The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 25 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 17.01% 21.59% 13.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.76% 43.18% 25.97%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 19
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,875 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +2.50%
Windows
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Knutsford region.

Operating Systems Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
33 44 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 22.45% 50.00% 52.03%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 75
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Windows
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Windows Salary Trend in Knutsford

Windows
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 29 (52.73%) Finance
2 26 (47.27%) ITIL
3 19 (34.55%) Active Directory
3 19 (34.55%) VMware
4 18 (32.73%) Dell
5 17 (30.91%) HP
5 17 (30.91%) Change Management
6 16 (29.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (29.09%) Linux
6 16 (29.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (25.45%) NAS
7 14 (25.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (25.45%) UNIX
7 14 (25.45%) MS Exchange
7 14 (25.45%) DNS
7 14 (25.45%) TCP/IP
7 14 (25.45%) SAN
7 14 (25.45%) PowerShell
8 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (21.82%) Windows 7
9 11 (20.00%) Windows 8
9 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (20.00%) Hyper-V
9 11 (20.00%) IBM
9 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 10 (18.18%) VPN
10 10 (18.18%) Cisco
10 10 (18.18%) Apple
11 9 (16.36%) CCNA
11 9 (16.36%) Cisco Certification

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 14 (25.45%) MS Exchange
1 14 (25.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (9.09%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.45%) TCP/IP
1 14 (25.45%) DNS
1 14 (25.45%) SAN
1 14 (25.45%) NAS
2 10 (18.18%) VPN
3 9 (16.36%) ADSL
3 9 (16.36%) DHCP
3 9 (16.36%) VLAN
3 9 (16.36%) VDSL
4 5 (9.09%) SMTP
5 3 (5.45%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.82%) Internet
6 1 (1.82%) VoIP
6 1 (1.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) DB2
2 5 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (9.09%) Ingres
2 5 (9.09%) OLTP
2 5 (9.09%) DB2 UDB
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.45%) Big Data
4 3 (5.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Grunt
2 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (52.73%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (18.18%) IT Manager
2 9 (16.36%) DBA
3 7 (12.73%) Developer
3 7 (12.73%) Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Teradata DBA
5 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (7.27%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (7.27%) SQL DBA
7 3 (5.45%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Security Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Service Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.64%) Citrix Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Citrix Support
8 2 (3.64%) Head of Infrastructure
8 2 (3.64%) Citrix Support Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) UI Programmer
9 1 (1.82%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) HTML
1 7 (12.73%) CSS
1 7 (12.73%) jQuery
2 6 (10.91%) Sass
2 6 (10.91%) .NET
3 3 (5.45%) Middleware
4 2 (3.64%) HTML5
4 2 (3.64%) XML
5 1 (1.82%) WSDL
5 1 (1.82%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.82%) RESTful
5 1 (1.82%) CSS3
5 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.82%) ISPF
5 1 (1.82%) Java EE
5 1 (1.82%) JSON
5 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.36%) Clustering
3 6 (10.91%) User Experience
4 4 (7.27%) Cryptography
4 4 (7.27%) Replication
5 3 (5.45%) Mainframe
6 2 (3.64%) Tandem
7 1 (1.82%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.09%) Linux
1 16 (29.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (25.45%) UNIX
3 12 (21.82%) Windows 7
4 11 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (9.09%) AIX
5 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.45%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.82%) Android
7 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.82%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (47.27%) ITIL
2 17 (30.91%) Change Management
3 9 (16.36%) Problem Management
3 9 (16.36%) Capacity Management
3 9 (16.36%) Mobile Device Management
3 9 (16.36%) Mentoring
4 7 (12.73%) Incident Management
5 5 (9.09%) Web Development
5 5 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.09%) Migration
5 5 (9.09%) Service Management
5 5 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (7.27%) Line Management
6 4 (7.27%) Information Security
7 3 (5.45%) Anomaly Detection
7 3 (5.45%) SIEM
7 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.64%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.45%) PowerShell
2 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.91%) Perl
3 6 (10.91%) VB.NET
4 4 (7.27%) SQL
4 4 (7.27%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.82%) JCL
5 1 (1.82%) C#
5 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) MCP
1 9 (16.36%) MCSE
1 9 (16.36%) CCNA
1 9 (16.36%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (16.36%) JNCIA
1 9 (16.36%) MCTS
1 9 (16.36%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
1 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (34.55%) Active Directory
2 16 (29.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (9.09%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.45%) Snort
6 2 (3.64%) XenApp
6 2 (3.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 19 (34.55%) VMware
2 18 (32.73%) Dell
3 17 (30.91%) HP
4 11 (20.00%) IBM
5 10 (18.18%) Cisco
5 10 (18.18%) Apple
6 9 (16.36%) Juniper
7 6 (10.91%) Oracle
8 5 (9.09%) Sybase
8 5 (9.09%) Citrix
8 5 (9.09%) Symantec
8 5 (9.09%) Teradata
8 5 (9.09%) IronPort
9 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
10 3 (5.45%) Sourcefire
11 1 (1.82%) WatchGuard
11 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.82%) Splunk
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