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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Manchester / Sale
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 5 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sale 28.57% 13.64% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Median salary £32,500 £22,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.72% -  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,661
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.35%  

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 9 3 0
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sale 42.86% 13.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 0
Median salary £32,500 £22,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.72% -  
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

Windows
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sale

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
1 6 (60.00%) Scrum
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) TDD
1 6 (60.00%) NUnit
1 6 (60.00%) NHibernate
1 6 (60.00%) WinForms
1 6 (60.00%) Streaming Music
1 6 (60.00%) WCF
1 6 (60.00%) WPF
1 6 (60.00%) Kanban
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (60.00%) MVVM
1 6 (60.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (60.00%) Moq
1 6 (60.00%) BDD
1 6 (60.00%) Web Application Development
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) VLAN
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) IPv6
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Remote Desktop

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) IPv6
1 3 (30.00%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (30.00%) VLAN
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Moq
1 6 (60.00%) NUnit
1 6 (60.00%) Rhino Mocks
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 6 (60.00%) NHibernate
1 6 (60.00%) WCF
1 6 (60.00%) WinForms
1 6 (60.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Streaming Music
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) BDD
1 6 (60.00%) Kanban
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
1 6 (60.00%) MVVM
1 6 (60.00%) Scrum
1 6 (60.00%) TDD
1 6 (60.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix