The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 210 152 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 23.23% 18.47% 23.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.64% 65.24% 70.21%
Number of salaries quoted 183 145 280
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £48,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
330 233 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 36.50% 28.31% 33.85%
Number of salaries quoted 273 209 390
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,850 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
South West

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +2 79 £35,000 - 9
Gloucester +6 56 £33,250 +10.83% 9
Cirencester +23 4 £32,500 - 1
Tewkesbury -9 3 £34,000 +13.33% 1
Stroud +6 1 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 184 (51.83%) Microsoft
2 127 (35.77%) SQL
2 127 (35.77%) MS Excel
3 119 (33.52%) C#
4 104 (29.30%) Linux
5 98 (27.61%) SQL Server
5 98 (27.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 89 (25.07%) VMware
7 75 (21.13%) C++
8 73 (20.56%) .NET
8 73 (20.56%) Security Cleared
9 68 (19.15%) Software Engineering
10 66 (18.59%) MS Office
10 66 (18.59%) Active Directory
11 63 (17.75%) Finance
12 61 (17.18%) Citrix
13 58 (16.34%) Java
14 55 (15.49%) Windows 7
15 53 (14.93%) HTML
16 52 (14.65%) XML
16 52 (14.65%) ITIL
16 52 (14.65%) Windows Server 2012
17 51 (14.37%) DV Cleared
18 50 (14.08%) MS Exchange
18 50 (14.08%) JavaScript
18 50 (14.08%) HP
19 45 (12.68%) ASP.NET
19 45 (12.68%) Degree
20 44 (12.39%) SAN
21 43 (12.11%) DHCP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 50 (14.08%) MS Exchange
2 36 (10.14%) IIS
3 27 (7.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (7.32%) Apache
5 24 (6.76%) WebLogic
6 16 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (4.23%) BizTalk Server
8 14 (3.94%) Commerce Server
9 13 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (1.97%) SharePoint
11 6 (1.69%) Joomla!
12 4 (1.13%) SAS
13 3 (0.85%) Lync
13 3 (0.85%) CMS
14 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
15 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
15 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 127 (35.77%) MS Excel
2 66 (18.59%) MS Office
3 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (3.94%) Fredhopper
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.56%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.66%) SaaS
2 10 (2.82%) Office 365
3 9 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (12.39%) SAN
2 43 (12.11%) DHCP
3 42 (11.83%) Firewall
4 39 (10.99%) Internet
5 38 (10.70%) TCP/IP
6 30 (8.45%) LAN
7 29 (8.17%) VPN
8 27 (7.61%) WAN
9 25 (7.04%) DNS
10 24 (6.76%) FTP
11 21 (5.92%) SMTP
12 12 (3.38%) SSL
13 10 (2.82%) Network Security
14 8 (2.25%) Ethernet
15 6 (1.69%) Structured Cabling
16 4 (1.13%) VLAN
17 3 (0.85%) NAS
18 2 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
18 2 (0.56%) HTTP
18 2 (0.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (27.61%) SQL Server
2 42 (11.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (7.89%) MySQL
4 21 (5.92%) Relational Database
4 21 (5.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (4.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (1.13%) DB2
9 1 (0.28%) MS Access
9 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (6.76%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.54%) Subversion
3 5 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.41%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (1.13%) PVCS
5 3 (0.85%) Selenium
5 3 (0.85%) NUnit
5 3 (0.85%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.56%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (0.56%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.56%) MSI
7 1 (0.28%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.28%) Toad
General
1 63 (17.75%) Finance
2 30 (8.45%) Telecoms
3 22 (6.20%) Retail
4 17 (4.79%) Military
5 12 (3.38%) Electronics
6 6 (1.69%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.69%) Automotive
6 6 (1.69%) French Language
6 6 (1.69%) German Language
6 6 (1.69%) Italian Language
6 6 (1.69%) Spanish Language
7 3 (0.85%) Marketing
7 3 (0.85%) Advertising
8 1 (0.28%) Publishing
8 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.28%) Legal
8 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 70 (19.72%) Developer
2 69 (19.44%) Analyst
3 46 (12.96%) Software Engineer
4 38 (10.70%) Support Analyst
5 34 (9.58%) .NET Developer
6 30 (8.45%) Support Engineer
7 29 (8.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 26 (7.32%) Software Developer
9 22 (6.20%) IT Support
9 22 (6.20%) .NET Software Developer
10 18 (5.07%) C# Developer
11 16 (4.51%) Technical Analyst
12 15 (4.23%) C++ Developer
13 14 (3.94%) Applications Support
13 14 (3.94%) 2nd Line Support
13 14 (3.94%) Junior
13 14 (3.94%) Help Desk Analyst
13 14 (3.94%) Linux Engineer
14 13 (3.66%) Java Developer
14 13 (3.66%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (20.56%) .NET
2 53 (14.93%) HTML
3 52 (14.65%) XML
4 45 (12.68%) ASP.NET
5 28 (7.89%) CSS
6 23 (6.48%) J2EE
7 20 (5.63%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 18 (5.07%) Web Services
9 12 (3.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (3.38%) jQuery
10 9 (2.54%) .NET Framework
10 9 (2.54%) MFC
11 8 (2.25%) SOAP
11 8 (2.25%) COM
12 7 (1.97%) WCF
12 7 (1.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 6 (1.69%) CodeIgniter
13 6 (1.69%) CakePHP
13 6 (1.69%) Backbone.js
13 6 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.20%) Mobile App
2 21 (5.92%) Management Information System
3 16 (4.51%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.38%) PKI
5 10 (2.82%) Firmware
6 9 (2.54%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.97%) EPoS
7 7 (1.97%) Digital Media
8 6 (1.69%) Clustering
8 6 (1.69%) CCTV
9 4 (1.13%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.13%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.13%) iPad
9 4 (1.13%) CAN bus
10 3 (0.85%) Open Source
10 3 (0.85%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.85%) Derivative
11 2 (0.56%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.56%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 104 (29.30%) Linux
2 98 (27.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (15.49%) Windows 7
4 52 (14.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (11.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 38 (10.70%) Windows XP
7 27 (7.61%) Solaris
8 26 (7.32%) HPUX
8 26 (7.32%) UNIX
9 23 (6.48%) Windows 8
10 11 (3.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (2.25%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (1.41%) VxWorks
13 4 (1.13%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.85%) AIX
14 3 (0.85%) Debian
14 3 (0.85%) Android
14 3 (0.85%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.56%) Windows Phone 8
15 2 (0.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (19.15%) Software Engineering
2 52 (14.65%) ITIL
3 34 (9.58%) Web Development
4 30 (8.45%) Configuration Management
5 29 (8.17%) Software Architecture
6 23 (6.48%) E-Commerce
7 22 (6.20%) Continuous Improvement
8 20 (5.63%) Mobile Application Development
9 18 (5.07%) Time Management
10 17 (4.79%) Information Security
11 16 (4.51%) Network Monitoring
12 15 (4.23%) MVC
13 14 (3.94%) OO
14 13 (3.66%) Multithreading
15 12 (3.38%) Mobile Device Management
15 12 (3.38%) Service Delivery
16 11 (3.10%) System Testing
17 10 (2.82%) Computer Forensics
18 9 (2.54%) Agile Software Development
18 9 (2.54%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 127 (35.77%) SQL
2 119 (33.52%) C#
3 75 (21.13%) C++
4 58 (16.34%) Java
5 50 (14.08%) JavaScript
6 34 (9.58%) C
7 33 (9.30%) Perl
8 20 (5.63%) T-SQL
8 20 (5.63%) XQuery
8 20 (5.63%) XPath
9 19 (5.35%) Shell Script
10 17 (4.79%) Python
11 11 (3.10%) VB.NET
11 11 (3.10%) VBScript
12 9 (2.54%) Bash Shell
13 8 (2.25%) Embedded C
14 7 (1.97%) PHP
15 6 (1.69%) Embedded C++
15 6 (1.69%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 73 (20.56%) Security Cleared
2 51 (14.37%) DV Cleared
3 45 (12.68%) Degree
4 36 (10.14%) SC Cleared
5 30 (8.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (4.51%) MCSE
7 11 (3.10%) MCP
8 7 (1.97%) MCSA
9 6 (1.69%) HND
9 6 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (1.69%) MCTS
9 6 (1.69%) MCITP
10 3 (0.85%) GIAC
10 3 (0.85%) CEH
10 3 (0.85%) CCNA
10 3 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.28%) MCSM
12 1 (0.28%) CCENT
12 1 (0.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.35%) SLA
2 4 (1.13%) QA
3 3 (0.85%) IEC 61508
3 3 (0.85%) DO-178B
3 3 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.85%) TickIT
4 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.28%) Basel II
5 1 (0.28%) JTAG
System Software
1 66 (18.59%) Active Directory
2 43 (12.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (9.01%) vSphere
4 24 (6.76%) VMware ESX
5 22 (6.20%) Hyper-V
6 16 (4.51%) XenApp
7 9 (2.54%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.41%) qmail
8 5 (1.41%) Squid
9 4 (1.13%) ISA Server
9 4 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.28%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.28%) Xen
11 1 (0.28%) Samba
11 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.28%) Postfix
11 1 (0.28%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.28%) NFS
Systems Management
1 29 (8.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 27 (7.61%) NetBackup
3 7 (1.97%) SCCM
4 5 (1.41%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.28%) WSUS
5 1 (0.28%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 184 (51.83%) Microsoft
2 89 (25.07%) VMware
3 61 (17.18%) Citrix
4 50 (14.08%) HP
5 40 (11.27%) Cisco
6 28 (7.89%) Symantec
7 27 (7.61%) NetApp
8 26 (7.32%) Veritas
9 23 (6.48%) Brocade
9 23 (6.48%) JBoss
10 14 (3.94%) EPiServer
10 14 (3.94%) Red Hat
10 14 (3.94%) hybris
11 12 (3.38%) Oracle
12 6 (1.69%) Apple
12 6 (1.69%) Zend
13 5 (1.41%) CheckPoint
14 4 (1.13%) Sage
15 3 (0.85%) Juniper
15 3 (0.85%) Sencha
Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £6k car allowance
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £10 to £12 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 28,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Stroud
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Dexdyne
Salary: Circa £35,000 (negotiable)
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Networkers Plc
Salary: Up to UKP 45000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £28,000 to £34,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago