Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 5 8
Rank change year-on-year -8 +3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 69 108 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 15.90% 27.91% 19.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.33% 76.60% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 68 102 82
Stockport median annual salary £43,000 £41,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.99% +11.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £48,225 £59,750 £47,500
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.39% +5.33% +8.70%

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 Stockport with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Stockport
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 127 141 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 29.26% 36.43% 28.94%
Number of salaries quoted 112 135 119
Stockport median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £25,800 £24,100 £27,100
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £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 Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Stockport

Windows
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for Windows in Stockport

Windows
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Stockport over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Stockport

For the 6 months to 17 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Windows.

1 47 (68.12%) Active Directory
2 43 (62.32%) Microsoft
3 37 (53.62%) VMware
4 35 (50.72%) TCP/IP
5 32 (46.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 31 (44.93%) Web Services
7 30 (43.48%) Hyper-V
8 29 (42.03%) Office 365
8 29 (42.03%) LAN
8 29 (42.03%) WAN
8 29 (42.03%) Cisco
9 28 (40.58%) SAN
10 27 (39.13%) ITIL
10 27 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (37.68%) Terminal Services
11 26 (37.68%) DHCP
11 26 (37.68%) DNS
12 22 (31.88%) MS Exchange
13 21 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
13 21 (30.43%) Virtual Machines
14 20 (28.99%) MCSE
15 18 (26.09%) Windows 7
15 18 (26.09%) vSphere
16 17 (24.64%) SharePoint
17 16 (23.19%) SQL
17 16 (23.19%) Windows Server
18 15 (21.74%) ITIL Certification
19 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
19 14 (20.29%) SharePoint 2013
20 13 (18.84%) Driving Licence

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 22 (31.88%) MS Exchange
2 17 (24.64%) SharePoint
3 14 (20.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 13 (18.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.90%) IIS
7 1 (1.45%) Apache
7 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (42.03%) Office 365
2 6 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.25%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (7.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (50.72%) TCP/IP
2 29 (42.03%) LAN
2 29 (42.03%) WAN
3 28 (40.58%) SAN
4 26 (37.68%) DHCP
4 26 (37.68%) DNS
5 10 (14.49%) VoIP
6 7 (10.14%) Firewall
6 7 (10.14%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.45%) Internet
7 1 (1.45%) SSL
7 1 (1.45%) VLAN
7 1 (1.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.80%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Git (software)
1 7 (10.14%) Selenium
2 5 (7.25%) gulp
3 2 (2.90%) NUnit
4 1 (1.45%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.45%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.45%) Automotive
3 1 (1.45%) Games
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (31.88%) Support Engineer
2 18 (26.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 16 (23.19%) 3rd Line Support
3 16 (23.19%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 15 (21.74%) Developer
5 12 (17.39%) IT Engineer
6 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (10.14%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (8.70%) IT Support
8 6 (8.70%) Senior IT Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) Analyst
9 5 (7.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) Support Analyst
9 5 (7.25%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (5.80%) C# Developer
10 4 (5.80%) DBA
10 4 (5.80%) SQL DBA
10 4 (5.80%) Support Technician
10 4 (5.80%) VMware Engineer
10 4 (5.80%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (44.93%) Web Services
2 13 (18.84%) HTML
3 12 (17.39%) CSS
4 11 (15.94%) .NET
5 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET
5 7 (10.14%) HTML5
6 6 (8.70%) .NET Core
6 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (8.70%) jQuery
7 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET Core
7 5 (7.25%) CSS3
7 5 (7.25%) Nightwatchjs
7 5 (7.25%) RESTful
7 5 (7.25%) Sass
8 3 (4.35%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.35%) REST
8 3 (4.35%) XML
9 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (2.90%) COM
9 2 (2.90%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Driving Licence
2 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.25%) NHS
2 5 (7.25%) Replication
3 4 (5.80%) CMDB
4 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.90%) iPad
5 1 (1.45%) Robotics
5 1 (1.45%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
2 18 (26.09%) Windows 7
3 16 (23.19%) Windows Server
4 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (14.49%) Windows 10
6 4 (5.80%) Linux
6 4 (5.80%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.13%) ITIL
2 7 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (8.70%) MVC
4 5 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (7.25%) IT Audit
4 5 (7.25%) Progressive Enhancement
4 5 (7.25%) Refactoring
4 5 (7.25%) Release Management
4 5 (7.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (7.25%) SMACSS
4 5 (7.25%) TDD
4 5 (7.25%) Test Automation
4 5 (7.25%) Unit Testing
5 4 (5.80%) Change Control
5 4 (5.80%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (5.80%) Patch Management
5 4 (5.80%) Problem Management
5 4 (5.80%) Server Hardening
5 4 (5.80%) SIEM
5 4 (5.80%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.19%) SQL
2 12 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 11 (15.94%) C#
4 9 (13.04%) PowerShell
5 6 (8.70%) Python
6 5 (7.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.45%) C
7 1 (1.45%) C++
7 1 (1.45%) PHP
7 1 (1.45%) Ruby
7 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (28.99%) MCSE
3 15 (21.74%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (11.59%) MCP
5 6 (8.70%) CCNA
5 6 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.35%) Degree
7 1 (1.45%) MCITP
7 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.49%) PCI DSS
2 8 (11.59%) QA
3 5 (7.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (5.80%) SLA
5 1 (1.45%) PMO
System Software
1 47 (68.12%) Active Directory
2 32 (46.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (43.48%) Hyper-V
4 26 (37.68%) Terminal Services
5 21 (30.43%) Virtual Machines
6 18 (26.09%) vSphere
7 5 (7.25%) Docker
8 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Grafana
1 1 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.45%) Packer
1 1 (1.45%) Puppet
1 1 (1.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 43 (62.32%) Microsoft
2 37 (53.62%) VMware
3 29 (42.03%) Cisco
4 10 (14.49%) Citrix
5 5 (7.25%) Veeam
6 4 (5.80%) Cognos
6 4 (5.80%) Wyse
7 3 (4.35%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.45%) Apple
8 1 (1.45%) McAfee
8 1 (1.45%) Sage
8 1 (1.45%) SAP