The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 1 10
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 10.91% 34.88% 18.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 65.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 15
Average salary £22,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £46,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +2.81%
Windows
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 10.91% 34.88% 27.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 18
Average salary £22,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

Windows Salary Trend in Herefordshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Herefordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Herefordshire

Windows
Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ross-on-Wye -2 3 £22,000 - 1
Hereford -5 2 £23,000 -37.23%
Windows
West Midlands

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Symantec
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) Adobe
4 2 (18.18%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) DHCP
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) Apple
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
4 2 (18.18%) vSphere
4 2 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
4 2 (18.18%) LINQ
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) IT Support
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Field Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) XML
1 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
1 2 (18.18%) LINQ
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET
2 1 (9.09%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
2 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Android
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) UML
1 1 (9.09%) OO
1 1 (9.09%) OOD
1 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
1 1 (9.09%) Metaprogramming
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
1 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) VB6
2 1 (9.09%) VB
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) C++
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Symantec
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Adobe
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
Ross-On-Wye
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago