Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stroud 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 16 4
Rank change year-on-year +15 -12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 23 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stroud 71.88% 4.35% 15.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 2 4
Stroud median annual salary £25,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.43% +5.71% -12.50%
10th Percentile £21,500 £30,200 £22,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,400 £47,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +14.29%

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 Stroud with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Stroud
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 23 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stroud 71.88% 4.35% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 23 2 3
Stroud median annual salary £25,000 £37,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.43% -17.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £21,500 £30,200 £26,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,400 £47,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +8.11%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Stroud

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stroud.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Stroud

Windows
Salary Trend in Stroud

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

Salary trend for Windows in Stroud

Windows
Salary Histogram in Stroud

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Stroud over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Stroud

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Stroud region with a requirement for Windows.

1 22 (95.65%) Windows Server
2 18 (78.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (78.26%) VMware
3 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
4 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
5 14 (60.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (60.87%) MS Exchange
5 14 (60.87%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (56.52%) Windows 10
6 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (56.52%) Office 365
6 13 (56.52%) Windows 8
6 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (56.52%) Windows 7
6 13 (56.52%) Mac OS X
6 13 (56.52%) Apple
6 13 (56.52%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
7 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (21.74%) Cisco
7 5 (21.74%) SQL
8 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (17.39%) CCNP
8 4 (17.39%) CCNA
9 3 (13.04%) IIS
9 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
9 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
11 1 (4.35%) C#
11 1 (4.35%) .NET

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stroud 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 (60.87%) MS Exchange
2 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (13.04%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (56.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
1 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Analyst
1 14 (60.87%) Support Analyst
2 13 (56.52%) Desktop Analyst
2 13 (56.52%) Desktop Support
2 13 (56.52%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Support Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Head of IT
7 1 (4.35%) Head of IT Operations
7 1 (4.35%) Head of Operations
7 1 (4.35%) IT Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) IT Support
7 1 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Windows Server
2 18 (78.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (56.52%) Mac OS X
3 13 (56.52%) Windows 10
3 13 (56.52%) Windows 7
3 13 (56.52%) Windows 8
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
1 1 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (4.35%) Information Security
1 1 (4.35%) ITIL
1 1 (4.35%) Presales
1 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
1 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) CCNA
2 4 (17.39%) CCNP
2 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 14 (60.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) vSphere
4 1 (4.35%) XenApp
4 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) VMware
2 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
3 13 (56.52%) Apple
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Juniper
5 1 (4.35%) Mitel
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds