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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 22 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 43.14% 18.60% 20.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 95.65% 88.89% 65.22%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 15
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 £18,800 £22,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £23,980 £49,000
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
23 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 45.10% 20.93% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 18
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 £18,000 £23,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 19 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Runcorn

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (43.33%) VMware
3 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
3 11 (36.67%) SQL
4 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 9 (30.00%) Citrix
5 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (26.67%) Windows XP
7 7 (23.33%) IIS
7 7 (23.33%) HP
7 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
8 6 (20.00%) MCP
8 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (16.67%) .NET
9 5 (16.67%) Oracle
9 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 5 (16.67%) DNS
9 5 (16.67%) Dell
10 4 (13.33%) Retail
10 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (13.33%) Symantec
10 4 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (13.33%) C#
10 4 (13.33%) HTML
10 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
10 4 (13.33%) CSS
10 4 (13.33%) Citrix Presentation Server

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (23.33%) IIS
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (16.67%) DNS
3 3 (10.00%) VPN
3 3 (10.00%) Broadband
3 3 (10.00%) LAN
3 3 (10.00%) WAN
3 3 (10.00%) DHCP
3 3 (10.00%) NAS
4 2 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (13.33%) Retail
2 3 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Analyst
1 5 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
1 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Service Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Support Technician
3 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 3 (10.00%) Developer
3 3 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Server Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) IT Support
3 3 (10.00%) VMWare Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Help Desk Support Technician
4 2 (6.67%) Desktop Technician
4 2 (6.67%) Software Manager
4 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Technician
4 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Technician
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) jQuery
3 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.67%) Web Services
4 2 (6.67%) LINQ
5 1 (3.33%) Silverlight
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (3.33%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) EPoS
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows XP
1 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.00%) Solaris
4 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.67%) Android
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Phone
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000
5 2 (6.67%) Windows NT
5 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.00%) ITIL
1 3 (10.00%) Project Management
1 3 (10.00%) Change Management
1 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (6.67%) Scrum
2 2 (6.67%) Time Management
3 1 (3.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (3.33%) Line Management
3 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.33%) Coaching
3 1 (3.33%) Workflow Management
3 1 (3.33%) Web Development
3 1 (3.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.33%) C#
4 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.33%) Assembly Language
6 1 (3.33%) VB
6 1 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) MCP
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (10.00%) CCNA
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.67%) MCSE
4 2 (6.67%) MCSA
4 2 (6.67%) MCITP
5 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.33%) MCDST
5 1 (3.33%) CCA
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (10.00%) Terminal Services
5 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.67%) MetaFrame
5 2 (6.67%) Terminal Server
5 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.67%) XenApp
6 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (6.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.67%) HP SIM
2 2 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (43.33%) VMware
3 9 (30.00%) Citrix
4 7 (23.33%) HP
5 5 (16.67%) Dell
5 5 (16.67%) Oracle
6 4 (13.33%) Symantec
7 3 (10.00%) NetApp
8 2 (6.67%) Sophos
8 2 (6.67%) Telerik
8 2 (6.67%) Blue Coat
8 2 (6.67%) Riverbed
8 2 (6.67%) F5
8 2 (6.67%) Cisco
8 2 (6.67%) IBM
8 2 (6.67%) EMC
8 2 (6.67%) Juniper
8 2 (6.67%) CA
9 1 (3.33%) Sun
Runcorn, Cheshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
C-Jobs.com
Posted: 7 days ago
Runcorn
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Runcorn
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 17 days ago