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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 55.56% 2.63% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 83.33% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
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
6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 66.67% 2.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 28 April 2016, 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 13 (92.86%) MCSA
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (85.71%) EMC
2 12 (85.71%) Data Security
2 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 12 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 12 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 12 (85.71%) SAN
2 12 (85.71%) NetApp
2 12 (85.71%) vSphere
2 12 (85.71%) 3PAR
2 12 (85.71%) VMware ESXi
2 12 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 12 (85.71%) Patch Management
2 12 (85.71%) Driving Licence
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) PDM
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CAD
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 12 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2013
1 12 (85.71%) MS Exchange
1 12 (85.71%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Operations Engineer
1 12 (85.71%) Server Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Active Directory Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) EMC Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) IT Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (85.71%) Data Security
1 12 (85.71%) Patch Management
2 1 (7.14%) CAD
2 1 (7.14%) ERP
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) MCSA
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (85.71%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 12 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 12 (85.71%) VMware ESXi
2 12 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (85.71%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) 3PAR
1 12 (85.71%) EMC
1 12 (85.71%) NetApp
1 12 (85.71%) VMware