Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 4 12
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 22 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 17.46% 22.89% 13.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.41% 51.35% 43.24%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 15
Salford median annual salary £22,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.31% -13.33% -1.32%
10th Percentile £18,500 £20,750 £19,250
90th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £59,000
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.39% +5.33% +7.14%

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 39 37 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 30.95% 44.58% 31.36%
Number of salaries quoted 37 37 34
Salford median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £18,500 £25,750 £22,150
90th Percentile £64,750 £50,000 £53,025
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Salford

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) Windows 10
4 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
4 9 (40.91%) Citrix
5 8 (36.36%) VMware
5 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
6 7 (31.82%) Finance
7 6 (27.27%) DNS
8 5 (22.73%) Cisco
8 5 (22.73%) LAN
8 5 (22.73%) WAN
8 5 (22.73%) SQL
9 4 (18.18%) Financial Institution
9 4 (18.18%) DHCP
9 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (13.64%) Office 365
10 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
10 3 (13.64%) VPN
10 3 (13.64%) VoIP
10 3 (13.64%) ITIL
10 3 (13.64%) SAN
10 3 (13.64%) Firewall
10 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
11 2 (9.09%) Nagios
11 2 (9.09%) Debian
11 2 (9.09%) Replication
11 2 (9.09%) Red Hat

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 2 (9.09%) IIS
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.55%) IaaS
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) DNS
2 5 (22.73%) LAN
2 5 (22.73%) WAN
3 4 (18.18%) DHCP
4 3 (13.64%) Firewall
4 3 (13.64%) SAN
4 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.64%) VoIP
4 3 (13.64%) VPN
5 2 (9.09%) VLAN
5 2 (9.09%) WLAN
6 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.55%) MPLS
6 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (4.55%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Financial Institution
3 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) 1st Line Support
1 8 (36.36%) IT Support
2 7 (31.82%) Support Officer
3 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) IT Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Server Support
6 2 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Voice Network Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server Support
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows 10
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
3 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.09%) CentOS
5 2 (9.09%) Debian
5 2 (9.09%) Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL
2 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (4.55%) Security Patching
2 1 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) A+ Certification
2 1 (4.55%) CCENT
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) DBS Check
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.55%) vSphere
4 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Cacti
1 2 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) Citrix
3 8 (36.36%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco
5 2 (9.09%) HP
5 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.55%) Apple