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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 14 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 14.74% 12.37% 13.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.00% 54.76% 65.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 22
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +30.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £21,000 £15,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £41,400 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
25 42 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 26.32% 22.58% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 36
Average salary £37,500 £34,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.48% -2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,000 £15,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 24 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Crewe

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 26 (70.27%) Finance
2 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (56.76%) VB
3 21 (56.76%) Retail
4 20 (54.05%) SQL
4 20 (54.05%) .NET
4 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
5 19 (51.35%) C#
5 19 (51.35%) Web Services
5 19 (51.35%) WCF
5 19 (51.35%) LINQ
6 17 (45.95%) T-SQL
6 17 (45.95%) OO
6 17 (45.95%) SLA
6 17 (45.95%) Financial Institution
6 17 (45.95%) Wireless
6 17 (45.95%) Risk Management
6 17 (45.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (45.95%) .NET Remoting
6 17 (45.95%) .NET Framework
6 17 (45.95%) Customer Engagement
6 17 (45.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 13 (35.14%) Middleware
8 11 (29.73%) MVC
9 10 (27.03%) Java
9 10 (27.03%) XML
9 10 (27.03%) Automated Testing
10 9 (24.32%) SOAP
10 9 (24.32%) XSD
10 9 (24.32%) XSLT

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (24.32%) JBoss
2 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.41%) IIS
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (45.95%) Wireless
2 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.11%) Network Security
4 2 (5.41%) HTTP
5 1 (2.70%) FTP
5 1 (2.70%) DNS
5 1 (2.70%) SSL
5 1 (2.70%) SAN
5 1 (2.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
2 17 (45.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (21.62%) DTS
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 26 (70.27%) Finance
2 21 (56.76%) Retail
3 17 (45.95%) Financial Institution
4 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.70%) French Language
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Senior Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Citrix Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) QA Tester
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Software Tester
6 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) QA Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (54.05%) .NET
2 19 (51.35%) Web Services
2 19 (51.35%) WCF
2 19 (51.35%) LINQ
3 17 (45.95%) .NET Remoting
3 17 (45.95%) .NET Framework
3 17 (45.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 13 (35.14%) Middleware
5 10 (27.03%) XML
6 9 (24.32%) XSD
6 9 (24.32%) XSLT
6 9 (24.32%) SOAP
6 9 (24.32%) RESTful
7 8 (21.62%) WinForms
8 4 (10.81%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (5.41%) WPF
9 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
10 1 (2.70%) HTML
10 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Fixed Income
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (21.62%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (16.22%) Windows 7
3 4 (10.81%) UNIX
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (45.95%) Customer Engagement
2 17 (45.95%) OO
2 17 (45.95%) Risk Management
3 11 (29.73%) MVC
4 10 (27.03%) Automated Testing
5 9 (24.32%) TDD
5 9 (24.32%) Validation
6 8 (21.62%) Waterfall
7 3 (8.11%) Automation Testing
8 2 (5.41%) Migration
8 2 (5.41%) SOA
8 2 (5.41%) Market Making
9 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.70%) Scrum
9 1 (2.70%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (2.70%) Test Planning
9 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.70%) Manual Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) VB
2 20 (54.05%) SQL
3 19 (51.35%) C#
4 17 (45.95%) T-SQL
5 10 (27.03%) Java
6 9 (24.32%) XPath
7 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
8 4 (10.81%) VBScript
9 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) ISEB
1 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) CCNP
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.41%) MCITP
3 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.70%) MCP
3 1 (2.70%) CCA
3 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (45.95%) SLA
2 5 (13.51%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.81%) XenApp
1 4 (10.81%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) EdgeSight
2 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
1 5 (13.51%) Citrix
2 4 (10.81%) AppSense
2 4 (10.81%) Fujitsu
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco
4 2 (5.41%) VMware
5 1 (2.70%) IBM
5 1 (2.70%) Lotus
5 1 (2.70%) Apple
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