Period
to 5 June 2020

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 5 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 10 9 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 152 351 571
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 12.16% 15.70% 20.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.07% 76.47% 77.06%
Number of salaries quoted 149 281 424
Median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £25,900 £22,500 £21,475
90th Percentile £66,700 £68,750 £53,750
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,584
% change year-on-year - +1.05% +5.56%

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 276 459 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.08% 20.54% 26.02%
Number of salaries quoted 228 329 543
Median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -1.41%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Buckinghamshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Windows in Buckinghamshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

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 5 June 2020. 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 -3 101 £50,000 +25.00% 9
Bletchley 0 13 £75,000 +150.00%
High Wycombe 0 11 £31,500 -1.56% 3
Amersham -16 5 £33,000 +9.09%
Aylesbury -4 3 £27,500 -21.43%
Buckingham - 3 £65,000 -
Princes Risborough -2 1 £40,000 +6.67%
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, 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 67 (44.08%) Microsoft
2 53 (34.87%) Active Directory
3 47 (30.92%) Azure
4 46 (30.26%) Office 365
4 46 (30.26%) Linux
5 45 (29.61%) Windows 10
6 43 (28.29%) Windows Server
7 37 (24.34%) ITIL
8 30 (19.74%) Firewall
9 27 (17.76%) SQL
9 27 (17.76%) Cisco
9 27 (17.76%) PowerShell
10 24 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
11 22 (14.47%) VMware
11 22 (14.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 22 (14.47%) Windows 7
12 21 (13.82%) SCCM
12 21 (13.82%) Microsoft Certification
13 20 (13.16%) DevOps
14 19 (12.50%) Windows Server 2016
15 18 (11.84%) SQL Server
16 16 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
16 16 (10.53%) DHCP
17 15 (9.87%) DNS
17 15 (9.87%) Retail
17 15 (9.87%) Information Security
17 15 (9.87%) VMware Infrastructure
18 14 (9.21%) Cisco ASA
18 14 (9.21%) Splunk
18 14 (9.21%) Meraki

