The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Manchester / Salford
Rank 10 3 10
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 9 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 12.33% 31.03% 14.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.00% 81.82% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 7
Median salary £37,747 £21,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.56% -14.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £20,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,550 £40,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.81%  

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 Salford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Salford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 15 11 20
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 20.55% 37.93% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 15
Median salary £37,747 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.63% -3.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £20,300 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £43,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 Salford

Windows
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for Windows in Salford

Windows
Salary Histogram in Salford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Salford over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Salford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Salford region with a requirement for Windows.

1 11 (52.38%) VMware
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
3 7 (33.33%) LAN
3 7 (33.33%) Linux
3 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (28.57%) WAN
5 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
5 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
5 5 (23.81%) VPN
5 5 (23.81%) SQL
5 5 (23.81%) Firewall
6 4 (19.05%) SAN
6 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
6 4 (19.05%) ITIL
6 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
6 4 (19.05%) Windows 10
7 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 3 (14.29%) Document Management
7 3 (14.29%) Office 365
7 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (14.29%) Unix
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 2 (9.52%) Wireless
8 2 (9.52%) Clustering

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft CRM
1 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) IaaS
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) LAN
2 6 (28.57%) WAN
3 5 (23.81%) Firewall
3 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
3 5 (23.81%) VPN
4 4 (19.05%) SAN
5 2 (9.52%) DHCP
5 2 (9.52%) DNS
5 2 (9.52%) Internet
5 2 (9.52%) Skype
5 2 (9.52%) VoIP
5 2 (9.52%) Wireless
5 2 (9.52%) WLAN
6 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) Spotfire
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.76%) Gatling
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 2 (9.52%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
1 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) IT Support
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (9.52%) IT Technician
4 2 (9.52%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Security Operations Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (9.52%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Digital Signage
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
1 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (19.05%) Windows 10
4 3 (14.29%) Unix
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Document Management
3 2 (9.52%) Analytics
3 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (9.52%) Case Management
3 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (9.52%) Data Analytics
3 2 (9.52%) Forensic Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Information Security
3 2 (9.52%) Patch Management
3 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
3 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (9.52%) Security Operations
3 2 (9.52%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) Microservices
4 1 (4.76%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) Ruby
2 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (9.52%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (9.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Nessus
1 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
1 2 (9.52%) Nexpose
1 2 (9.52%) Nmap
1 2 (9.52%) QRadar
1 2 (9.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) VMware
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Apple
3 2 (9.52%) ArcSight
3 2 (9.52%) EMC
3 2 (9.52%) Intel
3 2 (9.52%) Intel Security
3 2 (9.52%) NetWitness
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Qualys
3 2 (9.52%) Remedy
3 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
3 2 (9.52%) Splunk
4 1 (4.76%) AppDynamics
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Pega
4 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft
Salford
RM Plc
Salary: £15000 - £22000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Salford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago