The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Letchworth region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 28 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 27.45% 2.17% 18.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 93.33% 33.33% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 1 8
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 29.41% 6.52% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 29 3 10
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +45.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
Hertfordshire

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 22 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Letchworth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 33 (53.23%) Microsoft
2 23 (37.10%) MS Exchange
3 21 (33.87%) Oracle
4 20 (32.26%) Citrix
4 20 (32.26%) Oracle Database
5 19 (30.65%) TCP/IP
6 18 (29.03%) UNIX
7 17 (27.42%) VMware
8 16 (25.81%) Active Directory
9 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
9 15 (24.19%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (20.97%) SQL
11 12 (19.35%) Oracle 11i
11 12 (19.35%) PL/SQL
11 12 (19.35%) SharePoint
11 12 (19.35%) NetApp
11 12 (19.35%) ISA Server
11 12 (19.35%) Symantec
11 12 (19.35%) SharePoint 2010
11 12 (19.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 12 (19.35%) Oracle EBS R12
11 12 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2003
11 12 (19.35%) Security Cleared
12 10 (16.13%) MySQL
13 8 (12.90%) Load Balancing
13 8 (12.90%) NetScaler
13 8 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (12.90%) MS Office
14 5 (8.06%) Finance
14 5 (8.06%) MCP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 23 (37.10%) MS Exchange
2 15 (24.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (19.35%) SharePoint
3 12 (19.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Office
2 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Oracle 11i
1 12 (19.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 19 (30.65%) TCP/IP
2 8 (12.90%) NetScaler
3 2 (3.23%) DNS
3 2 (3.23%) DHCP
3 2 (3.23%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.61%) Firewall
4 1 (1.61%) VPN
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.26%) Oracle Database
2 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
3 10 (16.13%) MySQL
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.84%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (32.26%) Server Engineer
2 12 (19.35%) Systems Engineer
2 12 (19.35%) DBA
2 12 (19.35%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 12 (19.35%) Oracle DBA
2 12 (19.35%) Windows Server Engineer
3 11 (17.74%) Consultant
3 11 (17.74%) Support Engineer
4 10 (16.13%) Technical Support
5 9 (14.52%) Technical Consultant
5 9 (14.52%) Exchange Engineer
5 9 (14.52%) Technical Support Engineer
5 9 (14.52%) Technical Engineer
6 8 (12.90%) Citrix Engineer
6 8 (12.90%) Citrix Server Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (8.06%) Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) Support Analyst
10 3 (4.84%) IT Manager
10 3 (4.84%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) WPF
2 2 (3.23%) .NET
3 1 (1.61%) WinForms
3 1 (1.61%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.61%) Kindle
1 1 (1.61%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.03%) UNIX
2 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.23%) Linux
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.90%) Load Balancing
1 8 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (4.84%) ITIL
2 3 (4.84%) MVVM
3 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2
3 1 (1.61%) Resource Management
3 1 (1.61%) Problem Management
3 1 (1.61%) Fault Management
3 1 (1.61%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.97%) SQL
2 12 (19.35%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.23%) C#
3 2 (3.23%) C++
4 1 (1.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.06%) MCP
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.84%) MCSE
3 3 (4.84%) Degree
3 3 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (4.84%) MBCS
4 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.61%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 12 (19.35%) ISA Server
3 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (19.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 33 (53.23%) Microsoft
2 21 (33.87%) Oracle
3 20 (32.26%) Citrix
4 17 (27.42%) VMware
5 12 (19.35%) NetApp
5 12 (19.35%) Symantec
6 3 (4.84%) Cisco
7 2 (3.23%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.61%) BMC