Period
to 25 October 2020

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 25 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 129 109 177
Rank change year-on-year -20 +68 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 28 173 125
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.07% 2.68% 1.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.15% 12.64% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 21 157 100
Median annual salary £24,000 £28,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -13.85% +30.00%
10th Percentile £19,500 £21,150 £19,675
90th Percentile £49,273 £52,500 £50,125
North West median annual salary £31,250 £27,500 £29,750
% change year-on-year +13.64% -7.56% +17.82%

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 455 1,369 1,661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.33% 21.17% 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 389 1,049 1,382
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,650 £23,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £68,000 £68,947 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +2.56%

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 25 October 2020.

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 25 October 2020. 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 +30 5 £24,000 +15.66% 2
Salford +23 2 £25,500 -43.33% 1
Oldham +7 1 £27,500 -15.38%
Bury - 1 £19,500 -
Windows 10
North West

For the 6 months to 25 October 2020, 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
3 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 15 (53.57%) Office 365
5 14 (50.00%) LAN
6 13 (46.43%) WAN
7 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
7 12 (42.86%) DNS
7 12 (42.86%) Windows Server
8 11 (39.29%) Citrix
8 11 (39.29%) DHCP
9 10 (35.71%) VPN
10 9 (32.14%) Firewall
10 9 (32.14%) VMware
10 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
11 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
12 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
12 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
13 6 (21.43%) Sophos
13 6 (21.43%) SLA
13 6 (21.43%) Azure
13 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2016
14 5 (17.86%) SCCM
14 5 (17.86%) Cisco
14 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (17.86%) SAN
14 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
14 5 (17.86%) ITIL

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 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (53.57%) Office 365
2 6 (21.43%) Azure
3 2 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (7.14%) OneDrive
4 1 (3.57%) IaaS
4 1 (3.57%) Mimecast
4 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) LAN
2 13 (46.43%) WAN
3 12 (42.86%) DNS
4 11 (39.29%) DHCP
5 10 (35.71%) VPN
6 9 (32.14%) Firewall
7 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 5 (17.86%) SAN
9 4 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (10.71%) SSL
10 3 (10.71%) VLAN
10 3 (10.71%) VoIP
11 2 (7.14%) FTP
11 2 (7.14%) IPsec
11 2 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (7.14%) WLAN
12 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (3.57%) OSPF
12 1 (3.57%) Skype
12 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (10.71%) Law
2 2 (7.14%) Electronics
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Local Government
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (21.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) IT Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) IT Support
3 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
6 2 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.71%) Driving Licence
2 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.57%) Handset
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) PKI
3 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (10.71%) Linux
8 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (7.14%) Analytical Thinking
4 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.14%) CRM
4 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Presales
4 2 (7.14%) Product Management
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Storage Management
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.57%) SDLC
5 1 (3.57%) Software Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (14.29%) MCP
3 3 (10.71%) MCSA
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (7.14%) MCITP
4 2 (7.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
2 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.71%) XenApp
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (3.57%) BitLocker
6 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) WSUS
3 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.57%) Nagios
3 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) Citrix
3 9 (32.14%) VMware
4 6 (21.43%) Sophos
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco
6 3 (10.71%) Apple
7 2 (7.14%) Draytek
7 2 (7.14%) ESET
7 2 (7.14%) HP
7 2 (7.14%) Huawei
7 2 (7.14%) SonicWALL
7 2 (7.14%) Veeam
7 2 (7.14%) Wyse
7 2 (7.14%) ZyXEL
8 1 (3.57%) Aruba
8 1 (3.57%) iManage
8 1 (3.57%) Meraki
8 1 (3.57%) NETGEAR
8 1 (3.57%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (3.57%) Verint