Period
to 12 November 2019

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 12 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 7 3
Rank change year-on-year -6 -4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 54 127 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 12.83% 19.18% 25.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.00% 86.39% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 48 83 130
Warrington median annual salary £33,750 £39,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.46% +41.82% -9.84%
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £57,875 £67,500 £47,500
Cheshire median annual salary £31,250 £34,250 £33,750
% change year-on-year -8.76% +1.48% +12.50%

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 Warrington with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Warrington
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 75 147 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 17.81% 22.21% 27.04%
Number of salaries quoted 60 98 135
Warrington median annual salary £37,500 £39,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.46% +42.73% -9.84%
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,250 £47,500
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £38,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year -9.68% -0.64% +20.00%

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 12 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows in Warrington

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Warrington region with a requirement for Windows.

1 27 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (48.15%) Active Directory
3 25 (46.30%) VMware
4 20 (37.04%) Windows Server
5 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
6 15 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (25.93%) Cisco
8 13 (24.07%) Unix
8 13 (24.07%) Linux
9 12 (22.22%) Hyper-V
9 12 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 11 (20.37%) Windows 7
10 11 (20.37%) SQL
11 10 (18.52%) Firewall
11 10 (18.52%) Windows 10
12 9 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
12 9 (16.67%) Office 365
12 9 (16.67%) ITIL
12 9 (16.67%) DNS
13 8 (14.81%) DHCP
13 8 (14.81%) Oracle
13 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
14 7 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
14 7 (12.96%) C#
14 7 (12.96%) SLA
14 7 (12.96%) Clustering
15 6 (11.11%) Service Delivery
15 6 (11.11%) MCSE

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 6 (11.11%) IIS
1 6 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) Office 365
2 5 (9.26%) AWS
3 4 (7.41%) Azure
4 1 (1.85%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) Firewall
2 9 (16.67%) DNS
3 8 (14.81%) DHCP
4 4 (7.41%) Internet
5 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.70%) LAN
6 2 (3.70%) SAN
6 2 (3.70%) SSL
6 2 (3.70%) VLAN
6 2 (3.70%) VoIP
6 2 (3.70%) WAN
7 1 (1.85%) Junos
7 1 (1.85%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.85%) Network Security
7 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.56%) JMeter
2 3 (5.56%) LoadRunner
2 3 (5.56%) Selenium
2 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio Coded UI
3 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.70%) JIRA
3 2 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (7.41%) Marketing
2 3 (5.56%) German Language
2 3 (5.56%) Public Sector
3 2 (3.70%) Italian Language
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.70%) Polish Language
3 2 (3.70%) Russian Language
3 2 (3.70%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.85%) Law
4 1 (1.85%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Analyst
2 8 (14.81%) Support Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Consultant
3 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Technical Support
5 5 (9.26%) Technical Support Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) IT Trainer
6 4 (7.41%) Technical Leader
6 4 (7.41%) Trainer
7 3 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) IT Support
7 3 (5.56%) Performance Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Performance Test Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) .NET
1 6 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (3.70%) HTML
2 2 (3.70%) HTML5
2 2 (3.70%) JSON
2 2 (3.70%) Middleware
2 2 (3.70%) SOAP
2 2 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (12.96%) Clustering
3 4 (7.41%) Social Network
4 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.70%) Cybercrime
5 2 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.70%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.04%) Windows Server
2 13 (24.07%) Linux
2 13 (24.07%) Unix
3 11 (20.37%) Windows 7
4 10 (18.52%) Windows 10
5 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 9 (16.67%) ITIL
3 7 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.41%) Patch Management
6 4 (7.41%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.56%) High Availability
7 3 (5.56%) Kanban
7 3 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (5.56%) Performance Testing
7 3 (5.56%) Robotic Process Automation
7 3 (5.56%) Scenario Testing
7 3 (5.56%) Scrum
7 3 (5.56%) Sprint Planning
7 3 (5.56%) Sprint Review
7 3 (5.56%) TDD
7 3 (5.56%) Test Automation
7 3 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) SQL
2 7 (12.96%) C#
3 6 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
4 5 (9.26%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.41%) Java
5 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
3 6 (11.11%) MCSE
4 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.41%) CCNA
5 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (7.41%) Degree
6 3 (5.56%) MCP
7 2 (3.70%) MCSA
7 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) SLA
2 4 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 26 (48.15%) Active Directory
2 15 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.56%) vSphere
5 2 (3.70%) DFS Replication
5 2 (3.70%) KVM
5 2 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.85%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.85%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.85%) XenApp
6 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) WSUS
2 3 (5.56%) SCCM
3 2 (3.70%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (3.70%) NetApp OnCommand
3 2 (3.70%) vCenter Server
3 2 (3.70%) vMotion
Vendors
1 27 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (46.30%) VMware
3 14 (25.93%) Cisco
4 8 (14.81%) Oracle
5 6 (11.11%) McAfee
6 3 (5.56%) Ivanti
6 3 (5.56%) NetApp
7 2 (3.70%) arcserve
7 2 (3.70%) Citrix
7 2 (3.70%) HP
7 2 (3.70%) Juniper
7 2 (3.70%) Symantec
8 1 (1.85%) Bomgar