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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 15.56% 30.19% 27.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 87.50% 69.57% 65.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 19
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +1.38%
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
8 23 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 17.78% 43.40% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 28
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +4.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £47,000
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 3 March 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Dunstable

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
3 13 (76.47%) ITIL
3 13 (76.47%) Citrix
3 13 (76.47%) Migration
3 13 (76.47%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (76.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (58.82%) Problem Management
4 10 (58.82%) Clustering
5 9 (52.94%) ERP
6 4 (23.53%) Change Control
6 4 (23.53%) Replication
6 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (17.65%) MCSA
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.76%) Banking
8 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
8 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
8 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
8 2 (11.76%) Middleware
8 2 (11.76%) Project Management
8 2 (11.76%) Finance

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
1 2 (11.76%) JBoss
1 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) SQLite
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Support Specialist
2 6 (35.29%) Server Support Specialist
2 6 (35.29%) Server Support
2 6 (35.29%) Server Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) Server Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Middleware
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (5.88%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Clustering
2 4 (23.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
1 2 (11.76%) Solaris
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) ITIL
1 13 (76.47%) Migration
2 10 (58.82%) Problem Management
3 9 (52.94%) ERP
4 4 (23.53%) Change Control
4 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) Line Management
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) VB
2 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.88%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 1 (5.88%) XAML
2 1 (5.88%) VB6
2 1 (5.88%) Ruby
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) MCSA
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 13 (76.47%) Citrix
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
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