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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 342 391 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 14.42% 17.28% 19.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.77% 73.22% 67.36%
Number of salaries quoted 259 317 344
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
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
520 534 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.92% 23.60% 28.35%
Number of salaries quoted 410 435 517
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 1 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 1 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 0 203 £36,250 -3.33% 24
High Wycombe +1 75 £32,500 -17.72% 7
Marlow 0 11 £42,500 +70.00% 1
Aylesbury -4 8 £37,500 - 2
Princes Risborough - 5 £29,000 -
Amersham +5 2 £20,000 -48.38%
Buckingham +1 2 - -
Chesham -2 2 £32,750 +57.83%
Chalfont St Giles - 2 £35,000 -
Beaconsfield +5 1 £45,000 +56.52%
Iver +2 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Newport Pagnell -7 1 £55,000 +4.76%
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 303 (46.12%) Microsoft
2 238 (36.23%) Active Directory
3 180 (27.40%) VMware
4 170 (25.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 154 (23.44%) ITIL
6 151 (22.98%) SQL
6 151 (22.98%) MS Excel
7 147 (22.37%) MS Exchange
8 129 (19.63%) Linux
9 127 (19.33%) SQL Server
10 124 (18.87%) Cisco
11 118 (17.96%) VMware Infrastructure
12 111 (16.89%) MS Office
13 109 (16.59%) Hyper-V
14 106 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
15 105 (15.98%) Exchange Server 2010
15 105 (15.98%) SLA
15 105 (15.98%) Microsoft Certification
16 100 (15.22%) Windows 7
17 96 (14.61%) Windows Server 2003
18 95 (14.46%) Finance
19 90 (13.70%) C#
20 87 (13.24%) Citrix
20 87 (13.24%) Firewall
21 84 (12.79%) .NET
22 78 (11.87%) UNIX
22 78 (11.87%) Degree
23 76 (11.57%) SharePoint
24 72 (10.96%) Security Cleared
25 68 (10.35%) SC Cleared

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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
1 147 (22.37%) MS Exchange
2 105 (15.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 76 (11.57%) SharePoint
4 62 (9.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 52 (7.91%) IIS
6 44 (6.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 35 (5.33%) Lync
7 35 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 33 (5.02%) SharePoint 2013
9 32 (4.87%) Apache
10 29 (4.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 17 (2.59%) Tomcat
12 15 (2.28%) Office Communications Server
13 13 (1.98%) JBoss
14 10 (1.52%) CMS
15 9 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
15 9 (1.37%) WebSphere
16 8 (1.22%) Apache ServiceMix
17 7 (1.07%) Moodle
17 7 (1.07%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 151 (22.98%) MS Excel
2 111 (16.89%) MS Office
3 10 (1.52%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.07%) Photoshop
4 7 (1.07%) Adobe Captivate
4 7 (1.07%) PowerPivot
4 7 (1.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.30%) MFGPRO
2 2 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.15%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.15%) Agresso
3 1 (0.15%) Primavera
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 53 (8.07%) Office 365
2 13 (1.98%) SaaS
3 4 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.46%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.30%) IaaS
6 1 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 87 (13.24%) Firewall
2 59 (8.98%) DNS
3 53 (8.07%) TCP/IP
4 52 (7.91%) SAN
5 45 (6.85%) WAN
6 43 (6.54%) DHCP
7 41 (6.24%) LAN
8 36 (5.48%) VPN
9 22 (3.35%) Wireless
10 16 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (2.13%) VLAN
12 13 (1.98%) iSCSI
13 12 (1.83%) Fibre Channel
14 11 (1.67%) SNMP
14 11 (1.67%) VoIP
15 10 (1.52%) Cisco IOS
15 10 (1.52%) Network Security
16 9 (1.37%) Internet
17 8 (1.22%) MPLS
17 8 (1.22%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (19.33%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.09%) MySQL
3 37 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (1.67%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.46%) DB2
14 3 (0.46%) Relational Database
15 2 (0.30%) Oracle Database 12c
15 2 (0.30%) Hadoop
15 2 (0.30%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 38 (5.78%) Visual Studio
2 14 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 12 (1.83%) Subversion
4 10 (1.52%) NUnit
5 9 (1.37%) Jenkins
5 9 (1.37%) MSTest
6 8 (1.22%) Rhino Mocks
6 8 (1.22%) Moq
6 8 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (1.22%) Android Studio
6 8 (1.22%) Xcode
7 7 (1.07%) Dreamweaver
7 7 (1.07%) TeamCity
8 5 (0.76%) Apache Ivy
8 5 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (0.76%) JIRA
9 4 (0.61%) Introscope
9 4 (0.61%) JMeter
9 4 (0.61%) Trac
10 3 (0.46%) MSI
General
1 95 (14.46%) Finance
2 33 (5.02%) Retail
3 27 (4.11%) Law
4 23 (3.50%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.59%) Electronics
6 11 (1.67%) Banking
7 10 (1.52%) Legal
8 8 (1.22%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.07%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.07%) Marketing
10 6 (0.91%) Automotive
11 5 (0.76%) Games
12 3 (0.46%) Local Government
13 2 (0.30%) Advertising
13 2 (0.30%) Publishing
13 2 (0.30%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.15%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.15%) French Language
Job Titles
1 155 (23.59%) Analyst
2 74 (11.26%) Developer
3 58 (8.83%) Support Engineer
4 52 (7.91%) Support Analyst
5 46 (7.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 43 (6.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 41 (6.24%) Service Analyst
8 39 (5.94%) Service Desk Analyst
9 32 (4.87%) Software Engineer
10 31 (4.72%) IT Support
11 29 (4.41%) .NET Developer
12 28 (4.26%) Administrator
13 23 (3.50%) Technical Support
14 21 (3.20%) Consultant
15 19 (2.89%) C# Developer
16 18 (2.74%) 3rd Line Support
16 18 (2.74%) IT Support Engineer
17 17 (2.59%) Systems Administrator
17 17 (2.59%) Systems Engineer
18 16 (2.44%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (12.79%) .NET
2 39 (5.94%) ASP.NET
3 38 (5.78%) HTML
4 31 (4.72%) CSS
5 29 (4.41%) jQuery
6 28 (4.26%) WPF
7 27 (4.11%) WCF
8 26 (3.96%) HTML5
9 20 (3.04%) XML
10 18 (2.74%) Web Services
11 16 (2.44%) .NET Framework
11 16 (2.44%) Middleware
12 14 (2.13%) LAMP
12 14 (2.13%) WinForms
13 11 (1.67%) Ninject
13 11 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (1.22%) Spring.NET
14 8 (1.22%) Unity DI Container
14 8 (1.22%) Castle Windsor
15 7 (1.07%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 68 (10.35%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (7.31%) Computer Science
3 41 (6.24%) Clustering
3 41 (6.24%) Data Centre
4 40 (6.09%) Blackberry
5 29 (4.41%) Replication
6 28 (4.26%) Mathematics
7 26 (3.96%) Physics
8 25 (3.81%) Statistics
9 18 (2.74%) Client/Server
10 17 (2.59%) User Experience
11 16 (2.44%) Management Information System
12 14 (2.13%) Mobile App
13 11 (1.67%) EPoS
14 10 (1.52%) W3C
14 10 (1.52%) Inversion of Control
15 9 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
16 8 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
16 8 (1.22%) E-Learning
16 8 (1.22%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 170 (25.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 129 (19.63%) Linux
3 106 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 100 (15.22%) Windows 7
5 96 (14.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 78 (11.87%) UNIX
7 65 (9.89%) Windows XP
8 38 (5.78%) Windows 8
9 32 (4.87%) Android
10 21 (3.20%) Apple iOS
11 15 (2.28%) Windows Vista
12 14 (2.13%) AIX
13 11 (1.67%) Solaris
14 10 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
15 9 (1.37%) Mac OS X
16 7 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 6 (0.91%) CentOS
18 4 (0.61%) Windows Phone
18 4 (0.61%) Debian
18 4 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (23.44%) ITIL
2 58 (8.83%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (8.22%) Change Management
4 52 (7.91%) Incident Management
5 49 (7.46%) Mentoring
6 41 (6.24%) Software Engineering
7 40 (6.09%) Service Delivery
8 35 (5.33%) Migration
9 31 (4.72%) Time Management
10 30 (4.57%) Project Management
11 28 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
12 26 (3.96%) Scrum
13 22 (3.35%) Coaching
14 21 (3.20%) Root Cause Analysis
14 21 (3.20%) OO
15 20 (3.04%) Web Development
16 19 (2.89%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (2.74%) Workflow
18 17 (2.59%) ERP
18 17 (2.59%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 151 (22.98%) SQL
2 90 (13.70%) C#
3 56 (8.52%) PowerShell
4 40 (6.09%) JavaScript
5 36 (5.48%) Java
6 33 (5.02%) C++
7 24 (3.65%) PHP
8 23 (3.50%) C
9 20 (3.04%) T-SQL
10 18 (2.74%) Python
11 15 (2.28%) VB.NET
12 11 (1.67%) Shell Script
12 11 (1.67%) Ruby
13 10 (1.52%) Objective-C
14 8 (1.22%) Apple Swift
15 7 (1.07%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.07%) VB
16 5 (0.76%) Perl
17 4 (0.61%) VBScript
17 4 (0.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 105 (15.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 78 (11.87%) Degree
3 72 (10.96%) Security Cleared
4 68 (10.35%) SC Cleared
5 62 (9.44%) MCSE
6 43 (6.54%) MCSA
7 39 (5.94%) MCP
7 39 (5.94%) MCITP
8 34 (5.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 33 (5.02%) Cisco Certification
10 29 (4.41%) CCNA
11 22 (3.35%) MCTS
12 16 (2.44%) PhD
13 14 (2.13%) CCNP
13 14 (2.13%) DV Cleared
14 10 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (0.91%) A+ Certification
15 6 (0.91%) VCP5
16 4 (0.61%) CCIE
16 4 (0.61%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (15.98%) SLA
2 8 (1.22%) ISO 9000
2 8 (1.22%) WCAG
2 8 (1.22%) Section 508
3 7 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.76%) HL7
5 4 (0.61%) DICOM
5 4 (0.61%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.61%) QA
6 1 (0.15%) COBIT
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.15%) JTAG
6 1 (0.15%) COSO
System Software
1 238 (36.23%) Active Directory
2 118 (17.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 109 (16.59%) Hyper-V
4 32 (4.87%) Forefront TMG
5 23 (3.50%) XenApp
6 22 (3.35%) UAG
6 22 (3.35%) VMware ESXi
7 20 (3.04%) vSphere
7 20 (3.04%) ISA Server
8 16 (2.44%) VMware ESX
9 12 (1.83%) NFS
10 10 (1.52%) XenServer
11 7 (1.07%) XenDesktop
12 6 (0.91%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.61%) Xen
14 4 (0.61%) Samba
15 2 (0.30%) Firmware
15 2 (0.30%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 28 (4.26%) SCCM
2 15 (2.28%) SCOM
3 11 (1.67%) Backup Exec
4 10 (1.52%) WSUS
5 9 (1.37%) Tivoli
5 9 (1.37%) HP Data Protector
6 7 (1.07%) SolarWinds Orion
6 7 (1.07%) Nagios
7 6 (0.91%) ARCserve
7 6 (0.91%) Puppet
8 5 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.61%) WMI
9 4 (0.61%) BladeLogic
9 4 (0.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (0.61%) CA Wily
10 3 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.46%) HP SIM
10 3 (0.46%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 3 (0.46%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 303 (46.12%) Microsoft
2 180 (27.40%) VMware
3 124 (18.87%) Cisco
4 87 (13.24%) Citrix
5 60 (9.13%) HP
6 41 (6.24%) Oracle
7 34 (5.18%) Symantec
8 25 (3.81%) Computacenter
9 23 (3.50%) 3PAR
10 19 (2.89%) NetApp
11 18 (2.74%) Websense
11 18 (2.74%) EMC
11 18 (2.74%) Juniper
12 15 (2.28%) Remedy
12 15 (2.28%) Apple
12 15 (2.28%) Brocade
13 14 (2.13%) F5
14 13 (1.98%) SAP
15 11 (1.67%) Red Hat
15 11 (1.67%) McAfee
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Outsource UK
Salary: DOE + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment Midlands Ltd
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum Superb base, training and excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £18,000 to £25,000
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago