The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wilmslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 20 22 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 24.10% 16.42% 26.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.92% 55.00% 74.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 30
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +88.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £24,500 £19,375
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £45,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
Windows
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wilmslow region.

Operating Systems Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
26 40 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 31.33% 29.85% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 25 36 41
Average salary £22,500 £38,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.55% +79.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £27,600 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

Windows
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Windows Salary Trend in Wilmslow

Windows
Salary Histogram in Wilmslow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Wilmslow region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Wilmslow

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 22 (56.41%) Active Directory
2 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 19 (48.72%) Windows 7
4 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (28.21%) Degree
6 11 (28.21%) Selenium
6 11 (28.21%) Windows 8
7 10 (25.64%) Cucumber
7 10 (25.64%) SDLC
7 10 (25.64%) FitNesse
7 10 (25.64%) Test Scripting
7 10 (25.64%) Manual Testing
7 10 (25.64%) Test Automation
7 10 (25.64%) HP UFT
7 10 (25.64%) ISEB
7 10 (25.64%) Citrix
7 10 (25.64%) Web Services
7 10 (25.64%) MCP
7 10 (25.64%) RAD
7 10 (25.64%) Automated Testing
7 10 (25.64%) ISTQB
7 10 (25.64%) Scrum
8 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 9 (23.08%) ITIL
8 9 (23.08%) MS Office
9 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
9 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (12.82%) VMware
10 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
1 9 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) VPN
2 2 (5.13%) VoIP
3 1 (2.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Selenium
2 10 (25.64%) Cucumber
2 10 (25.64%) FitNesse
2 10 (25.64%) HP UFT
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.56%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Back Office
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) Active Directory Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) Automated Tester
2 10 (25.64%) IT Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) Software Tester
2 10 (25.64%) Tester
3 8 (20.51%) Help Desk Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (15.38%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) Support Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (10.26%) Service Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Developer
8 3 (7.69%) SQL Developer
9 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Technician
9 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (2.56%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) dotless
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) HTML5
2 1 (2.56%) jQuery
2 1 (2.56%) LESS
2 1 (2.56%) NHibernate
2 1 (2.56%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (2.56%) WCF
2 1 (2.56%) WF
2 1 (2.56%) WPF
2 1 (2.56%) XML
2 1 (2.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.56%) iPad
2 1 (2.56%) iPhone
2 1 (2.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Windows 7
2 11 (28.21%) Windows 8
3 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) Automated Testing
2 10 (25.64%) Manual Testing
2 10 (25.64%) RAD
2 10 (25.64%) Scrum
2 10 (25.64%) SDLC
2 10 (25.64%) Test Automation
2 10 (25.64%) Test Scripting
3 9 (23.08%) ITIL
4 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.56%) CRM
5 1 (2.56%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (2.56%) MVC
5 1 (2.56%) OO
5 1 (2.56%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (2.56%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (2.56%) Web Design
5 1 (2.56%) Web Development
5 1 (2.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
1 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
2 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (28.21%) Degree
3 10 (25.64%) ISEB
3 10 (25.64%) ISTQB
3 10 (25.64%) MCP
4 2 (5.13%) MCITP
4 2 (5.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (56.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.13%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.64%) Citrix
3 5 (12.82%) VMware
4 2 (5.13%) Twitter
5 1 (2.56%) Facebook
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