The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 7 4
Rank change year-on-year -9 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 129 192 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 13.93% 19.47% 24.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.43% 56.30% 65.63%
Number of salaries quoted 108 152 203
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +1.35%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 237 341 387
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 25.59% 34.58% 36.68%
Number of salaries quoted 204 269 311
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Windows
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Windows in Gloucestershire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Gloucestershire

Windows
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +1 49 £31,000 -32.60% 4
Gloucester -9 38 £42,500 +21.42% 7
Cirencester -25 9 £30,500 -18.66% 2
Cinderford - 3 £26,500 -
Mitcheldean - 3 £40,000 -
Stroud -1 2 £41,250 +13.79%
Moreton-in-Marsh - 2 £30,000 -
Windows
South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 120 (44.94%) Linux
2 117 (43.82%) Windows Server
3 94 (35.21%) Microsoft
4 86 (32.21%) Security Cleared
5 80 (29.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 76 (28.46%) VMware
7 68 (25.47%) Active Directory
8 53 (19.85%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (18.73%) VMware Infrastructure
10 49 (18.35%) Amazon AWS
11 48 (17.98%) Python
12 47 (17.60%) Cybersecurity
13 44 (16.48%) DV Cleared
14 42 (15.73%) Windows Server 2008
15 41 (15.36%) C#
16 40 (14.98%) C++
16 40 (14.98%) ITIL
17 39 (14.61%) C
18 37 (13.86%) Java
19 36 (13.48%) Hyper-V
19 36 (13.48%) Software Engineering
20 35 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
20 35 (13.11%) Microsoft Office
21 31 (11.61%) Mac OS X
21 31 (11.61%) Data Centre
22 30 (11.24%) SQL Server
22 30 (11.24%) Migration
22 30 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
23 29 (10.86%) DevOps
23 29 (10.86%) .NET

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 19 (7.12%) IIS
1 19 (7.12%) MS Exchange
2 13 (4.87%) Tomcat
3 11 (4.12%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.37%) Confluence
5 8 (3.00%) Apache
5 8 (3.00%) JBoss
6 7 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.25%) OpenStack
8 5 (1.87%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (1.87%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.87%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.87%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.12%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.12%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (1.12%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 35 (13.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.75%) AutoCAD
2 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 49 (18.35%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (9.74%) Office 365
3 19 (7.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (4.12%) PaaS
5 10 (3.75%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (3.37%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (3.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 9 (3.37%) OpenShift
6 9 (3.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (1.12%) SaaS
8 2 (0.75%) IaaS
9 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.61%) Firewall
2 21 (7.87%) DNS
3 18 (6.74%) DHCP
4 17 (6.37%) TCP/IP
5 13 (4.87%) SAN
6 12 (4.49%) Wireless
7 10 (3.75%) LAN
7 10 (3.75%) WAN
8 7 (2.62%) NAS
8 7 (2.62%) Network Security
9 6 (2.25%) HTTP
10 5 (1.87%) SMTP
10 5 (1.87%) VPN
11 4 (1.50%) FTP
11 4 (1.50%) Internet
11 4 (1.50%) NNTP
11 4 (1.50%) Skype
11 4 (1.50%) SSL
11 4 (1.50%) X.400
11 4 (1.50%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.37%) MySQL
3 9 (3.37%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (1.87%) Apache Accumulo
4 5 (1.87%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.75%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.37%) MS Access
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.37%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 16 (5.99%) Selenium
2 15 (5.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 15 (5.62%) JIRA
3 14 (5.24%) JMeter
4 13 (4.87%) Jenkins
5 12 (4.49%) Git (software)
6 10 (3.75%) Cucumber
6 10 (3.75%) LoadRunner
7 9 (3.37%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.87%) WATIR
9 3 (1.12%) Subversion
9 3 (1.12%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.75%) Metasploit
10 2 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.37%) Gatling
11 1 (0.37%) Redmine
11 1 (0.37%) RSpec
11 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (7.87%) Advertising
2 16 (5.99%) Finance
3 13 (4.87%) Games
4 11 (4.12%) Electronics
5 5 (1.87%) Legal
6 4 (1.50%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.50%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.12%) Banking
7 3 (1.12%) French Language
7 3 (1.12%) Marketing
7 3 (1.12%) Military
7 3 (1.12%) Retail
8 2 (0.75%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.75%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.37%) Back Office
9 1 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (11.99%) Analyst
2 30 (11.24%) Support Engineer
3 24 (8.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 22 (8.24%) IT Support
5 21 (7.87%) IT Engineer
6 20 (7.49%) Software Engineer
7 19 (7.12%) Developer
8 18 (6.74%) Research Engineer
9 17 (6.37%) AWS Engineer
10 15 (5.62%) Linux Engineer
11 14 (5.24%) 2nd Line Support
12 13 (4.87%) Consultant
13 12 (4.49%) IT Support Engineer
13 12 (4.49%) Windows Engineer
14 11 (4.12%) Field Engineer
15 10 (3.75%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 10 (3.75%) Systems Engineer
15 10 (3.75%) Test Automation Engineer
15 10 (3.75%) Test Engineer
16 9 (3.37%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (10.86%) .NET
2 19 (7.12%) ASP.NET
3 12 (4.49%) HTML
4 9 (3.37%) CSS
5 7 (2.62%) AngularJS
6 6 (2.25%) jQuery
6 6 (2.25%) XML
7 5 (1.87%) OpenVZ
7 5 (1.87%) Web Services
8 3 (1.12%) MSMQ
8 3 (1.12%) Regular Expression
8 3 (1.12%) SOAP
9 2 (0.75%) Ajax
9 2 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.37%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.37%) Java EE
10 1 (0.37%) JSON
10 1 (0.37%) LINQ
10 1 (0.37%) WCF
10 1 (0.37%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.61%) Data Centre
2 30 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (8.24%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.12%) Fat Client
4 11 (4.12%) Thin Client
5 8 (3.00%) Blog
5 8 (3.00%) iPad
5 8 (3.00%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (2.62%) Cybercrime
7 5 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.12%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.12%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (0.75%) Cyber Defence
9 2 (0.75%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.75%) EPoS
9 2 (0.75%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.75%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.75%) User Experience
10 1 (0.37%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 120 (44.94%) Linux
2 117 (43.82%) Windows Server
3 80 (29.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (15.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (11.61%) Mac OS X
6 27 (10.11%) Android
7 25 (9.36%) Apple iOS
8 19 (7.12%) Unix
9 16 (5.99%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (5.24%) Windows 7
11 13 (4.87%) Windows XP
12 11 (4.12%) Windows 10
13 10 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (3.00%) CentOS
14 8 (3.00%) Windows 8
15 5 (1.87%) FreeBSD
16 3 (1.12%) Solaris
16 3 (1.12%) Windows 2000
17 2 (0.75%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (19.85%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (17.60%) Cybersecurity
3 40 (14.98%) ITIL
4 36 (13.48%) Software Engineering
5 35 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (11.24%) Migration
7 29 (10.86%) DevOps
8 25 (9.36%) Test Automation
9 24 (8.99%) Reverse Engineering
10 22 (8.24%) Disaster Recovery
11 21 (7.87%) TDD
12 20 (7.49%) Cryptography
12 20 (7.49%) Infrastructure Management
13 18 (6.74%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (6.74%) SDLC
14 16 (5.99%) Scrum
14 16 (5.99%) SIEM
15 15 (5.62%) Configuration Management
15 15 (5.62%) High Availability
15 15 (5.62%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 48 (17.98%) Python
2 41 (15.36%) C#
3 40 (14.98%) C++
4 39 (14.61%) C
5 37 (13.86%) Java
6 27 (10.11%) Bash Shell
6 27 (10.11%) JavaScript
6 27 (10.11%) PowerShell
7 25 (9.36%) Ruby
8 23 (8.61%) Perl
9 18 (6.74%) SQL
10 7 (2.62%) Objective-C
10 7 (2.62%) PHP
10 7 (2.62%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.25%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.50%) VB
13 3 (1.12%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.75%) Fortran
14 2 (0.75%) Pascal
14 2 (0.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 86 (32.21%) Security Cleared
2 44 (16.48%) DV Cleared
3 16 (5.99%) ISTQB
3 16 (5.99%) SC Cleared
4 14 (5.24%) Degree
5 12 (4.49%) ISEB
6 8 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.62%) MCSE
8 5 (1.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (1.87%) MCP
9 4 (1.50%) CHECK Team Leader
9 4 (1.50%) CHECK Team Member
9 4 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.50%) Numerate Degree
9 4 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.12%) CCNA
10 3 (1.12%) GIAC
10 3 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.12%) PhD
11 2 (0.75%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.75%) SLA
2 3 (1.12%) Basel II
2 3 (1.12%) GPG13
2 3 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 68 (25.47%) Active Directory
2 50 (18.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (13.48%) Hyper-V
4 13 (4.87%) Docker
5 10 (3.75%) Dovecot
5 10 (3.75%) Postfix
6 8 (3.00%) vSphere
7 5 (1.87%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (1.87%) XenApp
7 5 (1.87%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.75%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.37%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.37%) NFS
10 1 (0.37%) Samba
10 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (10.11%) Puppet
2 13 (4.87%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (3.37%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (3.37%) SCCM
4 6 (2.25%) Ansible
5 4 (1.50%) SCOM
5 4 (1.50%) WSUS
6 3 (1.12%) ArcSight ESM
6 3 (1.12%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (1.12%) Nessus
6 3 (1.12%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.75%) EnCase
7 2 (0.75%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.75%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.75%) QRadar
8 1 (0.37%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.37%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.37%) SCSM
8 1 (0.37%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 94 (35.21%) Microsoft
2 76 (28.46%) VMware
3 25 (9.36%) Cisco
4 24 (8.99%) Citrix
5 21 (7.87%) HP
6 18 (6.74%) Red Hat
7 13 (4.87%) Oracle
8 12 (4.49%) Atlassian
9 10 (3.75%) Intel
10 9 (3.37%) Juniper
11 8 (3.00%) Apple
11 8 (3.00%) BT
11 8 (3.00%) Dell
12 7 (2.62%) Palo Alto
13 6 (2.25%) CheckPoint
13 6 (2.25%) Splunk
14 5 (1.87%) EqualLogic
14 5 (1.87%) SonicWALL
14 5 (1.87%) Symantec
14 5 (1.87%) webMethods
Gloucestershire
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ninesharp
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
PRO Insurance Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson Government & Defence
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
First Solution
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competive Salary with excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheltenham
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 24 days ago