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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 312 385 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 14.07% 16.67% 20.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.75% 74.32% 76.07%
Number of salaries quoted 244 317 356
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
441 518 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 19.89% 22.43% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 351 409 468
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +1 209 £35,750 -20.55% 25
High Wycombe +2 65 £42,500 +21.42% 9
Aylesbury -7 6 £45,000 +68.89% 2
Beaconsfield +6 4 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Marlow -4 3 £45,000 +104.54% 1
Buckingham - 3 £55,000 -
Chesham +2 2 £23,000 +29.57%
Iver +1 2 £47,500 +41.79%
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (48.13%) Microsoft
2 233 (34.93%) Active Directory
3 177 (26.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 172 (25.79%) VMware
5 158 (23.69%) MS Exchange
6 157 (23.54%) MS Excel
6 157 (23.54%) ITIL
7 142 (21.29%) Linux
8 141 (21.14%) SQL Server
9 134 (20.09%) SQL
10 113 (16.94%) Citrix
11 111 (16.64%) VMware Infrastructure
12 109 (16.34%) Exchange Server 2010
13 107 (16.04%) UNIX
14 105 (15.74%) Windows Server 2012
15 100 (14.99%) Windows Server 2003
16 99 (14.84%) Windows 7
17 94 (14.09%) Firewall
17 94 (14.09%) MS Office
17 94 (14.09%) Cisco
17 94 (14.09%) Degree
18 92 (13.79%) SLA
19 84 (12.59%) Microsoft Certification
19 84 (12.59%) Finance
20 81 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
21 80 (11.99%) SharePoint
22 79 (11.84%) Exchange Server 2007
23 75 (11.24%) .NET
24 73 (10.94%) C#
25 68 (10.19%) Windows XP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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
1 158 (23.69%) MS Exchange
2 109 (16.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 80 (11.99%) SharePoint
4 79 (11.84%) Exchange Server 2007
5 51 (7.65%) IIS
6 40 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 38 (5.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 37 (5.55%) Exchange Server 2003
9 35 (5.25%) Lync
10 34 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2013
11 32 (4.80%) Apache
12 18 (2.70%) Tomcat
13 17 (2.55%) SAS
14 16 (2.40%) CMS
15 13 (1.95%) Office Communications Server
16 12 (1.80%) SharePoint Server
17 11 (1.65%) WebSphere
18 10 (1.50%) JBoss
19 9 (1.35%) IBM Notes
19 9 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 157 (23.54%) MS Excel
2 94 (14.09%) MS Office
3 9 (1.35%) Photoshop
4 8 (1.20%) Adobe Captivate
4 8 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (1.05%) PowerPivot
5 7 (1.05%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.90%) SPSS
7 3 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.15%) MS Project
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.75%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (0.45%) Agresso
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.30%) MFGPRO
3 2 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.15%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.15%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 38 (5.70%) Office 365
2 15 (2.25%) SaaS
3 8 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.30%) IaaS
5 2 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 94 (14.09%) Firewall
2 61 (9.15%) SAN
3 55 (8.25%) DNS
3 55 (8.25%) TCP/IP
4 46 (6.90%) DHCP
5 35 (5.25%) WAN
6 31 (4.65%) LAN
7 25 (3.75%) Wireless
8 24 (3.60%) VPN
9 17 (2.55%) NetScaler
10 16 (2.40%) NAS
10 16 (2.40%) Network Security
10 16 (2.40%) VoIP
11 15 (2.25%) iSCSI
12 11 (1.65%) VLAN
13 10 (1.50%) SSL
14 9 (1.35%) Internet
15 8 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (1.20%) Telnet
16 7 (1.05%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (21.14%) SQL Server
2 46 (6.90%) MySQL
3 45 (6.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
6 18 (2.70%) Oracle Database
7 17 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (1.35%) PowerCenter
9 9 (1.35%) DB2
9 9 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (1.35%) BusinessObjects XI
10 7 (1.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (0.60%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (0.30%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.30%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 34 (5.10%) Visual Studio
2 14 (2.10%) Subversion
3 13 (1.95%) Git (software)
4 12 (1.80%) Jenkins
4 12 (1.80%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (1.35%) JMeter
5 9 (1.35%) Xcode
5 9 (1.35%) Android Studio
6 8 (1.20%) NUnit
6 8 (1.20%) Dreamweaver
7 7 (1.05%) JIRA
7 7 (1.05%) TeamCity
7 7 (1.05%) MSTest
8 6 (0.90%) Trac
8 6 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.60%) JUnit
9 4 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.60%) MSI
10 3 (0.45%) ProC
10 3 (0.45%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 84 (12.59%) Finance
2 41 (6.15%) Retail
3 20 (3.00%) Banking
4 14 (2.10%) Telecoms
5 13 (1.95%) Law
6 7 (1.05%) Electronics
6 7 (1.05%) Automotive
7 4 (0.60%) Marketing
7 4 (0.60%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.45%) Legal
8 3 (0.45%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.45%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.30%) German Language
9 2 (0.30%) Publishing
9 2 (0.30%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.30%) Local Government
10 1 (0.15%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.15%) French Language
10 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 142 (21.29%) Analyst
2 69 (10.34%) Developer
3 55 (8.25%) Support Analyst
4 53 (7.95%) Support Engineer
5 51 (7.65%) Administrator
6 46 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 45 (6.75%) Service Analyst
7 45 (6.75%) Service Desk Analyst
8 35 (5.25%) 2nd Line Support
9 30 (4.50%) Consultant
10 26 (3.90%) Software Engineer
11 23 (3.45%) IT Support
12 22 (3.30%) Systems Administrator
12 22 (3.30%) Technical Support
13 21 (3.15%) 1st Line Support
14 20 (3.00%) 3rd Line Support
14 20 (3.00%) Architect
15 19 (2.85%) Systems Engineer
16 16 (2.40%) Applications Support
16 16 (2.40%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (11.24%) .NET
2 49 (7.35%) HTML
3 41 (6.15%) ASP.NET
4 33 (4.95%) CSS
5 26 (3.90%) WCF
5 26 (3.90%) HTML5
6 24 (3.60%) jQuery
7 21 (3.15%) XML
8 20 (3.00%) .NET Framework
9 18 (2.70%) WPF
9 18 (2.70%) Web Services
10 16 (2.40%) LAMP
11 15 (2.25%) Middleware
11 15 (2.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (1.35%) SAP XI
12 9 (1.35%) Ajax
13 8 (1.20%) Flash
13 8 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
14 6 (0.90%) RSS
14 6 (0.90%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 81 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (7.20%) Computer Science
3 45 (6.75%) Blackberry
3 45 (6.75%) Clustering
4 22 (3.30%) Mainframe
4 22 (3.30%) Replication
5 21 (3.15%) Client/Server
6 18 (2.70%) Mathematics
6 18 (2.70%) User Experience
7 17 (2.55%) Management Information System
8 15 (2.25%) Mobile App
9 14 (2.10%) Physics
10 11 (1.65%) W3C
11 10 (1.50%) EqualLogic
12 9 (1.35%) E-Learning
12 9 (1.35%) Graphic Design
13 8 (1.20%) SCORM
13 8 (1.20%) EPoS
13 8 (1.20%) Learning Management System
13 8 (1.20%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 177 (26.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 142 (21.29%) Linux
3 107 (16.04%) UNIX
4 105 (15.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 100 (14.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 99 (14.84%) Windows 7
7 68 (10.19%) Windows XP
8 32 (4.80%) Android
9 31 (4.65%) Windows 8
10 27 (4.05%) Apple iOS
11 21 (3.15%) Solaris
12 17 (2.55%) Windows Vista
12 17 (2.55%) AIX
13 12 (1.80%) Windows Mobile
13 12 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
15 7 (1.05%) CentOS
15 7 (1.05%) HPUX
16 6 (0.90%) Windows 2000
16 6 (0.90%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (23.54%) ITIL
2 67 (10.04%) Change Management
3 56 (8.40%) Mentoring
4 52 (7.80%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (6.90%) Incident Management
6 36 (5.40%) Migration
7 34 (5.10%) Disaster Recovery
7 34 (5.10%) Time Management
8 33 (4.95%) Service Delivery
8 33 (4.95%) OO
9 31 (4.65%) Software Engineering
10 22 (3.30%) Problem Management
10 22 (3.30%) Performance Monitoring
10 22 (3.30%) Performance Tuning
11 21 (3.15%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (3.15%) Project Management
11 21 (3.15%) MVC
12 20 (3.00%) Workflow
13 19 (2.85%) Data Analysis
13 19 (2.85%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 134 (20.09%) SQL
2 73 (10.94%) C#
3 64 (9.60%) Java
4 58 (8.70%) PowerShell
5 45 (6.75%) JavaScript
6 38 (5.70%) C++
7 35 (5.25%) C
8 31 (4.65%) PHP
9 27 (4.05%) Shell Script
10 15 (2.25%) Objective-C
10 15 (2.25%) Python
11 12 (1.80%) Ruby
11 12 (1.80%) VB.NET
11 12 (1.80%) T-SQL
12 10 (1.50%) VB
13 9 (1.35%) Apple Swift
14 7 (1.05%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.75%) XAML
16 4 (0.60%) VBScript
17 3 (0.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 94 (14.09%) Degree
2 84 (12.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 63 (9.45%) Security Cleared
4 58 (8.70%) SC Cleared
5 48 (7.20%) MCSE
6 44 (6.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 35 (5.25%) Cisco Certification
8 32 (4.80%) MCP
9 31 (4.65%) MCSA
10 30 (4.50%) CCNA
11 20 (3.00%) MCITP
12 18 (2.70%) VCP5
13 15 (2.25%) CCA
13 15 (2.25%) Citrix Certification
14 13 (1.95%) CCNP
14 13 (1.95%) CCEE
14 13 (1.95%) CCAA
15 12 (1.80%) DV Cleared
16 11 (1.65%) MCTS
17 10 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (13.79%) SLA
2 9 (1.35%) WCAG
2 9 (1.35%) Section 508
3 6 (0.90%) HL7
4 5 (0.75%) DICOM
5 4 (0.60%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.45%) QA
6 3 (0.45%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.30%) COBIT
7 2 (0.30%) COSO
8 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 233 (34.93%) Active Directory
2 111 (16.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (10.04%) Hyper-V
4 47 (7.05%) XenApp
5 34 (5.10%) vSphere
6 26 (3.90%) XenDesktop
7 25 (3.75%) VMware ESX
8 21 (3.15%) Forefront TMG
9 19 (2.85%) ISA Server
10 15 (2.25%) Terminal Services
11 12 (1.80%) UAG
11 12 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
12 11 (1.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 10 (1.50%) Microsoft App-V
14 9 (1.35%) XenServer
15 7 (1.05%) Xen
16 6 (0.90%) NFS
16 6 (0.90%) vCloud
17 4 (0.60%) Samba
18 3 (0.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 42 (6.30%) SCCM
2 39 (5.85%) SCOM
3 28 (4.20%) Tivoli
4 16 (2.40%) Backup Exec
5 15 (2.25%) Netcool
6 13 (1.95%) WSUS
6 13 (1.95%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 12 (1.80%) BladeLogic
8 11 (1.65%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 11 (1.65%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 8 (1.20%) Puppet
10 7 (1.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 6 (0.90%) SCVMM
12 5 (0.75%) HP Data Protector
12 5 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
12 5 (0.75%) Vagrant
13 4 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
13 4 (0.60%) SCDPM
13 4 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 4 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 321 (48.13%) Microsoft
2 172 (25.79%) VMware
3 113 (16.94%) Citrix
4 94 (14.09%) Cisco
5 62 (9.30%) Oracle
6 54 (8.10%) HP
7 28 (4.20%) IBM
8 26 (3.90%) SAP
9 25 (3.75%) Business Objects
10 23 (3.45%) Symantec
10 23 (3.45%) Remedy
11 20 (3.00%) Intel
12 19 (2.85%) Red Hat
13 14 (2.10%) McAfee
14 13 (1.95%) Mitel
15 11 (1.65%) AppSense
15 11 (1.65%) Websense
16 10 (1.50%) NetApp
16 10 (1.50%) EMC
16 10 (1.50%) Juniper
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Wilde Associates
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum Superb base, training and excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Enorth Staffing
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + other benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
IT Flexi Team
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago