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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wind River pSOS
Rank - - 246
Permanent jobs citing pSOS 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.097%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
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
1602 1719 1787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.87% 25.66% 24.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1324 1471 1529
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,850 £47,500 £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