The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 34 35 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 26.56% 14.77% 10.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 94.44% 46.67% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 32 29 14
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £41,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
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 Stevenage region.

Operating Systems Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
36 75 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 28.13% 31.65% 25.65%
Number of salaries quoted 34 48 27
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Windows
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Windows Salary Trend in Stevenage

Windows
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 48 (58.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 44 (53.66%) Windows Server 2003
3 37 (45.12%) Microsoft
4 28 (34.15%) MS Excel
4 28 (34.15%) VMware
5 27 (32.93%) MS Office
6 26 (31.71%) Windows Vista
7 24 (29.27%) Active Directory
8 23 (28.05%) MS Exchange
9 20 (24.39%) Windows XP
9 20 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (17.07%) Windows 7
11 13 (15.85%) SQL
12 12 (14.63%) TCP/IP
13 11 (13.41%) Cisco
14 10 (12.20%) Retail
14 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2013
15 9 (10.98%) Root Cause Analysis
15 9 (10.98%) PowerShell
15 9 (10.98%) QA
15 9 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (10.98%) DNS
15 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (10.98%) ITIL
16 8 (9.76%) UNIX
16 8 (9.76%) VB
16 8 (9.76%) HP
16 8 (9.76%) Firewall
16 8 (9.76%) SC Cleared

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 23 (28.05%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (9.76%) Lync
4 7 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.66%) IIS
8 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 28 (34.15%) MS Excel
2 27 (32.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.63%) TCP/IP
2 9 (10.98%) DNS
3 8 (9.76%) Firewall
4 6 (7.32%) VoIP
4 6 (7.32%) WAN
4 6 (7.32%) Wireless
5 4 (4.88%) VPN
5 4 (4.88%) WLAN
5 4 (4.88%) LAN
5 4 (4.88%) MPLS
5 4 (4.88%) OSPF
5 4 (4.88%) BGP
5 4 (4.88%) SAN
5 4 (4.88%) VPLS
5 4 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (3.66%) Internet
6 3 (3.66%) POP3
6 3 (3.66%) SMTP
6 3 (3.66%) DHCP
7 2 (2.44%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) MySQL
3 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Subversion
General
1 10 (12.20%) Retail
2 7 (8.54%) Finance
3 6 (7.32%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.10%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (24.39%) Help Desk Support
2 17 (20.73%) Technical Support
3 15 (18.29%) 1st Line Support
4 14 (17.07%) Analyst
5 9 (10.98%) Support Analyst
6 7 (8.54%) Consultant
6 7 (8.54%) Help Desk Analyst
6 7 (8.54%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) QA Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Test Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (6.10%) Server Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.88%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Test Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) C# Software Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Citrix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.54%) .NET
2 6 (7.32%) HTML
2 6 (7.32%) WinForms
2 6 (7.32%) HTML5
3 4 (4.88%) XML
3 4 (4.88%) XSL
3 4 (4.88%) XSLT
3 4 (4.88%) .NET Framework
3 4 (4.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (2.44%) X-Windows
4 2 (2.44%) Silverlight
4 2 (2.44%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.22%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (4.88%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.44%) Clustering
3 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.44%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.22%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 48 (58.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 44 (53.66%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (31.71%) Windows Vista
4 20 (24.39%) Windows XP
5 14 (17.07%) Windows 7
6 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (9.76%) UNIX
8 3 (3.66%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.22%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (10.98%) Root Cause Analysis
1 9 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (10.98%) ITIL
2 7 (8.54%) Test Scripting
3 6 (7.32%) Change Control
4 5 (6.10%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (6.10%) Time Management
5 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2
5 4 (4.88%) Document Management
5 4 (4.88%) Workflow
5 4 (4.88%) Multithreading
5 4 (4.88%) Line Management
6 3 (3.66%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.66%) Business Continuity
6 3 (3.66%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.44%) Software Testing
7 2 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.44%) Manual Testing
7 2 (2.44%) System Testing
7 2 (2.44%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.85%) SQL
2 9 (10.98%) PowerShell
3 8 (9.76%) VB
4 6 (7.32%) VBScript
4 6 (7.32%) C#
5 4 (4.88%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.88%) XPath
6 3 (3.66%) PHP
7 2 (2.44%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.76%) SC Cleared
2 8 (9.76%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.54%) VCP5
3 7 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (8.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (8.54%) ISEB
4 5 (6.10%) MCITP
4 5 (6.10%) MCSE
5 4 (4.88%) MCP
5 4 (4.88%) CCNP
5 4 (4.88%) CCNA
5 4 (4.88%) MBCS
5 4 (4.88%) Degree
5 4 (4.88%) VCP4
6 2 (2.44%) MCTS
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) QA
System Software
1 24 (29.27%) Active Directory
2 20 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.32%) XenApp
3 6 (7.32%) XenDesktop
4 5 (6.10%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.66%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.22%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.22%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 7 (8.54%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (7.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (7.32%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 37 (45.12%) Microsoft
2 28 (34.15%) VMware
3 11 (13.41%) Cisco
4 8 (9.76%) HP
5 7 (8.54%) Citrix
6 6 (7.32%) AppSense
6 6 (7.32%) Fujitsu
6 6 (7.32%) SolarWinds
7 5 (6.10%) IBM
8 4 (4.88%) Blue Coat
9 3 (3.66%) EMC
9 3 (3.66%) Oracle
10 2 (2.44%) Business Objects
10 2 (2.44%) Apple
11 1 (1.22%) NetApp
11 1 (1.22%) SAP
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + healthcare, Microsoft Certifications
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage
Altura
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago