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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 33 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 52.38% 26.19% 52.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 97.06% 84.62% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 16
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £18,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,700 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
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
34 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 53.97% 30.95% 54.76%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 17
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £18,800 £17,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £43,500
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 30 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Runcorn

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 22 (38.60%) Active Directory
2 22 (38.60%) VMware
3 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (26.32%) NetApp
5 13 (22.81%) SQL
6 12 (21.05%) Oracle
6 12 (21.05%) MS Exchange
6 12 (21.05%) Windows Mobile
7 11 (19.30%) TCP/IP
7 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (17.54%) Windows XP
8 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
8 10 (17.54%) .NET
8 10 (17.54%) Degree
8 10 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
9 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (15.79%) Windows 7
9 9 (15.79%) C#
10 8 (14.04%) ITIL
10 8 (14.04%) Citrix
11 7 (12.28%) Apple iOS
11 7 (12.28%) Android
11 7 (12.28%) OO
11 7 (12.28%) Web Services
12 6 (10.53%) Project Management
12 6 (10.53%) Scrum
12 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
12 6 (10.53%) Hyper-V

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 10 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.26%) IIS
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.51%) Apache
5 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.77%) NAS
3 4 (7.02%) LAN
3 4 (7.02%) WAN
4 2 (3.51%) HTTPS
4 2 (3.51%) SSL
4 2 (3.51%) HTTP
4 2 (3.51%) LDAP
4 2 (3.51%) Wireless
4 2 (3.51%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (1.75%) DHCP
5 1 (1.75%) VPN
5 1 (1.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) MySQL
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.26%) Finance
1 3 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.51%) Electronics
2 2 (3.51%) Publishing
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (22.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (14.04%) Developer
2 8 (14.04%) Software Manager
3 5 (8.77%) VMWare Administrator
3 5 (8.77%) Server Administrator
3 5 (8.77%) Software Developer
3 5 (8.77%) Project Manager
4 4 (7.02%) Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) Development Manager
4 4 (7.02%) Support Technician
4 4 (7.02%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (7.02%) Support Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Software Project Manager
4 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (7.02%) Software Development Manager
4 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 4 (7.02%) Agile Project Manager
4 4 (7.02%) IT Support
5 3 (5.26%) Hardware Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) .NET
2 7 (12.28%) Web Services
3 5 (8.77%) .NET Framework
4 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.26%) HTML
5 2 (3.51%) CSS
5 2 (3.51%) XML
5 2 (3.51%) Middleware
5 2 (3.51%) JSF
5 2 (3.51%) WinForms
5 2 (3.51%) Java SE
6 1 (1.75%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.75%) jQuery
6 1 (1.75%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.26%) Fat Client
2 3 (5.26%) EPoS
2 3 (5.26%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.51%) User Experience
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (21.05%) Windows Mobile
3 10 (17.54%) Windows XP
4 9 (15.79%) Windows 7
5 7 (12.28%) Apple iOS
5 7 (12.28%) Android
6 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (8.77%) Solaris
8 3 (5.26%) Linux
9 2 (3.51%) Windows CE
9 2 (3.51%) UNIX
9 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
3 8 (14.04%) ITIL
4 7 (12.28%) OO
5 6 (10.53%) Project Management
5 6 (10.53%) Scrum
5 6 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (8.77%) Unit Testing
6 5 (8.77%) Incident Management
6 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.26%) Time Management
7 3 (5.26%) Web Development
7 3 (5.26%) Change Management
7 3 (5.26%) UML
8 2 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.51%) MVC
8 2 (3.51%) Pair Programming
8 2 (3.51%) Line Management
8 2 (3.51%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) SQL
2 9 (15.79%) C#
3 5 (8.77%) PowerShell
4 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.02%) C
5 3 (5.26%) C++
6 2 (3.51%) Embedded C
6 2 (3.51%) Embedded C++
6 2 (3.51%) Java
7 1 (1.75%) PHP
7 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.75%) VB
7 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.75%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Degree
2 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.77%) MCP
3 5 (8.77%) HND
4 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (5.26%) MCSE
4 3 (5.26%) MCSA
4 3 (5.26%) CCNA
4 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.51%) HNC
6 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) SLA
2 2 (3.51%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 22 (38.60%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (3.51%) XenApp
4 2 (3.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (7.02%) SCCM
1 4 (7.02%) SCOM
2 2 (3.51%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.51%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 22 (38.60%) VMware
3 15 (26.32%) NetApp
4 12 (21.05%) Oracle
5 8 (14.04%) Citrix
6 4 (7.02%) EMC
6 4 (7.02%) McAfee
7 3 (5.26%) F5
7 3 (5.26%) Riverbed
7 3 (5.26%) Blue Coat
7 3 (5.26%) HP
7 3 (5.26%) Juniper
7 3 (5.26%) Cisco
8 2 (3.51%) Sophos
8 2 (3.51%) Symantec
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