The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hereford with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Herefordshire / Hereford
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 16 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hereford 11.48% 5.77% 36.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.00% 25.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 5
Median salary £47,500 £25,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +90.00% -15.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £25,000 £20,976
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £35,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hereford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Hereford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 25 12 8
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hereford 40.98% 23.08% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 5
Median salary £30,000 £25,000 £37,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -33.99%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Hereford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hereford citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Hereford

Windows
Salary Trend in Hereford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows in Hereford.

Salary trend for Windows in Hereford

Windows
Salary Histogram in Hereford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Hereford over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Hereford

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hereford region with a requirement for Windows.

1 14 (82.35%) C
1 14 (82.35%) C#
1 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
1 14 (82.35%) Linux
1 14 (82.35%) Electronics
2 10 (58.82%) Firmware
2 10 (58.82%) Ethernet
2 10 (58.82%) RS-485
3 7 (41.18%) Defect Tracking
3 7 (41.18%) SNMP
3 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
3 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
3 7 (41.18%) VHDL
3 7 (41.18%) Verilog
3 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
3 7 (41.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (23.53%) ASIC
4 4 (23.53%) ThreadX
4 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 4 (23.53%) EMC
4 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 3 (17.65%) Schematic Capture
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Embedded C
5 3 (17.65%) CPLD
6 2 (11.76%) Degree
6 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
6 2 (11.76%) Data Cleansing

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hereford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Ethernet
1 10 (58.82%) RS-485
2 7 (41.18%) SNMP
2 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 14 (82.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Embedded Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) Software Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Electronics Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Firmware Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Electronics Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Firmware Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) DBA
3 3 (17.65%) Hardware Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Hardware Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 7 (41.18%) Verilog
1 7 (41.18%) VHDL
2 4 (23.53%) ASIC
3 3 (17.65%) CPLD
4 2 (11.76%) Clustering
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.76%) Replication
5 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) ThreadX
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
1 7 (41.18%) Defect Tracking
1 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) Schematic Capture
3 2 (11.76%) CAD
3 2 (11.76%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (11.76%) Database Security
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (11.76%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C
1 14 (82.35%) C#
1 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) Embedded C
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) EMC
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft