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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 96 76 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 16.58% 14.23% 13.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.63% 76.00% 66.02%
Number of salaries quoted 89 61 65
Median salary £33,500 £35,820 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.47% +10.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,000 £45,900
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -
Windows
Wiltshire

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
161 100 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 27.81% 18.73% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 147 74 92
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 6 May 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Swindon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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.

1 136 (57.38%) Active Directory
2 126 (53.16%) Windows Server
3 113 (47.68%) SQL
4 107 (45.15%) IIS
5 100 (42.19%) Microsoft
6 84 (35.44%) SQL Server
7 69 (29.11%) ITIL
8 66 (27.85%) MS Office
9 55 (23.21%) PowerShell
10 53 (22.36%) Degree
11 51 (21.52%) VMware
11 51 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
12 46 (19.41%) .NET
13 45 (18.99%) C#
14 43 (18.14%) Windows Server 2008
14 43 (18.14%) Network Management
15 42 (17.72%) Windows Server 2012
15 42 (17.72%) Wireshark
16 41 (17.30%) SNMP
17 39 (16.46%) ASP.NET
18 37 (15.61%) MS Excel
19 35 (14.77%) MS Exchange
20 34 (14.35%) TCP/IP
20 34 (14.35%) Web Services
20 34 (14.35%) Computer Science
21 32 (13.50%) ITSM
22 31 (13.08%) Firewall
22 31 (13.08%) VMware Infrastructure
23 29 (12.24%) DNS
24 28 (11.81%) ITIL V3

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
1 107 (45.15%) IIS
2 35 (14.77%) MS Exchange
3 17 (7.17%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (5.91%) SharePoint
5 11 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (4.64%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.84%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.42%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.42%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
Applications
1 66 (27.85%) MS Office
2 37 (15.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.44%) Office 365
2 6 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.53%) SaaS
3 4 (1.69%) Google App Engine
3 4 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 42 (17.72%) Wireshark
2 41 (17.30%) SNMP
3 34 (14.35%) TCP/IP
4 31 (13.08%) Firewall
5 29 (12.24%) DNS
6 24 (10.13%) DHCP
7 14 (5.91%) LAN
8 10 (4.22%) VPN
8 10 (4.22%) WAN
9 9 (3.80%) VoIP
9 9 (3.80%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (3.38%) Remote Desktop
10 8 (3.38%) SAN
11 6 (2.53%) Internet
12 5 (2.11%) Bluetooth
12 5 (2.11%) IP Telephony
12 5 (2.11%) IPv4
12 5 (2.11%) NAS
12 5 (2.11%) Wideband
12 5 (2.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (35.44%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.97%) Relational Database
3 12 (5.06%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (2.53%) MS Access
4 6 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.11%) Data Mining
5 5 (2.11%) DB2
5 5 (2.11%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (0.84%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 13 (5.49%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.95%) Moq
2 7 (2.95%) NUnit
2 7 (2.95%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 27 (11.39%) Finance
2 15 (6.33%) Banking
3 13 (5.49%) Publishing
4 9 (3.80%) Automotive
4 9 (3.80%) German Language
5 8 (3.38%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.38%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.11%) Electronics
6 5 (2.11%) Local Government
7 4 (1.69%) Retail
8 1 (0.42%) Advertising
8 1 (0.42%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 61 (25.74%) Analyst
2 50 (21.10%) Support Analyst
3 43 (18.14%) Applications Support
4 39 (16.46%) Applications Support Analyst
5 26 (10.97%) Developer
6 25 (10.55%) Administrator
7 23 (9.70%) Consultant
7 23 (9.70%) Support Engineer
7 23 (9.70%) Technical Consultant
8 22 (9.28%) Product Analyst
8 22 (9.28%) Products Support Analyst
9 20 (8.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 19 (8.02%) Technical Support
11 17 (7.17%) .NET Developer
11 17 (7.17%) Business Consultant
11 17 (7.17%) ITSM Consultant
11 17 (7.17%) Windows Administrator
12 15 (6.33%) ITSM Analyst
13 14 (5.91%) Technical Analyst
13 14 (5.91%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (19.41%) .NET
2 39 (16.46%) ASP.NET
3 34 (14.35%) Web Services
4 22 (9.28%) .NET Framework
5 17 (7.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (4.64%) WebSphere MQ
7 8 (3.38%) XML
8 7 (2.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 7 (2.95%) NHibernate
8 7 (2.95%) WCF
8 7 (2.95%) WinForms
8 7 (2.95%) WPF
9 6 (2.53%) Ajax
9 6 (2.53%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (2.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (2.53%) jQuery
9 6 (2.53%) JSON
10 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 2 (0.84%) CSS
10 2 (0.84%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 51 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (14.35%) Computer Science
3 19 (8.02%) Clustering
4 12 (5.06%) PKI
5 7 (2.95%) Streaming Music
6 5 (2.11%) ASIC
6 5 (2.11%) Mobile Banking
6 5 (2.11%) Raspberry Pi
6 5 (2.11%) User Experience
7 4 (1.69%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.69%) iPhone
8 3 (1.27%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.84%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.84%) Replication
10 1 (0.42%) CCTV
10 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.42%) PMI
10 1 (0.42%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 126 (53.16%) Windows Server
2 43 (18.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (17.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (8.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (6.75%) Linux
6 15 (6.33%) Windows 7
7 8 (3.38%) Windows 8
8 6 (2.53%) Unix
9 5 (2.11%) Apple iOS
9 5 (2.11%) Solaris
10 4 (1.69%) Android
10 4 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.84%) AIX
11 2 (0.84%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.42%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (29.11%) ITIL
2 43 (18.14%) Network Management
3 32 (13.50%) ITSM
4 28 (11.81%) ITIL V3
5 26 (10.97%) MVC
6 21 (8.86%) Service Management
7 18 (7.59%) Project Management
8 17 (7.17%) ITIL V2
9 15 (6.33%) Mentoring
10 12 (5.06%) Business Transformation
11 11 (4.64%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (4.64%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (3.80%) Service Delivery
12 9 (3.80%) Time Management
13 8 (3.38%) Scrum
14 7 (2.95%) Asset Management
14 7 (2.95%) Migration
14 7 (2.95%) Regression Testing
14 7 (2.95%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (2.95%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 113 (47.68%) SQL
2 55 (23.21%) PowerShell
3 45 (18.99%) C#
4 18 (7.59%) VB
5 16 (6.75%) JavaScript
6 8 (3.38%) C
6 8 (3.38%) VBA
7 7 (2.95%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.53%) C++
9 5 (2.11%) Perl
9 5 (2.11%) Python
9 5 (2.11%) VBScript
10 4 (1.69%) Java
11 2 (0.84%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 53 (22.36%) Degree
2 27 (11.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (7.59%) SC Cleared
3 18 (7.59%) Security Cleared
4 13 (5.49%) MCSE
5 10 (4.22%) MCSA
6 8 (3.38%) MCP
6 8 (3.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (2.53%) CCNA
7 6 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (2.11%) DBS Check
8 5 (2.11%) HND
8 5 (2.11%) MCTS
9 4 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.69%) MCITP
10 3 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.84%) CCA
11 2 (0.84%) CCAA
11 2 (0.84%) CCEE
11 2 (0.84%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.91%) SLA
2 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 136 (57.38%) Active Directory
2 31 (13.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.49%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.53%) vSphere
4 6 (2.53%) XenApp
5 5 (2.11%) Firmware
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.84%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.42%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.42%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (3.38%) WSUS
2 7 (2.95%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (2.95%) Nagios
2 7 (2.95%) SCCM
3 5 (2.11%) SmoothWall
4 3 (1.27%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.27%) NetBackup
4 3 (1.27%) SCOM
5 2 (0.84%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.84%) MOM
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 100 (42.19%) Microsoft
2 51 (21.52%) VMware
3 18 (7.59%) Cisco
4 17 (7.17%) Citrix
5 15 (6.33%) NetApp
6 14 (5.91%) HP
7 11 (4.64%) Dell
8 7 (2.95%) CheckPoint
8 7 (2.95%) Dell KACE
8 7 (2.95%) Intel Security
9 6 (2.53%) Oracle
10 5 (2.11%) Google
10 5 (2.11%) Nimble Storage
10 5 (2.11%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.11%) Ruckus Wireless
11 4 (1.69%) Juniper
12 2 (0.84%) Apple
12 2 (0.84%) IBM
12 2 (0.84%) Lotus
12 2 (0.84%) Nokia
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
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Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + van,pet,bon,bupa,pen
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £33000 - £44000 per annum + pension, bonus etx
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Vodafone
Salary: Unspecified Excellent compensation package
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £33000 - £44000 per annum + pension, bonus etx
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Vodafone
Salary: Unspecified Excellent compensation package
Posted: 10 days ago
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Hemmersbach UK
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago