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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 100 125 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 20.28% 24.27% 18.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.19% 81.17% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 87 108 56
Average salary £32,500 £29,750 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.24% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £19,500 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
133 154 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 26.98% 29.90% 31.34%
Number of salaries quoted 116 132 97
Average salary £33,750 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Warrington

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 114 (61.62%) Microsoft
2 61 (32.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 58 (31.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 58 (31.35%) SQL
4 57 (30.81%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (28.65%) MS Excel
6 51 (27.57%) .NET
6 51 (27.57%) VMware
7 49 (26.49%) Active Directory
8 46 (24.86%) C#
9 45 (24.32%) ASP.NET
10 44 (23.78%) SQL Server
10 44 (23.78%) MVC
10 44 (23.78%) Windows 7
11 41 (22.16%) TDD
12 40 (21.62%) MS Exchange
13 38 (20.54%) .NET Framework
13 38 (20.54%) Continuous Integration
14 37 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 37 (20.00%) Scrum
15 36 (19.46%) DNS
16 35 (18.92%) Finance
16 35 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
17 33 (17.84%) Cisco
17 33 (17.84%) MS Office
18 32 (17.30%) VB.NET
18 32 (17.30%) Microsoft Certification
18 32 (17.30%) MSTest
19 31 (16.76%) Computer Science
20 30 (16.22%) DHCP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (21.62%) MS Exchange
2 23 (12.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 21 (11.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (6.49%) SharePoint
5 9 (4.86%) IIS
6 6 (3.24%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.70%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.62%) Lync
9 3 (1.62%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (1.62%) Oracle 9iAS
10 2 (1.08%) Apache
10 2 (1.08%) WordPress
11 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.54%) JBoss
Applications
1 53 (28.65%) MS Excel
2 33 (17.84%) MS Office
3 3 (1.62%) ProjectWise
4 1 (0.54%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.54%) RoboHelp
4 1 (0.54%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.62%) Primavera
3 2 (1.08%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.70%) Office 365
3 3 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (19.46%) DNS
2 30 (16.22%) DHCP
3 27 (14.59%) TCP/IP
4 25 (13.51%) Internet
5 24 (12.97%) VPN
6 21 (11.35%) Firewall
7 17 (9.19%) WAN
7 17 (9.19%) LAN
8 12 (6.49%) Wireless
9 10 (5.41%) VoIP
10 8 (4.32%) SSL
11 6 (3.24%) 802.11
11 6 (3.24%) MPLS
11 6 (3.24%) TACACS
11 6 (3.24%) SNMP
11 6 (3.24%) Ethernet
11 6 (3.24%) IPsec
11 6 (3.24%) IP Telephony
11 6 (3.24%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (3.24%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (23.78%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.78%) MySQL
5 5 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (2.70%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.62%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.62%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.62%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.08%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.54%) Redis
8 1 (0.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 32 (17.30%) MSTest
2 25 (13.51%) Rhino Mocks
2 25 (13.51%) Moq
2 25 (13.51%) NUnit
3 23 (12.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (8.11%) Visual Studio
5 12 (6.49%) MSI
6 1 (0.54%) Ant
General
1 35 (18.92%) Finance
2 7 (3.78%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.16%) Electronics
3 4 (2.16%) Marketing
4 3 (1.62%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.54%) Advertising
5 1 (0.54%) Banking
5 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (27.57%) Developer
2 42 (22.70%) .NET Developer
3 26 (14.05%) Junior
4 25 (13.51%) Graduate
4 25 (13.51%) Junior Developer
4 25 (13.51%) Junior .NET Developer
4 25 (13.51%) Graduate Developer
4 25 (13.51%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 23 (12.43%) Analyst
6 22 (11.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (9.19%) IT Support
8 16 (8.65%) Administrator
9 13 (7.03%) Support Engineer
10 11 (5.95%) 1st Line Support
10 11 (5.95%) C# Developer
10 11 (5.95%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (5.95%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 11 (5.95%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (27.57%) .NET
2 45 (24.32%) ASP.NET
3 38 (20.54%) .NET Framework
4 37 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 28 (15.14%) WCF
5 28 (15.14%) WPF
5 28 (15.14%) WinForms
6 25 (13.51%) Spring.NET
6 25 (13.51%) Unity DI Container
6 25 (13.51%) Castle Windsor
6 25 (13.51%) Ninject
7 17 (9.19%) CSS
7 17 (9.19%) HTML
8 16 (8.65%) RESTful
9 15 (8.11%) LINQ
9 15 (8.11%) jQuery
9 15 (8.11%) Web Services
10 14 (7.57%) Ajax
11 12 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 12 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.76%) Computer Science
2 25 (13.51%) Inversion of Control
3 11 (5.95%) Blackberry
4 7 (3.78%) Life Science
5 6 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.70%) Tandem
7 4 (2.16%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.16%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.16%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.62%) Replication
8 3 (1.62%) Clustering
8 3 (1.62%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.62%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.62%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.08%) User Experience
9 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.54%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 61 (32.97%) Windows Server 2008
2 58 (31.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 44 (23.78%) Windows 7
4 17 (9.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (8.11%) UNIX
6 11 (5.95%) Linux
7 10 (5.41%) Windows XP
8 9 (4.86%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.16%) Windows CE
9 4 (2.16%) FreeBSD
10 2 (1.08%) Solaris
10 2 (1.08%) Android
10 2 (1.08%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (30.81%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (23.78%) MVC
3 41 (22.16%) TDD
4 38 (20.54%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (20.00%) Scrum
6 28 (15.14%) MVVM
7 25 (13.51%) Kanban
7 25 (13.51%) Dependency Injection
7 25 (13.51%) Web Application Development
7 25 (13.51%) SDLC
8 22 (11.89%) ITIL
9 19 (10.27%) OO
10 15 (8.11%) Service Management
10 15 (8.11%) Service Delivery
11 14 (7.57%) Unit Testing
11 14 (7.57%) Patch Management
12 13 (7.03%) Mentoring
13 11 (5.95%) Project Management
13 11 (5.95%) Software Engineering
14 10 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 58 (31.35%) SQL
2 46 (24.86%) C#
3 32 (17.30%) VB.NET
4 29 (15.68%) VB
5 15 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 15 (8.11%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.78%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.70%) C++
7 5 (2.70%) Java
8 4 (2.16%) VBScript
8 4 (2.16%) C
8 4 (2.16%) Embedded C
8 4 (2.16%) Embedded C++
9 3 (1.62%) Prolog
9 3 (1.62%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.08%) PHP
10 2 (1.08%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.54%) RPG
Qualifications
1 32 (17.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (14.05%) MCSA
2 26 (14.05%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (13.51%) MCSE
4 24 (12.97%) MCITP
4 24 (12.97%) Degree
5 21 (11.35%) MCTS
6 20 (10.81%) MCP
6 20 (10.81%) CCNA
7 11 (5.95%) Security Cleared
8 8 (4.32%) HND
8 8 (4.32%) CCNP
9 7 (3.78%) CCIE
9 7 (3.78%) CCDP
9 7 (3.78%) ISEB
9 7 (3.78%) CCENT
10 4 (2.16%) HNC
11 3 (1.62%) OCP
11 3 (1.62%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.54%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.41%) SLA
2 5 (2.70%) QA
3 4 (2.16%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (26.49%) Active Directory
2 35 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (13.51%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.86%) XenApp
5 5 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (2.16%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.16%) XenServer
6 4 (2.16%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.62%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (10.27%) SCCM
2 9 (4.86%) Backup Exec
3 7 (3.78%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (2.16%) SCOM
5 1 (0.54%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.54%) Puppet
5 1 (0.54%) logstash
5 1 (0.54%) Graylog
Vendors
1 114 (61.62%) Microsoft
2 51 (27.57%) VMware
3 33 (17.84%) Cisco
4 27 (14.59%) Citrix
5 7 (3.78%) Oracle
6 6 (3.24%) HP
7 5 (2.70%) Dell
8 4 (2.16%) NetApp
9 3 (1.62%) Toshiba
9 3 (1.62%) BT
9 3 (1.62%) Avaya
9 3 (1.62%) CommVault
10 2 (1.08%) Mitel
10 2 (1.08%) WatchGuard
11 1 (0.54%) F5
11 1 (0.54%) LogRhythm
11 1 (0.54%) Google
11 1 (0.54%) Progress
11 1 (0.54%) Adobe
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