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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 64 52 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 21.77% 24.88% 16.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 98.46% 88.14% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 59 42 30
Average salary £42,500 £32,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.78% -28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £20,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +2.81%
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
65 59 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 22.11% 28.23% 24.86%
Number of salaries quoted 60 46 44
Average salary £40,000 £26,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £42,000
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 27 March 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 27 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 48 (41.74%) Microsoft
2 42 (36.52%) MS Exchange
3 41 (35.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (34.78%) Active Directory
5 33 (28.70%) TCP/IP
6 30 (26.09%) Firewall
7 28 (24.35%) MS Excel
8 27 (23.48%) SQL
8 27 (23.48%) Exchange Server 2010
9 25 (21.74%) SQL Server
10 24 (20.87%) SLA
10 24 (20.87%) VMware
11 23 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 22 (19.13%) ITIL
12 22 (19.13%) Finance
13 21 (18.26%) Microsoft Certification
14 20 (17.39%) DNS
14 20 (17.39%) DHCP
14 20 (17.39%) UNIX
15 19 (16.52%) Cisco
16 18 (15.65%) Linux
17 17 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
18 16 (13.91%) SharePoint
18 16 (13.91%) MS Office
19 15 (13.04%) MCP
19 15 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
19 15 (13.04%) Windows 7
20 14 (12.17%) Citrix
20 14 (12.17%) Windows Server 2003
21 12 (10.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 42 (36.52%) MS Exchange
2 27 (23.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (13.91%) SharePoint
4 15 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (10.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (6.09%) Lync
6 7 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (2.61%) CMS
9 2 (1.74%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 28 (24.35%) MS Excel
2 16 (13.91%) MS Office
3 4 (3.48%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (28.70%) TCP/IP
2 30 (26.09%) Firewall
3 20 (17.39%) DHCP
3 20 (17.39%) DNS
4 9 (7.83%) LAN
4 9 (7.83%) WAN
5 8 (6.96%) Telnet
6 5 (4.35%) VPN
7 4 (3.48%) SAN
7 4 (3.48%) Intranet
7 4 (3.48%) Wireless
7 4 (3.48%) VLAN
8 3 (2.61%) Network Security
9 2 (1.74%) SNMP
9 2 (1.74%) VoIP
10 1 (0.87%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.87%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.87%) 3G
10 1 (0.87%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.57%) MySQL
2 11 (9.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (5.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.87%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.87%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.87%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (6.09%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.48%) MSI
2 4 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.87%) FishEye
3 1 (0.87%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 22 (19.13%) Finance
2 4 (3.48%) Automotive
3 3 (2.61%) Banking
4 2 (1.74%) Retail
4 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.87%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.87%) Music Industry
5 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (26.96%) Support Engineer
2 19 (16.52%) Analyst
3 14 (12.17%) Administrator
4 12 (10.43%) Support Analyst
5 11 (9.57%) Developer
6 10 (8.70%) Technical Support
6 10 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (8.70%) IT Support
7 9 (7.83%) Operations Engineer
7 9 (7.83%) 1st Line Support
8 8 (6.96%) IT Support Engineer
8 8 (6.96%) Wintel Engineer
9 7 (6.09%) Delivery Manager
9 7 (6.09%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (5.22%) Applications Support
10 6 (5.22%) Services Delivery Manager
10 6 (5.22%) Service Manager
10 6 (5.22%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 6 (5.22%) Applications Support Engineer
11 5 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.57%) .NET
2 9 (7.83%) CSS
2 9 (7.83%) HTML
3 8 (6.96%) HTML5
3 8 (6.96%) ASP.NET
4 7 (6.09%) WCF
5 5 (4.35%) Web Services
5 5 (4.35%) .NET Framework
5 5 (4.35%) Application Packaging
5 5 (4.35%) jQuery
6 3 (2.61%) CSS3
7 2 (1.74%) WPF
7 2 (1.74%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.22%) Mathematics
2 6 (5.22%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.35%) PACS
3 5 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.48%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.48%) Replication
5 3 (2.61%) Clustering
5 3 (2.61%) CMDB
6 2 (1.74%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.74%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.87%) EPoS
7 1 (0.87%) AS400
7 1 (0.87%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 41 (35.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 23 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (17.39%) UNIX
4 18 (15.65%) Linux
5 15 (13.04%) Windows 7
6 14 (12.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (5.22%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.74%) OS/400
8 2 (1.74%) AIX
8 2 (1.74%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.87%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.87%) Android
9 1 (0.87%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.13%) ITIL
2 11 (9.57%) Mentoring
3 9 (7.83%) Service Delivery
4 8 (6.96%) Migration
4 8 (6.96%) Coaching
5 7 (6.09%) OO
6 5 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (4.35%) Problem Management
6 5 (4.35%) Validation
6 5 (4.35%) Capacity Management
7 4 (3.48%) Workflow
7 4 (3.48%) Change Management
7 4 (3.48%) Configuration Management
7 4 (3.48%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (2.61%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (2.61%) Line Management
8 3 (2.61%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (1.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (1.74%) Software Engineering
9 2 (1.74%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (23.48%) SQL
2 7 (6.09%) JavaScript
3 6 (5.22%) C
4 5 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (0.87%) C++
5 1 (0.87%) Java
5 1 (0.87%) PHP
5 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.87%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 21 (18.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (13.04%) MCP
3 11 (9.57%) MCSE
4 10 (8.70%) CCNA
4 10 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (5.22%) MCITP
5 6 (5.22%) MCSA
6 5 (4.35%) Degree
7 4 (3.48%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (3.48%) MCTS
8 3 (2.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.74%) CCEE
9 2 (1.74%) CCAA
9 2 (1.74%) VCP5
9 2 (1.74%) CCA
9 2 (1.74%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.87%) CISSP
10 1 (0.87%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.87%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (20.87%) SLA
2 5 (4.35%) HL7
2 5 (4.35%) DICOM
3 1 (0.87%) COSO
3 1 (0.87%) COBIT
3 1 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 40 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 17 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.35%) vSphere
3 5 (4.35%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.61%) XenApp
4 3 (2.61%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.61%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.74%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.87%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (6.96%) SCCM
2 4 (3.48%) Backup Exec
2 4 (3.48%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.74%) SCOM
3 2 (1.74%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.87%) Nagios
4 1 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 48 (41.74%) Microsoft
2 24 (20.87%) VMware
3 19 (16.52%) Cisco
4 14 (12.17%) Citrix
5 8 (6.96%) Oracle
6 6 (5.22%) SAP
7 5 (4.35%) McAfee
8 4 (3.48%) HP
8 4 (3.48%) Nintex
9 3 (2.61%) Infoblox
10 2 (1.74%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.74%) Infragistics
10 2 (1.74%) Symantec
10 2 (1.74%) Remedy
11 1 (0.87%) Perforce
11 1 (0.87%) Dell
11 1 (0.87%) Kaseya
11 1 (0.87%) Talend
11 1 (0.87%) Brocade
11 1 (0.87%) NetScout
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