Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 297 316 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 19.85% 19.90% 22.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.86% 68.40% 76.46%
Number of salaries quoted 246 286 451
Wiltshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,625 £21,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £45,000 £48,750
South West median annual salary £36,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.61% -5.71% -

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 488 462 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 32.62% 29.09% 28.96%
Number of salaries quoted 419 404 576
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £25,400 £22,150 £22,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £47,500 £49,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +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 21 February 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 21 February 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 67 £37,500 +25.00% 16
Salisbury -7 63 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Chippenham +1 62 £32,500 -7.14% 11
Malmesbury +10 25 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Marlborough - 18 £37,500 -
Melksham - 14 £29,500 -
Devizes -4 6 £67,500 +170.00%
Trowbridge -2 5 £37,500 +56.25% 2
Corsham -8 3 £50,000 +85.19% 4
Windows
South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 113 (38.05%) Microsoft
2 112 (37.71%) Linux
3 82 (27.61%) ITIL
3 82 (27.61%) Active Directory
4 81 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 70 (23.57%) VMware
6 67 (22.56%) SC Cleared
7 65 (21.89%) Firewall
8 63 (21.21%) Windows Server
9 61 (20.54%) Windows 7
10 58 (19.53%) Cisco Certification
11 50 (16.84%) Cisco
12 48 (16.16%) DV Cleared
13 47 (15.82%) Windows Server 2008
13 47 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
14 46 (15.49%) C#
15 44 (14.81%) TCP/IP
15 44 (14.81%) CCNA
15 44 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
16 42 (14.14%) SQL Server
17 41 (13.80%) DNS
18 40 (13.47%) Root Cause Analysis
18 40 (13.47%) Network Security
19 39 (13.13%) DHCP
19 39 (13.13%) CESG
20 38 (12.79%) CISSP
21 37 (12.46%) SMTP
21 37 (12.46%) HTTP
21 37 (12.46%) .NET
21 37 (12.46%) Amazon AWS

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 21 (7.07%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.03%) IIS
3 7 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.68%) Skype for Business
4 5 (1.68%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.01%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 29 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (12.46%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (9.76%) Office 365
3 28 (9.43%) Serverless
4 16 (5.39%) SaaS
5 13 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.67%) IaaS
6 2 (0.67%) PaaS
7 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 65 (21.89%) Firewall
2 44 (14.81%) TCP/IP
3 41 (13.80%) DNS
4 40 (13.47%) Network Security
5 39 (13.13%) DHCP
6 37 (12.46%) HTTP
6 37 (12.46%) SMTP
7 35 (11.78%) DMZ
7 35 (11.78%) FTP
7 35 (11.78%) X.400
8 32 (10.77%) LAN
9 29 (9.76%) WAN
10 27 (9.09%) HTTPS
11 18 (6.06%) VPN
12 14 (4.71%) Wireless
13 13 (4.38%) IP Telephony
14 9 (3.03%) SAN
14 9 (3.03%) VoIP
15 8 (2.69%) Software-Defined Networking
15 8 (2.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (14.14%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.38%) Relational Database
3 12 (4.04%) RDBMS
4 9 (3.03%) MySQL
5 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.67%) Ingres
7 2 (0.67%) MariaDB
7 2 (0.67%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.67%) Redis
7 2 (0.67%) SQLite
8 1 (0.34%) Big Data
8 1 (0.34%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (6.06%) MSI
2 5 (1.68%) InstallShield
3 4 (1.35%) JIRA
4 3 (1.01%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.34%) PVCS
General
1 19 (6.40%) Finance
2 8 (2.69%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.36%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.68%) Advertising
4 5 (1.68%) Legal
4 5 (1.68%) Retail
5 2 (0.67%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.67%) Military
6 1 (0.34%) Back Office
6 1 (0.34%) Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (17.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 42 (14.14%) Support Engineer
3 33 (11.11%) Analyst
4 30 (10.10%) Developer
5 29 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 26 (8.75%) Network Engineer
6 26 (8.75%) Software Developer
7 25 (8.42%) IT Support
8 24 (8.08%) Consultant
9 20 (6.73%) Architect
10 19 (6.40%) IT Engineer
11 18 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
11 18 (6.06%) IT Support Engineer
12 17 (5.72%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
13 15 (5.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 15 (5.05%) Applications Support
14 14 (4.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 14 (4.71%) Solutions Architect
15 13 (4.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 12 (4.04%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (12.46%) .NET
2 34 (11.45%) Web Services
3 25 (8.42%) ASP.NET
4 20 (6.73%) .NET Framework
5 18 (6.06%) .NET Core
6 10 (3.37%) HTML
7 8 (2.69%) CSS
8 7 (2.36%) WinForms
9 5 (1.68%) EDI
9 5 (1.68%) HTML5
10 3 (1.01%) jQuery
10 3 (1.01%) SOAP
10 3 (1.01%) XML
11 2 (0.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (0.67%) EDIFACT
11 2 (0.67%) Entity Framework
11 2 (0.67%) JSON
11 2 (0.67%) Node.js
11 2 (0.67%) RESTful
11 2 (0.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 47 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (13.13%) CESG
3 15 (5.05%) Driving Licence
4 11 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 11 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 9 (3.03%) Life Science
6 8 (2.69%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.68%) SCADA
8 3 (1.01%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (0.67%) Clustering
9 2 (0.67%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.67%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.34%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.34%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.34%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.34%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 112 (37.71%) Linux
2 63 (21.21%) Windows Server
3 61 (20.54%) Windows 7
4 47 (15.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (10.77%) Windows 10
7 26 (8.75%) Unix
8 20 (6.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (4.71%) Windows XP
10 13 (4.38%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.01%) AIX
11 3 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.67%) Android
12 2 (0.67%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.67%) Debian
12 2 (0.67%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.67%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.34%) CentOS
13 1 (0.34%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (27.61%) ITIL
2 40 (13.47%) Root Cause Analysis
3 37 (12.46%) Virtual Environments
4 36 (12.12%) Software Engineering
5 35 (11.78%) Infrastructure Management
6 34 (11.45%) DevOps
7 31 (10.44%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (10.10%) Configuration Management
8 30 (10.10%) Microservices
9 29 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (7.07%) Mentoring
10 21 (7.07%) MVC
11 20 (6.73%) Service Delivery
12 19 (6.40%) Application Packaging
13 16 (5.39%) Service Management
14 14 (4.71%) Presales
15 11 (3.70%) Compatibility Testing
15 11 (3.70%) Software Distribution
15 11 (3.70%) TOGAF
15 11 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (15.49%) C#
2 36 (12.12%) SQL
3 22 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 13 (4.38%) Java
5 9 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 7 (2.36%) PHP
6 7 (2.36%) Python
7 6 (2.02%) C
7 6 (2.02%) VB
7 6 (2.02%) VBScript
8 2 (0.67%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.67%) C++
9 1 (0.34%) Ruby
9 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 81 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 67 (22.56%) SC Cleared
3 58 (19.53%) Cisco Certification
4 48 (16.16%) DV Cleared
5 44 (14.81%) CCNA
6 38 (12.79%) CISSP
7 35 (11.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 23 (7.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (5.05%) CCNP
10 13 (4.38%) MCP
11 10 (3.37%) Degree
12 9 (3.03%) MCSE
13 6 (2.02%) MCITP
14 5 (1.68%) MCDST
14 5 (1.68%) MCTS
14 5 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (1.35%) CCIE
15 4 (1.35%) CESG Certified Professional
15 4 (1.35%) MCSA
16 3 (1.01%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.70%) SLA
2 6 (2.02%) COBIT
3 5 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.68%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.01%) RMADS
5 2 (0.67%) GDPR
5 2 (0.67%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 82 (27.61%) Active Directory
2 36 (12.12%) vSphere
3 34 (11.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (6.06%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (4.71%) Hyper-V
5 14 (4.71%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.67%) BitLocker
6 2 (0.67%) Docker
6 2 (0.67%) Snort
6 2 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.34%) NFS
7 1 (0.34%) XenApp
7 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (10.77%) SCCM
2 30 (10.10%) Ansible
2 30 (10.10%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (9.43%) Puppet
4 6 (2.02%) WSUS
5 4 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (1.01%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.67%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.67%) Galera Cluster
7 2 (0.67%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.67%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.67%) Nagios
7 2 (0.67%) OSSEC
8 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.34%) SnapMirror
8 1 (0.34%) SnapVault
8 1 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 113 (38.05%) Microsoft
2 70 (23.57%) VMware
3 50 (16.84%) Cisco
4 16 (5.39%) Dell
5 13 (4.38%) Capita
6 10 (3.37%) HP
7 8 (2.69%) CheckPoint
7 8 (2.69%) Oracle
8 6 (2.02%) Citrix
8 6 (2.02%) SolarWinds
9 4 (1.35%) Remedy
10 3 (1.01%) AlienVault
10 3 (1.01%) EMC
10 3 (1.01%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.67%) IBM
11 2 (0.67%) Intel
11 2 (0.67%) LogRhythm
11 2 (0.67%) Lumension
11 2 (0.67%) NetApp
11 2 (0.67%) Veeam