Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 4 4
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 28 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 15.47% 17.32% 22.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 56.41% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 19
Salford median annual salary £26,500 £22,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.45% -32.31% -13.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £18,500 £20,750
90th Percentile £38,938 £38,750 £40,000
Manchester median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +2.67%

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 42 39 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 23.20% 30.71% 45.78%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 38
Salford median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £21,875 £18,500 £25,875
90th Percentile £55,125 £64,750 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Salford

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 13 (46.43%) SQL
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) Firewall
3 11 (39.29%) ITIL
3 11 (39.29%) MS Exchange
4 10 (35.71%) SharePoint
4 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
4 10 (35.71%) Office 365
5 9 (32.14%) Skype
5 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
5 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
5 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
5 9 (32.14%) SCCM
5 9 (32.14%) Skype for Business
6 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (25.00%) Problem Management
7 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (25.00%) Manufacturing
7 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (21.43%) IaaS
8 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
8 6 (21.43%) Line Management
8 6 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (21.43%) CRM
8 6 (21.43%) Service Management
8 6 (21.43%) SLA
8 6 (21.43%) HNC

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 11 (39.29%) MS Exchange
2 10 (35.71%) SharePoint
3 9 (32.14%) Skype for Business
4 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (21.43%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (7.14%) Apache
6 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
7 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) Office 365
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (21.43%) IaaS
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) Firewall
2 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 9 (32.14%) Skype
4 5 (17.86%) LAN
5 3 (10.71%) Broadband
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (10.71%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (10.71%) VoIP
5 3 (10.71%) WAN
5 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.57%) LLU
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
4 5 (17.86%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (7.14%) MySQL
6 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JUnit
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) GitLab
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 7 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (21.43%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Billing
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) IT Support
2 7 (25.00%) Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) ERP Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) ERP Support
4 5 (17.86%) IT Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Data Centre Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Desktop Support
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
1 4 (14.29%) Web Services
2 3 (10.71%) XML
3 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.14%) HTML
3 2 (7.14%) J2SE
3 2 (7.14%) Java EE
3 2 (7.14%) REST
3 2 (7.14%) Spring
4 1 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (3.57%) JSON
4 1 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
1 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
1 3 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 1 (3.57%) Cyberattack
3 1 (3.57%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (10.71%) Android
6 2 (7.14%) CentOS
6 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Unix
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (21.43%) Change Management
3 6 (21.43%) CRM
3 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
3 6 (21.43%) ITIL V3
3 6 (21.43%) ITSM
3 6 (21.43%) Line Management
3 6 (21.43%) Service Management
4 5 (17.86%) ERP
4 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (10.71%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (7.14%) Change Control
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps
6 2 (7.14%) IT Strategy
6 2 (7.14%) SIEM
6 2 (7.14%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) C++
2 3 (10.71%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.14%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) Perl
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (21.43%) HNC
3 3 (10.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (10.71%) Degree
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.57%) CEH
4 1 (3.57%) CISM
4 1 (3.57%) CISSP
4 1 (3.57%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.57%) GCFA
4 1 (3.57%) GCIH
4 1 (3.57%) GPEN
4 1 (3.57%) GREM
4 1 (3.57%) GSEC
4 1 (3.57%) GXPN
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.57%) MCP
4 1 (3.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) SLA
2 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.57%) GPG13
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) SCCM
2 6 (21.43%) SCVMM
3 3 (10.71%) DameWare
4 1 (3.57%) Ansible
4 1 (3.57%) Kibana
4 1 (3.57%) logstash
4 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco
2 5 (17.86%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) Dell
3 3 (10.71%) HP
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
4 2 (7.14%) Citrix
4 2 (7.14%) Remedy
5 1 (3.57%) AlienVault
5 1 (3.57%) ConnectWise
5 1 (3.57%) NetApp
5 1 (3.57%) Pega
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.57%) SaltStack