The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 6 20
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 12 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 18.18% 20.69% 8.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.55% 75.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 14
Average salary £40,000 £27,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -11.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £27,500 £34,047
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
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 Rickmansworth region.

Operating Systems Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 8 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 33.33% 27.59% 44.78%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 63
Average salary £34,000 £27,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.63% -50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £65,000 £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Windows
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Windows Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

Windows
Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Rickmansworth region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 11 (52.38%) MS Office
4 9 (42.86%) XML
4 9 (42.86%) XSL
4 9 (42.86%) C#
4 9 (42.86%) C++
4 9 (42.86%) HTML
4 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 9 (42.86%) .NET
4 9 (42.86%) IIS
4 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 9 (42.86%) Scrum
4 9 (42.86%) Finance
4 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (42.86%) TDD
4 9 (42.86%) Pair Programming
4 9 (42.86%) Ajax
4 9 (42.86%) Web Development
4 9 (42.86%) Visual Studio Team System
4 9 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (42.86%) User Stories
5 7 (33.33%) OO
6 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
7 5 (23.81%) UNIX
7 5 (23.81%) Linux
7 5 (23.81%) Firewall

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 9 (42.86%) IIS
2 5 (23.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Office
2 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Firewall
1 5 (23.81%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Visual Studio Team System
1 9 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Software Developer
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Service Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) XML
1 9 (42.86%) XSL
1 9 (42.86%) HTML
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
1 9 (42.86%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) UNIX
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
1 5 (23.81%) Debian
1 5 (23.81%) Ubuntu
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Scrum
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (42.86%) TDD
1 9 (42.86%) Pair Programming
1 9 (42.86%) Web Development
1 9 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
1 9 (42.86%) User Stories
2 7 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) ITSM
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) C#
1 9 (42.86%) C++
1 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) MCP
2 3 (14.29%) MCSE
2 3 (14.29%) MCSA
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) CCNA
2 3 (14.29%) MCTS
2 3 (14.29%) MCITP
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco
2 3 (14.29%) VMware