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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 153 175 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.43% 18.86% 18.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.69% 74.47% 74.47%
Number of salaries quoted 127 146 158
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
296 235 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 27.92% 25.32% 24.82%
Number of salaries quoted 253 204 207
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,100 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 19 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 167 (48.55%) Microsoft
2 159 (46.22%) SQL
3 139 (40.41%) SQL Server
4 104 (30.23%) MS Excel
5 99 (28.78%) Active Directory
6 82 (23.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 81 (23.55%) .NET
8 78 (22.67%) C#
9 74 (21.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 69 (20.06%) Linux
11 68 (19.77%) ITIL
12 65 (18.90%) UNIX
13 63 (18.31%) VMware
14 61 (17.73%) Degree
15 57 (16.57%) Oracle
15 57 (16.57%) MS Exchange
16 51 (14.83%) Windows XP
16 51 (14.83%) MS Office
17 50 (14.53%) T-SQL
18 49 (14.24%) HTML
18 49 (14.24%) VMware Infrastructure
19 48 (13.95%) Security Cleared
20 47 (13.66%) Finance
21 46 (13.37%) Citrix
22 43 (12.50%) Windows 7
22 43 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
23 42 (12.21%) JavaScript
24 41 (11.92%) Microsoft Certification
25 40 (11.63%) SC Cleared
26 38 (11.05%) WPF

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 57 (16.57%) MS Exchange
2 38 (11.05%) IIS
3 35 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 34 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 26 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (4.94%) SharePoint
8 14 (4.07%) Lync
9 11 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2000
10 10 (2.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 9 (2.62%) Oracle Application Server
11 9 (2.62%) Apache
11 9 (2.62%) Oracle 10gAS
12 8 (2.33%) Office Communications Server
13 5 (1.45%) Liferay
13 5 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (1.45%) WebSphere
13 5 (1.45%) IBM Notes
14 4 (1.16%) Tomcat
14 4 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 104 (30.23%) MS Excel
2 51 (14.83%) MS Office
3 11 (3.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.58%) MS Project
5 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.87%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.78%) Office 365
2 2 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.85%) Firewall
2 17 (4.94%) SAN
2 17 (4.94%) DNS
3 16 (4.65%) HTTP
3 16 (4.65%) LAN
4 13 (3.78%) WAN
5 12 (3.49%) Internet
5 12 (3.49%) DHCP
6 10 (2.91%) TCP/IP
7 8 (2.33%) VPN
8 5 (1.45%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (1.16%) Network Security
9 4 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (1.16%) Unified Communications
9 4 (1.16%) SNMP
9 4 (1.16%) ADSL
9 4 (1.16%) VLAN
9 4 (1.16%) MPLS
10 3 (0.87%) OSPF
10 3 (0.87%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (40.41%) SQL Server
2 29 (8.43%) Oracle Database
3 26 (7.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (6.10%) Relational Database
5 21 (6.10%) Oracle Database 10g
6 19 (5.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (4.65%) RDBMS
9 13 (3.78%) MySQL
10 12 (3.49%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (2.62%) Oracle Discoverer
13 7 (2.03%) DB2
13 7 (2.03%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.58%) JasperReports
15 1 (0.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 1 (0.29%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 27 (7.85%) Visual Studio
2 21 (6.10%) NUnit
3 16 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (2.62%) Toad
4 9 (2.62%) JDeveloper
4 9 (2.62%) PVCS
4 9 (2.62%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (2.62%) TestDirector
5 7 (2.03%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (1.74%) JMeter
7 5 (1.45%) WebDriver
7 5 (1.45%) Selenium
8 4 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (1.16%) Ant
9 3 (0.87%) Subversion
9 3 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (0.87%) Hudson
10 2 (0.58%) QARun
10 2 (0.58%) MSTest
10 2 (0.58%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 47 (13.66%) Finance
2 19 (5.52%) Retail
3 10 (2.91%) Legal
4 9 (2.62%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.16%) Games
5 4 (1.16%) Marketing
6 3 (0.87%) Electronics
7 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.58%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.58%) Banking
8 1 (0.29%) Billing
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 95 (27.62%) Analyst
2 65 (18.90%) Developer
3 58 (16.86%) Support Analyst
4 40 (11.63%) Applications Support
5 29 (8.43%) Consultant
6 23 (6.69%) .NET Developer
7 22 (6.40%) Team Leader
8 20 (5.81%) Support Engineer
8 20 (5.81%) Applications Support Analyst
9 19 (5.52%) DBA
9 19 (5.52%) Software Developer
10 17 (4.94%) C# Developer
11 16 (4.65%) Administrator
12 15 (4.36%) 2nd Line Support
12 15 (4.36%) 3rd Line Support
13 14 (4.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 14 (4.07%) C# .NET Developer
13 14 (4.07%) .NET Software Developer
14 13 (3.78%) IT Support
14 13 (3.78%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (23.55%) .NET
2 49 (14.24%) HTML
3 38 (11.05%) WPF
4 34 (9.88%) ASP.NET
5 30 (8.72%) WCF
6 28 (8.14%) Ajax
7 27 (7.85%) Web Services
8 26 (7.56%) XML
9 25 (7.27%) WinForms
10 23 (6.69%) JSON
10 23 (6.69%) CSS
11 15 (4.36%) jQuery
12 9 (2.62%) Oracle ADF
12 9 (2.62%) XHTML
13 8 (2.33%) Ext JS
13 8 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (1.74%) .NET Framework
15 4 (1.16%) Silverlight
15 4 (1.16%) LINQ
15 4 (1.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.88%) Computer Science
2 30 (8.72%) Clustering
3 25 (7.27%) Blackberry
4 21 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.49%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.91%) EPoS
7 9 (2.62%) Blog
8 8 (2.33%) Client/Server
9 7 (2.03%) Firmware
10 4 (1.16%) iPhone
10 4 (1.16%) LPAR
10 4 (1.16%) Replication
10 4 (1.16%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.16%) Physics
10 4 (1.16%) User Experience
11 3 (0.87%) EqualLogic
12 2 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.58%) Tandem
13 1 (0.29%) PKI
13 1 (0.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 82 (23.84%) Windows Server 2003
2 74 (21.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 69 (20.06%) Linux
4 65 (18.90%) UNIX
5 51 (14.83%) Windows XP
6 43 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 37 (10.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (7.56%) Solaris
9 14 (4.07%) AIX
10 12 (3.49%) Windows 8
11 10 (2.91%) Android
12 6 (1.74%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (1.74%) Windows Vista
13 5 (1.45%) Windows NT
13 5 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.58%) HPUX
15 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (19.77%) ITIL
2 43 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (8.72%) Mentoring
4 26 (7.56%) PRINCE2
5 19 (5.52%) High Availability
6 18 (5.23%) Root Cause Analysis
6 18 (5.23%) TDD
7 17 (4.94%) Service Delivery
7 17 (4.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (4.94%) OO
7 17 (4.94%) Project Management
8 16 (4.65%) Data Analysis
9 15 (4.36%) Incident Management
9 15 (4.36%) CRM
9 15 (4.36%) Line Management
10 14 (4.07%) Waterfall
10 14 (4.07%) Unit Testing
10 14 (4.07%) Multithreading
11 13 (3.78%) Manual Testing
11 13 (3.78%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 159 (46.22%) SQL
2 78 (22.67%) C#
3 50 (14.53%) T-SQL
4 42 (12.21%) JavaScript
5 35 (10.17%) Java
6 21 (6.10%) C++
6 21 (6.10%) VB.NET
7 19 (5.52%) PowerShell
8 17 (4.94%) PL/SQL
9 15 (4.36%) VBScript
10 12 (3.49%) VB
11 10 (2.91%) C
12 8 (2.33%) Python
13 7 (2.03%) Perl
14 3 (0.87%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.58%) PHP
15 2 (0.58%) VC++
16 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.29%) C++/CLI
16 1 (0.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 61 (17.73%) Degree
2 48 (13.95%) Security Cleared
3 41 (11.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 40 (11.63%) SC Cleared
5 25 (7.27%) MCP
6 18 (5.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (3.78%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (3.49%) MCSE
9 11 (3.20%) MCAD
9 11 (3.20%) MCSD
10 10 (2.91%) CCNA
11 9 (2.62%) ISEB
11 9 (2.62%) CCNP
11 9 (2.62%) MCITP
12 8 (2.33%) MCSA
13 6 (1.74%) MCTS
14 5 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 4 (1.16%) PhD
16 3 (0.87%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (10.76%) SLA
2 3 (0.87%) QA
3 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 99 (28.78%) Active Directory
2 49 (14.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (9.30%) Hyper-V
4 31 (9.01%) XenApp
5 21 (6.10%) VMware ESX
6 10 (2.91%) XenDesktop
7 8 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 8 (2.33%) vSphere
8 6 (1.74%) UAG
8 6 (1.74%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (1.74%) Oracle RMAN
9 5 (1.45%) Terminal Services
9 5 (1.45%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.16%) KVM
10 4 (1.16%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.58%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 2 (0.58%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.58%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (2.91%) SCCM
2 7 (2.03%) SCOM
3 6 (1.74%) Data Guard
3 6 (1.74%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.16%) SCVMM
4 4 (1.16%) WSUS
4 4 (1.16%) SCDPM
4 4 (1.16%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.87%) ARCserve
5 3 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.58%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.58%) CA Wily
6 2 (0.58%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.58%) SCSM
7 1 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.29%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.29%) OpenView
7 1 (0.29%) Netcool
Vendors
1 167 (48.55%) Microsoft
2 63 (18.31%) VMware
3 57 (16.57%) Oracle
4 46 (13.37%) Citrix
5 38 (11.05%) Cisco
6 25 (7.27%) HP
7 19 (5.52%) Sybase
8 15 (4.36%) Symantec
9 13 (3.78%) IBM
10 11 (3.20%) EMC
10 11 (3.20%) NetApp
11 10 (2.91%) Sencha
12 9 (2.62%) Serena
13 7 (2.03%) Remedy
14 6 (1.74%) Computacenter
14 6 (1.74%) Dell
15 5 (1.45%) CheckPoint
15 5 (1.45%) McAfee
15 5 (1.45%) Websense
15 5 (1.45%) Lotus
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
SAI Global
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Profit share
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Profit share
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £28000 per annum + onsite parking pension plus more!
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cognita Schools
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol; Milton Keynes, UK
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Milton Keynes
Blue Town Online
Salary: £47k - 64k per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Milton Keynes
Blue Town Online
Salary: £17k - 24.5k per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago