The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 11 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckingham 73.33% 6.25% 20.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Average salary £27,500 £26,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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 Buckingham region.

Operating Systems Category
Buckingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckingham 73.33% 6.25% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Average salary £19,000 £26,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckingham

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Buckingham

Windows
Salary Trend in Buckingham

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

Windows Salary Trend in Buckingham

Windows
Salary Histogram in Buckingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Buckingham region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Buckingham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckingham 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 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) MS Office
2 8 (44.44%) HND
2 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 8 (44.44%) Windows XP
2 8 (44.44%) SLA
2 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 8 (44.44%) Windows 8
3 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
4 5 (27.78%) ITIL
5 4 (22.22%) Firewall
6 3 (16.67%) UNIX
6 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 3 (16.67%) DHCP
6 3 (16.67%) DNS
6 3 (16.67%) Citrix
6 3 (16.67%) SAN
6 3 (16.67%) Wireless
6 3 (16.67%) VLAN
6 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (16.67%) iSCSI
6 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (16.67%) XenApp
6 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
6 3 (16.67%) Veeam
6 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Buckingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckingham 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 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Office
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
1 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) Wireless
2 3 (16.67%) VLAN
2 3 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 3 (16.67%) DHCP
2 3 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Support Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Help Desk Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) 1st Line Support
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Help Desk Support
1 8 (44.44%) Help Desk Support Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows XP
1 8 (44.44%) Windows 8
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) CentOS
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) Data Security
2 1 (5.56%) SEO
2 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) HND
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) CCNA
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (11.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) XenApp
2 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
2 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix
3 3 (16.67%) Veeam
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Google