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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 17 59 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 22.67% 39.07% 27.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.95% 90.77% 82.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 41 18
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
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
37 65 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 49.33% 43.05% 33.73%
Number of salaries quoted 34 46 20
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.78%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 30 April 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 19 (57.58%) VMware
1 19 (57.58%) Windows Server
2 17 (51.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
3 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
4 12 (36.36%) Cisco
4 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 11 (33.33%) Citrix
5 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (30.30%) XenApp
6 10 (30.30%) VMware ESX
6 10 (30.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (30.30%) Firewall
6 10 (30.30%) vSphere
7 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (27.27%) SAN
7 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 9 (27.27%) LAN
7 9 (27.27%) SLA
7 9 (27.27%) ITIL
7 9 (27.27%) Linux
8 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (24.24%) WAN
8 8 (24.24%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (21.21%) Data Centre
9 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (18.18%) Scrum
10 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
10 6 (18.18%) SQL

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) Alfresco
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Mimecast
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Firewall
2 9 (27.27%) LAN
2 9 (27.27%) SAN
3 8 (24.24%) WAN
4 6 (18.18%) NAS
4 6 (18.18%) NetScaler
5 2 (6.06%) DHCP
5 2 (6.06%) DNS
5 2 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (6.06%) VoIP
6 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 5 (15.15%) Retail
3 3 (9.09%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 9 (27.27%) VMware Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) IT Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) IT Support
3 5 (15.15%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Server Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Data Centre Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 3 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
1 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
1 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 2 (6.06%) Classic ASP
1 2 (6.06%) Entity Framework
1 2 (6.06%) NHibernate
1 2 (6.06%) Razor View Engine
1 2 (6.06%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) AS400
3 2 (6.06%) Replication
4 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Windows Server
2 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (27.27%) Linux
3 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.12%) SUSE
4 4 (12.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 6 (18.18%) Scrum
4 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (15.15%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (15.15%) Migration
5 4 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.09%) Change Management
6 3 (9.09%) Coaching
6 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (9.09%) Line Management
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (9.09%) SDLC
6 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Validation
6 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.06%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) VB
3 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.06%) C#
4 2 (6.06%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) VB6
4 2 (6.06%) VBA
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (18.18%) CCNA
2 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (12.12%) CCNP
4 3 (9.09%) ISEB
4 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.06%) A+ Certification
5 2 (6.06%) MCSA
5 2 (6.06%) MCTS
5 2 (6.06%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (51.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
3 10 (30.30%) VMware ESX
3 10 (30.30%) vSphere
3 10 (30.30%) XenApp
4 8 (24.24%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.06%) DFS Replication
5 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.06%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (6.06%) SCCM
2 2 (6.06%) SCOM
2 2 (6.06%) Simpana
2 2 (6.06%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) VMware
2 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
3 12 (36.36%) Cisco
4 11 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (6.06%) CommVault
5 2 (6.06%) HP
5 2 (6.06%) Intel Security
5 2 (6.06%) NetApp
5 2 (6.06%) ServiceNow
5 2 (6.06%) WatchGuard
6 1 (3.03%) IBM
6 1 (3.03%) SAP
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £47500 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, BUPA, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Omniledger Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 25 days ago