The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 13 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 278 350 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.61% 16.87% 17.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.28% 67.83% 63.87%
Number of salaries quoted 232 292 285
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,925
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,700 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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

Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
477 516 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.36% 24.87% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 369 415 442
Median salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Windows Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Windows
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +10 86 £37,500 - 11
Hemel Hempstead -3 38 £30,750 -26.78% 9
Stevenage -12 20 £26,000 +52.94%
Welwyn Garden City -2 14 £35,750 +5.92% 2
Borehamwood -13 10 £37,500 +15.38%
St Albans -27 10 £46,250 +8.82% 3
Letchworth -3 8 £32,750 +45.55% 2
Cheshunt - 8 £25,000 -
Potters Bar +1 6 £21,000 -30.00%
Broxbourne - 3 £23,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £40,500 -
Tring 0 1 £32,500 -7.80%
Kings Langley -1 1 £47,500 +26.66%
Rickmansworth -3 1 £22,000 -32.30%
Hertford -8 1 £24,000 -15.78% 1
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 228 (41.38%) Active Directory
2 220 (39.93%) Microsoft
3 214 (38.84%) Windows Server
4 189 (34.30%) Linux
5 168 (30.49%) VMware
6 142 (25.77%) SQL
7 139 (25.23%) VMware Infrastructure
8 130 (23.59%) ITIL
9 114 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 104 (18.87%) Windows Server 2012
11 101 (18.33%) MS Excel
12 100 (18.15%) Firewall
13 98 (17.79%) Cisco
14 95 (17.24%) DNS
15 93 (16.88%) MS Office
16 87 (15.79%) SQL Server
16 87 (15.79%) TCP/IP
16 87 (15.79%) Citrix
17 86 (15.61%) MS Exchange
18 83 (15.06%) Windows 7
19 81 (14.70%) Office 365
20 80 (14.52%) DHCP
21 77 (13.97%) WAN
22 68 (12.34%) Microsoft Certification
23 62 (11.25%) LAN
24 59 (10.71%) Oracle
25 56 (10.16%) Degree
26 54 (9.80%) Hyper-V
26 54 (9.80%) Data Centre
27 52 (9.44%) VPN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 86 (15.61%) MS Exchange
2 38 (6.90%) Skype for Business
3 34 (6.17%) IIS
4 20 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (3.63%) SharePoint
5 14 (2.54%) WebSphere
6 13 (2.36%) Apache
6 13 (2.36%) Tomcat
7 12 (2.18%) WebLogic
8 11 (2.00%) JBoss
9 10 (1.81%) Confluence
9 10 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (1.45%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.91%) Office Communications Server
12 4 (0.73%) IBM Domino
13 3 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (0.36%) WildFly
15 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
15 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 101 (18.33%) MS Excel
2 93 (16.88%) MS Office
3 9 (1.63%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.73%) SOLIDWORKS
5 3 (0.54%) GNU Octave
5 3 (0.54%) Simulink
6 2 (0.36%) InDesign
7 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.73%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.54%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (0.54%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (0.54%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 81 (14.70%) Office 365
2 32 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (3.09%) PaaS
5 12 (2.18%) Mimecast
6 8 (1.45%) SaaS
7 4 (0.73%) IaaS
8 3 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.18%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 100 (18.15%) Firewall
2 95 (17.24%) DNS
3 87 (15.79%) TCP/IP
4 80 (14.52%) DHCP
5 77 (13.97%) WAN
6 62 (11.25%) LAN
7 52 (9.44%) VPN
8 40 (7.26%) SAN
9 31 (5.63%) Remote Desktop
10 27 (4.90%) Network Security
11 26 (4.72%) VoIP
12 23 (4.17%) VLAN
13 18 (3.27%) MPLS
13 18 (3.27%) PBX
14 16 (2.90%) Unified Communications
15 15 (2.72%) ISDN
15 15 (2.72%) Skype
16 14 (2.54%) Cisco ASA
16 14 (2.54%) HTTP
16 14 (2.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.99%) MySQL
3 14 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (2.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
6 10 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (1.63%) RDBMS
7 9 (1.63%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (0.91%) DB2
10 5 (0.91%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.73%) GIS
11 4 (0.73%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 24 (4.36%) Subversion
2 21 (3.81%) JIRA
3 20 (3.63%) Visual Studio
4 17 (3.09%) LabVIEW
5 12 (2.18%) Git (software)
5 12 (2.18%) Jenkins
6 10 (1.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (1.81%) Bitbucket
6 10 (1.81%) FishEye
6 10 (1.81%) Sonatype Nexus
7 9 (1.63%) ClearCase
7 9 (1.63%) ClearQuest
7 9 (1.63%) SonarQube
8 7 (1.27%) Maven
9 6 (1.09%) Zephyr
10 5 (0.91%) Ant
10 5 (0.91%) Gradle
11 4 (0.73%) MSTest
11 4 (0.73%) NUnit
11 4 (0.73%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 51 (9.26%) Finance
2 43 (7.80%) Retail
3 30 (5.44%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.36%) Banking
5 10 (1.81%) Marketing
6 7 (1.27%) Legal
7 5 (0.91%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.73%) Multimedia
8 4 (0.73%) Publishing
9 3 (0.54%) Electronics
9 3 (0.54%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.54%) Mandarin Language
10 2 (0.36%) Back Office
10 2 (0.36%) Front Office
10 2 (0.36%) Local Government
10 2 (0.36%) Military
10 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 114 (20.69%) Analyst
2 86 (15.61%) Support Engineer
3 76 (13.79%) Developer
4 61 (11.07%) Support Analyst
5 49 (8.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 38 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 37 (6.72%) 3rd Line Support
8 35 (6.35%) Windows Engineer
9 34 (6.17%) Administrator
9 34 (6.17%) IT Support
10 33 (5.99%) Consultant
10 33 (5.99%) Software Developer
11 32 (5.81%) 2nd Line Support
11 32 (5.81%) Help Desk Support
11 32 (5.81%) Network Engineer
12 29 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 27 (4.90%) Applications Support
14 26 (4.72%) 1st Line Support
14 26 (4.72%) C++ Developer
15 25 (4.54%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (7.44%) HTML
2 37 (6.72%) .NET
3 29 (5.26%) CSS
4 28 (5.08%) AngularJS
5 26 (4.72%) Middleware
6 23 (4.17%) XML
7 22 (3.99%) HTML5
7 22 (3.99%) jQuery
8 21 (3.81%) Web Services
9 20 (3.63%) ASP.NET
10 15 (2.72%) .NET Framework
10 15 (2.72%) Node.js
10 15 (2.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (2.18%) LAMP
12 11 (2.00%) Entity Framework
13 10 (1.81%) OpenCV
13 10 (1.81%) OpenGL
14 9 (1.63%) iOS SDK
15 6 (1.09%) WCF
15 6 (1.09%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 54 (9.80%) Data Centre
2 44 (7.99%) Computer Science
3 27 (4.90%) Management Information System
4 26 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (3.63%) Mathematics
6 19 (3.45%) Physics
7 16 (2.90%) Fat Client
7 16 (2.90%) Thin Client
8 14 (2.54%) Replication
9 12 (2.18%) Algorithms
10 11 (2.00%) Driving Licence
11 9 (1.63%) Blackberry
11 9 (1.63%) EPoS
12 8 (1.45%) Clustering
12 8 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 8 (1.45%) Handset
12 8 (1.45%) iPad
13 7 (1.27%) User Experience
14 6 (1.09%) DataPower
15 5 (0.91%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 214 (38.84%) Windows Server
2 189 (34.30%) Linux
3 114 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 104 (18.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 83 (15.06%) Windows 7
6 48 (8.71%) Unix
7 36 (6.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (6.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 32 (5.81%) Windows 8
10 31 (5.63%) Windows 10
11 29 (5.26%) Android
12 25 (4.54%) Apple iOS
13 22 (3.99%) Windows XP
14 11 (2.00%) Mac OS X
15 8 (1.45%) CentOS
16 7 (1.27%) AIX
17 5 (0.91%) Solaris
18 4 (0.73%) Windows Vista
19 3 (0.54%) Mac OS
20 2 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (23.59%) ITIL
2 41 (7.44%) Change Management
3 35 (6.35%) Software Engineering
4 33 (5.99%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (5.99%) Mentoring
5 31 (5.63%) E-Commerce
6 27 (4.90%) Service Delivery
7 26 (4.72%) Presales
8 25 (4.54%) Incident Management
8 25 (4.54%) OOD
9 23 (4.17%) Information Security
9 23 (4.17%) Problem Management
10 22 (3.99%) Network Management
11 21 (3.81%) Data Analysis
11 21 (3.81%) Disaster Recovery
12 20 (3.63%) Configuration Management
12 20 (3.63%) Migration
12 20 (3.63%) TDD
13 19 (3.45%) OO
13 19 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (25.77%) SQL
2 49 (8.89%) C#
3 47 (8.53%) C++
4 42 (7.62%) JavaScript
4 42 (7.62%) PowerShell
5 41 (7.44%) C
6 34 (6.17%) Java
7 25 (4.54%) Shell Script
8 23 (4.17%) VB
9 21 (3.81%) VBScript
10 20 (3.63%) Perl
11 17 (3.09%) PHP
12 16 (2.90%) Python
13 14 (2.54%) T-SQL
14 8 (1.45%) Assembly Language
15 7 (1.27%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.27%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.73%) Ruby
17 2 (0.36%) Scala
17 2 (0.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 68 (12.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (10.16%) Degree
3 38 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (6.72%) CCNA
4 37 (6.72%) Security Cleared
5 33 (5.99%) MCSE
6 28 (5.08%) MCP
6 28 (5.08%) SC Cleared
7 27 (4.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 14 (2.54%) MCITP
9 13 (2.36%) MCTS
10 8 (1.45%) BC Cleared
10 8 (1.45%) CCAA
10 8 (1.45%) CISSP
10 8 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (1.45%) MCSA
11 6 (1.09%) CCA
11 6 (1.09%) RHCE
11 6 (1.09%) VCAP
11 6 (1.09%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (7.44%) SLA
2 24 (4.36%) PCI DSS
3 22 (3.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.63%) QA
5 3 (0.54%) ECSS
6 2 (0.36%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 228 (41.38%) Active Directory
2 139 (25.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (9.80%) Hyper-V
4 38 (6.90%) vSphere
5 26 (4.72%) VMware ESXi
6 25 (4.54%) Terminal Services
7 24 (4.36%) XenApp
8 22 (3.99%) VMware ESX
9 18 (3.27%) XenDesktop
10 14 (2.54%) vCloud
11 11 (2.00%) Samba
12 7 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
13 6 (1.09%) Firmware
13 6 (1.09%) Forefront TMG
13 6 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
14 5 (0.91%) KVM
14 5 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (0.91%) XenServer
15 3 (0.54%) Docker
16 2 (0.36%) iptables
Systems Management
1 40 (7.26%) SCCM
2 20 (3.63%) SCOM
3 14 (2.54%) Puppet
4 11 (2.00%) vRealize
5 10 (1.81%) Backup Exec
6 9 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (1.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 4 (0.73%) AirWatch
8 4 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (0.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (0.73%) XenMobile
8 4 (0.73%) ZENworks
9 3 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (0.54%) Nessus
9 3 (0.54%) Nmap
9 3 (0.54%) ThinApp
10 2 (0.36%) QRadar
10 2 (0.36%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 220 (39.93%) Microsoft
2 168 (30.49%) VMware
3 98 (17.79%) Cisco
4 87 (15.79%) Citrix
5 59 (10.71%) Oracle
6 33 (5.99%) HP
7 21 (3.81%) CheckPoint
7 21 (3.81%) Computacenter
7 21 (3.81%) Red Hat
8 20 (3.63%) IBM
9 16 (2.90%) Dell
9 16 (2.90%) NetApp
9 16 (2.90%) Veeam
10 11 (2.00%) Symantec
11 10 (1.81%) Atlassian
11 10 (1.81%) Sonatype
11 10 (1.81%) Splunk
12 8 (1.45%) Remedy
13 7 (1.27%) Apple
13 7 (1.27%) Sybase
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 per annum + study support
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + 5% flex
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum Circa £24000 + Bens (Depending on Ex
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Royston, Hertfordshire
Hotel Chocolat
Salary: £competitive + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + flexible working + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
AAP3
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Execllent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £47,000 to £52,500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Salary: Competitive + bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Watford
aap3
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Watford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago