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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 15 23 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 18.52% 12.71% 28.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.54% 21.90% 79.37%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 30
Average salary £43,750 £55,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +41.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £30,000 £28,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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
37 105 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 45.68% 58.01% 35.39%
Number of salaries quoted 25 103 43
Average salary £42,500 £49,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.14% +26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £48,500 £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 18 April 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 18 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 18 (41.86%) Middleware
2 18 (41.86%) Finance
3 16 (37.21%) AIX
4 15 (34.88%) Mainframe
5 13 (30.23%) SSL
6 11 (25.58%) SQL
6 11 (25.58%) WebSphere
7 10 (23.26%) Migration
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%) Gentran
11 6 (13.95%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 6 (13.95%) VMware
11 6 (13.95%) ISPF
11 6 (13.95%) JCL
11 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (13.95%) Perl
11 6 (13.95%) Linux
12 5 (11.63%) MCSE
12 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
12 5 (11.63%) HP
12 5 (11.63%) Citrix
12 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (11.63%) Data Migration
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 18 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%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.98%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (6.98%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.33%) GroupWise
6 1 (2.33%) Apache
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%) LAN
2 4 (9.30%) DNS
3 3 (6.98%) SMS
3 3 (6.98%) WAN
3 3 (6.98%) SAN
4 2 (4.65%) Broadband
4 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.65%) Internet
4 2 (4.65%) Firewall
5 1 (2.33%) DSL
5 1 (2.33%) ATM
5 1 (2.33%) VPN
5 1 (2.33%) DHCP
5 1 (2.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (9.30%) DB2
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MSI
2 1 (2.33%) InstallShield
General
1 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (9.30%) Consultant
2 3 (6.98%) Architect
2 3 (6.98%) Developer
2 3 (6.98%) Analyst
2 3 (6.98%) Applications Specialist
2 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (6.98%) Administrator
2 3 (6.98%) Coordinator
2 3 (6.98%) Server Specialist
2 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Specialist
2 3 (6.98%) SharePoint Administrator
2 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Server Specialist
3 2 (4.65%) UAT Manager
3 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (4.65%) IT Support
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Consultant
3 2 (4.65%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (4.65%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
3 2 (4.65%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (41.86%) Middleware
2 8 (18.60%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (13.95%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 6 (13.95%) ISPF
4 3 (6.98%) WinForms
4 3 (6.98%) Application Packaging
5 2 (4.65%) LINQ
5 2 (4.65%) LAMP
6 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.33%) .NET
6 1 (2.33%) WAMP
6 1 (2.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Mainframe
2 3 (6.98%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.65%) FlexPod
3 2 (4.65%) iPhone
3 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.33%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) UNIX
2 16 (37.21%) AIX
3 6 (13.95%) Linux
4 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (9.30%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.98%) SUSE
6 3 (6.98%) zOS
6 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.65%) OS/400
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000
7 2 (4.65%) HPUX
7 2 (4.65%) Solaris
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (2.33%) Windows NT
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.33%) MVS
8 1 (2.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Migration
2 9 (20.93%) ITIL
3 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (11.63%) Data Migration
4 4 (9.30%) Trend Analysis
5 3 (6.98%) Change Management
5 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.98%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.65%) Test Management
6 2 (4.65%) ERP
6 2 (4.65%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.33%) Data Security
7 1 (2.33%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.33%) CRM
7 1 (2.33%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.33%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.33%) Capacity Management
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 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.63%) MCSE
3 4 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (9.30%) MCITP
4 3 (6.98%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.33%) MCP
5 1 (2.33%) CCNA
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.33%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) 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%) KVM
3 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Tivoli
1 3 (6.98%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) VMware
3 5 (11.63%) HP
3 5 (11.63%) Citrix
4 4 (9.30%) Cisco
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle
5 3 (6.98%) Juniper
5 3 (6.98%) CA
5 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.65%) NetApp
6 2 (4.65%) BMC
6 2 (4.65%) IBM
6 2 (4.65%) Brocade
6 2 (4.65%) Teradata
6 2 (4.65%) EMC
6 2 (4.65%) Symantec
7 1 (2.33%) Toshiba
7 1 (2.33%) McAfee
7 1 (2.33%) Cognizant
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