The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Stevenage region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 44 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 33.33% 24.34% 20.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 97.78% 75.51% 62.79%
Number of salaries quoted 39 20 27
Average salary £32,500 £26,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.64% -28.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £16,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £54,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
45 49 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 34.09% 32.24% 31.85%
Number of salaries quoted 40 22 43
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £16,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £51,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
Windows
Hertfordshire

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 29 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 57 (54.81%) MS Office
2 56 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 56 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (50.96%) MS Excel
4 52 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 48 (46.15%) VMware
6 41 (39.42%) TCP/IP
7 39 (37.50%) Windows XP
8 34 (32.69%) Windows 7
9 33 (31.73%) MS Exchange
10 32 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
11 29 (27.88%) Windows Server 2012
12 27 (25.96%) Exchange Server 2013
12 27 (25.96%) Exchange Server 2010
12 27 (25.96%) Cisco
13 25 (24.04%) Hyper-V
13 25 (24.04%) Exchange Server 2007
13 25 (24.04%) Windows 8
14 24 (23.08%) Apple
15 20 (19.23%) Windows Vista
16 17 (16.35%) Citrix
17 16 (15.38%) SQL
18 15 (14.42%) Retail
19 14 (13.46%) VBScript
19 14 (13.46%) VB
19 14 (13.46%) ITIL
19 14 (13.46%) Active Directory
19 14 (13.46%) Security Cleared
20 13 (12.50%) SQL Server
21 11 (10.58%) C#

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 33 (31.73%) MS Exchange
2 27 (25.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 27 (25.96%) Exchange Server 2013
3 25 (24.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.92%) IIS
5 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.96%) Lync
Applications
1 57 (54.81%) MS Office
2 53 (50.96%) MS Excel
3 7 (6.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.96%) MS Project
4 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (39.42%) TCP/IP
2 9 (8.65%) DNS
3 6 (5.77%) DHCP
4 5 (4.81%) WAN
5 4 (3.85%) Firewall
6 3 (2.88%) SAN
6 3 (2.88%) VLAN
6 3 (2.88%) LAN
7 2 (1.92%) HTTP
7 2 (1.92%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.92%) Network Security
8 1 (0.96%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.96%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.96%) NFC
8 1 (0.96%) SMPP
8 1 (0.96%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.96%) PBX
8 1 (0.96%) SMS
8 1 (0.96%) LDAP
8 1 (0.96%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (6.73%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.96%) MSTest
2 1 (0.96%) MSBuild
2 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (14.42%) Retail
2 10 (9.62%) Finance
3 9 (8.65%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.77%) Back Office
5 1 (0.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (33.65%) Support Engineer
2 22 (21.15%) Analyst
3 18 (17.31%) Help Desk Analyst
4 14 (13.46%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (13.46%) Technical Support
5 13 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 12 (11.54%) Technical Support Manager
6 12 (11.54%) Technical Manager
6 12 (11.54%) Support Manager
7 11 (10.58%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (8.65%) Help Desk Support
9 8 (7.69%) Consultant
9 8 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (6.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (6.73%) Tester
11 6 (5.77%) Support Analyst
11 6 (5.77%) IT Support
12 5 (4.81%) Citrix Architect
12 5 (4.81%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.58%) .NET
2 4 (3.85%) WinForms
2 4 (3.85%) .NET Framework
2 4 (3.85%) Silverlight
2 4 (3.85%) HTML5
2 4 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (0.96%) REST
3 1 (0.96%) WPF
3 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.77%) Firmware
2 4 (3.85%) Smartphone
3 3 (2.88%) EqualLogic
3 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.92%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.96%) Replication
5 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 56 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 52 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 39 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 34 (32.69%) Windows 7
5 29 (27.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (24.04%) Windows 8
7 20 (19.23%) Windows Vista
8 10 (9.62%) Linux
9 7 (6.73%) UNIX
10 1 (0.96%) Android
10 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.96%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (13.46%) ITIL
2 7 (6.73%) Regression Testing
3 6 (5.77%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (3.85%) Product Management
4 4 (3.85%) CRM
4 4 (3.85%) Service Delivery
4 4 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (3.85%) Software Testing
5 2 (1.92%) Change Management
5 2 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (0.96%) ITSM
6 1 (0.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (0.96%) Web Design
6 1 (0.96%) Six Sigma
6 1 (0.96%) Project Management
6 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2
6 1 (0.96%) Logistics
6 1 (0.96%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (0.96%) Multithreading
6 1 (0.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.38%) SQL
2 14 (13.46%) VBScript
2 14 (13.46%) VB
3 11 (10.58%) C#
4 9 (8.65%) PowerShell
5 8 (7.69%) Java
6 6 (5.77%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.96%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (13.46%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.65%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.73%) Degree
4 5 (4.81%) CCEE
4 5 (4.81%) CCIA
4 5 (4.81%) CCA
4 5 (4.81%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.88%) CCNA
6 1 (0.96%) MCP
6 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.96%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.96%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.96%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.77%) SLA
2 4 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 32 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (24.04%) Hyper-V
3 14 (13.46%) Active Directory
4 8 (7.69%) XenApp
4 8 (7.69%) XenDesktop
5 7 (6.73%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (4.81%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.92%) vSphere
7 2 (1.92%) pfSense
8 1 (0.96%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.96%) vCloud
8 1 (0.96%) NFS
8 1 (0.96%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.96%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.96%) SCCM
2 1 (0.96%) SCOM
2 1 (0.96%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 48 (46.15%) VMware
3 27 (25.96%) Cisco
4 24 (23.08%) Apple
5 17 (16.35%) Citrix
6 9 (8.65%) Fujitsu
7 8 (7.69%) AppSense
8 7 (6.73%) Dell
9 5 (4.81%) HP
10 4 (3.85%) Business Objects
11 3 (2.88%) Veeam
11 3 (2.88%) Symantec
12 2 (1.92%) McAfee
13 1 (0.96%) Clearswift
13 1 (0.96%) Remedy
13 1 (0.96%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.96%) SAP
13 1 (0.96%) NetApp
13 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
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