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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 10.00% 2.15% 13.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.58% 11.76% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 11
Average salary £26,250 £30,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% -38.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
19 17 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 31.67% 18.28% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 38
Average salary £42,500 £54,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.01% +9.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 27 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (64.29%) MS Office
2 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
3 8 (57.14%) Windows XP
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 6 (42.86%) Citrix
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) iPad
5 4 (28.57%) VMware
6 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 3 (21.43%) Legal
6 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 3 (21.43%) LAN
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco
7 2 (14.29%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) Network Management
8 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (7.14%) Product Management
8 1 (7.14%) Symmetrix DMX
8 1 (7.14%) SRDF
8 1 (7.14%) EMC
8 1 (7.14%) CLARiiON
8 1 (7.14%) Symmetrix
8 1 (7.14%) AWK
8 1 (7.14%) NetBackup

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Office
1 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
General
1 3 (21.43%) Legal
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Analyst
1 13 (92.86%) Support Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Support
2 5 (35.71%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Support Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Service Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Storage Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Backup Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) CLARiiON
2 1 (7.14%) Symmetrix
2 1 (7.14%) Celerra
2 1 (7.14%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (57.14%) Windows XP
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (7.14%) AIX
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Network Management
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
3 1 (7.14%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
1 1 (7.14%) AWK
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (7.14%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) Brocade
5 1 (7.14%) Sun
5 1 (7.14%) EMC
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) StorageTek
5 1 (7.14%) Veritas
5 1 (7.14%) Symantec
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago