The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 4 2 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 67 129 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 17.45% 24.76% 14.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.42% 90.21% 70.43%
Number of salaries quoted 57 123 67
Median salary £28,000 £34,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.84% -10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £57,500
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 Swindon region.

Operating Systems Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
104 143 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 27.08% 27.45% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 84 134 91
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,823 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Windows
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Swindon region.

Windows Salary Trend in Swindon

Windows
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Swindon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Windows.

1 80 (51.28%) Windows Server
2 53 (33.97%) Microsoft
3 52 (33.33%) VMware
4 49 (31.41%) Active Directory
5 39 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (21.79%) DNS
6 34 (21.79%) Linux
7 31 (19.87%) DHCP
8 28 (17.95%) LAN
8 28 (17.95%) WAN
9 23 (14.74%) Windows 7
10 22 (14.10%) Office 365
11 21 (13.46%) PowerShell
11 21 (13.46%) MS Office
11 21 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (12.82%) SQL Server
12 20 (12.82%) MS Exchange
12 20 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
13 19 (12.18%) ITIL
13 19 (12.18%) Windows XP
14 18 (11.54%) Security Cleared
14 18 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (10.26%) SC Cleared
15 16 (10.26%) Firewall
15 16 (10.26%) .NET
15 16 (10.26%) VoIP
15 16 (10.26%) Cisco
16 15 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
16 15 (9.62%) Data Centre
16 15 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 20 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
1 20 (12.82%) MS Exchange
2 13 (8.33%) IIS
3 5 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.92%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.28%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (13.46%) MS Office
2 10 (6.41%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.92%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.64%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.10%) Office 365
2 4 (2.56%) SaaS
3 3 (1.92%) IBM Cloud
3 3 (1.92%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (21.79%) DNS
2 31 (19.87%) DHCP
3 28 (17.95%) LAN
3 28 (17.95%) WAN
4 16 (10.26%) Firewall
4 16 (10.26%) VoIP
5 11 (7.05%) SAN
6 10 (6.41%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.85%) FTP
7 6 (3.85%) Network Security
7 6 (3.85%) SSL
8 5 (3.21%) Unified Communications
9 4 (2.56%) RS-485
9 4 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.92%) DKIM
10 3 (1.92%) HTTP
10 3 (1.92%) Internet
10 3 (1.92%) SNMP
10 3 (1.92%) SSH
10 3 (1.92%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (3.85%) MySQL
4 5 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (4.49%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.28%) MSI
3 1 (0.64%) JIRA
3 1 (0.64%) Moq
3 1 (0.64%) NUnit
3 1 (0.64%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 11 (7.05%) Finance
2 5 (3.21%) Retail
3 4 (2.56%) Advertising
3 4 (2.56%) Automotive
4 3 (1.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (32.05%) Support Engineer
2 34 (21.79%) Desktop Support
3 30 (19.23%) 2nd Line Support
4 28 (17.95%) IT Engineer
5 25 (16.03%) IT Support
6 19 (12.18%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 19 (12.18%) Analyst
6 19 (12.18%) IT Support Engineer
6 19 (12.18%) Systems Engineer
7 17 (10.90%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 16 (10.26%) Desktop Engineer
8 16 (10.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 16 (10.26%) Field Engineer
8 16 (10.26%) Support Analyst
9 15 (9.62%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
9 15 (9.62%) 3rd Line Support
10 14 (8.97%) Systems Support
10 14 (8.97%) Windows Engineer
11 13 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (7.69%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.26%) .NET
2 14 (8.97%) .NET Framework
2 14 (8.97%) Web Services
3 10 (6.41%) Middleware
4 5 (3.21%) WCF
4 5 (3.21%) WinForms
4 5 (3.21%) WPF
5 4 (2.56%) HTML
5 4 (2.56%) Software Packaging
6 3 (1.92%) CAdES
6 3 (1.92%) CSS
6 3 (1.92%) Entity Framework
6 3 (1.92%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (1.92%) jQuery
6 3 (1.92%) PAdES
6 3 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (1.92%) RESTful
6 3 (1.92%) SOAP
6 3 (1.92%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (1.92%) XAdES
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.62%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.13%) Fat Client
3 8 (5.13%) Thin Client
4 7 (4.49%) Driving Licence
5 6 (3.85%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.56%) SCADA
7 3 (1.92%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.92%) DataPower
8 2 (1.28%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (1.28%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.28%) iPhone
8 2 (1.28%) Robotics
9 1 (0.64%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.64%) Statistics
9 1 (0.64%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 80 (51.28%) Windows Server
2 39 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (21.79%) Linux
4 23 (14.74%) Windows 7
5 21 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (12.18%) Windows XP
7 15 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (5.77%) Unix
9 8 (5.13%) Mac OS X
10 7 (4.49%) Windows 10
11 6 (3.85%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.92%) CentOS
12 3 (1.92%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (12.18%) ITIL
2 12 (7.69%) Application Packaging
3 8 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (3.85%) Change Management
4 6 (3.85%) WFM
5 5 (3.21%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (3.21%) Scrum
5 5 (3.21%) Web Application Development
6 4 (2.56%) Business Analysis
6 4 (2.56%) Line Management
6 4 (2.56%) Logistics
6 4 (2.56%) Migration
6 4 (2.56%) MVC
6 4 (2.56%) Operations Management
6 4 (2.56%) Patch Management
6 4 (2.56%) Service Delivery
6 4 (2.56%) Software Deployment
7 3 (1.92%) Data Protection
7 3 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (1.92%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.46%) PowerShell
2 13 (8.33%) SQL
3 6 (3.85%) C#
3 6 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.56%) C++
5 3 (1.92%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.92%) Perl
5 3 (1.92%) Python
5 3 (1.92%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.92%) VBScript
6 1 (0.64%) VB
6 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.64%) VC++
Qualifications
1 18 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 16 (10.26%) SC Cleared
3 15 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (8.33%) MCP
5 12 (7.69%) CCNA
6 11 (7.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (3.21%) Degree
9 4 (2.56%) MCSA
10 3 (1.92%) CCSP
11 2 (1.28%) ISEB
11 2 (1.28%) MCITP
11 2 (1.28%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.49%) SLA
2 2 (1.28%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 49 (31.41%) Active Directory
2 18 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (8.97%) Hyper-V
4 8 (5.13%) vSphere
5 4 (2.56%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.92%) ISA Server
6 3 (1.92%) KVM
6 3 (1.92%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.28%) Firmware
7 2 (1.28%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (8.97%) SCCM
2 8 (5.13%) Backup Exec
3 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (3.85%) SCOM
4 3 (1.92%) Puppet
4 3 (1.92%) Rundeck
4 3 (1.92%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.92%) WSUS
4 3 (1.92%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.64%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.64%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.64%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 53 (33.97%) Microsoft
2 52 (33.33%) VMware
3 16 (10.26%) Cisco
4 9 (5.77%) Apple
5 8 (5.13%) Intel
6 7 (4.49%) Mitel
7 6 (3.85%) HP
8 4 (2.56%) DevExpress
8 4 (2.56%) IBM
9 2 (1.28%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (1.28%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.28%) Huawei
9 2 (1.28%) Meru Networks
9 2 (1.28%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.64%) Brocade
10 1 (0.64%) NetApp
10 1 (0.64%) Symantec
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: £33,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £18000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: 25,000 -28,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Swindon
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £18000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Easy commute from Newbury, Swindon, South Oxon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £30k + VG Benefits upon experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Easy commute from Newbury, Swindon, South Oxon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £15 to £23k upon experience level
Posted: 17 days ago