Period
to 22 February 2018

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 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 4 5
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 66 147 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 10.39% 18.58% 20.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.00% 73.87% 80.73%
Number of salaries quoted 57 121 214
Swindon median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -14.29% -9.09%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £58,000 £45,000 £47,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% -

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 Swindon with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 120 199 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 18.90% 25.16% 25.09%
Number of salaries quoted 101 155 259
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,750 £25,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £48,750 £48,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -2.86% -

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 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Windows.

1 30 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 26 (39.39%) Windows Server
3 22 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (22.73%) VMware
6 14 (21.21%) Windows 7
6 14 (21.21%) Office 365
6 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (18.18%) Windows 10
7 12 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 12 (18.18%) SQL
8 11 (16.67%) Cisco
9 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Office
10 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
10 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (12.12%) IIS
12 7 (10.61%) C#
12 7 (10.61%) Java
12 7 (10.61%) MCP
12 7 (10.61%) Unix
12 7 (10.61%) CRM
12 7 (10.61%) SLA
12 7 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (10.61%) Telecoms
12 7 (10.61%) Windows 8
12 7 (10.61%) Hyper-V
13 6 (9.09%) SCCM
13 6 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (9.09%) Service Delivery
13 6 (9.09%) Information Security

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 8 (12.12%) IIS
2 4 (6.06%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.21%) Office 365
2 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) Firewall
2 4 (6.06%) LAN
2 4 (6.06%) WAN
3 3 (4.55%) SSL
3 3 (4.55%) VPN
3 3 (4.55%) WLAN
4 2 (3.03%) ADSL
4 2 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (3.03%) MPLS
4 2 (3.03%) VoIP
4 2 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.03%) Wireless
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (1.52%) FCoE
5 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.52%) NAS
5 1 (1.52%) Network Security
5 1 (1.52%) VLAN
5 1 (1.52%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (3.03%) MySQL
4 1 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.52%) MS Access
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 7 (10.61%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.06%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Retail
3 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (25.76%) Analyst
2 16 (24.24%) Support Engineer
3 13 (19.70%) IT Support
4 9 (13.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (13.64%) Architect
5 8 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) IT Analyst
6 7 (10.61%) Desktop Support
6 7 (10.61%) IT Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (9.09%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (6.06%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) .NET
1 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET
1 4 (6.06%) CSS
1 4 (6.06%) HTML
1 4 (6.06%) HTML5
1 4 (6.06%) WinForms
2 3 (4.55%) EDI
3 1 (1.52%) JSON
3 1 (1.52%) Web Services
3 1 (1.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.06%) Driving Licence
3 4 (6.06%) SCADA
4 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.52%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (39.39%) Windows Server
2 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (21.21%) Windows 7
3 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 7 (10.61%) Unix
5 7 (10.61%) Windows 8
6 5 (7.58%) Linux
7 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.55%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.52%) CentOS
9 1 (1.52%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (1.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.61%) CRM
2 6 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (9.09%) Information Security
2 6 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 4 (6.06%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (6.06%) Data Protection
3 4 (6.06%) Information Management
3 4 (6.06%) Internal Audit
3 4 (6.06%) ITIL
4 3 (4.55%) Application Packaging
4 3 (4.55%) Data Modelling
4 3 (4.55%) Waterfall
5 2 (3.03%) Asset Management
5 2 (3.03%) Budget Control
5 2 (3.03%) DevOps
5 2 (3.03%) ERP
5 2 (3.03%) Migration
5 2 (3.03%) Presales
5 2 (3.03%) Project Management
5 2 (3.03%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) SQL
2 7 (10.61%) C#
2 7 (10.61%) Java
3 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.06%) PHP
3 4 (6.06%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.03%) C
5 1 (1.52%) VB
5 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.61%) MCP
3 4 (6.06%) CCNA
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.55%) MCSE
5 2 (3.03%) A+ Certification
5 2 (3.03%) CCNP
5 2 (3.03%) Degree
6 1 (1.52%) CCENT
6 1 (1.52%) CCIE
6 1 (1.52%) MCSA
6 1 (1.52%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) SLA
2 4 (6.06%) COBIT
3 2 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.61%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.03%) BitLocker
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (3.03%) Snort
4 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.52%) NFS
5 1 (1.52%) vSphere
5 1 (1.52%) XenApp
5 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) SCCM
2 2 (3.03%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.03%) OSSEC
2 2 (3.03%) WSUS
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.52%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.52%) Nagios
3 1 (1.52%) SnapMirror
3 1 (1.52%) SnapVault
3 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 15 (22.73%) VMware
3 11 (16.67%) Cisco
4 6 (9.09%) HP
5 5 (7.58%) Dell
6 4 (6.06%) Remedy
7 3 (4.55%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.03%) Capita
8 2 (3.03%) Citrix
8 2 (3.03%) EMC
8 2 (3.03%) Intel
8 2 (3.03%) LogRhythm
8 2 (3.03%) NetApp
8 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.03%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.03%) Veeam
9 1 (1.52%) Dell KACE
9 1 (1.52%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.52%) Google
9 1 (1.52%) Mitel