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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 184 190 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.82% 16.52% 20.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.74% 57.75% 65.48%
Number of salaries quoted 137 151 174
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
298 329 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.77% 28.61% 30.60%
Number of salaries quoted 237 264 284
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 167 (42.28%) Microsoft
2 142 (35.95%) Active Directory
3 102 (25.82%) ITIL
4 96 (24.30%) SQL
5 90 (22.78%) VMware
6 88 (22.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 83 (21.01%) Linux
8 82 (20.76%) C#
8 82 (20.76%) Cisco
9 79 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 78 (19.75%) SQL Server
11 74 (18.73%) MS Exchange
12 70 (17.72%) .NET
13 68 (17.22%) SLA
13 68 (17.22%) Security Cleared
14 67 (16.96%) Hyper-V
15 66 (16.71%) SC Cleared
16 61 (15.44%) Microsoft Certification
17 60 (15.19%) Finance
18 57 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
18 57 (14.43%) Degree
19 55 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2010
20 53 (13.42%) Windows Server 2003
20 53 (13.42%) SharePoint
21 51 (12.91%) PowerShell
22 50 (12.66%) IIS
23 49 (12.41%) Windows 7
24 47 (11.90%) Windows XP
24 47 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
24 47 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 74 (18.73%) MS Exchange
2 55 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 53 (13.42%) SharePoint
4 50 (12.66%) IIS
5 30 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2007
6 25 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 22 (5.57%) Apache
8 21 (5.32%) SharePoint 2013
9 15 (3.80%) Tomcat
9 15 (3.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 13 (3.29%) Office Communications Server
10 13 (3.29%) Lync
11 11 (2.78%) WebSphere
12 10 (2.53%) JBoss
12 10 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
13 9 (2.28%) IBM HTTP Server
14 5 (1.27%) Apache ServiceMix
14 5 (1.27%) CMS
14 5 (1.27%) nginx
14 5 (1.27%) Moodle
Applications
1 79 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 45 (11.39%) MS Office
3 7 (1.77%) PowerPivot
4 5 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (1.27%) Adobe Captivate
4 5 (1.27%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.76%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.76%) MFGPRO
1 3 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.51%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.25%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 36 (9.11%) Office 365
2 6 (1.52%) SaaS
3 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.51%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.10%) SAN
2 30 (7.59%) DNS
2 30 (7.59%) Firewall
3 23 (5.82%) VPN
4 20 (5.06%) DHCP
5 12 (3.04%) iSCSI
5 12 (3.04%) Fibre Channel
6 11 (2.78%) TCP/IP
7 10 (2.53%) WAN
7 10 (2.53%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (2.28%) LAN
9 8 (2.03%) Network Security
10 7 (1.77%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (1.77%) ATM
10 7 (1.77%) SNMP
11 6 (1.52%) Kerberos
11 6 (1.52%) Wireless
11 6 (1.52%) Internet
11 6 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (1.01%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (19.75%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (5.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (4.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (3.29%) MySQL
6 11 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
6 11 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (2.28%) Oracle Database
7 9 (2.28%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.01%) BusinessObjects XI
9 4 (1.01%) PowerCenter
9 4 (1.01%) DB2
10 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (0.76%) Big Data
11 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 31 (7.85%) Visual Studio
2 11 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.28%) NUnit
3 9 (2.28%) TeamCity
4 8 (2.03%) MSTest
5 7 (1.77%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (1.77%) Moq
5 7 (1.77%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.77%) Subversion
6 6 (1.52%) Xcode
6 6 (1.52%) Android Studio
7 5 (1.27%) Apache Ivy
7 5 (1.27%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (1.01%) Introscope
9 3 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.25%) Trac
11 1 (0.25%) SoapUI
General
1 60 (15.19%) Finance
2 31 (7.85%) Law
3 25 (6.33%) Retail
4 15 (3.80%) Electronics
5 13 (3.29%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.53%) Banking
7 9 (2.28%) Games
8 7 (1.77%) Legal
8 7 (1.77%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.76%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.76%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.51%) Marketing
10 2 (0.51%) French Language
10 2 (0.51%) German Language
10 2 (0.51%) Hindi Language
11 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 118 (29.87%) Analyst
2 60 (15.19%) Developer
3 48 (12.15%) Support Analyst
4 45 (11.39%) 2nd Line Support
5 25 (6.33%) Software Engineer
6 21 (5.32%) Service Analyst
6 21 (5.32%) .NET Developer
6 21 (5.32%) Service Desk Analyst
7 18 (4.56%) C# Developer
8 17 (4.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 17 (4.30%) Software Developer
9 16 (4.05%) Administrator
9 16 (4.05%) IT Support
10 15 (3.80%) 1st Line Support
10 15 (3.80%) Support Engineer
11 14 (3.54%) Systems Engineer
12 13 (3.29%) 3rd Line Support
12 13 (3.29%) C++ Software Engineer
12 13 (3.29%) C# .NET Developer
13 11 (2.78%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (17.72%) .NET
2 25 (6.33%) HTML
3 24 (6.08%) WPF
4 23 (5.82%) ASP.NET
5 22 (5.57%) jQuery
6 19 (4.81%) WCF
7 18 (4.56%) HTML5
8 16 (4.05%) CSS
9 14 (3.54%) WinForms
10 10 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (2.53%) Web Services
10 10 (2.53%) XML
11 9 (2.28%) Middleware
11 9 (2.28%) Silverlight
12 8 (2.03%) LAMP
12 8 (2.03%) Ninject
13 7 (1.77%) Unity DI Container
13 7 (1.77%) Castle Windsor
13 7 (1.77%) Ajax
13 7 (1.77%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.63%) Computer Science
2 40 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (9.37%) Clustering
4 32 (8.10%) Blackberry
5 28 (7.09%) Mathematics
6 27 (6.84%) Replication
7 23 (5.82%) Physics
8 22 (5.57%) Data Centre
9 20 (5.06%) Statistics
10 15 (3.80%) User Experience
11 13 (3.29%) Artificial Intelligence
12 12 (3.04%) Client/Server
12 12 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (2.78%) EPoS
14 9 (2.28%) Enterprise Storage
15 8 (2.03%) Mobile App
15 8 (2.03%) W3C
16 7 (1.77%) Inversion of Control
16 7 (1.77%) Social Network
17 6 (1.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 88 (22.28%) Windows Server 2008
2 83 (21.01%) Linux
3 53 (13.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 49 (12.41%) Windows 7
5 47 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 47 (11.90%) Windows XP
6 35 (8.86%) UNIX
7 27 (6.84%) Windows 8
8 26 (6.58%) Android
9 15 (3.80%) Apple iOS
10 11 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
11 9 (2.28%) Windows Vista
12 7 (1.77%) AIX
12 7 (1.77%) Solaris
13 6 (1.52%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.01%) CentOS
14 4 (1.01%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.76%) Debian
15 3 (0.76%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.51%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (25.82%) ITIL
2 47 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (10.89%) Change Management
4 39 (9.87%) Incident Management
5 30 (7.59%) Mentoring
6 28 (7.09%) Software Engineering
7 25 (6.33%) Scrum
8 22 (5.57%) Service Delivery
9 20 (5.06%) Root Cause Analysis
10 19 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (4.81%) Time Management
11 16 (4.05%) Performance Monitoring
12 15 (3.80%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (3.80%) Web Development
12 15 (3.80%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (3.54%) Image Processing
13 14 (3.54%) Capacity Planning
14 13 (3.29%) Mobile Development
15 12 (3.04%) MVVM
15 12 (3.04%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 96 (24.30%) SQL
2 82 (20.76%) C#
3 51 (12.91%) PowerShell
4 32 (8.10%) JavaScript
5 28 (7.09%) C++
5 28 (7.09%) Java
6 22 (5.57%) T-SQL
7 18 (4.56%) PHP
8 15 (3.80%) Python
9 14 (3.54%) VB.NET
10 13 (3.29%) Shell Script
10 13 (3.29%) C
11 10 (2.53%) Bash Shell
12 9 (2.28%) VB
13 7 (1.77%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.52%) Ruby
14 6 (1.52%) Apple Swift
15 5 (1.27%) VB6
16 4 (1.01%) Perl
17 2 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 68 (17.22%) Security Cleared
2 66 (16.71%) SC Cleared
3 61 (15.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 57 (14.43%) Degree
5 35 (8.86%) MCSA
6 32 (8.10%) MCSE
7 24 (6.08%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (4.81%) CCNA
8 19 (4.81%) PhD
8 19 (4.81%) MCITP
9 18 (4.56%) MCP
9 18 (4.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (3.04%) CCNP
11 11 (2.78%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.76%) MCDST
12 3 (0.76%) GREM
12 3 (0.76%) CEH
12 3 (0.76%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.51%) CWNA
13 2 (0.51%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (17.22%) SLA
2 6 (1.52%) Section 508
2 6 (1.52%) WCAG
3 2 (0.51%) QA
4 1 (0.25%) HL7
4 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 142 (35.95%) Active Directory
2 67 (16.96%) Hyper-V
3 57 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (6.08%) UAG
5 20 (5.06%) Forefront TMG
5 20 (5.06%) ISA Server
6 12 (3.04%) NFS
7 6 (1.52%) vSphere
8 5 (1.27%) XenApp
9 4 (1.01%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.76%) Samba
10 3 (0.76%) XenServer
11 2 (0.51%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.25%) Xen
12 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.25%) Firmware
12 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (3.04%) SCCM
2 10 (2.53%) SCOM
3 6 (1.52%) HP Data Protector
3 6 (1.52%) WSUS
4 5 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.27%) Tivoli
5 4 (1.01%) Nagios
5 4 (1.01%) CA Wily
5 4 (1.01%) HP SIM
5 4 (1.01%) Puppet
5 4 (1.01%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (0.76%) Opsview
6 3 (0.76%) vMotion
6 3 (0.76%) WMI
6 3 (0.76%) BladeLogic
6 3 (0.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (0.51%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.51%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 167 (42.28%) Microsoft
2 90 (22.78%) VMware
3 82 (20.76%) Cisco
4 44 (11.14%) Citrix
5 38 (9.62%) HP
6 33 (8.35%) Oracle
7 26 (6.58%) Computacenter
8 24 (6.08%) Symantec
9 21 (5.32%) 3PAR
10 20 (5.06%) Websense
11 19 (4.81%) EMC
12 18 (4.56%) NetApp
13 15 (3.80%) Brocade
14 13 (3.29%) Remedy
14 13 (3.29%) SAP
15 11 (2.78%) Apple
16 10 (2.53%) Juniper
17 9 (2.28%) Hitachi
18 8 (2.03%) McAfee
19 7 (1.77%) Pegasus
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Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22500 per annum + £2500 on call + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 per annum + Shift Allowance + on call + benefits
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Posted: Yesterday
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IT Connections Ltd
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Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
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Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
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Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Quindell Resourcing Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum up to £40k plus bens
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IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Profit share
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Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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