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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 11.11% 18.64% 23.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.44% 57.89% 72.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 18
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.91%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
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
9 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 25.00% 32.20% 32.47%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 25
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 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
Salford, Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
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