The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 350 312 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.56% 15.33% 17.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.83% 62.90% 73.92%
Number of salaries quoted 274 252 276
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,915 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Windows
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
516 496 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.93% 24.37% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 404 407 386
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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 0 197 £37,500 -3.84% 26
High Wycombe +3 83 £32,500 -3.70% 9
Aylesbury +12 18 £29,250 -13.97% 4
Marlow +6 7 £31,500 +7.69%
Chesham -1 4 £30,250 +10.00%
Amersham +1 2 £20,000 -60.00% 2
Princes Risborough - 2 £39,500 - 1
Newport Pagnell - 1 £55,000 -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

1 277 (41.10%) Microsoft
2 245 (36.35%) Active Directory
3 194 (28.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 174 (25.82%) VMware
5 173 (25.67%) SQL
6 160 (23.74%) ITIL
7 156 (23.15%) MS Excel
8 148 (21.96%) Linux
8 148 (21.96%) SQL Server
9 136 (20.18%) MS Exchange
10 124 (18.40%) Cisco
11 123 (18.25%) VMware Infrastructure
12 120 (17.80%) Hyper-V
13 118 (17.51%) Microsoft Certification
14 111 (16.47%) C#
14 111 (16.47%) Finance
14 111 (16.47%) Windows Server 2012
15 110 (16.32%) Windows 7
15 110 (16.32%) MS Office
16 103 (15.28%) .NET
17 99 (14.69%) Exchange Server 2010
18 98 (14.54%) SLA
19 94 (13.95%) UNIX
20 90 (13.35%) Windows Server 2003
21 76 (11.28%) Firewall
21 76 (11.28%) Degree
22 75 (11.13%) Analytical Skills
23 70 (10.39%) Office 365
24 68 (10.09%) SharePoint
24 68 (10.09%) Citrix

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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
1 136 (20.18%) MS Exchange
2 99 (14.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 68 (10.09%) SharePoint
4 63 (9.35%) IIS
5 56 (8.31%) Exchange Server 2007
6 44 (6.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 35 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2003
8 33 (4.90%) Lync
9 32 (4.75%) Apache
10 26 (3.86%) SharePoint 2013
11 24 (3.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 24 (3.56%) Tomcat
12 17 (2.52%) Office Communications Server
13 15 (2.23%) JBoss
14 10 (1.48%) SAS
15 9 (1.34%) WebSphere
15 9 (1.34%) IBM HTTP Server
16 8 (1.19%) WebLogic
17 7 (1.04%) CMS
18 5 (0.74%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 156 (23.15%) MS Excel
2 110 (16.32%) MS Office
3 7 (1.04%) PowerPivot
4 6 (0.89%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.74%) Adobe Captivate
5 5 (0.74%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.45%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (0.45%) MFGPRO
2 2 (0.30%) Cognos Controller
2 2 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 70 (10.39%) Office 365
2 7 (1.04%) SaaS
2 7 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.89%) Google Apps
4 4 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.45%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 76 (11.28%) Firewall
2 64 (9.50%) DNS
3 56 (8.31%) TCP/IP
3 56 (8.31%) SAN
4 45 (6.68%) DHCP
5 43 (6.38%) LAN
6 42 (6.23%) WAN
7 34 (5.04%) VPN
8 20 (2.97%) Wireless
9 15 (2.23%) iSCSI
10 14 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
10 14 (2.08%) VLAN
11 12 (1.78%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (1.63%) Internet
12 11 (1.63%) SNMP
13 10 (1.48%) VoIP
13 10 (1.48%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (1.19%) NAS
15 7 (1.04%) Network Security
15 7 (1.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (21.96%) SQL Server
2 37 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (5.04%) MySQL
4 31 (4.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (2.52%) BusinessObjects
8 16 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (2.08%) DB2
10 12 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (1.34%) BusinessObjects XI
11 9 (1.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (1.34%) PowerCenter
11 9 (1.34%) Oracle Database
12 8 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
14 5 (0.74%) Relational Database
15 4 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 33 (4.90%) Visual Studio
2 16 (2.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.63%) NUnit
3 11 (1.63%) MSTest
4 10 (1.48%) Jenkins
4 10 (1.48%) Rhino Mocks
4 10 (1.48%) Moq
4 10 (1.48%) Git (software)
5 9 (1.34%) Subversion
5 9 (1.34%) TeamCity
6 6 (0.89%) Android Studio
6 6 (0.89%) Xcode
7 5 (0.74%) Dreamweaver
7 5 (0.74%) Apache Ivy
8 4 (0.59%) InstallShield
8 4 (0.59%) WebSpeed
9 3 (0.45%) Selenium
9 3 (0.45%) Introscope
9 3 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 111 (16.47%) Finance
2 44 (6.53%) Retail
3 25 (3.71%) Law
4 23 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 20 (2.97%) Banking
6 18 (2.67%) Electronics
7 11 (1.63%) Legal
8 9 (1.34%) French Language
8 9 (1.34%) German Language
8 9 (1.34%) Marketing
8 9 (1.34%) Games
9 8 (1.19%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.19%) Retail Banking
10 6 (0.89%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.74%) Automotive
12 4 (0.59%) Local Government
13 3 (0.45%) Hindi Language
13 3 (0.45%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.45%) Advertising
14 2 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 178 (26.41%) Analyst
2 93 (13.80%) Developer
3 74 (10.98%) Support Analyst
4 60 (8.90%) Support Engineer
5 46 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
6 42 (6.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 42 (6.23%) IT Support
7 40 (5.93%) .NET Developer
8 34 (5.04%) Service Analyst
9 32 (4.75%) Service Desk Analyst
10 30 (4.45%) Software Engineer
11 29 (4.30%) Technical Support
12 27 (4.01%) Administrator
13 25 (3.71%) C# Developer
14 23 (3.41%) Systems Engineer
14 23 (3.41%) IT Support Engineer
15 21 (3.12%) DBA
16 20 (2.97%) C# .NET Developer
16 20 (2.97%) Storage Engineer
17 19 (2.82%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (15.28%) .NET
2 49 (7.27%) HTML
3 42 (6.23%) jQuery
4 37 (5.49%) ASP.NET
5 34 (5.04%) WPF
6 33 (4.90%) CSS
7 27 (4.01%) Web Services
8 24 (3.56%) WCF
9 22 (3.26%) HTML5
9 22 (3.26%) WinForms
9 22 (3.26%) XML
10 20 (2.97%) .NET Framework
11 19 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (2.23%) Middleware
13 14 (2.08%) Entity Framework
14 13 (1.93%) AngularJS
15 12 (1.78%) Ninject
16 10 (1.48%) Castle Windsor
16 10 (1.48%) Unity DI Container
16 10 (1.48%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 75 (11.13%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (7.12%) Computer Science
3 45 (6.68%) Clustering
4 41 (6.08%) Replication
5 35 (5.19%) Mathematics
6 34 (5.04%) Blackberry
7 32 (4.75%) Physics
7 32 (4.75%) Statistics
8 31 (4.60%) Data Centre
9 22 (3.26%) Client/Server
10 18 (2.67%) EPoS
11 16 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (2.08%) User Experience
12 14 (2.08%) Artificial Intelligence
13 13 (1.93%) Mobile App
14 12 (1.78%) Enterprise Storage
14 12 (1.78%) Inversion of Control
14 12 (1.78%) Management Information System
15 8 (1.19%) Social Network
16 7 (1.04%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 194 (28.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 148 (21.96%) Linux
3 111 (16.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 110 (16.32%) Windows 7
5 94 (13.95%) UNIX
6 90 (13.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 61 (9.05%) Windows XP
8 49 (7.27%) Windows 8
9 22 (3.26%) Android
10 16 (2.37%) Windows Mobile
11 14 (2.08%) Mac OS X
12 13 (1.93%) Windows Vista
12 13 (1.93%) AIX
13 12 (1.78%) Apple iOS
14 10 (1.48%) OS/400
15 3 (0.45%) Solaris
15 3 (0.45%) CentOS
16 2 (0.30%) Debian
16 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.15%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (23.74%) ITIL
2 62 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (8.46%) Change Management
4 52 (7.72%) Mentoring
5 47 (6.97%) Incident Management
6 42 (6.23%) Software Engineering
7 35 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
8 34 (5.04%) Project Management
8 34 (5.04%) Scrum
8 34 (5.04%) Migration
9 33 (4.90%) Service Delivery
10 28 (4.15%) Root Cause Analysis
10 28 (4.15%) Performance Monitoring
11 27 (4.01%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (4.01%) MVC
12 24 (3.56%) Time Management
13 23 (3.41%) TDD
14 22 (3.26%) Coaching
14 22 (3.26%) Web Development
14 22 (3.26%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 173 (25.67%) SQL
2 111 (16.47%) C#
3 64 (9.50%) JavaScript
4 61 (9.05%) PowerShell
5 40 (5.93%) Java
5 40 (5.93%) C++
6 35 (5.19%) T-SQL
7 23 (3.41%) Python
8 19 (2.82%) Shell Script
8 19 (2.82%) VB.NET
9 18 (2.67%) C
10 17 (2.52%) PHP
11 11 (1.63%) Bash Shell
12 10 (1.48%) Perl
12 10 (1.48%) VB
13 8 (1.19%) Ruby
14 7 (1.04%) Objective-C
15 6 (0.89%) Apple Swift
16 5 (0.74%) VB6
16 5 (0.74%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 118 (17.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 76 (11.28%) Degree
3 67 (9.94%) MCSE
4 64 (9.50%) Security Cleared
5 62 (9.20%) SC Cleared
6 52 (7.72%) MCSA
7 49 (7.27%) MCITP
8 35 (5.19%) MCP
9 34 (5.04%) Cisco Certification
10 33 (4.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 29 (4.30%) CCNA
12 23 (3.41%) MCTS
13 21 (3.12%) PhD
14 17 (2.52%) CCNP
15 14 (2.08%) DV Cleared
16 13 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
17 7 (1.04%) A+ Certification
18 5 (0.74%) VCP5
19 3 (0.45%) CEH
19 3 (0.45%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (14.54%) SLA
2 9 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (1.34%) ISO 9000
3 6 (0.89%) Section 508
3 6 (0.89%) WCAG
4 3 (0.45%) QA
5 1 (0.15%) HL7
5 1 (0.15%) DICOM
5 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.15%) JTAG
System Software
1 245 (36.35%) Active Directory
2 123 (18.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 120 (17.80%) Hyper-V
4 37 (5.49%) Forefront TMG
5 28 (4.15%) UAG
6 25 (3.71%) ISA Server
7 23 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (2.08%) NFS
9 10 (1.48%) vSphere
9 10 (1.48%) XenApp
10 8 (1.19%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.89%) XenServer
11 6 (0.89%) XenDesktop
11 6 (0.89%) SRDF
12 4 (0.59%) Firmware
13 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.30%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.30%) Samba
14 2 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (2.67%) SCCM
2 9 (1.34%) Nagios
2 9 (1.34%) SolarWinds Orion
3 8 (1.19%) Backup Exec
4 7 (1.04%) SCOM
4 7 (1.04%) HP Data Protector
5 6 (0.89%) EMC VPLEX
6 5 (0.74%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.59%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (0.59%) Puppet
7 4 (0.59%) HP SIM
7 4 (0.59%) ARCserve
7 4 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.45%) CA Wily
8 3 (0.45%) Opsview
8 3 (0.45%) vMotion
9 2 (0.30%) WMI
9 2 (0.30%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 277 (41.10%) Microsoft
2 174 (25.82%) VMware
3 124 (18.40%) Cisco
4 68 (10.09%) Citrix
5 48 (7.12%) Oracle
5 48 (7.12%) HP
6 37 (5.49%) Symantec
7 28 (4.15%) Brocade
7 28 (4.15%) Computacenter
8 27 (4.01%) 3PAR
9 26 (3.86%) EMC
10 23 (3.41%) Websense
11 20 (2.97%) NetApp
11 20 (2.97%) Apple
12 17 (2.52%) SAP
13 16 (2.37%) Avaya
13 16 (2.37%) Juniper
14 15 (2.23%) Remedy
15 12 (1.78%) Hitachi
16 11 (1.63%) F5
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Superb base with excellent first cla
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 2 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Resourcing Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 35-40k plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Profit share
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Rizz Search & Selection
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Premier IT
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago