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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 6 3 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 73 145 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 17.30% 24.58% 14.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.36% 80.11% 71.05%
Number of salaries quoted 63 139 70
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -10.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £45,500 £51,576
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%

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
110 181 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 26.07% 30.68% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 88 172 88
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 21 February 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Swindon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 69 (46.94%) Windows Server
2 57 (38.78%) Active Directory
3 49 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 41 (27.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (25.85%) VMware
6 33 (22.45%) DNS
7 30 (20.41%) DHCP
8 24 (16.33%) Office 365
9 23 (15.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 23 (15.65%) MS Exchange
10 22 (14.97%) Windows 7
10 22 (14.97%) PowerShell
11 21 (14.29%) Linux
12 20 (13.61%) MS Office
12 20 (13.61%) Exchange Server 2010
13 18 (12.24%) SQL Server
14 17 (11.56%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (11.56%) Windows XP
14 17 (11.56%) LAN
14 17 (11.56%) WAN
14 17 (11.56%) Firewall
15 16 (10.88%) SC Cleared
15 16 (10.88%) Security Cleared
15 16 (10.88%) SQL
16 15 (10.20%) ITIL
17 14 (9.52%) .NET
17 14 (9.52%) TCP/IP
17 14 (9.52%) Cisco
17 14 (9.52%) Finance
18 13 (8.84%) Web Services

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 23 (15.65%) MS Exchange
2 20 (13.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (8.16%) IIS
4 5 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.04%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.36%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.36%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.36%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 20 (13.61%) MS Office
2 13 (8.84%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.33%) Office 365
2 3 (2.04%) SaaS
3 2 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.36%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (1.36%) IBM SmartCloud
3 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (22.45%) DNS
2 30 (20.41%) DHCP
3 17 (11.56%) Firewall
3 17 (11.56%) LAN
3 17 (11.56%) WAN
4 14 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 11 (7.48%) SAN
6 10 (6.80%) VoIP
7 7 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (4.08%) FTP
8 6 (4.08%) Network Security
8 6 (4.08%) SSL
8 6 (4.08%) WLAN
9 3 (2.04%) HTTP
9 3 (2.04%) Internet
9 3 (2.04%) SMTP
9 3 (2.04%) SNMP
9 3 (2.04%) SSH
9 3 (2.04%) VPN
9 3 (2.04%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.72%) MySQL
3 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (2.72%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.36%) MSI
General
1 14 (9.52%) Finance
2 6 (4.08%) Advertising
3 5 (3.40%) Retail
4 3 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (29.93%) Support Engineer
2 36 (24.49%) Desktop Support
3 30 (20.41%) 2nd Line Support
4 29 (19.73%) IT Support
5 28 (19.05%) IT Engineer
6 20 (13.61%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 20 (13.61%) IT Support Engineer
7 19 (12.93%) Analyst
8 18 (12.24%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 17 (11.56%) Desktop Engineer
9 17 (11.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 17 (11.56%) Support Analyst
9 17 (11.56%) Systems Engineer
10 16 (10.88%) Field Engineer
11 14 (9.52%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
12 12 (8.16%) Systems Support
13 11 (7.48%) Server Engineer
14 10 (6.80%) Systems Support Engineer
14 10 (6.80%) Windows Engineer
14 10 (6.80%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.52%) .NET
2 13 (8.84%) .NET Framework
2 13 (8.84%) Web Services
3 10 (6.80%) Middleware
4 3 (2.04%) CAdES
4 3 (2.04%) CSS
4 3 (2.04%) HTML
4 3 (2.04%) PAdES
4 3 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (2.04%) Software Packaging
4 3 (2.04%) WCF
4 3 (2.04%) WinForms
4 3 (2.04%) WPF
4 3 (2.04%) XAdES
5 2 (1.36%) Entity Framework
5 2 (1.36%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (1.36%) jQuery
5 2 (1.36%) RESTful
5 2 (1.36%) SOAP
5 2 (1.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.80%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.44%) Fat Client
3 8 (5.44%) Thin Client
4 5 (3.40%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.72%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.36%) DataPower
7 2 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.36%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.36%) iPhone
7 2 (1.36%) Robotics
8 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.68%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 69 (46.94%) Windows Server
2 41 (27.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (15.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (14.97%) Windows 7
5 21 (14.29%) Linux
6 17 (11.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (11.56%) Windows XP
7 8 (5.44%) Windows 10
8 7 (4.76%) Mac OS X
9 6 (4.08%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.04%) CentOS
10 3 (2.04%) Ubuntu
10 3 (2.04%) Unix
11 2 (1.36%) Android
12 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (10.20%) ITIL
2 12 (8.16%) Application Packaging
3 7 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (3.40%) Change Management
4 5 (3.40%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (3.40%) Line Management
4 5 (3.40%) Migration
4 5 (3.40%) WFM
5 4 (2.72%) High Availability
5 4 (2.72%) Operations Management
5 4 (2.72%) Service Delivery
5 4 (2.72%) Software Deployment
6 3 (2.04%) Business Analysis
6 3 (2.04%) Data Protection
6 3 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (2.04%) Document Management
6 3 (2.04%) Game Development
6 3 (2.04%) Information Security
6 3 (2.04%) SIEM
6 3 (2.04%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.97%) PowerShell
2 16 (10.88%) SQL
3 4 (2.72%) C#
3 4 (2.72%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.04%) C++
4 3 (2.04%) Python
4 3 (2.04%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.36%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.36%) Perl
5 2 (1.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (10.88%) SC Cleared
1 16 (10.88%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.48%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (7.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.44%) CCNA
3 8 (5.44%) MCP
4 7 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (3.40%) Degree
6 4 (2.72%) MCSA
7 3 (2.04%) CCSP
7 3 (2.04%) ISEB
8 2 (1.36%) MCITP
9 1 (0.68%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (1.36%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 57 (38.78%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (7.48%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.76%) vSphere
5 3 (2.04%) ISA Server
5 3 (2.04%) KVM
5 3 (2.04%) Terminal Server
6 2 (1.36%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.36%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.68%) Firmware
7 1 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (8.84%) SCCM
2 7 (4.76%) Backup Exec
3 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (3.40%) SCOM
3 5 (3.40%) WSUS
4 3 (2.04%) Puppet
4 3 (2.04%) Rundeck
4 3 (2.04%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.36%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.68%) Nagios
6 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.68%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.68%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 49 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 38 (25.85%) VMware
3 14 (9.52%) Cisco
4 8 (5.44%) Apple
4 8 (5.44%) Intel
5 4 (2.72%) HP
6 3 (2.04%) IBM
7 2 (1.36%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (1.36%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.36%) Huawei
7 2 (1.36%) Meru Networks
7 2 (1.36%) Mitel
7 2 (1.36%) NetApp
7 2 (1.36%) Oracle
7 2 (1.36%) Riverbed
7 2 (1.36%) Symantec
8 1 (0.68%) Brocade
8 1 (0.68%) Dell KACE
8 1 (0.68%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.68%) Intel Security
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