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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 18 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 20 27 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 17.24% 25.71% 22.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 90.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 37
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £33,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +2.81%
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
30 30 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 25.86% 28.57% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 45
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £40,000
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 26 February 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
1 22 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (47.50%) MS Excel
3 18 (45.00%) SQL
3 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
4 17 (42.50%) ITIL
4 17 (42.50%) Scrum
4 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (35.00%) VMware
5 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (32.50%) SAN
6 13 (32.50%) MS Exchange
7 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 12 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (27.50%) DNS
8 11 (27.50%) Replication
8 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (20.00%) Service Management
9 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (17.50%) Knowledge Management
10 7 (17.50%) Degree
10 7 (17.50%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (15.00%) MS Office
11 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
11 6 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 13 (32.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.50%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.50%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (47.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) SAN
2 11 (27.50%) DNS
3 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.50%) Broadband
5 2 (5.00%) LAN
5 2 (5.00%) WAN
5 2 (5.00%) HTTP
5 2 (5.00%) HTTPS
5 2 (5.00%) Firewall
6 1 (2.50%) Wireless
6 1 (2.50%) IPsec
6 1 (2.50%) VPLS
6 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.50%) xDSL
6 1 (2.50%) Junos
6 1 (2.50%) DMVPN
6 1 (2.50%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.50%) Banking
2 5 (12.50%) Retail
2 5 (12.50%) Retail Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Finance
4 2 (5.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Support Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Administrator
2 10 (25.00%) Server Administrator
3 8 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) IT Support
4 7 (17.50%) Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Senior IT Support
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Field Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) DBA
7 4 (10.00%) SQL DBA
8 3 (7.50%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Network Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) MFC
2 1 (2.50%) ATL
2 1 (2.50%) COM+
2 1 (2.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Replication
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 5 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.00%) UNIX
5 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) ITIL
1 17 (42.50%) Scrum
1 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (20.00%) Service Management
4 7 (17.50%) Knowledge Management
4 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (12.50%) Validation
6 5 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 5 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Coaching
7 3 (7.50%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.00%) Network Design
8 2 (5.00%) Project Management
8 2 (5.00%) Supplier Management
8 2 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.50%) VC++
4 1 (2.50%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 5 (12.50%) ISEB
3 3 (7.50%) MCSA
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.50%) MCDST
3 3 (7.50%) MCTS
3 3 (7.50%) MCITP
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) VCP4
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.50%) JNCIP
4 1 (2.50%) JNCIE
4 1 (2.50%) CCIE
4 1 (2.50%) CCNP
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
1 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.00%) vSphere
3 2 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (7.50%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.00%) VMware
3 5 (12.50%) Veeam
3 5 (12.50%) Cisco
4 3 (7.50%) Symantec
4 3 (7.50%) Citrix
5 2 (5.00%) BT
6 1 (2.50%) HP
6 1 (2.50%) Juniper
6 1 (2.50%) CA
6 1 (2.50%) NetApp
6 1 (2.50%) F5
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago