Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 25 17
Rank change year-on-year -7 -8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 40 42 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 9.69% 13.33% 22.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.43% 61.76% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 39 37 63
St Albans median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,000 £33,350
90th Percentile £66,250 £66,250 £65,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%

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 51 68 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 12.35% 21.59% 24.41%
Number of salaries quoted 49 63 50
St Albans median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,050 £28,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £69,500 £65,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -

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 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in St Albans

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 30 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 20 (50.00%) VMware
3 19 (47.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
6 16 (40.00%) PowerShell
7 15 (37.50%) Hyper-V
7 15 (37.50%) SQL
8 14 (35.00%) Office 365
9 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
10 11 (27.50%) MS Exchange
10 11 (27.50%) Firewall
11 9 (22.50%) Oracle
12 8 (20.00%) DNS
12 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
13 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (17.50%) Remote Desktop
13 7 (17.50%) DFS Replication
13 7 (17.50%) Remedy
13 7 (17.50%) Internet
13 7 (17.50%) DHCP
13 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
13 7 (17.50%) VPN
13 7 (17.50%) VLAN
14 6 (15.00%) MVC
14 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (15.00%) OO

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 11 (27.50%) MS Exchange
2 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (5.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.50%) Apache
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (35.00%) Office 365
3 8 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) Firewall
2 8 (20.00%) DNS
3 7 (17.50%) DHCP
3 7 (17.50%) Internet
3 7 (17.50%) Remote Desktop
3 7 (17.50%) VLAN
3 7 (17.50%) VPN
4 3 (7.50%) SAN
4 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.00%) ADSL
5 2 (5.00%) LAN
5 2 (5.00%) NAS
5 2 (5.00%) Skype
5 2 (5.00%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.50%) HTTP
6 1 (2.50%) IPv4
6 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.50%) Big Data
6 1 (2.50%) MySQL
6 1 (2.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Bitbucket
2 3 (7.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (7.50%) ReSharper
2 3 (7.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.50%) GitLab
3 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (2.50%) Xcode
General
1 2 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 10 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (17.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Developer
3 6 (15.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (15.00%) DBA
4 4 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) IT Support
5 3 (7.50%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) .NET
1 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 5 (12.50%) Entity Framework
3 2 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.50%) iOS SDK
4 1 (2.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Mindset
3 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.00%) Fat Client
4 2 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (5.00%) Private Cloud
4 2 (5.00%) Spread Betting
4 2 (5.00%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 30 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (10.00%) Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.00%) Unix
4 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Android
5 1 (2.50%) CentOS
5 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (15.00%) DevOps
1 6 (15.00%) MVC
1 6 (15.00%) OO
2 5 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (12.50%) Scrum
2 5 (12.50%) TDD
3 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (10.00%) ITIL
4 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.50%) SOLID
5 2 (5.00%) Coaching
5 2 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.00%) Migration
5 2 (5.00%) OOP
5 2 (5.00%) Patch Management
5 2 (5.00%) Time Management
5 2 (5.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 15 (37.50%) SQL
3 6 (15.00%) C#
3 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 3 (7.50%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) Java
6 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
1 3 (7.50%) MCSE
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.50%) CCNA
3 1 (2.50%) CCNP
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.50%) MCITP
3 1 (2.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (47.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
3 15 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 7 (17.50%) DFS Replication
5 3 (7.50%) XenApp
6 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (22.50%) Oracle
3 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (17.50%) Remedy
5 4 (10.00%) Citrix
6 3 (7.50%) New Relic
7 2 (5.00%) Avaya
7 2 (5.00%) Google
7 2 (5.00%) HP
7 2 (5.00%) SAP
7 2 (5.00%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.50%) Apple
8 1 (2.50%) Cisco
8 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.50%) Sonus
8 1 (2.50%) Splunk
8 1 (2.50%) Symantec
8 1 (2.50%) Veeam