Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 17 11
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 93 16 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 15.30% 13.45% 19.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.76% 32.65% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 48
Knutsford median annual salary £46,000 £22,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +104.44% -28.57% -32.62%
10th Percentile £25,875 £20,200 £24,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £46,500 £50,000
Cheshire median annual salary £34,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -7.69% -7.14%

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 Knutsford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Knutsford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 173 49 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 28.45% 41.18% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 66 16 68
Knutsford median annual salary £48,000 £36,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.41% -3.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £31,500 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +23.08% -12.16% -1.33%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Knutsford

Windows
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Salary trend for Windows in Knutsford

Windows
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Knutsford over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Windows.

1 59 (63.44%) Finance
2 53 (56.99%) Banking
3 50 (53.76%) Risk Management
4 37 (39.78%) Linux
5 31 (33.33%) Unix
6 29 (31.18%) Java
7 28 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (29.03%) Investment Banking
9 26 (27.96%) Wealth Management
9 26 (27.96%) SQL
10 25 (26.88%) Microsoft
11 22 (23.66%) ITIL
11 22 (23.66%) Law
12 18 (19.35%) XML
13 17 (18.28%) Middleware
13 17 (18.28%) JSON
14 16 (17.20%) Oracle
15 15 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (16.13%) Git (software)
15 15 (16.13%) TDD
15 15 (16.13%) Information Security
16 14 (15.05%) OO
16 14 (15.05%) Continuous Improvement
17 13 (13.98%) Amazon AWS
17 13 (13.98%) Waterfall
17 13 (13.98%) Apple iOS
17 13 (13.98%) SQL Server
17 13 (13.98%) .NET
17 13 (13.98%) Test Automation
17 13 (13.98%) Android

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 9 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.53%) JBoss
3 5 (5.38%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.38%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.30%) Apache
4 4 (4.30%) IIS
5 3 (3.23%) Confluence
5 3 (3.23%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.15%) MindAlign
6 2 (2.15%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (2.15%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.08%) Resin
7 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (5.38%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.98%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.45%) Office 365
4 4 (4.30%) OpenShift
5 2 (2.15%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.15%) IaaS
5 2 (2.15%) PaaS
6 1 (1.08%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.23%) DNS
1 3 (3.23%) Firewall
1 3 (3.23%) HTTP
1 3 (3.23%) LDAP
1 3 (3.23%) WebEx
2 2 (2.15%) SAN
2 2 (2.15%) VoIP
3 1 (1.08%) DHCP
3 1 (1.08%) DMZ
3 1 (1.08%) H.323
3 1 (1.08%) Intranet
3 1 (1.08%) LAN
3 1 (1.08%) MGCP
3 1 (1.08%) NAS
3 1 (1.08%) PPP
3 1 (1.08%) Skype
3 1 (1.08%) SSH
3 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.08%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.98%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) DB2
2 6 (6.45%) GIS
2 6 (6.45%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.30%) MariaDB
4 3 (3.23%) MySQL
5 2 (2.15%) MS Access
5 2 (2.15%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.15%) QlikView
5 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.08%) Informix
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.08%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.90%) Subversion
3 8 (8.60%) SonarQube
4 5 (5.38%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.38%) JIRA
5 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (2.15%) Babel
6 2 (2.15%) Grunt
6 2 (2.15%) gulp
6 2 (2.15%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.15%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.15%) PhantomJS
6 2 (2.15%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.15%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.15%) webpack
7 1 (1.08%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.08%) Gradle
7 1 (1.08%) Maven
7 1 (1.08%) MSI
General
1 59 (63.44%) Finance
2 53 (56.99%) Banking
3 27 (29.03%) Investment Banking
4 22 (23.66%) Law
5 10 (10.75%) Retail Banking
6 6 (6.45%) Corporate Banking
7 4 (4.30%) Financial Institution
7 4 (4.30%) Retail
8 2 (2.15%) Advertising
9 1 (1.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (15.05%) Analyst
2 13 (13.98%) Architect
3 12 (12.90%) Developer
3 12 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (10.75%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 6 (6.45%) Applications Support
5 6 (6.45%) Java Developer
6 5 (5.38%) Senior Architect
6 5 (5.38%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 5 (5.38%) Service Manager
6 5 (5.38%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (4.30%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (4.30%) Data Analyst
7 4 (4.30%) Database Engineer
7 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (3.23%) Consultant
8 3 (3.23%) Linux Support
8 3 (3.23%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.23%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.35%) XML
2 17 (18.28%) JSON
2 17 (18.28%) Middleware
3 13 (13.98%) .NET
4 12 (12.90%) Web Services
5 10 (10.75%) HTML
5 10 (10.75%) SOAP
6 8 (8.60%) REST
7 7 (7.53%) .NET Framework
7 7 (7.53%) Spring
8 5 (5.38%) Hibernate
8 5 (5.38%) Java EE
8 5 (5.38%) jQuery
9 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET
10 3 (3.23%) CSS
10 3 (3.23%) J2EE
10 3 (3.23%) JSP
10 3 (3.23%) ODBC
10 3 (3.23%) WSDL
10 3 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (12.90%) Smartphone
2 10 (10.75%) Client/Server
2 10 (10.75%) Handset
3 9 (9.68%) Contactless
4 7 (7.53%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.53%) User Experience
5 6 (6.45%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.38%) Mobile App
7 4 (4.30%) iPad
7 4 (4.30%) Mainframe
7 4 (4.30%) Online Banking
8 3 (3.23%) Data Centre
9 2 (2.15%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (2.15%) BYOD
9 2 (2.15%) CMDB
9 2 (2.15%) Fat Client
9 2 (2.15%) PKI
9 2 (2.15%) Thin Client
9 2 (2.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (39.78%) Linux
2 31 (33.33%) Unix
3 13 (13.98%) Android
3 13 (13.98%) Apple iOS
3 13 (13.98%) Mac OS
4 12 (12.90%) Windows Server
5 11 (11.83%) AIX
6 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.30%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.23%) Windows Vista
8 3 (3.23%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.15%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.15%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.15%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.08%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (53.76%) Risk Management
2 28 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (27.96%) Wealth Management
4 22 (23.66%) ITIL
5 15 (16.13%) Information Security
5 15 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (16.13%) TDD
6 14 (15.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (15.05%) OO
7 13 (13.98%) Test Automation
7 13 (13.98%) Waterfall
8 12 (12.90%) Change Management
9 11 (11.83%) Software Engineering
10 9 (9.68%) Incident Management
10 9 (9.68%) SDLC
11 8 (8.60%) DevOps
11 8 (8.60%) Migration
11 8 (8.60%) OOP
11 8 (8.60%) Scrum
11 8 (8.60%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (31.18%) Java
2 26 (27.96%) SQL
3 12 (12.90%) JavaScript
3 12 (12.90%) Python
4 11 (11.83%) C#
5 10 (10.75%) Perl
5 10 (10.75%) PowerShell
6 8 (8.60%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.30%) C
8 3 (3.23%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.23%) VB
9 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.15%) VB6
9 2 (2.15%) VBScript
10 1 (1.08%) C++
10 1 (1.08%) Groovy
10 1 (1.08%) JCL
10 1 (1.08%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.08%) PHP
10 1 (1.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (5.38%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.15%) ISEB
2 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.08%) CISSP
3 1 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.08%) Degree
3 1 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) SLA
2 4 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 4 (4.30%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.15%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.23%) Docker
3 2 (2.15%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.08%) KVM
4 1 (1.08%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 7 (7.53%) Ganglia
2 5 (5.38%) Nagios
2 5 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.38%) SCOM
3 4 (4.30%) CA Wily
4 3 (3.23%) BladeLogic
5 2 (2.15%) Graphite
5 2 (2.15%) Netcool
6 1 (1.08%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.08%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.08%) Puppet
6 1 (1.08%) SCCM
6 1 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (26.88%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.20%) Oracle
3 7 (7.53%) Citrix
4 5 (5.38%) HP
4 5 (5.38%) Splunk
5 4 (4.30%) AppDynamics
5 4 (4.30%) Cisco
5 4 (4.30%) IBM
5 4 (4.30%) Tableau
5 4 (4.30%) Teradata
6 3 (3.23%) CA
6 3 (3.23%) CA Agile Central
6 3 (3.23%) ServiceNow
6 3 (3.23%) Sybase
6 3 (3.23%) VMware
7 2 (2.15%) Apple
7 2 (2.15%) McAfee
7 2 (2.15%) SAP
7 2 (2.15%) Symantec
8 1 (1.08%) Sun