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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
London / Croydon
Rank 18 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 19 69 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 10.44% 27.82% 38.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.58% 83.13% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 19 68 57
Median salary £23,500 £42,250 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-44.37% +76.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £24,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%

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
33 83 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 18.13% 33.47% 39.69%
Number of salaries quoted 31 82 59
Median salary £26,500 £42,250 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.27% +69.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 20 February 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Croydon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Windows.

1 43 (81.13%) Windows Server
2 40 (75.47%) Active Directory
3 28 (52.83%) Microsoft
4 27 (50.94%) VMware
5 19 (35.85%) Citrix
6 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (28.30%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (28.30%) Microsoft Azure
8 14 (26.42%) MS Excel
9 13 (24.53%) SQL
9 13 (24.53%) Cisco
10 12 (22.64%) MS Office
10 12 (22.64%) Linux
11 11 (20.75%) MS Exchange
11 11 (20.75%) Office 365
12 10 (18.87%) Windows 7
12 10 (18.87%) Hyper-V
12 10 (18.87%) SAN
12 10 (18.87%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (16.98%) ITIL
13 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
14 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (15.09%) Data Centre
14 8 (15.09%) Ticket Management
15 7 (13.21%) DBS Check
15 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Clustering
15 7 (13.21%) XenApp
15 7 (13.21%) LAN
15 7 (13.21%) WAN

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 11 (20.75%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (9.43%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (26.42%) MS Excel
2 12 (22.64%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (20.75%) Office 365
3 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) SAN
2 7 (13.21%) LAN
2 7 (13.21%) WAN
3 6 (11.32%) Firewall
3 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.43%) DNS
5 4 (7.55%) DHCP
6 3 (5.66%) BGP
6 3 (5.66%) MPLS
6 3 (5.66%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (5.66%) VLAN
6 3 (5.66%) VoIP
6 3 (5.66%) Wireless
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (3.77%) OSPF
7 2 (3.77%) RIP
7 2 (3.77%) VPN
8 1 (1.89%) HTTP
8 1 (1.89%) SNMP
8 1 (1.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (11.32%) VLDB
4 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.89%) MySQL
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.66%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) French Language
4 1 (1.89%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) German Language
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Analyst
2 8 (15.09%) Administrator
3 7 (13.21%) Server Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Support Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (11.32%) DBA
4 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) SQL DBA
5 5 (9.43%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 5 (9.43%) Field Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Server Administrator
5 5 (9.43%) Server Support
5 5 (9.43%) Service Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Service Desk Support
5 5 (9.43%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.43%) Systems Support
5 5 (9.43%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) Web Services
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.89%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (1.89%) Entity Framework
2 1 (1.89%) REST
2 1 (1.89%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.43%) Driving Licence
2 5 (9.43%) iPad
3 2 (3.77%) Clustering
4 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 43 (81.13%) Windows Server
2 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (22.64%) Linux
4 10 (18.87%) Windows 7
5 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.77%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (16.98%) ITIL
3 8 (15.09%) Ticket Management
4 6 (11.32%) High Availability
4 6 (11.32%) Refactoring
5 4 (7.55%) Information Security
5 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.66%) Business Continuity
6 3 (5.66%) Performance Improvement
6 3 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.66%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.77%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.77%) Microservices
7 2 (3.77%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.77%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.53%) SQL
2 6 (11.32%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.77%) Java
3 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) DBS Check
2 3 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.77%) A+ Certification
3 2 (3.77%) MCTS
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.89%) CCNA
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (75.47%) Active Directory
2 15 (28.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (18.87%) Hyper-V
4 7 (13.21%) XenApp
5 5 (9.43%) XenDesktop
6 4 (7.55%) Terminal Services
7 2 (3.77%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.89%) Firmware
8 1 (1.89%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.89%) vCloud
8 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.89%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.89%) vSphere
8 1 (1.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (11.32%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (7.55%) SCCM
4 2 (3.77%) Nagios
5 1 (1.89%) Cacti
5 1 (1.89%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.89%) OpenView
5 1 (1.89%) Puppet
5 1 (1.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (52.83%) Microsoft
2 27 (50.94%) VMware
3 19 (35.85%) Citrix
4 13 (24.53%) Cisco
5 5 (9.43%) Remedy
6 3 (5.66%) Meraki
7 2 (3.77%) Dell
8 1 (1.89%) HP
8 1 (1.89%) NetApp
8 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.89%) SAP
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Posted: 3 days ago
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