Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Blackpool with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Lancashire > Blackpool
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 15 3
Rank change year-on-year +5 -12 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 3 15 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 9.38% 16.13% 30.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 88.24% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 22
Blackpool median annual salary £27,250 £36,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.31% +22.03% +18.00%
10th Percentile £26,300 £34,000 £18,250
90th Percentile £28,575 £38,000 £37,950
Lancashire median annual salary £32,500 £36,000 £30,450
% change year-on-year -9.72% +18.23% +1.50%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Blackpool with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Blackpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 9.38% 18.28% 31.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 22
Blackpool median annual salary £27,250 £36,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.31% +22.03% +18.00%
10th Percentile £26,300 £27,200 £18,250
90th Percentile £28,575 £39,600 £37,950
Lancashire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% -4.00%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackpool

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Blackpool.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Blackpool

Windows
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

Salary trend for Windows in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Blackpool region with a requirement for Windows.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware