Period
to 4 June 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 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 12 32
Rank change year-on-year -1 +20 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 66 75 45
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheltenham 15.42% 14.71% 7.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.10% 53.96% 52.33%
Number of salaries quoted 49 65 33
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.06% +2.86%
10th Percentile £26,600 £24,950 £27,700
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,500 £76,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.71% +14.86%

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 122 139 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 28.50% 27.25% 15.11%
Number of salaries quoted 91 117 68
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,350 £30,875
90th Percentile £90,000 £65,000 £70,875
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% +12.50%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Cheltenham

Windows
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows in Cheltenham.

Salary trend for Windows in Cheltenham

Windows
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 4 June 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 36 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 33 (50.00%) Linux
3 30 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 26 (39.39%) VMware
5 25 (37.88%) Active Directory
6 24 (36.36%) DNS
6 24 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (36.36%) Office 365
7 23 (34.85%) AWS
7 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (33.33%) Azure
9 19 (28.79%) Service Management
9 19 (28.79%) Python
10 18 (27.27%) ITIL
11 16 (24.24%) PowerShell
11 16 (24.24%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (22.73%) SQL Server
12 15 (22.73%) JIRA
13 14 (21.21%) .NET
13 14 (21.21%) Security Cleared
13 14 (21.21%) Confluence
14 13 (19.70%) Android
14 13 (19.70%) Apple iOS
14 13 (19.70%) IT Strategy
14 13 (19.70%) Firewall
14 13 (19.70%) Finance
14 13 (19.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 12 (18.18%) Atlassian
15 12 (18.18%) Oracle
15 12 (18.18%) Analytical Skills

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 14 (21.21%) Confluence
2 11 (16.67%) CMS
2 11 (16.67%) Drupal
2 11 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 6 (9.09%) IIS
3 6 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.03%) Apache
5 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.52%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.52%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 11 (16.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (36.36%) Office 365
2 23 (34.85%) AWS
3 22 (33.33%) Azure
4 11 (16.67%) SaaS
5 4 (6.06%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (4.55%) IaaS
7 2 (3.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (3.03%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (3.03%) Datadog
7 2 (3.03%) PaaS
8 1 (1.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (1.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (36.36%) DNS
2 13 (19.70%) Firewall
3 11 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 8 (12.12%) SAN
5 7 (10.61%) HTTP
5 7 (10.61%) Internet
6 6 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (7.58%) SMTP
7 5 (7.58%) Wireshark
8 4 (6.06%) DHCP
8 4 (6.06%) LAN
8 4 (6.06%) NAS
8 4 (6.06%) WAN
8 4 (6.06%) WLAN
9 1 (1.52%) OSPF
9 1 (1.52%) Skype
9 1 (1.52%) VLAN
9 1 (1.52%) VoIP
9 1 (1.52%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.67%) MySQL
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.52%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 15 (22.73%) JIRA
2 11 (16.67%) Bitbucket
3 9 (13.64%) IDA Disassembler
4 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.55%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.52%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.52%) Selenium
7 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (19.70%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.52%) Billing
3 1 (1.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (21.21%) Architect
2 12 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (15.15%) Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (7.58%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Incident Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Technical Architect
6 5 (7.58%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) IT Support
7 4 (6.06%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Azure Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Azure Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) IT Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Platform Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Architect
8 3 (4.55%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.21%) .NET
2 3 (4.55%) SAML
3 1 (1.52%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.52%) HTML
3 1 (1.52%) HTML5
3 1 (1.52%) J2EE
3 1 (1.52%) XML
3 1 (1.52%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Licensing
6 2 (3.03%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.03%) Virtual Team
6 2 (3.03%) Wiki
7 1 (1.52%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 33 (50.00%) Linux
2 30 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 13 (19.70%) Android
3 13 (19.70%) Apple iOS
4 7 (10.61%) Windows 10
4 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2019
5 5 (7.58%) Solaris
6 4 (6.06%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (4.55%) CentOS
7 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.52%) FreeBSD
9 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (28.79%) Service Management
3 18 (27.27%) ITIL
4 16 (24.24%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (19.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 13 (19.70%) IT Strategy
6 12 (18.18%) ITIL V3
7 11 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
7 11 (16.67%) Architecture Roadmap
7 11 (16.67%) Content Management
7 11 (16.67%) CRM
7 11 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 11 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
7 11 (16.67%) IT Governance
7 11 (16.67%) Project Delivery
7 11 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 11 (16.67%) Strategic Roadmap
7 11 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
7 11 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
8 9 (13.64%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.79%) Python
2 16 (24.24%) PowerShell
3 11 (16.67%) C#
4 10 (15.15%) C++
5 6 (9.09%) C
6 5 (7.58%) Bash Shell
6 5 (7.58%) PHP
7 2 (3.03%) Java
7 2 (3.03%) SQL
8 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.52%) Lua
8 1 (1.52%) Perl
8 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) CCNA
3 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.52%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.52%) CCENT
4 1 (1.52%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (1.52%) JNCIA
4 1 (1.52%) MCP
4 1 (1.52%) MCSA
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.52%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.52%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 25 (37.88%) Active Directory
2 24 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.61%) Docker
4 5 (7.58%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.03%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.52%) Firmware
6 1 (1.52%) LXC
6 1 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) Ansible
1 5 (7.58%) SCCM
2 4 (6.06%) Kubernetes
3 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (4.55%) Terraform
4 2 (3.03%) Packer
4 2 (3.03%) Puppet
5 1 (1.52%) Grafana
5 1 (1.52%) Nagios
5 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.52%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.52%) vRealize
Vendors
1 36 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 26 (39.39%) VMware
3 12 (18.18%) Atlassian
3 12 (18.18%) Oracle
4 11 (16.67%) MuleSoft
4 11 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (12.12%) Citrix
6 2 (3.03%) Cisco
7 1 (1.52%) IBM
7 1 (1.52%) IFS
7 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.52%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.52%) Splunk
7 1 (1.52%) Symantec
7 1 (1.52%) Veeam