The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Manchester / Wigan
Rank 10 6 18
Rank change year-on-year -4 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 11 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 15.28% 6.25% 5.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 91.67% 33.33% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 3
Median salary £27,250 £20,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.25% -50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.81%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Wigan
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 12 3 14
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wigan 16.67% 18.75% 19.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 13
Median salary £22,500 £20,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -52.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wigan citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Wigan

Windows
Salary Trend in Wigan

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows in Wigan.

Salary trend for Windows in Wigan

Windows
Salary Histogram in Wigan

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Wigan over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Wigan

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Wigan region with a requirement for Windows.

1 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
1 11 (84.62%) Windows Server
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (38.46%) LAN
4 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 4 (30.77%) DNS
5 4 (30.77%) WAN
5 4 (30.77%) DHCP
5 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
5 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
5 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
5 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (30.77%) Driving Licence
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
6 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Office 365
6 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (23.08%) Skype for Business
6 3 (23.08%) MCSE
6 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) SLA
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan 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 (84.62%) MS Exchange
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
3 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (23.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) LAN
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
2 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) GCC
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) IT Support
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) IT Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows Server
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
5 2 (15.38%) Android
5 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) C++
1 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (23.08%) MCSE
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCSD
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCITP
3 1 (7.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) HP
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) EMC
3 2 (15.38%) NetApp
4 1 (7.69%) Avaya
4 1 (7.69%) Dell
4 1 (7.69%) Wonderware
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