Period
to 6 December 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 6 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 18 17
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 81 63 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 12.09% 10.21% 15.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.19% 47.01% 52.41%
Number of salaries quoted 61 35 66
Cheltenham median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £35,625
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.53% +19.30% -22.13%
10th Percentile £20,250 £31,000 £18,875
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,750 £54,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +13.33%

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 192 134 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 28.66% 21.72% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 149 78 121
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -15.79%
10th Percentile £21,750 £18,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.62%

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 6 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 40 (49.38%) VMware
2 33 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 33 (40.74%) Active Directory
3 31 (38.27%) Linux
4 30 (37.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 27 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 26 (32.10%) Office 365
7 22 (27.16%) Security Cleared
8 21 (25.93%) Windows Server
9 17 (20.99%) DV Cleared
9 17 (20.99%) TCP/IP
9 17 (20.99%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (18.52%) DNS
10 15 (18.52%) Firewall
11 14 (17.28%) Greenfield Project
11 14 (17.28%) DevOps
12 13 (16.05%) Windows 10
12 13 (16.05%) PowerShell
12 13 (16.05%) Azure
12 13 (16.05%) Cisco
12 13 (16.05%) Progress
13 12 (14.81%) Unix
13 12 (14.81%) Service Management
13 12 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
14 11 (13.58%) Finance
14 11 (13.58%) ITIL
15 10 (12.35%) AWS
16 9 (11.11%) JIRA
16 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
16 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Office

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 8 (9.88%) Confluence
1 8 (9.88%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.17%) CMS
2 5 (6.17%) Drupal
3 2 (2.47%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.23%) IIS
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (32.10%) Office 365
2 13 (16.05%) Azure
3 10 (12.35%) AWS
4 6 (7.41%) SaaS
5 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.23%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.99%) TCP/IP
2 15 (18.52%) DNS
2 15 (18.52%) Firewall
3 7 (8.64%) SAN
3 7 (8.64%) VLAN
4 6 (7.41%) HTTP
5 5 (6.17%) VPN
6 4 (4.94%) Cisco Firepower
6 4 (4.94%) tcpdump
6 4 (4.94%) Wireshark
7 3 (3.70%) DHCP
7 3 (3.70%) NAS
7 3 (3.70%) OpenVPN
7 3 (3.70%) VSAN
8 2 (2.47%) Internet
8 2 (2.47%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (2.47%) LAN
8 2 (2.47%) SMTP
8 2 (2.47%) WAN
9 1 (1.23%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) MySQL
3 1 (1.23%) Big Data
3 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (11.11%) JIRA
2 7 (8.64%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.17%) Bitbucket
4 4 (4.94%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (4.94%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (3.70%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.70%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.23%) GDB
6 1 (1.23%) IDA Disassembler
6 1 (1.23%) Metasploit
6 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (13.58%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Publishing
2 3 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (1.23%) Advertising
3 1 (1.23%) Games
3 1 (1.23%) Law
3 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (35.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (18.52%) Analyst
3 13 (16.05%) Service Analyst
4 10 (12.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 10 (12.35%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (9.88%) Support Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) Architect
6 7 (8.64%) IT Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (7.41%) IT Support
7 6 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (6.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.70%) IT Technician
10 3 (3.70%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.64%) .NET
2 4 (4.94%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (2.47%) MFC
4 1 (1.23%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.23%) Java EE
4 1 (1.23%) STL
4 1 (1.23%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.94%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.70%) Blog
5 2 (2.47%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.23%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (38.27%) Linux
2 21 (25.93%) Windows Server
3 13 (16.05%) Windows 10
4 12 (14.81%) Unix
5 7 (8.64%) Windows 7
6 6 (7.41%) Android
6 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.94%) CentOS
8 3 (3.70%) Debian
8 3 (3.70%) Mac OS
8 3 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.70%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.47%) Solaris
10 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.23%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 17 (20.99%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (17.28%) DevOps
4 12 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (14.81%) Service Management
5 11 (13.58%) ITIL
6 8 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (8.64%) CRM
7 7 (8.64%) Service Delivery
8 6 (7.41%) ITIL V3
8 6 (7.41%) Migration
9 5 (6.17%) Architecture Roadmap
9 5 (6.17%) Content Management
9 5 (6.17%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (6.17%) Information Security
9 5 (6.17%) IT Governance
9 5 (6.17%) ITSM
9 5 (6.17%) Project Delivery
9 5 (6.17%) Strategic Roadmap
9 5 (6.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.05%) PowerShell
2 8 (9.88%) SQL
3 7 (8.64%) C
3 7 (8.64%) C#
3 7 (8.64%) Python
4 5 (6.17%) Bash Shell
4 5 (6.17%) Java
5 4 (4.94%) C++
6 2 (2.47%) PHP
7 1 (1.23%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.23%) Go
7 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (27.16%) Security Cleared
2 17 (20.99%) DV Cleared
3 5 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.17%) Degree
3 5 (6.17%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.94%) MCP
5 3 (3.70%) CCNP
6 2 (2.47%) CCA
6 2 (2.47%) CCNA
6 2 (2.47%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.47%) RHCE
7 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.23%) MCSE
7 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.23%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.23%) NIST
System Software
1 33 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 27 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.41%) Docker
3 6 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.94%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.70%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) SCCM
2 4 (4.94%) EnCase
2 4 (4.94%) Suricata
3 3 (3.70%) Ansible
3 3 (3.70%) Kubernetes
3 3 (3.70%) Puppet
3 3 (3.70%) vRealize
4 1 (1.23%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 40 (49.38%) VMware
2 33 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 13 (16.05%) Cisco
3 13 (16.05%) Progress
4 5 (6.17%) Atlassian
4 5 (6.17%) MuleSoft
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle
4 5 (6.17%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (4.94%) Apple
5 4 (4.94%) Arista
5 4 (4.94%) LogRhythm
5 4 (4.94%) NetWitness
5 4 (4.94%) Palo Alto
5 4 (4.94%) Splunk
6 3 (3.70%) Citrix
7 2 (2.47%) Adobe
8 1 (1.23%) Dell
8 1 (1.23%) HP
8 1 (1.23%) Meraki
8 1 (1.23%) Red Hat