The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 47 55 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 18.43% 28.95% 22.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.47% 91.67% 72.50%
Number of salaries quoted 45 52 50
Median salary £24,000 £25,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £39,950 £62,950
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
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 Croydon region.

Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
95 60 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 37.25% 31.58% 31.62%
Number of salaries quoted 87 55 64
Median salary £26,000 £25,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.96% -12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,550 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of job ads across the Croydon region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Windows
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Croydon region.

Windows Salary Trend in Croydon

Windows
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Croydon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Windows.

1 81 (70.43%) Microsoft
2 60 (52.17%) Active Directory
3 44 (38.26%) ITIL
4 41 (35.65%) MS Office
5 35 (30.43%) VMware
5 35 (30.43%) Windows 7
6 32 (27.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 32 (27.83%) MS Excel
7 30 (26.09%) MS Exchange
8 28 (24.35%) Windows Server
9 25 (21.74%) HP
10 23 (20.00%) Dell
10 23 (20.00%) Service Management
11 21 (18.26%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (17.39%) Hyper-V
13 19 (16.52%) SQL Server
14 18 (15.65%) Microsoft Azure
14 18 (15.65%) Office 365
14 18 (15.65%) PRINCE2
14 18 (15.65%) Project Management
15 17 (14.78%) SLA
16 16 (13.91%) Service Delivery
17 15 (13.04%) CommVault
17 15 (13.04%) NetApp
17 15 (13.04%) Skype for Business
18 14 (12.17%) Windows Server 2012
18 14 (12.17%) Degree
19 13 (11.30%) Linux
19 13 (11.30%) Incident Management
20 12 (10.43%) Supplier Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 30 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 15 (13.04%) Skype for Business
3 8 (6.96%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.22%) IIS
5 5 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.61%) Apache
8 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 41 (35.65%) MS Office
2 32 (27.83%) MS Excel
3 8 (6.96%) MS Project
4 6 (5.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) assyst
1 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 18 (15.65%) Office 365
2 2 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.43%) Firewall
2 8 (6.96%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (5.22%) Wireless
4 4 (3.48%) DNS
4 4 (3.48%) SAN
5 3 (2.61%) LAN
5 3 (2.61%) WAN
6 2 (1.74%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.74%) NAS
6 2 (1.74%) SMTP
6 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.87%) 3G
7 1 (0.87%) 4G
7 1 (0.87%) DHCP
7 1 (0.87%) FTP
7 1 (0.87%) HTTP
7 1 (0.87%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.87%) VoIP
7 1 (0.87%) VPN
7 1 (0.87%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.74%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (6.96%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.74%) FitNesse
4 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (9.57%) Finance
2 6 (5.22%) Retail
3 1 (0.87%) Advertising
3 1 (0.87%) Back Office
3 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (38.26%) Analyst
2 26 (22.61%) Service Analyst
3 25 (21.74%) Help Desk Analyst
4 22 (19.13%) Service Desk Analyst
5 20 (17.39%) 1st Line Support
6 19 (16.52%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 18 (15.65%) Help Desk Support
8 17 (14.78%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
8 17 (14.78%) First Line Help Desk Support
8 17 (14.78%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 15 (13.04%) Service Manager
10 14 (12.17%) 2nd Line Support
11 13 (11.30%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 12 (10.43%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
12 12 (10.43%) Service Desk Support
12 12 (10.43%) Service Desk Support Analyst
12 12 (10.43%) Team Leader
13 11 (9.57%) Project Manager
13 11 (9.57%) Support Engineer
14 10 (8.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.35%) .NET
1 5 (4.35%) .NET Framework
1 5 (4.35%) ASP.NET
1 5 (4.35%) Entity Framework
1 5 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.83%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.22%) EPoS
3 5 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.35%) iPad
3 5 (4.35%) iPhone
4 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.61%) Replication
5 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.74%) EqualLogic
5 2 (1.74%) Fintech
5 2 (1.74%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.87%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.87%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 35 (30.43%) Windows 7
2 28 (24.35%) Windows Server
3 21 (18.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (12.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (11.30%) Linux
6 11 (9.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (6.09%) Apple iOS
8 5 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (4.35%) Windows 8
8 5 (4.35%) Windows NT
9 2 (1.74%) Android
9 2 (1.74%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.74%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.74%) Windows Phone
9 2 (1.74%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.87%) CentOS
10 1 (0.87%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.87%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.87%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.26%) ITIL
2 23 (20.00%) Service Management
3 18 (15.65%) PRINCE2
3 18 (15.65%) Project Management
4 16 (13.91%) Service Delivery
5 13 (11.30%) Incident Management
6 12 (10.43%) Problem Management
6 12 (10.43%) Supplier Management
7 11 (9.57%) Application Packaging
7 11 (9.57%) ITIL V3
8 10 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (7.83%) Time Management
10 8 (6.96%) Data Protection
10 8 (6.96%) Line Management
10 8 (6.96%) Resource Management
11 7 (6.09%) Analytics
11 7 (6.09%) Change Control
11 7 (6.09%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (6.09%) Knowledge Management
12 6 (5.22%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.57%) SQL
2 8 (6.96%) C#
3 5 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.61%) C++
4 3 (2.61%) VB
4 3 (2.61%) VBScript
5 2 (1.74%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.74%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.87%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 14 (12.17%) Degree
2 12 (10.43%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (4.35%) ISEB
4 3 (2.61%) MCP
4 3 (2.61%) MCSE
4 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.74%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.87%) APMP
6 1 (0.87%) CCA
6 1 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.87%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.78%) SLA
2 3 (2.61%) QA
3 2 (1.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 32 (27.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (17.39%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.35%) vSphere
5 2 (1.74%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.74%) vCloud
5 2 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.87%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.87%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.87%) XenApp
6 1 (0.87%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (10.43%) SCCM
2 3 (2.61%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.74%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.87%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.87%) Puppet
4 1 (0.87%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 81 (70.43%) Microsoft
2 35 (30.43%) VMware
3 25 (21.74%) HP
4 23 (20.00%) Dell
5 15 (13.04%) CommVault
5 15 (13.04%) NetApp
6 10 (8.70%) Apple
6 10 (8.70%) Citrix
7 6 (5.22%) Retalix
8 5 (4.35%) Cisco
8 5 (4.35%) EPiServer
8 5 (4.35%) MobileIron
8 5 (4.35%) Retek
9 2 (1.74%) Oracle
9 2 (1.74%) Remedy
9 2 (1.74%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.74%) Vyatta
9 2 (1.74%) Zerto
10 1 (0.87%) F5
10 1 (0.87%) WatchGuard
Croydon, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Health insurance + 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Bluefire Consulting
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