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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 - 1
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Daresbury 33.33% - 66.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £34,250 - £28,250
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 - £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £46,850 - £34,850
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
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
2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Daresbury 33.33% - 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £18,500 - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Daresbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Daresbury region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Daresbury

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Daresbury

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) VPN
3 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (75.00%) LAN
3 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) CentOS
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (12.50%) Opsview
6 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (12.50%) Network Security
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) MCT
6 1 (12.50%) Python

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Daresbury by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) 1st Line Support
1 6 (75.00%) IT Support
2 4 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Trainer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Trainer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) MCT
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Opsview
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat