The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 3.23% 12.70% 25.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 50.00% 80.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 19
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £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
6 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 19.35% 25.40% 32.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 24
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,350 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of job ads across the Salford region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 Salford region with a requirement for Windows.

1 12 (85.71%) LAN
2 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (57.14%) Degree
3 8 (57.14%) VPN
3 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
4 7 (50.00%) Client/Server
4 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 7 (50.00%) WAN
4 7 (50.00%) DHCP
4 7 (50.00%) FTP
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (50.00%) DNS
4 7 (50.00%) SYSPRO
4 7 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
7 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 4 (28.57%) Mitel
7 4 (28.57%) CTI
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (28.57%) Windows 10
8 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
8 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 2 (14.29%) Linux
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 1 (7.14%) CCNP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) LAN
2 8 (57.14%) VPN
3 7 (50.00%) DHCP
3 7 (50.00%) DNS
3 7 (50.00%) FTP
3 7 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) CTI
4 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) BGP
5 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (7.14%) Firewall
5 1 (7.14%) IPsec
5 1 (7.14%) MPLS
5 1 (7.14%) Multicast
5 1 (7.14%) OSPF
5 1 (7.14%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (7.14%) tcpdump
5 1 (7.14%) Wireless
5 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) IT Support
1 7 (50.00%) IT Support Technician
1 7 (50.00%) IT Technician
1 7 (50.00%) Support Technician
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Support
3 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Server Support
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) CentOS
5 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) Change Management
1 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
1 1 (7.14%) High Availability
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL
1 1 (7.14%) Low Latency
1 1 (7.14%) Network Design
1 1 (7.14%) Network Management
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) CCSA
2 1 (7.14%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) HND
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) SYSPRO
3 4 (28.57%) Mitel
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
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