The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 11 9
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 294 251 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 20.30% 16.76% 14.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.87% 76.52% 65.79%
Number of salaries quoted 200 208 263
Median salary £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.98% -4.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £21,500 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +1.35%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 398 328 532
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 27.49% 21.90% 22.10%
Number of salaries quoted 289 282 418
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Buckinghamshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Windows in Buckinghamshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Buckinghamshire

Windows
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +14 181 £35,000 - 15
High Wycombe -1 35 £24,750 -23.84% 2
Aylesbury -10 28 £58,750 +60.95% 6
Marlow +1 13 £25,000 -16.66% 4
Bletchley - 12 - -
Buckingham +13 7 £75,000 +275.00%
Amersham -10 7 £30,000 -
Gerrards Cross - 4 £41,250 - 4
Chesham 0 3 £39,500 +41.07%
Beaconsfield - 2 £41,500 -
Newport Pagnell - 1 £33,500 -
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 204 (35.66%) Microsoft
2 166 (29.02%) Active Directory
3 152 (26.57%) Windows Server
4 148 (25.87%) Microsoft Office
5 122 (21.33%) C#
6 117 (20.45%) Linux
7 114 (19.93%) SLA
8 108 (18.88%) Citrix
9 107 (18.71%) SQL
9 107 (18.71%) SQL Server
10 105 (18.36%) ITIL
11 103 (18.01%) Windows 7
12 95 (16.61%) Finance
13 92 (16.08%) VMware
13 92 (16.08%) Windows Server 2008
14 88 (15.38%) .NET
15 85 (14.86%) C++
16 81 (14.16%) VPN
17 80 (13.99%) Windows Server 2012
18 74 (12.94%) Degree
19 72 (12.59%) JavaScript
20 67 (11.71%) IIS
20 67 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure
20 67 (11.71%) Ticket Management
21 66 (11.54%) Hyper-V
22 62 (10.84%) Computer Science
23 61 (10.66%) Microsoft Certification
24 60 (10.49%) Legal
25 58 (10.14%) Apple iOS
26 57 (9.97%) Back Office

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 67 (11.71%) IIS
2 41 (7.17%) MS Exchange
3 22 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 16 (2.80%) SAS
5 12 (2.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (1.22%) IBM Notes
8 6 (1.05%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.87%) Apache
9 5 (0.87%) Skype for Business
10 4 (0.70%) JBoss
10 4 (0.70%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.52%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.35%) CMS
12 2 (0.35%) Kentico
12 2 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 148 (25.87%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.22%) Maple
5 6 (1.05%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 55 (9.62%) Office 365
2 36 (6.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (3.50%) SaaS
4 14 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.70%) IaaS
5 4 (0.70%) PaaS
6 2 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.17%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.17%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 81 (14.16%) VPN
2 28 (4.90%) LAN
3 25 (4.37%) WAN
4 24 (4.20%) SAN
5 23 (4.02%) Firewall
6 20 (3.50%) DNS
7 17 (2.97%) DHCP
7 17 (2.97%) TCP/IP
8 16 (2.80%) HTTP
9 11 (1.92%) VoIP
10 10 (1.75%) BIG-IP
10 10 (1.75%) Kerberos
11 6 (1.05%) Broadband
11 6 (1.05%) LDAP
12 5 (0.87%) Skype
12 5 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (0.70%) MPLS
14 3 (0.52%) Cisco IOS
14 3 (0.52%) Network Security
14 3 (0.52%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (18.71%) SQL Server
2 29 (5.07%) MySQL
3 19 (3.32%) NoSQL
4 18 (3.15%) MongoDB
5 17 (2.97%) MariaDB
5 17 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (1.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (1.05%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.87%) DB2
11 4 (0.70%) Impala
11 4 (0.70%) PowerCenter
11 4 (0.70%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (0.52%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (3.15%) Git (software)
2 17 (2.97%) Subversion
3 12 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (1.40%) Visual Studio
5 7 (1.22%) LabVIEW
5 7 (1.22%) Xcode
6 4 (0.70%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.70%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.35%) IntelliJ
7 2 (0.35%) MSTest
7 2 (0.35%) NUnit
7 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.35%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.17%) Ant
8 1 (0.17%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.17%) Gradle
8 1 (0.17%) JUnit
8 1 (0.17%) Mockito
8 1 (0.17%) Moq
8 1 (0.17%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 95 (16.61%) Finance
2 60 (10.49%) Legal
3 57 (9.97%) Back Office
4 20 (3.50%) Billing
4 20 (3.50%) German Language
5 19 (3.32%) Telecoms
6 18 (3.15%) French Language
7 16 (2.80%) Retail
8 15 (2.62%) Marketing
9 9 (1.57%) Electronics
9 9 (1.57%) Spanish Language
10 8 (1.40%) Dutch Language
10 8 (1.40%) Polish Language
11 7 (1.22%) Front Office
12 6 (1.05%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.05%) Local Government
13 5 (0.87%) Advertising
13 5 (0.87%) Automotive
14 2 (0.35%) Games
14 2 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 180 (31.47%) Analyst
2 81 (14.16%) Developer
3 80 (13.99%) Support Analyst
4 76 (13.29%) Service Analyst
5 71 (12.41%) IT Support
6 68 (11.89%) Support Engineer
7 54 (9.44%) Service Desk Analyst
8 50 (8.74%) Software Developer
9 49 (8.57%) IT Analyst
10 39 (6.82%) 1st Line Support
11 38 (6.64%) IT Support Analyst
12 35 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
13 32 (5.59%) Graduate
14 31 (5.42%) C# Developer
14 31 (5.42%) Team Leader
15 28 (4.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 25 (4.37%) 2nd Line Support
16 25 (4.37%) Linux Developer
16 25 (4.37%) Windows Mobile Developer
17 24 (4.20%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (15.38%) .NET
2 47 (8.22%) ASP.NET
3 40 (6.99%) Web Services
4 29 (5.07%) HTML
5 27 (4.72%) XML
6 26 (4.55%) jQuery
7 25 (4.37%) CSS
8 21 (3.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (3.32%) HTML5
9 19 (3.32%) WCF
10 15 (2.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 15 (2.62%) CSS3
11 13 (2.27%) LINQ
12 12 (2.10%) XSLT
13 10 (1.75%) .NET Framework
13 10 (1.75%) AngularJS
14 7 (1.22%) WPF
15 6 (1.05%) Middleware
16 5 (0.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 4 (0.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 62 (10.84%) Computer Science
2 36 (6.29%) Algorithms
3 19 (3.32%) Data Structures
4 16 (2.80%) iPhone
5 15 (2.62%) Data Centre
5 15 (2.62%) iPad
6 13 (2.27%) Blackberry
7 12 (2.10%) EPoS
7 12 (2.10%) Replication
7 12 (2.10%) User Experience
8 10 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (1.75%) Clustering
9 9 (1.57%) Driving Licence
10 8 (1.40%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.05%) Hedge funds
11 6 (1.05%) Smartcard
12 4 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.52%) BYOD
13 3 (0.52%) FMCG
13 3 (0.52%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 152 (26.57%) Windows Server
2 117 (20.45%) Linux
3 103 (18.01%) Windows 7
4 92 (16.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 80 (13.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 58 (10.14%) Apple iOS
7 55 (9.62%) Android
8 49 (8.57%) Unix
9 42 (7.34%) Mac OS
10 36 (6.29%) Windows XP
11 31 (5.42%) Windows 8
12 29 (5.07%) Windows Server 2003
13 27 (4.72%) Windows 10
14 7 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.70%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.35%) AIX
16 2 (0.35%) OS/400
16 2 (0.35%) VMS
16 2 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (18.36%) ITIL
2 67 (11.71%) Ticket Management
3 46 (8.04%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (7.87%) Mentoring
5 33 (5.77%) Performance Monitoring
5 33 (5.77%) Service Management
5 33 (5.77%) Software Engineering
6 26 (4.55%) MVC
7 25 (4.37%) Incident Management
8 24 (4.20%) OO
9 22 (3.85%) Service Delivery
10 21 (3.67%) Web Development
11 20 (3.50%) Performance Tuning
12 19 (3.32%) Document Management
12 19 (3.32%) Mathematics
12 19 (3.32%) OOP
12 19 (3.32%) Time Management
13 18 (3.15%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (3.15%) Coaching
13 18 (3.15%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 122 (21.33%) C#
2 107 (18.71%) SQL
3 85 (14.86%) C++
4 72 (12.59%) JavaScript
5 52 (9.09%) Java
6 46 (8.04%) C
6 46 (8.04%) PowerShell
7 41 (7.17%) Objective-C
8 22 (3.85%) VB.NET
9 16 (2.80%) MATLAB
10 10 (1.75%) Python
11 8 (1.40%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.22%) T-SQL
13 5 (0.87%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.52%) VB
15 2 (0.35%) Perl
15 2 (0.35%) PHP
15 2 (0.35%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.17%) Korn
16 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (12.94%) Degree
2 61 (10.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (5.77%) Computer Science Degree
4 29 (5.07%) MCSE
5 26 (4.55%) MCP
6 21 (3.67%) MCITP
7 20 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (3.32%) MCSA
8 19 (3.32%) PhD
8 19 (3.32%) Security Cleared
9 14 (2.45%) GNVQ
9 14 (2.45%) HND
10 12 (2.10%) CCNA
11 9 (1.57%) A+ Certification
11 9 (1.57%) CREST Certified
11 9 (1.57%) DV Cleared
11 9 (1.57%) OSCP
12 8 (1.40%) CEH
12 8 (1.40%) SC Cleared
13 7 (1.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (19.93%) SLA
2 13 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (1.05%) PMO
3 6 (1.05%) QA
4 1 (0.17%) DICOM
4 1 (0.17%) HL7
System Software
1 166 (29.02%) Active Directory
2 67 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (11.54%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.10%) XenApp
5 7 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.87%) VMware Server
7 3 (0.52%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (0.52%) UAG
7 3 (0.52%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.52%) vSphere
7 3 (0.52%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 24 (4.20%) SCCM
2 7 (1.22%) Backup Exec
3 6 (1.05%) Ansible
4 3 (0.52%) Puppet
4 3 (0.52%) SCOM
5 2 (0.35%) Packer
5 2 (0.35%) Terraform
6 1 (0.17%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.17%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.17%) BMC Performance Manager
6 1 (0.17%) DameWare
6 1 (0.17%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.17%) TADDM
6 1 (0.17%) WMI
Vendors
1 204 (35.66%) Microsoft
2 108 (18.88%) Citrix
3 92 (16.08%) VMware
4 56 (9.79%) Cisco
5 29 (5.07%) Oracle
6 15 (2.62%) Remedy
7 12 (2.10%) Juniper
8 11 (1.92%) F5
8 11 (1.92%) MicroStrategy
9 9 (1.57%) Gemalto
9 9 (1.57%) HP
10 7 (1.22%) Lotus
11 6 (1.05%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.87%) ServiceNow
12 5 (0.87%) Veeam
13 4 (0.70%) Symantec
14 3 (0.52%) Apple
14 3 (0.52%) Brocade
14 3 (0.52%) Cognos
14 3 (0.52%) Forcepoint
Wolverton, Buckinghamshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 12 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Network ITR
Salary: £30000 - £38500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 19 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-Net
Salary: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-Net
Salary: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
83Zero Ltd
Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Training + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-Net
Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: Yesterday
Gerrards Cross
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Thebes IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + flexible working + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Aylesbury
greywood
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Marlow
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago