The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 7 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 210 204 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.18% 16.18% 18.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.67% 64.35% 77.24%
Number of salaries quoted 159 156 185
Average salary £35,500 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.39% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,664 £27,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 Milton Keynes region.

Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
293 317 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.98% 25.14% 23.74%
Number of salaries quoted 221 232 242
Average salary £35,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.47% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,408 £28,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £54,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Windows
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Windows Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Windows
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

1 220 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 162 (35.76%) Active Directory
3 115 (25.39%) Linux
4 112 (24.72%) ITIL
5 101 (22.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 100 (22.08%) MS Excel
7 99 (21.85%) SQL Server
8 90 (19.87%) VMware
9 88 (19.43%) SQL
10 82 (18.10%) UNIX
11 81 (17.88%) MS Exchange
12 76 (16.78%) Windows Server 2003
13 72 (15.89%) Degree
14 71 (15.67%) Windows 7
15 69 (15.23%) Citrix
15 69 (15.23%) Windows Server 2012
15 69 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
16 62 (13.69%) Exchange Server 2010
16 62 (13.69%) SLA
17 61 (13.47%) Windows XP
18 60 (13.25%) MS Office
19 58 (12.80%) Change Management
20 55 (12.14%) VMware Infrastructure
21 54 (11.92%) Security Cleared
21 54 (11.92%) Hyper-V
22 52 (11.48%) Finance
22 52 (11.48%) Java
23 51 (11.26%) Cisco
23 51 (11.26%) Exchange Server 2007
24 50 (11.04%) SC Cleared

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 81 (17.88%) MS Exchange
2 62 (13.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 51 (11.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 42 (9.27%) SharePoint
5 37 (8.17%) IIS
6 25 (5.52%) Apache
6 25 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 21 (4.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 20 (4.42%) SharePoint 2013
9 19 (4.19%) Lync
10 17 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
11 15 (3.31%) Tomcat
12 11 (2.43%) WebSphere
13 10 (2.21%) CMS
13 10 (2.21%) JBoss
14 9 (1.99%) IBM Notes
14 9 (1.99%) SAS
14 9 (1.99%) BizTalk Server
15 8 (1.77%) Apache ServiceMix
15 8 (1.77%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 100 (22.08%) MS Excel
2 60 (13.25%) MS Office
3 6 (1.32%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.10%) Adobe Captivate
4 5 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.66%) Agresso
2 1 (0.22%) MFGPRO
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.22%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.86%) Office 365
2 9 (1.99%) SaaS
3 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (10.82%) Firewall
2 41 (9.05%) SAN
3 25 (5.52%) DNS
4 24 (5.30%) WAN
5 20 (4.42%) LAN
6 19 (4.19%) TCP/IP
7 17 (3.75%) DHCP
8 14 (3.09%) VPN
9 10 (2.21%) SSL
9 10 (2.21%) VoIP
9 10 (2.21%) Wireless
10 9 (1.99%) Network Security
10 9 (1.99%) iSCSI
10 9 (1.99%) NetScaler
11 8 (1.77%) NAS
12 7 (1.55%) Cisco IPT
13 6 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
13 6 (1.32%) 802.11
13 6 (1.32%) HTTP
14 5 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (21.85%) SQL Server
2 33 (7.28%) MySQL
3 28 (6.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (4.19%) Oracle Database
5 12 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (2.21%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (1.99%) PowerCenter
7 9 (1.99%) DB2
7 9 (1.99%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.99%) BusinessObjects XI
8 8 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (0.88%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.66%) Oracle Discoverer
11 3 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (3.31%) Visual Studio
1 15 (3.31%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (2.65%) Jenkins
3 11 (2.43%) NUnit
4 10 (2.21%) MSTest
5 9 (1.99%) Git (software)
5 9 (1.99%) Subversion
5 9 (1.99%) JMeter
6 7 (1.55%) JIRA
6 7 (1.55%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.32%) Rhino Mocks
7 6 (1.32%) Moq
7 6 (1.32%) Trac
8 5 (1.10%) Android Studio
8 5 (1.10%) Xcode
8 5 (1.10%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (0.88%) JUnit
9 4 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.66%) JDeveloper
10 3 (0.66%) TestDirector
General
1 52 (11.48%) Finance
2 37 (8.17%) Retail
3 14 (3.09%) Banking
4 10 (2.21%) Law
5 9 (1.99%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.77%) Spanish Language
7 6 (1.32%) German Language
8 5 (1.10%) French Language
9 4 (0.88%) Italian Language
10 3 (0.66%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.44%) Games
11 2 (0.44%) Electronics
11 2 (0.44%) Marketing
12 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.22%) Automotive
12 1 (0.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 125 (27.59%) Analyst
2 47 (10.38%) Developer
3 46 (10.15%) Support Analyst
4 43 (9.49%) Service Analyst
4 43 (9.49%) Service Desk Analyst
5 32 (7.06%) Administrator
6 24 (5.30%) Consultant
7 23 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support
8 18 (3.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (3.53%) Systems Engineer
9 16 (3.53%) Infrastructure Manager
9 16 (3.53%) Monitoring Specialist
10 15 (3.31%) Software Developer
10 15 (3.31%) Software Engineer
10 15 (3.31%) Help Desk Analyst
11 14 (3.09%) Support Engineer
12 12 (2.65%) 1st Line Support
12 12 (2.65%) 3rd Line Support
12 12 (2.65%) Applications Support
12 12 (2.65%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (11.04%) .NET
2 35 (7.73%) HTML
3 29 (6.40%) ASP.NET
4 19 (4.19%) WCF
5 17 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (3.53%) WPF
6 16 (3.53%) jQuery
7 15 (3.31%) CSS
8 14 (3.09%) XML
8 14 (3.09%) LAMP
9 13 (2.87%) Middleware
9 13 (2.87%) HTML5
10 12 (2.65%) .NET Framework
11 9 (1.99%) Web Services
11 9 (1.99%) SAP XI
12 8 (1.77%) Ajax
13 7 (1.55%) WinForms
13 7 (1.55%) Oracle Fusion
13 7 (1.55%) Ninject
14 6 (1.32%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 69 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (7.95%) Computer Science
3 35 (7.73%) Clustering
4 32 (7.06%) Blackberry
5 16 (3.53%) Mainframe
6 14 (3.09%) Replication
7 13 (2.87%) Client/Server
8 10 (2.21%) User Experience
8 10 (2.21%) EqualLogic
9 9 (1.99%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.77%) Mathematics
11 7 (1.55%) Physics
11 7 (1.55%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.55%) W3C
11 7 (1.55%) PKI
12 6 (1.32%) Graphic Design
12 6 (1.32%) Tandem
12 6 (1.32%) EPoS
12 6 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
13 5 (1.10%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 115 (25.39%) Linux
2 101 (22.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 82 (18.10%) UNIX
4 76 (16.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 71 (15.67%) Windows 7
6 69 (15.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 61 (13.47%) Windows XP
8 26 (5.74%) Windows 8
9 23 (5.08%) Android
10 21 (4.64%) Apple iOS
11 20 (4.42%) Solaris
12 17 (3.75%) Windows Vista
13 14 (3.09%) AIX
14 9 (1.99%) Windows 2000 Server
14 9 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (1.55%) Windows Mobile
16 6 (1.32%) HPUX
16 6 (1.32%) Windows 2000
16 6 (1.32%) Windows NT
17 5 (1.10%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (24.72%) ITIL
2 58 (12.80%) Change Management
3 44 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (9.05%) Incident Management
5 34 (7.51%) Mentoring
6 32 (7.06%) Migration
7 30 (6.62%) Time Management
8 28 (6.18%) Disaster Recovery
9 22 (4.86%) Service Delivery
10 21 (4.64%) MVC
10 21 (4.64%) Scrum
10 21 (4.64%) OO
11 19 (4.19%) Data Analysis
11 19 (4.19%) Performance Monitoring
12 17 (3.75%) Software Engineering
12 17 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (3.31%) Performance Tuning
14 14 (3.09%) Capacity Planning
14 14 (3.09%) Web Development
15 12 (2.65%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (19.43%) SQL
2 52 (11.48%) Java
3 50 (11.04%) C#
4 45 (9.93%) PowerShell
5 33 (7.28%) JavaScript
6 29 (6.40%) C++
7 27 (5.96%) PHP
8 26 (5.74%) Shell Script
9 25 (5.52%) C
10 13 (2.87%) VB
11 12 (2.65%) Python
12 10 (2.21%) VB.NET
12 10 (2.21%) Objective-C
13 8 (1.77%) Ruby
14 7 (1.55%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.55%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.32%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.10%) XAML
17 4 (0.88%) VBScript
18 3 (0.66%) VB6
Qualifications
1 72 (15.89%) Degree
2 54 (11.92%) Security Cleared
3 50 (11.04%) SC Cleared
3 50 (11.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (5.52%) MCSE
5 19 (4.19%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (3.97%) MCSA
7 17 (3.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 15 (3.31%) MCP
9 14 (3.09%) CCNA
10 10 (2.21%) CCNP
11 9 (1.99%) DV Cleared
12 6 (1.32%) CWNA
12 6 (1.32%) HND
12 6 (1.32%) MCDST
13 5 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (1.10%) VCP5
14 4 (0.88%) JNCIA
15 3 (0.66%) A+ Certification
15 3 (0.66%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (13.69%) SLA
2 5 (1.10%) WCAG
2 5 (1.10%) Section 508
3 4 (0.88%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.44%) QA
5 1 (0.22%) HL7
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 162 (35.76%) Active Directory
2 55 (12.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (11.92%) Hyper-V
4 24 (5.30%) XenApp
5 22 (4.86%) VMware ESX
6 20 (4.42%) vSphere
7 15 (3.31%) Terminal Services
8 14 (3.09%) ISA Server
9 10 (2.21%) XenServer
10 9 (1.99%) Forefront TMG
10 9 (1.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 8 (1.77%) XenDesktop
12 7 (1.55%) UAG
12 7 (1.55%) Xen
13 5 (1.10%) NFS
14 4 (0.88%) Samba
15 3 (0.66%) Firmware
16 2 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
17 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
17 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 43 (9.49%) SCOM
2 35 (7.73%) Tivoli
3 29 (6.40%) SCCM
4 23 (5.08%) Netcool
5 16 (3.53%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 16 (3.53%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 12 (2.65%) BladeLogic
6 12 (2.65%) WSUS
6 12 (2.65%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 10 (2.21%) Backup Exec
8 7 (1.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 7 (1.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 7 (1.55%) Puppet
9 6 (1.32%) SCVMM
10 5 (1.10%) HP Data Protector
10 5 (1.10%) Vagrant
11 4 (0.88%) SCDPM
11 4 (0.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 4 (0.88%) WMI
11 4 (0.88%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 220 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 90 (19.87%) VMware
3 69 (15.23%) Citrix
4 51 (11.26%) Cisco
5 43 (9.49%) Oracle
6 42 (9.27%) HP
7 32 (7.06%) IBM
8 23 (5.08%) Remedy
9 20 (4.42%) Intel
10 16 (3.53%) Red Hat
11 15 (3.31%) Symantec
12 12 (2.65%) Business Objects
12 12 (2.65%) Mitel
13 11 (2.43%) SAP
14 9 (1.99%) Lotus
14 9 (1.99%) McAfee
14 9 (1.99%) Informatica
15 7 (1.55%) NetApp
15 7 (1.55%) EMC
15 7 (1.55%) Juniper
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Outsource UK
Salary: Negotiable + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Premier IT
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £44k - 45k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £48000.00 - £66000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35-45K + benefits + flexible workin
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ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Searchability
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive Salary + Core & Voluntary benefits - flexible benefits
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Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £43k - 45k per year
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + 6K Bonus+Pension+Life assurance
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Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £26 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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