Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 1 5
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 308 403 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 19.90% 23.64% 21.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.14% 73.41% 78.28%
Number of salaries quoted 266 353 443
Wiltshire median annual salary £38,750 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.23% -13.33% +20.97%
10th Percentile £24,125 £21,800 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £45,850 £50,000
South West median annual salary £36,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +12.31% -7.14% +7.69%

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 452 549 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 29.20% 32.20% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 384 482 549
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £34,400 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.28% -8.27% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £45,925 £51,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%

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 November 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 24 November 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 -7 101 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Salisbury -3 66 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Chippenham -2 57 £36,000 +10.77% 5
Malmesbury +7 18 £46,250 +12.12% 1
Melksham +3 14 £31,000 -4.62% 1
Marlborough - 9 £37,500 - 1
Devizes -1 7 £67,500 +46.74%
Corsham -11 6 £42,500 +57.41%
Trowbridge -1 5 £37,500 -
Warminster - 1 £24,000 -
Windows
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 131 (42.53%) Microsoft
2 111 (36.04%) Active Directory
3 91 (29.55%) ITIL
4 87 (28.25%) Security Cleared
5 80 (25.97%) Linux
6 77 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 74 (24.03%) VMware
8 70 (22.73%) Windows Server
9 66 (21.43%) SQL Server
9 66 (21.43%) Windows 7
10 62 (20.13%) Firewall
11 60 (19.48%) Cisco
12 59 (19.16%) Cisco Certification
13 57 (18.51%) DV Cleared
14 56 (18.18%) SQL
15 53 (17.21%) Windows 10
16 48 (15.58%) Finance
17 45 (14.61%) TCP/IP
17 45 (14.61%) Windows Server 2012
18 43 (13.96%) Windows Server 2008
18 43 (13.96%) C#
19 40 (12.99%) Office 365
20 39 (12.66%) VMware Infrastructure
20 39 (12.66%) LAN
21 37 (12.01%) CCNA
21 37 (12.01%) Analytical Skills
22 36 (11.69%) DNS
23 34 (11.04%) WAN
23 34 (11.04%) DHCP
23 34 (11.04%) Microsoft Office

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 33 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 25 (8.12%) IIS
3 13 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (3.25%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.60%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.60%) Skype for Business
6 7 (2.27%) WebLogic
7 6 (1.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.62%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.97%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.65%) Apache
11 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.32%) CMS
12 1 (0.32%) Drupal
12 1 (0.32%) Tuxedo
12 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 34 (11.04%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.32%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.32%) Magento
3 1 (0.32%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (12.99%) Office 365
2 29 (9.42%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (5.84%) Serverless
4 12 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (20.13%) Firewall
2 45 (14.61%) TCP/IP
3 39 (12.66%) LAN
4 36 (11.69%) DNS
5 34 (11.04%) DHCP
5 34 (11.04%) WAN
6 33 (10.71%) HTTP
7 30 (9.74%) FTP
7 30 (9.74%) SMTP
7 30 (9.74%) X.400
8 29 (9.42%) Network Security
9 22 (7.14%) DMZ
10 21 (6.82%) Wireless
11 20 (6.49%) Software-Defined Networking
12 14 (4.55%) IP Telephony
13 12 (3.90%) VPN
14 11 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (2.92%) SAN
16 5 (1.62%) Skype
17 4 (1.30%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (2.92%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (2.27%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.95%) MySQL
8 5 (1.62%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.30%) MS Access
9 4 (1.30%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.65%) DB2
10 2 (0.65%) OLAP
10 2 (0.65%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 2 (0.65%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 12 (3.90%) MSI
2 7 (2.27%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.30%) InstallShield
4 2 (0.65%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.32%) Grunt
5 1 (0.32%) Subversion
5 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (15.58%) Finance
2 12 (3.90%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.57%) Retail
4 5 (1.62%) Advertising
5 4 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.30%) Military
6 3 (0.97%) Legal
7 2 (0.65%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.65%) Back Office
7 2 (0.65%) Marketing
8 1 (0.32%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 65 (21.10%) Analyst
2 52 (16.88%) Support Engineer
3 30 (9.74%) Architect
4 27 (8.77%) Network Engineer
5 25 (8.12%) Applications Support
6 23 (7.47%) Developer
6 23 (7.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 22 (7.14%) Support Analyst
8 21 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
9 20 (6.49%) Network Architect
9 20 (6.49%) Network Security Engineer
9 20 (6.49%) Security Engineer
10 18 (5.84%) 2nd Line Support
10 18 (5.84%) 3rd Line Support
10 18 (5.84%) DevOps Engineer
11 17 (5.52%) Applications Support Analyst
12 14 (4.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 14 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 14 (4.55%) IT Engineer
12 14 (4.55%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.04%) Web Services
2 33 (10.71%) .NET
3 27 (8.77%) ASP.NET
4 21 (6.82%) HTML
5 19 (6.17%) CSS
6 18 (5.84%) WinForms
7 17 (5.52%) .NET Framework
8 12 (3.90%) XML
9 11 (3.57%) EDI
9 11 (3.57%) HTML5
10 9 (2.92%) .NET Core
10 9 (2.92%) jQuery
10 9 (2.92%) SOAP
10 9 (2.92%) WCF
11 8 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 8 (2.60%) Entity Framework
11 8 (2.60%) Middleware
11 8 (2.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (2.60%) WPF
12 7 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.01%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (11.04%) CESG
3 31 (10.06%) Management Information System
4 19 (6.17%) Driving Licence
5 13 (4.22%) Data Centre
6 12 (3.90%) Client/Server
7 10 (3.25%) SCADA
8 7 (2.27%) Life Science
9 6 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.30%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (0.97%) Freedom of Information
12 2 (0.65%) CCTV
12 2 (0.65%) Clustering
12 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.65%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.32%) Greenfield Project
13 1 (0.32%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 80 (25.97%) Linux
2 70 (22.73%) Windows Server
3 66 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 53 (17.21%) Windows 10
5 45 (14.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (13.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (9.09%) Unix
8 20 (6.49%) Windows 8
8 20 (6.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (5.52%) Windows XP
10 7 (2.27%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.30%) AIX
12 3 (0.97%) Android
12 3 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.65%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.65%) Solaris
13 2 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.32%) CentOS
14 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (29.55%) ITIL
2 34 (11.04%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (9.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (8.77%) Software Engineering
5 26 (8.44%) Presales
6 23 (7.47%) Infrastructure Management
7 22 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 22 (7.14%) TOGAF
7 22 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
8 20 (6.49%) Configuration Management
8 20 (6.49%) Cryptography
8 20 (6.49%) Service Delivery
9 18 (5.84%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (5.84%) DevOps
9 18 (5.84%) Microservices
9 18 (5.84%) MVC
10 13 (4.22%) CRM
11 12 (3.90%) Change Management
11 12 (3.90%) Customer Requirements
11 12 (3.90%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 56 (18.18%) SQL
2 43 (13.96%) C#
3 21 (6.82%) Java
3 21 (6.82%) PowerShell
4 19 (6.17%) JavaScript
5 14 (4.55%) PHP
6 9 (2.92%) VB
7 7 (2.27%) VBScript
8 4 (1.30%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.65%) C
9 2 (0.65%) C++
9 2 (0.65%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.65%) Python
9 2 (0.65%) VBA
10 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.32%) VB6
Qualifications
1 87 (28.25%) Security Cleared
2 77 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 59 (19.16%) Cisco Certification
4 57 (18.51%) DV Cleared
5 37 (12.01%) CCNA
6 32 (10.39%) CISSP
7 30 (9.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 28 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (6.82%) MCP
10 20 (6.49%) CCNP
11 16 (5.19%) MCSA
11 16 (5.19%) MCSE
12 8 (2.60%) CISMP
12 8 (2.60%) Degree
13 7 (2.27%) MCDST
13 7 (2.27%) MCITP
13 7 (2.27%) MCTS
14 6 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (1.30%) CESG Certified Professional
16 3 (0.97%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.17%) SLA
2 7 (2.27%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.95%) QA
4 5 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 5 (1.62%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.97%) RMADS
System Software
1 111 (36.04%) Active Directory
2 39 (12.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (7.47%) vSphere
4 22 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 10 (3.25%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (1.95%) BitLocker
7 4 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.65%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.32%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.32%) XenApp
9 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (7.79%) SCCM
2 18 (5.84%) Ansible
2 18 (5.84%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (5.84%) Puppet
3 7 (2.27%) SCOM
4 6 (1.95%) Backup Exec
4 6 (1.95%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (1.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (1.62%) WSUS
5 5 (1.62%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.65%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.32%) Nagios
7 1 (0.32%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.32%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.32%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 131 (42.53%) Microsoft
2 74 (24.03%) VMware
3 60 (19.48%) Cisco
4 23 (7.47%) Dell
5 21 (6.82%) HP
6 15 (4.87%) Oracle
7 9 (2.92%) Citrix
8 8 (2.60%) Apple
8 8 (2.60%) ArcSight
9 6 (1.95%) Capita
10 5 (1.62%) AlienVault
10 5 (1.62%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.30%) IBM
12 3 (0.97%) F5
13 2 (0.65%) Dell KACE
13 2 (0.65%) NETGEAR
13 2 (0.65%) Nortel
13 2 (0.65%) Tableau
13 2 (0.65%) WatchGuard
13 2 (0.65%) Xamarin