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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 35 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 62.50% 3.70% 11.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 97.22% 33.33% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 2 5
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -4.10%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
36 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 64.29% 11.11% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32 6 7
Average salary £37,500 £41,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +65.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Letchworth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 36 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 33 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 32 (48.48%) MS Exchange
4 25 (37.88%) VMware
5 24 (36.36%) UNIX
6 19 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (24.24%) Oracle
8 15 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
8 15 (22.73%) Oracle Database
9 14 (21.21%) Change Control
10 13 (19.70%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (18.18%) SolarWinds
11 12 (18.18%) TCP/IP
12 11 (16.67%) CCNP
13 10 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (15.15%) Firewall
13 10 (15.15%) Citrix
13 10 (15.15%) VPN
13 10 (15.15%) Cisco
13 10 (15.15%) MCP
14 9 (13.64%) MCSE
14 9 (13.64%) MS Office
14 9 (13.64%) ITIL
14 9 (13.64%) VoIP
14 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (13.64%) Wireless
14 9 (13.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 9 (13.64%) MBCS
15 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 32 (48.48%) MS Exchange
2 15 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (12.12%) SharePoint
3 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (12.12%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.55%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (13.64%) MS Office
2 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 10 (15.15%) VPN
2 10 (15.15%) Firewall
2 10 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (13.64%) Wireless
3 9 (13.64%) VoIP
4 8 (12.12%) VPLS
4 8 (12.12%) MPLS
4 8 (12.12%) OSPF
4 8 (12.12%) BGP
5 2 (3.03%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.52%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.73%) Oracle Database
2 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.03%) MySQL
General
1 4 (6.06%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Banking
2 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (25.76%) Analyst
2 14 (21.21%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 13 (19.70%) Support Engineer
4 11 (16.67%) Technical Support
4 11 (16.67%) Server Engineer
5 10 (15.15%) Technical Support Engineer
5 10 (15.15%) Technical Engineer
6 8 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (12.12%) Windows Server Engineer
6 8 (12.12%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 7 (10.61%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
7 7 (10.61%) Support Analyst
7 7 (10.61%) Network Analyst
8 6 (9.09%) Network Support
8 6 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) Oracle DBA
9 5 (7.58%) Network Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) Consultant
9 5 (7.58%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) X-Windows
2 3 (4.55%) WPF
3 2 (3.03%) .NET
4 1 (1.52%) MFC
4 1 (1.52%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.52%) CCTV
1 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.36%) UNIX
2 19 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.55%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.52%) AIX
5 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) Change Control
2 9 (13.64%) ITIL
3 8 (12.12%) PRINCE2
4 7 (10.61%) Document Management
5 3 (4.55%) MVVM
6 2 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.03%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.52%) Resource Management
7 1 (1.52%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.52%) Coaching
7 1 (1.52%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.55%) SQL
2 2 (3.03%) C#
2 2 (3.03%) C++
2 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (16.67%) CCNP
3 10 (15.15%) MCP
4 9 (13.64%) MCSE
4 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (13.64%) MBCS
5 8 (12.12%) Security Cleared
5 8 (12.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (10.61%) VCP4
6 7 (10.61%) VCP5
7 3 (4.55%) VCAP
7 3 (4.55%) MCTS
7 3 (4.55%) MCITP
8 1 (1.52%) CCNA
8 1 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 36 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 13 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.12%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (12.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (37.88%) VMware
3 16 (24.24%) Oracle
4 12 (18.18%) SolarWinds
5 10 (15.15%) Cisco
5 10 (15.15%) Citrix
6 8 (12.12%) Blue Coat
6 8 (12.12%) NetApp
6 8 (12.12%) Symantec
7 3 (4.55%) IBM
8 1 (1.52%) BMC
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