Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 9 13
Rank change year-on-year -24 +4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 51 92 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 7.92% 20.58% 16.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.79% 57.14% 61.18%
Number of salaries quoted 29 85 129
Cheltenham median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -29.35% +39.39%
10th Percentile £27,250 £18,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £51,500 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +12.68%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 109 161 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 16.93% 36.02% 26.36%
Number of salaries quoted 73 147 204
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -15.79% +35.71%
10th Percentile £27,500 £19,500 £28,825
90th Percentile £67,250 £61,500 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +10.39%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Cheltenham

Windows
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Windows in Cheltenham

Windows
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Windows.

1 21 (41.18%) Linux
2 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
3 18 (35.29%) C
3 18 (35.29%) Firewall
3 18 (35.29%) Windows Server
4 16 (31.37%) Active Directory
5 14 (27.45%) Security Cleared
6 13 (25.49%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (25.49%) TCP/IP
6 13 (25.49%) VMware
7 12 (23.53%) SAN
7 12 (23.53%) Python
7 12 (23.53%) DV Cleared
7 12 (23.53%) Office 365
8 11 (21.57%) Hyper-V
8 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (21.57%) Cisco
9 10 (19.61%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (19.61%) HTTP
9 10 (19.61%) C#
9 10 (19.61%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (17.65%) Data Centre
10 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (17.65%) C++
10 9 (17.65%) Java
10 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
11 8 (15.69%) SQL
11 8 (15.69%) DNS
11 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
1 7 (13.73%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.96%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.53%) Office 365
2 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.96%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 18 (35.29%) Firewall
2 13 (25.49%) TCP/IP
3 12 (23.53%) SAN
4 10 (19.61%) HTTP
4 10 (19.61%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (15.69%) DNS
6 7 (13.73%) VoIP
7 5 (9.80%) VPN
8 4 (7.84%) DHCP
8 4 (7.84%) Internet
8 4 (7.84%) SMTP
8 4 (7.84%) VLAN
9 3 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (5.88%) Wireless
10 2 (3.92%) Network Security
11 1 (1.96%) 4G
11 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.96%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Eclipse
1 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
1 4 (7.84%) Xcode
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Back Office
2 6 (11.76%) Electronics
3 5 (9.80%) Aerospace
3 5 (9.80%) Manufacturing
3 5 (9.80%) Military
4 3 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (21.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (9.80%) Administrator
2 5 (9.80%) Analyst
2 5 (9.80%) Developer
2 5 (9.80%) Firmware Engineer
2 5 (9.80%) Senior Firmware Engineer
3 4 (7.84%) DBA
3 4 (7.84%) Incident Analyst
3 4 (7.84%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (7.84%) Senior Incident Analyst
3 4 (7.84%) SQL DBA
3 4 (7.84%) Support Engineer
3 4 (7.84%) Trainer
4 3 (5.88%) IT Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) DV Cleared DBA
5 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (3.92%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.96%) Django
1 1 (1.96%) EJB
1 1 (1.96%) Hibernate
1 1 (1.96%) HTML
1 1 (1.96%) J2EE
1 1 (1.96%) POSIX
1 1 (1.96%) Qt
1 1 (1.96%) Spring
1 1 (1.96%) Web Services
1 1 (1.96%) WPF
1 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.76%) CAN bus
2 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.80%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (7.84%) e-Learning
4 4 (7.84%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (5.88%) Driving Licence
5 3 (5.88%) Replication
6 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.96%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.96%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 21 (41.18%) Linux
2 18 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (9.80%) Mac OS X
6 4 (7.84%) Solaris
6 4 (7.84%) Unix
6 4 (7.84%) Windows 10
6 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.88%) Android
7 3 (5.88%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.92%) CentOS
8 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.96%) Debian
9 1 (1.96%) Kali Linux
9 1 (1.96%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.96%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (19.61%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
5 7 (13.73%) Scrum
6 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (11.76%) ITIL
6 6 (11.76%) Post-Production
6 6 (11.76%) Reverse Engineering
6 6 (11.76%) Test Strategy
7 5 (9.80%) Coaching
7 5 (9.80%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Behavioural Analysis
8 4 (7.84%) DevOps
8 4 (7.84%) Forensic Analysis
8 4 (7.84%) Functional Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Machine Learning
8 4 (7.84%) TDD
8 4 (7.84%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (7.84%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 18 (35.29%) C
2 12 (23.53%) Python
3 10 (19.61%) C#
4 9 (17.65%) C++
4 9 (17.65%) Java
5 8 (15.69%) SQL
6 6 (11.76%) Embedded C
6 6 (11.76%) Perl
6 6 (11.76%) Tcl
7 4 (7.84%) Assembly Language
7 4 (7.84%) PHP
8 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Security Cleared
2 12 (23.53%) DV Cleared
3 6 (11.76%) Degree
4 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) CISSP
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (31.37%) Active Directory
2 11 (21.57%) Hyper-V
3 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (9.80%) Firmware
5 3 (5.88%) pfSense
6 2 (3.92%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.96%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) SCCM
1 2 (3.92%) SCOM
1 2 (3.92%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.96%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.49%) VMware
3 11 (21.57%) Cisco
4 7 (13.73%) HP
4 7 (13.73%) Nimble Storage
5 6 (11.76%) Dell
5 6 (11.76%) EMC
6 3 (5.88%) Splunk
7 1 (1.96%) Citrix
7 1 (1.96%) Juniper
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle
7 1 (1.96%) Qualys
7 1 (1.96%) Sophos
7 1 (1.96%) Symantec
7 1 (1.96%) Veeam