Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 9 10
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1452 1834 2919
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.18% 13.60% 13.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.34% 52.40% 55.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1315 1669 2555
City of London median annual salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,580 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,250 £75,000 £73,750
Central London median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.06% +3.16% -

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 the City of London with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2624 3500 5274
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 25.62% 25.95% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2355 3186 4575
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in the City of London

Windows
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows in the City of London.

Salary trend for Windows in the City of London

Windows
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in the City of London

Windows
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the City of London region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge +15 9 £32,000 +6.67%
Moorgate +2 6 £40,000 +19.40%
Windows
Central London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Windows.

1 603 (41.53%) Microsoft
2 553 (38.09%) Active Directory
3 536 (36.91%) Windows Server
4 527 (36.29%) Finance
5 502 (34.57%) Linux
6 410 (28.24%) SQL
7 360 (24.79%) VMware
8 330 (22.73%) SQL Server
9 312 (21.49%) ITIL
10 264 (18.18%) Windows 7
11 261 (17.98%) Citrix
12 244 (16.80%) Windows Server 2008
13 242 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 231 (15.91%) MS Exchange
15 228 (15.70%) Degree
16 227 (15.63%) Firewall
17 214 (14.74%) PowerShell
18 213 (14.67%) Cisco
19 209 (14.39%) VMware Infrastructure
20 190 (13.09%) DNS
21 188 (12.95%) Java
22 180 (12.40%) Microsoft Office
23 179 (12.33%) Office 365
24 174 (11.98%) Microsoft Certification
25 172 (11.85%) .NET
26 165 (11.36%) TCP/IP
27 164 (11.29%) Hyper-V
28 163 (11.23%) Banking
29 157 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
30 156 (10.74%) Unix

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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
1 231 (15.91%) MS Exchange
2 122 (8.40%) IIS
3 113 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 111 (7.64%) SharePoint
5 84 (5.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 67 (4.61%) Skype for Business
7 52 (3.58%) Tomcat
8 35 (2.41%) JBoss
9 34 (2.34%) WebSphere
10 32 (2.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 29 (2.00%) Apache
11 29 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
12 23 (1.58%) WebLogic
13 22 (1.52%) CMS
13 22 (1.52%) Confluence
14 17 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
14 17 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
14 17 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
15 13 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
15 13 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 180 (12.40%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (1.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.55%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.41%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.34%) InDesign
7 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.14%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.14%) Final Cut Pro
8 2 (0.14%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 2 (0.14%) PTC Creo
8 2 (0.14%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 22 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.62%) Siebel Analytics
3 6 (0.41%) SAP BPC
4 5 (0.34%) thinkFolio
5 4 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.14%) iTrent
6 2 (0.14%) Maximo
6 2 (0.14%) ResourceLink
6 2 (0.14%) Workday HCM
7 1 (0.069%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.069%) Eze OMS
7 1 (0.069%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.069%) Magento
7 1 (0.069%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.069%) MetaTrader
7 1 (0.069%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.069%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.069%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 179 (12.33%) Office 365
2 157 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 126 (8.68%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (2.41%) SaaS
5 29 (2.00%) IaaS
6 25 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
7 21 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
8 20 (1.38%) PaaS
9 18 (1.24%) AWS CloudFormation
10 12 (0.83%) Amazon S3
10 12 (0.83%) GitHub
11 11 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
11 11 (0.76%) G Suite
12 10 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 10 (0.69%) Mimecast
13 8 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
13 8 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (0.55%) OneDrive
13 8 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 6 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 227 (15.63%) Firewall
2 190 (13.09%) DNS
3 165 (11.36%) TCP/IP
4 151 (10.40%) SAN
5 138 (9.50%) DHCP
6 131 (9.02%) WAN
7 123 (8.47%) LAN
8 91 (6.27%) VPN
9 78 (5.37%) VoIP
10 50 (3.44%) Internet
11 48 (3.31%) Network Security
12 45 (3.10%) Skype
13 43 (2.96%) Wireless
14 37 (2.55%) Cisco ASA
15 35 (2.41%) NetScaler
15 35 (2.41%) VLAN
16 25 (1.72%) HTTP
17 23 (1.58%) Intrusion Detection
18 22 (1.52%) NAS
19 20 (1.38%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 330 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 76 (5.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 75 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 69 (4.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 58 (3.99%) Relational Database
6 46 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 39 (2.69%) MySQL
8 28 (1.93%) NoSQL
8 28 (1.93%) RDBMS
9 23 (1.58%) Oracle Database
10 22 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
11 21 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 20 (1.38%) Oracle BI EE
13 17 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
14 16 (1.10%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 16 (1.10%) MongoDB
15 12 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
16 10 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
16 10 (0.69%) DTS
16 10 (0.69%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 78 (5.37%) JIRA
2 61 (4.20%) Jenkins
3 53 (3.65%) Git (software)
4 43 (2.96%) TeamCity
5 36 (2.48%) Visual Studio
6 34 (2.34%) Octopus Deploy
7 29 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 20 (1.38%) SilkPerformer
9 20 (1.38%) SilkTest
10 17 (1.17%) Selenium
11 15 (1.03%) NUnit
12 13 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 11 (0.76%) Cucumber
14 9 (0.62%) Bitbucket
14 9 (0.62%) Gatling
14 9 (0.62%) Mocha
14 9 (0.62%) SpecFlow
14 9 (0.62%) Visual Studio Team System
15 7 (0.48%) MSTest
General
1 527 (36.29%) Finance
2 163 (11.23%) Banking
3 69 (4.75%) Legal
4 43 (2.96%) Law
5 34 (2.34%) Back Office
6 32 (2.20%) Front Office
6 32 (2.20%) Telecoms
7 23 (1.58%) Financial Institution
7 23 (1.58%) Investment Banking
8 22 (1.52%) Retail
9 19 (1.31%) Advertising
10 16 (1.10%) Publishing
11 9 (0.62%) French Language
12 7 (0.48%) Games
13 6 (0.41%) Marketing
13 6 (0.41%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.28%) Billing
15 3 (0.21%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.21%) Prime Brokerage
16 2 (0.14%) Synthetic Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 314 (21.63%) Analyst
2 180 (12.40%) Support Engineer
3 169 (11.64%) Support Analyst
4 128 (8.82%) Developer
5 115 (7.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 96 (6.61%) IT Support
7 93 (6.40%) 2nd Line Support
8 87 (5.99%) Desktop Support
9 77 (5.30%) Applications Support
10 74 (5.10%) Service Analyst
11 66 (4.55%) IT Analyst
12 64 (4.41%) Service Desk Analyst
13 63 (4.34%) Administrator
14 59 (4.06%) Architect
15 56 (3.86%) IT Engineer
16 54 (3.72%) Team Leader
17 49 (3.37%) Windows Engineer
18 48 (3.31%) Consultant
19 46 (3.17%) DevOps Engineer
20 45 (3.10%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (11.85%) .NET
2 107 (7.37%) HTML
3 80 (5.51%) CSS
4 63 (4.34%) Web Services
5 54 (3.72%) ASP.NET
6 49 (3.37%) .NET Framework
6 49 (3.37%) AngularJS
7 43 (2.96%) XML
8 40 (2.75%) Ajax
9 38 (2.62%) WCF
10 32 (2.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 31 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 29 (2.00%) FIX Protocol
13 28 (1.93%) ASP.NET Web API
14 27 (1.86%) REST
15 26 (1.79%) RESTful
15 26 (1.79%) SOAP
16 25 (1.72%) jQuery
16 25 (1.72%) JSON
17 24 (1.65%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 103 (7.09%) Data Centre
2 93 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
3 81 (5.58%) Blackberry
4 79 (5.44%) Computer Science
5 67 (4.61%) Clustering
6 66 (4.55%) Fintech
7 58 (3.99%) Management Information System
8 43 (2.96%) Replication
9 34 (2.34%) iPhone
10 33 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
10 33 (2.27%) PKI
11 32 (2.20%) Hedge funds
11 32 (2.20%) User Experience
12 26 (1.79%) Mobile App
13 25 (1.72%) Public Cloud
14 24 (1.65%) Equities
15 23 (1.58%) Fixed Income
16 20 (1.38%) Algorithms
17 18 (1.24%) iPad
17 18 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 536 (36.91%) Windows Server
2 502 (34.57%) Linux
3 264 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 244 (16.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 242 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 156 (10.74%) Unix
7 154 (10.61%) Windows 10
8 76 (5.23%) Android
9 75 (5.17%) Windows 8
10 69 (4.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 59 (4.06%) Apple iOS
11 59 (4.06%) CentOS
12 34 (2.34%) Mac OS X
12 34 (2.34%) Ubuntu
13 28 (1.93%) Windows Server 2003
14 23 (1.58%) Debian
15 19 (1.31%) Solaris
16 16 (1.10%) Kali Linux
17 14 (0.96%) Windows XP
18 13 (0.90%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (21.49%) ITIL
2 151 (10.40%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (9.02%) DevOps
4 73 (5.03%) Project Management
5 71 (4.89%) Service Delivery
6 66 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 66 (4.55%) Test Automation
7 64 (4.41%) Configuration Management
8 60 (4.13%) Service Management
9 59 (4.06%) Information Security
10 57 (3.93%) Electronic Trading
11 55 (3.79%) SIEM
12 54 (3.72%) SDLC
13 52 (3.58%) Continuous Integration
13 52 (3.58%) Migration
14 50 (3.44%) Incident Management
15 47 (3.24%) Mathematics
16 46 (3.17%) MVC
17 44 (3.03%) ITIL V3
17 44 (3.03%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 410 (28.24%) SQL
2 214 (14.74%) PowerShell
3 188 (12.95%) Java
4 152 (10.47%) Python
5 132 (9.09%) C#
6 107 (7.37%) C++
7 105 (7.23%) JavaScript
8 65 (4.48%) Bash Shell
9 61 (4.20%) Shell Script
10 60 (4.13%) T-SQL
11 43 (2.96%) VB
12 42 (2.89%) Perl
13 38 (2.62%) PHP
13 38 (2.62%) VBScript
14 37 (2.55%) C
15 30 (2.07%) Ruby
16 16 (1.10%) Objective-C
17 10 (0.69%) Korn
18 9 (0.62%) PL/SQL
18 9 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 228 (15.70%) Degree
2 174 (11.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 99 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
4 94 (6.47%) MCSE
5 55 (3.79%) CCNA
6 53 (3.65%) MCP
7 50 (3.44%) CCNP
8 42 (2.89%) MCSA
9 30 (2.07%) Security Cleared
10 29 (2.00%) CISSP
10 29 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
11 27 (1.86%) ISEB
12 26 (1.79%) MCITP
13 23 (1.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 22 (1.52%) CISM
14 22 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
14 22 (1.52%) SANS
15 20 (1.38%) CCSP
16 18 (1.24%) CEH
17 17 (1.17%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (3.79%) SLA
2 46 (3.17%) QA
3 40 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 37 (2.55%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.48%) NIST 800
6 4 (0.28%) SEPA
7 3 (0.21%) MiFID
8 2 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.14%) EMIR
8 2 (0.14%) ISO 8583
8 2 (0.14%) PMO
9 1 (0.069%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.069%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.069%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 553 (38.09%) Active Directory
2 209 (14.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 164 (11.29%) Hyper-V
4 86 (5.92%) XenApp
5 72 (4.96%) vSphere
6 52 (3.58%) XenDesktop
7 49 (3.37%) Docker
8 48 (3.31%) VMware ESXi
9 30 (2.07%) XenServer
10 24 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
11 19 (1.31%) Microsoft App-V
12 15 (1.03%) pfSense
13 14 (0.96%) Snort
14 10 (0.69%) Xen
15 8 (0.55%) Terminal Services
16 7 (0.48%) NFS
16 7 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
17 6 (0.41%) VMware Server
17 6 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
18 4 (0.28%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 128 (8.82%) SCCM
2 70 (4.82%) Puppet
3 50 (3.44%) Opscode Chef
4 47 (3.24%) Ansible
5 45 (3.10%) SCOM
6 25 (1.72%) vCenter Server
6 25 (1.72%) WSUS
7 23 (1.58%) Kubernetes
8 22 (1.52%) Nagios
9 20 (1.38%) AirWatch
10 18 (1.24%) McAfee ePO
10 18 (1.24%) Nessus
11 16 (1.10%) Backup Exec
12 14 (0.96%) FortiGate
12 14 (0.96%) OSSEC
13 13 (0.90%) Microsoft Clustering
13 13 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
14 12 (0.83%) Network Intrusion Detection System
15 11 (0.76%) Terraform
15 11 (0.76%) vRealize
Vendors
1 603 (41.53%) Microsoft
2 360 (24.79%) VMware
3 261 (17.98%) Citrix
4 213 (14.67%) Cisco
5 120 (8.26%) Oracle
6 77 (5.30%) HP
7 75 (5.17%) Red Hat
8 65 (4.48%) Apple
8 65 (4.48%) NetApp
9 47 (3.24%) Juniper
10 43 (2.96%) McAfee
11 38 (2.62%) IBM
12 36 (2.48%) Atlassian
13 35 (2.41%) Google
14 32 (2.20%) Symantec
15 30 (2.07%) EMC
16 29 (2.00%) Splunk
17 28 (1.93%) Dell
17 28 (1.93%) Sybase
18 26 (1.79%) CheckPoint
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefit and bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
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City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
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City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £52000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + good beneifts
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
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