The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 38 24 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 31.93% 26.97% 20.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 88.37% 82.76% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 50
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -28.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,300 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +4.28%
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Operating Systems Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
43 29 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 36.13% 32.58% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 64
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -30.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Windows
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Windows Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Windows
Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 27 (48.21%) SQL Server
2 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
3 24 (42.86%) SQL
3 24 (42.86%) VMware
4 23 (41.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (35.71%) SAN
6 18 (32.14%) ITIL
6 18 (32.14%) MS Excel
6 18 (32.14%) Scrum
6 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (26.79%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (26.79%) Database Mirroring
7 15 (26.79%) Active Directory
8 14 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 13 (23.21%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (23.21%) Knowledge Management
10 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (19.64%) Replication
11 11 (19.64%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (17.86%) BizTalk Server
12 10 (17.86%) TCP/IP
13 9 (16.07%) Linux
13 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
13 9 (16.07%) Finance
13 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 14 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (17.86%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.36%) Lync
4 3 (5.36%) IIS
5 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 18 (32.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.93%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.71%) SAN
2 10 (17.86%) TCP/IP
3 8 (14.29%) DNS
3 8 (14.29%) Firewall
4 6 (10.71%) HTTPS
4 6 (10.71%) HTTP
5 3 (5.36%) Broadband
5 3 (5.36%) LAN
5 3 (5.36%) WAN
5 3 (5.36%) DHCP
5 3 (5.36%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.57%) SMTP
6 2 (3.57%) Internet
6 2 (3.57%) X.400
6 2 (3.57%) X.500
6 2 (3.57%) LDAP
7 1 (1.79%) NetScreen
7 1 (1.79%) PPP
7 1 (1.79%) VPN
7 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (48.21%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (19.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Retail
3 7 (12.50%) Retail Banking
3 7 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Administrator
2 13 (23.21%) Server Administrator
3 10 (17.86%) Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) IT Support
5 5 (8.93%) DBA
5 5 (8.93%) SQL DBA
6 4 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (7.14%) Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Field Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (7.14%) Qt
3 1 (1.79%) Web Services
3 1 (1.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Replication
2 2 (3.57%) Clustering
2 2 (3.57%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) PKI
3 1 (1.79%) Chemistry
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.07%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (16.07%) Linux
4 5 (8.93%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.14%) Mac OS X
6 3 (5.36%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.57%) UNIX
7 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) ITIL
1 18 (32.14%) Scrum
1 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (26.79%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (26.79%) Database Mirroring
3 13 (23.21%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (23.21%) Knowledge Management
4 8 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (14.29%) Coaching
5 7 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 7 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (12.50%) Validation
5 7 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 6 (10.71%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.14%) Migration
7 4 (7.14%) Web Development
8 3 (5.36%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (5.36%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.86%) SQL
2 8 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 6 (10.71%) PowerShell
4 4 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) ISEB
1 7 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.57%) MCSE
4 2 (3.57%) MCSA
4 2 (3.57%) MCDST
4 2 (3.57%) MCTS
4 2 (3.57%) MCITP
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.79%) PCI QSA
5 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.79%) CCIE
5 1 (1.79%) CCNP
5 1 (1.79%) JNCIP
5 1 (1.79%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (26.79%) Active Directory
3 7 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.93%) vSphere
5 3 (5.36%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (10.71%) SCOM
3 2 (3.57%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.79%) SCCM
4 1 (1.79%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
2 24 (42.86%) VMware
3 8 (14.29%) Cisco
4 5 (8.93%) HP
4 5 (8.93%) Citrix
5 3 (5.36%) NetApp
6 2 (3.57%) Symantec
6 2 (3.57%) BT
6 2 (3.57%) Veeam
7 1 (1.79%) F5
7 1 (1.79%) Splunk
7 1 (1.79%) Tripwire
7 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.79%) Juniper
7 1 (1.79%) CA
7 1 (1.79%) Dell
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago