Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 27 17
Rank change year-on-year +2 -10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 8.26% 6.09% 7.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.56% 63.64% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 9
Wigan median annual salary £26,500 £21,500 £23,913
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.26% -10.09% -5.30%
10th Percentile £18,950 £18,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £39,125 £34,400 £25,415
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +2.67% +7.14%

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 18 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 14.88% 9.57% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 17
Wigan median annual salary £26,500 £24,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.42% - -26.15%
10th Percentile £20,575 £18,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £45,875 £32,500 £48,000
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Wigan

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (40.00%) DHCP
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) Puppet
5 3 (30.00%) NuGet
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) QA
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (30.00%) NetBackup
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) DevOps
5 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (30.00%) Ansible
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (20.00%) SQL

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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DHCP
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (30.00%) NuGet
3 1 (10.00%) gulp
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Service Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Build and Release Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Build Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SEO Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) Laravel
1 1 (10.00%) LESS
1 1 (10.00%) Meteor
1 1 (10.00%) Node.js
1 1 (10.00%) React
1 1 (10.00%) Sass
1 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps
1 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Infographics
3 1 (10.00%) SEO
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (20.00%) VirtualBox
3 2 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Ansible
1 3 (30.00%) HP Data Protector
1 3 (30.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Veritas