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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 17 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 9 22 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 9.68% 16.30% 25.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 88.00% 63.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 40
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +33.92%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
12 25 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 12.90% 18.52% 39.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 67
Average salary £28,750 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
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
Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Macclesfield region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 21 (58.33%) SQL Server
1 21 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (41.67%) SQL
4 14 (38.89%) .NET
5 13 (36.11%) VMware
5 13 (36.11%) Web Services
5 13 (36.11%) T-SQL
5 13 (36.11%) C#
5 13 (36.11%) NUnit
5 13 (36.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
6 10 (27.78%) Linux
6 10 (27.78%) Finance
7 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (25.00%) XML
8 8 (22.22%) VBA
8 8 (22.22%) UML
8 8 (22.22%) SOAP
8 8 (22.22%) MSMQ
8 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
8 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (22.22%) REST
8 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (22.22%) Database Mirroring
8 8 (22.22%) WCF

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (13.89%) Node.js
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) WAN
1 3 (8.33%) DHCP
1 3 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (5.56%) LAN
2 2 (5.56%) FTP
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (36.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (13.89%) Big Data
4 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) NUnit
1 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (2.78%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) DBA
2 8 (22.22%) C# Developer
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server DBA
2 8 (22.22%) SQL DBA
3 6 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 6 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
4 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (13.89%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (13.89%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) IT Support
5 4 (11.11%) Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Virtualisation Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) .NET
2 13 (36.11%) Web Services
3 9 (25.00%) XML
4 8 (22.22%) SOAP
4 8 (22.22%) MSMQ
4 8 (22.22%) REST
4 8 (22.22%) WCF
4 8 (22.22%) WPF
4 8 (22.22%) LINQ
5 6 (16.67%) jQuery
5 6 (16.67%) CSS
5 6 (16.67%) HTML
6 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
6 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
6 5 (13.89%) WebRTC
6 5 (13.89%) CSS3
6 5 (13.89%) WebSockets
6 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (13.89%) HTML5
7 1 (2.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (22.22%) Statistics
1 8 (22.22%) Replication
2 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.33%) Clustering
4 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.78%) W3C
5 1 (2.78%) Physics
5 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) Photography
5 1 (2.78%) Robotics
5 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.78%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
2 5 (13.89%) Android
3 3 (8.33%) AIX
3 3 (8.33%) HPUX
3 3 (8.33%) Solaris
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (22.22%) UML
3 8 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (22.22%) Database Mirroring
3 8 (22.22%) TDD
4 6 (16.67%) MVC
5 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Migration
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.78%) OOP
8 1 (2.78%) OO
8 1 (2.78%) Time Management
8 1 (2.78%) Computer Security
8 1 (2.78%) Data Management
8 1 (2.78%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) SQL
2 13 (36.11%) T-SQL
2 13 (36.11%) C#
3 8 (22.22%) VBA
3 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.89%) C++
6 2 (5.56%) Java
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
7 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.78%) Python
7 1 (2.78%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
1 2 (5.56%) CCNA
1 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.78%) XenApp
4 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) VMware
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Citrix
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) Apple
4 1 (2.78%) Sun
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) Dell
4 1 (2.78%) IBM
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