The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackburn region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 17 8
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 15 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 41.67% 16.67% 18.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 66.67% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 9
Median salary £26,500 £33,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.48% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £32,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £47,500 £36,800
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Windows
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Blackburn region.

Operating Systems Category
Blackburn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 41.67% 25.00% 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 11
Median salary £26,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £22,125
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £30,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

The demand trend of job ads across the Blackburn region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

Windows
Salary Trend in Blackburn

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

Windows Salary Trend in Blackburn

Windows
Salary Histogram in Blackburn

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Blackburn region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Blackburn

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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 Blackburn region with a requirement for Windows.

1 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (48.00%) VMware
5 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
6 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (36.00%) MVC
7 9 (36.00%) Scrum
7 9 (36.00%) jQuery
7 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (36.00%) JSON
7 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (36.00%) TDD
7 9 (36.00%) Retail
7 9 (36.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (36.00%) C#
7 9 (36.00%) .NET
7 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
7 9 (36.00%) XML
7 9 (36.00%) iPad
7 9 (36.00%) BDD
7 9 (36.00%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (36.00%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (36.00%) REST
8 8 (32.00%) Cisco
9 7 (28.00%) Windows 7

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn 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 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (36.00%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (36.00%) Cloud Computing
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (16.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) LAN
1 4 (16.00%) WAN
2 3 (12.00%) Internet
3 2 (8.00%) DHCP
3 2 (8.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.00%) Firewall
3 2 (8.00%) MPLS
3 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.00%) VoIP
3 2 (8.00%) VPN
4 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (24.00%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (36.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Analyst
2 10 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 9 (36.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 9 (36.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (36.00%) C# Developer
3 9 (36.00%) Developer
4 8 (32.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 8 (32.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 7 (28.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 7 (28.00%) Senior Developer
6 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (16.00%) Project Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) ASP Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Senior ASP Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (8.00%) IT Analyst
8 2 (8.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
1 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (36.00%) jQuery
1 9 (36.00%) JSON
1 9 (36.00%) REST
1 9 (36.00%) XML
2 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (24.00%) CSS
2 6 (24.00%) HTML
2 6 (24.00%) HTML5
3 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 3 (12.00%) WCF
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (24.00%) Linux
4 6 (24.00%) Unix
5 3 (12.00%) Mac OS X
5 3 (12.00%) Windows NT
6 2 (8.00%) Mac OS
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (36.00%) BDD
1 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (36.00%) MVC
1 9 (36.00%) Scrum
1 9 (36.00%) TDD
2 6 (24.00%) OO
2 6 (24.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL
3 3 (12.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) C#
2 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) MCP
1 2 (8.00%) MCSA
1 2 (8.00%) MCSE
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) VMware
2 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) Apple
4 3 (12.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Twitter
Blackburn, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £13000 - £15500 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago