The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 29 40 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 15.43% 22.35% 25.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.44% 58.82% 71.59%
Number of salaries quoted 24 40 60
Average salary £31,500 £31,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.61% -8.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,525 £22,300 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,750 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
45 68 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 23.94% 37.99% 35.06%
Number of salaries quoted 35 68 83
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £20,000 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
Manchester

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Windows
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Windows Salary Trend in Stockport

Windows
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Stockport

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 49 (52.13%) Microsoft
2 33 (35.11%) SQL
3 32 (34.04%) .NET
4 31 (32.98%) C#
5 30 (31.91%) SQL Server
6 24 (25.53%) Oracle
6 24 (25.53%) Active Directory
7 19 (20.21%) Linux
7 19 (20.21%) MS Excel
8 18 (19.15%) Java
8 18 (19.15%) Finance
8 18 (19.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (18.09%) WebLogic
9 17 (18.09%) WCF
9 17 (18.09%) Relational Database
10 16 (17.02%) VMware
10 16 (17.02%) Web Services
10 16 (17.02%) HTML
11 15 (15.96%) UNIX
11 15 (15.96%) Cisco
12 14 (14.89%) SLA
12 14 (14.89%) Ant
12 14 (14.89%) Web Development
13 13 (13.83%) Degree
13 13 (13.83%) OO
13 13 (13.83%) SharePoint
13 13 (13.83%) WAN
14 12 (12.77%) LAN
14 12 (12.77%) J2EE
14 12 (12.77%) JavaScript

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 17 (18.09%) WebLogic
2 13 (13.83%) SharePoint
3 11 (11.70%) MS Exchange
4 7 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (6.38%) WebSphere
5 6 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (3.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (3.19%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (2.13%) GlassFish
8 2 (2.13%) IIS
8 2 (2.13%) Apache
8 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.06%) CMS
9 1 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (1.06%) Umbraco
9 1 (1.06%) Sitefinity
9 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (20.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.26%) MS Office
3 2 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.06%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.83%) WAN
2 12 (12.77%) LAN
3 8 (8.51%) WLAN
4 6 (6.38%) SAN
5 4 (4.26%) VoIP
6 3 (3.19%) Firewall
6 3 (3.19%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.19%) VPN
7 1 (1.06%) Internet
7 1 (1.06%) SSL
7 1 (1.06%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (31.91%) SQL Server
2 17 (18.09%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.51%) MySQL
4 7 (7.45%) DB2
5 3 (3.19%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (14.89%) Ant
2 9 (9.57%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (8.51%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.26%) Hudson
4 4 (4.26%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (2.13%) JUnit
6 2 (2.13%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.06%) WebLogic Workshop
7 1 (1.06%) Subversion
7 1 (1.06%) Mercurial
General
1 18 (19.15%) Finance
2 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.06%) Games
3 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (20.21%) Support Engineer
2 17 (18.09%) Developer
3 13 (13.83%) Applications Support
4 12 (12.77%) Applications Support Engineer
5 9 (9.57%) Tester
5 9 (9.57%) Consultant
6 8 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) Software Tester
6 8 (8.51%) Team Leader
6 8 (8.51%) Analyst
7 7 (7.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 6 (6.38%) Software Team Leader
9 5 (5.32%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.32%) .NET Developer
9 5 (5.32%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.32%) Development Team Leader
10 4 (4.26%) IT Project Manager
10 4 (4.26%) Software Development Team Leader
10 4 (4.26%) Help Desk Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (34.04%) .NET
2 17 (18.09%) WCF
3 16 (17.02%) Web Services
3 16 (17.02%) HTML
4 12 (12.77%) J2EE
5 11 (11.70%) ASP.NET
6 10 (10.64%) EJB
7 8 (8.51%) CSS
8 6 (6.38%) WinForms
9 4 (4.26%) Windows Identity Foundation
9 4 (4.26%) HTML5
9 4 (4.26%) jQuery
10 3 (3.19%) Middleware
10 3 (3.19%) XML
11 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (2.13%) JNDI
11 2 (2.13%) JDBC
11 2 (2.13%) SOAP
11 2 (2.13%) JMS
11 2 (2.13%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Computer Science
1 12 (12.77%) Statistics
2 11 (11.70%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.38%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.19%) iPhone
4 3 (3.19%) Clustering
5 2 (2.13%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.06%) NHS
6 1 (1.06%) Firmware
6 1 (1.06%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.21%) Linux
2 18 (19.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (15.96%) UNIX
4 9 (9.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (8.51%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.32%) Windows 8
6 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.19%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.19%) Windows 2000
7 3 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.19%) Android
8 2 (2.13%) SUSE
8 2 (2.13%) AIX
8 2 (2.13%) HPUX
8 2 (2.13%) Solaris
8 2 (2.13%) OS/400
8 2 (2.13%) zOS
9 1 (1.06%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.89%) Web Development
2 13 (13.83%) OO
3 12 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (11.70%) OOD
5 9 (9.57%) Software Testing
5 9 (9.57%) Web Design
6 8 (8.51%) Web Testing
6 8 (8.51%) System Testing
7 7 (7.45%) Performance Improvement
8 6 (6.38%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (6.38%) Business Continuity
9 5 (5.32%) Project Management
9 5 (5.32%) Migration
9 5 (5.32%) Change Management
10 4 (4.26%) Data Privacy
10 4 (4.26%) Data Management
10 4 (4.26%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.26%) E-Commerce
10 4 (4.26%) ERP
11 3 (3.19%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 33 (35.11%) SQL
2 31 (32.98%) C#
3 18 (19.15%) Java
4 12 (12.77%) JavaScript
5 9 (9.57%) VB.NET
6 8 (8.51%) Jython
6 8 (8.51%) Shell Script
7 5 (5.32%) PHP
8 4 (4.26%) C++
8 4 (4.26%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.13%) Perl
11 1 (1.06%) VBScript
11 1 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (13.83%) Degree
2 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (9.57%) ISEB
4 8 (8.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (6.38%) MCSE
6 5 (5.32%) MCP
7 4 (4.26%) MCDST
8 3 (3.19%) MCTS
8 3 (3.19%) MCITP
9 2 (2.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.89%) SLA
2 2 (2.13%) QA
3 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (25.53%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.32%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.19%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (3.19%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (3.19%) UAG
5 2 (2.13%) KVM
6 1 (1.06%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.06%) RHEV
6 1 (1.06%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (8.51%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (3.19%) MOM
2 3 (3.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (3.19%) SCCM
2 3 (3.19%) SCOM
2 3 (3.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (3.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (2.13%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.06%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.06%) Puppet
4 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 49 (52.13%) Microsoft
2 24 (25.53%) Oracle
3 16 (17.02%) VMware
4 15 (15.96%) Cisco
5 8 (8.51%) McAfee
6 6 (6.38%) Symantec
7 5 (5.32%) Citrix
8 4 (4.26%) Sybase
9 3 (3.19%) NetApp
9 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.19%) Apple
9 3 (3.19%) EMC
9 3 (3.19%) IBM
10 2 (2.13%) Brocade
10 2 (2.13%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.13%) BMC
10 2 (2.13%) CA
10 2 (2.13%) HP
10 2 (2.13%) Avaya
10 2 (2.13%) Juniper
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