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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 326 357 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 14.42% 16.36% 20.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.06% 75.80% 70.61%
Number of salaries quoted 246 296 371
Average salary £37,000 £39,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.73% -1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £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
479 471 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.19% 21.59% 28.99%
Number of salaries quoted 376 385 526
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -1 201 £35,500 -16.95% 23
High Wycombe +5 72 £41,250 +10.00% 10
Marlow -2 6 £43,750 +98.86%
Aylesbury -5 5 £45,000 +50.00% 5
Beaconsfield +2 3 £45,000 +66.66%
Iver +2 3 £47,500 +7.34%
Buckingham 0 3 £55,000 +4.76%
Princes Risborough - 3 £29,000 -
Chalfont St Giles - 2 £35,000 - 1
Chesham 0 1 £23,500 +30.55%
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 292 (45.91%) Microsoft
2 229 (36.01%) Active Directory
3 165 (25.94%) VMware
4 156 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 154 (24.21%) MS Excel
6 153 (24.06%) MS Exchange
7 147 (23.11%) ITIL
8 134 (21.07%) SQL
9 130 (20.44%) Linux
10 123 (19.34%) SQL Server
11 111 (17.45%) VMware Infrastructure
12 108 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2010
13 106 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 101 (15.88%) MS Office
14 101 (15.88%) Cisco
15 98 (15.41%) Windows 7
16 92 (14.47%) Citrix
17 90 (14.15%) Degree
18 89 (13.99%) SLA
18 89 (13.99%) C#
19 85 (13.36%) Finance
19 85 (13.36%) Windows Server 2003
20 84 (13.21%) Firewall
20 84 (13.21%) UNIX
20 84 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
20 84 (13.21%) Hyper-V
21 82 (12.89%) .NET
22 76 (11.95%) SharePoint
23 71 (11.16%) Exchange Server 2007
24 67 (10.53%) Security Cleared

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 153 (24.06%) MS Exchange
2 108 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 76 (11.95%) SharePoint
4 71 (11.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 48 (7.55%) IIS
6 45 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 39 (6.13%) Lync
8 37 (5.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 37 (5.82%) Exchange Server 2003
8 37 (5.82%) SharePoint 2013
9 32 (5.03%) Apache
10 18 (2.83%) Tomcat
11 15 (2.36%) CMS
12 13 (2.04%) Office Communications Server
13 10 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
13 10 (1.57%) WebSphere
14 9 (1.42%) JBoss
14 9 (1.42%) Apache ServiceMix
15 8 (1.26%) Moodle
16 7 (1.10%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 154 (24.21%) MS Excel
2 101 (15.88%) MS Office
3 9 (1.42%) MS Visio
3 9 (1.42%) Photoshop
4 8 (1.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (1.26%) Adobe Captivate
5 7 (1.10%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.31%) SPSS
8 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.16%) MS Project
8 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (0.47%) Agresso
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.31%) MFGPRO
3 2 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.16%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.16%) Primavera
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 47 (7.39%) Office 365
2 14 (2.20%) SaaS
3 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.31%) IaaS
4 2 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 84 (13.21%) Firewall
2 54 (8.49%) TCP/IP
3 49 (7.70%) SAN
4 48 (7.55%) DNS
5 41 (6.45%) DHCP
6 40 (6.29%) WAN
7 36 (5.66%) LAN
8 30 (4.72%) VPN
9 21 (3.30%) Wireless
10 12 (1.89%) NetScaler
10 12 (1.89%) iSCSI
10 12 (1.89%) VoIP
11 11 (1.73%) VLAN
11 11 (1.73%) Internet
11 11 (1.73%) Network Security
12 10 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (1.42%) Fibre Channel
14 8 (1.26%) MPLS
15 7 (1.10%) ATM
16 6 (0.94%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (19.34%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.29%) MySQL
3 34 (5.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (2.67%) Oracle Database
6 16 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.63%) DB2
12 3 (0.47%) PowerCenter
12 3 (0.47%) BusinessObjects XI
12 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (0.31%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.31%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (5.50%) Visual Studio
2 14 (2.20%) Git (software)
3 13 (2.04%) Subversion
3 13 (2.04%) Jenkins
4 12 (1.89%) NUnit
5 11 (1.73%) MSTest
6 10 (1.57%) Oracle Forms
7 9 (1.42%) Xcode
7 9 (1.42%) Android Studio
8 8 (1.26%) Dreamweaver
9 7 (1.10%) JIRA
9 7 (1.10%) TeamCity
10 6 (0.94%) Trac
10 6 (0.94%) Rhino Mocks
10 6 (0.94%) Moq
10 6 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (0.94%) JMeter
11 5 (0.79%) JUnit
11 5 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (0.79%) Apache Ivy
General
1 85 (13.36%) Finance
2 32 (5.03%) Retail
3 21 (3.30%) Law
4 19 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.36%) Banking
6 14 (2.20%) Electronics
7 7 (1.10%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.10%) Automotive
8 6 (0.94%) Marketing
9 5 (0.79%) Games
9 5 (0.79%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.63%) Legal
11 2 (0.31%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.31%) Publishing
12 1 (0.16%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.16%) French Language
12 1 (0.16%) German Language
12 1 (0.16%) Hindi Language
12 1 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 140 (22.01%) Analyst
2 77 (12.11%) Developer
3 53 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 49 (7.70%) Service Analyst
4 49 (7.70%) Service Desk Analyst
5 45 (7.08%) Support Analyst
6 41 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 39 (6.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 35 (5.50%) Administrator
9 31 (4.87%) Software Engineer
9 31 (4.87%) IT Support
10 26 (4.09%) Consultant
11 24 (3.77%) .NET Developer
12 21 (3.30%) Technical Support
13 19 (2.99%) C# Developer
14 18 (2.83%) Team Leader
14 18 (2.83%) IT Support Engineer
15 17 (2.67%) Systems Administrator
15 17 (2.67%) Architect
16 15 (2.36%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (12.89%) .NET
2 48 (7.55%) HTML
3 41 (6.45%) ASP.NET
4 34 (5.35%) CSS
5 29 (4.56%) HTML5
6 28 (4.40%) jQuery
7 25 (3.93%) WCF
7 25 (3.93%) WPF
8 23 (3.62%) XML
9 20 (3.14%) .NET Framework
10 18 (2.83%) Web Services
11 17 (2.67%) LAMP
12 14 (2.20%) Middleware
13 11 (1.73%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (1.57%) WinForms
15 8 (1.26%) Ninject
15 8 (1.26%) Flash
16 7 (1.10%) Ajax
16 7 (1.10%) Silverlight
16 7 (1.10%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 66 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 40 (6.29%) Blackberry
4 33 (5.19%) Clustering
5 26 (4.09%) Mathematics
5 26 (4.09%) Physics
6 21 (3.30%) Replication
6 21 (3.30%) Client/Server
7 20 (3.14%) User Experience
8 19 (2.99%) Statistics
9 16 (2.52%) Mobile App
9 16 (2.52%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.73%) W3C
11 10 (1.57%) Mainframe
11 10 (1.57%) EPoS
11 10 (1.57%) Graphic Design
12 9 (1.42%) E-Learning
13 8 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
13 8 (1.26%) Learning Management System
13 8 (1.26%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 156 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 130 (20.44%) Linux
3 106 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 98 (15.41%) Windows 7
5 85 (13.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 84 (13.21%) UNIX
7 63 (9.91%) Windows XP
8 37 (5.82%) Android
9 33 (5.19%) Windows 8
10 28 (4.40%) Apple iOS
11 18 (2.83%) Solaris
12 15 (2.36%) AIX
13 13 (2.04%) Windows Vista
14 12 (1.89%) Windows Mobile
15 11 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (1.10%) HPUX
17 6 (0.94%) CentOS
18 4 (0.63%) Windows Phone
18 4 (0.63%) Mac OS X
18 4 (0.63%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (23.11%) ITIL
2 58 (9.12%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (8.49%) Change Management
4 51 (8.02%) Mentoring
5 48 (7.55%) Incident Management
6 36 (5.66%) Software Engineering
7 34 (5.35%) Service Delivery
8 33 (5.19%) Time Management
8 33 (5.19%) Migration
9 32 (5.03%) Disaster Recovery
10 27 (4.25%) OO
11 24 (3.77%) Scrum
12 23 (3.62%) Web Development
13 22 (3.46%) Project Management
14 20 (3.14%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (3.14%) Mobile Development
15 19 (2.99%) Problem Management
15 19 (2.99%) Workflow
16 17 (2.67%) Capacity Planning
17 16 (2.52%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 134 (21.07%) SQL
2 89 (13.99%) C#
3 56 (8.81%) PowerShell
4 50 (7.86%) Java
5 40 (6.29%) JavaScript
6 38 (5.97%) C++
7 28 (4.40%) C
8 27 (4.25%) PHP
9 19 (2.99%) Python
10 16 (2.52%) Shell Script
11 15 (2.36%) Objective-C
12 12 (1.89%) Ruby
13 11 (1.73%) T-SQL
14 10 (1.57%) VB.NET
15 9 (1.42%) Apple Swift
16 7 (1.10%) Bash Shell
17 5 (0.79%) VB
18 4 (0.63%) XAML
19 3 (0.47%) VBScript
20 2 (0.31%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 90 (14.15%) Degree
2 84 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 67 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 62 (9.75%) SC Cleared
5 53 (8.33%) MCSE
6 37 (5.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 34 (5.35%) MCSA
8 32 (5.03%) MCP
9 31 (4.87%) Cisco Certification
10 26 (4.09%) CCNA
10 26 (4.09%) MCITP
11 17 (2.67%) MCTS
12 14 (2.20%) DV Cleared
13 13 (2.04%) PhD
14 12 (1.89%) CCNP
15 11 (1.73%) VCP5
16 9 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
17 6 (0.94%) CCEE
17 6 (0.94%) CCAA
17 6 (0.94%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (13.99%) SLA
2 9 (1.42%) WCAG
2 9 (1.42%) Section 508
3 6 (0.94%) ISO 9000
4 5 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.79%) HL7
5 4 (0.63%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.63%) DICOM
6 3 (0.47%) QA
7 2 (0.31%) COSO
7 2 (0.31%) COBIT
8 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.16%) JTAG
System Software
1 229 (36.01%) Active Directory
2 111 (17.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (13.21%) Hyper-V
4 33 (5.19%) XenApp
5 27 (4.25%) Forefront TMG
6 25 (3.93%) vSphere
7 22 (3.46%) VMware ESX
8 17 (2.67%) ISA Server
8 17 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (2.52%) UAG
10 13 (2.04%) XenDesktop
11 10 (1.57%) XenServer
12 9 (1.42%) NFS
13 8 (1.26%) Terminal Services
14 6 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 6 (0.94%) Xen
15 4 (0.63%) Samba
15 4 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
16 3 (0.47%) VMware Server
17 2 (0.31%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 37 (5.82%) SCCM
2 23 (3.62%) SCOM
3 18 (2.83%) Tivoli
4 13 (2.04%) Backup Exec
5 10 (1.57%) WSUS
6 9 (1.42%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 8 (1.26%) Puppet
8 7 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (1.10%) HP Data Protector
9 6 (0.94%) ARCserve
10 5 (0.79%) BladeLogic
10 5 (0.79%) Netcool
10 5 (0.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 5 (0.79%) SolarWinds Orion
10 5 (0.79%) Vagrant
11 4 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (0.63%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.63%) Nagios
11 4 (0.63%) NetBackup
11 4 (0.63%) WMI
Vendors
1 292 (45.91%) Microsoft
2 165 (25.94%) VMware
3 101 (15.88%) Cisco
4 92 (14.47%) Citrix
5 57 (8.96%) HP
6 53 (8.33%) Oracle
7 31 (4.87%) Symantec
8 18 (2.83%) SAP
9 17 (2.67%) IBM
10 16 (2.52%) Remedy
10 16 (2.52%) Red Hat
11 15 (2.36%) EMC
11 15 (2.36%) Intel
11 15 (2.36%) 3PAR
12 14 (2.20%) NetApp
12 14 (2.20%) Websense
12 14 (2.20%) Computacenter
13 13 (2.04%) Brocade
13 13 (2.04%) Juniper
13 13 (2.04%) Business Objects
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £42,000 to £60,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 28-35k
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35-45K + benefits + flexible workin
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + exc benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
TFM Networks
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Competitive package, commensurate to
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago