The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
England / East of England
Rank 12 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 891 1197 1333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.17% 16.69% 18.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.28% 64.49% 66.12%
Number of salaries quoted 727 991 1109
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,001 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1454 1856 2016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 24.76% 25.88% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1153 1480 1678
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Windows
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Windows Salary Trend in the East of England

Windows
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in the East of England

Windows
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -2 315 £40,000 +6.66% 43
Hertfordshire -5 291 £37,500 - 35
Essex +2 136 £42,500 +25.00% 13
Suffolk -1 76 £30,000 +7.14% 9
Bedfordshire -8 69 £35,000 -17.64% 9
Norfolk -35 14 £33,000 +10.00% 7
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 East of England region with a requirement for Windows.

1 681 (38.26%) Windows Server
2 667 (37.47%) Microsoft
3 581 (32.64%) Linux
4 536 (30.11%) Active Directory
5 418 (23.48%) SQL
6 405 (22.75%) SQL Server
7 390 (21.91%) VMware
8 334 (18.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 309 (17.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 298 (16.74%) MS Exchange
11 295 (16.57%) Degree
12 294 (16.52%) MS Excel
13 288 (16.18%) ITIL
14 278 (15.62%) .NET
15 271 (15.22%) C#
16 269 (15.11%) VMware Infrastructure
17 257 (14.44%) Firewall
18 238 (13.37%) Windows 7
19 231 (12.98%) Office 365
20 210 (11.80%) MS Office
21 203 (11.40%) Agile Software Development
22 200 (11.24%) Java
23 199 (11.18%) Microsoft Certification
24 191 (10.73%) DNS
25 184 (10.34%) C++
25 184 (10.34%) Citrix
26 183 (10.28%) Finance
27 180 (10.11%) Cisco
28 176 (9.89%) Microsoft Azure
29 175 (9.83%) TCP/IP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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
1 298 (16.74%) MS Exchange
2 138 (7.75%) IIS
3 111 (6.24%) SharePoint
4 105 (5.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 79 (4.44%) Skype for Business
6 65 (3.65%) Apache
7 59 (3.31%) Tomcat
8 47 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2013
9 28 (1.57%) JBoss
10 26 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2007
11 25 (1.40%) WebLogic
12 24 (1.35%) Confluence
13 22 (1.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 21 (1.18%) GlassFish
15 20 (1.12%) WebSphere
16 16 (0.90%) OpenStack
17 15 (0.84%) nginx
18 14 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 12 (0.67%) Moodle
19 12 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 294 (16.52%) MS Excel
2 210 (11.80%) MS Office
3 10 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.28%) SOLIDWORKS
6 4 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.17%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.11%) GNU Octave
8 2 (0.11%) InDesign
8 2 (0.11%) MS Project
8 2 (0.11%) Simulink
9 1 (0.056%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.056%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.056%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.056%) EngageOne
9 1 (0.056%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.056%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 45 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.34%) Sage 200
4 4 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.17%) assyst
5 3 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.056%) Exstream
7 1 (0.056%) GoldMine
7 1 (0.056%) Magento
7 1 (0.056%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.056%) Sage 50
7 1 (0.056%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.056%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 231 (12.98%) Office 365
2 176 (9.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 129 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
4 41 (2.30%) SaaS
5 26 (1.46%) PaaS
6 22 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (1.01%) iTunes
8 12 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (0.45%) IaaS
9 8 (0.45%) Mimecast
10 7 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 6 (0.34%) OneDrive
12 5 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
12 5 (0.28%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (0.28%) Route 53
13 3 (0.17%) Akamai
13 3 (0.17%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 257 (14.44%) Firewall
2 191 (10.73%) DNS
3 175 (9.83%) TCP/IP
4 137 (7.70%) DHCP
5 125 (7.02%) WAN
6 114 (6.40%) LAN
7 112 (6.29%) SAN
8 109 (6.12%) VPN
9 58 (3.26%) Internet
10 57 (3.20%) Remote Desktop
10 57 (3.20%) Wireless
11 42 (2.36%) HTTP
12 41 (2.30%) VoIP
13 40 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
14 39 (2.19%) LDAP
14 39 (2.19%) VLAN
15 37 (2.08%) Network Security
16 28 (1.57%) Skype
17 25 (1.40%) iSCSI
18 23 (1.29%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 405 (22.75%) SQL Server
2 71 (3.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 62 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 56 (3.15%) MySQL
5 53 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 50 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 44 (2.47%) SQL Server 2014
8 37 (2.08%) Relational Database
9 29 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
10 25 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
11 24 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
12 23 (1.29%) RDBMS
13 12 (0.67%) Big Data
13 12 (0.67%) Oracle Database
14 11 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (0.51%) ActiveReports
16 8 (0.45%) MS Access
16 8 (0.45%) NoSQL
17 7 (0.39%) DB2
17 7 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 55 (3.09%) Jenkins
2 48 (2.70%) Visual Studio
3 45 (2.53%) JIRA
4 44 (2.47%) Subversion
5 41 (2.30%) Git (software)
6 28 (1.57%) Ant
6 28 (1.57%) Maven
7 24 (1.35%) Moq
7 24 (1.35%) NUnit
7 24 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (1.24%) Selenium
9 20 (1.12%) Gradle
9 20 (1.12%) Hudson
10 19 (1.07%) JUnit
11 16 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
12 15 (0.84%) LabVIEW
13 14 (0.79%) Vagrant
14 12 (0.67%) MSTest
14 12 (0.67%) Rhino Mocks
14 12 (0.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 183 (10.28%) Finance
2 69 (3.88%) Telecoms
3 60 (3.37%) Retail
4 43 (2.42%) Banking
5 37 (2.08%) Electronics
6 27 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 27 (1.52%) Marketing
7 18 (1.01%) Automotive
8 17 (0.96%) Legal
9 16 (0.90%) Publishing
10 10 (0.56%) Aerospace
10 10 (0.56%) Back Office
10 10 (0.56%) Games
11 8 (0.45%) Law
12 6 (0.34%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.28%) French Language
13 5 (0.28%) Local Government
14 4 (0.22%) German Language
14 4 (0.22%) Italian Language
14 4 (0.22%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 307 (17.25%) Developer
2 288 (16.18%) Analyst
3 207 (11.63%) Support Engineer
4 161 (9.04%) Support Analyst
5 133 (7.47%) IT Support
6 128 (7.19%) Administrator
7 127 (7.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 106 (5.96%) Applications Support
9 101 (5.67%) C# Developer
9 101 (5.67%) Software Engineer
10 98 (5.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 92 (5.17%) Systems Administrator
12 87 (4.89%) Windows Engineer
13 81 (4.55%) Software Developer
14 80 (4.49%) Systems Engineer
15 77 (4.33%) 2nd Line Support
16 75 (4.21%) Consultant
17 74 (4.16%) IT Engineer
18 69 (3.88%) .NET Developer
19 65 (3.65%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (15.62%) .NET
2 139 (7.81%) HTML
3 137 (7.70%) Web Services
4 116 (6.52%) ASP.NET
5 88 (4.94%) XML
6 83 (4.66%) CSS
7 79 (4.44%) AngularJS
8 76 (4.27%) WCF
9 73 (4.10%) jQuery
10 61 (3.43%) ASP.NET Web API
10 61 (3.43%) WPF
11 60 (3.37%) HTML5
12 59 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC
13 58 (3.26%) .NET Framework
14 49 (2.75%) Middleware
15 35 (1.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 33 (1.85%) J2EE
16 33 (1.85%) SOAP
16 33 (1.85%) WinForms
17 28 (1.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 139 (7.81%) Computer Science
2 131 (7.36%) Data Centre
3 121 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (3.31%) Management Information System
5 55 (3.09%) Driving Licence
6 46 (2.58%) Blackberry
7 43 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
8 38 (2.13%) Algorithms
9 31 (1.74%) Fat Client
9 31 (1.74%) Thin Client
10 30 (1.69%) Clustering
11 29 (1.63%) Replication
12 27 (1.52%) Mobile App
13 25 (1.40%) iPad
14 21 (1.18%) Device Driver
14 21 (1.18%) Smartphone
15 19 (1.07%) User Experience
16 18 (1.01%) NHS
17 16 (0.90%) iPhone
17 16 (0.90%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 681 (38.26%) Windows Server
2 581 (32.64%) Linux
3 334 (18.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 309 (17.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 238 (13.37%) Windows 7
6 142 (7.98%) Unix
7 122 (6.85%) Windows 10
8 111 (6.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 97 (5.45%) Windows 8
10 83 (4.66%) Android
11 77 (4.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 52 (2.92%) Apple iOS
13 38 (2.13%) Mac OS X
14 35 (1.97%) CentOS
15 31 (1.74%) Windows XP
16 19 (1.07%) Ubuntu
17 17 (0.96%) Windows Phone
18 15 (0.84%) Windows Embedded Compact
19 14 (0.79%) Mac OS
20 13 (0.73%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (16.18%) ITIL
2 203 (11.40%) Agile Software Development
3 167 (9.38%) Software Engineering
4 134 (7.53%) Configuration Management
5 108 (6.07%) Mathematics
6 102 (5.73%) MVC
7 99 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 94 (5.28%) SDLC
9 80 (4.49%) Change Management
10 76 (4.27%) Scrum
11 74 (4.16%) Mentoring
12 72 (4.04%) TDD
13 71 (3.99%) CRM
13 71 (3.99%) Incident Management
14 68 (3.82%) Problem Management
15 65 (3.65%) DevOps
16 64 (3.60%) High Availability
17 62 (3.48%) OO
18 56 (3.15%) Presales
19 54 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 418 (23.48%) SQL
2 271 (15.22%) C#
3 200 (11.24%) Java
4 184 (10.34%) C++
5 158 (8.88%) Python
6 156 (8.76%) JavaScript
7 145 (8.15%) PowerShell
8 108 (6.07%) C
9 92 (5.17%) Perl
10 62 (3.48%) T-SQL
11 47 (2.64%) Bash Shell
11 47 (2.64%) Shell Script
11 47 (2.64%) VB
12 45 (2.53%) VBScript
13 39 (2.19%) PHP
14 28 (1.57%) Ruby
14 28 (1.57%) VB.NET
15 11 (0.62%) Embedded C
16 10 (0.56%) Lua
17 9 (0.51%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 295 (16.57%) Degree
2 199 (11.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 123 (6.91%) MCSE
4 72 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
5 66 (3.71%) MCP
6 62 (3.48%) MCITP
7 60 (3.37%) CCNA
7 60 (3.37%) MCSA
8 51 (2.87%) Security Cleared
9 46 (2.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 39 (2.19%) SC Cleared
11 34 (1.91%) PhD
12 25 (1.40%) MCTS
13 19 (1.07%) CCNP
14 17 (0.96%) A+ Certification
15 16 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
16 15 (0.84%) Citrix Certification
16 15 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 14 (0.79%) Network+ Certification
18 12 (0.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (5.22%) SLA
2 43 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (2.02%) QA
4 12 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.51%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.28%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.17%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.17%) HL7
8 2 (0.11%) ECSS
8 2 (0.11%) ISO 14000
8 2 (0.11%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.11%) ISO13485
9 1 (0.056%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 536 (30.11%) Active Directory
2 269 (15.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 143 (8.03%) Hyper-V
4 87 (4.89%) vSphere
5 52 (2.92%) VMware ESXi
6 41 (2.30%) XenApp
7 34 (1.91%) XenDesktop
8 33 (1.85%) Terminal Services
9 31 (1.74%) VMware ESX
10 26 (1.46%) Virtual Servers
11 23 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
12 18 (1.01%) vCloud
13 14 (0.79%) Docker
13 14 (0.79%) Samba
14 10 (0.56%) XenServer
15 9 (0.51%) iptables
15 9 (0.51%) NFS
15 9 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
16 8 (0.45%) Forefront TMG
16 8 (0.45%) KVM
Systems Management
1 165 (9.27%) SCCM
2 81 (4.55%) SCOM
3 59 (3.31%) Puppet
4 47 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (1.29%) Ansible
6 18 (1.01%) Backup Exec
7 15 (0.84%) Microsoft Intune
8 11 (0.62%) vRealize
9 10 (0.56%) NetBackup
10 9 (0.51%) Nagios
10 9 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 8 (0.45%) Packer
11 8 (0.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 8 (0.45%) WSUS
12 7 (0.39%) SolarWinds Orion
12 7 (0.39%) Terraform
13 6 (0.34%) AirWatch
13 6 (0.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 6 (0.34%) ZENworks
14 5 (0.28%) Salt
Vendors
1 667 (37.47%) Microsoft
2 390 (21.91%) VMware
3 184 (10.34%) Citrix
4 180 (10.11%) Cisco
5 150 (8.43%) Oracle
6 79 (4.44%) HP
7 77 (4.33%) Red Hat
8 56 (3.15%) IBM
9 50 (2.81%) CheckPoint
10 37 (2.08%) Apple
11 32 (1.80%) NetApp
12 31 (1.74%) Symantec
12 31 (1.74%) Veeam
13 29 (1.63%) F5
14 26 (1.46%) Dell
15 24 (1.35%) SAP
16 23 (1.29%) EMC
17 21 (1.18%) Computacenter
18 19 (1.07%) Blue Coat
18 19 (1.07%) Juniper
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