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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 347 338 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 19.42% 18.64% 19.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.94% 74.78% 65.59%
Number of salaries quoted 252 259 332
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,450 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
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
451 452 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.24% 24.93% 29.47%
Number of salaries quoted 340 347 522
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £23,339
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +9 249 £35,000 -12.50% 29
High Wycombe -1 49 £26,250 -18.60% 10
Marlow +2 18 £45,000 +104.54%
Buckingham - 8 £25,750 -
Aylesbury -12 4 £40,000 +77.77% 4
Beaconsfield +8 2 £56,250 +50.00%
Iver - 2 £45,000 -
Newport Pagnell - 1 £27,500 -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 304 (45.24%) Microsoft
2 221 (32.89%) Active Directory
3 188 (27.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 167 (24.85%) SQL Server
5 166 (24.70%) SQL
6 156 (23.21%) VMware
7 154 (22.92%) ITIL
8 148 (22.02%) Linux
9 145 (21.58%) MS Excel
10 136 (20.24%) UNIX
11 132 (19.64%) MS Exchange
12 116 (17.26%) Windows Server 2003
13 115 (17.11%) Windows Server 2012
14 102 (15.18%) VMware Infrastructure
14 102 (15.18%) Citrix
15 100 (14.88%) Windows 7
16 95 (14.14%) Firewall
17 92 (13.69%) Degree
18 88 (13.10%) Exchange Server 2010
18 88 (13.10%) MS Office
19 86 (12.80%) Windows XP
20 83 (12.35%) SLA
21 78 (11.61%) Microsoft Certification
22 75 (11.16%) .NET
23 73 (10.86%) Exchange Server 2007
24 71 (10.57%) Finance
25 66 (9.82%) Oracle
25 66 (9.82%) Cisco
26 65 (9.67%) HTML
26 65 (9.67%) Java

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 132 (19.64%) MS Exchange
2 88 (13.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 73 (10.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 53 (7.89%) SharePoint
5 49 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 35 (5.21%) Lync
7 30 (4.46%) IIS
8 28 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 28 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 24 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
10 21 (3.13%) SAS
11 16 (2.38%) Apache
11 16 (2.38%) CMS
12 11 (1.64%) IBM Notes
13 9 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (1.34%) Oracle Application Server
13 9 (1.34%) SharePoint Server
13 9 (1.34%) Oracle 10gAS
14 8 (1.19%) Office Communications Server
15 7 (1.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 145 (21.58%) MS Excel
2 88 (13.10%) MS Office
3 7 (1.04%) SPSS
4 5 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.60%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.60%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.45%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (0.45%) Agresso
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.30%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.30%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.87%) Office 365
2 13 (1.93%) SaaS
3 7 (1.04%) IaaS
4 6 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (14.14%) Firewall
2 64 (9.52%) SAN
3 44 (6.55%) TCP/IP
4 37 (5.51%) WAN
5 36 (5.36%) DNS
6 34 (5.06%) LAN
7 31 (4.61%) DHCP
8 23 (3.42%) VoIP
8 23 (3.42%) VPN
9 21 (3.13%) NAS
10 20 (2.98%) Wireless
11 17 (2.53%) iSCSI
12 16 (2.38%) Network Security
13 14 (2.08%) NetScaler
14 11 (1.64%) MPLS
14 11 (1.64%) VLAN
15 10 (1.49%) Internet
16 8 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
16 8 (1.19%) SSL
17 7 (1.04%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (24.85%) SQL Server
2 45 (6.70%) MySQL
2 45 (6.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (4.32%) Relational Database
4 27 (4.02%) Oracle Database
5 18 (2.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (2.53%) BusinessObjects
7 16 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (2.23%) Oracle Database 10g
8 15 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (1.79%) RDBMS
11 10 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (1.49%) DB2
12 9 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (1.34%) Oracle Discoverer
12 9 (1.34%) PowerCenter
12 9 (1.34%) BusinessObjects XI
13 8 (1.19%) SQL Server 2000
14 7 (1.04%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 19 (2.83%) Visual Studio
1 19 (2.83%) Oracle Forms
2 14 (2.08%) NUnit
3 13 (1.93%) MSTest
4 10 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (1.49%) Subversion
5 9 (1.34%) PVCS
5 9 (1.34%) JDeveloper
5 9 (1.34%) Toad
5 9 (1.34%) TestDirector
5 9 (1.34%) JMeter
5 9 (1.34%) Rhino Mocks
5 9 (1.34%) Moq
6 6 (0.89%) JIRA
7 5 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (0.74%) Trac
7 5 (0.74%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.60%) Hudson
8 4 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (0.60%) Jenkins
General
1 71 (10.57%) Finance
2 39 (5.80%) Retail
3 18 (2.68%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.53%) Banking
5 12 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.19%) German Language
7 7 (1.04%) Games
7 7 (1.04%) French Language
7 7 (1.04%) Spanish Language
8 4 (0.60%) Italian Language
8 4 (0.60%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.45%) Automotive
9 3 (0.45%) Legal
10 2 (0.30%) Marketing
10 2 (0.30%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.30%) Electronics
11 1 (0.15%) Military
11 1 (0.15%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 147 (21.88%) Analyst
2 81 (12.05%) Developer
3 70 (10.42%) Support Analyst
4 68 (10.12%) Support Engineer
5 52 (7.74%) Consultant
6 43 (6.40%) Service Analyst
7 42 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
8 41 (6.10%) Administrator
9 33 (4.91%) 2nd Line Support
10 29 (4.32%) Applications Support
11 27 (4.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 25 (3.72%) 3rd Line Support
12 25 (3.72%) 1st Line Support
13 23 (3.42%) Software Developer
13 23 (3.42%) Technical Support
14 22 (3.27%) Infrastructure Manager
15 21 (3.13%) IT Support
15 21 (3.13%) Software Engineer
16 20 (2.98%) Systems Engineer
16 20 (2.98%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (11.16%) .NET
2 65 (9.67%) HTML
3 53 (7.89%) ASP.NET
4 40 (5.95%) CSS
5 34 (5.06%) jQuery
6 27 (4.02%) WCF
7 23 (3.42%) WPF
8 22 (3.27%) HTML5
9 20 (2.98%) WinForms
10 19 (2.83%) Web Services
11 17 (2.53%) .NET Framework
12 16 (2.38%) XML
13 14 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (1.79%) LAMP
15 10 (1.49%) Ajax
16 9 (1.34%) Oracle ADF
16 9 (1.34%) SAP XI
16 9 (1.34%) Unity DI Container
16 9 (1.34%) Silverlight
16 9 (1.34%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 60 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (7.29%) Computer Science
3 36 (5.36%) Blackberry
4 32 (4.76%) Clustering
5 24 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 20 (2.98%) Mainframe
7 15 (2.23%) Mathematics
8 12 (1.79%) Physics
9 10 (1.49%) Replication
9 10 (1.49%) EPoS
10 9 (1.34%) Tandem
10 9 (1.34%) Inversion of Control
11 8 (1.19%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.19%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.89%) EqualLogic
12 6 (0.89%) User Experience
13 5 (0.74%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.74%) iPhone
14 4 (0.60%) CMDB
14 4 (0.60%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 188 (27.98%) Windows Server 2008
2 148 (22.02%) Linux
3 136 (20.24%) UNIX
4 116 (17.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 115 (17.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 100 (14.88%) Windows 7
7 86 (12.80%) Windows XP
8 30 (4.46%) Windows 8
9 23 (3.42%) Android
10 22 (3.27%) Solaris
11 17 (2.53%) Apple iOS
12 16 (2.38%) Windows Vista
13 12 (1.79%) AIX
14 10 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (1.19%) Windows 2000 Server
16 7 (1.04%) HPUX
16 7 (1.04%) Windows 2000
16 7 (1.04%) Mac OS
17 6 (0.89%) Windows NT
18 5 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (22.92%) ITIL
2 60 (8.93%) Change Management
3 46 (6.85%) Mentoring
4 41 (6.10%) Incident Management
5 39 (5.80%) Migration
6 37 (5.51%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (5.36%) Service Delivery
8 35 (5.21%) Time Management
9 31 (4.61%) Disaster Recovery
10 29 (4.32%) Project Management
11 28 (4.17%) OO
12 25 (3.72%) PRINCE2
12 25 (3.72%) Data Analysis
13 24 (3.57%) Software Engineering
14 22 (3.27%) Scrum
15 21 (3.13%) MVC
15 21 (3.13%) CRM
16 19 (2.83%) Problem Management
16 19 (2.83%) Performance Tuning
17 16 (2.38%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 166 (24.70%) SQL
2 65 (9.67%) Java
3 56 (8.33%) C#
4 52 (7.74%) JavaScript
5 42 (6.25%) PowerShell
6 36 (5.36%) C++
7 25 (3.72%) PHP
7 25 (3.72%) C
8 23 (3.42%) T-SQL
9 21 (3.13%) Shell Script
10 20 (2.98%) VB.NET
11 17 (2.53%) Python
12 16 (2.38%) VB
13 12 (1.79%) PL/SQL
14 11 (1.64%) VBScript
15 10 (1.49%) Objective-C
16 8 (1.19%) ABAP
17 5 (0.74%) Perl
17 5 (0.74%) Ruby
18 3 (0.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 92 (13.69%) Degree
2 78 (11.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 46 (6.85%) MCSE
5 40 (5.95%) SC Cleared
6 38 (5.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 28 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
8 26 (3.87%) MCP
9 24 (3.57%) MCSA
10 21 (3.13%) CCNA
11 20 (2.98%) MCITP
12 19 (2.83%) CCA
12 19 (2.83%) Citrix Certification
13 18 (2.68%) VCP5
14 14 (2.08%) CCNP
15 13 (1.93%) CCEE
15 13 (1.93%) CCAA
16 12 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
17 8 (1.19%) VCAP
17 8 (1.19%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (12.35%) SLA
2 4 (0.60%) QA
3 3 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.45%) Section 508
3 3 (0.45%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.45%) WCAG
3 3 (0.45%) HL7
3 3 (0.45%) DICOM
4 2 (0.30%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.30%) COBIT
4 2 (0.30%) COSO
4 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 221 (32.89%) Active Directory
2 102 (15.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 52 (7.74%) XenApp
5 40 (5.95%) vSphere
6 31 (4.61%) XenDesktop
7 22 (3.27%) VMware ESX
8 14 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (1.79%) ISA Server
10 11 (1.64%) Terminal Services
10 11 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (1.64%) Forefront TMG
11 10 (1.49%) XenServer
12 8 (1.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 7 (1.04%) Firmware
13 7 (1.04%) Xen
13 7 (1.04%) vCloud
14 4 (0.60%) UAG
14 4 (0.60%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.15%) NFS
Systems Management
1 46 (6.85%) SCOM
2 36 (5.36%) Tivoli
3 33 (4.91%) SCCM
4 24 (3.57%) Netcool
5 17 (2.53%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 17 (2.53%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 15 (2.23%) Backup Exec
7 12 (1.79%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 10 (1.49%) BladeLogic
9 9 (1.34%) WSUS
9 9 (1.34%) SCVMM
10 7 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 6 (0.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 6 (0.89%) SCSM
12 5 (0.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 5 (0.74%) Vagrant
12 5 (0.74%) Puppet
13 4 (0.60%) Windows Intune
13 4 (0.60%) SCDPM
13 4 (0.60%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 304 (45.24%) Microsoft
2 156 (23.21%) VMware
3 102 (15.18%) Citrix
4 66 (9.82%) Oracle
4 66 (9.82%) Cisco
5 53 (7.89%) HP
6 37 (5.51%) IBM
7 29 (4.32%) SAP
8 26 (3.87%) Business Objects
9 24 (3.57%) Remedy
10 20 (2.98%) Intel
11 19 (2.83%) Symantec
12 18 (2.68%) Dell
13 14 (2.08%) Red Hat
14 11 (1.64%) Lotus
14 11 (1.64%) AppSense
15 9 (1.34%) Cognos
15 9 (1.34%) Juniper
15 9 (1.34%) Informatica
15 9 (1.34%) Serena
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Profit share
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
set2recruit
Salary: £18000 - £25000 Per Annum bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £28000.00 - £31000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £29000.00 - £39000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Leica Geosystems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Salary: From £29,088 to £32,986 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago