Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 27 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 25.96% 23.00% 24.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.29% 62.16% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 19
Salford median annual salary £27,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% -13.33% -1.32%
10th Percentile £19,050 £22,000 £19,000
90th Percentile £38,600 £45,000 £46,650
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 42 37 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 40.38% 37.00% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 36 34 31
Salford median annual salary £35,000 £34,164 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.45% +10.21% -18.42%
10th Percentile £19,875 £25,750 £19,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £49,625 £47,500
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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Salford

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 (62.96%) Windows Server
2 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
4 10 (37.04%) VMware
4 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (37.04%) Windows 10
5 9 (33.33%) Citrix
5 9 (33.33%) WAN
5 9 (33.33%) LAN
5 9 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 9 (33.33%) Office 365
6 8 (29.63%) Cisco
7 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
7 7 (25.93%) ITIL
7 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (22.22%) Firewall
8 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
8 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (18.52%) Skype for Business
9 5 (18.52%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
9 5 (18.52%) Skype
10 4 (14.81%) VPN
10 4 (14.81%) DNS
10 4 (14.81%) DHCP
10 4 (14.81%) WLAN
10 4 (14.81%) SLA
11 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification

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 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
2 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 5 (18.52%) Skype for Business
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Office 365
2 3 (11.11%) IaaS
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.70%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) LAN
1 9 (33.33%) WAN
2 6 (22.22%) Firewall
2 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 5 (18.52%) Skype
4 4 (14.81%) DHCP
4 4 (14.81%) DNS
4 4 (14.81%) VPN
4 4 (14.81%) WLAN
5 3 (11.11%) VLAN
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (7.41%) MPLS
6 2 (7.41%) VoIP
7 1 (3.70%) Broadband
7 1 (3.70%) ISDN
7 1 (3.70%) PBX
7 1 (3.70%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (3.70%) SAN
7 1 (3.70%) SSL
7 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.70%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Support Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (22.22%) IT Support
3 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (14.81%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) IT Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Lync Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Server Support
6 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.70%) Apache Flex
1 1 (3.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows Server
2 10 (37.04%) Windows 10
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (18.52%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (11.11%) Linux
7 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.70%) Android
8 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) ITIL
2 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.41%) Change Management
3 2 (7.41%) DevOps
3 2 (7.41%) High Availability
3 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.41%) Software Delivery
3 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (3.70%) Forensic Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) IT Strategy
4 1 (3.70%) Malware Reverse Engineering
4 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.70%) Runbook
4 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Java
1 2 (7.41%) Python
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.70%) CCENT
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) CFCE
3 1 (3.70%) CISSP
3 1 (3.70%) EnCE
3 1 (3.70%) HND
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
4 3 (11.11%) vSphere
4 3 (11.11%) XenApp
5 2 (7.41%) Docker
5 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (3.70%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) VMware
3 9 (33.33%) Citrix
4 8 (29.63%) Cisco
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.70%) Acme Packet
6 1 (3.70%) Apple
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) Remedy
6 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.70%) Sonus