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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 16 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 15 15 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 20.00% 14.71% 34.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 83.33% 71.43% 88.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 29
Average salary £40,000 £44,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +30.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £34,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
18 21 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 24.00% 20.59% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 33
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £17,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 23 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Altrincham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 21 (52.50%) UNIX
2 19 (47.50%) ITIL
3 18 (45.00%) Oracle
4 16 (40.00%) SQL
4 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (40.00%) Degree
5 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (30.00%) HTML
5 12 (30.00%) Linux
6 11 (27.50%) Finance
7 10 (25.00%) Firewall
7 10 (25.00%) MySQL
7 10 (25.00%) OO
7 10 (25.00%) Citrix
8 9 (22.50%) Project Management
8 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
8 9 (22.50%) Java
8 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
8 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (22.50%) Relational Database
9 7 (17.50%) WebLogic
9 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
9 7 (17.50%) Java EE
10 6 (15.00%) Software Testing
10 6 (15.00%) Document Management
10 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
10 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (15.00%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (12.50%) MS Office

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.50%) WebLogic
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.50%) Apache
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Line 100
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.50%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (10.00%) DNS
2 4 (10.00%) DHCP
3 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (5.00%) SAN
4 2 (5.00%) LAN
4 2 (5.00%) WAN
5 1 (2.50%) VPN
5 1 (2.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) MySQL
2 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) Relational Database
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Subversion
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.00%) JUnit
2 2 (5.00%) Redmine
3 1 (2.50%) WATIR
3 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Back Office
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Developer
2 7 (17.50%) Team Leader
3 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Support Team Leader
3 5 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 5 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
4 4 (10.00%) Systems Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) HTML
2 7 (17.50%) Java EE
3 5 (12.50%) CSS
3 5 (12.50%) jQuery
4 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (10.00%) Ajax
4 4 (10.00%) .NET
4 4 (10.00%) J2EE
4 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.00%) SOAP
5 2 (5.00%) Web Services
5 2 (5.00%) XML
6 1 (2.50%) Java SE
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (5.00%) Telematics
1 2 (5.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.50%) New Media
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) UNIX
2 12 (30.00%) Linux
3 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.00%) Solaris
6 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.50%) CentOS
7 1 (2.50%) openSUSE
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) ITIL
2 10 (25.00%) OO
3 9 (22.50%) Project Management
4 6 (15.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (15.00%) Document Management
4 6 (15.00%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (12.50%) Migration
5 5 (12.50%) Information Security
5 5 (12.50%) Line Management
6 4 (10.00%) Change Management
6 4 (10.00%) OOP
7 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.50%) MVC
7 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Integration Testing
8 2 (5.00%) ERD
8 2 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) SQL
2 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (22.50%) Java
4 5 (12.50%) C
5 4 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.50%) Perl
7 1 (2.50%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (10.00%) MCSE
4 2 (5.00%) MCITP
4 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.50%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.00%) vCloud
3 2 (5.00%) vSphere
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 3 (7.50%) SCCM
2 3 (7.50%) WSUS
3 2 (5.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Oracle
2 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (10.00%) VMware
5 3 (7.50%) HP
5 3 (7.50%) Symantec
6 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
6 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.00%) EMC
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco
6 2 (5.00%) ProCurve
7 1 (2.50%) Twitter
7 1 (2.50%) NetApp
7 1 (2.50%) Sage
7 1 (2.50%) Draytek
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