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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 12.70% 27.27% 24.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.06% 100.00% 79.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 17
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £23,400 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,950 £38,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,625
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.05%
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 9 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 26.98% 27.27% 31.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 23
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,417
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +2.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £39,650
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 21 November 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Dunstable

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (43.75%) Citrix
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (37.50%) ITIL
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
6 5 (31.25%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
6 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) Migration
6 5 (31.25%) Clustering
6 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (25.00%) .NET
7 4 (25.00%) UNIX
7 4 (25.00%) ERP
8 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
8 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
8 3 (18.75%) SAN
8 3 (18.75%) EMC
8 3 (18.75%) VB
8 3 (18.75%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) C++
8 3 (18.75%) Project Management
8 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
8 3 (18.75%) Banking

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (12.50%) Lync
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security
2 2 (12.50%) DHCP
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) NAS
3 1 (6.25%) HTTP
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) MySQL
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (6.25%) SQLite
5 1 (6.25%) Hazelcast
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Support Specialist
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Wintel Support
5 1 (6.25%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Server Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Storage Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Backup Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (6.25%) WinForms
3 1 (6.25%) Spring
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Flex
3 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
3 1 (6.25%) Grails
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (6.25%) JSP
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) J2SE
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Celerra
2 1 (6.25%) Symmetrix DMX
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) CLARiiON
2 1 (6.25%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
1 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
2 4 (25.00%) UNIX
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Solaris
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.25%) AIX
5 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
2 5 (31.25%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) ERP
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (6.25%) Line Management
6 1 (6.25%) Software Licensing
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Product Management
6 1 (6.25%) Change Control
6 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) Operations Management
6 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.25%) UML
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) C++
2 3 (18.75%) VB
3 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 2 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) VBScript
3 2 (12.50%) C
3 2 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) XAML
4 1 (6.25%) AWK
4 1 (6.25%) VB6
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCP
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) MCSA
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) CCA
1 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (6.25%) MCTS
1 1 (6.25%) MCITP
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (12.50%) XenApp
2 2 (12.50%) XenServer
2 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (6.25%) SRDF
3 1 (6.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) WSUS
2 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Citrix
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) EMC
5 2 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) AppSense
5 2 (12.50%) LANDesk
5 2 (12.50%) CommVault
6 1 (6.25%) NetApp
6 1 (6.25%) StorageTek
6 1 (6.25%) Veritas
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.25%) Symantec
6 1 (6.25%) Adobe
6 1 (6.25%) Sun
6 1 (6.25%) XMPie
6 1 (6.25%) Brocade
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago