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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 5 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 26 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 20.00% 20.62% 11.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.29% 46.51% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 17
Average salary £34,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.82% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,875 £35,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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 43 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 26.92% 44.33% 35.80%
Number of salaries quoted 32 30 56
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,250 £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 28 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 28 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 (50.88%) ITIL
1 29 (50.88%) Finance
2 22 (38.60%) VMware
3 21 (36.84%) Active Directory
4 20 (35.09%) HP
4 20 (35.09%) Dell
5 18 (31.58%) Change Management
5 18 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (29.82%) DNS
6 17 (29.82%) SAN
7 16 (28.07%) TCP/IP
7 16 (28.07%) MS Exchange
7 16 (28.07%) PowerShell
7 16 (28.07%) NAS
7 16 (28.07%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (26.32%) Linux
9 14 (24.56%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (24.56%) Windows 7
10 13 (22.81%) Windows 8
10 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (22.81%) Hyper-V
11 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (21.05%) VPN
11 12 (21.05%) Cisco
11 12 (21.05%) IBM
11 12 (21.05%) DHCP
11 12 (21.05%) MCSE
11 12 (21.05%) UNIX
12 11 (19.30%) MCP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 16 (28.07%) MS Exchange
1 16 (28.07%) Exchange Server 2013
2 11 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.77%) IIS
3 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.02%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.82%) DNS
1 17 (29.82%) SAN
2 16 (28.07%) TCP/IP
2 16 (28.07%) NAS
3 12 (21.05%) VPN
3 12 (21.05%) DHCP
4 11 (19.30%) ADSL
4 11 (19.30%) VLAN
4 11 (19.30%) VDSL
5 5 (8.77%) SMTP
6 3 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.75%) LAN
7 1 (1.75%) VoIP
7 1 (1.75%) WAN
7 1 (1.75%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.77%) DB2
2 5 (8.77%) Ingres
2 5 (8.77%) OLTP
2 5 (8.77%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (8.77%) DB2 UDB
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.26%) Data Mining
4 3 (5.26%) Big Data
5 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Grunt
2 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (50.88%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (22.81%) IT Manager
2 9 (15.79%) DBA
2 9 (15.79%) Developer
3 7 (12.28%) Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Teradata DBA
5 4 (7.02%) SQL DBA
5 4 (7.02%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Security Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Head of Infrastructure
7 2 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.51%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Citrix Support
8 1 (1.75%) Senior Developer
8 1 (1.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.79%) CSS
1 9 (15.79%) HTML
2 8 (14.04%) jQuery
3 7 (12.28%) .NET
3 7 (12.28%) Sass
4 3 (5.26%) HTML5
5 2 (3.51%) XML
6 1 (1.75%) WSDL
6 1 (1.75%) Middleware
6 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.75%) Web Services
6 1 (1.75%) Java EE
6 1 (1.75%) JSON
6 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.75%) CSS3
6 1 (1.75%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.79%) Clustering
3 7 (12.28%) User Experience
4 4 (7.02%) Replication
4 4 (7.02%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.75%) Tandem
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (26.32%) Linux
3 14 (24.56%) Windows 7
4 13 (22.81%) Windows 8
4 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (21.05%) UNIX
6 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (7.02%) Windows XP
7 4 (7.02%) AIX
8 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.75%) Android
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.88%) ITIL
2 18 (31.58%) Change Management
3 11 (19.30%) Mentoring
3 11 (19.30%) Mobile Device Management
4 9 (15.79%) Problem Management
4 9 (15.79%) Capacity Management
5 7 (12.28%) Incident Management
6 6 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (10.53%) Web Development
6 6 (10.53%) Migration
6 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.77%) Service Management
7 5 (8.77%) Load Balancing
8 4 (7.02%) Line Management
9 3 (5.26%) Information Security
9 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.26%) Anomaly Detection
9 3 (5.26%) SIEM
10 2 (3.51%) Risk Management
11 1 (1.75%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) PowerShell
2 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.53%) VB.NET
4 5 (8.77%) Perl
4 5 (8.77%) SQL
5 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.51%) Java
7 1 (1.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (21.05%) MCSE
2 11 (19.30%) MCP
2 11 (19.30%) CCNA
2 11 (19.30%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (19.30%) JNCIA
2 11 (19.30%) MCTS
2 11 (19.30%) MCITP
3 1 (1.75%) Degree
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
1 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 18 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (22.81%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.77%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.26%) Snort
6 2 (3.51%) XenApp
6 2 (3.51%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.75%) vCloud
7 1 (1.75%) vSphere
7 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (8.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.75%) WSUS
2 1 (1.75%) SCCM
2 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (38.60%) VMware
2 20 (35.09%) HP
2 20 (35.09%) Dell
3 12 (21.05%) Cisco
3 12 (21.05%) IBM
4 11 (19.30%) Juniper
4 11 (19.30%) Apple
5 6 (10.53%) Symantec
5 6 (10.53%) Citrix
6 5 (8.77%) Oracle
6 5 (8.77%) Sybase
6 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
6 5 (8.77%) Teradata
6 5 (8.77%) IronPort
7 3 (5.26%) Sourcefire
8 1 (1.75%) EMC
8 1 (1.75%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.75%) ProCurve
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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