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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 19 10 4
Rank change year-on-year -9 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 32 72 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 14.10% 13.98% 23.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.61% 63.16% 59.21%
Number of salaries quoted 32 57 81
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +34.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £31,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.81%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 62 114 152
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 27.31% 22.14% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 61 92 116
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £31,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Cheltenham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 31 (44.29%) VMware
2 30 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 26 (37.14%) Active Directory
4 24 (34.29%) Security Cleared
5 22 (31.43%) Hyper-V
5 22 (31.43%) Linux
5 22 (31.43%) Advertising
6 20 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (27.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (27.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (20.00%) Citrix
9 13 (18.57%) Python
10 12 (17.14%) SQL
10 12 (17.14%) DV Cleared
11 11 (15.71%) SC Cleared
11 11 (15.71%) Cybersecurity
12 10 (14.29%) Android
13 9 (12.86%) Wireless
13 9 (12.86%) C
13 9 (12.86%) Cybercrime
13 9 (12.86%) Apple iOS
14 8 (11.43%) C++
14 8 (11.43%) Mac OS X
14 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
14 8 (11.43%) LAN
14 8 (11.43%) WAN
15 7 (10.00%) C#
15 7 (10.00%) Java
15 7 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering

Windows
Top Related 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 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.29%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.43%) Apache
4 1 (1.43%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.43%) Confluence
4 1 (1.43%) IIS
4 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (1.43%) Acrobat
2 1 (1.43%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Office 365
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.86%) Wireless
2 8 (11.43%) LAN
2 8 (11.43%) WAN
3 5 (7.14%) Firewall
4 2 (2.86%) DNS
4 2 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.43%) DHCP
5 1 (1.43%) Internet
5 1 (1.43%) Network Security
5 1 (1.43%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) Big Data
1 6 (8.57%) Hadoop
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.86%) MySQL
4 1 (1.43%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (1.43%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) JIRA
2 2 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.43%) Gatling
3 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.43%) JMeter
3 1 (1.43%) Metasploit
3 1 (1.43%) WATIR
General
1 22 (31.43%) Advertising
2 5 (7.14%) Finance
3 3 (4.29%) Games
3 3 (4.29%) Legal
3 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.86%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.86%) Electronics
4 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.43%) Marketing
5 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (18.57%) Analyst
2 12 (17.14%) Consultant
3 11 (15.71%) IT Engineer
4 10 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 10 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 9 (12.86%) IT Support
6 8 (11.43%) IT Support Engineer
6 8 (11.43%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Research Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (7.14%) Software Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Penetration Tester
9 4 (5.71%) Security Consultant
9 4 (5.71%) Security Tester
9 4 (5.71%) Test Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) HTML
1 2 (2.86%) XML
2 1 (1.43%) .NET
2 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.43%) EJB
2 1 (1.43%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.43%) J2EE
2 1 (1.43%) OpenVZ
2 1 (1.43%) Spring
2 1 (1.43%) XSL
2 1 (1.43%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Cybercrime
2 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.43%) CESG
4 1 (1.43%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.43%) Fintech
4 1 (1.43%) iPhone
4 1 (1.43%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 22 (31.43%) Linux
3 20 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (27.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (14.29%) Android
7 9 (12.86%) Apple iOS
8 8 (11.43%) Mac OS X
9 5 (7.14%) CentOS
10 4 (5.71%) FreeBSD
10 4 (5.71%) Windows XP
11 3 (4.29%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.43%) Debian
12 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.71%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 6 (8.57%) Software Engineering
3 6 (8.57%) Visualisation
4 5 (7.14%) TDD
4 5 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 4 (5.71%) Automated Testing
5 4 (5.71%) Cryptography
5 4 (5.71%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (5.71%) E-Commerce
5 4 (5.71%) Regulatory Compliance
5 4 (5.71%) Security Management
5 4 (5.71%) Service Delivery
5 4 (5.71%) Unit Testing
6 3 (4.29%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.29%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (4.29%) Presales
6 3 (4.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.57%) Python
2 12 (17.14%) SQL
3 9 (12.86%) C
4 8 (11.43%) C++
5 7 (10.00%) C#
5 7 (10.00%) Java
6 6 (8.57%) Bash Shell
6 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.57%) Perl
7 5 (7.14%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.86%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.86%) Ruby
9 1 (1.43%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.43%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.43%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.43%) PHP
9 1 (1.43%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (34.29%) Security Cleared
2 12 (17.14%) DV Cleared
3 11 (15.71%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.14%) Degree
5 4 (5.71%) CHECK Team Leader
5 4 (5.71%) CHECK Team Member
6 3 (4.29%) MCSE
6 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.86%) CCNA
7 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.86%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.43%) CEH
8 1 (1.43%) CREST Certified
8 1 (1.43%) ECSA
8 1 (1.43%) EnCE
8 1 (1.43%) GCFA
8 1 (1.43%) GIAC
8 1 (1.43%) GPEN
8 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 26 (37.14%) Active Directory
2 22 (31.43%) Hyper-V
3 19 (27.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.43%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Puppet
2 2 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.43%) Ansible
3 1 (1.43%) EnCase
3 1 (1.43%) Salt
Vendors
1 31 (44.29%) VMware
2 14 (20.00%) Citrix
3 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.57%) Cisco
5 5 (7.14%) Juniper
6 4 (5.71%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.86%) Fortinet
7 2 (2.86%) Meraki
7 2 (2.86%) Ubiquiti
8 1 (1.43%) Adobe
8 1 (1.43%) Apple
8 1 (1.43%) arcserve
8 1 (1.43%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (1.43%) Dell
8 1 (1.43%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.43%) SAP
8 1 (1.43%) Zend
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + 5k Bonus, Pension, Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £75000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 days ago