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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 17 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 33.33% 37.88% 48.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.83% 89.29% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 21
Average salary £40,000 £28,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -28.75%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
24 28 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 47.06% 42.42% 68.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 23
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 27 (61.36%) Visual Studio
2 22 (50.00%) SQL
3 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 17 (38.64%) C#
5 15 (34.09%) Web Services
5 15 (34.09%) Software Engineering
6 13 (29.55%) VMware
6 13 (29.55%) WCF
7 12 (27.27%) Scrum
7 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 11 (25.00%) Linux
8 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 10 (22.73%) Change Control
9 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (20.45%) HTML
10 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
10 9 (20.45%) CSS
10 9 (20.45%) Finance
10 9 (20.45%) jQuery
10 9 (20.45%) Communications Security
10 9 (20.45%) HTML5
10 9 (20.45%) CSS3
11 8 (18.18%) Wonderware
12 7 (15.91%) Validation
12 7 (15.91%) NUnit
12 7 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (15.91%) Windows Identity Foundation

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.55%) ArchestrA
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.36%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) SAN
2 4 (9.09%) RFID
3 2 (4.55%) WAN
3 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.27%) LAN
4 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.27%) Firewall
4 1 (2.27%) VLAN
4 1 (2.27%) Network Security
4 1 (2.27%) NAS
4 1 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.27%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.36%) MySQL
4 4 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 4 (9.09%) RavenDB
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (9.09%) Couchbase
5 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (61.36%) Visual Studio
2 7 (15.91%) NUnit
2 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
3 6 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (11.36%) Selenium
4 5 (11.36%) Eclipse
4 5 (11.36%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (11.36%) JUnit
4 5 (11.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (4.55%) Gerrit
5 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.55%) FxCop
5 2 (4.55%) StyleCop
5 2 (4.55%) Moq
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Marketing
3 3 (6.82%) Electronics
4 2 (4.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Developer
2 9 (20.45%) Software Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) C# Software Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Software Tester
5 6 (13.64%) C++ Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Tester
5 6 (13.64%) Software Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) UI Programmer
6 5 (11.36%) UI Developer
7 4 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Operations Manager
8 3 (6.82%) Technical Manager
8 3 (6.82%) Technical Operations Manager
9 2 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Senior UI Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) Web Services
2 13 (29.55%) WCF
3 11 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 9 (20.45%) HTML5
4 9 (20.45%) jQuery
4 9 (20.45%) HTML
4 9 (20.45%) CSS
4 9 (20.45%) CSS3
5 7 (15.91%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 6 (13.64%) .NET
6 6 (13.64%) LINQ
6 6 (13.64%) ATL
6 6 (13.64%) Ninject
7 5 (11.36%) RESTful
7 5 (11.36%) Backbone.js
8 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (9.09%) REST
8 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
8 4 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 4 (9.09%) Social Media
2 3 (6.82%) Graphic Design
3 2 (4.55%) Human Factors
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Linux
2 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.82%) Mac OS
4 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Software Engineering
2 12 (27.27%) Scrum
2 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (22.73%) Change Control
4 9 (20.45%) Communications Security
5 7 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (15.91%) Validation
6 6 (13.64%) Regression Testing
6 6 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 6 (13.64%) Software Testing
6 6 (13.64%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (9.09%) Test Strategy
7 4 (9.09%) Multithreading
7 4 (9.09%) Stress Testing
7 4 (9.09%) Requirements Management
7 4 (9.09%) SOA
7 4 (9.09%) MVC
8 3 (6.82%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (6.82%) Operations Management
9 2 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (50.00%) SQL
2 17 (38.64%) C#
3 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.64%) C++
4 6 (13.64%) Ruby
5 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.55%) Tcl
7 1 (2.27%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) ISEB
1 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (2.27%) MCSA
3 1 (2.27%) CCNA
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.55%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 13 (29.55%) VMware
3 8 (18.18%) Wonderware
4 4 (9.09%) Apple
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco
6 1 (2.27%) EMC
6 1 (2.27%) Citrix
6 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.27%) McAfee
6 1 (2.27%) SolidWorks