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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 42 28 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 49.41% 53.85% 21.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 91.30% 100.00% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 40 27 7
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +94.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £20,000 £15,900
10% offered a salary of more than £51,650 £60,000 £33,500
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 Rochdale region.

Operating Systems Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
46 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 54.12% 53.85% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 44 27 11
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +94.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,000 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £48,000 £60,000
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 7 December 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 7 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 Rochdale region with a requirement for Windows.

1 53 (73.61%) VMware
2 46 (63.89%) Active Directory
3 41 (56.94%) Internet
4 37 (51.39%) Windows Server
5 33 (45.83%) Firewall
5 33 (45.83%) SQL Server
6 29 (40.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (40.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
7 28 (38.89%) Microsoft
8 26 (36.11%) Linux
9 25 (34.72%) PowerShell
9 25 (34.72%) Amazon AWS
10 23 (31.94%) Puppet
11 22 (30.56%) HTML
11 22 (30.56%) Cisco
12 21 (29.17%) Python
12 21 (29.17%) Web Services
13 20 (27.78%) ASP.NET
13 20 (27.78%) .NET
14 19 (26.39%) Configuration Management
14 19 (26.39%) SCCM
15 18 (25.00%) Hyper-V
15 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
15 18 (25.00%) ITIL
15 18 (25.00%) Zerto
16 16 (22.22%) DevOps
16 16 (22.22%) vSphere
16 16 (22.22%) CSS

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 15 (20.83%) IIS
2 10 (13.89%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.33%) Apache
3 6 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (34.72%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (19.44%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (19.44%) Amazon S3
2 14 (19.44%) AWS CloudFormation
2 14 (19.44%) Office 365
3 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (5.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (5.56%) IaaS
4 4 (5.56%) PaaS
4 4 (5.56%) SaaS
4 4 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (2.78%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 41 (56.94%) Internet
2 33 (45.83%) Firewall
3 12 (16.67%) DNS
4 11 (15.28%) WAN
5 9 (12.50%) LAN
6 8 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (8.33%) IPsec
7 6 (8.33%) TCP/IP
8 5 (6.94%) SAN
9 4 (5.56%) ADSL
9 4 (5.56%) DHCP
9 4 (5.56%) IP Telephony
9 4 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (4.17%) iSCSI
10 3 (4.17%) SNMP
11 2 (2.78%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (16.67%) MSTest
1 12 (16.67%) Selenium
1 12 (16.67%) SpecFlow
2 4 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.78%) Axure RP
General
1 8 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (19.44%) .NET Developer
1 14 (19.44%) C# .NET Developer
1 14 (19.44%) C# Developer
1 14 (19.44%) Developer
2 12 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
2 12 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 11 (15.28%) Analyst
3 11 (15.28%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 11 (15.28%) Support Engineer
4 10 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (13.89%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (13.89%) Linux Support
4 10 (13.89%) Linux Support Engineer
4 10 (13.89%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 10 (13.89%) Senior Linux Support
4 10 (13.89%) Senior Support Engineer
4 10 (13.89%) Support Analyst
4 10 (13.89%) Windows Support Engineer
5 9 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
5 9 (12.50%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.56%) HTML
2 21 (29.17%) Web Services
3 20 (27.78%) .NET
3 20 (27.78%) ASP.NET
4 16 (22.22%) CSS
5 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (19.44%) WCF
6 12 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (16.67%) Entity Framework
6 12 (16.67%) jQuery
6 12 (16.67%) LINQ
6 12 (16.67%) WF
7 7 (9.72%) ELK Stack
8 6 (8.33%) LAMP
9 2 (2.78%) Ajax
9 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (2.78%) HTML5
9 2 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.56%) PKI
2 4 (5.56%) Replication
3 2 (2.78%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (51.39%) Windows Server
2 29 (40.28%) Windows Server 2008
2 29 (40.28%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (36.11%) Linux
4 4 (5.56%) Windows 10
4 4 (5.56%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.39%) Configuration Management
2 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (25.00%) ITIL
3 16 (22.22%) DevOps
4 15 (20.83%) Coaching
5 14 (19.44%) Kanban
5 14 (19.44%) MVC
5 14 (19.44%) Scrum
6 12 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 12 (16.67%) TDD
6 12 (16.67%) Workflow
7 11 (15.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (13.89%) Capacity Management
8 10 (13.89%) Load Testing
8 10 (13.89%) Mentoring
8 10 (13.89%) Performance Analysis
9 8 (11.11%) Change Management
9 8 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (34.72%) PowerShell
2 21 (29.17%) Python
3 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 14 (19.44%) C#
5 11 (15.28%) Shell Script
6 10 (13.89%) Perl
7 4 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) CCNA
1 10 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (11.11%) CCNP
3 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.94%) MCSE
5 4 (5.56%) MCP
5 4 (5.56%) MCSA
6 2 (2.78%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.39%) CCA
7 1 (1.39%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 4 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (63.89%) Active Directory
2 28 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 16 (22.22%) vSphere
5 15 (20.83%) vCloud
6 4 (5.56%) VMware ESX
6 4 (5.56%) XenApp
7 3 (4.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 23 (31.94%) Puppet
2 19 (26.39%) SCCM
3 15 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (15.28%) Ansible
4 11 (15.28%) vMotion
5 4 (5.56%) PowerCLI
5 4 (5.56%) RANCID
5 4 (5.56%) vRealize
6 3 (4.17%) Nagios
6 3 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 53 (73.61%) VMware
2 28 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 22 (30.56%) Cisco
4 18 (25.00%) Zerto
5 14 (19.44%) Veeam
6 12 (16.67%) Citrix
6 12 (16.67%) Juniper
7 8 (11.11%) SonicWALL
8 5 (6.94%) Apple
9 4 (5.56%) HP
9 4 (5.56%) NetApp
9 4 (5.56%) WatchGuard
10 3 (4.17%) Dell
11 2 (2.78%) Google
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
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Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago