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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 27 54 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 13.43% 29.35% 26.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.94% 79.41% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 24 53 57
Median salary £34,250 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £54,500 £56,750
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +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 Croydon region.

Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
51 68 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 25.37% 36.96% 32.78%
Number of salaries quoted 48 66 69
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,533 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 September 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Croydon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 50 (67.57%) Active Directory
2 48 (64.86%) Microsoft
3 35 (47.30%) MS Excel
4 31 (41.89%) ITIL
5 29 (39.19%) MS Office
6 28 (37.84%) Windows Server
7 25 (33.78%) Windows 7
7 25 (33.78%) SQL
8 24 (32.43%) VMware
9 20 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (24.32%) LAN
10 18 (24.32%) Office 365
11 16 (21.62%) SLA
11 16 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (20.27%) Hyper-V
12 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (20.27%) DNS
13 14 (18.92%) ITIL Certification
13 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (18.92%) DHCP
13 14 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (17.57%) MS Exchange
14 13 (17.57%) Dell
15 12 (16.22%) WAN
15 12 (16.22%) Retail
16 11 (14.86%) Firewall
16 11 (14.86%) Citrix
16 11 (14.86%) HP
17 10 (13.51%) Apple

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 13 (17.57%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.16%) SharePoint
3 7 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (6.76%) IIS
6 4 (5.41%) Skype for Business
7 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 35 (47.30%) MS Excel
2 29 (39.19%) MS Office
3 9 (12.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (6.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (24.32%) Office 365
2 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.32%) LAN
2 15 (20.27%) DNS
3 14 (18.92%) DHCP
4 12 (16.22%) WAN
5 11 (14.86%) Firewall
6 9 (12.16%) SAN
6 9 (12.16%) TCP/IP
6 9 (12.16%) VoIP
7 8 (10.81%) Wireless
8 5 (6.76%) iSCSI
9 3 (4.05%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (4.05%) VLAN
10 2 (2.70%) BGP
10 2 (2.70%) MPLS
10 2 (2.70%) OSPF
10 2 (2.70%) RIP
10 2 (2.70%) VPN
11 1 (1.35%) Internet
11 1 (1.35%) SNMP
11 1 (1.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.35%) MySQL
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Subversion
General
1 12 (16.22%) Retail
2 5 (6.76%) Finance
3 4 (5.41%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.35%) Advertising
5 1 (1.35%) Back Office
5 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (56.76%) Analyst
2 25 (33.78%) Support Analyst
3 21 (28.38%) Service Analyst
4 19 (25.68%) Help Desk Analyst
5 17 (22.97%) Service Desk Analyst
6 16 (21.62%) 1st Line Support
6 16 (21.62%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 16 (21.62%) Help Desk Support
6 16 (21.62%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 14 (18.92%) Service Desk Support
7 14 (18.92%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 13 (17.57%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
8 13 (17.57%) First Line Help Desk Support
9 12 (16.22%) 3rd Line Support
10 11 (14.86%) Administrator
10 11 (14.86%) Systems Administrator
11 10 (13.51%) Server Administrator
11 10 (13.51%) Server Support
11 10 (13.51%) Systems Support
11 10 (13.51%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.76%) .NET
2 1 (1.35%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.16%) iPad
2 9 (12.16%) iPhone
3 7 (9.46%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.76%) Blackberry
4 5 (6.76%) Fintech
5 2 (2.70%) EPoS
5 2 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (37.84%) Windows Server
2 25 (33.78%) Windows 7
3 20 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (10.81%) Windows 10
7 6 (8.11%) Windows 8
8 5 (6.76%) Linux
9 4 (5.41%) Apple iOS
9 4 (5.41%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (5.41%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.89%) ITIL
2 9 (12.16%) Mobile Device Management
3 8 (10.81%) Service Management
4 6 (8.11%) Service Delivery
5 5 (6.76%) Data Protection
5 5 (6.76%) Network Management
5 5 (6.76%) Workflow
6 4 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.41%) Asset Management
6 4 (5.41%) Business Continuity
6 4 (5.41%) Change Control
6 4 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.41%) Performance Improvement
6 4 (5.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.41%) Trend Analysis
7 3 (4.05%) Critical Success Factor
7 3 (4.05%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.05%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.05%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (33.78%) SQL
2 5 (6.76%) C#
2 5 (6.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.35%) Java
3 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.35%) Python
3 1 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (18.92%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (6.76%) CCENT
2 5 (6.76%) Dell Certification
3 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.35%) CCNA
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.35%) Degree
4 1 (1.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (21.62%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (67.57%) Active Directory
2 15 (20.27%) Hyper-V
3 14 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (10.81%) vSphere
5 6 (8.11%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (6.76%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (6.76%) XenApp
7 4 (5.41%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.70%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.35%) vCloud
9 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) NetBackup
1 5 (6.76%) SCCM
2 1 (1.35%) Cacti
2 1 (1.35%) Nagios
2 1 (1.35%) Puppet
2 1 (1.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 48 (64.86%) Microsoft
2 24 (32.43%) VMware
3 13 (17.57%) Dell
4 11 (14.86%) Citrix
4 11 (14.86%) HP
5 10 (13.51%) Apple
6 9 (12.16%) MobileIron
7 6 (8.11%) Cisco
8 5 (6.76%) Adobe
8 5 (6.76%) EqualLogic
8 5 (6.76%) Mitel
8 5 (6.76%) Oracle
8 5 (6.76%) Sophos
8 5 (6.76%) Veeam
9 4 (5.41%) Meraki
9 4 (5.41%) Retalix
9 4 (5.41%) Retek
10 3 (4.05%) Remedy
11 2 (2.70%) CommVault
11 2 (2.70%) NetApp
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