Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 15 14
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 58 81 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 9.12% 16.95% 14.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.65% 50.94% 50.42%
Number of salaries quoted 30 71 122
Cheltenham median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -20.21% +34.29%
10th Percentile £30,750 £19,250 £27,550
90th Percentile £61,625 £55,250 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%

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 136 159 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 21.38% 33.26% 28.67%
Number of salaries quoted 77 133 211
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -15.79% +18.75%
10th Percentile £18,500 £24,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £58,500 £60,000 £67,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 32 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 29 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 27 (46.55%) DV Cleared
4 22 (37.93%) Linux
5 18 (31.03%) C
6 16 (27.59%) ITIL
6 16 (27.59%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (25.86%) SC Cleared
8 14 (24.14%) Java
8 14 (24.14%) Python
9 13 (22.41%) C#
9 13 (22.41%) Cybersecurity
10 12 (20.69%) VMware
11 11 (18.97%) TCP/IP
11 11 (18.97%) Windows Server
11 11 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (17.24%) C++
12 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
13 9 (15.52%) Scrum
14 8 (13.79%) Firewall
14 8 (13.79%) VPN
14 8 (13.79%) Cisco
14 8 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 7 (12.07%) Mac OS X
15 7 (12.07%) Configuration Management
15 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
15 7 (12.07%) Finance
15 7 (12.07%) Android
15 7 (12.07%) Degree

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 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.45%) IIS
2 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.72%) Apache
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) Office 365
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.72%) G Suite
3 1 (1.72%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) TCP/IP
2 8 (13.79%) Firewall
2 8 (13.79%) VPN
3 6 (10.34%) DHCP
3 6 (10.34%) DNS
3 6 (10.34%) HTTP
4 3 (5.17%) VLAN
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.72%) FCoE
5 1 (1.72%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.72%) MPLS
5 1 (1.72%) Network Security
5 1 (1.72%) SDH
5 1 (1.72%) Skype
5 1 (1.72%) VoIP
5 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) Big Data
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (3.45%) MySQL
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Eclipse
1 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
1 4 (6.90%) Xcode
2 2 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.45%) Bitbucket
2 2 (3.45%) CodeSonar
2 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.45%) git-flow
2 2 (3.45%) JIRA
2 2 (3.45%) Robot Framework
2 2 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Electronics
3 5 (8.62%) Aerospace
3 5 (8.62%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.62%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (18.97%) IT Engineer
2 8 (13.79%) Developer
3 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Consultant
4 5 (8.62%) Firmware Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Software Developer
4 5 (8.62%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (6.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Trainer
6 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.17%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) DBA
7 2 (3.45%) IT Support
7 2 (3.45%) Software Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) .NET
1 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.17%) Django
3 2 (3.45%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.45%) EJB
3 2 (3.45%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.45%) HTML
3 2 (3.45%) J2EE
3 2 (3.45%) Java EE
3 2 (3.45%) LAMP
3 2 (3.45%) Node.js
3 2 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (3.45%) REST
3 2 (3.45%) SOAP
3 2 (3.45%) Spring
3 2 (3.45%) Spring MVC
3 2 (3.45%) STL
3 2 (3.45%) XML
4 1 (1.72%) POSIX
4 1 (1.72%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Cybercrime
2 6 (10.34%) CAN bus
2 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.62%) Replication
3 5 (8.62%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (6.90%) e-Learning
4 4 (6.90%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (5.17%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.45%) iPhone
7 1 (1.72%) Clustering
7 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (37.93%) Linux
2 11 (18.97%) Windows Server
3 7 (12.07%) Android
3 7 (12.07%) Mac OS X
4 6 (10.34%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (10.34%) Ubuntu
5 5 (8.62%) Apple iOS
5 5 (8.62%) CentOS
5 5 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.90%) Unix
7 3 (5.17%) Fedora
7 3 (5.17%) Windows Phone
7 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.45%) Windows 10
8 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.72%) Debian
9 1 (1.72%) Kali Linux
9 1 (1.72%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) ITIL
1 16 (27.59%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.41%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
5 9 (15.52%) Scrum
6 8 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 7 (12.07%) Configuration Management
7 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (12.07%) DevOps
7 7 (12.07%) Test Automation
8 6 (10.34%) Post-Production
8 6 (10.34%) Test Strategy
9 5 (8.62%) Network Design
9 5 (8.62%) Reverse Engineering
10 4 (6.90%) Functional Testing
10 4 (6.90%) Integration Testing
10 4 (6.90%) Machine Learning
10 4 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (6.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.03%) C
2 14 (24.14%) Java
2 14 (24.14%) Python
3 13 (22.41%) C#
4 10 (17.24%) C++
5 6 (10.34%) Embedded C
5 6 (10.34%) Perl
5 6 (10.34%) Tcl
6 5 (8.62%) SQL
7 4 (6.90%) Assembly Language
7 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.90%) Objective-C
8 3 (5.17%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (46.55%) DV Cleared
3 15 (25.86%) SC Cleared
4 7 (12.07%) Degree
5 1 (1.72%) CCNA
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.72%) CREST Certified
5 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.72%) MCP
5 1 (1.72%) OSCE
5 1 (1.72%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) GDPR
2 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.07%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.62%) Docker
3 5 (8.62%) Firmware
4 4 (6.90%) pfSense
5 3 (5.17%) VirtualBox
5 3 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.17%) Xen
6 2 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Puppet
2 4 (6.90%) vCenter Server
3 3 (5.17%) Ansible
3 3 (5.17%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (5.17%) Kubernetes
3 3 (5.17%) Nagios
3 3 (5.17%) OpenNMS
3 3 (5.17%) ZABBIX
4 2 (3.45%) Salt
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.72%) Nessus
5 1 (1.72%) SCCM
5 1 (1.72%) vMotion
Vendors
1 32 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.69%) VMware
3 8 (13.79%) Cisco
4 7 (12.07%) Veeam
5 6 (10.34%) SolarWinds
6 4 (6.90%) Splunk
7 3 (5.17%) Cloudera
7 3 (5.17%) Dell
7 3 (5.17%) F5
7 3 (5.17%) Hortonworks
7 3 (5.17%) HP
7 3 (5.17%) Kaseya
7 3 (5.17%) Progress
7 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.72%) Citrix
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle
8 1 (1.72%) Qualys
8 1 (1.72%) Symantec