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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 921 1428 1480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 14.13% 18.38% 17.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.00% 69.52% 61.69%
Number of salaries quoted 781 1089 1259
Median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,850
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
1588 2054 2399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 24.37% 26.44% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1356 1603 1982
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
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 1 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 1 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 -4 304 £40,000 +1.91% 31
Cambridgeshire -8 244 £37,500 -2.59% 46
Essex -2 183 £45,000 +20.00% 16
Suffolk +7 99 £34,500 +2.22% 7
Bedfordshire -5 90 £40,000 - 10
Norfolk -6 22 £25,000 -7.40% 2
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 911 (43.76%) Microsoft
2 821 (39.43%) Windows Server
3 673 (32.32%) Active Directory
4 572 (27.47%) Linux
5 554 (26.61%) VMware
6 487 (23.39%) SQL Server
7 474 (22.77%) SQL
8 434 (20.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 394 (18.92%) .NET
10 391 (18.78%) Firewall
11 390 (18.73%) Cisco
12 384 (18.44%) VMware Infrastructure
13 379 (18.20%) MS Exchange
14 371 (17.82%) MS Excel
15 361 (17.34%) ITIL
16 355 (17.05%) C#
17 334 (16.04%) Degree
18 331 (15.90%) MS Office
19 304 (14.60%) Citrix
20 295 (14.17%) Windows Server 2012
21 286 (13.74%) Windows 7
22 275 (13.21%) HTML
23 271 (13.02%) JavaScript
23 271 (13.02%) Agile Software Development
24 266 (12.78%) DNS
25 265 (12.73%) Office 365
26 264 (12.68%) TCP/IP
27 262 (12.58%) Finance
28 246 (11.82%) VPN
29 217 (10.42%) 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
1 379 (18.20%) MS Exchange
2 207 (9.94%) IIS
3 194 (9.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 127 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2013
5 105 (5.04%) SharePoint
6 103 (4.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 77 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
8 74 (3.55%) Skype for Business
9 58 (2.79%) Apache
10 47 (2.26%) Tomcat
11 44 (2.11%) JBoss
12 40 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
13 18 (0.86%) WebSphere
14 15 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
14 15 (0.72%) WebLogic
15 14 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
16 13 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
17 11 (0.53%) GlassFish
18 10 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
19 9 (0.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 371 (17.82%) MS Excel
2 331 (15.90%) MS Office
3 18 (0.86%) MS Visio
4 17 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (0.77%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.34%) MS Project
7 3 (0.14%) DOC1
7 3 (0.14%) HipChat
7 3 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.048%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.048%) InDesign
8 1 (0.048%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 17 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.34%) Sage X3
4 6 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.24%) assyst
5 5 (0.24%) AWD
5 5 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.24%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
5 5 (0.24%) Temenos T24
6 4 (0.19%) Remedy AR System
7 3 (0.14%) Exstream
7 3 (0.14%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.048%) Maximo
8 1 (0.048%) Sage 50
8 1 (0.048%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 265 (12.73%) Office 365
2 114 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
5 28 (1.34%) iTunes
6 21 (1.01%) PaaS
7 18 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
8 14 (0.67%) GitHub
8 14 (0.67%) SaaS
9 8 (0.38%) Mimecast
10 7 (0.34%) Google Apps
10 7 (0.34%) IBM SmartCloud
11 6 (0.29%) IaaS
12 5 (0.24%) Yammer
13 4 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
13 4 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.14%) Amazon S3
15 2 (0.096%) Amazon EC2
15 2 (0.096%) Amazon ELB
15 2 (0.096%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 391 (18.78%) Firewall
2 266 (12.78%) DNS
3 264 (12.68%) TCP/IP
4 246 (11.82%) VPN
5 217 (10.42%) WAN
6 209 (10.04%) SAN
7 204 (9.80%) LAN
8 179 (8.60%) DHCP
9 99 (4.76%) VLAN
10 86 (4.13%) NAS
11 85 (4.08%) VoIP
12 82 (3.94%) Wireless
13 69 (3.31%) Internet
14 50 (2.40%) SSL
15 49 (2.35%) Network Security
15 49 (2.35%) Remote Desktop
16 47 (2.26%) HTTP
17 40 (1.92%) SMTP
18 33 (1.59%) iSCSI
18 33 (1.59%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 487 (23.39%) SQL Server
2 111 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 96 (4.61%) MySQL
4 84 (4.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 37 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 33 (1.59%) Relational Database
7 29 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 26 (1.25%) NoSQL
9 24 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
10 23 (1.10%) Oracle Database
11 22 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 20 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
12 20 (0.96%) Redis
13 18 (0.86%) Big Data
14 15 (0.72%) RDBMS
15 14 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
15 14 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
16 13 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
17 10 (0.48%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 68 (3.27%) Visual Studio
2 55 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (1.78%) Subversion
4 32 (1.54%) Selenium
5 27 (1.30%) Rhino Mocks
6 22 (1.06%) Git (software)
7 20 (0.96%) NUnit
8 18 (0.86%) JIRA
8 18 (0.86%) Moq
9 16 (0.77%) Gradle
10 15 (0.72%) Jenkins
10 15 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 14 (0.67%) MSTest
12 13 (0.62%) Grunt
12 13 (0.62%) gulp
12 13 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 9 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (0.38%) Maven
15 7 (0.34%) Calabash
15 7 (0.34%) JUnit
General
1 262 (12.58%) Finance
2 80 (3.84%) Telecoms
3 71 (3.41%) Banking
4 59 (2.83%) Retail
5 37 (1.78%) Law
6 32 (1.54%) Legal
6 32 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 27 (1.30%) Aerospace
7 27 (1.30%) Games
8 21 (1.01%) Financial Institution
9 20 (0.96%) Automotive
10 19 (0.91%) German Language
11 17 (0.82%) Marketing
12 15 (0.72%) Front Office
13 14 (0.67%) French Language
14 13 (0.62%) Spanish Language
15 10 (0.48%) Electronics
15 10 (0.48%) Publishing
16 9 (0.43%) Billing
16 9 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 385 (18.49%) Developer
2 317 (15.23%) Analyst
3 295 (14.17%) Support Engineer
4 166 (7.97%) Support Analyst
5 163 (7.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 160 (7.68%) .NET Developer
7 133 (6.39%) 3rd Line Support
8 131 (6.29%) C# Developer
9 124 (5.96%) IT Support
10 101 (4.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 95 (4.56%) Consultant
12 93 (4.47%) IT Engineer
13 88 (4.23%) Software Engineer
14 83 (3.99%) Windows Engineer
15 81 (3.89%) Infrastructure Support
16 80 (3.84%) Administrator
17 79 (3.79%) Architect
18 78 (3.75%) Systems Engineer
19 77 (3.70%) Applications Support
19 77 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 394 (18.92%) .NET
2 275 (13.21%) HTML
3 214 (10.28%) CSS
4 200 (9.61%) ASP.NET
5 159 (7.64%) Web Services
6 140 (6.72%) jQuery
7 134 (6.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 134 (6.44%) XML
8 126 (6.05%) HTML5
9 119 (5.72%) AngularJS
10 95 (4.56%) .NET Framework
11 84 (4.03%) WCF
12 83 (3.99%) WPF
13 76 (3.65%) CSS3
14 45 (2.16%) SOAP
15 44 (2.11%) Ajax
16 42 (2.02%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 41 (1.97%) Middleware
18 39 (1.87%) Silverlight
19 33 (1.59%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 164 (7.88%) Computer Science
2 141 (6.77%) Blackberry
3 111 (5.33%) Data Centre
4 110 (5.28%) Mathematics
5 95 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
6 82 (3.94%) Driving Licence
7 78 (3.75%) Replication
8 69 (3.31%) iPhone
9 68 (3.27%) Smartphone
10 59 (2.83%) Management Information System
11 55 (2.64%) User Experience
12 42 (2.02%) Clustering
13 38 (1.83%) iPad
14 35 (1.68%) Mobile App
15 33 (1.59%) Virtual Team
16 31 (1.49%) Physics
17 30 (1.44%) PDA
18 29 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
19 26 (1.25%) Fat Client
19 26 (1.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 821 (39.43%) Windows Server
2 572 (27.47%) Linux
3 434 (20.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 295 (14.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 286 (13.74%) Windows 7
6 177 (8.50%) Unix
7 165 (7.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 160 (7.68%) Windows 8
9 126 (6.05%) Android
10 110 (5.28%) Windows 10
11 96 (4.61%) Windows XP
12 65 (3.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 60 (2.88%) Apple iOS
14 54 (2.59%) Windows Phone
15 40 (1.92%) Windows Vista
16 32 (1.54%) Mac OS X
17 24 (1.15%) Solaris
18 15 (0.72%) CentOS
19 10 (0.48%) Mac OS
20 8 (0.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (17.34%) ITIL
2 271 (13.02%) Agile Software Development
3 197 (9.46%) MVC
4 170 (8.17%) Software Engineering
5 135 (6.48%) Service Delivery
6 122 (5.86%) Mentoring
7 107 (5.14%) Web Development
8 106 (5.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 83 (3.99%) Configuration Management
10 79 (3.79%) OO
10 79 (3.79%) Scrum
11 74 (3.55%) DevOps
11 74 (3.55%) Project Management
12 69 (3.31%) E-Commerce
12 69 (3.31%) SDLC
13 64 (3.07%) Continuous Integration
13 64 (3.07%) TDD
14 62 (2.98%) Change Management
14 62 (2.98%) CRM
14 62 (2.98%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 474 (22.77%) SQL
2 355 (17.05%) C#
3 271 (13.02%) JavaScript
4 205 (9.85%) Java
5 194 (9.32%) C++
6 135 (6.48%) PowerShell
7 108 (5.19%) C
8 99 (4.76%) T-SQL
9 92 (4.42%) Python
10 64 (3.07%) Perl
10 64 (3.07%) PHP
11 63 (3.03%) VB.NET
12 51 (2.45%) Bash Shell
12 51 (2.45%) VB
13 43 (2.07%) Objective-C
14 40 (1.92%) Shell Script
15 37 (1.78%) Ruby
16 32 (1.54%) TypeScript
17 31 (1.49%) VBScript
18 30 (1.44%) XAML
Qualifications
1 334 (16.04%) Degree
2 208 (9.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 134 (6.44%) MCSE
4 106 (5.09%) Cisco Certification
5 80 (3.84%) CCNA
6 78 (3.75%) Security Cleared
7 76 (3.65%) MCSA
8 64 (3.07%) SC Cleared
8 64 (3.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 60 (2.88%) MCITP
10 53 (2.55%) MCP
11 45 (2.16%) CCNP
12 29 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
13 26 (1.25%) MCDST
14 24 (1.15%) MCTS
15 23 (1.10%) DV Cleared
16 22 (1.06%) PhD
17 20 (0.96%) CISSP
18 19 (0.91%) A+ Certification
19 13 (0.62%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (6.77%) SLA
2 53 (2.55%) QA
3 27 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.58%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.29%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.14%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.096%) GMP
7 2 (0.096%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.048%) MISRA
8 1 (0.048%) MISRA C
System Software
1 673 (32.32%) Active Directory
2 384 (18.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 199 (9.56%) Hyper-V
4 124 (5.96%) vSphere
5 93 (4.47%) XenApp
6 51 (2.45%) VMware ESX
6 51 (2.45%) VMware ESXi
7 32 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
8 30 (1.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 29 (1.39%) Terminal Services
10 26 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
10 26 (1.25%) XenDesktop
11 23 (1.10%) NFS
12 18 (0.86%) Xen
13 13 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 12 (0.58%) Docker
15 11 (0.53%) Firmware
16 9 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
17 8 (0.38%) VMware Server
17 8 (0.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 115 (5.52%) SCCM
2 49 (2.35%) Backup Exec
3 48 (2.31%) Puppet
4 46 (2.21%) SCOM
5 43 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
6 38 (1.83%) WSUS
7 22 (1.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 20 (0.96%) Microsoft Clustering
9 15 (0.72%) SCDPM
10 14 (0.67%) FortiGate
11 13 (0.62%) Ansible
12 8 (0.38%) Data Guard
13 7 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
14 6 (0.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
15 5 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
15 5 (0.24%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 5 (0.24%) HP SiteScope
15 5 (0.24%) SCVMM
16 4 (0.19%) CFEngine
16 4 (0.19%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 911 (43.76%) Microsoft
2 554 (26.61%) VMware
3 390 (18.73%) Cisco
4 304 (14.60%) Citrix
5 177 (8.50%) Oracle
6 129 (6.20%) Apple
7 111 (5.33%) HP
8 74 (3.55%) Dell
9 55 (2.64%) Juniper
10 53 (2.55%) CheckPoint
11 48 (2.31%) Red Hat
12 44 (2.11%) Clearswift
12 44 (2.11%) Proofpoint
13 42 (2.02%) Veeam
14 40 (1.92%) IBM
15 38 (1.83%) Nokia
16 36 (1.73%) 3PAR
16 36 (1.73%) NetApp
17 34 (1.63%) Symantec
18 31 (1.49%) Draytek
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