Period
to 23 October 2017

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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 13 10
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 608 496 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.66% 16.18% 16.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.35% 76.90% 69.96%
Number of salaries quoted 479 453 656
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £33,000 £32,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% -8.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £20,850 £20,750 £20,750
90th Percentile £60,250 £55,000 £52,500
South East median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% +2.67%

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 786 645 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 28.00% 21.04% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 612 539 808
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -7.89% +8.57%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,750 £22,350
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
South East median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -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 23 October 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 6 months to 23 October 2017. 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 +10 321 £35,356 +1.02% 13
High Wycombe 0 77 £29,500 -1.67% 9
Aylesbury +10 75 £30,000 -4.00% 3
Marlow +4 50 £25,000 -7.41% 3
Gerrards Cross - 24 £40,000 - 1
Buckingham - 11 £77,500 -
Beaconsfield +6 7 £55,000 -15.38%
Amersham -2 7 £30,000 -
Chesham - 7 £33,000 -
Bletchley - 7 - -
Olney +6 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 235 (38.65%) Microsoft
2 205 (33.72%) Windows Server
3 178 (29.28%) SQL
4 157 (25.82%) Microsoft Office
5 152 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 149 (24.51%) C#
7 145 (23.85%) Active Directory
8 137 (22.53%) .NET
9 132 (21.71%) Windows 7
10 122 (20.07%) VMware
11 116 (19.08%) Citrix
12 112 (18.42%) Linux
13 103 (16.94%) Degree
14 100 (16.45%) JavaScript
15 93 (15.30%) Finance
15 93 (15.30%) Agile Software Development
16 90 (14.80%) C++
17 88 (14.47%) Computer Science
18 86 (14.14%) IIS
19 80 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
20 77 (12.66%) Office 365
20 77 (12.66%) MS Exchange
21 73 (12.01%) VMware Infrastructure
21 73 (12.01%) Windows 10
22 72 (11.84%) ITIL
23 71 (11.68%) Apple iOS
24 68 (11.18%) Windows Server 2012
25 66 (10.86%) ASP.NET
26 64 (10.53%) Android
26 64 (10.53%) jQuery

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 86 (14.14%) IIS
2 77 (12.66%) MS Exchange
3 32 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 30 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (2.30%) SharePoint Server
6 10 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 10 (1.64%) DNN
6 10 (1.64%) Documentum
6 10 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (1.32%) Confluence
8 8 (1.32%) IBM Notes
9 7 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (0.99%) SAS
11 4 (0.66%) Apache
12 3 (0.49%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.33%) Skype for Business
13 2 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 157 (25.82%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.15%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.33%) Maple
6 1 (0.16%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.16%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 77 (12.66%) Office 365
2 32 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.97%) SaaS
5 9 (1.48%) Azure Data Factory
6 4 (0.66%) IaaS
6 4 (0.66%) PaaS
7 3 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.49%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.49%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.16%) GitHub
9 1 (0.16%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 62 (10.20%) VPN
2 44 (7.24%) Firewall
2 44 (7.24%) WAN
3 43 (7.07%) LAN
4 40 (6.58%) SAN
4 40 (6.58%) TCP/IP
5 38 (6.25%) DNS
6 36 (5.92%) VoIP
7 29 (4.77%) DHCP
8 25 (4.11%) HTTP
9 14 (2.30%) Extranet
9 14 (2.30%) Intranet
9 14 (2.30%) VLAN
10 10 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (1.48%) LDAP
12 8 (1.32%) Kerberos
13 6 (0.99%) Broadband
13 6 (0.99%) Internet
13 6 (0.99%) Remote Desktop
13 6 (0.99%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (5.92%) NoSQL
3 23 (3.78%) MariaDB
3 23 (3.78%) MongoDB
4 22 (3.62%) MySQL
5 21 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (2.96%) SQL Server 2016
7 17 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (2.63%) Relational Database
9 15 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (1.81%) RDBMS
12 9 (1.48%) Azure SQL Database
13 8 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
15 5 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
16 4 (0.66%) Big Data
16 4 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
16 4 (0.66%) PowerCenter
16 4 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 38 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 35 (5.76%) Visual Studio
3 26 (4.28%) Subversion
4 14 (2.30%) JIRA
5 13 (2.14%) Jenkins
6 12 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (1.32%) Cucumber
7 8 (1.32%) IntelliJ
7 8 (1.32%) Selenium
8 7 (1.15%) Xcode
9 6 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (0.82%) Babel
10 5 (0.82%) Bitbucket
10 5 (0.82%) gulp
10 5 (0.82%) Sinon.JS
10 5 (0.82%) webpack
11 4 (0.66%) InstallShield
12 3 (0.49%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.49%) Log4j
12 3 (0.49%) Maven
General
1 93 (15.30%) Finance
2 51 (8.39%) Legal
3 41 (6.74%) Back Office
4 25 (4.11%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.80%) Marketing
6 16 (2.63%) Retail
7 15 (2.47%) Financial Institution
8 14 (2.30%) Billing
9 9 (1.48%) Publishing
10 6 (0.99%) Law
10 6 (0.99%) Local Government
11 5 (0.82%) Electronics
11 5 (0.82%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.66%) Games
13 3 (0.49%) French Language
13 3 (0.49%) German Language
14 2 (0.33%) Automotive
14 2 (0.33%) Banking
14 2 (0.33%) Military
15 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 185 (30.43%) Analyst
2 118 (19.41%) Developer
3 97 (15.95%) Support Analyst
4 85 (13.98%) Support Engineer
5 78 (12.83%) IT Support
6 74 (12.17%) Service Analyst
7 66 (10.86%) Service Desk Analyst
8 59 (9.70%) .NET Developer
8 59 (9.70%) Software Developer
9 54 (8.88%) IT Analyst
9 54 (8.88%) IT Support Analyst
10 44 (7.24%) C# Developer
11 41 (6.74%) Graduate
12 39 (6.41%) Junior
13 38 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
13 38 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
14 37 (6.09%) 2nd Line Support
15 35 (5.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 33 (5.43%) Senior Analyst
17 30 (4.93%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (22.53%) .NET
2 66 (10.86%) ASP.NET
3 64 (10.53%) jQuery
4 56 (9.21%) HTML
5 44 (7.24%) CSS
6 42 (6.91%) Web Services
6 42 (6.91%) XML
7 41 (6.74%) HTML5
8 36 (5.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (5.59%) WinForms
10 31 (5.10%) .NET Framework
10 31 (5.10%) WCF
11 29 (4.77%) AngularJS
12 23 (3.78%) Ajax
12 23 (3.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 21 (3.45%) CSS3
14 19 (3.13%) WPF
15 17 (2.80%) Qt
16 15 (2.47%) Entity Framework
16 15 (2.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 88 (14.47%) Computer Science
2 38 (6.25%) Algorithms
3 30 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (4.61%) Mobile App
5 27 (4.44%) Data Centre
6 23 (3.78%) iPad
7 19 (3.13%) Data Structures
8 17 (2.80%) iPhone
9 15 (2.47%) Hedge funds
10 10 (1.64%) Blackberry
10 10 (1.64%) Fintech
11 8 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
12 7 (1.15%) N-Tier
13 6 (0.99%) Mobile Computing
14 5 (0.82%) Smartphone
15 4 (0.66%) Clustering
15 4 (0.66%) HACMP
15 4 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
15 4 (0.66%) Management Information System
15 4 (0.66%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 205 (33.72%) Windows Server
2 132 (21.71%) Windows 7
