Period
to 21 June 2018

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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 8 9
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 127 122 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 19.69% 18.63% 20.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.89% 81.33% 80.79%
Number of salaries quoted 93 109 112
Warrington median annual salary £41,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.33% -14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £25,500 £19,000 £20,150
90th Percentile £66,250 £47,500 £47,500
Cheshire median annual salary £38,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year +16.92% +4.84% -15.07%

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 157 150 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 24.34% 22.90% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 110 135 130
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% - +12.90%
10th Percentile £25,500 £19,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £47,500 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £40,500 £36,750 £34,140
% change year-on-year +10.20% +7.65% -8.96%

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 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Warrington

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, 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 59 (46.46%) Active Directory
2 52 (40.94%) VMware
3 48 (37.80%) Microsoft
4 46 (36.22%) Linux
5 45 (35.43%) Windows Server
6 36 (28.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 36 (28.35%) Hyper-V
7 35 (27.56%) Microsoft Azure
8 34 (26.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 34 (26.77%) DevOps
9 33 (25.98%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (25.20%) Amazon AWS
10 32 (25.20%) Microsoft Office
11 30 (23.62%) SQL Server
12 28 (22.05%) Microsoft Certification
12 28 (22.05%) Ansible
13 27 (21.26%) Office 365
14 26 (20.47%) Continuous Delivery
14 26 (20.47%) MCSE
14 26 (20.47%) Citrix
14 26 (20.47%) Git (software)
15 24 (18.90%) Windows Server 2012
16 23 (18.11%) PowerShell
17 21 (16.54%) Jenkins
18 20 (15.75%) Opscode Chef
18 20 (15.75%) Security Cleared
18 20 (15.75%) Puppet
18 20 (15.75%) VirtualBox
18 20 (15.75%) Xen
18 20 (15.75%) DNS

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 13 (10.24%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (7.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (4.72%) IIS
4 3 (2.36%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.36%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.57%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.79%) Moodle
6 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 32 (25.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.51%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 35 (27.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (25.20%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (21.26%) Office 365
4 11 (8.66%) NuGet
5 2 (1.57%) IaaS
6 1 (0.79%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.79%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.75%) DNS
2 15 (11.81%) LAN
3 14 (11.02%) WAN
4 13 (10.24%) Network Security
5 12 (9.45%) Remote Desktop
6 11 (8.66%) SAN
6 11 (8.66%) VPN
7 10 (7.87%) Skype
8 7 (5.51%) DHCP
9 6 (4.72%) Wireshark
10 5 (3.94%) Firewall
10 5 (3.94%) SSH
11 3 (2.36%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (2.36%) MPLS
11 3 (2.36%) VLAN
11 3 (2.36%) VoIP
12 2 (1.57%) 4G
12 2 (1.57%) TCP/IP
13 1 (0.79%) SSL
13 1 (0.79%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (23.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.30%) MySQL
3 3 (2.36%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.79%) DTS
5 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (20.47%) Git (software)
2 21 (16.54%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.57%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.57%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.79%) Chocolatey
4 1 (0.79%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.79%) WiX
General
1 12 (9.45%) Finance
2 3 (2.36%) Advertising
3 1 (0.79%) Games
3 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.79%) Marketing
3 1 (0.79%) Retail
3 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (23.62%) Support Engineer
2 26 (20.47%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (17.32%) Lead DevOps
4 21 (16.54%) IT Engineer
5 19 (14.96%) IT Support
5 19 (14.96%) Systems Engineer
6 17 (13.39%) IT Support Engineer
6 17 (13.39%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 16 (12.60%) Team Leader
8 14 (11.02%) Desktop Support
9 13 (10.24%) Architect
9 13 (10.24%) Field Engineer
9 13 (10.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (9.45%) Desktop Engineer
10 12 (9.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 12 (9.45%) Field Support Engineer
10 12 (9.45%) Technical Architect
11 9 (7.09%) Analyst
11 9 (7.09%) Applications Support
12 8 (6.30%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.51%) Software Packaging
2 6 (4.72%) Web Services
3 2 (1.57%) CSS
3 2 (1.57%) HTML
4 1 (0.79%) .NET
4 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.79%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.79%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.79%) COM
4 1 (0.79%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.79%) Flash
4 1 (0.79%) Laravel
4 1 (0.79%) React
4 1 (0.79%) React Native
4 1 (0.79%) Sass
4 1 (0.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.45%) Fat Client
1 12 (9.45%) Thin Client
2 11 (8.66%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (7.87%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.72%) Private Cloud
5 5 (3.94%) Fintech
6 4 (3.15%) Replication
7 3 (2.36%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.57%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.57%) iPhone
9 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.79%) iSeries
9 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (36.22%) Linux
2 45 (35.43%) Windows Server
3 34 (26.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (18.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (11.02%) Windows 10
6 13 (10.24%) Windows 7
7 7 (5.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.15%) Unix
9 3 (2.36%) AIX
9 3 (2.36%) Android
10 2 (1.57%) HPUX
10 2 (1.57%) Solaris
11 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.77%) DevOps
2 33 (25.98%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (20.47%) Continuous Delivery
4 19 (14.96%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (13.39%) ITIL
6 15 (11.81%) Configuration Management
7 14 (11.02%) Presales
8 13 (10.24%) Project Management
9 12 (9.45%) Customer Requirements
9 12 (9.45%) Enterprise Architecture
9 12 (9.45%) Programme Management
9 12 (9.45%) Server Virtualisation
9 12 (9.45%) TDD
9 12 (9.45%) Vendor Relationship Management
10 9 (7.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (6.30%) High Availability
12 7 (5.51%) Application Packaging
12 7 (5.51%) Robotic Process Automation
12 7 (5.51%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.11%) PowerShell
2 16 (12.60%) SQL
3 5 (3.94%) Bash Shell
3 5 (3.94%) Shell Script
4 4 (3.15%) Python
5 2 (1.57%) Java
6 1 (0.79%) C#
6 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.79%) PHP
6 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (22.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (20.47%) MCSE
3 20 (15.75%) Security Cleared
4 15 (11.81%) MCP
5 9 (7.09%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (6.30%) CCNA
6 8 (6.30%) SC Cleared
7 7 (5.51%) Degree
8 6 (4.72%) CCNP
9 5 (3.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (3.94%) MCSA
9 5 (3.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.57%) MCITP
11 1 (0.79%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.60%) QA
2 5 (3.94%) GDPR
3 1 (0.79%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (46.46%) Active Directory
2 36 (28.35%) Hyper-V
2 36 (28.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (15.75%) VirtualBox
3 20 (15.75%) Xen
4 10 (7.87%) KVM
5 7 (5.51%) Docker
5 7 (5.51%) Terminal Services
5 7 (5.51%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (4.72%) vSphere
7 5 (3.94%) XenApp
7 5 (3.94%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (22.05%) Ansible
2 20 (15.75%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (15.75%) Puppet
3 9 (7.09%) Terraform
4 8 (6.30%) SCCM
5 5 (3.94%) Kubernetes
5 5 (3.94%) Rancher
6 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 52 (40.94%) VMware
2 48 (37.80%) Microsoft
3 26 (20.47%) Citrix
4 13 (10.24%) Cisco
5 12 (9.45%) IBM
5 12 (9.45%) Intel
6 10 (7.87%) Veeam
7 7 (5.51%) BMC
7 7 (5.51%) Remedy
8 4 (3.15%) Dell
8 4 (3.15%) Oracle
9 3 (2.36%) HP
10 2 (1.57%) NetApp
10 2 (1.57%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.79%) Avaya
11 1 (0.79%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.79%) Meraki
11 1 (0.79%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.79%) Samsung
11 1 (0.79%) Symantec