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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 90 110 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 24.32% 23.81% 22.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 87.38% 88.71% 76.74%
Number of salaries quoted 71 92 90
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
103 124 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 27.84% 26.84% 29.66%
Number of salaries quoted 81 106 98
Average salary £31,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.72% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 9 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Warrington

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 96 (47.29%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (37.93%) .NET
3 69 (33.99%) SQL Server
4 68 (33.50%) MS Excel
5 67 (33.00%) SQL
6 65 (32.02%) VMware
7 61 (30.05%) Active Directory
8 58 (28.57%) MSTest
8 58 (28.57%) Windows Server
9 57 (28.08%) Microsoft
10 55 (27.09%) VMware Infrastructure
11 53 (26.11%) C#
12 52 (25.62%) Scrum
13 48 (23.65%) Continuous Integration
14 42 (20.69%) Hyper-V
15 39 (19.21%) Team Foundation Server
15 39 (19.21%) TDD
16 37 (18.23%) Citrix
17 36 (17.73%) MS Office
18 35 (17.24%) MS Exchange
18 35 (17.24%) TCP/IP
18 35 (17.24%) DNS
18 35 (17.24%) WinForms
18 35 (17.24%) WPF
18 35 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
19 33 (16.26%) Windows Server 2008
19 33 (16.26%) MVVM
19 33 (16.26%) Software Testing
19 33 (16.26%) DHCP
20 32 (15.76%) Cisco

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 35 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 31 (15.27%) BizTalk Server
3 24 (11.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (5.91%) IIS
6 10 (4.93%) CMS
7 8 (3.94%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.48%) NetWeaver
8 3 (1.48%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.99%) WordPress
10 1 (0.49%) Confluence
10 1 (0.49%) Mule
10 1 (0.49%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.49%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 68 (33.50%) MS Excel
2 36 (17.73%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.49%) FrameMaker
3 1 (0.49%) RoboHelp
3 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.48%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.48%) Office 365
2 1 (0.49%) Linode
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (17.24%) DNS
1 35 (17.24%) TCP/IP
2 33 (16.26%) DHCP
3 30 (14.78%) VPN
4 23 (11.33%) Internet
5 13 (6.40%) Firewall
6 9 (4.43%) LAN
6 9 (4.43%) VoIP
7 7 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (3.45%) SAN
7 7 (3.45%) tcpdump
7 7 (3.45%) WAN
7 7 (3.45%) Wireshark
8 6 (2.96%) VLAN
9 5 (2.46%) DMZ
9 5 (2.46%) Wireless
10 4 (1.97%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.97%) iSCSI
11 3 (1.48%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.99%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (33.99%) SQL Server
2 32 (15.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (15.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (8.37%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (5.42%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.97%) DB2
7 4 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.48%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.48%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.99%) MySQL
10 1 (0.49%) Big Data
10 1 (0.49%) Informix
10 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 58 (28.57%) MSTest
2 39 (19.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (15.76%) Moq
3 32 (15.76%) NUnit
3 32 (15.76%) Rhino Mocks
4 26 (12.81%) HP UFT
5 15 (7.39%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.49%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.49%) JIRA
General
1 22 (10.84%) Finance
2 11 (5.42%) Electronics
3 6 (2.96%) Legal
4 5 (2.46%) Advertising
5 4 (1.97%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.99%) French Language
6 2 (0.99%) Marketing
7 1 (0.49%) Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Law
7 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (27.59%) Developer
2 55 (27.09%) Analyst
3 37 (18.23%) .NET Developer
4 34 (16.75%) IT Support
5 33 (16.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 32 (15.76%) SQL Analyst
7 31 (15.27%) IT Engineer
8 30 (14.78%) Support Engineer
9 29 (14.29%) Test Analyst
10 27 (13.30%) IT Support Engineer
10 27 (13.30%) Senior Analyst
10 27 (13.30%) Web Analyst
10 27 (13.30%) Web Test Analyst
11 26 (12.81%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 26 (12.81%) Senior Test Analyst
11 26 (12.81%) Senior Web Analyst
12 23 (11.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 22 (10.84%) Junior
13 22 (10.84%) Service Analyst
14 21 (10.34%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (37.93%) .NET
2 35 (17.24%) WinForms
2 35 (17.24%) WPF
3 32 (15.76%) Castle Windsor
3 32 (15.76%) Ninject
3 32 (15.76%) Spring.NET
3 32 (15.76%) Unity DI Container
4 29 (14.29%) XML
5 28 (13.79%) ASP.NET
6 26 (12.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (11.82%) .NET Framework
8 23 (11.33%) Web Services
9 21 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 21 (10.34%) WCF
10 10 (4.93%) HTML
11 8 (3.94%) CSS
12 5 (2.46%) Entity Framework
12 5 (2.46%) REST
12 5 (2.46%) RESTful
13 4 (1.97%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.76%) Inversion of Control
2 27 (13.30%) Computer Science
3 25 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (6.40%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (5.91%) User Experience
6 11 (5.42%) Social Network
7 10 (4.93%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (4.93%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.96%) Client/Server
8 6 (2.96%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (1.97%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.97%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.48%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.48%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.48%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.48%) EqualLogic
10 3 (1.48%) Life Science
10 3 (1.48%) Tandem
11 1 (0.49%) EMC VMAX
11 1 (0.49%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 58 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 35 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 33 (16.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (15.27%) Linux
5 28 (13.79%) Windows 7
6 23 (11.33%) Windows XP
7 11 (5.42%) Windows CE
8 10 (4.93%) Embedded Linux
9 8 (3.94%) Mac OS X
9 8 (3.94%) Unix
10 4 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.99%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.49%) CentOS
12 1 (0.49%) Solaris
12 1 (0.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (47.29%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (25.62%) Scrum
3 48 (23.65%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (19.21%) TDD
5 33 (16.26%) MVVM
5 33 (16.26%) Software Testing
6 32 (15.76%) Dependency Injection
6 32 (15.76%) Kanban
7 28 (13.79%) ETL
7 28 (13.79%) Performance Testing
8 27 (13.30%) MVC
8 27 (13.30%) Validation
9 26 (12.81%) Defect Management
10 24 (11.82%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (10.34%) Software Engineering
11 21 (10.34%) Web Application Development
12 14 (6.90%) OO
12 14 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
12 14 (6.90%) Test Scripting
13 12 (5.91%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (33.00%) SQL
2 53 (26.11%) C#
3 23 (11.33%) VB
3 23 (11.33%) VB.NET
4 22 (10.84%) Java
5 18 (8.87%) C++
6 16 (7.88%) C
7 11 (5.42%) Embedded C
8 10 (4.93%) JavaScript
8 10 (4.93%) T-SQL
9 9 (4.43%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.96%) PHP
11 4 (1.97%) VBScript
12 3 (1.48%) ABAP
13 1 (0.49%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 32 (15.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (14.78%) MCSE
3 29 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (13.79%) ISEB
5 25 (12.32%) CCNA
5 25 (12.32%) Degree
6 24 (11.82%) MCSA
7 23 (11.33%) MCP
8 22 (10.84%) MCITP
8 22 (10.84%) MCTS
9 12 (5.91%) HND
10 11 (5.42%) HNC
11 8 (3.94%) CCA
11 8 (3.94%) Citrix Certification
12 7 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.48%) CCNP
13 3 (1.48%) Security Cleared
14 2 (0.99%) EnCE
14 2 (0.99%) GREM
14 2 (0.99%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.91%) QA
2 11 (5.42%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.48%) SLA
4 2 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (30.05%) Active Directory
2 55 (27.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (20.69%) Hyper-V
4 14 (6.90%) XenApp
5 10 (4.93%) XenDesktop
6 8 (3.94%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (3.45%) Snort
8 6 (2.96%) vSphere
9 5 (2.46%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.48%) Xen
11 2 (0.99%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 27 (13.30%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.96%) EnCase
3 2 (0.99%) SCCM
4 1 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (32.02%) VMware
2 57 (28.08%) Microsoft
3 37 (18.23%) Citrix
4 32 (15.76%) Cisco
5 11 (5.42%) Facebook
5 11 (5.42%) Twitter
6 9 (4.43%) Oracle
7 6 (2.96%) NetWitness
8 4 (1.97%) Adobe
8 4 (1.97%) IBM
8 4 (1.97%) Intel
9 3 (1.48%) NetApp
9 3 (1.48%) SAP
10 2 (0.99%) AlienVault
10 2 (0.99%) F5
10 2 (0.99%) LogRhythm
10 2 (0.99%) Splunk
11 1 (0.49%) 3PAR
11 1 (0.49%) Pega
11 1 (0.49%) Tumbleweed
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