The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Marlow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 9 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 36.00% 18.52% 28.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 90.00% 93.75% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 18
Average salary £28,000 £29,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.27% -41.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £49,500 £61,500
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 Marlow region.

Operating Systems Category
Marlow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 40.00% 19.75% 30.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 19
Average salary £35,000 £26,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -54.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £61,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

Windows
Salary Trend in Marlow

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

Windows Salary Trend in Marlow

Windows
Salary Histogram in Marlow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Marlow region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Marlow

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Marlow

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Marlow 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 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
4 6 (37.50%) Cisco
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (37.50%) VMware
5 5 (31.25%) MCTS
5 5 (31.25%) MCITP
5 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (31.25%) Firewall
5 5 (31.25%) Migration
5 5 (31.25%) MCSE
5 5 (31.25%) ISO 9000
5 5 (31.25%) Office 365
5 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
5 5 (31.25%) Forefront TMG
5 5 (31.25%) Lync
6 4 (25.00%) MS Office
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (25.00%) VLAN
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Marlow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Marlow 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 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (31.25%) Lync
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) VLAN
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (18.75%) Wireless
3 3 (18.75%) LAN
3 3 (18.75%) WAN
3 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 2 (12.50%) VPN
4 2 (12.50%) DNS
4 2 (12.50%) Internet
4 2 (12.50%) MPLS
4 2 (12.50%) DHCP
4 2 (12.50%) PBX
4 2 (12.50%) VoIP
4 2 (12.50%) VPLS
4 2 (12.50%) ADSL
5 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Network Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
5 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 2 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (6.25%) CentOS
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (12.50%) OpenUP
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Service Management
3 2 (12.50%) Process Management
4 1 (6.25%) DNA
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (31.25%) MCTS
2 5 (31.25%) MCITP
2 5 (31.25%) MCSE
3 3 (18.75%) CCIE
3 3 (18.75%) CCNP
3 3 (18.75%) CCNA
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) ISO 9000
1 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 5 (31.25%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) BT
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Avaya
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat