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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 53 37 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 16.99% 16.74% 15.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.67% 60.66% 54.88%
Number of salaries quoted 46 34 37
Average salary £26,500 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.39% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,750 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £55,000 £39,400
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 61 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 24.04% 27.60% 28.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67 56 72
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 £21,500 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £55,500
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 23 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 23 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 (44.64%) Microsoft
2 44 (39.29%) SQL
2 44 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (36.61%) MS Exchange
4 35 (31.25%) MS Excel
5 34 (30.36%) Active Directory
6 32 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 32 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (27.68%) VMware
8 28 (25.00%) MCITP
8 28 (25.00%) MCSE
8 28 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 27 (24.11%) Hyper-V
10 22 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2010
11 19 (16.96%) Windows XP
11 19 (16.96%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (16.96%) Exchange Server 2007
12 18 (16.07%) Lync
12 18 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2013
12 18 (16.07%) EPoS
12 18 (16.07%) VPN
13 17 (15.18%) Linux
14 14 (12.50%) SharePoint
14 14 (12.50%) TCP/IP
14 14 (12.50%) Office 365
14 14 (12.50%) Windows 7
15 13 (11.61%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (11.61%) MCTS
15 13 (11.61%) Retail
15 13 (11.61%) CSS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 41 (36.61%) MS Exchange
2 22 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (16.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (16.07%) Lync
4 18 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 10 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (4.46%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (4.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (4.46%) CMS
8 3 (2.68%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.79%) IIS
9 2 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.89%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 35 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.50%) Office 365
2 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.07%) VPN
2 14 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 12 (10.71%) Firewall
4 11 (9.82%) SAN
5 8 (7.14%) ADSL
6 4 (3.57%) LAN
6 4 (3.57%) PBX
6 4 (3.57%) DHCP
6 4 (3.57%) DNS
6 4 (3.57%) Unified Communications
7 3 (2.68%) WAN
8 2 (1.79%) Internet
8 2 (1.79%) VLAN
9 1 (0.89%) Network Security
9 1 (0.89%) NAS
9 1 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.89%) Wireless
9 1 (0.89%) MPLS
9 1 (0.89%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (8.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (6.25%) MySQL
4 7 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.89%) OLAP
6 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
1 4 (3.57%) FishEye
2 3 (2.68%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.89%) Selenium
General
1 13 (11.61%) Retail
2 5 (4.46%) Finance
3 3 (2.68%) Banking
4 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.79%) Marketing
5 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (19.64%) Support Engineer
2 20 (17.86%) Consultant
3 17 (15.18%) Analyst
4 14 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
5 13 (11.61%) IT Support
6 12 (10.71%) Support Analyst
7 10 (8.93%) Senior Consultant
7 10 (8.93%) Technical Consultant
8 7 (6.25%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 7 (6.25%) Support Manager
8 7 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
9 6 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (5.36%) Developer
9 6 (5.36%) Architect
10 5 (4.46%) Systems Support
11 4 (3.57%) Applications Support
11 4 (3.57%) Field Engineer
11 4 (3.57%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.61%) .NET
1 13 (11.61%) CSS
2 12 (10.71%) HTML
3 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.36%) jQuery
4 3 (2.68%) HTML5
4 3 (2.68%) CSS3
5 2 (1.79%) XML
5 2 (1.79%) Application Packaging
5 2 (1.79%) Ajax
6 1 (0.89%) WDF
6 1 (0.89%) WinForms
6 1 (0.89%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.07%) EPoS
2 7 (6.25%) EqualLogic
3 4 (3.57%) Replication
3 4 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.68%) CMDB
4 3 (2.68%) Clustering
4 3 (2.68%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.68%) AS400
5 2 (1.79%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.79%) FMCG
5 2 (1.79%) User Experience
6 1 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.89%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 44 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 32 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (16.96%) Windows XP
3 19 (16.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (15.18%) Linux
5 14 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 9 (8.04%) UNIX
7 3 (2.68%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.68%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.68%) Android
8 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.89%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.89%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (9.82%) Mentoring
2 10 (8.93%) Migration
3 9 (8.04%) ITIL
4 8 (7.14%) Coaching
5 6 (5.36%) ERP
5 6 (5.36%) Project Management
5 6 (5.36%) Service Delivery
5 6 (5.36%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (4.46%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.57%) Identity Management
8 3 (2.68%) Time Management
8 3 (2.68%) Waterfall
8 3 (2.68%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (2.68%) Test Planning
8 3 (2.68%) Configuration Management
8 3 (2.68%) OOP
8 3 (2.68%) OO
9 2 (1.79%) CRM
9 2 (1.79%) Service Management
9 2 (1.79%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (39.29%) SQL
2 13 (11.61%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.57%) PHP
3 4 (3.57%) C#
3 4 (3.57%) Java
4 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.89%) Embedded C
5 1 (0.89%) C
5 1 (0.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 32 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (25.00%) MCSE
2 28 (25.00%) MCITP
3 13 (11.61%) MCTS
4 8 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (4.46%) MCP
6 4 (3.57%) NCDA
6 4 (3.57%) NCIE
6 4 (3.57%) VCAP
7 3 (2.68%) Degree
7 3 (2.68%) MCSA
7 3 (2.68%) CCNA
7 3 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.89%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.89%) VCP4
9 1 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.93%) SLA
2 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.89%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 34 (30.36%) Active Directory
2 27 (24.11%) Hyper-V
3 13 (11.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (8.04%) Forefront TMG
5 7 (6.25%) XenApp
5 7 (6.25%) XenDesktop
5 7 (6.25%) vSphere
5 7 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 7 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (5.36%) VMware Server
6 6 (5.36%) XenServer
7 1 (0.89%) Firmware
7 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.46%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.57%) SCVMM
4 3 (2.68%) SCCM
5 2 (1.79%) SCOM
6 1 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 50 (44.64%) Microsoft
2 31 (27.68%) VMware
3 11 (9.82%) Retalix
3 11 (9.82%) Dell
4 8 (7.14%) Symantec
4 8 (7.14%) Veeam
5 7 (6.25%) NetApp
5 7 (6.25%) PlateSpin
5 7 (6.25%) Citrix
5 7 (6.25%) HP
6 6 (5.36%) Cisco
6 6 (5.36%) EMC
7 4 (3.57%) Perforce
7 4 (3.57%) Talend
8 2 (1.79%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.79%) Remedy
9 1 (0.89%) McAfee
9 1 (0.89%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.89%) SonicWALL
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum, Benefits: Pension + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Health, Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago