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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 5 3 12
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 76 130 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 18.10% 21.92% 14.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.41% 73.45% 71.79%
Number of salaries quoted 58 122 70
Median salary £31,500 £34,500 £35,410
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.69% -2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £41,500 £51,576
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.81%  

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 118 177 117
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 28.10% 29.85% 20.24%
Number of salaries quoted 91 165 86
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% -4.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,850 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 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 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Swindon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 69 (49.64%) Windows Server
2 52 (37.41%) Active Directory
3 45 (32.37%) Microsoft
4 37 (26.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (24.46%) VMware
6 27 (19.42%) DNS
7 26 (18.71%) DHCP
8 24 (17.27%) MS Office
8 24 (17.27%) PowerShell
9 23 (16.55%) Office 365
9 23 (16.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (15.83%) SQL Server
11 21 (15.11%) Finance
12 18 (12.95%) SQL
12 18 (12.95%) Linux
13 16 (11.51%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (11.51%) Firewall
13 16 (11.51%) Security Cleared
13 16 (11.51%) Windows 7
14 15 (10.79%) SC Cleared
14 15 (10.79%) WAN
14 15 (10.79%) MS Exchange
14 15 (10.79%) LAN
15 14 (10.07%) Microsoft Certification
15 14 (10.07%) MS Excel
15 14 (10.07%) SCCM
16 13 (9.35%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (9.35%) Hyper-V
16 13 (9.35%) .NET
17 12 (8.63%) Oracle

Windows
Top Related 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 15 (10.79%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.91%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (7.91%) IIS
3 5 (3.60%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.16%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.44%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.44%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 24 (17.27%) MS Office
2 14 (10.07%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 23 (16.55%) Office 365
2 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (19.42%) DNS
2 26 (18.71%) DHCP
3 16 (11.51%) Firewall
4 15 (10.79%) LAN
4 15 (10.79%) WAN
5 12 (8.63%) TCP/IP
6 10 (7.19%) SAN
6 10 (7.19%) VoIP
7 7 (5.04%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (4.32%) WLAN
9 5 (3.60%) FTP
9 5 (3.60%) Internet
10 4 (2.88%) VPN
11 3 (2.16%) DKIM
11 3 (2.16%) Network Security
11 3 (2.16%) SSL
11 3 (2.16%) VLAN
11 3 (2.16%) Wireless
11 3 (2.16%) X.509
12 2 (1.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.83%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.63%) Oracle Database
3 9 (6.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (6.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.16%) MySQL
5 3 (2.16%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.16%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (2.16%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (2.16%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.44%) Ant
2 2 (1.44%) MSI
General
1 21 (15.11%) Finance
2 6 (4.32%) Advertising
3 3 (2.16%) Games
4 2 (1.44%) Retail
5 1 (0.72%) Law
5 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (30.94%) Support Engineer
2 29 (20.86%) IT Engineer
3 28 (20.14%) IT Support
4 27 (19.42%) Desktop Support
5 23 (16.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 21 (15.11%) IT Support Engineer
7 18 (12.95%) Systems Engineer
8 17 (12.23%) Analyst
9 15 (10.79%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 15 (10.79%) Support Analyst
10 13 (9.35%) Desktop Engineer
10 13 (9.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 13 (9.35%) Field Engineer
11 12 (8.63%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 12 (8.63%) Server Engineer
12 11 (7.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (7.91%) Systems Support
13 10 (7.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 10 (7.19%) Middleware Engineer
13 10 (7.19%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.35%) .NET
2 12 (8.63%) .NET Framework
2 12 (8.63%) Web Services
3 10 (7.19%) Middleware
4 3 (2.16%) CAdES
4 3 (2.16%) PAdES
4 3 (2.16%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (2.16%) WinForms
4 3 (2.16%) WPF
4 3 (2.16%) XAdES
5 2 (1.44%) CSS
5 2 (1.44%) Entity Framework
5 2 (1.44%) HTML
5 2 (1.44%) jQuery
5 2 (1.44%) RESTful
5 2 (1.44%) SOAP
5 2 (1.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (1.44%) WCF
5 2 (1.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.47%) Data Centre
1 9 (6.47%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (5.04%) Fat Client
2 7 (5.04%) Thin Client
3 5 (3.60%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.16%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.16%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.44%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.44%) Internet of Things
5 2 (1.44%) iPhone
5 2 (1.44%) Robotics
6 1 (0.72%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.72%) Clustering
6 1 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 69 (49.64%) Windows Server
2 37 (26.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (16.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (12.95%) Linux
5 16 (11.51%) Windows 7
5 16 (11.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (7.19%) Windows XP
7 9 (6.47%) Windows 10
8 6 (4.32%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.88%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.16%) CentOS
10 3 (2.16%) Ubuntu
10 3 (2.16%) Unix
11 2 (1.44%) Android
11 2 (1.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (8.63%) Application Packaging
2 11 (7.91%) ITIL
3 9 (6.47%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (5.76%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (5.76%) High Availability
5 6 (4.32%) Line Management
5 6 (4.32%) Migration
6 5 (3.60%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (3.60%) Process Improvement
7 4 (2.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (2.88%) Data Protection
7 4 (2.88%) Operations Management
7 4 (2.88%) Software Deployment
8 3 (2.16%) Business Development
8 3 (2.16%) Change Control
8 3 (2.16%) DevOps
8 3 (2.16%) Document Management
8 3 (2.16%) Game Development
8 3 (2.16%) Software Engineering
8 3 (2.16%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 24 (17.27%) PowerShell
2 18 (12.95%) SQL
3 3 (2.16%) C#
3 3 (2.16%) C++
3 3 (2.16%) Python
3 3 (2.16%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.44%) Java
4 2 (1.44%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (11.51%) Security Cleared
2 15 (10.79%) SC Cleared
3 14 (10.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (6.47%) MCP
5 8 (5.76%) CCNA
5 8 (5.76%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (5.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (4.32%) Degree
7 4 (2.88%) MCSA
8 3 (2.16%) ISEB
9 2 (1.44%) MCITP
9 2 (1.44%) MCSE
10 1 (0.72%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.32%) SLA
2 2 (1.44%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (37.41%) Active Directory
2 13 (9.35%) Hyper-V
2 13 (9.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.04%) vSphere
4 4 (2.88%) ISA Server
5 3 (2.16%) Firmware
5 3 (2.16%) KVM
6 2 (1.44%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.44%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (10.07%) SCCM
2 8 (5.76%) SCOM
3 4 (2.88%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.16%) Puppet
4 3 (2.16%) Rundeck
4 3 (2.16%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.44%) WSUS
6 1 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.72%) Nagios
Vendors
1 45 (32.37%) Microsoft
2 34 (24.46%) VMware
3 12 (8.63%) Cisco
3 12 (8.63%) Oracle
4 7 (5.04%) Intel
5 6 (4.32%) Apple
6 3 (2.16%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.44%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (1.44%) Citrix
7 2 (1.44%) HP
7 2 (1.44%) Huawei
7 2 (1.44%) Lotus
7 2 (1.44%) Meru Networks
7 2 (1.44%) Mitel
7 2 (1.44%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.44%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.72%) Dell
8 1 (0.72%) Dell KACE
8 1 (0.72%) NetApp
8 1 (0.72%) Veeam
Swindon
National Trust
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: excellent holidays and 26% pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Rullion
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £23,000 Per Annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Swindon, UK
Intel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago