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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 9 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 58 33 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 22.31% 14.29% 14.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.50% 54.10% 65.71%
Number of salaries quoted 49 26 40
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,475
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £38,550
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
80 61 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 30.77% 26.41% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 71 53 63
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,850 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (43.52%) Microsoft
2 39 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (35.19%) SQL
4 34 (31.48%) MS Exchange
4 34 (31.48%) VMware
5 32 (29.63%) MS Excel
6 31 (28.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 30 (27.78%) Active Directory
8 29 (26.85%) Hyper-V
9 28 (25.93%) MCSE
10 26 (24.07%) SQL Server
10 26 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
11 25 (23.15%) MCITP
12 21 (19.44%) Linux
13 20 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
14 18 (16.67%) EPoS
15 17 (15.74%) Windows XP
15 17 (15.74%) HTML
15 17 (15.74%) Exchange Server 2013
15 17 (15.74%) Lync
16 15 (13.89%) SharePoint
16 15 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
16 15 (13.89%) Windows 7
16 15 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2007
16 15 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
16 15 (13.89%) Retail
17 14 (12.96%) Office 365
17 14 (12.96%) VPN
17 14 (12.96%) JavaScript
17 14 (12.96%) .NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 34 (31.48%) MS Exchange
2 20 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (15.74%) Lync
3 17 (15.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (13.89%) SharePoint
4 15 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (6.48%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (4.63%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (2.78%) CMS
10 2 (1.85%) IIS
10 2 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 32 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.96%) Office 365
2 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.96%) VPN
2 12 (11.11%) SAN
3 10 (9.26%) Firewall
3 10 (9.26%) TCP/IP
4 8 (7.41%) ADSL
5 4 (3.70%) PBX
5 4 (3.70%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.85%) Internet
6 2 (1.85%) LAN
6 2 (1.85%) DHCP
6 2 (1.85%) DNS
7 1 (0.93%) VoIP
7 1 (0.93%) WAN
7 1 (0.93%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.93%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (0.93%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.70%) MySQL
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (2.78%) FishEye
3 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.93%) Selenium
General
1 15 (13.89%) Retail
2 6 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (1.85%) Banking
3 2 (1.85%) Marketing
4 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (19.44%) Consultant
2 16 (14.81%) Support Engineer
3 14 (12.96%) Analyst
3 14 (12.96%) IT Support
4 12 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 12 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
5 11 (10.19%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 9 (8.33%) Architect
6 9 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
7 8 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 7 (6.48%) Support Manager
8 7 (6.48%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 6 (5.56%) Senior Architect
9 6 (5.56%) Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Systems Support
10 5 (4.63%) SharePoint Architect
10 5 (4.63%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
10 5 (4.63%) SharePoint Consultant
10 5 (4.63%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.74%) HTML
2 14 (12.96%) .NET
3 12 (11.11%) CSS
4 8 (7.41%) XML
5 6 (5.56%) jQuery
6 4 (3.70%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.70%) Application Packaging
7 2 (1.85%) WCF
7 2 (1.85%) WPF
7 2 (1.85%) Ajax
8 1 (0.93%) WDF
8 1 (0.93%) WinForms
8 1 (0.93%) HTML5
8 1 (0.93%) CSS3
8 1 (0.93%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.67%) EPoS
2 7 (6.48%) EqualLogic
3 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.78%) FMCG
3 3 (2.78%) AS400
4 2 (1.85%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.85%) User Experience
4 2 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.93%) CMDB
5 1 (0.93%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.93%) Replication
5 1 (0.93%) Clustering
5 1 (0.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (0.93%) Firmware
5 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 26 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (19.44%) Linux
4 17 (15.74%) Windows XP
5 15 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (13.89%) Windows 7
6 7 (6.48%) UNIX
7 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.93%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.93%) pSOS
7 1 (0.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (11.11%) ITIL
2 10 (9.26%) Mentoring
3 9 (8.33%) Migration
4 7 (6.48%) Coaching
4 7 (6.48%) OO
4 7 (6.48%) Project Management
4 7 (6.48%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (4.63%) Waterfall
6 5 (4.63%) ERP
6 5 (4.63%) Test Planning
7 4 (3.70%) Identity Management
8 3 (2.78%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.78%) OOP
8 3 (2.78%) Time Management
8 3 (2.78%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (1.85%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (1.85%) Web Development
9 2 (1.85%) Software Engineering
9 2 (1.85%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (35.19%) SQL
2 14 (12.96%) JavaScript
3 9 (8.33%) Java
4 4 (3.70%) C#
5 3 (2.78%) PHP
6 2 (1.85%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.85%) VB
7 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.93%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.93%) C++
7 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (28.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (25.93%) MCSE
3 25 (23.15%) MCITP
4 12 (11.11%) MCTS
5 7 (6.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (4.63%) MCP
6 5 (4.63%) MCSA
7 4 (3.70%) CCNA
7 4 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.70%) Degree
7 4 (3.70%) NCDA
7 4 (3.70%) NCIE
7 4 (3.70%) VCAP
8 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.93%) VCP4
8 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.93%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 30 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 29 (26.85%) Hyper-V
3 15 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (7.41%) Forefront TMG
4 8 (7.41%) XenApp
4 8 (7.41%) XenDesktop
5 7 (6.48%) VMware ESX
5 7 (6.48%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (5.56%) VMware Server
6 6 (5.56%) vSphere
6 6 (5.56%) XenServer
7 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (6.48%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.63%) SCCM
2 5 (4.63%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.70%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (43.52%) Microsoft
2 34 (31.48%) VMware
3 11 (10.19%) Retalix
4 10 (9.26%) Dell
5 8 (7.41%) Citrix
6 7 (6.48%) NetApp
6 7 (6.48%) HP
6 7 (6.48%) PlateSpin
6 7 (6.48%) Veeam
7 6 (5.56%) Symantec
7 6 (5.56%) EMC
8 5 (4.63%) Cisco
9 3 (2.78%) Perforce
9 3 (2.78%) Remedy
9 3 (2.78%) Talend
10 2 (1.85%) Infragistics
10 2 (1.85%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.93%) Intel
11 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
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