The table below looks at the statistics for X-Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited X-Windows over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
X-Windows
Rank 177 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing X-Windows 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.053% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £25,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+59.00% -34.64%
X-Windows
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1624 1863 2059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.08% 46.93% 50.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1415 1609 1881
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

X-Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing X-Windows across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

X-Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

X-Windows
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing X-Windows across the Manchester region.

X-Windows Salary Trend in Manchester

X-Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing X-Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited X-Windows.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) EqualLogic
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Wyse
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (75.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (75.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003

X-Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing X-Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited X-Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (75.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (75.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Wyse
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec