Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 17 42
Rank change year-on-year -9 +25 -25
Permanent jobs citing Windows 31 58 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 10.16% 16.67% 5.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.61% 56.31% 64.86%
Number of salaries quoted 18 45 25
St Albans median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -20.00% +16.28%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 41 103 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 13.44% 29.60% 9.11%
Number of salaries quoted 28 86 37
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 £23,000 £32,300
90th Percentile £57,500 £66,250 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% +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 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in St Albans

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 23 (74.19%) Office 365
2 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
3 17 (54.84%) Firewall
4 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
4 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
5 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Office
6 11 (35.48%) VMware
6 11 (35.48%) Incident Management
6 11 (35.48%) Hyper-V
7 10 (32.26%) Skype
8 9 (29.03%) Windows 10
9 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
9 8 (25.81%) ITIL
9 8 (25.81%) Remote Desktop
10 7 (22.58%) ServiceNow
10 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (22.58%) Skype for Business
10 7 (22.58%) Sonus
10 7 (22.58%) Service Management
10 7 (22.58%) Time Management
10 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (19.35%) Linux
11 6 (19.35%) LAN
11 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
12 5 (16.13%) VPN
12 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
12 5 (16.13%) VLAN
13 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
2 7 (22.58%) Skype for Business
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 23 (74.19%) Office 365
2 3 (9.68%) OneDrive
3 2 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) Firewall
2 10 (32.26%) Skype
3 8 (25.81%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (19.35%) LAN
5 5 (16.13%) VLAN
5 5 (16.13%) VPN
6 4 (12.90%) DHCP
6 4 (12.90%) DNS
6 4 (12.90%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (12.90%) Network Security
6 4 (12.90%) WAN
7 2 (6.45%) ADSL
7 2 (6.45%) Internet
7 2 (6.45%) NAS
7 2 (6.45%) NetScaler
7 2 (6.45%) SAN
7 2 (6.45%) Structured Cabling
General
1 3 (9.68%) French Language
1 3 (9.68%) Greek Language
1 3 (9.68%) Italian Language
1 3 (9.68%) Portuguese Language
1 3 (9.68%) Spanish Language
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Support Engineer
2 10 (32.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 9 (29.03%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (29.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (22.58%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (12.90%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 4 (12.90%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (12.90%) IT Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) IT Support
5 4 (12.90%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Security Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Server Support
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server Support
6 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (9.68%) Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) IT Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Junior
6 3 (9.68%) Solutions Designer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Client/Server
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.68%) iPad
4 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
2 9 (29.03%) Windows 10
3 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (19.35%) Linux
4 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
5 4 (12.90%) Mac OS X
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Incident Management
2 8 (25.81%) ITIL
3 7 (22.58%) Service Management
3 7 (22.58%) Time Management
4 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.90%) Change Control
5 4 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (12.90%) Due Diligence
5 4 (12.90%) Information Security
5 4 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (12.90%) Process Improvement
5 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
5 4 (12.90%) Security Architecture
5 4 (12.90%) Security Management
5 4 (12.90%) Security Operations
5 4 (12.90%) SIEM
5 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (12.90%) Threat Detection
5 4 (12.90%) Validation
5 4 (12.90%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) Cyber Essentials
1 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 11 (35.48%) Hyper-V
3 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.45%) DFS Replication
4 2 (6.45%) XenApp
4 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 11 (35.48%) VMware
3 7 (22.58%) ServiceNow
3 7 (22.58%) Sonus
4 4 (12.90%) WatchGuard
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco
5 3 (9.68%) Citrix
6 2 (6.45%) Avaya
6 2 (6.45%) Draytek
6 2 (6.45%) HP
6 2 (6.45%) Remedy
6 2 (6.45%) SAP
6 2 (6.45%) Ubiquiti
6 2 (6.45%) Veeam
7 1 (3.23%) ConnectWise