The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 38 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 53.52% 38.00% 56.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 13
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £24,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,900 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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 Runcorn region.

Operating Systems Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
38 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 53.52% 38.00% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 13
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £25,050 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £35,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Windows
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Windows Salary Trend in Runcorn

Windows
Salary Histogram in Runcorn

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Runcorn region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Runcorn

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 30 (42.25%) Active Directory
2 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
3 26 (36.62%) VMware
4 24 (33.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (32.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 23 (32.39%) NetApp
5 23 (32.39%) MS Exchange
6 17 (23.94%) Degree
7 15 (21.13%) Software Engineering
8 14 (19.72%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (18.31%) Windows XP
9 13 (18.31%) C#
10 12 (16.90%) .NET
10 12 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (15.49%) OO
11 11 (15.49%) Apple iOS
11 11 (15.49%) Android
11 11 (15.49%) .NET Framework
11 11 (15.49%) Windows Mobile
11 11 (15.49%) Incident Management
12 10 (14.08%) Hyper-V
12 10 (14.08%) HND
12 10 (14.08%) Web Services
13 9 (12.68%) McAfee
13 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
13 9 (12.68%) SQL
13 9 (12.68%) ITIL
13 9 (12.68%) EMC
13 9 (12.68%) SCCM
13 9 (12.68%) SCOM

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 23 (32.39%) Exchange Server 2007
1 23 (32.39%) MS Exchange
2 14 (19.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.41%) Apache
4 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.41%) Exstream Dialogue
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.23%) MS Project
2 3 (4.23%) MS Office
2 3 (4.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.41%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.41%) Exstream
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
1 4 (5.63%) LAN
1 4 (5.63%) WAN
2 2 (2.82%) Wireless
3 1 (1.41%) LDAP
3 1 (1.41%) UMTS
3 1 (1.41%) GPRS
3 1 (1.41%) DNS
3 1 (1.41%) SSL
3 1 (1.41%) DHCP
3 1 (1.41%) HTTP
3 1 (1.41%) Internet
3 1 (1.41%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) MySQL
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.41%) Ranorex
General
1 7 (9.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (8.45%) Electronics
3 2 (2.82%) Finance
4 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (21.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (15.49%) Developer
3 10 (14.08%) Analyst
3 10 (14.08%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (12.68%) Server Support
4 9 (12.68%) Software Developer
4 9 (12.68%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 7 (9.86%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (9.86%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (9.86%) Service Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Embedded C Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) C Software Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Software Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.90%) .NET
2 11 (15.49%) .NET Framework
3 10 (14.08%) Web Services
4 5 (7.04%) XML
4 5 (7.04%) WinForms
4 5 (7.04%) Entity Framework
5 4 (5.63%) WCF
5 4 (5.63%) WPF
5 4 (5.63%) Silverlight
5 4 (5.63%) REST
5 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (5.63%) ServiceStack
5 4 (5.63%) SOAP
6 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.23%) COM
7 2 (2.82%) Middleware
8 1 (1.41%) MFC
8 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.41%) .NET Compact Framework
8 1 (1.41%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Mobile App
2 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.63%) Fat Client
3 4 (5.63%) EPoS
3 4 (5.63%) Thin Client
3 4 (5.63%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.41%) LIMS
4 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.41%) User Experience
4 1 (1.41%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.80%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (18.31%) Windows XP
3 11 (15.49%) Apple iOS
3 11 (15.49%) Android
3 11 (15.49%) Windows Mobile
4 7 (9.86%) Windows CE
5 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.04%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.63%) Windows Phone 7
6 4 (5.63%) Windows Phone
7 3 (4.23%) UNIX
8 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.41%) AIX
9 1 (1.41%) Solaris
9 1 (1.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.13%) Software Engineering
2 12 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.49%) OO
3 11 (15.49%) Incident Management
4 9 (12.68%) ITIL
4 9 (12.68%) Mobile Application Development
5 8 (11.27%) Mobile Development
6 7 (9.86%) Scrum
6 7 (9.86%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (9.86%) Test Automation
7 6 (8.45%) Waterfall
7 6 (8.45%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.45%) Embedded Software Development
7 6 (8.45%) MVC
7 6 (8.45%) Pair Programming
7 6 (8.45%) UML
8 5 (7.04%) Software Testing
8 5 (7.04%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.04%) MVVM
9 4 (5.63%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.31%) C#
2 9 (12.68%) SQL
3 7 (9.86%) C++
4 6 (8.45%) Embedded C
4 6 (8.45%) Embedded C++
4 6 (8.45%) C
5 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.41%) Java
6 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.41%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (23.94%) Degree
2 10 (14.08%) HND
3 6 (8.45%) HNC
4 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.63%) MCSE
5 4 (5.63%) MCSA
6 3 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.23%) CCNA
7 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.63%) SLA
3 2 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 30 (42.25%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.41%) XenApp
3 1 (1.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (12.68%) SCCM
1 9 (12.68%) SCOM
1 9 (12.68%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.41%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.41%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.41%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.41%) WSUS
2 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
2 26 (36.62%) VMware
3 23 (32.39%) NetApp
4 9 (12.68%) McAfee
4 9 (12.68%) EMC
5 7 (9.86%) Oracle
6 5 (7.04%) HP
7 4 (5.63%) Apple
7 4 (5.63%) Cisco
8 3 (4.23%) Juniper
8 3 (4.23%) F5
8 3 (4.23%) Blue Coat
8 3 (4.23%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.82%) Citrix
10 1 (1.41%) Veritas
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