The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 187 227 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.05% 20.18% 19.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.26% 65.23% 78.19%
Number of salaries quoted 149 182 167
Average salary £40,000 £38,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,100 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
321 348 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 27.55% 30.93% 25.23%
Number of salaries quoted 260 295 212
Average salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
Buckinghamshire

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 23 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 197 (50.77%) Microsoft
2 170 (43.81%) SQL Server
3 165 (42.53%) SQL
4 105 (27.06%) MS Excel
5 98 (25.26%) .NET
6 96 (24.74%) Active Directory
7 94 (24.23%) C#
8 91 (23.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 90 (23.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 82 (21.13%) VMware
11 77 (19.85%) ITIL
12 70 (18.04%) MS Exchange
12 70 (18.04%) VMware Infrastructure
13 65 (16.75%) Degree
14 60 (15.46%) Linux
15 56 (14.43%) Microsoft Certification
15 56 (14.43%) Security Cleared
16 54 (13.92%) Hyper-V
16 54 (13.92%) IIS
17 53 (13.66%) Citrix
18 52 (13.40%) SC Cleared
19 50 (12.89%) UNIX
19 50 (12.89%) Cisco
20 49 (12.63%) Finance
21 47 (12.11%) WPF
21 47 (12.11%) Oracle
22 46 (11.86%) T-SQL
23 44 (11.34%) Exchange Server 2003
24 42 (10.82%) JavaScript
25 40 (10.31%) Visual Studio

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 70 (18.04%) MS Exchange
2 54 (13.92%) IIS
3 44 (11.34%) Exchange Server 2003
4 39 (10.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 36 (9.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 35 (9.02%) SharePoint
7 22 (5.67%) Lync
8 18 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2013
9 17 (4.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 15 (3.87%) Office Communications Server
11 14 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2000
12 8 (2.06%) Apache
12 8 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (1.55%) WebSphere
14 5 (1.29%) Liferay
15 4 (1.03%) Oracle 10gAS
15 4 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (1.03%) Tomcat
15 4 (1.03%) Oracle Application Server
15 4 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 105 (27.06%) MS Excel
2 30 (7.73%) MS Office
3 20 (5.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (2.84%) MS Project
5 6 (1.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.29%) Summit
2 4 (1.03%) TeleForm
3 2 (0.52%) Nortel Periphonics
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.26%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.90%) Office 365
2 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.22%) Firewall
2 25 (6.44%) LAN
3 23 (5.93%) WAN
3 23 (5.93%) DNS
4 19 (4.90%) DHCP
5 18 (4.64%) SAN
6 15 (3.87%) HTTP
7 12 (3.09%) TCP/IP
7 12 (3.09%) Internet
8 8 (2.06%) VPN
9 5 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (1.29%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.77%) BIG-IP
10 3 (0.77%) VLAN
10 3 (0.77%) Network Security
10 3 (0.77%) SMTP
11 2 (0.52%) PBX
11 2 (0.52%) Broadband
11 2 (0.52%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (43.81%) SQL Server
2 31 (7.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (7.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (7.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 24 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (5.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (5.15%) Oracle Database
8 12 (3.09%) Relational Database
8 12 (3.09%) Oracle Database 10g
9 11 (2.84%) RDBMS
10 9 (2.32%) MySQL
11 8 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (1.55%) DB2
13 4 (1.03%) MS Access
13 4 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (1.03%) Oracle Discoverer
13 4 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.52%) Data Mining
15 2 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 40 (10.31%) Visual Studio
2 19 (4.90%) NUnit
3 16 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (2.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (2.06%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (1.80%) Selenium
7 5 (1.29%) JMeter
7 5 (1.29%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.03%) TestDirector
8 4 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (1.03%) PVCS
8 4 (1.03%) Toad
8 4 (1.03%) JDeveloper
9 3 (0.77%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.52%) Ant
10 2 (0.52%) WinRunner
10 2 (0.52%) ClearCase
10 2 (0.52%) ClearQuest
10 2 (0.52%) Introscope
10 2 (0.52%) Maven
General
1 49 (12.63%) Finance
2 12 (3.09%) Retail
3 10 (2.58%) Legal
4 6 (1.55%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.29%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.29%) Marketing
6 3 (0.77%) Banking
6 3 (0.77%) Electronics
7 2 (0.52%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.52%) Billing
8 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.26%) Games
8 1 (0.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 102 (26.29%) Analyst
2 74 (19.07%) Developer
3 63 (16.24%) Support Analyst
4 50 (12.89%) Applications Support
5 31 (7.99%) .NET Developer
5 31 (7.99%) Applications Support Analyst
6 29 (7.47%) Team Leader
6 29 (7.47%) Consultant
7 28 (7.22%) C# Developer
8 27 (6.96%) DBA
9 24 (6.19%) Software Developer
9 24 (6.19%) C# .NET Developer
10 20 (5.15%) SQL DBA
11 19 (4.90%) Support Engineer
12 16 (4.12%) 2nd Line Support
12 16 (4.12%) 3rd Line Support
13 15 (3.87%) Administrator
13 15 (3.87%) .NET Team Leader
13 15 (3.87%) .NET Software Developer
14 12 (3.09%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (25.26%) .NET
2 47 (12.11%) WPF
3 40 (10.31%) WCF
4 36 (9.28%) HTML
5 32 (8.25%) Web Services
6 26 (6.70%) ASP.NET
7 25 (6.44%) XML
7 25 (6.44%) Ajax
8 24 (6.19%) WinForms
9 20 (5.15%) JSON
10 14 (3.61%) CSS
11 9 (2.32%) jQuery
12 8 (2.06%) .NET Framework
13 7 (1.80%) Hibernate
13 7 (1.80%) XHTML
13 7 (1.80%) Ext JS
14 6 (1.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 5 (1.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 5 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC
15 5 (1.29%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 40 (10.31%) Clustering
2 34 (8.76%) Computer Science
3 31 (7.99%) Blackberry
4 17 (4.38%) Blog
5 15 (3.87%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.06%) Replication
7 7 (1.80%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.80%) Firmware
8 6 (1.55%) EPoS
9 4 (1.03%) iPhone
9 4 (1.03%) LPAR
10 3 (0.77%) CMDB
10 3 (0.77%) IVR
11 2 (0.52%) PKI
11 2 (0.52%) EqualLogic
11 2 (0.52%) IBM XIV
12 1 (0.26%) Social Media
12 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.26%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.26%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 91 (23.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 90 (23.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 60 (15.46%) Linux
4 50 (12.89%) UNIX
5 37 (9.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (7.99%) Windows 7
6 31 (7.99%) Windows XP
7 26 (6.70%) Solaris
8 13 (3.35%) AIX
9 10 (2.58%) Windows Vista
10 7 (1.80%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (1.55%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (1.29%) Windows NT
13 4 (1.03%) Android
14 2 (0.52%) HPUX
15 1 (0.26%) VMS
15 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (19.85%) ITIL
2 30 (7.73%) PRINCE2
3 22 (5.67%) High Availability
4 21 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 21 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (5.41%) Incident Management
5 19 (4.90%) RUP
6 18 (4.64%) Service Delivery
7 17 (4.38%) PRINCE
8 16 (4.12%) Project Management
8 16 (4.12%) OO
8 16 (4.12%) Unit Testing
9 15 (3.87%) Performance Monitoring
9 15 (3.87%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (3.61%) TDD
10 14 (3.61%) CRM
11 12 (3.09%) Change Management
11 12 (3.09%) Multithreading
11 12 (3.09%) Waterfall
12 10 (2.58%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 165 (42.53%) SQL
2 94 (24.23%) C#
3 46 (11.86%) T-SQL
4 42 (10.82%) JavaScript
5 32 (8.25%) Java
6 23 (5.93%) PowerShell
7 20 (5.15%) VB.NET
8 19 (4.90%) C++
9 15 (3.87%) PL/SQL
10 11 (2.84%) C
11 10 (2.58%) VBScript
11 10 (2.58%) VB
12 4 (1.03%) Perl
12 4 (1.03%) Python
13 3 (0.77%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.52%) PHP
14 2 (0.52%) VC++
15 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.26%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 65 (16.75%) Degree
2 56 (14.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (14.43%) Security Cleared
3 52 (13.40%) SC Cleared
4 29 (7.47%) MCP
5 26 (6.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 18 (4.64%) MCSE
7 16 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (3.87%) CCNA
9 13 (3.35%) MCSA
9 13 (3.35%) MCAD
9 13 (3.35%) MCSD
9 13 (3.35%) MCITP
10 12 (3.09%) MCTS
11 10 (2.58%) CCNP
12 8 (2.06%) ISEB
13 6 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (1.29%) PMI Certification
14 5 (1.29%) Citrix Certification
15 4 (1.03%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.79%) SLA
2 4 (1.03%) QA
3 3 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 96 (24.74%) Active Directory
2 70 (18.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (13.92%) Hyper-V
4 37 (9.54%) XenApp
5 22 (5.67%) XenDesktop
6 21 (5.41%) VMware ESX
7 14 (3.61%) UAG
8 13 (3.35%) Forefront TMG
9 12 (3.09%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (2.58%) vSphere
11 9 (2.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 7 (1.80%) XenServer
13 6 (1.55%) Oracle RAC
13 6 (1.55%) Oracle RMAN
13 6 (1.55%) Terminal Services
14 5 (1.29%) KVM
15 4 (1.03%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 2 (0.52%) ISA Server
17 2 (0.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 19 (4.90%) SCCM
2 13 (3.35%) SCOM
3 8 (2.06%) Backup Exec
4 7 (1.80%) NetBackup
5 6 (1.55%) Data Guard
5 6 (1.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (1.29%) SCVMM
6 5 (1.29%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (1.29%) WSUS
7 4 (1.03%) MOM
7 4 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (1.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (1.03%) SCDPM
8 3 (0.77%) ARCserve
8 3 (0.77%) BladeLogic
9 2 (0.52%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.52%) BMC Performance Manager
9 2 (0.52%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (0.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.52%) OpenView
Vendors
1 197 (50.77%) Microsoft
2 82 (21.13%) VMware
3 53 (13.66%) Citrix
4 50 (12.89%) Cisco
5 47 (12.11%) Oracle
6 33 (8.51%) HP
7 25 (6.44%) Symantec
8 17 (4.38%) Sybase
9 15 (3.87%) Computacenter
10 12 (3.09%) IBM
10 12 (3.09%) Remedy
11 11 (2.84%) EMC
12 10 (2.58%) NetApp
13 9 (2.32%) Websense
13 9 (2.32%) Sencha
14 8 (2.06%) McAfee
15 5 (1.29%) CheckPoint
15 5 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
15 5 (1.29%) Dell
15 5 (1.29%) SAP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Package and Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £32k - 43k per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Steria
Salary: From £0 to £30,000 per annum plus 5% flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 37-45k
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum + Benefits and IT Certification Trai
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Salary: From £28,800 to £34,560 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £18,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 14 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
National Energy Services Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago