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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
London / Croydon
Rank 9 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -7 0  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 27 74 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 15.61% 28.91% 33.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.14% 73.27% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 24 70 39
Median salary £31,000 £42,250 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.62% +65.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £24,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.81%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 35 101 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 20.23% 39.45% 34.81%
Number of salaries quoted 30 93 41
Median salary £32,500 £41,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.73% +49.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Croydon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 44 (81.48%) Active Directory
2 40 (74.07%) Windows Server
3 30 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 25 (46.30%) VMware
5 18 (33.33%) MS Office
6 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (27.78%) Citrix
8 14 (25.93%) MS Exchange
8 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (25.93%) Windows 7
9 13 (24.07%) Office 365
9 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
9 13 (24.07%) Linux
10 12 (22.22%) SQL
11 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
11 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
13 9 (16.67%) Cisco
13 9 (16.67%) SAN
14 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (14.81%) Hyper-V
15 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
15 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Clustering
15 7 (12.96%) DBS Check
15 7 (12.96%) Ticket Management
15 7 (12.96%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (12.96%) Finance
16 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (11.11%) VLDB

Windows
Top Related 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 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.56%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.70%) IIS
5 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.85%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 18 (33.33%) MS Office
2 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.07%) Office 365
2 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) SAN
1 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (11.11%) DHCP
2 6 (11.11%) DNS
3 4 (7.41%) Firewall
3 4 (7.41%) WAN
4 3 (5.56%) BGP
4 3 (5.56%) iSCSI
4 3 (5.56%) MPLS
4 3 (5.56%) VPLS
5 2 (3.70%) LAN
5 2 (3.70%) VLAN
5 2 (3.70%) VoIP
6 1 (1.85%) HTTP
6 1 (1.85%) Internet
6 1 (1.85%) SMTP
6 1 (1.85%) SNMP
6 1 (1.85%) SSL
6 1 (1.85%) VPN
6 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (11.11%) VLDB
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.56%) Electronics
3 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) French Language
4 1 (1.85%) Games
4 1 (1.85%) German Language
4 1 (1.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Analyst
2 9 (16.67%) Administrator
3 8 (14.81%) Server Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) Service Analyst
3 8 (14.81%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Support Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) DBA
5 6 (11.11%) SQL DBA
5 6 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
6 5 (9.26%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (9.26%) Citrix Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Field Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Server Support
6 5 (9.26%) Service Desk Support
6 5 (9.26%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Active Directory Support
7 4 (7.41%) IT Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Production DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) .NET
1 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.85%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (1.85%) Entity Framework
1 1 (1.85%) REST
1 1 (1.85%) WCF
1 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Driving Licence
1 5 (9.26%) iPad
2 4 (7.41%) Clustering
3 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 40 (74.07%) Windows Server
2 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (25.93%) Windows 7
4 13 (24.07%) Linux
5 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.85%) Android
9 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.96%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (12.96%) Ticket Management
2 6 (11.11%) High Availability
2 6 (11.11%) ITIL
2 6 (11.11%) Refactoring
3 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (7.41%) Service Management
4 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (5.56%) ITSM
4 3 (5.56%) Programme Management
4 3 (5.56%) Security Testing
5 2 (3.70%) ITIL V3
5 2 (3.70%) Microservices
5 2 (3.70%) Migration
5 2 (3.70%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.70%) Time Management
6 1 (1.85%) Information Security
6 1 (1.85%) MVC
6 1 (1.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) SQL
2 6 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 6 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (1.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) DBS Check
2 2 (3.70%) A+ Certification
2 2 (3.70%) MCTS
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 44 (81.48%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.81%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (5.56%) vSphere
4 3 (5.56%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (3.70%) XenApp
6 1 (1.85%) Firmware
6 1 (1.85%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (5.56%) Nagios
3 3 (5.56%) SCCM
4 2 (3.70%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.85%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.85%) OpenView
5 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 25 (46.30%) VMware
3 15 (27.78%) Citrix
4 9 (16.67%) Cisco
5 3 (5.56%) NetApp
5 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.56%) SAP
5 3 (5.56%) Symantec
6 2 (3.70%) Remedy
7 1 (1.85%) Dell
7 1 (1.85%) HP
7 1 (1.85%) Sophos
7 1 (1.85%) Veritas
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