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

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 937 1217 1405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 14.71% 16.59% 17.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.06% 64.49% 62.47%
Number of salaries quoted 819 968 1150
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
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
1560 1887 2249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 24.50% 25.73% 28.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1339 1541 1840
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 August 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 August 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 +1 325 £37,000 -7.50% 28
Cambridgeshire -4 246 £37,500 -2.59% 67
Essex -1 187 £47,500 +26.66% 14
Suffolk +6 96 £28,000 -14.50% 7
Bedfordshire -12 77 £37,530 -11.69% 12
Norfolk -22 20 £25,000 -12.28% 5
Windows
England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 821 (43.53%) Microsoft
2 699 (37.06%) Windows Server
3 627 (33.24%) Active Directory
4 516 (27.36%) Linux
5 478 (25.34%) VMware
6 430 (22.80%) SQL
7 414 (21.95%) SQL Server
8 359 (19.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 351 (18.61%) MS Exchange
10 337 (17.87%) VMware Infrastructure
11 336 (17.82%) ITIL
12 324 (17.18%) MS Excel
13 318 (16.86%) Firewall
14 315 (16.70%) MS Office
15 306 (16.22%) Cisco
16 303 (16.07%) .NET
17 288 (15.27%) Citrix
18 284 (15.06%) C#
19 283 (15.01%) Windows Server 2012
20 273 (14.48%) Office 365
21 265 (14.05%) Finance
22 259 (13.73%) Degree
23 253 (13.41%) TCP/IP
24 246 (13.04%) DNS
25 238 (12.62%) Windows 7
26 218 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
27 213 (11.29%) VPN
28 204 (10.82%) JavaScript
29 201 (10.66%) HTML
30 183 (9.70%) 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
1 351 (18.61%) MS Exchange
2 176 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 164 (8.70%) IIS
4 99 (5.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 92 (4.88%) SharePoint
6 89 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2013
7 76 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2007
8 70 (3.71%) Skype for Business
9 47 (2.49%) Apache
10 37 (1.96%) JBoss
11 36 (1.91%) Tomcat
12 31 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
13 17 (0.90%) Confluence
14 15 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
15 11 (0.58%) WebLogic
15 11 (0.58%) WebSphere
16 10 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
16 10 (0.53%) GlassFish
16 10 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
16 10 (0.53%) Smallworld
Applications
1 324 (17.18%) MS Excel
2 315 (16.70%) MS Office
3 19 (1.01%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.53%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.21%) MS Project
7 3 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.16%) DOC1
7 3 (0.16%) HipChat
7 3 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.053%) GNU Octave
9 1 (0.053%) InDesign
9 1 (0.053%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.053%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 18 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
3 6 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (0.27%) Temenos T24
5 4 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.21%) Remedy AR System
6 3 (0.16%) AWD
6 3 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.16%) Exstream
6 3 (0.16%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.053%) assyst
8 1 (0.053%) Line 50
8 1 (0.053%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 273 (14.48%) Office 365
2 103 (5.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 78 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
4 47 (2.49%) iTunes
5 30 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
6 26 (1.38%) PaaS
7 17 (0.90%) GitHub
8 14 (0.74%) Mimecast
8 14 (0.74%) SaaS
9 12 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
10 10 (0.53%) IaaS
11 9 (0.48%) Google Apps
12 5 (0.27%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.27%) IBM Cloud
12 5 (0.27%) IBM SmartCloud
12 5 (0.27%) Yammer
13 4 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.16%) Amazon Glacier
14 3 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 318 (16.86%) Firewall
2 253 (13.41%) TCP/IP
3 246 (13.04%) DNS
4 213 (11.29%) VPN
5 183 (9.70%) WAN
6 175 (9.28%) LAN
7 171 (9.07%) DHCP
8 148 (7.85%) SAN
9 74 (3.92%) Wireless
10 69 (3.66%) Network Security
11 64 (3.39%) VLAN
12 62 (3.29%) Internet
13 54 (2.86%) NAS
13 54 (2.86%) VoIP
14 50 (2.65%) Remote Desktop
15 46 (2.44%) HTTP
16 39 (2.07%) NetScaler
17 37 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
18 33 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
19 31 (1.64%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 414 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 80 (4.24%) MySQL
3 74 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 55 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 39 (2.07%) Relational Database
6 29 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (1.38%) NoSQL
8 25 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 19 (1.01%) Redis
10 19 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
11 18 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
12 17 (0.90%) Oracle Database
13 16 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
14 14 (0.74%) RDBMS
15 10 (0.53%) GIS
15 10 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
17 8 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 51 (2.70%) Visual Studio
2 44 (2.33%) JIRA
3 43 (2.28%) Subversion
4 42 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 35 (1.86%) Selenium
6 32 (1.70%) Git (software)
7 21 (1.11%) Rhino Mocks
8 18 (0.95%) Jenkins
9 16 (0.85%) MSTest
10 13 (0.69%) NUnit
10 13 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 13 (0.69%) TeamCity
11 12 (0.64%) Gradle
11 12 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 11 (0.58%) Moq
13 10 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
14 9 (0.48%) LabVIEW
14 9 (0.48%) Maven
15 8 (0.42%) Grunt
General
1 265 (14.05%) Finance
2 87 (4.61%) Telecoms
3 55 (2.92%) Retail
4 54 (2.86%) Banking
5 31 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 29 (1.54%) Aerospace
7 28 (1.48%) Law
8 23 (1.22%) Games
9 20 (1.06%) Automotive
10 17 (0.90%) Marketing
11 13 (0.69%) Legal
11 13 (0.69%) Publishing
12 12 (0.64%) Billing
12 12 (0.64%) Electronics
12 12 (0.64%) Financial Institution
12 12 (0.64%) German Language
13 11 (0.58%) Front Office
14 9 (0.48%) French Language
15 8 (0.42%) Local Government
16 7 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 323 (17.13%) Developer
2 306 (16.22%) Analyst
3 271 (14.37%) Support Engineer
4 142 (7.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 129 (6.84%) Support Analyst
6 120 (6.36%) .NET Developer
6 120 (6.36%) IT Support
7 115 (6.10%) 3rd Line Support
8 105 (5.57%) C# Developer
9 91 (4.83%) IT Engineer
10 89 (4.72%) Windows Engineer
11 85 (4.51%) 2nd Line Support
11 85 (4.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 81 (4.29%) Consultant
13 76 (4.03%) Applications Support
14 74 (3.92%) Software Engineer
15 66 (3.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 66 (3.50%) Software Developer
16 61 (3.23%) Administrator
17 59 (3.13%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (16.07%) .NET
2 201 (10.66%) HTML
3 152 (8.06%) CSS
4 149 (7.90%) ASP.NET
5 126 (6.68%) Web Services
6 112 (5.94%) XML
7 104 (5.51%) jQuery
8 96 (5.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 95 (5.04%) AngularJS
10 93 (4.93%) HTML5
11 79 (4.19%) .NET Framework
12 74 (3.92%) WPF
13 66 (3.50%) WCF
14 57 (3.02%) CSS3
15 42 (2.23%) Middleware
16 38 (2.01%) Ajax
16 38 (2.01%) Silverlight
17 35 (1.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 33 (1.75%) LINQ
19 31 (1.64%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 144 (7.64%) Computer Science
2 143 (7.58%) Blackberry
3 121 (6.42%) Mathematics
4 106 (5.62%) Data Centre
5 91 (4.83%) Smartphone
6 83 (4.40%) Driving Licence
7 76 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
8 63 (3.34%) iPhone
9 60 (3.18%) Replication
10 55 (2.92%) Management Information System
11 45 (2.39%) User Experience
12 42 (2.23%) Physics
13 39 (2.07%) iPad
14 38 (2.01%) Clustering
15 35 (1.86%) Mobile App
16 30 (1.59%) Algorithms
17 27 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
18 24 (1.27%) Mobile Computing
19 21 (1.11%) PDA
20 19 (1.01%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 699 (37.06%) Windows Server
2 516 (27.36%) Linux
3 359 (19.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 283 (15.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 238 (12.62%) Windows 7
6 166 (8.80%) Unix
7 151 (8.01%) Windows Server 2003
8 131 (6.95%) Windows 8
9 87 (4.61%) Windows 10
10 85 (4.51%) Windows XP
11 84 (4.45%) Android
12 72 (3.82%) Windows Phone
13 67 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 39 (2.07%) Apple iOS
15 34 (1.80%) Windows Vista
16 28 (1.48%) Mac OS X
17 23 (1.22%) CentOS
18 22 (1.17%) Solaris
19 9 (0.48%) Mac OS
20 8 (0.42%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (17.82%) ITIL
2 218 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (6.95%) MVC
4 128 (6.79%) Service Delivery
5 124 (6.57%) Software Engineering
6 100 (5.30%) Mentoring
7 93 (4.93%) Web Development
8 79 (4.19%) Configuration Management
9 76 (4.03%) Disaster Recovery
10 74 (3.92%) E-Commerce
11 70 (3.71%) Change Management
11 70 (3.71%) OO
12 69 (3.66%) DevOps
13 63 (3.34%) Service Management
14 61 (3.23%) SDLC
15 59 (3.13%) Scrum
16 58 (3.08%) High Availability
17 55 (2.92%) Migration
17 55 (2.92%) Project Management
18 54 (2.86%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 430 (22.80%) SQL
2 284 (15.06%) C#
3 204 (10.82%) JavaScript
4 180 (9.54%) Java
5 156 (8.27%) C++
6 118 (6.26%) PowerShell
7 102 (5.41%) Python
8 99 (5.25%) C
9 75 (3.98%) T-SQL
10 52 (2.76%) Perl
10 52 (2.76%) VB.NET
11 50 (2.65%) PHP
12 46 (2.44%) Shell Script
13 43 (2.28%) VB
14 38 (2.01%) Bash Shell
15 29 (1.54%) Ruby
16 27 (1.43%) TypeScript
16 27 (1.43%) XAML
17 22 (1.17%) VBScript
18 19 (1.01%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 259 (13.73%) Degree
2 169 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 98 (5.20%) MCSE
4 84 (4.45%) Cisco Certification
5 75 (3.98%) CCNA
6 74 (3.92%) Security Cleared
7 64 (3.39%) SC Cleared
8 55 (2.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 53 (2.81%) MCITP
10 51 (2.70%) MCP
11 40 (2.12%) MCSA
12 30 (1.59%) PhD
13 27 (1.43%) MCTS
14 25 (1.33%) MCDST
15 24 (1.27%) CCNP
16 23 (1.22%) CISSP
17 22 (1.17%) A+ Certification
18 21 (1.11%) Citrix Certification
18 21 (1.11%) ISEB
19 20 (1.06%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (5.94%) SLA
2 51 (2.70%) QA
3 34 (1.80%) PCI DSS
4 23 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.32%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.11%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.11%) ISO13485
8 1 (0.053%) ECSS
8 1 (0.053%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.053%) HL7
8 1 (0.053%) MISRA
8 1 (0.053%) MISRA C
System Software
1 627 (33.24%) Active Directory
2 337 (17.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 166 (8.80%) Hyper-V
4 105 (5.57%) vSphere
5 96 (5.09%) XenApp
6 59 (3.13%) VMware ESX
7 44 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
8 39 (2.07%) XenDesktop
9 33 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
10 27 (1.43%) Terminal Services
11 26 (1.38%) Microsoft App-V
12 18 (0.95%) Docker
12 18 (0.95%) NFS
13 17 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
14 10 (0.53%) Firmware
15 9 (0.48%) Xen
15 9 (0.48%) XenServer
16 5 (0.27%) KVM
16 5 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
16 5 (0.27%) Samba
Systems Management
1 121 (6.42%) SCCM
2 48 (2.55%) SCOM
3 41 (2.17%) Puppet
4 32 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
5 31 (1.64%) WSUS
6 30 (1.59%) Backup Exec
7 20 (1.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 17 (0.90%) Ansible
9 15 (0.80%) Microsoft Clustering
10 12 (0.64%) SCDPM
11 10 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
12 6 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (0.32%) Nessus
12 6 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
12 6 (0.32%) SCVMM
13 5 (0.27%) Data Guard
13 5 (0.27%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
13 5 (0.27%) QRadar
13 5 (0.27%) RSA Security Analytics
14 4 (0.21%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 821 (43.53%) Microsoft
2 478 (25.34%) VMware
3 306 (16.22%) Cisco
4 288 (15.27%) Citrix
5 158 (8.38%) Oracle
6 121 (6.42%) Apple
7 107 (5.67%) HP
8 65 (3.45%) Clearswift
8 65 (3.45%) Proofpoint
9 61 (3.23%) Nokia
10 54 (2.86%) CheckPoint
11 52 (2.76%) Dell
12 44 (2.33%) Juniper
13 42 (2.23%) Red Hat
14 38 (2.01%) NetApp
15 36 (1.91%) Veeam
16 35 (1.86%) EMC
17 33 (1.75%) Symantec
18 27 (1.43%) IBM
19 26 (1.38%) Remedy
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