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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 71 85 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 20.06% 16.90% 13.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.17% 82.52% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 60 79 71
Median salary £28,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £26,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,400 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
92 103 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 25.99% 20.48% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 74 95 101
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £55,648 £47,300
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 5 December 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Swindon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 84 (54.19%) Windows Server
2 55 (35.48%) VMware
3 52 (33.55%) Microsoft
4 50 (32.26%) Active Directory
5 44 (28.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (21.29%) LAN
6 33 (21.29%) WAN
7 32 (20.65%) Linux
8 31 (20.00%) DNS
9 28 (18.06%) DHCP
9 28 (18.06%) ITIL
9 28 (18.06%) Windows 7
9 28 (18.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 27 (17.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 27 (17.42%) SQL Server
11 25 (16.13%) MS Office
12 23 (14.84%) PowerShell
13 22 (14.19%) .NET
13 22 (14.19%) MS Exchange
14 21 (13.55%) Security Cleared
14 21 (13.55%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (12.90%) VoIP
15 20 (12.90%) Cisco
15 20 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
15 20 (12.90%) Office 365
16 19 (12.26%) Windows XP
16 19 (12.26%) Hyper-V
17 17 (10.97%) Web Services
17 17 (10.97%) SC Cleared
17 17 (10.97%) .NET Framework

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 22 (14.19%) MS Exchange
2 20 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (10.32%) IIS
4 5 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.94%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.94%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.29%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (16.13%) MS Office
2 16 (10.32%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.65%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.65%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.90%) Office 365
2 4 (2.58%) SaaS
3 3 (1.94%) IBM Cloud
3 3 (1.94%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (21.29%) LAN
1 33 (21.29%) WAN
2 31 (20.00%) DNS
3 28 (18.06%) DHCP
4 20 (12.90%) VoIP
5 16 (10.32%) Firewall
6 12 (7.74%) TCP/IP
7 10 (6.45%) SAN
8 7 (4.52%) Unified Communications
9 6 (3.87%) FTP
9 6 (3.87%) Network Security
9 6 (3.87%) SSL
10 5 (3.23%) VPN
11 4 (2.58%) Internet
11 4 (2.58%) RS-485
12 3 (1.94%) DKIM
12 3 (1.94%) SSH
12 3 (1.94%) VLAN
12 3 (1.94%) Wireless
12 3 (1.94%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.42%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.87%) MySQL
2 6 (3.87%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.65%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.87%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.58%) Moq
2 4 (2.58%) NUnit
2 4 (2.58%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (1.29%) MSI
4 1 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 12 (7.74%) Finance
2 7 (4.52%) Retail
3 5 (3.23%) Automotive
4 2 (1.29%) Advertising
4 2 (1.29%) Games
5 1 (0.65%) Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (30.32%) Support Engineer
2 28 (18.06%) 2nd Line Support
2 28 (18.06%) Desktop Support
3 22 (14.19%) IT Support
4 20 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
5 19 (12.26%) IT Engineer
6 18 (11.61%) Analyst
6 18 (11.61%) Systems Support
6 18 (11.61%) Windows Engineer
7 17 (10.97%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 17 (10.97%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 17 (10.97%) 3rd Line Support
7 17 (10.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (10.97%) Systems Support Engineer
8 15 (9.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 15 (9.68%) Server Engineer
9 14 (9.03%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
10 13 (8.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 13 (8.39%) Middleware Engineer
10 13 (8.39%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.19%) .NET
2 17 (10.97%) .NET Framework
2 17 (10.97%) Web Services
3 13 (8.39%) Middleware
4 8 (5.16%) WCF
4 8 (5.16%) WinForms
4 8 (5.16%) WPF
5 5 (3.23%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (2.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (2.58%) HTML
6 4 (2.58%) NHibernate
6 4 (2.58%) Software Packaging
7 3 (1.94%) CAdES
7 3 (1.94%) Entity Framework
7 3 (1.94%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (1.94%) jQuery
7 3 (1.94%) PAdES
7 3 (1.94%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (1.94%) XAdES
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.03%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.23%) Driving Licence
3 5 (3.23%) Fat Client
3 5 (3.23%) Thin Client
4 4 (2.58%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.58%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.58%) SCADA
4 4 (2.58%) Streaming Music
5 3 (1.94%) DataPower
6 2 (1.29%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (1.29%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.29%) Robotics
7 1 (0.65%) EPoS
7 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.65%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 84 (54.19%) Windows Server
2 44 (28.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (20.65%) Linux
4 28 (18.06%) Windows 7
4 28 (18.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (17.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (12.26%) Windows XP
7 7 (4.52%) Mac OS X
7 7 (4.52%) Unix
8 6 (3.87%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.58%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.94%) CentOS
10 3 (1.94%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.65%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (18.06%) ITIL
2 15 (9.68%) Application Packaging
3 8 (5.16%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (5.16%) Change Management
3 8 (5.16%) Scrum
3 8 (5.16%) Web Application Development
4 7 (4.52%) MVC
5 6 (3.87%) Service Delivery
5 6 (3.87%) WFM
6 5 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (3.23%) Logistics
7 4 (2.58%) BDD
7 4 (2.58%) Kanban
7 4 (2.58%) Line Management
7 4 (2.58%) MVVM
7 4 (2.58%) Operations Management
7 4 (2.58%) Patch Management
7 4 (2.58%) Software Deployment
7 4 (2.58%) TDD
8 3 (1.94%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.84%) PowerShell
2 14 (9.03%) SQL
3 9 (5.81%) C#
4 6 (3.87%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.58%) VB
5 4 (2.58%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.94%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.94%) C++
6 3 (1.94%) Perl
6 3 (1.94%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.94%) VBScript
7 2 (1.29%) Python
8 1 (0.65%) VC++
Qualifications
1 21 (13.55%) Security Cleared
2 17 (10.97%) SC Cleared
3 13 (8.39%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (6.45%) CCNA
4 10 (6.45%) MCP
4 10 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (5.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (4.52%) Degree
7 5 (3.23%) MCSA
8 3 (1.94%) CCSP
8 3 (1.94%) MCSE
9 2 (1.29%) MCITP
10 1 (0.65%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.10%) SLA
2 3 (1.94%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.29%) QA
System Software
1 50 (32.26%) Active Directory
2 21 (13.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (12.26%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.52%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.58%) vSphere
6 3 (1.94%) Firmware
6 3 (1.94%) KVM
6 3 (1.94%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.65%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (5.81%) SCCM
2 8 (5.16%) Backup Exec
3 7 (4.52%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (2.58%) WSUS
5 3 (1.94%) Puppet
5 3 (1.94%) Rundeck
5 3 (1.94%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.94%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.29%) SCOM
7 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.65%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.65%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 55 (35.48%) VMware
2 52 (33.55%) Microsoft
3 20 (12.90%) Cisco
4 9 (5.81%) Mitel
5 8 (5.16%) Apple
6 6 (3.87%) HP
7 5 (3.23%) IBM
7 5 (3.23%) Intel
8 4 (2.58%) DevExpress
9 3 (1.94%) Barracuda Networks
9 3 (1.94%) Huawei
9 3 (1.94%) Meru Networks
9 3 (1.94%) Riverbed
10 2 (1.29%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.29%) Dell
11 1 (0.65%) Brocade
11 1 (0.65%) NetApp
11 1 (0.65%) SAP
11 1 (0.65%) Symantec
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