Windows Jobs in London

Microsoft Windows
England > London

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 23 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
23 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 22 27 56
Rank change year-on-year +5 +29 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1,965 2,782 5,160
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 7.93% 8.91% 6.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.37% 56.11% 39.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,562 2,313 3,367
10th Percentile £30,250 £30,500 £29,000
25th Percentile £37,047 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - -4.55%
75th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £43,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year -8.05% +1.16% -4.44%

All Operating Systems
London

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 London.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3,006 4,958 13,107
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 12.13% 15.88% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2,248 3,883 6,052
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% - -
75th Percentile £85,000 £89,852 £83,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £110,000 £102,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% - +5.00%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in London

Windows
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows in London.

Salary trend for Windows in London

Windows
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows in London over the 6 months to 23 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Windows in London

Windows
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the London region over the 6 months to 23 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
Central London -1 416 £55,000 +4.76% 58
West London -31 86 £33,750 -19.64% 27
South London -25 50 £38,500 -2.53% 12
East London -1 37 £45,500 +1.11% 15
North London -16 7 £35,000 +4.02% 7
Windows
England

Windows
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London 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
1 390 (19.85%) Microsoft Exchange
2 217 (11.04%) SharePoint
3 62 (3.16%) IIS
4 28 (1.42%) Skype for Business
5 23 (1.17%) Tomcat
6 18 (0.92%) Apache
7 17 (0.87%) Confluence
8 15 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (0.71%) SAS
10 12 (0.61%) JBoss
11 9 (0.46%) CMS
11 9 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
12 8 (0.41%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.36%) WebLogic
13 7 (0.36%) WildFly
13 7 (0.36%) WordPress
14 2 (0.10%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.10%) nginx
Applications
1 308 (15.67%) Microsoft Office
2 67 (3.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (1.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (0.51%) AutoCAD
5 6 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.31%) Revit
6 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.15%) SPSS
7 2 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.051%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.051%) Trello
8 1 (0.051%) Weka
Business Applications
1 21 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.92%) Fidessa
3 17 (0.87%) NEC Housing
4 10 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (0.36%) Teamcenter
6 6 (0.31%) Elite 3E
6 6 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
6 6 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
7 5 (0.25%) Temenos T24
8 3 (0.15%) Carpe Diem
8 3 (0.15%) Eikon
9 2 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.10%) Farmplan
9 2 (0.10%) KEYPrime
9 2 (0.10%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.051%) Endur
10 1 (0.051%) Findur
10 1 (0.051%) LabWindows
10 1 (0.051%) Salesforce CRM
10 1 (0.051%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 824 (41.93%) Microsoft 365
2 756 (38.47%) Azure
3 243 (12.37%) AWS
4 236 (12.01%) Entra ID
5 78 (3.97%) OneDrive
6 76 (3.87%) GCP
7 71 (3.61%) Azure DevOps
8 64 (3.26%) Power Platform
9 63 (3.21%) SaaS
10 49 (2.49%) IaaS
11 42 (2.14%) Mimecast
12 40 (2.04%) GitHub
13 37 (1.88%) PaaS
14 35 (1.78%) Google Workspace
15 34 (1.73%) Serverless
16 33 (1.68%) WhatsApp
17 26 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
18 24 (1.22%) Amazon S3
18 24 (1.22%) Dynamics 365
19 23 (1.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 355 (18.07%) Firewall
2 301 (15.32%) DNS
3 233 (11.86%) WAN
4 193 (9.82%) LAN
5 162 (8.24%) DHCP
6 154 (7.84%) VPN
7 139 (7.07%) Wireless
8 138 (7.02%) TCP/IP
9 97 (4.94%) Wi-Fi
10 85 (4.33%) Cisco IOS
11 84 (4.27%) Internet
12 81 (4.12%) SAN
13 80 (4.07%) SD-WAN
14 63 (3.21%) WebEx
15 51 (2.60%) VLAN
16 49 (2.49%) Network Security
17 39 (1.98%) VoIP
18 37 (1.88%) NAS
19 34 (1.73%) Remote Desktop
20 33 (1.68%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (12.88%) SQL Server
2 50 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
3 48 (2.44%) Power BI
4 39 (1.98%) MongoDB
5 33 (1.68%) MySQL
6 30 (1.53%) Relational Database
7 29 (1.48%) DB2
8 28 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 27 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 23 (1.17%) Oracle Database
11 21 (1.07%) Amazon RDS
12 16 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
14 12 (0.61%) BigQuery
14 12 (0.61%) Data Hub
14 12 (0.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 12 (0.61%) NoSQL
15 11 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (0.46%) RDBMS
17 7 (0.36%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 81 (4.12%) JIRA
2 71 (3.61%) Jenkins
3 56 (2.85%) Git
4 31 (1.58%) GitLab
5 20 (1.02%) Bitbucket
6 8 (0.41%) CMake
6 8 (0.41%) TeamCity
7 7 (0.36%) CircleCI
7 7 (0.36%) Katalon Studio
8 6 (0.31%) Snyk
9 5 (0.25%) IntelliJ
10 4 (0.20%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (0.20%) SonarQube
10 4 (0.20%) Subversion
11 3 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.15%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.15%) MSI
11 3 (0.15%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.10%) Gradle
12 2 (0.10%) Maven
General
1 622 (31.65%) Social Skills
2 539 (27.43%) Finance
3 233 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
4 191 (9.72%) Banking
5 112 (5.70%) Legal
6 103 (5.24%) Law
7 66 (3.36%) Telecoms
8 65 (3.31%) Retail
9 58 (2.95%) Public Sector
10 56 (2.85%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 48 (2.44%) Investment Banking
12 36 (1.83%) Organisational Skills
13 31 (1.58%) Automotive
14 30 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
15 29 (1.48%) Games
16 25 (1.27%) Documentation Skills
16 25 (1.27%) Front Office
16 25 (1.27%) Marketing
17 23 (1.17%) Back Office
17 23 (1.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 362 (18.42%) Analyst
2 308 (15.67%) Senior
3 276 (14.05%) IT Support
4 268 (13.64%) Support Engineer
5 200 (10.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 182 (9.26%) Support Analyst
7 150 (7.63%) IT Engineer
8 130 (6.62%) IT Analyst
9 101 (5.14%) Lead
10 92 (4.68%) Applications Support
11 90 (4.58%) IT Support Engineer
12 89 (4.53%) Support Specialist
13 84 (4.27%) 2nd Line Support
13 84 (4.27%) IT Support Analyst
14 80 (4.07%) Desktop Support
15 75 (3.82%) Consultant
15 75 (3.82%) Developer
15 75 (3.82%) Systems Engineer
16 74 (3.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 71 (3.61%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (4.53%) .NET
2 59 (3.00%) HTML
3 51 (2.60%) CSS
4 41 (2.09%) REST
5 33 (1.68%) YAML
6 32 (1.63%) LDAP
6 32 (1.63%) Web Services
7 31 (1.58%) FIX Protocol
8 30 (1.53%) ASP.NET
8 30 (1.53%) HTML5
9 29 (1.48%) React
9 29 (1.48%) WPF
10 20 (1.02%) ARM Templates
11 14 (0.71%) AngularJS
11 14 (0.71%) Elastic Stack
11 14 (0.71%) jQuery
12 13 (0.66%) RESTful
13 12 (0.61%) .NET Framework
13 12 (0.61%) Kafka
13 12 (0.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 135 (6.87%) Video Conferencing
2 105 (5.34%) Data Centre
3 87 (4.43%) Management Information System
4 84 (4.27%) Self-Motivation
5 64 (3.26%) Public Cloud
6 60 (3.05%) Onboarding
7 56 (2.85%) Replication
8 51 (2.60%) Wiki
9 50 (2.54%) Clustering
10 44 (2.24%) PKI
11 40 (2.04%) Cyberattack
12 36 (1.83%) iPad
13 35 (1.78%) iPhone
14 32 (1.63%) Linux Command Line
15 30 (1.53%) Cyber Threat
16 29 (1.48%) Smartphone
17 28 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
18 27 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
18 27 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
19 26 (1.32%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 610 (31.04%) Windows Server
2 496 (25.24%) Linux
3 458 (23.31%) Windows 10
4 140 (7.12%) Unix
5 117 (5.95%) Android
6 109 (5.55%) Mac OS
7 90 (4.58%) Apple iOS
8 89 (4.53%) Windows Server 2016
9 81 (4.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 80 (4.07%) Ubuntu
11 78 (3.97%) Windows Server 2019
12 51 (2.60%) VMS
13 47 (2.39%) Windows 7
14 42 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 38 (1.93%) CentOS
16 35 (1.78%) Mac OS X
17 34 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
18 32 (1.63%) Solaris
19 20 (1.02%) zOS
20 9 (0.46%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (17.15%) Problem-Solving
2 315 (16.03%) ITIL
3 252 (12.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 236 (12.01%) Cybersecurity
5 235 (11.96%) Customer Service
6 198 (10.08%) DevOps
7 175 (8.91%) Agile
8 163 (8.30%) Computer Science
9 153 (7.79%) Disaster Recovery
10 134 (6.82%) ITSM
11 129 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
12 125 (6.36%) Business Continuity
13 116 (5.90%) Information Security
14 114 (5.80%) Service Management
15 99 (5.04%) Change Management
16 98 (4.99%) Mobile Device Management
17 96 (4.89%) CI/CD
18 95 (4.83%) Incident Management
19 92 (4.68%) Migration
20 91 (4.63%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 383 (19.49%) PowerShell
2 333 (16.95%) SQL
3 194 (9.87%) Python
4 158 (8.04%) Bash
5 117 (5.95%) C#
6 87 (4.43%) JavaScript
7 63 (3.21%) Java
8 58 (2.95%) Perl
9 51 (2.60%) T-SQL
10 41 (2.09%) Ruby
11 21 (1.07%) C++
12 19 (0.97%) PL/SQL
13 13 (0.66%) Shell Script
14 12 (0.61%) C
14 12 (0.61%) Korn
15 10 (0.51%) RPG
16 8 (0.41%) PHP
16 8 (0.41%) TypeScript
17 5 (0.25%) SAS Macro
17 5 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 385 (19.59%) Degree
2 168 (8.55%) Security Cleared
3 99 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 93 (4.73%) Computer Science Degree
5 92 (4.68%) DV Cleared
6 87 (4.43%) Master's Degree
7 63 (3.21%) SC Cleared
8 56 (2.85%) MCSE
9 45 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
10 40 (2.04%) Azure Certification
11 39 (1.98%) A+ Certification
11 39 (1.98%) CISSP
12 36 (1.83%) MCSA
13 31 (1.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 30 (1.53%) DBS Check
14 30 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 25 (1.27%) CISM
15 25 (1.27%) MBA
16 23 (1.17%) CCNA
17 20 (1.02%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (5.29%) SLA
2 58 (2.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 41 (2.09%) Cyber Essentials
4 36 (1.83%) GDPR
5 30 (1.53%) NIST
6 26 (1.32%) Accessibility
7 22 (1.12%) QA
8 21 (1.07%) COBIT
9 18 (0.92%) PCI DSS
10 14 (0.71%) SOC 2
11 13 (0.66%) PMO
12 11 (0.56%) GRC
13 8 (0.41%) ITGC
14 7 (0.36%) NCSC
15 5 (0.25%) HIPAA
15 5 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 4 (0.20%) EMIR
16 4 (0.20%) MiFID
17 3 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
17 3 (0.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 908 (46.21%) Active Directory
2 302 (15.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 135 (6.87%) VMware ESXi
4 88 (4.48%) XenApp
5 87 (4.43%) XenDesktop
6 77 (3.92%) Hyper-V
7 72 (3.66%) Docker
8 51 (2.60%) Microsoft App-V
9 47 (2.39%) vSphere
10 42 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
11 41 (2.09%) Virtual Desktop
12 33 (1.68%) Virtual Servers
13 21 (1.07%) Firmware
14 9 (0.46%) vCloud
15 8 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
16 6 (0.31%) Forefront TMG
17 5 (0.25%) DFS Replication
17 5 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 5 (0.25%) Terminal Services
18 3 (0.15%) NFS
Systems Management
1 227 (11.55%) Microsoft Intune
2 221 (11.25%) SCCM
3 150 (7.63%) Ansible
4 149 (7.58%) Terraform
5 86 (4.38%) Kubernetes
6 68 (3.46%) Single Sign-On
7 59 (3.00%) vCenter Server
8 52 (2.65%) AirWatch
9 47 (2.39%) Puppet
10 45 (2.29%) Jamf Pro
11 33 (1.68%) Microsoft Clustering
12 23 (1.17%) Active Directory Federation Services
13 22 (1.12%) SCOM
14 21 (1.07%) Grafana
15 18 (0.92%) Nagios
15 18 (0.92%) WSUS
16 15 (0.76%) NetBackup
16 15 (0.76%) Progress Chef
17 14 (0.71%) Prometheus
18 12 (0.61%) Nessus
Vendors
1 940 (47.84%) Microsoft
2 440 (22.39%) VMware
3 250 (12.72%) Cisco
4 194 (9.87%) Citrix
5 122 (6.21%) Oracle
6 110 (5.60%) Apple
7 79 (4.02%) Red Hat
8 78 (3.97%) Bloomberg
9 74 (3.77%) Google
10 70 (3.56%) HP
10 70 (3.56%) ServiceNow
10 70 (3.56%) Veeam
11 46 (2.34%) Commvault
12 45 (2.29%) IBM
13 44 (2.24%) Dell
13 44 (2.24%) Meraki
14 39 (1.98%) iManage
14 39 (1.98%) NetApp
14 39 (1.98%) Palo Alto
15 35 (1.78%) Qualys