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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 64 43 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 21.26% 19.03% 16.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 96.97% 79.63% 65.22%
Number of salaries quoted 55 36 30
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
66 54 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 21.93% 23.89% 25.27%
Number of salaries quoted 57 44 45
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 27 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 51 (45.13%) Microsoft
2 41 (36.28%) MS Exchange
3 40 (35.40%) Active Directory
4 37 (32.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (27.43%) MS Excel
6 29 (25.66%) TCP/IP
6 29 (25.66%) Exchange Server 2010
7 27 (23.89%) SQL
7 27 (23.89%) Firewall
8 24 (21.24%) VMware
9 23 (20.35%) SLA
10 22 (19.47%) SQL Server
10 22 (19.47%) Finance
10 22 (19.47%) Microsoft Certification
11 21 (18.58%) Windows Server 2012
12 19 (16.81%) UNIX
13 18 (15.93%) ITIL
13 18 (15.93%) DNS
13 18 (15.93%) DHCP
14 17 (15.04%) Cisco
14 17 (15.04%) Linux
14 17 (15.04%) MS Office
14 17 (15.04%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (14.16%) Windows 7
15 16 (14.16%) MCP
16 15 (13.27%) Citrix
17 14 (12.39%) Exchange Server 2007
18 13 (11.50%) SharePoint
19 12 (10.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 12 (10.62%) .NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 41 (36.28%) MS Exchange
2 29 (25.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (12.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (11.50%) SharePoint
5 12 (10.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (7.96%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (7.08%) Lync
8 5 (4.42%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (4.42%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.88%) CMS
Applications
1 31 (27.43%) MS Excel
2 17 (15.04%) MS Office
3 4 (3.54%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.42%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (25.66%) TCP/IP
2 27 (23.89%) Firewall
3 18 (15.93%) DNS
3 18 (15.93%) DHCP
4 8 (7.08%) Telnet
5 7 (6.19%) WAN
5 7 (6.19%) LAN
6 4 (3.54%) SAN
6 4 (3.54%) Intranet
7 3 (2.65%) Wireless
7 3 (2.65%) VoIP
8 2 (1.77%) SNMP
8 2 (1.77%) VPN
8 2 (1.77%) VLAN
8 2 (1.77%) Network Security
9 1 (0.88%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.88%) 3G
9 1 (0.88%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.47%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.73%) MySQL
3 8 (7.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (5.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (6.19%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.54%) MSI
2 4 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (19.47%) Finance
2 4 (3.54%) Automotive
3 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.77%) Banking
3 2 (1.77%) Retail
3 2 (1.77%) Marketing
4 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.88%) Electronics
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.88%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 30 (26.55%) Support Engineer
2 16 (14.16%) Administrator
3 13 (11.50%) Analyst
4 11 (9.73%) Developer
4 11 (9.73%) IT Support
5 9 (7.96%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (7.96%) Technical Support
5 9 (7.96%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (7.96%) IT Support Engineer
6 8 (7.08%) Wintel Engineer
7 7 (6.19%) 1st Line Support
7 7 (6.19%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (5.31%) .NET Developer
8 6 (5.31%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (4.42%) Applications Support Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) Services Delivery Manager
9 5 (4.42%) Service Manager
9 5 (4.42%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) SharePoint Developer
9 5 (4.42%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.62%) .NET
2 8 (7.08%) ASP.NET
2 8 (7.08%) CSS
3 7 (6.19%) WCF
4 6 (5.31%) HTML5
4 6 (5.31%) HTML
5 5 (4.42%) Web Services
5 5 (4.42%) Application Packaging
5 5 (4.42%) jQuery
5 5 (4.42%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.54%) WPF
7 2 (1.77%) XML
7 2 (1.77%) WinForms
7 2 (1.77%) COM
8 1 (0.88%) Middleware
8 1 (0.88%) Java EE
8 1 (0.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.19%) Mathematics
1 7 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.42%) PACS
3 4 (3.54%) Physics
3 4 (3.54%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.54%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.54%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.77%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.77%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.88%) CMDB
5 1 (0.88%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.88%) EPoS
5 1 (0.88%) NHS
5 1 (0.88%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.88%) AS400
5 1 (0.88%) Replication
5 1 (0.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 37 (32.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (18.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (16.81%) UNIX
4 17 (15.04%) Linux
5 16 (14.16%) Windows 7
6 10 (8.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (4.42%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.77%) OS/400
8 2 (1.77%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.77%) AIX
9 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.93%) ITIL
2 12 (10.62%) Mentoring
3 10 (8.85%) Migration
4 9 (7.96%) Coaching
5 7 (6.19%) OO
6 6 (5.31%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.31%) Software Engineering
7 5 (4.42%) Validation
7 5 (4.42%) Problem Management
7 5 (4.42%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.42%) Capacity Management
8 4 (3.54%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (3.54%) Workflow
8 4 (3.54%) Change Management
8 4 (3.54%) ERP
9 3 (2.65%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (2.65%) Line Management
10 2 (1.77%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (1.77%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (1.77%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (23.89%) SQL
2 7 (6.19%) C
3 6 (5.31%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.42%) C#
5 2 (1.77%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.88%) C++
6 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (19.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (14.16%) MCP
3 11 (9.73%) MCSE
4 9 (7.96%) CCNA
4 9 (7.96%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (6.19%) Degree
6 6 (5.31%) MCSA
7 5 (4.42%) MCTS
7 5 (4.42%) MCITP
8 3 (2.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.65%) CCEE
8 3 (2.65%) CCAA
8 3 (2.65%) VCP5
8 3 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.65%) CCA
8 3 (2.65%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.88%) CISSP
9 1 (0.88%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.35%) SLA
2 5 (4.42%) HL7
2 5 (4.42%) DICOM
3 1 (0.88%) COSO
3 1 (0.88%) COBIT
3 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 40 (35.40%) Active Directory
2 17 (15.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.31%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (4.42%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (4.42%) vSphere
5 4 (3.54%) XenApp
5 4 (3.54%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.65%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.77%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (7.08%) SCCM
2 4 (3.54%) Backup Exec
2 4 (3.54%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.77%) SCOM
3 2 (1.77%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.77%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 51 (45.13%) Microsoft
2 24 (21.24%) VMware
3 17 (15.04%) Cisco
4 15 (13.27%) Citrix
5 8 (7.08%) Oracle
6 6 (5.31%) SAP
7 4 (3.54%) HP
7 4 (3.54%) McAfee
7 4 (3.54%) Nintex
8 3 (2.65%) Infoblox
9 2 (1.77%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.77%) Infragistics
9 2 (1.77%) Remedy
10 1 (0.88%) Avaya
10 1 (0.88%) Laserfiche
10 1 (0.88%) Brocade
10 1 (0.88%) NetScout
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