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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 306 325 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.33% 17.27% 18.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.70% 75.58% 71.46%
Number of salaries quoted 253 274 304
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,600 £45,500
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
488 430 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.45% 22.85% 25.33%
Number of salaries quoted 416 374 422
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 September 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 22 September 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 -5 156 £31,000 -20.51% 27
High Wycombe +5 58 £27,500 -21.42% 3
Marlow -4 14 £32,500 -4.41%
Aylesbury -14 9 £33,750 +15.08% 4
Buckingham +1 7 £24,000 +1.58% 1
Beaconsfield -7 6 £27,500 -38.88%
Chesham +3 5 £27,500 +14.58%
Amersham +3 4 £41,000 +50.45% 1
Bletchley -1 1 £17,260 -42.46%
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 345 (49.78%) Microsoft
2 245 (35.35%) SQL
3 236 (34.05%) SQL Server
4 229 (33.04%) Active Directory
5 208 (30.01%) MS Excel
6 204 (29.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 183 (26.41%) VMware
8 176 (25.40%) MS Exchange
9 135 (19.48%) Linux
10 132 (19.05%) .NET
10 132 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 126 (18.18%) ITIL
11 126 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
12 116 (16.74%) Exchange Server 2010
13 114 (16.45%) C#
14 108 (15.58%) Microsoft Certification
14 108 (15.58%) UNIX
15 100 (14.43%) Citrix
16 99 (14.29%) Windows 7
17 95 (13.71%) Windows Server 2012
17 95 (13.71%) MS Office
18 90 (12.99%) Degree
18 90 (12.99%) Exchange Server 2007
19 87 (12.55%) HTML
20 85 (12.27%) Finance
21 79 (11.40%) Windows XP
21 79 (11.40%) Hyper-V
22 78 (11.26%) Oracle
23 74 (10.68%) XenApp
24 71 (10.25%) JavaScript

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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
1 176 (25.40%) MS Exchange
2 116 (16.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 90 (12.99%) Exchange Server 2007
4 55 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 54 (7.79%) SharePoint
6 53 (7.65%) IIS
6 53 (7.65%) Exchange Server 2003
6 53 (7.65%) Lync
7 22 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 17 (2.45%) SAS
9 15 (2.16%) Apache
10 13 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
11 11 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2000
12 9 (1.30%) Oracle Application Server
12 9 (1.30%) Oracle 10gAS
13 8 (1.15%) Office Communications Server
13 8 (1.15%) OpenStack
14 7 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (0.72%) IBM Notes
15 5 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 208 (30.01%) MS Excel
2 95 (13.71%) MS Office
3 14 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.15%) SPSS
5 3 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.29%) MS Project
7 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.43%) Summit
3 2 (0.29%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.29%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 41 (5.92%) Office 365
2 6 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.43%) SaaS
3 3 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.29%) IaaS
5 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (9.24%) Firewall
2 59 (8.51%) SAN
3 42 (6.06%) DNS
4 38 (5.48%) DHCP
5 34 (4.91%) TCP/IP
6 29 (4.18%) LAN
7 26 (3.75%) VPN
8 25 (3.61%) WAN
8 25 (3.61%) VLAN
9 24 (3.46%) Internet
10 21 (3.03%) Wireless
11 17 (2.45%) HTTP
12 15 (2.16%) VoIP
12 15 (2.16%) Cisco IPT
13 14 (2.02%) IP Telephony
13 14 (2.02%) ADSL
14 11 (1.59%) NAS
15 8 (1.15%) Network Security
15 8 (1.15%) Unified Communications
16 7 (1.01%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (34.05%) SQL Server
2 40 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (5.19%) Relational Database
4 32 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (4.33%) Oracle Database
6 28 (4.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 22 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
8 20 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (2.89%) MySQL
9 19 (2.74%) RDBMS
9 19 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (2.16%) SQL Server 2000
11 12 (1.73%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (1.30%) Oracle Discoverer
13 8 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
14 7 (1.01%) DB2
15 5 (0.72%) Informix
15 5 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
17 2 (0.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 37 (5.34%) Visual Studio
2 25 (3.61%) NUnit
3 17 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (1.30%) TestDirector
4 9 (1.30%) PVCS
4 9 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (1.30%) JDeveloper
4 9 (1.30%) Toad
5 7 (1.01%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (0.87%) Selenium
6 6 (0.87%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (0.87%) Moq
6 6 (0.87%) MSTest
6 6 (0.87%) JMeter
7 5 (0.72%) WebDriver
8 4 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (0.58%) Subversion
8 4 (0.58%) Ant
9 3 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (0.43%) Eclipse
General
1 85 (12.27%) Finance
2 39 (5.63%) Retail
3 19 (2.74%) Telecoms
4 12 (1.73%) Manufacturing
5 11 (1.59%) Legal
6 7 (1.01%) Financial Institution
7 6 (0.87%) Marketing
8 5 (0.72%) Banking
9 4 (0.58%) Games
10 3 (0.43%) Electronics
10 3 (0.43%) Military
11 2 (0.29%) French Language
11 2 (0.29%) German Language
11 2 (0.29%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.14%) Billing
12 1 (0.14%) Local Government
12 1 (0.14%) Back Office
12 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 138 (19.91%) Analyst
2 109 (15.73%) Developer
3 85 (12.27%) Support Analyst
4 75 (10.82%) Support Engineer
5 70 (10.10%) Consultant
6 65 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
7 51 (7.36%) .NET Developer
8 47 (6.78%) Applications Support
9 39 (5.63%) IT Support
10 30 (4.33%) 3rd Line Support
11 26 (3.75%) Architect
12 25 (3.61%) Technical Consultant
13 24 (3.46%) Administrator
14 23 (3.32%) Team Leader
15 21 (3.03%) Software Developer
15 21 (3.03%) Applications Support Analyst
15 21 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 21 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
16 20 (2.89%) DBA
16 20 (2.89%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (19.05%) .NET
2 87 (12.55%) HTML
3 68 (9.81%) ASP.NET
4 51 (7.36%) CSS
5 46 (6.64%) XML
6 45 (6.49%) WPF
7 38 (5.48%) WCF
8 36 (5.19%) WinForms
9 32 (4.62%) Ajax
9 32 (4.62%) jQuery
10 30 (4.33%) Web Services
11 25 (3.61%) JSON
12 10 (1.44%) XHTML
12 10 (1.44%) J2EE
13 9 (1.30%) Oracle ADF
14 8 (1.15%) Ext JS
14 8 (1.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 7 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC
16 6 (0.87%) .NET Framework
16 6 (0.87%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 55 (7.94%) Computer Science
2 43 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (5.19%) Clustering
4 31 (4.47%) Blackberry
5 29 (4.18%) EPoS
6 26 (3.75%) Management Information System
7 13 (1.88%) Firmware
8 11 (1.59%) EqualLogic
9 9 (1.30%) Blog
10 8 (1.15%) Mathematics
10 8 (1.15%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.15%) Mainframe
11 6 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
11 6 (0.87%) User Experience
11 6 (0.87%) Statistics
12 5 (0.72%) Replication
12 5 (0.72%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.58%) Physics
13 4 (0.58%) iPhone
13 4 (0.58%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 204 (29.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 135 (19.48%) Linux
3 126 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 108 (15.58%) UNIX
5 99 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 95 (13.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 79 (11.40%) Windows XP
8 30 (4.33%) Solaris
9 23 (3.32%) Windows 8
10 20 (2.89%) Android
11 16 (2.31%) AIX
12 11 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
13 8 (1.15%) Apple iOS
14 6 (0.87%) Windows Vista
14 6 (0.87%) CentOS
15 5 (0.72%) Windows NT
16 4 (0.58%) HPUX
16 4 (0.58%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.58%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (18.18%) ITIL
2 59 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (7.22%) Mentoring
4 37 (5.34%) PRINCE2
5 33 (4.76%) Project Management
6 32 (4.62%) CRM
7 27 (3.90%) Service Delivery
8 25 (3.61%) OO
8 25 (3.61%) Migration
9 23 (3.32%) Disaster Recovery
10 22 (3.17%) TDD
11 20 (2.89%) Incident Management
11 20 (2.89%) Service Management
12 19 (2.74%) Web Development
12 19 (2.74%) Software Engineering
12 19 (2.74%) High Availability
12 19 (2.74%) Waterfall
12 19 (2.74%) Line Management
13 18 (2.60%) Root Cause Analysis
13 18 (2.60%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 245 (35.35%) SQL
2 114 (16.45%) C#
3 71 (10.25%) JavaScript
4 68 (9.81%) Java
5 59 (8.51%) T-SQL
6 35 (5.05%) VB.NET
6 35 (5.05%) PowerShell
7 34 (4.91%) C++
8 18 (2.60%) PL/SQL
8 18 (2.60%) VBScript
9 16 (2.31%) VB
9 16 (2.31%) C
10 10 (1.44%) Python
11 7 (1.01%) Perl
11 7 (1.01%) PHP
12 4 (0.58%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.29%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.29%) VC++
13 2 (0.29%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.14%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 108 (15.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 90 (12.99%) Degree
3 70 (10.10%) MCSE
4 52 (7.50%) Security Cleared
5 49 (7.07%) MCITP
6 44 (6.35%) SC Cleared
7 40 (5.77%) MCP
8 32 (4.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 29 (4.18%) MCSA
10 24 (3.46%) MCTS
11 19 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (2.02%) CCNA
13 11 (1.59%) MCAD
13 11 (1.59%) MCSD
14 9 (1.30%) CCNP
14 9 (1.30%) ISEB
15 8 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 8 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (1.01%) NCDA
16 7 (1.01%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (7.65%) SLA
2 5 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (0.72%) QA
3 3 (0.43%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.14%) COSO
5 1 (0.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 229 (33.04%) Active Directory
2 132 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (11.40%) Hyper-V
4 74 (10.68%) XenApp
5 39 (5.63%) VMware ESXi
6 37 (5.34%) XenDesktop
7 36 (5.19%) vSphere
8 33 (4.76%) VMware ESX
9 20 (2.89%) Forefront TMG
10 12 (1.73%) VMware Server
11 10 (1.44%) XenServer
11 10 (1.44%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 8 (1.15%) vCloud
13 6 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
13 6 (0.87%) UAG
13 6 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
14 5 (0.72%) Terminal Services
15 4 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 4 (0.58%) KVM
Systems Management
1 22 (3.17%) SCCM
2 18 (2.60%) Backup Exec
3 11 (1.59%) NetBackup
4 10 (1.44%) SCOM
4 10 (1.44%) SCVMM
5 6 (0.87%) Data Guard
6 4 (0.58%) WSUS
6 4 (0.58%) SCDPM
7 3 (0.43%) ARCserve
7 3 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.43%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (0.43%) SCSM
8 2 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.29%) CA Wily
8 2 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.29%) Legato
9 1 (0.14%) OpenView
9 1 (0.14%) Netcool
9 1 (0.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 345 (49.78%) Microsoft
2 183 (26.41%) VMware
3 100 (14.43%) Citrix
4 78 (11.26%) Oracle
5 70 (10.10%) Cisco
6 49 (7.07%) HP
7 28 (4.04%) Dell
7 28 (4.04%) Veeam
8 26 (3.75%) Symantec
9 25 (3.61%) NetApp
10 22 (3.17%) WatchGuard
11 20 (2.89%) Sybase
12 18 (2.60%) EMC
13 13 (1.88%) IBM
13 13 (1.88%) NetIQ
14 12 (1.73%) Cognos
15 11 (1.59%) Retalix
15 11 (1.59%) Sencha
16 10 (1.44%) Remedy
16 10 (1.44%) Apple
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £28k - 30k per year + Commission / Car / Pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £38000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
SAI Global
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Profit share
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
set2recruit
Salary: £18000 - £25000 Per Annum bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £34500.00 per annum + 3,750pa On-Call + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Profit share
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £28000 per annum + onsite parking pension plus more!
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cognita Schools
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago