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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 19 13 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Permanent jobs citing Windows 19 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 12.26% 16.07% 4.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 95.00% 100.00% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 5
Median salary £39,500 £32,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.53% +62.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £25,250 £18,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,050 £24,300
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
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
20 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 12.90% 16.07% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 7
Median salary £39,500 £30,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,700 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,530 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +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 September 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bolton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 32 (82.05%) Windows Server
2 22 (56.41%) Windows Server 2012
2 22 (56.41%) SQL Server
3 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (48.72%) SharePoint
5 15 (38.46%) PowerShell
5 15 (38.46%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (33.33%) Office 365
7 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
8 10 (25.64%) iPad
9 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
10 6 (15.38%) DNS
10 6 (15.38%) Linux
10 6 (15.38%) DHCP
10 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (12.82%) Finance
11 5 (12.82%) VMware
11 5 (12.82%) Degree
11 5 (12.82%) SQL
11 5 (12.82%) ITIL
11 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (10.26%) Informatica
12 4 (10.26%) C#
12 4 (10.26%) WAN
12 4 (10.26%) LAN
12 4 (10.26%) Kalido
12 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure

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 19 (48.72%) SharePoint
2 15 (38.46%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.56%) IBM Domino
4 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (33.33%) Office 365
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) DHCP
1 6 (15.38%) DNS
2 4 (10.26%) LAN
2 4 (10.26%) WAN
3 3 (7.69%) Firewall
3 3 (7.69%) SMS
3 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.13%) Intranet
4 2 (5.13%) IP Telephony
4 2 (5.13%) VLAN
5 1 (2.56%) Broadband
5 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.56%) Network Security
5 1 (2.56%) VoIP
5 1 (2.56%) VPN
5 1 (2.56%) Wireless
5 1 (2.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (56.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) Kalido
3 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.69%) Redis
4 1 (2.56%) Big Data
4 1 (2.56%) MySQL
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Mercurial
1 3 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Administrator
1 14 (35.90%) SharePoint Administrator
2 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) UAT Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Server Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Support Specialist
5 1 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (2.56%) Architect
5 1 (2.56%) DBA
5 1 (2.56%) Developer
5 1 (2.56%) Graduate
5 1 (2.56%) Service Analyst
5 1 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Technical Support
5 1 (2.56%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
1 3 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.56%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) jQuery
2 1 (2.56%) React
2 1 (2.56%) REST
2 1 (2.56%) SOAP
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) XML
2 1 (2.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) iPad
2 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Social Media
4 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.56%) Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (82.05%) Windows Server
2 22 (56.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (15.38%) Linux
5 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.56%) CentOS
8 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.56%) Windows NT
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (12.82%) ITIL
3 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (10.26%) Code Optimisation
3 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (7.69%) DevOps
4 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 3 (7.69%) Kanban
4 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.69%) Web Development
5 2 (5.13%) ITSM
5 2 (5.13%) Service Management
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.56%) High Availability
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.56%) Migration
6 1 (2.56%) MVC
6 1 (2.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 5 (12.82%) SQL
3 4 (10.26%) C#
4 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.56%) Tcl
5 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.56%) XenApp
4 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
2 2 (5.13%) WSUS
3 1 (2.56%) DameWare
3 1 (2.56%) Simpana
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) VMware
3 4 (10.26%) Informatica
4 3 (7.69%) Facebook
4 3 (7.69%) New Relic
5 1 (2.56%) Autodesk
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) CommVault
5 1 (2.56%) Dell
5 1 (2.56%) Draytek
5 1 (2.56%) EMC
5 1 (2.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) Lotus
5 1 (2.56%) NetApp
5 1 (2.56%) NETGEAR
5 1 (2.56%) Veeam
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