Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 4 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 390 304 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 21.82% 19.82% 23.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.27% 66.38% 72.11%
Number of salaries quoted 351 255 353
Wiltshire median annual salary £38,500 £38,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.93% -10.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £47,250
South West median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.74% +12.31% -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 555 458 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 31.06% 29.86% 32.40%
Number of salaries quoted 472 384 477
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -
10th Percentile £25,800 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,625 £60,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +1.27% +9.72% -4.00%

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 14 December 2018.

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 14 December 2018. 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 +8 177 £37,500 - 33
Salisbury +2 76 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Chippenham -2 70 £35,000 -2.78% 14
Trowbridge +4 12 £37,500 - 2
Corsham +9 11 £52,500 -2.33% 6
Marlborough +2 9 £38,500 +2.67%
Melksham 0 6 £29,000 -4.92% 2
Calne - 4 £30,000 -
Malmesbury +4 1 - -
Tidworth - 1 £24,000 -
Windows
South West

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 169 (43.33%) Linux
2 135 (34.62%) Security Cleared
3 126 (32.31%) Microsoft
4 108 (27.69%) PowerShell
5 101 (25.90%) SC Cleared
5 101 (25.90%) ITIL
6 100 (25.64%) Windows Server
7 99 (25.38%) Windows 7
8 86 (22.05%) Active Directory
9 74 (18.97%) SQL
10 70 (17.95%) VMware
11 66 (16.92%) SCCM
12 65 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
13 64 (16.41%) DV Cleared
14 63 (16.15%) SQL Server
15 62 (15.90%) C#
15 62 (15.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 61 (15.64%) Firewall
17 60 (15.38%) Cisco
18 57 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
19 54 (13.85%) Windows Server 2012
20 52 (13.33%) Service Management
21 51 (13.08%) Windows 10
22 50 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
23 45 (11.54%) Service Delivery
24 43 (11.03%) .NET
24 43 (11.03%) Microsoft Azure
25 41 (10.51%) VMware Infrastructure
25 41 (10.51%) Python
25 41 (10.51%) Project Management

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 30 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 20 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (2.05%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (1.79%) IIS
5 7 (1.79%) Skype for Business
6 6 (1.54%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.03%) IBM Notes
7 4 (1.03%) JBoss
7 4 (1.03%) Jetty
8 3 (0.77%) Apache
8 3 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.51%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.51%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.26%) OpenEdge
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 23 (5.90%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (5.13%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.03%) Acrobat
5 3 (0.77%) CATIA
5 3 (0.77%) PTC Creo
6 2 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.77%) SAP R/3
1 3 (0.77%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 50 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (11.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (7.95%) Office 365
4 4 (1.03%) SaaS
5 2 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.51%) IaaS
5 2 (0.51%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (15.64%) Firewall
2 29 (7.44%) LAN
3 28 (7.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 26 (6.67%) Internet
5 25 (6.41%) WAN
6 21 (5.38%) Software-Defined Networking
7 20 (5.13%) TCP/IP
7 20 (5.13%) Unified Communications
8 19 (4.87%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (3.85%) SSL
10 14 (3.59%) Network Security
11 13 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (3.33%) Wireless
12 12 (3.08%) Cisco ISE
12 12 (3.08%) DHCP
12 12 (3.08%) DNS
12 12 (3.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 12 (3.08%) TACACS
12 12 (3.08%) VPN
12 12 (3.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (16.15%) SQL Server
2 38 (9.74%) MySQL
3 23 (5.90%) Relational Database
4 18 (4.62%) RDBMS
5 15 (3.85%) Ingres
6 10 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.77%) Apache Hive
9 3 (0.77%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.77%) MS Access
9 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.51%) Cosmos DB
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 34 (8.72%) MSI
2 23 (5.90%) Git (software)
3 16 (4.10%) Visual Studio
4 10 (2.56%) Eclipse
5 9 (2.31%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.31%) JIRA
5 9 (2.31%) Subversion
6 5 (1.28%) ClearCase
7 4 (1.03%) Maven
7 4 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (0.77%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.51%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.51%) GitLab
9 2 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.51%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.26%) ERwin
General
1 13 (3.33%) Finance
2 12 (3.08%) Manufacturing
3 11 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.79%) Banking
4 7 (1.79%) Legal
5 6 (1.54%) Marketing
6 4 (1.03%) Automotive
6 4 (1.03%) Electronics
7 2 (0.51%) Back Office
7 2 (0.51%) Billing
7 2 (0.51%) Front Office
7 2 (0.51%) Retail
8 1 (0.26%) Local Government
8 1 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 49 (12.56%) Analyst
2 47 (12.05%) Developer
3 44 (11.28%) Support Engineer
4 36 (9.23%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 33 (8.46%) Applications Support
6 32 (8.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 31 (7.95%) Support Analyst
8 26 (6.67%) .NET Developer
8 26 (6.67%) Applications Packager
9 25 (6.41%) Architect
9 25 (6.41%) Software Engineer
10 24 (6.15%) Applications Support Analyst
10 24 (6.15%) IT Support
11 21 (5.38%) DevOps Engineer
11 21 (5.38%) Network Engineer
11 21 (5.38%) Software Developer
12 18 (4.62%) Backup Engineer
12 18 (4.62%) IT Engineer
12 18 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
12 18 (4.62%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (11.03%) .NET
2 18 (4.62%) .NET Framework
2 18 (4.62%) Node.js
2 18 (4.62%) Web Services
3 14 (3.59%) LINQ
4 13 (3.33%) HTML
5 12 (3.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 12 (3.08%) CSS
5 12 (3.08%) React
6 11 (2.82%) .NET Core
6 11 (2.82%) ASP.NET
7 9 (2.31%) jQuery
8 8 (2.05%) XML
9 7 (1.79%) Entity Framework
10 6 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (1.54%) Middleware
10 6 (1.54%) Qt
11 5 (1.28%) JSF
11 5 (1.28%) Spring
11 5 (1.28%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.13%) Blackberry
2 20 (5.13%) Hybrid Cloud
2 20 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (4.87%) Linux Command Line
4 18 (4.62%) EMC VNX
5 15 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.59%) Fat Client
6 14 (3.59%) Thin Client
7 12 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
8 11 (2.82%) Data Centre
9 8 (2.05%) Private Cloud
10 6 (1.54%) AS400
11 5 (1.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 4 (1.03%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.77%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.51%) Clustering
14 2 (0.51%) Smartphone
14 2 (0.51%) Social Media
14 2 (0.51%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 169 (43.33%) Linux
2 100 (25.64%) Windows Server
3 99 (25.38%) Windows 7
4 65 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 54 (13.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 51 (13.08%) Windows 10
7 31 (7.95%) Unix
8 24 (6.15%) Windows 8
9 12 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.03%) CentOS
10 4 (1.03%) Debian
11 3 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.51%) Android
12 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.51%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.26%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (25.90%) ITIL
2 62 (15.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 57 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (13.33%) Service Management
5 45 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 41 (10.51%) Project Management
7 35 (8.97%) Application Packaging
7 35 (8.97%) User Acceptance Testing
8 34 (8.72%) Mentoring
9 31 (7.95%) DevOps
10 30 (7.69%) Compatibility Testing
10 30 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
10 30 (7.69%) Software Distribution
11 29 (7.44%) Software Engineering
12 27 (6.92%) Data Protection
13 26 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
14 25 (6.41%) Customer Requirements
15 24 (6.15%) SDLC
15 24 (6.15%) Security Monitoring
16 22 (5.64%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (27.69%) PowerShell
2 74 (18.97%) SQL
3 62 (15.90%) C#
4 41 (10.51%) Python
5 30 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 29 (7.44%) Java
7 26 (6.67%) C++
8 20 (5.13%) Bash Shell
9 18 (4.62%) TypeScript
10 17 (4.36%) C
11 12 (3.08%) Tcl
12 8 (2.05%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.79%) VB
14 5 (1.28%) Korn
15 3 (0.77%) Ruby
15 3 (0.77%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.51%) PHP
16 2 (0.51%) VBA
17 1 (0.26%) Embedded C
17 1 (0.26%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 135 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 101 (25.90%) SC Cleared
3 64 (16.41%) DV Cleared
4 33 (8.46%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (7.18%) CCNA
6 25 (6.41%) Degree
7 24 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (5.13%) TOGAF Certification
9 19 (4.87%) CCNP
10 15 (3.85%) MCP
10 15 (3.85%) MCSE
11 9 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.79%) CCSA
12 7 (1.79%) CCSE
13 6 (1.54%) MCSA
14 5 (1.28%) CCA
14 5 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
14 5 (1.28%) JNCIA
15 4 (1.03%) MCDST
16 2 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.33%) PCI DSS
2 12 (3.08%) SLA
3 6 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.54%) QA
4 4 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.51%) GDPR
5 2 (0.51%) Government Security Classifications
6 1 (0.26%) COBIT
6 1 (0.26%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 86 (22.05%) Active Directory
2 41 (10.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (8.97%) Microsoft App-V
4 20 (5.13%) Virtual Desktop
5 14 (3.59%) VMware NSX
6 9 (2.31%) Hyper-V
7 8 (2.05%) Docker
7 8 (2.05%) Snort
7 8 (2.05%) XenApp
8 6 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.28%) vSphere
9 5 (1.28%) XenServer
10 4 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.77%) HDFS
12 2 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.51%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 66 (16.92%) SCCM
2 25 (6.41%) SCOM
3 20 (5.13%) vRealize
4 18 (4.62%) EMC NetWorker
5 12 (3.08%) ArcSight ESM
5 12 (3.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 10 (2.56%) Terraform
7 8 (2.05%) Ansible
7 8 (2.05%) WSUS
8 7 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (1.54%) Kubernetes
9 6 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (1.28%) Cisco Prime
10 5 (1.28%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (1.28%) Netcool
10 5 (1.28%) Packer
11 4 (1.03%) FortiGate
11 4 (1.03%) Nagios
11 4 (1.03%) OSSEC
12 3 (0.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 126 (32.31%) Microsoft
2 70 (17.95%) VMware
3 60 (15.38%) Cisco
4 28 (7.18%) Citrix
5 25 (6.41%) CheckPoint
6 24 (6.15%) Veeam
7 21 (5.38%) Dell
8 19 (4.87%) EMC
8 19 (4.87%) Symantec
9 15 (3.85%) McAfee
10 13 (3.33%) F5
10 13 (3.33%) SolarWinds
11 12 (3.08%) ArcSight
11 12 (3.08%) Blue Coat
12 11 (2.82%) Fortinet
12 11 (2.82%) Oracle
13 9 (2.31%) Remedy
14 8 (2.05%) LogRhythm
14 8 (2.05%) NetApp
15 7 (1.79%) Dell KACE