Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 9 26
Rank change year-on-year -36 +17 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows 16 64 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 3.57% 16.00% 8.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.51% 83.12% 62.37%
Number of salaries quoted 20 60 53
Luton median annual salary £39,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.06% -10.53% +18.75%
10th Percentile £24,900 £21,250 £22,600
90th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £52,350
Bedfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% -7.50% -5.88%

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 82 77 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 18.30% 19.25% 13.06%
Number of salaries quoted 73 67 84
Luton median annual salary £58,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.47% -10.53% +18.75%
10th Percentile £27,050 £21,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £54,250 £58,375
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% -5.56%

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 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Luton

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 6 (37.50%) MCP
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
4 5 (31.25%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) VPN
5 4 (25.00%) DNS
5 4 (25.00%) Firewall
5 4 (25.00%) DHCP
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (25.00%) SCCM
5 4 (25.00%) Office 365
6 3 (18.75%) SCOM
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (12.50%) NetApp
7 2 (12.50%) .NET
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 2 (12.50%) C#
7 2 (12.50%) MCSA

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 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 4 (25.00%) DHCP
2 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MSI
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
1 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) IT Support
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Server Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Technician
2 2 (12.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Manager
2 2 (12.50%) IT Technician
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) Symfony
2 1 (6.25%) WCF
2 1 (6.25%) WinForms
2 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
2 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
2 1 (6.25%) OOP
2 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
2 1 (6.25%) SDLC
2 1 (6.25%) Server Building
2 1 (6.25%) Threat Modelling
2 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) MCP
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (12.50%) MCSA
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
3 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 3 (18.75%) SCOM
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) NetApp
3 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Intel
4 1 (6.25%) Ivanti