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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 12 45 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 10.00% 26.63% 14.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.00% 67.16% 57.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 39 9
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +35.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £16,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £35,050 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
15 67 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 12.50% 39.64% 25.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 59 13
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +103.12%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 24 (64.86%) MS Office
2 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
3 13 (35.14%) TCP/IP
3 13 (35.14%) Degree
3 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (32.43%) SQL
4 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
5 11 (29.73%) VMware
6 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
6 10 (27.03%) HTML
7 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
7 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (21.62%) Internet
9 7 (18.92%) SLA
9 7 (18.92%) Cisco
9 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
9 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (18.92%) C++
9 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
10 6 (16.22%) Validation
10 6 (16.22%) MCP
10 6 (16.22%) MCSE
10 6 (16.22%) MCSA
11 5 (13.51%) VoIP
11 5 (13.51%) 21 CFR Part 11

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (10.81%) IIS
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.70%) Lync
Applications
1 24 (64.86%) MS Office
2 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) TCP/IP
2 8 (21.62%) Internet
3 5 (13.51%) VoIP
4 4 (10.81%) WAN
4 4 (10.81%) POP3
4 4 (10.81%) SMTP
5 3 (8.11%) ISDN
5 3 (8.11%) PBX
5 3 (8.11%) HSPA
5 3 (8.11%) LTE
6 2 (5.41%) Wireless
7 1 (2.70%) Firewall
7 1 (2.70%) LAN
7 1 (2.70%) WLAN
7 1 (2.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) MySQL
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) JIRA
2 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (16.22%) Developer
1 6 (16.22%) Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Tester
2 5 (13.51%) Software Tester
3 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) C++ Developer
3 4 (10.81%) IT Support
3 4 (10.81%) Senior IT Support
4 3 (8.11%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) PC Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (5.41%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) HTML
2 5 (13.51%) .NET
2 5 (13.51%) XML
2 5 (13.51%) HTML5
3 4 (10.81%) Qt
4 3 (8.11%) WPF
5 2 (5.41%) Entity Framework
5 2 (5.41%) XSL
5 2 (5.41%) XSLT
5 2 (5.41%) WinForms
5 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Handset
2 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
2 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (13.51%) Android
5 4 (10.81%) Mac OS X
5 4 (10.81%) Linux
6 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
6 3 (8.11%) Windows Vista
6 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Validation
2 5 (13.51%) Multithreading
3 3 (8.11%) System Testing
3 3 (8.11%) OO
3 3 (8.11%) SDLC
4 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.41%) Workflow
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL
5 1 (2.70%) Service Management
5 1 (2.70%) Time Management
5 1 (2.70%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (2.70%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.70%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) C++
3 5 (13.51%) C#
4 4 (10.81%) Fortran
4 4 (10.81%) Perl
4 4 (10.81%) PHP
5 3 (8.11%) Python
6 2 (5.41%) XPath
6 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Degree
2 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (16.22%) MCP
3 6 (16.22%) MCSE
3 6 (16.22%) MCSA
4 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
4 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.41%) CCNP
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.70%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) SLA
2 5 (13.51%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 5 (13.51%) GMP
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
2 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 11 (29.73%) VMware
3 7 (18.92%) Cisco
4 3 (8.11%) Apple
4 3 (8.11%) Remedy
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) Computacenter
5 1 (2.70%) Polycom
5 1 (2.70%) Becrypt