Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South London > Croydon
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 7 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 57 53 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 14.88% 13.62% 28.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.29% 52.48% 80.12%
Number of salaries quoted 50 50 132
Croydon median annual salary £27,500 £33,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -12.00% +41.51%
10th Percentile £22,500 £20,975 £22,275
90th Percentile £55,250 £58,750 £57,500
South London median annual salary £35,000 £39,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year -10.26% -1.27% +9.72%

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 93 101 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 24.28% 25.96% 35.85%
Number of salaries quoted 77 97 162
Croydon median annual salary £37,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.77% +10.00% +45.45%
10th Percentile £23,100 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £71,750 £58,750 £58,750
South London median annual salary £40,000 £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 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Croydon

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 31 (54.39%) Active Directory
2 30 (52.63%) Citrix
2 30 (52.63%) Windows Server
3 28 (49.12%) Microsoft
4 25 (43.86%) VMware
5 21 (36.84%) Windows 10
6 19 (33.33%) Firewall
7 18 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (31.58%) Remote Desktop
8 17 (29.82%) ITIL
9 16 (28.07%) Microsoft Office
10 14 (24.56%) Data Centre
10 14 (24.56%) LAN
10 14 (24.56%) Cisco
11 13 (22.81%) WAN
11 13 (22.81%) SQL
12 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (15.79%) CCNP
14 9 (15.79%) CCNA
14 9 (15.79%) Linux
14 9 (15.79%) VoIP
14 9 (15.79%) Windows XP
14 9 (15.79%) MS Exchange
14 9 (15.79%) Smartphone
15 8 (14.04%) DHCP
15 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
15 8 (14.04%) DNS
15 8 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2013

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 9 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.75%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (28.07%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.75%) Maya
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.53%) SaaS
3 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.51%) Office 365
5 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.33%) Firewall
2 18 (31.58%) Remote Desktop
3 14 (24.56%) LAN
4 13 (22.81%) WAN
5 9 (15.79%) VoIP
6 8 (14.04%) DHCP
6 8 (14.04%) DNS
6 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
7 6 (10.53%) IPsec
7 6 (10.53%) MPLS
7 6 (10.53%) Skype
7 6 (10.53%) Unified Communications
7 6 (10.53%) VPN
8 5 (8.77%) Network Security
9 4 (7.02%) SAN
10 2 (3.51%) Software-Defined Networking
11 1 (1.75%) FTP
11 1 (1.75%) HTTPS
11 1 (1.75%) SMTP
11 1 (1.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.77%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.77%) MySQL
2 5 (8.77%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.77%) OrientDB
3 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.26%) Power BI
4 2 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (3.51%) Retail
2 1 (1.75%) Advertising
2 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 17 (29.82%) Desktop Engineer
3 16 (28.07%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 16 (28.07%) Support Engineer
4 15 (26.32%) VMware Engineer
5 11 (19.30%) Network Engineer
6 10 (17.54%) IT Engineer
7 9 (15.79%) Citrix Engineer
7 9 (15.79%) Desktop Migration Engineer
7 9 (15.79%) Migration Engineer
8 8 (14.04%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 7 (12.28%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (12.28%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (10.53%) Active Directory Engineer
10 6 (10.53%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
10 6 (10.53%) Citrix Support Engineer
10 6 (10.53%) Exchange Support
10 6 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (10.53%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) J2EE
1 5 (8.77%) Java SE
1 5 (8.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.79%) Smartphone
3 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.26%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.51%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.51%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.75%) Clustering
6 1 (1.75%) iPad
6 1 (1.75%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 30 (52.63%) Windows Server
2 21 (36.84%) Windows 10
3 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (15.79%) Linux
4 9 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 8 (14.04%) Windows 8
6 5 (8.77%) Windows 7
6 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.75%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) ITIL
2 7 (12.28%) ITIL V3
3 5 (8.77%) Break/Fix
3 5 (8.77%) Change Control
3 5 (8.77%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (8.77%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (7.02%) Benchmarking
4 4 (7.02%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.26%) CRM
5 3 (5.26%) Data Governance
5 3 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 3 (5.26%) ETL
5 3 (5.26%) Security Monitoring
6 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.51%) Software Deployment
6 2 (3.51%) Ticket Management
6 2 (3.51%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 1 (1.75%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) SQL
2 5 (8.77%) Java
3 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (15.79%) CCNA
2 9 (15.79%) CCNP
2 9 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (12.28%) SC Cleared
3 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.26%) MCP
4 3 (5.26%) MCSE
5 2 (3.51%) MCITP
5 2 (3.51%) MCSA
6 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) COBIT
System Software
1 31 (54.39%) Active Directory
2 18 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.28%) XenDesktop
4 6 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 6 (10.53%) XenApp
5 4 (7.02%) vCloud
6 2 (3.51%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.75%) Firmware
7 1 (1.75%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.75%) vSphere
7 1 (1.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) FortiGate
2 3 (5.26%) SCCM
3 1 (1.75%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.75%) OpenView
3 1 (1.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (52.63%) Citrix
2 28 (49.12%) Microsoft
3 25 (43.86%) VMware
4 14 (24.56%) Cisco
5 7 (12.28%) Dell
6 6 (10.53%) CheckPoint
7 5 (8.77%) Oracle
8 4 (7.02%) Brocade
8 4 (7.02%) IBM
8 4 (7.02%) Palo Alto
9 3 (5.26%) HP
10 2 (3.51%) Apple
11 1 (1.75%) Ivanti
11 1 (1.75%) Meraki
11 1 (1.75%) MobileIron
11 1 (1.75%) Remedy
11 1 (1.75%) Retalix
11 1 (1.75%) Retek
11 1 (1.75%) Symantec