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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Cheshire / Knutsford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 12 8
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 18 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 19.57% 16.87% 14.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.43% 66.67% 68.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 24
Median salary £44,000 £30,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.66% -36.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,300 £35,300 £63,450
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -0.68% +2.81%  

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 Knutsford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Knutsford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 35 21 35
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 38.04% 25.30% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 27
Median salary £44,000 £31,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.68% -7.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £58,400 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford 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 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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (43.33%) Finance
3 12 (40.00%) Linux
3 12 (40.00%) SQL
3 12 (40.00%) Banking
3 12 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 11 (36.67%) Java
5 10 (33.33%) Capacity Management
6 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 8 (26.67%) Service Management
7 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (20.00%) AppDynamics
7 6 (20.00%) Spiceworks
7 6 (20.00%) Clustering
7 6 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 6 (20.00%) Ganglia
7 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
7 6 (20.00%) Netcool
7 6 (20.00%) .NET
7 6 (20.00%) Oracle
7 6 (20.00%) MS Office
7 6 (20.00%) Web Services
7 6 (20.00%) MCP
7 6 (20.00%) Unix
7 6 (20.00%) AIX
7 6 (20.00%) JBoss
8 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
8 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
8 5 (16.67%) Risk Management

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 6 (20.00%) JBoss
2 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (13.33%) IIS
4 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.67%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.33%) CICS
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Office
2 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Intranet
1 3 (10.00%) Network Security
1 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) DHCP
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) DB2
2 2 (6.67%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.00%) Ant
2 3 (10.00%) SonarQube
2 3 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 12 (40.00%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Corporate Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.67%) Legal
5 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) 1st Line Support
2 7 (23.33%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 7 (23.33%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Unix Support
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) .NET
1 6 (20.00%) Web Services
2 4 (13.33%) XML
3 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (10.00%) HTML
3 3 (10.00%) Java EE
3 3 (10.00%) JSON
3 3 (10.00%) REST
3 3 (10.00%) SOAP
3 3 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (20.00%) Clustering
2 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.00%) User Experience
3 3 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (6.67%) Contactless
4 2 (6.67%) Social Media
5 1 (3.33%) CMDB
5 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.33%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
1 12 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (20.00%) AIX
2 6 (20.00%) Unix
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.00%) Android
4 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (10.00%) Mac OS
4 3 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 8 (26.67%) Service Management
3 6 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (13.33%) TDD
6 3 (10.00%) Application Packaging
6 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.00%) CRM
6 3 (10.00%) Cryptography
6 3 (10.00%) DevOps
6 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (10.00%) Microservices
6 3 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) SQL
2 11 (36.67%) Java
3 3 (10.00%) C
3 3 (10.00%) C++
4 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.67%) VBScript
5 1 (3.33%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) COBOL
5 1 (3.33%) Ruby
5 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) MCP
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) Docker
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) KVM
3 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Ganglia
1 6 (20.00%) Netcool
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) AppDynamics
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) Spiceworks
3 2 (6.67%) Cognizant
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) Adobe
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) TOWER Software
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
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Posted: 16 days ago