The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 25 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 Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 369 348 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.31% 17.42% 19.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.21% 66.29% 72.20%
Number of salaries quoted 288 291 334
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
541 525 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.38% 26.28% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 430 455 455
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
South East

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Windows Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Windows
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -6 188 £38,750 -0.64% 23
High Wycombe +3 58 £39,000 +30.00% 9
Marlow +15 22 £21,500 -65.04%
Aylesbury -14 12 £38,750 +29.16% 6
Beaconsfield -7 8 £27,500 -26.66%
Chesham +1 5 £25,000 -28.57%
Amersham -2 5 £50,000 +42.85%
Buckingham - 5 £18,000 - 1
Newport Pagnell +1 2 £52,500 +75.00%
Bletchley - 2 £19,130 -
Iver - 1 £55,000 -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

1 385 (52.10%) Microsoft
2 253 (34.24%) SQL Server
3 249 (33.69%) SQL
4 237 (32.07%) Active Directory
5 233 (31.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 217 (29.36%) MS Excel
7 204 (27.60%) MS Exchange
8 203 (27.47%) VMware
9 157 (21.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 150 (20.30%) .NET
11 149 (20.16%) Windows Server 2003
12 148 (20.03%) ITIL
13 140 (18.94%) C#
14 137 (18.54%) Exchange Server 2010
15 127 (17.19%) Citrix
16 116 (15.70%) Microsoft Certification
17 109 (14.75%) Exchange Server 2007
18 107 (14.48%) Linux
19 102 (13.80%) XenApp
20 95 (12.86%) Hyper-V
21 93 (12.58%) Degree
22 92 (12.45%) Windows 7
22 92 (12.45%) Cisco
23 90 (12.18%) Finance
24 86 (11.64%) MS Office
25 85 (11.50%) UNIX
26 80 (10.83%) Windows Server 2012
27 78 (10.55%) HTML
27 78 (10.55%) SharePoint
28 72 (9.74%) IIS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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
1 204 (27.60%) MS Exchange
2 137 (18.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 109 (14.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 78 (10.55%) SharePoint
5 72 (9.74%) IIS
6 66 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2003
7 51 (6.90%) Lync
8 46 (6.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 31 (4.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 18 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
11 16 (2.17%) SAS
12 15 (2.03%) Office Communications Server
13 14 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2000
13 14 (1.89%) Apache
14 9 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
15 7 (0.95%) OpenStack
15 7 (0.95%) JCAPS
15 7 (0.95%) WebSphere
16 6 (0.81%) CMS
17 5 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 217 (29.36%) MS Excel
2 86 (11.64%) MS Office
3 21 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.49%) MS Project
5 7 (0.95%) SPSS
6 5 (0.68%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (0.68%) Summit
2 4 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.54%) TeleForm
3 2 (0.27%) Nortel Periphonics
4 1 (0.14%) Maximo
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.14%) Magento
4 1 (0.14%) SunGard Martini
4 1 (0.14%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.14%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 50 (6.77%) Office 365
2 6 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (9.34%) Firewall
2 66 (8.93%) SAN
3 61 (8.25%) DNS
4 58 (7.85%) DHCP
5 44 (5.95%) TCP/IP
6 43 (5.82%) LAN
7 40 (5.41%) WAN
8 30 (4.06%) Internet
9 27 (3.65%) VLAN
10 26 (3.52%) Wireless
11 22 (2.98%) IP Telephony
11 22 (2.98%) Cisco IPT
12 21 (2.84%) VPN
13 17 (2.30%) HTTP
14 11 (1.49%) VoIP
15 10 (1.35%) Unified Communications
16 9 (1.22%) NAS
16 9 (1.22%) ADSL
17 7 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
18 5 (0.68%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (34.24%) SQL Server
2 51 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (5.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 34 (4.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 27 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (3.11%) Relational Database
8 21 (2.84%) Oracle Database
9 15 (2.03%) MySQL
10 14 (1.89%) RDBMS
11 13 (1.76%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
12 9 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (0.81%) DB2
16 5 (0.68%) Informix
16 5 (0.68%) Oracle Discoverer
17 4 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 3 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 50 (6.77%) Visual Studio
2 30 (4.06%) NUnit
3 17 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (1.35%) MSTest
4 10 (1.35%) Rhino Mocks
4 10 (1.35%) Moq
5 9 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 8 (1.08%) QuickTest Pro
6 8 (1.08%) Selenium
7 5 (0.68%) WebDriver
7 5 (0.68%) TestDirector
7 5 (0.68%) JMeter
7 5 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (0.68%) PVCS
7 5 (0.68%) Toad
7 5 (0.68%) JDeveloper
8 4 (0.54%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.27%) Ant
9 2 (0.27%) WinRunner
9 2 (0.27%) ClearCase
General
1 90 (12.18%) Finance
2 31 (4.19%) Retail
3 19 (2.57%) Telecoms
4 12 (1.62%) Legal
5 8 (1.08%) Marketing
6 7 (0.95%) Financial Institution
7 5 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.68%) Banking
8 3 (0.41%) Electronics
9 2 (0.27%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.27%) Military
9 2 (0.27%) Publishing
9 2 (0.27%) Billing
10 1 (0.14%) Local Government
10 1 (0.14%) Games
10 1 (0.14%) Law
10 1 (0.14%) Advertising
10 1 (0.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 155 (20.97%) Analyst
2 120 (16.24%) Developer
3 91 (12.31%) Support Analyst
4 76 (10.28%) Consultant
5 67 (9.07%) Support Engineer
6 65 (8.80%) .NET Developer
7 64 (8.66%) 2nd Line Support
8 55 (7.44%) Applications Support
9 39 (5.28%) IT Support
10 32 (4.33%) Applications Support Analyst
11 31 (4.19%) C# Developer
11 31 (4.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 30 (4.06%) Team Leader
13 28 (3.79%) 3rd Line Support
13 28 (3.79%) Technical Consultant
13 28 (3.79%) C# .NET Developer
14 27 (3.65%) Software Developer
15 26 (3.52%) Architect
15 26 (3.52%) DBA
16 23 (3.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (20.30%) .NET
2 78 (10.55%) HTML
3 63 (8.53%) ASP.NET
4 61 (8.25%) WPF
5 53 (7.17%) WCF
6 49 (6.63%) XML
7 41 (5.55%) CSS
8 36 (4.87%) WinForms
9 34 (4.60%) Web Services
10 29 (3.92%) Ajax
11 25 (3.38%) jQuery
12 23 (3.11%) JSON
13 16 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (1.49%) Razor View Engine
14 11 (1.49%) J2EE
15 10 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 10 (1.35%) Unity DI Container
15 10 (1.35%) Castle Windsor
15 10 (1.35%) Ninject
15 10 (1.35%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 56 (7.58%) Computer Science
2 50 (6.77%) Clustering
3 47 (6.36%) Blackberry
4 33 (4.47%) Management Information System
5 18 (2.44%) EPoS
6 17 (2.30%) Blog
7 11 (1.49%) Replication
8 10 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
8 10 (1.35%) EqualLogic
9 9 (1.22%) Firmware
10 8 (1.08%) Mainframe
11 7 (0.95%) Client/Server
11 7 (0.95%) Statistics
11 7 (0.95%) CMDB
12 5 (0.68%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.54%) Smartphone
13 4 (0.54%) iPhone
13 4 (0.54%) LPAR
14 3 (0.41%) N-Tier
14 3 (0.41%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 233 (31.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 149 (20.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 107 (14.48%) Linux
4 92 (12.45%) Windows 7
5 85 (11.50%) UNIX
6 80 (10.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 58 (7.85%) Windows XP
8 28 (3.79%) Solaris
9 20 (2.71%) Windows 8
10 17 (2.30%) Android
11 15 (2.03%) AIX
12 12 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (1.49%) Windows Vista
14 9 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
14 9 (1.22%) Windows Mobile
15 8 (1.08%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.81%) CentOS
17 5 (0.68%) Windows NT
18 4 (0.54%) HPUX
18 4 (0.54%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (20.03%) ITIL
2 44 (5.95%) PRINCE2
3 35 (4.74%) Service Delivery
4 29 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 29 (3.92%) Project Management
5 28 (3.79%) Incident Management
6 26 (3.52%) Service Management
7 25 (3.38%) OO
7 25 (3.38%) TDD
8 24 (3.25%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (3.25%) Migration
9 23 (3.11%) CRM
10 22 (2.98%) MVC
10 22 (2.98%) High Availability
10 22 (2.98%) Root Cause Analysis
11 19 (2.57%) RUP
12 18 (2.44%) Waterfall
13 17 (2.30%) Capacity Management
13 17 (2.30%) PRINCE
14 16 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 249 (33.69%) SQL
2 140 (18.94%) C#
3 66 (8.93%) JavaScript
4 58 (7.85%) Java
5 55 (7.44%) T-SQL
6 46 (6.22%) PowerShell
7 34 (4.60%) VB.NET
8 29 (3.92%) C++
9 18 (2.44%) C
10 16 (2.17%) PL/SQL
11 13 (1.76%) VB
12 12 (1.62%) VBScript
13 8 (1.08%) PHP
14 6 (0.81%) Python
15 4 (0.54%) Embedded C
15 4 (0.54%) Perl
16 2 (0.27%) VC++
17 1 (0.14%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.14%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 116 (15.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 93 (12.58%) Degree
3 69 (9.34%) MCSE
4 60 (8.12%) Security Cleared
5 56 (7.58%) SC Cleared
6 47 (6.36%) MCITP
7 43 (5.82%) MCP
8 37 (5.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 29 (3.92%) MCTS
10 27 (3.65%) MCSA
11 23 (3.11%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (2.71%) CCNA
13 13 (1.76%) MCAD
13 13 (1.76%) MCSD
14 11 (1.49%) CCNP
15 8 (1.08%) ISEB
15 8 (1.08%) NCDA
15 8 (1.08%) VCAP
16 7 (0.95%) NCIE
16 7 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (7.71%) SLA
2 5 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (0.68%) QA
3 2 (0.27%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.14%) DICOM
System Software
1 237 (32.07%) Active Directory
2 157 (21.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 102 (13.80%) XenApp
4 95 (12.86%) Hyper-V
5 53 (7.17%) XenDesktop
6 49 (6.63%) VMware ESXi
7 44 (5.95%) vSphere
8 38 (5.14%) VMware ESX
9 24 (3.25%) Forefront TMG
10 20 (2.71%) Microsoft App-V
11 15 (2.03%) XenServer
12 14 (1.89%) UAG
13 11 (1.49%) VMware Server
14 9 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 7 (0.95%) Terminal Services
15 7 (0.95%) vCloud
16 6 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
16 6 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
17 5 (0.68%) KVM
18 4 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 29 (3.92%) SCCM
2 24 (3.25%) Backup Exec
3 17 (2.30%) NetBackup
4 15 (2.03%) SCOM
5 9 (1.22%) SCVMM
6 8 (1.08%) WSUS
7 6 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (0.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 6 (0.81%) Data Guard
8 5 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
8 5 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.54%) MOM
9 4 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (0.54%) SCDPM
10 3 (0.41%) ARCserve
10 3 (0.41%) BladeLogic
11 2 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.27%) BMC Performance Manager
11 2 (0.27%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 385 (52.10%) Microsoft
2 203 (27.47%) VMware
3 127 (17.19%) Citrix
4 92 (12.45%) Cisco
5 68 (9.20%) Oracle
6 59 (7.98%) HP
7 43 (5.82%) Symantec
8 34 (4.60%) Veeam
9 25 (3.38%) NetApp
10 24 (3.25%) Dell
10 24 (3.25%) WatchGuard
11 21 (2.84%) NetIQ
12 18 (2.44%) Sybase
13 17 (2.30%) EMC
14 15 (2.03%) Remedy
14 15 (2.03%) Computacenter
15 13 (1.76%) IBM
16 11 (1.49%) McAfee
16 11 (1.49%) Retalix
17 10 (1.35%) Sencha
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-60k
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 28-35k
Posted: 1 hour ago
Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excelent
Posted: 20 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £41,000 per annum + Benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Package and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £32k - 43k per year
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Steria
Salary: From £0 to £30,000 per annum plus 5% flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 37-45k
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum + Benefits and IT Certification Trai
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Salary: From £28,800 to £34,560 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £18,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago