The table below looks at the statistics for WMI 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 WMI over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)
Rank - - 250
Permanent jobs citing WMI 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.028%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,750 £26,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+133.65% -25.71%
WMI
England

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

Systems Management Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
240 341 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.94% 5.05% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 176 255 223
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,750 £27,220
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%

WMI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

WMI Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WMI
Salary Trend in the North West

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

WMI Salary Trend in the North West

WMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Sophos
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) WatchGuard
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
2 3 (75.00%) Mimecast
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) PowerPivot
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) WSUS

WMI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (75.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (75.00%) Line Management
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) C
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Sophos
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) WatchGuard
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) Avaya
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP