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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 16 20 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 13.56% 15.87% 12.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.00% 50.00% 91.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 25
Average salary £33,250 £27,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.90% -54.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £24,350 £15,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £41,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
20 40 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 16.95% 31.75% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 30 27
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £15,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £75,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 1 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Crewe

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 23 (82.14%) Finance
2 21 (75.00%) Retail
2 21 (75.00%) VB
3 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
3 15 (53.57%) Web Services
4 14 (50.00%) SQL
5 13 (46.43%) Telecoms
5 13 (46.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (46.43%) .NET Remoting
5 13 (46.43%) .NET Framework
5 13 (46.43%) WCF
5 13 (46.43%) T-SQL
5 13 (46.43%) C#
5 13 (46.43%) .NET
6 11 (39.29%) Citrix
6 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
6 11 (39.29%) Fujitsu
6 11 (39.29%) AppSense
6 11 (39.29%) XenApp
6 11 (39.29%) XenDesktop
6 11 (39.29%) Windows 7
7 10 (35.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 10 (35.71%) Customer Engagement
7 10 (35.71%) Financial Institution
7 10 (35.71%) Wireless
7 10 (35.71%) Risk Management
7 10 (35.71%) LINQ
7 10 (35.71%) OO
7 10 (35.71%) SLA
8 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) Wireless
2 1 (3.57%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
2 1 (3.57%) FTP
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 13 (46.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (17.86%) DTS
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (82.14%) Finance
2 21 (75.00%) Retail
3 13 (46.43%) Telecoms
4 10 (35.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Consultant
2 8 (28.57%) Citrix Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Citrix Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Developer
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) Web Services
2 13 (46.43%) .NET Remoting
2 13 (46.43%) .NET Framework
2 13 (46.43%) WCF
2 13 (46.43%) .NET
3 10 (35.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 10 (35.71%) LINQ
4 7 (25.00%) WinForms
5 6 (21.43%) RESTful
5 6 (21.43%) SOAP
5 6 (21.43%) XML
5 6 (21.43%) XSD
5 6 (21.43%) XSLT
5 6 (21.43%) Middleware
6 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Message Broker
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows 7
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Risk Management
1 10 (35.71%) OO
1 10 (35.71%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (21.43%) MVC
2 6 (21.43%) Validation
2 6 (21.43%) TDD
2 6 (21.43%) Automated Testing
3 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) VB
2 14 (50.00%) SQL
3 13 (46.43%) T-SQL
3 13 (46.43%) C#
4 8 (28.57%) VBScript
4 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 7 (25.00%) Java
6 6 (21.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) CCEE
3 3 (10.71%) CCIA
3 3 (10.71%) CCA
3 3 (10.71%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) XenApp
1 11 (39.29%) XenDesktop
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Citrix
1 11 (39.29%) AppSense
1 11 (39.29%) Fujitsu
2 6 (21.43%) JBoss
3 4 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
Crewe, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
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The SmartList
Salary: 28-30k
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