Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 7 4
Rank change year-on-year -15 -3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 16 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 8.33% 15.74% 17.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.36% 68.89% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 22
Salford median annual salary £35,000 £26,500 £22,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.08% +19.10% -31.54%
10th Percentile £24,650 £22,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £46,500 £38,907 £39,875
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -12.50%

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 44 45 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 22.92% 22.84% 28.68%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 35
Salford median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% - -
10th Percentile £27,050 £22,250 £18,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,250 £65,250
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 22 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows in Salford

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) Office 365
4 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) C#
5 5 (31.25%) Citrix
5 5 (31.25%) VMware
5 5 (31.25%) Azure
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
6 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) Firewall
6 4 (25.00%) TDD
6 4 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (25.00%) Selenium
6 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 4 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (25.00%) WAN
6 4 (25.00%) SLA
6 4 (25.00%) CRM
6 4 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (25.00%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) COM+
6 4 (25.00%) CSS
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office

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 4 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Office 365
2 5 (31.25%) Azure
3 4 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (6.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
1 4 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (25.00%) Selenium
1 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Law
1 2 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) COM+
1 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Android
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) CRM
2 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (25.00%) OO
2 4 (25.00%) TDD
2 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (6.25%) Architectural Design
5 1 (6.25%) Commercial Awareness
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure as Code
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Server Management
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCDBA
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Citrix
2 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Veeam
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Apple
5 1 (6.25%) CyberArk
5 1 (6.25%) Meraki
5 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL
5 1 (6.25%) WatchGuard