Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South London > Croydon
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 4 5
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 69 74 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 13.58% 21.51% 19.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.63% 76.29% 64.89%
Number of salaries quoted 62 67 82
Croydon median annual salary £46,250 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.31% +18.18% -15.38%
10th Percentile £21,825 £20,450 £21,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £48,750
South London median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% -9.33%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Croydon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 95 97 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 18.70% 28.20% 30.61%
Number of salaries quoted 85 88 125
Croydon median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% +8.70% -3.50%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,750 £21,350
90th Percentile £71,250 £74,125 £55,000
South London median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -3.85%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Croydon

Windows
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for Windows in Croydon

Windows
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Croydon over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Croydon

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for Windows.

1 39 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 31 (44.93%) Microsoft
3 30 (43.48%) Windows 10
4 25 (36.23%) ITIL
4 25 (36.23%) VMware
5 24 (34.78%) SCCM
6 23 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 22 (31.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (30.43%) PowerShell
9 18 (26.09%) Citrix
10 17 (24.64%) DNS
11 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
11 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (20.29%) High Availability
12 14 (20.29%) Firewall
13 13 (18.84%) Finance
13 13 (18.84%) Office 365
14 12 (17.39%) Windows 7
14 12 (17.39%) XenApp
14 12 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (17.39%) SLA
14 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (14.49%) Mac OS X
15 10 (14.49%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (14.49%) Linux
15 10 (14.49%) DHCP
15 10 (14.49%) Hyper-V
15 10 (14.49%) Security Cleared
15 10 (14.49%) Problem-Solving
16 9 (13.04%) Break/Fix

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 6 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.80%) IIS
3 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (18.84%) Office 365
3 5 (7.25%) IaaS
3 5 (7.25%) SaaS
4 4 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (24.64%) DNS
2 14 (20.29%) Firewall
3 10 (14.49%) DHCP
4 7 (10.14%) SAN
5 5 (7.25%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.25%) VoIP
6 4 (5.80%) VPN
7 2 (2.90%) SMS
7 2 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.45%) Internet
8 1 (1.45%) WAN
8 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) MySQL
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (5.80%) TeamCity
2 3 (4.35%) AdminStudio
2 3 (4.35%) MSI
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (18.84%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Games
3 2 (2.90%) Retail
4 1 (1.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Electronics
4 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (28.99%) Support Engineer
2 19 (27.54%) Desktop Support
3 13 (18.84%) Windows Engineer
4 12 (17.39%) Analyst
5 9 (13.04%) Desktop Engineer
5 9 (13.04%) SCCM Engineer
6 8 (11.59%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (11.59%) Support Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Desktop Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) IT Manager
8 5 (7.25%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) Platform Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) Technical Leader
9 4 (5.80%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) Web Services
2 3 (4.35%) .NET
2 3 (4.35%) Software Packaging
3 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.45%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET Core
4 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.45%) JSON
4 1 (1.45%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.45%) RESTful
4 1 (1.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.45%) WinForms
4 1 (1.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Self-Motivation
1 7 (10.14%) Smartphone
2 6 (8.70%) Clustering
2 6 (8.70%) Driving Licence
3 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.35%) iSeries
4 3 (4.35%) PlayStation
4 3 (4.35%) Xbox
5 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.90%) iPad
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (43.48%) Windows 10
2 23 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 22 (31.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (17.39%) Windows 7
6 10 (14.49%) Linux
6 10 (14.49%) Mac OS X
7 8 (11.59%) Apple iOS
8 5 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.35%) Android
9 3 (4.35%) CentOS
9 3 (4.35%) Ubuntu
9 3 (4.35%) Windows 2000
9 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.45%) Unix
10 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.23%) ITIL
2 14 (20.29%) High Availability
3 10 (14.49%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (13.04%) Break/Fix
4 9 (13.04%) Mentoring
4 9 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (11.59%) Application Packaging
5 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (10.14%) Configuration Management
7 6 (8.70%) Migration
8 5 (7.25%) Change Control
9 4 (5.80%) Asset Management
9 4 (5.80%) Budget Control
9 4 (5.80%) Change Management
9 4 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (5.80%) Project Management
9 4 (5.80%) Scrum
9 4 (5.80%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.43%) PowerShell
2 9 (13.04%) SQL
3 7 (10.14%) VB
4 5 (7.25%) VBScript
5 3 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.35%) Perl
5 3 (4.35%) Python
5 3 (4.35%) Ruby
5 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.45%) C
7 1 (1.45%) C#
7 1 (1.45%) C++
7 1 (1.45%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.45%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (14.49%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (14.49%) Security Cleared
3 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
4 7 (10.14%) Degree
4 7 (10.14%) MCSE
5 5 (7.25%) LPIC
5 5 (7.25%) Master's Degree
5 5 (7.25%) MCSA
5 5 (7.25%) RHCE
6 3 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.90%) DBS Check
7 2 (2.90%) MCP
7 2 (2.90%) MCTS
8 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.39%) SLA
2 5 (7.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 12 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (17.39%) XenApp
3 10 (14.49%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (5.80%) BitLocker
6 3 (4.35%) Firmware
6 3 (4.35%) vCloud
6 3 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (4.35%) vSphere
6 3 (4.35%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (34.78%) SCCM
2 9 (13.04%) Puppet
3 7 (10.14%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (7.25%) Red Hat Satellite
4 5 (7.25%) vCenter Server
5 4 (5.80%) Ansible
5 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (4.35%) FortiGate
6 3 (4.35%) HAProxy
6 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (4.35%) NetBackup
6 3 (4.35%) SCOM
6 3 (4.35%) SCOrch
7 2 (2.90%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (2.90%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (44.93%) Microsoft
2 25 (36.23%) VMware
3 18 (26.09%) Citrix
4 7 (10.14%) Dell
4 7 (10.14%) HP
5 5 (7.25%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.35%) Brocade
6 3 (4.35%) EqualLogic
6 3 (4.35%) NetApp
6 3 (4.35%) Nexenta
6 3 (4.35%) Nimble Storage
6 3 (4.35%) SonicWALL
6 3 (4.35%) Veeam
6 3 (4.35%) Vyatta
6 3 (4.35%) Wyse
6 3 (4.35%) Zerto
7 2 (2.90%) Apple
7 2 (2.90%) Cisco
7 2 (2.90%) Ivanti
7 2 (2.90%) McAfee