Period
to 20 June 2018

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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 19 11
Rank change year-on-year +16 -8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 33 28 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 28.70% 16.97% 7.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.49% 93.33% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 7
Wigan median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% -16.67% -5.26%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £22,450
90th Percentile £71,250 £42,500 £47,500
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year - -5.06% +12.86%

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 41 30 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 35.65% 18.18% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 5
Wigan median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +25.00% -27.27%
10th Percentile £23,050 £21,250 £21,300
90th Percentile £68,250 £42,500 £42,000
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Wigan

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 Wigan region with a requirement for Windows.

1 24 (72.73%) VMware
2 23 (69.70%) Hyper-V
3 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 21 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (60.61%) Linux
6 15 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (45.45%) TDD
6 15 (45.45%) Xen
6 15 (45.45%) Git (software)
6 15 (45.45%) Puppet
6 15 (45.45%) VirtualBox
6 15 (45.45%) NuGet
6 15 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (45.45%) Ansible
6 15 (45.45%) DevOps
6 15 (45.45%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
8 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (27.27%) Business Development
8 9 (27.27%) QA
9 7 (21.21%) Windows Server
10 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (15.15%) Office 365
11 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
11 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
11 5 (15.15%) ITIL
12 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
12 4 (12.12%) Cisco
12 4 (12.12%) Retail

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 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.09%) Apache
2 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (9.09%) IIS
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (45.45%) NuGet
2 5 (15.15%) Office 365
3 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.09%) DHCP
2 3 (9.09%) Firewall
2 3 (9.09%) LAN
2 3 (9.09%) WAN
3 2 (6.06%) SAN
4 1 (3.03%) DNS
4 1 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.03%) NAS
4 1 (3.03%) Network Security
4 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (12.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Team Leader
2 13 (39.39%) Lead DevOps
3 11 (33.33%) Senior DevOps
4 10 (30.30%) Administrator
5 9 (27.27%) DevOps Administrator
5 9 (27.27%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 9 (27.27%) Systems Administration Leader
5 9 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (15.15%) Analyst
6 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (15.15%) VMware Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
8 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Driving Licence
1 2 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Windows Server
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (9.09%) Solaris
4 3 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.03%) Unix
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Continuous Delivery
1 15 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
1 15 (45.45%) DevOps
1 15 (45.45%) TDD
2 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) Business Development
3 5 (15.15%) ITIL
4 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.06%) Defect Management
5 2 (6.06%) Regression Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) SDLC
5 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Test Management
5 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Web Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.03%) Patch Management
6 1 (3.03%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) SLA
3 1 (3.03%) GDPR
3 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (69.70%) Hyper-V
2 21 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (45.45%) VirtualBox
3 15 (45.45%) Xen
4 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
5 3 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (6.06%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (45.45%) Ansible
1 15 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (45.45%) Puppet
2 3 (9.09%) Terraform
3 1 (3.03%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 24 (72.73%) VMware
2 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.12%) Cisco
4 3 (9.09%) EqualLogic
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix
5 2 (6.06%) Veeam
6 1 (3.03%) Dell
6 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.03%) IBM
6 1 (3.03%) Meraki
6 1 (3.03%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.03%) Symantec