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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Lancashire / Blackburn
Rank 5 3 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 21.21% 21.88% 12.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 87.50% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 7
Median salary £45,000 £22,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -35.71%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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
7 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 21.21% 25.00% 26.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 15
Median salary £45,000 £22,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% +2.27%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 16 January 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Blackburn

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Blackburn region with a requirement for Windows.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) Canon
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) JIRA
4 4 (57.14%) Fat Client
4 4 (57.14%) CentOS
4 4 (57.14%) Confluence
4 4 (57.14%) Unified Communications
4 4 (57.14%) Office 365
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (57.14%) CRM
4 4 (57.14%) ERP
4 4 (57.14%) DECT
4 4 (57.14%) LAN
4 4 (57.14%) Thin Client
4 4 (57.14%) NetApp
4 4 (57.14%) Wyse
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Information Security
5 2 (28.57%) Lotus
5 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) CISSP
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) RHCE
5 2 (28.57%) Sun Certification

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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) Confluence
3 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) DECT
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) Unified Communications
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) FTP
3 2 (28.57%) HTTP
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) SMTP
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Fat Client
1 4 (57.14%) Thin Client
2 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) CentOS
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) CRM
1 4 (57.14%) ERP
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Threat Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) RHCE
1 2 (28.57%) SCNA
1 2 (28.57%) SCSA
1 2 (28.57%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Sendmail
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Canon
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) NetApp
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Wyse
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Lotus
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