The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 53 39 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 20.54% 16.60% 14.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.67% 58.21% 59.72%
Number of salaries quoted 45 32 36
Average salary £28,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,600 £20,375
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £49,750 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Windows
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Operating Systems Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
75 67 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 29.07% 28.51% 23.76%
Number of salaries quoted 66 58 64
Average salary £27,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Windows
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the High Wycombe region.

Windows Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Windows
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 47 (42.73%) Microsoft
2 39 (35.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (34.55%) SQL
4 35 (31.82%) MS Exchange
5 34 (30.91%) VMware
6 32 (29.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 32 (29.09%) MS Excel
7 31 (28.18%) Active Directory
8 29 (26.36%) MCSE
9 27 (24.55%) SQL Server
9 27 (24.55%) Hyper-V
9 27 (24.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 26 (23.64%) MCITP
11 20 (18.18%) Linux
11 20 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
12 18 (16.36%) EPoS
12 18 (16.36%) Windows XP
13 17 (15.45%) VPN
13 17 (15.45%) Lync
13 17 (15.45%) Exchange Server 2013
14 16 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2007
14 16 (14.55%) SharePoint
15 15 (13.64%) HTML
15 15 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
15 15 (13.64%) Retail
15 15 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (12.73%) Windows 7
16 14 (12.73%) JavaScript
16 14 (12.73%) .NET
17 13 (11.82%) Office 365

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 35 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 20 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (15.45%) Lync
3 17 (15.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (14.55%) SharePoint
5 9 (8.18%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (6.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (6.36%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (2.73%) CMS
9 2 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.82%) IIS
10 1 (0.91%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 32 (29.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.82%) Office 365
2 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.45%) VPN
2 12 (10.91%) SAN
2 12 (10.91%) TCP/IP
3 11 (10.00%) Firewall
4 8 (7.27%) ADSL
5 4 (3.64%) Unified Communications
5 4 (3.64%) LAN
5 4 (3.64%) PBX
6 3 (2.73%) DNS
6 3 (2.73%) WAN
6 3 (2.73%) DHCP
7 2 (1.82%) VLAN
7 2 (1.82%) Internet
8 1 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.91%) Wireless
8 1 (0.91%) MPLS
8 1 (0.91%) VoIP
8 1 (0.91%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.91%) NAS
8 1 (0.91%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.55%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.36%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (6.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (6.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.55%) MySQL
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (6.36%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.73%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (2.73%) FishEye
3 1 (0.91%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.91%) Selenium
General
1 15 (13.64%) Retail
2 6 (5.45%) Finance
3 2 (1.82%) Banking
3 2 (1.82%) Marketing
4 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (20.00%) Consultant
2 18 (16.36%) Support Engineer
3 13 (11.82%) Analyst
3 13 (11.82%) IT Support
4 12 (10.91%) 1st Line Support
4 12 (10.91%) Senior Consultant
5 10 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
6 9 (8.18%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (8.18%) Architect
7 8 (7.27%) Support Analyst
8 7 (6.36%) Support Manager
8 7 (6.36%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 6 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 6 (5.45%) Senior Architect
9 6 (5.45%) Developer
10 5 (4.55%) Systems Support
10 5 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (4.55%) SharePoint Architect
10 5 (4.55%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.64%) HTML
2 14 (12.73%) .NET
3 12 (10.91%) CSS
4 6 (5.45%) jQuery
4 6 (5.45%) XML
5 4 (3.64%) Application Packaging
5 4 (3.64%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.82%) Ajax
6 2 (1.82%) WCF
6 2 (1.82%) WPF
7 1 (0.91%) WinForms
7 1 (0.91%) CSS3
7 1 (0.91%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (0.91%) HTML5
7 1 (0.91%) WDF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.36%) EPoS
2 7 (6.36%) EqualLogic
3 4 (3.64%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.73%) AS400
4 3 (2.73%) FMCG
5 2 (1.82%) User Experience
5 2 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.82%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.82%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.91%) Replication
6 1 (0.91%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.91%) Clustering
6 1 (0.91%) CMDB
6 1 (0.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 39 (35.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 27 (24.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (18.18%) Linux
4 18 (16.36%) Windows XP
5 15 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (12.73%) Windows 7
7 8 (7.27%) UNIX
8 2 (1.82%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.82%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.82%) Android
9 1 (0.91%) pSOS
9 1 (0.91%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 9 (8.18%) Migration
2 9 (8.18%) ITIL
3 7 (6.36%) Project Management
3 7 (6.36%) OO
3 7 (6.36%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (6.36%) Coaching
4 6 (5.45%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (4.55%) ERP
5 5 (4.55%) Waterfall
5 5 (4.55%) Test Planning
6 4 (3.64%) Identity Management
7 3 (2.73%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.73%) OOP
7 3 (2.73%) Time Management
7 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (1.82%) Content Management
8 2 (1.82%) Software Engineering
8 2 (1.82%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (1.82%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (34.55%) SQL
2 14 (12.73%) JavaScript
3 7 (6.36%) Java
4 4 (3.64%) C#
5 3 (2.73%) PHP
6 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.82%) VB
7 1 (0.91%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.91%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.91%) C++
7 1 (0.91%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (29.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (26.36%) MCSE
3 26 (23.64%) MCITP
4 12 (10.91%) MCTS
5 8 (7.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (4.55%) CCNA
6 5 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (4.55%) MCP
6 5 (4.55%) MCSA
7 4 (3.64%) Degree
7 4 (3.64%) NCDA
7 4 (3.64%) NCIE
7 4 (3.64%) VCAP
8 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.91%) VCP4
8 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.91%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.18%) SLA
2 1 (0.91%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (28.18%) Active Directory
2 27 (24.55%) Hyper-V
3 15 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (7.27%) Forefront TMG
5 7 (6.36%) VMware ESX
5 7 (6.36%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (6.36%) XenApp
5 7 (6.36%) XenDesktop
5 7 (6.36%) vSphere
6 6 (5.45%) VMware Server
6 6 (5.45%) XenServer
7 1 (0.91%) Firmware
7 1 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (6.36%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.55%) SCCM
2 5 (4.55%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.64%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.82%) SCOM
5 1 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 47 (42.73%) Microsoft
2 34 (30.91%) VMware
3 11 (10.00%) Dell
3 11 (10.00%) Retalix
4 8 (7.27%) Veeam
4 8 (7.27%) Symantec
5 7 (6.36%) HP
5 7 (6.36%) NetApp
5 7 (6.36%) Citrix
5 7 (6.36%) PlateSpin
6 6 (5.45%) EMC
7 5 (4.55%) Cisco
8 3 (2.73%) Perforce
8 3 (2.73%) Remedy
8 3 (2.73%) Talend
9 2 (1.82%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.82%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.91%) McAfee
10 1 (0.91%) Juniper
10 1 (0.91%) Red Hat
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