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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 961 1394 1457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 14.58% 18.17% 18.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.71% 67.74% 64.19%
Number of salaries quoted 829 1060 1215
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Windows
England

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
1583 2058 2270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 24.01% 26.83% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1335 1616 1863
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

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 26 July 2016.

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 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hertfordshire -1 330 £38,000 - 28
Cambridgeshire -8 229 £35,000 -9.09% 51
Essex 0 199 £47,500 +26.66% 23
Suffolk +6 114 £32,000 -8.57% 7
Bedfordshire -7 84 £35,000 -17.64% 10
Norfolk -4 25 £25,000 -12.28% 3
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for Windows.

1 912 (44.71%) Microsoft
2 806 (39.51%) Windows Server
3 661 (32.40%) Active Directory
4 539 (26.42%) Linux
5 535 (26.23%) VMware
6 482 (23.63%) SQL Server
7 460 (22.55%) SQL
8 422 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 393 (19.26%) MS Exchange
10 387 (18.97%) Cisco
11 376 (18.43%) VMware Infrastructure
12 368 (18.04%) Firewall
13 366 (17.94%) .NET
14 359 (17.60%) ITIL
15 358 (17.55%) MS Excel
16 343 (16.81%) MS Office
17 337 (16.52%) C#
18 309 (15.15%) Degree
19 307 (15.05%) Citrix
20 287 (14.07%) Windows Server 2012
21 285 (13.97%) Windows 7
22 280 (13.73%) Office 365
23 278 (13.63%) Finance
24 265 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
25 264 (12.94%) TCP/IP
26 252 (12.35%) DNS
27 249 (12.21%) VPN
28 248 (12.16%) JavaScript
28 248 (12.16%) HTML
29 221 (10.83%) WAN

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
1 393 (19.26%) MS Exchange
2 199 (9.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 199 (9.75%) IIS
3 116 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 114 (5.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 102 (5.00%) SharePoint
6 91 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2007
7 73 (3.58%) Skype for Business
8 46 (2.25%) Apache
9 43 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
10 42 (2.06%) JBoss
11 39 (1.91%) Tomcat
12 15 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
12 15 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
13 13 (0.64%) GlassFish
14 12 (0.59%) Confluence
14 12 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
14 12 (0.59%) WebLogic
15 11 (0.54%) WebSphere
16 10 (0.49%) Smallworld
Applications
1 358 (17.55%) MS Excel
2 343 (16.81%) MS Office
3 19 (0.93%) MS Visio
4 16 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.69%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.34%) MS Project
7 5 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.15%) DOC1
8 3 (0.15%) HipChat
8 3 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.049%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.049%) InDesign
9 1 (0.049%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 18 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
3 7 (0.34%) Oracle Cash Management
3 7 (0.34%) Sage X3
4 6 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.25%) AWD
5 5 (0.25%) Temenos T24
6 4 (0.20%) Remedy AR System
7 3 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.15%) Exstream
7 3 (0.15%) Sage 200
7 3 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.098%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.098%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.049%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 280 (13.73%) Office 365
2 105 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (1.76%) iTunes
5 35 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (1.23%) PaaS
7 17 (0.83%) GitHub
8 14 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
8 14 (0.69%) SaaS
9 9 (0.44%) Google Apps
9 9 (0.44%) Mimecast
10 8 (0.39%) IaaS
11 7 (0.34%) IBM SmartCloud
12 5 (0.25%) Yammer
13 4 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
15 2 (0.098%) Amazon S3
15 2 (0.098%) Google Analytics
16 1 (0.049%) Amazon EC2
16 1 (0.049%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 368 (18.04%) Firewall
2 264 (12.94%) TCP/IP
3 252 (12.35%) DNS
4 249 (12.21%) VPN
5 221 (10.83%) WAN
6 207 (10.15%) LAN
7 176 (8.63%) SAN
8 172 (8.43%) DHCP
9 89 (4.36%) VLAN
10 83 (4.07%) Wireless
11 75 (3.68%) NAS
12 69 (3.38%) VoIP
13 66 (3.24%) Internet
14 61 (2.99%) Network Security
15 49 (2.40%) Remote Desktop
16 45 (2.21%) HTTP
17 40 (1.96%) SMTP
18 37 (1.81%) SSL
19 36 (1.76%) NetScaler
20 33 (1.62%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 482 (23.63%) SQL Server
2 105 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 85 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 84 (4.12%) MySQL
5 36 (1.76%) Relational Database
5 36 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 32 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 27 (1.32%) NoSQL
8 25 (1.23%) Oracle Database
9 24 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 23 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
11 21 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
12 19 (0.93%) Redis
13 18 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
14 16 (0.78%) RDBMS
15 15 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
16 14 (0.69%) Oracle Database 12c
16 14 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 13 (0.64%) Big Data
17 13 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 63 (3.09%) Visual Studio
2 54 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 41 (2.01%) Subversion
4 36 (1.76%) Selenium
5 25 (1.23%) JIRA
5 25 (1.23%) Rhino Mocks
6 24 (1.18%) Git (software)
7 17 (0.83%) MSTest
7 17 (0.83%) NUnit
8 16 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 15 (0.74%) Gradle
9 15 (0.74%) Jenkins
9 15 (0.74%) Moq
10 13 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 12 (0.59%) Grunt
11 12 (0.59%) gulp
12 9 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (0.39%) Maven
14 7 (0.34%) JUnit
14 7 (0.34%) TeamCity
General
1 278 (13.63%) Finance
2 86 (4.22%) Telecoms
3 63 (3.09%) Banking
4 62 (3.04%) Retail
5 33 (1.62%) Manufacturing
6 31 (1.52%) Law
7 29 (1.42%) Games
8 28 (1.37%) Aerospace
9 23 (1.13%) Legal
10 21 (1.03%) Financial Institution
11 20 (0.98%) Automotive
12 18 (0.88%) Marketing
13 16 (0.78%) German Language
14 15 (0.74%) Front Office
15 13 (0.64%) Publishing
16 12 (0.59%) Billing
16 12 (0.59%) Electronics
17 11 (0.54%) French Language
18 10 (0.49%) Spanish Language
19 8 (0.39%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 368 (18.04%) Developer
2 333 (16.32%) Analyst
3 281 (13.77%) Support Engineer
4 162 (7.94%) Support Analyst
5 147 (7.21%) .NET Developer
6 143 (7.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 137 (6.72%) 3rd Line Support
8 127 (6.23%) IT Support
9 122 (5.98%) C# Developer
10 97 (4.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 95 (4.66%) Consultant
12 94 (4.61%) IT Engineer
13 78 (3.82%) 2nd Line Support
14 77 (3.77%) Architect
14 77 (3.77%) Windows Engineer
15 76 (3.73%) Administrator
15 76 (3.73%) Software Engineer
16 72 (3.53%) 1st Line Support
17 70 (3.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 68 (3.33%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 366 (17.94%) .NET
2 248 (12.16%) HTML
3 194 (9.51%) CSS
4 185 (9.07%) ASP.NET
5 149 (7.30%) Web Services
6 130 (6.37%) jQuery
6 130 (6.37%) XML
7 124 (6.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 114 (5.59%) HTML5
9 111 (5.44%) AngularJS
10 90 (4.41%) .NET Framework
11 82 (4.02%) WPF
12 81 (3.97%) WCF
13 72 (3.53%) CSS3
14 42 (2.06%) Ajax
15 41 (2.01%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 40 (1.96%) Silverlight
17 37 (1.81%) SOAP
18 34 (1.67%) Middleware
19 33 (1.62%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 158 (7.75%) Computer Science
2 156 (7.65%) Blackberry
3 128 (6.27%) Mathematics
4 104 (5.10%) Data Centre
5 95 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
6 79 (3.87%) Driving Licence
6 79 (3.87%) Smartphone
7 76 (3.73%) iPhone
8 75 (3.68%) Replication
9 61 (2.99%) Management Information System
10 52 (2.55%) User Experience
11 44 (2.16%) iPad
12 39 (1.91%) Clustering
13 37 (1.81%) Mobile App
13 37 (1.81%) Physics
14 30 (1.47%) PDA
14 30 (1.47%) Virtual Team
15 26 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
16 24 (1.18%) Algorithms
16 24 (1.18%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 806 (39.51%) Windows Server
2 539 (26.42%) Linux
3 422 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 287 (14.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 285 (13.97%) Windows 7
6 171 (8.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 167 (8.19%) Unix
8 157 (7.70%) Windows 8
9 116 (5.69%) Android
10 115 (5.64%) Windows 10
11 95 (4.66%) Windows XP
12 69 (3.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 63 (3.09%) Windows Phone
14 54 (2.65%) Apple iOS
15 43 (2.11%) Windows Vista
16 32 (1.57%) Mac OS X
17 24 (1.18%) Solaris
18 14 (0.69%) CentOS
19 10 (0.49%) Mac OS
20 9 (0.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (17.60%) ITIL
2 265 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
3 178 (8.73%) MVC
4 138 (6.76%) Software Engineering
5 136 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 116 (5.69%) Mentoring
7 102 (5.00%) Web Development
8 98 (4.80%) Disaster Recovery
9 77 (3.77%) Configuration Management
10 76 (3.73%) Scrum
11 74 (3.63%) OO
12 73 (3.58%) E-Commerce
13 69 (3.38%) SDLC
14 66 (3.24%) Change Management
15 65 (3.19%) DevOps
16 64 (3.14%) TDD
17 63 (3.09%) Project Management
18 59 (2.89%) Incident Management
19 57 (2.79%) CRM
20 56 (2.75%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 460 (22.55%) SQL
2 337 (16.52%) C#
3 248 (12.16%) JavaScript
4 195 (9.56%) Java
5 174 (8.53%) C++
6 119 (5.83%) PowerShell
7 102 (5.00%) C
8 98 (4.80%) T-SQL
9 97 (4.75%) Python
10 63 (3.09%) Perl
11 58 (2.84%) VB.NET
12 54 (2.65%) PHP
13 48 (2.35%) VB
14 41 (2.01%) Bash Shell
15 39 (1.91%) Shell Script
16 35 (1.72%) Objective-C
17 31 (1.52%) TypeScript
17 31 (1.52%) XAML
18 30 (1.47%) Ruby
19 26 (1.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 309 (15.15%) Degree
2 191 (9.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 125 (6.13%) MCSE
4 102 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 86 (4.22%) CCNA
6 75 (3.68%) Security Cleared
7 66 (3.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 64 (3.14%) SC Cleared
9 60 (2.94%) MCSA
10 57 (2.79%) MCP
11 54 (2.65%) MCITP
12 37 (1.81%) CCNP
13 26 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
13 26 (1.27%) PhD
14 25 (1.23%) MCDST
14 25 (1.23%) MCTS
15 23 (1.13%) CISSP
16 22 (1.08%) DV Cleared
17 20 (0.98%) A+ Certification
18 18 (0.88%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (6.42%) SLA
2 54 (2.65%) QA
3 26 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.69%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.29%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.098%) GMP
7 2 (0.098%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.098%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.098%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.049%) HL7
8 1 (0.049%) MISRA
8 1 (0.049%) MISRA C
System Software
1 661 (32.40%) Active Directory
2 376 (18.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 197 (9.66%) Hyper-V
4 121 (5.93%) vSphere
5 97 (4.75%) XenApp
6 54 (2.65%) VMware ESX
7 53 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
8 32 (1.57%) Virtual Machines
8 32 (1.57%) XenDesktop
9 31 (1.52%) Terminal Services
10 29 (1.42%) Microsoft App-V
11 23 (1.13%) NFS
11 23 (1.13%) Virtual Servers
12 14 (0.69%) Docker
12 14 (0.69%) Xen
13 11 (0.54%) Firmware
14 10 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
14 10 (0.49%) XenServer
15 8 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 5 (0.25%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 119 (5.83%) SCCM
2 45 (2.21%) WSUS
3 44 (2.16%) SCOM
4 43 (2.11%) Backup Exec
5 38 (1.86%) Puppet
6 29 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
7 24 (1.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 19 (0.93%) Microsoft Clustering
9 16 (0.78%) SCDPM
10 14 (0.69%) FortiGate
11 12 (0.59%) Ansible
12 9 (0.44%) Data Guard
12 9 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
13 6 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
14 5 (0.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 5 (0.25%) HP SiteScope
14 5 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
14 5 (0.25%) SCVMM
15 4 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
15 4 (0.20%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 912 (44.71%) Microsoft
2 535 (26.23%) VMware
3 387 (18.97%) Cisco
4 307 (15.05%) Citrix
5 167 (8.19%) Oracle
6 137 (6.72%) Apple
7 117 (5.74%) HP
8 71 (3.48%) Dell
9 56 (2.75%) Juniper
10 54 (2.65%) Clearswift
10 54 (2.65%) Proofpoint
11 52 (2.55%) CheckPoint
12 50 (2.45%) Nokia
12 50 (2.45%) Red Hat
13 42 (2.06%) Veeam
14 37 (1.81%) Symantec
15 36 (1.76%) 3PAR
16 33 (1.62%) IBM
17 31 (1.52%) EMC
17 31 (1.52%) NetApp
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