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 11 (7.24%) WebSphere
2 10 (6.58%) MS Exchange
3 8 (5.26%) Apache
3 8 (5.26%) JBoss
3 8 (5.26%) MQSeries
3 8 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.61%) IIS
5 5 (3.29%) Apache Solr
5 5 (3.29%) Apache Spark
5 5 (3.29%) Camunda
5 5 (3.29%) nginx
5 5 (3.29%) WildFly
6 3 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.97%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (1.97%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.97%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.66%) Joomla!
Applications
1 16 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 47 (30.92%) Azure
2 46 (30.26%) Office 365
3 13 (8.55%) Akamai
4 11 (7.24%) vREST
5 9 (5.92%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (5.26%) AWS
7 4 (2.63%) SaaS
8 2 (1.32%) PaaS
8 2 (1.32%) Serverless
9 1 (0.66%) Amazon Cognito
9 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.66%) GCP
9 1 (0.66%) IaaS
9 1 (0.66%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.66%) PowerApps
9 1 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (19.74%) Firewall
2 16 (10.53%) DHCP
3 15 (9.87%) DNS
4 14 (9.21%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (7.24%) SSL
6 9 (5.92%) LAN
6 9 (5.92%) TCP/IP
7 8 (5.26%) SAN
8 7 (4.61%) VoIP
9 6 (3.95%) Network Security
9 6 (3.95%) WAN
10 4 (2.63%) VPN
11 3 (1.97%) BGP
11 3 (1.97%) GLBP
11 3 (1.97%) HSRP
11 3 (1.97%) IPsec
11 3 (1.97%) OSPF
11 3 (1.97%) RIP
12 2 (1.32%) RS-232
12 2 (1.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.29%) Apache Zeppelin
2 5 (3.29%) Hazelcast
2 5 (3.29%) MariaDB
2 5 (3.29%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.97%) Neo4j
4 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.66%) Big Data
5 1 (0.66%) GIS
5 1 (0.66%) MySQL
5 1 (0.66%) Power BI
5 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (3.95%) Git (software)
1 6 (3.95%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.63%) Cucumber
2 4 (2.63%) Jasmine
2 4 (2.63%) Mocha
2 4 (2.63%) Subversion
2 4 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.63%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.97%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (1.32%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 15 (9.87%) Retail
2 12 (7.89%) Law
3 11 (7.24%) Public Sector
4 8 (5.26%) Legal
5 7 (4.61%) Back Office
6 5 (3.29%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.63%) Finance
8 2 (1.32%) Automotive
8 2 (1.32%) Billing
8 2 (1.32%) Marketing
9 1 (0.66%) Banking
9 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (15.13%) Analyst
2 15 (9.87%) Service Analyst
2 15 (9.87%) Service Desk Analyst
2 15 (9.87%) Support Engineer
3 12 (7.89%) Consultant
3 12 (7.89%) IT Support
4 11 (7.24%) Penetration Tester
4 11 (7.24%) Platform Engineer
4 11 (7.24%) Tester
5 10 (6.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (6.58%) IT Engineer
6 9 (5.92%) Developer
7 7 (4.61%) IT Technician
7 7 (4.61%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (3.95%) IT Support Technician
8 6 (3.95%) Project Manager
8 6 (3.95%) Support Technician
9 5 (3.29%) .NET Developer
9 5 (3.29%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (3.29%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.92%) AngularJS
2 8 (5.26%) Middleware
2 8 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (4.61%) .NET
3 7 (4.61%) HTML
4 6 (3.95%) CSS
4 6 (3.95%) Node.js
4 6 (3.95%) Web Services
4 6 (3.95%) XML
5 5 (3.29%) Apache NiFi
5 5 (3.29%) ASP.NET
5 5 (3.29%) H2O
5 5 (3.29%) Kafka
6 4 (2.63%) Express
6 4 (2.63%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (2.63%) XSLT
7 3 (1.97%) J2EE
7 3 (1.97%) JMS
7 3 (1.97%) JTA
7 3 (1.97%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
2 14 (9.21%) Driving Licence
3 13 (8.55%) Management Information System
4 11 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (5.92%) AS400
5 9 (5.92%) Mainframe
6 8 (5.26%) Tandem
7 7 (4.61%) Data Centre
8 6 (3.95%) Replication
9 2 (1.32%) EPoS
9 2 (1.32%) iPhone
9 2 (1.32%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.32%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.66%) Clustering
10 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.66%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.66%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (30.26%) Linux
2 45 (29.61%) Windows 10
3 43 (28.29%) Windows Server
4 22 (14.47%) Windows 7
5 19 (12.50%) Windows Server 2016
6 12 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (5.92%) Windows 8
8 8 (5.26%) AIX
8 8 (5.26%) Solaris
9 5 (3.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (3.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (2.63%) Android
11 2 (1.32%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2019
11 2 (1.32%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.66%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.66%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (24.34%) ITIL
2 22 (14.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 20 (13.16%) DevOps
4 15 (9.87%) Information Security
5 14 (9.21%) Security Management
6 13 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (8.55%) E-Commerce
6 13 (8.55%) Problem Management
6 13 (8.55%) Project Delivery
7 12 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (7.89%) Information Security Management
7 12 (7.89%) ISMS
8 11 (7.24%) Information Assurance
8 11 (7.24%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (7.24%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (6.58%) Migration
9 10 (6.58%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (5.92%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (5.92%) Incident Management
10 9 (5.92%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (17.76%) PowerShell
1 27 (17.76%) SQL
2 11 (7.24%) C#
3 8 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 8 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 8 (5.26%) VBScript
4 7 (4.61%) Java
4 7 (4.61%) Python
5 5 (3.29%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.63%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.32%) C
7 2 (1.32%) Perl
7 2 (1.32%) Ruby
7 2 (1.32%) VB
7 2 (1.32%) VBA
8 1 (0.66%) C++
8 1 (0.66%) COBOL
8 1 (0.66%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (13.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (7.24%) CHECK Team Member
2 11 (7.24%) Tigerscheme
3 10 (6.58%) CCNA
3 10 (6.58%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (4.61%) MCSE
4 7 (4.61%) Security Cleared
5 6 (3.95%) CCNP
5 6 (3.95%) Degree
5 6 (3.95%) MCP
5 6 (3.95%) MCSA
6 4 (2.63%) A+ Certification
7 3 (1.97%) MCDST
7 3 (1.97%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.32%) HNC
8 2 (1.32%) HND
9 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.66%) LPIC
9 1 (0.66%) MCITP
9 1 (0.66%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.92%) SLA
2 3 (1.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (34.87%) Active Directory
2 15 (9.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.92%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.63%) KVM
5 2 (1.32%) Firmware
5 2 (1.32%) vSphere
6 1 (0.66%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 21 (13.82%) SCCM
2 13 (8.55%) SCOM
3 8 (5.26%) Tivoli
4 7 (4.61%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (1.97%) Puppet
6 2 (1.32%) Ansible
6 2 (1.32%) Grafana
6 2 (1.32%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.66%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.66%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.66%) WSUS
Vendors
1 67 (44.08%) Microsoft
2 27 (17.76%) Cisco
3 22 (14.47%) VMware
4 14 (9.21%) Meraki
4 14 (9.21%) Splunk
5 13 (8.55%) Citrix
6 12 (7.89%) Sony
7 11 (7.24%) IBM
8 10 (6.58%) HP
9 7 (4.61%) Apple
10 6 (3.95%) Oracle
11 3 (1.97%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.32%) Aruba
12 2 (1.32%) Atlassian
12 2 (1.32%) Dell
12 2 (1.32%) Juniper
13 1 (0.66%) EqualLogic
13 1 (0.66%) F5
13 1 (0.66%) Veeam
13 1 (0.66%) Xamarin