The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Knutsford region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 13 6
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 16 25 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 19.51% 14.20% 28.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.11% 24.51% 76.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 32
Average salary £42,500 £48,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.82% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
38 102 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 46.34% 57.95% 37.85%
Number of salaries quoted 26 100 48
Average salary £36,750 £43,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.53% +10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,950 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
Cheshire

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 23 April 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 (46.51%) UNIX
2 19 (44.19%) Finance
3 18 (41.86%) Middleware
4 17 (39.53%) AIX
5 15 (34.88%) Mainframe
6 13 (30.23%) SSL
7 11 (25.58%) SQL
7 11 (25.58%) Migration
7 11 (25.58%) WebSphere
8 9 (20.93%) ITIL
9 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
9 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
9 8 (18.60%) WebSphere MQ
10 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (16.28%) Gentran
11 6 (13.95%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 6 (13.95%) Data Migration
11 6 (13.95%) Perl
11 6 (13.95%) Linux
11 6 (13.95%) MCSE
11 6 (13.95%) ISPF
11 6 (13.95%) JCL
11 6 (13.95%) VMware
12 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
12 5 (11.63%) HP
12 5 (11.63%) Cisco
12 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
13 4 (9.30%) Trend Analysis
13 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 11 (25.58%) WebSphere
2 7 (16.28%) Gentran
3 4 (9.30%) IIS
4 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.98%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (6.98%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (6.98%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.33%) Apache
6 1 (2.33%) GroupWise
6 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Office
3 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) BASE24
1 1 (2.33%) SyteLine
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.23%) SSL
2 4 (9.30%) SAN
2 4 (9.30%) DNS
2 4 (9.30%) LAN
3 3 (6.98%) SMS
3 3 (6.98%) WAN
4 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.65%) Broadband
4 2 (4.65%) Firewall
4 2 (4.65%) Internet
5 1 (2.33%) DSL
5 1 (2.33%) ATM
5 1 (2.33%) VoIP
5 1 (2.33%) VPN
5 1 (2.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) DB2
2 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MSI
2 1 (2.33%) InstallShield
General
1 19 (44.19%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
2 2 (4.65%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (9.30%) Consultant
2 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (6.98%) Administrator
2 3 (6.98%) Coordinator
2 3 (6.98%) Architect
2 3 (6.98%) Developer
2 3 (6.98%) Applications Specialist
2 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Specialist
2 3 (6.98%) Server Specialist
2 3 (6.98%) SharePoint Administrator
2 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Server Specialist
3 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (4.65%) IT Support
3 2 (4.65%) UAT Manager
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Consultant
3 2 (4.65%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (4.65%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (4.65%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (41.86%) Middleware
2 8 (18.60%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (13.95%) ISPF
3 6 (13.95%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 3 (6.98%) WinForms
4 3 (6.98%) Application Packaging
5 2 (4.65%) LAMP
5 2 (4.65%) LINQ
6 1 (2.33%) WAMP
6 1 (2.33%) .NET
6 1 (2.33%) Software Packaging
6 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Mainframe
2 3 (6.98%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.65%) FlexPod
3 2 (4.65%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) iPhone
4 1 (2.33%) New Media
4 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) UNIX
2 17 (39.53%) AIX
3 6 (13.95%) Linux
4 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (9.30%) zOS
5 4 (9.30%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.98%) Windows 2000
6 3 (6.98%) SUSE
6 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.65%) MVS
7 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.65%) Windows NT
7 2 (4.65%) OS/400
7 2 (4.65%) HPUX
7 2 (4.65%) Solaris
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (2.33%) CentOS
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Migration
2 9 (20.93%) ITIL
3 6 (13.95%) Data Migration
4 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (9.30%) Trend Analysis
5 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.98%) Change Management
6 3 (6.98%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.65%) Test Management
7 2 (4.65%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.65%) Capacity Management
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (4.65%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.65%) ERP
7 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.33%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.33%) Data Security
8 1 (2.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) JCL
2 6 (13.95%) Perl
3 3 (6.98%) C#
3 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.65%) C
5 1 (2.33%) PHP
5 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.95%) MCSE
3 4 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (9.30%) MCITP
4 3 (6.98%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.65%) CCNA
5 2 (4.65%) MCP
6 1 (2.33%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.65%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Tivoli
2 3 (6.98%) SCCM
3 2 (4.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) VMware
3 5 (11.63%) HP
3 5 (11.63%) Cisco
4 4 (9.30%) Citrix
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle
5 3 (6.98%) CA
5 3 (6.98%) Juniper
5 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.65%) Teradata
6 2 (4.65%) Brocade
6 2 (4.65%) BMC
6 2 (4.65%) IBM
6 2 (4.65%) NetApp
6 2 (4.65%) EMC
6 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.65%) Symantec
7 1 (2.33%) McAfee
7 1 (2.33%) Toshiba
7 1 (2.33%) Dell
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