The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 61 67 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 27.11% 29.13% 17.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.21% 78.82% 50.60%
Number of salaries quoted 53 64 39
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,700 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
78 85 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 34.67% 36.96% 33.60%
Number of salaries quoted 66 74 80
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £53,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Croydon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 59 (51.30%) Microsoft
2 39 (33.91%) Active Directory
3 36 (31.30%) MS Excel
4 33 (28.70%) C
5 30 (26.09%) MS Office
6 28 (24.35%) SQL
7 27 (23.48%) C#
8 22 (19.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (18.26%) Legal
9 21 (18.26%) C++
9 21 (18.26%) .NET
10 20 (17.39%) SharePoint
10 20 (17.39%) MS Exchange
11 18 (15.65%) SharePoint 2010
11 18 (15.65%) SAN
11 18 (15.65%) Device Driver
11 18 (15.65%) WinForms
12 17 (14.78%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (14.78%) ASP.NET
12 17 (14.78%) ITIL
12 17 (14.78%) JavaScript
12 17 (14.78%) Windows 7
12 17 (14.78%) Degree
13 16 (13.91%) jQuery
14 15 (13.04%) SolarWinds
14 15 (13.04%) VMware
15 14 (12.17%) TDD
16 13 (11.30%) Network Management
16 13 (11.30%) Firewall
17 12 (10.43%) OO

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (17.39%) SharePoint
1 20 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 18 (15.65%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (9.57%) Lync
4 6 (5.22%) IIS
5 4 (3.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.87%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.87%) Apache
Applications
1 36 (31.30%) MS Excel
2 30 (26.09%) MS Office
3 2 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.87%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.87%) MS Project
4 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.87%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.87%) Maya
4 1 (0.87%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) Office 365
2 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.65%) SAN
2 13 (11.30%) Firewall
3 12 (10.43%) DNS
4 10 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 9 (7.83%) DHCP
6 8 (6.96%) Wireless
7 7 (6.09%) WAN
8 6 (5.22%) VoIP
9 5 (4.35%) LAN
9 5 (4.35%) NetScreen
10 4 (3.48%) iSCSI
11 3 (2.61%) VPN
12 1 (0.87%) SSL
12 1 (0.87%) IPv6
12 1 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.87%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.61%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (2.61%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (2.61%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (0.87%) Big Data
3 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.87%) Subversion
2 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.87%) MSTest
General
1 21 (18.26%) Legal
2 8 (6.96%) Finance
3 3 (2.61%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.87%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.87%) Publishing
4 1 (0.87%) Games
4 1 (0.87%) Banking
4 1 (0.87%) Retail
4 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (33.91%) Developer
2 22 (19.13%) Analyst
3 20 (17.39%) C++ Developer
4 19 (16.52%) C Developer
5 18 (15.65%) IT Support
6 15 (13.04%) Infrastructure Technician
7 14 (12.17%) Lead Developer
7 14 (12.17%) Software Developer
8 13 (11.30%) SharePoint Developer
9 12 (10.43%) Software Engineer
9 12 (10.43%) Service Analyst
9 12 (10.43%) Service Desk Analyst
10 11 (9.57%) C++ Software Engineer
10 11 (9.57%) Help Desk Support
10 11 (9.57%) Senior Developer
11 10 (8.70%) Support Analyst
11 10 (8.70%) Senior Software Developer
11 10 (8.70%) C Software Engineer
11 10 (8.70%) C++ Software Developer
12 9 (7.83%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.26%) .NET
2 18 (15.65%) WinForms
3 17 (14.78%) ASP.NET
4 16 (13.91%) jQuery
5 6 (5.22%) WCF
6 2 (1.74%) WF
7 1 (0.87%) XML
7 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.65%) Device Driver
2 6 (5.22%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.48%) Human Factors
3 4 (3.48%) Statistics
4 3 (2.61%) EPoS
4 3 (2.61%) Chip and PIN
4 3 (2.61%) Replication
4 3 (2.61%) Clustering
5 2 (1.74%) PKI
5 2 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.87%) iPad
6 1 (0.87%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.87%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.87%) PDA
6 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (14.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (14.78%) Windows 7
3 12 (10.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (9.57%) Linux
5 10 (8.70%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.61%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (1.74%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.74%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.87%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.87%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.87%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.87%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.87%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.78%) ITIL
2 14 (12.17%) TDD
3 13 (11.30%) Network Management
4 12 (10.43%) Software Engineering
4 12 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (10.43%) OO
5 9 (7.83%) Validation
5 9 (7.83%) ITIL V3
6 7 (6.09%) Change Management
7 6 (5.22%) Asset Management
8 5 (4.35%) Network Architecture
9 4 (3.48%) Infrastructure Management
10 3 (2.61%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (2.61%) Project Management
10 3 (2.61%) Workflow
11 2 (1.74%) Migration
11 2 (1.74%) Mobile Device Management
11 2 (1.74%) Waterfall
12 1 (0.87%) Multithreading
12 1 (0.87%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (28.70%) C
2 28 (24.35%) SQL
3 27 (23.48%) C#
4 21 (18.26%) C++
5 17 (14.78%) JavaScript
6 9 (7.83%) Embedded C
6 9 (7.83%) Embedded C++
7 5 (4.35%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.61%) VBScript
8 3 (2.61%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.74%) Java
10 1 (0.87%) PHP
10 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (14.78%) Degree
2 4 (3.48%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.48%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.61%) CCEE
3 3 (2.61%) CCAA
3 3 (2.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (2.61%) CCNA
3 3 (2.61%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.22%) SLA
2 1 (0.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (33.91%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.35%) Terminal Services
3 5 (4.35%) vSphere
4 4 (3.48%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.61%) XenApp
5 3 (2.61%) XenServer
5 3 (2.61%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.87%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.87%) UAG
7 1 (0.87%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 10 (8.70%) Backup Exec
2 6 (5.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (4.35%) WSUS
3 5 (4.35%) SCCM
4 1 (0.87%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.87%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 59 (51.30%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.04%) VMware
2 15 (13.04%) SolarWinds
3 12 (10.43%) Citrix
4 9 (7.83%) HP
4 9 (7.83%) Symantec
5 6 (5.22%) Veritas
5 6 (5.22%) Cisco
5 6 (5.22%) Sophos
6 4 (3.48%) Apple
7 3 (2.61%) Dell
7 3 (2.61%) Oracle
7 3 (2.61%) Veeam
8 2 (1.74%) Juniper
8 2 (1.74%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.87%) Remedy
9 1 (0.87%) Lotus
9 1 (0.87%) Novell
9 1 (0.87%) Peregrine
9 1 (0.87%) Adobe
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