Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 20 20
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 50 63 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 9.38% 12.52% 12.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.17% 52.07% 42.08%
Number of salaries quoted 34 51 93
Cheltenham median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £24,000 £27,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £44,250 £35,750
% change year-on-year +1.69% +23.78% -10.63%

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 106 121 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 19.89% 24.06% 30.32%
Number of salaries quoted 70 98 202
Cheltenham median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +4.05%
10th Percentile £29,825 £24,000 £29,300
90th Percentile £63,875 £60,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -5.88%

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 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 41 (82.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (44.00%) DV Cleared
2 22 (44.00%) Security Cleared
3 16 (32.00%) ITIL
4 15 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 12 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (24.00%) VMware
5 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (18.00%) Linux
6 9 (18.00%) Python
6 9 (18.00%) Progress
6 9 (18.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (18.00%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (18.00%) Hyper-V
6 9 (18.00%) Test Automation
6 9 (18.00%) Big Data
6 9 (18.00%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (16.00%) Office 365
7 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (16.00%) Windows Server
7 8 (16.00%) Cybercrime
7 8 (16.00%) Configuration Management
8 7 (14.00%) C++
8 7 (14.00%) Java
8 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 7 (14.00%) Puppet
8 7 (14.00%) Veeam
8 7 (14.00%) SolarWinds

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 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) IIS
2 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (16.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) G Suite
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.00%) DHCP
2 5 (10.00%) DNS
2 5 (10.00%) Firewall
3 4 (8.00%) Network Security
3 4 (8.00%) VPN
4 3 (6.00%) VLAN
5 2 (4.00%) FCoE
5 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.00%) MPLS
6 1 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.00%) SAN
6 1 (2.00%) SDH
6 1 (2.00%) Skype
6 1 (2.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) Big Data
2 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (6.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (6.00%) CodeSonar
1 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.00%) git-flow
1 3 (6.00%) JIRA
1 3 (6.00%) Robot Framework
1 3 (6.00%) Selenium
2 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) IT Engineer
2 6 (12.00%) Consultant
2 6 (12.00%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (10.00%) Developer
3 5 (10.00%) IT Support
3 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Service Desk Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Software Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Technical Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) .NET
1 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.00%) Django
2 3 (6.00%) Java EE
2 3 (6.00%) LAMP
2 3 (6.00%) Node.js
2 3 (6.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (6.00%) REST
2 3 (6.00%) SOAP
2 3 (6.00%) Spring MVC
2 3 (6.00%) STL
3 2 (4.00%) EJB
3 2 (4.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.00%) HTML
3 2 (4.00%) J2EE
3 2 (4.00%) Spring
3 2 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (16.00%) Cybercrime
3 3 (6.00%) Replication
4 2 (4.00%) Clustering
4 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.00%) iPhone
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Linux
2 8 (16.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (12.00%) Android
4 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.00%) CentOS
4 4 (8.00%) Fedora
4 4 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (8.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (6.00%) Mac OS X
5 3 (6.00%) Windows Phone
5 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) ITIL
2 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (18.00%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (18.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (16.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 6 (12.00%) DevOps
7 5 (10.00%) Android Development
7 5 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 5 (10.00%) iOS Development
7 5 (10.00%) Mobile Development
7 5 (10.00%) Network Design
7 5 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 5 (10.00%) Visualisation
8 4 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (8.00%) Task Automation
8 4 (8.00%) V-Model
8 4 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) Python
2 7 (14.00%) C++
2 7 (14.00%) Java
3 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (10.00%) C
4 5 (10.00%) C#
4 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.00%) Objective-C
5 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (44.00%) DV Cleared
1 22 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) CCNA
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.00%) CREST Certified
3 1 (2.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) HNC
3 1 (2.00%) HND
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.00%) MCP
3 1 (2.00%) MCSE
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.00%) OSCE
3 1 (2.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) GDPR
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (18.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (14.00%) Docker
4 4 (8.00%) VirtualBox
4 4 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (8.00%) Xen
5 3 (6.00%) vSphere
6 2 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (4.00%) XenApp
7 1 (2.00%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) Puppet
2 6 (12.00%) vCenter Server
3 4 (8.00%) Ansible
3 4 (8.00%) Docker Swarm
3 4 (8.00%) Kubernetes
3 4 (8.00%) Nagios
3 4 (8.00%) OpenNMS
3 4 (8.00%) ZABBIX
4 3 (6.00%) Salt
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (4.00%) SCCM
5 2 (4.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 41 (82.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.00%) VMware
3 9 (18.00%) Progress
4 7 (14.00%) SolarWinds
4 7 (14.00%) Veeam
5 5 (10.00%) Cisco
6 4 (8.00%) Cloudera
6 4 (8.00%) Hortonworks
6 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.00%) Citrix
7 3 (6.00%) Dell
7 3 (6.00%) F5
7 3 (6.00%) HP
7 3 (6.00%) Kaseya
8 1 (2.00%) BT
8 1 (2.00%) Splunk
8 1 (2.00%) Symantec