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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 82 102 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 18.06% 19.25% 18.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 83.67% 64.15% 67.65%
Number of salaries quoted 79 73 57
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,500 £17,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
98 159 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 21.59% 30.00% 27.87%
Number of salaries quoted 94 124 88
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £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 28 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Warrington

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 92 (49.20%) Microsoft
2 69 (36.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 65 (34.76%) SQL
4 64 (34.22%) VMware
5 55 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (26.20%) .NET
6 49 (26.20%) MS Excel
7 47 (25.13%) Active Directory
8 45 (24.06%) C#
9 44 (23.53%) MVC
10 43 (22.99%) MS Exchange
11 42 (22.46%) SQL Server
11 42 (22.46%) ASP.NET
11 42 (22.46%) Windows Server 2012
12 41 (21.93%) Citrix
13 39 (20.86%) Scrum
13 39 (20.86%) VB.NET
13 39 (20.86%) Continuous Integration
13 39 (20.86%) VMware Infrastructure
14 38 (20.32%) TDD
15 37 (19.79%) Windows 7
16 36 (19.25%) DNS
17 35 (18.72%) MSTest
18 34 (18.18%) VB
19 33 (17.65%) DHCP
19 33 (17.65%) .NET Framework
19 33 (17.65%) Computer Science
19 33 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
20 32 (17.11%) Microsoft Certification
21 29 (15.51%) MS Office

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 43 (22.99%) MS Exchange
2 18 (9.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (9.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (5.35%) IIS
4 7 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (2.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.14%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.60%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (1.60%) Oracle 9iAS
7 3 (1.60%) Lync
7 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.07%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.07%) Apache
Applications
1 49 (26.20%) MS Excel
2 29 (15.51%) MS Office
3 3 (1.60%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Primavera
2 2 (1.07%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.67%) Office 365
3 3 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (19.25%) DNS
2 33 (17.65%) DHCP
3 28 (14.97%) TCP/IP
4 27 (14.44%) VPN
5 25 (13.37%) Internet
6 22 (11.76%) WAN
7 20 (10.70%) Firewall
8 16 (8.56%) LAN
9 8 (4.28%) VoIP
10 5 (2.67%) Wireless
10 5 (2.67%) VLAN
10 5 (2.67%) DMZ
10 5 (2.67%) SAN
11 4 (2.14%) ATM
12 3 (1.60%) Wireshark
12 3 (1.60%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (1.60%) Broadband
12 3 (1.60%) tcpdump
13 2 (1.07%) SSL
13 2 (1.07%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (22.46%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.35%) MySQL
4 7 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.67%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.67%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 35 (18.72%) MSTest
2 25 (13.37%) NUnit
2 25 (13.37%) Rhino Mocks
2 25 (13.37%) Moq
3 19 (10.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 10 (5.35%) MSI
6 4 (2.14%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.53%) Selenium
General
1 26 (13.90%) Finance
2 6 (3.21%) Electronics
3 3 (1.60%) Legal
3 3 (1.60%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.07%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (26.20%) Developer
2 41 (21.93%) .NET Developer
3 31 (16.58%) Analyst
4 25 (13.37%) Junior Developer
4 25 (13.37%) Junior .NET Developer
4 25 (13.37%) Graduate Developer
4 25 (13.37%) Junior
4 25 (13.37%) Graduate
4 25 (13.37%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 18 (9.63%) Support Engineer
5 18 (9.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (8.02%) 3rd Line Support
7 13 (6.95%) 1st Line Support
8 12 (6.42%) 2nd Line Support
8 12 (6.42%) Administrator
8 12 (6.42%) Software Engineer
9 10 (5.35%) IT Support
9 10 (5.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 10 (5.35%) Tester
9 10 (5.35%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (26.20%) .NET
2 42 (22.46%) ASP.NET
3 33 (17.65%) .NET Framework
3 33 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (14.97%) WinForms
4 28 (14.97%) WCF
4 28 (14.97%) WPF
5 25 (13.37%) Spring.NET
5 25 (13.37%) Unity DI Container
5 25 (13.37%) Castle Windsor
5 25 (13.37%) Ninject
6 15 (8.02%) LINQ
7 14 (7.49%) HTML
8 13 (6.95%) Web Services
8 13 (6.95%) CSS
8 13 (6.95%) Ajax
8 13 (6.95%) jQuery
8 13 (6.95%) RESTful
9 8 (4.28%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (4.28%) Modernizr
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 25 (13.37%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.14%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.14%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.14%) Tandem
5 3 (1.60%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.60%) Clustering
5 3 (1.60%) Replication
5 3 (1.60%) Life Science
5 3 (1.60%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.60%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.60%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.53%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.53%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.53%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 69 (36.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 42 (22.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 37 (19.79%) Windows 7
4 24 (12.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (9.63%) UNIX
6 15 (8.02%) Linux
7 10 (5.35%) Windows 8
7 10 (5.35%) Windows XP
8 6 (3.21%) Windows CE
9 3 (1.60%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.07%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (23.53%) MVC
3 39 (20.86%) Scrum
3 39 (20.86%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (20.32%) TDD
5 28 (14.97%) MVVM
6 25 (13.37%) Kanban
6 25 (13.37%) Dependency Injection
6 25 (13.37%) Web Application Development
7 22 (11.76%) OO
8 19 (10.16%) ITIL
9 15 (8.02%) SDLC
9 15 (8.02%) Service Delivery
10 13 (6.95%) Software Engineering
11 11 (5.88%) Project Management
11 11 (5.88%) Unit Testing
11 11 (5.88%) Mentoring
12 10 (5.35%) Manual Testing
12 10 (5.35%) Software Testing
13 9 (4.81%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 65 (34.76%) SQL
2 45 (24.06%) C#
3 39 (20.86%) VB.NET
4 34 (18.18%) VB
5 14 (7.49%) JavaScript
6 12 (6.42%) T-SQL
7 11 (5.88%) PowerShell
8 7 (3.74%) C++
9 6 (3.21%) Embedded C
9 6 (3.21%) Embedded C++
9 6 (3.21%) VBScript
9 6 (3.21%) C
10 4 (2.14%) Java
11 3 (1.60%) VB6
11 3 (1.60%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.60%) Prolog
12 2 (1.07%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 32 (17.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (13.90%) MCSA
3 25 (13.37%) Degree
4 24 (12.83%) MCSE
5 23 (12.30%) MCITP
6 19 (10.16%) MCP
7 15 (8.02%) MCTS
8 13 (6.95%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (6.95%) CCNA
9 10 (5.35%) ISEB
10 9 (4.81%) HND
11 6 (3.21%) HNC
12 5 (2.67%) CCIE
12 5 (2.67%) CCDP
12 5 (2.67%) CCENT
13 3 (1.60%) GCIH
13 3 (1.60%) OCP
13 3 (1.60%) Oracle Certification
13 3 (1.60%) Security Cleared
14 2 (1.07%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.35%) SLA
2 9 (4.81%) QA
3 6 (3.21%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (25.13%) Active Directory
2 39 (20.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 13 (6.95%) Microsoft App-V
4 13 (6.95%) XenApp
5 5 (2.67%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.14%) VMware Server
6 4 (2.14%) XenServer
7 3 (1.60%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.60%) Snort
Systems Management
1 20 (10.70%) SCCM
2 10 (5.35%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (5.35%) Backup Exec
3 7 (3.74%) AppDNA
3 7 (3.74%) SCOM
4 2 (1.07%) WSUS
5 1 (0.53%) logstash
5 1 (0.53%) Graylog
5 1 (0.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 92 (49.20%) Microsoft
2 64 (34.22%) VMware
3 41 (21.93%) Citrix
4 26 (13.90%) Cisco
5 9 (4.81%) NetApp
6 8 (4.28%) Avaya
7 7 (3.74%) Dell
8 6 (3.21%) Oracle
9 5 (2.67%) Business Objects
9 5 (2.67%) HP
9 5 (2.67%) Juniper
10 3 (1.60%) BT
10 3 (1.60%) Toshiba
10 3 (1.60%) Progress
10 3 (1.60%) CommVault
10 3 (1.60%) LogRhythm
10 3 (1.60%) Splunk
11 2 (1.07%) WatchGuard
11 2 (1.07%) Symantec
11 2 (1.07%) McAfee
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