The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Oldham region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 8.00% 10.87% 38.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% 100.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 24
Average salary £32,500 £30,291 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.29% +26.21%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 5 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 20.00% 10.87% 51.61%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 32
Average salary £32,500 £30,581 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.27% +27.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
Manchester

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (85.71%) Apache
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) MySQL
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Juniper
3 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
3 4 (57.14%) Nagios
3 4 (57.14%) Cacti
3 4 (57.14%) vSphere
3 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) LANDesk
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Office 365
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) Lync
5 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (85.71%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (14.29%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
1 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Network Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Network Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) IT Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
1 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) vSphere
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Nagios
1 4 (57.14%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) Juniper
1 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
1 4 (57.14%) LANDesk
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
Oldham, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oldham
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + On-Call, Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £13000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + On-Call, Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago