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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 13.70% 13.33% 21.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.63% 47.62% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 9
Average salary £25,000 £23,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -29.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,000 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £25,450 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +2.81%
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
19 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 26.03% 28.00% 43.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 11
Average salary £42,500 £23,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.78% -29.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,000 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £32,500 £31,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 February 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Salford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 9 (37.50%) .NET
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
1 9 (37.50%) .NET Framework
2 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (29.17%) XML
3 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
3 7 (29.17%) VB
4 6 (25.00%) HTML
4 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (25.00%) MS Office
4 6 (25.00%) ERP
4 6 (25.00%) XSL
4 6 (25.00%) HTML5
4 6 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (25.00%) SYSPRO
4 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
5 5 (20.83%) Java
6 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 4 (16.67%) VBA
6 4 (16.67%) SQL
6 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (16.67%) VBScript
6 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.67%) Citrix
6 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
2 6 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (8.33%) CMS
3 2 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (4.17%) nginx
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) Node.js
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.17%) Documentum
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) AutoCAD
3 1 (4.17%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) DHCP
2 2 (8.33%) Wireless
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.17%) NAS
3 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.17%) HTTP
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) DataEase
4 1 (4.17%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) NUnit
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.17%) Maven
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) IT Support
3 4 (16.67%) Support Technician
4 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) HTML Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Customer Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) .NET
1 9 (37.50%) .NET Framework
2 7 (29.17%) XML
3 6 (25.00%) XSL
3 6 (25.00%) HTML
3 6 (25.00%) HTML5
4 3 (12.50%) WebGL
4 3 (12.50%) CSS3
4 3 (12.50%) HTML5 Canvas
4 3 (12.50%) CSS
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.33%) Ajax
5 2 (8.33%) jQuery
5 2 (8.33%) JSON
5 2 (8.33%) WCF
5 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.50%) User Experience
3 3 (12.50%) BBC
3 3 (12.50%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (4.17%) LLPG
4 1 (4.17%) PDA
4 1 (4.17%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
2 2 (8.33%) Debian
2 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
2 2 (8.33%) Mac OS
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) UNIX
3 1 (4.17%) Android
3 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) ERP
2 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) TDD
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (12.50%) Network Management
5 2 (8.33%) Change Control
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (8.33%) Software Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL
5 2 (8.33%) MVC
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.17%) OOP
6 1 (4.17%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) VB
2 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) Java
4 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 4 (16.67%) VBA
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 4 (16.67%) VBScript
5 2 (8.33%) C#
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
6 1 (4.17%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) XPath
6 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.17%) MCITP
3 1 (4.17%) NCIE
3 1 (4.17%) VCAP
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) CCA
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) XenApp
2 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) SYSPRO
3 4 (16.67%) Citrix
3 4 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) Sitecore
5 2 (8.33%) Sage
5 2 (8.33%) NetApp
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) Autodesk
6 1 (4.17%) AppSense
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