The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 17 8
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 19 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 32.76% 7.55% 16.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 82.61% 100.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 8
Median salary £21,250 £23,000 £41,965
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.60% -45.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,200 £21,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £28,600 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
23 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 39.66% 7.55% 24.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 8
Median salary £22,500 £23,000 £41,430
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% -44.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

The demand trend of job ads across the Oldham region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Oldham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oldham region with a requirement for Windows.

1 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 16 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 12 (50.00%) Office 365
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (45.83%) VMware
4 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (37.50%) MS Office
7 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 8 (33.33%) DNS
7 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 8 (33.33%) Firewall
8 7 (29.17%) WAN
8 7 (29.17%) DHCP
8 7 (29.17%) LAN
9 6 (25.00%) VoIP
9 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
10 4 (16.67%) Linux
10 4 (16.67%) Java
10 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 3 (12.50%) C
11 3 (12.50%) C++
11 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
11 3 (12.50%) CSS
11 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
11 3 (12.50%) Games

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (37.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) IaaS
2 1 (4.17%) PaaS
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) DNS
1 8 (33.33%) Firewall
1 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (29.17%) DHCP
2 7 (29.17%) LAN
2 7 (29.17%) WAN
3 6 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (8.33%) SAN
5 1 (4.17%) Internet
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Games
1 3 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 6 (25.00%) Support Technician
3 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) C++ Programmer
4 3 (12.50%) Graduate
4 3 (12.50%) Graduate C++ Programmer
4 3 (12.50%) Graduate Programmer
4 3 (12.50%) Programmer
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) C++ Games Programmer
5 2 (8.33%) Games Programmer
5 2 (8.33%) Graduate Games Programmer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support
6 1 (4.17%) Junior
6 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) COM
2 1 (4.17%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) CCTV
2 1 (4.17%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.67%) Linux
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.33%) Information Security
1 2 (8.33%) Security Management
1 2 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
2 1 (4.17%) DevOps
2 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
2 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
2 1 (4.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) Java
1 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.50%) C
2 3 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Nagios
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) Veeam
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