Period
to 24 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 3 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 326 378 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 19.11% 23.01% 18.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.82% 62.17% 60.34%
Number of salaries quoted 272 326 261
Wiltshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +21.21% +1.54%
10th Percentile £23,825 £22,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +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 Wiltshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 545 608 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 31.95% 37.01% 30.42%
Number of salaries quoted 456 529 410
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +18.06% +4.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Wiltshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Windows in Wiltshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows in Wiltshire

Windows
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 24 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon 0 145 £32,500 -23.53% 11
Salisbury -3 62 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Chippenham -5 55 £32,500 +9.24% 5
Corsham -8 12 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Malmesbury -6 11 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Melksham -3 7 - - 2
Marlborough +1 1 £35,000 -6.67%
Devizes 0 1 £34,500 -
Trowbridge -4 1 £31,500 -21.25% 1
Tidworth - 1 £24,000 -
Windows
South West

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 160 (49.08%) Linux
2 157 (48.16%) Windows Server
3 134 (41.10%) Microsoft
3 134 (41.10%) Security Cleared
4 120 (36.81%) Active Directory
5 86 (26.38%) Cisco
5 86 (26.38%) VMware
6 74 (22.70%) SC Cleared
7 73 (22.39%) Firewall
8 65 (19.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 64 (19.63%) SCCM
10 61 (18.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 59 (18.10%) VMware Infrastructure
12 53 (16.26%) Microsoft Azure
12 53 (16.26%) ITIL
13 51 (15.64%) Office 365
14 50 (15.34%) Amazon AWS
14 50 (15.34%) DV Cleared
15 49 (15.03%) MS Exchange
16 48 (14.72%) SCOM
17 47 (14.42%) Data Protection
17 47 (14.42%) Security Monitoring
18 46 (14.11%) SQL
19 44 (13.50%) WAN
20 42 (12.88%) SQL Server
21 41 (12.58%) Agile Software Development
22 40 (12.27%) PowerShell
23 37 (11.35%) Windows 7
23 37 (11.35%) Unified Communications
23 37 (11.35%) Cisco Nexus

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 49 (15.03%) MS Exchange
2 20 (6.13%) IIS
3 13 (3.99%) Apache
4 10 (3.07%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.45%) ColdFusion
6 7 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.15%) IBM Notes
7 6 (1.84%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.61%) JBoss
9 2 (0.61%) Jetty
10 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (5.21%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (4.60%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (1.84%) Acrobat
3 6 (1.84%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 53 (16.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (15.64%) Office 365
3 50 (15.34%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (3.68%) SaaS
5 8 (2.45%) IaaS
6 4 (1.23%) AWS Data Pipeline
6 4 (1.23%) Azure Data Factory
6 4 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.92%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.61%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.31%) Azure Stack
9 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (22.39%) Firewall
2 44 (13.50%) WAN
3 37 (11.35%) Cisco Nexus
3 37 (11.35%) Intrusion Detection
3 37 (11.35%) Unified Communications
4 25 (7.67%) Internet
4 25 (7.67%) TCP/IP
5 21 (6.44%) VLAN
6 18 (5.52%) DNS
6 18 (5.52%) Network Security
7 16 (4.91%) LAN
8 15 (4.60%) Software-Defined Networking
9 14 (4.29%) SAN
10 12 (3.68%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (3.37%) MPLS
11 11 (3.37%) VPN
12 10 (3.07%) Wireless
13 8 (2.45%) 3G
13 8 (2.45%) DHCP
13 8 (2.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (12.88%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.13%) Relational Database
3 17 (5.21%) MySQL
4 9 (2.76%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (2.45%) Ingres
5 8 (2.45%) RDBMS
5 8 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.15%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.23%) BigQuery
8 4 (1.23%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.23%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.92%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.31%) GIS
10 1 (0.31%) MS Access
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (4.60%) Jenkins
2 13 (3.99%) Git (software)
3 9 (2.76%) JIRA
4 4 (1.23%) Subversion
5 2 (0.61%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.61%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.61%) Maven
5 2 (0.61%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.61%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.31%) MSI
6 1 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.31%) ReSharper
General
1 28 (8.59%) Finance
2 13 (3.99%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.68%) Marketing
4 11 (3.37%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.07%) Electronics
6 6 (1.84%) Retail
7 5 (1.53%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.23%) Billing
9 3 (0.92%) Banking
9 3 (0.92%) Front Office
10 2 (0.61%) Legal
11 1 (0.31%) Back Office
11 1 (0.31%) Law
11 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 49 (15.03%) Support Engineer
2 45 (13.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 42 (12.88%) Analyst
4 35 (10.74%) Developer
5 33 (10.12%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 29 (8.90%) Desktop Support
6 29 (8.90%) Support Analyst
7 28 (8.59%) Architect
8 27 (8.28%) Solutions Architect
9 25 (7.67%) Network Engineer
10 20 (6.13%) 2nd Line Support
10 20 (6.13%) Design Engineer
10 20 (6.13%) Network Design Engineer
11 19 (5.83%) Desktop Engineer
12 18 (5.52%) Technical Support
13 17 (5.21%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 17 (5.21%) IT Support
14 16 (4.91%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 16 (4.91%) Backup Engineer
15 15 (4.60%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.28%) .NET
2 19 (5.83%) jQuery
3 15 (4.60%) Node.js
3 15 (4.60%) Web Services
4 14 (4.29%) XML
5 13 (3.99%) HTML
6 12 (3.68%) ASP.NET
7 11 (3.37%) CSS
8 8 (2.45%) LAMP
9 6 (1.84%) RESTful
10 5 (1.53%) LDAP
10 5 (1.53%) Middleware
11 3 (0.92%) JSF
12 2 (0.61%) .NET Framework
12 2 (0.61%) Servlets
12 2 (0.61%) Spring
13 1 (0.31%) Entity Framework
13 1 (0.31%) HTML5
13 1 (0.31%) OAuth
13 1 (0.31%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (6.13%) Data Centre
1 20 (6.13%) Driving Licence
2 17 (5.21%) Hybrid Cloud
3 16 (4.91%) EMC VNX
3 16 (4.91%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.29%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (3.07%) AS400
5 10 (3.07%) Internet of Things
6 8 (2.45%) CESG
6 8 (2.45%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (2.15%) Clustering
7 7 (2.15%) Fat Client
7 7 (2.15%) Thin Client
8 4 (1.23%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.23%) Fintech
9 3 (0.92%) CMDB
9 3 (0.92%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.92%) Renewable Energy
10 2 (0.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 160 (49.08%) Linux
2 157 (48.16%) Windows Server
3 61 (18.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (11.35%) Windows 10
4 37 (11.35%) Windows 7
5 25 (7.67%) Unix
6 12 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (3.07%) Windows 8
8 8 (2.45%) Android
8 8 (2.45%) Apple iOS
8 8 (2.45%) CentOS
9 7 (2.15%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.92%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (0.92%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.92%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.92%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.61%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.31%) Debian
13 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (19.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 53 (16.26%) ITIL
3 47 (14.42%) Data Protection
3 47 (14.42%) Security Monitoring
4 41 (12.58%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (10.12%) Problem-Solving
6 31 (9.51%) Cybersecurity
6 31 (9.51%) Service Delivery
7 30 (9.20%) DevOps
8 27 (8.28%) Technical Architecture
9 26 (7.98%) Mentoring
10 22 (6.75%) Software Architecture
11 21 (6.44%) Project Management
11 21 (6.44%) Technical Leadership
12 20 (6.13%) Network Design
13 19 (5.83%) Service Management
14 18 (5.52%) PRINCE2
15 17 (5.21%) Enterprise Architecture
15 17 (5.21%) OO
15 17 (5.21%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 46 (14.11%) SQL
2 40 (12.27%) PowerShell
3 37 (11.35%) C#
4 28 (8.59%) Python
5 26 (7.98%) Java
6 17 (5.21%) C
6 17 (5.21%) JavaScript
7 15 (4.60%) C++
8 12 (3.68%) T-SQL
9 11 (3.37%) Bash Shell
10 9 (2.76%) PHP
11 6 (1.84%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.53%) Korn
12 5 (1.53%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.23%) R
13 4 (1.23%) Ruby
14 3 (0.92%) Embedded C
14 3 (0.92%) Embedded C++
14 3 (0.92%) Tcl
15 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 134 (41.10%) Security Cleared
2 74 (22.70%) SC Cleared
3 50 (15.34%) DV Cleared
4 19 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (5.21%) Degree
6 15 (4.60%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (4.60%) TOGAF Certification
7 12 (3.68%) CCNA
8 7 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.84%) CCNP
9 6 (1.84%) MCSE
10 3 (0.92%) CCSA
10 3 (0.92%) CCSE
10 3 (0.92%) MCSA
10 3 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.61%) CISSP
11 2 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.31%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.31%) MCP
12 1 (0.31%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.36%) SLA
2 4 (1.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 120 (36.81%) Active Directory
2 59 (18.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (10.12%) Hyper-V
4 17 (5.21%) Virtual Desktop
5 10 (3.07%) Docker
6 9 (2.76%) vSphere
7 8 (2.45%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (1.23%) VMware NSX
9 3 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.61%) Snort
10 2 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.31%) XenApp
11 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 64 (19.63%) SCCM
2 48 (14.72%) SCOM
3 17 (5.21%) vRealize
4 16 (4.91%) EMC NetWorker
5 10 (3.07%) Kubernetes
6 9 (2.76%) Puppet
7 8 (2.45%) Data Guard
8 6 (1.84%) Ansible
8 6 (1.84%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (1.84%) Packer
8 6 (1.84%) Terraform
9 5 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (1.23%) AirWatch
10 4 (1.23%) WSUS
11 3 (0.92%) ArcSight ESM
11 3 (0.92%) Cisco Prime
12 2 (0.61%) PowerCLI
13 1 (0.31%) Failover Clustering
13 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 1 (0.31%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 134 (41.10%) Microsoft
2 86 (26.38%) Cisco
2 86 (26.38%) VMware
3 26 (7.98%) Veeam
4 20 (6.13%) EMC
5 19 (5.83%) Dell
5 19 (5.83%) Oracle
6 14 (4.29%) Adobe
7 13 (3.99%) Fortinet
8 12 (3.68%) Juniper
9 11 (3.37%) IBM
10 10 (3.07%) SAP
11 9 (2.76%) Red Hat
12 8 (2.45%) HP
12 8 (2.45%) McAfee
13 7 (2.15%) CheckPoint
13 7 (2.15%) Lotus
14 6 (1.84%) Citrix
14 6 (1.84%) Symantec
15 5 (1.53%) SolarWinds