Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 6 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 375 578 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 17.08% 19.79% 18.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.78% 78.21% 79.27%
Number of salaries quoted 279 420 433
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £35,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.23% - -7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
South East median annual salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.30% +2.67% -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 476 739 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.69% 25.30% 23.23%
Number of salaries quoted 345 549 471
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,000 £57,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 -2 225 £40,000 -5.88% 14
High Wycombe +3 37 £29,000 -7.20% 1
Aylesbury +16 16 £35,000 +62.79%
Marlow -10 15 £42,000 +68.00%
Bletchley - 11 £30,000 -
Amersham +2 9 £33,000 -21.43%
Princes Risborough - 6 £37,500 -
Chesham 0 5 £33,000 +1.54%
Newport Pagnell - 2 - - 1
Iver - 1 £25,500 -
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 26 April 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.

1 169 (45.07%) Windows Server
2 152 (40.53%) Active Directory
3 122 (32.53%) Microsoft
4 105 (28.00%) ITIL
5 102 (27.20%) VMware
6 100 (26.67%) Office 365
7 98 (26.13%) SQL
8 89 (23.73%) Windows 7
9 75 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 72 (19.20%) SLA
11 66 (17.60%) Information Security
12 65 (17.33%) Microsoft Office
13 62 (16.53%) Citrix
14 61 (16.27%) Linux
14 61 (16.27%) Firewall
15 60 (16.00%) Hyper-V
16 59 (15.73%) Microsoft Azure
16 59 (15.73%) Windows Server 2012
16 59 (15.73%) Management Information System
17 58 (15.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 57 (15.20%) Information Security Management
18 57 (15.20%) Security Management
18 57 (15.20%) ISMS
19 56 (14.93%) Windows 10
20 51 (13.60%) VMware Infrastructure
21 47 (12.53%) Microsoft Certification
22 42 (11.20%) DNS
23 39 (10.40%) MCSE
24 37 (9.87%) Cisco
25 36 (9.60%) Legal

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 25 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 16 (4.27%) IIS
3 15 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 13 (3.47%) Skype for Business
5 11 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (2.93%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.87%) Documentum
7 6 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.07%) Apache
9 4 (1.07%) Confluence
9 4 (1.07%) JBoss
10 3 (0.80%) CMS
11 2 (0.53%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (0.53%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.53%) WildFly
12 1 (0.27%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 65 (17.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (1.87%) Carpe Diem
2 7 (1.87%) Elite 3E
3 3 (0.80%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 100 (26.67%) Office 365
2 59 (15.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (2.67%) IaaS
6 7 (1.87%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.33%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (1.33%) PaaS
7 5 (1.33%) Route 53
7 5 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (1.07%) Amazon Glacier
8 4 (1.07%) Amazon S3
8 4 (1.07%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.80%) SaaS
10 2 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.53%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.27%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 61 (16.27%) Firewall
2 42 (11.20%) DNS
3 35 (9.33%) DHCP
4 25 (6.67%) WAN
5 23 (6.13%) TCP/IP
5 23 (6.13%) VPN
6 20 (5.33%) LAN
7 18 (4.80%) VLAN
8 17 (4.53%) VoIP
9 13 (3.47%) Remote Desktop
9 13 (3.47%) Skype
10 12 (3.20%) FTP
10 12 (3.20%) Internet
10 12 (3.20%) SAN
11 10 (2.67%) IP Telephony
11 10 (2.67%) Network Security
12 9 (2.40%) BIG-IP
12 9 (2.40%) IPsec
13 8 (2.13%) NAS
14 7 (1.87%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.33%) MySQL
3 11 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (2.40%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.60%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (1.60%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.33%) OLTP
8 4 (1.07%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.80%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (0.80%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.80%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.53%) Big Data
10 2 (0.53%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.33%) JIRA
3 5 (1.33%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.07%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.80%) Hudson
5 3 (0.80%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.53%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.53%) NUnit
6 2 (0.53%) Selenium
7 1 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.27%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.27%) JUnit
7 1 (0.27%) Maven
7 1 (0.27%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.27%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.27%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.27%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.27%) TestComplete
General
1 36 (9.60%) Legal
2 33 (8.80%) Law
3 26 (6.93%) Back Office
3 26 (6.93%) Finance
4 12 (3.20%) Retail
5 9 (2.40%) Banking
5 9 (2.40%) Electronics
6 8 (2.13%) Automotive
6 8 (2.13%) Billing
7 3 (0.80%) Spanish Language
7 3 (0.80%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 108 (28.80%) Analyst
2 55 (14.67%) Support Engineer
3 52 (13.87%) Service Analyst
3 52 (13.87%) Service Desk Analyst
4 42 (11.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 40 (10.67%) Support Analyst
6 32 (8.53%) IT Support
7 27 (7.20%) Applications Support
8 26 (6.93%) IT Engineer
9 25 (6.67%) Developer
10 24 (6.40%) 2nd Line Support
11 23 (6.13%) IT Analyst
12 22 (5.87%) Senior Analyst
13 20 (5.33%) 1st Line Support
14 19 (5.07%) Cloud Engineer
15 18 (4.80%) Infrastructure Support
16 15 (4.00%) IT Support Analyst
17 14 (3.73%) Applications Support Engineer
17 14 (3.73%) Consultant
17 14 (3.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (7.20%) .NET
2 26 (6.93%) HTML
3 20 (5.33%) Web Services
4 15 (4.00%) CSS
4 15 (4.00%) JSON
5 14 (3.73%) XML
6 13 (3.47%) CSS3
6 13 (3.47%) HTML5
6 13 (3.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (3.20%) Middleware
8 11 (2.93%) AngularJS
9 8 (2.13%) ASP.NET
9 8 (2.13%) jQuery
9 8 (2.13%) WCF
9 8 (2.13%) WinForms
9 8 (2.13%) WPF
10 7 (1.87%) .NET Core
10 7 (1.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (1.87%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (1.60%) React
Miscellaneous
1 59 (15.73%) Management Information System
2 27 (7.20%) Data Centre
3 21 (5.60%) Self-Motivation
4 20 (5.33%) Driving Licence
4 20 (5.33%) iPhone
5 15 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (4.00%) Clustering
6 8 (2.13%) Life Science
6 8 (2.13%) Mainframe
7 7 (1.87%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.60%) Public Cloud
8 6 (1.60%) RSA SecurID
8 6 (1.60%) W3C
9 5 (1.33%) Fat Client
9 5 (1.33%) HACMP
9 5 (1.33%) Private Cloud
9 5 (1.33%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.07%) Fintech
11 3 (0.80%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 169 (45.07%) Windows Server
2 89 (23.73%) Windows 7
3 61 (16.27%) Linux
4 59 (15.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 56 (14.93%) Windows 10
6 31 (8.27%) Android
7 29 (7.73%) Unix
8 16 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (2.93%) Apple iOS
10 6 (1.60%) MVS
10 6 (1.60%) Windows NT
11 5 (1.33%) AIX
11 5 (1.33%) Mac OS
11 5 (1.33%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.33%) Solaris
12 4 (1.07%) Mac OS X Server
12 4 (1.07%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.80%) VMS
13 3 (0.80%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (28.00%) ITIL
2 66 (17.60%) Information Security
3 58 (15.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 57 (15.20%) Information Security Management
4 57 (15.20%) ISMS
4 57 (15.20%) Security Management
5 36 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (9.07%) Problem-Solving
7 32 (8.53%) Ticket Management
8 24 (6.40%) Time Management
9 23 (6.13%) ITSM
10 20 (5.33%) Mentoring
11 19 (5.07%) Service Delivery
12 16 (4.27%) High Availability
12 16 (4.27%) Line Management
13 15 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (4.00%) Document Management
13 15 (4.00%) Project Management
14 14 (3.73%) MVC
14 14 (3.73%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 98 (26.13%) SQL
2 27 (7.20%) JavaScript
3 26 (6.93%) PowerShell
4 25 (6.67%) C#
5 19 (5.07%) T-SQL
6 10 (2.67%) VB.NET
7 9 (2.40%) Java
8 8 (2.13%) PHP
9 7 (1.87%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.60%) ES6
11 3 (0.80%) Delphi
12 2 (0.53%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.53%) C++
12 2 (0.53%) Python
13 1 (0.27%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.27%) Perl
13 1 (0.27%) Ruby
13 1 (0.27%) Scala
13 1 (0.27%) VB
13 1 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (12.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (10.40%) MCSE
3 32 (8.53%) MCSA
4 22 (5.87%) Degree
5 17 (4.53%) Security Cleared
6 16 (4.27%) SC Cleared
7 13 (3.47%) MCP
8 10 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (2.67%) DBS Check
8 10 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (2.40%) CCNA
10 8 (2.13%) CCA
10 8 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (1.60%) A+ Certification
13 4 (1.07%) CHECK Team Member
13 4 (1.07%) CREST Certified
13 4 (1.07%) MCITP
13 4 (1.07%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (19.20%) SLA
2 15 (4.00%) QA
3 12 (3.20%) Cyber Essentials
4 11 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (2.93%) PMO
5 9 (2.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 3 (0.80%) GDPR
6 3 (0.80%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.27%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 152 (40.53%) Active Directory
2 60 (16.00%) Hyper-V
3 51 (13.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (1.87%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (1.33%) GPFS
6 5 (1.33%) XenApp
7 3 (0.80%) Docker
7 3 (0.80%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.80%) vSphere
8 2 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.53%) XenServer
9 1 (0.27%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.27%) Firmware
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.27%) pfSense
9 1 (0.27%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 22 (5.87%) SCCM
2 12 (3.20%) Microsoft Intune
3 9 (2.40%) SCVMM
4 8 (2.13%) Backup Exec
4 8 (2.13%) DameWare
5 7 (1.87%) WSUS
6 6 (1.60%) Control-M
6 6 (1.60%) MAINVIEW
7 3 (0.80%) Ansible
7 3 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.80%) vMotion
8 2 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.53%) Grafana
8 2 (0.53%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.27%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.27%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 122 (32.53%) Microsoft
2 102 (27.20%) VMware
3 62 (16.53%) Citrix
4 37 (9.87%) Cisco
5 29 (7.73%) Sony
6 25 (6.67%) HP
6 25 (6.67%) iManage
7 19 (5.07%) Mitel
8 18 (4.80%) Oracle
9 17 (4.53%) Remedy
10 15 (4.00%) Google
10 15 (4.00%) IBM
11 10 (2.67%) EMC
11 10 (2.67%) ServiceNow
12 9 (2.40%) Aruba
12 9 (2.40%) ConnectWise
12 9 (2.40%) F5
13 8 (2.13%) BT
13 8 (2.13%) Dell
13 8 (2.13%) Fujitsu