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

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 931 1198 1396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 14.24% 16.80% 17.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.91% 65.11% 64.36%
Number of salaries quoted 776 1022 1107
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
1554 1840 2169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 23.77% 25.80% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1257 1550 1741
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 6 December 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 6 December 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
Cambridgeshire +3 320 £40,000 - 64
Hertfordshire -10 249 £37,500 +3.44% 30
Essex 0 178 £45,000 +38.46% 9
Suffolk -8 92 £37,500 +10.29% 13
Bedfordshire -20 74 £42,500 -4.49% 7
Norfolk -26 18 £32,500 +2.36% 1
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 693 (37.87%) Microsoft
2 665 (36.34%) Windows Server
3 587 (32.08%) Linux
4 556 (30.38%) Active Directory
5 424 (23.17%) SQL
6 413 (22.57%) VMware
7 384 (20.98%) SQL Server
8 316 (17.27%) ITIL
9 312 (17.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 308 (16.83%) MS Exchange
11 297 (16.23%) MS Excel
12 278 (15.19%) .NET
12 278 (15.19%) Windows Server 2008
13 270 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
14 265 (14.48%) Degree
15 264 (14.43%) C#
16 262 (14.32%) MS Office
17 251 (13.72%) Firewall
18 242 (13.22%) Office 365
19 240 (13.11%) Finance
20 232 (12.68%) TCP/IP
21 222 (12.13%) Citrix
22 215 (11.75%) DNS
23 208 (11.37%) Cisco
24 201 (10.98%) Java
25 196 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
26 180 (9.84%) Windows 7
27 175 (9.56%) JavaScript
28 170 (9.29%) C++
29 161 (8.80%) Microsoft Certification

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
1 308 (16.83%) MS Exchange
2 134 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 127 (6.94%) IIS
4 94 (5.14%) SharePoint
5 68 (3.72%) Apache
6 56 (3.06%) Tomcat
7 53 (2.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 52 (2.84%) Skype for Business
9 46 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2013
10 41 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2007
11 33 (1.80%) JBoss
12 31 (1.69%) WebLogic
13 27 (1.48%) Confluence
14 20 (1.09%) GlassFish
15 19 (1.04%) WebSphere
16 15 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 14 (0.77%) Apache Solr
18 12 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
18 12 (0.66%) Moodle
18 12 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 297 (16.23%) MS Excel
2 262 (14.32%) MS Office
3 15 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.22%) MS Project
7 3 (0.16%) GNU Octave
7 3 (0.16%) InDesign
7 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.16%) Simulink
8 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.055%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.055%) Mozilla Thunderbird
9 1 (0.055%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 35 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
3 5 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.16%) assyst
5 3 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.11%) Remedy AR System
6 2 (0.11%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.055%) Line 50
7 1 (0.055%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.055%) Sage 50
7 1 (0.055%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.055%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.055%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 242 (13.22%) Office 365
2 146 (7.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 126 (6.89%) Amazon AWS
4 39 (2.13%) iTunes
5 32 (1.75%) PaaS
6 30 (1.64%) SaaS
7 19 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (0.77%) Mimecast
9 10 (0.55%) IaaS
9 10 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 9 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (0.44%) G Suite
11 8 (0.44%) GitHub
12 5 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.16%) Amazon Glacier
13 3 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 3 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
13 3 (0.16%) IBM SmartCloud
13 3 (0.16%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 251 (13.72%) Firewall
2 232 (12.68%) TCP/IP
3 215 (11.75%) DNS
4 158 (8.63%) DHCP
5 150 (8.20%) WAN
6 146 (7.98%) VPN
7 133 (7.27%) LAN
8 119 (6.50%) SAN
9 65 (3.55%) Network Security
10 63 (3.44%) Internet
11 55 (3.01%) Wireless
12 52 (2.84%) Remote Desktop
13 46 (2.51%) VoIP
14 41 (2.24%) HTTP
15 36 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
16 33 (1.80%) NetScaler
17 31 (1.69%) iSCSI
18 30 (1.64%) VLAN
19 29 (1.58%) Cisco ASA
20 27 (1.48%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 384 (20.98%) SQL Server
2 64 (3.50%) MySQL
3 54 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 51 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 46 (2.51%) Relational Database
6 39 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 36 (1.97%) SQL Server 2014
8 34 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 25 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
9 25 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
10 22 (1.20%) RDBMS
11 14 (0.77%) Oracle Database
12 13 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
13 12 (0.66%) Big Data
14 11 (0.60%) GIS
15 9 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (0.49%) NoSQL
16 8 (0.44%) DB2
16 8 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 58 (3.17%) JIRA
2 57 (3.11%) Subversion
3 42 (2.30%) Jenkins
4 41 (2.24%) Visual Studio
5 38 (2.08%) Git (software)
6 36 (1.97%) Selenium
7 34 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 26 (1.42%) Moq
9 23 (1.26%) NUnit
10 22 (1.20%) Maven
10 22 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
11 20 (1.09%) Ant
12 17 (0.93%) LabVIEW
12 17 (0.93%) Rhino Mocks
13 15 (0.82%) MSTest
14 13 (0.71%) Gradle
14 13 (0.71%) Hudson
14 13 (0.71%) JUnit
14 13 (0.71%) TeamCity
15 12 (0.66%) SpecFlow
General
1 240 (13.11%) Finance
2 72 (3.93%) Telecoms
3 65 (3.55%) Retail
4 46 (2.51%) Banking
5 32 (1.75%) Electronics
6 31 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 22 (1.20%) Marketing
8 21 (1.15%) Automotive
9 18 (0.98%) Publishing
10 17 (0.93%) Law
11 12 (0.66%) Aerospace
11 12 (0.66%) Games
12 11 (0.60%) Local Government
13 10 (0.55%) Back Office
13 10 (0.55%) French Language
14 9 (0.49%) German Language
15 8 (0.44%) Billing
16 7 (0.38%) Front Office
16 7 (0.38%) Legal
17 6 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 304 (16.61%) Developer
2 300 (16.39%) Analyst
3 220 (12.02%) Support Engineer
4 150 (8.20%) Support Analyst
5 131 (7.16%) IT Support
6 125 (6.83%) Applications Support
7 123 (6.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 92 (5.03%) Consultant
9 87 (4.75%) Windows Engineer
10 86 (4.70%) C# Developer
11 83 (4.54%) Software Developer
12 82 (4.48%) IT Engineer
13 79 (4.32%) Administrator
14 78 (4.26%) .NET Developer
14 78 (4.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 77 (4.21%) 2nd Line Support
16 76 (4.15%) Software Engineer
17 73 (3.99%) Systems Engineer
18 71 (3.88%) C++ Developer
19 68 (3.72%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (15.19%) .NET
2 157 (8.58%) HTML
3 140 (7.65%) Web Services
4 109 (5.96%) XML
5 107 (5.85%) ASP.NET
6 95 (5.19%) CSS
7 84 (4.59%) jQuery
8 70 (3.83%) AngularJS
9 65 (3.55%) WCF
10 64 (3.50%) .NET Framework
11 63 (3.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 60 (3.28%) Middleware
13 59 (3.22%) WPF
14 56 (3.06%) HTML5
15 51 (2.79%) ASP.NET Web API
16 35 (1.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 34 (1.86%) SOAP
18 28 (1.53%) LINQ
19 27 (1.48%) Ajax
20 26 (1.42%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 141 (7.70%) Computer Science
2 116 (6.34%) Data Centre
3 95 (5.19%) Mathematics
4 93 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 85 (4.64%) Blackberry
6 63 (3.44%) Driving Licence
7 55 (3.01%) Physics
7 55 (3.01%) Smartphone
8 54 (2.95%) Management Information System
9 47 (2.57%) Algorithms
10 38 (2.08%) iPad
11 35 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
11 35 (1.91%) iPhone
12 34 (1.86%) Replication
13 32 (1.75%) Mobile App
13 32 (1.75%) User Experience
14 29 (1.58%) Mobile Computing
15 27 (1.48%) Clustering
16 22 (1.20%) Device Driver
17 21 (1.15%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 665 (36.34%) Windows Server
2 587 (32.08%) Linux
3 278 (15.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 270 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 180 (9.84%) Windows 7
6 157 (8.58%) Unix
7 114 (6.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 97 (5.30%) Windows 8
9 83 (4.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 75 (4.10%) Android
11 66 (3.61%) Windows 10
12 53 (2.90%) Windows Phone
13 43 (2.35%) Apple iOS
14 42 (2.30%) Mac OS X
14 42 (2.30%) Windows XP
15 40 (2.19%) CentOS
16 17 (0.93%) Windows Vista
17 16 (0.87%) Ubuntu
18 15 (0.82%) Windows CE
19 13 (0.71%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (17.27%) ITIL
2 196 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
3 144 (7.87%) Software Engineering
4 101 (5.52%) Service Delivery
5 96 (5.25%) Configuration Management
5 96 (5.25%) MVC
6 86 (4.70%) Change Management
7 84 (4.59%) SDLC
8 80 (4.37%) E-Commerce
8 80 (4.37%) Mentoring
9 73 (3.99%) Scrum
10 69 (3.77%) DevOps
10 69 (3.77%) High Availability
11 66 (3.61%) TDD
12 62 (3.39%) Migration
13 61 (3.33%) Web Development
14 59 (3.22%) CRM
15 54 (2.95%) Problem Management
16 53 (2.90%) Service Management
17 52 (2.84%) OO
Programming Languages
1 424 (23.17%) SQL
2 264 (14.43%) C#
3 201 (10.98%) Java
4 175 (9.56%) JavaScript
5 170 (9.29%) C++
6 155 (8.47%) Python
7 129 (7.05%) PowerShell
8 115 (6.28%) C
9 69 (3.77%) Perl
10 52 (2.84%) Shell Script
11 50 (2.73%) T-SQL
12 43 (2.35%) VB
13 38 (2.08%) PHP
14 37 (2.02%) Bash Shell
15 25 (1.37%) Ruby
16 24 (1.31%) VB.NET
17 23 (1.26%) VBScript
18 15 (0.82%) Embedded C
19 13 (0.71%) XAML
20 9 (0.49%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 265 (14.48%) Degree
2 161 (8.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 103 (5.63%) MCSE
4 65 (3.55%) Security Cleared
5 59 (3.22%) SC Cleared
6 58 (3.17%) MCITP
7 56 (3.06%) Cisco Certification
8 49 (2.68%) CCNA
9 44 (2.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 37 (2.02%) MCP
10 37 (2.02%) MCSA
11 32 (1.75%) PhD
12 23 (1.26%) Citrix Certification
13 20 (1.09%) DV Cleared
14 19 (1.04%) CISSP
14 19 (1.04%) MCDST
14 19 (1.04%) MCTS
15 18 (0.98%) ISEB
15 18 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 15 (0.82%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (3.66%) SLA
2 46 (2.51%) QA
3 42 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (1.80%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.49%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.33%) HIPAA
7 5 (0.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (0.16%) ECSS
8 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.16%) ISO13485
9 2 (0.11%) HL7
10 1 (0.055%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.055%) MISRA
10 1 (0.055%) MISRA C
System Software
1 556 (30.38%) Active Directory
2 312 (17.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 128 (6.99%) Hyper-V
4 79 (4.32%) vSphere
5 66 (3.61%) XenApp
6 53 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
7 52 (2.84%) VMware ESX
8 48 (2.62%) XenDesktop
9 33 (1.80%) Terminal Services
10 32 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
11 22 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
12 17 (0.93%) Samba
13 15 (0.82%) Docker
14 13 (0.71%) XenServer
15 12 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
16 10 (0.55%) Firmware
16 10 (0.55%) vCloud
17 8 (0.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
17 8 (0.44%) NFS
17 8 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 143 (7.81%) SCCM
2 59 (3.22%) SCOM
3 40 (2.19%) Puppet
4 37 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
5 28 (1.53%) Ansible
6 18 (0.98%) Backup Exec
7 16 (0.87%) WSUS
8 14 (0.77%) Microsoft Intune
9 9 (0.49%) AirWatch
9 9 (0.49%) Nagios
9 9 (0.49%) vRealize
10 8 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
10 8 (0.44%) SCVMM
10 8 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 7 (0.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 7 (0.38%) Salt
11 7 (0.38%) SolarWinds Orion
12 6 (0.33%) Opsview
13 5 (0.27%) QRadar
13 5 (0.27%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 693 (37.87%) Microsoft
2 413 (22.57%) VMware
3 222 (12.13%) Citrix
4 208 (11.37%) Cisco
5 143 (7.81%) Oracle
6 101 (5.52%) HP
7 68 (3.72%) Apple
8 65 (3.55%) CheckPoint
9 57 (3.11%) Red Hat
10 54 (2.95%) IBM
11 52 (2.84%) Clearswift
12 50 (2.73%) Proofpoint
13 49 (2.68%) Nokia
14 46 (2.51%) NetApp
15 45 (2.46%) EMC
16 35 (1.91%) Dell
17 32 (1.75%) F5
18 29 (1.58%) Computacenter
19 28 (1.53%) Juniper
19 28 (1.53%) Veeam
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