The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 28 15 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 17.83% 9.32% 24.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 87.50% 62.50% 76.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 14
Average salary £40,000 £24,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,100 £18,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +4.28%
Windows
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Crewe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32 24 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 20.38% 14.91% 32.62%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 25
Average salary £28,500 £24,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £17,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £60,000 £32,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Crewe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

Windows
Salary Trend in Crewe

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

Windows Salary Trend in Crewe

Windows
Salary Histogram in Crewe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Crewe region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Crewe

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Crewe region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 14 (35.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (32.50%) Financial Institution
3 13 (32.50%) Wireless
3 13 (32.50%) Risk Management
3 13 (32.50%) Retail
3 13 (32.50%) Customer Engagement
4 12 (30.00%) Windows XP
5 11 (27.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (27.50%) Windows 7
6 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (25.00%) SQL
7 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
7 9 (22.50%) SLA
7 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
8 8 (20.00%) Cisco
8 8 (20.00%) VPN
8 8 (20.00%) DNS
8 8 (20.00%) Terminal Server
8 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 8 (20.00%) .NET
8 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (20.00%) Linux
8 8 (20.00%) ITIL
8 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (20.00%) ITIL V3
8 8 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
9 7 (17.50%) Degree
9 7 (17.50%) Business Continuity
9 7 (17.50%) C#

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Crewe region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.00%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) Wireless
2 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
3 8 (20.00%) VPN
3 8 (20.00%) DNS
4 5 (12.50%) DHCP
5 4 (10.00%) Network Security
6 3 (7.50%) LAN
6 3 (7.50%) WAN
6 3 (7.50%) Ethernet
6 3 (7.50%) SSL
7 2 (5.00%) SAN
7 2 (5.00%) Firewall
7 2 (5.00%) FTP
7 2 (5.00%) HTTP
7 2 (5.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.00%) DB2
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) CodeWarrior
2 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 13 (32.50%) Financial Institution
2 13 (32.50%) Retail
3 3 (7.50%) Electronics
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Developer
1 7 (17.50%) Analyst
1 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 6 (15.00%) Service Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) DBA
3 4 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 4 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 3 (7.50%) Electronics Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 3 (7.50%) QA Tester
4 3 (7.50%) Support Team Leader
4 3 (7.50%) Design Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Tester
4 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support
4 3 (7.50%) Desktop Team Leader
5 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Software Tester
5 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) .NET
2 7 (17.50%) HTML
3 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (15.00%) WCF
3 6 (15.00%) WPF
4 5 (12.50%) CSS
4 5 (12.50%) jQuery
5 4 (10.00%) RESTful
5 4 (10.00%) HTML5
5 4 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (10.00%) WinForms
5 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (10.00%) SOAP
5 4 (10.00%) Web Services
5 4 (10.00%) XML
5 4 (10.00%) Middleware
6 2 (5.00%) LAMP
6 2 (5.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (10.00%) Statistics
1 4 (10.00%) User Experience
2 3 (7.50%) Fixed Income
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Windows XP
2 11 (27.50%) Windows 7
3 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 8 (20.00%) Linux
5 5 (12.50%) UNIX
6 3 (7.50%) Windows CE
7 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.50%) Android
8 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Risk Management
1 13 (32.50%) Customer Engagement
2 11 (27.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (20.00%) ITIL
3 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 7 (17.50%) Business Continuity
5 6 (15.00%) SOA
6 4 (10.00%) OOP
6 4 (10.00%) OO
6 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 4 (10.00%) Web Development
6 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.00%) Line Management
7 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.50%) Automation Testing
7 3 (7.50%) CAD
7 3 (7.50%) Process Management
8 2 (5.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (17.50%) C#
4 6 (15.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.50%) C
7 2 (5.00%) Java
7 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) ISEB
2 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.00%) MCITP
3 2 (5.00%) CCNP
3 2 (5.00%) CCNA
4 1 (2.50%) CCA
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) SLA
2 4 (10.00%) QA
3 3 (7.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.00%) Terminal Server
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) Cisco
3 4 (10.00%) VMware
4 3 (7.50%) Mentor Graphics
5 2 (5.00%) Symantec
5 2 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (2.50%) Lotus
6 1 (2.50%) Apple
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle
6 1 (2.50%) IBM
6 1 (2.50%) GFI Software
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