The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 10 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +20
Permanent jobs citing Windows 17 35 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 22.08% 22.01% 6.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 71.43% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 8
Average salary £25,000 £49,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.97% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
17 49 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 22.08% 30.82% 36.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 52
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,650 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bolton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 17 (65.38%) Windows Server
2 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (57.69%) VMware
4 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (38.46%) DHCP
6 10 (38.46%) DNS
7 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
8 7 (26.92%) Terminal Services
8 7 (26.92%) HP
9 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (23.08%) SAN
9 6 (23.08%) SLA
9 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
9 6 (23.08%) SAP
9 6 (23.08%) MCSE
9 6 (23.08%) VMware ESX
9 6 (23.08%) CCNA
9 6 (23.08%) Manufacturing
9 6 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (23.08%) NAS
9 6 (23.08%) Veeam
9 6 (23.08%) Skype for Business
9 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (23.08%) HP StoreVirtual
10 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
10 5 (19.23%) Sun
11 4 (15.38%) Windows XP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
1 6 (23.08%) Skype for Business
2 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) DHCP
1 10 (38.46%) DNS
2 6 (23.08%) NAS
2 6 (23.08%) SAN
3 4 (15.38%) Firewall
3 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.54%) VoIP
5 2 (7.69%) Network Security
5 2 (7.69%) VLAN
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.85%) LAN
6 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 4 (15.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Administrator
1 8 (30.77%) IT Administrator
1 8 (30.77%) IT Systems Administrator
1 8 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) IT Support
3 5 (19.23%) Support Technician
4 4 (15.38%) IT Support Technician
4 4 (15.38%) IT Technician
5 3 (11.54%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.85%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.85%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows Server
2 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
5 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
6 3 (11.54%) Linux
7 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (7.69%) ERP
2 2 (7.69%) Test Management
2 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
2 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
3 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
3 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (3.85%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) C
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) CCNA
1 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (23.08%) MCSE
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) Terminal Services
3 6 (23.08%) VMware ESX
4 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (11.54%) VMware Server
4 3 (11.54%) vSphere
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) VMware
2 7 (26.92%) HP
3 6 (23.08%) SAP
3 6 (23.08%) Veeam
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) Sun
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper
5 1 (3.85%) NetApp
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