Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 11 4
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 170 129 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 20.56% 15.79% 17.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 69.11% 60.56% 64.83%
Number of salaries quoted 161 107 176
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -4.41% -8.11%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,900 £21,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £47,500 £46,875
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,780
% change year-on-year +14.29% +10.13% -4.42%

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 246 213 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 29.75% 26.07% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 232 172 256
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £37,750 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.58% +2.03% -1.33%
10th Percentile £21,000 £24,100 £21,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £50,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,750 £34,000
% change year-on-year +12.58% +11.03% -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 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 53 (31.18%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (30.59%) SQL
3 47 (27.65%) Microsoft
4 42 (24.71%) Windows Server
5 35 (20.59%) SQL Server
6 28 (16.47%) Problem-Solving
7 27 (15.88%) .NET
7 27 (15.88%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (14.12%) Security Cleared
8 24 (14.12%) Waterfall
9 22 (12.94%) Active Directory
9 22 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (10.59%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (10.59%) C#
11 17 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
11 17 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
12 16 (9.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (9.41%) Linux
13 15 (8.82%) VMware
13 15 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (8.24%) Visual Studio
14 14 (8.24%) VB
15 13 (7.65%) Data Analysis
15 13 (7.65%) Capita
15 13 (7.65%) Amazon AWS
15 13 (7.65%) Windows 7
15 13 (7.65%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (7.65%) BusinessObjects
16 12 (7.06%) Office 365
16 12 (7.06%) Systems Analysis

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 6 (3.53%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (2.35%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.59%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 17 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.65%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.06%) Office 365
3 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.53%) SaaS
4 1 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.88%) Firewall
1 10 (5.88%) VPN
2 9 (5.29%) LAN
2 9 (5.29%) WAN
3 7 (4.12%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (4.12%) Wireless
4 4 (2.35%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (2.35%) SSL
4 4 (2.35%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.18%) BGP
5 2 (1.18%) DHCP
5 2 (1.18%) DNS
5 2 (1.18%) EIGRP
5 2 (1.18%) HTTP
5 2 (1.18%) IPsec
5 2 (1.18%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.18%) MPLS
5 2 (1.18%) OSPF
5 2 (1.18%) VPLS
5 2 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.65%) BusinessObjects
2 13 (7.65%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (4.12%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (3.53%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.18%) MySQL
5 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (8.24%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.76%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.18%) ClearCase
3 2 (1.18%) JIRA
3 2 (1.18%) Subversion
4 1 (0.59%) GitLab
4 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (2.35%) Finance
2 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.59%) Automotive
3 1 (0.59%) Banking
3 1 (0.59%) Legal
3 1 (0.59%) Military
3 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (32.35%) Analyst
2 28 (16.47%) Support Engineer
3 19 (11.18%) Desktop Support
4 18 (10.59%) Architect
5 17 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 17 (10.00%) IT Support
6 14 (8.24%) Desktop Engineer
6 14 (8.24%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 14 (8.24%) Developer
7 13 (7.65%) Business Data Analyst
7 13 (7.65%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 13 (7.65%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
7 13 (7.65%) Data Analyst
7 13 (7.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (7.65%) IT Engineer
7 13 (7.65%) IT Support Engineer
7 13 (7.65%) Support Analyst
8 12 (7.06%) IT Analyst
8 12 (7.06%) Systems Analyst
9 11 (6.47%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (15.88%) .NET
2 11 (6.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 11 (6.47%) LINQ
3 7 (4.12%) Web Services
4 3 (1.76%) AngularJS
4 3 (1.76%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.76%) CSS
4 3 (1.76%) WCF
5 2 (1.18%) HTML
5 2 (1.18%) jQuery
5 2 (1.18%) JSON
5 2 (1.18%) React
5 2 (1.18%) RESTful
5 2 (1.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.59%) CakePHP
6 1 (0.59%) EDI
6 1 (0.59%) EDIFACT
6 1 (0.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 53 (31.18%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.71%) EMC VNX
3 4 (2.35%) Driving Licence
4 3 (1.76%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.59%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.59%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.59%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.59%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.59%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.59%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 42 (24.71%) Windows Server
2 16 (9.41%) Linux
2 16 (9.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (7.65%) Windows 7
5 11 (6.47%) Windows 10
5 11 (6.47%) Windows 8
6 10 (5.88%) Unix
7 5 (2.94%) CentOS
7 5 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.59%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.59%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (16.47%) Problem-Solving
2 27 (15.88%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (14.12%) Waterfall
4 22 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (10.59%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (7.65%) Data Analysis
7 12 (7.06%) Systems Analysis
8 11 (6.47%) Data Management
8 11 (6.47%) ITIL
9 10 (5.88%) Data Modelling
10 9 (5.29%) Business Analysis
10 9 (5.29%) Service Delivery
11 8 (4.71%) Information Security
11 8 (4.71%) Software Engineering
12 7 (4.12%) Security Architecture
12 7 (4.12%) Security Monitoring
12 7 (4.12%) Security Operations
13 6 (3.53%) OO
13 6 (3.53%) Project Management
14 5 (2.94%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 52 (30.59%) SQL
2 18 (10.59%) C#
3 14 (8.24%) VB
4 11 (6.47%) PowerShell
5 8 (4.71%) Java
6 7 (4.12%) C
7 6 (3.53%) C++
7 6 (3.53%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.94%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.18%) Delphi
9 2 (1.18%) ES6
10 1 (0.59%) PHP
10 1 (0.59%) Python
10 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (14.12%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.47%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.53%) CCNP
6 5 (2.94%) CCNA
7 4 (2.35%) JNCIA
7 4 (2.35%) MCSE
8 3 (1.76%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.18%) CCIE
10 1 (0.59%) CCA
10 1 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.59%) Degree
10 1 (0.59%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.12%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.35%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.76%) SLA
4 1 (0.59%) COBIT
4 1 (0.59%) GCP
4 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 22 (12.94%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.12%) Snort
4 6 (3.53%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.53%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (1.76%) XenApp
6 2 (1.18%) BitLocker
6 2 (1.18%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.59%) Docker
7 1 (0.59%) Firmware
7 1 (0.59%) NFS
7 1 (0.59%) vSphere
7 1 (0.59%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (5.29%) SCCM
2 8 (4.71%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (4.12%) FortiGate
3 7 (4.12%) OSSEC
4 6 (3.53%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (2.35%) vCenter Server
5 4 (2.35%) WSUS
6 2 (1.18%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (1.18%) SCOM
7 1 (0.59%) Ansible
7 1 (0.59%) Nagios
7 1 (0.59%) Puppet
7 1 (0.59%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.59%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.59%) SnapMirror
7 1 (0.59%) SnapVault
7 1 (0.59%) Terraform
Vendors
1 47 (27.65%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.82%) VMware
3 13 (7.65%) Capita
4 10 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 10 (5.88%) Cisco
5 9 (5.29%) Dell
5 9 (5.29%) EMC
5 9 (5.29%) Veeam
6 7 (4.12%) LogRhythm
7 6 (3.53%) Intel
7 6 (3.53%) McAfee
7 6 (3.53%) Remedy
7 6 (3.53%) SolarWinds
8 5 (2.94%) Citrix
8 5 (2.94%) Sophos
9 4 (2.35%) Aruba
9 4 (2.35%) Brocade
9 4 (2.35%) Fortinet
9 4 (2.35%) Juniper
10 3 (1.76%) NetApp