Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 12 7
Rank change year-on-year +10 -5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 168 109 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 26.09% 17.33% 21.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 95.45% 89.34% 77.62%
Number of salaries quoted 123 108 202
Warrington median annual salary £27,500 £30,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.84% -6.15% +8.33%
10th Percentile £18,500 £21,850 £21,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Cheshire median annual salary £34,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +11.48% -6.15% -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 Warrington with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Warrington
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 176 122 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 27.33% 19.40% 28.29%
Number of salaries quoted 127 118 244
Warrington median annual salary £27,500 £30,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.84% -12.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £18,500 £22,350 £21,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,375 £43,925
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 Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Warrington

Windows
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Windows in Warrington

Windows
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Warrington over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Warrington

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 Warrington region with a requirement for Windows.

1 92 (54.76%) Active Directory
2 70 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 64 (38.10%) VMware
4 60 (35.71%) Citrix
5 52 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 51 (30.36%) Windows Server
7 49 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 46 (27.38%) WAN
9 44 (26.19%) DNS
10 42 (25.00%) Cisco
10 42 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 40 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
12 39 (23.21%) Hyper-V
13 38 (22.62%) VPN
13 38 (22.62%) LAN
14 36 (21.43%) DHCP
14 36 (21.43%) ITIL
15 35 (20.83%) SQL
16 33 (19.64%) MS Exchange
16 33 (19.64%) Office 365
17 32 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
18 31 (18.45%) MCSA
19 30 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
20 29 (17.26%) Degree
21 28 (16.67%) Data Centre
22 27 (16.07%) Windows 7
23 21 (12.50%) SQL Server
23 21 (12.50%) Windows 10
24 20 (11.90%) Firewall
24 20 (11.90%) Manufacturing

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 33 (19.64%) MS Exchange
2 19 (11.31%) Exchange Server 2013
3 17 (10.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (7.74%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.38%) IIS
6 2 (1.19%) Confluence
6 2 (1.19%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.19%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 32 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (19.64%) Office 365
2 13 (7.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.57%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 46 (27.38%) WAN
2 44 (26.19%) DNS
3 38 (22.62%) LAN
3 38 (22.62%) VPN
4 36 (21.43%) DHCP
5 20 (11.90%) Firewall
6 19 (11.31%) TCP/IP
7 17 (10.12%) Ethernet
8 16 (9.52%) SAN
9 15 (8.93%) VoIP
10 14 (8.33%) Skype
11 13 (7.74%) MPLS
12 11 (6.55%) Network Security
12 11 (6.55%) Wireless
13 10 (5.95%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (5.95%) Cisco IOS
13 10 (5.95%) Cisco PIX
13 10 (5.95%) IP Telephony
13 10 (5.95%) IPsec
13 10 (5.95%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (2.98%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.98%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (2.98%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.38%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.79%) DTS
5 3 (1.79%) MySQL
6 2 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.60%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.38%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.19%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.19%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.19%) JIRA
3 2 (1.19%) NuGet
3 2 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (11.90%) Manufacturing
2 10 (5.95%) Finance
3 7 (4.17%) Retail
3 7 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.38%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 51 (30.36%) Analyst
2 28 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 24 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 22 (13.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 16 (9.52%) Active Directory Analyst
6 15 (8.93%) Developer
6 15 (8.93%) Field Engineer
6 15 (8.93%) IT Engineer
7 13 (7.74%) Service Analyst
7 13 (7.74%) Service Desk Analyst
8 11 (6.55%) Desktop Engineer
8 11 (6.55%) Desktop Support
8 11 (6.55%) Network Engineer
8 11 (6.55%) VMware Engineer
9 10 (5.95%) Citrix Engineer
9 10 (5.95%) IT Support
9 10 (5.95%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (5.36%) Field Support Engineer
11 8 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.93%) .NET
2 11 (6.55%) ASP.NET
2 11 (6.55%) Web Services
3 8 (4.76%) .NET Framework
4 6 (3.57%) CSS
4 6 (3.57%) HTML
5 4 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (2.38%) Entity Framework
5 4 (2.38%) JSON
5 4 (2.38%) SOAP
6 3 (1.79%) COM
6 3 (1.79%) jQuery
7 2 (1.19%) ActiveX
7 2 (1.19%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.19%) JPA
7 2 (1.19%) LINQ
7 2 (1.19%) Spring
7 2 (1.19%) WinForms
7 2 (1.19%) WPF
7 2 (1.19%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 19 (11.31%) Fat Client
2 19 (11.31%) Thin Client
3 17 (10.12%) Driving Licence
4 14 (8.33%) Life Science
5 13 (7.74%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.17%) SCADA
7 6 (3.57%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.98%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.79%) User Experience
10 2 (1.19%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.19%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.19%) EPoS
10 2 (1.19%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.19%) Replication
11 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.60%) iPhone
11 1 (0.60%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 52 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
2 51 (30.36%) Windows Server
3 42 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (16.07%) Windows 7
5 21 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 18 (10.71%) Windows 8
7 14 (8.33%) Linux
8 13 (7.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (5.36%) Unix
10 7 (4.17%) Windows XP
11 5 (2.98%) Solaris
12 1 (0.60%) Android
12 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.43%) ITIL
2 15 (8.93%) Change Management
3 13 (7.74%) CRM
4 12 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (6.55%) Service Management
6 10 (5.95%) ITIL V3
6 10 (5.95%) ITSM
6 10 (5.95%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (5.95%) Load Balancing
7 9 (5.36%) Configuration Management
8 8 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (4.76%) OO
9 7 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (4.17%) Asset Management
9 7 (4.17%) ERP
9 7 (4.17%) Service Delivery
10 6 (3.57%) ITIL V2
10 6 (3.57%) MVC
10 6 (3.57%) Time Management
10 6 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (20.83%) SQL
2 15 (8.93%) C#
3 9 (5.36%) PowerShell
3 9 (5.36%) T-SQL
4 8 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.38%) VB
5 4 (2.38%) VB.NET
5 4 (2.38%) VB6
5 4 (2.38%) VBScript
6 2 (1.19%) Java
Qualifications
1 49 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (18.45%) MCSA
3 30 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (17.26%) Degree
5 19 (11.31%) CCNA
6 17 (10.12%) MCP
6 17 (10.12%) MCSE
7 16 (9.52%) CCNP
8 13 (7.74%) A+ Certification
9 10 (5.95%) CCENT
9 10 (5.95%) MCITP
10 9 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (3.57%) CCA
11 6 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
11 6 (3.57%) DBS Check
11 6 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.19%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.19%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.60%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.17%) SLA
2 4 (2.38%) QA
3 2 (1.19%) PMO
4 1 (0.60%) GDPR
4 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 92 (54.76%) Active Directory
2 40 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (23.21%) Hyper-V
4 11 (6.55%) XenApp
5 9 (5.36%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.98%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.79%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.19%) VirtualBox
8 2 (1.19%) Xen
9 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (10.12%) SCOM
2 14 (8.33%) WSUS
3 11 (6.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 6 (3.57%) SCCM
5 5 (2.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (1.19%) Ansible
6 2 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.19%) Puppet
6 2 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 70 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 64 (38.10%) VMware
3 60 (35.71%) Citrix
4 42 (25.00%) Cisco
5 17 (10.12%) NetApp
6 15 (8.93%) CommVault
6 15 (8.93%) Dell
6 15 (8.93%) EqualLogic
6 15 (8.93%) Symantec
7 13 (7.74%) Veeam
8 10 (5.95%) F5
8 10 (5.95%) Riverbed
9 8 (4.76%) Intel
10 7 (4.17%) Google
10 7 (4.17%) Rockwell
10 7 (4.17%) Siemens
11 6 (3.57%) Oracle
12 5 (2.98%) Remedy
13 3 (1.79%) Xamarin
14 2 (1.19%) Apple