Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for WinDbg skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WinDbg over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WinDbg
UK
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1154 1167 1239
Rank change year-on-year +13 +72 +56
Permanent jobs citing WinDbg 29 26 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.015% 0.019%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.080% 0.072% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 22
UK median annual salary £62,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.58% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £50,000 £35,000 £40,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £55,750 £70,625
UK excluding London median annual salary - £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% -

WinDbg is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 36,202 36,171 36,754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.57% 20.37% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 29,391 29,894 31,708
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

WinDbg
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing WinDbg as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for WinDbg in the UK

WinDbg
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for WinDbg in the UK

WinDbg
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WinDbg over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for WinDbg in the UK

WinDbg
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinDbg within the UK over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
England +17 29 £62,500 +31.58% 2
London - 27 £62,500 - 1
UK excluding London -5 2 - - 1
South East -34 2 - -

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing WinDbg 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 with a requirement for WinDbg.

1 27 (93.10%) SCCM
2 26 (89.66%) PowerShell
2 26 (89.66%) VBScript
2 26 (89.66%) Windows
3 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
3 25 (86.21%) Perfmon
3 25 (86.21%) Windows Server
4 24 (82.76%) SQL Server
5 23 (79.31%) Bloomberg
6 20 (68.97%) Finance
7 19 (65.52%) Reuters
7 19 (65.52%) Microsoft Excel
8 15 (51.72%) ITIL
9 13 (44.83%) Problem Management
10 12 (41.38%) Front Office
11 10 (34.48%) Office 365
12 9 (31.03%) Hedge funds
12 9 (31.03%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (31.03%) Apple
13 8 (27.59%) Citrix
14 7 (24.14%) Android
14 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (24.14%) Thin Client
14 7 (24.14%) Blackberry
14 7 (24.14%) Handset
14 7 (24.14%) Fat Client
15 6 (20.69%) WSUS
15 6 (20.69%) VMware
15 6 (20.69%) SCOrch
15 6 (20.69%) User Experience

WinDbg
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (10.34%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (65.52%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Office 365
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Network Security
2 3 (10.34%) VoIP
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
4 1 (3.45%) HTTP
4 1 (3.45%) Internet
4 1 (3.45%) SMTP
4 1 (3.45%) SSL
4 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (82.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MSI
2 1 (3.45%) IDA Disassembler
2 1 (3.45%) OllyDbg
General
1 20 (68.97%) Finance
2 12 (41.38%) Front Office
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Desktop Support
2 16 (55.17%) Analyst
2 16 (55.17%) Support Analyst
3 15 (51.72%) Desktop Analyst
3 15 (51.72%) Desktop Engineer
3 15 (51.72%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 14 (48.28%) Windows Support Analyst
5 10 (34.48%) Support Engineer
6 9 (31.03%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 9 (31.03%) Office 365 Engineer
6 9 (31.03%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
6 9 (31.03%) Windows Engineer
7 8 (27.59%) Windows Support Engineer
8 6 (20.69%) SCCM Engineer
9 5 (17.24%) Senior Desktop Engineer
9 5 (17.24%) Senior SCCM Engineer
10 4 (13.79%) PowerShell Engineer
11 3 (10.34%) Consultant
12 2 (6.90%) Financial Analyst
12 2 (6.90%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Hedge funds
2 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (24.14%) Blackberry
2 7 (24.14%) Fat Client
2 7 (24.14%) Handset
2 7 (24.14%) Thin Client
3 6 (20.69%) User Experience
4 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.45%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 25 (86.21%) Windows Server
3 7 (24.14%) Android
4 6 (20.69%) Windows 10
4 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) ITIL
2 13 (44.83%) Problem Management
3 9 (31.03%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (17.24%) Analytical Thinking
4 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (17.24%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (17.24%) Security Patching
5 3 (10.34%) Software Deployment
6 2 (6.90%) Presales
7 1 (3.45%) Computer Security
7 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.45%) Malware Reverse Engineering
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (3.45%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) PowerShell
1 26 (89.66%) VBScript
2 3 (10.34%) C
3 2 (6.90%) C++
3 2 (6.90%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) BitLocker
1 6 (20.69%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (6.90%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (93.10%) SCCM
2 25 (86.21%) Perfmon
3 6 (20.69%) SCOrch
3 6 (20.69%) vRealize
3 6 (20.69%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 6 (20.69%) WSUS
4 2 (6.90%) ThinApp
5 1 (3.45%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
2 23 (79.31%) Bloomberg
3 19 (65.52%) Reuters
4 9 (31.03%) Apple
5 8 (27.59%) Citrix
6 6 (20.69%) VMware
7 4 (13.79%) Ivanti
8 2 (6.90%) Lumension
8 2 (6.90%) McAfee
8 2 (6.90%) Sophos
9 1 (3.45%) Progress
9 1 (3.45%) Symantec