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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 17 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 17 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 11.56% 23.48% 12.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.38% 63.27% 52.27%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 23
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £29,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
26 49 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 17.69% 37.12% 24.58%
Number of salaries quoted 26 34 42
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
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 30 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 20 (50.00%) ITIL
2 19 (47.50%) Change Management
3 18 (45.00%) VMware
3 18 (45.00%) HP
3 18 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (42.50%) MCSE
5 15 (37.50%) DHCP
5 15 (37.50%) SAN
5 15 (37.50%) Dell
5 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 15 (37.50%) DNS
6 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
6 14 (35.00%) VPN
6 14 (35.00%) MS Exchange
6 14 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (32.50%) Mentoring
7 13 (32.50%) Hyper-V
7 13 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (32.50%) MCP
7 13 (32.50%) Cisco
7 13 (32.50%) Finance
8 12 (30.00%) IBM
8 12 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (30.00%) Problem Management
8 12 (30.00%) Windows 7
8 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (30.00%) Windows 8
8 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (27.50%) Mobile Device Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (35.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (27.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) DHCP
1 15 (37.50%) DNS
1 15 (37.50%) SAN
2 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
2 14 (35.00%) VPN
3 11 (27.50%) ADSL
3 11 (27.50%) VDSL
3 11 (27.50%) VLAN
3 11 (27.50%) NAS
4 6 (15.00%) WAN
5 4 (10.00%) iSCSI
5 4 (10.00%) LAN
6 3 (7.50%) Broadband
6 3 (7.50%) Firewall
7 1 (2.50%) VoIP
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.50%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Grunt
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) IT Manager
2 9 (22.50%) Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) DBA
5 3 (7.50%) Service Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.00%) Cryptography Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) Support Manager
7 1 (2.50%) IT Support Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.50%) Security Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) HTML
2 8 (20.00%) CSS
3 7 (17.50%) jQuery
3 7 (17.50%) Sass
4 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.00%) HTML5
4 2 (5.00%) .NET
5 1 (2.50%) RESTful
5 1 (2.50%) Web Services
5 1 (2.50%) XML
5 1 (2.50%) WSDL
5 1 (2.50%) WinForms
5 1 (2.50%) Java EE
5 1 (2.50%) JSON
5 1 (2.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.00%) User Experience
3 5 (12.50%) Cryptography
4 4 (10.00%) EMC VNX
5 3 (7.50%) Fat Client
5 3 (7.50%) Thin Client
5 3 (7.50%) Replication
5 3 (7.50%) Clustering
6 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (30.00%) Windows 7
1 12 (30.00%) Windows 8
2 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (20.00%) Linux
3 8 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 6 (15.00%) UNIX
5 4 (10.00%) AIX
6 1 (2.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) ITIL
2 19 (47.50%) Change Management
3 13 (32.50%) Mentoring
4 12 (30.00%) Problem Management
5 11 (27.50%) Mobile Device Management
6 8 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 6 (15.00%) Web Development
7 6 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (15.00%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (10.00%) Migration
8 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
8 4 (10.00%) Patch Management
9 3 (7.50%) Capacity Management
9 3 (7.50%) Line Management
9 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
10 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (5.00%) TDD
11 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) PowerShell
2 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (42.50%) MCSE
3 13 (32.50%) MCP
4 12 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (27.50%) CCNA
5 11 (27.50%) JNCIA
5 11 (27.50%) MCTS
5 11 (27.50%) MCITP
6 4 (10.00%) Degree
6 4 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 13 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (32.50%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.00%) vSphere
3 4 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (10.00%) vCloud
4 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.50%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (10.00%) WSUS
1 4 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) HP
1 18 (45.00%) VMware
2 15 (37.50%) Dell
3 13 (32.50%) Cisco
4 12 (30.00%) IBM
5 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
5 11 (27.50%) Juniper
6 7 (17.50%) Apple
7 6 (15.00%) Citrix
8 5 (12.50%) Symantec
9 4 (10.00%) EMC
9 4 (10.00%) ProCurve
10 1 (2.50%) Sourcefire
10 1 (2.50%) WatchGuard
10 1 (2.50%) Sophos
Knutsford
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago