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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 9 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 185 138 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 22.10% 17.08% 26.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.06% 68.32% 73.47%
Number of salaries quoted 160 125 290
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,400 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
303 202 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 36.20% 25.00% 35.59%
Number of salaries quoted 245 182 391
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £48,400 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +3 78 £35,000 - 6
Gloucester -8 40 £33,250 +10.83% 18
Cirencester +22 5 £35,000 +12.00% 1
Stroud -3 1 £42,500 +65.04% 1
Tewkesbury -7 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 172 (48.86%) Microsoft
2 128 (36.36%) SQL
3 125 (35.51%) MS Excel
4 106 (30.11%) C#
5 101 (28.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 99 (28.13%) SQL Server
7 98 (27.84%) Linux
8 86 (24.43%) VMware
9 69 (19.60%) .NET
10 67 (19.03%) MS Office
11 66 (18.75%) Finance
12 65 (18.47%) C++
13 61 (17.33%) Security Cleared
14 59 (16.76%) Software Engineering
15 57 (16.19%) HTML
15 57 (16.19%) Active Directory
16 56 (15.91%) Java
17 54 (15.34%) XML
18 52 (14.77%) Citrix
18 52 (14.77%) Windows 7
18 52 (14.77%) Windows Server 2012
19 51 (14.49%) JavaScript
20 46 (13.07%) ASP.NET
21 45 (12.78%) VMware Infrastructure
22 44 (12.50%) Firewall
23 43 (12.22%) HP
24 42 (11.93%) Internet
24 42 (11.93%) ITIL
24 42 (11.93%) MS Exchange
24 42 (11.93%) DV Cleared

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 42 (11.93%) MS Exchange
2 32 (9.09%) IIS
3 24 (6.82%) Apache
4 23 (6.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (5.11%) WebLogic
6 15 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
7 14 (3.98%) Commerce Server
8 12 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (2.56%) Joomla!
11 4 (1.14%) SAS
11 4 (1.14%) CMS
11 4 (1.14%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.28%) Lync
13 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 125 (35.51%) MS Excel
2 67 (19.03%) MS Office
3 3 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (3.98%) Fredhopper
2 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.57%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.98%) SaaS
2 11 (3.13%) Office 365
3 9 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (12.50%) Firewall
2 42 (11.93%) Internet
3 40 (11.36%) TCP/IP
4 31 (8.81%) SAN
4 31 (8.81%) DHCP
5 28 (7.95%) LAN
6 26 (7.39%) SMTP
6 26 (7.39%) VPN
7 25 (7.10%) FTP
7 25 (7.10%) WAN
8 23 (6.53%) DNS
9 12 (3.41%) SSL
10 8 (2.27%) Ethernet
10 8 (2.27%) Network Security
11 7 (1.99%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (1.70%) Structured Cabling
12 6 (1.70%) SMS
12 6 (1.70%) HTTP
13 5 (1.42%) PPP
13 5 (1.42%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 40 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (6.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (6.25%) MySQL
4 22 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.42%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.14%) DB2
8 4 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.28%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 19 (5.40%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.56%) Subversion
3 6 (1.70%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.42%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (1.42%) Bugzilla
4 5 (1.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (1.14%) PVCS
6 3 (0.85%) NUnit
6 3 (0.85%) Selenium
6 3 (0.85%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.57%) MSI
7 2 (0.57%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.28%) Toad
General
1 66 (18.75%) Finance
2 29 (8.24%) Telecoms
3 24 (6.82%) Retail
4 16 (4.55%) Military
5 12 (3.41%) Electronics
6 6 (1.70%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.70%) Automotive
6 6 (1.70%) French Language
6 6 (1.70%) German Language
6 6 (1.70%) Italian Language
6 6 (1.70%) Spanish Language
7 5 (1.42%) Advertising
8 3 (0.85%) Marketing
9 1 (0.28%) Publishing
9 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 83 (23.58%) Analyst
2 74 (21.02%) Developer
3 48 (13.64%) Support Analyst
4 40 (11.36%) Software Engineer
5 34 (9.66%) .NET Developer
6 29 (8.24%) Software Developer
6 29 (8.24%) Support Engineer
7 25 (7.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 23 (6.53%) IT Support
8 23 (6.53%) .NET Software Developer
9 16 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
10 15 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support
10 15 (4.26%) Applications Support
11 14 (3.98%) Help Desk Analyst
11 14 (3.98%) C# Developer
12 13 (3.69%) Junior
12 13 (3.69%) Linux Engineer
13 12 (3.41%) Architect
13 12 (3.41%) IT Support Analyst
13 12 (3.41%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (19.60%) .NET
2 57 (16.19%) HTML
3 54 (15.34%) XML
4 46 (13.07%) ASP.NET
5 37 (10.51%) CSS
6 21 (5.97%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 19 (5.40%) Web Services
8 17 (4.83%) J2EE
9 14 (3.98%) jQuery
10 11 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (2.84%) SOAP
12 8 (2.27%) CodeIgniter
12 8 (2.27%) CakePHP
13 7 (1.99%) WCF
13 7 (1.99%) MFC
13 7 (1.99%) Ajax
13 7 (1.99%) .NET Framework
14 6 (1.70%) Backbone.js
14 6 (1.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 5 (1.42%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.39%) Management Information System
2 22 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 13 (3.69%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.41%) PKI
5 9 (2.56%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.27%) EPoS
7 7 (1.99%) Firmware
7 7 (1.99%) AS400
7 7 (1.99%) LPAR
8 5 (1.42%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.14%) iPad
9 4 (1.14%) CAN bus
9 4 (1.14%) Clustering
9 4 (1.14%) iSeries
9 4 (1.14%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.14%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.85%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.57%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 101 (28.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 98 (27.84%) Linux
3 52 (14.77%) Windows 7
3 52 (14.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (11.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 37 (10.51%) Windows XP
6 24 (6.82%) UNIX
6 24 (6.82%) Windows 8
7 23 (6.53%) Solaris
8 18 (5.11%) HPUX
9 13 (3.69%) Windows 2000 Server
10 10 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.42%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.42%) VxWorks
11 5 (1.42%) SUSE
11 5 (1.42%) Debian
11 5 (1.42%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.85%) Android
13 2 (0.57%) CentOS
14 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (16.76%) Software Engineering
2 42 (11.93%) ITIL
3 28 (7.95%) Configuration Management
3 28 (7.95%) Web Development
4 25 (7.10%) E-Commerce
5 23 (6.53%) Software Architecture
6 22 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 21 (5.97%) Mobile Application Development
8 18 (5.11%) Time Management
9 16 (4.55%) MVC
9 16 (4.55%) Information Security
10 14 (3.98%) OO
11 13 (3.69%) Service Delivery
12 12 (3.41%) Network Monitoring
13 11 (3.13%) System Testing
14 10 (2.84%) Workflow
15 9 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (2.56%) Penetration Testing
15 9 (2.56%) Project Management
15 9 (2.56%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 128 (36.36%) SQL
2 106 (30.11%) C#
3 65 (18.47%) C++
4 56 (15.91%) Java
5 51 (14.49%) JavaScript
6 38 (10.80%) C
7 30 (8.52%) Perl
8 28 (7.95%) Python
9 21 (5.97%) XQuery
9 21 (5.97%) PHP
9 21 (5.97%) Shell Script
9 21 (5.97%) XPath
10 19 (5.40%) T-SQL
11 11 (3.13%) VBScript
11 11 (3.13%) VB.NET
12 9 (2.56%) Embedded C
13 7 (1.99%) Embedded C++
14 6 (1.70%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.70%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 61 (17.33%) Security Cleared
2 42 (11.93%) DV Cleared
3 35 (9.94%) Degree
4 30 (8.52%) SC Cleared
5 23 (6.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (3.69%) MCSE
7 8 (2.27%) MCP
8 6 (1.70%) HND
9 4 (1.14%) MCSA
9 4 (1.14%) MCITP
10 3 (0.85%) MCTS
10 3 (0.85%) GIAC
10 3 (0.85%) CEH
10 3 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.85%) CCNA
10 3 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.28%) MCSM
12 1 (0.28%) CCENT
12 1 (0.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.11%) SLA
2 6 (1.70%) QA
3 3 (0.85%) IEC 61508
3 3 (0.85%) DO-178B
3 3 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.85%) TickIT
3 3 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.28%) Basel II
4 1 (0.28%) JTAG
System Software
1 57 (16.19%) Active Directory
2 45 (12.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (7.10%) vSphere
4 21 (5.97%) Hyper-V
5 17 (4.83%) VMware ESX
6 15 (4.26%) XenApp
7 8 (2.27%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.42%) qmail
8 5 (1.42%) Squid
8 5 (1.42%) Samba
9 4 (1.14%) ISA Server
9 4 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.28%) Postfix
10 1 (0.28%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.28%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 30 (8.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 17 (4.83%) NetBackup
3 7 (1.99%) SCCM
4 4 (1.14%) 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
1 172 (48.86%) Microsoft
2 86 (24.43%) VMware
3 52 (14.77%) Citrix
4 43 (12.22%) HP
5 36 (10.23%) Cisco
6 22 (6.25%) NetApp
7 21 (5.97%) Symantec
8 17 (4.83%) Brocade
8 17 (4.83%) JBoss
8 17 (4.83%) Veritas
9 16 (4.55%) Red Hat
10 14 (3.98%) EPiServer
10 14 (3.98%) hybris
11 12 (3.41%) Oracle
12 9 (2.56%) Apple
13 8 (2.27%) Zend
14 7 (1.99%) Adobe
15 5 (1.42%) IBM
15 5 (1.42%) CheckPoint
16 4 (1.14%) Sencha
Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £42500.00 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Gloucestershire
NST Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum £70k + £90k + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Chippenham, Gloucester, Bath, Swindon,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £20-24,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £37500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lechlade, Gloucestershire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Amsys
Salary: From £21,000 to £23,000 per annum +pension,life assurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Amsys
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum +pension,life assurance and 50% staff discount
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Yoh Company
Salary: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 to £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 to £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago