The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oldham 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Manchester / Oldham
Rank 41 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -38 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 5 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 4.17% 37.04% 18.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.93% 100.00% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 7
Median salary £47,500 £24,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +97.91% +6.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,661
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.35%  

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 Oldham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Oldham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 56 10 14
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oldham 46.67% 37.04% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 8
Median salary £37,500 £24,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.25% -12.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £42,500 £31,230
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Oldham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oldham 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 Oldham

Windows
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Salary trend for Windows in Oldham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oldham region with a requirement for Windows.

1 15 (62.50%) Windows 7
2 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
3 12 (50.00%) Office 365
4 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
5 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
6 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (37.50%) MS Office
6 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
7 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 8 (33.33%) DNS
7 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 8 (33.33%) Firewall
7 8 (33.33%) VMware
8 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
8 7 (29.17%) LAN
8 7 (29.17%) WAN
8 7 (29.17%) DHCP
9 6 (25.00%) VoIP
9 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
9 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (25.00%) DevOps
10 5 (20.83%) Ansible
10 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
10 5 (20.83%) Python
11 3 (12.50%) Linux
11 3 (12.50%) C
11 3 (12.50%) Process Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham 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 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
1 9 (37.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) IaaS
2 1 (4.17%) PaaS
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) DNS
1 8 (33.33%) Firewall
1 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (29.17%) DHCP
2 7 (29.17%) LAN
2 7 (29.17%) WAN
3 6 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (4.17%) Internet
4 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 6 (25.00%) Support Technician
3 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) C++ Games Programmer
4 2 (8.33%) C++ Programmer
4 2 (8.33%) Games Programmer
4 2 (8.33%) Graduate
4 2 (8.33%) Graduate C++ Programmer
4 2 (8.33%) Graduate Games Programmer
4 2 (8.33%) Graduate Programmer
4 2 (8.33%) Programmer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Junior
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) COM
2 1 (4.17%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) CCTV
1 1 (4.17%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows 7
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.50%) Linux
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (25.00%) DevOps
2 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 3 (12.50%) Process Management
3 2 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
2 5 (20.83%) Python
3 3 (12.50%) C
4 2 (8.33%) C++
4 2 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Ansible
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
3 1 (4.17%) Veeam
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