The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Dunstable region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 11 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 19.30% 14.67% 10.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 84.62% 47.83% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 3
Average salary £37,000 £27,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.03% -49.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £29,000 £56,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 22.81% 30.67% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 14
Average salary £37,000 £29,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.58% -45.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,200 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
Bedfordshire

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Windows
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Windows Salary Trend in Dunstable

Windows
Salary Histogram in Dunstable

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Dunstable region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Dunstable

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
4 9 (34.62%) SQL
4 9 (34.62%) Windows 7
5 8 (30.77%) Civica
5 8 (30.77%) VMware
6 7 (26.92%) WSUS
6 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (26.92%) XenServer
6 7 (26.92%) LANDesk
6 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
6 7 (26.92%) MS Office
6 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
6 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
6 7 (26.92%) CRM
6 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
7 6 (23.08%) .NET
7 6 (23.08%) Java
7 6 (23.08%) Project Management
7 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
7 6 (23.08%) Workflow
7 6 (23.08%) Finance
7 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (19.23%) Firewall
8 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (19.23%) Network Security
8 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (19.23%) DHCP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (7.69%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (7.69%) Lync
1 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Office
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
3 3 (11.54%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) DHCP
1 5 (19.23%) DNS
1 5 (19.23%) Firewall
1 5 (19.23%) Network Security
2 4 (15.38%) SAN
3 3 (11.54%) NAS
4 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
4 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) MySQL
5 1 (3.85%) Hazelcast
5 1 (3.85%) SQLite
5 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Marketing
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Systems Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Wintel Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Business Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Systems Support
6 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Systems Support Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) CRM Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) CRM Systems Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
7 2 (7.69%) Wintel Support
7 2 (7.69%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
2 3 (11.54%) WinForms
2 3 (11.54%) JSP
2 3 (11.54%) Apache Flex
3 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 2 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) Spring
4 1 (3.85%) XML
4 1 (3.85%) J2SE
4 1 (3.85%) Middleware
4 1 (3.85%) Silverlight
4 1 (3.85%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) CLARiiON
1 1 (3.85%) Symmetrix
1 1 (3.85%) Celerra
1 1 (3.85%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (34.62%) Windows 7
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (15.38%) Linux
5 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
5 3 (11.54%) UNIX
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.85%) AIX
7 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
1 7 (26.92%) CRM
2 6 (23.08%) Project Management
2 6 (23.08%) Workflow
2 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
4 2 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Product Management
5 1 (3.85%) Memory Management
5 1 (3.85%) Change Control
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) Operations Management
5 1 (3.85%) Data Management
5 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.85%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 3 (11.54%) C++
4 3 (11.54%) VB
5 2 (7.69%) C
5 2 (7.69%) VBScript
5 2 (7.69%) Python
6 1 (3.85%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.85%) XAML
6 1 (3.85%) AWK
6 1 (3.85%) VB6
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.85%) MCTS
2 1 (3.85%) MCITP
2 1 (3.85%) MCP
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) MCSA
2 1 (3.85%) CCA
2 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
1 7 (26.92%) XenServer
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (7.69%) XenApp
3 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (3.85%) SRDF
4 1 (3.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) WSUS
2 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) VMware
2 8 (30.77%) Civica
3 7 (26.92%) LANDesk
4 3 (11.54%) XMPie
4 3 (11.54%) Adobe
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle
4 3 (11.54%) EMC
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) CommVault
5 2 (7.69%) HP
5 2 (7.69%) AppSense
6 1 (3.85%) Brocade
6 1 (3.85%) Sun
6 1 (3.85%) NetApp
6 1 (3.85%) StorageTek
6 1 (3.85%) Veritas
6 1 (3.85%) Symantec
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Actis Recruitment Ltd
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