Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South London > Croydon
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 4 6
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 75 57 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 13.27% 15.04% 14.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.25% 61.29% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 63 52 53
Croydon median annual salary £47,500 £27,750 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.17% -15.91% -12.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,600 £20,550
90th Percentile £63,500 £54,875 £58,750
South London median annual salary £40,000 £35,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +12.68% -6.58% -2.56%

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 131 93 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 23.19% 24.54% 26.40%
Number of salaries quoted 113 79 100
Croydon median annual salary £56,250 £37,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.03% -13.95% +8.86%
10th Percentile £23,350 £23,900 £21,225
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,500 £58,750
South London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -

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 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows in Croydon

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 39 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 38 (50.67%) Microsoft
3 26 (34.67%) ITIL
3 26 (34.67%) Windows Server
4 25 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 25 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (29.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (28.00%) PowerShell
6 21 (28.00%) VMware
7 19 (25.33%) High Availability
8 18 (24.00%) Finance
9 17 (22.67%) DNS
9 17 (22.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 17 (22.67%) SCCM
9 17 (22.67%) Self-Motivation
10 16 (21.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (21.33%) Office 365
10 16 (21.33%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
11 15 (20.00%) Web Services
11 15 (20.00%) Management Information System
12 14 (18.67%) Linux
12 14 (18.67%) Apple iOS
13 13 (17.33%) Windows 7
13 13 (17.33%) Firewall
13 13 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (16.00%) Citrix
14 12 (16.00%) IIS
14 12 (16.00%) .NET
14 12 (16.00%) Puppet

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 (16.00%) IIS
2 8 (10.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (10.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.67%) Apache
4 1 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (21.33%) Office 365
3 6 (8.00%) IaaS
3 6 (8.00%) SaaS
4 5 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.67%) DNS
2 13 (17.33%) Firewall
3 10 (13.33%) DHCP
4 8 (10.67%) VoIP
5 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
6 6 (8.00%) Internet
7 5 (6.67%) SAN
8 2 (2.67%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (2.67%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.67%) SMS
8 2 (2.67%) VSAN
8 2 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.33%) WAN
9 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) MySQL
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.00%) InstallShield
2 6 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (6.67%) TeamCity
4 3 (4.00%) AdminStudio
4 3 (4.00%) MSI
5 1 (1.33%) MSTest
5 1 (1.33%) NUnit
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (24.00%) Finance
2 11 (14.67%) Games
3 6 (8.00%) Back Office
3 6 (8.00%) Billing
4 1 (1.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (28.00%) Support Engineer
2 14 (18.67%) Desktop Support
3 11 (14.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 10 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 9 (12.00%) Windows Engineer
6 8 (10.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Deskside Support
7 6 (8.00%) Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Development Director
7 6 (8.00%) IT Manager
7 6 (8.00%) Software Development Director
8 5 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Games Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Platform Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.00%) Web Services
2 12 (16.00%) .NET
3 11 (14.67%) ASP.NET
4 10 (13.33%) JSON
5 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (9.33%) RESTful
5 7 (9.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (8.00%) .NET Core
6 6 (8.00%) HTML
6 6 (8.00%) jQuery
6 6 (8.00%) WCF
6 6 (8.00%) XML
7 2 (2.67%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.67%) WinForms
7 2 (2.67%) WPF
8 1 (1.33%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET Core
8 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.33%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.67%) Self-Motivation
2 15 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 11 (14.67%) Clustering
4 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.67%) PlayStation
5 5 (6.67%) Xbox
6 3 (4.00%) Fat Client
6 3 (4.00%) iSeries
6 3 (4.00%) Thin Client
7 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.67%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (34.67%) Windows Server
2 25 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 25 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (29.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (18.67%) Apple iOS
4 14 (18.67%) Linux
5 13 (17.33%) Windows 7
6 11 (14.67%) Mac OS X
7 5 (6.67%) Android
7 5 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.00%) CentOS
8 3 (4.00%) Ubuntu
8 3 (4.00%) Windows 2000
8 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.67%) ITIL
2 19 (25.33%) High Availability
3 13 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.67%) Application Packaging
4 11 (14.67%) MVC
5 9 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (10.67%) Configuration Management
6 8 (10.67%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (9.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (9.33%) Mentoring
7 7 (9.33%) Scrum
8 6 (8.00%) Asset Management
8 6 (8.00%) Coaching
8 6 (8.00%) Decision-Making
8 6 (8.00%) IT Strategy
8 6 (8.00%) Lead Generation
8 6 (8.00%) Migration
8 6 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (8.00%) Thought Leadership
9 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.00%) PowerShell
2 11 (14.67%) C#
2 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (12.00%) VB
4 8 (10.67%) SQL
5 5 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 5 (6.67%) VBScript
6 3 (4.00%) Perl
6 3 (4.00%) Python
6 3 (4.00%) Ruby
6 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.67%) C
8 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (21.33%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (9.33%) RHCE
3 6 (8.00%) Degree
3 6 (8.00%) Master's Degree
3 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.67%) LPIC
5 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.00%) DBS Check
6 3 (4.00%) MCP
6 3 (4.00%) MCSE
7 2 (2.67%) MCDST
7 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.67%) VCP5
7 2 (2.67%) VCP6
7 2 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) SLA
2 6 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (21.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (14.67%) XenApp
4 8 (10.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (8.00%) XenDesktop
6 5 (6.67%) Firmware
7 3 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.67%) vCloud
8 2 (2.67%) vSphere
9 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.33%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (22.67%) SCCM
2 12 (16.00%) Puppet
3 10 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (8.00%) SCOM
5 6 (8.00%) vCenter Server
6 5 (6.67%) Ansible
6 5 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (5.33%) SCOrch
8 3 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (2.67%) FortiGate
9 2 (2.67%) HAProxy
9 2 (2.67%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (2.67%) NetBackup
10 1 (1.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 38 (50.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (28.00%) VMware
3 12 (16.00%) Citrix
4 9 (12.00%) HP
5 6 (8.00%) Remedy
5 6 (8.00%) Wyse
6 5 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.33%) Dell
8 3 (4.00%) Apple
8 3 (4.00%) BMC
8 3 (4.00%) MobileIron
9 2 (2.67%) Brocade
9 2 (2.67%) EqualLogic
9 2 (2.67%) Ivanti
9 2 (2.67%) McAfee
9 2 (2.67%) Nexenta
9 2 (2.67%) Veeam
9 2 (2.67%) Vyatta
9 2 (2.67%) Zerto
10 1 (1.33%) Sony