The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 2 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 69 48 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 38.55% 25.26% 19.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 87.34% 65.75% 73.02%
Number of salaries quoted 66 40 42
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £31,850 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £41,287
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%

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
79 73 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 44.13% 38.42% 26.58%
Number of salaries quoted 76 64 58
Median salary £32,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.68% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £30,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of job ads across the Stockport region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Stockport

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Windows.

1 56 (47.46%) Active Directory
2 54 (45.76%) Microsoft
3 51 (43.22%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (32.20%) Windows Server
5 32 (27.12%) VMware
6 30 (25.42%) MS Excel
7 28 (23.73%) ITIL
7 28 (23.73%) SQL Server
8 26 (22.03%) MS Exchange
8 26 (22.03%) iPad
9 25 (21.19%) Scrum
10 24 (20.34%) Mentoring
11 23 (19.49%) Windows 7
12 22 (18.64%) Mac OS X
13 19 (16.10%) Cisco
13 19 (16.10%) Microsoft Azure
13 19 (16.10%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (16.10%) Software Engineering
14 18 (15.25%) Java
15 17 (14.41%) Visual Studio
15 17 (14.41%) ISEB
15 17 (14.41%) QA
15 17 (14.41%) Enterprise Software
16 16 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (13.56%) C++
17 14 (11.86%) CMDB
17 14 (11.86%) Windows 10
17 14 (11.86%) Terminal Services
18 13 (11.02%) Web Services
18 13 (11.02%) TDD

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 26 (22.03%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.93%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.24%) IIS
4 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 30 (25.42%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.54%) Office 365
3 2 (1.69%) SaaS
4 1 (0.85%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.78%) SAN
1 8 (6.78%) WAN
2 7 (5.93%) LAN
3 5 (4.24%) NAS
4 4 (3.39%) Firewall
4 4 (3.39%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.54%) DHCP
5 3 (2.54%) DNS
6 2 (1.69%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.69%) VoIP
6 2 (1.69%) VPN
6 2 (1.69%) Wireless
7 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.39%) SQLite
3 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.85%) FileMaker
4 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (14.41%) Visual Studio
2 12 (10.17%) Ant
3 11 (9.32%) Eclipse
3 11 (9.32%) JUnit
4 10 (8.47%) JIRA
5 9 (7.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (5.93%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.39%) Android Studio
7 4 (3.39%) Xcode
8 3 (2.54%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.85%) CocoaPods
9 1 (0.85%) Gradle
9 1 (0.85%) Maven
9 1 (0.85%) Subversion
9 1 (0.85%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (3.39%) Marketing
2 3 (2.54%) Legal
3 2 (1.69%) Finance
3 2 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (22.03%) Developer
2 23 (19.49%) 2nd Line Support
3 22 (18.64%) Support Engineer
4 21 (17.80%) Support Technician
5 17 (14.41%) QA Tester
5 17 (14.41%) Tester
6 15 (12.71%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 15 (12.71%) Senior QA Tester
6 15 (12.71%) Senior Tester
7 13 (11.02%) Windows Engineer
8 12 (10.17%) Windows Support Engineer
9 11 (9.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 11 (9.32%) 3rd Line Support
9 11 (9.32%) Java Developer
9 11 (9.32%) Lead Tester
9 11 (9.32%) QA Leader
9 11 (9.32%) Senior Developer
9 11 (9.32%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (7.63%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 9 (7.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.02%) Web Services
2 11 (9.32%) Hibernate
2 11 (9.32%) JDBC
2 11 (9.32%) JMS
2 11 (9.32%) JNDI
2 11 (9.32%) SOAP
2 11 (9.32%) Spring
2 11 (9.32%) XML
3 8 (6.78%) ATL
4 7 (5.93%) .NET
5 6 (5.08%) HTML
6 4 (3.39%) Cocoa
6 4 (3.39%) Cocoa Touch
7 3 (2.54%) CSS
7 3 (2.54%) J2EE
7 3 (2.54%) J2SE
8 2 (1.69%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.69%) Middleware
8 2 (1.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.03%) iPad
2 17 (14.41%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (11.86%) CMDB
5 10 (8.47%) Data Centre
6 8 (6.78%) N-Tier
7 7 (5.93%) User Experience
8 5 (4.24%) Public Cloud
9 4 (3.39%) Driving Licence
10 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
10 3 (2.54%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (32.20%) Windows Server
2 23 (19.49%) Windows 7
3 22 (18.64%) Mac OS X
4 14 (11.86%) Windows 10
5 11 (9.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (8.47%) Linux
7 7 (5.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.39%) Android
8 4 (3.39%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.54%) Unix
10 2 (1.69%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (43.22%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (23.73%) ITIL
3 25 (21.19%) Scrum
4 24 (20.34%) Mentoring
5 19 (16.10%) Software Engineering
6 13 (11.02%) Case Management
6 13 (11.02%) SDLC
6 13 (11.02%) TDD
7 12 (10.17%) BDD
7 12 (10.17%) OO
7 12 (10.17%) People Management
8 11 (9.32%) Automated Testing
8 11 (9.32%) Defect Tracking
8 11 (9.32%) OOP
9 10 (8.47%) Service Delivery
10 9 (7.63%) Multithreaded Programming
10 9 (7.63%) Multithreading
10 9 (7.63%) Unit Testing
11 8 (6.78%) Configuration Management
12 7 (5.93%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.25%) Java
2 16 (13.56%) C++
3 7 (5.93%) C#
3 7 (5.93%) Python
3 7 (5.93%) Ruby
4 6 (5.08%) PowerShell
5 5 (4.24%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.39%) Apple Swift
6 4 (3.39%) Objective-C
6 4 (3.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (14.41%) ISEB
2 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.24%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (4.24%) MCITP
4 3 (2.54%) Degree
5 1 (0.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.41%) QA
2 6 (5.08%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (47.46%) Active Directory
2 19 (16.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (11.86%) Terminal Services
4 4 (3.39%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.69%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.85%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (5.93%) Puppet
2 6 (5.08%) Backup Exec
2 6 (5.08%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.54%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.69%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 54 (45.76%) Microsoft
2 32 (27.12%) VMware
3 19 (16.10%) Cisco
4 6 (5.08%) Veeam
5 5 (4.24%) Citrix
5 5 (4.24%) Symantec
6 4 (3.39%) Apple
7 3 (2.54%) Intel Security
8 2 (1.69%) HP
8 2 (1.69%) Sage
9 1 (0.85%) AVG
9 1 (0.85%) NetApp
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle
9 1 (0.85%) Panasonic
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