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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 912 1535 1698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.15% 14.70% 13.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.01% 56.48% 51.45%
Number of salaries quoted 831 1360 1534
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,828 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
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
1788 2718 3300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.78% 26.04% 26.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1632 2357 2915
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,125
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,100 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £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 5 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 5 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.

1 700 (39.50%) Microsoft
2 640 (36.12%) Active Directory
3 579 (32.67%) Windows Server
4 549 (30.98%) Finance
5 503 (28.39%) VMware
6 454 (25.62%) SQL
7 414 (23.36%) Linux
8 395 (22.29%) ITIL
9 358 (20.20%) Windows 7
10 336 (18.96%) SQL Server
11 331 (18.68%) MS Excel
12 327 (18.45%) Windows Server 2008
13 316 (17.83%) MS Office
14 302 (17.04%) Unix
15 291 (16.42%) Citrix
16 267 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
17 265 (14.95%) Windows Server 2012
18 256 (14.45%) MS Exchange
19 232 (13.09%) Cisco
20 230 (12.98%) Banking
21 219 (12.36%) Degree
22 213 (12.02%) Firewall
23 208 (11.74%) .NET
24 198 (11.17%) SCCM
25 196 (11.06%) Agile Software Development
26 193 (10.89%) DNS
27 189 (10.67%) IIS
27 189 (10.67%) Microsoft Certification
28 184 (10.38%) PowerShell
29 183 (10.33%) LAN

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
1 256 (14.45%) MS Exchange
2 189 (10.67%) IIS
3 122 (6.88%) SharePoint
4 112 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 98 (5.53%) Exchange Server 2013
6 67 (3.78%) Skype for Business
7 49 (2.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 48 (2.71%) Apache
9 45 (2.54%) WebSphere
10 39 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
11 38 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2007
12 37 (2.09%) JBoss
13 36 (2.03%) Tomcat
14 35 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
15 27 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
16 26 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
17 23 (1.30%) OpenStack
17 23 (1.30%) WebLogic
18 20 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2003
19 14 (0.79%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 331 (18.68%) MS Excel
2 316 (17.83%) MS Office
3 44 (2.48%) MS Visio
4 21 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.79%) MS Project
6 5 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.23%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.056%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.056%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.056%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.056%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 23 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.34%) MetaTrader
3 5 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.17%) Adaptiv
4 3 (0.17%) IntelliMatch
4 3 (0.17%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.11%) Cognos Planning
5 2 (0.11%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.11%) Maximo
5 2 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.11%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.11%) thinkFolio
5 2 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.056%) Bankmaster
6 1 (0.056%) Eikon
6 1 (0.056%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.056%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.056%) RMDS
6 1 (0.056%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.056%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 127 (7.17%) Office 365
2 116 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
3 78 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 49 (2.77%) SaaS
5 25 (1.41%) IaaS
6 18 (1.02%) PaaS
7 12 (0.68%) GitHub
8 10 (0.56%) Mimecast
8 10 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 7 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.28%) Google Apps
11 4 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (0.23%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (0.23%) SoftLayer
12 2 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 213 (12.02%) Firewall
2 193 (10.89%) DNS
3 183 (10.33%) LAN
4 166 (9.37%) WAN
5 144 (8.13%) VPN
6 125 (7.05%) SAN
7 120 (6.77%) TCP/IP
8 114 (6.43%) DHCP
9 68 (3.84%) VoIP
10 60 (3.39%) Internet
11 47 (2.65%) Cisco ASA
12 43 (2.43%) Network Security
13 41 (2.31%) Wireless
14 38 (2.14%) NAS
14 38 (2.14%) VLAN
15 37 (2.09%) NetScaler
16 36 (2.03%) MPLS
17 32 (1.81%) HTTP
18 26 (1.47%) iSCSI
19 25 (1.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (18.96%) SQL Server
2 85 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 68 (3.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 59 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 58 (3.27%) MySQL
6 52 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 40 (2.26%) Oracle Database
8 31 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
9 27 (1.52%) Relational Database
10 23 (1.30%) NoSQL
11 21 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
11 21 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 19 (1.07%) RDBMS
13 18 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
14 15 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (0.79%) MongoDB
16 13 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
16 13 (0.73%) MS Access
17 12 (0.68%) MariaDB
17 12 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 64 (3.61%) Git (software)
2 59 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 35 (1.98%) Selenium
4 33 (1.86%) TeamCity
5 32 (1.81%) Subversion
6 29 (1.64%) JIRA
6 29 (1.64%) Visual Studio
7 26 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
8 24 (1.35%) Cucumber
9 20 (1.13%) Octopus Deploy
10 18 (1.02%) NUnit
11 17 (0.96%) FitNesse
12 16 (0.90%) JUnit
13 14 (0.79%) Maven
14 12 (0.68%) ProC
14 12 (0.68%) SpecFlow
15 11 (0.62%) Ant
15 11 (0.62%) Jasmine
16 10 (0.56%) Mockito
16 10 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 549 (30.98%) Finance
2 230 (12.98%) Banking
3 104 (5.87%) Law
4 95 (5.36%) Telecoms
5 78 (4.40%) Investment Banking
6 73 (4.12%) Advertising
7 57 (3.22%) Legal
8 41 (2.31%) Front Office
9 39 (2.20%) Financial Institution
10 38 (2.14%) Retail
11 31 (1.75%) Games
12 28 (1.58%) Back Office
12 28 (1.58%) Publishing
13 23 (1.30%) Marketing
14 12 (0.68%) French Language
15 9 (0.51%) Manufacturing
16 7 (0.40%) Billing
17 6 (0.34%) Japanese Language
18 5 (0.28%) Automotive
19 4 (0.23%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 364 (20.54%) Analyst
2 231 (13.04%) Developer
3 212 (11.96%) Support Analyst
4 173 (9.76%) Support Engineer
5 123 (6.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 111 (6.26%) Desktop Support
7 106 (5.98%) 2nd Line Support
8 96 (5.42%) Service Analyst
9 95 (5.36%) IT Support
10 90 (5.08%) Applications Support
11 89 (5.02%) Windows Engineer
12 83 (4.68%) Service Desk Analyst
13 80 (4.51%) Administrator
14 72 (4.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 68 (3.84%) 1st/2nd Line Support
16 65 (3.67%) IT Analyst
17 64 (3.61%) VMware Engineer
18 63 (3.56%) Architect
19 61 (3.44%) 3rd Line Support
20 60 (3.39%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (11.74%) .NET
2 108 (6.09%) HTML
3 76 (4.29%) Web Services
4 72 (4.06%) ASP.NET
4 72 (4.06%) CSS
5 66 (3.72%) XML
6 57 (3.22%) FIX Protocol
7 43 (2.43%) jQuery
8 38 (2.14%) AngularJS
8 38 (2.14%) HTML5
9 36 (2.03%) .NET Framework
10 35 (1.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 35 (1.98%) LAMP
11 34 (1.92%) WCF
12 28 (1.58%) CSS3
12 28 (1.58%) WinForms
13 24 (1.35%) J2EE
13 24 (1.35%) Ruby on Rails
14 23 (1.30%) ASP.NET Web API
15 21 (1.19%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 172 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
2 138 (7.79%) Computer Science
3 125 (7.05%) Blackberry
4 98 (5.53%) Data Centre
5 88 (4.97%) Hedge funds
6 79 (4.46%) Clustering
7 56 (3.16%) Derivative
8 55 (3.10%) Management Information System
9 49 (2.77%) Replication
10 48 (2.71%) iPhone
11 47 (2.65%) Mobile App
12 45 (2.54%) Fixed Income
13 41 (2.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 37 (2.09%) Equities
14 37 (2.09%) Fintech
15 33 (1.86%) Video Conferencing
16 24 (1.35%) User Experience
17 22 (1.24%) iPad
18 20 (1.13%) Client/Server
18 20 (1.13%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 579 (32.67%) Windows Server
2 414 (23.36%) Linux
3 358 (20.20%) Windows 7
4 327 (18.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 302 (17.04%) Unix
6 265 (14.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 104 (5.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 90 (5.08%) Windows 8
9 75 (4.23%) Android
10 55 (3.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 42 (2.37%) Apple iOS
11 42 (2.37%) Windows 10
12 33 (1.86%) Windows XP
13 26 (1.47%) Solaris
13 26 (1.47%) Windows Phone
14 22 (1.24%) Mac OS X
15 21 (1.19%) CentOS
15 21 (1.19%) Ubuntu
15 21 (1.19%) Windows Mobile
16 19 (1.07%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (22.29%) ITIL
2 196 (11.06%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (7.17%) Change Management
4 99 (5.59%) Service Management
5 87 (4.91%) DevOps
6 85 (4.80%) MVC
7 76 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 74 (4.18%) Migration
9 70 (3.95%) Project Management
9 70 (3.95%) SDLC
10 67 (3.78%) Configuration Management
10 67 (3.78%) High Availability
11 66 (3.72%) Continuous Integration
12 64 (3.61%) Patch Management
13 63 (3.56%) Asset Management
13 63 (3.56%) ITIL V3
14 62 (3.50%) Information Security
15 58 (3.27%) Problem Management
16 56 (3.16%) Service Delivery
16 56 (3.16%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 454 (25.62%) SQL
2 184 (10.38%) PowerShell
3 177 (9.99%) Java
4 169 (9.54%) Python
5 166 (9.37%) C#
6 143 (8.07%) JavaScript
7 114 (6.43%) Bash Shell
8 80 (4.51%) Ruby
9 77 (4.35%) C++
10 68 (3.84%) Perl
11 58 (3.27%) VB
12 57 (3.22%) Shell Script
13 55 (3.10%) T-SQL
14 38 (2.14%) VBScript
15 36 (2.03%) C
16 28 (1.58%) PL/SQL
17 24 (1.35%) PHP
18 19 (1.07%) Scala
19 15 (0.85%) Objective-C
20 13 (0.73%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 219 (12.36%) Degree
2 189 (10.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 111 (6.26%) MCSE
4 99 (5.59%) Cisco Certification
5 80 (4.51%) MCSA
6 65 (3.67%) CCNA
7 58 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
8 54 (3.05%) MCP
9 47 (2.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 45 (2.54%) MCITP
11 38 (2.14%) Citrix Certification
12 31 (1.75%) CCNP
13 26 (1.47%) MCTS
14 21 (1.19%) CISSP
15 19 (1.07%) CCA
15 19 (1.07%) Security Cleared
16 15 (0.85%) CISM
17 13 (0.73%) MCDST
18 12 (0.68%) CISA
19 10 (0.56%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (5.42%) SLA
2 87 (4.91%) QA
3 40 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (1.75%) PCI DSS
5 20 (1.13%) COBIT
6 14 (0.79%) SDET
7 8 (0.45%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.17%) EMIR
8 3 (0.17%) MiFID
8 3 (0.17%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.11%) ISO15022
9 2 (0.11%) ISO20022
10 1 (0.056%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 640 (36.12%) Active Directory
2 267 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 129 (7.28%) XenApp
4 112 (6.32%) Hyper-V
5 108 (6.09%) XenDesktop
6 93 (5.25%) vSphere
7 57 (3.22%) VMware ESX
8 50 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
9 49 (2.77%) XenServer
10 33 (1.86%) Microsoft App-V
11 21 (1.19%) NFS
11 21 (1.19%) Xen
12 20 (1.13%) vCloud
13 14 (0.79%) Terminal Services
14 13 (0.73%) Terminal Server
15 11 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
16 10 (0.56%) Docker
17 7 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 6 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 6 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 198 (11.17%) SCCM
2 86 (4.85%) SCOM
3 66 (3.72%) Puppet
4 58 (3.27%) Opscode Chef
5 33 (1.86%) Ansible
6 23 (1.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 23 (1.30%) WSUS
7 20 (1.13%) Control-M
8 19 (1.07%) Nagios
9 18 (1.02%) EnCase
10 17 (0.96%) AirWatch
10 17 (0.96%) Tivoli
11 16 (0.90%) Backup Exec
11 16 (0.90%) FTK
11 16 (0.90%) Salt
12 14 (0.79%) Cobbler
12 14 (0.79%) SCOrch
12 14 (0.79%) Terraform
12 14 (0.79%) vMotion
13 13 (0.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 700 (39.50%) Microsoft
2 503 (28.39%) VMware
3 291 (16.42%) Citrix
4 232 (13.09%) Cisco
5 177 (9.99%) Oracle
6 100 (5.64%) HP
7 91 (5.14%) Red Hat
8 50 (2.82%) Symantec
9 47 (2.65%) Dell
10 44 (2.48%) NetApp
11 40 (2.26%) EMC
12 30 (1.69%) IBM
12 30 (1.69%) Splunk
13 29 (1.64%) Bloomberg
14 27 (1.52%) AppSense
14 27 (1.52%) Juniper
14 27 (1.52%) Sybase
15 26 (1.47%) LANDesk
16 25 (1.41%) Apple
17 23 (1.30%) Google
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Gym, Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + 12 month Fixed Term Contract
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (Plus Excellent Package)
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
CGI
Salary: £56000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 24 Days Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Scott-Merrick LLP
Salary: Market rate
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LEXSTRA
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + FS benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The Nucleus Group
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago