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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 240 396 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.30% 18.34% 17.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.56% 71.10% 64.85%
Number of salaries quoted 190 334 343
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £22,500 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
432 557 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.34% 25.80% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 340 460 523
Median salary £42,500 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -5 68 £42,500 - 6
Hemel Hempstead -3 44 £37,500 +3.44% 7
Stevenage -12 16 £21,000 -40.00%
Welwyn Garden City -9 14 £32,500 -22.61% 3
Borehamwood -11 10 £37,500 +38.88% 1
Potters Bar -5 5 £21,000 -30.00%
St Albans -31 5 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Letchworth -5 4 £27,500 -15.38%
Rickmansworth +4 3 £42,500 +30.76%
Harpenden -4 3 £37,500 +80.72% 1
Cheshunt +2 2 £25,000 -
Hertford -9 2 £23,250 -7.00% 1
Welwyn - 2 £41,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £40,500 -
Hoddesdon -3 1 £26,000 +13.04%
Tring - 1 £32,500 -
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 224 (39.65%) Windows Server
2 223 (39.47%) Active Directory
3 212 (37.52%) Microsoft
4 194 (34.34%) Linux
5 180 (31.86%) VMware
6 147 (26.02%) VMware Infrastructure
7 135 (23.89%) SQL
8 125 (22.12%) ITIL
9 121 (21.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 110 (19.47%) Citrix
11 108 (19.12%) TCP/IP
12 107 (18.94%) MS Office
13 105 (18.58%) Cisco
14 97 (17.17%) MS Excel
14 97 (17.17%) Firewall
15 94 (16.64%) DNS
15 94 (16.64%) Windows Server 2012
16 92 (16.28%) Windows 7
16 92 (16.28%) SQL Server
17 87 (15.40%) MS Exchange
18 80 (14.16%) DHCP
19 79 (13.98%) WAN
20 70 (12.39%) Office 365
21 62 (10.97%) LAN
21 62 (10.97%) Oracle
22 61 (10.80%) Unix
22 61 (10.80%) VPN
22 61 (10.80%) Degree
23 60 (10.62%) Microsoft Certification
24 54 (9.56%) Hyper-V

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 87 (15.40%) MS Exchange
2 35 (6.19%) IIS
3 28 (4.96%) Skype for Business
4 27 (4.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (3.01%) SharePoint
7 15 (2.65%) Apache
8 14 (2.48%) Tomcat
9 13 (2.30%) WebSphere
10 11 (1.95%) WebLogic
11 10 (1.77%) Confluence
12 7 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (1.06%) JBoss
13 6 (1.06%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.71%) IBM Domino
14 4 (0.71%) Office Communications Server
15 3 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
16 1 (0.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 107 (18.94%) MS Office
2 97 (17.17%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.77%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.53%) GNU Octave
5 3 (0.53%) Simulink
6 2 (0.35%) InDesign
6 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 13 (2.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.88%) Oracle Assets
2 5 (0.88%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.53%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.18%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 70 (12.39%) Office 365
2 26 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (2.12%) PaaS
5 11 (1.95%) Mimecast
6 4 (0.71%) SaaS
7 3 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.35%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 108 (19.12%) TCP/IP
2 97 (17.17%) Firewall
3 94 (16.64%) DNS
4 80 (14.16%) DHCP
5 79 (13.98%) WAN
6 62 (10.97%) LAN
7 61 (10.80%) VPN
8 46 (8.14%) SAN
9 40 (7.08%) Network Security
10 29 (5.13%) VoIP
11 25 (4.42%) Remote Desktop
12 24 (4.25%) Cisco ASA
13 20 (3.54%) NetScaler
14 19 (3.36%) iSCSI
15 16 (2.83%) VLAN
16 14 (2.48%) Internet
16 14 (2.48%) MPLS
16 14 (2.48%) PBX
17 12 (2.12%) IPsec
17 12 (2.12%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.54%) MySQL
3 19 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (1.77%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (1.77%) RDBMS
4 10 (1.77%) Relational Database
4 10 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (1.24%) DB2
6 7 (1.24%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (0.71%) GIS
9 4 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.53%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (0.53%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (4.07%) JIRA
2 20 (3.54%) Subversion
2 20 (3.54%) Visual Studio
3 17 (3.01%) LabVIEW
4 11 (1.95%) Git (software)
4 11 (1.95%) Jenkins
5 10 (1.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (1.77%) Bitbucket
5 10 (1.77%) FishEye
5 10 (1.77%) Sonatype Nexus
6 9 (1.59%) ClearCase
6 9 (1.59%) ClearQuest
6 9 (1.59%) SonarQube
7 5 (0.88%) Ant
7 5 (0.88%) Gradle
7 5 (0.88%) Maven
8 4 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (0.53%) Moq
9 3 (0.53%) MSTest
9 3 (0.53%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 51 (9.03%) Finance
2 40 (7.08%) Retail
3 27 (4.78%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.30%) Banking
5 6 (1.06%) Marketing
6 5 (0.88%) Front Office
6 5 (0.88%) General Ledger
6 5 (0.88%) Local Government
6 5 (0.88%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.71%) Publishing
8 3 (0.53%) Electronics
8 3 (0.53%) Military
9 2 (0.35%) Back Office
9 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.35%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.18%) Billing
10 1 (0.18%) Games
10 1 (0.18%) Legal
10 1 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 118 (20.88%) Analyst
2 91 (16.11%) Support Engineer
3 59 (10.44%) Developer
3 59 (10.44%) Support Analyst
4 41 (7.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 39 (6.90%) Consultant
6 36 (6.37%) 3rd Line Support
7 33 (5.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 32 (5.66%) Help Desk Support
8 32 (5.66%) IT Support
9 31 (5.49%) Administrator
9 31 (5.49%) Windows Engineer
10 30 (5.31%) IT Engineer
10 30 (5.31%) Linux Engineer
11 29 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
12 28 (4.96%) Network Engineer
12 28 (4.96%) Software Developer
13 27 (4.78%) 1st Line Support
13 27 (4.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 27 (4.78%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (6.73%) .NET
2 36 (6.37%) HTML
3 32 (5.66%) CSS
4 28 (4.96%) XML
5 27 (4.78%) Middleware
6 25 (4.42%) Web Services
7 19 (3.36%) ASP.NET
8 16 (2.83%) HTML5
9 15 (2.65%) AngularJS
10 13 (2.30%) jQuery
11 12 (2.12%) .NET Framework
12 10 (1.77%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (1.77%) Node.js
13 9 (1.59%) Entity Framework
14 8 (1.42%) iOS SDK
15 7 (1.24%) OpenCV
15 7 (1.24%) OpenGL
16 6 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 6 (1.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 6 (1.06%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 39 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 30 (5.31%) Mathematics
4 28 (4.96%) Management Information System
5 21 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (3.36%) Physics
6 19 (3.36%) Replication
7 16 (2.83%) iPad
8 14 (2.48%) Blackberry
9 13 (2.30%) User Experience
10 12 (2.12%) Handset
11 11 (1.95%) Algorithms
11 11 (1.95%) Clustering
11 11 (1.95%) Fat Client
11 11 (1.95%) Thin Client
12 10 (1.77%) Driving Licence
13 9 (1.59%) CESG
14 8 (1.42%) EPoS
14 8 (1.42%) iPhone
14 8 (1.42%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 224 (39.65%) Windows Server
2 194 (34.34%) Linux
3 121 (21.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 94 (16.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 92 (16.28%) Windows 7
6 61 (10.80%) Unix
7 47 (8.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 39 (6.90%) Windows 8
9 34 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 30 (5.31%) Windows 10
11 25 (4.42%) Windows XP
12 21 (3.72%) Android
13 15 (2.65%) Apple iOS
14 11 (1.95%) Mac OS X
15 9 (1.59%) AIX
16 7 (1.24%) CentOS
16 7 (1.24%) Solaris
17 6 (1.06%) Windows Vista
18 3 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
19 2 (0.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (22.12%) ITIL
2 45 (7.96%) Change Management
3 32 (5.66%) E-Commerce
4 31 (5.49%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (5.49%) Mentoring
5 28 (4.96%) Presales
6 27 (4.78%) Information Security
7 26 (4.60%) Service Delivery
8 25 (4.42%) Software Engineering
9 23 (4.07%) OOD
9 23 (4.07%) SIEM
10 22 (3.89%) Network Management
11 21 (3.72%) Problem Management
11 21 (3.72%) Service Management
12 20 (3.54%) Data Analysis
13 19 (3.36%) Migration
13 19 (3.36%) SDLC
14 17 (3.01%) Disaster Recovery
14 17 (3.01%) Document Management
14 17 (3.01%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 135 (23.89%) SQL
2 47 (8.32%) C++
3 39 (6.90%) C#
4 36 (6.37%) JavaScript
5 33 (5.84%) C
6 32 (5.66%) Java
6 32 (5.66%) PowerShell
7 26 (4.60%) Shell Script
8 24 (4.25%) Python
9 22 (3.89%) Perl
10 17 (3.01%) T-SQL
11 11 (1.95%) PHP
11 11 (1.95%) VBScript
12 10 (1.77%) Bash Shell
12 10 (1.77%) VB
13 8 (1.42%) Assembly Language
14 6 (1.06%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.53%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.35%) Ruby
16 2 (0.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 61 (10.80%) Degree
2 60 (10.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (8.50%) Security Cleared
4 42 (7.43%) SC Cleared
5 37 (6.55%) MCSE
6 34 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (5.84%) CCNA
8 31 (5.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 23 (4.07%) MCP
10 18 (3.19%) CISSP
11 13 (2.30%) CCAA
11 13 (2.30%) Citrix Certification
11 13 (2.30%) MCITP
12 10 (1.77%) CCA
12 10 (1.77%) MCTS
13 9 (1.59%) CISM
13 9 (1.59%) GIAC
14 7 (1.24%) DV Cleared
14 7 (1.24%) MCDST
14 7 (1.24%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.78%) PCI DSS
2 26 (4.60%) SLA
3 21 (3.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.42%) QA
5 6 (1.06%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (0.53%) ECSS
System Software
1 223 (39.47%) Active Directory
2 147 (26.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (9.56%) Hyper-V
4 36 (6.37%) vSphere
5 34 (6.02%) XenApp
6 32 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
7 27 (4.78%) VMware ESX
8 24 (4.25%) Terminal Services
9 20 (3.54%) XenDesktop
10 12 (2.12%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (1.77%) Samba
12 8 (1.42%) vCloud
13 6 (1.06%) Firmware
13 6 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
14 5 (0.88%) KVM
14 5 (0.88%) XenServer
15 3 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
15 3 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
16 2 (0.35%) BitLocker
16 2 (0.35%) iptables
Systems Management
1 41 (7.26%) SCCM
2 15 (2.65%) SCOM
3 9 (1.59%) Backup Exec
3 9 (1.59%) vRealize
4 6 (1.06%) Puppet
5 5 (0.88%) QRadar
5 5 (0.88%) RSA Security Analytics
6 4 (0.71%) AirWatch
6 4 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (0.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (0.71%) XenMobile
6 4 (0.71%) ZENworks
7 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (0.53%) Nessus
7 3 (0.53%) Nmap
7 3 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.53%) ThinApp
8 2 (0.35%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.35%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 212 (37.52%) Microsoft
2 180 (31.86%) VMware
3 110 (19.47%) Citrix
4 105 (18.58%) Cisco
5 62 (10.97%) Oracle
6 47 (8.32%) HP
7 29 (5.13%) Computacenter
8 22 (3.89%) IBM
9 20 (3.54%) CheckPoint
9 20 (3.54%) Red Hat
10 17 (3.01%) Remedy
11 15 (2.65%) Dell
11 15 (2.65%) NetApp
12 14 (2.48%) Veeam
13 13 (2.30%) Splunk
13 13 (2.30%) Sybase
14 10 (1.77%) Atlassian
14 10 (1.77%) Sonatype
14 10 (1.77%) Symantec
15 9 (1.59%) Becrypt
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hertfordshire
BAM Construct UK Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + 5% flex
Posted: 13 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + benefit package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £47,000 to £52,500 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Modality Systems
Salary: Up to 50K
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harpenden
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Watford
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Radlett, Hertfordshire
The Myers Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Radlett, Hertfordshire
The Myers Group
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Aloco Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus profit share bonus and pension
Posted: 21 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago