Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 14 12
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 559 424 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.86% 14.57% 16.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.95% 75.18% 73.67%
Number of salaries quoted 455 345 566
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £30,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,250 £52,500
South East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%

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 708 564 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 25.16% 19.37% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 562 454 680
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £52,500
South East median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -4.71% +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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +5 272 £38,500 +4.05% 47
Marlow +15 100 £25,000 - 6
High Wycombe -1 66 £38,000 +26.67% 19
Aylesbury +20 57 £24,250 +12.79% 7
Gerrards Cross - 11 £40,000 - 2
Chesham -3 6 £33,000 +15.79% 1
Amersham +16 5 £50,000 +75.44%
Beaconsfield +2 5 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Buckingham +9 4 £48,750 - 1
Olney +10 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 253 (45.26%) Microsoft
2 222 (39.71%) Windows Server
3 214 (38.28%) SQL
4 176 (31.48%) Microsoft Office
5 125 (22.36%) Active Directory
6 119 (21.29%) .NET
7 116 (20.75%) Windows 7
8 114 (20.39%) SQL Server
9 113 (20.21%) C#
10 109 (19.50%) IIS
11 100 (17.89%) VMware
12 98 (17.53%) Degree
13 94 (16.82%) Linux
14 91 (16.28%) Citrix
15 79 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
16 77 (13.77%) Computer Science
17 75 (13.42%) JavaScript
18 70 (12.52%) MS Exchange
19 67 (11.99%) Windows 10
20 64 (11.45%) Windows Server 2008
21 62 (11.09%) ITIL
21 62 (11.09%) Finance
21 62 (11.09%) Office 365
22 56 (10.02%) VMware Infrastructure
23 55 (9.84%) PowerShell
23 55 (9.84%) ASP.NET
24 54 (9.66%) jQuery
25 51 (9.12%) Software Engineering
26 50 (8.94%) Cisco
27 49 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012

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
1 109 (19.50%) IIS
2 70 (12.52%) MS Exchange
3 25 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (2.86%) SharePoint
5 14 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (1.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (1.61%) Confluence
8 7 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (1.07%) IBM Notes
10 5 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (0.72%) DNN
11 4 (0.72%) Documentum
12 3 (0.54%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.54%) Skype for Business
13 2 (0.36%) Apache
13 2 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 176 (31.48%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (4.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (1.79%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.18%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 62 (11.09%) Office 365
2 26 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (2.15%) Azure Data Factory
5 7 (1.25%) SaaS
6 3 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.54%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.54%) G Suite
6 3 (0.54%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.18%) GitHub
8 1 (0.18%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 46 (8.23%) Firewall
2 43 (7.69%) WAN
3 42 (7.51%) LAN
4 41 (7.33%) VPN
5 38 (6.80%) TCP/IP
6 35 (6.26%) SAN
6 35 (6.26%) VoIP
7 32 (5.72%) DNS
8 25 (4.47%) DHCP
9 21 (3.76%) VLAN
10 18 (3.22%) Remote Desktop
10 18 (3.22%) Wireless
11 12 (2.15%) Intranet
12 10 (1.79%) Extranet
13 9 (1.61%) Network Security
14 7 (1.25%) HTTP
14 7 (1.25%) RFID
15 6 (1.07%) Internet
16 4 (0.72%) SSL
16 4 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (20.39%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.04%) MySQL
3 16 (2.86%) NoSQL
3 16 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (2.15%) Azure SQL Database
5 12 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
8 9 (1.61%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.43%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (1.25%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.07%) Big Data
11 6 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.89%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.72%) OLTP
13 4 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.72%) Redis
14 3 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 47 (8.41%) Git (software)
2 28 (5.01%) Visual Studio
3 23 (4.11%) JIRA
4 21 (3.76%) Jenkins
5 14 (2.50%) Selenium
6 11 (1.97%) Cucumber
7 10 (1.79%) Subversion
8 8 (1.43%) Babel
8 8 (1.43%) gulp
8 8 (1.43%) Sinon.JS
8 8 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (1.43%) webpack
9 7 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (1.07%) Bitbucket
10 6 (1.07%) IntelliJ
11 5 (0.89%) Bugzilla
11 5 (0.89%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.72%) Android Studio
12 4 (0.72%) Gradle
12 4 (0.72%) SpecFlow
General
1 62 (11.09%) Finance
2 44 (7.87%) Back Office
3 41 (7.33%) Legal
4 23 (4.11%) Law
5 19 (3.40%) Retail
6 14 (2.50%) Publishing
7 11 (1.97%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.61%) Marketing
9 8 (1.43%) Billing
10 5 (0.89%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.89%) Local Government
10 5 (0.89%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.72%) German Language
11 4 (0.72%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.54%) Banking
12 3 (0.54%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.36%) Automotive
13 2 (0.36%) Front Office
13 2 (0.36%) Games
14 1 (0.18%) French Language
Job Titles
1 190 (33.99%) Analyst
2 116 (20.75%) Support Analyst
3 92 (16.46%) IT Support
4 87 (15.56%) Developer
5 75 (13.42%) Support Engineer
6 72 (12.88%) IT Analyst
7 71 (12.70%) IT Support Analyst
8 62 (11.09%) Service Analyst
9 61 (10.91%) Service Desk Analyst
10 50 (8.94%) Senior Analyst
11 49 (8.77%) 2nd Line Support
12 46 (8.23%) .NET Developer
13 44 (7.87%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
14 39 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 38 (6.80%) Graduate
16 37 (6.62%) Software Engineer
17 35 (6.26%) Applications Support
18 34 (6.08%) Applications Support Analyst
18 34 (6.08%) Junior
19 32 (5.72%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (21.29%) .NET
2 55 (9.84%) ASP.NET
3 54 (9.66%) jQuery
4 48 (8.59%) HTML
5 38 (6.80%) XML
6 36 (6.44%) CSS
7 33 (5.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 32 (5.72%) HTML5
9 29 (5.19%) .NET Framework
9 29 (5.19%) WinForms
10 26 (4.65%) AngularJS
11 24 (4.29%) WCF
12 22 (3.94%) Ajax
13 21 (3.76%) WPF
14 18 (3.22%) Entity Framework
15 17 (3.04%) Web Services
16 16 (2.86%) Qt
16 16 (2.86%) REST
17 15 (2.68%) JSON
18 14 (2.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 77 (13.77%) Computer Science
2 32 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (3.58%) Mobile App
4 16 (2.86%) Algorithms
5 14 (2.50%) Data Centre
6 11 (1.97%) Blackberry
7 10 (1.79%) Fintech
7 10 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (1.25%) Clustering
8 7 (1.25%) Driving Licence
8 7 (1.25%) iPad
8 7 (1.25%) Mobile Computing
8 7 (1.25%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.07%) EPoS
10 5 (0.89%) Hedge funds
10 5 (0.89%) User Experience
11 4 (0.72%) HACMP
11 4 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (0.72%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.72%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 222 (39.71%) Windows Server
2 116 (20.75%) Windows 7
3 94 (16.82%) Linux
4 67 (11.99%) Windows 10
5 64 (11.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 47 (8.41%) Unix
8 38 (6.80%) Apple iOS
9 33 (5.90%) Windows Server 2003
10 32 (5.72%) Android
11 25 (4.47%) Windows 8
12 20 (3.58%) Mac OS X
13 14 (2.50%) Mac OS
14 10 (1.79%) Windows XP
15 7 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 6 (1.07%) Windows Mobile
17 5 (0.89%) Solaris
18 4 (0.72%) AIX
18 4 (0.72%) Windows 2000
18 4 (0.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (11.09%) ITIL
3 51 (9.12%) Software Engineering
4 45 (8.05%) MVC
5 44 (7.87%) Ticket Management
6 40 (7.16%) Scrum
6 40 (7.16%) Service Management
7 31 (5.55%) TDD
8 27 (4.83%) Mathematics
9 25 (4.47%) Service Delivery
10 23 (4.11%) Android Development
11 19 (3.40%) Mobile Application Development
12 18 (3.22%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (3.22%) iOS Development
12 18 (3.22%) OOD
12 18 (3.22%) Physics
13 17 (3.04%) Microservices
13 17 (3.04%) SDLC
14 15 (2.68%) Coaching
14 15 (2.68%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 214 (38.28%) SQL
2 113 (20.21%) C#
3 75 (13.42%) JavaScript
4 55 (9.84%) PowerShell
5 47 (8.41%) C++
6 27 (4.83%) VB.NET
7 24 (4.29%) Java
8 16 (2.86%) C
9 12 (2.15%) T-SQL
10 11 (1.97%) Python
11 10 (1.79%) TypeScript
12 8 (1.43%) ES6
12 8 (1.43%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.89%) PHP
14 4 (0.72%) Perl
14 4 (0.72%) R
14 4 (0.72%) Tcl
15 3 (0.54%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.54%) Go
16 2 (0.36%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 98 (17.53%) Degree
2 44 (7.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (5.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (4.29%) CCNA
6 21 (3.76%) MCSE
7 15 (2.68%) MCP
8 12 (2.15%) MCSA
8 12 (2.15%) PhD
9 8 (1.43%) CCNP
10 7 (1.25%) DBS Check
10 7 (1.25%) MCITP
11 6 (1.07%) Security Cleared
12 5 (0.89%) A+ Certification
13 4 (0.72%) CTC Cleared
13 4 (0.72%) Master's Degree
13 4 (0.72%) MCTS
13 4 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (0.54%) CCENT
14 3 (0.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (7.87%) SLA
2 9 (1.61%) QA
3 6 (1.07%) PMO
4 3 (0.54%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.36%) TickIT
6 1 (0.18%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 125 (22.36%) Active Directory
2 56 (10.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (5.90%) Hyper-V
4 24 (4.29%) Docker
5 11 (1.97%) XenApp
6 8 (1.43%) vSphere
7 6 (1.07%) Terminal Services
8 5 (0.89%) Firmware
8 5 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.72%) GPFS
10 2 (0.36%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.36%) pfSense
11 1 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 42 (7.51%) SCCM
2 8 (1.43%) Mesos
3 6 (1.07%) Ansible
4 5 (0.89%) Backup Exec
4 5 (0.89%) NetBackup
5 4 (0.72%) Puppet
6 3 (0.54%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (0.54%) WSUS
7 2 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.18%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 253 (45.26%) Microsoft
2 100 (17.89%) VMware
3 91 (16.28%) Citrix
4 50 (8.94%) Cisco
5 33 (5.90%) Oracle
6 19 (3.40%) NetApp
6 19 (3.40%) Remedy
6 19 (3.40%) ServiceNow
7 15 (2.68%) iManage
8 12 (2.15%) Apple
9 9 (1.61%) Veeam
10 7 (1.25%) Avaya
10 7 (1.25%) Extreme Networks
10 7 (1.25%) Palo Alto
11 6 (1.07%) Lotus
11 6 (1.07%) Mitel
11 6 (1.07%) SAP
12 5 (0.89%) Google
12 5 (0.89%) Veritas
13 4 (0.72%) EMC