The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 358 390 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.47% 19.33% 18.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.62% 64.89% 61.67%
Number of salaries quoted 312 318 315
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
554 601 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.48% 29.78% 30.71%
Number of salaries quoted 448 476 502
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Windows
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead 0 87 £42,500 +25.92% 14
Watford -11 46 £35,250 -23.36% 3
St Albans +10 42 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Borehamwood +8 27 £32,500 +35.41% 4
Welwyn Garden City +10 15 £28,500 -48.18%
Stevenage -11 13 £19,000 -52.50% 1
Potters Bar -3 12 £30,000 +37.93% 1
Hoddesdon +3 10 £23,000 -50.53% 1
Hitchin - 9 £30,000 -
Rickmansworth +9 8 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Kings Langley - 7 £37,500 - 1
Letchworth -12 5 £43,500 +8.75% 3
Harpenden - 5 £20,500 -
Tring -6 2 £35,250 -14.02%
Hertford -9 2 £28,500 -24.00%
Royston -2 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Berkhamsted - 1 £37,500 -
Broxbourne - 1 £45,000 - 1
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 323 (43.65%) Windows Server
2 290 (39.19%) Microsoft
3 289 (39.05%) Active Directory
4 246 (33.24%) VMware
5 200 (27.03%) SQL
6 198 (26.76%) Linux
7 196 (26.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 195 (26.35%) VMware Infrastructure
9 163 (22.03%) SQL Server
10 150 (20.27%) .NET
11 148 (20.00%) Cisco
11 148 (20.00%) MS Exchange
12 145 (19.59%) Firewall
12 145 (19.59%) Windows Server 2012
13 143 (19.32%) DNS
14 130 (17.57%) DHCP
15 121 (16.35%) Windows 7
16 120 (16.22%) WAN
17 119 (16.08%) C#
18 116 (15.68%) MS Excel
18 116 (15.68%) Citrix
19 109 (14.73%) Hyper-V
20 106 (14.32%) ITIL
21 105 (14.19%) LAN
21 105 (14.19%) SAN
22 104 (14.05%) HTML
23 102 (13.78%) VPN
24 98 (13.24%) MS Office
25 95 (12.84%) TCP/IP
26 92 (12.43%) Finance

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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
1 148 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 62 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 58 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 56 (7.57%) IIS
5 50 (6.76%) SharePoint
6 43 (5.81%) Apache
7 36 (4.86%) Tomcat
8 32 (4.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 32 (4.32%) Skype for Business
9 31 (4.19%) WebSphere
10 22 (2.97%) OpenEdge
11 21 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2007
12 17 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
13 16 (2.16%) WebSphere Application Server
14 14 (1.89%) Apache ServiceMix
15 5 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
15 5 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
16 3 (0.41%) Jetty
17 2 (0.27%) Alfresco
17 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 116 (15.68%) MS Excel
2 98 (13.24%) MS Office
3 7 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.27%) Maximo
1 2 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.14%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.14%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 84 (11.35%) Office 365
2 29 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (2.30%) SaaS
5 14 (1.89%) Google Apps
6 4 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.54%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.54%) IaaS
7 3 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.41%) PaaS
7 3 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.27%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 145 (19.59%) Firewall
2 143 (19.32%) DNS
3 130 (17.57%) DHCP
4 120 (16.22%) WAN
5 105 (14.19%) LAN
5 105 (14.19%) SAN
6 102 (13.78%) VPN
7 95 (12.84%) TCP/IP
8 44 (5.95%) NAS
9 25 (3.38%) SSL
10 22 (2.97%) VLAN
11 21 (2.84%) VoIP
12 20 (2.70%) Network Security
12 20 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
13 17 (2.30%) iSCSI
14 15 (2.03%) OSPF
15 14 (1.89%) Wireless
16 13 (1.76%) FTP
17 12 (1.62%) Cisco ASA
17 12 (1.62%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (22.03%) SQL Server
2 39 (5.27%) MySQL
2 39 (5.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (2.30%) DB2
7 15 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
8 14 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (1.89%) QlikView
8 14 (1.89%) Relational Database
9 12 (1.62%) RDBMS
10 11 (1.49%) Big Data
10 11 (1.49%) MongoDB
11 10 (1.35%) NoSQL
12 8 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (1.08%) Oracle Database
13 7 (0.95%) RavenDB
14 5 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 19 (2.57%) Visual Studio
2 15 (2.03%) NUnit
3 14 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 12 (1.62%) Git (software)
5 11 (1.49%) Maven
6 10 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (1.35%) TeamCity
7 9 (1.22%) Eclipse
8 8 (1.08%) Gradle
9 7 (0.95%) Subversion
10 4 (0.54%) JIRA
11 2 (0.27%) Ant
11 2 (0.27%) Hudson
11 2 (0.27%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.27%) Selenium
11 2 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.27%) WebSpeed
12 1 (0.14%) HP UFT
12 1 (0.14%) JMeter
12 1 (0.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 92 (12.43%) Finance
2 48 (6.49%) Retail
3 26 (3.51%) Banking
4 20 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.57%) Arabic Language
5 19 (2.57%) Russian Language
6 14 (1.89%) Legal
7 9 (1.22%) Publishing
8 6 (0.81%) Games
9 5 (0.68%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.41%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.27%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.27%) Marketing
12 1 (0.14%) Advertising
12 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.14%) German Language
12 1 (0.14%) Local Government
12 1 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 137 (18.51%) Developer
2 123 (16.62%) Analyst
3 101 (13.65%) Support Engineer
4 88 (11.89%) Support Analyst
5 73 (9.86%) IT Support
6 66 (8.92%) 3rd Line Support
7 59 (7.97%) .NET Developer
7 59 (7.97%) C# Developer
8 55 (7.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 55 (7.43%) IT Engineer
9 54 (7.30%) Consultant
10 53 (7.16%) C# .NET Developer
11 50 (6.76%) Administrator
12 44 (5.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 44 (5.95%) Systems Administrator
13 42 (5.68%) 2nd Line Support
14 41 (5.54%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 39 (5.27%) C# Software Developer
16 37 (5.00%) IT Analyst
17 35 (4.73%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (20.27%) .NET
2 104 (14.05%) HTML
3 75 (10.14%) Web Services
4 73 (9.86%) XML
5 66 (8.92%) ASP.NET
6 53 (7.16%) CSS
7 46 (6.22%) jQuery
8 38 (5.14%) .NET Framework
8 38 (5.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 37 (5.00%) AngularJS
10 26 (3.51%) WCF
11 25 (3.38%) Ajax
12 22 (2.97%) Entity Framework
12 22 (2.97%) Kendo UI
13 21 (2.84%) HTML5
14 18 (2.43%) Hibernate
14 18 (2.43%) J2EE
14 18 (2.43%) LAMP
14 18 (2.43%) Spring
15 17 (2.30%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 61 (8.24%) Replication
2 58 (7.84%) Data Centre
3 49 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (5.00%) N-Tier
5 34 (4.59%) Blackberry
6 32 (4.32%) Client/Server
6 32 (4.32%) Driving Licence
7 30 (4.05%) Mathematics
8 25 (3.38%) Hybrid Cloud
9 24 (3.24%) Computer Science
10 17 (2.30%) Fat Client
10 17 (2.30%) Thin Client
11 14 (1.89%) EqualLogic
11 14 (1.89%) User Experience
12 10 (1.35%) HP StoreVirtual
13 8 (1.08%) Chemistry
13 8 (1.08%) Clustering
13 8 (1.08%) iPhone
14 7 (0.95%) CESG
14 7 (0.95%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 323 (43.65%) Windows Server
2 198 (26.76%) Linux
3 196 (26.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 145 (19.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 121 (16.35%) Windows 7
6 78 (10.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 72 (9.73%) Unix
8 71 (9.59%) Windows 8
9 60 (8.11%) Windows XP
10 35 (4.73%) Android
11 27 (3.65%) Windows 10
12 25 (3.38%) Apple iOS
13 20 (2.70%) AIX
14 19 (2.57%) Solaris
15 12 (1.62%) Windows Mobile
16 11 (1.49%) Mac OS X
17 10 (1.35%) Mac OS
17 10 (1.35%) Windows Vista
18 6 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 5 (0.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (14.32%) ITIL
2 88 (11.89%) MVC
3 72 (9.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 68 (9.19%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (5.54%) Project Management
6 38 (5.14%) Document Management
7 37 (5.00%) Presales
8 34 (4.59%) Migration
9 33 (4.46%) Problem Management
10 32 (4.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 32 (4.32%) Web Development
11 30 (4.05%) Business Continuity
12 29 (3.92%) Mentoring
12 29 (3.92%) Scrum
13 28 (3.78%) TDD
14 26 (3.51%) Time Management
15 24 (3.24%) Analytics
16 23 (3.11%) Release Management
17 22 (2.97%) Asset Management
18 20 (2.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 200 (27.03%) SQL
2 119 (16.08%) C#
3 83 (11.22%) Java
4 79 (10.68%) JavaScript
5 71 (9.59%) T-SQL
6 56 (7.57%) C++
7 40 (5.41%) PHP
8 37 (5.00%) C
8 37 (5.00%) PowerShell
9 30 (4.05%) VB.NET
10 24 (3.24%) Bash Shell
11 22 (2.97%) OpenEdge ABL
11 22 (2.97%) Perl
11 22 (2.97%) Progress 4GL
12 18 (2.43%) Python
12 18 (2.43%) VB
13 12 (1.62%) VBA
13 12 (1.62%) VBScript
14 8 (1.08%) Groovy
15 7 (0.95%) XPath
Qualifications
1 87 (11.76%) Degree
2 68 (9.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 46 (6.22%) MCSE
4 43 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (4.73%) MCSA
6 29 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 26 (3.51%) Security Cleared
8 24 (3.24%) CCNA
9 23 (3.11%) SC Cleared
10 19 (2.57%) CISSP
11 16 (2.16%) MCITP
12 12 (1.62%) MCP
13 10 (1.35%) CCNP
14 9 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 8 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
15 8 (1.08%) CESG Certified Professional
16 7 (0.95%) DV Cleared
17 5 (0.68%) GCIA
17 5 (0.68%) ISEB
17 5 (0.68%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (8.38%) SLA
2 43 (5.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (2.57%) QA
4 15 (2.03%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.27%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.14%) GxP
System Software
1 289 (39.05%) Active Directory
2 195 (26.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 109 (14.73%) Hyper-V
4 66 (8.92%) vSphere
5 47 (6.35%) XenApp
6 29 (3.92%) Terminal Services
6 29 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (2.30%) XenDesktop
8 11 (1.49%) VMware ESX
9 8 (1.08%) Xen
10 5 (0.68%) XenServer
11 4 (0.54%) iptables
12 3 (0.41%) NFS
12 3 (0.41%) vCloud
12 3 (0.41%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.27%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.14%) Docker
14 1 (0.14%) UAG
14 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 26 (3.51%) Backup Exec
2 18 (2.43%) SCCM
3 12 (1.62%) Nessus
4 7 (0.95%) WSUS
5 6 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.81%) Nmap
6 4 (0.54%) FortiGate
6 4 (0.54%) SCOM
6 4 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.41%) Puppet
7 3 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.41%) ZENworks
8 2 (0.27%) Ansible
8 2 (0.27%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.27%) Cisco UCCE
8 2 (0.27%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.27%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.27%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 290 (39.19%) Microsoft
2 246 (33.24%) VMware
3 148 (20.00%) Cisco
4 116 (15.68%) Citrix
5 87 (11.76%) HP
6 63 (8.51%) Oracle
7 60 (8.11%) Dell
8 49 (6.62%) Apple
9 39 (5.27%) IBM
10 24 (3.24%) Symantec
11 23 (3.11%) Fujitsu
11 23 (3.11%) SonicWALL
12 22 (2.97%) 3PAR
12 22 (2.97%) Progress
13 19 (2.57%) NetApp
14 17 (2.30%) CheckPoint
15 14 (1.89%) Cognos
15 14 (1.89%) Google
16 13 (1.76%) Avaya
17 12 (1.62%) EMC
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Eclipse I.T. Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + car & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + shift allowance, bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Bonus and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£85,000 plus Car Allowance and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £23000 per annum + + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum To £55k + Bens (Depending on experie
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum + Outstanding benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £53,000 to £59,000 per annum 53K basic + 6K commission + 12% pens
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum + Exceptional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Evercom
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
StarBase
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £150000 - £151000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 9 days ago
Watford
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
IQ Telecom
Salary: £23000.0000 - £28000.0000 per annum + 30% Shift allowance
Posted: 16 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago