The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sale with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Manchester / Sale
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 4 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sale 40.00% 7.14% 9.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £20,000 £32,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.46% +58.53%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Sale with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Sale
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2 3 4
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sale 40.00% 21.43% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Median salary £20,000 £38,750 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -48.38% +84.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Sale

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sale citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Sale

Windows
Salary Trend in Sale

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows in Sale.

Salary trend for Windows in Sale

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sale region with a requirement for Windows.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) WinForms
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) NUnit
2 6 (75.00%) WCF
2 6 (75.00%) WPF
2 6 (75.00%) Kanban
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (75.00%) MVVM
2 6 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (75.00%) Moq
2 6 (75.00%) BDD
2 6 (75.00%) NHibernate
2 6 (75.00%) Streaming Music
2 6 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 6 (75.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Network Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) MCP
4 1 (12.50%) MCSA
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sale 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Moq
1 6 (75.00%) NUnit
1 6 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Technician
2 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
2 1 (12.50%) Junior IT Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 6 (75.00%) NHibernate
1 6 (75.00%) WCF
1 6 (75.00%) WinForms
1 6 (75.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Greenfield Project
1 6 (75.00%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) BDD
1 6 (75.00%) Kanban
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
1 6 (75.00%) MVVM
1 6 (75.00%) Scrum
1 6 (75.00%) TDD
1 6 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft