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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 4 15
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 9.68% 36.59% 13.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 93.75% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 8
Average salary £37,500 £24,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.06% -42.35%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
6 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 9.68% 39.02% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 8
Average salary £37,500 £24,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.06% -42.35%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (66.67%) VoIP
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) xDSL
4 3 (33.33%) 4G
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 3 (33.33%) ADSL
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) 3G
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (22.22%) 802.11
5 2 (22.22%) OSPF
5 2 (22.22%) RTP
5 2 (22.22%) VRRP
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (22.22%) PSTN
5 2 (22.22%) Broadband
5 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) RIP
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 8

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) VoIP
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 3 (33.33%) ADSL
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) Internet
2 3 (33.33%) 3G
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) xDSL
2 3 (33.33%) 4G
3 2 (22.22%) 802.11
3 2 (22.22%) OSPF
3 2 (22.22%) RTP
3 2 (22.22%) VRRP
3 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (22.22%) PSTN
3 2 (22.22%) Broadband
3 2 (22.22%) RIP
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) IT Support
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Technician
2 3 (33.33%) Support Manager
2 3 (33.33%) IT Support Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 3 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) iPhone
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Phone
5 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Android
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Avaya
2 1 (11.11%) VMware