Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 23 28
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 48 47 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 10.86% 9.87% 7.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.09% 83.93% 54.32%
Number of salaries quoted 50 47 43
Luton median annual salary £28,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.12% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £51,400
Bedfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -

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 Luton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Luton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 133 56 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 30.09% 11.76% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 121 48 70
Luton median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.29% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,250 £30,875
90th Percentile £78,750 £52,500 £65,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Luton.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Luton

Windows
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows in Luton.

Salary trend for Windows in Luton

Windows
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Luton over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Luton region with a requirement for Windows.

1 33 (68.75%) Active Directory
1 33 (68.75%) Windows 7
2 31 (64.58%) Windows 10
3 29 (60.42%) Microsoft Office
4 27 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 25 (52.08%) VPN
6 24 (50.00%) MS Exchange
7 20 (41.67%) DNS
8 19 (39.58%) DHCP
8 19 (39.58%) MCP
9 18 (37.50%) TCP/IP
10 17 (35.42%) Self-Motivation
11 13 (27.08%) Windows Server
12 12 (25.00%) Citrix
13 11 (22.92%) VMware
14 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
14 9 (18.75%) SQL
14 9 (18.75%) Driving Licence
15 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (16.67%) Firewall
16 7 (14.58%) Adobe
16 7 (14.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
17 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
17 6 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
17 6 (12.50%) Linux
18 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
19 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
19 4 (8.33%) CCTV
19 4 (8.33%) SCCM

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 24 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) CMS
2 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 29 (60.42%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.33%) Office 365
3 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (52.08%) VPN
2 20 (41.67%) DNS
3 19 (39.58%) DHCP
4 18 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 8 (16.67%) Firewall
6 3 (6.25%) VoIP
7 1 (2.08%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (2.08%) SAN
7 1 (2.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) MySQL
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) AutoIt
1 1 (2.08%) MSI
1 1 (2.08%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 15 (31.25%) Support Engineer
3 14 (29.17%) IT Support
4 13 (27.08%) IT Technician
5 12 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
5 12 (25.00%) Support Technician
6 9 (18.75%) Desktop Support Technician
6 9 (18.75%) Desktop Technician
7 8 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 8 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (14.58%) Desktop Engineer
8 7 (14.58%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 6 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (12.50%) Server Engineer
9 6 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
9 6 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
9 6 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
10 4 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
10 4 (8.33%) SCCM Engineer
10 4 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
1 2 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.08%) CSS
2 1 (2.08%) HTML5
2 1 (2.08%) jQuery
2 1 (2.08%) Symfony
2 1 (2.08%) WCF
2 1 (2.08%) WinForms
2 1 (2.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (18.75%) Driving Licence
3 4 (8.33%) CCTV
4 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 33 (68.75%) Windows 7
2 31 (64.58%) Windows 10
3 13 (27.08%) Windows Server
4 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (12.50%) Linux
5 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.08%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (4.17%) Content Management
3 2 (4.17%) ITIL
3 2 (4.17%) Presales
3 2 (4.17%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.08%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.08%) ETL
4 1 (2.08%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.08%) Migration
4 1 (2.08%) MVC
4 1 (2.08%) OOP
4 1 (2.08%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (2.08%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.08%) Project Management
4 1 (2.08%) Service Management
4 1 (2.08%) Validation
4 1 (2.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (2.08%) C++
4 1 (2.08%) Java
4 1 (2.08%) PHP
4 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.08%) Python
4 1 (2.08%) VB
4 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) MCP
2 7 (14.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (8.33%) MCSA
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.08%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.08%) Docker
4 1 (2.08%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) SCCM
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (6.25%) SCOM
3 1 (2.08%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 27 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 12 (25.00%) Citrix
3 11 (22.92%) VMware
4 7 (14.58%) Adobe
5 3 (6.25%) NetApp
5 3 (6.25%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco
6 1 (2.08%) Intel
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.08%) Trustwave