The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 11 3
Rank change year-on-year -13 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 5 20 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 4.55% 19.23% 30.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.43% 100.00% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 33
Median salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.44% +3.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +1.35%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 7 20 39
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 6.36% 19.23% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 35
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +19.04%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Bolton

Windows
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Windows in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Windows.

1 16 (44.44%) C#
1 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 16 (44.44%) SCCM
2 15 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 15 (41.67%) .NET
2 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (41.67%) SCOrch
3 14 (38.89%) Windows 7
3 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
4 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (30.56%) HP
4 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
4 11 (30.56%) Problem Management
4 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
5 10 (27.78%) Service Management
6 8 (22.22%) ITIL
7 7 (19.44%) Java
7 7 (19.44%) Finance
7 7 (19.44%) Skype for Business
7 7 (19.44%) Skype
8 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
8 6 (16.67%) DevOps
8 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (13.89%) Kanban
9 5 (13.89%) WPF
9 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
9 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
9 5 (13.89%) Tandem
9 5 (13.89%) TDD

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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 7 (19.44%) Skype for Business
2 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.33%) IaaS
2 3 (8.33%) Office 365
2 3 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) Skype
2 4 (11.11%) DHCP
2 4 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Moq
1 5 (13.89%) MSTest
1 5 (13.89%) NUnit
1 5 (13.89%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
2 4 (11.11%) InstallShield
2 4 (11.11%) MSI
2 4 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.56%) Ant
4 2 (5.56%) Gradle
4 2 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Legal
3 4 (11.11%) Law
4 3 (8.33%) Retail
5 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) .NET Developer
1 10 (27.78%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) IT Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) IT Operations Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Operations Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Service Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Service Operations Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Operations Team Leader
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Service Operations Team Leader
4 4 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.56%) Build Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) PowerShell Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Build and Release Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) IT Support
6 1 (2.78%) Junior IT Support
6 1 (2.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
2 5 (13.89%) Castle Windsor
2 5 (13.89%) Entity Framework
2 5 (13.89%) Ninject
2 5 (13.89%) Spring.NET
2 5 (13.89%) Unity DI Container
2 5 (13.89%) WinForms
2 5 (13.89%) WPF
3 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (11.11%) WCF
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (13.89%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Windows 7
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (30.56%) Problem Management
2 10 (27.78%) Service Management
3 8 (22.22%) ITIL
4 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (16.67%) DevOps
5 5 (13.89%) Case Management
5 5 (13.89%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (13.89%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (13.89%) Kanban
5 5 (13.89%) MVC
5 5 (13.89%) MVVM
5 5 (13.89%) Scrum
5 5 (13.89%) SOLID
5 5 (13.89%) TDD
5 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Application Packaging
6 4 (11.11%) Application Virtualisation
6 4 (11.11%) Coaching
6 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) C#
2 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
3 7 (19.44%) Java
4 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.11%) SQL
6 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) BC Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) MCP
3 4 (11.11%) MCSE
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (44.44%) SCCM
2 15 (41.67%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.78%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (30.56%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) AppDynamics
3 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.78%) Guidewire
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
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