The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Widnes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Widnes 25.00% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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 Widnes region.

Operating Systems Category
Widnes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Widnes 25.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Widnes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Widnes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Widnes

Windows
Salary Trend in Widnes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Widnes region.

Windows Salary Trend in Widnes

Windows
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Widnes

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Widnes 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Widnes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Widnes 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware