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

Microsoft Windows
London / Croydon
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 8 5
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 47 46 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 25.00% 18.33% 26.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.45% 52.27% 92.98%
Number of salaries quoted 41 46 50
Median salary £32,000 £24,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £22,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £36,000 £39,950
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 Croydon with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 55 88 57
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 29.26% 35.06% 28.64%
Number of salaries quoted 49 85 52
Median salary £30,000 £34,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +36.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,000 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Croydon

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 Croydon region with a requirement for Windows.

1 62 (81.58%) Active Directory
2 55 (72.37%) Microsoft
3 43 (56.58%) Windows Server
4 42 (55.26%) VMware
5 35 (46.05%) Microsoft Office
6 28 (36.84%) Citrix
7 27 (35.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (35.53%) Office 365
8 24 (31.58%) SQL Server
9 21 (27.63%) Cisco
9 21 (27.63%) Windows 7
10 19 (25.00%) ITIL
11 18 (23.68%) MS Exchange
12 17 (22.37%) Linux
13 16 (21.05%) TCP/IP
13 16 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (18.42%) SCCM
15 13 (17.11%) SQL
15 13 (17.11%) Hyper-V
16 12 (15.79%) vSphere
16 12 (15.79%) HP
17 11 (14.47%) Firewall
17 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2003
17 11 (14.47%) DHCP
17 11 (14.47%) DNS
17 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2012
18 10 (13.16%) Driving Licence
18 10 (13.16%) DBS Check
18 10 (13.16%) iPad
19 9 (11.84%) Exchange Server 2010

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 18 (23.68%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (9.21%) Skype for Business
4 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.95%) IIS
6 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 35 (46.05%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (35.53%) Office 365
2 7 (9.21%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 11 (14.47%) DHCP
2 11 (14.47%) DNS
2 11 (14.47%) Firewall
3 8 (10.53%) WAN
4 7 (9.21%) SAN
5 6 (7.89%) LAN
6 5 (6.58%) VPN
7 3 (3.95%) BGP
7 3 (3.95%) iSCSI
7 3 (3.95%) MPLS
7 3 (3.95%) VPLS
8 2 (2.63%) VoIP
9 1 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.32%) Network Security
9 1 (1.32%) VLAN
9 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (9.21%) Retail
2 6 (7.89%) Finance
3 3 (3.95%) Electronics
3 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.95%) Marketing
3 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.32%) Advertising
4 1 (1.32%) Games
4 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (18.42%) Analyst
1 14 (18.42%) IT Engineer
1 14 (18.42%) Service Analyst
1 14 (18.42%) Service Desk Analyst
2 12 (15.79%) Citrix Engineer
2 12 (15.79%) Server Engineer
3 11 (14.47%) Network Engineer
4 10 (13.16%) Citrix Field Engineer
4 10 (13.16%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 10 (13.16%) Citrix Technician
4 10 (13.16%) Field Engineer
4 10 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (13.16%) IT Technician
4 10 (13.16%) Network Field Engineer
4 10 (13.16%) Network Technician
4 10 (13.16%) Server Technician
5 7 (9.21%) Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (9.21%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (9.21%) Network Manager
5 7 (9.21%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) .NET
1 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET
1 5 (6.58%) WCF
2 4 (5.26%) HTML
2 4 (5.26%) WinForms
2 4 (5.26%) XML
3 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.32%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.32%) REST
3 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Driving Licence
1 10 (13.16%) iPad
2 7 (9.21%) Clustering
2 7 (9.21%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.63%) Fintech
4 2 (2.63%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.32%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 43 (56.58%) Windows Server
2 27 (35.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (27.63%) Windows 7
4 17 (22.37%) Linux
5 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.58%) CentOS
7 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.63%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.63%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.32%) Android
9 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.00%) ITIL
2 8 (10.53%) Service Management
2 8 (10.53%) Ticket Management
3 7 (9.21%) Infrastructure Management
3 7 (9.21%) ITSM
4 5 (6.58%) MVC
4 5 (6.58%) Security Management
5 4 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (5.26%) CRM
5 4 (5.26%) Integration Testing
5 4 (5.26%) Web Development
6 3 (3.95%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.95%) Coaching
6 3 (3.95%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (3.95%) Programme Management
6 3 (3.95%) Security Testing
7 2 (2.63%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.63%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.32%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.32%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.11%) SQL
2 9 (11.84%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.58%) C#
4 4 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.26%) VB
4 4 (5.26%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) DBS Check
2 7 (9.21%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.58%) MCSE
5 4 (5.26%) Degree
6 3 (3.95%) CCNA
6 3 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.95%) MCSA
7 2 (2.63%) MCP
8 1 (1.32%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.32%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 62 (81.58%) Active Directory
2 16 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (17.11%) Hyper-V
4 12 (15.79%) vSphere
5 5 (6.58%) XenApp
6 3 (3.95%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.32%) Firmware
8 1 (1.32%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.32%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (18.42%) SCCM
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (3.95%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.95%) Nagios
4 2 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.63%) SCOM
5 1 (1.32%) Ansible
5 1 (1.32%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.32%) OpenView
5 1 (1.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 55 (72.37%) Microsoft
2 42 (55.26%) VMware
3 28 (36.84%) Citrix
4 21 (27.63%) Cisco
5 12 (15.79%) HP
6 4 (5.26%) NetApp
6 4 (5.26%) Symantec
7 3 (3.95%) Palo Alto
7 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.95%) SAP
8 1 (1.32%) Dell
8 1 (1.32%) Remedy
8 1 (1.32%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.32%) Sophos
8 1 (1.32%) Veritas
Croydon, Surrey
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago