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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 28 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 51.85% 27.03% 42.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 96.55% 83.33% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 20
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £18,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,400 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,600 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -1.11%
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
29 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 53.70% 32.43% 44.64%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 21
Average salary £37,500 £36,875 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% -13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £18,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Runcorn

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (36.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (30.00%) VMware
4 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
4 13 (26.00%) Windows XP
5 11 (22.00%) Oracle
5 11 (22.00%) SQL
5 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
6 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (18.00%) Windows 7
7 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (16.00%) Windows Mobile
8 8 (16.00%) Citrix
8 8 (16.00%) .NET
9 7 (14.00%) SLA
9 7 (14.00%) LAN
9 7 (14.00%) WAN
9 7 (14.00%) C#
9 7 (14.00%) Degree
9 7 (14.00%) NetApp
9 7 (14.00%) ITIL
9 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (14.00%) Incident Management
10 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
10 6 (12.00%) Apple iOS
10 6 (12.00%) Android
10 6 (12.00%) Solaris
10 6 (12.00%) Project Management
10 6 (12.00%) HP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (6.00%) IIS
1 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (4.00%) Apache
2 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (14.00%) LAN
2 7 (14.00%) WAN
3 6 (12.00%) NAS
4 4 (8.00%) VPN
5 3 (6.00%) Broadband
6 2 (4.00%) LDAP
6 2 (4.00%) HTTPS
6 2 (4.00%) SSL
6 2 (4.00%) HTTP
6 2 (4.00%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (2.00%) Wireless
7 1 (2.00%) DNS
7 1 (2.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Publishing
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (14.00%) Developer
2 7 (14.00%) Analyst
2 7 (14.00%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (12.00%) Service Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Server Administrator
3 6 (12.00%) Software Manager
3 6 (12.00%) IT Support
3 6 (12.00%) VMWare Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Agile Project Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Support Technician
4 4 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Development Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) .NET
2 6 (12.00%) Web Services
3 4 (8.00%) HTML
4 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.00%) CSS
4 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.00%) Java SE
5 2 (4.00%) jQuery
5 2 (4.00%) JSF
5 2 (4.00%) XML
5 2 (4.00%) Middleware
6 1 (2.00%) WinForms
6 1 (2.00%) DHTML
6 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.00%) Silverlight
6 1 (2.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) EPoS
2 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.00%) Thin Client
3 3 (6.00%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.00%) User Experience
4 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Windows XP
2 9 (18.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (16.00%) Windows Mobile
4 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (12.00%) Apple iOS
5 6 (12.00%) Android
5 6 (12.00%) Solaris
6 3 (6.00%) Linux
6 3 (6.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.00%) UNIX
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.00%) Windows CE
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.00%) Incident Management
2 7 (14.00%) ITIL
3 6 (12.00%) Project Management
3 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (8.00%) Scrum
4 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (8.00%) OO
5 3 (6.00%) Change Management
5 3 (6.00%) Time Management
5 3 (6.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.00%) Line Management
6 2 (4.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.00%) UML
6 2 (4.00%) Web Development
7 1 (2.00%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) C#
3 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.00%) C
5 2 (4.00%) C++
5 2 (4.00%) Java
5 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.00%) VB
6 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.00%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.00%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.00%) MCP
3 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.00%) CCNA
4 4 (8.00%) HND
4 4 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.00%) MCSE
5 3 (6.00%) MCSA
6 1 (2.00%) HNC
6 1 (2.00%) CCA
6 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) SLA
2 2 (4.00%) QA
3 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.00%) XenApp
4 2 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (4.00%) XenMobile
2 1 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (30.00%) VMware
3 11 (22.00%) Oracle
4 8 (16.00%) Citrix
5 7 (14.00%) NetApp
6 6 (12.00%) HP
7 3 (6.00%) Dell
7 3 (6.00%) Juniper
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco
7 3 (6.00%) Blue Coat
7 3 (6.00%) Riverbed
7 3 (6.00%) F5
8 2 (4.00%) Sophos
8 2 (4.00%) Symantec
9 1 (2.00%) McAfee
9 1 (2.00%) Telerik
9 1 (2.00%) EMC
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