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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 6 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 129 246 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.09% 23.91% 18.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.37% 80.39% 72.06%
Number of salaries quoted 118 237 181
Median salary £34,000 £34,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £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
221 306 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 29.27% 29.74% 25.09%
Number of salaries quoted 191 290 247
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,250
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -4 67 £28,000 -18.84% 9
Chippenham -2 27 £35,000 +2.18%
Salisbury +5 21 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Malmesbury -1 7 £37,500 +78.57%
Trowbridge +13 1 - -
Corsham 0 1 £27,000 -6.89% 2
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 162 (46.02%) Microsoft
2 144 (40.91%) VMware
3 131 (37.22%) Windows Server
4 124 (35.23%) Active Directory
5 103 (29.26%) ITIL
6 101 (28.69%) Security Cleared
7 99 (28.13%) MS Exchange
8 97 (27.56%) Firewall
9 92 (26.14%) SC Cleared
10 75 (21.31%) MS Excel
10 75 (21.31%) Cisco
10 75 (21.31%) Cisco Certification
11 74 (21.02%) WAN
12 71 (20.17%) Windows Server 2012
13 70 (19.89%) CCNA
13 70 (19.89%) Windows Server 2003
14 68 (19.32%) Linux
14 68 (19.32%) Windows Server 2008
15 67 (19.03%) Exchange Server 2010
16 66 (18.75%) LAN
17 64 (18.18%) DNS
17 64 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
18 59 (16.76%) DHCP
19 53 (15.06%) VMware Infrastructure
20 52 (14.77%) Windows 7
20 52 (14.77%) MS Office
21 48 (13.64%) TCP/IP
22 45 (12.78%) PowerShell
22 45 (12.78%) Office 365
23 39 (11.08%) MCSE

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 99 (28.13%) MS Exchange
2 67 (19.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (11.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 22 (6.25%) IIS
5 10 (2.84%) SharePoint
6 9 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (2.56%) GlassFish
7 6 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.14%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.85%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.28%) Moodle
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 75 (21.31%) MS Excel
2 52 (14.77%) MS Office
3 3 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.14%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 45 (12.78%) Office 365
2 10 (2.84%) SaaS
3 3 (0.85%) IBM Cloud
3 3 (0.85%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (0.57%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (27.56%) Firewall
2 74 (21.02%) WAN
3 66 (18.75%) LAN
4 64 (18.18%) DNS
5 59 (16.76%) DHCP
6 48 (13.64%) TCP/IP
7 26 (7.39%) FTP
7 26 (7.39%) Network Security
8 24 (6.82%) VoIP
9 23 (6.53%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (6.53%) HTTP
9 23 (6.53%) SMTP
10 20 (5.68%) DMZ
10 20 (5.68%) X.400
11 18 (5.11%) VPN
12 17 (4.83%) SAN
13 14 (3.98%) SSL
14 13 (3.69%) Cisco PIX
14 13 (3.69%) Wi-Fi
15 12 (3.41%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (10.51%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.27%) MySQL
3 7 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (1.14%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.28%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (2.56%) Eclipse
1 9 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 9 (2.56%) JMeter
1 9 (2.56%) JUnit
1 9 (2.56%) Subversion
2 7 (1.99%) MSI
2 7 (1.99%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.14%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.28%) JIRA
4 1 (0.28%) Moq
4 1 (0.28%) NUnit
4 1 (0.28%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 21 (5.97%) Finance
2 5 (1.42%) Automotive
2 5 (1.42%) Retail
3 4 (1.14%) Advertising
4 3 (0.85%) Games
5 2 (0.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 83 (23.58%) Support Engineer
2 59 (16.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 49 (13.92%) Analyst
4 43 (12.22%) Desktop Support
5 38 (10.80%) 3rd Line Support
6 34 (9.66%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 31 (8.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 31 (8.81%) Systems Engineer
8 30 (8.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 30 (8.52%) Support Analyst
9 29 (8.24%) Desktop Engineer
9 29 (8.24%) IT Engineer
10 27 (7.67%) IT Support
11 26 (7.39%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
11 26 (7.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 25 (7.10%) Network Engineer
13 22 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 20 (5.68%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 20 (5.68%) IT Support Engineer
14 20 (5.68%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.83%) .NET
2 15 (4.26%) Web Services
3 14 (3.98%) .NET Framework
4 12 (3.41%) RESTful
4 12 (3.41%) SOAP
5 11 (3.13%) Middleware
6 5 (1.42%) WCF
6 5 (1.42%) WinForms
6 5 (1.42%) WPF
7 4 (1.14%) Hibernate
7 4 (1.14%) HTML
7 4 (1.14%) Software Packaging
8 3 (0.85%) CSS
8 3 (0.85%) Entity Framework
8 3 (0.85%) IBM Integration Bus
8 3 (0.85%) jQuery
8 3 (0.85%) PAdES
8 3 (0.85%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (0.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (0.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 26 (7.39%) CESG
4 25 (7.10%) Data Centre
5 24 (6.82%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.98%) Fat Client
6 14 (3.98%) Thin Client
7 12 (3.41%) Computer Science
8 10 (2.84%) Clustering
8 10 (2.84%) Replication
9 7 (1.99%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.14%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.14%) iPhone
10 4 (1.14%) SCADA
10 4 (1.14%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.85%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.85%) DataPower
11 3 (0.85%) EMC VNX
12 2 (0.57%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 131 (37.22%) Windows Server
2 71 (20.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 70 (19.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 68 (19.32%) Linux
4 68 (19.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (14.77%) Windows 7
6 29 (8.24%) Windows XP
7 27 (7.67%) Windows 10
8 23 (6.53%) Windows 8
9 13 (3.69%) Unix
10 11 (3.13%) Android
11 10 (2.84%) Mac OS X
12 9 (2.56%) Apple iOS
13 6 (1.70%) Windows 2000
14 4 (1.14%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.85%) CentOS
15 3 (0.85%) VMS
16 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (29.26%) ITIL
2 33 (9.38%) Infrastructure Management
3 24 (6.82%) Problem Management
4 22 (6.25%) Migration
4 22 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 18 (5.11%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (5.11%) Service Management
6 17 (4.83%) High Availability
7 16 (4.55%) Application Packaging
7 16 (4.55%) Virtual Environments
8 12 (3.41%) Ethical Hacking
8 12 (3.41%) Protective Monitoring
8 12 (3.41%) Security Monitoring
9 10 (2.84%) BDD
9 10 (2.84%) Change Management
9 10 (2.84%) Software Deployment
9 10 (2.84%) TDD
10 9 (2.56%) Automation Testing
10 9 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (2.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (12.78%) PowerShell
2 33 (9.38%) SQL
3 11 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 8 (2.27%) VBScript
5 7 (1.99%) C#
5 7 (1.99%) Shell Script
5 7 (1.99%) VB
6 5 (1.42%) C
7 4 (1.14%) C++
7 4 (1.14%) Java
7 4 (1.14%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.85%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.85%) Perl
8 3 (0.85%) Python
9 2 (0.57%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.28%) VC++
Qualifications
1 101 (28.69%) Security Cleared
2 92 (26.14%) SC Cleared
3 75 (21.31%) Cisco Certification
4 70 (19.89%) CCNA
5 64 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 39 (11.08%) MCSE
7 37 (10.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 33 (9.38%) DV Cleared
9 32 (9.09%) MCSA
10 22 (6.25%) MCP
11 20 (5.68%) CISSP
11 20 (5.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 18 (5.11%) Degree
13 17 (4.83%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (3.41%) CEH
14 12 (3.41%) MCITP
15 11 (3.13%) CCNP
15 11 (3.13%) ISEB
16 9 (2.56%) ISTQB
17 8 (2.27%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.97%) SLA
2 13 (3.69%) QA
3 3 (0.85%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 124 (35.23%) Active Directory
2 53 (15.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (7.67%) Hyper-V
4 17 (4.83%) vSphere
5 15 (4.26%) VMware ESX
6 11 (3.13%) Terminal Services
7 5 (1.42%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (1.42%) vCloud
7 5 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.85%) ISA Server
9 3 (0.85%) KVM
9 3 (0.85%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.57%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.57%) Firmware
10 2 (0.57%) UAG
10 2 (0.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (5.68%) SCCM
2 17 (4.83%) Backup Exec
3 9 (2.56%) WSUS
4 6 (1.70%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (1.70%) SCOM
5 5 (1.42%) vRealize
6 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (0.85%) Puppet
7 3 (0.85%) Rundeck
7 3 (0.85%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.85%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.57%) Nagios
9 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.28%) WhatsUp Gold
9 1 (0.28%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 162 (46.02%) Microsoft
2 144 (40.91%) VMware
3 75 (21.31%) Cisco
4 28 (7.95%) Dell
5 17 (4.83%) Symantec
6 16 (4.55%) HP
7 14 (3.98%) Citrix
7 14 (3.98%) Juniper
8 13 (3.69%) SonicWALL
8 13 (3.69%) Veeam
9 11 (3.13%) Apple
10 10 (2.84%) Wyse
11 9 (2.56%) Mitel
12 8 (2.27%) Draytek
12 8 (2.27%) Intel
12 8 (2.27%) ProCurve
12 8 (2.27%) Veritas
12 8 (2.27%) WatchGuard
12 8 (2.27%) ZyXEL
13 6 (1.70%) Barracuda Networks
Swindon, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: £33,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Calne, Wiltshire
IT Support 365 Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: 25,000 -28,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £18000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Easy commute from Newbury, Swindon, South Oxon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £30k + VG Benefits upon experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Easy commute from Newbury, Swindon, South Oxon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £15 to £23k upon experience level
Posted: 18 days ago