Period
to 25 April 2018

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 6 months to 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 9 6
Rank change year-on-year -23 -3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 5 43 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 3.55% 17.62% 18.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 83.33% 91.49% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 37 22
Bolton median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +40.00% -44.44%
10th Percentile £29,750 £22,400 £19,050
90th Percentile £53,750 £38,750 £34,925
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Bolton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 6 47 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 4.26% 19.26% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 41 22
Bolton median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +40.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £29,750 £24,000 £19,050
90th Percentile £56,625 £38,750 £34,925
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

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

Windows
Salary Histogram in Bolton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Bolton over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Bolton

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for Windows.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) IaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management

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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Head of IT
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (20.00%) Sophos