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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 22 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 25.00% 18.67% 14.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.57% 83.78% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 22
Average salary £28,750 £54,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.75% +30.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £47,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
28 37 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 31.82% 22.29% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 23 36 46
Average salary £31,500 £54,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +31.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,150 £50,000 £67,500
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 9 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 35 (56.45%) Microsoft
2 34 (54.84%) Windows Server
3 31 (50.00%) Firewall
4 25 (40.32%) Active Directory
4 25 (40.32%) Linux
5 24 (38.71%) SQL
6 22 (35.48%) MS Exchange
6 22 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (30.65%) MS Excel
7 19 (30.65%) Finance
8 17 (27.42%) Cisco
8 17 (27.42%) Project Management
8 17 (27.42%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (24.19%) jQuery
10 15 (24.19%) HTML
10 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
10 15 (24.19%) CSS
10 15 (24.19%) AngularJS
11 14 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2013
11 14 (22.58%) TCP/IP
11 14 (22.58%) Apple
11 14 (22.58%) Thin Client
11 14 (22.58%) Fat Client
12 13 (20.97%) VMware
12 13 (20.97%) VPN
12 13 (20.97%) Windows XP
12 13 (20.97%) .NET
12 13 (20.97%) Windows 8

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 22 (35.48%) MS Exchange
2 17 (27.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (19.35%) Node.js
5 10 (16.13%) IIS
6 8 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (30.65%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) Office 365
2 3 (4.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (50.00%) Firewall
2 14 (22.58%) TCP/IP
3 13 (20.97%) VPN
4 11 (17.74%) WAN
5 9 (14.52%) Broadband
6 8 (12.90%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (12.90%) NAS
7 6 (9.68%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (8.06%) LAN
8 5 (8.06%) Network Security
9 3 (4.84%) DHCP
9 3 (4.84%) DNS
9 3 (4.84%) Internet
10 2 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (1.61%) DMZ
11 1 (1.61%) SAN
11 1 (1.61%) SMTP
11 1 (1.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.35%) MongoDB
2 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.45%) Informix
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.61%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Jasmine
1 3 (4.84%) QUnit
2 1 (1.61%) Selenium
2 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.61%) TestComplete
General
1 19 (30.65%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Marketing
3 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) Analyst
2 15 (24.19%) Developer
3 14 (22.58%) Support Analyst
4 12 (19.35%) .NET Developer
4 12 (19.35%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (19.35%) C# Developer
4 12 (19.35%) HTML Developer
4 12 (19.35%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (19.35%) Technical Support
5 9 (14.52%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (11.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (11.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 7 (11.29%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 7 (11.29%) Technical Support Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) IT Manager
7 6 (9.68%) Service Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) Support Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Support Manager
8 5 (8.06%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (8.06%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.19%) AngularJS
1 15 (24.19%) CSS
1 15 (24.19%) HTML
1 15 (24.19%) jQuery
2 13 (20.97%) .NET
3 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 12 (19.35%) XML
3 12 (19.35%) XSLT
4 3 (4.84%) Ajax
4 3 (4.84%) Backbone.js
4 3 (4.84%) CSS3
4 3 (4.84%) Dojo
4 3 (4.84%) Ember.js
4 3 (4.84%) HTML5
4 3 (4.84%) HTML5 Canvas
4 3 (4.84%) JSON
4 3 (4.84%) SVG
5 2 (3.23%) Middleware
6 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Fat Client
1 14 (22.58%) Thin Client
2 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.68%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.84%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.84%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.84%) Psychology
4 3 (4.84%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.23%) Clustering
6 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 34 (54.84%) Windows Server
2 25 (40.32%) Linux
3 22 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (20.97%) Windows 8
5 13 (20.97%) Windows XP
6 10 (16.13%) Android
6 10 (16.13%) Apple iOS
7 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (11.29%) Windows Vista
9 6 (9.68%) Unix
9 6 (9.68%) Windows 7
10 3 (4.84%) webOS
10 3 (4.84%) Windows Phone
10 3 (4.84%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (1.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) Project Management
2 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (19.35%) Automated Testing
4 9 (14.52%) ITIL
5 8 (12.90%) Time Management
6 7 (11.29%) Business Continuity
6 7 (11.29%) Configuration Management
6 7 (11.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (11.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (11.29%) Software Licensing
7 6 (9.68%) Incident Management
7 6 (9.68%) Information Security
7 6 (9.68%) Service Management
8 5 (8.06%) Data Security
8 5 (8.06%) Network Management
9 4 (6.45%) Change Management
10 3 (4.84%) MVC
10 3 (4.84%) SEO
10 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.84%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.71%) SQL
2 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
3 12 (19.35%) C#
4 1 (1.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.68%) MCP
2 6 (9.68%) MCSE
3 2 (3.23%) CEH
3 2 (3.23%) CISM
3 2 (3.23%) CISSP
3 2 (3.23%) CREST Certified
3 2 (3.23%) OSCP
3 2 (3.23%) Tigerscheme
4 1 (1.61%) Degree
4 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (40.32%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.90%) Terminal Services
3 6 (9.68%) Hyper-V
3 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 35 (56.45%) Microsoft
2 17 (27.42%) Cisco
3 14 (22.58%) Apple
4 13 (20.97%) VMware
5 9 (14.52%) Symantec
6 8 (12.90%) Citrix
6 8 (12.90%) Sophos
7 4 (6.45%) Fortinet
7 4 (6.45%) Juniper
7 4 (6.45%) Oracle
7 4 (6.45%) Sybase
8 2 (3.23%) Cognizant
8 2 (3.23%) GFI Software
8 2 (3.23%) Intel Security
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