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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
London / City of London
Rank 10 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 630 864 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.71% 13.37% 15.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 55.14% 57.42%
Number of salaries quoted 590 761 1355
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £75,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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
1260 1567 2682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.42% 24.24% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1151 1383 2350
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 £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £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 22 January 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 22 January 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.

1 493 (38.22%) Microsoft
2 489 (37.91%) Active Directory
3 476 (36.90%) Windows Server
4 454 (35.19%) Finance
5 399 (30.93%) Linux
6 362 (28.06%) VMware
7 299 (23.18%) SQL
8 283 (21.94%) SQL Server
9 279 (21.63%) Citrix
10 246 (19.07%) Windows Server 2008
11 243 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
12 237 (18.37%) ITIL
13 215 (16.67%) Cisco
14 209 (16.20%) Windows 7
15 208 (16.12%) Firewall
16 206 (15.97%) MS Office
17 205 (15.89%) PowerShell
18 201 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
18 201 (15.58%) MS Exchange
19 199 (15.43%) Banking
20 188 (14.57%) Degree
21 181 (14.03%) MS Excel
21 181 (14.03%) DNS
22 175 (13.57%) Unix
23 153 (11.86%) DHCP
24 148 (11.47%) TCP/IP
24 148 (11.47%) IIS
25 147 (11.40%) Office 365
26 145 (11.24%) .NET
27 141 (10.93%) SCCM

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
1 201 (15.58%) MS Exchange
2 148 (11.47%) IIS
3 82 (6.36%) Skype for Business
4 80 (6.20%) SharePoint
5 71 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 55 (4.26%) Apache
6 55 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 42 (3.26%) Tomcat
8 34 (2.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 34 (2.64%) JBoss
9 31 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2007
10 27 (2.09%) SharePoint 2013
11 24 (1.86%) WebSphere
12 23 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2003
13 21 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
14 15 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
15 14 (1.09%) OpenStack
16 13 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
17 10 (0.78%) WebLogic
18 9 (0.70%) CloudStack
Applications
1 206 (15.97%) MS Office
2 181 (14.03%) MS Excel
3 15 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.39%) MS Project
4 5 (0.39%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.31%) GNU Octave
5 4 (0.31%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.16%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.16%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.078%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.078%) Revit
Business Applications
1 9 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.39%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 3 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (0.23%) Eikon
3 3 (0.23%) Retail-J
3 3 (0.23%) RMDS
3 3 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.23%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
4 2 (0.16%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.078%) Bankmaster
5 1 (0.078%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.078%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 147 (11.40%) Office 365
2 134 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 111 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (2.25%) SaaS
5 15 (1.16%) IaaS
6 14 (1.09%) G Suite
6 14 (1.09%) PaaS
7 13 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
8 11 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 8 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (0.62%) Mimecast
10 7 (0.54%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.39%) GitHub
11 5 (0.39%) Route 53
12 4 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.23%) OpenShift
13 3 (0.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 208 (16.12%) Firewall
2 181 (14.03%) DNS
3 153 (11.86%) DHCP
4 148 (11.47%) TCP/IP
5 108 (8.37%) SAN
6 102 (7.91%) VPN
7 97 (7.52%) LAN
8 92 (7.13%) WAN
9 56 (4.34%) VoIP
10 53 (4.11%) Internet
11 44 (3.41%) Skype
12 30 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
13 29 (2.25%) NAS
14 28 (2.17%) Wireless
15 25 (1.94%) NetScaler
16 23 (1.78%) Network Security
16 23 (1.78%) SMTP
17 22 (1.71%) VLAN
18 19 (1.47%) iSCSI
19 18 (1.40%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 283 (21.94%) SQL Server
2 66 (5.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 54 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 37 (2.87%) MySQL
4 37 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 35 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (1.86%) Relational Database
7 22 (1.71%) Oracle Database
7 22 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
8 20 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (1.32%) Big Data
10 17 (1.32%) NoSQL
11 15 (1.16%) MongoDB
11 15 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
12 13 (1.01%) DB2
12 13 (1.01%) DTS
13 11 (0.85%) Hadoop
14 9 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
15 8 (0.62%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 51 (3.95%) Jenkins
2 41 (3.18%) Git (software)
3 33 (2.56%) JIRA
3 33 (2.56%) TeamCity
4 28 (2.17%) Subversion
5 27 (2.09%) NUnit
6 23 (1.78%) Octopus Deploy
7 22 (1.71%) Visual Studio
8 21 (1.63%) MSTest
9 15 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (1.01%) Moq
11 11 (0.85%) MSI
12 10 (0.78%) SilkPerformer
12 10 (0.78%) SilkTest
13 9 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (0.70%) Plastic SCM
14 8 (0.62%) Selenium
14 8 (0.62%) Vagrant
15 6 (0.47%) Maven
16 5 (0.39%) Cucumber
General
1 454 (35.19%) Finance
2 199 (15.43%) Banking
3 68 (5.27%) Law
4 46 (3.57%) Legal
5 35 (2.71%) Telecoms
6 34 (2.64%) Front Office
7 30 (2.33%) Marketing
8 27 (2.09%) Investment Banking
9 25 (1.94%) Publishing
10 21 (1.63%) Back Office
11 19 (1.47%) Retail
12 16 (1.24%) Financial Institution
13 15 (1.16%) Advertising
14 13 (1.01%) Games
15 9 (0.70%) Turkish Language
16 8 (0.62%) Manufacturing
17 6 (0.47%) Private Banking
18 5 (0.39%) Electronics
18 5 (0.39%) French Language
18 5 (0.39%) German Language
Job Titles
1 248 (19.22%) Analyst
2 164 (12.71%) Developer
3 124 (9.61%) Support Engineer
4 118 (9.15%) Support Analyst
5 109 (8.45%) IT Support
6 101 (7.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 95 (7.36%) Windows Engineer
8 88 (6.82%) Administrator
9 70 (5.43%) IT Engineer
10 67 (5.19%) Service Analyst
11 66 (5.12%) Applications Support
12 64 (4.96%) Desktop Support
13 63 (4.88%) C# Developer
14 62 (4.81%) Systems Administrator
15 61 (4.73%) Service Desk Analyst
16 59 (4.57%) .NET Developer
16 59 (4.57%) 2nd Line Support
17 51 (3.95%) Consultant
18 49 (3.80%) IT Analyst
19 48 (3.72%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (11.24%) .NET
2 72 (5.58%) HTML
3 54 (4.19%) CSS
4 47 (3.64%) ASP.NET
4 47 (3.64%) Web Services
5 41 (3.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 37 (2.87%) XML
7 36 (2.79%) jQuery
8 32 (2.48%) WCF
9 30 (2.33%) AngularJS
10 27 (2.09%) Middleware
11 26 (2.02%) Ajax
12 25 (1.94%) ASP.NET Web API
12 25 (1.94%) FIX Protocol
13 24 (1.86%) .NET Framework
14 19 (1.47%) REST
15 17 (1.32%) SOAP
16 16 (1.24%) LAMP
16 16 (1.24%) STL
17 15 (1.16%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 102 (7.91%) Computer Science
2 69 (5.35%) Blackberry
3 65 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (4.50%) Data Centre
5 52 (4.03%) Management Information System
6 49 (3.80%) Hedge funds
7 44 (3.41%) Video Conferencing
8 42 (3.26%) Mathematics
9 36 (2.79%) Clustering
10 35 (2.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 32 (2.48%) Public Cloud
12 27 (2.09%) Driving Licence
13 26 (2.02%) Fixed Income
14 24 (1.86%) iPhone
14 24 (1.86%) Physics
15 23 (1.78%) Derivative
16 22 (1.71%) Fintech
17 21 (1.63%) Equities
17 21 (1.63%) Replication
18 20 (1.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 476 (36.90%) Windows Server
2 399 (30.93%) Linux
3 246 (19.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 243 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 209 (16.20%) Windows 7
6 175 (13.57%) Unix
7 111 (8.60%) Windows 10
8 85 (6.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 74 (5.74%) Windows 8
10 59 (4.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 46 (3.57%) Mac OS X
12 43 (3.33%) Windows XP
13 39 (3.02%) Solaris
14 29 (2.25%) Apple iOS
15 27 (2.09%) Android
16 19 (1.47%) CentOS
16 19 (1.47%) Ubuntu
17 16 (1.24%) Mac OS
18 11 (0.85%) Debian
19 8 (0.62%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (18.37%) ITIL
2 130 (10.08%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (9.15%) DevOps
4 71 (5.50%) Project Management
5 66 (5.12%) SDLC
6 55 (4.26%) Configuration Management
7 53 (4.11%) Incident Management
7 53 (4.11%) Migration
7 53 (4.11%) Service Management
8 52 (4.03%) MVC
9 45 (3.49%) Mentoring
10 44 (3.41%) Continuous Integration
10 44 (3.41%) Disaster Recovery
10 44 (3.41%) Scrum
10 44 (3.41%) Software Engineering
11 41 (3.18%) Business Intelligence
12 40 (3.10%) Information Security
12 40 (3.10%) Service Delivery
13 38 (2.95%) PRINCE2
14 35 (2.71%) OO
Programming Languages
1 299 (23.18%) SQL
2 205 (15.89%) PowerShell
3 135 (10.47%) C#
4 101 (7.83%) C++
4 101 (7.83%) Java
5 100 (7.75%) Python
6 78 (6.05%) JavaScript
7 55 (4.26%) Bash Shell
8 49 (3.80%) Shell Script
9 44 (3.41%) T-SQL
10 43 (3.33%) Perl
11 36 (2.79%) Ruby
12 33 (2.56%) C
13 28 (2.17%) VB
14 21 (1.63%) PHP
15 19 (1.47%) VBA
16 18 (1.40%) VBScript
17 13 (1.01%) VB.NET
18 11 (0.85%) PL/SQL
19 8 (0.62%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 188 (14.57%) Degree
2 127 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 84 (6.51%) MCSE
4 57 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
5 44 (3.41%) CCNA
6 36 (2.79%) MCSA
7 35 (2.71%) ITIL Certification
8 25 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 24 (1.86%) MCITP
9 24 (1.86%) MCP
10 20 (1.55%) CCNP
11 17 (1.32%) CISSP
11 17 (1.32%) Security Cleared
12 14 (1.09%) ISEB
13 12 (0.93%) PhD
14 11 (0.85%) EMC Certification
14 11 (0.85%) MCTS
15 8 (0.62%) CISM
15 8 (0.62%) CREST Certified
15 8 (0.62%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (7.13%) SLA
2 25 (1.94%) QA
3 17 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (0.70%) COBIT
5 9 (0.70%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.62%) ISO27005
7 5 (0.39%) MiFID
8 3 (0.23%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.23%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.23%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.078%) EMIR
9 1 (0.078%) GCP
System Software
1 489 (37.91%) Active Directory
2 201 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 103 (7.98%) Hyper-V
3 103 (7.98%) XenApp
4 82 (6.36%) vSphere
5 42 (3.26%) XenDesktop
6 36 (2.79%) VMware ESXi
7 34 (2.64%) XenServer
8 23 (1.78%) Microsoft App-V
9 21 (1.63%) Virtual Servers
10 19 (1.47%) Docker
10 19 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
11 15 (1.16%) VMware ESX
12 12 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 12 (0.93%) Xen
13 10 (0.78%) NFS
14 8 (0.62%) vCloud
15 6 (0.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 6 (0.47%) Virtual Desktop
15 6 (0.47%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 141 (10.93%) SCCM
2 74 (5.74%) Puppet
3 47 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (2.95%) SCOM
5 34 (2.64%) Ansible
5 34 (2.64%) WSUS
6 22 (1.71%) Backup Exec
7 21 (1.63%) AirWatch
7 21 (1.63%) Nagios
8 20 (1.55%) NetBackup
9 16 (1.24%) Terraform
10 13 (1.01%) Casper Suite
10 13 (1.01%) FortiGate
11 12 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
11 12 (0.93%) Salt
12 10 (0.78%) Tivoli
12 10 (0.78%) XenMobile
13 9 (0.70%) Cobbler
13 9 (0.70%) EMC VPLEX
13 9 (0.70%) Nessus
Vendors
1 493 (38.22%) Microsoft
2 362 (28.06%) VMware
3 279 (21.63%) Citrix
4 215 (16.67%) Cisco
5 114 (8.84%) Oracle
6 91 (7.05%) HP
7 78 (6.05%) Apple
8 72 (5.58%) Red Hat
9 57 (4.42%) EMC
10 45 (3.49%) Bloomberg
11 40 (3.10%) NetApp
12 36 (2.79%) Reuters
13 34 (2.64%) Dell
14 31 (2.40%) Google
15 29 (2.25%) Adobe
15 29 (2.25%) IBM
16 28 (2.17%) Avaya
17 27 (2.09%) Sybase
17 27 (2.09%) Veeam
18 22 (1.71%) Intel Security
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus package and bonus
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mandara
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FT Select
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + healthcare, gym membership, pension
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
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TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent bens and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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ComputAppoint
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
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Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday