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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 347 366 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.13% 17.52% 17.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.48% 67.65% 67.32%
Number of salaries quoted 272 286 288
Average salary £32,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
522 541 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.76% 25.90% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 418 429 445
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £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 31 July 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 July 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 -1 184 £35,000 -7.89% 24
High Wycombe +3 92 £32,500 -13.33% 16
Aylesbury +12 16 £37,500 -3.22% 8
Marlow +5 10 £42,500 +97.67%
Princes Risborough - 5 £29,000 -
Chesham -3 3 £33,000 +32.00%
Amersham +3 2 £20,000 -60.00%
Chalfont St Giles - 2 £35,000 -
Iver 0 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Newport Pagnell -6 1 £55,000 +4.76%
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 286 (43.27%) Microsoft
2 242 (36.61%) Active Directory
3 173 (26.17%) VMware
4 171 (25.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 159 (24.05%) SQL
6 147 (22.24%) MS Excel
7 146 (22.09%) ITIL
8 141 (21.33%) MS Exchange
9 134 (20.27%) Linux
10 125 (18.91%) SQL Server
11 121 (18.31%) Cisco
12 115 (17.40%) Hyper-V
13 114 (17.25%) VMware Infrastructure
14 109 (16.49%) Microsoft Certification
15 107 (16.19%) MS Office
16 106 (16.04%) SLA
17 104 (15.73%) Windows 7
18 101 (15.28%) C#
19 100 (15.13%) Exchange Server 2010
19 100 (15.13%) Windows Server 2012
20 93 (14.07%) .NET
21 92 (13.92%) Finance
22 87 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
23 81 (12.25%) UNIX
24 76 (11.50%) Firewall
25 75 (11.35%) Citrix
26 73 (11.04%) Degree
27 69 (10.44%) Security Cleared
28 68 (10.29%) SharePoint
29 67 (10.14%) SC Cleared

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 141 (21.33%) MS Exchange
2 100 (15.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 68 (10.29%) SharePoint
4 55 (8.32%) Exchange Server 2007
5 54 (8.17%) IIS
6 44 (6.66%) Exchange Server 2013
7 32 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2003
8 31 (4.69%) Lync
9 30 (4.54%) Apache
10 27 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
11 25 (3.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 21 (3.18%) Tomcat
13 16 (2.42%) JBoss
14 15 (2.27%) Office Communications Server
15 11 (1.66%) WebSphere
16 9 (1.36%) IBM HTTP Server
17 8 (1.21%) WebLogic
18 7 (1.06%) CMS
19 5 (0.76%) nginx
19 5 (0.76%) Moodle
Applications
1 147 (22.24%) MS Excel
2 107 (16.19%) MS Office
3 8 (1.21%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.06%) PowerPivot
5 5 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.76%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.76%) Adobe Captivate
6 4 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.30%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.45%) MFGPRO
1 3 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.30%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.15%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 60 (9.08%) Office 365
2 7 (1.06%) SaaS
3 6 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.45%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.30%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 76 (11.50%) Firewall
2 65 (9.83%) DNS
3 54 (8.17%) SAN
4 51 (7.72%) TCP/IP
5 48 (7.26%) DHCP
6 39 (5.90%) WAN
7 38 (5.75%) LAN
8 36 (5.45%) VPN
9 21 (3.18%) Wireless
10 13 (1.97%) iSCSI
10 13 (1.97%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (1.82%) VLAN
11 12 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
11 12 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
11 12 (1.82%) SNMP
11 12 (1.82%) VoIP
12 10 (1.51%) Internet
12 10 (1.51%) Network Security
13 7 (1.06%) ATM
14 6 (0.91%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (18.91%) SQL Server
2 37 (5.60%) MySQL
2 37 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (4.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 22 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (1.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (1.36%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (0.91%) DB2
12 5 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (0.61%) PowerCenter
13 4 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.61%) BusinessObjects XI
14 3 (0.45%) Relational Database
14 3 (0.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 38 (5.75%) Visual Studio
2 14 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.66%) Jenkins
3 11 (1.66%) Git (software)
3 11 (1.66%) NUnit
4 10 (1.51%) MSTest
5 9 (1.36%) Rhino Mocks
5 9 (1.36%) Moq
5 9 (1.36%) TeamCity
5 9 (1.36%) Subversion
6 6 (0.91%) Xcode
6 6 (0.91%) Android Studio
7 5 (0.76%) Apache Ivy
7 5 (0.76%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (0.61%) Introscope
9 3 (0.45%) InstallShield
9 3 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (0.45%) Selenium
10 2 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 92 (13.92%) Finance
2 39 (5.90%) Retail
3 31 (4.69%) Law
4 21 (3.18%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.72%) Electronics
6 11 (1.66%) Legal
7 10 (1.51%) Banking
8 9 (1.36%) Games
9 8 (1.21%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.06%) Automotive
10 7 (1.06%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.06%) Marketing
11 6 (0.91%) French Language
11 6 (0.91%) German Language
12 4 (0.61%) Local Government
13 3 (0.45%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.45%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.30%) Advertising
14 2 (0.30%) Publishing
14 2 (0.30%) Hindi Language
Job Titles
1 168 (25.42%) Analyst
2 84 (12.71%) Developer
3 64 (9.68%) Support Analyst
4 59 (8.93%) Support Engineer
5 47 (7.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 44 (6.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 38 (5.75%) Service Analyst
8 36 (5.45%) Service Desk Analyst
9 35 (5.30%) IT Support
10 33 (4.99%) Software Engineer
11 31 (4.69%) .NET Developer
12 28 (4.24%) Administrator
13 26 (3.93%) Technical Support
14 22 (3.33%) C# Developer
15 20 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
16 19 (2.87%) Systems Engineer
16 19 (2.87%) Software Developer
16 19 (2.87%) IT Support Engineer
17 18 (2.72%) 1st Line Support
18 17 (2.57%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (14.07%) .NET
2 37 (5.60%) HTML
3 35 (5.30%) ASP.NET
4 34 (5.14%) WPF
5 33 (4.99%) jQuery
6 28 (4.24%) CSS
6 28 (4.24%) WCF
7 22 (3.33%) HTML5
8 20 (3.03%) WinForms
8 20 (3.03%) Web Services
9 19 (2.87%) XML
10 16 (2.42%) Middleware
11 13 (1.97%) .NET Framework
11 13 (1.97%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (1.82%) Ninject
13 9 (1.36%) Castle Windsor
13 9 (1.36%) Spring.NET
13 9 (1.36%) Silverlight
13 9 (1.36%) Unity DI Container
13 9 (1.36%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (9.98%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (7.56%) Computer Science
3 44 (6.66%) Clustering
4 37 (5.60%) Blackberry
5 35 (5.30%) Mathematics
5 35 (5.30%) Data Centre
6 32 (4.84%) Physics
7 31 (4.69%) Replication
8 28 (4.24%) Statistics
9 17 (2.57%) Client/Server
9 17 (2.57%) EPoS
10 15 (2.27%) User Experience
11 13 (1.97%) Artificial Intelligence
12 12 (1.82%) Mobile App
12 12 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (1.66%) Inversion of Control
13 11 (1.66%) Management Information System
14 9 (1.36%) Enterprise Storage
15 8 (1.21%) W3C
16 7 (1.06%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 171 (25.87%) Windows Server 2008
2 134 (20.27%) Linux
3 104 (15.73%) Windows 7
4 100 (15.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 87 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 81 (12.25%) UNIX
7 58 (8.77%) Windows XP
8 39 (5.90%) Windows 8
9 27 (4.08%) Android
10 17 (2.57%) AIX
11 16 (2.42%) Apple iOS
12 15 (2.27%) Windows Vista
13 11 (1.66%) Windows Mobile
14 10 (1.51%) OS/400
15 9 (1.36%) Mac OS X
16 7 (1.06%) Solaris
17 5 (0.76%) CentOS
18 4 (0.61%) Windows Phone
19 3 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 3 (0.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (22.09%) ITIL
2 61 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (8.17%) Change Management
4 45 (6.81%) Incident Management
4 45 (6.81%) Mentoring
5 42 (6.35%) Software Engineering
6 37 (5.60%) Migration
7 32 (4.84%) Service Delivery
7 32 (4.84%) Project Management
8 28 (4.24%) Scrum
9 26 (3.93%) Time Management
10 24 (3.63%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
11 22 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
12 21 (3.18%) TDD
13 20 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
13 20 (3.03%) Coaching
14 19 (2.87%) MVC
15 18 (2.72%) Disaster Recovery
15 18 (2.72%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 159 (24.05%) SQL
2 101 (15.28%) C#
3 56 (8.47%) PowerShell
4 48 (7.26%) JavaScript
5 35 (5.30%) C++
5 35 (5.30%) Java
6 28 (4.24%) T-SQL
7 21 (3.18%) C
8 18 (2.72%) VB.NET
8 18 (2.72%) PHP
9 17 (2.57%) Python
10 13 (1.97%) Shell Script
11 10 (1.51%) Bash Shell
12 9 (1.36%) VB
12 9 (1.36%) Perl
13 8 (1.21%) Ruby
14 7 (1.06%) Objective-C
15 6 (0.91%) Apple Swift
16 5 (0.76%) VB6
17 3 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 109 (16.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 73 (11.04%) Degree
3 69 (10.44%) Security Cleared
4 67 (10.14%) SC Cleared
5 63 (9.53%) MCSE
6 45 (6.81%) MCSA
7 44 (6.66%) MCITP
8 36 (5.45%) MCP
9 35 (5.30%) Cisco Certification
10 33 (4.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 30 (4.54%) CCNA
12 21 (3.18%) MCTS
13 19 (2.87%) PhD
14 18 (2.72%) CCNP
15 12 (1.82%) DV Cleared
16 10 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
17 7 (1.06%) A+ Certification
18 4 (0.61%) MCDST
18 4 (0.61%) CCIE
19 3 (0.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (16.04%) SLA
2 8 (1.21%) ISO 9000
3 7 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.91%) WCAG
4 6 (0.91%) Section 508
5 4 (0.61%) QA
5 4 (0.61%) HL7
6 3 (0.45%) DICOM
7 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.15%) JTAG
7 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 242 (36.61%) Active Directory
2 115 (17.40%) Hyper-V
3 114 (17.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (5.14%) Forefront TMG
5 24 (3.63%) UAG
6 22 (3.33%) ISA Server
7 21 (3.18%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (1.82%) NFS
8 12 (1.82%) XenApp
9 11 (1.66%) vSphere
10 8 (1.21%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.91%) XenServer
12 4 (0.61%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.61%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.45%) Samba
14 2 (0.30%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
15 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (3.63%) SCCM
2 11 (1.66%) SCOM
3 10 (1.51%) HP Data Protector
3 10 (1.51%) Backup Exec
4 9 (1.36%) Nagios
4 9 (1.36%) SolarWinds Orion
5 7 (1.06%) WSUS
6 5 (0.76%) ARCserve
6 5 (0.76%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.61%) CA Wily
7 4 (0.61%) HP SIM
7 4 (0.61%) Puppet
7 4 (0.61%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 3 (0.45%) WMI
8 3 (0.45%) BladeLogic
8 3 (0.45%) Opsview
8 3 (0.45%) vMotion
Vendors
1 286 (43.27%) Microsoft
2 173 (26.17%) VMware
3 121 (18.31%) Cisco
4 75 (11.35%) Citrix
5 56 (8.47%) HP
6 39 (5.90%) Oracle
7 35 (5.30%) Symantec
8 26 (3.93%) Computacenter
9 25 (3.78%) 3PAR
10 20 (3.03%) Websense
11 19 (2.87%) EMC
12 18 (2.72%) Juniper
12 18 (2.72%) NetApp
13 17 (2.57%) Apple
14 16 (2.42%) Brocade
15 15 (2.27%) Remedy
15 15 (2.27%) Avaya
16 13 (1.97%) SAP
16 13 (1.97%) F5
17 10 (1.51%) McAfee
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22500 per annum + £2500 on call + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £30000 per annum + Shift Allowance + on call + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: Up to £35,000 depending on experince
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Talent Crew
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CHM Recruit
Salary: From £20,253 to £22,212 per annum Scale 5, range 22-25
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Resourcing Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum up to £40k plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Profit share
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £20000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Full company bens
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago