The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 19 9
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 17.65% 5.56% 24.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.71% 100.00% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 11
Average salary £48,750 £23,250 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+109.67% -18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £18,650 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £27,850 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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 Hertford region.

Operating Systems Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 20.59% 5.56% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 14
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% +1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £17,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

Windows
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

Windows Salary Trend in Hertford

Windows
Salary Histogram in Hertford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Hertford region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Hertford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) XSL
2 4 (57.14%) XSLT
2 4 (57.14%) NFS
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) IIS
2 4 (57.14%) WSDL
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 4 (57.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Head of Development
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 4 (57.14%) SOAP
1 4 (57.14%) XML
1 4 (57.14%) XSL
1 4 (57.14%) XSLT
1 4 (57.14%) WSDL
1 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
1 4 (57.14%) jQuery
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) NFS
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft