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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 386 391 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.67% 20.02% 23.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.23% 76.07% 82.56%
Number of salaries quoted 317 356 404
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
520 514 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.46% 26.32% 28.48%
Number of salaries quoted 410 468 473
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -2 209 £45,000 +16.88% 18
High Wycombe +2 48 £35,000 -17.64% 9
Marlow +6 31 £22,000 -58.09% 5
Aylesbury -7 20 £26,644 -21.05% 6
Beaconsfield +2 12 £37,500 -25.00%
Amersham -3 5 £50,000 +53.84%
Chesham -2 2 £17,750 -26.04%
Gerrards Cross 0 1 £35,000 -26.31%
Iver -1 1 £33,500 -11.84%
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 368 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 240 (33.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 232 (32.54%) SQL Server
4 210 (29.45%) SQL
5 209 (29.31%) Active Directory
5 209 (29.31%) MS Excel
6 181 (25.39%) MS Exchange
6 181 (25.39%) VMware
7 166 (23.28%) .NET
8 158 (22.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 154 (21.60%) C#
10 136 (19.07%) ITIL
11 121 (16.97%) Exchange Server 2010
12 116 (16.27%) Cisco
12 116 (16.27%) Microsoft Certification
13 115 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
14 103 (14.45%) Citrix
15 99 (13.88%) Degree
16 87 (12.20%) SharePoint
16 87 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2007
17 80 (11.22%) Firewall
17 80 (11.22%) Windows 7
18 75 (10.52%) XenApp
19 74 (10.38%) TCP/IP
20 71 (9.96%) DNS
20 71 (9.96%) DHCP
20 71 (9.96%) WCF
21 70 (9.82%) MS Office
22 68 (9.54%) Hyper-V
23 65 (9.12%) WPF

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 181 (25.39%) MS Exchange
2 121 (16.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 87 (12.20%) SharePoint
3 87 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 61 (8.56%) IIS
5 52 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 31 (4.35%) Lync
7 18 (2.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 17 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (1.54%) Apache
9 11 (1.54%) Office Communications Server
10 10 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (1.12%) CMS
11 8 (1.12%) WebSphere
11 8 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.98%) SAS
13 5 (0.70%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.70%) JCAPS
14 4 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 209 (29.31%) MS Excel
2 70 (9.82%) MS Office
3 28 (3.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (2.24%) MS Project
5 9 (1.26%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.28%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.14%) SPSS
7 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.56%) TeleForm
3 3 (0.42%) Summit
4 2 (0.28%) Academy Housing
4 2 (0.28%) arcHouse
4 2 (0.28%) Nortel Periphonics
5 1 (0.14%) SunGard Martini
5 1 (0.14%) Maximo
5 1 (0.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.51%) Office 365
2 9 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.28%) SaaS
4 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 80 (11.22%) Firewall
2 74 (10.38%) TCP/IP
3 71 (9.96%) DNS
3 71 (9.96%) DHCP
4 62 (8.70%) SAN
5 51 (7.15%) WAN
6 46 (6.45%) LAN
7 34 (4.77%) VLAN
8 32 (4.49%) IP Telephony
9 30 (4.21%) Wireless
10 29 (4.07%) Internet
11 28 (3.93%) VPN
12 23 (3.23%) Cisco IPT
13 19 (2.66%) VoIP
14 14 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (1.26%) GPRS
16 8 (1.12%) FTP
17 7 (0.98%) Broadband
17 7 (0.98%) NAS
17 7 (0.98%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (32.54%) SQL Server
2 60 (8.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (6.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (6.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 31 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 30 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (2.52%) MySQL
8 14 (1.96%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.12%) MS Access
10 6 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (0.70%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.56%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.28%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.28%) JasperReports
13 2 (0.28%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.28%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 57 (7.99%) Visual Studio
2 25 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (2.66%) NUnit
4 11 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 9 (1.26%) MSTest
5 9 (1.26%) Rhino Mocks
5 9 (1.26%) Moq
6 3 (0.42%) Subversion
6 3 (0.42%) Xcode
6 3 (0.42%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.28%) QARun
7 2 (0.28%) Selenium
7 2 (0.28%) Maven
7 2 (0.28%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.28%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.28%) Ant
7 2 (0.28%) ClearQuest
7 2 (0.28%) WinRunner
7 2 (0.28%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.14%) JIRA
General
1 60 (8.42%) Finance
2 22 (3.09%) Telecoms
3 11 (1.54%) Retail
4 10 (1.40%) Marketing
5 8 (1.12%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.56%) Legal
7 3 (0.42%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.42%) Billing
7 3 (0.42%) Law
8 2 (0.28%) Games
8 2 (0.28%) Advertising
9 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.14%) Banking
9 1 (0.14%) Electronics
9 1 (0.14%) Publishing
9 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.14%) Military
9 1 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 156 (21.88%) Analyst
2 147 (20.62%) Developer
3 98 (13.74%) Support Analyst
4 83 (11.64%) Support Engineer
5 72 (10.10%) .NET Developer
6 61 (8.56%) C# Developer
7 50 (7.01%) IT Support
8 47 (6.59%) C# .NET Developer
9 44 (6.17%) Consultant
10 39 (5.47%) Applications Support
10 39 (5.47%) Team Leader
11 38 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support
12 37 (5.19%) Software Developer
13 35 (4.91%) Senior Developer
13 35 (4.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 30 (4.21%) IT Support Analyst
15 29 (4.07%) Applications Support Analyst
16 28 (3.93%) Junior
17 27 (3.79%) Service Analyst
17 27 (3.79%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (23.28%) .NET
2 71 (9.96%) WCF
3 65 (9.12%) WPF
4 64 (8.98%) HTML
5 60 (8.42%) ASP.NET
6 50 (7.01%) Web Services
7 47 (6.59%) XML
8 30 (4.21%) jQuery
9 29 (4.07%) WinForms
10 24 (3.37%) .NET Framework
11 22 (3.09%) HTML5
12 20 (2.81%) CSS
13 16 (2.24%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (2.10%) Razor View Engine
15 14 (1.96%) MSMQ
16 13 (1.82%) Ajax
17 12 (1.68%) XSL
18 10 (1.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 9 (1.26%) CSS3
19 9 (1.26%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 50 (7.01%) Computer Science
2 44 (6.17%) Clustering
3 37 (5.19%) Blackberry
4 29 (4.07%) Management Information System
5 24 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (3.09%) Blog
7 14 (1.96%) Mobile App
8 13 (1.82%) Replication
9 12 (1.68%) Smartphone
9 12 (1.68%) Firmware
10 11 (1.54%) PDA
10 11 (1.54%) CMDB
11 9 (1.26%) Mathematics
11 9 (1.26%) Inversion of Control
12 7 (0.98%) Thin Client
12 7 (0.98%) VHDL
12 7 (0.98%) Fat Client
13 6 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
13 6 (0.84%) IVR
13 6 (0.84%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 240 (33.66%) Windows Server 2008
2 158 (22.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 80 (11.22%) Windows 7
4 65 (9.12%) Linux
5 54 (7.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 46 (6.45%) UNIX
7 39 (5.47%) Windows XP
8 27 (3.79%) Windows Mobile
8 27 (3.79%) Android
9 20 (2.81%) Windows Vista
10 19 (2.66%) Windows 8
11 15 (2.10%) Apple iOS
12 10 (1.40%) Solaris
13 8 (1.12%) Windows CE
14 5 (0.70%) AIX
14 5 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.56%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.56%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.28%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (19.07%) ITIL
2 44 (6.17%) PRINCE2
3 37 (5.19%) Service Delivery
4 30 (4.21%) Project Management
5 27 (3.79%) Incident Management
6 24 (3.37%) MVC
6 24 (3.37%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (3.37%) Software Engineering
7 23 (3.23%) PRINCE
8 22 (3.09%) CRM
8 22 (3.09%) RUP
8 22 (3.09%) Service Management
8 22 (3.09%) Migration
8 22 (3.09%) Problem Management
9 20 (2.81%) Scrum
10 18 (2.52%) Web Development
11 16 (2.24%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (2.24%) TDD
12 15 (2.10%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (1.96%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 210 (29.45%) SQL
2 154 (21.60%) C#
3 49 (6.87%) T-SQL
4 47 (6.59%) Java
4 47 (6.59%) JavaScript
5 39 (5.47%) PowerShell
6 28 (3.93%) VB.NET
7 26 (3.65%) C++
8 21 (2.95%) C
9 12 (1.68%) VB
9 12 (1.68%) PHP
10 7 (0.98%) Embedded C
11 6 (0.84%) Objective-C
12 5 (0.70%) Python
13 4 (0.56%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.42%) VBScript
15 2 (0.28%) C++/CLI
16 1 (0.14%) Pascal
16 1 (0.14%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 116 (16.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 99 (13.88%) Degree
3 57 (7.99%) MCSE
4 44 (6.17%) MCP
5 34 (4.77%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (3.93%) MCITP
7 27 (3.79%) Security Cleared
7 27 (3.79%) SC Cleared
8 25 (3.51%) MCSA
9 23 (3.23%) CCNA
10 20 (2.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 17 (2.38%) MCTS
12 14 (1.96%) CCNP
13 10 (1.40%) MCAD
13 10 (1.40%) MCSD
13 10 (1.40%) PMI Certification
14 9 (1.26%) ISEB
15 8 (1.12%) PMP
16 7 (0.98%) MCDBA
16 7 (0.98%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (8.42%) SLA
2 9 (1.26%) QA
3 3 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.14%) DICOM
System Software
1 209 (29.31%) Active Directory
2 115 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (10.52%) XenApp
4 68 (9.54%) Hyper-V
5 51 (7.15%) VMware ESXi
6 38 (5.33%) vSphere
7 34 (4.77%) XenDesktop
8 26 (3.65%) VMware ESX
9 18 (2.52%) Forefront TMG
9 18 (2.52%) Terminal Services
10 15 (2.10%) Microsoft App-V
11 11 (1.54%) UAG
12 10 (1.40%) Xen
13 8 (1.12%) ISA Server
14 7 (0.98%) XenServer
15 6 (0.84%) VMware Server
15 6 (0.84%) Terminal Server
16 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.14%) vCloud
16 1 (0.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 25 (3.51%) Backup Exec
2 21 (2.95%) SCCM
3 17 (2.38%) SCOM
4 10 (1.40%) McAfee ePO
5 9 (1.26%) WSUS
6 7 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (0.84%) SCVMM
7 6 (0.84%) NetBackup
7 6 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (0.70%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (0.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (0.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (0.56%) MOM
10 3 (0.42%) Netcool
10 3 (0.42%) OpenView
10 3 (0.42%) BladeLogic
10 3 (0.42%) Zenoss
11 2 (0.28%) BMC Performance Manager
11 2 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
12 1 (0.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 368 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 181 (25.39%) VMware
3 116 (16.27%) Cisco
4 103 (14.45%) Citrix
5 53 (7.43%) HP
6 35 (4.91%) Symantec
7 25 (3.51%) Oracle
8 24 (3.37%) Veeam
9 22 (3.09%) NetIQ
10 21 (2.95%) NetApp
11 18 (2.52%) McAfee
12 17 (2.38%) EMC
13 15 (2.10%) Remedy
13 15 (2.10%) Apple
13 15 (2.10%) WatchGuard
14 14 (1.96%) JBoss
15 12 (1.68%) 3PAR
16 11 (1.54%) Juniper
16 11 (1.54%) Computacenter
17 10 (1.40%) IBM
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 22-25k
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
McAfee
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Corporate Project Solutions
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis IT
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Training Package + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per day superb base with excellent bonus and b
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: 6 days ago