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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 9 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 30 14 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 20.98% 19.44% 22.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 93.33% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 24
Median salary £35,000 £25,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,650 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%

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
30 15 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 20.98% 20.83% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 35
Median salary £35,000 £25,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 20 February 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bolton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Windows.

1 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
1 24 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 17 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (34.00%) SCCM
3 17 (34.00%) Security Cleared
3 17 (34.00%) SCOrch
4 16 (32.00%) Windows Server
4 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
5 15 (30.00%) ITIL
5 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 14 (28.00%) Service Management
6 14 (28.00%) Windows 7
7 13 (26.00%) C#
8 11 (22.00%) HP
8 11 (22.00%) DHCP
8 11 (22.00%) DNS
9 10 (20.00%) .NET
9 10 (20.00%) MS Office
10 9 (18.00%) MCP
10 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
10 9 (18.00%) Problem Management
11 8 (16.00%) BC Cleared
11 8 (16.00%) Application Packaging
11 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (16.00%) MCSE
11 8 (16.00%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (16.00%) MSI
11 8 (16.00%) InstallShield

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 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 5 (10.00%) Skype for Business
1 5 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.00%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (12.00%) Office 365
2 3 (6.00%) IaaS
2 3 (6.00%) PaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) DHCP
1 11 (22.00%) DNS
2 5 (10.00%) Skype
3 4 (8.00%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (4.00%) Firewall
4 2 (4.00%) SMS
4 2 (4.00%) VLAN
5 1 (2.00%) IPsec
5 1 (2.00%) LAN
5 1 (2.00%) MPLS
5 1 (2.00%) Softphone
5 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.00%) VPN
5 1 (2.00%) WAN
5 1 (2.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) InstallShield
1 8 (16.00%) MSI
2 5 (10.00%) Moq
2 5 (10.00%) MSTest
2 5 (10.00%) NUnit
2 5 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.00%) Ant
5 2 (4.00%) Gradle
5 2 (4.00%) Maven
5 2 (4.00%) Mercurial
5 2 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (16.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Administrator
4 5 (10.00%) Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Developer
4 5 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) IT Operations Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Service Operations Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) SharePoint Administrator
4 5 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 4 (8.00%) ICT Technician
5 4 (8.00%) Operations Team Leader
5 4 (8.00%) Senior ICT Technician
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Technician
5 4 (8.00%) Service Operations Team Leader
6 2 (4.00%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (10.00%) Castle Windsor
2 5 (10.00%) Ninject
2 5 (10.00%) Spring.NET
2 5 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
2 5 (10.00%) WinForms
2 5 (10.00%) WPF
3 2 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Tandem
2 3 (6.00%) iPad
3 2 (4.00%) Social Media
4 1 (2.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.00%) Windows Server
2 14 (28.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.00%) Linux
5 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.00%) ITIL
3 14 (28.00%) Service Management
4 9 (18.00%) Problem Management
5 8 (16.00%) Application Packaging
5 8 (16.00%) Application Virtualisation
5 8 (16.00%) DevOps
6 7 (14.00%) Kanban
7 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (10.00%) MVVM
7 5 (10.00%) Scrum
7 5 (10.00%) TDD
8 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.00%) SDLC
10 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.00%) Release Management
10 2 (4.00%) Virtual Environments
10 2 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 13 (26.00%) C#
3 7 (14.00%) Java
4 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (34.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (18.00%) MCP
2 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (16.00%) BC Cleared
3 8 (16.00%) MCSE
4 4 (8.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.00%) MCSA
5 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (34.00%) SCCM
1 17 (34.00%) SCOrch
2 2 (4.00%) WSUS
3 1 (2.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.00%) HP
3 6 (12.00%) VMware
4 2 (4.00%) AppDynamics
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco
4 2 (4.00%) Facebook
4 2 (4.00%) New Relic
4 2 (4.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.00%) Apple
5 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.00%) CommVault
5 1 (2.00%) Guidewire
5 1 (2.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.00%) Lotus
5 1 (2.00%) NetApp
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago