Period
to 18 July 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South London > Croydon
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 79 77 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 15.37% 22.06% 25.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.17% 84.62% 65.82%
Number of salaries quoted 75 65 126
Croydon median annual salary £45,000 £32,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.63% +28.00% -1.96%
10th Percentile £21,750 £17,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £58,250 £58,750 £58,750
South London median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year +8.11% +7.25% -0.72%

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 111 91 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 21.60% 26.07% 38.36%
Number of salaries quoted 90 77 186
Croydon median annual salary £45,000 £37,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.62% +8.03% +33.01%
10th Percentile £21,613 £17,000 £21,625
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,750 £61,875
South London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

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 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Croydon

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 45 (56.96%) Active Directory
2 36 (45.57%) VMware
3 35 (44.30%) Windows 10
4 34 (43.04%) Microsoft
5 29 (36.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (34.18%) SC Cleared
6 27 (34.18%) Security Cleared
6 27 (34.18%) Hyper-V
7 25 (31.65%) Smartphone
8 22 (27.85%) MCSE
9 21 (26.58%) MCSA
9 21 (26.58%) Windows Server
10 20 (25.32%) Break/Fix
10 20 (25.32%) SCCM
11 19 (24.05%) Dell
12 18 (22.78%) Driving Licence
13 17 (21.52%) Citrix
13 17 (21.52%) MCP
14 16 (20.25%) Mac OS X
14 16 (20.25%) Apple
14 16 (20.25%) MCTS
14 16 (20.25%) DBS Check
14 16 (20.25%) iPad
15 15 (18.99%) Firewall
15 15 (18.99%) DNS
15 15 (18.99%) DHCP
16 14 (17.72%) ITIL
17 13 (16.46%) Finance
18 12 (15.19%) MS Exchange
19 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2008

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 12 (15.19%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.80%) IIS
4 2 (2.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.66%) Office 365
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.99%) DHCP
1 15 (18.99%) DNS
1 15 (18.99%) Firewall
2 7 (8.86%) VPN
3 4 (5.06%) SAN
4 2 (2.53%) LAN
4 2 (2.53%) Skype
4 2 (2.53%) VLAN
4 2 (2.53%) WAN
4 2 (2.53%) Wireless
5 1 (1.27%) Internet
5 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.27%) VoIP
5 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) JIRA
1 2 (2.53%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (16.46%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Retail
3 1 (1.27%) Electronics
3 1 (1.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (37.97%) Desktop Support
2 26 (32.91%) Analyst
2 26 (32.91%) Support Engineer
3 20 (25.32%) Support Analyst
4 17 (21.52%) IT Engineer
5 16 (20.25%) Desktop Analyst
5 16 (20.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 14 (17.72%) IT Support
6 14 (17.72%) IT Support Engineer
7 10 (12.66%) Senior Support Engineer
7 10 (12.66%) Windows Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) 3rd Line Support
8 9 (11.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (10.13%) Desktop Engineer
9 8 (10.13%) Senior IT Engineer
9 8 (10.13%) Senior IT Support
10 7 (8.86%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) Software Packaging
2 2 (2.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (31.65%) Smartphone
2 18 (22.78%) Driving Licence
3 16 (20.25%) iPad
4 4 (5.06%) Clustering
5 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.53%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.53%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 35 (44.30%) Windows 10
2 21 (26.58%) Windows Server
3 16 (20.25%) Mac OS X
4 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (11.39%) Windows 7
6 6 (7.59%) Linux
7 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.80%) CentOS
8 3 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.80%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.80%) Windows 2000
8 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.53%) Android
9 2 (2.53%) Unix
10 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.32%) Break/Fix
2 14 (17.72%) ITIL
3 11 (13.92%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (7.59%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.33%) Deployment Automation
6 4 (5.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.06%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (5.06%) Security Management
7 3 (3.80%) Information Security
7 3 (3.80%) Proactive Management
7 3 (3.80%) Ticket Management
8 2 (2.53%) Defect Management
8 2 (2.53%) DevOps
8 2 (2.53%) Identity Access Management
8 2 (2.53%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.53%) Test Management
8 2 (2.53%) Test Planning
8 2 (2.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (2.53%) Waterfall
8 2 (2.53%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.13%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.06%) SQL
2 4 (5.06%) VB
3 3 (3.80%) Bash Shell
3 3 (3.80%) Perl
3 3 (3.80%) Python
3 3 (3.80%) Ruby
4 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.27%) C
5 1 (1.27%) C++
5 1 (1.27%) Embedded C
5 1 (1.27%) Embedded C++
5 1 (1.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (36.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (34.18%) SC Cleared
2 27 (34.18%) Security Cleared
3 22 (27.85%) MCSE
4 21 (26.58%) MCSA
5 17 (21.52%) MCP
6 16 (20.25%) DBS Check
6 16 (20.25%) MCTS
7 4 (5.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.80%) Degree
9 2 (2.53%) RHCA
9 2 (2.53%) RHCE
9 2 (2.53%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 45 (56.96%) Active Directory
2 27 (34.18%) Hyper-V
3 8 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.13%) XenApp
4 5 (6.33%) BitLocker
5 4 (5.06%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (3.80%) vCloud
6 3 (3.80%) vSphere
7 1 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 20 (25.32%) SCCM
2 4 (5.06%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (5.06%) SCOrch
3 3 (3.80%) FortiGate
3 3 (3.80%) HAProxy
3 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.80%) Puppet
3 3 (3.80%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (2.53%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.27%) SCOM
5 1 (1.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (45.57%) VMware
2 34 (43.04%) Microsoft
3 19 (24.05%) Dell
4 17 (21.52%) Citrix
5 16 (20.25%) Apple
6 7 (8.86%) Cisco
6 7 (8.86%) HP
7 3 (3.80%) Brocade
7 3 (3.80%) EqualLogic
7 3 (3.80%) NetApp
7 3 (3.80%) Nexenta
7 3 (3.80%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (3.80%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.80%) SonicWALL
7 3 (3.80%) Veeam
7 3 (3.80%) Vyatta
7 3 (3.80%) Zerto
8 1 (1.27%) Hitachi