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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 750 1204 1689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.61% 13.74% 14.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.80% 52.48% 54.26%
Number of salaries quoted 675 1026 1462
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +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
1448 2294 3113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.35% 26.18% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1309 1971 2736
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £71,800 £75,000
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 24 September 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 24 September 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.

1 659 (40.55%) Microsoft
2 606 (37.29%) Active Directory
3 571 (35.14%) Finance
4 532 (32.74%) Windows Server
5 481 (29.60%) Linux
6 422 (25.97%) SQL
7 403 (24.80%) VMware
8 322 (19.82%) SQL Server
9 317 (19.51%) Citrix
10 311 (19.14%) ITIL
11 286 (17.60%) MS Office
12 272 (16.74%) Windows 7
13 254 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
13 254 (15.63%) Unix
13 254 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
14 248 (15.26%) VMware Infrastructure
15 247 (15.20%) Cisco
16 239 (14.71%) PowerShell
17 238 (14.65%) MS Excel
18 232 (14.28%) Banking
19 224 (13.78%) Degree
20 214 (13.17%) MS Exchange
21 192 (11.82%) DNS
22 191 (11.75%) .NET
23 181 (11.14%) Agile Software Development
24 174 (10.71%) IIS
25 171 (10.52%) C#
26 170 (10.46%) Firewall
27 160 (9.85%) Oracle
27 160 (9.85%) Amazon AWS

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
1 214 (13.17%) MS Exchange
2 174 (10.71%) IIS
3 112 (6.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 105 (6.46%) SharePoint
5 83 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 66 (4.06%) Skype for Business
7 60 (3.69%) Apache
8 51 (3.14%) Tomcat
9 39 (2.40%) WebSphere
10 36 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 27 (1.66%) JBoss
12 26 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
13 23 (1.42%) OpenStack
13 23 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
14 19 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
15 18 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
15 18 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
16 14 (0.86%) Confluence
17 13 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
17 13 (0.80%) WebLogic
Applications
1 286 (17.60%) MS Office
2 238 (14.65%) MS Excel
3 41 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 34 (2.09%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.92%) MS Project
6 7 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.31%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.12%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.062%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.062%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.062%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.062%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 19 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.62%) Eikon
3 9 (0.55%) thinkFolio
4 6 (0.37%) MetaTrader
5 4 (0.25%) LatentZero
5 4 (0.25%) Markit EDM
6 3 (0.18%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.12%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.12%) Siebel Analytics
7 2 (0.12%) Summit
8 1 (0.062%) Bankmaster
8 1 (0.062%) CODA-Financials
8 1 (0.062%) Cognos Planning
8 1 (0.062%) Maximo
8 1 (0.062%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.062%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.062%) Retail-J
8 1 (0.062%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 160 (9.85%) Amazon AWS
2 153 (9.42%) Office 365
3 130 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 49 (3.02%) SaaS
5 28 (1.72%) IaaS
6 27 (1.66%) PaaS
7 23 (1.42%) Azure Active Directory
8 11 (0.68%) GitHub
9 9 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 8 (0.49%) Mimecast
11 7 (0.43%) Google Apps
11 7 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 6 (0.37%) Dropbox
12 6 (0.37%) OneDrive
13 5 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (0.31%) OpenShift
14 3 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (0.18%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
15 2 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 192 (11.82%) DNS
2 170 (10.46%) Firewall
3 158 (9.72%) TCP/IP
4 153 (9.42%) LAN
5 140 (8.62%) WAN
6 131 (8.06%) VPN
7 130 (8.00%) DHCP
8 111 (6.83%) SAN
9 64 (3.94%) VoIP
10 47 (2.89%) Internet
11 39 (2.40%) Skype
12 38 (2.34%) VLAN
12 38 (2.34%) Wireless
13 35 (2.15%) MPLS
14 32 (1.97%) Network Security
15 31 (1.91%) LDAP
16 27 (1.66%) iSCSI
17 26 (1.60%) HTTP
17 26 (1.60%) NetScaler
18 20 (1.23%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 322 (19.82%) SQL Server
2 83 (5.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 64 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 58 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 54 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 40 (2.46%) MySQL
7 32 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
8 26 (1.60%) Oracle Database
9 25 (1.54%) Relational Database
10 23 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 21 (1.29%) RDBMS
12 20 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
14 12 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
15 11 (0.68%) Big Data
15 11 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
15 11 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
16 10 (0.62%) DB2
17 9 (0.55%) NoSQL
17 9 (0.55%) Redis
Development Applications
1 62 (3.82%) Git (software)
2 47 (2.89%) TeamCity
3 42 (2.58%) Jenkins
4 37 (2.28%) JIRA
5 33 (2.03%) Subversion
6 24 (1.48%) Octopus Deploy
7 19 (1.17%) Visual Studio
8 13 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (0.62%) NUnit
10 9 (0.55%) MSI
11 8 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (0.49%) Plastic SCM
11 8 (0.49%) Selenium
12 7 (0.43%) Bitbucket
12 7 (0.43%) Maven
13 5 (0.31%) MSTest
13 5 (0.31%) SilkTest
13 5 (0.31%) YouTrack
13 5 (0.31%) ZenHub
14 4 (0.25%) WebDriver
General
1 571 (35.14%) Finance
2 232 (14.28%) Banking
3 131 (8.06%) Law
4 80 (4.92%) Legal
5 71 (4.37%) Telecoms
6 49 (3.02%) Retail
7 42 (2.58%) Investment Banking
8 36 (2.22%) Games
9 29 (1.78%) Financial Institution
10 27 (1.66%) Front Office
11 25 (1.54%) Publishing
12 21 (1.29%) Advertising
12 21 (1.29%) Marketing
13 20 (1.23%) Back Office
14 11 (0.68%) Billing
15 8 (0.49%) French Language
16 7 (0.43%) Japanese Language
17 6 (0.37%) Manufacturing
18 5 (0.31%) Private Banking
19 4 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 344 (21.17%) Analyst
2 217 (13.35%) Developer
3 196 (12.06%) Support Analyst
4 152 (9.35%) Support Engineer
5 123 (7.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 118 (7.26%) IT Support
7 116 (7.14%) Applications Support
8 107 (6.58%) Administrator
9 104 (6.40%) Windows Engineer
10 96 (5.91%) Desktop Support
11 82 (5.05%) Service Analyst
12 79 (4.86%) 2nd Line Support
13 75 (4.62%) C# Developer
13 75 (4.62%) IT Analyst
13 75 (4.62%) Service Desk Analyst
14 72 (4.43%) DevOps Engineer
15 61 (3.75%) Applications Support Analyst
16 59 (3.63%) .NET Developer
16 59 (3.63%) DBA
17 57 (3.51%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (11.75%) .NET
2 103 (6.34%) Web Services
3 99 (6.09%) HTML
4 85 (5.23%) CSS
5 57 (3.51%) ASP.NET
6 55 (3.38%) XML
7 41 (2.52%) FIX Protocol
8 34 (2.09%) HTML5
9 31 (1.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 31 (1.91%) Middleware
10 29 (1.78%) AngularJS
11 28 (1.72%) CSS3
12 26 (1.60%) jQuery
12 26 (1.60%) WCF
12 26 (1.60%) WPF
13 25 (1.54%) Oracle ADF
13 25 (1.54%) WinForms
14 22 (1.35%) JSF
14 22 (1.35%) LAMP
15 19 (1.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 124 (7.63%) Computer Science
2 115 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
3 85 (5.23%) Data Centre
4 68 (4.18%) Blackberry
5 64 (3.94%) Hedge funds
6 62 (3.82%) Management Information System
7 55 (3.38%) Clustering
8 49 (3.02%) iPhone
9 44 (2.71%) Replication
10 43 (2.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 41 (2.52%) Smartphone
12 39 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
13 37 (2.28%) Derivative
14 30 (1.85%) Fixed Income
14 30 (1.85%) Mobile App
15 27 (1.66%) IVR
16 24 (1.48%) Fintech
17 22 (1.35%) Equities
17 22 (1.35%) Mathematics
18 20 (1.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 532 (32.74%) Windows Server
2 481 (29.60%) Linux
3 272 (16.74%) Windows 7
4 254 (15.63%) Unix
4 254 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 254 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 98 (6.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 82 (5.05%) Windows 10
7 77 (4.74%) Windows 8
8 59 (3.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 58 (3.57%) Mac OS X
10 53 (3.26%) Android
11 49 (3.02%) Apple iOS
12 44 (2.71%) Solaris
13 31 (1.91%) Windows XP
14 19 (1.17%) Mac OS
15 12 (0.74%) Ubuntu
15 12 (0.74%) Windows Vista
16 10 (0.62%) CentOS
16 10 (0.62%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (19.14%) ITIL
2 181 (11.14%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (8.55%) DevOps
4 81 (4.98%) Change Management
5 75 (4.62%) Service Delivery
6 69 (4.25%) Information Security
6 69 (4.25%) SDLC
7 67 (4.12%) Asset Management
8 66 (4.06%) Mentoring
8 66 (4.06%) Service Management
9 65 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
10 62 (3.82%) Disaster Recovery
10 62 (3.82%) Incident Management
10 62 (3.82%) Migration
11 58 (3.57%) Project Management
12 54 (3.32%) Configuration Management
13 52 (3.20%) MVC
14 48 (2.95%) Scrum
15 46 (2.83%) ITIL V3
15 46 (2.83%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 422 (25.97%) SQL
2 239 (14.71%) PowerShell
3 171 (10.52%) C#
4 141 (8.68%) Python
5 136 (8.37%) JavaScript
6 124 (7.63%) Java
7 103 (6.34%) C++
8 83 (5.11%) Bash Shell
9 71 (4.37%) Shell Script
10 61 (3.75%) Perl
11 53 (3.26%) T-SQL
12 49 (3.02%) VB
13 41 (2.52%) Ruby
14 38 (2.34%) C
15 36 (2.22%) PL/SQL
16 32 (1.97%) VBScript
17 25 (1.54%) PHP
18 23 (1.42%) VB.NET
19 13 (0.80%) VBA
20 10 (0.62%) Scala
Qualifications
1 224 (13.78%) Degree
2 153 (9.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 118 (7.26%) MCSE
4 63 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
5 55 (3.38%) CCNA
5 55 (3.38%) MCSA
6 47 (2.89%) MCP
7 44 (2.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 36 (2.22%) MCITP
9 34 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
10 30 (1.85%) CISSP
11 21 (1.29%) MCTS
12 20 (1.23%) CCA
12 20 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
13 19 (1.17%) EMC Certification
14 16 (0.98%) CCNP
15 13 (0.80%) CISM
16 12 (0.74%) CEH
17 10 (0.62%) MCDST
18 9 (0.55%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (6.09%) SLA
2 64 (3.94%) QA
3 30 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (0.80%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.49%) COBIT
6 8 (0.49%) ISO27005
7 7 (0.43%) SEPA
8 4 (0.25%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.25%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.18%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.18%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.12%) SDET
11 1 (0.062%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.062%) EMIR
11 1 (0.062%) MiFID
11 1 (0.062%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 606 (37.29%) Active Directory
2 248 (15.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 119 (7.32%) Hyper-V
4 90 (5.54%) XenApp
5 83 (5.11%) vSphere
6 65 (4.00%) XenDesktop
7 39 (2.40%) VMware ESX
8 38 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
9 29 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
10 26 (1.60%) Docker
11 23 (1.42%) Microsoft App-V
12 21 (1.29%) Terminal Services
12 21 (1.29%) Virtual Desktop
13 20 (1.23%) vCloud
14 17 (1.05%) NFS
14 17 (1.05%) XenServer
15 12 (0.74%) Xen
16 11 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
17 9 (0.55%) VMware Server
18 8 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 160 (9.85%) SCCM
2 75 (4.62%) Puppet
3 55 (3.38%) SCOM
4 49 (3.02%) Opscode Chef
5 45 (2.77%) WSUS
6 43 (2.65%) Ansible
7 36 (2.22%) AirWatch
8 28 (1.72%) Nagios
9 24 (1.48%) Backup Exec
10 23 (1.42%) NetBackup
11 18 (1.11%) Casper Suite
12 17 (1.05%) Salt
13 15 (0.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 12 (0.74%) Tivoli
15 11 (0.68%) Cobbler
15 11 (0.68%) Failover Clustering
15 11 (0.68%) Terraform
16 10 (0.62%) SCVMM
16 10 (0.62%) vMotion
17 9 (0.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 659 (40.55%) Microsoft
2 403 (24.80%) VMware
3 317 (19.51%) Citrix
4 247 (15.20%) Cisco
5 160 (9.85%) Oracle
6 88 (5.42%) HP
7 77 (4.74%) Red Hat
8 72 (4.43%) Apple
9 61 (3.75%) EMC
10 59 (3.63%) Symantec
11 47 (2.89%) Bloomberg
12 41 (2.52%) IBM
13 39 (2.40%) Dell
14 38 (2.34%) Mitel
15 37 (2.28%) Adobe
16 36 (2.22%) Reuters
17 32 (1.97%) Google
18 31 (1.91%) NetApp
18 31 (1.91%) Sybase
19 28 (1.72%) Sophos
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bristow Holland
Salary: £24k - 28k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ESA Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £29000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Gym, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JWResource
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ZenTech Talent
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Leigh Day
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago