The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Amersham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Amersham region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Amersham 12.24% 15.00% 25.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.71% 50.00% 61.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 13
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Amersham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Amersham 14.29% 30.00% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 21
Average salary £27,500 £24,500 £30,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.24% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
Buckinghamshire

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Amersham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Amersham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Amersham

Windows
Salary Trend in Amersham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Amersham region.

Windows Salary Trend in Amersham

Windows
Salary Histogram in Amersham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Amersham region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Amersham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Amersham

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Amersham region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) MCSE
2 4 (36.36%) HP
2 4 (36.36%) Dell
2 4 (36.36%) EMC
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) NetApp
2 4 (36.36%) Symantec
2 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
2 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
2 4 (36.36%) NetBackup
2 4 (36.36%) Backup Exec
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (36.36%) MCTS
2 4 (36.36%) MCITP
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Mobile
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (36.36%) PlateSpin
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
2 4 (36.36%) XenApp
2 4 (36.36%) XenServer
2 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
2 4 (36.36%) Veeam

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Amersham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Amersham region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Sales Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Management Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
1 4 (36.36%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) MCSE
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (36.36%) MCTS
1 4 (36.36%) MCITP
1 4 (36.36%) NCDA
1 4 (36.36%) NCIE
1 4 (36.36%) VCAP
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
1 4 (36.36%) XenApp
1 4 (36.36%) XenServer
1 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
1 4 (36.36%) vSphere
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) NetBackup
1 4 (36.36%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) HP
2 4 (36.36%) Dell
2 4 (36.36%) EMC
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
2 4 (36.36%) NetApp
2 4 (36.36%) Symantec
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) PlateSpin
2 4 (36.36%) Veeam