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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 55 63 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 20.52% 28.00% 21.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 98.21% 91.30% 74.19%
Number of salaries quoted 55 50 46
Average salary £37,500 £33,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,750 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +1.38%
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
56 69 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 20.90% 30.67% 28.70%
Number of salaries quoted 56 55 62
Average salary £31,250 £26,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.19% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £45,850
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 March 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 39 (35.78%) MS Exchange
2 34 (31.19%) Microsoft
3 33 (30.28%) SQL
3 33 (30.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (25.69%) Active Directory
4 28 (25.69%) Firewall
5 27 (24.77%) SLA
6 24 (22.02%) TCP/IP
7 23 (21.10%) UNIX
7 23 (21.10%) VMware
8 22 (20.18%) MS Excel
9 21 (19.27%) SQL Server
10 20 (18.35%) ITIL
10 20 (18.35%) Exchange Server 2010
10 20 (18.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (17.43%) Linux
12 16 (14.68%) MySQL
13 15 (13.76%) Finance
13 15 (13.76%) Cisco
13 15 (13.76%) DNS
13 15 (13.76%) DHCP
13 15 (13.76%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (12.84%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (11.93%) Citrix
16 12 (11.01%) .NET
16 12 (11.01%) MS Office
16 12 (11.01%) Exchange Server 2007
17 11 (10.09%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (10.09%) CSS
17 11 (10.09%) SharePoint

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 39 (35.78%) MS Exchange
2 20 (18.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (11.01%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (10.09%) SharePoint
5 9 (8.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (4.59%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (4.59%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (3.67%) CMS
9 3 (2.75%) Lync
9 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.83%) TeamSite
11 1 (0.92%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 22 (20.18%) MS Excel
2 12 (11.01%) MS Office
3 4 (3.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) SaaS
1 1 (0.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (25.69%) Firewall
2 24 (22.02%) TCP/IP
3 15 (13.76%) DHCP
3 15 (13.76%) DNS
4 9 (8.26%) VPN
5 7 (6.42%) WAN
5 7 (6.42%) Telnet
5 7 (6.42%) LAN
6 4 (3.67%) SAN
6 4 (3.67%) Wireless
6 4 (3.67%) VLAN
7 3 (2.75%) Intranet
8 2 (1.83%) VoIP
8 2 (1.83%) Network Security
9 1 (0.92%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.92%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.92%) 3G
9 1 (0.92%) MPLS
9 1 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.27%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.68%) MySQL
3 11 (10.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (9.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (5.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (5.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.92%) OLAP
7 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.92%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.75%) MSI
4 1 (0.92%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.92%) FishEye
General
1 15 (13.76%) Finance
2 4 (3.67%) Automotive
3 3 (2.75%) Banking
4 2 (1.83%) Retail
4 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.92%) Music Industry
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (31.19%) Support Engineer
2 16 (14.68%) Analyst
3 14 (12.84%) Operations Engineer
4 13 (11.93%) Support Analyst
5 12 (11.01%) Administrator
6 11 (10.09%) Technical Support
6 11 (10.09%) Developer
6 11 (10.09%) IT Support
7 10 (9.17%) 1st Line Support
7 10 (9.17%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (7.34%) Operations Support Engineer
9 7 (6.42%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (6.42%) Delivery Manager
10 6 (5.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 6 (5.50%) Applications Support Engineer
10 6 (5.50%) Services Delivery Manager
10 6 (5.50%) Service Manager
10 6 (5.50%) Applications Support
10 6 (5.50%) Junior
10 6 (5.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.01%) .NET
2 11 (10.09%) CSS
3 10 (9.17%) ASP.NET
3 10 (9.17%) HTML
4 9 (8.26%) HTML5
5 6 (5.50%) jQuery
5 6 (5.50%) WCF
6 5 (4.59%) .NET Framework
6 5 (4.59%) Web Services
7 4 (3.67%) CSS3
8 2 (1.83%) COM
9 1 (0.92%) WinForms
9 1 (0.92%) WDF
9 1 (0.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.50%) Blackberry
1 6 (5.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.59%) Replication
3 4 (3.67%) Clustering
3 4 (3.67%) PACS
3 4 (3.67%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.67%) CMDB
4 3 (2.75%) EPoS
5 2 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.92%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.92%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 33 (30.28%) Windows Server 2008
2 23 (21.10%) UNIX
3 20 (18.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (17.43%) Linux
5 15 (13.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (6.42%) Windows XP
7 5 (4.59%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.67%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.75%) Android
9 3 (2.75%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.92%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.92%) pSOS
10 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.35%) ITIL
2 10 (9.17%) Service Delivery
3 6 (5.50%) OO
3 6 (5.50%) Project Management
3 6 (5.50%) Mentoring
4 5 (4.59%) Coaching
4 5 (4.59%) Capacity Management
4 5 (4.59%) Problem Management
4 5 (4.59%) Validation
4 5 (4.59%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (4.59%) Configuration Management
5 4 (3.67%) Workflow
5 4 (3.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (3.67%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (2.75%) Migration
6 3 (2.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (2.75%) ERP
6 3 (2.75%) Change Management
7 2 (1.83%) CRM
7 2 (1.83%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.28%) SQL
2 8 (7.34%) JavaScript
3 6 (5.50%) C#
4 5 (4.59%) C
5 2 (1.83%) C++
6 1 (0.92%) Java
6 1 (0.92%) PHP
6 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.92%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.92%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (10.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (9.17%) CCNA
2 10 (9.17%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (6.42%) MCP
4 6 (5.50%) VCP4
5 4 (3.67%) MCITP
5 4 (3.67%) Degree
5 4 (3.67%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.75%) MCSE
7 2 (1.83%) CCA
7 2 (1.83%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.83%) CCEE
7 2 (1.83%) CCAA
7 2 (1.83%) VCP5
8 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.92%) CISSP
8 1 (0.92%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.92%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (24.77%) SLA
2 4 (3.67%) HL7
2 4 (3.67%) DICOM
3 1 (0.92%) COSO
3 1 (0.92%) COBIT
3 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 28 (25.69%) Active Directory
2 14 (12.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.59%) vSphere
4 4 (3.67%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.75%) VMware Server
5 3 (2.75%) XenApp
5 3 (2.75%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.92%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) Backup Exec
1 3 (2.75%) SCCM
1 3 (2.75%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.83%) SCOM
3 1 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 34 (31.19%) Microsoft
2 23 (21.10%) VMware
3 15 (13.76%) Cisco
4 13 (11.93%) Citrix
5 8 (7.34%) Oracle
6 6 (5.50%) SAP
7 4 (3.67%) HP
7 4 (3.67%) McAfee
7 4 (3.67%) Nintex
8 3 (2.75%) Infoblox
9 2 (1.83%) Symantec
9 2 (1.83%) Dell
10 1 (0.92%) Intel
10 1 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.92%) Remedy
10 1 (0.92%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.92%) Perforce
10 1 (0.92%) Brocade
10 1 (0.92%) SonicWALL
10 1 (0.92%) Kaspersky
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Salary: £18k - 21k per year + Pension + 20 days
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
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Salary: £144.38 per week
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: From £15,000 to £17,000 per annum (depending on experience)
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