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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
London / City of London
Rank 11 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 637 892 1613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.92% 12.97% 15.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.24% 54.72% 58.53%
Number of salaries quoted 586 785 1438
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%

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
1268 1630 2756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.71% 23.70% 26.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1149 1432 2417
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,100 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 1 March 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in the City of London

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 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 City of London region with a requirement for Windows.

1 522 (39.85%) Microsoft
2 507 (38.70%) Windows Server
3 492 (37.56%) Active Directory
4 456 (34.81%) Finance
5 402 (30.69%) Linux
6 380 (29.01%) VMware
7 298 (22.75%) SQL
8 287 (21.91%) SQL Server
9 275 (20.99%) Citrix
10 268 (20.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 268 (20.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 234 (17.86%) ITIL
12 232 (17.71%) MS Exchange
13 231 (17.63%) Firewall
14 229 (17.48%) Cisco
15 226 (17.25%) MS Excel
16 223 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
17 221 (16.87%) Windows 7
18 208 (15.88%) PowerShell
19 205 (15.65%) MS Office
20 201 (15.34%) DNS
21 186 (14.20%) Degree
22 183 (13.97%) Banking
23 167 (12.75%) DHCP
24 165 (12.60%) Office 365
25 160 (12.21%) TCP/IP
26 158 (12.06%) IIS
27 150 (11.45%) Unix
28 148 (11.30%) Microsoft Certification
29 146 (11.15%) .NET

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
1 232 (17.71%) MS Exchange
2 158 (12.06%) IIS
3 88 (6.72%) Skype for Business
4 86 (6.56%) SharePoint
5 83 (6.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 69 (5.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 56 (4.27%) Apache
8 42 (3.21%) Tomcat
9 36 (2.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 36 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2007
10 34 (2.60%) JBoss
11 31 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2003
12 29 (2.21%) SharePoint 2013
13 27 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
14 20 (1.53%) WebSphere
15 19 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
16 10 (0.76%) Alfresco
17 9 (0.69%) Anypoint
17 9 (0.69%) OpenStack
18 8 (0.61%) CloudStack
Applications
1 226 (17.25%) MS Excel
2 205 (15.65%) MS Office
3 12 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.38%) MS Project
4 5 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.31%) AutoCAD
5 4 (0.31%) GNU Octave
6 2 (0.15%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.15%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 2 (0.15%) PTC Creo
6 2 (0.15%) Vectorworks
7 1 (0.076%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.076%) Revit
7 1 (0.076%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (0.23%) Retail-J
3 3 (0.23%) RMDS
3 3 (0.23%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
4 2 (0.15%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 2 (0.15%) Eikon
4 2 (0.15%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.076%) Magento
5 1 (0.076%) Maximo
5 1 (0.076%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.076%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 165 (12.60%) Office 365
2 134 (10.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 102 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (2.21%) SaaS
5 20 (1.53%) IaaS
6 18 (1.37%) G Suite
7 16 (1.22%) PaaS
8 12 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
9 11 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 11 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (0.69%) GitHub
11 8 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
12 7 (0.53%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
13 6 (0.46%) Mimecast
14 5 (0.38%) Route 53
14 5 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 4 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
16 3 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
16 3 (0.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 231 (17.63%) Firewall
2 201 (15.34%) DNS
3 167 (12.75%) DHCP
4 160 (12.21%) TCP/IP
5 115 (8.78%) SAN
6 103 (7.86%) LAN
7 101 (7.71%) WAN
8 97 (7.40%) VPN
9 61 (4.66%) VoIP
10 46 (3.51%) Internet
11 43 (3.28%) Skype
12 36 (2.75%) Wireless
13 35 (2.67%) Cisco ASA
14 32 (2.44%) NAS
15 31 (2.37%) SMTP
16 29 (2.21%) NetScaler
17 27 (2.06%) SNMP
18 25 (1.91%) iSCSI
19 21 (1.60%) Telnet
19 21 (1.60%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (21.91%) SQL Server
2 73 (5.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 54 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 47 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 36 (2.75%) MySQL
7 30 (2.29%) Relational Database
8 27 (2.06%) Oracle Database
9 25 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 19 (1.45%) NoSQL
10 19 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
11 17 (1.30%) MongoDB
11 17 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
12 16 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
14 12 (0.92%) Big Data
14 12 (0.92%) DTS
15 11 (0.84%) Hadoop
16 10 (0.76%) RDBMS
17 9 (0.69%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 51 (3.89%) Jenkins
2 32 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 31 (2.37%) JIRA
4 29 (2.21%) NUnit
5 27 (2.06%) TeamCity
5 27 (2.06%) Visual Studio
6 23 (1.76%) MSTest
7 22 (1.68%) Subversion
8 20 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
9 19 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (1.15%) Moq
11 10 (0.76%) MSI
12 9 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 8 (0.61%) Vagrant
14 7 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (0.53%) SilkPerformer
14 7 (0.53%) SilkTest
15 6 (0.46%) Maven
15 6 (0.46%) Plastic SCM
15 6 (0.46%) Selenium
General
1 456 (34.81%) Finance
2 183 (13.97%) Banking
3 48 (3.66%) Law
4 44 (3.36%) Legal
5 36 (2.75%) Telecoms
6 31 (2.37%) Front Office
7 29 (2.21%) Marketing
8 27 (2.06%) Back Office
9 22 (1.68%) Publishing
10 21 (1.60%) Investment Banking
11 18 (1.37%) Advertising
12 16 (1.22%) Retail
13 14 (1.07%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.69%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.53%) Electronics
16 6 (0.46%) German Language
17 5 (0.38%) French Language
17 5 (0.38%) Games
17 5 (0.38%) Turkish Language
18 4 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 237 (18.09%) Analyst
2 153 (11.68%) Developer
3 146 (11.15%) Support Engineer
4 116 (8.85%) IT Support
5 106 (8.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 106 (8.09%) Support Analyst
6 93 (7.10%) Windows Engineer
7 87 (6.64%) Administrator
8 79 (6.03%) IT Engineer
9 75 (5.73%) 2nd Line Support
10 64 (4.89%) Systems Administrator
11 61 (4.66%) Desktop Support
12 60 (4.58%) Architect
13 57 (4.35%) C# Developer
13 57 (4.35%) IT Analyst
14 55 (4.20%) Service Analyst
15 54 (4.12%) .NET Developer
16 53 (4.05%) Applications Support
17 51 (3.89%) IT Support Engineer
18 49 (3.74%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (11.15%) .NET
2 76 (5.80%) HTML
3 54 (4.12%) CSS
4 49 (3.74%) ASP.NET
5 40 (3.05%) Web Services
6 39 (2.98%) WCF
7 37 (2.82%) jQuery
8 36 (2.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 35 (2.67%) AngularJS
10 34 (2.60%) Ajax
11 33 (2.52%) .NET Framework
11 33 (2.52%) XML
12 30 (2.29%) FIX Protocol
13 28 (2.14%) ASP.NET Web API
14 23 (1.76%) Middleware
15 21 (1.60%) REST
16 19 (1.45%) RESTful
17 16 (1.22%) HTML5
18 15 (1.15%) STL
18 15 (1.15%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 98 (7.48%) Computer Science
2 76 (5.80%) Blackberry
3 71 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
4 64 (4.89%) Data Centre
5 59 (4.50%) Management Information System
6 49 (3.74%) Hedge funds
7 45 (3.44%) Clustering
8 40 (3.05%) Public Cloud
9 35 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
10 32 (2.44%) Driving Licence
10 32 (2.44%) Fintech
11 28 (2.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 26 (1.98%) PKI
13 25 (1.91%) iPhone
14 24 (1.83%) Fixed Income
15 22 (1.68%) Equities
16 20 (1.53%) User Experience
17 19 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
18 18 (1.37%) Mobile App
19 17 (1.30%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 507 (38.70%) Windows Server
2 402 (30.69%) Linux
3 268 (20.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 268 (20.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 221 (16.87%) Windows 7
5 150 (11.45%) Unix
6 129 (9.85%) Windows 10
7 82 (6.26%) Windows 8
8 68 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 64 (4.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 42 (3.21%) Mac OS X
11 36 (2.75%) Windows XP
12 34 (2.60%) Android
13 29 (2.21%) Apple iOS
13 29 (2.21%) Solaris
14 26 (1.98%) CentOS
15 20 (1.53%) Ubuntu
16 15 (1.15%) Mac OS
17 11 (0.84%) Debian
18 10 (0.76%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (17.86%) ITIL
2 130 (9.92%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (8.24%) DevOps
4 80 (6.11%) Project Management
5 65 (4.96%) Disaster Recovery
6 59 (4.50%) Migration
7 57 (4.35%) Service Management
8 56 (4.27%) Information Security
9 55 (4.20%) Mathematics
10 53 (4.05%) Configuration Management
11 51 (3.89%) MVC
11 51 (3.89%) SDLC
12 49 (3.74%) Incident Management
13 44 (3.36%) Software Engineering
14 43 (3.28%) Mentoring
15 42 (3.21%) Scrum
16 41 (3.13%) PRINCE2
17 40 (3.05%) Business Intelligence
17 40 (3.05%) Continuous Integration
18 39 (2.98%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 298 (22.75%) SQL
2 208 (15.88%) PowerShell
3 120 (9.16%) C#
4 105 (8.02%) Java
5 95 (7.25%) Python
6 92 (7.02%) C++
7 81 (6.18%) JavaScript
8 52 (3.97%) T-SQL
9 48 (3.66%) Bash Shell
10 40 (3.05%) Perl
11 39 (2.98%) Shell Script
12 35 (2.67%) Ruby
13 28 (2.14%) C
14 23 (1.76%) VB
15 18 (1.37%) PHP
16 17 (1.30%) VBA
17 15 (1.15%) VBScript
18 10 (0.76%) TypeScript
19 7 (0.53%) VB.NET
20 6 (0.46%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 186 (14.20%) Degree
2 148 (11.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 83 (6.34%) MCSE
4 72 (5.50%) Cisco Certification
5 51 (3.89%) CCNA
6 43 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
7 33 (2.52%) MCSA
8 29 (2.21%) CCNP
8 29 (2.21%) MCP
9 27 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 26 (1.98%) MCITP
11 20 (1.53%) Security Cleared
12 18 (1.37%) SANS
13 15 (1.15%) CISSP
14 14 (1.07%) CISM
14 14 (1.07%) GCIA
14 14 (1.07%) GCIH
14 14 (1.07%) MCTS
15 11 (0.84%) GIAC
15 11 (0.84%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (6.03%) SLA
2 27 (2.06%) QA
3 19 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.69%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.46%) COBIT
5 6 (0.46%) MiFID
6 4 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.23%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.23%) ISO27005
7 3 (0.23%) PMO
8 2 (0.15%) EMIR
9 1 (0.076%) GCP
9 1 (0.076%) ISO22301
System Software
1 492 (37.56%) Active Directory
2 223 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 128 (9.77%) Hyper-V
4 112 (8.55%) XenApp
5 83 (6.34%) vSphere
6 40 (3.05%) XenDesktop
7 38 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
8 32 (2.44%) XenServer
9 26 (1.98%) Virtual Servers
10 24 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
11 18 (1.37%) Docker
12 16 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 16 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
13 12 (0.92%) VMware ESX
14 11 (0.84%) Xen
15 9 (0.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 8 (0.61%) NFS
17 7 (0.53%) vCloud
18 4 (0.31%) VMware Server
19 3 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 135 (10.31%) SCCM
2 78 (5.95%) Puppet
3 47 (3.59%) SCOM
4 45 (3.44%) Opscode Chef
5 36 (2.75%) WSUS
6 32 (2.44%) Ansible
7 25 (1.91%) Backup Exec
8 21 (1.60%) AirWatch
9 18 (1.37%) Terraform
10 17 (1.30%) Nagios
11 15 (1.15%) NetBackup
12 14 (1.07%) Cisco CUCM
13 11 (0.84%) EMC VPLEX
13 11 (0.84%) Nessus
14 10 (0.76%) NetIQ Identity Manager
14 10 (0.76%) Simpana
14 10 (0.76%) XenMobile
15 9 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
15 9 (0.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
16 8 (0.61%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 522 (39.85%) Microsoft
2 380 (29.01%) VMware
3 275 (20.99%) Citrix
4 229 (17.48%) Cisco
5 104 (7.94%) Oracle
6 95 (7.25%) HP
7 83 (6.34%) Apple
8 69 (5.27%) Red Hat
9 60 (4.58%) NetApp
10 59 (4.50%) EMC
11 38 (2.90%) Dell
12 36 (2.75%) Bloomberg
13 31 (2.37%) Google
14 30 (2.29%) Avaya
14 30 (2.29%) Reuters
15 29 (2.21%) Veeam
16 25 (1.91%) Intel Security
17 23 (1.76%) CheckPoint
17 23 (1.76%) IBM
17 23 (1.76%) Palo Alto
City, London
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum up to £35k plus bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + Extensive Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience & current or
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 Per Annum bonuses+excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £475 - £525 per day + Iconic City Offices
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Extremely competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits + Projects
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday