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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 8.70% 13.33% 15.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 75.00% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 17
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.68%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
9 8 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 13.04% 17.78% 29.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 28
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £19,900 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Banking
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Migration
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Citrix
3 6 (46.15%) C#
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
3 6 (46.15%) .NET
3 6 (46.15%) IIS
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 6 (46.15%) CSS
3 6 (46.15%) Web Services
3 6 (46.15%) ITIL
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
3 6 (46.15%) MVC
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) jQuery
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (46.15%) HTML5
3 6 (46.15%) Entity Framework
3 6 (46.15%) CSS3

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 6 (46.15%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (53.85%) Banking
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Financial Institution
3 2 (15.38%) French Language
3 2 (15.38%) German Language
3 2 (15.38%) Hindi Language
3 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 2 (15.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Server Support Specialist
2 5 (38.46%) Server Specialist
2 5 (38.46%) Server Support
2 5 (38.46%) Support Specialist
3 4 (30.77%) Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
1 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) Web Services
1 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
1 6 (46.15%) jQuery
1 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (46.15%) HTML5
1 6 (46.15%) Entity Framework
1 6 (46.15%) CSS3
1 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Migration
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
1 6 (46.15%) MVC
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
2 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
2 5 (38.46%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
1 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) Tieto
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle