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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 9 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 182 146 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 17.19% 16.31% 21.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.85% 63.76% 70.29%
Number of salaries quoted 168 129 212
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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
351 229 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.14% 25.59% 31.14%
Number of salaries quoted 314 199 290
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Gloucester +1 97 £35,000 -26.31% 10
Cheltenham -9 38 £32,500 -15.58% 6
Cirencester +1 5 £42,500 -5.55%
Tewkesbury -5 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 178 (49.31%) Security Cleared
2 148 (41.00%) Microsoft
3 142 (39.34%) DV Cleared
4 128 (35.46%) Linux
5 123 (34.07%) Windows Server
6 97 (26.87%) VMware
7 84 (23.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 82 (22.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 78 (21.61%) Active Directory
9 78 (21.61%) Cybersecurity
10 74 (20.50%) ITIL
10 74 (20.50%) VMware Infrastructure
11 66 (18.28%) SQL
12 65 (18.01%) Python
13 63 (17.45%) MS Office
13 63 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
14 58 (16.07%) Android
14 58 (16.07%) C++
15 56 (15.51%) C
15 56 (15.51%) C#
16 55 (15.24%) JavaScript
17 54 (14.96%) SQL Server
18 53 (14.68%) MS Excel
18 53 (14.68%) Hyper-V
19 51 (14.13%) MS Exchange
20 47 (13.02%) XML
20 47 (13.02%) Java
20 47 (13.02%) Software Engineering
21 46 (12.74%) Windows 7
22 45 (12.47%) TCP/IP

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 51 (14.13%) MS Exchange
2 33 (9.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 31 (8.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (6.93%) IIS
5 22 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (3.32%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.94%) Apache Pig
8 6 (1.66%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.11%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.83%) JBoss
10 3 (0.83%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.55%) Confluence
11 2 (0.55%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.55%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.55%) WebSphere Portal
12 1 (0.28%) CMS
12 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 63 (17.45%) MS Office
2 53 (14.68%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.28%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.28%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.65%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.60%) PaaS
4 12 (3.32%) Office 365
5 11 (3.05%) OpenShift
6 8 (2.22%) SaaS
7 2 (0.55%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.55%) IaaS
8 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (12.47%) TCP/IP
2 34 (9.42%) Firewall
3 24 (6.65%) LAN
4 23 (6.37%) WAN
5 22 (6.09%) HTTP
5 22 (6.09%) NNTP
5 22 (6.09%) SMTP
5 22 (6.09%) X.400
5 22 (6.09%) X.500
6 20 (5.54%) SSL
7 14 (3.88%) Network Security
8 12 (3.32%) DHCP
8 12 (3.32%) Internet
9 11 (3.05%) HTTPS
9 11 (3.05%) VPN
10 9 (2.49%) DNS
10 9 (2.49%) Wireless
11 8 (2.22%) SAN
12 3 (0.83%) MPLS
12 3 (0.83%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (14.96%) SQL Server
2 34 (9.42%) Big Data
3 25 (6.93%) MySQL
4 18 (4.99%) Hadoop
5 13 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (1.94%) Apache Hive
7 6 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.11%) Apache Accumulo
8 4 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (1.11%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (0.83%) QlikView
9 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (7.48%) Selenium
2 20 (5.54%) JIRA
3 14 (3.88%) Jenkins
4 12 (3.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (3.32%) Git (software)
5 11 (3.05%) JMeter
6 9 (2.49%) Cucumber
7 8 (2.22%) LoadRunner
8 7 (1.94%) Bitbucket
8 7 (1.94%) CodeSonar
8 7 (1.94%) git-flow
8 7 (1.94%) Robot Framework
9 4 (1.11%) WATIR
10 2 (0.55%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.28%) JUnit
11 1 (0.28%) RSpec
11 1 (0.28%) Subversion
11 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (5.54%) Advertising
2 18 (4.99%) Manufacturing
3 17 (4.71%) Games
4 14 (3.88%) Finance
5 6 (1.66%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.39%) Military
7 4 (1.11%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.11%) Electronics
7 4 (1.11%) Marketing
8 2 (0.55%) Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Legal
9 1 (0.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (19.11%) Support Engineer
2 53 (14.68%) Analyst
3 47 (13.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 39 (10.80%) Desktop Support
5 35 (9.70%) IT Engineer
6 34 (9.42%) IT Support
6 34 (9.42%) Windows Engineer
7 29 (8.03%) 2nd Line Support
7 29 (8.03%) IT Support Engineer
8 26 (7.20%) Systems Engineer
9 22 (6.09%) Developer
10 20 (5.54%) Software Engineer
11 19 (5.26%) Consultant
11 19 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
11 19 (5.26%) Support Analyst
12 18 (4.99%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
12 18 (4.99%) Technical Consultant
13 16 (4.43%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
13 16 (4.43%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 16 (4.43%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (13.02%) XML
2 29 (8.03%) .NET
3 27 (7.48%) HTML
4 19 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 19 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 13 (3.60%) EJB
5 13 (3.60%) Hibernate
6 12 (3.32%) J2EE
6 12 (3.32%) REST
6 12 (3.32%) Spring
6 12 (3.32%) Web Services
7 11 (3.05%) jQuery
8 10 (2.77%) CSS
8 10 (2.77%) HTML5
8 10 (2.77%) Java EE
8 10 (2.77%) JSON
9 9 (2.49%) SOAP
9 9 (2.49%) STL
10 8 (2.22%) Classic ASP
11 7 (1.94%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (7.20%) Cybercrime
3 24 (6.65%) Visualisation
4 19 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 19 (5.26%) iPhone
5 14 (3.88%) Cryptography
6 13 (3.60%) Fat Client
6 13 (3.60%) Thin Client
7 8 (2.22%) Device Driver
8 7 (1.94%) Cyber Attack
8 7 (1.94%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.66%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.39%) Cyber Defence
10 5 (1.39%) Cyberthreat
10 5 (1.39%) Security Operations Centre
11 4 (1.11%) Clustering
11 4 (1.11%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.11%) User Experience
12 2 (0.55%) CLARiiON
12 2 (0.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 128 (35.46%) Linux
2 123 (34.07%) Windows Server
3 84 (23.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 82 (22.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 58 (16.07%) Android
6 46 (12.74%) Windows 7
7 34 (9.42%) Mac OS X
8 33 (9.14%) Apple iOS
9 31 (8.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 27 (7.48%) Unix
11 18 (4.99%) Windows Phone
12 17 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 15 (4.16%) CentOS
14 12 (3.32%) Windows 10
15 8 (2.22%) Solaris
16 6 (1.66%) Windows 2000
17 5 (1.39%) Windows 8
18 3 (0.83%) FreeBSD
18 3 (0.83%) Ubuntu
18 3 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (21.61%) Cybersecurity
2 74 (20.50%) ITIL
3 63 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (13.02%) Software Engineering
5 44 (12.19%) Infrastructure Management
6 42 (11.63%) Reverse Engineering
7 35 (9.70%) Service Delivery
8 28 (7.76%) Automated Testing
9 26 (7.20%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (7.20%) ITIL V3
9 26 (7.20%) Scrum
10 24 (6.65%) Penetration Testing
10 24 (6.65%) Service Management
11 21 (5.82%) User Stories
12 20 (5.54%) Coaching
12 20 (5.54%) Problem Management
13 19 (5.26%) Android Development
13 19 (5.26%) Mentoring
13 19 (5.26%) Test Scripting
13 19 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (18.28%) SQL
2 65 (18.01%) Python
3 58 (16.07%) C++
4 56 (15.51%) C
4 56 (15.51%) C#
5 55 (15.24%) JavaScript
6 47 (13.02%) Java
7 42 (11.63%) PowerShell
8 29 (8.03%) Objective-C
9 28 (7.76%) Bash Shell
10 20 (5.54%) Perl
10 20 (5.54%) PHP
11 18 (4.99%) Ruby
12 8 (2.22%) T-SQL
12 8 (2.22%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.39%) VB
14 4 (1.11%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.83%) Delphi
15 3 (0.83%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 3 (0.83%) VB6
Qualifications
1 178 (49.31%) Security Cleared
2 142 (39.34%) DV Cleared
3 42 (11.63%) SC Cleared
4 35 (9.70%) Degree
5 27 (7.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (7.20%) MCSE
7 20 (5.54%) CCNA
7 20 (5.54%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (5.54%) ISTQB
8 16 (4.43%) GIAC
8 16 (4.43%) ISEB
9 15 (4.16%) CISSP
9 15 (4.16%) CompTIA Security+
9 15 (4.16%) Linux+ Certification
9 15 (4.16%) Network+ Certification
9 15 (4.16%) SANS
9 15 (4.16%) Security+ Certification
9 15 (4.16%) SSCP
10 7 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.59%) SLA
2 6 (1.66%) GPG13
3 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 78 (21.61%) Active Directory
2 74 (20.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (14.68%) Hyper-V
4 18 (4.99%) Docker
4 18 (4.99%) Virtual Desktop
5 11 (3.05%) Dovecot
5 11 (3.05%) Postfix
5 11 (3.05%) VMware ESX
5 11 (3.05%) vSphere
6 9 (2.49%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (1.11%) XenApp
9 3 (0.83%) NFS
9 3 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.55%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (0.55%) Firmware
10 2 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.28%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 26 (7.20%) SCCM
2 24 (6.65%) Puppet
3 11 (3.05%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (2.22%) Salt
5 6 (1.66%) ArcSight ESM
5 6 (1.66%) WSUS
6 3 (0.83%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (0.83%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.83%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.55%) Ansible
7 2 (0.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.55%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.55%) Nessus
7 2 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.55%) SnapMirror
7 2 (0.55%) SnapVault
8 1 (0.28%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.28%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 148 (41.00%) Microsoft
2 97 (26.87%) VMware
3 29 (8.03%) Cisco
4 23 (6.37%) Red Hat
5 22 (6.09%) Citrix
6 14 (3.88%) Oracle
7 13 (3.60%) HP
8 11 (3.05%) Intel
9 8 (2.22%) Atlassian
10 7 (1.94%) Juniper
11 6 (1.66%) ArcSight
11 6 (1.66%) CheckPoint
11 6 (1.66%) Crossbeam
11 6 (1.66%) F5
11 6 (1.66%) Palo Alto
11 6 (1.66%) Splunk
12 5 (1.39%) Intel Security
13 4 (1.11%) Dell
13 4 (1.11%) NetApp
13 4 (1.11%) SAP
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Bonus, Shares etc
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000 per annum + Bonus, Paid Certs etc
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
FT Select
Salary: £19,000 per annum + 25% shift allowance + company benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £75000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Maximise Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucester
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester
Mint
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 plus great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Iress
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
First Solution
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago