Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Windows 10 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 10 over the 6 months to 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 132 124
Rank change year-on-year +13 -8 +53
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 33 41 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.29% 1.36% 1.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.45% 5.40% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 21
Cheshire median annual salary £27,500 £25,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% -15.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £20,875 £20,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £38,225 £39,750 £52,500
North West median annual salary £27,500 £26,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% -29.33% -16.67%

Windows 10 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 Cheshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 512 759 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 20.04% 25.10% 23.86%
Number of salaries quoted 357 538 458
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +23.08% -12.16%
10th Percentile £21,125 £20,500 £20,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £48,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in Cheshire

Windows 10
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Windows 10 in Cheshire

Windows 10
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Cheshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows 10 in Cheshire

Windows 10
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 10 within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -6 13 £27,500 +17.02% 3
Chester +9 6 £25,500 -13.19%
Runcorn - 3 £22,500 -
Macclesfield +15 2 £29,719 -1.76% 1
Knutsford +21 1 £31,500 -
Alderley Edge - 1 £23,500 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
Nantwich - 1 £21,500 -
Windows 10
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT jobs citing Windows 10 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) Windows 7
3 16 (48.48%) Office 365
4 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
6 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
6 11 (33.33%) Android
6 11 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (27.27%) DNS
9 8 (24.24%) SQL
10 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
10 7 (21.21%) DHCP
10 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (18.18%) Windows 8
11 6 (18.18%) Apple iOS
11 6 (18.18%) Skype for Business
11 6 (18.18%) VoIP
11 6 (18.18%) ITIL
11 6 (18.18%) VMware
11 6 (18.18%) Skype
12 5 (15.15%) Wireless
12 5 (15.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
12 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
12 5 (15.15%) MobileIron
12 5 (15.15%) Change Control
12 5 (15.15%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (12.12%) LAN

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (21.21%) SharePoint
2 6 (18.18%) Skype for Business
3 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
4 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.06%) Moodle
6 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (48.48%) Office 365
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) G Suite
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) DNS
2 7 (21.21%) DHCP
3 6 (18.18%) Skype
3 6 (18.18%) VoIP
4 5 (15.15%) Wireless
5 4 (12.12%) LAN
6 3 (9.09%) IP Telephony
6 3 (9.09%) SSH
6 3 (9.09%) VPN
6 3 (9.09%) Wireshark
7 1 (3.03%) Intranet
7 1 (3.03%) SMS
7 1 (3.03%) Telepresence
7 1 (3.03%) VLAN
7 1 (3.03%) WAN
7 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Support Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) IT Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Applications Support
3 5 (15.15%) IT Assistant
3 5 (15.15%) IT Support
3 5 (15.15%) Service Desk Assistant
4 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Support
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (6.06%) Applications Support Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Field Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) IT Support Manager
6 2 (6.06%) IT Technician
6 2 (6.06%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) NHS
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.03%) iPhone
3 1 (3.03%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) Windows 7
3 11 (33.33%) Android
3 11 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (18.18%) Apple iOS
6 6 (18.18%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (3.03%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Change Control
3 4 (12.12%) Data Security
4 3 (9.09%) CRM
4 3 (9.09%) Facilities Management
4 3 (9.09%) Software Licensing
5 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.03%) DRM
6 1 (3.03%) ERP
6 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.03%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (3.03%) Project Management
6 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.03%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) A+ Certification
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) MCSA
2 1 (3.03%) MCSE
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (6.06%) GDPR
3 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (3.03%) MobiControl
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) VMware
3 5 (15.15%) MobileIron
4 3 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco
4 3 (9.09%) HP
4 3 (9.09%) McAfee
4 3 (9.09%) Mitel
4 3 (9.09%) WatchGuard
5 1 (3.03%) Apple
5 1 (3.03%) Avaya
5 1 (3.03%) Meraki
5 1 (3.03%) NetApp
5 1 (3.03%) Samsung
5 1 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) SOTI