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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 11 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 35.48% 14.86% 13.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.38% 52.38% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 11
Average salary £20,000 £28,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
21 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 67.74% 28.38% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 20
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +84.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £43,000
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 10 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Salford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 14 (66.67%) VMware
2 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 10 (47.62%) LAN
2 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
4 8 (38.10%) WAN
4 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
4 8 (38.10%) VPN
5 7 (33.33%) DNS
5 7 (33.33%) Client/Server
5 7 (33.33%) DHCP
5 7 (33.33%) FTP
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (33.33%) Linux
5 7 (33.33%) SYSPRO
5 7 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
7 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
8 3 (14.29%) Security Operations
8 3 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (14.29%) Adobe
8 3 (14.29%) HP
8 3 (14.29%) Flash
8 3 (14.29%) Unix
8 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 3 (14.29%) C#
8 3 (14.29%) ActionScript
8 3 (14.29%) .NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 (38.10%) MS Exchange
1 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
2 7 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) IIS
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) LAN
2 8 (38.10%) VPN
2 8 (38.10%) WAN
3 7 (33.33%) DHCP
3 7 (33.33%) DNS
3 7 (33.33%) FTP
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall
5 1 (4.76%) BGP
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.76%) CTI
5 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (4.76%) IPsec
5 1 (4.76%) MPLS
5 1 (4.76%) OSPF
5 1 (4.76%) SAN
5 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) tcpdump
5 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
General
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) IT Support
1 7 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
1 7 (33.33%) IT Technician
1 7 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 3 (14.29%) Android Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) iOS Android Developer
2 3 (14.29%) iOS Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
1 3 (14.29%) Adobe AIR
1 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 3 (14.29%) Flash
2 2 (9.52%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
3 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 3 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.76%) BBC
5 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
3 3 (14.29%) Android
3 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 3 (14.29%) Unix
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) CentOS
4 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Android Development
1 3 (14.29%) Information Security
1 3 (14.29%) iOS Development
1 3 (14.29%) Security Operations
1 3 (14.29%) SIEM
2 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
2 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Change Management
3 1 (4.76%) ISMS
3 1 (4.76%) Low Latency
3 1 (4.76%) Network Design
3 1 (4.76%) Network Management
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.76%) Product Management
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
3 1 (4.76%) Release Management
3 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) ActionScript
1 3 (14.29%) ActionScript 3.0
1 3 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) CCSA
3 1 (4.76%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CISSP
3 1 (4.76%) HND
3 1 (4.76%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (33.33%) SYSPRO
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) Adobe
4 3 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) F5
5 1 (4.76%) Mitel
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.76%) Splunk
5 1 (4.76%) WatchGuard
Salford, Lancashire
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