The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harpenden region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harpenden 4.76% 18.18% 90.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 10
Average salary £38,500 £28,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -25.33%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
Windows
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Harpenden
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harpenden 19.05% 18.18% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 10
Average salary £38,000 £27,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.18% +14.58%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Harpenden

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Harpenden

Windows
Salary Trend in Harpenden

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

Windows Salary Trend in Harpenden

Windows
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Harpenden

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Harpenden 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 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
1 4 (57.14%) Spiceworks
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Adobe
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Harpenden by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Harpenden 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 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (28.57%) IT Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
1 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Spiceworks
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Dell
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) VMware