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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Manchester / Salford
Rank 5 1 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 9 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 16.98% 37.50% 13.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.82% 63.16% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 5
Median salary £37,747 £20,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+88.73% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £20,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,550 £41,350 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%

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
11 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 20.75% 59.38% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 14
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £20,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £43,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Salford region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Salford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Salford region with a requirement for Windows.

1 12 (54.55%) VMware
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
5 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (36.36%) LAN
6 7 (31.82%) Linux
6 7 (31.82%) WAN
7 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
8 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
8 5 (22.73%) Firewall
8 5 (22.73%) VPN
8 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
9 4 (18.18%) VoIP
9 4 (18.18%) ITIL
9 4 (18.18%) SQL
9 4 (18.18%) DNS
9 4 (18.18%) DHCP
9 4 (18.18%) SAN
9 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
9 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
10 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (13.64%) Office 365
10 3 (13.64%) SCOM
10 3 (13.64%) Document Management
10 3 (13.64%) SQL Server

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 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) IaaS
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) LAN
2 7 (31.82%) WAN
3 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 5 (22.73%) Firewall
4 5 (22.73%) VPN
5 4 (18.18%) DHCP
5 4 (18.18%) DNS
5 4 (18.18%) SAN
5 4 (18.18%) VoIP
6 2 (9.09%) Internet
6 2 (9.09%) Skype
6 2 (9.09%) Wireless
6 2 (9.09%) WLAN
7 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
7 1 (4.55%) SSH
7 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) IT Support
4 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 2 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (9.09%) IT Technician
5 2 (9.09%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Security Operations Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Support Technician
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
1 2 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Clustering
1 2 (9.09%) Cyber Attack
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (4.55%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
2 7 (31.82%) Linux
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
6 3 (13.64%) Unix
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Document Management
3 2 (9.09%) Analytics
3 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (9.09%) Case Management
3 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (9.09%) Data Analytics
3 2 (9.09%) Forensic Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Information Security
3 2 (9.09%) Patch Management
3 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
3 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (9.09%) Security Operations
3 2 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (4.55%) Coaching
4 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.55%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.55%) CCNP
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCOM
2 2 (9.09%) Nessus
2 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 2 (9.09%) Nexpose
2 2 (9.09%) Nmap
2 2 (9.09%) QRadar
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) VMware
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Apple
3 2 (9.09%) ArcSight
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) EMC
3 2 (9.09%) Intel
3 2 (9.09%) Intel Security
3 2 (9.09%) NetWitness
3 2 (9.09%) Qualys
3 2 (9.09%) Remedy
3 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
3 2 (9.09%) Splunk
4 1 (4.55%) AppDynamics
4 1 (4.55%) Avaya
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Pega
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