Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 8 15
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 58 70 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 18.47% 18.72% 16.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 84.06% 75.27% 50.68%
Number of salaries quoted 56 55 70
Stockport median annual salary £37,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.85% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,125 £20,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £44,500 £57,500
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 69 93 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 21.97% 24.87% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67 71 129
Stockport median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £23,450 £20,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows in Stockport

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Stockport region with a requirement for Windows.

1 35 (60.34%) Microsoft
2 32 (55.17%) Active Directory
3 28 (48.28%) VMware
4 22 (37.93%) WAN
4 22 (37.93%) LAN
4 22 (37.93%) Hyper-V
4 22 (37.93%) Windows Server
5 21 (36.21%) Office 365
6 19 (32.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (32.76%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (25.86%) DHCP
7 15 (25.86%) TCP/IP
7 15 (25.86%) DNS
7 15 (25.86%) Cisco
8 14 (24.14%) SAN
8 14 (24.14%) ITIL
9 13 (22.41%) SharePoint
9 13 (22.41%) Azure
10 12 (20.69%) Virtual Machines
10 12 (20.69%) SQL
11 11 (18.97%) .NET
11 11 (18.97%) IIS
11 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Office
11 11 (18.97%) MS Exchange
11 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (18.97%) Terminal Services
11 11 (18.97%) Management Information System
11 11 (18.97%) Finance
12 10 (17.24%) Web Services
12 10 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 13 (22.41%) SharePoint
2 11 (18.97%) IIS
2 11 (18.97%) MS Exchange
3 8 (13.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 21 (36.21%) Office 365
2 13 (22.41%) Azure
3 4 (6.90%) SaaS
4 3 (5.17%) AWS
5 1 (1.72%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 22 (37.93%) LAN
1 22 (37.93%) WAN
2 15 (25.86%) DHCP
2 15 (25.86%) DNS
2 15 (25.86%) TCP/IP
3 14 (24.14%) SAN
4 8 (13.79%) VLAN
5 5 (8.62%) ADSL
5 5 (8.62%) Broadband
5 5 (8.62%) Firewall
5 5 (8.62%) Internet
5 5 (8.62%) IP Telephony
5 5 (8.62%) MPLS
5 5 (8.62%) PBX
6 3 (5.17%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (5.17%) NAS
7 2 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.72%) VPN
8 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) Azure SQL Database
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (1.72%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) C++Builder
1 2 (3.45%) JIRA
1 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.72%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.90%) Retail
4 3 (5.17%) Law
4 3 (5.17%) Legal
4 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.45%) Automotive
5 2 (3.45%) Electronics
6 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support
1 10 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 10 (17.24%) Support Engineer
2 9 (15.52%) Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) IT Support
4 7 (12.07%) .NET Developer
4 7 (12.07%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (12.07%) C# Developer
4 7 (12.07%) Developer
5 6 (10.34%) .NET Programmer
5 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) C# Programmer
5 6 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (10.34%) JavaScript Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Programmer
6 5 (8.62%) Service Desk Manager
6 5 (8.62%) Service Manager
6 5 (8.62%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.97%) .NET
2 10 (17.24%) Web Services
3 7 (12.07%) CSS
3 7 (12.07%) HTML
4 6 (10.34%) .NET Core
4 6 (10.34%) AngularJS
4 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET
4 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (10.34%) Vue.js
5 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.34%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (3.45%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (37.93%) Windows Server
2 19 (32.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (15.52%) Windows 10
5 6 (10.34%) Linux
6 4 (6.90%) Windows 8
6 4 (6.90%) Windows Vista
6 4 (6.90%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.17%) Unix
7 3 (5.17%) VMS
7 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.45%) Mac OS
8 2 (3.45%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) ITIL
2 10 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.52%) Problem Management
4 8 (13.79%) Coaching
4 8 (13.79%) Mentoring
5 6 (10.34%) MVC
6 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.62%) Data Migration
6 5 (8.62%) DevOps
6 5 (8.62%) Information Security
6 5 (8.62%) Line Management
6 5 (8.62%) Migration
6 5 (8.62%) Project Management
6 5 (8.62%) Quality Management
6 5 (8.62%) Risk Management
6 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.90%) Contingency Planning
7 4 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (6.90%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.69%) SQL
2 9 (15.52%) PowerShell
3 7 (12.07%) C#
4 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.62%) Java
6 3 (5.17%) Perl
6 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.17%) VB
7 2 (3.45%) C++
7 2 (3.45%) Korn
8 1 (1.72%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (15.52%) MCSE
3 8 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.45%) ISEB
4 2 (3.45%) MCITP
5 1 (1.72%) CCNA
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (55.17%) Active Directory
2 22 (37.93%) Hyper-V
3 19 (32.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (20.69%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (18.97%) Terminal Services
6 9 (15.52%) vSphere
7 4 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (5.17%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (3.45%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) vCenter Server
1 3 (5.17%) WSUS
2 2 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (60.34%) Microsoft
2 28 (48.28%) VMware
3 15 (25.86%) Cisco
4 5 (8.62%) BT
4 5 (8.62%) Meraki
4 5 (8.62%) Openreach
4 5 (8.62%) Sophos
5 4 (6.90%) Apple
6 3 (5.17%) Citrix
6 3 (5.17%) Oracle
6 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.45%) Embarcadero
7 2 (3.45%) Sage
7 2 (3.45%) Veeam
8 1 (1.72%) Avaya
8 1 (1.72%) Google
8 1 (1.72%) Panasonic
8 1 (1.72%) Symantec