Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 18 11
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 64 93 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 12.43% 12.79% 13.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.78% 41.89% 57.87%
Number of salaries quoted 52 93 95
Cheltenham median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +19.05%
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,100 £21,450
90th Percentile £56,925 £65,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% +14.29%

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 119 222 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 23.11% 30.54% 24.18%
Number of salaries quoted 96 203 157
Cheltenham median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +30.77%
10th Percentile £24,000 £29,350 £24,600
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £82,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +13.33%

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 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Windows.

1 37 (57.81%) Active Directory
2 35 (54.69%) VMware
3 32 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 26 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (35.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (29.69%) Advertising
7 18 (28.13%) Linux
7 18 (28.13%) Hyper-V
8 17 (26.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (25.00%) Firewall
10 15 (23.44%) SQL
10 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
10 15 (23.44%) Office 365
11 14 (21.88%) .NET
12 13 (20.31%) C#
12 13 (20.31%) Citrix
12 13 (20.31%) DV Cleared
12 13 (20.31%) Security Cleared
13 12 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
13 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
13 12 (18.75%) MS Exchange
14 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (15.63%) ITIL
15 10 (15.63%) HTML
15 10 (15.63%) SAN
16 9 (14.06%) SLA
16 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
16 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Office
16 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET

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 12 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.69%) SAS
5 2 (3.13%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.56%) CMS
6 1 (1.56%) IIS
6 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.44%) Office 365
2 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.69%) Amazon S3
5 2 (3.13%) IaaS
6 1 (1.56%) PaaS
6 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.00%) Firewall
2 10 (15.63%) SAN
3 6 (9.38%) TCP/IP
3 6 (9.38%) VPN
4 5 (7.81%) NAS
5 4 (6.25%) LAN
5 4 (6.25%) VoIP
5 4 (6.25%) WAN
6 3 (4.69%) HTTP
6 3 (4.69%) SSL
6 3 (4.69%) VLAN
7 2 (3.13%) DNS
8 1 (1.56%) BGP
8 1 (1.56%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.56%) DHCP
8 1 (1.56%) FTP
8 1 (1.56%) ICMP
8 1 (1.56%) SSH
8 1 (1.56%) Telnet
8 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) Big Data
2 4 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.69%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.13%) Apache Hive
4 2 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.13%) MySQL
5 1 (1.56%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (6.25%) JIRA
2 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.13%) Bitbucket
3 2 (3.13%) CodeSonar
3 2 (3.13%) git-flow
3 2 (3.13%) Robot Framework
3 2 (3.13%) Selenium
4 1 (1.56%) Subversion
4 1 (1.56%) Zephyr
General
1 19 (29.69%) Advertising
2 3 (4.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (17.19%) Developer
1 11 (17.19%) IT Support
2 9 (14.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 9 (14.06%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (14.06%) Support Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 7 (10.94%) IT Technician
5 6 (9.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) IT Support Technician
5 6 (9.38%) Support Technician
6 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Desktop Support
6 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (4.69%) IT Manager
8 3 (4.69%) Junior
8 3 (4.69%) Service Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.88%) .NET
2 10 (15.63%) HTML
3 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET
4 8 (12.50%) Web Services
5 7 (10.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (7.81%) CSS
6 5 (7.81%) REST
7 4 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 4 (6.25%) Ajax
7 4 (6.25%) HTML5
7 4 (6.25%) jQuery
8 3 (4.69%) SOAP
8 3 (4.69%) STL
9 2 (3.13%) Django
9 2 (3.13%) Java EE
9 2 (3.13%) LAMP
9 2 (3.13%) Node.js
9 2 (3.13%) ODBC
9 2 (3.13%) Spring MVC
9 2 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.69%) Handset
3 3 (4.69%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.13%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) iPhone
5 1 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 32 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 23 (35.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (28.13%) Linux
4 17 (26.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (10.94%) Android
6 7 (10.94%) CentOS
7 6 (9.38%) Windows 8
8 5 (7.81%) Apple iOS
8 5 (7.81%) Windows 7
9 4 (6.25%) Windows 10
10 3 (4.69%) Nucleus RTOS
11 2 (3.13%) Mac OS X
11 2 (3.13%) Unix
11 2 (3.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.63%) ITIL
2 8 (12.50%) Service Management
3 7 (10.94%) Coaching
3 7 (10.94%) Facilities Management
3 7 (10.94%) Knowledge Management
4 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (7.81%) MVC
5 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.25%) CRM
6 4 (6.25%) Time Management
6 4 (6.25%) Visualisation
7 3 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.69%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (4.69%) OOP
7 3 (4.69%) Test Automation
8 2 (3.13%) API Design
8 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.13%) Presales
8 2 (3.13%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.44%) SQL
2 13 (20.31%) C#
3 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.38%) C
4 6 (9.38%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.25%) C++
5 4 (6.25%) Java
5 4 (6.25%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.69%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.69%) PHP
6 3 (4.69%) Python
7 2 (3.13%) Korn
7 2 (3.13%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) DV Cleared
1 13 (20.31%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (7.81%) CCA
3 5 (7.81%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.25%) Degree
4 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.69%) CCNA
5 3 (4.69%) HNC
5 3 (4.69%) HND
5 3 (4.69%) MCSE
6 2 (3.13%) CITP
6 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.13%) MCSA
7 1 (1.56%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.56%) CCENT
7 1 (1.56%) CCNP
7 1 (1.56%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (57.81%) Active Directory
2 26 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (28.13%) Hyper-V
4 12 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (7.81%) vSphere
6 2 (3.13%) Docker
7 1 (1.56%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.56%) VMFS
7 1 (1.56%) XenApp
7 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) SCCM
2 2 (3.13%) PowerCLI
2 2 (3.13%) Puppet
2 2 (3.13%) Salt
2 2 (3.13%) vCenter Server
2 2 (3.13%) vMotion
3 1 (1.56%) Control-M
3 1 (1.56%) Nagios
3 1 (1.56%) OpenView
3 1 (1.56%) SCOM
3 1 (1.56%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (54.69%) VMware
2 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
3 13 (20.31%) Citrix
4 7 (10.94%) Cisco
4 7 (10.94%) Ivanti
4 7 (10.94%) Red Hat
4 7 (10.94%) Sophos
5 5 (7.81%) HP
6 3 (4.69%) Dell
6 3 (4.69%) Twitter
7 2 (3.13%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.13%) Aruba
7 2 (3.13%) EqualLogic
7 2 (3.13%) SonicWALL
7 2 (3.13%) Veeam
8 1 (1.56%) CommVault
8 1 (1.56%) F5
8 1 (1.56%) IBM
8 1 (1.56%) New Relic
8 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds