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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 325 325 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.94% 17.27% 19.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.85% 71.27% 71.71%
Number of salaries quoted 258 275 323
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
509 456 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.96% 24.23% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 410 400 439
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -4 162 £40,000 +1.26% 16
High Wycombe +1 58 £37,500 +25.00% 9
Marlow -6 12 £23,750 -50.00% 2
Aylesbury -14 9 £33,500 +11.66% 6
Beaconsfield -5 7 £43,750 +12.90%
Amersham +4 5 £50,000 +83.48% 1
Chesham +1 5 £27,500 -21.42%
Buckingham 0 4 £18,000 -15.29% 3
Bletchley - 2 £19,130 -
Newport Pagnell +1 1 £52,500 +75.00%
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (52.50%) Microsoft
2 243 (34.66%) SQL
3 241 (34.38%) SQL Server
4 220 (31.38%) Active Directory
5 211 (30.10%) MS Excel
6 201 (28.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 192 (27.39%) VMware
8 190 (27.10%) MS Exchange
9 151 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
10 145 (20.68%) .NET
11 133 (18.97%) ITIL
12 130 (18.54%) C#
13 128 (18.26%) Exchange Server 2010
14 121 (17.26%) Windows Server 2003
15 119 (16.98%) Linux
16 112 (15.98%) Microsoft Certification
17 110 (15.69%) Citrix
18 101 (14.41%) Exchange Server 2007
19 95 (13.55%) UNIX
20 91 (12.98%) Finance
21 89 (12.70%) XenApp
22 88 (12.55%) Windows 7
22 88 (12.55%) Degree
22 88 (12.55%) MS Office
23 86 (12.27%) Hyper-V
24 82 (11.70%) HTML
25 78 (11.13%) Oracle
26 76 (10.84%) Windows Server 2012
27 74 (10.56%) Cisco
28 72 (10.27%) JavaScript

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 190 (27.10%) MS Exchange
2 128 (18.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 101 (14.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 66 (9.42%) SharePoint
5 55 (7.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 55 (7.85%) IIS
6 52 (7.42%) Lync
7 50 (7.13%) Exchange Server 2013
8 27 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 16 (2.28%) SAS
10 14 (2.00%) Office Communications Server
10 14 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2000
10 14 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
11 12 (1.71%) Apache
12 9 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (1.14%) OpenStack
13 8 (1.14%) JCAPS
14 6 (0.86%) CMS
14 6 (0.86%) Oracle Application Server
14 6 (0.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 211 (30.10%) MS Excel
2 88 (12.55%) MS Office
3 18 (2.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.14%) SPSS
5 4 (0.57%) MS Project
6 2 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (0.71%) Summit
3 2 (0.29%) Nortel Periphonics
4 1 (0.14%) SunGard Martini
4 1 (0.14%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.14%) Magento
4 1 (0.14%) TeleForm
Cloud Services
1 47 (6.70%) Office 365
2 5 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (9.56%) Firewall
2 62 (8.84%) SAN
3 51 (7.28%) DNS
4 46 (6.56%) DHCP
5 40 (5.71%) TCP/IP
6 32 (4.56%) LAN
7 28 (3.99%) WAN
7 28 (3.99%) VLAN
8 25 (3.57%) VPN
8 25 (3.57%) Internet
9 24 (3.42%) Wireless
10 19 (2.71%) IP Telephony
10 19 (2.71%) HTTP
10 19 (2.71%) Cisco IPT
11 12 (1.71%) ADSL
12 10 (1.43%) NAS
13 9 (1.28%) VoIP
14 8 (1.14%) Unified Communications
15 7 (1.00%) Cisco IOS
16 6 (0.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 47 (6.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (5.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (4.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 28 (3.99%) SQL Server 2012
6 26 (3.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (3.57%) Relational Database
8 23 (3.28%) Oracle Database
9 16 (2.28%) MySQL
10 15 (2.14%) RDBMS
10 15 (2.14%) Oracle Database 10g
11 10 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
12 9 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (1.00%) DB2
14 7 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (0.86%) Oracle Discoverer
16 5 (0.71%) Informix
17 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 3 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 48 (6.85%) Visual Studio
2 30 (4.28%) NUnit
3 15 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (1.28%) MSTest
4 9 (1.28%) Rhino Mocks
4 9 (1.28%) Moq
5 8 (1.14%) Selenium
5 8 (1.14%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (0.86%) TestDirector
6 6 (0.86%) JMeter
6 6 (0.86%) PVCS
6 6 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (0.86%) Toad
6 6 (0.86%) JDeveloper
7 5 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (0.71%) WebDriver
8 4 (0.57%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.29%) Ant
9 2 (0.29%) WinRunner
9 2 (0.29%) ClearCase
General
1 91 (12.98%) Finance
2 35 (4.99%) Retail
3 17 (2.43%) Telecoms
4 11 (1.57%) Legal
5 9 (1.28%) Financial Institution
6 8 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.14%) Marketing
7 6 (0.86%) Banking
8 3 (0.43%) Electronics
9 2 (0.29%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.29%) Military
9 2 (0.29%) Publishing
10 1 (0.14%) Games
10 1 (0.14%) French Language
10 1 (0.14%) German Language
10 1 (0.14%) Billing
10 1 (0.14%) Local Government
10 1 (0.14%) Law
10 1 (0.14%) Advertising
10 1 (0.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 137 (19.54%) Analyst
2 113 (16.12%) Developer
3 80 (11.41%) Support Analyst
4 74 (10.56%) Consultant
5 64 (9.13%) Support Engineer
6 63 (8.99%) 2nd Line Support
7 58 (8.27%) .NET Developer
8 45 (6.42%) Applications Support
9 40 (5.71%) IT Support
10 28 (3.99%) Architect
11 27 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
11 27 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
12 26 (3.71%) Team Leader
13 24 (3.42%) DBA
14 23 (3.28%) Administrator
15 22 (3.14%) Software Developer
15 22 (3.14%) C# Developer
15 22 (3.14%) Applications Support Analyst
16 21 (3.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 20 (2.85%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (20.68%) .NET
2 82 (11.70%) HTML
3 66 (9.42%) ASP.NET
4 53 (7.56%) WPF
5 51 (7.28%) XML
6 48 (6.85%) WCF
7 45 (6.42%) CSS
8 35 (4.99%) WinForms
9 33 (4.71%) Ajax
10 31 (4.42%) Web Services
11 27 (3.85%) jQuery
12 26 (3.71%) JSON
13 14 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (1.57%) J2EE
15 10 (1.43%) XHTML
15 10 (1.43%) Razor View Engine
16 9 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 9 (1.28%) Unity DI Container
16 9 (1.28%) Castle Windsor
16 9 (1.28%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 54 (7.70%) Computer Science
2 46 (6.56%) Clustering
3 38 (5.42%) Blackberry
4 27 (3.85%) EPoS
5 25 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 13 (1.85%) Blog
7 11 (1.57%) EqualLogic
8 9 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
8 9 (1.28%) Mainframe
8 9 (1.28%) Firmware
9 8 (1.14%) Replication
10 7 (1.00%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.00%) Statistics
11 5 (0.71%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.57%) iPhone
12 4 (0.57%) LPAR
13 3 (0.43%) FMCG
13 3 (0.43%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.43%) CMDB
13 3 (0.43%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 201 (28.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 121 (17.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 119 (16.98%) Linux
4 95 (13.55%) UNIX
5 88 (12.55%) Windows 7
6 76 (10.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 62 (8.84%) Windows XP
8 31 (4.42%) Solaris
9 21 (3.00%) Windows 8
10 16 (2.28%) Android
11 15 (2.14%) AIX
12 12 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
14 7 (1.00%) Apple iOS
15 6 (0.86%) CentOS
15 6 (0.86%) Windows Vista
16 5 (0.71%) Windows NT
17 4 (0.57%) HPUX
17 4 (0.57%) Windows 2000
17 4 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (18.97%) ITIL
2 39 (5.56%) PRINCE2
3 29 (4.14%) Service Delivery
4 28 (3.99%) Project Management
5 27 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 26 (3.71%) OO
6 26 (3.71%) CRM
6 26 (3.71%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (3.57%) TDD
8 23 (3.28%) Migration
9 22 (3.14%) High Availability
10 21 (3.00%) Incident Management
10 21 (3.00%) Service Management
11 20 (2.85%) MVC
12 19 (2.71%) Waterfall
13 18 (2.57%) Root Cause Analysis
14 17 (2.43%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (2.43%) Software Engineering
14 17 (2.43%) Scrum
15 16 (2.28%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 243 (34.66%) SQL
2 130 (18.54%) C#
3 72 (10.27%) JavaScript
4 61 (8.70%) Java
5 59 (8.42%) T-SQL
6 39 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 34 (4.85%) VB.NET
8 32 (4.56%) C++
9 17 (2.43%) PL/SQL
10 16 (2.28%) C
11 12 (1.71%) VBScript
11 12 (1.71%) VB
12 8 (1.14%) PHP
13 7 (1.00%) Python
14 4 (0.57%) Perl
15 3 (0.43%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.29%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.29%) VC++
17 1 (0.14%) Scala
17 1 (0.14%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 112 (15.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 88 (12.55%) Degree
3 68 (9.70%) MCSE
4 51 (7.28%) Security Cleared
5 49 (6.99%) MCITP
6 46 (6.56%) SC Cleared
7 44 (6.28%) MCP
8 33 (4.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 29 (4.14%) MCTS
10 25 (3.57%) MCSA
11 21 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (2.14%) CCNA
13 13 (1.85%) MCAD
13 13 (1.85%) MCSD
14 10 (1.43%) ISEB
15 9 (1.28%) CCNP
16 8 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (1.14%) NCDA
16 8 (1.14%) VCAP
17 7 (1.00%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.56%) SLA
2 5 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (0.71%) QA
3 3 (0.43%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.14%) COSO
4 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.14%) COBIT
4 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 220 (31.38%) Active Directory
2 151 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (12.70%) XenApp
4 86 (12.27%) Hyper-V
5 50 (7.13%) XenDesktop
6 48 (6.85%) VMware ESXi
7 44 (6.28%) vSphere
8 36 (5.14%) VMware ESX
9 21 (3.00%) Forefront TMG
10 19 (2.71%) Microsoft App-V
11 15 (2.14%) XenServer
12 11 (1.57%) VMware Server
13 9 (1.28%) UAG
14 8 (1.14%) vCloud
14 8 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 8 (1.14%) Terminal Services
15 6 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
15 6 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
16 5 (0.71%) KVM
17 4 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 26 (3.71%) SCCM
2 18 (2.57%) Backup Exec
3 13 (1.85%) SCOM
4 11 (1.57%) NetBackup
5 9 (1.28%) SCVMM
6 6 (0.86%) Data Guard
7 5 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (0.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (0.57%) SCDPM
8 4 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.43%) MOM
9 3 (0.43%) ARCserve
9 3 (0.43%) WSUS
9 3 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.29%) CA Wily
10 2 (0.29%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.29%) SCSM
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.29%) Legato
Vendors
1 368 (52.50%) Microsoft
2 192 (27.39%) VMware
3 110 (15.69%) Citrix
4 78 (11.13%) Oracle
5 74 (10.56%) Cisco
6 47 (6.70%) HP
7 32 (4.56%) Veeam
8 30 (4.28%) Symantec
9 27 (3.85%) Dell
10 26 (3.71%) WatchGuard
11 25 (3.57%) NetApp
12 20 (2.85%) Sybase
13 18 (2.57%) NetIQ
14 17 (2.43%) EMC
15 12 (1.71%) IBM
15 12 (1.71%) Cognos
16 11 (1.57%) Retalix
16 11 (1.57%) Sencha
17 10 (1.43%) Red Hat
17 10 (1.43%) Apple
Iver, Buckinghamshire
set2recruit
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Red Commerce
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Penna PLC
Salary: £25-35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £28000 per annum + onsite parking pension plus more!
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum £25-40k+ bens
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £24k - 29k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Softcat
Salary: Competitive, Benefits and Bonus Scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Iver, Buckinghamshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago