Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South London > Croydon
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 71 87 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 20.23% 19.77% 28.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.27% 63.04% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 64 84 106
Croydon median annual salary £28,000 £32,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.85% -5.80% +6.15%
10th Percentile £18,650 £21,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £52,500 £55,000
South London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,533
% change year-on-year - -9.17% +2.75%

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 104 138 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 29.63% 31.36% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 91 132 129
Croydon median annual salary £37,000 £40,750 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.20% +4.49% +20.00%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,300 £22,150
90th Percentile £70,000 £58,625 £57,750
South London median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Croydon

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 53 (74.65%) Active Directory
2 44 (61.97%) Windows Server
3 43 (60.56%) Microsoft
4 37 (52.11%) VMware
5 33 (46.48%) Citrix
6 31 (43.66%) Microsoft Office
7 26 (36.62%) Cisco
8 24 (33.80%) Firewall
9 23 (32.39%) ITIL
10 19 (26.76%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (26.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (25.35%) SQL
12 17 (23.94%) LAN
13 15 (21.13%) MS Exchange
13 15 (21.13%) Linux
13 15 (21.13%) SQL Server
14 14 (19.72%) WAN
14 14 (19.72%) TCP/IP
14 14 (19.72%) Remote Desktop
15 12 (16.90%) Data Centre
15 12 (16.90%) Hyper-V
16 11 (15.49%) Office 365
17 10 (14.08%) DHCP
17 10 (14.08%) DNS
17 10 (14.08%) HP
17 10 (14.08%) Windows 10
18 9 (12.68%) XenApp
18 9 (12.68%) XenDesktop
18 9 (12.68%) Windows 7
18 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Azure

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 15 (21.13%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 31 (43.66%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.41%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.49%) Office 365
2 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (7.04%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (4.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (33.80%) Firewall
2 17 (23.94%) LAN
3 14 (19.72%) Remote Desktop
3 14 (19.72%) TCP/IP
3 14 (19.72%) WAN
4 10 (14.08%) DHCP
4 10 (14.08%) DNS
5 8 (11.27%) VPN
6 6 (8.45%) SAN
7 5 (7.04%) VoIP
8 4 (5.63%) Network Security
9 3 (4.23%) IPsec
9 3 (4.23%) MPLS
9 3 (4.23%) Skype
9 3 (4.23%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.41%) FTP
10 1 (1.41%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.41%) SMTP
10 1 (1.41%) SSL
10 1 (1.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) MongoDB
2 5 (7.04%) MySQL
2 5 (7.04%) NoSQL
2 5 (7.04%) OrientDB
3 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.23%) Power BI
4 2 (2.82%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.45%) Retail
2 3 (4.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (21.13%) Support Engineer
2 13 (18.31%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 13 (18.31%) Desktop Engineer
2 13 (18.31%) Desktop Support
3 12 (16.90%) Analyst
3 12 (16.90%) IT Engineer
3 12 (16.90%) VMware Engineer
4 11 (15.49%) Network Engineer
5 10 (14.08%) Citrix Engineer
5 10 (14.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (14.08%) Service Analyst
5 10 (14.08%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (9.86%) Active Directory Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Desktop Migration Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Migration Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (8.45%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.04%) J2EE
1 5 (7.04%) Java SE
1 5 (7.04%) Web Services
2 2 (2.82%) .NET
2 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.82%) HTML
2 2 (2.82%) WCF
2 2 (2.82%) WinForms
2 2 (2.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.04%) Clustering
4 4 (5.63%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.23%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.23%) iPad
6 2 (2.82%) Fintech
6 2 (2.82%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.41%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.41%) iPhone
7 1 (1.41%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.41%) Replication
7 1 (1.41%) Social Media
7 1 (1.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 44 (61.97%) Windows Server
2 19 (26.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (21.13%) Linux
4 10 (14.08%) Windows 10
5 9 (12.68%) Windows 7
6 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (11.27%) Windows XP
7 6 (8.45%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.63%) CentOS
9 3 (4.23%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.41%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.41%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) ITIL
2 5 (7.04%) CRM
2 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
2 5 (7.04%) Service Management
2 5 (7.04%) Software Deployment
2 5 (7.04%) Ticket Management
2 5 (7.04%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (5.63%) Change Control
3 4 (5.63%) Data Management
3 4 (5.63%) ITIL V3
3 4 (5.63%) ITSM
3 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
3 4 (5.63%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (5.63%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (5.63%) Security Management
3 4 (5.63%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (4.23%) Data Governance
4 3 (4.23%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (4.23%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.35%) SQL
2 5 (7.04%) Java
3 2 (2.82%) C#
3 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.82%) VB
3 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.41%) C
4 1 (1.41%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.27%) CCNA
2 8 (11.27%) CCNP
2 8 (11.27%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.04%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (4.23%) MCP
6 2 (2.82%) DBS Check
6 2 (2.82%) Degree
6 2 (2.82%) MCSE
7 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (74.65%) Active Directory
2 19 (26.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (16.90%) Hyper-V
4 9 (12.68%) XenApp
4 9 (12.68%) XenDesktop
5 5 (7.04%) vCloud
5 5 (7.04%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (7.04%) vSphere
6 4 (5.63%) Firmware
6 4 (5.63%) ISA Server
6 4 (5.63%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (5.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) SCCM
2 4 (5.63%) HP SIM
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (5.63%) OpenView
2 4 (5.63%) SCOM
3 3 (4.23%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 43 (60.56%) Microsoft
2 37 (52.11%) VMware
3 33 (46.48%) Citrix
4 26 (36.62%) Cisco
5 10 (14.08%) HP
6 6 (8.45%) Dell
7 5 (7.04%) Brocade
7 5 (7.04%) IBM
7 5 (7.04%) Oracle
7 5 (7.04%) Palo Alto
8 3 (4.23%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.82%) Apple
10 1 (1.41%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.41%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.41%) Remedy
10 1 (1.41%) Retalix
10 1 (1.41%) Retek
10 1 (1.41%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.41%) Symantec