Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Rochdale 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Manchester > Rochdale
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 27 68 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale 24.55% 43.31% 44.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 79.41% 89.47% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 66 55
Rochdale median annual salary £34,150 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.63% -11.11% +80.90%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £51,000 £67,000
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +2.67% +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 Rochdale with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Rochdale
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 34 76 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale 30.91% 48.41% 44.35%
Number of salaries quoted 33 74 55
Rochdale median annual salary £34,150 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.63% -11.11% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,700 £67,000
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Rochdale

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Rochdale

Windows
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Salary trend for Windows in Rochdale

Windows
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Rochdale over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 24 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 Rochdale region with a requirement for Windows.

1 17 (62.96%) Internet
2 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
4 12 (44.44%) Firewall
5 11 (40.74%) HTML
6 10 (37.04%) Office 365
7 8 (29.63%) WAN
8 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
8 7 (25.93%) VMware
9 6 (22.22%) MVC
9 6 (22.22%) Workflow
9 6 (22.22%) Games
9 6 (22.22%) Scrum
9 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 6 (22.22%) .NET
9 6 (22.22%) MySQL
9 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
9 6 (22.22%) CSS
9 6 (22.22%) C#
9 6 (22.22%) Linux
9 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
9 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (22.22%) MSTest
9 6 (22.22%) Veeam
9 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (22.22%) TDD
9 6 (22.22%) Pair Programming
9 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
9 6 (22.22%) Selenium

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Rochdale 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 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (37.04%) Office 365
2 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) Internet
2 12 (44.44%) Firewall
3 8 (29.63%) WAN
4 5 (18.52%) ADSL
4 5 (18.52%) FTP
4 5 (18.52%) PSTN
4 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
5 4 (14.81%) Broadband
6 2 (7.41%) LAN
6 2 (7.41%) NAS
6 2 (7.41%) PBX
6 2 (7.41%) SAN
6 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications
6 2 (7.41%) VoIP
6 2 (7.41%) VPN
6 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MSTest
1 6 (22.22%) Selenium
1 6 (22.22%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (22.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Analyst
1 6 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
1 6 (22.22%) Developer
1 6 (22.22%) IT Analyst
1 6 (22.22%) IT Support
1 6 (22.22%) IT Support Analyst
1 6 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Support Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Technical Support
2 5 (18.52%) Technical Support Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (14.81%) C# Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Service Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Developer
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Developer
3 4 (14.81%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) HTML
2 6 (22.22%) .NET
2 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (22.22%) CSS
2 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
2 6 (22.22%) jQuery
2 6 (22.22%) LINQ
2 6 (22.22%) WCF
2 6 (22.22%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.41%) BYOD
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Fat Client
2 2 (7.41%) Replication
2 2 (7.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
1 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
1 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 5 (18.52%) Windows 8
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
1 6 (22.22%) DevOps
1 6 (22.22%) Kanban
1 6 (22.22%) MVC
1 6 (22.22%) Pair Programming
1 6 (22.22%) Scrum
1 6 (22.22%) TDD
1 6 (22.22%) Workflow
2 5 (18.52%) Chat Support
2 5 (18.52%) Coaching
3 4 (14.81%) Business Transformation
3 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
3 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (14.81%) Performance Management
3 4 (14.81%) Proactive Management
4 2 (7.41%) Email Filtering
4 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (7.41%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 2 (7.41%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) C#
1 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.81%) Perl
2 4 (14.81%) Python
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) MCITP
2 2 (7.41%) MCP
2 2 (7.41%) MCSA
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (14.81%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
1 7 (25.93%) VMware
2 6 (22.22%) Veeam
3 4 (14.81%) Zerto
4 3 (11.11%) Citrix
5 2 (7.41%) Apple
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle