The table below looks at the statistics for WMI skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WMI over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)
Rank - - 62
Permanent jobs citing WMI 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £28,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+51.78% -11.11%
WMI
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Systems Management Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
29 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.52% 3.29% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 16
Average salary £32,500 £37,123 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.45% +21.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%

WMI
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

WMI Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

WMI
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

WMI Salary Trend in Lancashire

WMI
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing WMI 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 WMI.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) vSphere
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) WatchGuard
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Sophos
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

WMI
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing WMI 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 WMI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) Sophos
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) WatchGuard
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft