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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 184 215 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.45% 23.47% 18.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.86% 64.76% 65.79%
Number of salaries quoted 146 186 143
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £22,250 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,250 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
318 332 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.62% 36.24% 27.70%
Number of salaries quoted 258 272 205
Average salary £39,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
Gloucester 0 63 £36,250 +9.02% 13
Cheltenham -10 44 £35,000 - 4
Tewkesbury +8 8 £43,750 +28.67%
Cirencester 0 6 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Stroud -1 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Fairford - 2 £29,750 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 191 (42.16%) Microsoft
2 177 (39.07%) VMware
3 159 (35.10%) Linux
4 141 (31.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 132 (29.14%) SQL
6 130 (28.70%) VMware Infrastructure
7 126 (27.81%) Active Directory
8 112 (24.72%) Citrix
9 103 (22.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 100 (22.08%) SQL Server
11 94 (20.75%) .NET
12 87 (19.21%) Windows Server 2012
13 86 (18.98%) ITIL
14 83 (18.32%) Cisco
15 80 (17.66%) Security Cleared
16 75 (16.56%) MS Exchange
16 75 (16.56%) C
16 75 (16.56%) C#
17 73 (16.11%) DNS
18 71 (15.67%) Firewall
19 70 (15.45%) Microsoft Certification
20 67 (14.79%) SAN
20 67 (14.79%) Finance
21 66 (14.57%) Oracle
22 65 (14.35%) MS Excel
22 65 (14.35%) TCP/IP
23 61 (13.47%) Java
24 59 (13.02%) Hyper-V
25 56 (12.36%) SCCM
26 55 (12.14%) DV Cleared

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 75 (16.56%) MS Exchange
2 42 (9.27%) IIS
3 22 (4.86%) Node.js
4 21 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 19 (4.19%) Elasticsearch
7 17 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 15 (3.31%) SharePoint
9 12 (2.65%) Apache
9 12 (2.65%) Tomcat
10 11 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2013
11 9 (1.99%) WebLogic
11 9 (1.99%) Lync
12 6 (1.32%) Office Communications Server
13 5 (1.10%) SAS
14 3 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.66%) OpenStack
15 1 (0.22%) Oracle Spatial
15 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.22%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 65 (14.35%) MS Excel
2 53 (11.70%) MS Office
3 3 (0.66%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.44%) InDesign
4 2 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.97%) Office 365
2 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (16.11%) DNS
2 71 (15.67%) Firewall
3 67 (14.79%) SAN
4 65 (14.35%) TCP/IP
5 44 (9.71%) VPN
6 42 (9.27%) DHCP
7 28 (6.18%) Internet
8 25 (5.52%) MPLS
9 19 (4.19%) SMTP
10 15 (3.31%) Wireless
10 15 (3.31%) WAN
11 13 (2.87%) VoIP
11 13 (2.87%) LAN
12 12 (2.65%) Ethernet
12 12 (2.65%) HTTP
13 8 (1.77%) Intrusion Detection
13 8 (1.77%) Network Security
13 8 (1.77%) NAS
14 7 (1.55%) VLAN
14 7 (1.55%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (22.08%) SQL Server
2 39 (8.61%) MySQL
3 30 (6.62%) Oracle Database
4 27 (5.96%) Relational Database
5 24 (5.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (5.08%) Big Data
7 22 (4.86%) Oracle Database 11g
8 19 (4.19%) SQL Server 2005
8 19 (4.19%) MongoDB
8 19 (4.19%) RDBMS
9 10 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
14 1 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (0.22%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 33 (7.28%) Visual Studio
2 19 (4.19%) ClearCase
2 19 (4.19%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (1.77%) JMeter
4 8 (1.77%) NeoLoad
5 6 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (0.88%) Toad
6 4 (0.88%) Subversion
6 4 (0.88%) JIRA
7 3 (0.66%) ClearQuest
7 3 (0.66%) MSI
7 3 (0.66%) InstallShield
7 3 (0.66%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.44%) Xcode
8 2 (0.44%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.22%) Ant
9 1 (0.22%) Maven
9 1 (0.22%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.22%) PHPUnit
General
1 67 (14.79%) Finance
2 38 (8.39%) Advertising
3 31 (6.84%) Military
4 26 (5.74%) Telecoms
5 15 (3.31%) Aerospace
6 12 (2.65%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.99%) Automotive
8 5 (1.10%) Back Office
9 3 (0.66%) Banking
9 3 (0.66%) Marketing
10 1 (0.22%) Retail
10 1 (0.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 105 (23.18%) Support Engineer
2 61 (13.47%) Analyst
3 57 (12.58%) Developer
4 45 (9.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 44 (9.71%) Software Engineer
6 30 (6.62%) Support Analyst
7 29 (6.40%) Technical Support
7 29 (6.40%) 3rd Line Support
8 24 (5.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 23 (5.08%) IT Support
10 21 (4.64%) Support Specialist
10 21 (4.64%) Software Developer
10 21 (4.64%) Desktop Support
11 19 (4.19%) Architect
12 17 (3.75%) Consultant
13 16 (3.53%) Applications Support
14 15 (3.31%) IT Support Engineer
15 14 (3.09%) 2nd Line Support
15 14 (3.09%) Administrator
16 13 (2.87%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (20.75%) .NET
2 46 (10.15%) HTML
3 45 (9.93%) CSS
4 34 (7.51%) J2EE
5 28 (6.18%) ASP.NET
6 26 (5.74%) HTML5
7 23 (5.08%) CSS3
8 22 (4.86%) Middleware
9 19 (4.19%) Hibernate
9 19 (4.19%) Spring
9 19 (4.19%) Apache Camel
10 18 (3.97%) XML
11 13 (2.87%) Software Packaging
12 12 (2.65%) COM
13 11 (2.43%) Web Services
14 10 (2.21%) MFC
15 9 (1.99%) .NET Framework
15 9 (1.99%) WCF
16 8 (1.77%) WPF
16 8 (1.77%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (6.62%) Client/Server
3 29 (6.40%) Clustering
4 25 (5.52%) Visualisation
5 19 (4.19%) Management Information System
5 19 (4.19%) PKI
6 11 (2.43%) N-Tier
7 10 (2.21%) AS400
7 10 (2.21%) Data Protection Act
7 10 (2.21%) LPAR
8 9 (1.99%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.55%) Replication
10 6 (1.32%) User Experience
10 6 (1.32%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.10%) iSeries
12 4 (0.88%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.88%) CMDB
12 4 (0.88%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.88%) PDA
13 3 (0.66%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 159 (35.10%) Linux
2 141 (31.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 103 (22.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 87 (19.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 47 (10.38%) Windows 7
6 43 (9.49%) UNIX
7 24 (5.30%) Windows XP
7 24 (5.30%) Windows 8
8 22 (4.86%) Windows 2000 Server
9 13 (2.87%) Android
10 12 (2.65%) Mac OS X
10 12 (2.65%) Apple iOS
10 12 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (1.99%) Windows Mobile
12 7 (1.55%) Solaris
13 6 (1.32%) Windows Phone
14 5 (1.10%) Windows NT
14 5 (1.10%) Windows Vista
14 5 (1.10%) CentOS
15 4 (0.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (18.98%) ITIL
2 55 (12.14%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (11.26%) Configuration Management
4 47 (10.38%) Software Engineering
5 42 (9.27%) SDLC
6 39 (8.61%) Scrum
7 33 (7.28%) Time Management
8 31 (6.84%) Information Security
9 30 (6.62%) DevOps
10 28 (6.18%) OO
11 26 (5.74%) Service Delivery
12 25 (5.52%) Continuous Improvement
13 23 (5.08%) Service Management
14 21 (4.64%) Incident Management
15 20 (4.42%) Change Management
15 20 (4.42%) Analytics
16 19 (4.19%) Data Analytics
16 19 (4.19%) Big Data Analytics
16 19 (4.19%) Project Management
17 16 (3.53%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 132 (29.14%) SQL
2 75 (16.56%) C
2 75 (16.56%) C#
3 61 (13.47%) Java
4 54 (11.92%) JavaScript
5 50 (11.04%) C++
6 40 (8.83%) Python
7 35 (7.73%) Perl
8 28 (6.18%) VB.NET
8 28 (6.18%) Ruby
9 22 (4.86%) PHP
10 19 (4.19%) PL/SQL
10 19 (4.19%) PowerShell
11 18 (3.97%) Bash Shell
12 16 (3.53%) T-SQL
13 10 (2.21%) VBScript
14 7 (1.55%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.10%) COBOL
16 4 (0.88%) VB
17 3 (0.66%) AWK
Qualifications
1 80 (17.66%) Security Cleared
2 70 (15.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 55 (12.14%) DV Cleared
4 46 (10.15%) MCSE
5 43 (9.49%) SC Cleared
6 31 (6.84%) Degree
7 29 (6.40%) MCSA
8 24 (5.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 15 (3.31%) MCITP
10 14 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (2.21%) CCNA
12 9 (1.99%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (1.10%) MCP
14 4 (0.88%) CCDP
14 4 (0.88%) CCA
14 4 (0.88%) PhD
14 4 (0.88%) CCNP
15 3 (0.66%) ISTQB
15 3 (0.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.65%) SLA
2 5 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.10%) QA
3 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.22%) Basel II
System Software
1 130 (28.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 126 (27.81%) Active Directory
3 59 (13.02%) Hyper-V
4 43 (9.49%) vSphere
5 34 (7.51%) XenApp
6 21 (4.64%) VMware ESX
7 20 (4.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 14 (3.09%) BitLocker
9 9 (1.99%) XenDesktop
10 8 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (1.32%) Firmware
11 6 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (1.10%) Snort
12 5 (1.10%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (0.66%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.44%) KVM
15 1 (0.22%) Oracle Clusterware
15 1 (0.22%) Postfix
15 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 56 (12.36%) SCCM
2 28 (6.18%) Backup Exec
3 16 (3.53%) SCOM
4 13 (2.87%) Norton AntiVirus
5 12 (2.65%) WSUS
6 8 (1.77%) NetBackup
7 7 (1.55%) Zenoss
7 7 (1.55%) WhatsUp Gold
8 6 (1.32%) Hyperic
9 4 (0.88%) vMotion
9 4 (0.88%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.22%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.22%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Flashback
10 1 (0.22%) NetVault Backup
10 1 (0.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 191 (42.16%) Microsoft
2 177 (39.07%) VMware
3 112 (24.72%) Citrix
4 83 (18.32%) Cisco
5 66 (14.57%) Oracle
6 36 (7.95%) HP
7 27 (5.96%) Sophos
8 26 (5.74%) Symantec
9 19 (4.19%) Remedy
10 18 (3.97%) NetApp
11 16 (3.53%) Red Hat
11 16 (3.53%) Juniper
12 10 (2.21%) Veeam
13 9 (1.99%) Apple
13 9 (1.99%) Dell
14 8 (1.77%) Websense
15 7 (1.55%) SolarWinds
16 6 (1.32%) 3PAR
16 6 (1.32%) EMC
16 6 (1.32%) IBM
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £29000 per annum + 20%
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Superdry
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
IT Recruitment Company
Salary: Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum Prestige Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
The People Network
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £29000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £36000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE Aviation
Salary: Competitive salary with flexible benefits.
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago