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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 15 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 31.91% 12.50% 24.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.56% 35.29% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 9
Median salary £31,600 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.77% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £40,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,598 £48,900 £41,700
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
27 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 57.45% 35.42% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 12
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £31,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £43,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 2 December 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Salford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (45.45%) VMware
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
5 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
6 6 (27.27%) LAN
6 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 5 (22.73%) DNS
7 5 (22.73%) DHCP
7 5 (22.73%) SQL
7 5 (22.73%) Linux
7 5 (22.73%) Windows 10
8 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
8 4 (18.18%) SCOM
8 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 4 (18.18%) SAN
8 4 (18.18%) VoIP
8 4 (18.18%) WAN
9 3 (13.64%) Cisco
9 3 (13.64%) EMC
9 3 (13.64%) .NET
9 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
10 2 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
10 2 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM

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 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft CRM
1 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) LAN
1 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 5 (22.73%) DHCP
2 5 (22.73%) DNS
3 4 (18.18%) SAN
3 4 (18.18%) VoIP
3 4 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (9.09%) CTI
4 2 (9.09%) Firewall
4 2 (9.09%) HTTPS
4 2 (9.09%) SSH
5 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (4.55%) Spotfire
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
1 7 (31.82%) Support Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) IT Support
3 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 2 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (9.09%) IT Technician
4 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Support Technician
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Clustering
1 2 (9.09%) IVR
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) iPad
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (22.73%) Linux
4 5 (22.73%) Windows 10
5 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.55%) Unix
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
1 2 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
1 2 (9.09%) WFM
2 1 (4.55%) CRM
2 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
2 1 (4.55%) Document Management
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL
2 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.55%) System Testing
2 1 (4.55%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) SCOM
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) EMC
4 2 (9.09%) Avaya
4 2 (9.09%) Mitel
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) Remedy
4 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.55%) AppDynamics
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (4.55%) Pega
5 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft