Period
to 27 February 2020

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 27 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 15 15 30
Rank change year-on-year 0 +15 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 72 51 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 12.57% 10.30% 9.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.32% 51.52% 51.11%
Number of salaries quoted 56 41 41
Cheltenham median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £21,750 £31,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.18% - +21.43%

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 146 99 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 25.48% 20.00% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 113 76 76
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £21,750 £31,250 £24,125
90th Percentile £69,000 £65,000 £60,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% 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 27 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, 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 (44.44%) Linux
1 32 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 31 (43.06%) Microsoft
3 25 (34.72%) Office 365
3 25 (34.72%) Windows Server
4 22 (30.56%) DNS
4 22 (30.56%) VMware
5 21 (29.17%) Service Management
5 21 (29.17%) DV Cleared
5 21 (29.17%) Security Cleared
6 20 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (27.78%) Azure
6 20 (27.78%) Python
6 20 (27.78%) ITIL
7 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (25.00%) JIRA
9 17 (23.61%) AWS
9 17 (23.61%) Confluence
10 16 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
11 15 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (19.44%) ITIL V3
12 14 (19.44%) .NET
13 13 (18.06%) Oracle
13 13 (18.06%) SharePoint
13 13 (18.06%) Finance
13 13 (18.06%) IT Strategy
14 12 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
14 12 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
14 12 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 12 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework

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 17 (23.61%) Confluence
2 13 (18.06%) SharePoint
3 12 (16.67%) CMS
3 12 (16.67%) Drupal
4 3 (4.17%) IIS
4 3 (4.17%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.78%) Apache
5 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.39%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (34.72%) Office 365
2 20 (27.78%) Azure
3 17 (23.61%) AWS
4 3 (4.17%) SaaS
5 2 (2.78%) PaaS
6 1 (1.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.39%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.39%) Datadog
6 1 (1.39%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 22 (30.56%) DNS
2 12 (16.67%) Firewall
3 11 (15.28%) TCP/IP
4 9 (12.50%) HTTP
5 8 (11.11%) Internet
6 7 (9.72%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (9.72%) SMTP
7 4 (5.56%) Wireshark
8 3 (4.17%) VSAN
9 2 (2.78%) LAN
9 2 (2.78%) OSPF
9 2 (2.78%) SAN
9 2 (2.78%) WAN
10 1 (1.39%) DHCP
10 1 (1.39%) IPsec
10 1 (1.39%) VLAN
10 1 (1.39%) VoIP
10 1 (1.39%) VPN
10 1 (1.39%) Wireless
10 1 (1.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.67%) MySQL
1 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.39%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 18 (25.00%) JIRA
2 12 (16.67%) Bitbucket
3 8 (11.11%) IDA Disassembler
4 4 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.39%) GDB
5 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.39%) Metasploit
5 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (18.06%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Retail
3 2 (2.78%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (22.22%) Analyst
2 13 (18.06%) Architect
3 12 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (15.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Service Analyst
6 7 (9.72%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) Incident Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 5 (6.94%) IT Support
8 5 (6.94%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (5.56%) IT Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Technical Architect
9 4 (5.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 3 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
11 2 (2.78%) Administrator
11 2 (2.78%) Consultant
11 2 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.44%) .NET
2 1 (1.39%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.39%) J2EE
2 1 (1.39%) Java EE
2 1 (1.39%) STL
2 1 (1.39%) XML
2 1 (1.39%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (6.94%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.78%) Wiki
5 1 (1.39%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (44.44%) Linux
2 25 (34.72%) Windows Server
3 10 (13.89%) Android
4 9 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 7 (9.72%) Solaris
5 7 (9.72%) Windows 10
6 6 (8.33%) Unix
6 6 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.17%) CentOS
8 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.39%) Kali Linux
9 1 (1.39%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.17%) Service Management
2 20 (27.78%) ITIL
3 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (19.44%) ITIL V3
6 13 (18.06%) IT Strategy
7 12 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
7 12 (16.67%) Architecture Roadmap
7 12 (16.67%) Content Management
7 12 (16.67%) CRM
7 12 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 12 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
7 12 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 12 (16.67%) IT Governance
7 12 (16.67%) Project Delivery
7 12 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 12 (16.67%) Strategic Roadmap
7 12 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
7 12 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.78%) Python
2 11 (15.28%) C
3 10 (13.89%) C#
3 10 (13.89%) C++
4 9 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 7 (9.72%) PHP
6 5 (6.94%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.17%) Java
8 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.39%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.39%) Go
9 1 (1.39%) Lua
9 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.39%) Perl
9 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (29.17%) DV Cleared
1 21 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.39%) MCP
3 1 (1.39%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) SLA
2 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.39%) NIST
System Software
1 32 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 20 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.56%) Docker
3 4 (5.56%) VirtualBox
3 4 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) SCCM
2 4 (5.56%) Ansible
2 4 (5.56%) Kubernetes
3 3 (4.17%) Puppet
3 3 (4.17%) vRealize
4 1 (1.39%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (1.39%) Packer
4 1 (1.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (43.06%) Microsoft
2 22 (30.56%) VMware
3 13 (18.06%) Oracle
4 12 (16.67%) Atlassian
4 12 (16.67%) MuleSoft
4 12 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (15.28%) Progress
6 4 (5.56%) Cisco
7 3 (4.17%) Citrix
8 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.39%) Adobe
9 1 (1.39%) Apple
9 1 (1.39%) IFS
9 1 (1.39%) Meraki
9 1 (1.39%) Nimble Storage