The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 24 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 20.51% 13.04% 32.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 82.76% 78.26% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 27
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Windows
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Altrincham region.

Operating Systems Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 24.79% 16.67% 34.15%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 28
Average salary £46,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.42% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Altrincham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

Windows
Salary Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Altrincham region.

Windows Salary Trend in Altrincham

Windows
Salary Histogram in Altrincham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Altrincham region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Altrincham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 27 (60.00%) Oracle
1 27 (60.00%) ITIL
2 25 (55.56%) UNIX
3 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
5 17 (37.78%) Degree
6 14 (31.11%) Linux
7 13 (28.89%) Firewall
7 13 (28.89%) Finance
8 12 (26.67%) SQL
8 12 (26.67%) MS Exchange
9 11 (24.44%) Citrix
9 11 (24.44%) WebLogic
9 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (24.44%) Relational Database
10 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
10 10 (22.22%) MS Excel
10 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (20.00%) Project Management
11 9 (20.00%) Information Security
11 9 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (20.00%) Line Management
12 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
12 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database
12 7 (15.56%) Business Continuity
13 6 (13.33%) Migration
13 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2
13 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
13 6 (13.33%) HP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (24.44%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.67%) Apache
3 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Line 100
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) Firewall
2 4 (8.89%) DNS
2 4 (8.89%) SAN
2 4 (8.89%) DHCP
3 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.44%) LAN
3 2 (4.44%) WAN
3 2 (4.44%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 11 (24.44%) Relational Database
3 9 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database
5 5 (11.11%) DB2
6 4 (8.89%) MySQL
7 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (6.67%) RDBMS
7 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (4.44%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.22%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Consultant
1 9 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 9 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (15.56%) Team Leader
2 7 (15.56%) Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 4 (8.89%) Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Database Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle Team Leader
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Team Leader
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Server Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) HTML
2 4 (8.89%) DCOM
3 3 (6.67%) CSS
3 3 (6.67%) Middleware
4 2 (4.44%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (4.44%) J2EE
4 2 (4.44%) Java EE
5 1 (2.22%) jQuery
5 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.22%) .NET
5 1 (2.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Thin Client
1 4 (8.89%) Fat Client
2 2 (4.44%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.22%) Firmware
3 1 (2.22%) Telematics
3 1 (2.22%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 25 (55.56%) UNIX
2 14 (31.11%) Linux
3 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
6 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.67%) AIX
7 3 (6.67%) HPUX
7 3 (6.67%) Solaris
7 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.44%) SUSE
8 2 (4.44%) Debian
8 2 (4.44%) OS/400
8 2 (4.44%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) ITIL
2 9 (20.00%) Project Management
2 9 (20.00%) Information Security
2 9 (20.00%) Line Management
3 7 (15.56%) Business Continuity
4 6 (13.33%) Migration
4 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 5 (11.11%) Change Management
5 5 (11.11%) Data Management
6 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.89%) Performance Improvement
7 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.67%) Coaching
7 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.67%) OO
7 3 (6.67%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.44%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (4.44%) Software Testing
8 2 (4.44%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.44%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.67%) Perl
5 2 (4.44%) C
5 2 (4.44%) VBScript
5 2 (4.44%) Java
6 1 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) Degree
2 9 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (8.89%) MCSE
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.44%) Squid
3 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.44%) vSphere
3 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.44%) vCloud
3 2 (4.44%) KVM
4 1 (2.22%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Backup Exec
2 3 (6.67%) WSUS
2 3 (6.67%) SCCM
3 2 (4.44%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.44%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 27 (60.00%) Oracle
2 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
3 11 (24.44%) Citrix
4 6 (13.33%) HP
5 5 (11.11%) EMC
5 5 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 5 (11.11%) VMware
6 4 (8.89%) Sybase
6 4 (8.89%) Cisco
6 4 (8.89%) IBM
6 4 (8.89%) Symantec
6 4 (8.89%) Sophos
6 4 (8.89%) Websense
7 3 (6.67%) NetApp
8 2 (4.44%) Juniper
8 2 (4.44%) BMC
8 2 (4.44%) CA
8 2 (4.44%) Brocade
8 2 (4.44%) Fortinet
8 2 (4.44%) ProCurve
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