Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 36 20
Rank change year-on-year +11 -16 +18
Permanent jobs citing Windows 47 31 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 14.03% 7.71% 23.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.54% 70.45% 79.78%
Number of salaries quoted 35 32 71
St Albans median annual salary £37,500 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.50% +33.33% +50.00%
10th Percentile £22,750 £32,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,000 £72,500 £65,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £37,250 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -0.67% -3.85% +4.00%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
St Albans
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 93 44 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 27.76% 10.95% 29.57%
Number of salaries quoted 77 44 87
St Albans median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +22.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £32,150 £21,700
90th Percentile £66,000 £72,500 £65,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in St Albans.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in St Albans

Windows
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for Windows in St Albans

Windows
Salary Histogram in St Albans

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in St Albans over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in St Albans

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 St Albans region with a requirement for Windows.

1 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
2 23 (48.94%) Windows Server
3 17 (36.17%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (36.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (34.04%) VMware
5 15 (31.91%) Active Directory
5 15 (31.91%) Firewall
6 13 (27.66%) C#
6 13 (27.66%) Hyper-V
7 12 (25.53%) TeamCity
7 12 (25.53%) PowerShell
7 12 (25.53%) SQL
7 12 (25.53%) Octopus Deploy
7 12 (25.53%) DevOps
8 11 (23.40%) DNS
9 10 (21.28%) Cisco
9 10 (21.28%) DHCP
9 10 (21.28%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (19.15%) Office 365
10 9 (19.15%) Skype for Business
10 9 (19.15%) Apple
11 8 (17.02%) HP
11 8 (17.02%) Visual Studio Team System
12 7 (14.89%) Marketing
12 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (14.89%) Citrix
13 6 (12.77%) Avaya
13 6 (12.77%) MS Exchange
13 6 (12.77%) .NET

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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 9 (19.15%) Skype for Business
2 6 (12.77%) IIS
2 6 (12.77%) MS Exchange
3 5 (10.64%) CMS
3 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (6.38%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.13%) Apache
5 1 (2.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (36.17%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 17 (36.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (19.15%) Office 365
3 4 (8.51%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) Firewall
2 11 (23.40%) DNS
3 10 (21.28%) DHCP
4 5 (10.64%) NAS
4 5 (10.64%) SAN
5 4 (8.51%) Skype
5 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.51%) Unified Communications
6 3 (6.38%) ADSL
6 3 (6.38%) LAN
6 3 (6.38%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (4.26%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) Power BI
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.38%) Redis
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Octopus Deploy
1 12 (25.53%) TeamCity
2 10 (21.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (17.02%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.26%) Bitbucket
5 2 (4.26%) ReSharper
5 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.89%) Marketing
2 4 (8.51%) Retail
3 2 (4.26%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Help Desk Engineer
2 11 (23.40%) Support Engineer
3 10 (21.28%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (21.28%) IT Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Developer
6 5 (10.64%) .NET Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Help Desk Support
6 5 (10.64%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (8.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.51%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Marketing Manager
7 4 (8.51%) Product Manager
7 4 (8.51%) Product Marketing Manager
7 4 (8.51%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) .NET
1 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET
2 5 (10.64%) AngularJS
2 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (6.38%) Kafka
3 3 (6.38%) PhoneGap
3 3 (6.38%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (6.38%) SignalR
3 3 (6.38%) Web Services
4 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (4.26%) CSS
4 2 (4.26%) HTML
4 2 (4.26%) jQuery
4 2 (4.26%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 23 (48.94%) Windows Server
2 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.64%) Mac OS
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
5 3 (6.38%) Linux
6 2 (4.26%) CentOS
6 2 (4.26%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) DevOps
2 5 (10.64%) MVC
3 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.51%) Presales
3 4 (8.51%) Proactive Monitoring
3 4 (8.51%) Product Marketing
3 4 (8.51%) Web Development
4 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.38%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (6.38%) Mathematics
4 3 (6.38%) Multithreading
4 3 (6.38%) Web Filtering
5 2 (4.26%) Business Continuity
5 2 (4.26%) Front End Development
5 2 (4.26%) Patch Management
5 2 (4.26%) Security Patching
6 1 (2.13%) Customer-Centricity
6 1 (2.13%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (2.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) C#
2 12 (25.53%) PowerShell
2 12 (25.53%) SQL
3 3 (6.38%) TypeScript
4 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.26%) Python
4 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.13%) PHP
5 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
1 1 (2.13%) CCENT
1 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.13%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (31.91%) Active Directory
3 13 (27.66%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.64%) XenApp
4 5 (10.64%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Docker Swarm
1 2 (4.26%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
2 16 (34.04%) VMware
3 10 (21.28%) Cisco
4 9 (19.15%) Apple
5 8 (17.02%) HP
6 7 (14.89%) Citrix
7 6 (12.77%) Avaya
8 5 (10.64%) Dell
9 4 (8.51%) Google
10 3 (6.38%) Oracle
10 3 (6.38%) SAP
10 3 (6.38%) WatchGuard
11 2 (4.26%) 3PAR
11 2 (4.26%) New Relic
11 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
12 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
12 1 (2.13%) Concur
12 1 (2.13%) Sage