The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 18 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 Rochdale region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 28.57% 19.35% 34.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 60.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 20
Average salary £34,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.11% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £19,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £36,750 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 28.57% 32.26% 34.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 20
Average salary £29,250 £23,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.46% -21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £33,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
Manchester

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Rochdale region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 15 (88.24%) Internet
2 13 (76.47%) VMware
3 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (70.59%) SLA
3 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
4 11 (64.71%) SharePoint
4 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
4 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (58.82%) Service Management
6 8 (47.06%) SQL
6 8 (47.06%) Web Services
6 8 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (47.06%) Change Control
7 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (35.29%) MCSE
8 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (35.29%) Firewall
8 6 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
9 5 (29.41%) WAN
9 5 (29.41%) vSphere
9 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (23.53%) NAS
10 4 (23.53%) Linux
10 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (23.53%) SCCM
10 4 (23.53%) SAN
10 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
11 3 (17.65%) Clustering

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
2 11 (64.71%) SharePoint
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (11.76%) IIS
5 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (11.76%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (17.65%) Office 365
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) Internet
2 6 (35.29%) Firewall
3 5 (29.41%) WAN
4 4 (23.53%) NAS
4 4 (23.53%) SAN
5 3 (17.65%) iSCSI
5 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 3 (17.65%) IPsec
6 2 (11.76%) SNMP
7 1 (5.88%) Wireless
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (5.88%) VPN
7 1 (5.88%) DNS
7 1 (5.88%) DHCP
7 1 (5.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Support Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (35.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Service Management
2 8 (47.06%) Change Control
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (35.29%) MCSE
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (70.59%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (29.41%) vSphere
3 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
4 2 (11.76%) vCloud
4 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.76%) Puppet
2 2 (11.76%) OpenNMS
2 2 (11.76%) SCOM
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
4 3 (17.65%) Dell
4 3 (17.65%) Veeam
5 2 (11.76%) Acronis
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix
6 1 (5.88%) Avaya
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco
6 1 (5.88%) Meraki
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