The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 12 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 18 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 23.68% 16.05% 4.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.06% 72.22% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 3
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £40,589
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% +6.55%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Windows
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Salford region.

Operating Systems Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 40.79% 22.22% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 13
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Salford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Windows
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Windows Salary Trend in Salford

Windows
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Salford region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Salford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Salford region citing 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 Windows.

1 23 (54.76%) Java
2 22 (52.38%) XML
3 19 (45.24%) Linux
3 19 (45.24%) Software Engineering
4 16 (38.10%) HTTP
5 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 14 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 13 (30.95%) Grails
6 13 (30.95%) WebSphere
6 13 (30.95%) Spring
6 13 (30.95%) Maven
6 13 (30.95%) J2SE
6 13 (30.95%) Hazelcast
7 12 (28.57%) XSLT
7 12 (28.57%) Android
8 10 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (23.81%) .NET Framework
8 10 (23.81%) XPath
8 10 (23.81%) DOM
8 10 (23.81%) Servlets
8 10 (23.81%) Tomcat
8 10 (23.81%) .NET
8 10 (23.81%) SQL
8 10 (23.81%) XML Schema
8 10 (23.81%) JMS
8 10 (23.81%) SAX
8 10 (23.81%) Red Hat
8 10 (23.81%) WebSphere MQ
9 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 8 (19.05%) Degree

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Salford region citing 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 Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (30.95%) WebSphere
2 10 (23.81%) Tomcat
3 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (7.14%) IIS
6 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
7 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (38.10%) HTTP
2 4 (9.52%) DNS
3 3 (7.14%) SAN
3 3 (7.14%) Internet
3 3 (7.14%) NAS
4 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.38%) VPN
5 1 (2.38%) MPLS
5 1 (2.38%) Firewall
5 1 (2.38%) VPLS
5 1 (2.38%) Broadband
5 1 (2.38%) LAN
5 1 (2.38%) VoIP
5 1 (2.38%) WAN
5 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) Hazelcast
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 4 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (7.14%) MySQL
6 1 (2.38%) MS Access
6 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Maven
2 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 4 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.76%) Games
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) HTML Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Software Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Support Technician
6 4 (9.52%) Customer Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Customer Support Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Network Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Applications Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Consultant
9 1 (2.38%) DBA
9 1 (2.38%) Programmer
9 1 (2.38%) Technical Support
9 1 (2.38%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (52.38%) XML
2 13 (30.95%) J2SE
2 13 (30.95%) Spring
2 13 (30.95%) Grails
3 12 (28.57%) XSLT
4 10 (23.81%) DOM
4 10 (23.81%) .NET
4 10 (23.81%) Servlets
4 10 (23.81%) .NET Framework
4 10 (23.81%) JMS
4 10 (23.81%) XML Schema
4 10 (23.81%) SAX
4 10 (23.81%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (14.29%) HTML
5 6 (14.29%) HTML5
5 6 (14.29%) WebGL
5 6 (14.29%) HTML5 Canvas
6 4 (9.52%) XSL
7 3 (7.14%) Web Services
7 3 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.29%) 3D Graphics
2 6 (14.29%) User Experience
3 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) iPhone
5 1 (2.38%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) Linux
2 12 (28.57%) Android
3 10 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
5 4 (9.52%) Windows 8
6 3 (7.14%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.76%) Windows 2000
7 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Software Engineering
2 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 6 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (11.90%) ERP
3 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (7.14%) Benchmarking
4 3 (7.14%) ITIL
4 3 (7.14%) UML
4 3 (7.14%) OO
4 3 (7.14%) TDD
4 3 (7.14%) Pair Programming
4 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (7.14%) Line Management
4 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.76%) Network Architecture
5 2 (4.76%) Business Development
5 2 (4.76%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) Java
2 10 (23.81%) SQL
2 10 (23.81%) XPath
3 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.52%) VBScript
4 4 (9.52%) VB
4 4 (9.52%) VB.NET
4 4 (9.52%) VBA
5 3 (7.14%) C
5 3 (7.14%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) C#
6 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) MCITP
2 4 (9.52%) MCSE
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (7.14%) CCNA
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.14%) VCAP
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Nagios
1 1 (2.38%) Cacti
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Red Hat
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.52%) Citrix
3 4 (9.52%) Cisco
3 4 (9.52%) Apple
3 4 (9.52%) VMware
3 4 (9.52%) SYSPRO
4 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.38%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) Juniper
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