Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 4 14
Rank change year-on-year -1 +10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 594 572 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 20.57% 20.05% 16.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.94% 77.30% 73.47%
Number of salaries quoted 420 472 447
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.54% -7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £22,500 £20,888 £20,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £52,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -

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 772 740 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 26.74% 25.94% 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 559 535 548
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £36,000 £36,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.37% -5.19% +2.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,088
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,133 £41,500
% change year-on-year +0.87% +1.52% +3.75%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +1 332 £45,000 +28.57% 29
Marlow +7 110 £25,000 -23.08% 3
High Wycombe -6 61 £27,250 -6.03% 13
Aylesbury -2 19 £21,500 -62.61% 3
Gerrards Cross +6 16 £37,500 -9.09%
Chesham -4 8 £32,500 -1.52%
Buckingham -3 4 £32,500 -56.67% 1
Newport Pagnell +4 3 £22,000 -34.33%
Amersham +9 1 £34,000 +19.30%
Beaconsfield +1 1 £23,000 -64.62% 1
Iver +1 1 - - 3
Wycombe - 1 £42,500 -
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 245 (41.25%) Microsoft
2 241 (40.57%) Windows Server
3 194 (32.66%) SQL
4 153 (25.76%) Microsoft Office
5 138 (23.23%) Linux
6 133 (22.39%) SQL Server
6 133 (22.39%) Active Directory
7 121 (20.37%) VMware
8 120 (20.20%) Citrix
9 108 (18.18%) Finance
10 107 (18.01%) Office 365
11 106 (17.85%) Problem-Solving
11 106 (17.85%) ITIL
12 104 (17.51%) C#
13 101 (17.00%) SLA
13 101 (17.00%) Windows 7
14 98 (16.50%) .NET
15 89 (14.98%) Legal
16 86 (14.48%) Law
16 86 (14.48%) VMware Infrastructure
17 85 (14.31%) IIS
17 85 (14.31%) Windows Server 2012
18 84 (14.14%) TCP/IP
19 79 (13.30%) Windows 10
20 71 (11.95%) Windows Server 2008
21 68 (11.45%) Firewall
22 64 (10.77%) JavaScript
22 64 (10.77%) Ticket Management
23 63 (10.61%) MS Exchange
24 59 (9.93%) 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 85 (14.31%) IIS
2 63 (10.61%) MS Exchange
3 29 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 28 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (3.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 15 (2.53%) SharePoint
7 13 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (2.02%) Skype for Business
9 11 (1.85%) Confluence
10 6 (1.01%) WordPress
11 5 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.67%) Apache Pig
12 4 (0.67%) SAS
12 4 (0.67%) Smallworld
13 2 (0.34%) CMS
14 1 (0.17%) Apache
14 1 (0.17%) Commerce Server
14 1 (0.17%) NetWeaver
14 1 (0.17%) nginx
14 1 (0.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 153 (25.76%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.17%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 107 (18.01%) Office 365
2 39 (6.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (3.03%) SaaS
6 9 (1.52%) PaaS
7 7 (1.18%) OpenShift
8 6 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (1.01%) IaaS
9 5 (0.84%) Azure Data Factory
9 5 (0.84%) GitHub
10 4 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.34%) G Suite
11 2 (0.34%) Serverless
12 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.17%) NuGet
12 1 (0.17%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 84 (14.14%) TCP/IP
2 68 (11.45%) Firewall
3 43 (7.24%) VPN
4 32 (5.39%) DNS
5 29 (4.88%) LAN
6 28 (4.71%) DHCP
7 24 (4.04%) WAN
8 23 (3.87%) VoIP
9 19 (3.20%) Internet
10 18 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
11 13 (2.19%) SAN
12 8 (1.35%) HTTP
12 8 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (1.01%) Ethernet
13 6 (1.01%) MPLS
13 6 (1.01%) SNMP
13 6 (1.01%) SSL
14 5 (0.84%) Kerberos
14 5 (0.84%) Network Security
15 4 (0.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (22.39%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (4.38%) Oracle Database
5 20 (3.37%) MySQL
6 18 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (2.02%) SSDT
9 10 (1.68%) SQL Server 2016
10 9 (1.52%) GIS
10 9 (1.52%) NoSQL
11 8 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (1.35%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (1.01%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (0.84%) Big Data
13 5 (0.84%) Relational Database
14 4 (0.67%) Apache Hive
14 4 (0.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (3.37%) JIRA
2 16 (2.69%) Jenkins
3 14 (2.36%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.18%) Subversion
5 6 (1.01%) Selenium
6 4 (0.67%) Bitbucket
6 4 (0.67%) Bugzilla
6 4 (0.67%) HP UFT
6 4 (0.67%) Maven
6 4 (0.67%) SpecFlow
6 4 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (0.51%) LabVIEW
7 3 (0.51%) Mercurial
7 3 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.51%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (0.51%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.51%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.34%) ClearQuest
8 2 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 108 (18.18%) Finance
2 89 (14.98%) Legal
3 86 (14.48%) Law
4 59 (9.93%) Back Office
5 19 (3.20%) French Language
6 17 (2.86%) Marketing
7 16 (2.69%) German Language
8 11 (1.85%) Billing
9 8 (1.35%) Banking
9 8 (1.35%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.01%) Automotive
10 6 (1.01%) Publishing
11 5 (0.84%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.67%) Local Government
12 4 (0.67%) Retail
13 3 (0.51%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.34%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.17%) Avionics
15 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 191 (32.15%) Analyst
2 99 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 84 (14.14%) IT Support
4 79 (13.30%) Senior Analyst
5 68 (11.45%) Service Analyst
5 68 (11.45%) Service Desk Analyst
6 59 (9.93%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
7 57 (9.60%) IT Analyst
8 56 (9.43%) IT Support Analyst
9 54 (9.09%) Support Engineer
10 52 (8.75%) Developer
11 45 (7.58%) Team Leader
12 42 (7.07%) DBA
13 37 (6.23%) SQL DBA
14 30 (5.05%) Consultant
14 30 (5.05%) SQL Server DBA
15 28 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support
15 28 (4.71%) Technical Support
16 27 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 27 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (16.50%) .NET
2 45 (7.58%) ASP.NET
3 42 (7.07%) HTML
4 25 (4.21%) AngularJS
5 24 (4.04%) XML
6 12 (2.02%) CSS
6 12 (2.02%) jQuery
6 12 (2.02%) REST
7 10 (1.68%) LDAP
8 9 (1.52%) .NET Framework
8 9 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (1.52%) WPF
9 8 (1.35%) Middleware
10 7 (1.18%) Hibernate
10 7 (1.18%) HTML5
10 7 (1.18%) Spring
10 7 (1.18%) Web Services
11 6 (1.01%) Ajax
11 6 (1.01%) Java EE
12 5 (0.84%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (4.21%) Self-Motivation
2 23 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (3.54%) Management Information System
4 20 (3.37%) Blackberry
4 20 (3.37%) Computer Science
5 11 (1.85%) iPhone
6 10 (1.68%) Driving Licence
7 9 (1.52%) Data Centre
7 9 (1.52%) User Experience
8 8 (1.35%) Algorithms
8 8 (1.35%) Fat Client
8 8 (1.35%) Thin Client
9 7 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (1.01%) Clustering
10 6 (1.01%) Replication
11 5 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (0.84%) PKI
12 4 (0.67%) EPoS
13 3 (0.51%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.51%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 241 (40.57%) Windows Server
2 138 (23.23%) Linux
3 101 (17.00%) Windows 7
4 85 (14.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 79 (13.30%) Windows 10
6 71 (11.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (6.23%) Unix
8 18 (3.03%) Mac OS
9 13 (2.19%) Windows 8
10 12 (2.02%) VMS
11 11 (1.85%) Android
11 11 (1.85%) Windows XP
12 9 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (1.35%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.67%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.51%) CentOS
16 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.34%) SUSE
16 2 (0.34%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.34%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (17.85%) ITIL
1 106 (17.85%) Problem-Solving
2 64 (10.77%) Ticket Management
3 52 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (8.42%) DevOps
5 30 (5.05%) Service Management
6 27 (4.55%) Service Desk Management
7 25 (4.21%) Database Tuning
7 25 (4.21%) Performance Analysis
8 24 (4.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 23 (3.87%) Mentoring
9 23 (3.87%) SDLC
10 21 (3.54%) Project Management
11 20 (3.37%) High Availability
11 20 (3.37%) Scrum
11 20 (3.37%) Service Delivery
11 20 (3.37%) Software Engineering
12 18 (3.03%) CRM
12 18 (3.03%) OO
13 17 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 194 (32.66%) SQL
2 104 (17.51%) C#
3 64 (10.77%) JavaScript
4 53 (8.92%) PowerShell
5 51 (8.59%) Java
6 33 (5.56%) C++
7 27 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 26 (4.38%) Python
9 20 (3.37%) C
10 18 (3.03%) PHP
11 15 (2.53%) Bash Shell
12 12 (2.02%) Delphi
13 6 (1.01%) Ruby
13 6 (1.01%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.84%) Embedded C
14 5 (0.84%) Embedded C++
14 5 (0.84%) Pascal
14 5 (0.84%) Perl
15 4 (0.67%) Go
15 4 (0.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 53 (8.92%) Degree
2 43 (7.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (5.05%) MCSE
4 25 (4.21%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (3.87%) Security Cleared
6 21 (3.54%) CCNA
7 17 (2.86%) CISSP
8 16 (2.69%) Computer Science Degree
9 13 (2.19%) CCNP
9 13 (2.19%) MCITP
9 13 (2.19%) MCSA
10 11 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (1.85%) SC Cleared
11 10 (1.68%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (1.35%) MCTS
13 7 (1.18%) CCA
13 7 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (0.84%) MCP
15 4 (0.67%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (17.00%) SLA
2 15 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (2.53%) QA
3 8 (1.35%) ISO 9000
4 3 (0.51%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (0.51%) GDPR
4 3 (0.51%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.34%) PMO
System Software
1 133 (22.39%) Active Directory
2 86 (14.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (7.41%) XenApp
4 41 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
5 39 (6.57%) XenDesktop
6 32 (5.39%) Hyper-V
7 15 (2.53%) Docker
8 11 (1.85%) DFS Replication
8 11 (1.85%) Terminal Services
9 8 (1.35%) Firmware
9 8 (1.35%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (0.67%) vSphere
11 3 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.34%) pfSense
13 1 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (3.20%) WSUS
2 15 (2.53%) SCCM
3 13 (2.19%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (1.01%) Puppet
5 5 (0.84%) Ansible
5 5 (0.84%) SCOM
6 4 (0.67%) TADDM
7 3 (0.51%) EdgeSight
7 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.51%) Packer
7 3 (0.51%) Terraform
8 2 (0.34%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.17%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.17%) IBM BigFix
9 1 (0.17%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.17%) QRadar
9 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 245 (41.25%) Microsoft
2 121 (20.37%) VMware
3 120 (20.20%) Citrix
4 51 (8.59%) Cisco
5 40 (6.73%) Oracle
6 30 (5.05%) Sony
7 25 (4.21%) iManage
8 20 (3.37%) ServiceNow
9 12 (2.02%) Atlassian
10 11 (1.85%) ConnectWise
10 11 (1.85%) Remedy
11 10 (1.68%) NetApp
11 10 (1.68%) SolarWinds
12 8 (1.35%) HP
13 7 (1.18%) SAP
14 6 (1.01%) Google
14 6 (1.01%) McAfee
15 5 (0.84%) IBM
15 5 (0.84%) Juniper
15 5 (0.84%) WatchGuard