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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 203 191 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.37% 15.57% 22.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.27% 65.64% 69.42%
Number of salaries quoted 154 155 243
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,075 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
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
311 291 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.49% 23.72% 32.31%
Number of salaries quoted 250 236 358
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 30 June 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 186 (45.26%) Microsoft
2 152 (36.98%) Active Directory
3 116 (28.22%) ITIL
4 105 (25.55%) VMware
5 96 (23.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 93 (22.63%) MS Excel
7 92 (22.38%) SQL
8 87 (21.17%) Linux
9 85 (20.68%) Cisco
10 81 (19.71%) MS Exchange
11 79 (19.22%) SQL Server
12 71 (17.27%) C#
12 71 (17.27%) Security Cleared
13 69 (16.79%) SLA
14 68 (16.55%) Hyper-V
15 67 (16.30%) SC Cleared
16 66 (16.06%) Windows Server 2003
17 64 (15.57%) VMware Infrastructure
17 64 (15.57%) Exchange Server 2010
18 59 (14.36%) Degree
18 59 (14.36%) Citrix
18 59 (14.36%) Microsoft Certification
19 58 (14.11%) Windows Server 2012
20 57 (13.87%) SharePoint
21 56 (13.63%) .NET
21 56 (13.63%) Windows 7
22 55 (13.38%) Windows XP
23 54 (13.14%) Finance
24 52 (12.65%) MS Office
24 52 (12.65%) PowerShell

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 81 (19.71%) MS Exchange
2 64 (15.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 57 (13.87%) SharePoint
4 47 (11.44%) IIS
5 40 (9.73%) Exchange Server 2007
6 29 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2003
7 24 (5.84%) Apache
7 24 (5.84%) SharePoint 2013
8 18 (4.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 16 (3.89%) Lync
10 14 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
10 14 (3.41%) Tomcat
11 13 (3.16%) Office Communications Server
12 9 (2.19%) CMS
12 9 (2.19%) WebSphere
13 8 (1.95%) JBoss
13 8 (1.95%) Apache ServiceMix
14 7 (1.70%) Moodle
14 7 (1.70%) IBM HTTP Server
15 5 (1.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 93 (22.63%) MS Excel
2 52 (12.65%) MS Office
3 7 (1.70%) Adobe Captivate
3 7 (1.70%) PowerPivot
3 7 (1.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (1.70%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) MFGPRO
1 2 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.24%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.24%) Agresso
2 1 (0.24%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 34 (8.27%) Office 365
2 9 (2.19%) SaaS
3 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.49%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 38 (9.25%) Firewall
2 32 (7.79%) DNS
3 31 (7.54%) SAN
4 22 (5.35%) VPN
4 22 (5.35%) DHCP
5 15 (3.65%) WAN
5 15 (3.65%) TCP/IP
6 12 (2.92%) Fibre Channel
6 12 (2.92%) iSCSI
7 11 (2.68%) LAN
8 8 (1.95%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (1.95%) Network Security
8 8 (1.95%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (1.70%) NetScaler
9 7 (1.70%) Wireless
9 7 (1.70%) ATM
9 7 (1.70%) SNMP
10 6 (1.46%) Kerberos
10 6 (1.46%) SSL
10 6 (1.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (19.22%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (4.87%) MySQL
4 17 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (3.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (2.43%) Oracle Database
6 10 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.95%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (1.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.49%) QlikView
12 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (0.24%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.24%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (6.33%) Visual Studio
2 10 (2.43%) Subversion
2 10 (2.43%) Git (software)
3 9 (2.19%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.95%) Android Studio
4 8 (1.95%) Xcode
4 8 (1.95%) NUnit
5 7 (1.70%) Dreamweaver
5 7 (1.70%) TeamCity
5 7 (1.70%) MSTest
6 6 (1.46%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (1.46%) Moq
7 5 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (1.22%) Apache Ivy
8 4 (0.97%) Trac
8 4 (0.97%) JMeter
8 4 (0.97%) JIRA
9 3 (0.73%) Introscope
10 1 (0.24%) JUnit
10 1 (0.24%) ProC
General
1 54 (13.14%) Finance
2 27 (6.57%) Law
3 23 (5.60%) Retail
4 14 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.16%) Electronics
6 9 (2.19%) Banking
7 7 (1.70%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.70%) Legal
8 5 (1.22%) Games
9 2 (0.49%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.49%) Marketing
10 1 (0.24%) French Language
10 1 (0.24%) German Language
10 1 (0.24%) Hindi Language
10 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 122 (29.68%) Analyst
2 49 (11.92%) Developer
3 43 (10.46%) Support Analyst
4 42 (10.22%) 2nd Line Support
5 28 (6.81%) Service Analyst
5 28 (6.81%) Service Desk Analyst
6 23 (5.60%) Software Engineer
7 19 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (3.65%) Administrator
8 15 (3.65%) .NET Developer
8 15 (3.65%) C# Developer
8 15 (3.65%) Support Engineer
9 13 (3.16%) 1st Line Support
9 13 (3.16%) Systems Engineer
9 13 (3.16%) Architect
9 13 (3.16%) IT Support
10 12 (2.92%) Applications Support
10 12 (2.92%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (2.68%) 3rd Line Support
