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

Microsoft Windows
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 125 189 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.69% 20.21% 24.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.41% 65.17% 82.54%
Number of salaries quoted 111 161 219
Median salary £37,500 £32,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.18% -1.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +1.35%  

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 214 290 338
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 28.57% 31.02% 29.70%
Number of salaries quoted 189 249 273
Median salary £35,000 £32,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.37% -4.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,688 £43,000
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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -9 54 £30,000 -17.80% 5
Salisbury +5 28 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Chippenham -7 23 £42,500 +33.27% 3
Corsham -2 5 £38,000 +16.92%
Malmesbury -3 3 £47,500 +22.58% 1
Devizes - 3 £39,000 -
Calne - 2 £21,000 -
Melksham - 2 £27,500 - 1
Windows
South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 127 (43.20%) Microsoft
2 121 (41.16%) Active Directory
2 121 (41.16%) Windows Server
3 94 (31.97%) Security Cleared
4 93 (31.63%) ITIL
5 90 (30.61%) VMware
6 79 (26.87%) SC Cleared
7 67 (22.79%) SQL
8 62 (21.09%) Linux
9 61 (20.75%) Firewall
10 58 (19.73%) TCP/IP
11 56 (19.05%) DNS
11 56 (19.05%) SQL Server
11 56 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
12 55 (18.71%) MS Exchange
13 54 (18.37%) DV Cleared
14 51 (17.35%) DHCP
14 51 (17.35%) Microsoft Office
15 50 (17.01%) WAN
15 50 (17.01%) LAN
15 50 (17.01%) Finance
15 50 (17.01%) Windows Server 2012
16 49 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
17 46 (15.65%) Microsoft Certification
18 45 (15.31%) Office 365
19 43 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
20 42 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
20 42 (14.29%) Cisco
21 41 (13.95%) PowerShell
22 39 (13.27%) CCNA

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 55 (18.71%) MS Exchange
2 20 (6.80%) IIS
3 19 (6.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (3.40%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.38%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.36%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.68%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.34%) Apache
11 1 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.34%) CMS
11 1 (0.34%) Drupal
11 1 (0.34%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 51 (17.35%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 45 (15.31%) Office 365
2 13 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.04%) SaaS
4 5 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 61 (20.75%) Firewall
2 58 (19.73%) TCP/IP
3 56 (19.05%) DNS
4 51 (17.35%) DHCP
5 50 (17.01%) LAN
5 50 (17.01%) WAN
6 28 (9.52%) FTP
6 28 (9.52%) HTTP
7 24 (8.16%) SMTP
7 24 (8.16%) X.400
8 21 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
9 18 (6.12%) Internet
10 15 (5.10%) VoIP
11 14 (4.76%) DMZ
11 14 (4.76%) Network Security
12 9 (3.06%) DASS2
12 9 (3.06%) DPNSS
12 9 (3.06%) TETRA
12 9 (3.06%) Wireless
12 9 (3.06%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.10%) Oracle Database
3 13 (4.42%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (3.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.36%) Ingres
7 4 (1.36%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.36%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.02%) MySQL
8 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.68%) MS Access
9 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (3.06%) MSI
2 6 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.02%) InstallShield
4 2 (0.68%) Ant
4 2 (0.68%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.68%) Subversion
5 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.34%) Grunt
5 1 (0.34%) JMeter
5 1 (0.34%) JUnit
5 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 50 (17.01%) Finance
2 7 (2.38%) Advertising
3 5 (1.70%) Military
4 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.68%) Marketing
4 2 (0.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.34%) Back Office
5 1 (0.34%) Law
5 1 (0.34%) Local Government
5 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (25.51%) Support Engineer
2 54 (18.37%) Analyst
3 37 (12.59%) Support Analyst
4 33 (11.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 33 (11.22%) 3rd Line Support
5 29 (9.86%) IT Support
6 27 (9.18%) Desktop Support
7 26 (8.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 25 (8.50%) IT Engineer
9 24 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 23 (7.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 23 (7.82%) Architect
11 19 (6.46%) Network Engineer
11 19 (6.46%) Systems Engineer
12 18 (6.12%) IT Support Engineer
13 17 (5.78%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 16 (5.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 16 (5.44%) Service Analyst
14 16 (5.44%) Service Desk Analyst
15 15 (5.10%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.76%) .NET
2 12 (4.08%) Middleware
3 9 (3.06%) Web Services
3 9 (3.06%) XML
4 7 (2.38%) .NET Framework
5 6 (2.04%) EDI
6 4 (1.36%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (1.36%) CSS
6 4 (1.36%) HTML
6 4 (1.36%) JSF
6 4 (1.36%) Spring
7 3 (1.02%) EDIFACT
7 3 (1.02%) WCF
7 3 (1.02%) WinForms
8 2 (0.68%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (0.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (0.68%) LINQ
8 2 (0.68%) Software Packaging
8 2 (0.68%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (8.50%) Driving Licence
3 24 (8.16%) CESG
4 20 (6.80%) Management Information System
5 16 (5.44%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (4.08%) Client/Server
6 12 (4.08%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.36%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.68%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.68%) iPhone
8 2 (0.68%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.68%) PKI
8 2 (0.68%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.34%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.34%) CCTV
9 1 (0.34%) Clustering
9 1 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.34%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 121 (41.16%) Windows Server
2 62 (21.09%) Linux
3 56 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (17.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (12.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (12.24%) Windows 7
7 22 (7.48%) Windows 10
8 17 (5.78%) Windows 8
8 17 (5.78%) Windows XP
9 12 (4.08%) Unix
10 9 (3.06%) Windows 2000 Server
11 6 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (1.70%) Android
12 5 (1.70%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (0.68%) Solaris
14 1 (0.34%) AIX
14 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (31.63%) ITIL
2 28 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
3 20 (6.80%) Presales
4 19 (6.46%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (6.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (6.12%) Virtual Environments
6 15 (5.10%) Application Packaging
6 15 (5.10%) Root Cause Analysis
6 15 (5.10%) Service Management
6 15 (5.10%) Workflow
7 14 (4.76%) Problem Management
8 12 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (3.74%) Mentoring
9 11 (3.74%) SOA
9 11 (3.74%) Software Engineering
10 10 (3.40%) High Availability
10 10 (3.40%) Proactive Monitoring
10 10 (3.40%) Security Monitoring
10 10 (3.40%) UML
11 9 (3.06%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 67 (22.79%) SQL
2 41 (13.95%) PowerShell
3 9 (3.06%) C#
4 8 (2.72%) Java
5 7 (2.38%) VB
6 5 (1.70%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.36%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.36%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.36%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.36%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.02%) C
9 2 (0.68%) C++
9 2 (0.68%) Embedded C
9 2 (0.68%) Embedded C++
9 2 (0.68%) PHP
9 2 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 94 (31.97%) Security Cleared
2 79 (26.87%) SC Cleared
3 54 (18.37%) DV Cleared
4 49 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 46 (15.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 39 (13.27%) CCNA
7 29 (9.86%) MCSE
8 25 (8.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 24 (8.16%) MCSA
10 18 (6.12%) CISSP
11 14 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 13 (4.42%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (4.42%) MCP
13 10 (3.40%) CCNP
13 10 (3.40%) CISMP
14 6 (2.04%) Degree
15 4 (1.36%) ISEB
16 2 (0.68%) MOS
17 1 (0.34%) EMC Certification
17 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.46%) SLA
2 6 (2.04%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (1.36%) QA
4 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 121 (41.16%) Active Directory
2 42 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 21 (7.14%) vSphere
5 13 (4.42%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (2.72%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (1.36%) Firmware
7 4 (1.36%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.68%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.68%) XenApp
9 1 (0.34%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (8.16%) SCCM
2 9 (3.06%) SCOM
3 3 (1.02%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.02%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.68%) Nagios
4 2 (0.68%) Netcool
4 2 (0.68%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.68%) SCSM
4 2 (0.68%) SCVMM
4 2 (0.68%) WSUS
5 1 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.34%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 127 (43.20%) Microsoft
2 90 (30.61%) VMware
3 42 (14.29%) Cisco
4 21 (7.14%) Citrix
5 20 (6.80%) Oracle
6 15 (5.10%) Dell
7 10 (3.40%) ArcSight
7 10 (3.40%) HP
8 9 (3.06%) Nortel
8 9 (3.06%) Siemens
9 8 (2.72%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.70%) Apple
10 5 (1.70%) SonicWALL
10 5 (1.70%) Symantec
11 4 (1.36%) Remedy
12 3 (1.02%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.02%) McAfee
12 3 (1.02%) Sage
13 2 (0.68%) AppSense
13 2 (0.68%) WatchGuard
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Alertsystems.co.uk
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + car allowance + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum £30,000- £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 30 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Salisbury
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £46000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Salary: £29620 - £44380 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago