The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 7 13
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 7.37% 12.99% 9.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.18% 85.19% 65.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 22
Median salary £31,500 £36,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.69% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -0.68% +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 Middlesex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Middlesex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 17 27 41
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 17.89% 15.25% 14.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 36
Median salary £37,500 £40,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.83% -15.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Windows
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Salary trend for Windows in Middlesex

Windows
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Middlesex over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Windows.

1 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.93%) .NET
2 7 (25.93%) Office 365
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
3 6 (22.22%) C#
3 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
4 5 (18.52%) Linux
4 5 (18.52%) OO
4 5 (18.52%) VMware
4 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
4 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
4 5 (18.52%) Puppet
4 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (18.52%) DevOps
5 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
5 4 (14.81%) BDD
5 4 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
5 4 (14.81%) jQuery
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (14.81%) JSON
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) TDD
5 4 (14.81%) CSS
5 4 (14.81%) HTML
5 4 (14.81%) JavaScript

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) Confluence
3 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Office 365
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.41%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (7.41%) IaaS
3 2 (7.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) DHCP
1 3 (11.11%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) LAN
2 2 (7.41%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) LDAP
3 1 (3.70%) Network Security
3 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) UniData
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Law
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Support Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) IT Support
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (7.41%) Principal Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Server Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
3 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
3 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (14.81%) CSS
3 4 (14.81%) HTML
3 4 (14.81%) jQuery
3 4 (14.81%) JSON
3 4 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.70%) RESTful
4 1 (3.70%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
1 1 (3.70%) iPad
1 1 (3.70%) iPhone
1 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
3 4 (14.81%) Mac OS X
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 2 (7.41%) Android
5 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
5 2 (7.41%) Unix
5 2 (7.41%) VMS
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X Server
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) DevOps
1 5 (18.52%) OO
2 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.81%) BDD
2 4 (14.81%) MVC
2 4 (14.81%) TDD
3 3 (11.11%) ITIL
3 3 (11.11%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (11.11%) Workflow
4 2 (7.41%) Analytics
4 2 (7.41%) Build Automation
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics
4 2 (7.41%) Kanban
4 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.41%) Scrum
5 1 (3.70%) Android Development
5 1 (3.70%) Line Management
5 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) C#
2 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.70%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.11%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) MCAD
3 2 (7.41%) MCP
4 1 (3.70%) ACMT
4 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (18.52%) Puppet
2 3 (11.11%) SCCM
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) SCOM
4 1 (3.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Apple
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) Google
5 1 (3.70%) Lotus
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) Qualys