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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 5 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 53 39 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 17.04% 16.96% 15.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.67% 60.94% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 46 35 37
Average salary £26,750 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.64% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £55,000 £38,700
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 64 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 24.12% 27.83% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 67 58 70
Average salary £28,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.12% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £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 21 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 21 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 50 (45.05%) Microsoft
2 44 (39.64%) SQL
3 43 (38.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (35.14%) MS Exchange
5 34 (30.63%) MS Excel
6 33 (29.73%) Active Directory
7 32 (28.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 32 (28.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 31 (27.93%) VMware
9 28 (25.23%) MCSE
9 28 (25.23%) SQL Server
9 28 (25.23%) MCITP
10 27 (24.32%) Hyper-V
11 21 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
12 19 (17.12%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (17.12%) Windows XP
13 18 (16.22%) VPN
13 18 (16.22%) EPoS
13 18 (16.22%) Lync
13 18 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
13 18 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2013
14 17 (15.32%) Linux
15 15 (13.51%) SharePoint
16 14 (12.61%) CSS
16 14 (12.61%) .NET
16 14 (12.61%) JavaScript
16 14 (12.61%) TCP/IP
16 14 (12.61%) Office 365
16 14 (12.61%) Windows 7
17 13 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 39 (35.14%) MS Exchange
2 21 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (16.22%) Lync
3 18 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 18 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (13.51%) SharePoint
5 10 (9.01%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (4.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (4.50%) CMS
8 4 (3.60%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.80%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.80%) IIS
10 1 (0.90%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 34 (30.63%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.31%) MS Office
3 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.61%) Office 365
2 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.22%) VPN
2 14 (12.61%) TCP/IP
3 11 (9.91%) Firewall
3 11 (9.91%) SAN
4 8 (7.21%) ADSL
5 4 (3.60%) Unified Communications
5 4 (3.60%) DNS
5 4 (3.60%) DHCP
5 4 (3.60%) LAN
5 4 (3.60%) PBX
6 3 (2.70%) WAN
7 2 (1.80%) VLAN
7 2 (1.80%) Internet
8 1 (0.90%) MPLS
8 1 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.90%) Wireless
8 1 (0.90%) VoIP
8 1 (0.90%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.90%) Network Security
8 1 (0.90%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.23%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (9.01%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (6.31%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (6.31%) MySQL
4 7 (6.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.90%) OLAP
6 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Talend Open Studio
1 4 (3.60%) FishEye
1 4 (3.60%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.90%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.90%) Selenium
General
1 13 (11.71%) Retail
2 5 (4.50%) Finance
3 3 (2.70%) Banking
4 2 (1.80%) Marketing
4 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (18.92%) Consultant
1 21 (18.92%) Support Engineer
2 16 (14.41%) Analyst
3 13 (11.71%) IT Support
3 13 (11.71%) 1st Line Support
4 11 (9.91%) Senior Consultant
4 11 (9.91%) Support Analyst
5 10 (9.01%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (6.31%) Architect
6 7 (6.31%) Support Manager
6 7 (6.31%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 7 (6.31%) Operations Engineer
7 6 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (5.41%) Developer
7 6 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) Systems Support
8 5 (4.50%) Senior Architect
9 4 (3.60%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (3.60%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.61%) CSS
1 14 (12.61%) .NET
2 13 (11.71%) HTML
3 6 (5.41%) jQuery
3 6 (5.41%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.70%) HTML5
4 3 (2.70%) CSS3
5 2 (1.80%) Application Packaging
5 2 (1.80%) Ajax
5 2 (1.80%) XML
6 1 (0.90%) WinForms
6 1 (0.90%) WDF
6 1 (0.90%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.22%) EPoS
2 7 (6.31%) EqualLogic
3 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.60%) Replication
4 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.70%) AS400
4 3 (2.70%) Clustering
4 3 (2.70%) CMDB
5 2 (1.80%) FMCG
5 2 (1.80%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.80%) User Experience
6 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.90%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 43 (38.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 32 (28.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (17.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (17.12%) Windows XP
4 17 (15.32%) Linux
5 14 (12.61%) Windows 7
6 9 (8.11%) UNIX
7 3 (2.70%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.70%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.70%) Android
8 1 (0.90%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.90%) pSOS
8 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (9.91%) Mentoring
2 10 (9.01%) Migration
3 9 (8.11%) ITIL
4 8 (7.21%) Coaching
5 6 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (5.41%) ERP
5 6 (5.41%) Service Delivery
5 6 (5.41%) Project Management
6 4 (3.60%) Waterfall
6 4 (3.60%) OO
6 4 (3.60%) Identity Management
6 4 (3.60%) Test Planning
7 3 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (2.70%) Configuration Management
7 3 (2.70%) OOP
7 3 (2.70%) Time Management
8 2 (1.80%) Web Application Development
8 2 (1.80%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (1.80%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 44 (39.64%) SQL
2 14 (12.61%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.60%) Java
3 4 (3.60%) C#
3 4 (3.60%) PHP
4 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.90%) Embedded C
5 1 (0.90%) C
5 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.90%) C++
Qualifications
1 32 (28.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (25.23%) MCSE
2 28 (25.23%) MCITP
3 13 (11.71%) MCTS
4 8 (7.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (4.50%) MCP
6 4 (3.60%) VCAP
6 4 (3.60%) NCDA
6 4 (3.60%) NCIE
7 3 (2.70%) CCNA
7 3 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.70%) MCSA
7 3 (2.70%) Degree
8 2 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.90%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.90%) VCP4
9 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.01%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (29.73%) Active Directory
2 27 (24.32%) Hyper-V
3 13 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (8.11%) Forefront TMG
5 7 (6.31%) VMware ESX
5 7 (6.31%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (6.31%) XenApp
5 7 (6.31%) vSphere
5 7 (6.31%) XenDesktop
6 6 (5.41%) XenServer
6 6 (5.41%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.90%) Firmware
7 1 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (6.31%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.50%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.60%) SCVMM
4 3 (2.70%) SCCM
5 2 (1.80%) SCOM
6 1 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 50 (45.05%) Microsoft
2 31 (27.93%) VMware
3 11 (9.91%) Dell
3 11 (9.91%) Retalix
4 8 (7.21%) Veeam
4 8 (7.21%) Symantec
5 7 (6.31%) Citrix
5 7 (6.31%) HP
5 7 (6.31%) NetApp
5 7 (6.31%) PlateSpin
6 6 (5.41%) EMC
6 6 (5.41%) Cisco
7 4 (3.60%) Perforce
7 4 (3.60%) Talend
8 2 (1.80%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.80%) Remedy
9 1 (0.90%) McAfee
9 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.90%) Juniper
9 1 (0.90%) Red Hat
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
High Wycombe
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum, Benefits: Pension + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
High Wycombe
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Health, Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago