The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 30 1 22
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +21
Permanent jobs citing Windows 17 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 9.50% 33.33% 10.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.95% 92.00% 51.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 18
Average salary £55,000 £30,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -13.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £24,000 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £39,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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 St Albans region.

Operating Systems Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
37 25 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 20.67% 36.23% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 35 24 38
Average salary £50,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.73% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £24,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Windows
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Windows Salary Trend in St Albans

Windows
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in St Albans

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 (53.33%) PowerShell
1 16 (53.33%) Hyper-V
2 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (36.67%) MVC
4 11 (36.67%) C#
4 11 (36.67%) HTML
4 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
4 11 (36.67%) .NET
4 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
4 11 (36.67%) CSS
4 11 (36.67%) TeamCity
4 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (36.67%) HTML5
4 11 (36.67%) CSS3
4 11 (36.67%) VMware
4 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (36.67%) TDD
4 11 (36.67%) NUnit
4 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
5 10 (33.33%) Web Development
5 10 (33.33%) 3PAR
5 10 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (33.33%) SAN
6 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
7 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 8 (26.67%) SOA
7 8 (26.67%) Low Latency
8 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
1 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.33%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Mingle
2 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) SAN
2 5 (16.67%) DNS
2 5 (16.67%) DHCP
3 4 (13.33%) LAN
3 4 (13.33%) WAN
4 3 (10.00%) Internet
5 2 (6.67%) Telnet
5 2 (6.67%) Intranet
5 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.33%) VPN
6 1 (3.33%) VoIP
6 1 (3.33%) Firewall
6 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (20.00%) RavenDB
2 6 (20.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) NUnit
1 11 (36.67%) TeamCity
2 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.00%) MSTest
2 6 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Graduate
3 6 (20.00%) Junior
3 6 (20.00%) Programmer
3 6 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Junior Software Developer
3 6 (20.00%) .NET Programmer
3 6 (20.00%) Junior Programmer
3 6 (20.00%) Software Programmer
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Graduate Programmer
4 5 (16.67%) IT Support
4 5 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 5 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 5 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) HTML
1 11 (36.67%) .NET
1 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
1 11 (36.67%) CSS
1 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 11 (36.67%) HTML5
1 11 (36.67%) CSS3
2 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 6 (20.00%) Web Services
2 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (20.00%) RESTful
3 5 (16.67%) WCF
3 5 (16.67%) Silverlight
3 5 (16.67%) jQuery
3 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (16.67%) WinForms
3 5 (16.67%) Ajax
4 4 (13.33%) WebSockets
4 4 (13.33%) XML
4 4 (13.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.33%) Open Source
4 1 (3.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
3 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.00%) Linux
5 2 (6.67%) Android
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (36.67%) TDD
1 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
1 11 (36.67%) MVC
2 10 (33.33%) Web Development
2 10 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (26.67%) Low Latency
3 8 (26.67%) SOA
4 6 (20.00%) OO
4 6 (20.00%) BDD
4 6 (20.00%) CQRS
4 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Scrum
5 5 (16.67%) OOD
6 4 (13.33%) Multithreading
7 2 (6.67%) ERP
8 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.33%) Software Deployment
8 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) PowerShell
2 11 (36.67%) C#
2 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (23.33%) SQL
4 4 (13.33%) Objective-C
4 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) CCIA
2 1 (3.33%) MCP
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
2 1 (3.33%) MCSA
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.33%) CCEA
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) Hyper-V
2 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.33%) XenApp
4 1 (3.33%) XenServer
4 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (36.67%) VMware
3 10 (33.33%) 3PAR
4 5 (16.67%) Reuters
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco
5 2 (6.67%) Citrix
5 2 (6.67%) Epicor
5 2 (6.67%) Novell
6 1 (3.33%) SonicWALL
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