Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Cheshire > Macclesfield
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 24 19
Rank change year-on-year +21 -5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 23 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 22.33% 11.19% 11.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.19% 83.33% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 8
Macclesfield median annual salary £30,000 £30,250 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.83% +14.15% +6.00%
10th Percentile £20,750 £20,750 £23,875
90th Percentile £41,500 £40,750 £37,750
Cheshire median annual salary £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -4.41% +13.33% -7.69%

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 Macclesfield with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Macclesfield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 31 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 30.10% 13.43% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 13
Macclesfield median annual salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,200 £24,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £43,000 £38,750
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +23.08% -12.16%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Macclesfield

Windows
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Salary trend for Windows in Macclesfield

Windows
Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

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

Salary histogram for Windows in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for Windows.

1 16 (69.57%) Office 365
2 10 (43.48%) Windows Server
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (17.39%) VoIP
6 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
6 4 (17.39%) Mac OS
6 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
7 3 (13.04%) NHS
7 3 (13.04%) Wireless
7 3 (13.04%) Citrix
7 3 (13.04%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
8 2 (8.70%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (8.70%) Skype
8 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
8 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (8.70%) MVC
8 2 (8.70%) DNS
8 2 (8.70%) DHCP
8 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
8 2 (8.70%) C#
8 2 (8.70%) PHP
8 2 (8.70%) .NET

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield 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 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (69.57%) Office 365
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) VoIP
2 3 (13.04%) Wireless
3 2 (8.70%) DHCP
3 2 (8.70%) DNS
3 2 (8.70%) Skype
3 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.35%) SMS
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (4.35%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Legal
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) IT Support
1 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Development Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) IT Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
1 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.70%) jQuery
1 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) NHS
1 3 (13.04%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows Server
2 4 (17.39%) Mac OS
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (8.70%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (8.70%) MVC
2 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Critical Success Factor
3 1 (4.35%) ERP
3 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
3 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) C#
1 2 (8.70%) PHP
1 2 (8.70%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CREST Certified
2 1 (4.35%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Citrix
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Fortinet