Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 14 11
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 606 482 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.00% 15.59% 16.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 79.22% 77.00% 70.41%
Number of salaries quoted 487 425 631
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% -3.45%
10th Percentile £20,825 £20,750 £20,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £52,500
South East median annual salary £37,500 £39,049 £38,500
% change year-on-year -3.97% +1.43% +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 765 626 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 26.51% 20.25% 22.76%
Number of salaries quoted 603 525 780
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,356 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.01% -6.96% +8.57%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,850 £22,450
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +6 297 £37,500 +7.14% 26
High Wycombe +1 76 £29,750 -0.83% 9
Aylesbury +28 74 £27,500 +27.91% 1
Marlow +9 67 £25,000 -7.41% 4
Gerrards Cross - 26 £40,000 -
Buckingham - 10 £77,500 - 1
Chesham - 7 £33,000 -
Amersham - 6 £29,500 - 1
Beaconsfield +2 5 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Olney +7 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Bletchley - 3 - -
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 257 (42.41%) Microsoft
2 226 (37.29%) Windows Server
3 193 (31.85%) SQL
4 168 (27.72%) Microsoft Office
5 153 (25.25%) SQL Server
6 137 (22.61%) .NET
7 136 (22.44%) Active Directory
8 135 (22.28%) C#
9 128 (21.12%) Windows 7
10 122 (20.13%) VMware
11 107 (17.66%) Citrix
11 107 (17.66%) Degree
12 100 (16.50%) Linux
13 93 (15.35%) IIS
14 92 (15.18%) Agile Software Development
15 91 (15.02%) Computer Science
16 90 (14.85%) Finance
17 86 (14.19%) JavaScript
18 78 (12.87%) Windows Server 2008
19 76 (12.54%) MS Exchange
19 76 (12.54%) Windows 10
20 72 (11.88%) Office 365
21 70 (11.55%) VMware Infrastructure
22 68 (11.22%) C++
23 67 (11.06%) jQuery
24 66 (10.89%) ASP.NET
25 65 (10.73%) Software Engineering
26 64 (10.56%) ITIL
27 63 (10.40%) Windows Server 2012
28 58 (9.57%) Apple iOS

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 93 (15.35%) IIS
2 76 (12.54%) MS Exchange
3 31 (5.12%) SharePoint
4 27 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (2.31%) SharePoint Server
6 10 (1.65%) DNN
6 10 (1.65%) Documentum
6 10 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (1.32%) Confluence
8 8 (1.32%) IBM Notes
9 7 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.83%) SAS
11 4 (0.66%) Apache
12 3 (0.50%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 168 (27.72%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (3.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (1.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (1.65%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.83%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.17%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.17%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 72 (11.88%) Office 365
2 28 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.65%) Azure Data Factory
4 10 (1.65%) SaaS
5 3 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.50%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.50%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.33%) G Suite
6 2 (0.33%) IaaS
6 2 (0.33%) PaaS
7 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.17%) GitHub
7 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 54 (8.91%) VPN
2 49 (8.09%) Firewall
3 48 (7.92%) WAN
4 45 (7.43%) LAN
5 40 (6.60%) SAN
5 40 (6.60%) VoIP
6 39 (6.44%) TCP/IP
7 34 (5.61%) DNS
8 26 (4.29%) DHCP
9 19 (3.14%) VLAN
10 16 (2.64%) Extranet
10 16 (2.64%) Intranet
11 14 (2.31%) HTTP
12 13 (2.15%) Wireless
13 10 (1.65%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (1.32%) Remote Desktop
