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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 325 485 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.34% 19.93% 18.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.50% 66.99% 67.41%
Number of salaries quoted 275 343 366
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,375
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,500
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
461 724 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.18% 29.75% 26.97%
Number of salaries quoted 385 549 551
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,900 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -7 61 £44,500 -1.11% 6
Stevenage +13 42 £37,500 -40.00% 5
St Albans +3 33 £60,000 +33.33%
Hemel Hempstead -12 27 £40,000 +42.85% 5
Welwyn Garden City -2 22 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Rickmansworth +18 19 £35,000 +27.27%
Borehamwood +7 15 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Letchworth +1 14 £30,500 -23.75% 4
Hoddesdon - 12 £21,750 -
Royston +4 8 £52,500 +5.00%
Hertford -5 6 £22,750 -67.50% 3
Bishop's Stortford - 6 £34,750 - 1
Cheshunt - 4 £42,500 -
Hitchin +2 1 - -
Potters Bar -3 1 £27,500 -1.78% 1
Harpenden - 1 £19,500 -
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 307 (46.66%) Microsoft
2 289 (43.92%) Windows Server
3 233 (35.41%) Active Directory
4 229 (34.80%) VMware
5 182 (27.66%) Linux
6 181 (27.51%) VMware Infrastructure
7 178 (27.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 175 (26.60%) SQL Server
9 169 (25.68%) MS Excel
10 168 (25.53%) Cisco
11 166 (25.23%) MS Exchange
12 152 (23.10%) MS Office
13 150 (22.80%) Firewall
14 148 (22.49%) SQL
15 147 (22.34%) Windows 7
16 136 (20.67%) Citrix
17 132 (20.06%) ITIL
18 131 (19.91%) WAN
19 122 (18.54%) TCP/IP
20 120 (18.24%) VPN
21 112 (17.02%) DNS
21 112 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
22 111 (16.87%) LAN
23 105 (15.96%) SAN
24 102 (15.50%) DHCP
25 98 (14.89%) Windows Server 2003
26 94 (14.29%) Hyper-V
27 86 (13.07%) .NET
28 82 (12.46%) C#
29 79 (12.01%) Microsoft Certification

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
1 166 (25.23%) MS Exchange
2 74 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 64 (9.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 54 (8.21%) Exchange Server 2007
5 45 (6.84%) IIS
6 40 (6.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 34 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2003
8 27 (4.10%) Skype for Business
9 19 (2.89%) SharePoint
10 14 (2.13%) Apache
11 13 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
11 13 (1.98%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.91%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.30%) CMS
13 2 (0.30%) OpenEdge
14 1 (0.15%) Alfresco
14 1 (0.15%) Drupal
14 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 169 (25.68%) MS Excel
2 152 (23.10%) MS Office
3 11 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.52%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.46%) MS Project
5 3 (0.46%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.46%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.15%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 7 (1.06%) Oracle Assets
1 7 (1.06%) Oracle Cash Management
1 7 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.46%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 59 (8.97%) Office 365
2 22 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (2.89%) PaaS
4 7 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.30%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.15%) AdWords
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.15%) IaaS
6 1 (0.15%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.15%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 150 (22.80%) Firewall
2 131 (19.91%) WAN
3 122 (18.54%) TCP/IP
4 120 (18.24%) VPN
5 112 (17.02%) DNS
6 111 (16.87%) LAN
7 105 (15.96%) SAN
8 102 (15.50%) DHCP
9 50 (7.60%) NAS
10 43 (6.53%) Network Security
11 42 (6.38%) VLAN
12 33 (5.02%) Wireless
13 29 (4.41%) SMTP
14 28 (4.26%) Cisco ASA
15 27 (4.10%) VoIP
16 24 (3.65%) Remote Desktop
17 23 (3.50%) DMZ
17 23 (3.50%) IMAP
18 22 (3.34%) NetScaler
19 17 (2.58%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (26.60%) SQL Server
2 37 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (5.32%) MySQL
4 24 (3.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (3.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (2.89%) NoSQL
7 19 (2.89%) Redis
8 14 (2.13%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
10 7 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (1.06%) Oracle Exadata
10 7 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (1.06%) Oracle9i Database
10 7 (1.06%) Relational Database
11 6 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.76%) Navicat
Development Applications
1 13 (1.98%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.37%) JIRA
3 7 (1.06%) Subversion
4 6 (0.91%) LabVIEW
4 6 (0.91%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (0.76%) Git (software)
5 5 (0.76%) HP UFT
5 5 (0.76%) LoadRunner
5 5 (0.76%) PhpStorm
6 3 (0.46%) NUnit
6 3 (0.46%) Selenium
7 2 (0.30%) JMeter
7 2 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.30%) WATIR
7 2 (0.30%) Xcode
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 60 (9.12%) Finance
2 39 (5.93%) Retail
3 24 (3.65%) Telecoms
4 18 (2.74%) Manufacturing
5 10 (1.52%) Aerospace
5 10 (1.52%) Banking
6 9 (1.37%) Front Office
7 8 (1.22%) Electronics
8 7 (1.06%) General Ledger
8 7 (1.06%) Legal
8 7 (1.06%) Marketing
9 6 (0.91%) Arabic Language
9 6 (0.91%) Russian Language
10 4 (0.61%) Local Government
11 3 (0.46%) Advertising
11 3 (0.46%) Games
12 2 (0.30%) Billing
12 2 (0.30%) Law
12 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 146 (22.19%) Support Engineer
2 90 (13.68%) Analyst
3 80 (12.16%) Developer
4 60 (9.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 59 (8.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 59 (8.97%) 3rd Line Support
6 55 (8.36%) Support Analyst
7 50 (7.60%) IT Support
8 48 (7.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 45 (6.84%) C# Developer
10 42 (6.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 41 (6.23%) 2nd Line Support
11 41 (6.23%) Desktop Support
11 41 (6.23%) IT Engineer
12 40 (6.08%) .NET Developer
12 40 (6.08%) Consultant
13 37 (5.62%) Technical Engineer
14 35 (5.32%) IT Support Engineer
15 34 (5.17%) Desktop Engineer
16 33 (5.02%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (13.07%) .NET
2 60 (9.12%) HTML
3 48 (7.29%) ASP.NET
3 48 (7.29%) CSS
4 39 (5.93%) XML
5 36 (5.47%) Web Services
6 31 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (4.26%) CSS3
8 27 (4.10%) .NET Framework
8 27 (4.10%) HTML5
9 25 (3.80%) AngularJS
10 23 (3.50%) MAPI
11 20 (3.04%) WPF
12 19 (2.89%) Apache Cordova
12 19 (2.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 19 (2.89%) Middleware
12 19 (2.89%) RabbitMQ
13 16 (2.43%) jQuery
14 13 (1.98%) SignalR
14 13 (1.98%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 65 (9.88%) Blackberry
2 56 (8.51%) Replication
3 54 (8.21%) Data Centre
4 48 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
5 46 (6.99%) Mathematics
6 37 (5.62%) Computer Science
7 32 (4.86%) iPhone
8 31 (4.71%) Driving Licence
9 24 (3.65%) Management Information System
10 23 (3.50%) PDA
11 18 (2.74%) Clustering
12 17 (2.58%) iPad
12 17 (2.58%) Smartphone
13 16 (2.43%) Hybrid Cloud
13 16 (2.43%) PACS
14 14 (2.13%) Fat Client
14 14 (2.13%) Mobile App
14 14 (2.13%) Thin Client
15 13 (1.98%) CESG
16 12 (1.82%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 289 (43.92%) Windows Server
2 182 (27.66%) Linux
3 178 (27.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 147 (22.34%) Windows 7
5 112 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 98 (14.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 74 (11.25%) Windows 8
8 66 (10.03%) Windows XP
9 58 (8.81%) Windows 10
10 56 (8.51%) Unix
11 37 (5.62%) Android
12 29 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 27 (4.10%) Windows Vista
14 11 (1.67%) Apple iOS
15 9 (1.37%) CentOS
16 7 (1.06%) Mac OS X
16 7 (1.06%) Solaris
17 3 (0.46%) AIX
18 2 (0.30%) Debian
18 2 (0.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (20.06%) ITIL
2 54 (8.21%) Disaster Recovery
3 52 (7.90%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (7.75%) Mentoring
5 48 (7.29%) MVC
6 40 (6.08%) Web Development
7 39 (5.93%) E-Commerce
8 34 (5.17%) ITIL V3
9 31 (4.71%) Incident Management
10 28 (4.26%) Problem Management
11 25 (3.80%) Change Management
11 25 (3.80%) Software Engineering
12 23 (3.50%) Service Delivery
13 22 (3.34%) Information Security
14 19 (2.89%) CQRS
15 18 (2.74%) Continuous Improvement
15 18 (2.74%) Document Management
15 18 (2.74%) Presales
15 18 (2.74%) Workflow
16 17 (2.58%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 148 (22.49%) SQL
2 82 (12.46%) C#
3 52 (7.90%) JavaScript
4 37 (5.62%) C++
5 36 (5.47%) Perl
6 32 (4.86%) T-SQL
7 31 (4.71%) Java
8 27 (4.10%) PowerShell
9 24 (3.65%) VB.NET
10 23 (3.50%) Python
11 22 (3.34%) C
12 19 (2.89%) TypeScript
13 18 (2.74%) PHP
13 18 (2.74%) VB
14 16 (2.43%) Shell Script
15 11 (1.67%) Bash Shell
16 8 (1.22%) VBScript
17 6 (0.91%) PL/SQL
18 5 (0.76%) PHP 5
18 5 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 79 (12.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 76 (11.55%) Degree
3 60 (9.12%) Security Cleared
4 52 (7.90%) MCSE
5 51 (7.75%) SC Cleared
6 50 (7.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 44 (6.69%) Cisco Certification
8 31 (4.71%) CCNA
9 21 (3.19%) CISSP
10 19 (2.89%) MCP
11 18 (2.74%) MCSA
12 17 (2.58%) CCNP
13 14 (2.13%) DV Cleared
14 13 (1.98%) MCITP
15 12 (1.82%) CESG Certified Professional
15 12 (1.82%) MCDST
16 11 (1.67%) CCAA
16 11 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
17 8 (1.22%) CISM
17 8 (1.22%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.99%) SLA
2 14 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.98%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.52%) QA
5 6 (0.91%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.30%) GMP
7 2 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 233 (35.41%) Active Directory
2 181 (27.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 94 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 74 (11.25%) vSphere
5 63 (9.57%) XenApp
6 44 (6.69%) VMware ESX
7 38 (5.78%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (3.04%) Terminal Services
9 16 (2.43%) NFS
10 15 (2.28%) XenDesktop
11 9 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
11 9 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (0.76%) Xen
13 4 (0.61%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.46%) VirtualBox
14 3 (0.46%) XenServer
15 2 (0.30%) Firmware
15 2 (0.30%) Forefront TMG
15 2 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
16 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 42 (6.38%) SCCM
2 33 (5.02%) Backup Exec
3 15 (2.28%) WSUS
4 9 (1.37%) Data Guard
4 9 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (1.06%) FortiGate
5 7 (1.06%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (0.76%) HP SiteScope
6 5 (0.76%) SCOM
7 4 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (0.61%) QRadar
7 4 (0.61%) RSA Security Analytics
8 3 (0.46%) ZENworks
9 2 (0.30%) Cisco UCCE
9 2 (0.30%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.30%) SCDPM
9 2 (0.30%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.15%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 307 (46.66%) Microsoft
2 229 (34.80%) VMware
3 168 (25.53%) Cisco
4 136 (20.67%) Citrix
5 66 (10.03%) HP
6 57 (8.66%) Oracle
7 50 (7.60%) Apple
8 38 (5.78%) Dell
9 30 (4.56%) 3PAR
10 27 (4.10%) CheckPoint
11 23 (3.50%) Draytek
12 22 (3.34%) SonicWALL
13 21 (3.19%) Becrypt
14 20 (3.04%) Avaya
14 20 (3.04%) Veeam
15 18 (2.74%) Sybase
15 18 (2.74%) Symantec
16 16 (2.43%) Fujitsu
16 16 (2.43%) IBM
17 15 (2.28%) Juniper
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Blue Square
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package.
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
KnownFour
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Capita Internal Resourcing (Capita RPO)
Salary: £14000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
People Source Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Company van/Mobile phone/Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
North Herts / South Beds
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £28 - £30.5k + Good benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Stevenage
CGI IT UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Hertford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Watford
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
OPRO Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Watford
Newton Blue
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits and relocation
Posted: 16 days ago