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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 288 566 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.95% 25.19% 16.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.63% 75.57% 55.37%
Number of salaries quoted 254 425 339
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,675 £23,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
483 749 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.39% 33.33% 29.10%
Number of salaries quoted 389 557 609
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 25 May 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 25 May 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 51 £38,500 +2.66% 7
Hemel Hempstead -9 32 £35,000 +12.90% 4
Stevenage +1 27 £37,500 -
St Albans +4 24 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Welwyn Garden City -4 20 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Borehamwood +15 19 £28,000 +3.70%
Hoddesdon +5 14 £22,000 -46.98% 1
Rickmansworth 0 13 £42,500 +21.42%
Bishop's Stortford - 9 £30,000 -
Tring - 4 £45,000 - 1
Letchworth -4 3 £40,000 +19.40% 2
Hertford -7 3 £27,500 -60.71%
Hitchin +7 2 £32,000 +3.22%
Royston -4 2 £52,500 +23.52%
Potters Bar +1 1 £27,500 +5.76%
Kings Langley - 1 - -
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 318 (48.40%) Windows Server
2 311 (47.34%) Microsoft
3 243 (36.99%) VMware
4 238 (36.23%) Active Directory
5 194 (29.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 185 (28.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 183 (27.85%) Cisco
8 181 (27.55%) SQL Server
8 181 (27.55%) Linux
9 165 (25.11%) MS Exchange
10 164 (24.96%) Firewall
11 151 (22.98%) MS Excel
11 151 (22.98%) SQL
12 139 (21.16%) WAN
13 137 (20.85%) Windows 7
14 136 (20.70%) MS Office
15 131 (19.94%) SAN
16 125 (19.03%) Windows Server 2012
17 124 (18.87%) DNS
18 121 (18.42%) TCP/IP
19 120 (18.26%) LAN
20 118 (17.96%) VPN
21 117 (17.81%) .NET
22 116 (17.66%) ITIL
23 115 (17.50%) Citrix
24 109 (16.59%) DHCP
25 106 (16.13%) C#
26 104 (15.83%) Hyper-V
27 97 (14.76%) Windows Server 2003
28 86 (13.09%) HTML

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
1 165 (25.11%) MS Exchange
2 83 (12.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 81 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 56 (8.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 53 (8.07%) Exchange Server 2007
6 52 (7.91%) IIS
7 33 (5.02%) SharePoint
8 32 (4.87%) Exchange Server 2003
9 19 (2.89%) Apache
9 19 (2.89%) Tomcat
10 15 (2.28%) Skype for Business
11 14 (2.13%) WebSphere
12 11 (1.67%) OpenEdge
13 8 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
15 3 (0.46%) Apache ServiceMix
15 3 (0.46%) Jetty
16 2 (0.30%) Alfresco
16 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
17 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 151 (22.98%) MS Excel
2 136 (20.70%) MS Office
3 5 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.46%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.30%) MS Project
7 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.76%) Oracle Assets
1 5 (0.76%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (0.46%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.15%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 63 (9.59%) Office 365
2 34 (5.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.98%) PaaS
4 11 (1.67%) SaaS
5 3 (0.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (0.46%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.30%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.30%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 164 (24.96%) Firewall
2 139 (21.16%) WAN
3 131 (19.94%) SAN
4 124 (18.87%) DNS
5 121 (18.42%) TCP/IP
6 120 (18.26%) LAN
7 118 (17.96%) VPN
8 109 (16.59%) DHCP
9 75 (11.42%) NAS
10 44 (6.70%) VLAN
11 32 (4.87%) Wireless
12 31 (4.72%) SMTP
13 30 (4.57%) Network Security
14 28 (4.26%) SSL
15 25 (3.81%) DMZ
15 25 (3.81%) IMAP
16 24 (3.65%) OSPF
17 22 (3.35%) Remote Desktop
18 18 (2.74%) VoIP
19 15 (2.28%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (27.55%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.33%) MySQL
2 35 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 35 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (2.13%) NoSQL
4 14 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (2.13%) Redis
5 12 (1.83%) Oracle Database
6 11 (1.67%) Relational Database
7 10 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (1.22%) Big Data
9 8 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
10 7 (1.07%) Oracle Exadata
10 7 (1.07%) Oracle9i Database
11 5 (0.76%) Navicat
11 5 (0.76%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (1.98%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.22%) NUnit
3 6 (0.91%) Subversion
4 5 (0.76%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.76%) HP UFT
4 5 (0.76%) LoadRunner
4 5 (0.76%) PhpStorm
5 3 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.30%) JIRA
6 2 (0.30%) Xcode
7 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.15%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.15%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.15%) Selenium
7 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
General
1 76 (11.57%) Finance
2 48 (7.31%) Retail
3 17 (2.59%) Legal
3 17 (2.59%) Manufacturing
3 17 (2.59%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.44%) Banking
5 13 (1.98%) Arabic Language
5 13 (1.98%) Russian Language
6 11 (1.67%) Aerospace
7 7 (1.07%) Electronics
8 5 (0.76%) Front Office
8 5 (0.76%) General Ledger
9 4 (0.61%) Games
9 4 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.30%) Billing
11 1 (0.15%) Advertising
11 1 (0.15%) Law
11 1 (0.15%) Marketing
11 1 (0.15%) Military
11 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 132 (20.09%) Support Engineer
2 99 (15.07%) Developer
3 81 (12.33%) Analyst
4 69 (10.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 60 (9.13%) 3rd Line Support
5 60 (9.13%) C# Developer
6 59 (8.98%) IT Support
6 59 (8.98%) Support Analyst
7 54 (8.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 52 (7.91%) .NET Developer
9 48 (7.31%) IT Engineer
10 47 (7.15%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 46 (7.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 40 (6.09%) 2nd Line Support
12 40 (6.09%) IT Support Engineer
13 38 (5.78%) C# .NET Developer
14 37 (5.63%) Consultant
15 36 (5.48%) Desktop Support
16 35 (5.33%) C# Software Developer
17 34 (5.18%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (17.81%) .NET
2 86 (13.09%) HTML
3 62 (9.44%) ASP.NET
4 51 (7.76%) XML
5 49 (7.46%) CSS
6 48 (7.31%) Web Services
7 35 (5.33%) .NET Framework
7 35 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 32 (4.87%) AngularJS
8 32 (4.87%) jQuery
9 25 (3.81%) MAPI
10 22 (3.35%) CSS3
10 22 (3.35%) HTML5
10 22 (3.35%) WPF
11 17 (2.59%) Ajax
11 17 (2.59%) Middleware
11 17 (2.59%) XSL
12 16 (2.44%) Entity Framework
12 16 (2.44%) WCF
13 14 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 73 (11.11%) Replication
2 67 (10.20%) Blackberry
3 59 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (8.52%) Data Centre
5 36 (5.48%) Computer Science
6 33 (5.02%) Driving Licence
7 29 (4.41%) Mathematics
8 28 (4.26%) Hybrid Cloud
9 27 (4.11%) iPhone
10 25 (3.81%) PDA
11 21 (3.20%) N-Tier
12 19 (2.89%) Fat Client
12 19 (2.89%) Thin Client
13 17 (2.59%) Client/Server
14 16 (2.44%) Smartphone
15 15 (2.28%) Management Information System
16 14 (2.13%) Clustering
16 14 (2.13%) EqualLogic
17 13 (1.98%) Mobile App
18 10 (1.52%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 318 (48.40%) Windows Server
2 185 (28.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 181 (27.55%) Linux
4 137 (20.85%) Windows 7
5 125 (19.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 97 (14.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 69 (10.50%) Windows 8
8 65 (9.89%) Windows XP
9 56 (8.52%) Windows 10
10 48 (7.31%) Unix
11 46 (7.00%) Android
12 28 (4.26%) Windows Vista
13 21 (3.20%) Apple iOS
14 16 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (1.22%) Solaris
16 7 (1.07%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.76%) CentOS
17 5 (0.76%) SUSE
17 5 (0.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 4 (0.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (17.66%) ITIL
2 76 (11.57%) MVC
3 71 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 66 (10.05%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (6.85%) Mentoring
6 40 (6.09%) Web Development
7 33 (5.02%) Document Management
8 31 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
9 28 (4.26%) Incident Management
9 28 (4.26%) Presales
10 25 (3.81%) Problem Management
10 25 (3.81%) Project Management
11 23 (3.50%) Business Continuity
11 23 (3.50%) E-Commerce
11 23 (3.50%) Software Engineering
12 21 (3.20%) Information Security
12 21 (3.20%) Test Automation
13 20 (3.04%) Asset Management
13 20 (3.04%) ITIL V3
14 18 (2.74%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 151 (22.98%) SQL
2 106 (16.13%) C#
3 72 (10.96%) JavaScript
4 44 (6.70%) Java
5 42 (6.39%) C++
6 35 (5.33%) PHP
7 34 (5.18%) PowerShell
8 33 (5.02%) VB.NET
9 32 (4.87%) T-SQL
10 30 (4.57%) Perl
11 22 (3.35%) C
11 22 (3.35%) VB
12 16 (2.44%) Python
13 15 (2.28%) Bash Shell
14 14 (2.13%) TypeScript
15 11 (1.67%) OpenEdge ABL
15 11 (1.67%) Progress 4GL
16 10 (1.52%) VBA
17 9 (1.37%) Shell Script
18 7 (1.07%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (10.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 65 (9.89%) Degree
3 56 (8.52%) MCSE
4 45 (6.85%) Cisco Certification
5 44 (6.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 35 (5.33%) Security Cleared
7 31 (4.72%) MCSA
8 30 (4.57%) SC Cleared
9 23 (3.50%) CCNA
10 19 (2.89%) CCNP
11 17 (2.59%) CISSP
12 12 (1.83%) MCITP
13 10 (1.52%) DV Cleared
14 8 (1.22%) CESG Certified Professional
15 6 (0.91%) MCDST
15 6 (0.91%) MCP
16 5 (0.76%) GCIA
16 5 (0.76%) GCIH
16 5 (0.76%) SSCP
17 4 (0.61%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (10.50%) SLA
2 36 (5.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (2.59%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.37%) QA
5 3 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.30%) GMP
System Software
1 238 (36.23%) Active Directory
2 194 (29.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 104 (15.83%) Hyper-V
4 83 (12.63%) vSphere
5 49 (7.46%) XenApp
6 42 (6.39%) VMware ESXi
7 26 (3.96%) VMware ESX
8 24 (3.65%) Terminal Services
9 17 (2.59%) NFS
10 11 (1.67%) Xen
11 9 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (0.91%) VMware Server
13 5 (0.76%) XenDesktop
14 3 (0.46%) VirtualBox
15 2 (0.30%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.30%) Forefront TMG
15 2 (0.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 42 (6.39%) Backup Exec
2 29 (4.41%) SCCM
3 17 (2.59%) WSUS
4 9 (1.37%) Data Guard
4 9 (1.37%) Nessus
5 8 (1.22%) FortiGate
6 6 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (0.76%) HP SiteScope
8 4 (0.61%) Nmap
8 4 (0.61%) ZENworks
9 3 (0.46%) Cisco UCCE
9 3 (0.46%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (0.46%) SCOM
10 2 (0.30%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.30%) Simpana
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Flashback
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 311 (47.34%) Microsoft
2 243 (36.99%) VMware
3 183 (27.85%) Cisco
4 115 (17.50%) Citrix
5 70 (10.65%) HP
6 69 (10.50%) Apple
7 50 (7.61%) Oracle
8 49 (7.46%) Dell
9 32 (4.87%) 3PAR
10 29 (4.41%) SonicWALL
11 28 (4.26%) Fujitsu
12 25 (3.81%) Draytek
13 21 (3.20%) NetApp
14 20 (3.04%) Veeam
15 19 (2.89%) CheckPoint
15 19 (2.89%) IBM
15 19 (2.89%) Symantec
16 16 (2.44%) Avaya
17 12 (1.83%) Juniper
18 11 (1.67%) Progress
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum + bonus,pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 22 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: 2 days ago
Much Hadham, Hertfordshire
BIT Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive salary based on experience, skill set and character.
Posted: 2 days ago
Much Hadham, Hertfordshire
BIT Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive salary based on experience, skill set and character.
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + on call
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Radlett, Hertfordshire
The Myers Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 26k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Greythorn
Salary: £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Much Hadham, Hertfordshire
Zitko Consulting
Salary: £15k - 25k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Much Hadham, Hertfordshire
Zitko Consulting
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshunt
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + van,pet,bon,bupa,pen
Posted: 8 days ago
London City or Watford
Quant Capital
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago