The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 7 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 22.22% 20.00% 14.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 50.00% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 10
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -39.39%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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 Northwich region.

Operating Systems Category
Northwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 44.44% 40.00% 35.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 23
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

Windows
Salary Trend in Northwich

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

Windows Salary Trend in Northwich

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northwich

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northwich 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec
3 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) ADSL
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
4 2 (33.33%) Draytek
5 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
5 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
5 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
5 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Northwich by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northwich 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) ADSL
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
4 2 (33.33%) Draytek
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Sage
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + car, phone & laptop
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago