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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 908 1305 1750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.46% 12.42% 14.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.00% 52.49% 52.33%
Number of salaries quoted 824 1103 1544
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,575 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
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
1651 2486 3344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.29% 23.66% 26.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1491 2142 2926
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 28 July 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 28 July 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.

1 716 (39.49%) Microsoft
2 669 (36.90%) Active Directory
3 594 (32.76%) Windows Server
4 575 (31.72%) Finance
5 480 (26.48%) VMware
6 479 (26.42%) Linux
7 450 (24.82%) SQL
8 344 (18.97%) ITIL
8 344 (18.97%) Windows 7
9 337 (18.59%) SQL Server
10 335 (18.48%) MS Office
11 326 (17.98%) Citrix
12 301 (16.60%) MS Excel
13 297 (16.38%) Cisco
14 283 (15.61%) Windows Server 2012
15 279 (15.39%) Windows Server 2008
16 269 (14.84%) VMware Infrastructure
17 266 (14.67%) Unix
18 248 (13.68%) MS Exchange
19 236 (13.02%) PowerShell
20 234 (12.91%) Banking
21 219 (12.08%) Degree
22 217 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
23 213 (11.75%) Firewall
24 209 (11.53%) IIS
25 206 (11.36%) DNS
26 201 (11.09%) LAN
27 196 (10.81%) .NET
28 188 (10.37%) WAN
29 183 (10.09%) 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
1 248 (13.68%) MS Exchange
2 209 (11.53%) IIS
3 127 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 122 (6.73%) SharePoint
5 108 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 76 (4.19%) Skype for Business
7 66 (3.64%) Apache
8 54 (2.98%) Tomcat
9 39 (2.15%) WebSphere
10 36 (1.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 34 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
12 32 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
13 27 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
14 22 (1.21%) JBoss
14 22 (1.21%) OpenStack
15 21 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
16 15 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
17 14 (0.77%) Confluence
18 12 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
18 12 (0.66%) WebLogic
Applications
1 335 (18.48%) MS Office
2 301 (16.60%) MS Excel
3 50 (2.76%) MS Visio
4 42 (2.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (0.88%) MS Project
6 6 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.17%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.055%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.055%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.055%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.055%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.055%) Quicktime
9 1 (0.055%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 24 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.61%) thinkFolio
3 9 (0.50%) Eikon
4 6 (0.33%) Markit EDM
4 6 (0.33%) MetaTrader
5 5 (0.28%) LatentZero
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.11%) Maximo
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.11%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.11%) Siebel Analytics
7 2 (0.11%) Summit
8 1 (0.055%) Bankmaster
8 1 (0.055%) CODA-Financials
8 1 (0.055%) Cognos Planning
8 1 (0.055%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.055%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.055%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.055%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 173 (9.54%) Amazon AWS
2 151 (8.33%) Office 365
3 119 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 49 (2.70%) SaaS
5 34 (1.88%) IaaS
6 30 (1.65%) PaaS
7 27 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
8 14 (0.77%) GitHub
9 11 (0.61%) Mimecast
10 10 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 7 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (0.39%) OneDrive
12 6 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (0.33%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 5 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (0.28%) Dropbox
13 5 (0.28%) Google Apps
14 4 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 213 (11.75%) Firewall
2 206 (11.36%) DNS
3 201 (11.09%) LAN
4 188 (10.37%) WAN
5 150 (8.27%) TCP/IP
6 141 (7.78%) VPN
7 135 (7.45%) SAN
8 122 (6.73%) DHCP
9 81 (4.47%) VoIP
10 51 (2.81%) Internet
11 49 (2.70%) MPLS
12 46 (2.54%) Wireless
13 44 (2.43%) Cisco ASA
14 42 (2.32%) HTTP
15 39 (2.15%) Network Security
16 36 (1.99%) Skype
17 33 (1.82%) LDAP
17 33 (1.82%) NetScaler
17 33 (1.82%) VLAN
18 32 (1.77%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 337 (18.59%) SQL Server
2 91 (5.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 72 (3.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 65 (3.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 53 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 41 (2.26%) MySQL
7 34 (1.88%) Oracle Database
8 30 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 27 (1.49%) Relational Database
10 23 (1.27%) RDBMS
10 23 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 18 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
12 17 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
13 15 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
14 13 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
15 11 (0.61%) NoSQL
16 10 (0.55%) Oracle Database 12c
16 10 (0.55%) Redis
17 9 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 79 (4.36%) Git (software)
2 52 (2.87%) Jenkins
3 45 (2.48%) TeamCity
4 36 (1.99%) JIRA
5 34 (1.88%) Subversion
6 23 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
7 21 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (1.16%) Visual Studio
8 19 (1.05%) Selenium
9 12 (0.66%) Cucumber
9 12 (0.66%) JUnit
9 12 (0.66%) NUnit
10 10 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (0.55%) Jasmine
10 10 (0.55%) Mockito
11 9 (0.50%) Maven
11 9 (0.50%) MSI
12 8 (0.44%) Plastic SCM
13 6 (0.33%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.33%) ZenHub
General
1 575 (31.72%) Finance
2 234 (12.91%) Banking
3 128 (7.06%) Law
4 102 (5.63%) Telecoms
5 89 (4.91%) Legal
6 51 (2.81%) Investment Banking
7 46 (2.54%) Retail
8 41 (2.26%) Games
9 33 (1.82%) Advertising
10 30 (1.65%) Front Office
11 29 (1.60%) Financial Institution
12 28 (1.54%) Publishing
13 26 (1.43%) Marketing
14 22 (1.21%) Back Office
15 9 (0.50%) Billing
16 8 (0.44%) Japanese Language
17 6 (0.33%) French Language
18 5 (0.28%) Manufacturing
19 4 (0.22%) Electronics
19 4 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 379 (20.90%) Analyst
2 261 (14.40%) Developer
3 225 (12.41%) Support Analyst
4 164 (9.05%) Support Engineer
5 144 (7.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 119 (6.56%) Desktop Support
6 119 (6.56%) IT Support
7 109 (6.01%) 2nd Line Support
8 105 (5.79%) Windows Engineer
9 103 (5.68%) Applications Support
10 101 (5.57%) Administrator
11 86 (4.74%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 82 (4.52%) Service Analyst
13 74 (4.08%) IT Analyst
14 73 (4.03%) C# Developer
15 68 (3.75%) DevOps Engineer
15 68 (3.75%) Service Desk Analyst
16 65 (3.59%) .NET Developer
17 58 (3.20%) Applications Support Analyst
18 57 (3.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (10.81%) .NET
2 118 (6.51%) Web Services
3 113 (6.23%) HTML
4 90 (4.96%) CSS
5 71 (3.92%) ASP.NET
6 64 (3.53%) XML
7 54 (2.98%) FIX Protocol
8 40 (2.21%) HTML5
9 38 (2.10%) AngularJS
10 37 (2.04%) jQuery
10 37 (2.04%) WCF
11 33 (1.82%) CSS3
12 29 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 29 (1.60%) LAMP
13 27 (1.49%) Oracle ADF
14 26 (1.43%) WinForms
15 25 (1.38%) .NET Framework
16 24 (1.32%) JSF
16 24 (1.32%) Middleware
16 24 (1.32%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 159 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 124 (6.84%) Computer Science
3 102 (5.63%) Data Centre
4 87 (4.80%) Blackberry
5 75 (4.14%) Hedge funds
6 55 (3.03%) Clustering
6 55 (3.03%) Management Information System
7 53 (2.92%) Replication
8 51 (2.81%) Mobile App
9 50 (2.76%) iPhone
10 47 (2.59%) Derivative
10 47 (2.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 47 (2.59%) Smartphone
11 36 (1.99%) Fixed Income
12 32 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
13 26 (1.43%) Fintech
13 26 (1.43%) IVR
14 23 (1.27%) Equities
15 22 (1.21%) User Experience
16 19 (1.05%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 594 (32.76%) Windows Server
2 479 (26.42%) Linux
3 344 (18.97%) Windows 7
4 283 (15.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 279 (15.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 266 (14.67%) Unix
7 86 (4.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 82 (4.52%) Windows 8
9 76 (4.19%) Windows 10
10 70 (3.86%) Android
11 59 (3.25%) Apple iOS
12 57 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 47 (2.59%) Mac OS X
14 35 (1.93%) Solaris
15 33 (1.82%) Windows XP
16 20 (1.10%) Windows Phone
17 19 (1.05%) CentOS
18 18 (0.99%) Mac OS
19 15 (0.83%) Ubuntu
20 11 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (18.97%) ITIL
2 217 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (7.12%) DevOps
4 115 (6.34%) Change Management
5 81 (4.47%) Asset Management
6 79 (4.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 79 (4.36%) Service Delivery
7 74 (4.08%) Service Management
8 73 (4.03%) MVC
9 69 (3.81%) Information Security
10 66 (3.64%) Project Management
11 65 (3.59%) High Availability
12 63 (3.47%) Continuous Integration
13 62 (3.42%) Migration
14 61 (3.36%) Incident Management
14 61 (3.36%) SDLC
15 58 (3.20%) Configuration Management
15 58 (3.20%) Load Balancing
16 57 (3.14%) OO
17 56 (3.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 450 (24.82%) SQL
2 236 (13.02%) PowerShell
3 179 (9.87%) C#
4 165 (9.10%) Python
5 157 (8.66%) JavaScript
6 141 (7.78%) Java
7 112 (6.18%) Bash Shell
8 92 (5.07%) C++
9 72 (3.97%) Perl
9 72 (3.97%) Shell Script
10 61 (3.36%) Ruby
11 59 (3.25%) T-SQL
12 49 (2.70%) VB
13 41 (2.26%) C
14 40 (2.21%) PL/SQL
15 30 (1.65%) PHP
16 28 (1.54%) VBScript
17 24 (1.32%) Scala
18 14 (0.77%) Objective-C
18 14 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 219 (12.08%) Degree
2 171 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 123 (6.78%) MCSE
4 80 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
5 63 (3.47%) MCSA
6 56 (3.09%) CCNA
7 49 (2.70%) MCP
7 49 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 41 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
9 39 (2.15%) MCITP
10 26 (1.43%) CCA
10 26 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
11 24 (1.32%) CCNP
12 23 (1.27%) CISSP
13 19 (1.05%) MCTS
14 14 (0.77%) EMC Certification
15 11 (0.61%) CISM
16 10 (0.55%) CEH
17 9 (0.50%) MCDST
17 9 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (4.80%) SLA
2 74 (4.08%) QA
3 33 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.39%) SEPA
6 6 (0.33%) COBIT
7 5 (0.28%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.22%) SDET
9 3 (0.17%) EMIR
9 3 (0.17%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.17%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.17%) MiFID
9 3 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.17%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.11%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.055%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 669 (36.90%) Active Directory
2 269 (14.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 130 (7.17%) XenApp
4 122 (6.73%) Hyper-V
5 113 (6.23%) XenDesktop
6 97 (5.35%) vSphere
7 52 (2.87%) VMware ESXi
8 45 (2.48%) VMware ESX
9 35 (1.93%) Microsoft App-V
10 33 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
11 32 (1.77%) XenServer
12 24 (1.32%) NFS
12 24 (1.32%) Terminal Services
13 21 (1.16%) vCloud
14 18 (0.99%) Virtual Desktop
15 17 (0.94%) Docker
16 13 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
16 13 (0.72%) Xen
17 10 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
18 7 (0.39%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 183 (10.09%) SCCM
2 77 (4.25%) Puppet
3 65 (3.59%) SCOM
4 50 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
5 47 (2.59%) WSUS
6 38 (2.10%) Ansible
7 35 (1.93%) AirWatch
8 32 (1.77%) Nagios
9 24 (1.32%) Backup Exec
10 18 (0.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 16 (0.88%) NetBackup
12 15 (0.83%) Salt
12 15 (0.83%) SCOrch
13 13 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
13 13 (0.72%) Tivoli
14 12 (0.66%) Control-M
15 11 (0.61%) Cobbler
15 11 (0.61%) Failover Clustering
15 11 (0.61%) SCVMM
15 11 (0.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 716 (39.49%) Microsoft
2 480 (26.48%) VMware
3 326 (17.98%) Citrix
4 297 (16.38%) Cisco
5 169 (9.32%) Oracle
6 111 (6.12%) HP
7 84 (4.63%) Red Hat
8 67 (3.70%) EMC
8 67 (3.70%) Symantec
9 58 (3.20%) Apple
10 55 (3.03%) Dell
11 45 (2.48%) NetApp
12 42 (2.32%) Mitel
13 39 (2.15%) Bloomberg
14 34 (1.88%) IBM
15 32 (1.77%) Splunk
16 30 (1.65%) Adobe
16 30 (1.65%) Google
17 29 (1.60%) iManage
18 28 (1.54%) Veeam
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 53 minutes ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £47500 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Affinity Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago