Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 7 12
Rank change year-on-year -25 +5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 56 101 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 8.33% 21.13% 17.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.18% 56.42% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 31 86 140
Cheltenham median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -31.58% +46.15%
10th Percentile £27,500 £18,250 £31,925
90th Percentile £65,000 £51,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

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 136 179 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 20.24% 37.45% 30.12%
Number of salaries quoted 85 152 223
Cheltenham median annual salary £47,500 £42,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.10% -11.58% +26.67%
10th Percentile £21,850 £19,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £67,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.24% - +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 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 23 (41.07%) Linux
1 23 (41.07%) Microsoft
2 21 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 20 (35.71%) C
4 19 (33.93%) DV Cleared
4 19 (33.93%) Windows Server
5 15 (26.79%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (26.79%) Firewall
6 14 (25.00%) Python
6 14 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 14 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 13 (23.21%) VMware
8 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
9 11 (19.64%) C#
9 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (17.86%) Java
10 10 (17.86%) ITIL
11 9 (16.07%) C++
11 9 (16.07%) HTTP
11 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (16.07%) SC Cleared
11 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
12 8 (14.29%) Hyper-V
12 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (14.29%) Office 365
12 8 (14.29%) SAN
12 8 (14.29%) SQL
12 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 8 (14.29%) Scrum

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 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.14%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.79%) Apache
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.79%) Firewall
2 14 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (16.07%) HTTP
4 8 (14.29%) SAN
5 7 (12.50%) DNS
6 6 (10.71%) VPN
7 5 (8.93%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (8.93%) VLAN
8 4 (7.14%) DHCP
9 3 (5.36%) Internet
9 3 (5.36%) SMTP
9 3 (5.36%) VoIP
10 2 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (3.57%) Wireless
11 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.79%) Network Security
11 1 (1.79%) Skype
11 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (7.14%) Big Data
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 4 (7.14%) Xcode
2 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.79%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.79%) CodeSonar
2 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) git-flow
2 1 (1.79%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) Robot Framework
2 1 (1.79%) Selenium
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Electronics
3 5 (8.93%) Aerospace
3 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.93%) Military
4 2 (3.57%) Advertising
4 2 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (10.71%) Developer
2 6 (10.71%) IT Engineer
3 5 (8.93%) Analyst
3 5 (8.93%) Firmware Engineer
3 5 (8.93%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) DBA
4 4 (7.14%) SQL DBA
4 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) Trainer
5 3 (5.36%) Consultant
5 3 (5.36%) Incident Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Junior
5 3 (5.36%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Senior Incident Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (3.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared DBA
6 2 (3.57%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) Django
2 1 (1.79%) .NET
2 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.79%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.79%) EJB
2 1 (1.79%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.79%) HTML
2 1 (1.79%) J2EE
2 1 (1.79%) Java EE
2 1 (1.79%) LAMP
2 1 (1.79%) Node.js
2 1 (1.79%) POSIX
2 1 (1.79%) Qt
2 1 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.79%) REST
2 1 (1.79%) SOAP
2 1 (1.79%) Spring
2 1 (1.79%) STL
2 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) CAN bus
1 6 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.93%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.93%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (7.14%) Cybercrime
3 4 (7.14%) e-Learning
3 4 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (7.14%) Replication
4 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.57%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.79%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.07%) Linux
2 19 (33.93%) Windows Server
3 6 (10.71%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (10.71%) Mac OS X
4 5 (8.93%) Ubuntu
5 4 (7.14%) Android
5 4 (7.14%) CentOS
5 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.14%) Unix
5 4 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
6 3 (5.36%) Solaris
6 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.57%) Fedora
7 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.79%) Kali Linux
8 1 (1.79%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.79%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 14 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (17.86%) ITIL
5 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
6 8 (14.29%) Scrum
7 6 (10.71%) Configuration Management
7 6 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.71%) Post-Production
7 6 (10.71%) Reverse Engineering
7 6 (10.71%) Test Strategy
8 5 (8.93%) Coaching
8 5 (8.93%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (7.14%) DevOps
9 4 (7.14%) Functional Testing
9 4 (7.14%) Machine Learning
9 4 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (7.14%) TDD
9 4 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.71%) C
2 14 (25.00%) Python
3 11 (19.64%) C#
4 10 (17.86%) Java
5 9 (16.07%) C++
6 8 (14.29%) SQL
7 6 (10.71%) Embedded C
7 6 (10.71%) Perl
7 6 (10.71%) Tcl
8 4 (7.14%) Assembly Language
9 3 (5.36%) PHP
9 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
9 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
10 2 (3.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 21 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 19 (33.93%) DV Cleared
3 9 (16.07%) SC Cleared
4 7 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (1.79%) CISSP
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.79%) MCP
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.93%) Firmware
5 4 (7.14%) pfSense
6 3 (5.36%) Docker
7 2 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (3.57%) VirtualBox
7 2 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.57%) Xen
8 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Puppet
2 2 (3.57%) Ansible
2 2 (3.57%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (3.57%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.57%) Nagios
2 2 (3.57%) OpenNMS
2 2 (3.57%) vCenter Server
2 2 (3.57%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.79%) Nessus
3 1 (1.79%) Salt
3 1 (1.79%) SCCM
3 1 (1.79%) SCOM
3 1 (1.79%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (41.07%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.21%) VMware
3 8 (14.29%) Cisco
4 4 (7.14%) Splunk
5 3 (5.36%) HP
5 3 (5.36%) Nimble Storage
6 2 (3.57%) Citrix
6 2 (3.57%) Cloudera
6 2 (3.57%) Dell
6 2 (3.57%) EMC
6 2 (3.57%) Hortonworks
6 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.57%) Symantec
6 2 (3.57%) Veeam
7 1 (1.79%) Juniper
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle
7 1 (1.79%) Qualys
7 1 (1.79%) Sophos