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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 527 428 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.13% 16.79% 19.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.41% 63.13% 60.49%
Number of salaries quoted 374 356 364
Average salary £39,750 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
738 678 734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.00% 26.60% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 543 562 549
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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
Watford +4 146 £40,000 -5.88% 18
Hemel Hempstead +2 92 £31,000 -23.17% 6
Welwyn Garden City +8 61 £47,500 +14.45% 1
St Albans +1 56 £45,000 +50.00% 5
Rickmansworth 0 24 £35,000 +23.89%
Borehamwood -5 15 £32,500 +71.05% 3
Stevenage -7 11 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Letchworth -7 6 £29,500 -13.23% 3
Potters Bar +5 5 £26,000 -20.00%
Hertford - 4 £70,000 -
Berkhamsted 0 3 - -
Royston -6 3 £50,000 +96.07% 2
Broxbourne - 2 £35,000 -
Hitchin +6 1 £22,000 -63.33%
Cheshunt - 1 £26,000 -
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

1 485 (45.80%) Microsoft
2 419 (39.57%) Active Directory
3 359 (33.90%) VMware
4 342 (32.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 337 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 294 (27.76%) SQL
7 287 (27.10%) SQL Server
8 256 (24.17%) Linux
9 248 (23.42%) MS Exchange
10 243 (22.95%) MS Excel
11 206 (19.45%) VMware Infrastructure
12 192 (18.13%) Citrix
13 190 (17.94%) .NET
14 173 (16.34%) Firewall
15 165 (15.58%) Cisco
16 160 (15.11%) MS Office
17 153 (14.45%) C#
18 150 (14.16%) DNS
19 149 (14.07%) Windows 7
20 146 (13.79%) ITIL
21 139 (13.13%) Microsoft Certification
21 139 (13.13%) DHCP
22 136 (12.84%) TCP/IP
23 135 (12.75%) JavaScript
24 131 (12.37%) ASP.NET
25 127 (11.99%) Exchange Server 2010
26 120 (11.33%) Degree
27 118 (11.14%) Hyper-V
27 118 (11.14%) Java
27 118 (11.14%) IIS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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
1 248 (23.42%) MS Exchange
2 127 (11.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 118 (11.14%) IIS
4 112 (10.58%) SharePoint
5 79 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2007
6 63 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2003
7 60 (5.67%) WebSphere
8 51 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2013
9 41 (3.87%) WebSphere Application Server
10 39 (3.68%) Apache
11 38 (3.59%) Lync
12 36 (3.40%) Tomcat
13 32 (3.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 22 (2.08%) JBoss
15 21 (1.98%) Apache ServiceMix
16 14 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
17 13 (1.23%) IBM HTTP Server
18 12 (1.13%) IBM Notes
19 11 (1.04%) WebLogic
19 11 (1.04%) Drupal
Applications
1 243 (22.95%) MS Excel
2 160 (15.11%) MS Office
3 4 (0.38%) Mingle
3 4 (0.38%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.19%) HipChat
5 2 (0.19%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.094%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.094%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.094%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.094%) MS Project
6 1 (0.094%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (0.85%) Magento
2 7 (0.66%) Maximo
3 6 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.47%) CA PPM
5 4 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.094%) Infor CRM
7 1 (0.094%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.094%) RiskWrite
7 1 (0.094%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 85 (8.03%) Office 365
2 50 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (1.61%) SaaS
5 14 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.94%) PaaS
7 7 (0.66%) IaaS
8 2 (0.19%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.094%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.094%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 173 (16.34%) Firewall
2 150 (14.16%) DNS
3 139 (13.13%) DHCP
4 136 (12.84%) TCP/IP
5 113 (10.67%) WAN
6 107 (10.10%) SAN
7 101 (9.54%) LAN
8 71 (6.70%) VPN
9 48 (4.53%) VLAN
10 40 (3.78%) HTTP
11 31 (2.93%) NAS
12 30 (2.83%) VoIP
12 30 (2.83%) Internet
13 19 (1.79%) iSCSI
14 18 (1.70%) MPLS
14 18 (1.70%) SSL
15 17 (1.61%) FTP
16 16 (1.51%) PBX
17 15 (1.42%) Wi-Fi
17 15 (1.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (27.10%) SQL Server
2 80 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 55 (5.19%) MySQL
4 47 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 44 (4.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 43 (4.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 36 (3.40%) DB2
8 32 (3.02%) SQL Server 2005
9 28 (2.64%) SQL Server 2000
10 21 (1.98%) Relational Database
11 16 (1.51%) Oracle Database
12 11 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
13 10 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (0.57%) MongoDB
15 5 (0.47%) NoSQL
15 5 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (0.47%) JasperReports
16 4 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
16 4 (0.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 40 (3.78%) Visual Studio
2 35 (3.31%) NUnit
3 34 (3.21%) TeamCity
4 25 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (2.17%) Git (software)
6 21 (1.98%) Selenium
7 20 (1.89%) Subversion
8 16 (1.51%) MSTest
8 16 (1.51%) Octopus Deploy
9 14 (1.32%) JUnit
10 12 (1.13%) Rhino Mocks
10 12 (1.13%) Moq
10 12 (1.13%) ReSharper
11 11 (1.04%) Rational Application Developer
11 11 (1.04%) Bitbucket
11 11 (1.04%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 11 (1.04%) Eclipse
12 9 (0.85%) JIRA
13 7 (0.66%) LoadRunner
13 7 (0.66%) JMeter
General
1 99 (9.35%) Finance
2 53 (5.00%) Retail
3 30 (2.83%) Telecoms
4 25 (2.36%) Marketing
5 23 (2.17%) Publishing
6 18 (1.70%) Banking
7 17 (1.61%) Manufacturing
8 8 (0.76%) Retail Banking
8 8 (0.76%) Electronics
8 8 (0.76%) Legal
9 7 (0.66%) Arabic Language
9 7 (0.66%) Russian Language
10 6 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.57%) Games
11 3 (0.28%) Law
12 2 (0.19%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.19%) Front Office
12 2 (0.19%) Advertising
12 2 (0.19%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.094%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 217 (20.49%) Analyst
2 216 (20.40%) Developer
3 141 (13.31%) Support Analyst
4 93 (8.78%) Support Engineer
5 86 (8.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 77 (7.27%) .NET Developer
7 71 (6.70%) C# Developer
8 65 (6.14%) Administrator
9 64 (6.04%) Software Developer
10 57 (5.38%) Consultant
11 56 (5.29%) C# .NET Developer
12 54 (5.10%) Architect
13 50 (4.72%) 2nd Line Support
14 47 (4.44%) Software Engineer
15 45 (4.25%) Systems Administrator
16 42 (3.97%) Java Developer
17 40 (3.78%) 3rd Line Support
18 39 (3.68%) Technical Support
18 39 (3.68%) IT Support
19 38 (3.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (17.94%) .NET
2 131 (12.37%) ASP.NET
3 111 (10.48%) HTML
4 88 (8.31%) XML
5 85 (8.03%) CSS
6 70 (6.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 64 (6.04%) .NET Framework
8 62 (5.85%) Web Services
9 57 (5.38%) WCF
10 53 (5.00%) HTML5
11 48 (4.53%) jQuery
12 47 (4.44%) Entity Framework
13 42 (3.97%) CSS3
14 39 (3.68%) WinForms
15 37 (3.49%) AngularJS
16 36 (3.40%) WPF
17 34 (3.21%) WebSockets
18 33 (3.12%) Ajax
18 33 (3.12%) J2EE
19 32 (3.02%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 87 (8.22%) Data Centre
2 67 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (6.04%) Blackberry
4 48 (4.53%) Clustering
5 43 (4.06%) Mathematics
6 38 (3.59%) Replication
7 31 (2.93%) Computer Science
8 24 (2.27%) Management Information System
9 21 (1.98%) Thin Client
9 21 (1.98%) Fat Client
10 15 (1.42%) Handset
11 14 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
12 13 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
13 12 (1.13%) iPad
14 11 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (0.76%) EqualLogic
15 8 (0.76%) FMCG
15 8 (0.76%) iPhone
15 8 (0.76%) iSeries
15 8 (0.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 342 (32.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 337 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 256 (24.17%) Linux
4 149 (14.07%) Windows 7
5 117 (11.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 95 (8.97%) UNIX
7 83 (7.84%) Windows XP
8 51 (4.82%) Android
9 43 (4.06%) AIX
9 43 (4.06%) Windows 8
10 32 (3.02%) Solaris
10 32 (3.02%) Mac OS X
11 31 (2.93%) Apple iOS
12 25 (2.36%) Windows 2000
13 23 (2.17%) Windows Vista
14 22 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.66%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.47%) HPUX
16 5 (0.47%) VMS
17 4 (0.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (13.79%) ITIL
2 112 (10.58%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (9.92%) MVC
4 79 (7.46%) Mentoring
5 71 (6.70%) TDD
6 70 (6.61%) Scrum
7 68 (6.42%) Web Development
8 65 (6.14%) Software Engineering
9 63 (5.95%) OO
10 59 (5.57%) Migration
11 49 (4.63%) Information Security
11 49 (4.63%) Problem Management
12 40 (3.78%) Disaster Recovery
13 33 (3.12%) Project Management
14 30 (2.83%) OOP
14 30 (2.83%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (2.83%) Performance Tuning
15 29 (2.74%) SDLC
15 29 (2.74%) Change Management
15 29 (2.74%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 294 (27.76%) SQL
2 153 (14.45%) C#
3 135 (12.75%) JavaScript
4 118 (11.14%) Java
5 78 (7.37%) C
5 78 (7.37%) C++
6 68 (6.42%) PowerShell
7 56 (5.29%) T-SQL
8 49 (4.63%) Perl
9 46 (4.34%) PHP
10 41 (3.87%) Bash Shell
11 29 (2.74%) PL/SQL
12 26 (2.46%) VB.NET
13 22 (2.08%) Python
14 20 (1.89%) VB
14 20 (1.89%) Objective-C
15 9 (0.85%) Shell Script
16 8 (0.76%) VBScript
17 7 (0.66%) AWK
18 6 (0.57%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 139 (13.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 120 (11.33%) Degree
3 92 (8.69%) MCSE
4 73 (6.89%) MCSA
5 62 (5.85%) MCITP
6 58 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
7 55 (5.19%) CCNA
8 50 (4.72%) MCP
9 39 (3.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 33 (3.12%) Security Cleared
11 22 (2.08%) MCTS
12 17 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
12 17 (1.61%) SC Cleared
12 17 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 14 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
14 12 (1.13%) CISSP
14 12 (1.13%) Sun Certification
14 12 (1.13%) ISEB
14 12 (1.13%) CCA
14 12 (1.13%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (7.55%) SLA
2 25 (2.36%) QA
3 22 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (1.79%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.47%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 5 (0.47%) GMP
6 3 (0.28%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.094%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.094%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.094%) DO-178B
System Software
1 419 (39.57%) Active Directory
2 206 (19.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 118 (11.14%) Hyper-V
4 91 (8.59%) vSphere
5 84 (7.93%) VMware ESX
6 66 (6.23%) VMware ESXi
7 65 (6.14%) XenApp
8 49 (4.63%) XenDesktop
9 48 (4.53%) Terminal Services
10 37 (3.49%) Firmware
11 28 (2.64%) vCloud
12 14 (1.32%) VMware Workstation
12 14 (1.32%) XenServer
13 11 (1.04%) Xen
14 10 (0.94%) NFS
15 8 (0.76%) VMware Server
16 6 (0.57%) iptables
16 6 (0.57%) Terminal Server
16 6 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
17 5 (0.47%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 81 (7.65%) SCCM
2 38 (3.59%) SCOM
3 35 (3.31%) Norton AntiVirus
4 33 (3.12%) Backup Exec
5 27 (2.55%) NetBackup
6 22 (2.08%) WSUS
7 11 (1.04%) Nagios
8 10 (0.94%) Nessus
9 8 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
10 7 (0.66%) vMotion
10 7 (0.66%) BMC PATROL
11 6 (0.57%) Data Guard
11 6 (0.57%) AirWatch
12 5 (0.47%) Opsview
12 5 (0.47%) Cacti
13 4 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
13 4 (0.38%) EdgeSight
13 4 (0.38%) Puppet
14 3 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 485 (45.80%) Microsoft
2 359 (33.90%) VMware
3 192 (18.13%) Citrix
4 165 (15.58%) Cisco
5 93 (8.78%) Oracle
6 84 (7.93%) HP
7 68 (6.42%) IBM
8 50 (4.72%) Symantec
9 42 (3.97%) Dell
9 42 (3.97%) Sophos
10 41 (3.87%) CheckPoint
11 33 (3.12%) Apple
12 29 (2.74%) Veritas
13 25 (2.36%) Sun
14 22 (2.08%) SAP
15 18 (1.70%) Fujitsu
16 17 (1.61%) SonicWALL
17 16 (1.51%) Websense
18 14 (1.32%) Tripwire
19 12 (1.13%) McAfee
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,0000
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
The One Group
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 30k + pension, 22 days and more
Posted: 4 days ago