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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 197 153 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.89% 13.54% 20.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.70% 50.83% 72.69%
Number of salaries quoted 142 126 156
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -1.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 Milton Keynes region.

Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
330 301 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.27% 26.64% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 247 249 224
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 31 August 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 156 (40.21%) Microsoft
2 136 (35.05%) Active Directory
3 108 (27.84%) SQL
3 108 (27.84%) ITIL
4 100 (25.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 96 (24.74%) SQL Server
6 87 (22.42%) C#
7 86 (22.16%) Linux
8 80 (20.62%) MS Excel
9 79 (20.36%) .NET
10 78 (20.10%) VMware
11 76 (19.59%) Cisco
12 73 (18.81%) Finance
13 69 (17.78%) MS Exchange
14 66 (17.01%) SLA
15 64 (16.49%) Hyper-V
16 63 (16.24%) Security Cleared
16 63 (16.24%) Microsoft Certification
17 61 (15.72%) SC Cleared
18 59 (15.21%) IIS
19 56 (14.43%) PowerShell
20 55 (14.18%) Degree
20 55 (14.18%) SharePoint
20 55 (14.18%) Windows Server 2003
21 53 (13.66%) VMware Infrastructure
22 49 (12.63%) Change Management
22 49 (12.63%) Windows Server 2012
23 48 (12.37%) Exchange Server 2010
24 47 (12.11%) Agile Software Development
25 46 (11.86%) Windows 7

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 69 (17.78%) MS Exchange
2 59 (15.21%) IIS
3 55 (14.18%) SharePoint
4 48 (12.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 26 (6.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 25 (6.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 24 (6.19%) Apache
8 23 (5.93%) SharePoint 2013
9 17 (4.38%) Tomcat
10 16 (4.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 15 (3.87%) Office Communications Server
11 15 (3.87%) Lync
12 10 (2.58%) SAS
13 9 (2.32%) JBoss
13 9 (2.32%) WebSphere
13 9 (2.32%) IBM HTTP Server
14 7 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
15 5 (1.29%) Apache ServiceMix
15 5 (1.29%) nginx
15 5 (1.29%) Moodle
Applications
1 80 (20.62%) MS Excel
2 45 (11.60%) MS Office
3 7 (1.80%) PowerPivot
4 5 (1.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (1.29%) Adobe Captivate
4 5 (1.29%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.29%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.77%) MFGPRO
1 3 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.52%) Cognos Controller
2 2 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 40 (10.31%) Office 365
2 6 (1.55%) SaaS
3 5 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.52%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.73%) Firewall
2 26 (6.70%) SAN
3 25 (6.44%) DNS
4 24 (6.19%) VPN
5 17 (4.38%) DHCP
6 16 (4.12%) LAN
6 16 (4.12%) WAN
7 14 (3.61%) iSCSI
7 14 (3.61%) Fibre Channel
8 11 (2.84%) TCP/IP
9 8 (2.06%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (1.55%) Network Security
10 6 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (1.55%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (1.55%) Internet
10 6 (1.55%) Kerberos
10 6 (1.55%) SNMP
11 4 (1.03%) ATM
11 4 (1.03%) Wireless
11 4 (1.03%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (24.74%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (6.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (4.12%) BusinessObjects
5 15 (3.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (2.84%) MySQL
7 11 (2.84%) DB2
8 9 (2.32%) PowerCenter
8 9 (2.32%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (2.32%) Oracle Database
8 9 (2.32%) BusinessObjects XI
9 8 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (0.77%) Big Data
14 2 (0.52%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 31 (7.99%) Visual Studio
2 13 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (2.58%) Jenkins
4 9 (2.32%) TeamCity
4 9 (2.32%) MSTest
4 9 (2.32%) NUnit
5 8 (2.06%) Rhino Mocks
5 8 (2.06%) Moq
6 6 (1.55%) Subversion
6 6 (1.55%) Git (software)
6 6 (1.55%) Xcode
6 6 (1.55%) Android Studio
7 5 (1.29%) Apache Ivy
7 5 (1.29%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.77%) Introscope
8 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.52%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.26%) JUnit
10 1 (0.26%) JMeter
General
1 73 (18.81%) Finance
2 31 (7.99%) Retail
3 25 (6.44%) Law
4 20 (5.15%) Banking
5 15 (3.87%) Electronics
5 15 (3.87%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.32%) Games
7 8 (2.06%) Retail Banking
8 7 (1.80%) Legal
9 6 (1.55%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.77%) Marketing
10 3 (0.77%) French Language
10 3 (0.77%) German Language
10 3 (0.77%) Hindi Language
10 3 (0.77%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 117 (30.15%) Analyst
2 64 (16.49%) Developer
3 52 (13.40%) Support Analyst
4 43 (11.08%) 2nd Line Support
5 31 (7.99%) .NET Developer
6 23 (5.93%) Software Engineer
7 20 (5.15%) C# Developer
7 20 (5.15%) Administrator
8 19 (4.90%) Systems Engineer
9 17 (4.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 17 (4.38%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (4.12%) Support Engineer
11 15 (3.87%) Software Developer
11 15 (3.87%) Service Desk Analyst
11 15 (3.87%) Service Analyst
11 15 (3.87%) IT Support
12 14 (3.61%) C++ Software Engineer
12 14 (3.61%) 1st Line Support
13 12 (3.09%) Desktop Support
13 12 (3.09%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (20.36%) .NET
2 33 (8.51%) HTML
3 28 (7.22%) jQuery
3 28 (7.22%) ASP.NET
4 26 (6.70%) WPF
5 22 (5.67%) CSS
6 21 (5.41%) HTML5
7 19 (4.90%) WCF
8 18 (4.64%) Web Services
9 16 (4.12%) WinForms
10 15 (3.87%) .NET Framework
10 15 (3.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (3.09%) Entity Framework
11 12 (3.09%) AngularJS
12 10 (2.58%) XML
13 9 (2.32%) CSS3
13 9 (2.32%) SAP XI
13 9 (2.32%) Silverlight
14 8 (2.06%) Spring.NET
14 8 (2.06%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.08%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (10.05%) Computer Science
3 34 (8.76%) Clustering
4 30 (7.73%) Blackberry
5 29 (7.47%) Mathematics
6 28 (7.22%) Replication
7 24 (6.19%) Physics
7 24 (6.19%) Statistics
8 18 (4.64%) Data Centre
9 16 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (3.61%) User Experience
10 14 (3.61%) Artificial Intelligence
11 12 (3.09%) Client/Server
11 12 (3.09%) EPoS
11 12 (3.09%) Enterprise Storage
12 8 (2.06%) Mobile App
12 8 (2.06%) Inversion of Control
12 8 (2.06%) Social Network
13 7 (1.80%) W3C
13 7 (1.80%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 100 (25.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 86 (22.16%) Linux
3 55 (14.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 49 (12.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 46 (11.86%) Windows 7
6 45 (11.60%) Windows XP
7 39 (10.05%) UNIX
8 27 (6.96%) Windows 8
9 21 (5.41%) Android
10 16 (4.12%) Windows Mobile
11 10 (2.58%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.55%) Windows Vista
12 6 (1.55%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.77%) AIX
13 3 (0.77%) Solaris
14 2 (0.52%) Debian
14 2 (0.52%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.52%) CentOS
15 1 (0.26%) OpenVMS
15 1 (0.26%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (27.84%) ITIL
2 49 (12.63%) Change Management
3 47 (12.11%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (10.57%) Incident Management
5 38 (9.79%) Mentoring
6 29 (7.47%) Scrum
7 28 (7.22%) Software Engineering
8 27 (6.96%) Performance Tuning
9 24 (6.19%) Root Cause Analysis
10 23 (5.93%) Performance Monitoring
11 21 (5.41%) Service Delivery
12 20 (5.15%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (4.38%) Web Development
13 17 (4.38%) Time Management
14 16 (4.12%) MVVM
15 15 (3.87%) Image Processing
15 15 (3.87%) Disaster Recovery
15 15 (3.87%) MVC
16 14 (3.61%) Capacity Planning
17 13 (3.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (27.84%) SQL
2 87 (22.42%) C#
3 56 (14.43%) PowerShell
4 41 (10.57%) JavaScript
5 30 (7.73%) Java
6 29 (7.47%) C++
7 27 (6.96%) T-SQL
8 21 (5.41%) Python
9 18 (4.64%) Shell Script
10 17 (4.38%) PHP
11 15 (3.87%) VB.NET
12 12 (3.09%) C
13 11 (2.84%) Bash Shell
14 10 (2.58%) VB
15 7 (1.80%) Objective-C
16 6 (1.55%) Apple Swift
16 6 (1.55%) Ruby
17 5 (1.29%) VB6
17 5 (1.29%) Perl
18 3 (0.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 63 (16.24%) Microsoft Certification
1 63 (16.24%) Security Cleared
2 61 (15.72%) SC Cleared
3 55 (14.18%) Degree
4 36 (9.28%) MCSA
5 31 (7.99%) MCSE
6 21 (5.41%) PhD
7 20 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (5.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 20 (5.15%) MCITP
8 16 (4.12%) MCP
9 15 (3.87%) CCNA
10 13 (3.35%) DV Cleared
11 11 (2.84%) CCNP
12 6 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.77%) A+ Certification
13 3 (0.77%) CEH
13 3 (0.77%) GREM
14 2 (0.52%) Server+ Certification
14 2 (0.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (17.01%) SLA
2 6 (1.55%) WCAG
2 6 (1.55%) Section 508
3 1 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 136 (35.05%) Active Directory
2 64 (16.49%) Hyper-V
3 53 (13.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (7.22%) UAG
5 23 (5.93%) Forefront TMG
5 23 (5.93%) ISA Server
6 14 (3.61%) NFS
7 5 (1.29%) vSphere
8 2 (0.52%) XenApp
8 2 (0.52%) XenServer
8 2 (0.52%) Samba
8 2 (0.52%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (1.55%) SCOM
2 5 (1.29%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.29%) SCCM
2 5 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.03%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (1.03%) HP SIM
3 4 (1.03%) Puppet
3 4 (1.03%) Nagios
3 4 (1.03%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.77%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (0.77%) CA Wily
4 3 (0.77%) Opsview
4 3 (0.77%) vMotion
5 2 (0.52%) WMI
5 2 (0.52%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.26%) WSUS
6 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.26%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 156 (40.21%) Microsoft
2 78 (20.10%) VMware
3 76 (19.59%) Cisco
4 40 (10.31%) Oracle
5 37 (9.54%) Citrix
6 29 (7.47%) HP
7 28 (7.22%) Computacenter
8 25 (6.44%) Symantec
9 23 (5.93%) Websense
10 21 (5.41%) 3PAR
11 20 (5.15%) NetApp
11 20 (5.15%) EMC
12 18 (4.64%) Brocade
13 17 (4.38%) SAP
14 14 (3.61%) Remedy
15 12 (3.09%) Hitachi
16 10 (2.58%) Apple
17 9 (2.32%) Informatica
18 8 (2.06%) Juniper
18 8 (2.06%) Tableau
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Resourcing Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 35-40k plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Profit share
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Searchability
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Profit share
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 per annum + 15% shift allowance
Posted: 21 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £13.00 per hour + £23,000 per annum once permanent
Posted: 24 days ago
Milton Keynes
White Clarke Group
Salary: £25-38 dependant on experience
Posted: 25 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £18k - 24.5k per year
Posted: 26 days ago