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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 248 154 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 22.30% 14.77% 20.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.47% 71.30% 67.04%
Number of salaries quoted 179 126 208
Average salary £32,500 £35,245 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.78% -2.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,250 £51,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,600 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -1.11%
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
347 216 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 31.21% 20.71% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 254 179 324
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 19 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 192 (47.88%) Microsoft
2 133 (33.17%) Active Directory
3 118 (29.43%) SQL
4 102 (25.44%) SQL Server
5 98 (24.44%) Linux
6 96 (23.94%) UNIX
7 93 (23.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 92 (22.94%) MS Excel
9 90 (22.44%) ITIL
10 86 (21.45%) Windows Server 2003
11 81 (20.20%) Windows XP
12 76 (18.95%) Windows 7
13 73 (18.20%) MS Office
14 61 (15.21%) Oracle
15 59 (14.71%) Degree
16 57 (14.21%) Finance
17 56 (13.97%) SLA
18 55 (13.72%) MS Exchange
19 54 (13.47%) Windows Server 2012
20 52 (12.97%) HTML
21 50 (12.47%) .NET
21 50 (12.47%) Microsoft Certification
22 48 (11.97%) VMware
23 46 (11.47%) Analytical Skills
24 43 (10.72%) Change Management
24 43 (10.72%) Firewall
25 42 (10.47%) Citrix
26 41 (10.22%) C#
27 40 (9.98%) Java
28 39 (9.73%) Security Cleared

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 55 (13.72%) MS Exchange
2 35 (8.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2007
3 27 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2003
4 25 (6.23%) IIS
5 22 (5.49%) SharePoint
6 14 (3.49%) Oracle Application Server
6 14 (3.49%) Oracle 10gAS
6 14 (3.49%) Lync
7 12 (2.99%) Apache
8 11 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (2.49%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (2.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 9 (2.24%) SAS
10 9 (2.24%) IBM Notes
11 8 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (1.50%) Office Communications Server
13 5 (1.25%) WebSphere
14 4 (1.00%) Tomcat
14 4 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 92 (22.94%) MS Excel
2 73 (18.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.25%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.74%) Office 365
2 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.00%) SaaS
3 2 (0.50%) IaaS
4 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (10.72%) Firewall
2 36 (8.98%) SAN
3 25 (6.23%) LAN
4 22 (5.49%) WAN
5 16 (3.99%) TCP/IP
6 15 (3.74%) DNS
7 14 (3.49%) HTTP
8 13 (3.24%) VPN
9 11 (2.74%) Internet
10 10 (2.49%) DHCP
11 8 (2.00%) Network Security
11 8 (2.00%) iSCSI
11 8 (2.00%) NAS
12 7 (1.75%) Wireless
13 6 (1.50%) VoIP
14 5 (1.25%) Cisco IPT
14 5 (1.25%) SSL
15 4 (1.00%) Cisco IOS
15 4 (1.00%) ADSL
16 3 (0.75%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (25.44%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.23%) Oracle Database
3 28 (6.98%) Relational Database
4 25 (6.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (5.99%) Oracle Database 10g
6 23 (5.74%) MySQL
7 19 (4.74%) RDBMS
8 14 (3.49%) Oracle Discoverer
9 13 (3.24%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (3.24%) DB2
10 10 (2.49%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (2.24%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (2.00%) PowerCenter
12 8 (2.00%) BusinessObjects XI
13 6 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
14 5 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 2 (0.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (4.99%) Oracle Forms
2 17 (4.24%) NUnit
3 14 (3.49%) Toad
3 14 (3.49%) JDeveloper
3 14 (3.49%) TestDirector
3 14 (3.49%) Visual Studio
3 14 (3.49%) PVCS
4 12 (2.99%) MSTest
5 10 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (2.24%) Rhino Mocks
6 9 (2.24%) Moq
7 6 (1.50%) JMeter
7 6 (1.50%) Subversion
8 4 (1.00%) Ant
8 4 (1.00%) Hudson
8 4 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.75%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.75%) JUnit
9 3 (0.75%) JIRA
9 3 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 57 (14.21%) Finance
2 34 (8.48%) Retail
3 11 (2.74%) Banking
4 8 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.75%) Games
6 6 (1.50%) German Language
6 6 (1.50%) Spanish Language
7 5 (1.25%) French Language
8 4 (1.00%) Italian Language
8 4 (1.00%) Legal
9 3 (0.75%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.75%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.25%) Automotive
10 1 (0.25%) Back Office
10 1 (0.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 106 (26.43%) Analyst
2 62 (15.46%) Developer
3 51 (12.72%) Support Analyst
4 29 (7.23%) Consultant
4 29 (7.23%) Administrator
5 28 (6.98%) Service Analyst
5 28 (6.98%) Service Desk Analyst
6 23 (5.74%) Software Developer
7 22 (5.49%) Support Engineer
8 21 (5.24%) Applications Support
9 20 (4.99%) Help Desk Analyst
9 20 (4.99%) .NET Developer
10 18 (4.49%) 2nd Line Support
11 16 (3.99%) Help Desk Support
11 16 (3.99%) Monitoring Specialist
12 14 (3.49%) 3rd Line Support
13 13 (3.24%) 1st Line Support
13 13 (3.24%) Systems Engineer
14 12 (2.99%) Infrastructure Manager
14 12 (2.99%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (12.97%) HTML
2 50 (12.47%) .NET
3 38 (9.48%) ASP.NET
4 24 (5.99%) WPF
5 22 (5.49%) jQuery
5 22 (5.49%) WinForms
6 19 (4.74%) Ajax
6 19 (4.74%) CSS
6 19 (4.74%) Web Services
6 19 (4.74%) WCF
7 17 (4.24%) XML
8 15 (3.74%) JSON
9 14 (3.49%) Oracle ADF
10 12 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (2.49%) HTML5
11 10 (2.49%) .NET Framework
12 9 (2.24%) Silverlight
12 9 (2.24%) Spring.NET
12 9 (2.24%) Unity DI Container
12 9 (2.24%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 46 (11.47%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (7.73%) Computer Science
3 26 (6.48%) Blackberry
4 19 (4.74%) Clustering
5 11 (2.74%) Mainframe
6 10 (2.49%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.49%) Mathematics
6 10 (2.49%) Physics
7 9 (2.24%) Tandem
7 9 (2.24%) Inversion of Control
8 7 (1.75%) EPoS
9 6 (1.50%) Replication
10 5 (1.25%) EqualLogic
10 5 (1.25%) iPhone
11 4 (1.00%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.00%) PKI
12 3 (0.75%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.75%) User Experience
13 2 (0.50%) LPAR
13 2 (0.50%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 98 (24.44%) Linux
2 96 (23.94%) UNIX
3 93 (23.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 86 (21.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 81 (20.20%) Windows XP
6 76 (18.95%) Windows 7
7 54 (13.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (6.98%) Solaris
9 26 (6.48%) Windows 8
10 17 (4.24%) Windows Vista
11 13 (3.24%) Android
12 12 (2.99%) AIX
13 7 (1.75%) Windows 2000
13 7 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
14 6 (1.50%) Windows NT
14 6 (1.50%) Apple iOS
15 5 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 4 (1.00%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.50%) HPUX
18 1 (0.25%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (22.44%) ITIL
2 43 (10.72%) Change Management
3 33 (8.23%) Incident Management
4 32 (7.98%) Migration
5 25 (6.23%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (6.23%) Mentoring
6 23 (5.74%) PRINCE2
7 20 (4.99%) Time Management
8 19 (4.74%) OO
8 19 (4.74%) Data Analysis
8 19 (4.74%) MVC
9 17 (4.24%) Scrum
9 17 (4.24%) UML
10 16 (3.99%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (3.99%) TDD
10 16 (3.99%) Capacity Planning
11 14 (3.49%) Project Management
11 14 (3.49%) RAD
11 14 (3.49%) SSADM
11 14 (3.49%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 118 (29.43%) SQL
2 41 (10.22%) C#
3 40 (9.98%) Java
4 38 (9.48%) JavaScript
5 26 (6.48%) PowerShell
6 25 (6.23%) T-SQL
7 24 (5.99%) C++
8 20 (4.99%) PL/SQL
9 17 (4.24%) Shell Script
10 16 (3.99%) VB.NET
11 14 (3.49%) VB
11 14 (3.49%) C
12 12 (2.99%) PHP
12 12 (2.99%) Python
13 9 (2.24%) VBScript
14 4 (1.00%) Perl
14 4 (1.00%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.50%) VB6
15 2 (0.50%) Ruby
16 1 (0.25%) XAML
Qualifications
1 59 (14.71%) Degree
2 50 (12.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (9.73%) Security Cleared
4 34 (8.48%) SC Cleared
5 23 (5.74%) MCSE
6 16 (3.99%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (2.74%) CCNP
7 11 (2.74%) CCNA
8 9 (2.24%) MCITP
9 8 (2.00%) HND
9 8 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (1.75%) MCP
10 7 (1.75%) MCSA
10 7 (1.75%) PhD
11 5 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.25%) ISEB
12 4 (1.00%) MCTS
13 3 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.75%) DV Cleared
13 3 (0.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (13.97%) SLA
2 3 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (0.75%) QA
3 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 133 (33.17%) Active Directory
2 34 (8.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (7.48%) Hyper-V
4 18 (4.49%) XenApp
5 12 (2.99%) VMware ESX
6 11 (2.74%) ISA Server
7 10 (2.49%) vSphere
8 9 (2.24%) Terminal Services
9 6 (1.50%) Forefront TMG
9 6 (1.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 6 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.50%) XenDesktop
10 4 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (1.00%) UAG
10 4 (1.00%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.75%) XenServer
12 2 (0.50%) KVM
13 1 (0.25%) Xen
13 1 (0.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 38 (9.48%) SCOM
2 32 (7.98%) Tivoli
3 22 (5.49%) Netcool
3 22 (5.49%) SCCM
4 16 (3.99%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 16 (3.99%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 10 (2.49%) Backup Exec
5 10 (2.49%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 9 (2.24%) BladeLogic
7 7 (1.75%) WSUS
7 7 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (1.25%) SCVMM
9 4 (1.00%) Data Guard
9 4 (1.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (1.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 3 (0.75%) SCSM
10 3 (0.75%) SCDPM
11 2 (0.50%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.50%) Vagrant
11 2 (0.50%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 192 (47.88%) Microsoft
2 61 (15.21%) Oracle
3 48 (11.97%) VMware
4 42 (10.47%) Citrix
5 35 (8.73%) IBM
6 30 (7.48%) Cisco
7 25 (6.23%) HP
8 23 (5.74%) Remedy
9 15 (3.74%) Symantec
10 14 (3.49%) Serena
10 14 (3.49%) Sybase
11 11 (2.74%) Business Objects
11 11 (2.74%) SAP
12 9 (2.24%) Lotus
13 8 (2.00%) Informatica
14 7 (1.75%) NetApp
14 7 (1.75%) Dell
14 7 (1.75%) Mitel
14 7 (1.75%) Sencha
15 6 (1.50%) Intel
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Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 per annum + Parking pension childcare vouchers, BUPA
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IT Executive Ltd
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Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
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Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
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IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Profit share
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ComputAppoint
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits.
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Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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