The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 110 136 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 21.36% 26.82% 18.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.86% 87.74% 54.39%
Number of salaries quoted 95 113 48
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £19,600 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,500 £42,650
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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 Warrington region.

Operating Systems Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
145 155 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 28.16% 30.57% 33.83%
Number of salaries quoted 126 131 96
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,100 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,700 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Windows
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Windows Salary Trend in Warrington

Windows
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Warrington

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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.

1 108 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 60 (31.25%) SQL
3 59 (30.73%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (29.17%) MS Excel
5 55 (28.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 54 (28.13%) .NET
7 53 (27.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 51 (26.56%) SQL Server
9 50 (26.04%) VMware
10 49 (25.52%) Windows 7
11 45 (23.44%) Active Directory
12 43 (22.40%) ASP.NET
13 41 (21.35%) C#
14 40 (20.83%) MS Exchange
15 39 (20.31%) VMware Infrastructure
16 38 (19.79%) MVC
16 38 (19.79%) TDD
17 35 (18.23%) .NET Framework
17 35 (18.23%) MSTest
18 34 (17.71%) ASP.NET MVC
18 34 (17.71%) Continuous Integration
18 34 (17.71%) Finance
18 34 (17.71%) DNS
19 33 (17.19%) Scrum
20 31 (16.15%) VB.NET
21 30 (15.63%) MS Office
21 30 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
21 30 (15.63%) Computer Science
22 29 (15.10%) WPF
22 29 (15.10%) Team Foundation Server

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 40 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 22 (11.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (10.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (7.81%) SharePoint
5 14 (7.29%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (7.29%) IIS
6 5 (2.60%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.08%) Lync
8 3 (1.56%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (1.56%) Oracle 9iAS
9 2 (1.04%) CMS
9 2 (1.04%) Apache
9 2 (1.04%) WordPress
10 1 (0.52%) Mule
10 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.52%) JBoss
Applications
1 56 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 30 (15.63%) MS Office
3 3 (1.56%) Acrobat
3 3 (1.56%) RoboHelp
3 3 (1.56%) FrameMaker
3 3 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.56%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 4 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.56%) Primavera
3 2 (1.04%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (1.04%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.60%) Office 365
2 3 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (17.71%) DNS
2 28 (14.58%) DHCP
3 25 (13.02%) Firewall
4 24 (12.50%) Internet
5 22 (11.46%) TCP/IP
6 21 (10.94%) VPN
7 14 (7.29%) LAN
7 14 (7.29%) WAN
7 14 (7.29%) Wireless
8 10 (5.21%) VoIP
8 10 (5.21%) SSL
9 8 (4.17%) 802.11
9 8 (4.17%) MPLS
9 8 (4.17%) TACACS
9 8 (4.17%) Ethernet
9 8 (4.17%) SNMP
9 8 (4.17%) IPsec
9 8 (4.17%) IP Telephony
9 8 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (4.17%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (26.56%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.60%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.60%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (2.08%) MySQL
7 3 (1.56%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.04%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.04%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.52%) DB2
9 1 (0.52%) Informix
9 1 (0.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 35 (18.23%) MSTest
2 29 (15.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (12.50%) NUnit
3 24 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
3 24 (12.50%) Moq
4 14 (7.29%) MSI
5 11 (5.73%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.08%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.52%) Ant
7 1 (0.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.52%) Axure RP
General
1 34 (17.71%) Finance
2 11 (5.73%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.60%) Marketing
4 3 (1.56%) Electronics
4 3 (1.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.04%) Advertising
5 2 (1.04%) Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (24.48%) Developer
2 39 (20.31%) .NET Developer
3 33 (17.19%) Analyst
4 27 (14.06%) Junior
5 24 (12.50%) Graduate
5 24 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 24 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
5 24 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
5 24 (12.50%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 22 (11.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 20 (10.42%) IT Support
8 16 (8.33%) Administrator
9 15 (7.81%) Support Engineer
10 13 (6.77%) IT Support Engineer
11 11 (5.73%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 11 (5.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (4.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 9 (4.69%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (4.69%) Product Manager
12 9 (4.69%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (28.13%) .NET
2 43 (22.40%) ASP.NET
3 35 (18.23%) .NET Framework
4 34 (17.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (15.10%) WPF
5 29 (15.10%) WinForms
6 27 (14.06%) WCF
7 24 (12.50%) Spring.NET
7 24 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
7 24 (12.50%) Ninject
7 24 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
8 14 (7.29%) RESTful
8 14 (7.29%) Web Services
9 13 (6.77%) CSS
9 13 (6.77%) HTML
10 11 (5.73%) jQuery
11 10 (5.21%) Ajax
11 10 (5.21%) LINQ
11 10 (5.21%) Modernizr
11 10 (5.21%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 24 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
3 13 (6.77%) Blackberry
4 11 (5.73%) Life Science
5 7 (3.65%) User Experience
6 6 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.08%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.08%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.56%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.56%) Replication
9 3 (1.56%) Clustering
9 3 (1.56%) Tandem
9 3 (1.56%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.04%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.04%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 55 (28.65%) Windows Server 2012
2 53 (27.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (25.52%) Windows 7
4 14 (7.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (6.25%) UNIX
6 11 (5.73%) Windows XP
7 9 (4.69%) Windows 8
8 7 (3.65%) Linux
9 4 (2.08%) FreeBSD
10 3 (1.56%) Windows CE
11 2 (1.04%) Android
11 2 (1.04%) Solaris
11 2 (1.04%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (30.73%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (19.79%) TDD
2 38 (19.79%) MVC
3 34 (17.71%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (17.19%) Scrum
5 27 (14.06%) MVVM
6 24 (12.50%) Kanban
6 24 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
6 24 (12.50%) Web Application Development
6 24 (12.50%) Service Management
6 24 (12.50%) SDLC
7 22 (11.46%) ITIL
8 18 (9.38%) Mentoring
9 16 (8.33%) Patch Management
10 15 (7.81%) OO
11 14 (7.29%) Service Delivery
12 12 (6.25%) Unit Testing
13 11 (5.73%) Root Cause Analysis
13 11 (5.73%) Software Testing
14 9 (4.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 60 (31.25%) SQL
2 41 (21.35%) C#
3 31 (16.15%) VB.NET
4 27 (14.06%) VB
5 13 (6.77%) T-SQL
6 11 (5.73%) JavaScript
7 9 (4.69%) PowerShell
8 7 (3.65%) Java
9 4 (2.08%) VBScript
10 3 (1.56%) Embedded C
10 3 (1.56%) Embedded C++
10 3 (1.56%) Prolog
10 3 (1.56%) C
10 3 (1.56%) C++
10 3 (1.56%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.04%) PHP
11 2 (1.04%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.04%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.52%) RPG
Qualifications
1 30 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (14.58%) Degree
3 25 (13.02%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (12.50%) MCSE
5 23 (11.98%) MCSA
6 21 (10.94%) MCTS
6 21 (10.94%) MCITP
7 17 (8.85%) CCNA
8 16 (8.33%) MCP
9 13 (6.77%) Security Cleared
10 11 (5.73%) ISEB
11 9 (4.69%) HND
11 9 (4.69%) CCNP
12 6 (3.13%) CCDP
12 6 (3.13%) CCIE
12 6 (3.13%) CCENT
13 3 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.56%) HNC
13 3 (1.56%) OCP
13 3 (1.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.69%) SLA
2 5 (2.60%) QA
3 3 (1.56%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (23.44%) Active Directory
2 39 (20.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (14.06%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.60%) XenApp
4 5 (2.60%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.04%) vSphere
8 1 (0.52%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.52%) XenServer
8 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (10.42%) SCCM
2 11 (5.73%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (3.65%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.56%) SCOM
4 3 (1.56%) WSUS
5 2 (1.04%) HP NNM
6 1 (0.52%) Puppet
6 1 (0.52%) logstash
6 1 (0.52%) Graylog
Vendors
1 108 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 50 (26.04%) VMware
3 28 (14.58%) Cisco
4 22 (11.46%) Citrix
5 8 (4.17%) Oracle
6 7 (3.65%) HP
7 5 (2.60%) Dell
8 3 (1.56%) Adobe
8 3 (1.56%) CommVault
8 3 (1.56%) NetApp
9 2 (1.04%) WatchGuard
9 2 (1.04%) Mitel
10 1 (0.52%) Google
10 1 (0.52%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.52%) F5
10 1 (0.52%) LogRhythm
10 1 (0.52%) Sybase
10 1 (0.52%) Juniper
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