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 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 14 10
Rank change year-on-year +11 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 321 247 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.62% 14.72% 13.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.06% 69.77% 70.32%
Number of salaries quoted 230 180 238
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £21,500 £22,685
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +1.36% +1.38%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 396 354 438
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 27.91% 21.10% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 281 261 342
Median salary £33,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 29 April 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 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +15 186 £36,250 -9.37% 27
High Wycombe 0 74 £29,000 -27.50% 3
Marlow -1 29 £32,500 +35.41% 4
Bletchley - 12 - -
Amersham -5 7 £30,000 +66.66% 2
Buckingham +11 3 £75,000 +275.00% 1
Chesham -1 2 £33,000 +17.85%
Newport Pagnell - 2 £39,250 -
Beaconsfield - 1 £65,000 - 1
Iver - 1 - -
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 198 (39.44%) Microsoft
2 160 (31.87%) Active Directory
3 140 (27.89%) Windows Server
4 117 (23.31%) Microsoft Office
5 95 (18.92%) SLA
6 94 (18.73%) Linux
7 93 (18.53%) SQL
8 86 (17.13%) SQL Server
9 83 (16.53%) ITIL
10 82 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 79 (15.74%) C#
11 79 (15.74%) Finance
11 79 (15.74%) Windows Server 2012
12 77 (15.34%) VMware
12 77 (15.34%) Hyper-V
13 76 (15.14%) Windows 7
13 76 (15.14%) Citrix
14 63 (12.55%) .NET
15 61 (12.15%) Microsoft Certification
16 56 (11.16%) VMware Infrastructure
17 55 (10.96%) Cisco
17 55 (10.96%) VPN
18 53 (10.56%) Degree
19 52 (10.36%) JavaScript
20 51 (10.16%) Unix
21 49 (9.76%) PowerShell
22 48 (9.56%) Computer Science
22 48 (9.56%) IIS
23 46 (9.16%) ASP.NET
24 44 (8.76%) C++

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 48 (9.56%) IIS
2 41 (8.17%) MS Exchange
3 26 (5.18%) SharePoint
4 20 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (3.39%) JBoss
6 14 (2.79%) SAS
6 14 (2.79%) Tomcat
7 13 (2.59%) Apache
8 10 (1.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (1.39%) IBM Notes
11 7 (1.39%) WebLogic
12 6 (1.20%) IBM HTTP Server
12 6 (1.20%) Skype for Business
12 6 (1.20%) WebSphere
13 5 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (0.80%) WildFly
15 3 (0.60%) CMS
16 2 (0.40%) Kentico
Applications
1 117 (23.31%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.20%) Maple
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 39 (7.77%) Office 365
2 33 (6.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (3.19%) SaaS
4 12 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.20%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.20%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 55 (10.96%) VPN
2 31 (6.18%) LAN
3 29 (5.78%) WAN
4 26 (5.18%) Firewall
4 26 (5.18%) SAN
5 22 (4.38%) DNS
6 17 (3.39%) TCP/IP
7 15 (2.99%) DHCP
8 11 (2.19%) VoIP
9 10 (1.99%) BIG-IP
10 7 (1.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 7 (1.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 6 (1.20%) Broadband
11 6 (1.20%) Kerberos
11 6 (1.20%) Skype
11 6 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (1.00%) FTP
12 5 (1.00%) SSL
13 4 (0.80%) HTTP
13 4 (0.80%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (17.13%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.58%) MySQL
3 20 (3.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 8 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.20%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.00%) DB2
8 5 (1.00%) SSDT
9 4 (0.80%) Impala
10 3 (0.60%) Big Data
10 3 (0.60%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.40%) PowerCenter
11 2 (0.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (2.99%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.20%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.20%) LabVIEW
3 6 (1.20%) TeamCity
4 4 (0.80%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.40%) Xcode
6 1 (0.20%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.20%) Gradle
6 1 (0.20%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.20%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.20%) JMeter
6 1 (0.20%) JUnit
6 1 (0.20%) Maven
6 1 (0.20%) Mockito
6 1 (0.20%) Selenium
6 1 (0.20%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.20%) Spock
6 1 (0.20%) WebDriver
General
1 79 (15.74%) Finance
2 36 (7.17%) Back Office
3 34 (6.77%) Legal
4 19 (3.78%) German Language
5 18 (3.59%) Billing
5 18 (3.59%) Telecoms
6 17 (3.39%) French Language
7 15 (2.99%) Retail
8 13 (2.59%) Banking
9 11 (2.19%) Marketing
10 9 (1.79%) Spanish Language
11 8 (1.59%) Dutch Language
11 8 (1.59%) Polish Language
12 7 (1.39%) Automotive
12 7 (1.39%) Front Office
13 6 (1.20%) Electronics
14 5 (1.00%) Advertising
15 4 (0.80%) Local Government
15 4 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.40%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 147 (29.28%) Analyst
2 69 (13.75%) Support Analyst
3 62 (12.35%) Support Engineer
4 60 (11.95%) Developer
5 57 (11.35%) IT Support
6 51 (10.16%) Service Analyst
7 46 (9.16%) IT Analyst
8 36 (7.17%) 1st Line Support
9 35 (6.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 35 (6.97%) Service Desk Analyst
10 32 (6.37%) IT Support Analyst
11 27 (5.38%) C# Developer
11 27 (5.38%) Software Developer
12 26 (5.18%) Senior Analyst
13 25 (4.98%) 2nd Line Support
13 25 (4.98%) Administrator
14 20 (3.98%) 1st Line Engineer
14 20 (3.98%) IT Manager
15 19 (3.78%) Graduate
15 19 (3.78%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (12.55%) .NET
2 46 (9.16%) ASP.NET
3 31 (6.18%) XML
4 30 (5.98%) HTML
5 29 (5.78%) CSS
6 26 (5.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (4.98%) jQuery
8 23 (4.58%) Web Services
9 20 (3.98%) LINQ
9 20 (3.98%) WCF
10 19 (3.78%) CSS3
10 19 (3.78%) HTML5
11 17 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 17 (3.39%) XSLT
12 11 (2.19%) Middleware
13 10 (1.99%) .NET Framework
14 8 (1.59%) AngularJS
15 7 (1.39%) J2EE
16 6 (1.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 4 (0.80%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.56%) Computer Science
2 20 (3.98%) Data Centre
3 19 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (3.78%) Clustering
3 19 (3.78%) Replication
3 19 (3.78%) User Experience
4 18 (3.59%) Algorithms
5 14 (2.79%) EPoS
6 11 (2.19%) Blackberry
6 11 (2.19%) Driving Licence
7 7 (1.39%) Smartcard
8 6 (1.20%) FMCG
8 6 (1.20%) iPad
8 6 (1.20%) iPhone
9 4 (0.80%) PKI
10 3 (0.60%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.60%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.60%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.40%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 140 (27.89%) Windows Server
2 94 (18.73%) Linux
3 82 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 79 (15.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 76 (15.14%) Windows 7
6 51 (10.16%) Unix
7 38 (7.57%) Windows 8
8 36 (7.17%) Windows XP
9 33 (6.57%) Apple iOS
10 27 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 26 (5.18%) Android
12 21 (4.18%) Mac OS
13 18 (3.59%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.40%) AIX
14 2 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.20%) CentOS
15 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.20%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (16.53%) ITIL
2 43 (8.57%) Ticket Management
3 34 (6.77%) Mentoring
4 32 (6.37%) MVC
5 30 (5.98%) Performance Monitoring
6 29 (5.78%) CRM
7 28 (5.58%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (5.18%) Performance Tuning
8 26 (5.18%) Web Development
9 25 (4.98%) Service Delivery
9 25 (4.98%) Service Management
10 24 (4.78%) Software Engineering
10 24 (4.78%) Time Management
11 23 (4.58%) Incident Management
12 20 (3.98%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (3.59%) Responsive Web Design
14 17 (3.39%) Mobile First
14 17 (3.39%) Web Design
15 16 (3.19%) DevOps
15 16 (3.19%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 93 (18.53%) SQL
2 79 (15.74%) C#
3 52 (10.36%) JavaScript
4 49 (9.76%) PowerShell
5 44 (8.76%) C++
6 39 (7.77%) Java
7 28 (5.58%) VB.NET
8 24 (4.78%) C
9 20 (3.98%) Objective-C
10 14 (2.79%) MATLAB
11 10 (1.99%) Python
11 10 (1.99%) T-SQL
12 9 (1.79%) Bash Shell
12 9 (1.79%) Perl
13 5 (1.00%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.60%) VB
15 2 (0.40%) PHP
15 2 (0.40%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.40%) VBScript
16 1 (0.20%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 61 (12.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (10.56%) Degree
3 32 (6.37%) MCSE
4 29 (5.78%) MCP
5 22 (4.38%) MCSA
6 21 (4.18%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (3.59%) MCITP
7 18 (3.59%) Security Cleared
8 16 (3.19%) PhD
9 12 (2.39%) GNVQ
9 12 (2.39%) HND
10 11 (2.19%) CCNA
11 10 (1.99%) A+ Certification
12 8 (1.59%) CEH
12 8 (1.59%) CREST Certified
12 8 (1.59%) DV Cleared
12 8 (1.59%) ISEB
12 8 (1.59%) ISTQB
12 8 (1.59%) OSCP
13 7 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (18.92%) SLA
2 13 (2.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (1.39%) QA
4 1 (0.20%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.20%) PMO
4 1 (0.20%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 160 (31.87%) Active Directory
2 77 (15.34%) Hyper-V
3 56 (11.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (1.59%) XenApp
5 5 (1.00%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.60%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (0.60%) UAG
6 3 (0.60%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.60%) VMware Server
6 3 (0.60%) vSphere
6 3 (0.60%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (2.59%) SCCM
2 6 (1.20%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.00%) Ansible
3 5 (1.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.40%) SCOM
5 1 (0.20%) DameWare
5 1 (0.20%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.20%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.20%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.20%) vMotion
5 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 198 (39.44%) Microsoft
2 77 (15.34%) VMware
3 76 (15.14%) Citrix
4 55 (10.96%) Cisco
5 21 (4.18%) Oracle
6 17 (3.39%) F5
6 17 (3.39%) Remedy
7 12 (2.39%) Juniper
8 11 (2.19%) MicroStrategy
9 9 (1.79%) Gemalto
10 8 (1.59%) HP
11 7 (1.39%) Lotus
11 7 (1.39%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.39%) SonicWALL
12 6 (1.20%) Cognos
12 6 (1.20%) EqualLogic
13 5 (1.00%) Symantec
14 4 (0.80%) Apple
14 4 (0.80%) SAP
14 4 (0.80%) Veeam
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 28-35k
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
ninesharp
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum basic plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-Net
Salary: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
SAI Global
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-Net
Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-Net
Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + A bag full of bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Hanslope Park, Milton Keynes
HMGCC
Salary: £33,126 - £35,420 Plus up to a £5,000 welcome package*
Posted: 2 days ago
Hanslope Park, Milton Keynes
HMGCC
Salary: £33,126 - £37,585 (pro rata) Plus up to a £5,000 welcome package*
Posted: 2 days ago
Hanslope Park, Milton Keynes
HMGCC
Salary: £40,722 - £43,543 Plus up to a £5,000 welcome package*
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-Net
Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hanslope Park, Milton Keynes
HMGCC
Salary: £28,021 - £31,789
Posted: 2 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £20K - £27K per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Marlow
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £21000.00 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Thebes IT
Posted: 2 days ago