The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheadle 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 / Cheadle
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 6 16
Rank change year-on-year +3 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 16 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheadle 30.77% 22.73% 8.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.26% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 3
Median salary £27,500 £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.10% +58.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £27,800 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £47,500 £40,000
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 Cheadle with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cheadle
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 27 5 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheadle 51.92% 22.73% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 3
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.42% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheadle

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheadle 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 Cheadle

Windows
Salary Trend in Cheadle

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

Salary trend for Windows in Cheadle

Windows
Salary Histogram in Cheadle

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Cheadle over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Cheadle

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 Cheadle region with a requirement for Windows.

1 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 14 (53.85%) Windows 7
4 13 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 12 (46.15%) ITIL
6 11 (42.31%) Service Management
6 11 (42.31%) Windows 8
7 10 (38.46%) CMDB
7 10 (38.46%) SLA
8 9 (34.62%) Cisco
8 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (30.77%) Citrix
9 8 (30.77%) Terminal Server
9 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (30.77%) Configuration Management
9 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
10 7 (26.92%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (26.92%) Finance
11 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
11 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
12 5 (19.23%) Product Management
12 5 (19.23%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (19.23%) JIRA
12 5 (19.23%) QA
12 5 (19.23%) Test Management
12 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
12 5 (19.23%) ISEB
12 5 (19.23%) Terminal Services

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheadle 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 13 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.54%) DHCP
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) IP Telephony
2 3 (11.54%) LAN
2 3 (11.54%) SAN
2 3 (11.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (19.23%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 5 (19.23%) Support Technician
2 5 (19.23%) Tester
3 4 (15.38%) QA Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) QA Tester
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Service Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Services Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Active Directory Support
6 1 (3.85%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) CMDB
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows 7
2 11 (42.31%) Windows 8
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
5 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) ITIL
2 11 (42.31%) Service Management
3 8 (30.77%) Configuration Management
4 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) Product Management
5 5 (19.23%) Test Management
5 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
6 3 (11.54%) ITSM
6 3 (11.54%) Patch Management
6 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
6 3 (11.54%) Server Hardening
6 3 (11.54%) SIEM
7 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (7.69%) Security Management
7 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.85%) High Availability
8 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.85%) Secure Coding
8 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (19.23%) ISEB
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.85%) MCSE
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) SLA
2 5 (19.23%) QA
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 8 (30.77%) Terminal Server
3 5 (19.23%) Terminal Services
4 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
4 3 (11.54%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) Cisco
3 8 (30.77%) Citrix
4 3 (11.54%) Wyse
5 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.69%) McAfee
6 1 (3.85%) VMware