The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 117 64 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 22.94% 17.78% 27.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.97% 64.65% 82.86%
Number of salaries quoted 97 56 131
Average salary £29,000 £26,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
152 99 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 29.80% 27.50% 33.02%
Number of salaries quoted 126 89 160
Average salary £25,750 £33,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.55% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
Cheshire

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 10 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Warrington

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

1 101 (45.70%) Microsoft
2 75 (33.94%) .NET
3 72 (32.58%) C#
4 65 (29.41%) SQL
4 65 (29.41%) VMware
5 62 (28.05%) Active Directory
6 60 (27.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 57 (25.79%) WinForms
8 54 (24.43%) Continuous Integration
9 53 (23.98%) TDD
10 52 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
11 51 (23.08%) WPF
12 50 (22.62%) ASP.NET
13 49 (22.17%) MS Excel
13 49 (22.17%) MSTest
14 48 (21.72%) MS Exchange
15 46 (20.81%) SQL Server
15 46 (20.81%) Scrum
15 46 (20.81%) NUnit
15 46 (20.81%) Dependency Injection
15 46 (20.81%) Inversion of Control
15 46 (20.81%) MVVM
15 46 (20.81%) Rhino Mocks
15 46 (20.81%) Moq
15 46 (20.81%) Castle Windsor
15 46 (20.81%) Ninject
15 46 (20.81%) Unity DI Container
15 46 (20.81%) Kanban
15 46 (20.81%) Spring.NET
15 46 (20.81%) Windows 7

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 48 (21.72%) MS Exchange
2 26 (11.76%) IIS
3 23 (10.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (9.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (4.52%) SharePoint
6 9 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (4.07%) Apache
7 7 (3.17%) Tomcat
7 7 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (2.26%) nginx
8 5 (2.26%) Lync
9 1 (0.45%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 49 (22.17%) MS Excel
2 39 (17.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) MS Project
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.26%) Office 365
2 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (17.19%) TCP/IP
2 28 (12.67%) Internet
3 24 (10.86%) VPN
4 18 (8.14%) WAN
5 17 (7.69%) DNS
6 15 (6.79%) LAN
7 13 (5.88%) Network Security
8 11 (4.98%) Firewall
8 11 (4.98%) DHCP
9 9 (4.07%) SAN
9 9 (4.07%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (3.17%) HTTP
10 7 (3.17%) HTTPS
10 7 (3.17%) SSL
11 3 (1.36%) PBX
11 3 (1.36%) VoIP
12 2 (0.90%) Wireless
13 1 (0.45%) IP Telephony
13 1 (0.45%) iSCSI
13 1 (0.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (20.81%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.62%) MySQL
4 6 (2.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.90%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 49 (22.17%) MSTest
2 46 (20.81%) Rhino Mocks
2 46 (20.81%) Moq
2 46 (20.81%) NUnit
3 14 (6.33%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.36%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.45%) JIRA
6 1 (0.45%) Selenium
General
1 43 (19.46%) Finance
2 30 (13.57%) Retail
3 19 (8.60%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.62%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.90%) Back Office
6 1 (0.45%) Games
6 1 (0.45%) Marketing
6 1 (0.45%) French Language
Job Titles
1 72 (32.58%) Developer
2 52 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 37 (16.74%) Analyst
3 37 (16.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 29 (13.12%) Support Engineer
5 26 (11.76%) Junior
5 26 (11.76%) Junior Developer
5 26 (11.76%) Junior .NET Developer
6 25 (11.31%) Graduate Developer
6 25 (11.31%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 25 (11.31%) Graduate
6 25 (11.31%) Support Analyst
7 20 (9.05%) 1st Line Support
7 20 (9.05%) IT Support
8 13 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 13 (5.88%) Applications Support
9 9 (4.07%) IT Support Engineer
9 9 (4.07%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (4.07%) Development Engineer
9 9 (4.07%) Senior Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (33.94%) .NET
2 57 (25.79%) WinForms
3 51 (23.08%) WPF
4 50 (22.62%) ASP.NET
5 46 (20.81%) Spring.NET
5 46 (20.81%) Castle Windsor
5 46 (20.81%) Ninject
5 46 (20.81%) Unity DI Container
6 39 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (17.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 37 (16.74%) .NET Framework
9 31 (14.03%) WCF
10 25 (11.31%) Razor View Engine
11 15 (6.79%) Web Services
12 12 (5.43%) HTML
12 12 (5.43%) Spring
13 11 (4.98%) CSS
14 7 (3.17%) Hibernate
14 7 (3.17%) Java SE
14 7 (3.17%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 46 (20.81%) Inversion of Control
2 33 (14.93%) Computer Science
3 20 (9.05%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (6.33%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.62%) Social Network
6 7 (3.17%) Open Source
7 5 (2.26%) Informatics
7 5 (2.26%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.36%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.36%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.36%) iPhone
9 2 (0.90%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 60 (27.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 46 (20.81%) Windows 7
3 37 (16.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (16.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (11.31%) Linux
6 21 (9.50%) Windows XP
7 18 (8.14%) UNIX
8 14 (6.33%) Windows 8
9 10 (4.52%) Apple iOS
10 9 (4.07%) Android
11 5 (2.26%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.90%) AIX
12 2 (0.90%) Windows Phone 8
12 2 (0.90%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.90%) CentOS
13 1 (0.45%) Solaris
13 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.45%) Debian
13 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (24.43%) Continuous Integration
2 53 (23.98%) TDD
3 46 (20.81%) Scrum
3 46 (20.81%) Kanban
3 46 (20.81%) Dependency Injection
3 46 (20.81%) MVVM
4 43 (19.46%) MVC
5 29 (13.12%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (11.31%) Web Application Development
7 24 (10.86%) ITIL
8 17 (7.69%) OO
9 16 (7.24%) OOP
9 16 (7.24%) Migration
10 14 (6.33%) OOD
10 14 (6.33%) Test Scripting
11 13 (5.88%) Service Management
11 13 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
12 9 (4.07%) Change Management
12 9 (4.07%) Vulnerability Management
12 9 (4.07%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 72 (32.58%) C#
2 65 (29.41%) SQL
3 35 (15.84%) VB
3 35 (15.84%) VB.NET
4 11 (4.98%) C++
5 9 (4.07%) Java
5 9 (4.07%) C
6 8 (3.62%) T-SQL
7 7 (3.17%) JavaScript
8 6 (2.71%) VB6
8 6 (2.71%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.26%) VBScript
10 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 52 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (14.93%) MCP
3 28 (12.67%) MCSE
3 28 (12.67%) MCTS
3 28 (12.67%) Security Cleared
4 25 (11.31%) MCSA
5 22 (9.95%) SC Cleared
6 18 (8.14%) MCITP
7 17 (7.69%) Degree
8 10 (4.52%) MCAD
8 10 (4.52%) MCSD
9 9 (4.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (2.71%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (2.71%) CCA
10 6 (2.71%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (2.71%) CCNA
11 5 (2.26%) CCEE
11 5 (2.26%) CCIA
12 4 (1.81%) ISEB
13 3 (1.36%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.41%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) SLA
2 2 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 62 (28.05%) Active Directory
2 41 (18.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (16.29%) Hyper-V
4 24 (10.86%) XenApp
5 21 (9.50%) XenDesktop
6 10 (4.52%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (3.62%) vSphere
8 7 (3.17%) Snort
9 4 (1.81%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.90%) XenServer
11 1 (0.45%) Xen
11 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (3.17%) Nessus
1 7 (3.17%) McAfee ePO
1 7 (3.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (2.26%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.81%) SCCM
4 2 (0.90%) SCOM
5 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 101 (45.70%) Microsoft
2 65 (29.41%) VMware
3 40 (18.10%) Citrix
4 21 (9.50%) Cisco
5 17 (7.69%) Fujitsu
6 10 (4.52%) Symantec
6 10 (4.52%) McAfee
6 10 (4.52%) CheckPoint
7 9 (4.07%) Websense
7 9 (4.07%) AppSense
7 9 (4.07%) Blue Coat
7 9 (4.07%) IronPort
8 8 (3.62%) Facebook
8 8 (3.62%) Twitter
9 7 (3.17%) Becrypt
9 7 (3.17%) LogRhythm
9 7 (3.17%) Qualys
9 7 (3.17%) Splunk
9 7 (3.17%) Lumension
9 7 (3.17%) Juniper
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