The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 19 19 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 11 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 10.58% 6.90% 2.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.71% 75.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 4
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +30.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,000 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £43,000 £46,200
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Windows
Lancashire

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

Operating Systems Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
17 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 16.35% 9.20% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 11
Median salary £36,500 £27,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.72% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Windows
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Windows Salary Trend in Preston

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region with a requirement for Windows.

1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) MVC
2 5 (27.78%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) TDD
2 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
2 5 (27.78%) MVVM
2 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (22.22%) Code First Entity Framework
3 4 (22.22%) Entity Framework
3 4 (22.22%) Node.js
3 4 (22.22%) BDD
3 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 4 (22.22%) RESTful
3 4 (22.22%) WinForms
3 4 (22.22%) Ruby
3 4 (22.22%) WCF
3 4 (22.22%) WPF
3 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) LAN
4 3 (16.67%) WAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) LAN
1 3 (16.67%) WAN
2 2 (11.11%) DHCP
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) LINQPad
2 1 (5.56%) ReSharper
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Help Desk Adviser
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
3 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Delphi Developer
6 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) IT Support
6 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
1 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
1 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
1 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 4 (22.22%) Code First Entity Framework
2 4 (22.22%) Entity Framework
2 4 (22.22%) Node.js
2 4 (22.22%) RESTful
2 4 (22.22%) WCF
2 4 (22.22%) WinForms
2 4 (22.22%) WPF
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (5.56%) OLE
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (27.78%) MVC
1 5 (27.78%) MVVM
1 5 (27.78%) TDD
2 4 (22.22%) BDD
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
3 1 (5.56%) Data Management
3 1 (5.56%) Kanban
3 1 (5.56%) Pair Programming
3 1 (5.56%) Scrum
3 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) Ruby
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Delphi
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Pascal
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Citrix
2 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) RedGate
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