Period
to 18 September 2018

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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 25 22
Rank change year-on-year -8 -3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 33 43 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 8.85% 13.69% 16.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 86.84% 60.56% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23 38 55
St Albans median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £66,000 £66,250 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -3.85%

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 38 71 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 10.19% 22.61% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 27 66 57
St Albans median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% -13.64% +22.22%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £31,700
90th Percentile £65,500 £66,250 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in St Albans

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the St Albans region with a requirement for Windows.

1 22 (66.67%) Office 365
2 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
3 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 17 (51.52%) Windows Server
5 15 (45.45%) Firewall
6 14 (42.42%) VMware
7 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (39.39%) PowerShell
8 11 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 11 (33.33%) Incident Management
8 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
8 11 (33.33%) ITIL
9 10 (30.30%) SharePoint
9 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
9 10 (30.30%) VLAN
9 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (30.30%) Remote Desktop
10 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (27.27%) VPN
11 8 (24.24%) Remedy
11 8 (24.24%) Internet
11 8 (24.24%) SQL
11 8 (24.24%) DFS Replication
11 8 (24.24%) Azure Active Directory
12 7 (21.21%) Skype
12 7 (21.21%) ServiceNow
12 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (21.21%) Time Management
12 7 (21.21%) Sonus

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 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
1 10 (30.30%) SharePoint
2 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (21.21%) Skype for Business
4 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.03%) Apache
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (66.67%) Office 365
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (24.24%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (45.45%) Firewall
2 10 (30.30%) Remote Desktop
2 10 (30.30%) VLAN
3 9 (27.27%) VPN
4 8 (24.24%) Internet
5 7 (21.21%) Skype
6 5 (15.15%) DNS
7 4 (12.12%) DHCP
7 4 (12.12%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (12.12%) Network Security
8 1 (3.03%) HTTP
8 1 (3.03%) IPv4
8 1 (3.03%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Big Data
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.03%) GitLab
1 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (3.03%) Xcode
General
1 2 (6.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Support Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (24.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Security Manager
6 3 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (9.09%) IT Manager
6 3 (9.09%) IT Security Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Active Directory Designer
7 2 (6.06%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Active Directory Support
7 2 (6.06%) Active Directory Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) iOS SDK
2 1 (3.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Client/Server
2 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.06%) Fat Client
4 2 (6.06%) Private Cloud
4 2 (6.06%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) Windows Server
2 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (21.21%) Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Mac OS X
4 2 (6.06%) Unix
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.03%) Android
5 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.03%) CentOS
5 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 11 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Service Management
2 7 (21.21%) Time Management
3 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (12.12%) Change Control
4 4 (12.12%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (12.12%) DevOps
4 4 (12.12%) Due Diligence
4 4 (12.12%) Information Security
4 4 (12.12%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 4 (12.12%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (12.12%) Process Improvement
4 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
4 4 (12.12%) Security Management
4 4 (12.12%) Security Operations
4 4 (12.12%) Threat Detection
4 4 (12.12%) Validation
4 4 (12.12%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) PowerShell
2 8 (24.24%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
3 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) MCSE
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) MCITP
3 1 (3.03%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) Cyber Essentials
1 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 8 (24.24%) DFS Replication
5 4 (12.12%) XenApp
6 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 14 (42.42%) VMware
3 8 (24.24%) Remedy
4 7 (21.21%) ServiceNow
4 7 (21.21%) Sonus
5 4 (12.12%) Citrix
6 2 (6.06%) Veeam
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco
7 1 (3.03%) ConnectWise
7 1 (3.03%) Draytek
7 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.03%) Splunk
7 1 (3.03%) Symantec
7 1 (3.03%) Ubiquiti
7 1 (3.03%) WatchGuard