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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 163 194 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.06% 20.46% 20.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.91% 70.80% 77.45%
Number of salaries quoted 132 159 162
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
314 274 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 27.09% 28.90% 26.35%
Number of salaries quoted 257 237 206
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 22 August 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 179 (50.71%) Microsoft
2 159 (45.04%) SQL
3 151 (42.78%) SQL Server
4 103 (29.18%) MS Excel
5 90 (25.50%) Active Directory
5 90 (25.50%) .NET
6 87 (24.65%) C#
7 73 (20.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 72 (20.40%) VMware
9 70 (19.83%) ITIL
10 69 (19.55%) Windows Server 2008
11 68 (19.26%) Linux
12 64 (18.13%) MS Exchange
13 60 (17.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 60 (17.00%) Degree
14 58 (16.43%) UNIX
15 52 (14.73%) Oracle
16 49 (13.88%) T-SQL
16 49 (13.88%) Finance
17 48 (13.60%) Security Cleared
18 45 (12.75%) Microsoft Certification
19 44 (12.46%) JavaScript
19 44 (12.46%) Citrix
20 43 (12.18%) SC Cleared
21 41 (11.61%) Exchange Server 2003
21 41 (11.61%) WPF
21 41 (11.61%) HTML
21 41 (11.61%) MS Office
22 40 (11.33%) Cisco
23 39 (11.05%) Windows XP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 64 (18.13%) MS Exchange
2 41 (11.61%) Exchange Server 2003
3 39 (11.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 35 (9.92%) IIS
5 33 (9.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 26 (7.37%) SharePoint
7 22 (6.23%) Lync
8 19 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2013
9 15 (4.25%) Office Communications Server
10 14 (3.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 13 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2000
12 7 (1.98%) Apache
13 6 (1.70%) Oracle Application Server
13 6 (1.70%) Oracle 10gAS
13 6 (1.70%) WebSphere
13 6 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (1.42%) Liferay
15 4 (1.13%) Tomcat
15 4 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 103 (29.18%) MS Excel
2 41 (11.61%) MS Office
3 16 (4.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.85%) MS Project
5 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.42%) Summit
2 4 (1.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.28%) TeleForm
3 1 (0.28%) SunGard Martini
3 1 (0.28%) Nortel Periphonics
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.67%) Office 365
2 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (8.78%) Firewall
2 20 (5.67%) LAN
3 18 (5.10%) DNS
3 18 (5.10%) SAN
4 17 (4.82%) HTTP
4 17 (4.82%) WAN
5 13 (3.68%) DHCP
6 12 (3.40%) Internet
6 12 (3.40%) TCP/IP
7 10 (2.83%) VPN
8 5 (1.42%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (1.13%) MPLS
9 4 (1.13%) SNMP
9 4 (1.13%) ADSL
9 4 (1.13%) VLAN
9 4 (1.13%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (1.13%) Network Security
9 4 (1.13%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.85%) Multicast
10 3 (0.85%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (42.78%) SQL Server
2 29 (8.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (7.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (6.23%) Oracle Database
5 21 (5.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (5.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (4.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (3.97%) Relational Database
8 14 (3.97%) Oracle Database 10g
9 13 (3.68%) RDBMS
10 11 (3.12%) MySQL
11 8 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (1.98%) DB2
13 6 (1.70%) Oracle Discoverer
14 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2000
15 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
16 2 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
16 2 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
16 2 (0.57%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 36 (10.20%) Visual Studio
2 21 (5.95%) NUnit
3 14 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (1.70%) TestDirector
5 6 (1.70%) JMeter
5 6 (1.70%) Toad
5 6 (1.70%) JDeveloper
5 6 (1.70%) PVCS
5 6 (1.70%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (1.70%) Selenium
6 5 (1.42%) WebDriver
6 5 (1.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.85%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.57%) WinRunner
8 2 (0.57%) ClearQuest
8 2 (0.57%) Introscope
8 2 (0.57%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.57%) Ant
8 2 (0.57%) Maven
General
1 49 (13.88%) Finance
2 14 (3.97%) Retail
3 10 (2.83%) Legal
4 7 (1.98%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.42%) Marketing
6 4 (1.13%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.85%) Banking
7 3 (0.85%) Electronics
8 2 (0.57%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.28%) Billing
9 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.28%) Games
9 1 (0.28%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 88 (24.93%) Analyst
2 63 (17.85%) Developer
3 55 (15.58%) Support Analyst
4 40 (11.33%) Applications Support
5 31 (8.78%) Consultant
6 26 (7.37%) .NET Developer
7 25 (7.08%) Team Leader
8 23 (6.52%) DBA
9 22 (6.23%) Applications Support Analyst
10 20 (5.67%) Support Engineer
10 20 (5.67%) Software Developer
10 20 (5.67%) C# Developer
11 18 (5.10%) Administrator
12 17 (4.82%) C# .NET Developer
13 16 (4.53%) SQL DBA
14 15 (4.25%) 3rd Line Support
15 14 (3.97%) .NET Software Developer
15 14 (3.97%) 2nd Line Support
15 14 (3.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 13 (3.68%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (25.50%) .NET
2 41 (11.61%) WPF
2 41 (11.61%) HTML
3 34 (9.63%) WCF
4 29 (8.22%) Ajax
5 28 (7.93%) ASP.NET
6 27 (7.65%) Web Services
6 27 (7.65%) XML
7 24 (6.80%) JSON
8 22 (6.23%) WinForms
9 18 (5.10%) CSS
10 9 (2.55%) jQuery
10 9 (2.55%) XHTML
11 8 (2.27%) Ext JS
11 8 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (1.70%) Oracle ADF
12 6 (1.70%) .NET Framework
13 5 (1.42%) Hibernate
14 4 (1.13%) COM
14 4 (1.13%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.48%) Clustering
2 33 (9.35%) Computer Science
3 31 (8.78%) Blackberry
4 13 (3.68%) Blog
5 10 (2.83%) EPoS
6 8 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.98%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.98%) Firmware
8 4 (1.13%) Replication
8 4 (1.13%) iPhone
8 4 (1.13%) LPAR
9 3 (0.85%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.28%) PKI
10 1 (0.28%) Statistics
10 1 (0.28%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.28%) Physics
10 1 (0.28%) IVR
10 1 (0.28%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.28%) HACMP
10 1 (0.28%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 73 (20.68%) Windows Server 2003
2 69 (19.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 68 (19.26%) Linux
4 58 (16.43%) UNIX
5 39 (11.05%) Windows XP
6 32 (9.07%) Windows 7
7 30 (8.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (7.65%) Solaris
9 14 (3.97%) AIX
10 10 (2.83%) Windows 8
11 8 (2.27%) Android
12 6 (1.70%) Windows Vista
12 6 (1.70%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (1.42%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.57%) HPUX
15 1 (0.28%) CentOS
15 1 (0.28%) VMS
15 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (19.83%) ITIL
2 27 (7.65%) PRINCE2
3 22 (6.23%) High Availability
4 18 (5.10%) OO
4 18 (5.10%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (4.82%) Project Management
5 17 (4.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 16 (4.53%) TDD
6 16 (4.53%) Unit Testing
7 15 (4.25%) Incident Management
7 15 (4.25%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (4.25%) RUP
7 15 (4.25%) Performance Monitoring
8 14 (3.97%) Waterfall
8 14 (3.97%) Service Delivery
8 14 (3.97%) CRM
8 14 (3.97%) Multithreading
9 13 (3.68%) PRINCE
10 12 (3.40%) Test Scripting
11 11 (3.12%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 159 (45.04%) SQL
2 87 (24.65%) C#
3 49 (13.88%) T-SQL
4 44 (12.46%) JavaScript
5 32 (9.07%) Java
6 21 (5.95%) PowerShell
6 21 (5.95%) C++
6 21 (5.95%) VB.NET
7 16 (4.53%) PL/SQL
8 11 (3.12%) C
8 11 (3.12%) VBScript
9 9 (2.55%) VB
10 5 (1.42%) Python
11 4 (1.13%) Perl
12 3 (0.85%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.57%) VC++
13 2 (0.57%) PHP
14 1 (0.28%) Scala
14 1 (0.28%) C++/CLI
14 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 60 (17.00%) Degree
2 48 (13.60%) Security Cleared
3 45 (12.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 43 (12.18%) SC Cleared
5 28 (7.93%) MCP
6 19 (5.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (4.25%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (3.97%) MCSE
9 13 (3.68%) MCAD
9 13 (3.68%) MCSD
10 12 (3.40%) MCITP
11 11 (3.12%) CCNA
12 9 (2.55%) MCTS
12 9 (2.55%) CCNP
12 9 (2.55%) ISEB
13 8 (2.27%) MCSA
14 6 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (1.42%) CCIE
16 4 (1.13%) CCDA
16 4 (1.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (9.07%) SLA
2 3 (0.85%) QA
3 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 90 (25.50%) Active Directory
2 60 (17.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (11.05%) Hyper-V
4 30 (8.50%) XenApp
5 21 (5.95%) VMware ESX
6 14 (3.97%) XenDesktop
7 10 (2.83%) vSphere
8 8 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 8 (2.27%) UAG
9 7 (1.98%) Forefront TMG
10 6 (1.70%) Terminal Services
10 6 (1.70%) Oracle RMAN
10 6 (1.70%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (1.70%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (1.13%) VMware Server
11 4 (1.13%) KVM
11 4 (1.13%) XenServer
11 4 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (0.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 12 (3.40%) SCCM
2 9 (2.55%) SCOM
3 6 (1.70%) Data Guard
4 5 (1.42%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.13%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.13%) SCVMM
5 4 (1.13%) SCDPM
5 4 (1.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (0.85%) WSUS
6 3 (0.85%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.57%) MOM
7 2 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.57%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.57%) SCSM
7 2 (0.57%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 179 (50.71%) Microsoft
2 72 (20.40%) VMware
3 52 (14.73%) Oracle
4 44 (12.46%) Citrix
5 40 (11.33%) Cisco
6 26 (7.37%) HP
7 19 (5.38%) Sybase
8 18 (5.10%) Symantec
9 12 (3.40%) IBM
10 11 (3.12%) EMC
10 11 (3.12%) NetApp
11 10 (2.83%) Sencha
12 9 (2.55%) Computacenter
13 7 (1.98%) Dell
13 7 (1.98%) McAfee
14 6 (1.70%) Remedy
14 6 (1.70%) Serena
15 5 (1.42%) F5
15 5 (1.42%) SAP
15 5 (1.42%) Websense
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