59%) Retail
4 18 (4.03%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.58%) Electronics
6 9 (2.01%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.01%) Advertising
7 8 (1.79%) Military
8 5 (1.12%) Banking
9 4 (0.89%) Automotive
10 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.22%) Publishing
10 1 (0.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 121 (27.07%) Analyst
2 97 (21.70%) Developer
3 65 (14.54%) Support Analyst
4 53 (11.86%) Software Engineer
5 41 (9.17%) Support Engineer
6 37 (8.28%) Software Developer
7 27 (6.04%) .NET Developer
7 27 (6.04%) Technical Analyst
8 25 (5.59%) Applications Support
9 23 (5.15%) Consultant
10 21 (4.70%) Senior Analyst
11 20 (4.47%) C++ Developer
12 19 (4.25%) 2nd Line Support
12 19 (4.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
13 17 (3.80%) .NET Software Developer
14 15 (3.36%) C++ Software Engineer
14 15 (3.36%) C# Developer
14 15 (3.36%) Junior
14 15 (3.36%) Network Engineer
15 13 (2.91%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (14.77%) .NET
2 53 (11.86%) HTML
3 51 (11.41%) XML
4 43 (9.62%) CSS
5 42 (9.40%) ASP.NET
6 16 (3.58%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 15 (3.36%) Qt
8 14 (3.13%) jQuery
9 13 (2.91%) .NET Framework
9 13 (2.91%) Web Services
10 11 (2.46%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (2.01%) CodeIgniter
11 9 (2.01%) CakePHP
11 9 (2.01%) J2EE
12 7 (1.57%) Ajax
12 7 (1.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 6 (1.34%) Backbone.js
13 6 (1.34%) SAP Basis
13 6 (1.34%) Software Packaging
13 6 (1.34%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 61 (13.65%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.70%) Computer Science
3 20 (4.47%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.25%) Mobile App
5 18 (4.03%) Client/Server
6 12 (2.68%) Data Protection Act
7 11 (2.46%) Clustering
8 9 (2.01%) PKI
9 8 (1.79%) LPAR
9 8 (1.79%) AS400
10 7 (1.57%) Open Source
11 6 (1.34%) EPoS
12 5 (1.12%) iSeries
13 4 (0.89%) Embedded Systems
13 4 (0.89%) N-Tier
13 4 (0.89%) Mainframe
13 4 (0.89%) Mathematics
14 3 (0.67%) Blackberry
15 2 (0.45%) Device Driver
15 2 (0.45%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 169 (37.81%) Linux
2 95 (21.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (13.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 51 (11.41%) Windows 7
5 50 (11.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (7.61%) UNIX
7 33 (7.38%) Solaris
8 23 (5.15%) Windows XP
9 22 (4.92%) Windows 2000 Server
10 17 (3.80%) Windows 8
11 11 (2.46%) Mac OS X
11 11 (2.46%) AIX
12 9 (2.01%) Debian
13 8 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (1.79%) Windows NT
13 8 (1.79%) Apple iOS
14 7 (1.57%) HPUX
15 5 (1.12%) SUSE
16 4 (0.89%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (14.77%) Software Engineering
2 50 (11.19%) ITIL
3 39 (8.72%) Cyber Security
4 27 (6.04%) Data Protection
5 26 (5.82%) Information Security
6 25 (5.59%) E-Commerce
7 24 (5.37%) OO
8 22 (4.92%) Service Delivery
9 21 (4.70%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (4.47%) Penetration Testing
11 18 (4.03%) Configuration Management
12 17 (3.80%) MVC
12 17 (3.80%) Time Management
13 16 (3.58%) Technical Architecture
13 16 (3.58%) Web Development
13 16 (3.58%) OOD
13 16 (3.58%) Mobile Application Development
14 14 (3.13%) Mentoring
14 14 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (2.68%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 163 (36.47%) SQL
2 90 (20.13%) C#
3 67 (14.99%) Python
4 65 (14.54%) C++
5 56 (12.53%) Java
6 55 (12.30%) Perl
7 47 (10.51%) JavaScript
8 40 (8.95%) PHP
9 31 (6.94%) C
10 19 (4.25%) PowerShell
11 17 (3.80%) T-SQL
12 16 (3.58%) XQuery
12 16 (3.58%) XPath
13 13 (2.91%) Bash Shell
14 12 (2.68%) VB.NET
15 9 (2.01%) Shell Script
16 8 (1.79%) VB
17 6 (1.34%) Embedded C
17 6 (1.34%) Embedded C++
18 5 (1.12%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 63 (14.09%) Security Cleared
2 55 (12.30%) Degree
3 35 (7.83%) SC Cleared
4 32 (7.16%) DV Cleared
5 24 (5.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (2.91%) MCSE
8 12 (2.68%) CCNA
9 10 (2.24%) MCSA
10 7 (1.57%) MCP
11 6 (1.34%) CCNP
11 6 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.12%) GCIA
12 5 (1.12%) GCIH
13 3 (0.67%) GIAC
13 3 (0.67%) MCTS
13 3 (0.67%) MCITP
14 2 (0.45%) CCENT
14 2 (0.45%) BC Cleared
15 1 (0.22%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.25%) SLA
2 15 (3.36%) QA
3 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.22%) Basel II
System Software
1 79 (17.67%) Active Directory
2 50 (11.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (6.26%) Hyper-V
3 28 (6.26%) XenApp
4 9 (2.01%) qmail
5 8 (1.79%) vSphere
5 8 (1.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (1.34%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.12%) Snort
7 5 (1.12%) Samba
7 5 (1.12%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.89%) Squid
9 3 (0.67%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 24 (5.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (1.57%) SCCM
3 6 (1.34%) NetBackup
4 5 (1.12%) Nagios
4 5 (1.12%) Zenoss
4 5 (1.12%) YUM
4 5 (1.12%) Puppet
4 5 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.67%) OpenView
5 3 (0.67%) Unicenter
5 3 (0.67%) SCOM
6 2 (0.45%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.22%) WSUS
7 1 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 176 (39.37%) Microsoft
2 92 (20.58%) VMware
3 60 (13.42%) Citrix
4 50 (11.19%) Cisco
5 42 (9.40%) Oracle
6 21 (4.70%) HP
6 21 (4.70%) Juniper
7 19 (4.25%) CheckPoint
8 17 (3.80%) IBM
9 13 (2.91%) Remedy
9 13 (2.91%) EPiServer
9 13 (2.91%) hybris
10 12 (2.68%) Adobe
10 12 (2.68%) Red Hat
11 11 (2.46%) NetApp
12 9 (2.01%) Apple
12 9 (2.01%) Zend
13 8 (1.79%) SAP
14 7 (1.57%) Symantec
15 6 (1.34%) Brocade
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE Aviation
Salary: Competitive Salary & Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 plus 27 Days Holiday.
Posted: 5 days ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago