The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 10 9
Rank change year-on-year +9 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 64 35 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 29.63% 17.50% 16.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.56% 45.45% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 64 16 39
Median salary £35,000 £46,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.73% +55.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,661
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.35%  

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 Gloucester with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 87 77 84
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 40.28% 38.50% 33.87%
Number of salaries quoted 86 33 69
Median salary £37,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.10% +35.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 Gloucester

Windows
Salary Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows in Gloucester.

Salary trend for Windows in Gloucester

Windows
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Gloucester over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 28 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Windows.

1 87 (54.04%) Microsoft
2 71 (44.10%) Windows Server
3 64 (39.75%) Security Cleared
4 63 (39.13%) DV Cleared
5 55 (34.16%) ITIL
6 53 (32.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 48 (29.81%) Linux
8 47 (29.19%) MS Office
9 43 (26.71%) Active Directory
10 41 (25.47%) Infrastructure Management
11 40 (24.84%) VMware
12 39 (24.22%) Windows Server 2008
13 35 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
14 31 (19.25%) MS Exchange
15 30 (18.63%) Python
16 25 (15.53%) SLA
16 25 (15.53%) Service Delivery
17 24 (14.91%) Amazon AWS
18 23 (14.29%) Windows 7
19 20 (12.42%) Exchange Server 2010
19 20 (12.42%) Exchange Server 2013
20 19 (11.80%) PowerShell
20 19 (11.80%) Service Management
20 19 (11.80%) MS Excel
20 19 (11.80%) MySQL
20 19 (11.80%) JavaScript
21 18 (11.18%) ITIL V3
21 18 (11.18%) Problem Management
21 18 (11.18%) SCCM
21 18 (11.18%) Data Centre

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 31 (19.25%) MS Exchange
2 20 (12.42%) Exchange Server 2010
2 20 (12.42%) Exchange Server 2013
3 17 (10.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (5.59%) IIS
5 2 (1.24%) JBoss
5 2 (1.24%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.24%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.62%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 47 (29.19%) MS Office
2 19 (11.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.91%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (8.07%) OpenShift
2 13 (8.07%) PaaS
3 7 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.73%) Office 365
5 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.56%) NNTP
1 17 (10.56%) SMTP
1 17 (10.56%) X.400
1 17 (10.56%) X.500
2 13 (8.07%) TCP/IP
3 7 (4.35%) DHCP
4 6 (3.73%) Firewall
5 5 (3.11%) Network Security
6 4 (2.48%) LAN
6 4 (2.48%) SAN
6 4 (2.48%) WAN
7 3 (1.86%) Wireless
8 2 (1.24%) DNS
9 1 (0.62%) ADSL
9 1 (0.62%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.62%) HTTP
9 1 (0.62%) Internet
9 1 (0.62%) VoIP
9 1 (0.62%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.80%) MySQL
2 11 (6.83%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.73%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.62%) MS Access
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 11 (6.83%) Cucumber
1 11 (6.83%) JMeter
1 11 (6.83%) LoadRunner
1 11 (6.83%) Selenium
2 1 (0.62%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (2.48%) Finance
1 4 (2.48%) Manufacturing
1 4 (2.48%) Telecoms
2 3 (1.86%) French Language
3 2 (1.24%) Advertising
3 2 (1.24%) Electronics
3 2 (1.24%) Italian Language
3 2 (1.24%) Marketing
3 2 (1.24%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.62%) Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 25 (15.53%) Desktop Support
3 24 (14.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (14.29%) IT Engineer
5 22 (13.66%) 2nd Line Support
5 22 (13.66%) IT Support
6 17 (10.56%) IT Support Engineer
7 14 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
8 13 (8.07%) Linux Engineer
8 13 (8.07%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 12 (7.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 12 (7.45%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 12 (7.45%) Desktop Engineer
9 12 (7.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 12 (7.45%) Field Engineer
9 12 (7.45%) Field Support Engineer
10 11 (6.83%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
10 11 (6.83%) Analyst
10 11 (6.83%) Test Automation Engineer
10 11 (6.83%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.56%) XML
2 6 (3.73%) Regular Expression
3 5 (3.11%) HTML
3 5 (3.11%) jQuery
3 5 (3.11%) REST
4 4 (2.48%) Classic ASP
4 4 (2.48%) CSS
4 4 (2.48%) JSON
4 4 (2.48%) SAML
5 3 (1.86%) CSS3
5 3 (1.86%) HTML5
5 3 (1.86%) OAuth
6 1 (0.62%) .NET
6 1 (0.62%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.62%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.62%) SOAP
6 1 (0.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.18%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.45%) Fat Client
2 12 (7.45%) Thin Client
3 6 (3.73%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.11%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (2.48%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.48%) Cybercrime
5 4 (2.48%) Device Driver
6 3 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.86%) Clustering
6 3 (1.86%) User Experience
7 1 (0.62%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 71 (44.10%) Windows Server
2 53 (32.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 48 (29.81%) Linux
4 39 (24.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 13 (8.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (8.07%) Unix
7 11 (6.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (5.59%) Windows 10
9 7 (4.35%) Android
10 6 (3.73%) Mac OS X
10 6 (3.73%) Solaris
10 6 (3.73%) Windows 2000
11 4 (2.48%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.86%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.62%) CentOS
13 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.62%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.62%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (34.16%) ITIL
2 41 (25.47%) Infrastructure Management
3 25 (15.53%) Service Delivery
4 19 (11.80%) Service Management
5 18 (11.18%) ITIL V3
5 18 (11.18%) Problem Management
6 17 (10.56%) Cybersecurity
7 15 (9.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (8.07%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (8.07%) Configuration Management
8 13 (8.07%) Migration
9 11 (6.83%) Non-Functional Testing
9 11 (6.83%) Test Automation
9 11 (6.83%) Test Scripting
9 11 (6.83%) Test Strategy
10 6 (3.73%) Content Development
10 6 (3.73%) Incident Management
10 6 (3.73%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (3.73%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (3.73%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 30 (18.63%) Python
2 19 (11.80%) JavaScript
2 19 (11.80%) PowerShell
3 17 (10.56%) C++
4 15 (9.32%) C#
5 14 (8.70%) Bash Shell
5 14 (8.70%) Perl
6 13 (8.07%) Java
7 12 (7.45%) Ruby
8 6 (3.73%) C
8 6 (3.73%) PHP
9 5 (3.11%) SQL
10 3 (1.86%) Delphi
10 3 (1.86%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (0.62%) Fortran
11 1 (0.62%) Pascal
11 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 64 (39.75%) Security Cleared
2 63 (39.13%) DV Cleared
3 12 (7.45%) ISEB
3 12 (7.45%) ISTQB
4 9 (5.59%) Degree
5 5 (3.11%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.62%) MCP
6 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (15.53%) SLA
2 6 (3.73%) GPG13
System Software
1 43 (26.71%) Active Directory
2 35 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (11.18%) Virtual Desktop
4 17 (10.56%) Hyper-V
5 13 (8.07%) Docker
5 13 (8.07%) Dovecot
5 13 (8.07%) Postfix
6 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.62%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.62%) vSphere
6 1 (0.62%) XenApp
6 1 (0.62%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (11.18%) SCCM
2 14 (8.70%) Puppet
3 11 (6.83%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (3.73%) ArcSight ESM
5 4 (2.48%) WSUS
6 3 (1.86%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.62%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.62%) Ansible
8 1 (0.62%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.62%) SCOM
Vendors
1 87 (54.04%) Microsoft
2 40 (24.84%) VMware
3 14 (8.70%) HP
3 14 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 12 (7.45%) Intel
5 10 (6.21%) Cisco
5 10 (6.21%) Citrix
6 8 (4.97%) Oracle
7 6 (3.73%) ArcSight
7 6 (3.73%) CheckPoint
7 6 (3.73%) Crossbeam
7 6 (3.73%) F5
7 6 (3.73%) Juniper
7 6 (3.73%) Palo Alto
7 6 (3.73%) Splunk
8 4 (2.48%) SAP
9 2 (1.24%) Apple
10 1 (0.62%) BMC
10 1 (0.62%) Remedy
10 1 (0.62%) webMethods
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45k-£60k
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago