The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 5 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 36 50 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 17.06% 25.64% 11.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.07% 68.49% 38.18%
Number of salaries quoted 33 32 21
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £17,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.40%
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 Stockport region.

Operating Systems Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
58 73 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 27.49% 37.44% 29.89%
Number of salaries quoted 54 45 55
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 4 March 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Stockport

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 (51.04%) Active Directory
2 29 (30.21%) Microsoft
3 27 (28.13%) Linux
3 27 (28.13%) Firewall
4 25 (26.04%) TCP/IP
4 25 (26.04%) MS Excel
5 23 (23.96%) SQL
5 23 (23.96%) VMware
6 22 (22.92%) MS Exchange
7 21 (21.88%) LAN
7 21 (21.88%) WAN
8 20 (20.83%) Web Services
8 20 (20.83%) MS Office
8 20 (20.83%) Cisco
9 19 (19.79%) Oracle
10 18 (18.75%) SQL Server
11 17 (17.71%) DNS
12 15 (15.63%) JavaScript
12 15 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (14.58%) .NET
14 13 (13.54%) JUnit
14 13 (13.54%) C#
14 13 (13.54%) HTML
14 13 (13.54%) CSS
14 13 (13.54%) ITIL
14 13 (13.54%) OOP
14 13 (13.54%) OO
14 13 (13.54%) Eclipse
14 13 (13.54%) Windows XP
14 13 (13.54%) UNIX

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 22 (22.92%) MS Exchange
2 12 (12.50%) GlassFish
2 12 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 12 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 11 (11.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (10.42%) SharePoint
5 8 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.08%) IIS
7 2 (2.08%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (1.04%) Apache
8 1 (1.04%) nginx
8 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (26.04%) MS Excel
2 20 (20.83%) MS Office
3 1 (1.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (28.13%) Firewall
2 25 (26.04%) TCP/IP
3 21 (21.88%) LAN
3 21 (21.88%) WAN
4 17 (17.71%) DNS
5 11 (11.46%) SAN
5 11 (11.46%) VPN
5 11 (11.46%) VLAN
6 9 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (9.38%) Network Security
7 7 (7.29%) DHCP
8 5 (5.21%) Wireless
9 4 (4.17%) Wireshark
9 4 (4.17%) VoIP
10 3 (3.13%) Internet
11 2 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.04%) HTTP
12 1 (1.04%) DMZ
12 1 (1.04%) SS7
12 1 (1.04%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.08%) MySQL
4 1 (1.04%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (13.54%) JUnit
1 13 (13.54%) Eclipse
2 12 (12.50%) Ant
3 8 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.13%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.08%) NUnit
6 1 (1.04%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.04%) LabVIEW
6 1 (1.04%) FxCop
6 1 (1.04%) StyleCop
6 1 (1.04%) Moq
6 1 (1.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.04%) Gerrit
6 1 (1.04%) WiX
6 1 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.04%) Selenium
General
1 11 (11.46%) Finance
2 4 (4.17%) German Language
2 4 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.04%) Back Office
3 1 (1.04%) Electronics
3 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.04%) French Language
3 1 (1.04%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 26 (27.08%) Developer
2 19 (19.79%) Analyst
3 13 (13.54%) Support Engineer
4 12 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 10 (10.42%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 10 (10.42%) Administrator
5 10 (10.42%) 1st Line Support
5 10 (10.42%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (9.38%) Service Analyst
6 9 (9.38%) .NET Developer
6 9 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (7.29%) Help Desk Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (6.25%) Support Analyst
10 5 (5.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.21%) Help Desk Support
11 4 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (4.17%) Senior Technician
11 4 (4.17%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.83%) Web Services
2 14 (14.58%) .NET
3 13 (13.54%) HTML
3 13 (13.54%) CSS
4 12 (12.50%) JNDI
4 12 (12.50%) JMS
4 12 (12.50%) XML
4 12 (12.50%) JDBC
4 12 (12.50%) SOAP
4 12 (12.50%) EJB
4 12 (12.50%) J2EE
5 10 (10.42%) .NET Framework
5 10 (10.42%) jQuery
6 7 (7.29%) ASP.NET
7 4 (4.17%) WCF
8 1 (1.04%) XSLT
8 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.04%) HTML5
8 1 (1.04%) RESTful
8 1 (1.04%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.08%) Smartphone
1 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
1 2 (2.08%) iPhone
1 2 (2.08%) iPad
1 2 (2.08%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.04%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.13%) Linux
2 13 (13.54%) Windows XP
2 13 (13.54%) UNIX
2 13 (13.54%) Windows 7
3 11 (11.46%) Windows 8
4 7 (7.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.04%) Solaris
6 1 (1.04%) Debian
6 1 (1.04%) CentOS
6 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.54%) ITIL
1 13 (13.54%) OOP
1 13 (13.54%) OO
2 9 (9.38%) Migration
3 8 (8.33%) Coaching
4 7 (7.29%) Web Development
4 7 (7.29%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (5.21%) Communications Security
5 5 (5.21%) Project Planning
5 5 (5.21%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (3.13%) CRM
6 3 (3.13%) Configuration Management
6 3 (3.13%) Scrum
6 3 (3.13%) Change Control
6 3 (3.13%) TDD
7 2 (2.08%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.08%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.08%) MVC
7 2 (2.08%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.04%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.96%) SQL
2 15 (15.63%) JavaScript
3 13 (13.54%) C#
4 12 (12.50%) Java
4 12 (12.50%) C++
5 9 (9.38%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.08%) Ruby
6 2 (2.08%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.08%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.04%) Perl
7 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.04%) Python
7 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (9.38%) MCSE
1 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.25%) Degree
3 5 (5.21%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.08%) VCP4
5 1 (1.04%) MCP
5 1 (1.04%) HND
5 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.04%) CCNP
5 1 (1.04%) CCNA
5 1 (1.04%) MCSA
5 1 (1.04%) MCITP
5 1 (1.04%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.38%) SLA
2 2 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 49 (51.04%) Active Directory
2 15 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (10.42%) Hyper-V
3 10 (10.42%) Terminal Services
4 6 (6.25%) MetaFrame
5 4 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.08%) vSphere
7 1 (1.04%) Firmware
7 1 (1.04%) Varnish
7 1 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.08%) Puppet
3 1 (1.04%) Nagios
3 1 (1.04%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (30.21%) Microsoft
2 23 (23.96%) VMware
3 20 (20.83%) Cisco
4 19 (19.79%) Oracle
5 12 (12.50%) HP
6 11 (11.46%) Citrix
7 9 (9.38%) CheckPoint
8 8 (8.33%) ProCurve
8 8 (8.33%) Wyse
8 8 (8.33%) Symantec
9 4 (4.17%) 3PAR
9 4 (4.17%) Apple
9 4 (4.17%) NetApp
10 2 (2.08%) Juniper
10 2 (2.08%) Lotus
10 2 (2.08%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.04%) Sybase
11 1 (1.04%) Percona
11 1 (1.04%) Facebook
11 1 (1.04%) Twitter
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