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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 27 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 12 34 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 8.05% 25.00% 20.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 58.62% 69.39%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 28
Average salary £30,000 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,575 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,779 £42,500 £40,000
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 St Albans region.

Operating Systems Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32 58 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 21.48% 42.65% 29.34%
Number of salaries quoted 32 37 30
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in St Albans

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 25 (78.13%) Microsoft
2 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (46.88%) MS Office
3 15 (46.88%) VMware
4 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (40.63%) SQL
5 13 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (40.63%) Hyper-V
6 11 (34.38%) LAN
6 11 (34.38%) Internet
7 10 (31.25%) Novell
8 9 (28.13%) WAN
9 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 8 (25.00%) IIS
10 7 (21.88%) Linux
10 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
10 7 (21.88%) Intranet
10 7 (21.88%) Telnet
10 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (15.63%) Finance
12 5 (15.63%) Windows XP
12 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
12 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
12 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
13 4 (12.50%) Office 365
14 3 (9.38%) Cisco
14 3 (9.38%) Epicor
14 3 (9.38%) ERP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (25.00%) IIS
2 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (46.88%) MS Office
2 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) LAN
1 11 (34.38%) Internet
2 9 (28.13%) WAN
3 7 (21.88%) Telnet
3 7 (21.88%) Intranet
4 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.25%) DNS
5 2 (6.25%) Firewall
5 2 (6.25%) Wireless
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (6.25%) DHCP
5 2 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) RavenDB
3 1 (3.13%) Neo4j
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.13%) NUnit
1 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) MSTest
1 1 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Billing
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Operations Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Technical Support
4 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (12.50%) IT Support
5 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Support Manager
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Support Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Server Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
1 2 (6.25%) LAMP
2 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.13%) RESTful
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.13%) HTML5
2 1 (3.13%) CSS3
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) IVR
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (21.88%) Linux
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (15.63%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Vista
5 2 (6.25%) Android
5 2 (6.25%) UNIX
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (9.38%) Web Design
2 3 (9.38%) ERP
3 2 (6.25%) CRM
3 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
3 2 (6.25%) Network Architecture
3 2 (6.25%) Software Deployment
3 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.13%) BDD
4 1 (3.13%) CQRS
4 1 (3.13%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (3.13%) MVC
4 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.13%) TDD
4 1 (3.13%) Information Management
4 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.13%) Web Development
4 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) VB
2 1 (3.13%) VB6
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (40.63%) Hyper-V
2 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.38%) vSphere
4 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.13%) XenApp
5 1 (3.13%) XenServer
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) Microsoft
2 15 (46.88%) VMware
3 10 (31.25%) Novell
4 3 (9.38%) Epicor
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle
6 1 (3.13%) Citrix
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 to £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago