Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 7 13
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 416 582 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 17.31% 20.69% 15.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.33% 80.61% 76.77%
Number of salaries quoted 334 471 401
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% - -7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £20,875 £20,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £56,250
South East median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.67% - -3.85%

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 545 722 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.68% 25.67% 20.15%
Number of salaries quoted 424 568 512
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,678
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -1.90% -4.86%
10th Percentile £22,575 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £58,525 £56,475 £56,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +3.66%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 -4 182 £45,000 +20.00% 31
High Wycombe 0 98 £28,000 -25.83% 8
Aylesbury -1 26 £27,354 +11.65% 5
Marlow -3 17 £48,250 +93.00% 2
Chesham +2 5 £22,500 -31.82% 1
Gerrards Cross -5 5 £32,500 -18.75%
Amersham -2 3 £33,000 -34.00%
Princes Risborough - 3 £35,000 -
Bletchley - 1 - -
Newport Pagnell - 1 £27,500 -
Iver - 1 - -
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 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.

1 159 (38.22%) Windows Server
2 158 (37.98%) SQL
3 143 (34.38%) Active Directory
4 142 (34.13%) Microsoft
5 132 (31.73%) SQL Server
6 121 (29.09%) Linux
7 101 (24.28%) VMware
8 87 (20.91%) ITIL
9 85 (20.43%) Office 365
10 82 (19.71%) Microsoft Office
11 74 (17.79%) Microsoft Azure
12 68 (16.35%) Windows 7
13 65 (15.63%) Firewall
14 57 (13.70%) Citrix
15 54 (12.98%) T-SQL
15 54 (12.98%) .NET
16 50 (12.02%) C#
16 50 (12.02%) Degree
16 50 (12.02%) Windows 10
17 49 (11.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 48 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
18 48 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
19 42 (10.10%) Unix
20 41 (9.86%) Hyper-V
21 40 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
21 40 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
22 37 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
23 36 (8.65%) HTML
24 35 (8.41%) SLA
24 35 (8.41%) Microsoft Certification

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 31 (7.45%) MS Exchange
2 24 (5.77%) IIS
3 20 (4.81%) SharePoint
4 14 (3.37%) Confluence
5 13 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (2.40%) Documentum
9 5 (1.20%) Apache
9 5 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.72%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.72%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.72%) WordPress
11 2 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.48%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.24%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (0.24%) Liferay
12 1 (0.24%) Smallworld
12 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 82 (19.71%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.92%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.24%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 85 (20.43%) Office 365
2 74 (17.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (6.01%) PaaS
4 21 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (5.05%) IaaS
5 18 (4.33%) SaaS
6 12 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (1.44%) Amazon ELB
7 6 (1.44%) Amazon Glacier
7 6 (1.44%) Amazon S3
7 6 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (1.44%) Route 53
7 6 (1.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (0.96%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.72%) G Suite
9 3 (0.72%) Sauce Labs
10 2 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.48%) Azure Functions
10 2 (0.48%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 65 (15.63%) Firewall
2 29 (6.97%) DNS
3 28 (6.73%) TCP/IP
4 24 (5.77%) Internet
4 24 (5.77%) LAN
4 24 (5.77%) WAN
5 20 (4.81%) DHCP
6 17 (4.09%) SAN
7 16 (3.85%) VPN
8 15 (3.61%) VoIP
9 10 (2.40%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (1.92%) IPsec
10 8 (1.92%) MPLS
11 6 (1.44%) NAS
11 6 (1.44%) NetScaler
12 5 (1.20%) Network Security
12 5 (1.20%) Wireless
13 4 (0.96%) HTTP
13 4 (0.96%) Kerberos
13 4 (0.96%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (31.73%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (5.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (5.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (4.81%) MySQL
6 14 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (2.64%) Oracle Database
9 11 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (2.16%) OLTP
11 7 (1.68%) Relational Database
11 7 (1.68%) SQL Server 2016
12 5 (1.20%) Redis
12 5 (1.20%) SSDT
13 4 (0.96%) GIS
13 4 (0.96%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.72%) Geospatial Data
15 2 (0.48%) Big Data
15 2 (0.48%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 30 (7.21%) Git (software)
2 19 (4.57%) JIRA
3 12 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (2.64%) Bitbucket
4 11 (2.64%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (1.44%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.20%) Appium
7 5 (1.20%) Selenium
7 5 (1.20%) WebDriver
8 4 (0.96%) Mercurial
8 4 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (0.96%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.72%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.72%) MSBuild
9 3 (0.72%) NUnit
9 3 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.48%) Calabash
10 2 (0.48%) NSubstitute
10 2 (0.48%) WiX
General
1 31 (7.45%) Finance
2 17 (4.09%) Law
2 17 (4.09%) Legal
3 12 (2.88%) Back Office
4 8 (1.92%) Banking
4 8 (1.92%) French Language
4 8 (1.92%) Retail
5 5 (1.20%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.72%) Automotive
6 3 (0.72%) German Language
6 3 (0.72%) Spanish Language
6 3 (0.72%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.48%) Billing
7 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.24%) Games
8 1 (0.24%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 95 (22.84%) Analyst
2 66 (15.87%) Support Engineer
3 42 (10.10%) IT Support
3 42 (10.10%) Support Analyst
4 37 (8.89%) Developer
5 35 (8.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 33 (7.93%) DBA
6 33 (7.93%) Technical Support
7 32 (7.69%) Service Analyst
7 32 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
8 29 (6.97%) SQL DBA
8 29 (6.97%) Technical Engineer
9 28 (6.73%) IT Analyst
10 25 (6.01%) 1st Line Support
10 25 (6.01%) Technical Support Engineer
11 24 (5.77%) Administrator
11 24 (5.77%) IT Support Analyst
12 23 (5.53%) SQL Server DBA
13 21 (5.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 21 (5.05%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (12.98%) .NET
2 36 (8.65%) HTML
3 26 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 21 (5.05%) CSS
5 18 (4.33%) HTML5
6 16 (3.85%) CSS3
7 15 (3.61%) AngularJS
7 15 (3.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 15 (3.61%) WCF
7 15 (3.61%) Web Services
8 14 (3.37%) XML
9 13 (3.13%) .NET Core
10 12 (2.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 11 (2.64%) WPF
12 10 (2.40%) jQuery
12 10 (2.40%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (2.16%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (2.16%) LDAP
14 8 (1.92%) WinForms
15 7 (1.68%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.93%) Management Information System
2 29 (6.97%) Data Centre
3 19 (4.57%) Clustering
4 16 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (3.13%) HACMP
6 12 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (2.64%) Driving Licence
7 11 (2.64%) Life Science
8 9 (2.16%) Replication
9 7 (1.68%) iPhone
9 7 (1.68%) Mainframe
9 7 (1.68%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.44%) Fintech
10 6 (1.44%) Private Cloud
11 5 (1.20%) Fat Client
11 5 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (1.20%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.20%) Thin Client
11 5 (1.20%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 159 (38.22%) Windows Server
2 121 (29.09%) Linux
3 68 (16.35%) Windows 7
4 50 (12.02%) Windows 10
5 48 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (10.10%) Unix
7 40 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 34 (8.17%) Android
9 29 (6.97%) Apple iOS
10 18 (4.33%) Solaris
11 17 (4.09%) AIX
12 14 (3.37%) Windows 8
13 13 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (2.88%) Mac OS X
15 11 (2.64%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (1.20%) CentOS
17 3 (0.72%) Windows XP
18 2 (0.48%) MVS
18 2 (0.48%) VMS
18 2 (0.48%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (20.91%) ITIL
2 49 (11.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 48 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 30 (7.21%) Project Management
6 28 (6.73%) High Availability
6 28 (6.73%) Problem-Solving
7 26 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 23 (5.53%) MVC
9 21 (5.05%) Computer Science
9 21 (5.05%) Information Security
10 19 (4.57%) SDLC
10 19 (4.57%) Validation
11 18 (4.33%) Mentoring
12 17 (4.09%) Workflow
13 16 (3.85%) Migration
13 16 (3.85%) Scrum
14 15 (3.61%) Information Security Management
14 15 (3.61%) Security Management
14 15 (3.61%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 158 (37.98%) SQL
2 54 (12.98%) T-SQL
3 50 (12.02%) C#
4 35 (8.41%) PowerShell
5 34 (8.17%) Java
6 20 (4.81%) JavaScript
7 13 (3.13%) Delphi
7 13 (3.13%) PL/SQL
8 11 (2.64%) VB.NET
9 9 (2.16%) PHP
10 8 (1.92%) Python
11 7 (1.68%) Ruby
12 6 (1.44%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.20%) Apple Swift
13 5 (1.20%) ES6
14 4 (0.96%) VBA
15 2 (0.48%) C
15 2 (0.48%) Perl
16 1 (0.24%) C++
16 1 (0.24%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 50 (12.02%) Degree
2 35 (8.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (6.97%) MCSE
4 26 (6.25%) MCSA
5 18 (4.33%) Citrix Certification
6 17 (4.09%) CCA
6 17 (4.09%) CISSP
7 14 (3.37%) Computer Science Degree
8 10 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.68%) CCNA
9 7 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (1.44%) MCITP
10 6 (1.44%) Security Cleared
11 5 (1.20%) CEH
11 5 (1.20%) MCP
11 5 (1.20%) MCTS
11 5 (1.20%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.48%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (8.41%) SLA
2 34 (8.17%) QA
3 6 (1.44%) GDPR
4 5 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.72%) PMO
7 2 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.48%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.24%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 143 (34.38%) Active Directory
2 41 (9.86%) Hyper-V
3 37 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (3.13%) GPFS
5 12 (2.88%) XenApp
6 11 (2.64%) XenDesktop
7 10 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (2.16%) Docker
9 6 (1.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (1.20%) Terminal Services
10 5 (1.20%) XenServer
11 4 (0.96%) Firmware
11 4 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (1.92%) Microsoft Clustering
2 7 (1.68%) SCCM
3 6 (1.44%) Single Sign-On
4 5 (1.20%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.20%) XenMobile
5 4 (0.96%) WSUS
6 3 (0.72%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.48%) Control-M
7 2 (0.48%) MAINVIEW
7 2 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.48%) Packer
7 2 (0.48%) Terraform
8 1 (0.24%) Ansible
8 1 (0.24%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.24%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.24%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 142 (34.13%) Microsoft
2 101 (24.28%) VMware
3 57 (13.70%) Citrix
4 30 (7.21%) Cisco
4 30 (7.21%) Oracle
5 25 (6.01%) HP
6 24 (5.77%) IBM
7 18 (4.33%) Capita
8 17 (4.09%) NetApp
8 17 (4.09%) Sony
9 16 (3.85%) EMC
10 10 (2.40%) iManage
10 10 (2.40%) Telerik
11 8 (1.92%) Remedy
12 7 (1.68%) Intel
13 6 (1.44%) CheckPoint
14 5 (1.20%) 3PAR
14 5 (1.20%) Atlassian
14 5 (1.20%) Ivanti
14 5 (1.20%) Juniper