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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 94 114 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 18.40% 22.44% 16.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.60% 74.03% 60.40%
Number of salaries quoted 87 87 54
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,650 £19,500 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
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
126 154 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 24.66% 30.31% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 115 121 92
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -19.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 2 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Warrington

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 117 (62.57%) Microsoft
2 70 (37.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 63 (33.69%) SQL
4 57 (30.48%) MS Excel
5 56 (29.95%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (29.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 54 (28.88%) VMware
6 54 (28.88%) .NET
7 49 (26.20%) Active Directory
7 49 (26.20%) C#
8 47 (25.13%) MS Exchange
9 46 (24.60%) SQL Server
9 46 (24.60%) ASP.NET
9 46 (24.60%) MVC
10 45 (24.06%) Windows 7
11 42 (22.46%) TDD
12 39 (20.86%) Scrum
12 39 (20.86%) Continuous Integration
13 38 (20.32%) .NET Framework
13 38 (20.32%) DNS
14 37 (19.79%) ASP.NET MVC
15 36 (19.25%) Microsoft Certification
15 36 (19.25%) Finance
16 35 (18.72%) MS Office
16 35 (18.72%) VB.NET
17 33 (17.65%) DHCP
17 33 (17.65%) Computer Science
17 33 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
18 32 (17.11%) MSTest
18 32 (17.11%) TCP/IP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 47 (25.13%) MS Exchange
2 23 (12.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 22 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (6.42%) SharePoint
5 9 (4.81%) IIS
6 7 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (2.14%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.60%) Lync
9 3 (1.60%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (1.60%) Oracle 9iAS
10 2 (1.07%) Apache
10 2 (1.07%) WordPress
Applications
1 57 (30.48%) MS Excel
2 35 (18.72%) MS Office
3 3 (1.60%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 4 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.60%) Primavera
3 2 (1.07%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (1.07%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.67%) Office 365
3 3 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (20.32%) DNS
2 33 (17.65%) DHCP
3 32 (17.11%) TCP/IP
4 27 (14.44%) VPN
5 25 (13.37%) Internet
6 21 (11.23%) Firewall
7 17 (9.09%) WAN
7 17 (9.09%) LAN
8 9 (4.81%) VoIP
8 9 (4.81%) Wireless
9 6 (3.21%) SSL
10 5 (2.67%) SAN
11 4 (2.14%) 802.11
11 4 (2.14%) MPLS
11 4 (2.14%) TACACS
11 4 (2.14%) ATM
11 4 (2.14%) SNMP
11 4 (2.14%) Ethernet
11 4 (2.14%) IPsec
11 4 (2.14%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (24.60%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.28%) MySQL
3 8 (4.28%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.67%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.60%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.60%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.07%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.53%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (17.11%) MSTest
2 25 (13.37%) Rhino Mocks
2 25 (13.37%) Moq
2 25 (13.37%) NUnit
3 23 (12.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (9.63%) Visual Studio
5 10 (5.35%) MSI
6 1 (0.53%) Selenium
General
1 36 (19.25%) Finance
2 5 (2.67%) Electronics
2 5 (2.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.60%) Marketing
4 2 (1.07%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.07%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (28.34%) Developer
2 44 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 25 (13.37%) Junior Developer
3 25 (13.37%) Analyst
3 25 (13.37%) Graduate
3 25 (13.37%) Junior
3 25 (13.37%) Junior .NET Developer
3 25 (13.37%) Graduate Developer
3 25 (13.37%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 20 (10.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (8.56%) Administrator
6 14 (7.49%) 1st Line Support
6 14 (7.49%) Support Engineer
6 14 (7.49%) IT Support
7 13 (6.95%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 12 (6.42%) ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (5.88%) C# Developer
9 11 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
9 11 (5.88%) Software Engineer
9 11 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (28.88%) .NET
2 46 (24.60%) ASP.NET
3 38 (20.32%) .NET Framework
4 37 (19.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 28 (14.97%) WinForms
5 28 (14.97%) WCF
5 28 (14.97%) WPF
6 25 (13.37%) Spring.NET
6 25 (13.37%) Castle Windsor
6 25 (13.37%) Ninject
6 25 (13.37%) Unity DI Container
7 18 (9.63%) HTML
8 17 (9.09%) CSS
8 17 (9.09%) LINQ
8 17 (9.09%) RESTful
9 15 (8.02%) Ajax
9 15 (8.02%) jQuery
9 15 (8.02%) Web Services
10 12 (6.42%) Entity Framework
10 12 (6.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 25 (13.37%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (4.81%) Blackberry
4 7 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.67%) Tandem
5 5 (2.67%) Life Science
6 4 (2.14%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.14%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.14%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.14%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.60%) Replication
7 3 (1.60%) Clustering
7 3 (1.60%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.07%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 70 (37.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 56 (29.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 45 (24.06%) Windows 7
4 21 (11.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (8.56%) UNIX
6 15 (8.02%) Linux
7 11 (5.88%) Windows XP
8 9 (4.81%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.67%) Windows CE
10 3 (1.60%) FreeBSD
11 2 (1.07%) Solaris
11 2 (1.07%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.07%) Android
11 2 (1.07%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (29.95%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (24.60%) MVC
3 42 (22.46%) TDD
4 39 (20.86%) Scrum
4 39 (20.86%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (14.97%) MVVM
6 25 (13.37%) Web Application Development
6 25 (13.37%) Kanban
6 25 (13.37%) Dependency Injection
7 24 (12.83%) SDLC
8 23 (12.30%) OO
9 21 (11.23%) ITIL
10 16 (8.56%) Service Delivery
11 15 (8.02%) Unit Testing
12 13 (6.95%) Mentoring
13 12 (6.42%) Patch Management
13 12 (6.42%) Software Engineering
14 11 (5.88%) Service Management
15 10 (5.35%) Project Management
15 10 (5.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 63 (33.69%) SQL
2 49 (26.20%) C#
3 35 (18.72%) VB.NET
4 31 (16.58%) VB
5 16 (8.56%) JavaScript
5 16 (8.56%) T-SQL
6 10 (5.35%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.21%) C++
8 5 (2.67%) VBScript
8 5 (2.67%) C
8 5 (2.67%) Embedded C
8 5 (2.67%) Embedded C++
9 4 (2.14%) Java
10 3 (1.60%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.60%) Prolog
11 2 (1.07%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 2 (1.07%) PHP
12 1 (0.53%) VB6
Qualifications
1 36 (19.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (16.04%) MCSA
3 28 (14.97%) MCSE
4 27 (14.44%) MCITP
4 27 (14.44%) Degree
5 23 (12.30%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (12.30%) MCP
6 20 (10.70%) MCTS
7 19 (10.16%) CCNA
8 9 (4.81%) HND
8 9 (4.81%) Security Cleared
9 7 (3.74%) CCDP
9 7 (3.74%) ISEB
9 7 (3.74%) CCIE
9 7 (3.74%) CCENT
10 6 (3.21%) CCNP
11 5 (2.67%) HNC
12 3 (1.60%) OCP
12 3 (1.60%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (1.07%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.88%) SLA
2 6 (3.21%) QA
3 5 (2.67%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (26.20%) Active Directory
2 33 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (13.37%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.88%) XenApp
5 6 (3.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (2.67%) XenDesktop
7 4 (2.14%) VMware Server
7 4 (2.14%) XenServer
8 3 (1.60%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.07%) Snort
Systems Management
1 20 (10.70%) SCCM
2 10 (5.35%) Backup Exec
3 7 (3.74%) SCOM
3 7 (3.74%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.53%) Puppet
4 1 (0.53%) logstash
4 1 (0.53%) Graylog
4 1 (0.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 117 (62.57%) Microsoft
2 54 (28.88%) VMware
3 32 (17.11%) Cisco
4 29 (15.51%) Citrix
5 7 (3.74%) NetApp
6 6 (3.21%) Oracle
7 5 (2.67%) Business Objects
7 5 (2.67%) HP
7 5 (2.67%) Dell
7 5 (2.67%) Avaya
8 3 (1.60%) CommVault
8 3 (1.60%) Toshiba
8 3 (1.60%) BT
9 2 (1.07%) Mitel
9 2 (1.07%) WatchGuard
9 2 (1.07%) Juniper
9 2 (1.07%) Splunk
9 2 (1.07%) LogRhythm
10 1 (0.53%) Progress
10 1 (0.53%) F5
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