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 26 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
26 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 8 3
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 273 320 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 13.15% 13.68% 22.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.80% 58.72% 74.03%
Number of salaries quoted 238 274 439
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year +1.35% +2.06%  

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 449 545 824
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 21.63% 23.30% 30.85%
Number of salaries quoted 379 436 596
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 65 £40,500 +5.88% 9
Hatfield +11 37 £50,000 +17.64% 15
Hemel Hempstead -2 32 £36,750 +5.00% 9
Welwyn Garden City 0 19 £34,250 -27.89% 5
St Albans -16 18 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Borehamwood -10 16 £40,000 +42.85% 2
Hertford +8 11 £40,000 +45.45% 5
Stevenage 0 11 £31,500 -16.00% 3
Letchworth -9 9 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Cheshunt - 7 £25,000 -
Hoddesdon -6 4 £30,000 +36.36% 1
Kings Langley +4 3 £35,000 - 1
Hitchin -7 3 £19,500 -39.06%
Berkhamsted - 3 £37,500 - 1
Royston +5 2 £65,000 +23.80%
Bishop's Stortford -7 1 £34,000 +13.33% 2
Windows
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 272 (45.79%) Microsoft
2 265 (44.61%) Active Directory
3 209 (35.19%) Windows Server
4 155 (26.09%) VMware
5 143 (24.07%) Linux
6 136 (22.90%) ITIL
7 135 (22.73%) SQL
8 132 (22.22%) Windows 7
9 125 (21.04%) VMware Infrastructure
10 120 (20.20%) Office 365
11 118 (19.87%) SQL Server
12 116 (19.53%) MS Exchange
13 111 (18.69%) Microsoft Office
14 106 (17.85%) Microsoft Certification
15 105 (17.68%) Windows Server 2012
16 101 (17.00%) Citrix
16 101 (17.00%) DNS
17 100 (16.84%) Windows Server 2008
18 98 (16.50%) Firewall
19 97 (16.33%) Cisco
20 91 (15.32%) DHCP
21 86 (14.48%) Degree
22 76 (12.79%) WAN
23 75 (12.63%) SLA
24 72 (12.12%) LAN
24 72 (12.12%) PowerShell
25 66 (11.11%) TCP/IP
25 66 (11.11%) MCP
26 65 (10.94%) Computer Science
27 63 (10.61%) C#

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
1 116 (19.53%) MS Exchange
2 47 (7.91%) Skype for Business
3 33 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (5.05%) IIS
5 27 (4.55%) SharePoint
6 15 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (1.85%) JBoss
9 10 (1.68%) Tomcat
10 9 (1.52%) WebSphere
11 6 (1.01%) OpenStack
11 6 (1.01%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.84%) Apache
12 5 (0.84%) CMS
12 5 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (0.67%) GlassFish
13 4 (0.67%) MQSeries
13 4 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 111 (18.69%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.67%) SOLIDWORKS
4 3 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.17%) GNU Octave
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.17%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.67%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.34%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.17%) Magento
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 120 (20.20%) Office 365
2 47 (7.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (6.73%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (3.70%) IaaS
5 20 (3.37%) PaaS
6 19 (3.20%) SaaS
7 17 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
9 7 (1.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 7 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (1.18%) Amazon S3
9 7 (1.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 7 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 5 (0.84%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.51%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 2 (0.34%) GitHub
13 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 101 (17.00%) DNS
2 98 (16.50%) Firewall
3 91 (15.32%) DHCP
4 76 (12.79%) WAN
5 72 (12.12%) LAN
6 66 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 62 (10.44%) SAN
8 50 (8.42%) VPN
9 40 (6.73%) Skype
10 33 (5.56%) VoIP
11 30 (5.05%) Internet
12 24 (4.04%) VLAN
13 22 (3.70%) MPLS
14 21 (3.54%) Remote Desktop
14 21 (3.54%) Wireless
15 17 (2.86%) PBX
16 12 (2.02%) IPsec
16 12 (2.02%) ISDN
17 9 (1.52%) iSCSI
17 9 (1.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (19.87%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.04%) MySQL
3 19 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (2.19%) Amazon RDS
6 13 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (2.02%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.52%) RDBMS
9 7 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.01%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.01%) OLAP
10 6 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.51%) Informix
11 3 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (0.34%) Redis
12 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (3.54%) LabVIEW
1 21 (3.54%) Visual Studio
2 20 (3.37%) JIRA
3 13 (2.19%) MSI
3 13 (2.19%) Selenium
3 13 (2.19%) Subversion
4 11 (1.85%) Jenkins
5 9 (1.52%) JMeter
6 8 (1.35%) Git (software)
6 8 (1.35%) Moq
6 8 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (1.18%) InstallShield
7 7 (1.18%) LoadRunner
7 7 (1.18%) MSTest
7 7 (1.18%) NUnit
7 7 (1.18%) Rhino Mocks
8 6 (1.01%) Ant
8 6 (1.01%) Eclipse
8 6 (1.01%) WebDriver
9 5 (0.84%) Zephyr
General
1 37 (6.23%) Telecoms
2 33 (5.56%) Finance
3 23 (3.87%) Retail
4 22 (3.70%) Advertising
5 19 (3.20%) Marketing
6 15 (2.53%) Legal
7 12 (2.02%) Games
8 6 (1.01%) Multimedia
9 5 (0.84%) Mandarin Language
9 5 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.67%) Back Office
10 4 (0.67%) French Language
10 4 (0.67%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.67%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.51%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.51%) German Language
11 3 (0.51%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.51%) Russian Language
12 2 (0.34%) Electronics
12 2 (0.34%) Military
Job Titles
1 103 (17.34%) Analyst
2 93 (15.66%) Developer
2 93 (15.66%) Support Engineer
3 71 (11.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 69 (11.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 66 (11.11%) IT Support
6 63 (10.61%) Support Analyst
7 46 (7.74%) 2nd Line Support
7 46 (7.74%) Desktop Support
8 45 (7.58%) Administrator
8 45 (7.58%) Help Desk Support
9 44 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
10 39 (6.57%) Support Technician
11 35 (5.89%) IT Analyst
12 33 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 33 (5.56%) C# Developer
12 33 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
13 31 (5.22%) Senior Developer
14 30 (5.05%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
14 30 (5.05%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (9.76%) .NET
2 40 (6.73%) AngularJS
3 33 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 26 (4.38%) LAMP
5 25 (4.21%) HTML
6 24 (4.04%) Web Services
7 18 (3.03%) .NET Framework
7 18 (3.03%) jQuery
8 16 (2.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (2.36%) CSS
9 14 (2.36%) HTML5
10 13 (2.19%) RabbitMQ
10 13 (2.19%) WCF
11 12 (2.02%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (1.85%) WPF
13 9 (1.52%) Entity Framework
13 9 (1.52%) Node.js
13 9 (1.52%) XML
14 8 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 7 (1.18%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 65 (10.94%) Computer Science
2 35 (5.89%) Data Centre
3 34 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (3.37%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (2.69%) Management Information System
6 15 (2.53%) Replication
7 13 (2.19%) Driving Licence
7 13 (2.19%) Fat Client
7 13 (2.19%) Thin Client
8 12 (2.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 11 (1.85%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.18%) Clustering
10 7 (1.18%) iPad
11 6 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (1.01%) PACS
12 5 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.84%) EPoS
12 5 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (0.84%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 209 (35.19%) Windows Server
2 143 (24.07%) Linux
3 132 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 105 (17.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 100 (16.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 61 (10.27%) Windows 10
7 47 (7.91%) Windows 8
8 39 (6.57%) Unix
9 34 (5.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 28 (4.71%) Android
11 22 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (3.37%) Windows XP
13 16 (2.69%) Apple iOS
13 16 (2.69%) CentOS
14 10 (1.68%) Windows Vista
15 8 (1.35%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.67%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.67%) Windows Phone
17 3 (0.51%) AIX
17 3 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (22.90%) ITIL
2 45 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (7.41%) Software Engineering
4 42 (7.07%) Change Management
5 41 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 41 (6.90%) Problem Management
6 34 (5.72%) Incident Management
6 34 (5.72%) Migration
7 32 (5.39%) Mathematics
8 27 (4.55%) Mentoring
9 26 (4.38%) Scrum
10 25 (4.21%) Application Packaging
10 25 (4.21%) OO
11 24 (4.04%) CRM
12 23 (3.87%) Test Automation
13 22 (3.70%) Configuration Management
13 22 (3.70%) E-Commerce
13 22 (3.70%) MVC
13 22 (3.70%) Service Delivery
14 21 (3.54%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 135 (22.73%) SQL
2 72 (12.12%) PowerShell
3 63 (10.61%) C#
4 42 (7.07%) VBScript
5 33 (5.56%) Java
6 32 (5.39%) C++
7 31 (5.22%) VB
8 28 (4.71%) JavaScript
9 24 (4.04%) T-SQL
10 21 (3.54%) Perl
11 19 (3.20%) Shell Script
12 18 (3.03%) C
13 17 (2.86%) PHP
14 14 (2.36%) TypeScript
15 13 (2.19%) Python
16 12 (2.02%) Bash Shell
16 12 (2.02%) VB.NET
17 5 (0.84%) AWK
17 5 (0.84%) Ruby
18 4 (0.67%) REXX
Qualifications
1 106 (17.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 86 (14.48%) Degree
3 66 (11.11%) MCP
4 53 (8.92%) Cisco Certification
5 51 (8.59%) MCSE
6 49 (8.25%) CCNA
7 37 (6.23%) Security Cleared
8 36 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 34 (5.72%) MCSA
10 26 (4.38%) SC Cleared
11 25 (4.21%) MCTS
12 16 (2.69%) A+ Certification
13 10 (1.68%) BC Cleared
14 9 (1.52%) CCAA
14 9 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
15 8 (1.35%) MCITP
16 7 (1.18%) CCNP
17 6 (1.01%) Network+ Certification
17 6 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 4 (0.67%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (12.63%) SLA
2 20 (3.37%) QA
3 16 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.35%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.17%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 265 (44.61%) Active Directory
2 125 (21.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (9.76%) Hyper-V
4 42 (7.07%) vSphere
5 36 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
6 31 (5.22%) XenApp
7 16 (2.69%) XenDesktop
8 14 (2.36%) Terminal Services
8 14 (2.36%) vCloud
9 12 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (1.52%) Terminal Server
11 8 (1.35%) Forefront TMG
12 7 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (0.84%) Docker
14 3 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
15 2 (0.34%) iptables
15 2 (0.34%) Samba
15 2 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
15 2 (0.34%) XenServer
16 1 (0.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 50 (8.42%) SCCM
2 21 (3.54%) Puppet
3 20 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (2.19%) Backup Exec
5 12 (2.02%) SCOM
6 9 (1.52%) WSUS
7 8 (1.35%) BladeLogic
7 8 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (1.35%) Microsoft Intune
7 8 (1.35%) vCenter Server
8 7 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (0.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (0.67%) SCOrch
9 4 (0.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 4 (0.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (0.67%) XenMobile
10 3 (0.51%) Ansible
10 3 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.51%) Terraform
Vendors
1 272 (45.79%) Microsoft
2 155 (26.09%) VMware
3 101 (17.00%) Citrix
4 97 (16.33%) Cisco
5 50 (8.42%) Oracle
6 37 (6.23%) HP
7 23 (3.87%) Red Hat
8 18 (3.03%) Veeam
9 14 (2.36%) IBM
9 14 (2.36%) SonicWALL
10 13 (2.19%) NetApp
11 12 (2.02%) Symantec
12 11 (1.85%) Dell
13 9 (1.52%) CheckPoint
13 9 (1.52%) Google
14 8 (1.35%) BMC
14 8 (1.35%) Nimble Storage
14 8 (1.35%) Sybase
15 7 (1.18%) Apple
15 7 (1.18%) EMC
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Up to £55,000 DoE + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Up to £40,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum £22k - £24k + Bens. Depending on exp
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Up to £30,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits including over time
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Up to £65,000 Dependent on experienc
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car allowence and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 6 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago