The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 35 28 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 18.82% 21.05% 33.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.34% 60.87% 83.87%
Number of salaries quoted 33 23 47
Median salary £60,000 £35,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.42% -46.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £61,500 £73,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.81%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 58 46 62
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 31.18% 34.59% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 56 41 55
Median salary £65,000 £42,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.94% -34.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Canary Wharf

Windows
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows in Canary Wharf.

Salary trend for Windows in Canary Wharf

Windows
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Windows.

1 38 (51.35%) Linux
2 28 (37.84%) Finance
3 21 (28.38%) ITIL
4 19 (25.68%) Oracle
4 19 (25.68%) Windows Server
5 18 (24.32%) Jenkins
5 18 (24.32%) Internet
6 17 (22.97%) Puppet
6 17 (22.97%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (21.62%) DevOps
7 16 (21.62%) Office 365
8 15 (20.27%) Unix
9 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (18.92%) Blackberry
9 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Azure
10 13 (17.57%) Degree
10 13 (17.57%) MS Office
10 13 (17.57%) SQL
10 13 (17.57%) Active Directory
11 12 (16.22%) C
11 12 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (16.22%) Change Control
12 11 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (14.86%) Web Services
12 11 (14.86%) Windows XP
12 11 (14.86%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (13.51%) CISSP
13 10 (13.51%) CCSP
13 10 (13.51%) Oracle Applications

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 9 (12.16%) IIS
1 9 (12.16%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.81%) Apache
2 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (8.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (17.57%) MS Office
2 5 (6.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.35%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.62%) Office 365
2 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (13.51%) GitHub
4 9 (12.16%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (5.41%) IaaS
6 3 (4.05%) PaaS
6 3 (4.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.32%) Internet
2 7 (9.46%) Firewall
3 6 (8.11%) VoIP
4 4 (5.41%) DNS
4 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.05%) LAN
5 3 (4.05%) WAN
6 2 (2.70%) Intranet
7 1 (1.35%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.35%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.35%) OSPF
7 1 (1.35%) SNMP
7 1 (1.35%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) NoSQL
2 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.41%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (24.32%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.11%) Subversion
3 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.35%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.35%) Selenium
General
1 28 (37.84%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Back Office
2 8 (10.81%) Law
3 7 (9.46%) Banking
4 3 (4.05%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.35%) Front Office
5 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (25.68%) Support Engineer
2 14 (18.92%) Analyst
2 14 (18.92%) Support Analyst
3 12 (16.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (13.51%) Applications Support
4 10 (13.51%) Consultant
4 10 (13.51%) Security Consultant
5 9 (12.16%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (12.16%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 8 (10.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Applications Support Analyst
7 7 (9.46%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 7 (9.46%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) Senior DevOps
8 6 (8.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) Senior Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.86%) Web Services
2 9 (12.16%) Middleware
3 5 (6.76%) JSON
4 3 (4.05%) .NET
5 2 (2.70%) J2EE
5 2 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) Blackberry
2 10 (13.51%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (10.81%) Management Information System
4 6 (8.11%) iPhone
5 5 (6.76%) Data Centre
5 5 (6.76%) N-Tier
6 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.41%) Cloud Native
7 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.35%) Equities
9 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 38 (51.35%) Linux
2 19 (25.68%) Windows Server
3 15 (20.27%) Unix
4 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (14.86%) Windows XP
6 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.38%) ITIL
2 16 (21.62%) DevOps
3 12 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (16.22%) Change Control
4 11 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (13.51%) Data Protection
6 9 (12.16%) Incident Management
6 9 (12.16%) Information Security
7 8 (10.81%) Configuration Management
7 8 (10.81%) Migration
7 8 (10.81%) Problem Management
7 8 (10.81%) Time Management
8 7 (9.46%) Trend Analysis
9 6 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (6.76%) Change Management
10 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2
10 5 (6.76%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (5.41%) Open Source
11 4 (5.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.57%) SQL
2 12 (16.22%) C
3 7 (9.46%) Java
4 5 (6.76%) Perl
5 4 (5.41%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.41%) Python
5 4 (5.41%) Ruby
6 1 (1.35%) C#
6 1 (1.35%) C++
6 1 (1.35%) F#
6 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (17.57%) Degree
2 11 (14.86%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (13.51%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 10 (13.51%) CCSP
3 10 (13.51%) CISA
3 10 (13.51%) CISM
3 10 (13.51%) CISSP
3 10 (13.51%) SANS
4 8 (10.81%) MCP
5 1 (1.35%) CCIP
5 1 (1.35%) CCNA
5 1 (1.35%) CCNP
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) MiFID
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 13 (17.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.41%) Docker
3 1 (1.35%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 17 (22.97%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (22.97%) Puppet
2 1 (1.35%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.35%) Netcool
2 1 (1.35%) OpenView
Vendors
1 19 (25.68%) Oracle
2 8 (10.81%) Cisco
3 6 (8.11%) Mitel
4 5 (6.76%) Sybase
5 4 (5.41%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.41%) Splunk
6 2 (2.70%) Citrix
6 2 (2.70%) HP
6 2 (2.70%) IBM
6 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.35%) BMC
7 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.35%) EMC
7 1 (1.35%) F5
7 1 (1.35%) Infovista
7 1 (1.35%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.35%) Solace