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

Microsoft Windows
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -9 0  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 55 74 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 13.45% 14.54% 19.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.70% 58.73% 82.01%
Number of salaries quoted 51 67 108
Median salary £30,000 £36,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.80% -2.01%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,550 £19,675
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,750 £48,825
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 Swindon with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 97 126 139
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 23.72% 24.75% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 160 291 367
Median salary £32,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.58% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,750 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,375 £49,204 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Swindon

Windows
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Windows in Swindon

Windows
Salary Histogram in Swindon

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

Salary histogram for Windows in Swindon

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

1 68 (52.71%) Windows Server
2 62 (48.06%) Active Directory
3 55 (42.64%) Microsoft
4 34 (26.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (24.03%) PowerShell
6 30 (23.26%) SQL
7 29 (22.48%) Office 365
8 26 (20.16%) Finance
8 26 (20.16%) VMware
9 24 (18.60%) Microsoft Office
9 24 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (17.83%) SQL Server
11 21 (16.28%) DNS
11 21 (16.28%) Windows 7
12 19 (14.73%) MS Exchange
13 18 (13.95%) Cisco
13 18 (13.95%) ITIL
14 17 (13.18%) Hyper-V
15 16 (12.40%) DHCP
15 16 (12.40%) Security Cleared
16 15 (11.63%) WAN
16 15 (11.63%) LAN
16 15 (11.63%) IIS
16 15 (11.63%) Oracle
16 15 (11.63%) Oracle Database
16 15 (11.63%) Windows 10
17 14 (10.85%) SCCM
18 13 (10.08%) VMware Infrastructure
18 13 (10.08%) SC Cleared
18 13 (10.08%) Windows 8

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (14.73%) MS Exchange
2 15 (11.63%) IIS
3 8 (6.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.43%) Skype for Business
5 6 (4.65%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.10%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.55%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.78%) CMS
9 1 (0.78%) Drupal
9 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (18.60%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (22.48%) Office 365
2 13 (10.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.28%) DNS
2 16 (12.40%) DHCP
3 15 (11.63%) LAN
3 15 (11.63%) WAN
4 11 (8.53%) TCP/IP
5 10 (7.75%) Firewall
6 9 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (6.98%) WLAN
7 7 (5.43%) SAN
8 5 (3.88%) HTTP
8 5 (3.88%) VoIP
9 4 (3.10%) FTP
10 3 (2.33%) Internet
11 2 (1.55%) NAS
11 2 (1.55%) Unified Communications
11 2 (1.55%) Wireless
12 1 (0.78%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (0.78%) FCoE
12 1 (0.78%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.78%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.83%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.63%) Oracle Database
3 9 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.55%) MS Access
9 1 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (4.65%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.55%) Ant
3 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.78%) Grunt
3 1 (0.78%) MSI
3 1 (0.78%) Subversion
3 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (20.16%) Finance
2 5 (3.88%) Advertising
3 4 (3.10%) Military
4 2 (1.55%) Retail
5 1 (0.78%) Back Office
5 1 (0.78%) Law
5 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (30.23%) Support Engineer
2 30 (23.26%) Analyst
3 25 (19.38%) Desktop Support
4 23 (17.83%) IT Support
5 22 (17.05%) 2nd Line Support
6 20 (15.50%) IT Engineer
7 19 (14.73%) Support Analyst
8 16 (12.40%) IT Support Engineer
9 14 (10.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 14 (10.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 13 (10.08%) Desktop Engineer
10 13 (10.08%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 12 (9.30%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
12 11 (8.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 10 (7.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 9 (6.98%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
14 9 (6.98%) Applications Support
14 9 (6.98%) DBA
14 9 (6.98%) SQL Server DBA
14 9 (6.98%) SQL Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.75%) .NET
2 8 (6.20%) Web Services
3 7 (5.43%) .NET Framework
4 6 (4.65%) EDI
4 6 (4.65%) Middleware
5 4 (3.10%) XML
6 3 (2.33%) EDIFACT
6 3 (2.33%) Software Packaging
7 2 (1.55%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (1.55%) CSS
7 2 (1.55%) HTML
7 2 (1.55%) jQuery
7 2 (1.55%) WCF
7 2 (1.55%) WinForms
7 2 (1.55%) WPF
8 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.78%) HTML5
8 1 (0.78%) RESTful
8 1 (0.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.30%) Driving Licence
2 9 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.88%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.10%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.55%) PKI
7 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.78%) Clustering
7 1 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.78%) iPhone
7 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.78%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 68 (52.71%) Windows Server
2 34 (26.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (16.28%) Windows 7
5 15 (11.63%) Windows 10
6 13 (10.08%) Windows 8
7 12 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (6.98%) Linux
9 5 (3.88%) Mac OS X
9 5 (3.88%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.55%) Solaris
10 2 (1.55%) Unix
11 1 (0.78%) AIX
11 1 (0.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (13.95%) ITIL
2 9 (6.98%) High Availability
2 9 (6.98%) Line Management
2 9 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (6.20%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (4.65%) Application Packaging
4 6 (4.65%) Change Management
4 6 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (3.88%) Process Improvement
5 5 (3.88%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.10%) Data Protection
6 4 (3.10%) Migration
7 3 (2.33%) Business Development
7 3 (2.33%) Change Control
7 3 (2.33%) ERP
7 3 (2.33%) Patch Management
7 3 (2.33%) Security Patching
7 3 (2.33%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (1.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (1.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 31 (24.03%) PowerShell
2 30 (23.26%) SQL
3 5 (3.88%) Java
4 4 (3.10%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.33%) C#
5 3 (2.33%) VB
6 2 (1.55%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.55%) PHP
7 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (12.40%) Security Cleared
2 13 (10.08%) SC Cleared
3 12 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (4.65%) MCP
5 5 (3.88%) CCNA
5 5 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.10%) MCSE
7 2 (1.55%) Degree
7 2 (1.55%) ISEB
7 2 (1.55%) MCSA
8 1 (0.78%) CHECK Team Member
8 1 (0.78%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 62 (48.06%) Active Directory
2 17 (13.18%) Hyper-V
3 13 (10.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.10%) Firmware
4 4 (3.10%) vSphere
5 3 (2.33%) BitLocker
6 2 (1.55%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (10.85%) SCCM
2 9 (6.98%) SCOM
3 4 (3.10%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (1.55%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.55%) SCSM
5 2 (1.55%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.55%) WSUS
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.78%) Nagios
6 1 (0.78%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 55 (42.64%) Microsoft
2 26 (20.16%) VMware
3 18 (13.95%) Cisco
4 15 (11.63%) Oracle
5 6 (4.65%) HP
6 5 (3.88%) Apple
7 4 (3.10%) Dell
8 3 (2.33%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.33%) Citrix
8 3 (2.33%) Remedy
9 2 (1.55%) Dell KACE
9 2 (1.55%) F5
9 2 (1.55%) jetNEXUS
9 2 (1.55%) Lotus
9 2 (1.55%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.78%) Adobe
10 1 (0.78%) McAfee
10 1 (0.78%) NEC
10 1 (0.78%) NetApp
10 1 (0.78%) Symantec
Swindon
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + car allowance + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago