Period
to 16 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Windows 10 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 10 over the 6 months to 16 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 129 98 138
Rank change year-on-year -31 +40 +25
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 42 162 148
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.37% 2.85% 2.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.19% 13.29% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 32 141 132
Median annual salary £24,000 £30,894 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.31% -4.94% +27.45%
10th Percentile £18,775 £21,250 £20,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £61,250 £48,400
North West median annual salary £28,750 £28,000 £31,750
% change year-on-year +2.68% -11.81% +22.12%

Windows 10 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 584 1,219 1,621
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.12% 21.47% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 510 981 1,362
Median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% -4.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,000 £22,775
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,750 £66,836
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% +2.50%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in Manchester

Windows 10
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows 10 in Manchester.

Salary trend for Windows 10 in Manchester

Windows 10
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows 10 in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Windows 10 in Manchester

Windows 10
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 10 within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 16 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +27 5 £24,000 +20.00% 2
Salford +18 1 £26,000 -42.22%
Bury +7 1 £19,500 -2.50%
Oldham +5 1 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Windows 10
North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2021, IT jobs citing Windows 10 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (59.52%) Active Directory
3 21 (50.00%) Office 365
3 21 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
5 18 (42.86%) LAN
6 17 (40.48%) DNS
6 17 (40.48%) Microsoft Office
7 16 (38.10%) WAN
7 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (33.33%) VPN
9 13 (30.95%) MS Exchange
10 12 (28.57%) ITIL
10 12 (28.57%) Firewall
11 11 (26.19%) DHCP
12 10 (23.81%) Sophos
12 10 (23.81%) Citrix
13 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (21.43%) SLA
13 9 (21.43%) Cisco
14 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
14 8 (19.05%) Azure
15 7 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
15 7 (16.67%) SSL
15 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
15 7 (16.67%) Linux
15 7 (16.67%) MCSE
15 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (16.67%) VMware
15 7 (16.67%) VLAN

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (30.95%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 21 (50.00%) Office 365
2 8 (19.05%) Azure
3 2 (4.76%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.38%) G Suite
4 1 (2.38%) IaaS
4 1 (2.38%) Mimecast
4 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (42.86%) LAN
2 17 (40.48%) DNS
3 16 (38.10%) WAN
4 14 (33.33%) VPN
5 12 (28.57%) Firewall
6 11 (26.19%) DHCP
7 7 (16.67%) SSL
7 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 7 (16.67%) VLAN
8 6 (14.29%) FTP
8 6 (14.29%) IPsec
8 6 (14.29%) WLAN
9 4 (9.52%) SAN
9 4 (9.52%) VoIP
9 4 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (2.38%) BGP
10 1 (2.38%) NetScaler
10 1 (2.38%) OSPF
10 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
10 1 (2.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Data Mining
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (14.29%) Electronics
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Law
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) IT Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) IT Support
3 8 (19.05%) Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) IT Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) SOAP
1 2 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) CSS
2 1 (2.38%) HTML
2 1 (2.38%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.76%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.76%) Handset
3 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) PKI
3 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
5 7 (16.67%) Linux
6 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2016
7 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2019
9 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) ITIL
2 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 6 (14.29%) Analytical Thinking
3 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 6 (14.29%) CRM
3 6 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (14.29%) Project Management
3 6 (14.29%) Storage Management
4 4 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.14%) ERP
5 3 (7.14%) Migration
5 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.76%) Data Integration
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (4.76%) Product Management
6 2 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Strategic Thinking
6 2 (4.76%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.76%) ActionScript
3 2 (4.76%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (16.67%) MCSE
3 6 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (14.29%) MCITP
3 6 (14.29%) MCSA
4 2 (4.76%) MCP
5 1 (2.38%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (59.52%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.14%) XenApp
4 2 (4.76%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 1 (2.38%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.38%) vSphere
5 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) WSUS
2 5 (11.90%) SCCM
3 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.38%) cPanel
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.38%) Plesk
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.81%) Citrix
2 10 (23.81%) Sophos
3 9 (21.43%) Cisco
4 7 (16.67%) VMware
5 6 (14.29%) ZyXEL
6 5 (11.90%) SAP
7 3 (7.14%) Apple
8 2 (4.76%) Draytek
8 2 (4.76%) ESET
8 2 (4.76%) Meraki
8 2 (4.76%) Oracle
8 2 (4.76%) Veeam
8 2 (4.76%) Wyse
9 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.38%) Google
9 1 (2.38%) Huawei
9 1 (2.38%) NETGEAR
9 1 (2.38%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.38%) Verint