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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 25 52 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 20.33% 25.24% 10.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.76% 61.90% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 41 3
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £16,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £34,000 £88,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,875 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +2.50%
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
33 84 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 26.83% 40.78% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 31 70 6
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £16,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 6 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 35 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 30 (53.57%) MS Office
3 24 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (39.29%) MS Excel
5 21 (37.50%) MS Exchange
6 19 (33.93%) SQL
7 18 (32.14%) TCP/IP
7 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (32.14%) VMware
8 17 (30.36%) Active Directory
9 16 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (19.64%) Degree
11 11 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2007
11 11 (19.64%) Cisco
11 11 (19.64%) HTML
11 11 (19.64%) Windows 7
11 11 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (17.86%) Office 365
12 10 (17.86%) Hyper-V
12 10 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
12 10 (17.86%) Internet
13 9 (16.07%) DNS
13 9 (16.07%) MCSE
14 8 (14.29%) WAN
15 7 (12.50%) .NET
15 7 (12.50%) Windows Vista
16 6 (10.71%) Validation
16 6 (10.71%) MySQL

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 21 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 11 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (10.71%) Lync
4 6 (10.71%) IIS
5 4 (7.14%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (53.57%) MS Office
2 22 (39.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.14%) TCP/IP
2 10 (17.86%) Internet
3 9 (16.07%) DNS
4 8 (14.29%) WAN
5 6 (10.71%) POP3
5 6 (10.71%) SMTP
6 5 (8.93%) VoIP
7 4 (7.14%) WLAN
7 4 (7.14%) ISDN
7 4 (7.14%) LAN
7 4 (7.14%) PBX
7 4 (7.14%) SAN
7 4 (7.14%) Firewall
8 3 (5.36%) DHCP
9 1 (1.79%) HSPA
9 1 (1.79%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) MySQL
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.79%) Front Office
2 1 (1.79%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (16.07%) Developer
2 7 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
3 6 (10.71%) Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Software Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Tester
4 5 (8.93%) Support Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Software Tester
4 5 (8.93%) Server Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (7.14%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) IT Support
5 4 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.14%) C++ Developer
5 4 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) HTML
2 7 (12.50%) .NET
3 6 (10.71%) HTML5
4 5 (8.93%) XML
4 5 (8.93%) WinForms
5 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 4 (7.14%) XSL
5 4 (7.14%) XSLT
5 4 (7.14%) Entity Framework
5 4 (7.14%) Qt
6 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.79%) ODBC
6 1 (1.79%) WPF
6 1 (1.79%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (7.14%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (19.64%) Windows 7
5 7 (12.50%) Windows Vista
6 5 (8.93%) Android
6 5 (8.93%) Linux
6 5 (8.93%) Windows XP
7 4 (7.14%) Mac OS X
7 4 (7.14%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.79%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.71%) Validation
2 5 (8.93%) Multithreading
2 5 (8.93%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (7.14%) Workflow
4 3 (5.36%) Problem Management
4 3 (5.36%) Business Continuity
5 2 (3.57%) Line Management
6 1 (1.79%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.79%) Software Testing
6 1 (1.79%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.79%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (1.79%) Resource Management
6 1 (1.79%) ITIL
6 1 (1.79%) OO
6 1 (1.79%) ERP
6 1 (1.79%) Service Management
6 1 (1.79%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.79%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (1.79%) System Testing
6 1 (1.79%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.93%) SQL
2 6 (10.71%) C#
2 6 (10.71%) PHP
3 5 (8.93%) C++
4 4 (7.14%) Perl
4 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.14%) Fortran
4 4 (7.14%) XPath
5 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.79%) VB6
6 1 (1.79%) VB
6 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.79%) Python
6 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (19.64%) Degree
3 9 (16.07%) MCSE
4 6 (10.71%) MCSA
4 6 (10.71%) MCP
5 5 (8.93%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (8.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (5.36%) MCITP
6 3 (5.36%) VCP5
6 3 (5.36%) CCNA
7 2 (3.57%) CCNP
7 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.79%) MCDST
8 1 (1.79%) HND
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 5 (8.93%) GMP
1 5 (8.93%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 17 (30.36%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (17.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.36%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.79%) vSphere
5 1 (1.79%) MetaFrame
5 1 (1.79%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 18 (32.14%) VMware
3 11 (19.64%) Cisco
4 4 (7.14%) Apple
5 3 (5.36%) IBM
5 3 (5.36%) EMC
6 2 (3.57%) Citrix
7 1 (1.79%) HP
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle
7 1 (1.79%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.79%) SAP
7 1 (1.79%) Remedy
7 1 (1.79%) Polycom
7 1 (1.79%) Becrypt