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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 843 1273 1750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.66% 12.88% 14.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.22% 52.13% 53.83%
Number of salaries quoted 761 1077 1533
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1584 2442 3251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.66% 24.71% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1437 2085 2851
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 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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.

1 676 (38.99%) Microsoft
2 631 (36.39%) Active Directory
3 576 (33.22%) Finance
4 568 (32.76%) Windows Server
5 492 (28.37%) Linux
6 442 (25.49%) SQL
7 439 (25.32%) VMware
8 336 (19.38%) ITIL
9 333 (19.20%) Citrix
10 328 (18.92%) SQL Server
11 312 (17.99%) MS Office
12 305 (17.59%) Windows 7
13 275 (15.86%) Unix
14 272 (15.69%) Cisco
15 269 (15.51%) Windows Server 2012
16 263 (15.17%) Windows Server 2008
17 252 (14.53%) VMware Infrastructure
18 243 (14.01%) MS Excel
19 239 (13.78%) PowerShell
20 235 (13.55%) Banking
21 225 (12.98%) Degree
22 223 (12.86%) MS Exchange
23 206 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
24 199 (11.48%) DNS
25 197 (11.36%) .NET
26 190 (10.96%) Firewall
27 189 (10.90%) IIS
28 182 (10.50%) LAN
29 177 (10.21%) C#
30 170 (9.80%) 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
1 223 (12.86%) MS Exchange
2 189 (10.90%) IIS
3 119 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 106 (6.11%) SharePoint
5 94 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 67 (3.86%) Skype for Business
7 59 (3.40%) Apache
8 51 (2.94%) Tomcat
9 37 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 37 (2.13%) WebSphere
10 26 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
11 24 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
12 23 (1.33%) JBoss
13 20 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
13 20 (1.15%) OpenStack
14 19 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
15 17 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
16 14 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
17 13 (0.75%) Confluence
18 11 (0.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 312 (17.99%) MS Office
2 243 (14.01%) MS Excel
3 44 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 40 (2.31%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.87%) MS Project
6 6 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.23%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.12%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.058%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.058%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.058%) FrameMaker
9 1 (0.058%) Quicktime
9 1 (0.058%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 17 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.58%) Eikon
3 9 (0.52%) thinkFolio
4 6 (0.35%) MetaTrader
5 4 (0.23%) LatentZero
5 4 (0.23%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.12%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 2 (0.12%) Maximo
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.12%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.12%) Siebel Analytics
6 2 (0.12%) Summit
7 1 (0.058%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (0.058%) Cognos Planning
7 1 (0.058%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.058%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.058%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.058%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.058%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 170 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
2 140 (8.07%) Office 365
3 122 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 52 (3.00%) SaaS
5 30 (1.73%) IaaS
6 28 (1.61%) PaaS
7 25 (1.44%) Azure Active Directory
8 14 (0.81%) GitHub
9 10 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 8 (0.46%) Mimecast
11 7 (0.40%) OneDrive
12 6 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (0.35%) Dropbox
12 6 (0.35%) OpenShift
13 5 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 5 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.29%) Google Apps
14 4 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
14 4 (0.23%) Amazon S3
15 3 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 199 (11.48%) DNS
2 190 (10.96%) Firewall
3 182 (10.50%) LAN
4 167 (9.63%) WAN
5 155 (8.94%) TCP/IP
6 139 (8.02%) VPN
7 129 (7.44%) DHCP
8 120 (6.92%) SAN
9 77 (4.44%) VoIP
10 52 (3.00%) Internet
11 44 (2.54%) MPLS
12 42 (2.42%) Wireless
13 41 (2.36%) HTTP
14 38 (2.19%) Skype
15 36 (2.08%) Network Security
16 35 (2.02%) VLAN
17 32 (1.85%) LDAP
18 31 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
19 30 (1.73%) NetScaler
20 27 (1.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 328 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 81 (4.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 62 (3.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 61 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 55 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 40 (2.31%) MySQL
7 31 (1.79%) Oracle Database
8 27 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
9 26 (1.50%) Relational Database
10 25 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 22 (1.27%) RDBMS
12 18 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
14 16 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
15 15 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
16 12 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
17 10 (0.58%) NoSQL
17 10 (0.58%) Oracle Database 12c
17 10 (0.58%) Redis
18 9 (0.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 70 (4.04%) Git (software)
2 48 (2.77%) Jenkins
3 47 (2.71%) TeamCity
4 37 (2.13%) JIRA
5 32 (1.85%) Subversion
6 26 (1.50%) Octopus Deploy
7 19 (1.10%) Visual Studio
8 16 (0.92%) Selenium
9 12 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (0.52%) JUnit
11 9 (0.52%) MSI
11 9 (0.52%) NUnit
12 8 (0.46%) Cucumber
12 8 (0.46%) Plastic SCM
13 7 (0.40%) Jasmine
13 7 (0.40%) Mockito
14 6 (0.35%) SilkTest
14 6 (0.35%) YouTrack
14 6 (0.35%) ZenHub
General
1 576 (33.22%) Finance
2 235 (13.55%) Banking
3 129 (7.44%) Law
4 91 (5.25%) Telecoms
5 86 (4.96%) Legal
6 48 (2.77%) Investment Banking
6 48 (2.77%) Retail
7 44 (2.54%) Games
8 31 (1.79%) Front Office
9 29 (1.67%) Financial Institution
10 24 (1.38%) Marketing
10 24 (1.38%) Publishing
11 23 (1.33%) Advertising
12 20 (1.15%) Back Office
13 10 (0.58%) Billing
14 8 (0.46%) Japanese Language
15 7 (0.40%) French Language
16 5 (0.29%) Manufacturing
17 4 (0.23%) Spanish Language
18 3 (0.17%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 377 (21.74%) Analyst
2 250 (14.42%) Developer
3 211 (12.17%) Support Analyst
4 163 (9.40%) Support Engineer
5 128 (7.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 113 (6.52%) Applications Support
7 109 (6.29%) Windows Engineer
8 107 (6.17%) IT Support
9 104 (6.00%) Desktop Support
10 99 (5.71%) Administrator
11 94 (5.42%) 2nd Line Support
12 90 (5.19%) Service Analyst
13 80 (4.61%) Service Desk Analyst
14 73 (4.21%) 1st/2nd Line Support
15 72 (4.15%) DevOps Engineer
16 69 (3.98%) IT Analyst
17 68 (3.92%) C# Developer
18 62 (3.58%) Applications Support Analyst
19 61 (3.52%) .NET Developer
20 53 (3.06%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (11.36%) .NET
2 113 (6.52%) Web Services
3 112 (6.46%) HTML
4 91 (5.25%) CSS
5 69 (3.98%) ASP.NET
6 67 (3.86%) XML
7 49 (2.83%) FIX Protocol
8 39 (2.25%) HTML5
9 33 (1.90%) AngularJS
9 33 (1.90%) jQuery
10 32 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 32 (1.85%) CSS3
10 32 (1.85%) WCF
11 29 (1.67%) Oracle ADF
12 26 (1.50%) JSF
13 24 (1.38%) Middleware
14 22 (1.27%) .NET Framework
14 22 (1.27%) JSON
14 22 (1.27%) LAMP
14 22 (1.27%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 136 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 129 (7.44%) Computer Science
3 93 (5.36%) Data Centre
4 75 (4.33%) Blackberry
5 66 (3.81%) Hedge funds
6 61 (3.52%) Management Information System
7 54 (3.11%) Clustering
8 50 (2.88%) iPhone
8 50 (2.88%) Replication
9 48 (2.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 48 (2.77%) Mobile App
10 44 (2.54%) Derivative
10 44 (2.54%) Smartphone
11 37 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
12 35 (2.02%) Fixed Income
13 27 (1.56%) IVR
14 24 (1.38%) Equities
15 23 (1.33%) Fintech
16 21 (1.21%) Mathematics
17 20 (1.15%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 568 (32.76%) Windows Server
2 492 (28.37%) Linux
3 305 (17.59%) Windows 7
4 275 (15.86%) Unix
5 269 (15.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 263 (15.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 92 (5.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 84 (4.84%) Windows 10
9 77 (4.44%) Windows 8
10 69 (3.98%) Android
11 61 (3.52%) Apple iOS
12 58 (3.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 53 (3.06%) Mac OS X
14 43 (2.48%) Solaris
15 31 (1.79%) Windows XP
16 17 (0.98%) Mac OS
17 16 (0.92%) CentOS
17 16 (0.92%) Windows Phone
18 12 (0.69%) Ubuntu
19 11 (0.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (19.38%) ITIL
2 206 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (7.79%) DevOps
4 98 (5.65%) Change Management
5 82 (4.73%) Service Delivery
6 80 (4.61%) Asset Management
7 75 (4.33%) Service Management
8 71 (4.09%) Information Security
9 69 (3.98%) SDLC
10 65 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
10 65 (3.75%) Incident Management
11 63 (3.63%) Disaster Recovery
11 63 (3.63%) MVC
12 62 (3.58%) Mentoring
13 61 (3.52%) Configuration Management
13 61 (3.52%) Migration
14 57 (3.29%) Project Management
15 55 (3.17%) High Availability
15 55 (3.17%) Load Balancing
16 52 (3.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 442 (25.49%) SQL
2 239 (13.78%) PowerShell
3 177 (10.21%) C#
4 162 (9.34%) Python
5 159 (9.17%) JavaScript
6 144 (8.30%) Java
7 103 (5.94%) C++
8 99 (5.71%) Bash Shell
9 77 (4.44%) Shell Script
10 74 (4.27%) Perl
11 56 (3.23%) T-SQL
12 55 (3.17%) VB
13 52 (3.00%) Ruby
14 41 (2.36%) PL/SQL
15 39 (2.25%) C
16 31 (1.79%) VBScript
17 27 (1.56%) PHP
18 19 (1.10%) Scala
18 19 (1.10%) VB.NET
19 13 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 225 (12.98%) Degree
2 159 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 124 (7.15%) MCSE
4 71 (4.09%) Cisco Certification
5 59 (3.40%) MCSA
6 53 (3.06%) CCNA
7 49 (2.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 46 (2.65%) MCP
9 40 (2.31%) MCITP
10 36 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
11 28 (1.61%) CISSP
12 23 (1.33%) CCA
12 23 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
13 21 (1.21%) CCNP
14 19 (1.10%) MCTS
15 16 (0.92%) EMC Certification
16 12 (0.69%) CISM
17 11 (0.63%) CEH
18 10 (0.58%) MCDST
19 8 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (5.77%) SLA
2 70 (4.04%) QA
3 33 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (0.92%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.46%) COBIT
7 7 (0.40%) SEPA
8 4 (0.23%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.23%) ISO 9000
8 4 (0.23%) ISO27005
9 3 (0.17%) EMIR
9 3 (0.17%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.17%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.17%) MiFID
9 3 (0.17%) SDET
9 3 (0.17%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.058%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 631 (36.39%) Active Directory
2 252 (14.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 118 (6.81%) Hyper-V
4 110 (6.34%) XenApp
5 94 (5.42%) vSphere
6 92 (5.31%) XenDesktop
7 44 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
8 41 (2.36%) VMware ESX
9 33 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
10 26 (1.50%) Microsoft App-V
11 24 (1.38%) Docker
11 24 (1.38%) XenServer
12 23 (1.33%) Terminal Services
13 21 (1.21%) Virtual Desktop
14 19 (1.10%) NFS
14 19 (1.10%) vCloud
15 11 (0.63%) Xen
16 9 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
16 9 (0.52%) VMware Server
17 8 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 165 (9.52%) SCCM
2 81 (4.67%) Puppet
3 58 (3.34%) SCOM
4 54 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
5 50 (2.88%) WSUS
6 41 (2.36%) Ansible
7 36 (2.08%) AirWatch
8 35 (2.02%) Nagios
9 21 (1.21%) NetBackup
10 20 (1.15%) Backup Exec
11 16 (0.92%) Salt
12 15 (0.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 13 (0.75%) Casper Suite
14 12 (0.69%) Control-M
15 11 (0.63%) Failover Clustering
15 11 (0.63%) SCOrch
15 11 (0.63%) Tivoli
15 11 (0.63%) vMotion
16 10 (0.58%) Cobbler
16 10 (0.58%) Terraform
Vendors
1 676 (38.99%) Microsoft
2 439 (25.32%) VMware
3 333 (19.20%) Citrix
4 272 (15.69%) Cisco
5 168 (9.69%) Oracle
6 95 (5.48%) HP
7 82 (4.73%) Red Hat
8 67 (3.86%) EMC
9 63 (3.63%) Apple
10 62 (3.58%) Symantec
11 47 (2.71%) Dell
12 42 (2.42%) Bloomberg
13 40 (2.31%) Mitel
14 35 (2.02%) NetApp
15 34 (1.96%) Google
16 32 (1.85%) IBM
17 31 (1.79%) Adobe
18 30 (1.73%) Reuters
19 27 (1.56%) Splunk
20 26 (1.50%) F5
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 23 days annual leave, bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Bonus + Training & Development
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 23 days annual leave, bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £31000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
CSC
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £29000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Gym, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £27,500 to £37,500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent benefits - see advert
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 + package
Posted: 2 days ago