The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheadle region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 38 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 18.18% 59.38% 22.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 97.44% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 26 11
Average salary £39,000 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.58% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £46,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +4.28%
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 Cheadle region.

Operating Systems Category
Cheadle
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 39 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 18.18% 60.94% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 26 11
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Cheadle region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

Windows
Salary Trend in Cheadle

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

Windows Salary Trend in Cheadle

Windows
Salary Histogram in Cheadle

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Cheadle region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Cheadle

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheadle 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 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (56.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (56.00%) CheckPoint
2 14 (56.00%) Wyse
2 14 (56.00%) Firewall
2 14 (56.00%) Hyper-V
2 14 (56.00%) Windows 7
2 14 (56.00%) Windows 8
3 13 (52.00%) SAN
4 11 (44.00%) Finance
5 8 (32.00%) QA
6 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (24.00%) VMware
7 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
8 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 5 (20.00%) 3PAR
8 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Backup Exec
8 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (20.00%) Symantec
8 5 (20.00%) MCSE
8 5 (20.00%) Terminal Services
8 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 5 (20.00%) LAN
8 5 (20.00%) WAN
8 5 (20.00%) HP
8 5 (20.00%) ISEB
8 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheadle 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 (24.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.00%) IIS
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (56.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) Firewall
2 13 (52.00%) SAN
3 5 (20.00%) LAN
3 5 (20.00%) WAN
4 4 (16.00%) DHCP
4 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (16.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Infrastructure Technician
2 8 (32.00%) Tester
3 5 (20.00%) Software Tester
4 3 (12.00%) Performance Tester
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support
6 1 (4.00%) Server Technician
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows 7
1 14 (56.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
1 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (4.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (4.00%) OOP
2 1 (4.00%) OO
2 1 (4.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.00%) C#
2 3 (12.00%) C++
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) MCSE
1 5 (20.00%) ISEB
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) QA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (20.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (56.00%) CheckPoint
2 14 (56.00%) Wyse
3 6 (24.00%) VMware
4 5 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 5 (20.00%) Symantec
4 5 (20.00%) HP
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