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 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 8 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 21 9 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 20.19% 13.85% 20.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.64% 26.47% 57.45%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 24
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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 Rickmansworth region.

Operating Systems Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
33 34 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 31.73% 52.31% 34.81%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 42
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 22 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (55.17%) Firewall
1 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (41.38%) ITIL
2 12 (41.38%) SharePoint
2 12 (41.38%) Linux
3 11 (37.93%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
4 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
5 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
6 6 (20.69%) UNIX
7 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (17.24%) Ajax
7 5 (17.24%) Web Development
7 5 (17.24%) Degree
7 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (17.24%) TDD
7 5 (17.24%) Pair Programming
7 5 (17.24%) Finance
7 5 (17.24%) Scrum
7 5 (17.24%) XML
7 5 (17.24%) XSL
7 5 (17.24%) C#
7 5 (17.24%) C++
7 5 (17.24%) HTML
7 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
7 5 (17.24%) SQL
7 5 (17.24%) .NET
7 5 (17.24%) SQL Server

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (41.38%) SharePoint
2 5 (17.24%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) SSL
3 1 (3.45%) SMTP
3 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Support Analyst
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (31.03%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (27.59%) Systems Support
4 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Senior Support Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 3 (10.34%) Trainee
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Technical Support
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.90%) IT Support
9 1 (3.45%) Operations Support Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Technical Administrator
9 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Ajax
1 5 (17.24%) XML
1 5 (17.24%) XSL
1 5 (17.24%) HTML
1 5 (17.24%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (41.38%) Linux
3 6 (20.69%) UNIX
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Vista
4 3 (10.34%) Ubuntu
4 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Web Development
2 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.24%) TDD
2 5 (17.24%) Pair Programming
2 5 (17.24%) Scrum
2 5 (17.24%) User Stories
2 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (10.34%) OO
4 1 (3.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) C#
1 5 (17.24%) C++
1 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
3 5 (17.24%) Degree
4 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) iptables
3 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
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