The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 7 3
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 284 392 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 12.79% 15.08% 22.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.87% 61.25% 70.63%
Number of salaries quoted 252 334 441
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,050 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,661
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.35%  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 459 640 766
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 20.67% 24.62% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 375 492 613
Median salary £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.57% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Windows in Hertfordshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Hertfordshire

Windows
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +1 67 £28,500 -35.95% 12
Hemel Hempstead -7 35 £39,000 +4.00% 6
Hatfield +2 22 £32,500 - 3
St Albans -7 21 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Welwyn Garden City +4 19 £45,000 +42.85% 2
Letchworth -4 14 £35,000 -18.60% 1
Cheshunt - 14 £25,000 -
Borehamwood -10 13 £40,000 +29.03% 6
Stevenage +2 11 £32,125 -22.12% 2
Kings Langley +1 7 £41,500 +0.60%
Hoddesdon -5 6 £30,000 +30.43% 1
Hertford -2 5 £24,000 -12.72%
Broxbourne -5 3 £23,000 -48.88%
Royston - 3 £65,000 - 1
Potters Bar -6 2 £21,500 -
Hitchin -9 2 £29,750 -7.03% 2
Bishop's Stortford -5 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Welwyn - 1 £36,500 - 3
Windows
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 238 (41.25%) Active Directory
2 235 (40.73%) Microsoft
3 183 (31.72%) Windows Server
4 165 (28.60%) Linux
5 145 (25.13%) VMware
6 132 (22.88%) SQL
7 129 (22.36%) ITIL
8 127 (22.01%) MS Excel
9 124 (21.49%) Windows 7
10 120 (20.80%) VMware Infrastructure
11 112 (19.41%) SQL Server
12 96 (16.64%) MS Office
13 95 (16.46%) Windows Server 2008
14 93 (16.12%) Cisco
15 89 (15.42%) Firewall
16 88 (15.25%) DNS
16 88 (15.25%) Office 365
16 88 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
17 84 (14.56%) MS Exchange
18 79 (13.69%) DHCP
18 79 (13.69%) Microsoft Certification
19 70 (12.13%) Citrix
20 69 (11.96%) TCP/IP
21 68 (11.79%) WAN
22 67 (11.61%) Degree
23 64 (11.09%) C#
24 62 (10.75%) SLA
25 59 (10.23%) PowerShell
26 57 (9.88%) LAN
27 56 (9.71%) MCP

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 84 (14.56%) MS Exchange
2 44 (7.63%) IIS
3 36 (6.24%) Skype for Business
4 24 (4.16%) SharePoint
5 16 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (2.77%) Tomcat
6 15 (2.60%) WebSphere
7 13 (2.25%) Apache
8 12 (2.08%) JBoss
9 11 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (1.91%) WebLogic
10 7 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (1.04%) Confluence
12 4 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.52%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.35%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (0.35%) WildFly
15 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 127 (22.01%) MS Excel
2 96 (16.64%) MS Office
3 5 (0.87%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.87%) SOLIDWORKS
4 3 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.35%) InDesign
6 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.87%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.52%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (0.52%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.17%) Magento
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 88 (15.25%) Office 365
2 40 (6.93%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (2.95%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (2.95%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 17 (2.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 15 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (2.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 14 (2.43%) Amazon S3
6 14 (2.43%) AWS CloudFormation
6 14 (2.43%) SaaS
7 11 (1.91%) IaaS
7 11 (1.91%) PaaS
8 8 (1.39%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.17%) GitHub
9 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 89 (15.42%) Firewall
2 88 (15.25%) DNS
3 79 (13.69%) DHCP
4 69 (11.96%) TCP/IP
5 68 (11.79%) WAN
6 57 (9.88%) LAN
7 49 (8.49%) SAN
8 35 (6.07%) VPN
9 25 (4.33%) Internet
10 23 (3.99%) VoIP
11 22 (3.81%) Skype
12 18 (3.12%) Remote Desktop
13 17 (2.95%) VLAN
14 15 (2.60%) MPLS
15 12 (2.08%) Unified Communications
15 12 (2.08%) Wireless
16 11 (1.91%) PBX
17 10 (1.73%) HTTP
18 9 (1.56%) IPsec
19 8 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (19.41%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.33%) Amazon RDS
3 24 (4.16%) MySQL
4 19 (3.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (1.73%) Relational Database
6 10 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.21%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.04%) MongoDB
10 5 (0.87%) DB2
10 5 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.35%) Informix
12 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (3.99%) Visual Studio
2 22 (3.81%) Subversion
3 18 (3.12%) LabVIEW
4 17 (2.95%) JIRA
5 13 (2.25%) Jenkins
5 13 (2.25%) MSI
6 12 (2.08%) Git (software)
7 10 (1.73%) Moq
8 9 (1.56%) MSTest
8 9 (1.56%) NUnit
8 9 (1.56%) Rhino Mocks
9 8 (1.39%) Ant
9 8 (1.39%) Selenium
10 7 (1.21%) InstallShield
10 7 (1.21%) Maven
11 6 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (1.04%) Bitbucket
11 6 (1.04%) FishEye
11 6 (1.04%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (0.87%) SonarQube
General
1 48 (8.32%) Finance
2 33 (5.72%) Retail
3 31 (5.37%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.64%) Marketing
5 18 (3.12%) Advertising
6 14 (2.43%) Legal
7 11 (1.91%) Banking
8 6 (1.04%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.04%) Multimedia
8 6 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (0.87%) Mandarin Language
10 4 (0.69%) Publishing
11 3 (0.52%) French Language
11 3 (0.52%) Front Office
11 3 (0.52%) German Language
11 3 (0.52%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.52%) Russian Language
11 3 (0.52%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.35%) Back Office
12 2 (0.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 123 (21.32%) Analyst
2 91 (15.77%) Developer
3 70 (12.13%) Support Engineer
4 63 (10.92%) Support Analyst
5 52 (9.01%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 50 (8.67%) IT Support
7 49 (8.49%) Administrator
8 44 (7.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 42 (7.28%) Help Desk Support
10 38 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support
11 34 (5.89%) 2nd Line Support
11 34 (5.89%) Desktop Support
11 34 (5.89%) Support Technician
11 34 (5.89%) Systems Administrator
12 32 (5.55%) Software Developer
12 32 (5.55%) Windows Engineer
13 29 (5.03%) IT Analyst
14 28 (4.85%) Senior Developer
15 27 (4.68%) C# Developer
16 26 (4.51%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (8.84%) .NET
2 38 (6.59%) AngularJS
3 36 (6.24%) Web Services
4 32 (5.55%) ASP.NET
4 32 (5.55%) HTML
5 26 (4.51%) LAMP
6 23 (3.99%) CSS
7 21 (3.64%) jQuery
8 20 (3.47%) .NET Framework
8 20 (3.47%) XML
9 19 (3.29%) Middleware
9 19 (3.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 18 (3.12%) HTML5
11 15 (2.60%) Node.js
11 15 (2.60%) WCF
12 13 (2.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (2.25%) WPF
13 10 (1.73%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 10 (1.73%) Entity Framework
13 10 (1.73%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 54 (9.36%) Computer Science
2 43 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (6.24%) Data Centre
4 18 (3.12%) Fat Client
4 18 (3.12%) Thin Client
5 17 (2.95%) Management Information System
6 16 (2.77%) Driving Licence
7 13 (2.25%) Blackberry
8 12 (2.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 9 (1.56%) EPoS
10 8 (1.39%) Replication
11 7 (1.21%) Clustering
11 7 (1.21%) iPad
12 6 (1.04%) DataPower
12 6 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.04%) Handset
13 5 (0.87%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.69%) FMCG
14 4 (0.69%) PACS
15 3 (0.52%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 183 (31.72%) Windows Server
2 165 (28.60%) Linux
3 124 (21.49%) Windows 7
4 95 (16.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 88 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 50 (8.67%) Windows 10
7 49 (8.49%) Unix
8 45 (7.80%) Windows 8
9 32 (5.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 29 (5.03%) Android
11 23 (3.99%) Apple iOS
12 20 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
13 19 (3.29%) Windows XP
14 16 (2.77%) CentOS
15 12 (2.08%) Windows Vista
16 10 (1.73%) Mac OS X
17 8 (1.39%) AIX
18 5 (0.87%) Mac OS
19 3 (0.52%) Solaris
19 3 (0.52%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (22.36%) ITIL
2 45 (7.80%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (7.28%) Change Management
4 41 (7.11%) Software Engineering
5 37 (6.41%) Problem Management
6 34 (5.89%) Incident Management
7 32 (5.55%) Project Management
8 27 (4.68%) Scrum
8 27 (4.68%) TDD
9 26 (4.51%) Configuration Management
9 26 (4.51%) Disaster Recovery
9 26 (4.51%) Mathematics
9 26 (4.51%) OO
10 25 (4.33%) OOD
10 25 (4.33%) Service Delivery
11 24 (4.16%) MVC
12 22 (3.81%) Migration
13 20 (3.47%) Data Analysis
13 20 (3.47%) E-Commerce
14 19 (3.29%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 132 (22.88%) SQL
2 64 (11.09%) C#
3 59 (10.23%) PowerShell
4 46 (7.97%) VBScript
5 43 (7.45%) C++
6 37 (6.41%) JavaScript
7 30 (5.20%) Java
8 29 (5.03%) C
9 28 (4.85%) VB
10 23 (3.99%) Perl
11 21 (3.64%) PHP
12 20 (3.47%) Shell Script
12 20 (3.47%) T-SQL
13 17 (2.95%) Bash Shell
14 11 (1.91%) VB.NET
15 10 (1.73%) Python
16 8 (1.39%) TypeScript
17 6 (1.04%) Assembly Language
18 5 (0.87%) Ruby
19 2 (0.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 79 (13.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 67 (11.61%) Degree
3 56 (9.71%) MCP
4 44 (7.63%) Cisco Certification
5 42 (7.28%) Security Cleared
6 39 (6.76%) CCNA
6 39 (6.76%) MCSE
7 38 (6.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 30 (5.20%) SC Cleared
9 20 (3.47%) MCSA
10 17 (2.95%) MCTS
11 14 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (2.25%) MCITP
13 10 (1.73%) BC Cleared
14 9 (1.56%) A+ Certification
14 9 (1.56%) CEH
15 8 (1.39%) CISSP
15 8 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 7 (1.21%) CCNP
16 7 (1.21%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (10.75%) SLA
2 22 (3.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (2.08%) QA
4 4 (0.69%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.52%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.35%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.17%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 238 (41.25%) Active Directory
2 120 (20.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (7.97%) Hyper-V
4 38 (6.59%) vSphere
5 32 (5.55%) VMware ESXi
6 21 (3.64%) XenApp
7 14 (2.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 13 (2.25%) Terminal Services
9 12 (2.08%) vCloud
10 11 (1.91%) VMware ESX
10 11 (1.91%) XenDesktop
11 8 (1.39%) Forefront TMG
12 7 (1.21%) Samba
12 7 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
13 4 (0.69%) Docker
14 3 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
15 2 (0.35%) Firmware
15 2 (0.35%) iptables
15 2 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
16 1 (0.17%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 53 (9.19%) SCCM
2 19 (3.29%) Puppet
3 16 (2.77%) SCOM
4 14 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (1.56%) Backup Exec
6 7 (1.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (1.04%) Microsoft Intune
7 6 (1.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 6 (1.04%) vRealize
8 5 (0.87%) BladeLogic
8 5 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 5 (0.87%) ThinApp
8 5 (0.87%) ZENworks
9 4 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (0.69%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.35%) Ansible
10 2 (0.35%) Terraform
10 2 (0.35%) WSUS
11 1 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 235 (40.73%) Microsoft
2 145 (25.13%) VMware
3 93 (16.12%) Cisco
4 70 (12.13%) Citrix
5 50 (8.67%) Oracle
6 29 (5.03%) HP
7 25 (4.33%) Red Hat
8 24 (4.16%) IBM
9 22 (3.81%) NetApp
9 22 (3.81%) Veeam
10 16 (2.77%) Dell
11 14 (2.43%) EMC
12 12 (2.08%) SonicWALL
13 11 (1.91%) CheckPoint
13 11 (1.91%) Computacenter
14 10 (1.73%) Symantec
15 8 (1.39%) Forcepoint
15 8 (1.39%) Nimble Storage
15 8 (1.39%) Sophos
16 7 (1.21%) AppSense
Watford, Hertfordshire
Avance Consulting
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Avance Consulting
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum Excellent Training. Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Much Hadham, Hertfordshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum Negotiable +Pension+Travel allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Royston, Hertfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £27,500 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £20,000 per annum + On-call Allowance + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum Circa £26000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Secura Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum + pension, private health etc.
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £62000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
London Web
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus training, pension, childcare vo
Posted: 13 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago