Period
to 19 October 2018

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 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 6 13
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 459 610 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 18.12% 21.65% 16.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.99% 77.02% 76.85%
Number of salaries quoted 354 482 450
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +3.17% -10.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £20,763 £20,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 604 792 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 23.85% 28.11% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 456 613 539
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -7.89%
10th Percentile £22,625 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £56,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +6.25%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

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 6 months to 19 October 2018.

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 6 months to 19 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -6 228 £45,000 +27.28% 42
High Wycombe -2 93 £27,500 -8.33% 8
Aylesbury 0 24 £27,354 -4.86% 4
Marlow 0 23 £57,500 +130.00% 3
Gerrards Cross 0 10 £32,500 -18.75%
Newport Pagnell - 4 £22,000 - 2
Buckingham -3 3 £32,500 -58.06% 1
Chesham -5 3 £22,500 -31.82%
Princes Risborough - 3 £35,000 -
Amersham -1 1 £24,000 -20.00%
Beaconsfield -5 1 £23,000 -58.18% 2
Iver - 1 - -
Wycombe - 1 £42,500 -
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 190 (41.39%) Windows Server
2 171 (37.25%) Microsoft
3 167 (36.38%) SQL
4 138 (30.07%) SQL Server
5 135 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 130 (28.32%) Linux
7 111 (24.18%) VMware
8 97 (21.13%) Microsoft Office
9 95 (20.70%) Office 365
10 86 (18.74%) Windows 7
11 81 (17.65%) ITIL
12 75 (16.34%) Citrix
13 74 (16.12%) Firewall
14 70 (15.25%) Windows 10
15 69 (15.03%) Microsoft Azure
16 63 (13.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 60 (13.07%) Windows Server 2012
18 55 (11.98%) VMware Infrastructure
19 53 (11.55%) TCP/IP
20 52 (11.33%) SLA
21 51 (11.11%) Finance
22 50 (10.89%) Degree
22 50 (10.89%) Problem-Solving
23 49 (10.68%) Windows Server 2008
24 48 (10.46%) PowerShell
25 46 (10.02%) T-SQL
26 44 (9.59%) .NET
27 43 (9.37%) Law
28 41 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
28 41 (8.93%) MS Exchange

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 41 (8.93%) MS Exchange
2 25 (5.45%) IIS
3 19 (4.14%) Confluence
4 18 (3.92%) SharePoint
5 14 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (2.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.09%) Skype for Business
10 4 (0.87%) WordPress
11 3 (0.65%) Apache
11 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.65%) Smallworld
11 3 (0.65%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.44%) Documentum
12 2 (0.44%) NServiceBus
12 2 (0.44%) SAS
13 1 (0.22%) CMS
13 1 (0.22%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 97 (21.13%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.74%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.44%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 95 (20.70%) Office 365
2 69 (15.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (5.45%) PaaS
4 23 (5.01%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (4.58%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (4.14%) IaaS
7 15 (3.27%) SaaS
8 4 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.65%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.65%) Amazon Glacier
9 3 (0.65%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.65%) G Suite
9 3 (0.65%) Route 53
9 3 (0.65%) Sauce Labs
9 3 (0.65%) Serverless
9 3 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.44%) Azure Functions
10 2 (0.44%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 74 (16.12%) Firewall
2 53 (11.55%) TCP/IP
3 34 (7.41%) DNS
4 26 (5.66%) Internet
5 25 (5.45%) LAN
5 25 (5.45%) WAN
6 23 (5.01%) DHCP
6 23 (5.01%) VPN
7 16 (3.49%) VoIP
8 12 (2.61%) SAN
9 11 (2.40%) MPLS
10 9 (1.96%) IPsec
10 9 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (1.74%) NetScaler
12 6 (1.31%) SSL
13 5 (1.09%) PPTP
14 4 (0.87%) PuTTY
14 4 (0.87%) Remote Desktop
14 4 (0.87%) Wireless
14 4 (0.87%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (30.07%) SQL Server
2 38 (8.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (7.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (6.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 24 (5.23%) Oracle Database
6 20 (4.36%) MySQL
7 12 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (2.18%) SSDT
9 9 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.74%) SQL Server 2016
11 7 (1.53%) Redis
11 7 (1.53%) Relational Database
12 6 (1.31%) GIS
13 5 (1.09%) OLTP
14 4 (0.87%) NoSQL
14 4 (0.87%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.65%) MongoDB
15 3 (0.65%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 25 (5.45%) JIRA
2 17 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 14 (3.05%) Jenkins
4 13 (2.83%) Bitbucket
5 9 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (1.53%) Visual Studio
7 6 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (1.31%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.09%) Appium
8 5 (1.09%) Selenium
8 5 (1.09%) WebDriver
9 4 (0.87%) Mercurial
10 3 (0.65%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.44%) MSBuild
11 2 (0.44%) NSubstitute
11 2 (0.44%) NUnit
11 2 (0.44%) Serilog
11 2 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.44%) WiX
General
1 51 (11.11%) Finance
2 43 (9.37%) Law
3 36 (7.84%) Legal
4 21 (4.58%) Back Office
5 15 (3.27%) French Language
6 6 (1.31%) Banking
6 6 (1.31%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.09%) Automotive
8 4 (0.87%) German Language
9 3 (0.65%) Billing
9 3 (0.65%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.65%) Retail
10 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Games
10 1 (0.22%) Local Government
10 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.22%) Marketing
10 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 90 (19.61%) Analyst
2 69 (15.03%) Support Engineer
3 55 (11.98%) DBA
4 47 (10.24%) SQL DBA
5 45 (9.80%) IT Support
6 41 (8.93%) SQL Server DBA
7 37 (8.06%) Service Analyst
7 37 (8.06%) Service Desk Analyst
8 35 (7.63%) Support Analyst
9 34 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 33 (7.19%) Technical Engineer
10 33 (7.19%) Technical Support
11 29 (6.32%) Consultant
12 28 (6.10%) Administrator
13 26 (5.66%) IT Analyst
14 25 (5.45%) Technical Support Engineer
15 24 (5.23%) Senior Analyst
16 23 (5.01%) IT Support Analyst
17 22 (4.79%) Oracle DBA
17 22 (4.79%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (9.59%) .NET
2 28 (6.10%) HTML
3 22 (4.79%) ASP.NET
4 21 (4.58%) XML
5 15 (3.27%) Web Services
6 11 (2.40%) LDAP
7 9 (1.96%) CSS
8 8 (1.74%) .NET Framework
8 8 (1.74%) Swagger
9 7 (1.53%) HTML5
9 7 (1.53%) REST
9 7 (1.53%) WCF
10 5 (1.09%) AngularJS
10 5 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (1.09%) Middleware
11 4 (0.87%) .NET Core
11 4 (0.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (0.87%) JSON
11 4 (0.87%) Node.js
11 4 (0.87%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.10%) Management Information System
2 19 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.14%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (3.92%) Data Centre
4 15 (3.27%) Driving Licence
5 14 (3.05%) Clustering
5 14 (3.05%) Replication
6 13 (2.83%) Computer Science
7 11 (2.40%) Fat Client
7 11 (2.40%) Thin Client
8 9 (1.96%) Blackberry
8 9 (1.96%) HACMP
9 5 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.09%) iPhone
9 5 (1.09%) Mainframe
10 4 (0.87%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.87%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.87%) PKI
11 3 (0.65%) Life Science
11 3 (0.65%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 190 (41.39%) Windows Server
2 130 (28.32%) Linux
3 86 (18.74%) Windows 7
4 70 (15.25%) Windows 10
5 60 (13.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 49 (10.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (7.63%) Unix
8 29 (6.32%) Apple iOS
9 28 (6.10%) Android
10 15 (3.27%) Windows 8
11 14 (3.05%) Solaris
12 13 (2.83%) AIX
13 12 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (1.96%) Mac OS X
14 9 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (1.53%) Windows XP
16 5 (1.09%) CentOS
17 4 (0.87%) Mac OS
17 4 (0.87%) VMS
18 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (17.65%) ITIL
2 63 (13.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 50 (10.89%) Problem-Solving
4 41 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 40 (8.71%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (6.97%) High Availability
7 29 (6.32%) Service Delivery
8 28 (6.10%) Project Management
9 27 (5.88%) SDLC
10 25 (5.45%) DevOps
11 24 (5.23%) Ticket Management
11 24 (5.23%) Validation
11 24 (5.23%) Workflow
12 23 (5.01%) Database Tuning
12 23 (5.01%) Performance Analysis
13 19 (4.14%) Migration
14 17 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
15 16 (3.49%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (3.49%) Stakeholder Management
16 15 (3.27%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 167 (36.38%) SQL
2 48 (10.46%) PowerShell
3 46 (10.02%) T-SQL
4 39 (8.50%) Java
5 38 (8.28%) C#
6 14 (3.05%) JavaScript
7 10 (2.18%) Delphi
7 10 (2.18%) Python
8 9 (1.96%) Ruby
9 8 (1.74%) PL/SQL
10 7 (1.53%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.09%) Apple Swift
11 5 (1.09%) PHP
12 4 (0.87%) VBA
13 3 (0.65%) Perl
13 3 (0.65%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.44%) C
14 2 (0.44%) C++
14 2 (0.44%) Magik
14 2 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 50 (10.89%) Degree
2 28 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (5.23%) MCSE
4 20 (4.36%) CISSP
5 13 (2.83%) MCSA
6 12 (2.61%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (1.74%) CCA
7 8 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (1.74%) Security Cleared
8 7 (1.53%) CCNA
8 7 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.53%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (1.09%) MCITP
10 5 (1.09%) MCP
11 4 (0.87%) CCAA
11 4 (0.87%) MCTS
12 3 (0.65%) CEH
12 3 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (11.33%) SLA
2 24 (5.23%) QA
3 12 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.74%) GDPR
5 4 (0.87%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (0.87%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.65%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.65%) PMO
6 3 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 135 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 55 (11.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (8.06%) Hyper-V
4 29 (6.32%) XenApp
5 28 (6.10%) VMware ESXi
5 28 (6.10%) XenDesktop
6 13 (2.83%) Docker
7 11 (2.40%) Terminal Services
8 9 (1.96%) GPFS
9 6 (1.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (1.09%) Firmware
10 5 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.87%) vSphere
11 4 (0.87%) XenServer
12 3 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.44%) pfSense
13 2 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.22%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 14 (3.05%) Microsoft Clustering
2 12 (2.61%) SCCM
3 8 (1.74%) Single Sign-On
4 6 (1.31%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.87%) EdgeSight
5 4 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.87%) Packer
5 4 (0.87%) Terraform
5 4 (0.87%) WSUS
5 4 (0.87%) XenMobile
6 3 (0.65%) Ansible
6 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (0.65%) SCOM
6 3 (0.65%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.44%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.22%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.22%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.22%) IBM BigFix
8 1 (0.22%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 171 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 111 (24.18%) VMware
3 75 (16.34%) Citrix
4 40 (8.71%) Oracle
5 34 (7.41%) Sony
6 24 (5.23%) Cisco
7 21 (4.58%) IBM
8 18 (3.92%) HP
9 16 (3.49%) NetApp
10 15 (3.27%) iManage
11 13 (2.83%) Capita
12 10 (2.18%) Atlassian
12 10 (2.18%) ServiceNow
13 8 (1.74%) EMC
14 7 (1.53%) Remedy
15 6 (1.31%) Veeam
16 5 (1.09%) 3PAR
16 5 (1.09%) ConnectWise
16 5 (1.09%) Mitel
17 4 (0.87%) Apple