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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 10.26% 25.00% 21.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.36% 68.57% 65.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 13
Average salary £23,750 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.10% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £37,350 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
22 35 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 28.21% 36.46% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 19
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Salford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
3 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 4 (21.05%) XML
4 4 (21.05%) HP
5 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
5 3 (15.79%) ERP
5 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 3 (15.79%) XSL
5 3 (15.79%) VB
5 3 (15.79%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (15.79%) MS Office
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) TDD
5 3 (15.79%) NetApp
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.53%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (10.53%) CMS
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
1 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.26%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) NUnit
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) Gradle
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 2 (10.53%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) IT Support
2 3 (15.79%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) XML
2 3 (15.79%) XSL
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) jQuery
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (10.53%) HTML5
3 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
3 2 (10.53%) CSS3
3 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (10.53%) Ajax
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.53%) JSON
3 2 (10.53%) WCF
4 1 (5.26%) Grails
4 1 (5.26%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) EPoS
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) BBC
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
1 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
2 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) ERP
2 3 (15.79%) Scrum
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) TDD
2 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (15.79%) SDLC
3 2 (10.53%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (10.53%) Software Architecture
3 2 (10.53%) Change Control
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Release Management
4 1 (5.26%) ETL
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Security Hardening
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
1 3 (15.79%) VB
2 2 (10.53%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) MCTS
3 1 (5.26%) MCITP
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) MCP
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
2 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
3 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) HP
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) NetApp
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 3 (15.79%) SYSPRO
4 2 (10.53%) Apigee
4 2 (10.53%) Sitecore
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.26%) WatchGuard
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