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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 9 11
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 770 875 1298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.96% 13.78% 12.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.87% 51.44% 52.74%
Number of salaries quoted 685 792 1132
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +1.35%  

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 1354 1701 2461
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 26.31% 26.79% 23.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1191 1544 2156
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 610 (41.81%) Microsoft
2 549 (37.63%) Active Directory
3 544 (37.29%) Windows Server
4 529 (36.26%) Finance
5 492 (33.72%) Linux
6 397 (27.21%) SQL
7 377 (25.84%) VMware
8 322 (22.07%) SQL Server
9 298 (20.42%) ITIL
10 278 (19.05%) Citrix
11 264 (18.09%) Windows Server 2012
12 258 (17.68%) Windows Server 2008
13 250 (17.14%) Firewall
14 247 (16.93%) Windows 7
15 237 (16.24%) MS Exchange
16 234 (16.04%) Cisco
17 231 (15.83%) VMware Infrastructure
18 227 (15.56%) Degree
19 226 (15.49%) DNS
20 209 (14.32%) PowerShell
21 192 (13.16%) TCP/IP
22 184 (12.61%) Java
23 183 (12.54%) Microsoft Office
24 175 (11.99%) DHCP
25 174 (11.93%) Hyper-V
26 173 (11.86%) Office 365
27 172 (11.79%) Microsoft Certification
27 172 (11.79%) Agile Software Development
28 169 (11.58%) Banking
29 162 (11.10%) Python

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
1 237 (16.24%) MS Exchange
2 146 (10.01%) IIS
3 122 (8.36%) SharePoint
4 105 (7.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 90 (6.17%) Skype for Business
6 76 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 47 (3.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 46 (3.15%) Tomcat
9 36 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
10 29 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2003
11 28 (1.92%) Apache
11 28 (1.92%) WebSphere
12 24 (1.64%) JBoss
13 23 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2007
14 19 (1.30%) CMS
14 19 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
15 18 (1.23%) Confluence
15 18 (1.23%) WebLogic
16 13 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
16 13 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 183 (12.54%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (1.23%) 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%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.14%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.14%) Final Cut Pro
8 2 (0.14%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 2 (0.14%) PTC Creo
8 2 (0.14%) Vectorworks
9 1 (0.069%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 21 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.62%) Siebel Analytics
3 5 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.34%) thinkFolio
4 4 (0.27%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.14%) iTrent
6 2 (0.14%) Maximo
6 2 (0.14%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.069%) Cognos Business Intelligence
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%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.069%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 173 (11.86%) Office 365
2 146 (10.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 132 (9.05%) Amazon AWS
4 52 (3.56%) SaaS
5 41 (2.81%) IaaS
6 37 (2.54%) PaaS
7 27 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 24 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
10 17 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
10 17 (1.17%) G Suite
11 16 (1.10%) Amazon S3
12 12 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 12 (0.82%) GitHub
13 11 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
14 10 (0.69%) Mimecast
15 8 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
15 8 (0.55%) Amazon ELB
15 8 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
15 8 (0.55%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 250 (17.14%) Firewall
2 226 (15.49%) DNS
3 192 (13.16%) TCP/IP
4 175 (11.99%) DHCP
5 148 (10.14%) SAN
6 139 (9.53%) WAN
7 130 (8.91%) LAN
8 101 (6.92%) VPN
9 80 (5.48%) VoIP
10 48 (3.29%) Skype
11 47 (3.22%) Internet
12 46 (3.15%) Network Security
13 44 (3.02%) Wireless
14 43 (2.95%) Cisco ASA
15 36 (2.47%) VLAN
16 33 (2.26%) Intrusion Detection
17 32 (2.19%) NetScaler
17 32 (2.19%) SNMP
18 29 (1.99%) SMTP
19 28 (1.92%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 322 (22.07%) SQL Server
2 83 (5.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 69 (4.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 65 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 57 (3.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 54 (3.70%) Relational Database
7 39 (2.67%) MySQL
8 33 (2.26%) NoSQL
9 28 (1.92%) Oracle Database
10 24 (1.64%) RDBMS
10 24 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
11 18 (1.23%) MongoDB
12 17 (1.17%) Amazon RDS
13 16 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
13 16 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (0.89%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 12 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
17 10 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 66 (4.52%) JIRA
2 57 (3.91%) Jenkins
3 40 (2.74%) TeamCity
4 35 (2.40%) Git (software)
5 33 (2.26%) Visual Studio
6 31 (2.12%) Octopus Deploy
7 25 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (1.37%) SilkPerformer
8 20 (1.37%) SilkTest
9 19 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 16 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 15 (1.03%) NUnit
11 15 (1.03%) Selenium
12 14 (0.96%) Cucumber
13 12 (0.82%) Gatling
14 10 (0.69%) Moq
14 10 (0.69%) MSTest
15 9 (0.62%) Bitbucket
15 9 (0.62%) Subversion
15 9 (0.62%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 529 (36.26%) Finance
2 169 (11.58%) Banking
3 67 (4.59%) Legal
4 41 (2.81%) Law
5 37 (2.54%) Telecoms
6 32 (2.19%) Front Office
7 31 (2.12%) Back Office
8 26 (1.78%) Investment Banking
9 25 (1.71%) Retail
10 19 (1.30%) Financial Institution
11 17 (1.17%) Advertising
12 15 (1.03%) Publishing
13 9 (0.62%) French Language
13 9 (0.62%) Manufacturing
13 9 (0.62%) Marketing
14 6 (0.41%) Electronics
14 6 (0.41%) Games
14 6 (0.41%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.27%) Billing
16 2 (0.14%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 324 (22.21%) Analyst
2 171 (11.72%) Support Engineer
3 155 (10.62%) Support Analyst
4 120 (8.22%) Developer
5 109 (7.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 91 (6.24%) 2nd Line Support
7 84 (5.76%) IT Support
8 81 (5.55%) Desktop Support
9 77 (5.28%) Applications Support
10 72 (4.93%) Architect
10 72 (4.93%) Service Analyst
11 70 (4.80%) IT Engineer
12 64 (4.39%) Service Desk Analyst
13 63 (4.32%) Administrator
14 60 (4.11%) IT Analyst
15 57 (3.91%) Windows Engineer
16 56 (3.84%) Team Leader
17 45 (3.08%) Network Engineer
18 43 (2.95%) DevOps Engineer
18 43 (2.95%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (10.62%) .NET
2 101 (6.92%) HTML
3 72 (4.93%) CSS
4 59 (4.04%) Web Services
5 49 (3.36%) AngularJS
5 49 (3.36%) ASP.NET
6 45 (3.08%) .NET Framework
7 41 (2.81%) WCF
8 39 (2.67%) Ajax
9 37 (2.54%) XML
10 32 (2.19%) REST
11 30 (2.06%) ASP.NET Web API
12 29 (1.99%) FIX Protocol
13 28 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
13 28 (1.92%) RESTful
13 28 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 26 (1.78%) Entity Framework
15 25 (1.71%) SOAP
16 23 (1.58%) jQuery
17 22 (1.51%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 95 (6.51%) Data Centre
2 88 (6.03%) Blackberry
3 86 (5.89%) Computer Science
4 81 (5.55%) Analytical Skills
5 73 (5.00%) Clustering
6 64 (4.39%) Fintech
6 64 (4.39%) Management Information System
7 46 (3.15%) Mobile App
8 40 (2.74%) PKI
8 40 (2.74%) Replication
9 37 (2.54%) Public Cloud
10 35 (2.40%) Hedge funds
11 33 (2.26%) Linux Command Line
12 29 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
13 28 (1.92%) User Experience
14 26 (1.78%) Equities
14 26 (1.78%) iPhone
15 23 (1.58%) Driving Licence
15 23 (1.58%) Fixed Income
16 20 (1.37%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 544 (37.29%) Windows Server
2 492 (33.72%) Linux
3 264 (18.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 258 (17.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 247 (16.93%) Windows 7
6 158 (10.83%) Windows 10
7 154 (10.56%) Unix
8 90 (6.17%) Android
9 85 (5.83%) Windows 8
10 78 (5.35%) Apple iOS
11 73 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 58 (3.98%) CentOS
13 36 (2.47%) Ubuntu
14 35 (2.40%) Mac OS X
15 34 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
16 28 (1.92%) Windows Phone
17 27 (1.85%) Solaris
18 26 (1.78%) Debian
19 18 (1.23%) Windows XP
20 16 (1.10%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (20.42%) ITIL
2 172 (11.79%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (8.02%) DevOps
4 74 (5.07%) Disaster Recovery
5 68 (4.66%) Project Management
6 64 (4.39%) Service Delivery
7 62 (4.25%) Configuration Management
8 60 (4.11%) Information Security
9 57 (3.91%) Mathematics
10 56 (3.84%) Service Management
11 55 (3.77%) Migration
11 55 (3.77%) Waterfall
12 54 (3.70%) Test Automation
13 52 (3.56%) Continuous Integration
13 52 (3.56%) Electronic Trading
13 52 (3.56%) Incident Management
13 52 (3.56%) SDLC
14 50 (3.43%) Scrum
14 50 (3.43%) SIEM
15 44 (3.02%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 397 (27.21%) SQL
2 209 (14.32%) PowerShell
3 184 (12.61%) Java
4 162 (11.10%) Python
5 115 (7.88%) JavaScript
6 114 (7.81%) C#
7 98 (6.72%) C++
8 59 (4.04%) T-SQL
9 58 (3.98%) Bash Shell
10 56 (3.84%) Shell Script
11 40 (2.74%) C
12 39 (2.67%) Perl
13 36 (2.47%) VB
14 33 (2.26%) Ruby
15 31 (2.12%) Objective-C
16 30 (2.06%) PHP
17 25 (1.71%) VBScript
18 13 (0.89%) VBA
19 9 (0.62%) Korn
19 9 (0.62%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 227 (15.56%) Degree
2 172 (11.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 106 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
4 95 (6.51%) MCSE
5 60 (4.11%) CCNA
6 57 (3.91%) CCNP
7 53 (3.63%) MCP
8 41 (2.81%) MCSA
9 39 (2.67%) Security Cleared
10 32 (2.19%) Computer Science Degree
11 31 (2.12%) ITIL Certification
12 30 (2.06%) CISSP
12 30 (2.06%) ISEB
13 26 (1.78%) MCITP
14 25 (1.71%) CISM
14 25 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 24 (1.64%) SANS
16 20 (1.37%) CCSP
17 18 (1.23%) CEH
18 17 (1.17%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (4.32%) SLA
2 47 (3.22%) QA
3 39 (2.67%) PCI DSS
4 37 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.48%) NIST 800
6 4 (0.27%) SEPA
7 3 (0.21%) MiFID
7 3 (0.21%) PMO
8 2 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.14%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.069%) COBIT
9 1 (0.069%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.069%) EMIR
9 1 (0.069%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 549 (37.63%) Active Directory
2 231 (15.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 174 (11.93%) Hyper-V
4 107 (7.33%) XenApp
5 80 (5.48%) vSphere
6 48 (3.29%) VMware ESXi
7 46 (3.15%) XenDesktop
8 44 (3.02%) Docker
9 25 (1.71%) XenServer
10 24 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
11 15 (1.03%) pfSense
12 14 (0.96%) Snort
13 12 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
13 12 (0.82%) Virtual Servers
14 9 (0.62%) NFS
14 9 (0.62%) Terminal Services
15 8 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 8 (0.55%) Xen
16 7 (0.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 5 (0.34%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 130 (8.91%) SCCM
2 70 (4.80%) Puppet
3 49 (3.36%) SCOM
4 45 (3.08%) Ansible
5 43 (2.95%) Opscode Chef
6 33 (2.26%) WSUS
7 25 (1.71%) vCenter Server
8 23 (1.58%) Nagios
9 22 (1.51%) Backup Exec
10 21 (1.44%) Kubernetes
11 19 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
12 17 (1.17%) AirWatch
13 16 (1.10%) Nessus
13 16 (1.10%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 14 (0.96%) FortiGate
14 14 (0.96%) OSSEC
15 12 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
15 12 (0.82%) Microsoft Clustering
15 12 (0.82%) Terraform
16 11 (0.75%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 610 (41.81%) Microsoft
2 377 (25.84%) VMware
3 278 (19.05%) Citrix
4 234 (16.04%) Cisco
5 115 (7.88%) Oracle
6 92 (6.31%) HP
7 83 (5.69%) Apple
8 78 (5.35%) Red Hat
9 75 (5.14%) NetApp
10 50 (3.43%) Juniper
11 44 (3.02%) McAfee
12 43 (2.95%) Google
13 42 (2.88%) EMC
14 39 (2.67%) Dell
15 34 (2.33%) Atlassian
15 34 (2.33%) Symantec
16 30 (2.06%) CheckPoint
17 29 (1.99%) Palo Alto
18 27 (1.85%) Splunk
19 26 (1.78%) F5
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £36000 per annum + pension, bonus, gym, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £150000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £33000 - £35000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago