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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 5 3 8
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 169 255 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 20.99% 23.52% 17.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.50% 69.86% 74.07%
Number of salaries quoted 145 240 171
Median salary £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.83% -4.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £41,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.81%  

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 258 365 270
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 32.05% 33.67% 24.02%
Number of salaries quoted 222 332 224
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -2 76 £31,500 -8.69% 7
Salisbury +1 34 £42,500 +78.94% 1
Chippenham -1 33 £35,000 +28.44% 1
Corsham +3 7 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Calne - 5 £21,000 -
Trowbridge +3 3 £24,000 +2.12%
Devizes - 1 £25,000 -
Windows
South West

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 126 (41.45%) Microsoft
2 117 (38.49%) Windows Server
3 114 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 102 (33.55%) VMware
5 90 (29.61%) ITIL
6 79 (25.99%) Firewall
7 74 (24.34%) Security Cleared
8 72 (23.68%) MS Exchange
9 66 (21.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 63 (20.72%) WAN
11 61 (20.07%) SC Cleared
12 60 (19.74%) LAN
13 59 (19.41%) Windows Server 2012
14 57 (18.75%) MS Excel
15 56 (18.42%) DNS
15 56 (18.42%) Linux
15 56 (18.42%) MS Office
15 56 (18.42%) SQL Server
16 54 (17.76%) TCP/IP
16 54 (17.76%) DHCP
17 50 (16.45%) Cisco
18 48 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
19 46 (15.13%) Windows Server 2003
20 44 (14.47%) SQL
21 43 (14.14%) Cisco Certification
22 41 (13.49%) PowerShell
23 39 (12.83%) Office 365
23 39 (12.83%) CCNA
23 39 (12.83%) Finance
24 38 (12.50%) DV Cleared

Windows
Top Related 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 72 (23.68%) MS Exchange
2 33 (10.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 18 (5.92%) IIS
4 10 (3.29%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.97%) GlassFish
6 5 (1.64%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.66%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.66%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.33%) Moodle
9 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 57 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 56 (18.42%) MS Office
3 3 (0.99%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 39 (12.83%) Office 365
2 10 (3.29%) SaaS
3 5 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.66%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 79 (25.99%) Firewall
2 63 (20.72%) WAN
3 60 (19.74%) LAN
4 56 (18.42%) DNS
5 54 (17.76%) DHCP
5 54 (17.76%) TCP/IP
6 23 (7.57%) Wi-Fi
7 20 (6.58%) FTP
8 18 (5.92%) Network Security
8 18 (5.92%) VoIP
9 17 (5.59%) HTTP
10 16 (5.26%) Internet
10 16 (5.26%) IP Telephony
10 16 (5.26%) VPN
11 15 (4.93%) DMZ
11 15 (4.93%) SMTP
11 15 (4.93%) X.400
12 14 (4.61%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (4.28%) SAN
14 10 (3.29%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.95%) Oracle Database
2 12 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (3.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (2.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.97%) MySQL
6 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (0.99%) Ingres
7 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (0.99%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.99%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (2.96%) MSI
2 6 (1.97%) Eclipse
2 6 (1.97%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.97%) JMeter
2 6 (1.97%) JUnit
2 6 (1.97%) Subversion
3 3 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (0.99%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.66%) Ant
5 1 (0.33%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (12.83%) Finance
2 6 (1.97%) Advertising
3 3 (0.99%) Games
4 2 (0.66%) Back Office
4 2 (0.66%) Retail
5 1 (0.33%) Law
5 1 (0.33%) Local Government
5 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (23.03%) Support Engineer
2 46 (15.13%) Analyst
3 35 (11.51%) 2nd Line Support
3 35 (11.51%) Support Analyst
4 32 (10.53%) IT Support
5 31 (10.20%) Desktop Support
5 31 (10.20%) IT Engineer
6 30 (9.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 29 (9.54%) Systems Engineer
8 26 (8.55%) 3rd Line Support
9 22 (7.24%) IT Support Engineer
10 20 (6.58%) Service Analyst
11 19 (6.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
11 19 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 18 (5.92%) Service Desk Analyst
13 17 (5.59%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 17 (5.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 17 (5.59%) Systems Support
14 16 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
14 16 (5.26%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.59%) .NET
2 14 (4.61%) Web Services
3 13 (4.28%) .NET Framework
4 10 (3.29%) Middleware
5 8 (2.63%) RESTful
5 8 (2.63%) SOAP
6 4 (1.32%) CSS
6 4 (1.32%) HTML
6 4 (1.32%) WinForms
7 3 (0.99%) CAdES
7 3 (0.99%) Entity Framework
7 3 (0.99%) PAdES
7 3 (0.99%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (0.99%) WCF
7 3 (0.99%) WPF
7 3 (0.99%) XAdES
8 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.66%) jQuery
8 2 (0.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (0.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.59%) Data Centre
2 17 (5.59%) Management Information System
3 16 (5.26%) CESG
3 16 (5.26%) Driving Licence
4 9 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (2.96%) Fat Client
4 9 (2.96%) Thin Client
5 6 (1.97%) Clustering
5 6 (1.97%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.64%) Replication
7 4 (1.32%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.32%) iPhone
7 4 (1.32%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.66%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.66%) Robotics
9 1 (0.33%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.33%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.33%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 117 (38.49%) Windows Server
2 66 (21.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (19.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 56 (18.42%) Linux
5 46 (15.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 37 (12.17%) Windows 7
7 17 (5.59%) Windows 10
8 16 (5.26%) Windows 8
9 14 (4.61%) Windows XP
10 9 (2.96%) Unix
11 8 (2.63%) Android
12 6 (1.97%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.97%) Mac OS X
12 6 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (1.32%) Ubuntu
13 4 (1.32%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.99%) CentOS
15 2 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
15 2 (0.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (29.61%) ITIL
2 30 (9.87%) Infrastructure Management
3 25 (8.22%) Problem Management
4 20 (6.58%) Service Management
5 18 (5.92%) Application Packaging
6 16 (5.26%) Migration
7 15 (4.93%) Virtual Environments
8 14 (4.61%) High Availability
9 12 (3.95%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (3.95%) Mentoring
9 12 (3.95%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (3.95%) Service Delivery
10 11 (3.62%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (3.29%) Trend Analysis
12 8 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (2.63%) Workflow
13 7 (2.30%) Coaching
13 7 (2.30%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (2.30%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (2.30%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 44 (14.47%) SQL
2 41 (13.49%) PowerShell
3 8 (2.63%) C#
4 6 (1.97%) JavaScript
4 6 (1.97%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.64%) C++
6 4 (1.32%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.32%) VB
7 3 (0.99%) C
7 3 (0.99%) Python
8 2 (0.66%) Embedded C
8 2 (0.66%) Embedded C++
8 2 (0.66%) Java
8 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.66%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 74 (24.34%) Security Cleared
2 61 (20.07%) SC Cleared
3 48 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 43 (14.14%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (12.83%) CCNA
6 38 (12.50%) DV Cleared
7 24 (7.89%) MCSE
8 20 (6.58%) MCSA
9 19 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
9 19 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 18 (5.92%) MCP
11 15 (4.93%) CISSP
11 15 (4.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 12 (3.95%) Degree
13 11 (3.62%) CCNP
14 10 (3.29%) ISEB
15 6 (1.97%) ISTQB
16 5 (1.64%) CEH
16 5 (1.64%) MCITP
17 3 (0.99%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.57%) SLA
2 4 (1.32%) QA
3 3 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.66%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 114 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 34 (11.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (7.24%) Hyper-V
4 19 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 18 (5.92%) vSphere
6 7 (2.30%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (1.97%) Terminal Services
8 4 (1.32%) ISA Server
8 4 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.99%) Firmware
9 3 (0.99%) KVM
9 3 (0.99%) XenApp
10 2 (0.66%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.66%) UAG
10 2 (0.66%) vCloud
10 2 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (6.91%) SCCM
2 8 (2.63%) SCOM
3 7 (2.30%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.32%) Nagios
4 4 (1.32%) WSUS
5 3 (0.99%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.99%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (0.99%) Puppet
5 3 (0.99%) Rundeck
5 3 (0.99%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.66%) Netcool
6 2 (0.66%) vRealize
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 126 (41.45%) Microsoft
2 102 (33.55%) VMware
3 50 (16.45%) Cisco
4 21 (6.91%) Citrix
5 18 (5.92%) Dell
6 12 (3.95%) Oracle
7 10 (3.29%) HP
7 10 (3.29%) SonicWALL
8 9 (2.96%) Symantec
9 8 (2.63%) Apple
9 8 (2.63%) Red Hat
10 7 (2.30%) Intel
11 4 (1.32%) Juniper
11 4 (1.32%) Nortel
11 4 (1.32%) Siemens
11 4 (1.32%) Veeam
12 3 (0.99%) Veritas
12 3 (0.99%) WatchGuard
12 3 (0.99%) Wyse
12 3 (0.99%) ZyXEL
Swindon
National Trust
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: excellent holidays and 26% pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Rullion
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £20-25,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
247 Jobline
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Salisbury
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + 20 days holiday
Posted: 25 days ago
Swindon
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £23,000 Per Annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Swindon, UK
Intel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago