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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 14 31 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 16.28% 27.43% 26.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.68% 64.58% 83.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 36
Average salary £30,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.23% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £23,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £61,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
19 48 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 22.09% 42.48% 31.55%
Number of salaries quoted 13 32 40
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £19,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 27 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
2 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
3 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
4 11 (35.48%) SQL
5 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
5 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (19.35%) Internet
7 6 (19.35%) MySQL
7 6 (19.35%) Apache
7 6 (19.35%) IIS
7 6 (19.35%) Marketing
8 5 (16.13%) DNS
8 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
8 5 (16.13%) Service Management
9 4 (12.90%) ISEB
9 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
9 4 (12.90%) Validation
9 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
9 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
10 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (9.68%) Knowledge Management
10 3 (9.68%) Scrum
10 3 (9.68%) Retail
10 3 (9.68%) C#
10 3 (9.68%) ITIL
10 3 (9.68%) Linux

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 6 (19.35%) IIS
1 6 (19.35%) Apache
2 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.23%) StreamWeaver
4 1 (3.23%) FormScape
Applications
1 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) DOC1
2 1 (3.23%) PrintSoft PReS
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Internet
2 5 (16.13%) DNS
3 3 (9.68%) SAN
4 2 (6.45%) Firewall
5 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) DTS
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.23%) NUnit
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
1 1 (3.23%) Selenium
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (3.23%) Moq
General
1 6 (19.35%) Marketing
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Local Government
3 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (29.03%) Administrator
3 8 (25.81%) IT Support
4 7 (22.58%) Support Engineer
5 6 (19.35%) Analyst
6 5 (16.13%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (12.90%) Test Analyst
8 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (9.68%) Senior Test Analyst
8 3 (9.68%) Windows Administrator
8 3 (9.68%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 3 (9.68%) Software Test Analyst
9 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Test Analyst
9 2 (6.45%) Senior Windows Administrator
9 2 (6.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Administrator
9 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
10 1 (3.23%) Automation Tester
10 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
10 1 (3.23%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) SOAP
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) LAMP
2 1 (3.23%) WCF
2 1 (3.23%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Firmware
1 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.23%) Replication
1 1 (3.23%) Clustering
1 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (9.68%) Linux
3 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) CentOS
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Service Management
2 4 (12.90%) Validation
2 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
2 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (9.68%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (9.68%) Scrum
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL
4 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.45%) Workflow
4 2 (6.45%) Migration
4 2 (6.45%) Time Management
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.23%) Build Automation
5 1 (3.23%) Software Distribution
5 1 (3.23%) Low Latency
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.68%) C#
4 1 (3.23%) C++
4 1 (3.23%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) ISEB
1 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Nagios
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) HP
2 2 (6.45%) Business Objects
2 2 (6.45%) VMware
2 2 (6.45%) Orchard
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) Twitter
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
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