The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hitchin region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank - - 10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin - - 20.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Windows
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hitchin region.

Operating Systems Category
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 18.33% - 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 12
Average salary £50,000 - £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Hitchin region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

Windows
Salary Trend in Hitchin

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Hitchin region.

Windows Salary Trend in Hitchin

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) MCSE
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (50.00%) MCSD
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) OOP
3 6 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (50.00%) Web Services
3 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) NUnit
3 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) MCTS
3 6 (50.00%) MVC
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 6 (50.00%) Silverlight
3 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (50.00%) CentOS
3 6 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (50.00%) RESTful
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (33.33%) Lync
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) SMS
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (50.00%) RavenDB
1 6 (50.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (50.00%) NUnit
1 6 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (50.00%) MSTest
1 6 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Programmer
1 6 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Senior Programmer
1 6 (50.00%) .NET Programmer
1 6 (50.00%) Senior .NET Programmer
2 4 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Support
3 1 (8.33%) Hardware Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
1 6 (50.00%) Silverlight
1 6 (50.00%) RESTful
1 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 6 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Clustering
1 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) CentOS
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
2 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (50.00%) OOP
2 6 (50.00%) MVC
2 6 (50.00%) BDD
2 6 (50.00%) CQRS
3 4 (33.33%) Coaching
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
1 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) MCSE
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (50.00%) MCTS
2 6 (50.00%) MCSD
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (33.33%) XenApp
2 4 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 4 (33.33%) SCCM
2 4 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
2 4 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
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