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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 315 377 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.28% 17.29% 18.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.75% 72.22% 75.57%
Number of salaries quoted 249 302 323
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +2.81%
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
433 522 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.00% 23.94% 25.07%
Number of salaries quoted 341 397 429
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 March 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 March 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 +2 210 £35,500 -18.39% 21
High Wycombe -1 66 £42,500 +31.78% 11
Aylesbury -4 7 £45,000 +72.24% 3
Beaconsfield +9 3 £50,000 +33.33%
Iver +1 3 £47,500 +41.79%
Marlow -2 3 £45,000 +104.54% 2
Chesham +1 2 £23,000 +9.52%
Buckingham - 2 £55,000 -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 321 (47.56%) Microsoft
2 230 (34.07%) Active Directory
3 173 (25.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 166 (24.59%) VMware
5 154 (22.81%) ITIL
6 151 (22.37%) MS Exchange
7 144 (21.33%) SQL Server
8 143 (21.19%) Linux
8 143 (21.19%) MS Excel
9 138 (20.44%) SQL
10 118 (17.48%) UNIX
11 112 (16.59%) Citrix
12 107 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
13 105 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
14 104 (15.41%) Windows Server 2012
15 101 (14.96%) Exchange Server 2010
16 97 (14.37%) Firewall
17 95 (14.07%) Windows 7
18 91 (13.48%) Degree
19 90 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
20 89 (13.19%) SLA
21 87 (12.89%) Cisco
22 84 (12.44%) MS Office
23 83 (12.30%) Finance
24 82 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
25 80 (11.85%) Exchange Server 2007
26 71 (10.52%) .NET
27 68 (10.07%) Change Management
27 68 (10.07%) Windows XP
27 68 (10.07%) Hyper-V

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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
1 151 (22.37%) MS Exchange
2 101 (14.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 80 (11.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 67 (9.93%) SharePoint
5 41 (6.07%) IIS
6 36 (5.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 36 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 31 (4.59%) Lync
7 31 (4.59%) SharePoint 2013
8 29 (4.30%) Apache
9 28 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2013
10 19 (2.81%) SAS
11 17 (2.52%) Tomcat
11 17 (2.52%) CMS
12 13 (1.93%) SharePoint Server
13 12 (1.78%) WebSphere
14 11 (1.63%) JBoss
14 11 (1.63%) Office Communications Server
15 9 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
15 9 (1.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 143 (21.19%) MS Excel
2 84 (12.44%) MS Office
3 7 (1.04%) SPSS
3 7 (1.04%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.89%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.89%) Adobe Captivate
4 6 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.15%) MS Project
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (0.44%) Agresso
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.15%) MFGPRO
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.15%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 32 (4.74%) Office 365
2 14 (2.07%) SaaS
3 5 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.30%) IaaS
4 2 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 97 (14.37%) Firewall
2 64 (9.48%) SAN
3 54 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 54 (8.00%) DNS
4 45 (6.67%) DHCP
5 40 (5.93%) WAN
6 36 (5.33%) LAN
7 28 (4.15%) VPN
8 24 (3.56%) Wireless
9 19 (2.81%) NAS
10 18 (2.67%) VoIP
11 17 (2.52%) NetScaler
12 16 (2.37%) Network Security
13 15 (2.22%) iSCSI
14 10 (1.48%) SSL
15 9 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (1.33%) VLAN
16 8 (1.19%) Telnet
17 7 (1.04%) Cisco IPT
17 7 (1.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (21.33%) SQL Server
2 48 (7.11%) MySQL
2 48 (7.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (2.96%) Oracle Database
4 20 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (2.37%) BusinessObjects
7 14 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (1.33%) BusinessObjects XI
8 9 (1.33%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.33%) PowerCenter
8 9 (1.33%) DB2
9 8 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (0.89%) SAP Data Services
11 4 (0.59%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (0.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (4.44%) Visual Studio
2 15 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
3 12 (1.78%) Subversion
3 12 (1.78%) Jenkins
4 11 (1.63%) Git (software)
4 11 (1.63%) NUnit
5 10 (1.48%) MSTest
6 9 (1.33%) JMeter
7 7 (1.04%) TeamCity
7 7 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (1.04%) JIRA
8 6 (0.89%) Dreamweaver
8 6 (0.89%) Trac
8 6 (0.89%) Android Studio
8 6 (0.89%) Xcode
8 6 (0.89%) Rhino Mocks
8 6 (0.89%) Moq
9 4 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.59%) JUnit
9 4 (0.59%) MSI
General
1 83 (12.30%) Finance
2 41 (6.07%) Retail
3 18 (2.67%) Banking
4 13 (1.93%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.48%) Law
6 8 (1.19%) Spanish Language
7 7 (1.04%) Automotive
8 6 (0.89%) German Language
9 5 (0.74%) French Language
9 5 (0.74%) Electronics
10 4 (0.59%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.59%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.44%) Marketing
11 3 (0.44%) Legal
12 2 (0.30%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.30%) Local Government
12 2 (0.30%) Games
13 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 156 (23.11%) Analyst
2 70 (10.37%) Developer
3 63 (9.33%) Support Analyst
4 53 (7.85%) Support Engineer
5 51 (7.56%) Administrator
6 46 (6.81%) Service Analyst
6 46 (6.81%) Service Desk Analyst
7 43 (6.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 36 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support
9 35 (5.19%) Consultant
10 24 (3.56%) Technical Support
10 24 (3.56%) 3rd Line Support
11 22 (3.26%) Systems Administrator
11 22 (3.26%) Software Engineer
12 21 (3.11%) Architect
12 21 (3.11%) 1st Line Support
12 21 (3.11%) Systems Engineer
13 20 (2.96%) IT Support
14 19 (2.81%) Infrastructure Manager
15 18 (2.67%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (10.52%) .NET
2 54 (8.00%) HTML
3 44 (6.52%) ASP.NET
4 32 (4.74%) CSS
5 31 (4.59%) WCF
6 26 (3.85%) HTML5
7 24 (3.56%) jQuery
8 22 (3.26%) WPF
9 21 (3.11%) .NET Framework
10 18 (2.67%) Web Services
11 17 (2.52%) XML
11 17 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (2.07%) LAMP
13 13 (1.93%) Middleware
14 9 (1.33%) SAP XI
14 9 (1.33%) Ajax
15 7 (1.04%) WinForms
15 7 (1.04%) J2EE
15 7 (1.04%) Ninject
15 7 (1.04%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 82 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (7.26%) Computer Science
3 43 (6.37%) Clustering
4 38 (5.63%) Blackberry
5 23 (3.41%) Mainframe
6 18 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 18 (2.67%) Replication
7 17 (2.52%) Client/Server
8 15 (2.22%) Mathematics
9 11 (1.63%) Physics
9 11 (1.63%) User Experience
10 10 (1.48%) EqualLogic
11 8 (1.19%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.19%) W3C
12 7 (1.04%) EPoS
12 7 (1.04%) PKI
12 7 (1.04%) Graphic Design
13 6 (0.89%) PACS
13 6 (0.89%) Tandem
13 6 (0.89%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 173 (25.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 143 (21.19%) Linux
3 118 (17.48%) UNIX
4 105 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 104 (15.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 95 (14.07%) Windows 7
7 68 (10.07%) Windows XP
8 30 (4.44%) Windows 8
9 25 (3.70%) Android
10 23 (3.41%) Apple iOS
11 20 (2.96%) Solaris
12 17 (2.52%) Windows Vista
13 16 (2.37%) AIX
14 12 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (1.33%) Windows 2000 Server
15 9 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
16 7 (1.04%) HPUX
16 7 (1.04%) CentOS
17 6 (0.89%) Windows 2000
17 6 (0.89%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (22.81%) ITIL
2 68 (10.07%) Change Management
3 53 (7.85%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 43 (6.37%) Incident Management
6 42 (6.22%) Migration
7 36 (5.33%) OO
8 35 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
9 34 (5.04%) Service Delivery
10 33 (4.89%) Time Management
11 28 (4.15%) Software Engineering
12 25 (3.70%) MVC
13 23 (3.41%) Performance Monitoring
14 21 (3.11%) Scrum
14 21 (3.11%) Project Management
15 20 (2.96%) Workflow
16 19 (2.81%) Performance Tuning
17 18 (2.67%) Data Analysis
18 17 (2.52%) Supplier Management
18 17 (2.52%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 138 (20.44%) SQL
2 66 (9.78%) Java
3 64 (9.48%) C#
4 49 (7.26%) PowerShell
5 46 (6.81%) JavaScript
6 40 (5.93%) C++
7 36 (5.33%) C
8 29 (4.30%) PHP
9 26 (3.85%) Shell Script
10 15 (2.22%) Python
11 13 (1.93%) VB
12 12 (1.78%) Objective-C
13 10 (1.48%) VB.NET
13 10 (1.48%) Ruby
14 9 (1.33%) T-SQL
15 7 (1.04%) Bash Shell
16 6 (0.89%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.89%) ABAP
17 5 (0.74%) XAML
18 4 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 91 (13.48%) Degree
2 90 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 57 (8.44%) Security Cleared
4 52 (7.70%) SC Cleared
5 47 (6.96%) MCSE
6 46 (6.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 33 (4.89%) MCP
8 31 (4.59%) Cisco Certification
9 30 (4.44%) MCSA
10 26 (3.85%) CCNA
11 18 (2.67%) VCP5
12 17 (2.52%) MCITP
12 17 (2.52%) CCA
12 17 (2.52%) Citrix Certification
13 13 (1.93%) CCEE
13 13 (1.93%) CCAA
14 11 (1.63%) CCNP
14 11 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (1.48%) MCTS
16 9 (1.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (13.19%) SLA
2 7 (1.04%) HL7
3 6 (0.89%) DICOM
3 6 (0.89%) WCAG
3 6 (0.89%) Section 508
4 4 (0.59%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.44%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.44%) QA
6 2 (0.30%) COBIT
6 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.30%) COSO
System Software
1 230 (34.07%) Active Directory
2 107 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (10.07%) Hyper-V
4 47 (6.96%) XenApp
5 36 (5.33%) vSphere
6 27 (4.00%) XenDesktop
7 25 (3.70%) VMware ESX
8 18 (2.67%) Forefront TMG
9 17 (2.52%) ISA Server
10 15 (2.22%) Terminal Services
11 12 (1.78%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (1.48%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (1.48%) XenServer
13 9 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 8 (1.19%) UAG
15 7 (1.04%) vCloud
15 7 (1.04%) Xen
16 5 (0.74%) NFS
17 4 (0.59%) Samba
18 3 (0.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 44 (6.52%) SCOM
2 38 (5.63%) SCCM
3 34 (5.04%) Tivoli
4 22 (3.26%) Netcool
5 15 (2.22%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 15 (2.22%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 15 (2.22%) Backup Exec
6 12 (1.78%) BladeLogic
6 12 (1.78%) WSUS
6 12 (1.78%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 7 (1.04%) Puppet
7 7 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (1.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 6 (0.89%) SCVMM
9 5 (0.74%) HP Data Protector
9 5 (0.74%) Vagrant
10 4 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (0.59%) SCDPM
10 4 (0.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 4 (0.59%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 321 (47.56%) Microsoft
2 166 (24.59%) VMware
3 112 (16.59%) Citrix
4 87 (12.89%) Cisco
5 61 (9.04%) Oracle
6 54 (8.00%) HP
7 31 (4.59%) IBM
8 25 (3.70%) Business Objects
9 24 (3.56%) SAP
9 24 (3.56%) Remedy
10 20 (2.96%) Intel
11 19 (2.81%) Red Hat
12 17 (2.52%) Symantec
13 13 (1.93%) McAfee
14 12 (1.78%) Mitel
15 11 (1.63%) AppSense
16 10 (1.48%) Dell
17 9 (1.33%) Informatica
17 9 (1.33%) Lotus
18 8 (1.19%) Websense
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Hays IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Klarion Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £44k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum Superb base, training and excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum Superb base, training and excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Premier IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £44k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £48000.00 - £66000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35-45K + benefits + flexible workin
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago