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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 11 10
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 99 44 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 25.85% 17.53% 17.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 83.90% 84.62% 72.50%
Number of salaries quoted 88 44 81
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,300 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Warrington
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 118 52 120
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 30.81% 20.72% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 106 50 110
Median salary £33,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 74 (59.20%) Microsoft
2 62 (49.60%) Active Directory
3 52 (41.60%) VMware
4 48 (38.40%) Windows Server
5 43 (34.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (32.80%) Hyper-V
7 38 (30.40%) WAN
8 36 (28.80%) VPN
8 36 (28.80%) LAN
9 35 (28.00%) Citrix
10 33 (26.40%) Windows Server 2012
11 31 (24.80%) MS Exchange
11 31 (24.80%) ITIL
12 30 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 29 (23.20%) DNS
14 26 (20.80%) Microsoft Office
14 26 (20.80%) Office 365
15 25 (20.00%) PowerShell
16 24 (19.20%) Exchange Server 2013
17 22 (17.60%) Disaster Recovery
18 21 (16.80%) Microsoft Certification
18 21 (16.80%) Exchange Server 2010
19 20 (16.00%) XenApp
19 20 (16.00%) SAN
19 20 (16.00%) Remote Desktop
20 19 (15.20%) Cisco
21 17 (13.60%) MCSE
21 17 (13.60%) Linux
21 17 (13.60%) Security Cleared
22 16 (12.80%) SC Cleared

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 31 (24.80%) MS Exchange
2 24 (19.20%) Exchange Server 2013
3 21 (16.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.00%) Skype for Business
5 4 (3.20%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.40%) IIS
7 1 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 26 (20.80%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.60%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (20.80%) Office 365
2 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.60%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 38 (30.40%) WAN
2 36 (28.80%) LAN
2 36 (28.80%) VPN
3 29 (23.20%) DNS
4 20 (16.00%) Remote Desktop
4 20 (16.00%) SAN
5 16 (12.80%) DHCP
6 15 (12.00%) Firewall
6 15 (12.00%) VoIP
7 13 (10.40%) TCP/IP
8 12 (9.60%) MPLS
9 8 (6.40%) Skype
10 7 (5.60%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (5.60%) DMVPN
10 7 (5.60%) IP Telephony
10 7 (5.60%) IPsec
10 7 (5.60%) NX-OS
10 7 (5.60%) Wireless
10 7 (5.60%) Wireshark
10 7 (5.60%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.00%) MySQL
1 5 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.60%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 10 (8.00%) NuGet
2 1 (0.80%) MSI
General
1 9 (7.20%) Finance
2 7 (5.60%) Manufacturing
2 7 (5.60%) Retail
3 5 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.80%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (22.40%) Support Engineer
2 20 (16.00%) Analyst
3 16 (12.80%) Desktop Engineer
3 16 (12.80%) Desktop Support
3 16 (12.80%) Field Engineer
3 16 (12.80%) Field Support Engineer
3 16 (12.80%) IT Engineer
4 14 (11.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 12 (9.60%) IT Support
5 12 (9.60%) IT Support Engineer
6 11 (8.80%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 10 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (7.20%) Service Analyst
8 9 (7.20%) Support Analyst
8 9 (7.20%) Wintel Engineer
9 8 (6.40%) Citrix Engineer
9 8 (6.40%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 8 (6.40%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.60%) .NET
2 6 (4.80%) .NET Framework
2 6 (4.80%) AngularJS
2 6 (4.80%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (4.80%) Entity Framework
2 6 (4.80%) LINQ
2 6 (4.80%) Node.js
3 3 (2.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.20%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.00%) Blackberry
2 10 (8.00%) Fat Client
2 10 (8.00%) Thin Client
3 3 (2.40%) Public Cloud
3 3 (2.40%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.60%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.60%) Life Science
4 2 (1.60%) Replication
5 1 (0.80%) CMDB
5 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.80%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.80%) iPad
5 1 (0.80%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (38.40%) Windows Server
2 43 (34.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (26.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (13.60%) Linux
5 15 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (11.20%) Windows 8
7 12 (9.60%) Windows 10
8 10 (8.00%) Windows 7
9 8 (6.40%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.60%) Android
10 2 (1.60%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.80%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 1 (0.80%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.80%) ITIL
2 22 (17.60%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (12.80%) Service Management
3 16 (12.80%) TDD
4 12 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (8.80%) Mentoring
6 10 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (8.00%) DevOps
7 9 (7.20%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (7.20%) Machine Learning
8 7 (5.60%) ITIL V3
8 7 (5.60%) ITSM
8 7 (5.60%) Load Balancing
8 7 (5.60%) Network Management
9 6 (4.80%) Asset Management
9 6 (4.80%) BDD
9 6 (4.80%) ERP
9 6 (4.80%) MVC
9 6 (4.80%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 14 (11.20%) SQL
3 7 (5.60%) C#
4 1 (0.80%) C
4 1 (0.80%) C++
4 1 (0.80%) Delphi
4 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.80%) VBScript
4 1 (0.80%) VC++
Qualifications
1 21 (16.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (13.60%) MCSE
2 17 (13.60%) Security Cleared
3 16 (12.80%) SC Cleared
4 11 (8.80%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (8.80%) Degree
5 10 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (7.20%) CCNP
7 8 (6.40%) CCA
7 8 (6.40%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (5.60%) MCITP
9 6 (4.80%) MCP
9 6 (4.80%) MCSA
10 4 (3.20%) CCNA
10 4 (3.20%) DBS Check
11 2 (1.60%) A+ Certification
11 2 (1.60%) CCENT
11 2 (1.60%) MCTS
12 1 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.00%) QA
2 8 (6.40%) SLA
3 4 (3.20%) PMO
4 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 62 (49.60%) Active Directory
2 41 (32.80%) Hyper-V
3 30 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (16.00%) XenApp
5 16 (12.80%) XenDesktop
6 12 (9.60%) Terminal Services
7 10 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (8.00%) VirtualBox
7 10 (8.00%) Xen
8 6 (4.80%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.80%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (11.20%) SCCM
2 10 (8.00%) Ansible
2 10 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (8.00%) Puppet
3 2 (1.60%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.80%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.80%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.80%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.80%) MobiControl
4 1 (0.80%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 74 (59.20%) Microsoft
2 52 (41.60%) VMware
3 35 (28.00%) Citrix
4 19 (15.20%) Cisco
5 15 (12.00%) Veeam
6 10 (8.00%) Intel
7 7 (5.60%) F5
7 7 (5.60%) Riverbed
8 3 (2.40%) Google
8 3 (2.40%) SonicWALL
9 2 (1.60%) Apple
9 2 (1.60%) Cognos
9 2 (1.60%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.80%) BMC
10 1 (0.80%) Freescale
10 1 (0.80%) McAfee
10 1 (0.80%) Motorola
10 1 (0.80%) Samsung
10 1 (0.80%) SOTI
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + £30-£40 base + Double OTE + Car
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Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
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Connexus Group of Companies
Salary: Please specify expected salary within your cover letter
Posted: 27 days ago
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