The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Romford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 28 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 44.44% 15.15% 20.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 4
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £32,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £54,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
Windows
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Romford region.

Operating Systems Category
Romford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 44.44% 15.15% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 7
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Romford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Romford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Romford

Windows
Salary Trend in Romford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Romford region.

Windows Salary Trend in Romford

Windows
Salary Histogram in Romford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Romford region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Romford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Romford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Romford region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 23 (58.97%) Active Directory
2 23 (58.97%) MS Exchange
3 22 (56.41%) Windows Server
4 21 (53.85%) Office 365
4 21 (53.85%) MS Excel
5 20 (51.28%) Windows XP
5 20 (51.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 19 (48.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 18 (46.15%) Windows 8
8 17 (43.59%) Blackberry
8 17 (43.59%) Firewall
9 16 (41.03%) MS Office
10 13 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
11 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
13 9 (23.08%) SQL
13 9 (23.08%) DHCP
13 9 (23.08%) DNS
14 7 (17.95%) Replication
14 7 (17.95%) VPN
15 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (15.38%) VMware
15 6 (15.38%) SAN
15 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
15 6 (15.38%) Linux
15 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
16 5 (12.82%) Finance
16 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Romford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Romford region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (58.97%) MS Exchange
2 20 (51.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (48.72%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
6 3 (7.69%) IIS
7 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 16 (41.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (53.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (43.59%) Firewall
2 9 (23.08%) DHCP
2 9 (23.08%) DNS
3 7 (17.95%) VPN
4 6 (15.38%) SAN
5 4 (10.26%) ATM
5 4 (10.26%) NAS
5 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.69%) HTTP
6 3 (7.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
2 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.69%) Retail
4 2 (5.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) IT Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Windows Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) IT Support
4 5 (12.82%) Exchange Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Firewall Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) IT Security Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Office 365 Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Security Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 3 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Help Desk Supervisor
6 3 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Technician
6 3 (7.69%) Help Desk Technician
6 3 (7.69%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
1 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
1 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 3 (7.69%) CSS
1 3 (7.69%) HTML
1 3 (7.69%) HTML5
1 3 (7.69%) LINQ
1 3 (7.69%) LINQ to SQL
1 3 (7.69%) RESTful
1 3 (7.69%) WinForms
1 3 (7.69%) WPF
2 2 (5.13%) jQuery
3 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (43.59%) Blackberry
2 7 (17.95%) Replication
3 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (56.41%) Windows Server
2 20 (51.28%) Windows XP
3 18 (46.15%) Windows 8
4 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (15.38%) Linux
6 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
2 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (10.26%) ITIL
2 4 (10.26%) Wealth Management
3 3 (7.69%) API Development
3 3 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (7.69%) Integration Testing
3 3 (7.69%) IT Asset Management
3 3 (7.69%) MVC
3 3 (7.69%) Patch Management
3 3 (7.69%) Service Management
3 3 (7.69%) Time Management
4 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.13%) Project Management
4 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) C#
2 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.69%) MCP
3 1 (2.56%) CCNA
3 1 (2.56%) CCNP
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) ISO 9000
1 3 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (58.97%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.69%) Terminal Services
4 2 (5.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) VMware
3 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.69%) Apple
4 3 (7.69%) Avaya
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco
5 2 (5.13%) Citrix
5 2 (5.13%) Juniper
6 1 (2.56%) Sage
6 1 (2.56%) WatchGuard