Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Manchester > Oldham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 7 14
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 16.67% 18.92% 13.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.54% 67.74% 73.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 11
Oldham median annual salary £27,500 £22,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +4.65% -48.11%
10th Percentile £18,631 £16,000 £18,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £35,000 £24,500
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.39% +5.33% +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 Oldham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Oldham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 13 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 27.08% 27.93% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 9 31 15
Oldham median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +13.64% -47.58%
10th Percentile £18,674 £17,250 £19,300
90th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £47,500
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Oldham

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

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
Salary Histogram in Oldham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Oldham over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Oldham

For the 6 months to 21 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 Oldham region with a requirement for Windows.

1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
3 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) SLA
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
4 1 (12.50%) Local Government
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Xen
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) Lotus
4 1 (12.50%) Chip and PIN

Windows
Co-occurring 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 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
1 1 (12.50%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Skype
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Field Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Deployment Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (12.50%) Contactless
2 1 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) SCSM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Lotus
3 1 (12.50%) VMware