15 6 (0.99%) Broadband
15 6 (0.99%) Internet
15 6 (0.99%) RFID
16 5 (0.83%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (25.25%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.29%) NoSQL
3 24 (3.96%) MySQL
4 21 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (3.30%) SQL Server 2016
6 17 (2.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (2.31%) Relational Database
8 14 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (2.15%) MariaDB
9 13 (2.15%) MongoDB
10 11 (1.82%) RDBMS
11 10 (1.65%) Azure SQL Database
12 7 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (0.66%) Big Data
13 4 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.66%) OLTP
13 4 (0.66%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 40 (6.60%) Git (software)
2 39 (6.44%) Visual Studio
3 20 (3.30%) Subversion
4 15 (2.48%) JIRA
5 14 (2.31%) Jenkins
6 12 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (1.32%) Cucumber
7 8 (1.32%) IntelliJ
7 8 (1.32%) Selenium
8 6 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (0.83%) Babel
9 5 (0.83%) Bitbucket
9 5 (0.83%) gulp
9 5 (0.83%) Sinon.JS
9 5 (0.83%) webpack
10 4 (0.66%) InstallShield
11 3 (0.50%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.50%) Log4j
11 3 (0.50%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.50%) Xcode
General
1 90 (14.85%) Finance
2 46 (7.59%) Legal
3 36 (5.94%) Back Office
4 20 (3.30%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.81%) Marketing
6 16 (2.64%) Retail
7 13 (2.15%) Financial Institution
8 12 (1.98%) Billing
9 10 (1.65%) Publishing
10 7 (1.16%) Law
11 6 (0.99%) Local Government
12 5 (0.83%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.50%) Banking
13 3 (0.50%) Electronics
13 3 (0.50%) Games
14 2 (0.33%) Automotive
14 2 (0.33%) French Language
14 2 (0.33%) German Language
14 2 (0.33%) Military
15 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 187 (30.86%) Analyst
2 107 (17.66%) Developer
3 106 (17.49%) Support Analyst
4 89 (14.69%) Support Engineer
5 85 (14.03%) IT Support
6 66 (10.89%) Service Analyst
7 62 (10.23%) .NET Developer
7 62 (10.23%) Service Desk Analyst
8 61 (10.07%) IT Analyst
8 61 (10.07%) IT Support Analyst
9 48 (7.92%) C# Developer
10 45 (7.43%) 2nd Line Support
11 43 (7.10%) Software Developer
12 42 (6.93%) Graduate
13 40 (6.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 40 (6.60%) Junior
14 39 (6.44%) C# .NET Developer
14 39 (6.44%) Software Engineer
15 37 (6.11%) 3rd Line Support
16 33 (5.45%) Graduate Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (22.61%) .NET
2 67 (11.06%) jQuery
3 66 (10.89%) ASP.NET
4 58 (9.57%) HTML
5 46 (7.59%) XML
6 45 (7.43%) CSS
7 44 (7.26%) HTML5
8 40 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC
9 38 (6.27%) WinForms
10 33 (5.45%) .NET Framework
11 32 (5.28%) AngularJS
11 32 (5.28%) Web Services
12 31 (5.12%) WCF
13 26 (4.29%) Ajax
14 23 (3.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 22 (3.63%) CSS3
16 21 (3.47%) WPF
17 20 (3.30%) Qt
18 16 (2.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 16 (2.64%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 91 (15.02%) Computer Science
2 33 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (4.79%) Mobile App
4 25 (4.13%) Algorithms
4 25 (4.13%) Data Centre
5 20 (3.30%) iPad
6 14 (2.31%) iPhone
7 13 (2.15%) Hedge funds
8 10 (1.65%) Fintech
9 9 (1.49%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.16%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.16%) N-Tier
11 6 (0.99%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (0.99%) Mobile Computing
12 4 (0.66%) Clustering
12 4 (0.66%) EPoS
12 4 (0.66%) HACMP
12 4 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (0.66%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.66%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 226 (37.29%) Windows Server
2 128 (21.12%) Windows 7
3 100 (16.50%) Linux
4 78 (12.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 76 (12.54%) Windows 10
6 63 (10.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 58 (9.57%) Apple iOS
8 51 (8.42%) Android
9 49 (8.09%) Unix
10 39 (6.44%) Windows 8
11 36 (5.94%) Windows Server 2003
12 26 (4.29%) Mac OS X
13 22 (3.63%) Mac OS
14 12 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (1.82%) Windows XP
16 6 (0.99%) Solaris
17 5 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
18 4 (0.66%) AIX
19 2 (0.33%) VMS
19 2 (0.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (15.18%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (10.73%) Software Engineering
3 64 (10.56%) ITIL
4 58 (9.57%) MVC
5 44 (7.26%) Scrum
6 38 (6.27%) TDD
6 38 (6.27%) Ticket Management
7 37 (6.11%) Service Management
8 28 (4.62%) Android Development
8 28 (4.62%) Mobile Application Development
9 27 (4.46%) SDLC
10 26 (4.29%) iOS Development
10 26 (4.29%) Mathematics
10 26 (4.29%) Service Delivery
11 23 (3.80%) Coaching
12 20 (3.30%) Physics
13 19 (3.14%) Microservices
13 19 (3.14%) Mobile Development
13 19 (3.14%) OOD
14 18 (2.97%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 193 (31.85%) SQL
2 135 (22.28%) C#
3 86 (14.19%) JavaScript
4 68 (11.22%) C++
5 54 (8.91%) PowerShell
6 32 (5.28%) Java
6 32 (5.28%) VB.NET
7 25 (4.13%) C
8 23 (3.80%) T-SQL
9 16 (2.64%) TypeScript
10 12 (1.98%) Python
11 9 (1.49%) Objective-C
11 9 (1.49%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.83%) ES6
13 3 (0.50%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.50%) Tcl
13 3 (0.50%) VBScript
14 2 (0.33%) Groovy
14 2 (0.33%) Perl
14 2 (0.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 107 (17.66%) Degree
2 44 (7.26%) Computer Science Degree
2 44 (7.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (4.95%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (4.13%) CCNA
4 25 (4.13%) MCSE
5 17 (2.81%) MCSA
6 15 (2.48%) MCP
6 15 (2.48%) PhD
7 9 (1.49%) A+ Certification
7 9 (1.49%) DBS Check
7 9 (1.49%) MCITP
8 7 (1.16%) CCNP
9 5 (0.83%) GNVQ
9 5 (0.83%) HND
9 5 (0.83%) Security Cleared
10 4 (0.66%) MCTS
11 3 (0.50%) CCENT
11 3 (0.50%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (8.25%) SLA
2 10 (1.65%) PMO
3 8 (1.32%) QA
4 3 (0.50%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.33%) TickIT
6 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.17%) DICOM
6 1 (0.17%) HL7
System Software
1 136 (22.44%) Active Directory
2 70 (11.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (5.78%) Hyper-V
4 15 (2.48%) Docker
5 13 (2.15%) XenApp
6 9 (1.49%) vSphere
7 4 (0.66%) GPFS
7 4 (0.66%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.50%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.50%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.33%) Firmware
9 2 (0.33%) pfSense
9 2 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.17%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 55 (9.08%) SCCM
2 10 (1.65%) Ansible
3 5 (0.83%) Backup Exec
3 5 (0.83%) Mesos
4 4 (0.66%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.50%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.50%) Puppet
6 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.33%) Packer
6 2 (0.33%) WSUS
7 1 (0.17%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.17%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.17%) BMC Performance Manager
7 1 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.17%) SCOM
7 1 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 257 (42.41%) Microsoft
2 122 (20.13%) VMware
3 107 (17.66%) Citrix
4 52 (8.58%) Cisco
5 37 (6.11%) Oracle
6 21 (3.47%) NetApp
6 21 (3.47%) ServiceNow
7 16 (2.64%) Remedy
8 13 (2.15%) Apple
9 12 (1.98%) Avaya
9 12 (1.98%) Extreme Networks
9 12 (1.98%) Palo Alto
10 11 (1.82%) Telerik
11 10 (1.65%) EMC
12 9 (1.49%) Veeam
13 8 (1.32%) Lotus
13 8 (1.32%) Mitel
14 6 (0.99%) Google
14 6 (0.99%) SAP
15 5 (0.83%) Red Hat