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 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
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 24 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 48.00% 22.73% 21.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 96.00% 100.00% 76.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 16
Average salary £25,000 £23,980 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% -31.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £29,490 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
25 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 50.00% 22.73% 28.77%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 18
Average salary £25,000 £23,980 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% -31.48%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 1 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Runcorn

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (43.75%) VMware
3 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
4 10 (31.25%) SQL
4 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
6 8 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 8 (25.00%) Citrix
7 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
7 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
8 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (18.75%) HP
8 6 (18.75%) MCP
8 6 (18.75%) IIS
8 6 (18.75%) Oracle
9 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
9 5 (15.63%) .NET
9 5 (15.63%) Solaris
9 5 (15.63%) NetApp
9 5 (15.63%) NAS
10 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (12.50%) Retail
10 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (12.50%) Dell
10 4 (12.50%) DNS
10 4 (12.50%) C#
10 4 (12.50%) HTML
10 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 4 (12.50%) CSS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 6 (18.75%) IIS
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
2 5 (15.63%) NAS
3 4 (12.50%) DNS
4 3 (9.38%) Broadband
4 3 (9.38%) LAN
4 3 (9.38%) WAN
4 3 (9.38%) DHCP
4 3 (9.38%) VPN
5 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (12.50%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (15.63%) Server Administrator
2 5 (15.63%) VMWare Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 4 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Desktop Support
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Software Manager
4 3 (9.38%) IT Support
5 2 (6.25%) Desktop Technician
5 2 (6.25%) Help Desk Support Technician
5 2 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 2 (6.25%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) HTML
2 4 (12.50%) CSS
3 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.38%) jQuery
4 2 (6.25%) LINQ
4 2 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (3.13%) DHTML
5 1 (3.13%) Silverlight
5 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) EPoS
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (15.63%) Solaris
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.38%) Android
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
5 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Phone
7 1 (3.13%) Linux
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.13%) Windows NT
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (9.38%) ITIL
2 3 (9.38%) Project Management
2 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
2 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.25%) Time Management
3 2 (6.25%) Change Management
3 2 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.13%) Workflow
4 1 (3.13%) Workflow Management
4 1 (3.13%) Resource Management
4 1 (3.13%) Web Development
4 1 (3.13%) Test Planning
4 1 (3.13%) Line Management
4 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.50%) C#
4 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.13%) VB
6 1 (3.13%) C
6 1 (3.13%) C++
6 1 (3.13%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) MCP
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.38%) CCNA
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.25%) MCITP
4 2 (6.25%) MCSE
4 2 (6.25%) MCSA
5 1 (3.13%) CCA
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.13%) MCDST
5 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
2 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.38%) Terminal Services
3 3 (9.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.25%) XenApp
4 2 (6.25%) Terminal Server
5 1 (3.13%) MetaFrame
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.13%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (43.75%) VMware
3 8 (25.00%) Citrix
4 6 (18.75%) HP
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle
5 5 (15.63%) NetApp
6 4 (12.50%) Dell
7 3 (9.38%) Symantec
8 2 (6.25%) F5
8 2 (6.25%) Riverbed
8 2 (6.25%) Telerik
8 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
8 2 (6.25%) Sophos
8 2 (6.25%) Juniper
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco
9 1 (3.13%) IBM
9 1 (3.13%) Sun
9 1 (3.13%) EMC
9 1 (3.13%) CA
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago