The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bishop's Stortford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 1 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 5 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 16.67% 34.78% 9.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 64.00% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 4
Average salary £50,000 £36,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.05% +47.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Windows
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bishop's Stortford region.

Operating Systems Category
Bishop's Stortford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 33.33% 54.35% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 13
Average salary £50,000 £31,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.29% -22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,900 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Bishop's Stortford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Bishop's Stortford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Bishop's Stortford

Windows
Salary Trend in Bishop's Stortford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Bishop's Stortford region.

Windows Salary Trend in Bishop's Stortford

Windows
Salary Histogram in Bishop's Stortford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Bishop's Stortford region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bishop's Stortford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bishop's Stortford region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
3 3 (37.50%) Struts2
3 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
3 3 (37.50%) Sybase
3 3 (37.50%) JUnit
3 3 (37.50%) Struts
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Swing
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (12.50%) GFI Software
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (12.50%) WatchGuard
5 1 (12.50%) Automotive
5 1 (12.50%) Games

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bishop's Stortford region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) ADSL
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JUnit
1 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Graduate
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Struts
1 3 (37.50%) Struts2
2 2 (25.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Informatics
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
1 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Sybase
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Sage
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) WatchGuard
3 1 (12.50%) GFI Software