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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 15 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 17.05% 12.57% 18.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.69% 51.22% 74.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 25
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £58,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
26 41 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 29.55% 24.55% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 21 35 30
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £19,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 23 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 25 (64.10%) SQL Server
2 20 (51.28%) SQL
3 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 11 (28.21%) Active Directory
4 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (25.64%) .NET
5 10 (25.64%) MySQL
5 10 (25.64%) Apache
6 8 (20.51%) C#
6 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (20.51%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (17.95%) Internet
7 7 (17.95%) Workflow
7 7 (17.95%) MS Office
7 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
7 7 (17.95%) Linux
7 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (17.95%) QA
7 7 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (15.38%) Marketing
8 6 (15.38%) Automated Testing
8 6 (15.38%) Test Scripting
8 6 (15.38%) Selenium
8 6 (15.38%) WCF
8 6 (15.38%) WF
8 6 (15.38%) NUnit
8 6 (15.38%) IIS
8 6 (15.38%) SLA

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 10 (25.64%) Apache
2 6 (15.38%) IIS
3 2 (5.13%) IBM Notes
3 2 (5.13%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.56%) StreamWeaver
4 1 (2.56%) FormScape
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Office
1 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) DOC1
2 1 (2.56%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) Internet
2 4 (10.26%) DNS
3 3 (7.69%) SAN
3 3 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (64.10%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.64%) MySQL
3 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.56%) DTS
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) NUnit
1 6 (15.38%) Selenium
1 6 (15.38%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (15.38%) Moq
2 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 6 (15.38%) Marketing
2 5 (12.82%) Retail
3 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 13 (33.33%) Administrator
2 10 (25.64%) Support Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Applications Support
4 4 (10.26%) Applications Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Test Specialist
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Test Automation Specialist
4 4 (10.26%) IT Support
4 4 (10.26%) Automation Specialist
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Field Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Tester
6 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.13%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) .NET
2 6 (15.38%) SOAP
2 6 (15.38%) Web Services
2 6 (15.38%) WCF
2 6 (15.38%) WF
3 1 (2.56%) XML
3 1 (2.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.13%) PDA
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Open Source
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (17.95%) Linux
4 5 (12.82%) Windows XP
4 5 (12.82%) CentOS
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (17.95%) Workflow
3 6 (15.38%) Automated Testing
3 6 (15.38%) Test Scripting
3 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 3 (7.69%) Validation
6 2 (5.13%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (5.13%) Scrum
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL
6 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.13%) ERP
6 2 (5.13%) Service Management
6 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.56%) Use Case
7 1 (2.56%) Time Management
7 1 (2.56%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.56%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) SQL
2 8 (20.51%) C#
3 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.56%) C++
4 1 (2.56%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) ISEB
1 3 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) QA
2 6 (15.38%) SLA
3 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (28.21%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Backup Exec
1 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.56%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.13%) Avaya
3 2 (5.13%) Lotus
3 2 (5.13%) SAP
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco
3 2 (5.13%) Mitel
3 2 (5.13%) Panasonic
4 1 (2.56%) Twitter
4 1 (2.56%) Orchard
4 1 (2.56%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.56%) HP
4 1 (2.56%) VMware
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Execllent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £120 - £125 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Omniledger Ltd
Salary: Salary dependent on experience
Posted: 26 days ago