The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 16 6
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 12 3 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 22.22% 7.50% 21.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.14% 25.00% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 29
Average salary £25,000 £29,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.25% -7.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,900 £38,240
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Windows
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oldham region.

Operating Systems Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21 12 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 38.89% 30.00% 28.06%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 38
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +0.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

Windows
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Windows Salary Trend in Oldham

Windows
Salary Histogram in Oldham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Oldham region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Oldham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
3 8 (47.06%) Hyper-V
4 7 (41.18%) ERP
4 7 (41.18%) VMware
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (35.29%) C#
5 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
5 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
6 5 (29.41%) LAN
6 5 (29.41%) WLAN
6 5 (29.41%) WAN
6 5 (29.41%) DHCP
6 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
6 5 (29.41%) VPN
6 5 (29.41%) DNS
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco
6 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
7 4 (23.53%) SQL
7 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
7 4 (23.53%) Project Management
7 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (17.65%) Java
8 3 (17.65%) .NET
8 3 (17.65%) IIS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (17.65%) IIS
3 3 (17.65%) Apache
3 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) LAN
1 5 (29.41%) WLAN
1 5 (29.41%) WAN
1 5 (29.41%) DHCP
1 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
1 5 (29.41%) VPN
1 5 (29.41%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.88%) DMZ
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Support Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) IT Support
2 5 (29.41%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Desktop Support
3 4 (23.53%) Technical Support
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Services Delivery Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Developer
6 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Coordinator
6 1 (5.88%) Operations Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) Silverlight
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) EDI
3 1 (5.88%) EDIFACT
3 1 (5.88%) WinForms
3 1 (5.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) EMV
1 1 (5.88%) W3C
1 1 (5.88%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
1 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) UNIX
3 2 (11.76%) Solaris
3 2 (11.76%) Windows CE
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ERP
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) People Management
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) OWASP
5 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.88%) Line Management
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
3 3 (17.65%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) C++
4 2 (11.76%) C
4 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCP
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Hyper-V
2 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper
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