The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 6 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 148 267 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.73% 23.95% 19.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.71% 72.95% 74.64%
Number of salaries quoted 132 254 186
Median salary £32,250 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,200 £50,000
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 Wiltshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
236 366 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 29.87% 32.83% 25.55%
Number of salaries quoted 207 340 241
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Windows
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -3 74 £30,000 -13.66% 6
Salisbury +2 32 £45,000 +69.81% 1
Chippenham -3 29 £35,000 +28.44% 1
Corsham +3 3 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Malmesbury -5 2 £37,500 -11.76%
Calne - 2 £24,500 -
Trowbridge +5 1 £24,000 +2.12%
Devizes - 1 £25,000 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 126 (40.51%) Microsoft
2 111 (35.69%) Active Directory
3 104 (33.44%) Windows Server
4 102 (32.80%) VMware
5 86 (27.65%) ITIL
6 82 (26.37%) Security Cleared
7 77 (24.76%) Firewall
8 76 (24.44%) MS Exchange
9 75 (24.12%) SC Cleared
10 63 (20.26%) MS Excel
10 63 (20.26%) WAN
10 63 (20.26%) Linux
11 60 (19.29%) LAN
12 59 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
13 57 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 55 (17.68%) DNS
15 53 (17.04%) TCP/IP
15 53 (17.04%) DHCP
15 53 (17.04%) Cisco
16 49 (15.76%) Microsoft Certification
16 49 (15.76%) MS Office
17 48 (15.43%) Cisco Certification
17 48 (15.43%) Windows Server 2003
18 47 (15.11%) SQL Server
19 44 (14.15%) CCNA
20 42 (13.50%) PowerShell
21 41 (13.18%) Windows 7
22 40 (12.86%) Office 365
22 40 (12.86%) Exchange Server 2010
23 39 (12.54%) SQL

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 76 (24.44%) MS Exchange
2 40 (12.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (6.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (5.47%) IIS
5 9 (2.89%) SharePoint
6 8 (2.57%) GlassFish
7 5 (1.61%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.64%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.32%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.32%) Moodle
11 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 63 (20.26%) MS Excel
2 49 (15.76%) MS Office
3 3 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 40 (12.86%) Office 365
2 9 (2.89%) SaaS
3 5 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.64%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (0.64%) IBM SmartCloud
5 2 (0.64%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 77 (24.76%) Firewall
2 63 (20.26%) WAN
3 60 (19.29%) LAN
4 55 (17.68%) DNS
5 53 (17.04%) DHCP
5 53 (17.04%) TCP/IP
6 22 (7.07%) FTP
6 22 (7.07%) Network Security
7 20 (6.43%) Wi-Fi
8 19 (6.11%) HTTP
8 19 (6.11%) SMTP
9 18 (5.79%) DMZ
9 18 (5.79%) X.400
10 17 (5.47%) VoIP
11 15 (4.82%) SAN
12 14 (4.50%) IP Telephony
12 14 (4.50%) VPN
13 12 (3.86%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (3.22%) Wireless
15 9 (2.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (15.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (2.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.25%) MySQL
3 7 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (1.93%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.96%) Ingres
6 3 (0.96%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.96%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.32%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 8 (2.57%) Eclipse
1 8 (2.57%) Git (software)
1 8 (2.57%) JMeter
1 8 (2.57%) JUnit
1 8 (2.57%) Subversion
2 5 (1.61%) MSI
3 3 (0.96%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.32%) Ant
4 1 (0.32%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (10.93%) Finance
2 6 (1.93%) Advertising
3 3 (0.96%) Games
3 3 (0.96%) Retail
4 2 (0.64%) Back Office
5 1 (0.32%) Law
5 1 (0.32%) Local Government
5 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (22.51%) Support Engineer
2 49 (15.76%) Analyst
3 46 (14.79%) 2nd Line Support
4 39 (12.54%) Desktop Support
5 35 (11.25%) Support Analyst
6 32 (10.29%) IT Engineer
6 32 (10.29%) IT Support
7 28 (9.00%) Systems Engineer
8 24 (7.72%) 3rd Line Support
9 23 (7.40%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 23 (7.40%) Desktop Engineer
9 23 (7.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 22 (7.07%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 22 (7.07%) IT Support Engineer
11 20 (6.43%) Service Analyst
12 19 (6.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 19 (6.11%) Network Engineer
13 18 (5.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 17 (5.47%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 17 (5.47%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.11%) .NET
2 16 (5.14%) .NET Framework
2 16 (5.14%) Web Services
3 12 (3.86%) Middleware
4 10 (3.22%) RESTful
4 10 (3.22%) SOAP
5 4 (1.29%) CSS
5 4 (1.29%) HTML
6 3 (0.96%) CAdES
6 3 (0.96%) Entity Framework
6 3 (0.96%) PAdES
6 3 (0.96%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (0.96%) WCF
6 3 (0.96%) WinForms
6 3 (0.96%) WPF
6 3 (0.96%) XAdES
7 2 (0.64%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (0.64%) jQuery
7 2 (0.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (0.64%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.07%) Driving Licence
3 21 (6.75%) CESG
4 20 (6.43%) Management Information System
5 19 (6.11%) Data Centre
6 12 (3.86%) Fat Client
6 12 (3.86%) Thin Client
7 9 (2.89%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.61%) Clustering
8 5 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.61%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.61%) Replication
9 4 (1.29%) iPhone
10 2 (0.64%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.64%) DataPower
10 2 (0.64%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.64%) Robotics
11 1 (0.32%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.32%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 104 (33.44%) Windows Server
2 63 (20.26%) Linux
3 59 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (15.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 41 (13.18%) Windows 7
7 21 (6.75%) Windows 10
8 20 (6.43%) Windows XP
9 19 (6.11%) Windows 8
10 10 (3.22%) Android
11 9 (2.89%) Unix
12 8 (2.57%) Apple iOS
13 7 (2.25%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (1.29%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.96%) CentOS
15 3 (0.96%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.64%) Embedded Linux
16 2 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (27.65%) ITIL
2 36 (11.58%) Infrastructure Management
3 19 (6.11%) Problem Management
3 19 (6.11%) Service Management
4 16 (5.14%) Application Packaging
4 16 (5.14%) Migration
5 15 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (4.82%) Service Delivery
5 15 (4.82%) Virtual Environments
6 13 (4.18%) High Availability
7 10 (3.22%) Root Cause Analysis
7 10 (3.22%) Trend Analysis
8 9 (2.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (2.89%) SOA
8 9 (2.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (2.57%) Automation Testing
9 8 (2.57%) BDD
9 8 (2.57%) Ethical Hacking
9 8 (2.57%) Protective Monitoring
9 8 (2.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 42 (13.50%) PowerShell
2 39 (12.54%) SQL
3 10 (3.22%) JavaScript
4 8 (2.57%) C#
5 7 (2.25%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.61%) C++
7 4 (1.29%) C
7 4 (1.29%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.29%) VB
7 4 (1.29%) VBScript
8 3 (0.96%) Python
9 2 (0.64%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.64%) Embedded C
9 2 (0.64%) Embedded C++
9 2 (0.64%) Perl
10 1 (0.32%) Java
10 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 82 (26.37%) Security Cleared
2 75 (24.12%) SC Cleared
3 49 (15.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 48 (15.43%) Cisco Certification
5 44 (14.15%) CCNA
6 38 (12.22%) DV Cleared
7 25 (8.04%) MCSE
8 22 (7.07%) MCSA
9 19 (6.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 18 (5.79%) CISSP
10 18 (5.79%) ITIL Certification
10 18 (5.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 15 (4.82%) MCP
12 14 (4.50%) Degree
13 12 (3.86%) ISEB
14 10 (3.22%) CCNP
15 8 (2.57%) CEH
15 8 (2.57%) ISTQB
16 6 (1.93%) MCITP
17 3 (0.96%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.11%) SLA
2 8 (2.57%) QA
3 3 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 111 (35.69%) Active Directory
2 34 (10.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (6.75%) Hyper-V
4 17 (5.47%) vSphere
5 16 (5.14%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.93%) Terminal Services
7 5 (1.61%) vCloud
7 5 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.96%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.96%) KVM
8 3 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.64%) DFS Replication
9 2 (0.64%) Firmware
9 2 (0.64%) UAG
9 2 (0.64%) XenApp
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.32%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (5.14%) SCCM
2 8 (2.57%) Backup Exec
3 7 (2.25%) SCOM
3 7 (2.25%) WSUS
4 5 (1.61%) vRealize
5 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (0.96%) Nagios
5 3 (0.96%) Puppet
5 3 (0.96%) Rundeck
5 3 (0.96%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.64%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.64%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.32%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.32%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 126 (40.51%) Microsoft
2 102 (32.80%) VMware
3 53 (17.04%) Cisco
4 18 (5.79%) Citrix
5 14 (4.50%) Dell
6 10 (3.22%) Symantec
7 8 (2.57%) Apple
7 8 (2.57%) Intel
7 8 (2.57%) SonicWALL
8 7 (2.25%) HP
8 7 (2.25%) Wyse
9 6 (1.93%) Juniper
9 6 (1.93%) Oracle
10 5 (1.61%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.96%) Draytek
11 3 (0.96%) IBM
11 3 (0.96%) ProCurve
11 3 (0.96%) Veeam
11 3 (0.96%) Veritas
11 3 (0.96%) WatchGuard
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + 20 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 with additional on call allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Verelogic IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum Plus shift premium where applicable
Posted: 6 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £34000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Swindon
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Swindon Head Office, South West England
Nationwide
Salary: £34,613 - £46,151 plus on-call allowance and an excellent benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago
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