The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 24 50 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 27.27% 21.19% 21.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 82.76% 76.92% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 18 50 21
Average salary £34,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.42% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 65 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 32.95% 27.54% 24.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 64 22
Average salary £33,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
Hertfordshire

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 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 20 (41.67%) SQL
2 20 (41.67%) .NET
3 16 (33.33%) C#
3 16 (33.33%) WCF
4 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 13 (27.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (27.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (22.92%) Internet
6 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
6 11 (22.92%) Apache
6 11 (22.92%) MySQL
7 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET
7 10 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (18.75%) CentOS
8 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
8 9 (18.75%) Red Hat
8 9 (18.75%) Linux
9 8 (16.67%) XML
9 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (14.58%) Scrum
10 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (14.58%) MS Office
10 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (12.50%) Automated Testing
11 6 (12.50%) VB6
11 6 (12.50%) .NET Framework

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 11 (22.92%) Apache
2 2 (4.17%) IIS
2 2 (4.17%) IBM Notes
2 2 (4.17%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Office
2 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) Internet
2 2 (4.17%) Firewall
2 2 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 13 (27.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (27.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (22.92%) MySQL
4 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.08%) DTS
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) NUnit
1 6 (12.50%) Selenium
1 6 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (12.50%) Moq
2 4 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.33%) Subversion
3 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.42%) Retail
3 4 (8.33%) Back Office
4 2 (4.17%) Marketing
5 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Developer
1 14 (29.17%) Administrator
2 13 (27.08%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) Applications Support
5 8 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (12.50%) Applications Developer
7 4 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 4 (8.33%) C++ Developer
7 4 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) C++ Software Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Test Specialist
7 4 (8.33%) Test Automation Specialist
7 4 (8.33%) Automation Specialist
7 4 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (41.67%) .NET
2 16 (33.33%) WCF
3 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET
4 8 (16.67%) XML
5 6 (12.50%) SOAP
5 6 (12.50%) Web Services
5 6 (12.50%) Classic ASP
5 6 (12.50%) NHibernate
5 6 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 6 (12.50%) WF
5 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 6 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
6 4 (8.33%) WPF
6 4 (8.33%) XSLT
6 4 (8.33%) OpenGL
6 4 (8.33%) DirectX
6 4 (8.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.17%) PDA
2 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Linux
1 9 (18.75%) CentOS
2 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (14.58%) Scrum
3 6 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 6 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 6 (12.50%) MVC
3 6 (12.50%) Workflow
3 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 6 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 6 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (12.50%) Change Management
4 4 (8.33%) OO
4 4 (8.33%) Image Processing
4 4 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.17%) ITIL
5 2 (4.17%) ERP
6 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) SQL
2 16 (33.33%) C#
3 6 (12.50%) VB
3 6 (12.50%) VBA
3 6 (12.50%) VB6
4 5 (10.42%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.33%) C++
5 4 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) QA
2 4 (8.33%) SLA
3 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.75%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.33%) VMware
4 2 (4.17%) Mitel
4 2 (4.17%) Panasonic
4 2 (4.17%) Avaya
4 2 (4.17%) Lotus
4 2 (4.17%) SAP
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco
5 1 (2.08%) Twitter
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
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