Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 152 120 136
Rank change year-on-year -32 +16 +56
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 41 101 139
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.11% 2.16% 2.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.55% 10.44% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 34 78 115
10th Percentile £19,300 £21,600 £20,500
25th Percentile £21,250 £25,563 £23,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £27,500 £29,000 £28,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.17% +1.75% -1.72%
75th Percentile £43,750 £46,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £46,375 £60,375 £47,500
North West median annual salary £27,500 £28,250 £28,000
% change year-on-year -2.65% +0.89% -1.75%

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 739 967 1,335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.95% 20.66% 21.35%
Number of salaries quoted 648 759 1,060
10th Percentile £30,875 £25,850 £23,725
25th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £57,125
90th Percentile £67,875 £65,250 £65,125
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +21 4 £23,000 -
Bury +1 1 £27,500 +37.50%
Windows 10
North West

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (63.41%) Active Directory
3 25 (60.98%) Microsoft 365
4 16 (39.02%) Windows Server
4 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
5 14 (34.15%) ITIL
5 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Office
6 12 (29.27%) LAN
7 11 (26.83%) WAN
8 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (21.95%) VPN
9 9 (21.95%) Linux
10 8 (19.51%) DNS
11 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
11 7 (17.07%) MCSE
11 7 (17.07%) Cisco
11 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (17.07%) Sophos
11 7 (17.07%) Project Management
11 7 (17.07%) Firewall
11 7 (17.07%) VLAN
11 7 (17.07%) SCCM
11 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (17.07%) Server Virtualisation
12 6 (14.63%) Analytical Thinking
12 6 (14.63%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (14.63%) Storage Management
12 6 (14.63%) WSUS
12 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
12 6 (14.63%) ZyXEL

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 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 25 (60.98%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (9.76%) Azure
3 1 (2.44%) Google Workspace
3 1 (2.44%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) LAN
2 11 (26.83%) WAN
3 9 (21.95%) VPN
4 8 (19.51%) DNS
5 7 (17.07%) Firewall
5 7 (17.07%) VLAN
6 6 (14.63%) FTP
6 6 (14.63%) IPsec
6 6 (14.63%) SSL
6 6 (14.63%) WLAN
7 1 (2.44%) DHCP
7 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.44%) SAN
7 1 (2.44%) Softphone
7 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Data Mining
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (14.63%) Electronics
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) IT Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Support Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (12.20%) IT Support
5 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 4 (9.76%) Service Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Support Technician
6 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Desktop Support
6 3 (7.32%) IT Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Support Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Desktop Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Desktop Support Manager
7 2 (4.88%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) SOAP
1 2 (4.88%) Web Services
2 1 (2.44%) CSS
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.88%) Handset
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (39.02%) Windows Server
3 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (21.95%) Linux
5 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (4.88%) Android
7 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.44%) CentOS
8 1 (2.44%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) ITIL
2 7 (17.07%) Project Management
2 7 (17.07%) Server Virtualisation
3 6 (14.63%) Analytical Thinking
3 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
3 6 (14.63%) CRM
3 6 (14.63%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (14.63%) Storage Management
4 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
4 3 (7.32%) ERP
4 3 (7.32%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.88%) Data Integration
5 2 (4.88%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.88%) Service Management
5 2 (4.88%) Strategic Roadmap
5 2 (4.88%) Strategic Thinking
5 2 (4.88%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) ActionScript
2 2 (4.88%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (2.44%) C
3 1 (2.44%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) MCSE
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (14.63%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (14.63%) MCITP
2 6 (14.63%) MCSA
3 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 26 (63.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.32%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) SCCM
2 6 (14.63%) WSUS
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.44%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.44%) cPanel
4 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.44%) Plesk
4 1 (2.44%) WMI
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) Cisco
2 7 (17.07%) Sophos
3 6 (14.63%) ZyXEL
4 5 (12.20%) Apple
4 5 (12.20%) SAP
5 4 (9.76%) VMware
6 2 (4.88%) Citrix
6 2 (4.88%) Google
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle
7 1 (2.44%) Meraki
7 1 (2.44%) Remedy
7 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.44%) Veeam
7 1 (2.44%) Veritas