Windows Jobs in the East of England

Microsoft Windows
England > East of England

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England requiring Windows skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Windows over the 6 months leading up to 12 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
12 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 7 8 15
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 780 687 896
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 11.38% 14.72% 12.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.18% 70.61% 57.40%
Number of salaries quoted 648 453 590
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,000 £22,975
25th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £27,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £38,000 £38,619
Median % change year-on-year -14.47% -1.60% -9.13%
75th Percentile £43,750 £57,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £43,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year -8.05% +1.16% -4.44%

All Operating Systems
East of England

Windows falls under the Operating Systems category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring operating system skills in the East of England.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,144 973 1,561
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 16.69% 20.85% 21.73%
Number of salaries quoted 967 600 767
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,250 £24,400
25th Percentile £27,500 £30,688 £29,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -10.53%
75th Percentile £57,500 £61,563 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% - +5.00%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in the East of England

Windows
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows in the East of England.

Salary trend for Windows in the East of England

Windows
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows in the East of England over the 6 months to 12 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Windows in the East of England

Windows
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the East of England region over the 6 months to 12 June 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Hertfordshire -1 276 £37,500 +1.35% 71
Cambridgeshire +5 176 £37,500 -5.06% 39
Essex +12 146 £28,000 -5.88% 28
Norfolk -10 104 £32,500 -14.47% 10
Suffolk 0 42 £40,000 +9.59% 11
Bedfordshire -6 36 £28,250 -46.19% 8
Windows
England

Windows
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 156 (20.00%) Microsoft Exchange
2 115 (14.74%) SharePoint
3 26 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (2.56%) CMS
5 18 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 18 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (0.90%) Confluence
7 4 (0.51%) Skype for Business
7 4 (0.51%) WordPress
8 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.26%) IIS
9 1 (0.13%) Apache
9 1 (0.13%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 142 (18.21%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (3.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.38%) Final Cut Pro
5 3 (0.38%) Pro Tools
5 3 (0.38%) Simulink
6 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.26%) Windchill
7 1 (0.13%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.13%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 3 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (0.38%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 3 (0.38%) Sage 200
1 3 (0.38%) Sage 50
1 3 (0.38%) Salesforce CRM
1 3 (0.38%) SAP ERP
1 3 (0.38%) Shopify
2 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.13%) NEC Housing
Cloud Services
1 397 (50.90%) Microsoft 365
2 234 (30.00%) Azure
3 64 (8.21%) AWS
4 58 (7.44%) Entra ID
5 35 (4.49%) OneDrive
6 20 (2.56%) Power Platform
7 17 (2.18%) Google Workspace
8 16 (2.05%) Mimecast
9 11 (1.41%) GCP
10 10 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
11 9 (1.15%) Azure DevOps
12 8 (1.03%) SaaS
13 7 (0.90%) Nutanix
14 6 (0.77%) Serverless
15 3 (0.38%) Amazon EKS
15 3 (0.38%) Apigee
15 3 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
15 3 (0.38%) Loggly
15 3 (0.38%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 124 (15.90%) Firewall
2 91 (11.67%) DNS
3 77 (9.87%) TCP/IP
4 73 (9.36%) DHCP
5 64 (8.21%) Wi-Fi
6 61 (7.82%) WAN
7 55 (7.05%) LAN
8 51 (6.54%) VPN
9 40 (5.13%) SAN
9 40 (5.13%) VoIP
10 37 (4.74%) Internet
11 25 (3.21%) VLAN
12 23 (2.95%) Remote Desktop
13 20 (2.56%) Wireless
14 17 (2.18%) Intranet
15 16 (2.05%) NAS
16 15 (1.92%) MPLS
17 14 (1.79%) SD-WAN
18 12 (1.54%) Bluetooth
18 12 (1.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (8.72%) SQL Server
2 28 (3.59%) Amazon RDS
3 20 (2.56%) Power BI
4 17 (2.18%) MySQL
5 15 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
5 15 (1.92%) QlikView
5 15 (1.92%) Relational Database
6 10 (1.28%) MS Access
7 8 (1.03%) MariaDB
8 7 (0.90%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.38%) Amazon Aurora
10 3 (0.38%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (0.38%) Data Lake
10 3 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (1.79%) JIRA
2 9 (1.15%) Git
2 9 (1.15%) LabVIEW
3 8 (1.03%) Appium
3 8 (1.03%) UI Automator
4 7 (0.90%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.51%) Bitbucket
6 3 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (0.38%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (0.38%) Rational Team Concert
7 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.26%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.13%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.13%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 256 (32.82%) Social Skills
2 93 (11.92%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (5.13%) Finance
4 39 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 25 (3.21%) Organisational Skills
6 17 (2.18%) Retail
6 17 (2.18%) Telecoms
7 16 (2.05%) Automotive
8 15 (1.92%) Marketing
9 14 (1.79%) Aerospace
9 14 (1.79%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 11 (1.41%) Electronics
11 9 (1.15%) Police
12 8 (1.03%) Law
13 6 (0.77%) Documentation Skills
13 6 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.64%) Public Sector
14 5 (0.64%) Publishing
15 4 (0.51%) Advertising
16 3 (0.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 200 (25.64%) IT Support
2 155 (19.87%) Support Engineer
3 136 (17.44%) IT Engineer
4 108 (13.85%) Analyst
5 105 (13.46%) IT Support Engineer
6 83 (10.64%) IT Technician
7 81 (10.38%) Support Technician
8 78 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 73 (9.36%) 2nd Line Support
10 62 (7.95%) IT Support Technician
11 50 (6.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 49 (6.28%) Senior
13 46 (5.90%) Service Analyst
14 45 (5.77%) Service Desk Analyst
15 42 (5.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 36 (4.62%) Support Analyst
17 35 (4.49%) IT Analyst
18 33 (4.23%) Administrator
18 33 (4.23%) Technical Support
19 28 (3.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (2.44%) HTML
2 11 (1.41%) Fluent Bit
3 10 (1.28%) .NET
4 8 (1.03%) CSS
5 6 (0.77%) .NET Framework
5 6 (0.77%) ASP.NET
6 5 (0.64%) JSON
7 4 (0.51%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (0.51%) Elastic Stack
7 4 (0.51%) XML
8 3 (0.38%) ARM Templates
8 3 (0.38%) Qt
8 3 (0.38%) RESTful
8 3 (0.38%) WDF
9 2 (0.26%) iOS SDK
9 2 (0.26%) JWT
9 2 (0.26%) PyQt
9 2 (0.26%) scikit-learn
10 1 (0.13%) Flask
10 1 (0.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 55 (7.05%) Self-Motivation
2 49 (6.28%) Driving Licence
3 23 (2.95%) Data Centre
4 20 (2.56%) NHS
5 17 (2.18%) iPad
6 16 (2.05%) Operational Technology
7 14 (1.79%) Smartphone
8 12 (1.54%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.41%) Onboarding
10 10 (1.28%) EPoS
10 10 (1.28%) Social Media
11 9 (1.15%) Digital Signage
11 9 (1.15%) LIMS
11 9 (1.15%) Smartcard
12 8 (1.03%) Clustering
12 8 (1.03%) Mobile App
13 7 (0.90%) Replication
13 7 (0.90%) Security Posture
14 6 (0.77%) Cyber Security Posture
14 6 (0.77%) Educational Technology
Operating Systems
1 301 (38.59%) Windows Server
2 188 (24.10%) Windows 10
3 166 (21.28%) Linux
4 69 (8.85%) Android
5 60 (7.69%) Windows Server 2016
6 55 (7.05%) Windows Server 2019
7 44 (5.64%) Apple iOS
8 40 (5.13%) Mac OS
9 36 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 29 (3.72%) Windows 7
11 27 (3.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (2.56%) Windows 8
13 12 (1.54%) Unix
13 12 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (1.41%) Debian
15 9 (1.15%) Mac OS X
15 9 (1.15%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.51%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.51%) Windows NT
16 4 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
2 155 (19.87%) Customer Service
3 144 (18.46%) ITIL
4 94 (12.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 63 (8.08%) Cybersecurity
6 43 (5.51%) Project Management
7 40 (5.13%) Server Management
8 38 (4.87%) Computer Science
9 32 (4.10%) Project Delivery
10 29 (3.72%) Mentoring
11 28 (3.59%) Asset Management
11 28 (3.59%) Break/Fix
11 28 (3.59%) Kalman Filter
11 28 (3.59%) Time Management
12 27 (3.46%) Software Engineering
13 26 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
14 24 (3.08%) Line Management
15 23 (2.95%) Disaster Recovery
15 23 (2.95%) ITSM
15 23 (2.95%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 80 (10.26%) PowerShell
2 36 (4.62%) SQL
3 24 (3.08%) Python
4 21 (2.69%) Bash
5 19 (2.44%) C#
6 15 (1.92%) JavaScript
7 14 (1.79%) C
8 12 (1.54%) C++
9 11 (1.41%) Java
10 6 (0.77%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.64%) Rust
11 5 (0.64%) VB
12 3 (0.38%) Assembly Language
12 3 (0.38%) Embedded C
12 3 (0.38%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.26%) Kotlin
13 2 (0.26%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.13%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.13%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 118 (15.13%) Degree
2 86 (11.03%) Security Cleared
3 64 (8.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 35 (4.49%) CCNA
4 35 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (4.49%) SC Cleared
5 31 (3.97%) Computer Science Degree
6 26 (3.33%) A+ Certification
7 25 (3.21%) MCSE
8 23 (2.95%) BPSS Clearance
9 22 (2.82%) DBS Check
10 13 (1.67%) Azure Certification
10 13 (1.67%) DV Cleared
10 13 (1.67%) Network+ Certification
11 10 (1.28%) MCP
12 9 (1.15%) HND
12 9 (1.15%) MCSA
13 8 (1.03%) CompTIA Security+
13 8 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (8.08%) SLA
2 14 (1.79%) PCI DSS
3 12 (1.54%) GDPR
4 10 (1.28%) Cyber Essentials
4 10 (1.28%) QA
5 6 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.64%) Accessibility
6 5 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 3 (0.38%) Def Stans
7 3 (0.38%) MISRA
8 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.26%) NCSC
9 1 (0.13%) GxP
9 1 (0.13%) NIST
System Software
1 358 (45.90%) Active Directory
2 124 (15.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 121 (15.51%) Hyper-V
4 33 (4.23%) vSphere
5 24 (3.08%) Virtual Desktop
5 24 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (1.92%) Firmware
6 15 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
7 14 (1.79%) KVM
8 8 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (0.77%) Docker
10 4 (0.51%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.13%) Samba
Systems Management
1 60 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
2 17 (2.18%) SCCM
3 11 (1.41%) Fluentd
3 11 (1.41%) Jamf Pro
3 11 (1.41%) logstash
4 8 (1.03%) Ansible
4 8 (1.03%) Failover Clustering
4 8 (1.03%) WSUS
5 7 (0.90%) SCOM
6 6 (0.77%) SmoothWall
6 6 (0.77%) Terraform
7 5 (0.64%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 5 (0.64%) Kubernetes
7 5 (0.64%) vCenter Server
8 3 (0.38%) FortiGate
8 3 (0.38%) HAProxy
8 3 (0.38%) Puppet
9 2 (0.26%) NetCrunch
9 2 (0.26%) Progress Chef
9 2 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 414 (53.08%) Microsoft
2 198 (25.38%) VMware
3 44 (5.64%) Citrix
4 39 (5.00%) Apple
5 30 (3.85%) Dell
5 30 (3.85%) Meraki
6 29 (3.72%) HP
7 28 (3.59%) Cisco
8 27 (3.46%) NetApp
9 23 (2.95%) Google
10 21 (2.69%) Veeam
11 16 (2.05%) Sophos
12 15 (1.92%) Cognos
13 14 (1.79%) Splunk
14 13 (1.67%) Acronis
14 13 (1.67%) IBM
14 13 (1.67%) ServiceNow
15 12 (1.54%) Sage
15 12 (1.54%) WatchGuard
16 7 (0.90%) SolarWinds