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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 23 10 29
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows 18 41 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 10.00% 23.30% 5.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 94.74% 80.39% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 40 10
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £21,350 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
19 51 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 10.56% 28.98% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 18 50 23
Average salary £50,000 £31,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,100 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 19 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 29 (80.56%) SQL
3 26 (72.22%) .NET
4 24 (66.67%) T-SQL
5 22 (61.11%) Web Services
6 21 (58.33%) C#
6 21 (58.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
8 19 (52.78%) XML
8 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (47.22%) Visual Studio
10 15 (41.67%) SOAP
10 15 (41.67%) WCF
11 14 (38.89%) REST
11 14 (38.89%) WPF
11 14 (38.89%) LINQ
11 14 (38.89%) UML
11 14 (38.89%) MSMQ
11 14 (38.89%) VBA
12 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
13 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Azure
14 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
15 9 (25.00%) HTML
15 9 (25.00%) Linux
16 8 (22.22%) CSS
16 8 (22.22%) C++
16 8 (22.22%) Subversion
16 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 8 (22.22%) MVC
16 8 (22.22%) jQuery

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (19.44%) Node.js
2 3 (8.33%) Flash Media Server
3 1 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) DHCP
1 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.56%) DNS
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) VoIP
2 1 (2.78%) SAN
2 1 (2.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 21 (58.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (19.44%) NoSQL
5 4 (11.11%) Big Data
5 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.78%) MySQL
7 1 (2.78%) DB2
7 1 (2.78%) DTS
7 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 17 (47.22%) Visual Studio
2 8 (22.22%) Subversion
3 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
4 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (11.11%) Selenium
5 4 (11.11%) NUnit
6 3 (8.33%) JUnit
6 3 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (8.33%) FlexUnit
7 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.78%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (2.78%) FitNesse
8 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Developer
2 19 (52.78%) .NET Developer
3 15 (41.67%) C# Developer
3 15 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (36.11%) Analyst
5 12 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
6 7 (19.44%) Senior Developer
7 4 (11.11%) DBA
7 4 (11.11%) SQL DBA
8 3 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 3 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
9 2 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
10 1 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.78%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (72.22%) .NET
2 22 (61.11%) Web Services
3 19 (52.78%) XML
4 15 (41.67%) SOAP
4 15 (41.67%) WCF
5 14 (38.89%) WPF
5 14 (38.89%) LINQ
5 14 (38.89%) MSMQ
5 14 (38.89%) REST
6 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 9 (25.00%) HTML
8 8 (22.22%) CSS
8 8 (22.22%) jQuery
9 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (19.44%) HTML5
9 7 (19.44%) CSS3
9 7 (19.44%) WebSockets
9 7 (19.44%) WebRTC
10 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 3 (8.33%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Replication
1 4 (11.11%) Statistics
2 3 (8.33%) User Experience
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.56%) EPoS
3 2 (5.56%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.78%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.78%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
2 7 (19.44%) Android
2 7 (19.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.78%) AIX
3 1 (2.78%) HPUX
3 1 (2.78%) Solaris
3 1 (2.78%) OS/400
3 1 (2.78%) zOS
3 1 (2.78%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) UML
3 8 (22.22%) MVC
4 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
6 4 (11.11%) OO
6 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (8.33%) Web Application Development
7 3 (8.33%) Integration Testing
7 3 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Web Development
8 2 (5.56%) OOD
8 2 (5.56%) Project Management
8 2 (5.56%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.78%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.78%) Scrum
9 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
9 1 (2.78%) Security Management
9 1 (2.78%) RAD
9 1 (2.78%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 29 (80.56%) SQL
2 24 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 21 (58.33%) C#
4 14 (38.89%) VBA
5 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 8 (22.22%) C++
7 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) ISEB
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.78%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Adobe
3 1 (2.78%) HP
3 1 (2.78%) EMC
3 1 (2.78%) Avaya
3 1 (2.78%) Juniper
3 1 (2.78%) BMC
3 1 (2.78%) CA
3 1 (2.78%) NetApp
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.78%) Symantec
3 1 (2.78%) VMware
3 1 (2.78%) Brocade
3 1 (2.78%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.78%) Sencha
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco
3 1 (2.78%) IBM
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