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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 31 26 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 19.87% 14.86% 13.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.58% 54.17% 31.34%
Number of salaries quoted 31 24 42
Average salary £54,000 £41,000 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.70% -16.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £63,850
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
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
38 48 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 24.36% 27.43% 41.61%
Number of salaries quoted 38 46 134
Average salary £54,000 £41,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.70% +1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £28,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 43 (60.56%) Finance
2 36 (50.70%) UNIX
3 24 (33.80%) Linux
4 21 (29.58%) ITIL
5 19 (26.76%) IBM
5 19 (26.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (23.94%) Middleware
7 16 (22.54%) SQL Server
8 15 (21.13%) Mainframe
8 15 (21.13%) Active Directory
9 14 (19.72%) Oracle
10 13 (18.31%) DB2
11 12 (16.90%) Problem Management
11 12 (16.90%) VMware
11 12 (16.90%) Tandem
12 11 (15.49%) AIX
12 11 (15.49%) SLA
12 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (15.49%) IBM Mainframe
13 10 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (14.08%) Risk Analysis
13 10 (14.08%) Internet
13 10 (14.08%) MS Exchange
13 10 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (12.68%) Perl
14 9 (12.68%) Citrix
15 8 (11.27%) HP
15 8 (11.27%) Dell
15 8 (11.27%) Symantec
15 8 (11.27%) Norton AntiVirus

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 10 (14.08%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (8.45%) IIS
3 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.23%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.82%) Lync
5 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.23%) MS Office
3 1 (1.41%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.08%) Internet
2 7 (9.86%) NAS
2 7 (9.86%) SAN
2 7 (9.86%) TCP/IP
2 7 (9.86%) DNS
3 6 (8.45%) SMTP
4 4 (5.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (4.23%) SSL
6 2 (2.82%) SNMP
7 1 (1.41%) LAN
7 1 (1.41%) WAN
7 1 (1.41%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.54%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.31%) DB2
3 8 (11.27%) MySQL
4 5 (7.04%) DB2 UDB
4 5 (7.04%) Ingres
4 5 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (7.04%) OLTP
5 4 (5.63%) Data Mining
5 4 (5.63%) Big Data
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (60.56%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Financial Institution
3 4 (5.63%) Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Back Office
5 1 (1.41%) Marketing
5 1 (1.41%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Support Engineer
2 13 (18.31%) Designer
3 11 (15.49%) Infrastructure Designer
4 10 (14.08%) Architect
5 9 (12.68%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (11.27%) Applications Support Engineer
6 8 (11.27%) Applications Support
7 7 (9.86%) Analyst
8 6 (8.45%) DBA
8 6 (8.45%) Server Support
8 6 (8.45%) Server Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) Server Support Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) Windows Server Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) Windows Support Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) Teradata DBA
9 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (5.63%) Security Analyst
10 4 (5.63%) Team Leader
11 3 (4.23%) Lead Architect
11 3 (4.23%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.94%) Middleware
2 7 (9.86%) .NET
3 3 (4.23%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (4.23%) ISPF
3 3 (4.23%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.41%) jQuery
4 1 (1.41%) HTML5
4 1 (1.41%) HTML
4 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.41%) CSS
4 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Mainframe
2 12 (16.90%) Tandem
3 11 (15.49%) IBM Mainframe
4 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (9.86%) Clustering
6 2 (2.82%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.82%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.82%) User Experience
7 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.41%) PKI
7 1 (1.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (50.70%) UNIX
2 24 (33.80%) Linux
3 19 (26.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (15.49%) AIX
4 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.63%) Windows 2000
5 4 (5.63%) VMS
5 4 (5.63%) Apple iOS
5 4 (5.63%) Android
6 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.82%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.82%) CentOS
8 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.41%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.58%) ITIL
2 12 (16.90%) Problem Management
3 10 (14.08%) Risk Analysis
3 10 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (11.27%) Quality Management
4 8 (11.27%) Time Management
5 7 (9.86%) Change Control
5 7 (9.86%) Change Management
5 7 (9.86%) Migration
6 6 (8.45%) Capacity Management
6 6 (8.45%) Load Balancing
7 5 (7.04%) Service Management
7 5 (7.04%) Information Security
8 4 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.63%) SIEM
8 4 (5.63%) Anomaly Detection
9 3 (4.23%) Incident Management
10 2 (2.82%) Project Management
10 2 (2.82%) Risk Management
10 2 (2.82%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.68%) Perl
2 7 (9.86%) SQL
2 7 (9.86%) VB.NET
3 6 (8.45%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.23%) JCL
5 2 (2.82%) Java
5 2 (2.82%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.41%) C#
6 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.23%) MCTS
2 3 (4.23%) MCITP
3 2 (2.82%) CCA
3 2 (2.82%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.49%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (21.13%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.86%) VMware ESX
4 4 (5.63%) Snort
5 2 (2.82%) Firmware
5 2 (2.82%) XenApp
5 2 (2.82%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.82%) vSphere
5 2 (2.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 8 (11.27%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (8.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (2.82%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.82%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (2.82%) HP SIM
3 2 (2.82%) WSUS
3 2 (2.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (26.76%) IBM
2 14 (19.72%) Oracle
3 12 (16.90%) VMware
4 9 (12.68%) Citrix
5 8 (11.27%) HP
5 8 (11.27%) Dell
5 8 (11.27%) Symantec
6 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
6 6 (8.45%) IronPort
7 5 (7.04%) Apple
7 5 (7.04%) Teradata
7 5 (7.04%) Sybase
8 4 (5.63%) Sourcefire
9 3 (4.23%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.82%) Sophos
11 1 (1.41%) Splunk
11 1 (1.41%) EMC
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