The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leighton Buzzard region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 4.76% 25.00% 41.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 13
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Windows
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leighton Buzzard region.

Operating Systems Category
Leighton Buzzard
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 4.76% 25.00% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 13
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Leighton Buzzard

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Leighton Buzzard region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Leighton Buzzard

Windows
Salary Trend in Leighton Buzzard

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Leighton Buzzard region.

Windows Salary Trend in Leighton Buzzard

Windows
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leighton Buzzard 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) CAD

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leighton Buzzard 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CAD
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
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