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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1038 1509 1612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 14.98% 19.58% 18.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.59% 70.25% 60.81%
Number of salaries quoted 873 1235 1377
Median salary £36,875 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
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
1742 2148 2651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 25.15% 27.87% 30.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1432 1750 2230
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 -4 331 £35,000 - 20
Cambridgeshire -5 325 £40,000 - 41
Essex -4 174 £35,000 -17.64% 15
Bedfordshire +4 137 £40,000 - 21
Suffolk -1 82 £32,500 - 5
Norfolk -3 20 £30,000 +9.09% 3
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 896 (40.76%) Microsoft
2 887 (40.35%) Windows Server
3 686 (31.21%) Active Directory
4 611 (27.80%) Linux
5 594 (27.02%) VMware
6 566 (25.75%) SQL Server
7 512 (23.29%) SQL
8 460 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 449 (20.43%) .NET
10 421 (19.15%) Firewall
11 390 (17.74%) Cisco
12 381 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 376 (17.11%) ITIL
14 369 (16.79%) MS Exchange
15 368 (16.74%) C#
15 368 (16.74%) Degree
16 358 (16.29%) MS Excel
17 331 (15.06%) Windows Server 2012
18 323 (14.70%) Citrix
19 318 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
20 308 (14.01%) HTML
21 302 (13.74%) MS Office
22 299 (13.60%) JavaScript
23 295 (13.42%) Windows 7
24 287 (13.06%) DNS
25 284 (12.92%) Finance
26 268 (12.19%) TCP/IP
27 257 (11.69%) Microsoft Certification
28 256 (11.65%) SAN
29 246 (11.19%) CSS

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
1 369 (16.79%) MS Exchange
2 242 (11.01%) IIS
3 196 (8.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 143 (6.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 119 (5.41%) SharePoint
6 80 (3.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 76 (3.46%) Apache
8 74 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2007
9 61 (2.78%) Skype for Business
10 54 (2.46%) Tomcat
11 50 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
12 45 (2.05%) JBoss
13 27 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
14 26 (1.18%) Node.js
15 20 (0.91%) WebLogic
15 20 (0.91%) WebSphere
16 15 (0.68%) OpenEdge
17 14 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
18 13 (0.59%) GlassFish
18 13 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 358 (16.29%) MS Excel
2 302 (13.74%) MS Office
3 15 (0.68%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.32%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.18%) MS Project
8 3 (0.14%) DOC1
8 3 (0.14%) HipChat
9 2 (0.091%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.045%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.045%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.41%) assyst
2 8 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.32%) Sage X3
4 6 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.23%) AWD
6 4 (0.18%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.14%) Exstream
8 2 (0.091%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.091%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.045%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.045%) Maximo
9 1 (0.045%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.045%) Sage 50
9 1 (0.045%) SAP R/3
9 1 (0.045%) SAP SRM
9 1 (0.045%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 224 (10.19%) Office 365
2 115 (5.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 96 (4.37%) Amazon AWS
4 48 (2.18%) SaaS
5 27 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 21 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (0.55%) PaaS
8 10 (0.45%) GitHub
9 6 (0.27%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.27%) IaaS
10 5 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (0.23%) Google Apps
10 5 (0.23%) Mimecast
10 5 (0.23%) Yammer
11 4 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.18%) IBM SmartCloud
12 3 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.091%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 421 (19.15%) Firewall
2 287 (13.06%) DNS
3 268 (12.19%) TCP/IP
4 256 (11.65%) SAN
5 234 (10.65%) WAN
6 214 (9.74%) VPN
7 204 (9.28%) LAN
8 195 (8.87%) DHCP
9 95 (4.32%) NAS
9 95 (4.32%) VLAN
10 93 (4.23%) VoIP
11 71 (3.23%) SSL
12 68 (3.09%) Wireless
13 66 (3.00%) Internet
14 48 (2.18%) HTTP
15 42 (1.91%) Network Security
16 33 (1.50%) SMTP
17 32 (1.46%) Remote Desktop
18 30 (1.36%) Intrusion Detection
18 30 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 566 (25.75%) SQL Server
2 131 (5.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 99 (4.50%) MySQL
3 99 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 44 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 43 (1.96%) Relational Database
6 39 (1.77%) SQL Server 2014
7 37 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 34 (1.55%) Big Data
8 34 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 30 (1.36%) RDBMS
10 25 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 24 (1.09%) Oracle Database
12 19 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
13 18 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
14 17 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
14 17 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
15 16 (0.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 16 (0.73%) NoSQL
16 13 (0.59%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 85 (3.87%) Visual Studio
2 50 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (1.55%) Selenium
4 29 (1.32%) Subversion
5 23 (1.05%) NUnit
6 21 (0.96%) Git (software)
7 19 (0.86%) Rhino Mocks
8 18 (0.82%) Jenkins
9 16 (0.73%) Gradle
10 15 (0.68%) Moq
10 15 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 13 (0.59%) Grunt
11 13 (0.59%) gulp
11 13 (0.59%) JIRA
12 11 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 9 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (0.32%) JUnit
14 7 (0.32%) MSTest
15 6 (0.27%) Maven
15 6 (0.27%) QUnit
General
1 284 (12.92%) Finance
2 89 (4.05%) Banking
3 63 (2.87%) Legal
3 63 (2.87%) Retail
3 63 (2.87%) Telecoms
4 29 (1.32%) Law
5 28 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 27 (1.23%) French Language
7 25 (1.14%) Automotive
8 23 (1.05%) Financial Institution
9 19 (0.86%) German Language
10 17 (0.77%) Electronics
10 17 (0.77%) Spanish Language
11 16 (0.73%) Arabic Language
11 16 (0.73%) Russian Language
12 15 (0.68%) Aerospace
12 15 (0.68%) Games
13 12 (0.55%) Marketing
14 11 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.36%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 386 (17.56%) Developer
2 314 (14.29%) Analyst
3 275 (12.51%) Support Engineer
4 185 (8.42%) Support Analyst
5 180 (8.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 169 (7.69%) .NET Developer
7 155 (7.05%) IT Support
8 138 (6.28%) C# Developer
9 110 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
10 103 (4.69%) IT Engineer
11 98 (4.46%) Consultant
12 97 (4.41%) Architect
13 96 (4.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 96 (4.37%) C# .NET Developer
14 93 (4.23%) Software Engineer
15 92 (4.19%) Applications Support
16 90 (4.09%) Administrator
17 81 (3.69%) Infrastructure Support
17 81 (3.69%) Systems Engineer
18 78 (3.55%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 449 (20.43%) .NET
2 308 (14.01%) HTML
3 246 (11.19%) CSS
4 233 (10.60%) ASP.NET
5 172 (7.83%) jQuery
6 168 (7.64%) Web Services
7 159 (7.23%) XML
8 141 (6.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 129 (5.87%) HTML5
10 124 (5.64%) AngularJS
11 83 (3.78%) .NET Framework
12 76 (3.46%) CSS3
13 70 (3.18%) WCF
14 53 (2.41%) SOAP
14 53 (2.41%) WPF
15 52 (2.37%) Ajax
16 51 (2.32%) J2EE
17 47 (2.14%) REST
18 37 (1.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 36 (1.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 172 (7.83%) Computer Science
2 142 (6.46%) Data Centre
3 109 (4.96%) Replication
4 99 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
5 93 (4.23%) Blackberry
6 71 (3.23%) Mathematics
7 66 (3.00%) Driving Licence
8 63 (2.87%) Management Information System
9 55 (2.50%) iPhone
10 47 (2.14%) Clustering
11 45 (2.05%) User Experience
12 40 (1.82%) Mobile App
13 34 (1.55%) Fat Client
13 34 (1.55%) N-Tier
13 34 (1.55%) Thin Client
14 33 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
15 32 (1.46%) Client/Server
16 27 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
16 27 (1.23%) PDA
16 27 (1.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 887 (40.35%) Windows Server
2 611 (27.80%) Linux
3 460 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 331 (15.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 295 (13.42%) Windows 7
6 175 (7.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 169 (7.69%) Windows 8
8 167 (7.60%) Unix
9 149 (6.78%) Android
10 97 (4.41%) Windows 10
10 97 (4.41%) Windows XP
11 69 (3.14%) Apple iOS
12 51 (2.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 35 (1.59%) Windows Vista
14 32 (1.46%) Windows Phone
15 26 (1.18%) Solaris
16 25 (1.14%) Mac OS X
17 15 (0.68%) CentOS
18 12 (0.55%) AIX
19 11 (0.50%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 376 (17.11%) ITIL
2 318 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
3 219 (9.96%) MVC
4 185 (8.42%) Software Engineering
5 139 (6.32%) Disaster Recovery
6 128 (5.82%) Mentoring
7 125 (5.69%) Service Delivery
7 125 (5.69%) Web Development
8 101 (4.60%) Scrum
9 96 (4.37%) DevOps
10 84 (3.82%) OO
11 83 (3.78%) Information Security
12 77 (3.50%) Continuous Integration
12 77 (3.50%) Project Management
13 71 (3.23%) High Availability
14 70 (3.18%) Continuous Improvement
15 68 (3.09%) Configuration Management
16 67 (3.05%) Incident Management
17 66 (3.00%) SDLC
18 62 (2.82%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 512 (23.29%) SQL
2 368 (16.74%) C#
3 299 (13.60%) JavaScript
4 223 (10.15%) Java
5 210 (9.55%) C++
6 174 (7.92%) PowerShell
7 118 (5.37%) T-SQL
8 111 (5.05%) C
9 82 (3.73%) Python
10 77 (3.50%) VB.NET
11 72 (3.28%) PHP
12 64 (2.91%) Bash Shell
13 54 (2.46%) Perl
14 51 (2.32%) VB
15 50 (2.27%) Ruby
16 49 (2.23%) Objective-C
17 43 (1.96%) Shell Script
18 34 (1.55%) VBScript
19 26 (1.18%) Embedded C
20 23 (1.05%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 368 (16.74%) Degree
2 257 (11.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 174 (7.92%) MCSE
4 132 (6.01%) MCSA
5 117 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
6 81 (3.69%) CCNA
7 66 (3.00%) MCITP
8 61 (2.78%) Security Cleared
9 60 (2.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 57 (2.59%) MCP
11 55 (2.50%) CCNP
12 50 (2.27%) SC Cleared
13 44 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
14 35 (1.59%) MCDST
15 26 (1.18%) DV Cleared
16 22 (1.00%) CISSP
17 21 (0.96%) MCTS
18 16 (0.73%) AWS Certification
19 12 (0.55%) ISEB
20 11 (0.50%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (7.37%) SLA
2 75 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 53 (2.41%) QA
4 24 (1.09%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.50%) HIPAA
6 4 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.091%) GMP
7 2 (0.091%) HL7
7 2 (0.091%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.045%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.045%) MISRA
8 1 (0.045%) MISRA C
System Software
1 686 (31.21%) Active Directory
2 381 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 218 (9.92%) Hyper-V
4 134 (6.10%) vSphere
5 100 (4.55%) XenApp
6 53 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
7 47 (2.14%) VMware ESX
8 45 (2.05%) Xen
9 32 (1.46%) Terminal Services
10 29 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
11 23 (1.05%) XenDesktop
12 22 (1.00%) NFS
13 17 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 13 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
15 11 (0.50%) Docker
16 9 (0.41%) VMware Server
17 8 (0.36%) Firmware
18 7 (0.32%) VirtualBox
18 7 (0.32%) XenServer
19 5 (0.23%) KVM
Systems Management
1 101 (4.60%) SCCM
2 61 (2.78%) Backup Exec
3 60 (2.73%) Puppet
4 59 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
5 41 (1.87%) SCOM
6 33 (1.50%) WSUS
7 22 (1.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 16 (0.73%) FortiGate
9 15 (0.68%) SCDPM
10 14 (0.64%) Nessus
11 12 (0.55%) Data Guard
12 10 (0.45%) Ansible
13 8 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
14 7 (0.32%) Business Desktop Deployment
15 6 (0.27%) Nmap
15 6 (0.27%) SCVMM
16 5 (0.23%) HP SiteScope
17 4 (0.18%) HAProxy
17 4 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
17 4 (0.18%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 896 (40.76%) Microsoft
2 594 (27.02%) VMware
3 390 (17.74%) Cisco
4 323 (14.70%) Citrix
5 190 (8.64%) Oracle
6 122 (5.55%) HP
7 101 (4.60%) Dell
8 97 (4.41%) Apple
9 66 (3.00%) CheckPoint
10 57 (2.59%) Juniper
11 47 (2.14%) IBM
12 46 (2.09%) 3PAR
13 45 (2.05%) Veeam
14 44 (2.00%) NetApp
14 44 (2.00%) Red Hat
15 43 (1.96%) SonicWALL
15 43 (1.96%) Symantec
16 38 (1.73%) F5
17 31 (1.41%) Draytek
18 28 (1.27%) Avaya
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