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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 83 56 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 29.43% 22.13% 16.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 89.25% 70.89% 62.30%
Number of salaries quoted 80 46 31
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £57,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
93 79 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 32.98% 31.23% 26.75%
Number of salaries quoted 87 68 54
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 31 August 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 62 (38.75%) Active Directory
2 57 (35.63%) Microsoft
3 46 (28.75%) SQL
3 46 (28.75%) Linux
4 45 (28.13%) VMware
5 41 (25.63%) ITIL
5 41 (25.63%) MS Excel
6 39 (24.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (24.38%) Windows 7
7 34 (21.25%) MS Exchange
8 33 (20.63%) UNIX
9 32 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 31 (19.38%) Exchange Server 2010
11 29 (18.13%) VMware Infrastructure
12 28 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
13 27 (16.88%) MS Office
14 26 (16.25%) SLA
14 26 (16.25%) Finance
15 24 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 23 (14.38%) Cisco
16 23 (14.38%) MySQL
17 22 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
18 17 (10.63%) Windows 8
19 16 (10.00%) Office 365
19 16 (10.00%) Hyper-V
19 16 (10.00%) TCP/IP
19 16 (10.00%) DNS
19 16 (10.00%) MCSE
19 16 (10.00%) Migration
20 15 (9.38%) Project Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 34 (21.25%) MS Exchange
2 31 (19.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (5.63%) Lync
5 7 (4.38%) Tomcat
5 7 (4.38%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (3.13%) WebLogic
7 5 (3.13%) Apache
8 4 (2.50%) JBoss
8 4 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.63%) Drupal
9 1 (0.63%) CMS
Applications
1 41 (25.63%) MS Excel
2 27 (16.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (0.63%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 16 (10.00%) DNS
2 13 (8.13%) SAN
3 12 (7.50%) DHCP
4 9 (5.63%) Firewall
5 8 (5.00%) LAN
6 7 (4.38%) WAN
7 5 (3.13%) SNMP
8 4 (2.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (2.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (1.88%) VPN
10 2 (1.25%) NAS
10 2 (1.25%) CTI
10 2 (1.25%) VoIP
10 2 (1.25%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (1.25%) VLAN
11 1 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.63%) Network Security
11 1 (0.63%) Telnet
11 1 (0.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.38%) MySQL
3 4 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.88%) DB2
4 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (2.50%) InstallShield
2 2 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (1.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.25%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.63%) Subversion
3 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.63%) MSI
General
1 26 (16.25%) Finance
2 8 (5.00%) Retail
3 6 (3.75%) French Language
3 6 (3.75%) German Language
4 3 (1.88%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.25%) Electronics
5 2 (1.25%) Advertising
6 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (24.38%) Analyst
2 21 (13.13%) Support Engineer
3 18 (11.25%) Support Analyst
4 15 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 15 (9.38%) Service Analyst
5 14 (8.75%) Technical Support
6 12 (7.50%) Developer
7 11 (6.88%) IT Support
8 10 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (5.63%) Field Engineer
10 8 (5.00%) Team Leader
11 7 (4.38%) Technical Engineer
11 7 (4.38%) Technical Analyst
11 7 (4.38%) Technical Support Analyst
11 7 (4.38%) Administrator
12 6 (3.75%) Operations Team Leader
12 6 (3.75%) Help Desk Analyst
12 6 (3.75%) Consultant
12 6 (3.75%) .NET Developer
12 6 (3.75%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.50%) .NET
2 11 (6.88%) XML
3 10 (6.25%) Application Packaging
4 7 (4.38%) JSON
4 7 (4.38%) jQuery
4 7 (4.38%) CSS
5 6 (3.75%) HTML
6 5 (3.13%) ASP.NET
6 5 (3.13%) Middleware
7 4 (2.50%) J2EE
7 4 (2.50%) WinForms
7 4 (2.50%) WPF
8 3 (1.88%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.25%) Entity Framework
9 2 (1.25%) Ninject
9 2 (1.25%) REST
9 2 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (1.25%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (1.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.25%) Clustering
3 8 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.00%) Replication
4 6 (3.75%) Physics
4 6 (3.75%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.13%) Handset
5 5 (3.13%) EPoS
5 5 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.50%) EMC VNX
6 4 (2.50%) EMC VMAX
6 4 (2.50%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.50%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.25%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.25%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.25%) NHS
7 2 (1.25%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.25%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.25%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.63%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 46 (28.75%) Linux
2 39 (24.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 39 (24.38%) Windows 7
3 33 (20.63%) UNIX
4 24 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (10.63%) Windows 8
6 10 (6.25%) Windows XP
7 9 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.50%) OS/400
8 4 (2.50%) AIX
9 3 (1.88%) Windows Vista
9 3 (1.88%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.25%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.63%) Android
11 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (25.63%) ITIL
2 16 (10.00%) Migration
3 15 (9.38%) Project Management
4 9 (5.63%) ERP
4 9 (5.63%) Mentoring
4 9 (5.63%) Coaching
5 8 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (4.38%) Software Engineering
6 7 (4.38%) Software Testing
7 6 (3.75%) Service Delivery
7 6 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (3.75%) Time Management
8 5 (3.13%) PRINCE2
8 5 (3.13%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (3.13%) Patch Management
8 5 (3.13%) Server Building
9 4 (2.50%) SDLC
9 4 (2.50%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 46 (28.75%) SQL
2 11 (6.88%) JavaScript
2 11 (6.88%) C#
3 6 (3.75%) T-SQL
4 5 (3.13%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.13%) Perl
5 4 (2.50%) C
5 4 (2.50%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.88%) Java
7 2 (1.25%) C++
8 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (10.00%) MCSE
3 12 (7.50%) MCP
4 11 (6.88%) MCITP
4 11 (6.88%) MCTS
4 11 (6.88%) Degree
5 8 (5.00%) MCSA
6 7 (4.38%) CCNA
6 7 (4.38%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.50%) A+ Certification
9 2 (1.25%) VCP5
9 2 (1.25%) CCEE
9 2 (1.25%) CCAA
9 2 (1.25%) CCA
9 2 (1.25%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.63%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (16.25%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) HL7
2 1 (0.63%) DICOM
2 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (38.75%) Active Directory
2 29 (18.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 10 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (4.38%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (2.50%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.50%) SRDF
7 2 (1.25%) vSphere
7 2 (1.25%) XenApp
7 2 (1.25%) Firmware
7 2 (1.25%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.63%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (6.25%) SCCM
2 4 (2.50%) EMC VPLEX
2 4 (2.50%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (1.88%) Nagios
4 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 57 (35.63%) Microsoft
2 45 (28.13%) VMware
3 23 (14.38%) Cisco
4 14 (8.75%) Citrix
5 9 (5.63%) HP
5 9 (5.63%) Apple
6 8 (5.00%) Avaya
6 8 (5.00%) Oracle
6 8 (5.00%) Brocade
7 4 (2.50%) F5
7 4 (2.50%) SolarWinds
7 4 (2.50%) EMC
8 3 (1.88%) NetScout
8 3 (1.88%) Sybase
9 2 (1.25%) Laserfiche
10 1 (0.63%) Google
10 1 (0.63%) Remedy
10 1 (0.63%) McAfee
10 1 (0.63%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.63%) Xamarin
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