3 112 (18.42%) Linux
4 80 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 73 (12.01%) Windows 10
6 71 (11.68%) Apple iOS
7 68 (11.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 64 (10.53%) Android
9 47 (7.73%) Unix
10 40 (6.58%) Windows 8
11 36 (5.92%) Mac OS
11 36 (5.92%) Windows Server 2003
12 23 (3.78%) Mac OS X
13 14 (2.30%) Windows XP
14 11 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (0.82%) Solaris
15 5 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
16 4 (0.66%) AIX
17 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (15.30%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (11.84%) ITIL
3 60 (9.87%) Software Engineering
4 55 (9.05%) MVC
5 49 (8.06%) Scrum
6 48 (7.89%) Ticket Management
7 43 (7.07%) TDD
8 35 (5.76%) Service Management
9 27 (4.44%) Mentoring
10 25 (4.11%) Android Development
10 25 (4.11%) Mobile Application Development
10 25 (4.11%) SDLC
11 24 (3.95%) iOS Development
11 24 (3.95%) Mathematics
11 24 (3.95%) Service Delivery
12 22 (3.62%) OOP
13 21 (3.45%) Coaching
13 21 (3.45%) Concurrent Programming
14 19 (3.13%) Workflow
15 18 (2.96%) OO
Programming Languages
1 178 (29.28%) SQL
2 149 (24.51%) C#
3 100 (16.45%) JavaScript
4 90 (14.80%) C++
5 58 (9.54%) PowerShell
6 47 (7.73%) Java
7 38 (6.25%) C
8 31 (5.10%) VB.NET
9 25 (4.11%) Objective-C
10 20 (3.29%) T-SQL
11 14 (2.30%) Python
11 14 (2.30%) TypeScript
12 9 (1.48%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.82%) ES6
14 4 (0.66%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.49%) VBScript
16 2 (0.33%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.33%) Clojure
16 2 (0.33%) Perl
16 2 (0.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 103 (16.94%) Degree
2 48 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (6.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 31 (5.10%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (4.11%) CCNA
5 25 (4.11%) MCSE
6 17 (2.80%) PhD
7 16 (2.63%) MCSA
8 15 (2.47%) MCP
9 12 (1.97%) A+ Certification
10 9 (1.48%) MCITP
11 8 (1.32%) GNVQ
11 8 (1.32%) HND
12 7 (1.15%) CCNP
13 5 (0.82%) DBS Check
13 5 (0.82%) Security Cleared
14 3 (0.49%) CCENT
14 3 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.49%) MCTS
14 3 (0.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (10.03%) SLA
2 12 (1.97%) PMO
3 8 (1.32%) QA
4 3 (0.49%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.33%) TickIT
6 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.16%) DICOM
6 1 (0.16%) HL7
System Software
1 145 (23.85%) Active Directory
2 73 (12.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.30%) Docker
4 14 (2.30%) XenApp
5 8 (1.32%) vSphere
6 4 (0.66%) GPFS
6 4 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (0.66%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.66%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.49%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.49%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.33%) pfSense
8 2 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.16%) Firmware
9 1 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 58 (9.54%) SCCM
2 9 (1.48%) Ansible
3 5 (0.82%) Backup Exec
3 5 (0.82%) Mesos
3 5 (0.82%) Puppet
4 4 (0.66%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.49%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.49%) SCOM
6 2 (0.33%) Packer
6 2 (0.33%) Terraform
7 1 (0.16%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.16%) BMC Performance Manager
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.16%) TADDM
7 1 (0.16%) WMI
7 1 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 235 (38.65%) Microsoft
2 122 (20.07%) VMware
3 116 (19.08%) Citrix
4 55 (9.05%) Cisco
5 43 (7.07%) Oracle
6 22 (3.62%) NetApp
7 20 (3.29%) ServiceNow
8 14 (2.30%) Remedy
9 13 (2.14%) Avaya
10 11 (1.81%) Extreme Networks
10 11 (1.81%) Palo Alto
10 11 (1.81%) Telerik
11 10 (1.64%) Apple
11 10 (1.64%) EMC
12 9 (1.48%) Veeam
13 8 (1.32%) Lotus
13 8 (1.32%) Mitel
14 6 (0.99%) CheckPoint
14 6 (0.99%) SAP
15 5 (0.82%) IBM