The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 19 9
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 12 17 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 14.81% 11.89% 25.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.00% 89.47% 63.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 40
Average salary £25,000 £39,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.30% +57.00%
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 Macclesfield region.

Operating Systems Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 19 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 18.52% 13.29% 40.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 68
Average salary £25,000 £38,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.21% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Macclesfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Windows
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Macclesfield region.

Windows Salary Trend in Macclesfield

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 12 (42.86%) SQL
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (39.29%) VMware
2 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (32.14%) T-SQL
4 8 (28.57%) Statistics
4 8 (28.57%) Replication
4 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 8 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 8 (28.57%) Database Mirroring
5 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (21.43%) .NET
6 6 (21.43%) Linux
7 5 (17.86%) DNS
7 5 (17.86%) Cisco
7 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (17.86%) Finance
8 4 (14.29%) NUnit
8 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
8 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (14.29%) DHCP
8 4 (14.29%) Web Services
8 4 (14.29%) XML

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) GitHub
2 1 (3.57%) Mimecast
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) DNS
2 4 (14.29%) DHCP
3 3 (10.71%) LAN
3 3 (10.71%) WAN
4 2 (7.14%) Firewall
4 2 (7.14%) IPv4
4 2 (7.14%) VoIP
4 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
4 2 (7.14%) FTP
5 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.57%) Big Data
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (14.29%) NUnit
2 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.14%) Subversion
4 1 (3.57%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Support Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) DBA
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server DBA
2 8 (28.57%) SQL DBA
3 7 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (21.43%) Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) IT Support
5 5 (17.86%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
7 2 (7.14%) Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
7 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) Web Services
2 4 (14.29%) XML
3 3 (10.71%) MSMQ
3 3 (10.71%) WCF
3 3 (10.71%) WPF
3 3 (10.71%) LINQ
3 3 (10.71%) REST
3 3 (10.71%) SOAP
4 2 (7.14%) jQuery
4 2 (7.14%) HTML
4 2 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.57%) LAMP
5 1 (3.57%) Ajax
5 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.57%) WAMP
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.57%) HTML5
5 1 (3.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Replication
1 8 (28.57%) Statistics
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Photography
3 2 (7.14%) Robotics
3 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.14%) Physics
4 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) W3C
4 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Vista
2 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) Android
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.57%) AIX
3 1 (3.57%) HPUX
3 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (28.57%) Database Mirroring
3 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (10.71%) UML
4 3 (10.71%) TDD
5 2 (7.14%) Data Management
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.14%) Time Management
5 2 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (3.57%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) OOP
6 1 (3.57%) OO
6 1 (3.57%) CRM
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) T-SQL
3 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 4 (14.29%) C#
5 3 (10.71%) VBA
6 2 (7.14%) Python
6 2 (7.14%) Java
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.57%) PHP
7 1 (3.57%) C++
7 1 (3.57%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.71%) CCNA
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) MCSE
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
1 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) VMware
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco
4 2 (7.14%) Apple
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago