Period
to 18 September 2019

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 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 5 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 314 502 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.41% 19.37% 20.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.53% 76.64% 76.42%
Number of salaries quoted 210 368 482
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £33,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £20,875
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £57,500
South East median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.06% +5.33% -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 439 655 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 18.74% 25.27% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 319 478 589
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,356
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +6.07% +1.02%
10th Percentile £24,150 £22,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +3.66% -3.53%

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 18 September 2019.

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 18 September 2019. 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 -2 206 £34,114 -24.19% 45
High Wycombe -6 34 £30,500 +12.96% 14
Bletchley - 19 - -
Chesham +8 9 £33,000 -
Buckingham 0 8 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Marlow -18 8 £40,000 +23.08% 1
Aylesbury -3 7 £35,000 +27.95% 2
Newport Pagnell +3 5 £23,500 +6.82% 1
Princes Risborough +5 2 £40,000 +14.29%
Amersham -6 1 £25,000 -13.79%
Gerrards Cross -6 1 £21,000 -40.00% 1
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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.

1 115 (36.62%) Active Directory
2 107 (34.08%) ITIL
3 101 (32.17%) Windows Server
4 100 (31.85%) Windows 7
5 99 (31.53%) Microsoft
6 84 (26.75%) Management Information System
6 84 (26.75%) SLA
7 83 (26.43%) Information Security
8 82 (26.11%) Citrix
9 79 (25.16%) Information Security Management
9 79 (25.16%) Security Management
9 79 (25.16%) ISMS
10 76 (24.20%) Windows 10
11 63 (20.06%) Office 365
11 63 (20.06%) SQL
12 60 (19.11%) Ticket Management
13 54 (17.20%) Law
14 51 (16.24%) Sony
15 49 (15.61%) VMware
16 44 (14.01%) Azure
17 42 (13.38%) SQL Server
17 42 (13.38%) Microsoft Office
18 40 (12.74%) VMware Infrastructure
19 39 (12.42%) Agile Software Development
20 37 (11.78%) LAN
21 36 (11.46%) Linux
22 34 (10.83%) WAN
23 33 (10.51%) Problem-Solving
24 32 (10.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
24 32 (10.19%) Firewall

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 20 (6.37%) MS Exchange
2 15 (4.78%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (3.82%) Skype for Business
4 7 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (1.91%) IIS
5 6 (1.91%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.59%) Apache
7 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.96%) nginx
8 2 (0.64%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.64%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.64%) CMS
8 2 (0.64%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 42 (13.38%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (3.50%) Carpe Diem
1 11 (3.50%) Elite 3E
2 8 (2.55%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 63 (20.06%) Office 365
2 44 (14.01%) Azure
3 21 (6.69%) SaaS
4 11 (3.50%) AWS
5 10 (3.18%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (1.59%) IaaS
7 3 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.96%) GCP
8 2 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.64%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.64%) PaaS
8 2 (0.64%) Power Platform
8 2 (0.64%) Route 53
8 2 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.64%) Yammer
9 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.32%) G Suite
9 1 (0.32%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 37 (11.78%) LAN
2 34 (10.83%) WAN
3 32 (10.19%) Firewall
4 26 (8.28%) DHCP
5 25 (7.96%) DNS
5 25 (7.96%) VPN
6 24 (7.64%) TCP/IP
7 21 (6.69%) Wi-Fi
8 16 (5.10%) SAN
8 16 (5.10%) VoIP
9 13 (4.14%) VLAN
10 12 (3.82%) Skype
11 8 (2.55%) NAS
12 6 (1.91%) HTTP
12 6 (1.91%) HTTPS
13 5 (1.59%) FTP
13 5 (1.59%) Internet
13 5 (1.59%) Network Security
13 5 (1.59%) RFID
13 5 (1.59%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (13.38%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.01%) MySQL
3 16 (5.10%) Relational Database
4 15 (4.78%) RDBMS
5 9 (2.87%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.91%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.96%) Redis
9 2 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.64%) Power BI
9 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.32%) Amazon Aurora
10 1 (0.32%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.32%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (1.27%) Jenkins
1 4 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.96%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.64%) JUnit
3 2 (0.64%) Maven
3 2 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (0.64%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.32%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.32%) Hudson
4 1 (0.32%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.32%) JIRA
4 1 (0.32%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.32%) Mocha
4 1 (0.32%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.32%) Subversion
4 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 54 (17.20%) Law
2 26 (8.28%) Finance
3 20 (6.37%) Legal
4 8 (2.55%) Back Office
4 8 (2.55%) Billing
5 6 (1.91%) Retail
6 5 (1.59%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.27%) Automotive
8 2 (0.64%) Local Government
8 2 (0.64%) Publishing
9 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.32%) Electronics
9 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.32%) Marketing
9 1 (0.32%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 121 (38.54%) Analyst
2 87 (27.71%) Service Analyst
2 87 (27.71%) Service Desk Analyst
3 32 (10.19%) Senior Analyst
4 30 (9.55%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
5 28 (8.92%) Support Analyst
6 24 (7.64%) IT Engineer
7 23 (7.32%) IT Support
8 20 (6.37%) Developer
8 20 (6.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 19 (6.05%) Administrator
9 19 (6.05%) IT Analyst
10 18 (5.73%) Systems Engineer
11 15 (4.78%) Support Engineer
12 14 (4.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 14 (4.46%) DBA
12 14 (4.46%) MySQL DBA
13 13 (4.14%) Applications Support
14 12 (3.82%) Service Manager
15 11 (3.50%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.14%) HTML
2 12 (3.82%) RESTful
3 11 (3.50%) XML
4 9 (2.87%) JSON
4 9 (2.87%) Web Services
5 7 (2.23%) .NET
6 6 (1.91%) CSS
6 6 (1.91%) Middleware
7 5 (1.59%) LAMP
7 5 (1.59%) Spring
7 5 (1.59%) WebRTC
8 3 (0.96%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (0.96%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.96%) Hibernate
8 3 (0.96%) HTML5
8 3 (0.96%) Java EE
8 3 (0.96%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (0.96%) XSLT
9 2 (0.64%) EDI
9 2 (0.64%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 84 (26.75%) Management Information System
2 29 (9.24%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (5.10%) Replication
4 14 (4.46%) Driving Licence
5 10 (3.18%) iPhone
6 9 (2.87%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.23%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.91%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.59%) Mobile Computing
10 4 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.96%) BYOD
11 3 (0.96%) CMDB
11 3 (0.96%) PACS
11 3 (0.96%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.64%) EPoS
12 2 (0.64%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.64%) NHS
12 2 (0.64%) RSA SecurID
12 2 (0.64%) Thin Client
12 2 (0.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 101 (32.17%) Windows Server
2 100 (31.85%) Windows 7
3 76 (24.20%) Windows 10
4 36 (11.46%) Linux
5 26 (8.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (6.05%) Android
7 15 (4.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.91%) Mac OS
8 6 (1.91%) Unix
9 5 (1.59%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 4 (1.27%) VMS
10 4 (1.27%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (34.08%) ITIL
2 83 (26.43%) Information Security
3 79 (25.16%) Information Security Management
3 79 (25.16%) ISMS
3 79 (25.16%) Security Management
4 60 (19.11%) Ticket Management
5 39 (12.42%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (10.51%) Problem-Solving
7 32 (10.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 30 (9.55%) ITSM
9 28 (8.92%) Mobile Device Management
10 27 (8.60%) Software Engineering
11 20 (6.37%) High Availability
12 19 (6.05%) Document Management
12 19 (6.05%) Time Management
13 18 (5.73%) Incident Management
14 16 (5.10%) Proactive Monitoring
14 16 (5.10%) Scrum
15 15 (4.78%) Data Modelling
15 15 (4.78%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 63 (20.06%) SQL
2 25 (7.96%) PowerShell
3 22 (7.01%) C#
4 17 (5.41%) C++
4 17 (5.41%) JavaScript
5 11 (3.50%) PL/SQL
6 8 (2.55%) Python
7 5 (1.59%) PHP
8 4 (1.27%) Java
8 4 (1.27%) Ruby
9 3 (0.96%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.64%) Scala
11 1 (0.32%) C
11 1 (0.32%) COBOL
11 1 (0.32%) ES6
11 1 (0.32%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (7.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (5.41%) Degree
3 15 (4.78%) MCSA
4 13 (4.14%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (4.14%) MCSE
4 13 (4.14%) Security Cleared
5 12 (3.82%) MCP
5 12 (3.82%) SC Cleared
6 10 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (2.87%) CCNA
8 4 (1.27%) HND
9 3 (0.96%) CCNP
9 3 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.96%) VCP6
9 3 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.64%) CHECK Team Member
10 2 (0.64%) CREST Certified
10 2 (0.64%) Tigerscheme
11 1 (0.32%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (26.75%) SLA
2 4 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.96%) DICOM
3 3 (0.96%) QA
4 2 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.32%) NIST
5 1 (0.32%) NIST 800
5 1 (0.32%) PMO
System Software
1 115 (36.62%) Active Directory
2 40 (12.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (7.96%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (1.59%) XenApp
5 4 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.27%) vSphere
6 3 (0.96%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 2 (0.64%) HDFS
7 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.64%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.32%) Docker
8 1 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 20 (6.37%) SCCM
2 17 (5.41%) Microsoft Intune
3 12 (3.82%) Backup Exec
4 11 (3.50%) DameWare
5 4 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.96%) Ansible
6 3 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.64%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.64%) Terraform
8 1 (0.32%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.32%) Grafana
8 1 (0.32%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.32%) Packer
8 1 (0.32%) Puppet
8 1 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 99 (31.53%) Microsoft
2 82 (26.11%) Citrix
3 51 (16.24%) Sony
4 49 (15.61%) VMware
5 23 (7.32%) Cisco
6 18 (5.73%) Oracle
7 11 (3.50%) Avaya
7 11 (3.50%) ConnectWise
7 11 (3.50%) iManage
7 11 (3.50%) Mitel
8 8 (2.55%) Remedy
8 8 (2.55%) Veeam
9 5 (1.59%) SAP
9 5 (1.59%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.27%) Adobe
10 4 (1.27%) McAfee
11 2 (0.64%) HP
11 2 (0.64%) NetApp
11 2 (0.64%) Sage
11 2 (0.64%) Salesforce.com