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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 332 420 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.93% 17.09% 18.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.34% 62.69% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 288 306 342
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,800 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,700
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Windows
East of England

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
493 670 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.14% 27.27% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 434 529 535
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,100 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 24 August 2016.

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 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -6 55 £44,500 -1.11% 6
Stevenage +12 44 £37,500 +36.36% 3
Hemel Hempstead -11 32 £40,000 +25.00% 5
Welwyn Garden City +4 30 £47,500 - 1
Letchworth +8 24 £30,500 -26.06% 2
St Albans 0 22 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Rickmansworth +30 16 £35,000 +27.27%
Borehamwood +7 15 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Hertford 0 12 £22,500 -67.85%
Royston -3 9 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Hoddesdon - 8 £21,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 7 £35,000 - 1
Cheshunt - 6 £60,000 -
Hitchin 0 1 - - 1
Harpenden - 1 £19,500 -
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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.

1 288 (46.23%) Microsoft
2 266 (42.70%) Windows Server
3 228 (36.60%) Active Directory
4 202 (32.42%) VMware
5 181 (29.05%) Linux
6 168 (26.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 161 (25.84%) VMware Infrastructure
8 154 (24.72%) SQL Server
9 146 (23.43%) SQL
9 146 (23.43%) Cisco
10 145 (23.27%) MS Exchange
11 144 (23.11%) MS Excel
12 139 (22.31%) MS Office
13 137 (21.99%) Firewall
14 132 (21.19%) ITIL
15 130 (20.87%) Citrix
16 125 (20.06%) Windows Server 2012
17 120 (19.26%) TCP/IP
18 119 (19.10%) Windows 7
19 106 (17.01%) WAN
20 105 (16.85%) DNS
21 103 (16.53%) VPN
22 95 (15.25%) DHCP
23 90 (14.45%) SAN
24 89 (14.29%) LAN
25 87 (13.96%) Windows Server 2003
26 76 (12.20%) Hyper-V
27 73 (11.72%) Microsoft Certification
28 72 (11.56%) .NET
29 69 (11.08%) C#

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
1 145 (23.27%) MS Exchange
2 62 (9.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 53 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 44 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 42 (6.74%) IIS
6 29 (4.65%) Skype for Business
7 27 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 24 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 18 (2.89%) SharePoint
10 15 (2.41%) Apache
11 13 (2.09%) Elasticsearch
12 11 (1.77%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.80%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.48%) Confluence
15 1 (0.16%) Drupal
15 1 (0.16%) Marvel
15 1 (0.16%) Office Communications Server
15 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 144 (23.11%) MS Excel
2 139 (22.31%) MS Office
3 11 (1.77%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.48%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.32%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.16%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.16%) InDesign
7 1 (0.16%) MS Project
7 1 (0.16%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (1.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.96%) Oracle Assets
2 6 (0.96%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (0.48%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 57 (9.15%) Office 365
2 16 (2.57%) PaaS
3 12 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.80%) Mimecast
5 4 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.16%) AdWords
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.16%) IaaS
7 1 (0.16%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 137 (21.99%) Firewall
2 120 (19.26%) TCP/IP
3 106 (17.01%) WAN
4 105 (16.85%) DNS
5 103 (16.53%) VPN
6 95 (15.25%) DHCP
7 90 (14.45%) SAN
8 89 (14.29%) LAN
9 51 (8.19%) Network Security
10 37 (5.94%) NAS
11 35 (5.62%) VLAN
12 33 (5.30%) Wireless
13 29 (4.65%) VoIP
14 28 (4.49%) Cisco ASA
15 26 (4.17%) NetScaler
16 23 (3.69%) Remote Desktop
16 23 (3.69%) SMTP
17 19 (3.05%) iSCSI
17 19 (3.05%) SSH
18 18 (2.89%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (24.72%) SQL Server
2 37 (5.94%) MySQL
3 34 (5.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (3.69%) PostgreSQL
5 20 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (3.05%) NoSQL
6 19 (3.05%) Redis
7 15 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (1.93%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.44%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (0.80%) Navicat
11 5 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (0.80%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.64%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.48%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 18 (2.89%) JIRA
2 15 (2.41%) Visual Studio
3 9 (1.44%) LabVIEW
3 9 (1.44%) Subversion
4 8 (1.28%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.96%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (0.80%) PhpStorm
7 3 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.48%) Bitbucket
7 3 (0.48%) ClearCase
7 3 (0.48%) ClearQuest
7 3 (0.48%) FishEye
7 3 (0.48%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.48%) Selenium
7 3 (0.48%) SonarQube
7 3 (0.48%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (0.48%) Zephyr
8 2 (0.32%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.32%) JMeter
8 2 (0.32%) LoadRunner
General
1 55 (8.83%) Finance
2 37 (5.94%) Retail
3 25 (4.01%) Telecoms
4 15 (2.41%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.44%) Aerospace
5 9 (1.44%) Front Office
6 8 (1.28%) Banking
7 7 (1.12%) Electronics
7 7 (1.12%) Marketing
8 6 (0.96%) General Ledger
9 5 (0.80%) Local Government
10 3 (0.48%) Advertising
10 3 (0.48%) Legal
11 2 (0.32%) Arabic Language
11 2 (0.32%) Back Office
11 2 (0.32%) Billing
11 2 (0.32%) Law
11 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.32%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 144 (23.11%) Support Engineer
2 92 (14.77%) Analyst
3 72 (11.56%) Developer
4 60 (9.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 51 (8.19%) 3rd Line Support
6 50 (8.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 50 (8.03%) Support Analyst
7 44 (7.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 44 (7.06%) IT Support
8 43 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
9 41 (6.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 39 (6.26%) IT Engineer
11 38 (6.10%) C# Developer
12 36 (5.78%) Windows Engineer
13 33 (5.30%) .NET Developer
13 33 (5.30%) Technical Engineer
14 32 (5.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 32 (5.14%) Consultant
14 32 (5.14%) Desktop Support
15 30 (4.82%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (11.56%) .NET
2 54 (8.67%) HTML
3 46 (7.38%) ASP.NET
3 46 (7.38%) CSS
4 31 (4.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (4.98%) XML
5 29 (4.65%) HTML5
6 28 (4.49%) CSS3
7 25 (4.01%) .NET Framework
8 23 (3.69%) Web Services
9 22 (3.53%) Middleware
10 20 (3.21%) AngularJS
11 19 (3.05%) Apache Cordova
11 19 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 19 (3.05%) RabbitMQ
12 17 (2.73%) MAPI
13 16 (2.57%) WPF
14 13 (2.09%) PhoneGap
14 13 (2.09%) SignalR
15 12 (1.93%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 58 (9.31%) Data Centre
2 46 (7.38%) Blackberry
3 45 (7.22%) Replication
4 44 (7.06%) Mathematics
5 31 (4.98%) Computer Science
6 30 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
7 29 (4.65%) Driving Licence
8 26 (4.17%) iPhone
9 25 (4.01%) Management Information System
10 18 (2.89%) Clustering
11 17 (2.73%) iPad
11 17 (2.73%) PDA
11 17 (2.73%) Smartphone
12 16 (2.57%) PACS
13 13 (2.09%) Handset
14 11 (1.77%) CESG
14 11 (1.77%) User Experience
15 10 (1.61%) Mobile App
16 9 (1.44%) CESG CLAS
16 9 (1.44%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 266 (42.70%) Windows Server
2 181 (29.05%) Linux
3 168 (26.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 125 (20.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 119 (19.10%) Windows 7
6 87 (13.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 67 (10.75%) Unix
8 59 (9.47%) Windows 8
9 57 (9.15%) Windows XP
10 46 (7.38%) Windows 10
11 31 (4.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 27 (4.33%) Android
13 21 (3.37%) Windows Vista
14 11 (1.77%) CentOS
15 9 (1.44%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.96%) Solaris
17 5 (0.80%) Apple iOS
18 3 (0.48%) AIX
19 2 (0.32%) Debian
19 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (21.19%) ITIL
2 43 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (6.74%) Disaster Recovery
3 42 (6.74%) E-Commerce
3 42 (6.74%) Mentoring
4 40 (6.42%) MVC
5 39 (6.26%) Web Development
6 33 (5.30%) ITIL V3
7 29 (4.65%) Change Management
8 28 (4.49%) Problem Management
9 26 (4.17%) Information Security
10 24 (3.85%) Service Management
11 22 (3.53%) Service Delivery
11 22 (3.53%) Software Engineering
12 20 (3.21%) Workflow
13 19 (3.05%) CQRS
14 18 (2.89%) Data Protection
15 17 (2.73%) Cybersecurity
15 17 (2.73%) Incident Management
15 17 (2.73%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 146 (23.43%) SQL
2 69 (11.08%) C#
3 44 (7.06%) JavaScript
4 34 (5.46%) C++
5 31 (4.98%) Java
6 30 (4.82%) Perl
7 28 (4.49%) Python
7 28 (4.49%) T-SQL
8 26 (4.17%) PowerShell
9 23 (3.69%) VB.NET
10 22 (3.53%) C
11 21 (3.37%) Shell Script
12 19 (3.05%) TypeScript
13 15 (2.41%) VB
14 14 (2.25%) PHP
15 9 (1.44%) VBScript
16 8 (1.28%) Bash Shell
17 6 (0.96%) PL/SQL
18 5 (0.80%) PHP 5
19 3 (0.48%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 73 (11.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (10.59%) Degree
3 63 (10.11%) Security Cleared
4 54 (8.67%) SC Cleared
5 45 (7.22%) Cisco Certification
5 45 (7.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 42 (6.74%) MCSE
7 37 (5.94%) CCNA
8 20 (3.21%) CISSP
9 18 (2.89%) MCP
10 14 (2.25%) CCAA
10 14 (2.25%) Citrix Certification
11 13 (2.09%) CCNP
12 12 (1.93%) DV Cleared
12 12 (1.93%) MCDST
13 11 (1.77%) MCSA
14 10 (1.61%) CESG Certified Professional
15 9 (1.44%) CCA
15 9 (1.44%) CISM
15 9 (1.44%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.94%) SLA
2 25 (4.01%) PCI DSS
3 14 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.44%) QA
5 6 (0.96%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.80%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.16%) ECSS
System Software
1 228 (36.60%) Active Directory
2 161 (25.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (12.20%) Hyper-V
4 64 (10.27%) XenApp
5 60 (9.63%) vSphere
6 48 (7.70%) VMware ESX
7 31 (4.98%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (2.89%) XenDesktop
9 17 (2.73%) Terminal Services
10 13 (2.09%) NFS
11 10 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (0.80%) Firmware
12 5 (0.80%) KVM
12 5 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (0.48%) Samba
13 3 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.32%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.32%) Xen
14 2 (0.32%) XenServer
15 1 (0.16%) UAG
Systems Management
1 41 (6.58%) SCCM
2 27 (4.33%) Backup Exec
3 11 (1.77%) WSUS
4 9 (1.44%) SCOM
5 6 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.80%) Data Guard
6 5 (0.80%) QRadar
6 5 (0.80%) RSA Security Analytics
7 4 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (0.64%) Nessus
8 3 (0.48%) FortiGate
8 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (0.48%) Nmap
9 2 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.32%) HP SiteScope
9 2 (0.32%) SCDPM
9 2 (0.32%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.16%) Cisco UCCE
10 1 (0.16%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 288 (46.23%) Microsoft
2 202 (32.42%) VMware
3 146 (23.43%) Cisco
4 130 (20.87%) Citrix
5 66 (10.59%) Oracle
6 58 (9.31%) HP
7 34 (5.46%) Apple
8 26 (4.17%) CheckPoint
8 26 (4.17%) Dell
9 21 (3.37%) 3PAR
9 21 (3.37%) Becrypt
10 20 (3.21%) Sybase
11 17 (2.73%) Draytek
11 17 (2.73%) Veeam
12 16 (2.57%) Symantec
13 14 (2.25%) IBM
14 13 (2.09%) Avaya
14 13 (2.09%) SonicWALL
15 12 (1.93%) Juniper
15 12 (1.93%) Red Hat
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
KnownFour
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
ninesharp
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Family Lives
Salary: £20,492 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Omniledger Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Capita
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Bristow Holland
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + PERKS
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + bonus, on call
Posted: 6 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20k-25k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertfordshire
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45k
Posted: 6 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Bonus, Private Medical, Pension...
Posted: 5 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 5 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Luxottica North Europe
Posted: 18 days ago