The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Daresbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Daresbury 14.29% 100.00% 57.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £50,000 £24,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+106.18% -3.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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 Daresbury region.

Operating Systems Category
Daresbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Daresbury 42.86% 100.00% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £33,625 £26,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.88% +6.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Daresbury

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Daresbury

Windows
Salary Trend in Daresbury

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

Windows Salary Trend in Daresbury

Windows
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Daresbury

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Daresbury 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Daresbury by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Daresbury 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) VMware