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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 14 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 21.21% 22.22% 32.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.78% 66.67% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 3
Average salary £37,500 £24,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% +26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,600 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -1.11%
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
18 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 27.27% 33.33% 48.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 4
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £24,400 £50,000
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 19 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Salford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 15 (46.88%) Degree
2 13 (40.63%) .NET
2 13 (40.63%) XML
2 13 (40.63%) .NET Framework
2 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
3 12 (37.50%) Linux
4 11 (34.38%) Java
4 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
4 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
4 11 (34.38%) SharePoint
5 10 (31.25%) MS Office
5 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 9 (28.13%) VB
7 8 (25.00%) VB.NET
7 8 (25.00%) VBA
7 8 (25.00%) XSL
7 8 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 8 (25.00%) ERP
7 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 8 (25.00%) SYSPRO
7 8 (25.00%) SQL
7 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 8 (25.00%) VBScript
7 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (25.00%) Manufacturing
8 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
8 6 (18.75%) Cisco

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 11 (34.38%) SharePoint
2 8 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
4 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
5 3 (9.38%) IIS
6 1 (3.13%) Apache
6 1 (3.13%) Documentum
6 1 (3.13%) nginx
6 1 (3.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
2 10 (31.25%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) AutoCAD
3 1 (3.13%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) HTTP
2 4 (12.50%) DNS
3 3 (9.38%) SAN
3 3 (9.38%) NAS
4 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) VPN
4 1 (3.13%) MPLS
4 1 (3.13%) Firewall
4 1 (3.13%) Wireless
4 1 (3.13%) VPLS
4 1 (3.13%) Broadband
4 1 (3.13%) LAN
4 1 (3.13%) VoIP
4 1 (3.13%) WAN
4 1 (3.13%) DHCP
4 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (15.63%) Hazelcast
4 1 (3.13%) DataEase
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Maven
2 1 (3.13%) Selenium
2 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.25%) Games
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Support Technician
3 5 (15.63%) HTML Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Network Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Customer Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Customer Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Java Programmer
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) .NET
1 13 (40.63%) XML
1 13 (40.63%) .NET Framework
2 8 (25.00%) XSL
3 6 (18.75%) HTML
3 6 (18.75%) HTML5
4 5 (15.63%) WebGL
4 5 (15.63%) Spring
4 5 (15.63%) XSLT
4 5 (15.63%) J2SE
4 5 (15.63%) JMS
4 5 (15.63%) XML Schema
4 5 (15.63%) Servlets
4 5 (15.63%) Grails
4 5 (15.63%) HTML5 Canvas
5 4 (12.50%) SAX
5 4 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (12.50%) DOM
6 1 (3.13%) REST
6 1 (3.13%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) User Experience
2 5 (15.63%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (9.38%) BBC
4 1 (3.13%) GIS
4 1 (3.13%) LLPG
4 1 (3.13%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Android
2 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) Mac OS
5 2 (6.25%) Debian
5 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
2 8 (25.00%) ERP
2 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL
4 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
4 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) Resource Management
5 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.25%) Network Management
6 1 (3.13%) OOP
6 1 (3.13%) OO
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.13%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.13%) BDD
6 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) Java
2 9 (28.13%) VB
3 8 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 8 (25.00%) VBA
3 8 (25.00%) SQL
3 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (25.00%) VBScript
4 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 5 (15.63%) XPath
6 1 (3.13%) Scala
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (9.38%) MCITP
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.38%) MCSE
3 3 (9.38%) CCNA
3 3 (9.38%) VCAP
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (3.13%) NCIE
4 1 (3.13%) CCA
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) XenApp
2 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Nagios
1 1 (3.13%) Cacti
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) SYSPRO
3 6 (18.75%) Cisco
4 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
5 4 (12.50%) Citrix
5 4 (12.50%) VMware
6 3 (9.38%) Apple
7 2 (6.25%) Sage
8 1 (3.13%) Autodesk
8 1 (3.13%) Juniper
8 1 (3.13%) NetApp
8 1 (3.13%) AppSense
8 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
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