Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 6 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 577 501 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.73% 18.34% 15.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.97% 79.27% 73.16%
Number of salaries quoted 421 434 434
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £32,500 £32,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.76% -6.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,075 £20,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £51,250
South East median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.67% -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 740 632 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 25.31% 23.13% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 550 472 565
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +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 25 April 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 25 April 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 -2 297 £42,500 +17.24% 46
Marlow +10 135 £25,000 -23.08% 1
High Wycombe -7 51 £32,500 +8.33% 15
Aylesbury -1 26 £24,500 -31.47% 4
Gerrards Cross - 13 £37,500 -
Chesham -1 8 £32,500 -1.52%
Amersham +20 3 £34,000 +19.30% 1
Buckingham -4 1 - -
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 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.

1 256 (44.37%) Microsoft
2 233 (40.38%) Windows Server
3 198 (34.32%) SQL
4 173 (29.98%) Microsoft Office
5 119 (20.62%) C#
5 119 (20.62%) Active Directory
6 118 (20.45%) Linux
7 115 (19.93%) Problem-Solving
8 113 (19.58%) IIS
9 111 (19.24%) SQL Server
10 107 (18.54%) .NET
11 97 (16.81%) ITIL
11 97 (16.81%) Citrix
11 97 (16.81%) Finance
12 96 (16.64%) VMware
13 91 (15.77%) Windows 7
14 85 (14.73%) Office 365
15 82 (14.21%) SLA
16 72 (12.48%) Legal
17 70 (12.13%) JavaScript
18 69 (11.96%) Degree
19 68 (11.79%) TCP/IP
20 66 (11.44%) Windows Server 2008
20 66 (11.44%) Windows Server 2012
21 65 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
22 62 (10.75%) Windows 10
23 60 (10.40%) Ticket Management
23 60 (10.40%) Cisco
24 56 (9.71%) Firewall
25 55 (9.53%) 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
1 113 (19.58%) IIS
2 55 (9.53%) MS Exchange
3 27 (4.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (2.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (1.73%) SharePoint
7 10 (1.73%) Skype for Business
8 5 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.87%) Confluence
8 5 (0.87%) WordPress
9 4 (0.69%) Apache Pig
9 4 (0.69%) SAS
10 1 (0.17%) Apache
10 1 (0.17%) CMS
10 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.17%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.17%) Smallworld
10 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 173 (29.98%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.35%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 85 (14.73%) Office 365
2 29 (5.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (4.68%) Cloud Computing
4 21 (3.64%) SaaS
5 17 (2.95%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (1.21%) Azure Data Factory
7 6 (1.04%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (1.04%) OpenShift
8 5 (0.87%) G Suite
8 5 (0.87%) GitHub
8 5 (0.87%) IaaS
8 5 (0.87%) PaaS
9 4 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.17%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.17%) NuGet
10 1 (0.17%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 68 (11.79%) TCP/IP
2 56 (9.71%) Firewall
3 42 (7.28%) VPN
4 29 (5.03%) LAN
5 25 (4.33%) DNS
6 24 (4.16%) DHCP
6 24 (4.16%) VoIP
6 24 (4.16%) WAN
7 22 (3.81%) Remote Desktop
8 21 (3.64%) SAN
9 15 (2.60%) Wireless
10 12 (2.08%) Internet
11 9 (1.56%) Network Security
11 9 (1.56%) VLAN
12 7 (1.21%) HTTP
12 7 (1.21%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (1.04%) Ethernet
14 5 (0.87%) Intranet
14 5 (0.87%) Kerberos
14 5 (0.87%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (19.24%) SQL Server
2 32 (5.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (4.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (3.12%) MySQL
4 18 (3.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (2.77%) Oracle Database
6 12 (2.08%) SQL Server 2016
7 9 (1.56%) NoSQL
7 9 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (1.21%) Azure SQL Database
9 7 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (1.21%) SSDT
10 6 (1.04%) GIS
10 6 (1.04%) MongoDB
11 5 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (0.87%) Big Data
12 4 (0.69%) Apache Hive
12 4 (0.69%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (4.33%) Git (software)
2 18 (3.12%) Jenkins
3 16 (2.77%) JIRA
4 12 (2.08%) Subversion
5 10 (1.73%) Visual Studio
6 9 (1.56%) Selenium
7 5 (0.87%) Bugzilla
8 4 (0.69%) Android Studio
8 4 (0.69%) Gradle
8 4 (0.69%) HP UFT
8 4 (0.69%) JUnit
8 4 (0.69%) Maven
8 4 (0.69%) SpecFlow
8 4 (0.69%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (0.52%) Babel
9 3 (0.52%) ClearQuest
9 3 (0.52%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.52%) gulp
9 3 (0.52%) Sinon.JS
9 3 (0.52%) webpack
General
1 97 (16.81%) Finance
2 72 (12.48%) Legal
3 55 (9.53%) Back Office
3 55 (9.53%) Law
4 17 (2.95%) Marketing
5 16 (2.77%) German Language
6 11 (1.91%) French Language
6 11 (1.91%) Publishing
7 10 (1.73%) Retail
8 9 (1.56%) Billing
9 8 (1.39%) Banking
10 6 (1.04%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.87%) Automotive
12 4 (0.69%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.52%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.52%) Local Government
13 3 (0.52%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.35%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.35%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 211 (36.57%) Analyst
2 122 (21.14%) Support Analyst
3 97 (16.81%) IT Support
4 76 (13.17%) Senior Analyst
5 74 (12.82%) IT Analyst
6 73 (12.65%) IT Support Analyst
7 68 (11.79%) Service Analyst
7 68 (11.79%) Service Desk Analyst
8 67 (11.61%) Developer
9 55 (9.53%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
10 49 (8.49%) Support Engineer
11 36 (6.24%) 2nd Line Support
11 36 (6.24%) Team Leader
12 33 (5.72%) Applications Support
13 29 (5.03%) Graduate
14 28 (4.85%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 28 (4.85%) Applications Support Analyst
15 27 (4.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 26 (4.51%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
17 25 (4.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (18.54%) .NET
2 46 (7.97%) ASP.NET
3 40 (6.93%) HTML
4 31 (5.37%) AngularJS
5 22 (3.81%) XML
6 18 (3.12%) jQuery
7 14 (2.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (2.43%) REST
8 12 (2.08%) CSS
8 12 (2.08%) HTML5
9 11 (1.91%) .NET Framework
9 11 (1.91%) WPF
10 9 (1.56%) Ajax
11 8 (1.39%) RESTful
11 8 (1.39%) Spring
12 7 (1.21%) Entity Framework
12 7 (1.21%) Hibernate
12 7 (1.21%) WCF
13 6 (1.04%) Middleware
13 6 (1.04%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 38 (6.59%) Computer Science
2 24 (4.16%) Self-Motivation
3 22 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 14 (2.43%) Blackberry
6 11 (1.91%) User Experience
7 10 (1.73%) Algorithms
7 10 (1.73%) Data Centre
7 10 (1.73%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (1.56%) Driving Licence
8 9 (1.56%) iPhone
9 8 (1.39%) EPoS
10 5 (0.87%) Clustering
10 5 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (0.87%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.87%) PKI
11 2 (0.35%) CCTV
11 2 (0.35%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (0.35%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 233 (40.38%) Windows Server
2 118 (20.45%) Linux
3 91 (15.77%) Windows 7
4 66 (11.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 66 (11.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 62 (10.75%) Windows 10
6 41 (7.11%) Unix
7 18 (3.12%) Mac OS
8 16 (2.77%) Android
9 14 (2.43%) Windows 8
10 13 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (2.25%) Windows XP
11 11 (1.91%) VMS
12 8 (1.39%) Mac OS X
13 7 (1.21%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.87%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.69%) CentOS
16 3 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.52%) SUSE
17 2 (0.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (19.93%) Problem-Solving
2 97 (16.81%) ITIL
3 60 (10.40%) Ticket Management
4 55 (9.53%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (6.41%) DevOps
6 28 (4.85%) Software Engineering
7 27 (4.68%) Service Management
8 25 (4.33%) Scrum
9 23 (3.99%) Mentoring
10 22 (3.81%) OO
11 21 (3.64%) TDD
12 20 (3.47%) Service Desk Management
13 19 (3.29%) CRM
14 18 (3.12%) Time Management
15 17 (2.95%) Service Delivery
16 16 (2.77%) SDLC
16 16 (2.77%) Unit Testing
17 15 (2.60%) Continuous Improvement
17 15 (2.60%) Database Tuning
17 15 (2.60%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 198 (34.32%) SQL
2 119 (20.62%) C#
3 70 (12.13%) JavaScript
4 48 (8.32%) Java
5 46 (7.97%) PowerShell
6 44 (7.63%) C++
7 25 (4.33%) C
8 23 (3.99%) Python
9 22 (3.81%) T-SQL
10 15 (2.60%) PHP
11 14 (2.43%) Bash Shell
12 12 (2.08%) Delphi
13 7 (1.21%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.87%) Embedded C
14 5 (0.87%) Embedded C++
14 5 (0.87%) Java 8
14 5 (0.87%) Pascal
14 5 (0.87%) Perl
14 5 (0.87%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.69%) R
Qualifications
1 69 (11.96%) Degree
2 39 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (5.03%) Computer Science Degree
4 27 (4.68%) MCSE
5 25 (4.33%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (3.81%) Security Cleared
7 21 (3.64%) CCNA
8 15 (2.60%) MCSA
9 13 (2.25%) CCNP
10 11 (1.91%) CISSP
10 11 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (1.91%) SC Cleared
11 10 (1.73%) MCITP
12 9 (1.56%) CCA
12 9 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
12 9 (1.56%) MCP
13 7 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (1.04%) MCTS
15 4 (0.69%) CTC Cleared
15 4 (0.69%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (14.21%) SLA
2 13 (2.25%) QA
3 6 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.87%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.35%) PMO
6 1 (0.17%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 119 (20.62%) Active Directory
2 65 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (5.03%) XenApp
4 27 (4.68%) Hyper-V
5 23 (3.99%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (3.81%) XenDesktop
7 17 (2.95%) Docker
8 12 (2.08%) DFS Replication
9 10 (1.73%) Firmware
10 5 (0.87%) Forefront TMG
10 5 (0.87%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.52%) vSphere
12 2 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 18 (3.12%) WSUS
2 17 (2.95%) SCCM
3 7 (1.21%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (0.87%) Puppet
5 4 (0.69%) Ansible
5 4 (0.69%) TADDM
6 3 (0.52%) Mesos
7 2 (0.35%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.35%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.35%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.35%) SCOM
8 1 (0.17%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.17%) QRadar
8 1 (0.17%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 256 (44.37%) Microsoft
2 97 (16.81%) Citrix
3 96 (16.64%) VMware
4 60 (10.40%) Cisco
5 34 (5.89%) Oracle
6 19 (3.29%) ServiceNow
7 17 (2.95%) iManage
8 15 (2.60%) ConnectWise
8 15 (2.60%) Remedy
9 10 (1.73%) Google
10 7 (1.21%) Atlassian
10 7 (1.21%) NetApp
10 7 (1.21%) SAP
11 6 (1.04%) HP
11 6 (1.04%) Palo Alto
11 6 (1.04%) SolarWinds
12 5 (0.87%) Apple
12 5 (0.87%) Lumension
12 5 (0.87%) McAfee
13 4 (0.69%) BMC