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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 651 977 1691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.28% 14.46% 15.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.70% 55.23% 57.34%
Number of salaries quoted 592 850 1475
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
1284 1769 2949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.22% 26.18% 26.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1155 1563 2573
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £80,000
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 10 December 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 10 December 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.

1 572 (39.42%) Microsoft
2 532 (36.66%) Active Directory
3 520 (35.84%) Windows Server
4 517 (35.63%) Finance
5 469 (32.32%) Linux
6 378 (26.05%) VMware
7 338 (23.29%) SQL
8 318 (21.92%) SQL Server
9 280 (19.30%) Citrix
10 275 (18.95%) ITIL
11 247 (17.02%) PowerShell
12 246 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
12 246 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
13 239 (16.47%) Cisco
14 228 (15.71%) MS Office
15 224 (15.44%) Banking
16 219 (15.09%) Degree
17 214 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
17 214 (14.75%) Windows 7
18 203 (13.99%) MS Exchange
19 201 (13.85%) Firewall
20 196 (13.51%) Unix
21 192 (13.23%) MS Excel
22 175 (12.06%) DNS
23 168 (11.58%) .NET
24 167 (11.51%) C#
25 164 (11.30%) Office 365
26 152 (10.48%) TCP/IP
27 151 (10.41%) Agile Software Development
28 150 (10.34%) IIS

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
1 203 (13.99%) MS Exchange
2 150 (10.34%) IIS
3 79 (5.44%) SharePoint
4 77 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 73 (5.03%) Apache
6 66 (4.55%) Skype for Business
7 60 (4.14%) Tomcat
8 55 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2013
9 40 (2.76%) JBoss
10 29 (2.00%) WebSphere
11 25 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
11 25 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
12 24 (1.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 19 (1.31%) OpenStack
14 16 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
15 14 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
16 12 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
16 12 (0.83%) WebLogic
17 11 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
18 10 (0.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 228 (15.71%) MS Office
2 192 (13.23%) MS Excel
3 38 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (0.62%) MS Project
4 9 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.28%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.21%) GNU Octave
6 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.14%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.069%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.069%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.069%) Revit
Business Applications
1 12 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.55%) Eikon
3 6 (0.41%) thinkFolio
4 4 (0.28%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 4 (0.28%) LatentZero
4 4 (0.28%) Markit EDM
5 3 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (0.21%) Retail-J
5 3 (0.21%) RMDS
5 3 (0.21%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
6 2 (0.14%) Siebel Analytics
7 1 (0.069%) Bankmaster
7 1 (0.069%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (0.069%) Cognos Planning
7 1 (0.069%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.069%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.069%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.069%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.069%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 164 (11.30%) Office 365
2 145 (9.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 141 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
4 40 (2.76%) SaaS
5 23 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
5 23 (1.59%) IaaS
5 23 (1.59%) PaaS
6 11 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 8 (0.55%) G Suite
7 8 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (0.55%) Mimecast
8 6 (0.41%) GitHub
9 5 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.28%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.21%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.21%) Dropbox
11 3 (0.21%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 201 (13.85%) Firewall
2 175 (12.06%) DNS
3 152 (10.48%) TCP/IP
4 133 (9.17%) DHCP
5 116 (7.99%) VPN
6 113 (7.79%) SAN
7 112 (7.72%) LAN
8 103 (7.10%) WAN
9 64 (4.41%) VoIP
10 51 (3.51%) Internet
11 41 (2.83%) Skype
11 41 (2.83%) Wireless
12 29 (2.00%) Network Security
12 29 (2.00%) VLAN
13 25 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
14 24 (1.65%) HTTP
14 24 (1.65%) NetScaler
15 22 (1.52%) iSCSI
15 22 (1.52%) LDAP
16 20 (1.38%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 318 (21.92%) SQL Server
2 63 (4.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 41 (2.83%) MySQL
5 40 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (1.79%) Relational Database
6 26 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
7 22 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (1.31%) Oracle Database
10 15 (1.03%) Big Data
11 13 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
11 13 (0.90%) RDBMS
12 12 (0.83%) DB2
12 12 (0.83%) DTS
12 12 (0.83%) NoSQL
13 11 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (0.69%) Hadoop
15 9 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 59 (4.07%) Git (software)
2 53 (3.65%) Jenkins
3 43 (2.96%) TeamCity
4 38 (2.62%) JIRA
5 28 (1.93%) Subversion
6 25 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
7 24 (1.65%) Visual Studio
8 23 (1.59%) NUnit
9 17 (1.17%) MSTest
10 15 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (0.90%) MSI
12 11 (0.76%) Maven
13 10 (0.69%) Plastic SCM
13 10 (0.69%) SilkPerformer
13 10 (0.69%) SilkTest
14 9 (0.62%) Moq
15 7 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 6 (0.41%) Bitbucket
17 4 (0.28%) Selenium
17 4 (0.28%) Vagrant
General
1 517 (35.63%) Finance
2 224 (15.44%) Banking
3 88 (6.06%) Law
4 47 (3.24%) Legal
5 41 (2.83%) Telecoms
6 34 (2.34%) Front Office
7 30 (2.07%) Investment Banking
8 29 (2.00%) Marketing
9 26 (1.79%) Retail
10 23 (1.59%) Back Office
10 23 (1.59%) Publishing
11 21 (1.45%) Financial Institution
12 18 (1.24%) Games
13 11 (0.76%) Advertising
14 9 (0.62%) Turkish Language
15 7 (0.48%) Billing
16 6 (0.41%) Private Banking
17 5 (0.34%) Japanese Language
18 4 (0.28%) French Language
18 4 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 277 (19.09%) Analyst
2 200 (13.78%) Developer
3 147 (10.13%) Support Analyst
4 137 (9.44%) Support Engineer
5 120 (8.27%) IT Support
6 112 (7.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 105 (7.24%) Administrator
8 98 (6.75%) Windows Engineer
9 88 (6.06%) Applications Support
10 80 (5.51%) Service Analyst
11 79 (5.44%) C# Developer
12 77 (5.31%) Desktop Support
13 71 (4.89%) Service Desk Analyst
14 70 (4.82%) Systems Administrator
15 67 (4.62%) .NET Developer
16 64 (4.41%) DevOps Engineer
17 61 (4.20%) 2nd Line Support
18 58 (4.00%) Consultant
19 53 (3.65%) IT Analyst
20 52 (3.58%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (11.58%) .NET
2 78 (5.38%) HTML
3 71 (4.89%) Web Services
4 66 (4.55%) CSS
5 45 (3.10%) ASP.NET
6 39 (2.69%) XML
7 37 (2.55%) Middleware
8 36 (2.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (2.21%) FIX Protocol
10 29 (2.00%) jQuery
10 29 (2.00%) WCF
11 25 (1.72%) WinForms
12 24 (1.65%) WPF
13 22 (1.52%) Ajax
14 21 (1.45%) .NET Framework
15 20 (1.38%) ASP.NET Web API
15 20 (1.38%) STL
16 19 (1.31%) AngularJS
17 18 (1.24%) LAMP
18 16 (1.10%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 127 (8.75%) Computer Science
2 78 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
3 76 (5.24%) Data Centre
4 61 (4.20%) Hedge funds
5 59 (4.07%) Blackberry
6 58 (4.00%) Management Information System
7 53 (3.65%) Video Conferencing
8 41 (2.83%) Mathematics
9 37 (2.55%) Clustering
9 37 (2.55%) iPhone
10 33 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 31 (2.14%) Smartphone
12 29 (2.00%) Fixed Income
12 29 (2.00%) Replication
13 28 (1.93%) Derivative
13 28 (1.93%) Fintech
14 26 (1.79%) Physics
15 24 (1.65%) Public Cloud
16 22 (1.52%) Equities
17 21 (1.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 520 (35.84%) Windows Server
2 469 (32.32%) Linux
3 246 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 246 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 214 (14.75%) Windows 7
5 196 (13.51%) Unix
6 92 (6.34%) Windows 10
7 88 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 66 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 63 (4.34%) Windows 8
10 54 (3.72%) Mac OS X
11 46 (3.17%) Apple iOS
12 44 (3.03%) Android
13 37 (2.55%) Solaris
14 35 (2.41%) Windows XP
15 24 (1.65%) CentOS
15 24 (1.65%) Mac OS
16 20 (1.38%) Ubuntu
17 8 (0.55%) Debian
18 7 (0.48%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (18.95%) ITIL
2 151 (10.41%) Agile Software Development
3 148 (10.20%) DevOps
4 88 (6.06%) Project Management
5 73 (5.03%) SDLC
6 62 (4.27%) Service Delivery
7 61 (4.20%) Asset Management
7 61 (4.20%) Mentoring
8 58 (4.00%) Configuration Management
8 58 (4.00%) Incident Management
9 57 (3.93%) Service Management
10 56 (3.86%) Continuous Integration
11 53 (3.65%) Information Security
12 50 (3.45%) Migration
13 48 (3.31%) Disaster Recovery
14 46 (3.17%) MVC
15 45 (3.10%) Scrum
16 44 (3.03%) PRINCE2
17 43 (2.96%) Software Engineering
18 41 (2.83%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 338 (23.29%) SQL
2 247 (17.02%) PowerShell
3 167 (11.51%) C#
4 126 (8.68%) Python
5 112 (7.72%) C++
6 109 (7.51%) Java
7 86 (5.93%) JavaScript
8 76 (5.24%) Bash Shell
9 60 (4.14%) Shell Script
10 50 (3.45%) Perl
11 47 (3.24%) T-SQL
12 37 (2.55%) C
13 35 (2.41%) Ruby
14 32 (2.21%) VB
15 28 (1.93%) PHP
16 27 (1.86%) VBScript
17 19 (1.31%) PL/SQL
18 16 (1.10%) VB.NET
19 13 (0.90%) VBA
20 7 (0.48%) AWK
Qualifications
1 219 (15.09%) Degree
2 143 (9.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 99 (6.82%) MCSE
4 67 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
5 52 (3.58%) CCNA
6 45 (3.10%) MCSA
7 35 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
8 32 (2.21%) MCITP
9 30 (2.07%) MCP
10 27 (1.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 21 (1.45%) CISSP
11 21 (1.45%) EMC Certification
12 18 (1.24%) CCNP
13 14 (0.96%) MCTS
13 14 (0.96%) Security Cleared
14 10 (0.69%) CEH
14 10 (0.69%) CISM
14 10 (0.69%) ISEB
15 9 (0.62%) CCA
15 9 (0.62%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (7.51%) SLA
2 34 (2.34%) QA
3 21 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (0.69%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.55%) COBIT
6 8 (0.55%) ISO27005
7 4 (0.28%) HIPAA
7 4 (0.28%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.21%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.21%) MiFID
9 1 (0.069%) EMIR
9 1 (0.069%) GCP
9 1 (0.069%) SEPA
System Software
1 532 (36.66%) Active Directory
2 214 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (7.24%) Hyper-V
4 74 (5.10%) XenApp
5 67 (4.62%) vSphere
6 44 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
7 36 (2.48%) XenDesktop
8 25 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
8 25 (1.72%) VMware ESX
9 24 (1.65%) Docker
10 23 (1.59%) XenServer
11 19 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
12 15 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
13 14 (0.96%) NFS
14 13 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
14 13 (0.90%) Xen
15 9 (0.62%) Terminal Services
15 9 (0.62%) vCloud
16 8 (0.55%) VMware Server
17 7 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 146 (10.06%) SCCM
2 79 (5.44%) Puppet
3 52 (3.58%) Opscode Chef
4 49 (3.38%) Ansible
5 38 (2.62%) WSUS
6 34 (2.34%) SCOM
7 27 (1.86%) Nagios
7 27 (1.86%) NetBackup
8 26 (1.79%) AirWatch
9 23 (1.59%) Backup Exec
10 19 (1.31%) Casper Suite
11 16 (1.10%) Salt
12 13 (0.90%) Terraform
13 12 (0.83%) FortiGate
14 11 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
14 11 (0.76%) Tivoli
15 10 (0.69%) Cobbler
15 10 (0.69%) EMC VPLEX
15 10 (0.69%) Nessus
16 8 (0.55%) Kibana
Vendors
1 572 (39.42%) Microsoft
2 378 (26.05%) VMware
3 280 (19.30%) Citrix
4 239 (16.47%) Cisco
5 135 (9.30%) Oracle
6 87 (6.00%) HP
7 85 (5.86%) Red Hat
8 82 (5.65%) Apple
9 52 (3.58%) EMC
10 47 (3.24%) Bloomberg
11 38 (2.62%) Reuters
12 37 (2.55%) Adobe
12 37 (2.55%) Dell
13 36 (2.48%) IBM
13 36 (2.48%) NetApp
14 31 (2.14%) Google
14 31 (2.14%) Mitel
15 30 (2.07%) Sybase
16 28 (1.93%) Avaya
16 28 (1.93%) Symantec
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Dunsdon Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Gym + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £30000 - £30001 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £45000 - £45001 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £140000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30 000 - £65 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £80000 - £115000 per annum + Bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday