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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 125 72 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 27.59% 20.40% 28.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.62% 56.69% 91.08%
Number of salaries quoted 104 51 109
Average salary £30,500 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.77% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £49,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
146 127 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 32.23% 35.98% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 125 101 122
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 30 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Warrington

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 (45.38%) Microsoft
2 85 (35.71%) C#
2 85 (35.71%) SQL
3 84 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (34.45%) .NET
5 72 (30.25%) Windows 7
6 69 (28.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 61 (25.63%) VMware
8 57 (23.95%) SQL Server
8 57 (23.95%) MS Excel
9 56 (23.53%) Finance
10 55 (23.11%) Active Directory
11 54 (22.69%) Continuous Integration
11 54 (22.69%) Hyper-V
12 53 (22.27%) MSTest
12 53 (22.27%) TDD
13 52 (21.85%) Windows Server 2003
14 51 (21.43%) ASP.NET
15 50 (21.01%) WinForms
16 49 (20.59%) MS Exchange
17 47 (19.75%) TCP/IP
17 47 (19.75%) Citrix
18 46 (19.33%) Microsoft Certification
19 45 (18.91%) Scrum
19 45 (18.91%) NUnit
19 45 (18.91%) WPF
19 45 (18.91%) Dependency Injection
19 45 (18.91%) Inversion of Control
19 45 (18.91%) Spring.NET
19 45 (18.91%) Kanban

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 49 (20.59%) MS Exchange
2 25 (10.50%) IIS
3 23 (9.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (3.36%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.52%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.52%) Lync
7 5 (2.10%) nginx
7 5 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (2.10%) Apache
8 4 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.42%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 57 (23.95%) MS Excel
2 42 (17.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.52%) Office 365
3 2 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (19.75%) TCP/IP
2 29 (12.18%) VPN
2 29 (12.18%) Internet
3 22 (9.24%) DNS
4 19 (7.98%) WAN
4 19 (7.98%) DHCP
5 17 (7.14%) LAN
6 13 (5.46%) SAN
7 10 (4.20%) Network Security
8 7 (2.94%) iSCSI
9 6 (2.52%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (2.10%) Firewall
11 4 (1.68%) HTTP
11 4 (1.68%) HTTPS
11 4 (1.68%) SSL
12 2 (0.84%) VoIP
13 1 (0.42%) SMTP
13 1 (0.42%) TACACS
13 1 (0.42%) NAS
13 1 (0.42%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (23.95%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.82%) MySQL
3 11 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.84%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.84%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 53 (22.27%) MSTest
2 45 (18.91%) Rhino Mocks
2 45 (18.91%) Moq
2 45 (18.91%) NUnit
3 29 (12.18%) Visual Studio
4 20 (8.40%) QuickTest Pro
5 14 (5.88%) LoadRunner
6 9 (3.78%) SilkPerformer
6 9 (3.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.42%) Selenium
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 56 (23.53%) Finance
2 31 (13.03%) Retail
3 17 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.10%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 83 (34.87%) Developer
2 63 (26.47%) .NET Developer
3 45 (18.91%) Analyst
4 30 (12.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 28 (11.76%) Junior
6 27 (11.34%) Junior Developer
7 26 (10.92%) Junior .NET Developer
8 25 (10.50%) Graduate Developer
8 25 (10.50%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 25 (10.50%) Graduate
9 22 (9.24%) Support Engineer
10 20 (8.40%) IT Support
11 19 (7.98%) Support Analyst
12 16 (6.72%) ASP.NET Developer
13 15 (6.30%) 1st Line Support
13 15 (6.30%) Test Analyst
13 15 (6.30%) Web Developer
14 14 (5.88%) Consultant
15 11 (4.62%) IT Support Engineer
16 9 (3.78%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (34.45%) .NET
2 51 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 50 (21.01%) WinForms
4 45 (18.91%) WPF
4 45 (18.91%) Spring.NET
4 45 (18.91%) Castle Windsor
4 45 (18.91%) Ninject
4 45 (18.91%) Unity DI Container
5 34 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 33 (13.87%) Web Services
7 28 (11.76%) CSS
7 28 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (11.76%) HTML
8 25 (10.50%) WCF
9 23 (9.66%) LINQ
9 23 (9.66%) jQuery
10 22 (9.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 20 (8.40%) Razor View Engine
12 16 (6.72%) Ajax
12 16 (6.72%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (18.91%) Inversion of Control
2 38 (15.97%) Computer Science
3 31 (13.03%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (7.56%) Social Network
5 15 (6.30%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (4.20%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.36%) Open Source
7 8 (3.36%) Data Structures
7 8 (3.36%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.94%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.10%) User Experience
10 4 (1.68%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.68%) Fat Client
11 3 (1.26%) iPhone
11 3 (1.26%) Social Media
12 1 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 72 (30.25%) Windows 7
2 69 (28.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (21.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 43 (18.07%) Linux
5 42 (17.65%) Windows XP
6 39 (16.39%) UNIX
7 34 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (7.14%) Apple iOS
9 16 (6.72%) Android
10 13 (5.46%) Windows 8
11 7 (2.94%) Windows Phone 8
11 7 (2.94%) Windows Phone
12 3 (1.26%) Solaris
12 3 (1.26%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.84%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.42%) AIX
14 1 (0.42%) CentOS
14 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (22.69%) Continuous Integration
3 53 (22.27%) TDD
4 45 (18.91%) Scrum
4 45 (18.91%) Kanban
4 45 (18.91%) Dependency Injection
4 45 (18.91%) MVVM
5 43 (18.07%) MVC
6 25 (10.50%) Test Scripting
6 25 (10.50%) Web Application Development
7 18 (7.56%) OO
8 17 (7.14%) OOP
9 13 (5.46%) Migration
9 13 (5.46%) Software Engineering
10 12 (5.04%) ITIL
11 10 (4.20%) Service Management
11 10 (4.20%) Software Testing
11 10 (4.20%) Test Management
12 9 (3.78%) Test Automation
12 9 (3.78%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (35.71%) C#
1 85 (35.71%) SQL
2 43 (18.07%) VB.NET
3 35 (14.71%) VB
4 23 (9.66%) JavaScript
5 17 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 13 (5.46%) C++
7 11 (4.62%) C
7 11 (4.62%) T-SQL
8 10 (4.20%) VBScript
8 10 (4.20%) Java
9 1 (0.42%) VB6
Qualifications
1 46 (19.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (13.03%) MCSA
3 30 (12.61%) MCP
4 29 (12.18%) MCSE
5 28 (11.76%) MCTS
6 25 (10.50%) Security Cleared
7 23 (9.66%) Degree
7 23 (9.66%) ISEB
8 22 (9.24%) SC Cleared
9 20 (8.40%) MCITP
10 15 (6.30%) ISTQB
11 7 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (1.26%) DV Cleared
12 3 (1.26%) CISSP
12 3 (1.26%) CEH
12 3 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.84%) SSCP
13 2 (0.84%) MCDST
13 2 (0.84%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (12.18%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 55 (23.11%) Active Directory
2 54 (22.69%) Hyper-V
3 37 (15.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (12.18%) XenApp
5 26 (10.92%) XenDesktop
6 10 (4.20%) VMware ESX
7 7 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (2.94%) vSphere
8 4 (1.68%) Snort
9 2 (0.84%) XenServer
9 2 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.42%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.42%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (10.08%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (1.68%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (1.68%) Nessus
4 3 (1.26%) SCCM
4 3 (1.26%) SCOM
5 2 (0.84%) WSUS
6 1 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.42%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 108 (45.38%) Microsoft
2 61 (25.63%) VMware
3 47 (19.75%) Citrix
4 18 (7.56%) Facebook
4 18 (7.56%) Twitter
5 17 (7.14%) Cisco
6 15 (6.30%) Fujitsu
7 9 (3.78%) AppSense
7 9 (3.78%) Oracle
7 9 (3.78%) HP
8 8 (3.36%) Symantec
9 7 (2.94%) Telerik
10 6 (2.52%) Blue Coat
10 6 (2.52%) IronPort
10 6 (2.52%) Websense
10 6 (2.52%) McAfee
10 6 (2.52%) CheckPoint
11 5 (2.10%) Epicor
12 4 (1.68%) NetApp
12 4 (1.68%) Juniper
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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AppSense
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
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