The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Manchester / Rochdale
Rank 12 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 12 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 21.05% 59.52% 48.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 20
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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

Operating Systems Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 21.05% 59.52% 53.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 22
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

The demand trend of job ads across the Rochdale region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

Windows
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Windows Salary Trend in Rochdale

Windows
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Rochdale region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Rochdale region with a requirement for Windows.

1 45 (83.33%) VMware
2 39 (72.22%) Active Directory
3 32 (59.26%) Internet
4 30 (55.56%) Firewall
5 29 (53.70%) Windows Server
6 28 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
7 26 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
8 23 (42.59%) Linux
9 22 (40.74%) Web Services
9 22 (40.74%) Python
9 22 (40.74%) PowerShell
10 21 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
10 21 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (35.19%) Hyper-V
12 17 (31.48%) Puppet
13 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
13 16 (29.63%) ITIL
14 15 (27.78%) Customer Requirements
14 15 (27.78%) Performance Analysis
14 15 (27.78%) Capacity Management
14 15 (27.78%) Mentoring
14 15 (27.78%) AWS CloudFormation
14 15 (27.78%) Amazon EC2
14 15 (27.78%) Amazon S3
14 15 (27.78%) Load Testing
15 14 (25.93%) WAN
16 13 (24.07%) Cisco
16 13 (24.07%) Perl
16 13 (24.07%) Disaster Recovery

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale 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 9 (16.67%) IIS
2 4 (7.41%) Apache
2 4 (7.41%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (27.78%) Amazon EC2
2 15 (27.78%) Amazon S3
2 15 (27.78%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (16.67%) Office 365
4 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (7.41%) IaaS
5 4 (7.41%) PaaS
5 4 (7.41%) SaaS
6 2 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (3.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (59.26%) Internet
2 30 (55.56%) Firewall
3 14 (25.93%) WAN
4 9 (16.67%) LAN
5 8 (14.81%) DNS
5 8 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (7.41%) IPsec
6 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.56%) SAN
8 2 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.85%) ADSL
9 1 (1.85%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MSTest
1 4 (7.41%) Selenium
1 4 (7.41%) SpecFlow
1 4 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Senior Windows Engineer
1 16 (29.63%) Support Engineer
1 16 (29.63%) Windows Engineer
2 15 (27.78%) Linux Engineer
2 15 (27.78%) Linux Support
2 15 (27.78%) Linux Support Engineer
2 15 (27.78%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 15 (27.78%) Senior Linux Support
2 15 (27.78%) Senior Support Engineer
2 15 (27.78%) Windows Support Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.74%) Web Services
2 10 (18.52%) .NET
2 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET
2 10 (18.52%) HTML
3 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (11.11%) CSS
3 6 (11.11%) WCF
4 4 (7.41%) .NET Framework
4 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (7.41%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (7.41%) Entity Framework
4 4 (7.41%) jQuery
4 4 (7.41%) LAMP
4 4 (7.41%) LINQ
4 4 (7.41%) WF
5 2 (3.70%) Ajax
5 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (3.70%) RESTful
5 2 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (53.70%) Windows Server
2 23 (42.59%) Linux
3 21 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) ITIL
2 15 (27.78%) Capacity Management
2 15 (27.78%) Customer Requirements
2 15 (27.78%) Load Testing
2 15 (27.78%) Mentoring
2 15 (27.78%) Performance Analysis
3 13 (24.07%) Coaching
3 13 (24.07%) Configuration Management
3 13 (24.07%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.81%) DevOps
6 7 (12.96%) Change Management
7 6 (11.11%) MVC
7 6 (11.11%) Web Development
8 4 (7.41%) Pair Programming
8 4 (7.41%) Scrum
8 4 (7.41%) TDD
8 4 (7.41%) TOGAF
8 4 (7.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.74%) PowerShell
1 22 (40.74%) Python
2 13 (24.07%) Perl
3 9 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 6 (11.11%) C#
4 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) CCNA
1 10 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (14.81%) CCNP
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.56%) MCSE
5 2 (3.70%) DBS Check
5 2 (3.70%) MCP
5 2 (3.70%) MCSA
6 1 (1.85%) CCA
6 1 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) ISO 9001
1 4 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (7.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 26 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (35.19%) Hyper-V
4 11 (20.37%) vCloud
5 9 (16.67%) vSphere
6 2 (3.70%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (31.48%) Puppet
2 13 (24.07%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (20.37%) SCCM
4 9 (16.67%) Ansible
4 9 (16.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 45 (83.33%) VMware
2 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
3 13 (24.07%) Cisco
3 13 (24.07%) Zerto
4 9 (16.67%) Veeam
5 8 (14.81%) Juniper
5 8 (14.81%) SonicWALL
6 6 (11.11%) Citrix
7 3 (5.56%) Apple
7 3 (5.56%) NetApp
8 2 (3.70%) HP
9 1 (1.85%) WatchGuard
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago