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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 4 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 24 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 13.95% 16.46% 12.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.57% 44.83% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 26
Average salary £47,000 £43,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.42% -27.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £41,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,450 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +2.81%
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
35 29 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 20.35% 36.71% 57.28%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 121
Average salary £34,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 March 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 37 (52.86%) Finance
2 31 (44.29%) UNIX
3 25 (35.71%) IBM
4 24 (34.29%) ITIL
5 21 (30.00%) Linux
6 19 (27.14%) SQL Server
6 19 (27.14%) Active Directory
7 18 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (24.29%) VMware
9 16 (22.86%) Middleware
9 16 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (21.43%) Problem Management
11 14 (20.00%) Dell
11 14 (20.00%) Oracle
11 14 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (18.57%) DB2
12 13 (18.57%) HP
12 13 (18.57%) Mainframe
12 13 (18.57%) Change Management
13 12 (17.14%) MS Exchange
14 11 (15.71%) SAN
14 11 (15.71%) TCP/IP
14 11 (15.71%) DNS
14 11 (15.71%) Tandem
14 11 (15.71%) PowerShell
14 11 (15.71%) NAS
14 11 (15.71%) Exchange Server 2013
15 10 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
15 10 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
15 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 12 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 11 (15.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (7.14%) IIS
5 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.71%) MS Office
3 1 (1.43%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.43%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.71%) TCP/IP
1 11 (15.71%) DNS
1 11 (15.71%) SAN
1 11 (15.71%) NAS
2 10 (14.29%) Internet
3 7 (10.00%) VPN
4 6 (8.57%) ADSL
4 6 (8.57%) DHCP
4 6 (8.57%) VDSL
4 6 (8.57%) VLAN
5 5 (7.14%) SMTP
6 3 (4.29%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.86%) SSL
8 1 (1.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.14%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.57%) DB2
3 8 (11.43%) MySQL
4 5 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (7.14%) Ingres
4 5 (7.14%) OLTP
4 5 (7.14%) DB2 UDB
5 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.29%) Big Data
6 3 (4.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (52.86%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Banking
3 1 (1.43%) Marketing
3 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 13 (18.57%) Designer
3 11 (15.71%) Infrastructure Designer
4 10 (14.29%) Architect
5 9 (12.86%) DBA
5 9 (12.86%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (11.43%) Applications Support Engineer
6 8 (11.43%) Applications Support
7 7 (10.00%) Analyst
7 7 (10.00%) IT Manager
8 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (7.14%) Teradata DBA
9 4 (5.71%) SQL DBA
9 4 (5.71%) Server Support Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Server Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Windows Server Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Windows Support Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Server Support
9 4 (5.71%) SQL Server DBA
10 3 (4.29%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.86%) Middleware
2 6 (8.57%) .NET
3 2 (2.86%) ISPF
3 2 (2.86%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.43%) HTML
4 1 (1.43%) jQuery
4 1 (1.43%) HTML5
4 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.43%) CSS
4 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (18.57%) Mainframe
3 11 (15.71%) Tandem
4 10 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
5 9 (12.86%) Clustering
6 4 (5.71%) Replication
7 2 (2.86%) User Experience
8 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.43%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 31 (44.29%) UNIX
2 21 (30.00%) Linux
3 18 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (14.29%) AIX
5 9 (12.86%) Windows 7
5 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (11.43%) Windows 8
7 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.86%) Android
8 2 (2.86%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.86%) VMS
8 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.43%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.43%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) ITIL
2 15 (21.43%) Problem Management
3 13 (18.57%) Change Management
4 10 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
4 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (12.86%) Capacity Management
6 8 (11.43%) Time Management
6 8 (11.43%) Quality Management
7 6 (8.57%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (8.57%) Migration
7 6 (8.57%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.14%) Change Control
8 5 (7.14%) Service Management
8 5 (7.14%) Incident Management
8 5 (7.14%) Load Balancing
9 4 (5.71%) Information Security
9 4 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.71%) Line Management
10 3 (4.29%) Anomaly Detection
10 3 (4.29%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.71%) PowerShell
2 8 (11.43%) SQL
3 7 (10.00%) Perl
4 6 (8.57%) VB.NET
5 4 (5.71%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.86%) JCL
7 1 (1.43%) C#
7 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (10.00%) MCTS
1 7 (10.00%) MCITP
2 6 (8.57%) MCP
2 6 (8.57%) MCSE
2 6 (8.57%) CCNA
2 6 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (8.57%) JNCIA
3 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (27.14%) Active Directory
2 14 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.43%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.29%) Snort
6 2 (2.86%) XenApp
6 2 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 25 (35.71%) IBM
2 17 (24.29%) VMware
3 14 (20.00%) Oracle
3 14 (20.00%) Dell
4 13 (18.57%) HP
5 8 (11.43%) Citrix
6 7 (10.00%) Cisco
7 6 (8.57%) Juniper
8 5 (7.14%) Sybase
8 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 5 (7.14%) Apple
8 5 (7.14%) Symantec
8 5 (7.14%) Teradata
8 5 (7.14%) IronPort
9 3 (4.29%) Sourcefire
10 1 (1.43%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.43%) Splunk
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