The table below looks at the statistics for pSOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited pSOS over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wind River pSOS
Rank - - 247
Permanent jobs citing pSOS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.028%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 - £37,500
pSOS
England

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

Operating Systems Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1739 1714 1722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.26% 25.35% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1469 1477 1532
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

pSOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

pSOS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

pSOS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

pSOS Salary Trend in the North West