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

Microsoft Windows
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 293 417 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 19.11% 22.86% 23.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.70% 70.56% 80.82%
Number of salaries quoted 260 368 451
Wiltshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £22,950 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £48,750
South West median annual salary £36,000 £33,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year +7.46% +1.52% +1.54%

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 446 591 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 29.09% 32.40% 28.91%
Number of salaries quoted 381 515 544
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +4.48%
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,500 £22,150
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £51,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.11% +4.29%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -5 129 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Salisbury +1 68 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Chippenham -3 49 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Melksham +5 10 £32,750 +0.77% 1
Corsham -6 9 £42,500 +41.67%
Devizes 0 4 £31,000 -32.61% 1
Malmesbury -1 3 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Calne - 2 £21,000 -
Trowbridge - 2 £41,250 -
Warminster - 1 £24,000 -
Windows
South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 135 (46.08%) Microsoft
2 127 (43.34%) Active Directory
3 102 (34.81%) Security Cleared
4 94 (32.08%) ITIL
5 92 (31.40%) SC Cleared
5 92 (31.40%) Windows Server
6 76 (25.94%) VMware
7 69 (23.55%) SQL
8 66 (22.53%) SQL Server
9 65 (22.18%) Windows 7
10 64 (21.84%) DV Cleared
11 61 (20.82%) Firewall
11 61 (20.82%) Cisco Certification
12 55 (18.77%) Cisco
13 54 (18.43%) TCP/IP
14 53 (18.09%) Finance
15 52 (17.75%) Linux
16 49 (16.72%) Analytical Skills
17 48 (16.38%) Windows 10
18 47 (16.04%) VMware Infrastructure
18 47 (16.04%) DNS
19 46 (15.70%) Office 365
20 44 (15.02%) Windows Server 2012
21 42 (14.33%) Windows Server 2008
21 42 (14.33%) DHCP
21 42 (14.33%) LAN
22 40 (13.65%) CCNA
23 39 (13.31%) Microsoft Office
24 37 (12.63%) WAN
24 37 (12.63%) HTTP

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 31 (10.58%) MS Exchange
2 28 (9.56%) IIS
3 11 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (3.41%) Skype for Business
5 9 (3.07%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.73%) SharePoint
6 8 (2.73%) WebLogic
7 7 (2.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.02%) Apache
9 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.68%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (0.68%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.34%) CMS
11 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.34%) Tuxedo
11 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 39 (13.31%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.34%) Magento
3 1 (0.34%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (15.70%) Office 365
2 17 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.68%) SaaS
5 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 61 (20.82%) Firewall
2 54 (18.43%) TCP/IP
3 47 (16.04%) DNS
4 42 (14.33%) DHCP
4 42 (14.33%) LAN
5 37 (12.63%) HTTP
5 37 (12.63%) WAN
6 36 (12.29%) FTP
7 34 (11.60%) SMTP
7 34 (11.60%) X.400
8 23 (7.85%) Network Security
9 21 (7.17%) DMZ
9 21 (7.17%) Wireless
10 19 (6.48%) Software-Defined Networking
11 16 (5.46%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (3.07%) IP Telephony
12 9 (3.07%) SAN
13 8 (2.73%) VPN
13 8 (2.73%) WLAN
14 7 (2.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (22.53%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (3.41%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.05%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.05%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.71%) MySQL
7 5 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (1.71%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.37%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.02%) MS Access
9 3 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.68%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 2 (0.68%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 10 (3.41%) MSI
2 6 (2.05%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.02%) InstallShield
3 3 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.68%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.34%) Grunt
5 1 (0.34%) Subversion
5 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 53 (18.09%) Finance
2 12 (4.10%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.07%) Military
4 3 (1.02%) Advertising
4 3 (1.02%) Retail
5 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.68%) Marketing
6 1 (0.34%) Back Office
6 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 73 (24.91%) Analyst
2 63 (21.50%) Support Engineer
3 31 (10.58%) Network Engineer
4 30 (10.24%) Architect
5 27 (9.22%) Applications Support
6 26 (8.87%) 2nd Line Support
7 25 (8.53%) Support Analyst
8 22 (7.51%) 3rd Line Support
9 21 (7.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 21 (7.17%) Network Security Engineer
9 21 (7.17%) Security Engineer
10 20 (6.83%) Solutions Architect
11 19 (6.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 19 (6.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 19 (6.48%) Applications Support Analyst
11 19 (6.48%) Network Architect
12 18 (6.14%) Desktop Support
13 17 (5.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 17 (5.80%) Service Analyst
13 17 (5.80%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.48%) .NET
2 17 (5.80%) ASP.NET
2 17 (5.80%) CSS
2 17 (5.80%) HTML
2 17 (5.80%) WinForms
3 14 (4.78%) EDI
3 14 (4.78%) Web Services
3 14 (4.78%) XML
4 11 (3.75%) Middleware
5 10 (3.41%) HTML5
6 9 (3.07%) WCF
7 8 (2.73%) jQuery
8 7 (2.39%) .NET Framework
8 7 (2.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 7 (2.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (2.39%) Entity Framework
8 7 (2.39%) SOAP
8 7 (2.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (2.39%) WPF
9 6 (2.05%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 49 (16.72%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (11.60%) CESG
3 32 (10.92%) Management Information System
4 28 (9.56%) Driving Licence
5 13 (4.44%) Data Centre
6 12 (4.10%) Client/Server
7 10 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (3.07%) SCADA
9 6 (2.05%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (1.02%) Life Science
11 2 (0.68%) CCTV
11 2 (0.68%) Clustering
11 2 (0.68%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.68%) PKI
12 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.34%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 92 (31.40%) Windows Server
2 65 (22.18%) Windows 7
3 52 (17.75%) Linux
4 48 (16.38%) Windows 10
5 44 (15.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (14.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (8.53%) Unix
8 23 (7.85%) Windows XP
9 22 (7.51%) Windows 8
9 22 (7.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (2.73%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.71%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (1.37%) AIX
13 3 (1.02%) Android
13 3 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.68%) Solaris
15 1 (0.34%) CentOS
15 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X Server
15 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (32.08%) ITIL
2 31 (10.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (9.90%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (9.90%) Presales
4 23 (7.85%) Infrastructure Management
5 21 (7.17%) Root Cause Analysis
5 21 (7.17%) Virtual Environments
6 20 (6.83%) TOGAF
7 19 (6.48%) Cryptography
8 15 (5.12%) Change Management
9 14 (4.78%) Proactive Monitoring
9 14 (4.78%) Service Delivery
10 13 (4.44%) CRM
10 13 (4.44%) SDLC
10 13 (4.44%) Security Monitoring
11 11 (3.75%) Customer Requirements
12 10 (3.41%) DSDM
12 10 (3.41%) Open Source
12 10 (3.41%) Software Engineering
12 10 (3.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 69 (23.55%) SQL
2 25 (8.53%) PowerShell
3 24 (8.19%) C#
4 20 (6.83%) Java
5 17 (5.80%) JavaScript
6 11 (3.75%) PHP
7 7 (2.39%) VB
8 6 (2.05%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.05%) VBScript
9 4 (1.37%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.68%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.68%) VBA
11 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.34%) VB6
Qualifications
1 102 (34.81%) Security Cleared
2 92 (31.40%) SC Cleared
3 64 (21.84%) DV Cleared
4 61 (20.82%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (13.65%) CCNA
6 35 (11.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 32 (10.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (9.56%) CISSP
9 22 (7.51%) MCSE
10 21 (7.17%) MCP
11 19 (6.48%) CCNP
11 19 (6.48%) MCSA
12 13 (4.44%) CISMP
13 7 (2.39%) MCDST
13 7 (2.39%) MCITP
13 7 (2.39%) MCTS
14 6 (2.05%) Degree
15 5 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 2 (0.68%) BC Cleared
17 1 (0.34%) CHECK Team Member
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.83%) SLA
2 9 (3.07%) ISO 9001
2 9 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 7 (2.39%) QA
4 5 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 127 (43.34%) Active Directory
2 47 (16.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (11.26%) Hyper-V
4 23 (7.85%) vSphere
5 6 (2.05%) BitLocker
6 5 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.68%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.34%) Firmware
9 1 (0.34%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.34%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.34%) XenApp
9 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (7.17%) SCCM
2 8 (2.73%) SCOM
3 6 (2.05%) Backup Exec
3 6 (2.05%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (1.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (1.71%) WSUS
4 5 (1.71%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.68%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.68%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.68%) SCSM
5 2 (0.68%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.34%) Nagios
6 1 (0.34%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 135 (46.08%) Microsoft
2 76 (25.94%) VMware
3 55 (18.77%) Cisco
4 24 (8.19%) HP
5 22 (7.51%) Dell
6 18 (6.14%) Oracle
7 13 (4.44%) ArcSight
8 11 (3.75%) Citrix
9 8 (2.73%) Apple
10 5 (1.71%) AlienVault
10 5 (1.71%) Nortel
10 5 (1.71%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.71%) Siemens
11 4 (1.37%) IBM
12 3 (1.02%) F5
12 3 (1.02%) Remedy
13 2 (0.68%) jetNEXUS
13 2 (0.68%) Sage
13 2 (0.68%) Wyse
13 2 (0.68%) Xerox