The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Crewe region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 22 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 3 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 3.13% 11.51% 8.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 32.65% 72.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 21
Average salary £40,000 £26,750 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.53% -34.75%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Crewe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 49 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 4.17% 35.25% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 41 24
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +14.86%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
Cheshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 12 (63.16%) Telecoms
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
1 12 (63.16%) Windows 7
2 10 (52.63%) Retail
2 10 (52.63%) Fujitsu
2 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
3 9 (47.37%) AppSense
3 9 (47.37%) Citrix
3 9 (47.37%) XenApp
3 9 (47.37%) XenDesktop
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (36.84%) VB
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (26.32%) CCEE
7 5 (26.32%) CCIA
7 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
7 5 (26.32%) CCA
7 5 (26.32%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
7 5 (26.32%) VMware
7 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
8 4 (21.05%) SQL
8 4 (21.05%) VBScript
8 4 (21.05%) Web Services
9 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
9 3 (15.79%) C#
9 3 (15.79%) .NET
9 3 (15.79%) MS Excel

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) FTP
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.26%) DTS
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (63.16%) Telecoms
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 10 (52.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Citrix Architect
1 5 (26.32%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Citrix Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) WinForms
2 3 (15.79%) WCF
2 3 (15.79%) .NET Remoting
2 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows 7
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows NT
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (10.53%) Logistics
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) VB
2 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) VBScript
3 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
3 3 (15.79%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) CCEE
2 5 (26.32%) CCIA
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) CCA
2 5 (26.32%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) XenApp
1 9 (47.37%) XenDesktop
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Fujitsu
2 9 (47.37%) AppSense
2 9 (47.37%) Citrix
3 5 (26.32%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) IBM