The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Macclesfield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 13 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 21 39 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 19.44% 20.97% 3.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.78% 65.00% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 4
Average salary £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.63% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £29,550
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27 60 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 25.00% 32.26% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 23 53 4
Average salary £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.63%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
Cheshire

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 18 April 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 33 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (87.88%) C#
2 29 (87.88%) .NET
3 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 20 (60.61%) Visual Studio
4 20 (60.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (57.58%) XML
6 18 (54.55%) Web Services
7 17 (51.52%) ASP.NET
7 17 (51.52%) SQL
8 15 (45.45%) Oracle
9 14 (42.42%) Finance
9 14 (42.42%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (39.39%) WCF
10 13 (39.39%) WPF
10 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
11 12 (36.36%) VBA
11 12 (36.36%) System Testing
11 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (33.33%) MySQL
12 11 (33.33%) SOAP
13 10 (30.30%) HTML
13 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (30.30%) Oracle Database
14 9 (27.27%) Degree
14 9 (27.27%) T-SQL
14 9 (27.27%) VB.NET
15 8 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (24.24%) Oracle Database 10g

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (6.06%) WebSphere
1 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) DHCP
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (60.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (33.33%) MySQL
4 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (30.30%) Oracle Database
5 8 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (24.24%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (24.24%) OLTP
5 8 (24.24%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (6.06%) DB2
7 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (60.61%) Visual Studio
2 14 (42.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (18.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (12.12%) Subversion
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Developer
2 18 (54.55%) C# Developer
3 16 (48.48%) Analyst
4 12 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (30.30%) Software Developer
5 10 (30.30%) C# Software Developer
6 9 (27.27%) .NET Developer
7 8 (24.24%) Test Analyst
7 8 (24.24%) Tester
7 8 (24.24%) Software Tester
8 7 (21.21%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (12.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (6.06%) Architect
10 2 (6.06%) Applications Support
10 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (6.06%) Applications Developer
11 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
11 1 (3.03%) Technical Support
11 1 (3.03%) Support Specialist
11 1 (3.03%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (87.88%) .NET
2 19 (57.58%) XML
3 18 (54.55%) Web Services
4 17 (51.52%) ASP.NET
5 13 (39.39%) WCF
5 13 (39.39%) WPF
6 11 (33.33%) SOAP
7 10 (30.30%) HTML
8 8 (24.24%) LINQ
9 7 (21.21%) REST
9 7 (21.21%) MSMQ
10 5 (15.15%) jQuery
10 5 (15.15%) .NET Framework
11 4 (12.12%) Classic ASP
12 2 (6.06%) WebSphere MQ
12 2 (6.06%) Middleware
13 1 (3.03%) ADO.NET
13 1 (3.03%) CSS
13 1 (3.03%) XSLT
13 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.18%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.06%) FlexPod
3 2 (6.06%) NHS
4 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.03%) EPoS
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.06%) SUSE
2 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (6.06%) AIX
2 2 (6.06%) HPUX
2 2 (6.06%) Solaris
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) OS/400
2 2 (6.06%) zOS
3 1 (3.03%) UNIX
3 1 (3.03%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) System Testing
1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (24.24%) Software Testing
2 8 (24.24%) Web Testing
3 7 (21.21%) UML
4 5 (15.15%) Web Development
5 4 (12.12%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Business Continuity
6 3 (9.09%) MVC
7 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) OOD
8 1 (3.03%) OO
8 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (87.88%) C#
2 17 (51.52%) SQL
3 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
4 12 (36.36%) VBA
5 9 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 9 (27.27%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 8 (24.24%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.06%) KVM
2 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (45.45%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) Sencha
4 3 (9.09%) VMware
5 2 (6.06%) Brocade
5 2 (6.06%) Juniper
5 2 (6.06%) BMC
5 2 (6.06%) CA
5 2 (6.06%) NetApp
5 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco
5 2 (6.06%) IBM
5 2 (6.06%) HP
5 2 (6.06%) EMC
5 2 (6.06%) Symantec
5 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.03%) Sitecore
6 1 (3.03%) Google
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