The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Helens region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank - 2 8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 0 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens - 31.58% 19.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 85.71% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Windows
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Helens region.

Operating Systems Category
St Helens
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
0 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens - 36.84% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 8
Average salary - £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the St Helens region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

Windows
Salary Trend in St Helens

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the St Helens region.

Windows Salary Trend in St Helens

Windows
Top 18 Related IT Skills in St Helens

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the St Helens 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 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in St Helens by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the St Helens 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Project Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Project Leader
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft