Period
to 17 January 2019

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 6 months to 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 4 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 23 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 15.75% 23.15% 21.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.65% 56.82% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 18
Salford median annual salary £30,000 £26,250 £31,600
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -16.93% -15.73%
10th Percentile £22,500 £18,500 £20,625
90th Percentile £46,500 £37,700 £38,000
Manchester median annual salary £43,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +24.29% -6.67% -

Windows 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 Salford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Salford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 34 44 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 23.29% 40.74% 37.23%
Number of salaries quoted 30 39 33
Salford median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,328
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.02% +7.51%
10th Percentile £21,250 £18,500 £22,600
90th Percentile £47,350 £66,500 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +2.56%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Salford.

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 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows in Salford

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT jobs citing Windows 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 Salford region with a requirement for Windows.

1 11 (47.83%) Windows Server
2 10 (43.48%) Office 365
2 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 9 (39.13%) Firewall
4 8 (34.78%) SQL
5 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
5 7 (30.43%) Citrix
5 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
6 6 (26.09%) VMware
6 6 (26.09%) ITIL
6 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
6 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
6 6 (26.09%) LAN
6 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
6 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (21.74%) Skype
7 5 (21.74%) Skype for Business
7 5 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (21.74%) Cisco
7 5 (21.74%) WAN
7 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (21.74%) SCCM
7 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (17.39%) XenServer
8 4 (17.39%) XenDesktop
8 4 (17.39%) HP

Windows
Co-occurring 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 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
1 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (21.74%) Skype for Business
3 2 (8.70%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (43.48%) Office 365
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.70%) IaaS
4 1 (4.35%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) LAN
2 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
3 5 (21.74%) Skype
3 5 (21.74%) WAN
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (13.04%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (13.04%) VoIP
4 3 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (8.70%) NetScaler
6 1 (4.35%) Broadband
6 1 (4.35%) LLU
6 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JUnit
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Billing
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) IT Support
4 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) ERP Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) ERP Support
4 3 (13.04%) IT Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
2 3 (13.04%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) J2SE
3 2 (8.70%) Java EE
3 2 (8.70%) REST
3 2 (8.70%) Spring
3 2 (8.70%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (4.35%) Code First Entity Framework
4 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
4 1 (4.35%) Node.js
4 1 (4.35%) RESTful
4 1 (4.35%) WCF
4 1 (4.35%) WinForms
4 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows Server
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.04%) Android
4 3 (13.04%) Linux
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) CentOS
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) ERP
3 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
3 3 (13.04%) Line Management
3 3 (13.04%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (13.04%) TDD
4 2 (8.70%) Change Control
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 2 (8.70%) CRM
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) IT Strategy
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
4 2 (8.70%) ITSM
4 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
4 2 (8.70%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (8.70%) Web Development
5 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) C++
3 2 (8.70%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) HNC
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.35%) MCDST
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
3 1 (4.35%) MCSA
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
2 2 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
3 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) XenDesktop
3 4 (17.39%) XenServer
4 3 (13.04%) vSphere
4 3 (13.04%) XenApp
5 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (4.35%) Terminal Server
6 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.35%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) DameWare
3 2 (8.70%) SCVMM
3 2 (8.70%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) Citrix
3 6 (26.09%) VMware
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco
5 4 (17.39%) HP
6 3 (13.04%) Dell
6 3 (13.04%) NetApp
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle
7 2 (8.70%) Ivanti
7 2 (8.70%) Remedy
7 2 (8.70%) Veeam
8 1 (4.35%) Fujitsu
8 1 (4.35%) Juniper
8 1 (4.35%) Pega