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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 22 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 14 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 8.59% 9.72% 7.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.85% 28.00% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 7
Average salary £25,500 £26,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £32,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
27 25 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 16.56% 34.72% 34.41%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 23
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 3 August 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 20 (66.67%) Firewall
2 17 (56.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (53.33%) Linux
4 14 (46.67%) ITIL
4 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
5 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
6 12 (40.00%) SharePoint
7 11 (36.67%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (30.00%) UNIX
9 8 (26.67%) Degree
10 7 (23.33%) CheckPoint
11 6 (20.00%) Blackberry
11 6 (20.00%) iptables
12 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
12 5 (16.67%) Cisco
12 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
13 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
13 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
13 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
14 3 (10.00%) Ubuntu
14 3 (10.00%) Windows Vista
15 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
15 2 (6.67%) iPad
16 1 (3.33%) Lync
16 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
16 1 (3.33%) PKI
16 1 (3.33%) LAN
16 1 (3.33%) WAN
16 1 (3.33%) SMTP
16 1 (3.33%) HTTP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 12 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) SSL
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) SMTP
3 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Analyst
1 14 (46.67%) Support Analyst
2 13 (43.33%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (33.33%) Systems Support
3 10 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Trainee
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Support Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Support
6 3 (10.00%) IT Support
7 2 (6.67%) Graduate
7 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.67%) Administrator
8 1 (3.33%) Service Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Technical Administrator
8 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
8 1 (3.33%) Trainee Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.67%) iPad
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 16 (53.33%) Linux
3 9 (30.00%) UNIX
4 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 3 (10.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) ITIL
2 1 (3.33%) CRM
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (36.67%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (26.67%) Degree
4 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) iptables
3 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix