The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 881 1353 1777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.54% 13.56% 13.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.90% 54.69% 51.60%
Number of salaries quoted 807 1190 1604
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Windows
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1731 2474 3444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.59% 24.79% 26.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1585 2158 3052
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Windows
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the City of London region.

Windows Salary Trend in the City of London

Windows
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in the City of London

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Windows.

1 702 (39.86%) Microsoft
2 653 (37.08%) Active Directory
3 581 (32.99%) Windows Server
4 529 (30.04%) Finance
5 488 (27.71%) VMware
6 457 (25.95%) SQL
7 426 (24.19%) Linux
8 382 (21.69%) ITIL
9 364 (20.67%) Windows 7
10 338 (19.19%) MS Office
11 308 (17.49%) MS Excel
12 304 (17.26%) SQL Server
12 304 (17.26%) Windows Server 2008
13 299 (16.98%) Citrix
14 289 (16.41%) Unix
15 260 (14.76%) VMware Infrastructure
16 258 (14.65%) MS Exchange
17 257 (14.59%) Windows Server 2012
18 252 (14.31%) Cisco
19 229 (13.00%) Banking
20 207 (11.75%) Agile Software Development
21 206 (11.70%) Firewall
22 202 (11.47%) SCCM
23 196 (11.13%) .NET
24 195 (11.07%) Degree
25 191 (10.85%) PowerShell
26 189 (10.73%) IIS
27 187 (10.62%) DNS
28 186 (10.56%) LAN
29 182 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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
1 258 (14.65%) MS Exchange
2 189 (10.73%) IIS
3 117 (6.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 111 (6.30%) SharePoint
5 104 (5.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 75 (4.26%) Skype for Business
7 48 (2.73%) Apache
8 45 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 45 (2.56%) WebSphere
9 42 (2.39%) Tomcat
10 38 (2.16%) SharePoint 2010
11 34 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2007
12 32 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
13 31 (1.76%) JBoss
14 25 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
15 24 (1.36%) OpenStack
15 24 (1.36%) WebSphere Application Server
16 20 (1.14%) WebLogic
17 19 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
18 15 (0.85%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 338 (19.19%) MS Office
2 308 (17.49%) MS Excel
3 50 (2.84%) MS Visio
4 18 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.80%) MS Project
6 4 (0.23%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.057%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.057%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.057%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.057%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.057%) Quicktime
9 1 (0.057%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 23 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.45%) MetaTrader
3 5 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.28%) thinkFolio
4 4 (0.23%) Eikon
5 3 (0.17%) Adaptiv
5 3 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.17%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.11%) Cognos Planning
6 2 (0.11%) IntelliMatch
6 2 (0.11%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.11%) Maximo
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.11%) ResourceLink
6 2 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.057%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.057%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.057%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.057%) Summit
7 1 (0.057%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 135 (7.67%) Amazon AWS
2 134 (7.61%) Office 365
3 89 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 48 (2.73%) SaaS
5 28 (1.59%) IaaS
6 21 (1.19%) PaaS
7 14 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
8 12 (0.68%) GitHub
9 11 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 10 (0.57%) Mimecast
11 8 (0.45%) Google Apps
12 6 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 4 (0.23%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
14 4 (0.23%) OneDrive
14 4 (0.23%) SoftLayer
15 3 (0.17%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 206 (11.70%) Firewall
2 187 (10.62%) DNS
3 186 (10.56%) LAN
4 176 (9.99%) WAN
5 132 (7.50%) VPN
6 131 (7.44%) TCP/IP
7 116 (6.59%) SAN
8 108 (6.13%) DHCP
9 70 (3.98%) VoIP
10 51 (2.90%) Internet
11 47 (2.67%) Cisco ASA
12 40 (2.27%) MPLS
12 40 (2.27%) Wireless
13 38 (2.16%) NAS
13 38 (2.16%) Network Security
14 34 (1.93%) NetScaler
15 32 (1.82%) HTTP
16 29 (1.65%) LDAP
17 28 (1.59%) Skype
18 26 (1.48%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 304 (17.26%) SQL Server
2 87 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 68 (3.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 61 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 53 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 45 (2.56%) MySQL
6 45 (2.56%) Oracle Database
7 26 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
8 25 (1.42%) Relational Database
9 21 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
9 21 (1.19%) RDBMS
9 21 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 20 (1.14%) NoSQL
11 18 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
12 14 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (0.80%) MS Access
13 13 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
14 12 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
14 12 (0.68%) MongoDB
14 12 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 67 (3.80%) Git (software)
2 53 (3.01%) Jenkins
3 35 (1.99%) TeamCity
4 33 (1.87%) Subversion
5 29 (1.65%) JIRA
6 27 (1.53%) Selenium
6 27 (1.53%) Visual Studio
7 23 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
9 18 (1.02%) Cucumber
10 15 (0.85%) NUnit
11 13 (0.74%) Maven
12 12 (0.68%) JUnit
13 10 (0.57%) Ant
13 10 (0.57%) FitNesse
13 10 (0.57%) Jasmine
13 10 (0.57%) Mockito
13 10 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
14 9 (0.51%) MSI
14 9 (0.51%) Plastic SCM
General
1 529 (30.04%) Finance
2 229 (13.00%) Banking
3 119 (6.76%) Law
4 103 (5.85%) Telecoms
5 74 (4.20%) Legal
6 65 (3.69%) Investment Banking
7 54 (3.07%) Advertising
8 42 (2.39%) Retail
9 34 (1.93%) Games
10 31 (1.76%) Financial Institution
10 31 (1.76%) Publishing
11 29 (1.65%) Front Office
12 26 (1.48%) Marketing
13 24 (1.36%) Back Office
14 13 (0.74%) French Language
15 9 (0.51%) Manufacturing
16 6 (0.34%) Billing
16 6 (0.34%) Japanese Language
17 5 (0.28%) Automotive
18 4 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 362 (20.56%) Analyst
2 229 (13.00%) Developer
3 216 (12.27%) Support Analyst
4 166 (9.43%) Support Engineer
5 124 (7.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 116 (6.59%) Desktop Support
7 110 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
8 105 (5.96%) IT Support
9 97 (5.51%) Windows Engineer
10 92 (5.22%) Applications Support
11 87 (4.94%) Service Analyst
12 84 (4.77%) Administrator
13 77 (4.37%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 77 (4.37%) Service Desk Analyst
14 66 (3.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 65 (3.69%) IT Analyst
16 61 (3.46%) Architect
17 60 (3.41%) C# Developer
18 55 (3.12%) .NET Developer
19 54 (3.07%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (11.13%) .NET
2 108 (6.13%) HTML
3 80 (4.54%) Web Services
4 73 (4.15%) CSS
5 72 (4.09%) ASP.NET
6 67 (3.80%) XML
7 58 (3.29%) FIX Protocol
8 42 (2.39%) jQuery
9 40 (2.27%) AngularJS
10 37 (2.10%) HTML5
11 34 (1.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 34 (1.93%) LAMP
12 33 (1.87%) .NET Framework
12 33 (1.87%) WCF
13 30 (1.70%) CSS3
13 30 (1.70%) WinForms
14 25 (1.42%) J2EE
15 22 (1.25%) ASP.NET Web API
15 22 (1.25%) Ruby on Rails
16 20 (1.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 168 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
2 116 (6.59%) Computer Science
3 113 (6.42%) Blackberry
4 93 (5.28%) Data Centre
5 76 (4.32%) Hedge funds
6 73 (4.15%) Clustering
7 54 (3.07%) Management Information System
8 53 (3.01%) Derivative
9 51 (2.90%) Mobile App
10 50 (2.84%) Replication
11 47 (2.67%) iPhone
12 42 (2.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 39 (2.21%) Fixed Income
14 33 (1.87%) Equities
15 32 (1.82%) Fintech
15 32 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
16 26 (1.48%) Smartphone
16 26 (1.48%) User Experience
17 23 (1.31%) iPad
18 19 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 581 (32.99%) Windows Server
2 426 (24.19%) Linux
3 364 (20.67%) Windows 7
4 304 (17.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 289 (16.41%) Unix
6 257 (14.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 102 (5.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 90 (5.11%) Windows 8
9 66 (3.75%) Android
10 57 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 51 (2.90%) Windows 10
12 41 (2.33%) Apple iOS
13 33 (1.87%) Windows XP
14 30 (1.70%) Mac OS X
15 24 (1.36%) Solaris
16 23 (1.31%) Windows Phone
17 18 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
18 16 (0.91%) CentOS
18 16 (0.91%) Debian
18 16 (0.91%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 382 (21.69%) ITIL
2 207 (11.75%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (6.87%) Change Management
4 93 (5.28%) DevOps
5 87 (4.94%) Service Management
6 84 (4.77%) MVC
7 78 (4.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 69 (3.92%) ITIL V3
9 67 (3.80%) Configuration Management
9 67 (3.80%) High Availability
10 62 (3.52%) Asset Management
10 62 (3.52%) Project Management
11 61 (3.46%) Continuous Integration
12 59 (3.35%) Patch Management
13 58 (3.29%) Incident Management
13 58 (3.29%) Information Security
14 57 (3.24%) Service Delivery
15 56 (3.18%) Migration
15 56 (3.18%) SDLC
16 55 (3.12%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 457 (25.95%) SQL
2 191 (10.85%) PowerShell
3 162 (9.20%) Java
4 161 (9.14%) Python
5 159 (9.03%) C#
6 145 (8.23%) JavaScript
7 115 (6.53%) Bash Shell
8 77 (4.37%) C++
9 70 (3.98%) Ruby
10 67 (3.80%) Perl
11 55 (3.12%) Shell Script
12 53 (3.01%) T-SQL
13 52 (2.95%) VB
14 35 (1.99%) PL/SQL
14 35 (1.99%) VBScript
15 33 (1.87%) C
16 21 (1.19%) PHP
17 19 (1.08%) Scala
18 16 (0.91%) Objective-C
19 12 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 195 (11.07%) Degree
2 182 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 116 (6.59%) MCSE
4 87 (4.94%) Cisco Certification
5 73 (4.15%) MCSA
6 60 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
7 58 (3.29%) CCNA
8 55 (3.12%) MCP
9 50 (2.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 37 (2.10%) MCITP
11 36 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
12 27 (1.53%) CCNP
13 24 (1.36%) CCA
14 21 (1.19%) CISSP
15 20 (1.14%) MCTS
16 15 (0.85%) Security Cleared
17 13 (0.74%) MCDST
18 11 (0.62%) CISM
19 10 (0.57%) CCIE
20 9 (0.51%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (4.77%) QA
1 84 (4.77%) SLA
2 33 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.74%) COBIT
5 10 (0.57%) ISO 9001
5 10 (0.57%) SDET
6 5 (0.28%) SEPA
7 3 (0.17%) EMIR
7 3 (0.17%) ISO 14001
7 3 (0.17%) MiFID
7 3 (0.17%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.057%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.057%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 653 (37.08%) Active Directory
2 260 (14.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 134 (7.61%) XenApp
4 114 (6.47%) Hyper-V
5 112 (6.36%) XenDesktop
6 102 (5.79%) vSphere
7 47 (2.67%) VMware ESX
8 44 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
9 42 (2.39%) XenServer
10 33 (1.87%) Microsoft App-V
11 21 (1.19%) vCloud
11 21 (1.19%) Xen
12 20 (1.14%) NFS
13 18 (1.02%) Terminal Services
14 11 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
15 9 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
16 8 (0.45%) Docker
16 8 (0.45%) Terminal Server
17 6 (0.34%) Corosync
18 5 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 202 (11.47%) SCCM
2 84 (4.77%) SCOM
3 69 (3.92%) Puppet
4 54 (3.07%) Opscode Chef
5 31 (1.76%) Ansible
6 25 (1.42%) WSUS
7 24 (1.36%) AirWatch
8 20 (1.14%) Backup Exec
8 20 (1.14%) Nagios
9 18 (1.02%) EnCase
9 18 (1.02%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 18 (1.02%) Tivoli
10 16 (0.91%) Control-M
10 16 (0.91%) FTK
10 16 (0.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 15 (0.85%) Cobbler
11 15 (0.85%) Salt
11 15 (0.85%) Terraform
12 14 (0.80%) SCOrch
13 13 (0.74%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 702 (39.86%) Microsoft
2 488 (27.71%) VMware
3 299 (16.98%) Citrix
4 252 (14.31%) Cisco
5 177 (10.05%) Oracle
6 101 (5.74%) HP
7 83 (4.71%) Red Hat
8 56 (3.18%) Symantec
9 45 (2.56%) EMC
10 43 (2.44%) Dell
11 37 (2.10%) NetApp
12 34 (1.93%) Apple
13 33 (1.87%) Splunk
14 31 (1.76%) Bloomberg
14 31 (1.76%) IBM
15 27 (1.53%) LANDesk
16 26 (1.48%) AppSense
16 26 (1.48%) iManage
17 25 (1.42%) Sybase
18 24 (1.36%) Google
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
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H&R Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Dunsdon Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
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Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Gym + Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Plan-net
Salary: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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ComputAppoint
Salary: £425 per day
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Affinity Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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