Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 297 418 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 19.22% 21.36% 22.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.60% 65.62% 80.16%
Number of salaries quoted 266 384 433
Wiltshire median annual salary £37,000 £31,890 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.02% -4.81% +3.08%
10th Percentile £21,750 £22,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £45,425 £48,000
South West median annual salary £35,047 £34,000 £33,775
% change year-on-year +3.08% +0.67% +3.92%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 467 637 630
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 30.23% 32.55% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 404 563 527
Wiltshire median annual salary £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% - -
10th Percentile £23,650 £22,250 £20,450
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,950 £50,000
South West median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +11.43% -2.78% +2.86%

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 26 July 2017.

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 26 July 2017. 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 -5 131 £32,500 -4.41% 7
Salisbury +2 61 £45,000 +64.38%
Chippenham -3 55 £35,000 +15.70% 2
Corsham +1 15 £42,500 +6.25%
Calne - 7 £21,000 -
Devizes 0 5 £25,000 -63.77%
Trowbridge +5 3 £55,000 +136.56% 1
Malmesbury -8 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Melksham - 2 £27,500 - 1
Warminster - 1 £24,000 -
Windows
South West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 120 (40.40%) Microsoft
2 115 (38.72%) Active Directory
3 108 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 99 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 93 (31.31%) ITIL
6 84 (28.28%) SC Cleared
7 81 (27.27%) VMware
8 78 (26.26%) SQL
9 66 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 61 (20.54%) Firewall
11 59 (19.87%) DV Cleared
12 58 (19.53%) TCP/IP
13 57 (19.19%) Linux
14 54 (18.18%) DNS
15 53 (17.85%) Finance
16 52 (17.51%) Cisco Certification
17 51 (17.17%) Windows Server 2008
18 49 (16.50%) Windows Server 2012
19 48 (16.16%) DHCP
19 48 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
20 47 (15.82%) VMware Infrastructure
21 46 (15.49%) MS Exchange
21 46 (15.49%) Microsoft Office
21 46 (15.49%) Cisco
22 45 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
23 41 (13.80%) Windows 7
24 40 (13.47%) PowerShell
25 39 (13.13%) Office 365
26 38 (12.79%) LAN
26 38 (12.79%) WAN

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 46 (15.49%) MS Exchange
2 28 (9.43%) IIS
3 17 (5.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (3.37%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (2.69%) WebLogic
7 7 (2.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (2.36%) Skype for Business
8 5 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.35%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.67%) Apache
10 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.67%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.34%) CMS
11 1 (0.34%) Drupal
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
Applications
1 46 (15.49%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Magento
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 39 (13.13%) Office 365
2 14 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.67%) SaaS
5 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 61 (20.54%) Firewall
2 58 (19.53%) TCP/IP
3 54 (18.18%) DNS
4 48 (16.16%) DHCP
5 38 (12.79%) LAN
5 38 (12.79%) WAN
6 32 (10.77%) HTTP
7 31 (10.44%) FTP
8 27 (9.09%) SMTP
8 27 (9.09%) X.400
9 17 (5.72%) Internet
10 15 (5.05%) Network Security
10 15 (5.05%) Wi-Fi
10 15 (5.05%) Wireless
11 14 (4.71%) DMZ
12 13 (4.38%) VoIP
13 11 (3.70%) Software-Defined Networking
14 9 (3.03%) DASS2
14 9 (3.03%) DPNSS
14 9 (3.03%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.72%) Oracle Database
2 17 (5.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (5.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (5.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (4.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.69%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (2.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.02%) MySQL
7 6 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.68%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.68%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.35%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.01%) Ingres
10 3 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.67%) MS Access
11 2 (0.67%) QlikView
11 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (3.70%) MSI
2 6 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.01%) InstallShield
4 2 (0.67%) Ant
4 2 (0.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.34%) Grunt
5 1 (0.34%) Subversion
General
1 53 (17.85%) Finance
2 6 (2.02%) Military
3 5 (1.68%) Advertising
4 3 (1.01%) Retail
5 2 (0.67%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.67%) Marketing
6 1 (0.34%) Back Office
6 1 (0.34%) Law
6 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (22.56%) Analyst
2 62 (20.88%) Support Engineer
3 32 (10.77%) Support Analyst
4 31 (10.44%) 3rd Line Support
5 27 (9.09%) Architect
6 25 (8.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 22 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 21 (7.07%) Desktop Support
8 21 (7.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 20 (6.73%) 2nd Line Support
9 20 (6.73%) IT Support
9 20 (6.73%) Network Engineer
10 19 (6.40%) Applications Support
11 17 (5.72%) Solutions Architect
12 15 (5.05%) DBA
12 15 (5.05%) IT Engineer
12 15 (5.05%) Systems Engineer
13 14 (4.71%) Applications Support Analyst
13 14 (4.71%) Network Security Engineer
13 14 (4.71%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.73%) .NET
2 15 (5.05%) Middleware
2 15 (5.05%) Web Services
2 15 (5.05%) XML
3 10 (3.37%) .NET Framework
3 10 (3.37%) ASP.NET
3 10 (3.37%) CSS
3 10 (3.37%) EDI
3 10 (3.37%) HTML
4 9 (3.03%) WinForms
5 6 (2.02%) JSF
5 6 (2.02%) Spring
5 6 (2.02%) WCF
6 5 (1.68%) HTML5
7 4 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (1.35%) Entity Framework
7 4 (1.35%) jQuery
7 4 (1.35%) Software Packaging
8 3 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 48 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (9.43%) Management Information System
3 27 (9.09%) CESG
4 26 (8.75%) Driving Licence
5 18 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (4.71%) Client/Server
7 13 (4.38%) Data Centre
8 6 (2.02%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.35%) SCADA
10 2 (0.67%) CCTV
10 2 (0.67%) Clustering
10 2 (0.67%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.67%) PKI
10 2 (0.67%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.34%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.34%) Renewable Energy
11 1 (0.34%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 108 (36.36%) Windows Server
2 57 (19.19%) Linux
3 51 (17.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (16.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (13.80%) Windows 7
6 36 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (9.43%) Windows 10
8 19 (6.40%) Unix
9 16 (5.39%) Windows XP
10 15 (5.05%) Windows 8
11 9 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (2.02%) Mac OS X
12 6 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.01%) AIX
13 3 (1.01%) Solaris
14 2 (0.67%) Android
14 2 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X Server
15 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (31.31%) ITIL
2 29 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
3 27 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (8.42%) Presales
5 18 (6.06%) Virtual Environments
6 15 (5.05%) Application Packaging
6 15 (5.05%) Root Cause Analysis
6 15 (5.05%) Workflow
7 13 (4.38%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (4.38%) Proactive Monitoring
7 13 (4.38%) SDLC
7 13 (4.38%) Security Monitoring
8 12 (4.04%) SOA
8 12 (4.04%) Software Engineering
8 12 (4.04%) TOGAF
9 11 (3.70%) Cryptography
9 11 (3.70%) Problem Management
10 10 (3.37%) Service Delivery
10 10 (3.37%) UML
Programming Languages
1 78 (26.26%) SQL
2 40 (13.47%) PowerShell
3 18 (6.06%) C#
4 15 (5.05%) Java
5 10 (3.37%) JavaScript
6 8 (2.69%) VB
7 7 (2.36%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.02%) PHP
8 6 (2.02%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.35%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.35%) VBScript
10 3 (1.01%) C
10 3 (1.01%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.67%) C++
11 2 (0.67%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.67%) Embedded C++
11 2 (0.67%) VBA
12 1 (0.34%) VB6
Qualifications
1 99 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 84 (28.28%) SC Cleared
3 59 (19.87%) DV Cleared
4 52 (17.51%) Cisco Certification
5 45 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 36 (12.12%) CCNA
7 31 (10.44%) MCSE
8 28 (9.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 25 (8.42%) MCSA
10 21 (7.07%) CISSP
11 15 (5.05%) CCNP
12 13 (4.38%) CISMP
13 8 (2.69%) MCP
13 8 (2.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (2.36%) Degree
14 7 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.67%) BC Cleared
15 2 (0.67%) MOS
16 1 (0.34%) EMC Certification
16 1 (0.34%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.05%) SLA
2 8 (2.69%) ISO 9001
2 8 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 7 (2.36%) QA
System Software
1 115 (38.72%) Active Directory
2 47 (15.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (8.75%) Hyper-V
4 19 (6.40%) vSphere
5 10 (3.37%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (2.69%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (1.35%) BitLocker
7 4 (1.35%) Firmware
8 2 (0.67%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.67%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.67%) XenApp
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.34%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (7.74%) SCCM
2 9 (3.03%) SCOM
3 5 (1.68%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (1.35%) WSUS
5 3 (1.01%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.01%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (0.67%) Nagios
6 2 (0.67%) Netcool
6 2 (0.67%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.67%) SCSM
6 2 (0.67%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.34%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.34%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 120 (40.40%) Microsoft
2 81 (27.27%) VMware
3 46 (15.49%) Cisco
4 29 (9.76%) Oracle
5 18 (6.06%) Citrix
5 18 (6.06%) HP
6 14 (4.71%) Dell
7 13 (4.38%) ArcSight
8 9 (3.03%) Nortel
8 9 (3.03%) Siemens
9 8 (2.69%) Red Hat
10 7 (2.36%) Apple
11 4 (1.35%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.35%) IBM
11 4 (1.35%) Remedy
12 3 (1.01%) F5
12 3 (1.01%) McAfee
12 3 (1.01%) Sage
12 3 (1.01%) Wyse
13 2 (0.67%) Xerox
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + Excellent Benefits + Career Progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £36000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago