Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 18 9
Rank change year-on-year -15 -9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 43 76 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 7.78% 14.59% 15.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.13% 48.10% 65.73%
Number of salaries quoted 32 72 120
Cheltenham median annual salary £35,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.23% -23.53% +30.77%
10th Percentile £25,925 £19,500 £23,925
90th Percentile £66,500 £57,500 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% -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 78 158 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 14.10% 30.33% 24.01%
Number of salaries quoted 64 153 186
Cheltenham median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -2.17% +39.39%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,150 £23,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £71,250
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -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 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 28 (65.12%) Active Directory
2 25 (58.14%) VMware
3 18 (41.86%) Firewall
4 17 (39.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (37.21%) Windows Server
6 15 (34.88%) Office 365
6 15 (34.88%) Linux
7 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
7 14 (32.56%) SAN
7 14 (32.56%) Hyper-V
8 12 (27.91%) DV Cleared
8 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
8 12 (27.91%) ITIL
9 11 (25.58%) MS Exchange
9 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (23.26%) Data Centre
11 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (20.93%) C
11 9 (20.93%) Cisco
11 9 (20.93%) Intrusion Detection
12 8 (18.60%) Service Management
12 8 (18.60%) HP
12 8 (18.60%) Sophos
12 8 (18.60%) Coaching
13 7 (16.28%) Nimble Storage
13 7 (16.28%) Centrify
13 7 (16.28%) Cybersecurity
13 7 (16.28%) Skype for Business

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 11 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (25.58%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.28%) Skype for Business
3 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.65%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (34.88%) Office 365
2 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.65%) IaaS
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (41.86%) Firewall
2 14 (32.56%) SAN
3 9 (20.93%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (16.28%) VoIP
5 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
6 5 (11.63%) HTTP
7 4 (9.30%) DNS
8 3 (6.98%) Internet
8 3 (6.98%) SMTP
9 2 (4.65%) NAS
9 2 (4.65%) Network Security
9 2 (4.65%) SSL
9 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (4.65%) Wireless
10 1 (2.33%) 4G
10 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
10 1 (2.33%) VLAN
10 1 (2.33%) VPN
10 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Apache Hive
2 2 (4.65%) Big Data
2 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.65%) MySQL
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.33%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (4.65%) Bitbucket
1 2 (4.65%) CodeSonar
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.65%) git-flow
1 2 (4.65%) JIRA
1 2 (4.65%) Robot Framework
1 2 (4.65%) Selenium
General
1 6 (13.95%) Advertising
1 6 (13.95%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) IT Support
2 8 (18.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Support Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Systems Support
4 5 (11.63%) Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Incident Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (6.98%) IT Technician
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Incident Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Support Technician
6 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Network Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
1 4 (9.30%) REST
2 3 (6.98%) STL
2 3 (6.98%) Web Services
3 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.65%) Django
3 2 (4.65%) HTML
3 2 (4.65%) Java EE
3 2 (4.65%) LAMP
3 2 (4.65%) Node.js
3 2 (4.65%) ODBC
3 2 (4.65%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (4.65%) SOAP
3 2 (4.65%) Spring MVC
3 2 (4.65%) XML
4 1 (2.33%) ATL
4 1 (2.33%) MFC
4 1 (2.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) Windows Server
2 15 (34.88%) Linux
3 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (16.28%) CentOS
6 4 (9.30%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.98%) Nucleus RTOS
7 3 (6.98%) Solaris
7 3 (6.98%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.65%) Android
8 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.65%) Mac OS X
8 2 (4.65%) Unix
8 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) ITIL
2 8 (18.60%) Coaching
2 8 (18.60%) Service Management
3 7 (16.28%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (16.28%) Facilities Management
3 7 (16.28%) Knowledge Management
4 6 (13.95%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (11.63%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (6.98%) Behavioural Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.98%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (6.98%) Forensic Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) Test Automation
6 3 (6.98%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 2 (4.65%) Migration
7 2 (4.65%) Network Design
7 2 (4.65%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) C
2 7 (16.28%) C++
3 6 (13.95%) Python
4 5 (11.63%) SQL
5 4 (9.30%) C#
5 4 (9.30%) Java
5 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.98%) PHP
6 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.65%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.65%) VB
8 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) DV Cleared
1 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.98%) CCNA
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.33%) CCNP
4 1 (2.33%) CISSP
4 1 (2.33%) MCSA
4 1 (2.33%) MCSE
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (65.12%) Active Directory
2 17 (39.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (32.56%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.98%) vSphere
5 2 (4.65%) Docker
5 2 (4.65%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.33%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.33%) XenApp
6 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Puppet
1 2 (4.65%) Salt
1 2 (4.65%) SCCM
1 2 (4.65%) SCOM
1 2 (4.65%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.33%) Nagios
2 1 (2.33%) PowerCLI
2 1 (2.33%) vCenter Server
2 1 (2.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) VMware
2 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.93%) Cisco
4 8 (18.60%) HP
4 8 (18.60%) Sophos
5 7 (16.28%) Centrify
5 7 (16.28%) Dell
5 7 (16.28%) Ivanti
5 7 (16.28%) Nimble Storage
5 7 (16.28%) Red Hat
6 6 (13.95%) EMC
7 2 (4.65%) Citrix
7 2 (4.65%) ConnectWise
8 1 (2.33%) Juniper
8 1 (2.33%) New Relic
8 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.33%) Symantec
8 1 (2.33%) Veeam