The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 13.56% 10.00% 2.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.06% 62.50% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 1
Average salary £37,000 £27,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.03% +8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Windows
Bedfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
17 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 28.81% 16.00% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 5
Average salary £37,000 £29,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.58% -38.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £22,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 20 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Dunstable

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (26.67%) Marketing
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (20.00%) JSP
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) UNIX
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (20.00%) MS Office
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (20.00%) VB
5 3 (20.00%) C++
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (20.00%) SAN
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (20.00%) Adobe
5 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (20.00%) EMC

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (13.33%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (13.33%) Lync
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (13.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) HTTP
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) MySQL
5 1 (6.67%) Hazelcast
5 1 (6.67%) SQLite
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
1 4 (26.67%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Wintel Support
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Backup Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (20.00%) WinForms
2 3 (20.00%) JSP
2 3 (20.00%) Apache Flex
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
4 1 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) J2SE
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware
4 1 (6.67%) Silverlight
4 1 (6.67%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) CLARiiON
1 1 (6.67%) Symmetrix
1 1 (6.67%) Celerra
1 1 (6.67%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.67%) AIX
5 1 (6.67%) Solaris
5 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Project Management
1 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Product Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) UML
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Management
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
3 3 (20.00%) VB
3 3 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) VBScript
4 2 (13.33%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.67%) XAML
5 1 (6.67%) AWK
5 1 (6.67%) VB6
5 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.67%) MCTS
2 1 (6.67%) MCITP
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
2 1 (6.67%) CCA
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) XenApp
2 2 (13.33%) XenServer
2 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (6.67%) SRDF
3 1 (6.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) WSUS
2 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Adobe
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) EMC
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) XMPie
3 2 (13.33%) LANDesk
3 2 (13.33%) AppSense
3 2 (13.33%) Civica
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) CommVault
3 2 (13.33%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Sun
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) StorageTek
4 1 (6.67%) Veritas
4 1 (6.67%) Symantec
4 1 (6.67%) Brocade