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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Manchester / Rochdale
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 2 4
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale 27.78% 34.00% 40.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 83.33% 85.00% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 17
Median salary £46,000 £50,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% -7.40%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 Rochdale with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Rochdale
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 12 20 18
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Rochdale 33.33% 40.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 18
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £100,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Rochdale

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Rochdale 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 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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 16 (100.00%) Internet
2 12 (75.00%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (50.00%) WAN
3 8 (50.00%) Python
3 8 (50.00%) Perl
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (50.00%) Firewall
4 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (37.50%) MySQL
4 6 (37.50%) Load Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Performance Management
4 6 (37.50%) Veeam
4 6 (37.50%) Capacity Management
4 6 (37.50%) Puppet
4 6 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (37.50%) Amazon S3
4 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 6 (37.50%) Business Transformation
4 6 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (37.50%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (37.50%) Zerto
4 6 (37.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (37.50%) Customer Requirements

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 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 12 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (37.50%) Amazon S3
2 6 (37.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) Internet
2 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (25.00%) Broadband
4 2 (12.50%) Converged Networks
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) PBX
4 2 (12.50%) Skype
4 2 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MSTest
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
1 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (25.00%) Games
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Windows Engineer
2 10 (62.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Linux Support
3 6 (37.50%) Linux Support Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Senior Linux Support
3 6 (37.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) VMware Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Support Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Project Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) jQuery
1 2 (12.50%) LINQ
1 2 (12.50%) TAPI
1 2 (12.50%) WCF
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
1 2 (12.50%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Business Transformation
1 6 (37.50%) Capacity Management
1 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 6 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
1 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (37.50%) Load Testing
1 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
1 6 (37.50%) Performance Analysis
1 6 (37.50%) Performance Management
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (12.50%) DevOps
2 2 (12.50%) Kanban
2 2 (12.50%) MVC
2 2 (12.50%) Pair Programming
2 2 (12.50%) Scrum
2 2 (12.50%) TDD
2 2 (12.50%) Validation
2 2 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Perl
1 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 8 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (37.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Veeam
2 6 (37.50%) Zerto
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
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