The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 15 2
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 30 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 40.00% 8.89% 56.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 40.00% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 30 4 13
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,825 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £52,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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 Rochdale region.

Operating Systems Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 40.00% 22.22% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 13
Average salary £47,500 £48,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +35.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,875 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £45,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 3 September 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 33 (75.00%) VMware
2 23 (52.27%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (50.00%) Internet
4 20 (45.45%) Linux
5 17 (38.64%) SAN
6 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 16 (36.36%) DNS
6 16 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (31.82%) MS Exchange
7 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
8 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
10 11 (25.00%) SLA
11 10 (22.73%) Web Services
12 9 (20.45%) Service Management
12 9 (20.45%) People Management
12 9 (20.45%) cPanel
12 9 (20.45%) Change Control
13 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (18.18%) Ethernet
14 7 (15.91%) VoIP
14 7 (15.91%) ITIL
14 7 (15.91%) SQL
14 7 (15.91%) Change Management
14 7 (15.91%) Incident Management
14 7 (15.91%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (15.91%) Coaching
14 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
15 6 (13.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 6 (13.64%) MapReduce

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 14 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.64%) IIS
2 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 23 (52.27%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.64%) Amazon EMR
2 6 (13.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 6 (13.64%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (13.64%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 22 (50.00%) Internet
2 17 (38.64%) SAN
3 16 (36.36%) DNS
4 8 (18.18%) Ethernet
5 7 (15.91%) VoIP
6 6 (13.64%) SMTP
6 6 (13.64%) DHCP
6 6 (13.64%) Broadband
6 6 (13.64%) SNMP
6 6 (13.64%) VPN
6 6 (13.64%) DMZ
6 6 (13.64%) NAS
7 5 (11.36%) MPLS
8 4 (9.09%) Firewall
8 4 (9.09%) WAN
9 3 (6.82%) ADSL
9 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
10 2 (4.55%) FTP
10 2 (4.55%) PSTN
10 2 (4.55%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (13.64%) NoSQL
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (13.64%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (13.64%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Selenium
1 2 (4.55%) MSTest
1 2 (4.55%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (13.64%) Consultant
3 5 (11.36%) Support Manager
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Director
4 4 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Developer
4 4 (9.09%) DBA
4 4 (9.09%) Field Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) SQL DBA
5 3 (6.82%) Systems Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Service Desk Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior DBA
6 2 (4.55%) Senior SQL Server DBA
6 2 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) Web Services
2 6 (13.64%) HTML
3 4 (9.09%) .NET
3 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 4 (9.09%) CSS
4 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.55%) WCF
4 2 (4.55%) WF
4 2 (4.55%) LINQ
4 2 (4.55%) jQuery
4 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.55%) Entity Framework
4 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
3 6 (13.64%) Replication
4 4 (9.09%) Private Cloud
5 2 (4.55%) Tandem
5 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Linux
2 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) Service Management
1 9 (20.45%) Change Control
1 9 (20.45%) People Management
2 7 (15.91%) Coaching
2 7 (15.91%) Change Management
2 7 (15.91%) ITIL
2 7 (15.91%) Incident Management
3 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.64%) Data Migration
3 6 (13.64%) Identity Management
3 6 (13.64%) Migration
3 6 (13.64%) Data Analysis
3 6 (13.64%) MapReduce
4 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (9.09%) Scrum
5 4 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 4 (9.09%) Data Security
6 2 (4.55%) Workflow
6 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) C#
2 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.55%) C++
3 2 (4.55%) Java
3 2 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (9.09%) MCSE
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) CCA
4 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 7 (15.91%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (13.64%) VMware ESX
4 6 (13.64%) VMware Server
5 2 (4.55%) vCloud
5 2 (4.55%) vSphere
6 1 (2.27%) XenApp
6 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (20.45%) cPanel
2 5 (11.36%) Plesk
3 2 (4.55%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 33 (75.00%) VMware
2 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) Citrix
3 2 (4.55%) Avaya
3 2 (4.55%) Juniper
3 2 (4.55%) Apple
4 1 (2.27%) WatchGuard
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco
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