The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Amersham 8.51% 5.88% 22.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 33.33% 63.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 12
Average salary £41,000 £27,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.45% -16.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £25,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £29,450 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Windows
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Amersham region.

Operating Systems Category
Amersham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Amersham 8.51% 17.65% 35.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 18
Average salary £32,000 £24,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.61% -34.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Amersham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Amersham

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Symantec
2 4 (44.44%) NetBackup
2 4 (44.44%) Backup Exec
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) MCSE
2 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) Dell
2 4 (44.44%) EMC
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) NetApp
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) VMware ESX
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (44.44%) MCTS
2 4 (44.44%) MCITP
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 4 (44.44%) XenApp
2 4 (44.44%) XenServer
2 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
2 4 (44.44%) Veeam
2 4 (44.44%) EqualLogic
2 4 (44.44%) NCDA
2 4 (44.44%) NCIE
2 4 (44.44%) VCAP
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Architecture

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Amersham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Product Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Products Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) EqualLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
1 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
1 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Product Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) MCSE
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (44.44%) MCTS
1 4 (44.44%) MCITP
1 4 (44.44%) NCDA
1 4 (44.44%) NCIE
1 4 (44.44%) VCAP
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware ESX
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
1 4 (44.44%) XenApp
1 4 (44.44%) XenServer
1 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
1 4 (44.44%) vSphere
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) NetBackup
1 4 (44.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) Dell
2 4 (44.44%) EMC
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) NetApp
2 4 (44.44%) Symantec
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) PlateSpin
2 4 (44.44%) Veeam
3 1 (11.11%) Apple