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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 - 3
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckingham 88.89% - 20.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £25,750 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
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
8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckingham 88.89% - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £25,750 - £32,500
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 29 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Buckingham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckingham

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) MS Office
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) HND
3 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (33.33%) SLA
3 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (20.00%) DHCP
4 3 (20.00%) DNS
4 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 3 (20.00%) Wireless
4 3 (20.00%) SAN
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (20.00%) VLAN
4 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) XenApp
4 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Buckingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
1 2 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) DHCP
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) Wireless
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) VLAN
2 3 (20.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
1 5 (33.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 3 (20.00%) UNIX
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) CentOS
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
1 5 (33.33%) HND
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (13.33%) MCITP
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) XenApp
2 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) Veeam
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (13.33%) Google