Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Runcorn 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Cheshire > Runcorn
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 9 1
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 29 12 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 37.18% 23.53% 41.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 90.63% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 42
Runcorn median annual salary £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +7.69% +30.00%
10th Percentile £28,650 £26,250 £18,775
90th Percentile £33,750 £45,000 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £34,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -7.69% -7.14%

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 Runcorn with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Runcorn
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 32 12 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 41.03% 23.53% 41.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 26
Runcorn median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £29,550 £26,250 £18,750
90th Percentile £55,250 £45,000 £42,500
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +23.08% -12.16% -1.33%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Runcorn

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Runcorn

Windows
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Salary trend for Windows in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 18 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 Runcorn region with a requirement for Windows.

1 24 (82.76%) Microsoft
2 22 (75.86%) SQL
3 16 (55.17%) Web Services
4 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
5 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio
5 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET
5 12 (41.38%) T-SQL
5 12 (41.38%) .NET
5 12 (41.38%) C#
5 12 (41.38%) HTML
5 12 (41.38%) Project Management
5 12 (41.38%) Mobile App
5 12 (41.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (41.38%) SDLC
6 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
7 10 (34.48%) Degree
7 10 (34.48%) Computer Science
7 10 (34.48%) Sage
7 10 (34.48%) ERP
7 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Excel
8 7 (24.14%) CRM
8 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
8 7 (24.14%) Migration
8 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
8 7 (24.14%) Sage CRM
9 6 (20.69%) Marketing
9 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (20.69%) iPad

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Runcorn 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 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Sage CRM
2 3 (10.34%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) IPsec
1 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (20.69%) Marketing
2 5 (17.24%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) Designer
3 7 (24.14%) CRM Manager
3 7 (24.14%) Implementation Manager
4 6 (20.69%) .NET Designer
4 6 (20.69%) .NET Developer
4 6 (20.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (20.69%) C# Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Software Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Architect
5 4 (13.79%) IT Support
5 4 (13.79%) IT Support Technician
5 4 (13.79%) IT Technician
5 4 (13.79%) Security Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Software Designer
5 4 (13.79%) Support Technician
6 3 (10.34%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (10.34%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 3 (10.34%) Graduate
6 3 (10.34%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) Web Services
2 12 (41.38%) .NET
2 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET
2 12 (41.38%) HTML
3 4 (13.79%) OAuth
3 4 (13.79%) OpenID
3 4 (13.79%) REST
3 4 (13.79%) SAML
3 4 (13.79%) SOAP
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (41.38%) Mobile App
2 10 (34.48%) Computer Science
3 6 (20.69%) iPad
4 4 (13.79%) CESG
4 4 (13.79%) PKI
4 4 (13.79%) Smart Meter
5 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
2 5 (17.24%) Unix
3 4 (13.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Project Management
1 12 (41.38%) SDLC
2 10 (34.48%) ERP
3 7 (24.14%) CRM
3 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
3 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
3 7 (24.14%) Migration
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.79%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (13.79%) Process Management
5 4 (13.79%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) SABSA
5 4 (13.79%) Security Architecture
5 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
6 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (10.34%) Change Management
6 3 (10.34%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.45%) Information Security
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) C#
2 12 (41.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Degree
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (13.79%) CCIE
3 4 (13.79%) CEH
3 4 (13.79%) CESG Certified Professional
3 4 (13.79%) CISM
3 4 (13.79%) CISSP
3 4 (13.79%) GIAC
3 4 (13.79%) ISSAP
3 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
3 4 (13.79%) SSCP
4 1 (3.45%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.45%) CCENT
4 1 (3.45%) HND
4 1 (3.45%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) Terminal Server
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) Sage
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) VMware