11 11 (2.68%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (13.63%) .NET
2 25 (6.08%) HTML
3 23 (5.60%) ASP.NET
4 18 (4.38%) WPF
4 18 (4.38%) jQuery
5 17 (4.14%) HTML5
6 15 (3.65%) WCF
6 15 (3.65%) CSS
7 13 (3.16%) XML
7 13 (3.16%) LAMP
8 10 (2.43%) Middleware
9 9 (2.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (1.70%) Silverlight
10 7 (1.70%) WinForms
10 7 (1.70%) Flash
10 7 (1.70%) Ninject
11 6 (1.46%) Unity DI Container
11 6 (1.46%) Castle Windsor
11 6 (1.46%) RSS
11 6 (1.46%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.98%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (9.00%) Computer Science
3 35 (8.52%) Clustering
4 34 (8.27%) Blackberry
5 26 (6.33%) Data Centre
6 25 (6.08%) Replication
7 19 (4.62%) Mathematics
8 17 (4.14%) Physics
8 17 (4.14%) User Experience
9 16 (3.89%) Statistics
10 15 (3.65%) Client/Server
11 10 (2.43%) W3C
11 10 (2.43%) Mobile App
12 9 (2.19%) EPoS
12 9 (2.19%) Enterprise Storage
13 8 (1.95%) Management Information System
13 8 (1.95%) E-Learning
13 8 (1.95%) Artificial Intelligence
13 8 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (1.70%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 96 (23.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 87 (21.17%) Linux
3 66 (16.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 58 (14.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 56 (13.63%) Windows 7
6 55 (13.38%) Windows XP
7 37 (9.00%) UNIX
8 31 (7.54%) Android
9 29 (7.06%) Windows 8
10 20 (4.87%) Apple iOS
11 11 (2.68%) Solaris
12 10 (2.43%) AIX
12 10 (2.43%) Windows Mobile
13 9 (2.19%) Windows Vista
14 6 (1.46%) Mac OS X
14 6 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (1.22%) CentOS
16 4 (0.97%) Debian
16 4 (0.97%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.97%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (28.22%) ITIL
2 47 (11.44%) Change Management
3 46 (11.19%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (10.95%) Incident Management
5 32 (7.79%) Mentoring
6 28 (6.81%) Service Delivery
7 25 (6.08%) Time Management
8 24 (5.84%) Software Engineering
9 23 (5.60%) Scrum
10 21 (5.11%) Disaster Recovery
11 19 (4.62%) Root Cause Analysis
12 18 (4.38%) Web Development
13 15 (3.65%) Capacity Planning
13 15 (3.65%) Mobile Development
14 14 (3.41%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (3.16%) Change Control
15 13 (3.16%) Performance Analysis
16 12 (2.92%) Project Management
17 11 (2.68%) Content Management
17 11 (2.68%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 92 (22.38%) SQL
2 71 (17.27%) C#
3 52 (12.65%) PowerShell
4 33 (8.03%) Java
5 27 (6.57%) JavaScript
6 25 (6.08%) C++
7 24 (5.84%) PHP
8 16 (3.89%) Python
9 14 (3.41%) T-SQL
10 12 (2.92%) C
11 11 (2.68%) Shell Script
12 10 (2.43%) VB.NET
13 9 (2.19%) Objective-C
13 9 (2.19%) Ruby
14 8 (1.95%) Apple Swift
15 7 (1.70%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.46%) VB
17 4 (0.97%) XAML
18 3 (0.73%) VBScript
19 2 (0.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 71 (17.27%) Security Cleared
2 67 (16.30%) SC Cleared
3 59 (14.36%) Degree
3 59 (14.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (8.27%) MCSA
5 33 (8.03%) MCSE
6 23 (5.60%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (5.11%) MCP
8 19 (4.62%) CCNA
8 19 (4.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 16 (3.89%) PhD
10 15 (3.65%) MCITP
11 13 (3.16%) DV Cleared
12 11 (2.68%) CCNP
13 4 (0.97%) JNCIA
14 3 (0.73%) MCDST
14 3 (0.73%) A+ Certification
14 3 (0.73%) CWNA
14 3 (0.73%) CEH
14 3 (0.73%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (16.79%) SLA
2 8 (1.95%) WCAG
2 8 (1.95%) Section 508
3 4 (0.97%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.24%) QA
4 1 (0.24%) HL7
4 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 152 (36.98%) Active Directory
2 68 (16.55%) Hyper-V
3 64 (15.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (5.35%) UAG
5 18 (4.38%) Forefront TMG
5 18 (4.38%) ISA Server
6 15 (3.65%) vSphere
6 15 (3.65%) XenApp
7 12 (2.92%) NFS
8 9 (2.19%) VMware ESX
9 7 (1.70%) XenServer
10 6 (1.46%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.97%) Xen
11 4 (0.97%) Samba
12 3 (0.73%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.49%) Firmware
14 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (4.14%) SCCM
2 13 (3.16%) SCOM
3 9 (2.19%) Tivoli
3 9 (2.19%) WSUS
4 6 (1.46%) Puppet
5 5 (1.22%) HP Data Protector
5 5 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.97%) WMI
6 4 (0.97%) BladeLogic
6 4 (0.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (0.97%) Nagios
7 3 (0.73%) CA Wily
7 3 (0.73%) HP SIM
7 3 (0.73%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 3 (0.73%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (0.73%) Opsview
7 3 (0.73%) vMotion
8 2 (0.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.49%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.49%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 186 (45.26%) Microsoft
2 105 (25.55%) VMware
3 85 (20.68%) Cisco
4 59 (14.36%) Citrix
5 42 (10.22%) HP
6 28 (6.81%) Oracle
7 25 (6.08%) Computacenter
8 23 (5.60%) Symantec
9 19 (4.62%) 3PAR
10 18 (4.38%) NetApp
10 18 (4.38%) Websense
10 18 (4.38%) EMC
11 14 (3.41%) Brocade
12 13 (3.16%) Juniper
13 12 (2.92%) Remedy
14 11 (2.68%) Apple
15 10 (2.43%) Red Hat
16 9 (2.19%) Intel
16 9 (2.19%) SAP
17 8 (1.95%) Business Objects
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