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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 297 387 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.78% 16.45% 19.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.53% 63.55% 66.37%
Number of salaries quoted 245 319 343
Median salary £36,750 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £25,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £59,100
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +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
475 609 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.64% 25.88% 29.48%
Number of salaries quoted 401 517 545
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,100 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,479
% change year-on-year
- +2.79%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -9 50 £42,500 - 7
Hemel Hempstead -7 38 £42,000 +20.00% 3
Stevenage +9 28 £31,250 -10.71% 5
Welwyn Garden City +9 28 £47,500 +2.70% 3
Letchworth +9 17 £30,500 -23.75%
Borehamwood +2 15 £40,000 +34.45% 1
St Albans -10 13 £45,000 - 1
Rickmansworth +25 12 £35,000 +7.69%
Hertford -5 8 £22,500 +1.12% 1
Bishop's Stortford - 7 £34,500 -
Royston -10 6 £40,000 -11.11%
Cheshunt - 6 £60,000 -
Harpenden -11 4 £28,750 -50.00%
Potters Bar -4 3 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Hoddesdon - 3 £22,750 -
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 261 (43.43%) Windows Server
2 259 (43.09%) Microsoft
3 247 (41.10%) Active Directory
4 189 (31.45%) VMware
5 185 (30.78%) Linux
6 151 (25.12%) VMware Infrastructure
7 146 (24.29%) SQL
8 144 (23.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 137 (22.80%) ITIL
10 135 (22.46%) Citrix
11 129 (21.46%) MS Office
12 128 (21.30%) MS Excel
13 118 (19.63%) MS Exchange
14 117 (19.47%) Cisco
15 114 (18.97%) SQL Server
15 114 (18.97%) Firewall
16 113 (18.80%) Windows Server 2012
17 108 (17.97%) TCP/IP
18 103 (17.14%) Windows 7
19 99 (16.47%) DNS
20 87 (14.48%) VPN
21 85 (14.14%) DHCP
22 82 (13.64%) WAN
23 72 (11.98%) SAN
24 70 (11.65%) Microsoft Certification
24 70 (11.65%) Unix
24 70 (11.65%) Hyper-V
25 67 (11.15%) Windows Server 2003
26 66 (10.98%) LAN
27 64 (10.65%) Office 365

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
1 118 (19.63%) MS Exchange
2 48 (7.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (6.66%) IIS
4 36 (5.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 34 (5.66%) Skype for Business
6 26 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 15 (2.50%) Apache
7 15 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (2.33%) SharePoint
9 13 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (1.83%) Tomcat
11 7 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (1.00%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.83%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.67%) Confluence
14 4 (0.67%) Office Communications Server
15 3 (0.50%) IBM Domino
16 1 (0.17%) CMS
16 1 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
16 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 129 (21.46%) MS Office
2 128 (21.30%) MS Excel
3 11 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.50%) GNU Octave
5 3 (0.50%) Simulink
5 3 (0.50%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.17%) InDesign
7 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (1.33%) Oracle Assets
2 8 (1.33%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (0.50%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 64 (10.65%) Office 365
2 20 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.33%) PaaS
4 9 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (1.33%) Mimecast
6 3 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.17%) AdWords
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 114 (18.97%) Firewall
2 108 (17.97%) TCP/IP
3 99 (16.47%) DNS
4 87 (14.48%) VPN
5 85 (14.14%) DHCP
6 82 (13.64%) WAN
7 72 (11.98%) SAN
8 66 (10.98%) LAN
9 49 (8.15%) Network Security
10 30 (4.99%) VoIP
11 29 (4.83%) NetScaler
11 29 (4.83%) Remote Desktop
12 25 (4.16%) Cisco ASA
13 23 (3.83%) VLAN
14 22 (3.66%) iSCSI
15 20 (3.33%) Wireless
16 19 (3.16%) SSH
17 18 (3.00%) IPsec
18 17 (2.83%) NAS
19 16 (2.66%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 32 (5.32%) MySQL
3 25 (4.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (3.83%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (2.33%) NoSQL
5 14 (2.33%) Redis
5 14 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (1.50%) Relational Database
7 8 (1.33%) Oracle Database
8 7 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.83%) Data Mining
10 5 (0.83%) Navicat
11 4 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.67%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.50%) DB2
12 3 (0.50%) GIS
Development Applications
1 17 (2.83%) JIRA
2 12 (2.00%) Visual Studio
3 10 (1.66%) LabVIEW
4 9 (1.50%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.00%) Subversion
5 6 (1.00%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (0.83%) PhpStorm
7 4 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (0.67%) Bitbucket
7 4 (0.67%) ClearCase
7 4 (0.67%) ClearQuest
7 4 (0.67%) FishEye
7 4 (0.67%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.67%) SonarQube
7 4 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (0.50%) Zephyr
9 2 (0.33%) JMeter
9 2 (0.33%) Selenium
9 2 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.33%) WATIR
General
1 48 (7.99%) Finance
2 42 (6.99%) Retail
3 21 (3.49%) Telecoms
4 10 (1.66%) Banking
4 10 (1.66%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.50%) Front Office
6 8 (1.33%) General Ledger
7 7 (1.16%) Marketing
8 5 (0.83%) Aerospace
8 5 (0.83%) Local Government
9 2 (0.33%) Advertising
9 2 (0.33%) Back Office
9 2 (0.33%) Billing
9 2 (0.33%) Electronics
9 2 (0.33%) Law
9 2 (0.33%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Military
10 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 127 (21.13%) Support Engineer
2 109 (18.14%) Analyst
3 66 (10.98%) Developer
4 58 (9.65%) Support Analyst
5 47 (7.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 47 (7.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 39 (6.49%) 2nd Line Support
6 39 (6.49%) 3rd Line Support
6 39 (6.49%) Consultant
7 37 (6.16%) 1st Line Support
8 35 (5.82%) IT Support
8 35 (5.82%) Windows Engineer
9 34 (5.66%) IT Engineer
10 33 (5.49%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 31 (5.16%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 29 (4.83%) Technical Engineer
13 28 (4.66%) Windows Support Engineer
14 27 (4.49%) C# Developer
15 26 (4.33%) Administrator
15 26 (4.33%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (10.32%) .NET
2 53 (8.82%) HTML
3 46 (7.65%) CSS
4 38 (6.32%) ASP.NET
5 29 (4.83%) XML
6 27 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (4.33%) Middleware
8 25 (4.16%) .NET Framework
8 25 (4.16%) HTML5
9 20 (3.33%) CSS3
9 20 (3.33%) Web Services
10 19 (3.16%) AngularJS
11 16 (2.66%) Entity Framework
12 14 (2.33%) Apache Cordova
12 14 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 14 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
13 13 (2.16%) PhoneGap
13 13 (2.16%) SignalR
14 12 (2.00%) jQuery
14 12 (2.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 57 (9.48%) Data Centre
2 43 (7.15%) Mathematics
3 33 (5.49%) Replication
4 28 (4.66%) Computer Science
4 28 (4.66%) Management Information System
5 26 (4.33%) Blackberry
6 24 (3.99%) Driving Licence
7 22 (3.66%) iPad
8 16 (2.66%) Handset
8 16 (2.66%) PACS
9 15 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (2.50%) iPhone
9 15 (2.50%) User Experience
10 13 (2.16%) Clustering
11 11 (1.83%) CESG
11 11 (1.83%) Physics
12 10 (1.66%) CESG CLAS
12 10 (1.66%) Smartphone
13 8 (1.33%) Algorithms
14 6 (1.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 261 (43.43%) Windows Server
2 185 (30.78%) Linux
3 144 (23.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 113 (18.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 103 (17.14%) Windows 7
6 70 (11.65%) Unix
7 67 (11.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 52 (8.65%) Windows 8
9 49 (8.15%) Windows XP
10 36 (5.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (5.16%) Windows 10
12 17 (2.83%) Android
13 12 (2.00%) Mac OS X
14 11 (1.83%) Windows Vista
15 10 (1.66%) CentOS
16 5 (0.83%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.67%) AIX
17 4 (0.67%) Solaris
18 2 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
19 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (22.80%) ITIL
2 46 (7.65%) E-Commerce
3 44 (7.32%) Mentoring
4 38 (6.32%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (5.99%) Change Management
5 36 (5.99%) MVC
6 35 (5.82%) Information Security
7 33 (5.49%) Web Development
8 28 (4.66%) Disaster Recovery
8 28 (4.66%) ITIL V3
9 27 (4.49%) Problem Management
10 26 (4.33%) Service Delivery
11 23 (3.83%) Service Management
12 21 (3.49%) Presales
13 20 (3.33%) SIEM
14 19 (3.16%) Cybersecurity
14 19 (3.16%) Data Protection
14 19 (3.16%) Workflow
15 17 (2.83%) Data Analysis
15 17 (2.83%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 146 (24.29%) SQL
2 59 (9.82%) C#
3 46 (7.65%) JavaScript
4 34 (5.66%) C++
5 33 (5.49%) Java
5 33 (5.49%) Python
6 31 (5.16%) PowerShell
7 30 (4.99%) C
8 27 (4.49%) Perl
8 27 (4.49%) T-SQL
9 22 (3.66%) Shell Script
10 16 (2.66%) VB.NET
11 15 (2.50%) VB
12 14 (2.33%) TypeScript
13 13 (2.16%) PHP
14 11 (1.83%) Bash Shell
15 10 (1.66%) VBScript
16 5 (0.83%) PHP 5
17 3 (0.50%) Assembly Language
18 1 (0.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 70 (11.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (10.32%) Degree
2 62 (10.32%) Security Cleared
3 53 (8.82%) SC Cleared
4 41 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 39 (6.49%) MCSE
6 34 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (5.32%) CCNA
8 20 (3.33%) CISSP
8 20 (3.33%) MCP
9 16 (2.66%) CCAA
9 16 (2.66%) Citrix Certification
10 11 (1.83%) CCA
10 11 (1.83%) MCDST
10 11 (1.83%) MCTS
11 10 (1.66%) CESG Certified Professional
11 10 (1.66%) CISM
11 10 (1.66%) CLAS
11 10 (1.66%) DV Cleared
11 10 (1.66%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.16%) PCI DSS
2 30 (4.99%) SLA
3 16 (2.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.33%) QA
5 6 (1.00%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.83%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (0.50%) ECSS
System Software
1 247 (41.10%) Active Directory
2 151 (25.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (11.65%) Hyper-V
4 57 (9.48%) XenApp
5 50 (8.32%) vSphere
6 42 (6.99%) VMware ESX
7 25 (4.16%) VMware ESXi
8 24 (3.99%) Terminal Services
9 20 (3.33%) XenDesktop
10 10 (1.66%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (1.16%) XenServer
12 6 (1.00%) NFS
12 6 (1.00%) vCloud
12 6 (1.00%) VMware Workstation
13 5 (0.83%) Firmware
13 5 (0.83%) KVM
14 4 (0.67%) Samba
15 3 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
16 2 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
17 1 (0.17%) UAG
Systems Management
1 45 (7.49%) SCCM
2 16 (2.66%) Backup Exec
3 12 (2.00%) SCOM
4 5 (0.83%) QRadar
4 5 (0.83%) RSA Security Analytics
4 5 (0.83%) vRealize
5 4 (0.67%) AirWatch
5 4 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (0.67%) Nessus
5 4 (0.67%) WSUS
5 4 (0.67%) XenMobile
6 3 (0.50%) Nmap
7 2 (0.33%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.33%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.33%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.17%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.17%) PaperCut
8 1 (0.17%) Simpana
Vendors
1 259 (43.09%) Microsoft
2 189 (31.45%) VMware
3 135 (22.46%) Citrix
4 117 (19.47%) Cisco
5 60 (9.98%) Oracle
6 49 (8.15%) HP
7 23 (3.83%) Computacenter
8 21 (3.49%) CheckPoint
9 20 (3.33%) Sybase
10 19 (3.16%) Becrypt
11 18 (3.00%) Apple
12 15 (2.50%) Red Hat
12 15 (2.50%) Remedy
13 14 (2.33%) Dell
14 13 (2.16%) IBM
15 12 (2.00%) Veeam
16 11 (1.83%) Symantec
17 10 (1.66%) 3PAR
17 10 (1.66%) Splunk
18 9 (1.50%) Intel Security
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Airbus Group Careers
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Airbus Group Careers
Posted: 18 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: From £35,000 to £41,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertford
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Sphere IT
Salary: From £18,500 to £26,000 per annum plus benefits and training
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £40000 per annum + Total Package value c.£50K
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkhamsted
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Watford
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £60000 - £650000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
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Posted: 18 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 18 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 18 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
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Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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Ocado Technology
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 17 days ago