Period
to 24 May 2018

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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 11 4
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 26 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 20.63% 13.49% 23.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.29% 68.00% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 14
Salford median annual salary £30,786 £40,124 £20,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.27% +93.37% -33.60%
10th Percentile £23,625 £27,050 £19,000
90th Percentile £43,092 £45,338 £41,575
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 35 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 27.78% 19.84% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 20
Salford median annual salary £35,000 £40,124 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.77% +23.46% -13.33%
10th Percentile £23,750 £27,150 £19,000
90th Percentile £46,875 £45,463 £40,225
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Salford

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, 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 17 (65.38%) Windows Server
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 10 (38.46%) Office 365
4 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (34.62%) LAN
4 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
5 8 (30.77%) ITIL
5 8 (30.77%) WAN
5 8 (30.77%) Firewall
6 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (26.92%) Cisco
6 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
6 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
6 7 (26.92%) Skype for Business
6 7 (26.92%) Skype
6 7 (26.92%) Windows 10
7 6 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (23.08%) Linux
7 6 (23.08%) SLA
7 6 (23.08%) Citrix
7 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
7 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (19.23%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (19.23%) VPN
8 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
9 4 (15.38%) IaaS

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 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
2 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 7 (26.92%) Skype for Business
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) Office 365
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (15.38%) IaaS
4 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (3.85%) SaaS
5 1 (3.85%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) LAN
2 8 (30.77%) Firewall
2 8 (30.77%) WAN
3 7 (26.92%) Skype
3 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
4 5 (19.23%) VPN
5 3 (11.54%) DHCP
5 3 (11.54%) DNS
5 3 (11.54%) VoIP
5 3 (11.54%) WLAN
6 2 (7.69%) Broadband
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.85%) Internet
7 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.85%) MPLS
7 1 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (3.85%) SSL
7 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.85%) VLAN
7 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Hazelcast
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Billing
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) IT Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) IT Support
3 3 (11.54%) Lync Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.85%) Apache Flex
1 1 (3.85%) COM
1 1 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (3.85%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Cyberattack
3 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows Server
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (26.92%) Windows 10
5 6 (23.08%) Linux
5 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 5 (19.23%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.85%) Android
8 1 (3.85%) SUSE
8 1 (3.85%) Unix
8 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (15.38%) Change Management
4 3 (11.54%) DevOps
4 3 (11.54%) High Availability
4 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
4 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.54%) Software Delivery
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (7.69%) Data Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Forensic Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Line Management
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.69%) Runbook
5 2 (7.69%) Service Management
6 1 (3.85%) IT Strategy
6 1 (3.85%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Java
1 3 (11.54%) Python
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) CFCE
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) CISSP
2 1 (3.85%) EnCE
2 1 (3.85%) HNC
2 1 (3.85%) HND
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) MCP
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
4 3 (11.54%) Docker
4 3 (11.54%) vSphere
5 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.69%) XenApp
6 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Ansible
1 3 (11.54%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) Rundeck
3 1 (3.85%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (3.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Nessus
3 1 (3.85%) Nexpose
3 1 (3.85%) Nmap
3 1 (3.85%) QRadar
3 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.85%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco
4 6 (23.08%) Citrix
5 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.85%) Acme Packet
7 1 (3.85%) Apple
7 1 (3.85%) ArcSight
7 1 (3.85%) BT
7 1 (3.85%) Clearswift
7 1 (3.85%) ConnectWise
7 1 (3.85%) McAfee
7 1 (3.85%) Micro Focus
7 1 (3.85%) NetApp
7 1 (3.85%) NetIQ
7 1 (3.85%) NetWitness
7 1 (3.85%) Remedy
7 1 (3.85%) Sonus
7 1 (3.85%) Splunk