Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South London > Croydon
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 13 2
Rank change year-on-year +10 -11 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 83 53 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 17.01% 13.70% 28.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.40% 65.43% 73.15%
Number of salaries quoted 78 46 154
Croydon median annual salary £27,500 £30,000 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +8.11% +9.90%
10th Percentile £22,250 £17,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £54,125 £58,750 £58,750
South London median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +11.11%

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 125 81 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 25.61% 20.93% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 96 71 208
Croydon median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -4.05% +69.61%
10th Percentile £21,688 £20,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £61,250
South London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%

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 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Croydon

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 44 (53.01%) Active Directory
2 39 (46.99%) Windows 10
3 36 (43.37%) VMware
4 35 (42.17%) Microsoft
5 28 (33.73%) SC Cleared
5 28 (33.73%) Security Cleared
6 27 (32.53%) Smartphone
7 26 (31.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (27.71%) Citrix
8 23 (27.71%) Windows Server
9 19 (22.89%) Break/Fix
9 19 (22.89%) Firewall
10 18 (21.69%) Dell
10 18 (21.69%) MCSA
10 18 (21.69%) Hyper-V
11 17 (20.48%) MCSE
11 17 (20.48%) MCP
12 16 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (19.28%) Driving Licence
13 14 (16.87%) Mac OS X
13 14 (16.87%) Apple
13 14 (16.87%) ITIL
13 14 (16.87%) MS Exchange
13 14 (16.87%) DHCP
13 14 (16.87%) DNS
13 14 (16.87%) MCTS
13 14 (16.87%) iPad
13 14 (16.87%) DBS Check
14 13 (15.66%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (15.66%) Remote Desktop

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 14 (16.87%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.61%) IIS
5 2 (2.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (13.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) Office 365
2 4 (4.82%) SaaS
3 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (22.89%) Firewall
2 14 (16.87%) DHCP
2 14 (16.87%) DNS
3 13 (15.66%) Remote Desktop
4 11 (13.25%) LAN
4 11 (13.25%) WAN
5 7 (8.43%) VoIP
5 7 (8.43%) VPN
6 6 (7.23%) Skype
7 5 (6.02%) TCP/IP
8 4 (4.82%) IPsec
8 4 (4.82%) MPLS
8 4 (4.82%) Unified Communications
9 3 (3.61%) Network Security
10 2 (2.41%) Software-Defined Networking
10 2 (2.41%) VLAN
10 2 (2.41%) Wireless
11 1 (1.20%) Internet
11 1 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) JIRA
1 2 (2.41%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (14.46%) Finance
2 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (39.76%) Desktop Support
2 31 (37.35%) Support Engineer
3 23 (27.71%) IT Engineer
4 19 (22.89%) Analyst
4 19 (22.89%) Desktop Engineer
5 15 (18.07%) Support Analyst
6 14 (16.87%) IT Support
6 14 (16.87%) IT Support Engineer
6 14 (16.87%) VMware Engineer
7 12 (14.46%) Desktop Analyst
7 12 (14.46%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 12 (14.46%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 11 (13.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 8 (9.64%) Senior IT Engineer
9 8 (9.64%) Senior IT Support
9 8 (9.64%) Senior Support Engineer
10 7 (8.43%) Exchange Engineer
10 7 (8.43%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
11 6 (7.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 6 (7.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) .NET
2 1 (1.20%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 27 (32.53%) Smartphone
2 16 (19.28%) Driving Licence
3 14 (16.87%) iPad
4 8 (9.64%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.82%) Clustering
6 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.41%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.41%) Handset
6 2 (2.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 39 (46.99%) Windows 10
2 23 (27.71%) Windows Server
3 14 (16.87%) Mac OS X
4 13 (15.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (8.43%) Windows 7
5 7 (8.43%) Windows XP
6 6 (7.23%) Linux
6 6 (7.23%) Windows 8
7 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.61%) CentOS
8 3 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.61%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.61%) Windows 2000
8 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.41%) Android
10 1 (1.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.89%) Break/Fix
2 14 (16.87%) ITIL
3 4 (4.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (4.82%) ITIL V3
4 3 (3.61%) Benchmarking
4 3 (3.61%) Change Control
4 3 (3.61%) Configuration Management
4 3 (3.61%) Mentoring
4 3 (3.61%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (3.61%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (2.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (2.41%) Coaching
5 2 (2.41%) Defect Management
5 2 (2.41%) DevOps
5 2 (2.41%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (2.41%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.41%) SDLC
5 2 (2.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (2.41%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (2.41%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.02%) SQL
2 3 (3.61%) Bash Shell
2 3 (3.61%) Perl
2 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.61%) Python
2 3 (3.61%) Ruby
3 2 (2.41%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (33.73%) SC Cleared
1 28 (33.73%) Security Cleared
2 26 (31.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (21.69%) MCSA
4 17 (20.48%) MCP
4 17 (20.48%) MCSE
5 14 (16.87%) DBS Check
5 14 (16.87%) MCTS
6 3 (3.61%) CCNA
6 3 (3.61%) CCNP
6 3 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.41%) Degree
7 2 (2.41%) MCITP
7 2 (2.41%) RHCA
7 2 (2.41%) RHCE
7 2 (2.41%) RHCSA
8 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) COBIT
1 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (53.01%) Active Directory
2 18 (21.69%) Hyper-V
3 16 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.61%) XenApp
5 2 (2.41%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.20%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (9.64%) SCCM
2 4 (4.82%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (4.82%) FortiGate
2 4 (4.82%) SCOrch
3 3 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.61%) Puppet
3 3 (3.61%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (2.41%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 36 (43.37%) VMware
2 35 (42.17%) Microsoft
3 23 (27.71%) Citrix
4 18 (21.69%) Dell
5 14 (16.87%) Apple
6 9 (10.84%) Cisco
7 4 (4.82%) CheckPoint
7 4 (4.82%) HP
8 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.20%) Meraki