The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Letchworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 8 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 9 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 28.13% 20.73% 6.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 94.44% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 0
Average salary £42,500 £35,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.88% -
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 Letchworth region.

Operating Systems Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 28.13% 21.95% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 0
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

Windows
Salary Trend in Letchworth

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

Windows Salary Trend in Letchworth

Windows
Salary Histogram in Letchworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Letchworth region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Letchworth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 32 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 25 (54.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (41.30%) VMware
4 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
4 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
5 17 (36.96%) UNIX
6 16 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (34.78%) Change Control
7 15 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (30.43%) CCNP
9 13 (28.26%) SolarWinds
10 12 (26.09%) Oracle
10 12 (26.09%) Cisco
10 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (26.09%) Firewall
10 12 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (23.91%) VPN
11 11 (23.91%) Wireless
12 10 (21.74%) VoIP
12 10 (21.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 10 (21.74%) MPLS
12 10 (21.74%) Blue Coat
12 10 (21.74%) VPLS
13 9 (19.57%) MCP
13 9 (19.57%) OSPF
13 9 (19.57%) BGP
13 9 (19.57%) VCP4
13 9 (19.57%) VCP5
14 8 (17.39%) ITIL
14 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.52%) Lync
5 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) Firewall
1 12 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (23.91%) Wireless
2 11 (23.91%) VPN
3 10 (21.74%) VoIP
3 10 (21.74%) VPLS
3 10 (21.74%) MPLS
4 9 (19.57%) OSPF
4 9 (19.57%) BGP
5 3 (6.52%) DHCP
5 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.52%) DNS
6 2 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Analyst
2 15 (32.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Network Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Network Support
3 8 (17.39%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Administrator
4 7 (15.22%) Network Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) DBA
5 6 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Support Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Network Support Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (8.70%) Technical Support
7 4 (8.70%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (8.70%) Exchange Administrator
8 3 (6.52%) Oracle Technical Consultant
8 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (6.52%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) X-Windows
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.17%) Clustering
2 1 (2.17%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 25 (54.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (36.96%) UNIX
3 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.87%) Linux
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Change Control
2 8 (17.39%) ITIL
2 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2
2 8 (17.39%) Document Management
3 3 (6.52%) Business Continuity
4 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.17%) ERP
5 1 (2.17%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.17%) Resource Management
5 1 (2.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (30.43%) CCNP
3 9 (19.57%) MCP
3 9 (19.57%) VCP4
3 9 (19.57%) VCP5
4 8 (17.39%) MBCS
4 8 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (15.22%) MCSE
6 4 (8.70%) VCAP
7 3 (6.52%) MCTS
7 3 (6.52%) MCITP
8 2 (4.35%) Degree
9 1 (2.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 32 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 15 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) VMware
2 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 13 (28.26%) SolarWinds
4 12 (26.09%) Oracle
4 12 (26.09%) Cisco
5 10 (21.74%) Blue Coat
6 3 (6.52%) EMC
6 3 (6.52%) IBM
6 3 (6.52%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.17%) SAP
7 1 (2.17%) Citrix