Period
to 25 April 2019

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 6 months to 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 11 20
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9 -13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 11 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 14.29% 19.83% 12.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 91.67% 63.16% 89.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 19
Wigan median annual salary £25,000 £60,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -58.33% +60.00% +56.82%
10th Percentile £19,750 £19,800 £21,250
90th Percentile £33,250 £71,250 £42,500
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 Wigan with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wigan
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 12 38 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 15.58% 31.40% 13.77%
Number of salaries quoted 12 37 17
Wigan median annual salary £25,250 £42,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.59% +34.92% +0.80%
10th Percentile £19,750 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £33,250 £69,000 £42,500
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wigan.

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 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows in Wigan

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Wigan region with a requirement for Windows.

1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) Mac OS X
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) DHCP
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) Office 365
2 5 (45.45%) Driving Licence
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
2 5 (45.45%) DBS Check
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
2 5 (45.45%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) XenApp
4 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure

Windows
Co-occurring 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 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
1 5 (45.45%) LAN
1 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
4 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) Field Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Field Service Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Mac OS X
1 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Management
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) DBS Check
2 3 (27.27%) CCNA
2 3 (27.27%) CCNP
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) XenApp
2 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle