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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 24 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 47.06% 21.95% 25.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 77.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 17
Average salary £25,000 £23,980 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% -38.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,600 £22,900 £16,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £30,592 £52,000
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
24 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 47.06% 21.95% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 19
Average salary £25,000 £23,980 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% -38.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,300 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £35,000
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 21 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Runcorn

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 21 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 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 13 (39.39%) VMware
3 11 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (24.24%) Windows XP
5 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
5 8 (24.24%) SQL
6 7 (21.21%) Oracle
6 7 (21.21%) Citrix
6 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (18.18%) Android
7 6 (18.18%) NAS
7 6 (18.18%) NetApp
7 6 (18.18%) Project Management
7 6 (18.18%) Solaris
7 6 (18.18%) Apple iOS
8 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
8 5 (15.15%) ITIL
8 5 (15.15%) MCP
8 5 (15.15%) .NET
8 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
8 5 (15.15%) HP
8 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (12.12%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (12.12%) Dell
9 4 (12.12%) SLA
9 4 (12.12%) C#
9 4 (12.12%) HTML
9 4 (12.12%) IIS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 4 (12.12%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
2 6 (18.18%) NAS
3 4 (12.12%) LAN
3 4 (12.12%) WAN
3 4 (12.12%) VPN
4 3 (9.09%) Broadband
5 2 (6.06%) DNS
5 2 (6.06%) HTTPS
6 1 (3.03%) DHCP
6 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Server Administrator
2 6 (18.18%) VMWare Administrator
3 5 (15.15%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Software Manager
3 5 (15.15%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (12.12%) Service Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Project Manager
4 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Support Technician
4 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.09%) IT Support
5 3 (9.09%) Software Project Manager
5 3 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.06%) Software Development Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) .NET
2 4 (12.12%) HTML
2 4 (12.12%) CSS
3 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.09%) jQuery
4 2 (6.06%) LINQ
4 2 (6.06%) Web Services
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (3.03%) DHTML
5 1 (3.03%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) EPoS
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows XP
2 6 (18.18%) Android
2 6 (18.18%) Solaris
2 6 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Phone
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (3.03%) Windows NT
7 1 (3.03%) Linux
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.18%) Project Management
3 5 (15.15%) ITIL
4 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.06%) Change Management
6 2 (6.06%) Scrum
6 2 (6.06%) Line Management
7 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.03%) Test Planning
7 1 (3.03%) Workflow Management
7 1 (3.03%) Web Development
7 1 (3.03%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.03%) Time Management
7 1 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.12%) C#
4 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.03%) VB
6 1 (3.03%) C
6 1 (3.03%) C++
6 1 (3.03%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) MCP
2 2 (6.06%) CCNA
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) CCA
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.03%) MCITP
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.09%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.03%) MetaFrame
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.03%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 13 (39.39%) VMware
3 7 (21.21%) Oracle
3 7 (21.21%) Citrix
4 6 (18.18%) NetApp
5 5 (15.15%) HP
6 4 (12.12%) Dell
7 3 (9.09%) Symantec
8 2 (6.06%) Telerik
8 2 (6.06%) Sophos
9 1 (3.03%) F5
9 1 (3.03%) Juniper
9 1 (3.03%) CA
9 1 (3.03%) Cisco
9 1 (3.03%) IBM
9 1 (3.03%) EMC
9 1 (3.03%) Riverbed
9 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
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