The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the St Helens region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 35.29% 20.69% 40.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 75.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 11
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +13.20%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
St Helens
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 35.29% 27.59% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 11
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +13.20%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
Merseyside

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 30 Related IT Skills in St Helens

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (71.43%) Software Deployment
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) VLAN
2 5 (71.43%) Marketing
2 5 (71.43%) SCCM
2 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 5 (71.43%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (71.43%) VLE
2 5 (71.43%) Multimedia
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) VB
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Apache
2 5 (71.43%) LDAP
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) SSL
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Mac OS X

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in St Helens by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
1 5 (71.43%) SSL
1 5 (71.43%) Intranet
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (71.43%) VLAN
1 5 (71.43%) LDAP
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (71.43%) Multimedia
1 5 (71.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) ICT Technician
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Technician
2 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) WinForms
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) LINQ
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
1 5 (71.43%) VLE
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Mac OS X
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Software Deployment
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Android Development
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PHP
1 5 (71.43%) VB
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Telerik
St. Helens, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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