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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 114 113 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 24.84% 24.30% 21.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 82.61% 77.40% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 100 97 102
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £54,999 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,600 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -1.11%
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
138 146 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 30.07% 31.40% 26.70%
Number of salaries quoted 123 116 129
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £47,500
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 19 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Warrington

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 100 (41.49%) SQL
2 99 (41.08%) Microsoft
3 96 (39.83%) .NET
4 93 (38.59%) C#
5 81 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
6 66 (27.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 65 (26.97%) Windows 7
7 65 (26.97%) ASP.NET
8 64 (26.56%) VMware
9 58 (24.07%) SQL Server
10 55 (22.82%) VB.NET
10 55 (22.82%) MSTest
11 53 (21.99%) MVC
12 52 (21.58%) Finance
13 51 (21.16%) TDD
14 50 (20.75%) MS Excel
14 50 (20.75%) Citrix
14 50 (20.75%) WinForms
15 49 (20.33%) WPF
15 49 (20.33%) Active Directory
15 49 (20.33%) Continuous Integration
16 46 (19.09%) Windows XP
17 45 (18.67%) Scrum
17 45 (18.67%) Hyper-V
18 44 (18.26%) Rhino Mocks
18 44 (18.26%) Moq
18 44 (18.26%) Inversion of Control
18 44 (18.26%) Spring.NET
18 44 (18.26%) Castle Windsor
18 44 (18.26%) Ninject

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 37 (15.35%) MS Exchange
2 25 (10.37%) IIS
3 23 (9.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (7.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (2.90%) Lync
7 6 (2.49%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.07%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.24%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.83%) JBoss
10 2 (0.83%) Mule
10 2 (0.83%) Confluence
10 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.83%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.83%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 50 (20.75%) MS Excel
2 27 (11.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.90%) Office 365
3 3 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (14.11%) TCP/IP
1 34 (14.11%) VPN
2 32 (13.28%) Internet
3 29 (12.03%) WAN
4 28 (11.62%) DNS
5 27 (11.20%) DHCP
6 23 (9.54%) LAN
7 13 (5.39%) SAN
8 11 (4.56%) iSCSI
9 6 (2.49%) Network Security
9 6 (2.49%) Firewall
10 4 (1.66%) VoIP
11 2 (0.83%) DMZ
11 2 (0.83%) VLAN
12 1 (0.41%) TACACS
12 1 (0.41%) NAS
12 1 (0.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.79%) MySQL
3 14 (5.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.07%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.24%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.24%) Big Data
6 3 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.24%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.83%) DB2
Development Applications
1 55 (22.82%) MSTest
2 44 (18.26%) Rhino Mocks
2 44 (18.26%) Moq
2 44 (18.26%) NUnit
3 39 (16.18%) Visual Studio
4 23 (9.54%) QuickTest Pro
5 15 (6.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (5.81%) LoadRunner
7 9 (3.73%) SilkPerformer
8 5 (2.07%) MSI
9 2 (0.83%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.83%) JIRA
9 2 (0.83%) Ant
10 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.41%) Selenium
General
1 52 (21.58%) Finance
2 14 (5.81%) Retail
3 8 (3.32%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.83%) Electronics
4 2 (0.83%) Billing
4 2 (0.83%) Marketing
5 1 (0.41%) Legal
5 1 (0.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 87 (36.10%) Developer
2 66 (27.39%) .NET Developer
3 45 (18.67%) Analyst
4 30 (12.45%) Junior
5 29 (12.03%) Junior Developer
6 26 (10.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 25 (10.37%) Graduate
7 25 (10.37%) Junior .NET Developer
7 25 (10.37%) Graduate Developer
7 25 (10.37%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 22 (9.13%) Web Developer
9 20 (8.30%) ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (7.47%) Test Analyst
11 15 (6.22%) Support Engineer
12 13 (5.39%) .NET Web Developer
13 12 (4.98%) Support Analyst
14 10 (4.15%) Consultant
15 9 (3.73%) Test Manager
15 9 (3.73%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 9 (3.73%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (39.83%) .NET
2 65 (26.97%) ASP.NET
3 50 (20.75%) WinForms
4 49 (20.33%) WPF
5 44 (18.26%) Spring.NET
5 44 (18.26%) Castle Windsor
5 44 (18.26%) Ninject
5 44 (18.26%) Unity DI Container
6 41 (17.01%) HTML
7 37 (15.35%) CSS
8 36 (14.94%) Web Services
9 34 (14.11%) .NET Framework
10 32 (13.28%) jQuery
11 31 (12.86%) LINQ
12 28 (11.62%) Ajax
12 28 (11.62%) XHTML
13 27 (11.20%) ASP.NET MVC
14 25 (10.37%) WCF
15 24 (9.96%) SOAP
16 8 (3.32%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 44 (18.26%) Inversion of Control
2 37 (15.35%) Computer Science
3 28 (11.62%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (7.88%) Social Network
5 8 (3.32%) Fat Client
5 8 (3.32%) Thin Client
6 7 (2.90%) User Experience
6 7 (2.90%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.66%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.66%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.66%) Open Source
9 3 (1.24%) Social Media
10 2 (0.83%) iPhone
10 2 (0.83%) Life Science
11 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 66 (27.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 65 (26.97%) Windows 7
3 46 (19.09%) Windows XP
4 42 (17.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 42 (17.43%) Linux
5 36 (14.94%) UNIX
6 23 (9.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (7.05%) Windows 8
8 13 (5.39%) Android
8 13 (5.39%) Apple iOS
9 7 (2.90%) Windows Phone 8
9 7 (2.90%) Windows Phone
10 3 (1.24%) Solaris
10 3 (1.24%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.83%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.41%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.41%) AIX
12 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (21.99%) MVC
3 51 (21.16%) TDD
4 49 (20.33%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (18.67%) Scrum
6 44 (18.26%) Dependency Injection
6 44 (18.26%) MVVM
6 44 (18.26%) Kanban
7 25 (10.37%) Web Application Development
7 25 (10.37%) OO
8 23 (9.54%) Test Scripting
9 22 (9.13%) OOP
10 17 (7.05%) Project Management
11 16 (6.64%) Software Engineering
12 13 (5.39%) Software Testing
12 13 (5.39%) ITIL
12 13 (5.39%) Test Management
13 12 (4.98%) Performance Testing
14 11 (4.56%) Test Automation
14 11 (4.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (41.49%) SQL
2 93 (38.59%) C#
3 55 (22.82%) VB.NET
4 41 (17.01%) JavaScript
5 40 (16.60%) VB
6 19 (7.88%) PowerShell
7 12 (4.98%) C++
8 10 (4.15%) C
8 10 (4.15%) T-SQL
9 9 (3.73%) VBScript
9 9 (3.73%) Java
10 4 (1.66%) Assembly Language
11 3 (1.24%) Embedded C++
12 2 (0.83%) VB6
12 2 (0.83%) RPG
13 1 (0.41%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 38 (15.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (12.45%) MCSE
2 30 (12.45%) MCSA
3 27 (11.20%) MCP
4 26 (10.79%) ISEB
4 26 (10.79%) MCITP
5 20 (8.30%) Degree
5 20 (8.30%) MCTS
6 19 (7.88%) Security Cleared
7 17 (7.05%) SC Cleared
8 15 (6.22%) ISTQB
9 7 (2.90%) MCDST
9 7 (2.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.41%) GCIA
12 1 (0.41%) GCIH
12 1 (0.41%) CEH
12 1 (0.41%) CISSP
12 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.96%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (20.33%) Active Directory
2 45 (18.67%) Hyper-V
3 41 (17.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (8.30%) XenApp
5 14 (5.81%) XenDesktop
6 13 (5.39%) VMware ESX
7 11 (4.56%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (2.07%) vSphere
9 4 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.24%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.83%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (11.20%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (4.15%) SCCM
3 5 (2.07%) AppDNA
3 5 (2.07%) WSUS
4 4 (1.66%) EdgeSight
4 4 (1.66%) SCOM
5 3 (1.24%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 99 (41.08%) Microsoft
2 64 (26.56%) VMware
3 50 (20.75%) Citrix
4 19 (7.88%) Facebook
4 19 (7.88%) Twitter
5 16 (6.64%) Cisco
6 12 (4.98%) Oracle
7 10 (4.15%) HP
7 10 (4.15%) Symantec
8 8 (3.32%) NetApp
8 8 (3.32%) Dell
9 7 (2.90%) Telerik
10 6 (2.49%) Fujitsu
11 5 (2.07%) AppSense
11 5 (2.07%) Lotus
12 4 (1.66%) EMC
12 4 (1.66%) Avaya
12 4 (1.66%) NETGEAR
13 3 (1.24%) Sophos
13 3 (1.24%) CommVault
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