The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wilmslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Wilmslow region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 16 1
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 27 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 34.62% 10.39% 43.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.82% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 10
Average salary £30,000 £26,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.77%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
33 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 42.31% 10.39% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 31 8 10
Average salary £30,000 £26,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.77%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
Cheshire

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

Windows
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Windows Salary Trend in Wilmslow

Windows
Salary Histogram in Wilmslow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Wilmslow region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Wilmslow

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 21 (36.21%) Citrix
2 18 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 18 (31.03%) QA
3 17 (29.31%) SQL
4 16 (27.59%) C#
4 16 (27.59%) HP
4 16 (27.59%) Dell
4 16 (27.59%) .NET
4 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
6 14 (24.14%) T-SQL
6 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET
6 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
6 14 (24.14%) Windows 7
7 13 (22.41%) Automation Testing
7 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (22.41%) Finance
8 12 (20.69%) SLA
8 12 (20.69%) HTML
8 12 (20.69%) Selenium IDE
8 12 (20.69%) Selenium
8 12 (20.69%) Web Testing
8 12 (20.69%) System Testing
9 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (15.52%) Windows 8
11 8 (13.79%) ITIL
12 7 (12.07%) ITSM
13 6 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (10.34%) VMware

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 (1.72%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Office
1 3 (5.17%) RoboHelp
2 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) Internet
2 2 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Selenium IDE
1 12 (20.69%) Selenium
2 3 (5.17%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (5.17%) JIRA
3 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Back Office
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Analyst
2 12 (20.69%) Tester
2 12 (20.69%) Software Tester
3 10 (17.24%) Support Analyst
4 7 (12.07%) Help Desk Support
5 6 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (10.34%) Administrator
6 5 (8.62%) Service Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Help Desk Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.62%) IT Administrator
7 4 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Test Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Developer
8 3 (5.17%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (5.17%) Technical Support
8 3 (5.17%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) .NET
2 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET
3 12 (20.69%) HTML
4 2 (3.45%) jQuery
4 2 (3.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.72%) Clustering
2 1 (1.72%) Replication
2 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.14%) Windows 7
2 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (15.52%) Windows 8
4 5 (8.62%) Windows XP
5 3 (5.17%) Android
5 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.45%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.72%) UNIX
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.41%) Automation Testing
3 12 (20.69%) Web Testing
3 12 (20.69%) System Testing
4 8 (13.79%) ITIL
5 7 (12.07%) ITSM
6 6 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.17%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.17%) Manual Testing
7 3 (5.17%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.17%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.45%) Document Management
8 2 (3.45%) Web Accessibility
8 2 (3.45%) Project Management
8 2 (3.45%) Regression Testing
9 1 (1.72%) Scrum
9 1 (1.72%) CRM
9 1 (1.72%) ERP
9 1 (1.72%) Test Automation
9 1 (1.72%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.31%) SQL
2 16 (27.59%) C#
3 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
4 14 (24.14%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.72%) VBScript
6 1 (1.72%) Perl
6 1 (1.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) ISEB
2 2 (3.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (31.03%) QA
2 12 (20.69%) SLA
3 2 (3.45%) WAI
System Software
1 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (36.21%) Citrix
2 16 (27.59%) HP
2 16 (27.59%) Dell
3 6 (10.34%) VMware
3 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.17%) Wyse
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