The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 60 103 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 16.30% 23.57% 20.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 96.77% 79.23% 74.26%
Number of salaries quoted 55 85 61
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £33,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Windows
Bedfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
62 130 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 16.85% 29.75% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 57 110 84
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Windows
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Windows Salary Trend in Luton

Windows
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Luton region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Luton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 49 (47.57%) Microsoft
2 43 (41.75%) SQL Server
3 38 (36.89%) SQL
4 32 (31.07%) Active Directory
5 31 (30.10%) ITIL
6 29 (28.16%) .NET
7 28 (27.18%) C#
7 28 (27.18%) MS Office
8 27 (26.21%) MS Excel
8 27 (26.21%) VMware
9 25 (24.27%) Web Services
10 24 (23.30%) Citrix
10 24 (23.30%) MVC
10 24 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (22.33%) JavaScript
12 22 (21.36%) CSS
13 21 (20.39%) ASP.NET
13 21 (20.39%) Microsoft Azure
14 20 (19.42%) HTML
14 20 (19.42%) CSS3
14 20 (19.42%) Office 365
15 17 (16.50%) Windows Server 2003
15 17 (16.50%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (16.50%) VMware Infrastructure
15 17 (16.50%) .NET Framework
16 16 (15.53%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (15.53%) SAN
16 16 (15.53%) Oracle
17 15 (14.56%) IIS
17 15 (14.56%) Degree

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 15 (14.56%) IIS
2 9 (8.74%) SharePoint
2 9 (8.74%) MS Exchange
3 7 (6.80%) WebLogic
4 5 (4.85%) WebLogic Portal
4 5 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.94%) Lync
7 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 28 (27.18%) MS Office
2 27 (26.21%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 21 (20.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (19.42%) Office 365
3 5 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.94%) SaaS
5 1 (0.97%) PaaS
5 1 (0.97%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.53%) SAN
2 9 (8.74%) DHCP
3 8 (7.77%) iSCSI
3 8 (7.77%) DNS
4 7 (6.80%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.80%) WAN
5 6 (5.83%) LAN
6 5 (4.85%) FTP
6 5 (4.85%) Internet
7 4 (3.88%) Firewall
8 3 (2.91%) ADSL
9 2 (1.94%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.94%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (1.94%) Intranet
9 2 (1.94%) MPLS
9 2 (1.94%) PBX
10 1 (0.97%) SSL
10 1 (0.97%) HTTP
10 1 (0.97%) VPN
10 1 (0.97%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (41.75%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (8.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (8.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.94%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.94%) MySQL
8 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.97%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.94%) JIRA
2 2 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (8.74%) Banking
2 7 (6.80%) Finance
3 5 (4.85%) Automotive
3 5 (4.85%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.88%) Publishing
5 3 (2.91%) Legal
5 3 (2.91%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.94%) Danish Language
6 2 (1.94%) French Language
6 2 (1.94%) German Language
6 2 (1.94%) Retail
7 1 (0.97%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.97%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (18.45%) Developer
2 9 (8.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (7.77%) IT Support
3 8 (7.77%) .NET Developer
3 8 (7.77%) Help Desk Support
3 8 (7.77%) Infrastructure Manager
3 8 (7.77%) Support Technician
3 8 (7.77%) Support Engineer
3 8 (7.77%) Support Specialist
3 8 (7.77%) Applications Support
3 8 (7.77%) Web Developer
4 7 (6.80%) Analyst
4 7 (6.80%) Server Engineer
4 7 (6.80%) Help Desk Technician
4 7 (6.80%) Help Desk Support Technician
5 6 (5.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (5.83%) Support Team Leader
5 6 (5.83%) Team Leader
5 6 (5.83%) C# Developer
6 5 (4.85%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (28.16%) .NET
2 25 (24.27%) Web Services
3 22 (21.36%) CSS
4 21 (20.39%) ASP.NET
5 20 (19.42%) HTML
5 20 (19.42%) CSS3
6 17 (16.50%) .NET Framework
7 16 (15.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (12.62%) jQuery
9 9 (8.74%) HTML5
9 9 (8.74%) Entity Framework
9 9 (8.74%) AngularJS
10 7 (6.80%) JMS
10 7 (6.80%) J2EE
11 6 (5.83%) XML
12 4 (3.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (1.94%) Ajax
13 2 (1.94%) JSON
13 2 (1.94%) Middleware
14 1 (0.97%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.68%) Mathematics
2 10 (9.71%) Clustering
3 9 (8.74%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.88%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.91%) Replication
5 3 (2.91%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.94%) Statistics
7 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.97%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 17 (16.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (14.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (12.62%) Windows 8
4 12 (11.65%) Windows 7
4 12 (11.65%) Windows XP
5 10 (9.71%) Linux
6 8 (7.77%) UNIX
7 7 (6.80%) HPUX
7 7 (6.80%) Solaris
7 7 (6.80%) Android
8 5 (4.85%) Windows 2000
9 4 (3.88%) Apple iOS
9 4 (3.88%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.10%) ITIL
2 24 (23.30%) MVC
2 24 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (13.59%) Software Engineering
4 11 (10.68%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (8.74%) Scrum
5 9 (8.74%) SOA
5 9 (8.74%) OO
6 8 (7.77%) Kanban
6 8 (7.77%) TDD
7 7 (6.80%) Project Management
7 7 (6.80%) Service Delivery
7 7 (6.80%) Migration
7 7 (6.80%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (5.83%) DevOps
8 6 (5.83%) Coaching
8 6 (5.83%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (5.83%) Waterfall
9 5 (4.85%) E-Commerce
9 5 (4.85%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 38 (36.89%) SQL
2 28 (27.18%) C#
3 23 (22.33%) JavaScript
4 12 (11.65%) T-SQL
5 11 (10.68%) C
5 11 (10.68%) Java
6 6 (5.83%) VB
7 5 (4.85%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.94%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.94%) VBA
9 1 (0.97%) C++
9 1 (0.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (14.56%) Degree
2 10 (9.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (6.80%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (5.83%) MCSE
4 6 (5.83%) MCSA
5 5 (4.85%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (4.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.88%) A+ Certification
6 4 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.88%) CCA
6 4 (3.88%) CCNA
7 2 (1.94%) MCTS
7 2 (1.94%) MOS
7 2 (1.94%) MCP
8 1 (0.97%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.71%) SLA
2 3 (2.91%) QA
System Software
1 32 (31.07%) Active Directory
2 17 (16.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.71%) Terminal Services
4 6 (5.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (3.88%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.91%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.91%) vSphere
6 3 (2.91%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.94%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.94%) DFS Replication
7 2 (1.94%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.94%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.97%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (10.68%) SCCM
2 7 (6.80%) SCOM
3 2 (1.94%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.97%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.97%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (47.57%) Microsoft
2 27 (26.21%) VMware
3 24 (23.30%) Citrix
4 16 (15.53%) Oracle
5 12 (11.65%) Cisco
6 6 (5.83%) HP
7 4 (3.88%) Akamai
7 4 (3.88%) Sybase
8 3 (2.91%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.94%) Lumesse
9 2 (1.94%) Spiceworks
9 2 (1.94%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.94%) Websense
9 2 (1.94%) Remedy
9 2 (1.94%) Juniper
9 2 (1.94%) Dell
10 1 (0.97%) NetApp
10 1 (0.97%) Veritas
10 1 (0.97%) Mitel
10 1 (0.97%) F5
Luton, Bedfordshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £18,000 + Health, Pension, Dental, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago