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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
England / East of England
Rank 14 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 867 1134 1251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 14.82% 16.46% 17.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.51% 63.57% 64.75%
Number of salaries quoted 716 942 998
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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
1457 1784 1932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 24.90% 25.89% 26.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1166 1451 1557
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -2 304 £40,000 +6.66% 47
Hertfordshire -9 274 £37,500 - 34
Essex +2 134 £42,500 +21.42% 13
Suffolk +1 88 £35,000 +16.66% 9
Bedfordshire -16 52 £45,000 +3.44% 11
Norfolk -26 18 £32,000 +0.78% 5
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 645 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 628 (35.99%) Windows Server
3 605 (34.67%) Linux
4 517 (29.63%) Active Directory
5 400 (22.92%) SQL
6 385 (22.06%) VMware
7 366 (20.97%) SQL Server
8 291 (16.68%) ITIL
9 284 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 278 (15.93%) MS Exchange
11 276 (15.82%) VMware Infrastructure
12 275 (15.76%) Degree
13 268 (15.36%) Windows Server 2008
14 267 (15.30%) .NET
15 263 (15.07%) MS Excel
16 259 (14.84%) C#
17 251 (14.38%) Firewall
18 222 (12.72%) Finance
19 219 (12.55%) Office 365
20 216 (12.38%) MS Office
21 206 (11.81%) DNS
22 205 (11.75%) Citrix
23 202 (11.58%) Java
24 199 (11.40%) TCP/IP
25 194 (11.12%) Agile Software Development
26 189 (10.83%) Cisco
27 182 (10.43%) C++
28 177 (10.14%) Windows 7
29 171 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
30 166 (9.51%) JavaScript

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
1 278 (15.93%) MS Exchange
2 121 (6.93%) IIS
3 108 (6.19%) SharePoint
4 105 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 70 (4.01%) Skype for Business
6 63 (3.61%) Apache
7 53 (3.04%) Tomcat
8 42 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
9 36 (2.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 30 (1.72%) Confluence
11 29 (1.66%) JBoss
11 29 (1.66%) WebLogic
12 28 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
13 19 (1.09%) GlassFish
13 19 (1.09%) WebSphere
14 16 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 16 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
15 13 (0.74%) Apache Solr
16 12 (0.69%) IBM HTTP Server
16 12 (0.69%) Moodle
Applications
1 263 (15.07%) MS Excel
2 216 (12.38%) MS Office
3 12 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.23%) SOLIDWORKS
5 3 (0.17%) GNU Octave
5 3 (0.17%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.17%) Simulink
6 2 (0.11%) InDesign
7 1 (0.057%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.057%) EngageOne
7 1 (0.057%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.057%) Mozilla Thunderbird
7 1 (0.057%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 36 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.29%) Sage 200
4 4 (0.23%) assyst
4 4 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.17%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.057%) Exstream
6 1 (0.057%) Line 50
6 1 (0.057%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.057%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.057%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.057%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.057%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 219 (12.55%) Office 365
2 163 (9.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 133 (7.62%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (1.78%) PaaS
4 31 (1.78%) SaaS
5 25 (1.43%) iTunes
6 14 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (0.69%) Mimecast
8 9 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (0.46%) IaaS
9 8 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 7 (0.40%) Amazon S3
10 7 (0.40%) GitHub
11 5 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (0.29%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.23%) Route 53
13 3 (0.17%) Akamai
13 3 (0.17%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 251 (14.38%) Firewall
2 206 (11.81%) DNS
3 199 (11.40%) TCP/IP
4 144 (8.25%) DHCP
5 137 (7.85%) WAN
6 121 (6.93%) LAN
7 116 (6.65%) VPN
8 110 (6.30%) SAN
9 59 (3.38%) Remote Desktop
10 55 (3.15%) Wireless
11 54 (3.09%) Internet
12 49 (2.81%) Network Security
13 47 (2.69%) HTTP
14 41 (2.35%) VoIP
15 39 (2.23%) Wi-Fi
16 36 (2.06%) VLAN
17 30 (1.72%) LDAP
18 22 (1.26%) iSCSI
18 22 (1.26%) Skype
19 21 (1.20%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 366 (20.97%) SQL Server
2 59 (3.38%) MySQL
3 55 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 55 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (2.58%) Relational Database
5 41 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 41 (2.35%) SQL Server 2014
6 39 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
8 26 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
9 25 (1.43%) RDBMS
10 18 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
11 13 (0.74%) Oracle Database
12 12 (0.69%) Big Data
13 10 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (0.52%) ActiveReports
15 7 (0.40%) NoSQL
15 7 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
15 7 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
15 7 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 58 (3.32%) JIRA
2 52 (2.98%) Subversion
3 49 (2.81%) Jenkins
4 43 (2.46%) Visual Studio
5 42 (2.41%) Git (software)
6 32 (1.83%) Selenium
7 26 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 25 (1.43%) Ant
8 25 (1.43%) Maven
9 23 (1.32%) NUnit
10 22 (1.26%) Moq
11 21 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
12 17 (0.97%) Gradle
12 17 (0.97%) Hudson
12 17 (0.97%) JUnit
12 17 (0.97%) LabVIEW
13 12 (0.69%) Bitbucket
13 12 (0.69%) SpecFlow
13 12 (0.69%) TeamCity
14 10 (0.57%) FishEye
General
1 222 (12.72%) Finance
2 76 (4.36%) Telecoms
3 61 (3.50%) Retail
4 47 (2.69%) Banking
5 37 (2.12%) Electronics
6 29 (1.66%) Manufacturing
7 24 (1.38%) Marketing
8 22 (1.26%) Automotive
9 15 (0.86%) Publishing
10 14 (0.80%) Aerospace
11 13 (0.74%) Legal
12 11 (0.63%) Games
13 8 (0.46%) Back Office
13 8 (0.46%) French Language
14 7 (0.40%) Law
14 7 (0.40%) Local Government
15 6 (0.34%) German Language
16 5 (0.29%) Military
17 4 (0.23%) Front Office
17 4 (0.23%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 303 (17.36%) Developer
2 272 (15.59%) Analyst
3 216 (12.38%) Support Engineer
4 146 (8.37%) Support Analyst
5 133 (7.62%) IT Support
6 129 (7.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 122 (6.99%) Applications Support
8 95 (5.44%) Administrator
9 94 (5.39%) Software Engineer
10 93 (5.33%) C# Developer
11 86 (4.93%) Windows Engineer
12 83 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
13 82 (4.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 80 (4.58%) Software Developer
14 80 (4.58%) Systems Engineer
15 78 (4.47%) Consultant
16 76 (4.36%) IT Engineer
17 71 (4.07%) C++ Developer
18 69 (3.95%) Systems Administrator
19 65 (3.72%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 267 (15.30%) .NET
2 146 (8.37%) HTML
3 136 (7.79%) Web Services
4 105 (6.02%) ASP.NET
5 93 (5.33%) XML
6 86 (4.93%) CSS
7 85 (4.87%) jQuery
8 83 (4.76%) AngularJS
9 64 (3.67%) HTML5
9 64 (3.67%) WCF
10 58 (3.32%) ASP.NET Web API
11 56 (3.21%) Middleware
12 53 (3.04%) .NET Framework
12 53 (3.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 53 (3.04%) WPF
13 33 (1.89%) SOAP
14 31 (1.78%) J2EE
15 30 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 30 (1.72%) WinForms
16 25 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 141 (8.08%) Computer Science
2 132 (7.56%) Data Centre
3 108 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
4 85 (4.87%) Mathematics
5 57 (3.27%) Management Information System
5 57 (3.27%) Physics
6 56 (3.21%) Driving Licence
7 50 (2.87%) Blackberry
8 46 (2.64%) Algorithms
9 43 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
10 31 (1.78%) Smartphone
11 30 (1.72%) Mobile App
12 26 (1.49%) Replication
13 25 (1.43%) Clustering
13 25 (1.43%) Fat Client
13 25 (1.43%) Thin Client
13 25 (1.43%) User Experience
14 24 (1.38%) Device Driver
15 21 (1.20%) iPad
16 20 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 628 (35.99%) Windows Server
2 605 (34.67%) Linux
3 284 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 268 (15.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 177 (10.14%) Windows 7
6 149 (8.54%) Unix
7 103 (5.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 91 (5.21%) Windows 8
9 80 (4.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 79 (4.53%) Windows 10
11 78 (4.47%) Android
12 46 (2.64%) Apple iOS
13 41 (2.35%) CentOS
14 38 (2.18%) Mac OS X
15 35 (2.01%) Windows XP
16 27 (1.55%) Windows Phone
17 17 (0.97%) Ubuntu
18 16 (0.92%) Windows CE
19 13 (0.74%) VxWorks
20 11 (0.63%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (16.68%) ITIL
2 194 (11.12%) Agile Software Development
3 165 (9.46%) Software Engineering
4 110 (6.30%) Configuration Management
5 96 (5.50%) Service Delivery
6 92 (5.27%) MVC
7 88 (5.04%) SDLC
8 81 (4.64%) Mentoring
9 79 (4.53%) Change Management
10 78 (4.47%) Scrum
11 69 (3.95%) High Availability
12 67 (3.84%) E-Commerce
13 66 (3.78%) DevOps
14 64 (3.67%) TDD
15 61 (3.50%) Incident Management
16 58 (3.32%) Problem Management
17 56 (3.21%) CRM
17 56 (3.21%) OO
18 51 (2.92%) Disaster Recovery
18 51 (2.92%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 400 (22.92%) SQL
2 259 (14.84%) C#
3 202 (11.58%) Java
4 182 (10.43%) C++
5 166 (9.51%) JavaScript
6 162 (9.28%) Python
7 139 (7.97%) PowerShell
8 119 (6.82%) C
9 77 (4.41%) Perl
10 56 (3.21%) Shell Script
11 50 (2.87%) VB
12 44 (2.52%) T-SQL
13 40 (2.29%) PHP
14 38 (2.18%) Bash Shell
15 32 (1.83%) VBScript
16 26 (1.49%) Ruby
17 22 (1.26%) VB.NET
18 14 (0.80%) Embedded C
19 11 (0.63%) Lua
20 9 (0.52%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 275 (15.76%) Degree
2 171 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 98 (5.62%) MCSE
4 62 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
5 59 (3.38%) MCITP
6 51 (2.92%) CCNA
7 49 (2.81%) Security Cleared
8 42 (2.41%) MCP
9 41 (2.35%) MCSA
10 39 (2.23%) SC Cleared
11 36 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 33 (1.89%) PhD
13 23 (1.32%) MCTS
14 19 (1.09%) ISEB
15 16 (0.92%) CCNP
15 16 (0.92%) Citrix Certification
15 16 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 14 (0.80%) MCDST
17 13 (0.74%) A+ Certification
18 12 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (5.04%) SLA
2 44 (2.52%) QA
3 43 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (1.49%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.46%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.34%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.17%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.17%) ECSS
7 3 (0.17%) HL7
7 3 (0.17%) ISO13485
8 2 (0.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.11%) ISO 14000
8 2 (0.11%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 517 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 276 (15.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 123 (7.05%) Hyper-V
4 76 (4.36%) vSphere
5 51 (2.92%) XenApp
6 47 (2.69%) VMware ESXi
7 42 (2.41%) VMware ESX
7 42 (2.41%) XenDesktop
8 34 (1.95%) Terminal Services
9 30 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
10 22 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
11 18 (1.03%) Samba
12 17 (0.97%) Docker
12 17 (0.97%) vCloud
13 11 (0.63%) XenServer
14 10 (0.57%) NFS
15 9 (0.52%) Firmware
15 9 (0.52%) iptables
16 8 (0.46%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 8 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 151 (8.65%) SCCM
2 74 (4.24%) SCOM
3 47 (2.69%) Puppet
4 39 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (1.43%) Ansible
6 19 (1.09%) Backup Exec
7 13 (0.74%) Microsoft Intune
8 11 (0.63%) vRealize
9 10 (0.57%) WSUS
10 9 (0.52%) Nagios
11 8 (0.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 8 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 7 (0.40%) AirWatch
12 7 (0.40%) NetBackup
12 7 (0.40%) SCVMM
12 7 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
13 6 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
13 6 (0.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 6 (0.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 5 (0.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 645 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 385 (22.06%) VMware
3 205 (11.75%) Citrix
4 189 (10.83%) Cisco
5 141 (8.08%) Oracle
6 89 (5.10%) HP
7 60 (3.44%) Red Hat
8 59 (3.38%) CheckPoint
9 51 (2.92%) IBM
10 43 (2.46%) NetApp
11 41 (2.35%) Apple
12 34 (1.95%) EMC
13 32 (1.83%) Dell
14 31 (1.78%) F5
14 31 (1.78%) Symantec
15 29 (1.66%) Clearswift
16 27 (1.55%) Proofpoint
17 25 (1.43%) Veeam
18 24 (1.38%) Intel Security
18 24 (1.38%) Nokia
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