The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 8 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 19 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 20.00% 26.02% 20.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 88.89% 82.50%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 31
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,900 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
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 Bolton region.

Operating Systems Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
19 36 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 20.00% 29.27% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 38
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £42,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Windows
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Windows Salary Trend in Bolton

Windows
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bolton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Windows.

1 19 (61.29%) Windows Server
2 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
4 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
5 11 (35.48%) DHCP
5 11 (35.48%) DNS
6 10 (32.26%) VMware
7 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
8 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
8 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
8 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (22.58%) Office 365
9 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
9 6 (19.35%) Windows XP
9 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
9 6 (19.35%) Legal
9 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (16.13%) CCNA
10 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (16.13%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
11 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (12.90%) SCCM
11 4 (12.90%) ITIL
11 4 (12.90%) SLA
11 4 (12.90%) MS Office
12 3 (9.68%) SAP
12 3 (9.68%) SQL

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
2 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
3 5 (16.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (9.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Office 365
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) DHCP
1 11 (35.48%) DNS
2 3 (9.68%) NAS
2 3 (9.68%) SAN
3 2 (6.45%) Network Security
3 2 (6.45%) VLAN
4 1 (3.23%) Broadband
4 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.23%) LAN
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Kalido
General
1 6 (19.35%) Legal
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) SharePoint Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.68%) Server Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Support Technician
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) IT Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) IT Support
6 2 (6.45%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (6.45%) IT Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) IT Technician
6 2 (6.45%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) UAT Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (3.23%) CSS
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) jQuery
1 1 (3.23%) React
1 1 (3.23%) REST
1 1 (3.23%) SOAP
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
1 1 (3.23%) XML
1 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.68%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Windows Server
2 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
4 6 (19.35%) Windows XP
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.23%) Windows NT
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (9.68%) Code Optimisation
3 3 (9.68%) Patch Management
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.23%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 1 (3.23%) ERP
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.23%) Line Management
5 1 (3.23%) Migration
5 1 (3.23%) MVC
5 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.23%) Refactoring
5 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) Single Responsibility Principle
5 1 (3.23%) Test Management
5 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.23%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.68%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) C
3 1 (3.23%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (16.13%) CCNA
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.68%) MCSE
3 3 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.45%) MCDST
4 2 (6.45%) MCP
5 1 (3.23%) Degree
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) Terminal Services
2 3 (9.68%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.45%) VMware Server
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) DameWare
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (32.26%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) HP
3 3 (9.68%) Informatica
3 3 (9.68%) SAP
3 3 (9.68%) Sun
3 3 (9.68%) Veeam
4 1 (3.23%) Autodesk
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