The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 11 2
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 29 8 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 25.22% 14.81% 39.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 69.05% 100.00% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 30
Average salary £40,000 £29,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% -9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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 Wilmslow region.

Operating Systems Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
42 8 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 36.52% 14.81% 43.42%
Number of salaries quoted 41 8 33
Average salary £40,000 £29,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% -21.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Wilmslow

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (48.15%) C#
2 26 (48.15%) .NET
3 24 (44.44%) Selenium
4 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
5 22 (40.74%) Microsoft
5 22 (40.74%) QA
6 20 (37.04%) Finance
7 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET
7 19 (35.19%) HTML
7 19 (35.19%) SQL
8 17 (31.48%) T-SQL
8 17 (31.48%) MS Excel
9 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
10 14 (25.93%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (24.07%) Automation Testing
12 12 (22.22%) Visual Studio
13 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (20.37%) Selenium IDE
13 11 (20.37%) Manual Testing
13 11 (20.37%) System Testing
13 11 (20.37%) Web Testing
14 10 (18.52%) Project Management
15 9 (16.67%) Scrum
15 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
16 8 (14.81%) QuickTest Pro
16 8 (14.81%) CSS
16 8 (14.81%) VMware
16 8 (14.81%) MVC
16 8 (14.81%) Continuous Integration

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (14.81%) NServiceBus
2 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (31.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.11%) MS Office
3 3 (5.56%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 24 (44.44%) Selenium
2 12 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 11 (20.37%) Selenium IDE
4 8 (14.81%) QuickTest Pro
4 8 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (14.81%) SpecFlow
5 3 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 20 (37.04%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Back Office
3 4 (7.41%) Marketing
4 3 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Analyst
2 14 (25.93%) Tester
2 14 (25.93%) Software Tester
3 8 (14.81%) .NET Analyst Programmer
3 8 (14.81%) .NET Programmer
3 8 (14.81%) Test Analyst
3 8 (14.81%) Analyst Programmer
3 8 (14.81%) Programmer
4 7 (12.96%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (12.96%) Administrator
5 6 (11.11%) Product Manager
5 6 (11.11%) Developer
6 5 (9.26%) IT Administrator
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Tester
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Software Tester
7 3 (5.56%) Lead Analyst Programmer
7 3 (5.56%) Lead Programmer
7 3 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (48.15%) .NET
2 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET
2 19 (35.19%) HTML
3 8 (14.81%) CSS
3 8 (14.81%) NHibernate
3 8 (14.81%) JSON
3 8 (14.81%) WCF
3 8 (14.81%) jQuery
3 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (14.81%) HTML5
3 8 (14.81%) Castle Windsor
3 8 (14.81%) CSS3
3 8 (14.81%) AngularJS
3 8 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (3.70%) VML
5 1 (1.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (12.96%) Windows 8
2 7 (12.96%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.07%) Automation Testing
3 11 (20.37%) Web Testing
3 11 (20.37%) Manual Testing
3 11 (20.37%) System Testing
4 10 (18.52%) Project Management
5 9 (16.67%) Scrum
6 8 (14.81%) TDD
6 8 (14.81%) Document Management
6 8 (14.81%) MVC
6 8 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (12.96%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (12.96%) Automated Testing
8 6 (11.11%) Competitive Intelligence
8 6 (11.11%) Time Management
8 6 (11.11%) Product Management
9 5 (9.26%) CRM
10 4 (7.41%) ERP
11 3 (5.56%) Business Analysis
12 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (48.15%) C#
2 19 (35.19%) SQL
3 17 (31.48%) T-SQL
4 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.41%) Perl
5 4 (7.41%) VBScript
6 2 (3.70%) VB
7 1 (1.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) MCSE
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (1.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (40.74%) QA
2 7 (12.96%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 22 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.81%) VMware
3 2 (3.70%) Citrix
3 2 (3.70%) Open Text
4 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.85%) Veeam
4 1 (1.85%) HP
4 1 (1.85%) Dell
4 1 (1.85%) SAP
4 1 (1.85%) IBM
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
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Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago