Period
to 22 August 2017

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 22 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 13 10
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 576 492 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 20.60% 15.69% 14.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 75.00% 67.07%
Number of salaries quoted 472 442 595
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.33% -21.05%
10th Percentile £20,875 £20,750 £20,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,625 £53,750
South East median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £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 768 656 1002
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 27.47% 20.92% 22.01%
Number of salaries quoted 568 529 790
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% -3.95% +2.70%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,750 £22,450
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.53% +6.25% -

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 22 August 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 6 months to 22 August 2017. 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 +13 318 £35,000 - 18
High Wycombe 0 87 £27,500 -15.38% 6
Aylesbury -8 45 £57,500 +66.67% 2
Marlow -1 44 £25,000 -7.41% 5
Gerrards Cross - 19 £42,500 - 1
Bletchley - 16 - -
Buckingham +18 13 £77,500 +287.50%
Amersham -11 8 £30,000 - 3
Beaconsfield - 5 £55,000 -
Chesham -1 4 £34,000 +21.43%
Newport Pagnell - 1 £33,500 - 1
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 223 (38.72%) Microsoft
2 176 (30.56%) Windows Server
3 160 (27.78%) Active Directory
3 160 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
4 142 (24.65%) SQL Server
5 135 (23.44%) SQL
6 130 (22.57%) Windows 7
7 125 (21.70%) Citrix
8 124 (21.53%) C#
9 110 (19.10%) .NET
10 109 (18.92%) Linux
11 101 (17.53%) Windows Server 2008
12 98 (17.01%) Finance
12 98 (17.01%) VMware
13 95 (16.49%) ITIL
14 94 (16.32%) SLA
15 85 (14.76%) C++
16 81 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012
17 80 (13.89%) IIS
17 80 (13.89%) Degree
18 75 (13.02%) JavaScript
18 75 (13.02%) VPN
19 72 (12.50%) Computer Science
20 69 (11.98%) Ticket Management
21 65 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
22 62 (10.76%) Office 365
23 61 (10.59%) Apple iOS
23 61 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
24 59 (10.24%) Legal
25 56 (9.72%) Back Office

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 80 (13.89%) IIS
2 52 (9.03%) MS Exchange
3 29 (5.03%) SharePoint
4 22 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (3.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 13 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
8 11 (1.91%) SAS
9 10 (1.74%) IBM Notes
10 8 (1.39%) DNN
10 8 (1.39%) Documentum
11 7 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (0.87%) Apache
12 5 (0.87%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (0.69%) Skype for Business
13 4 (0.69%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.52%) IBM HTTP Server
14 3 (0.52%) JBoss
15 2 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 160 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.22%) Maple
3 7 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.04%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.17%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 62 (10.76%) Office 365
2 35 (6.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (3.47%) SaaS
4 10 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.69%) IaaS
5 4 (0.69%) PaaS
6 3 (0.52%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.17%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 75 (13.02%) VPN
2 32 (5.56%) Firewall
3 31 (5.38%) SAN
4 28 (4.86%) VoIP
5 27 (4.69%) LAN
6 26 (4.51%) TCP/IP
7 24 (4.17%) WAN
8 21 (3.65%) HTTP
9 20 (3.47%) DNS
10 18 (3.13%) DHCP
11 11 (1.91%) Kerberos
12 10 (1.74%) Cisco IOS
13 9 (1.56%) Broadband
13 9 (1.56%) Extranet
13 9 (1.56%) Intranet
13 9 (1.56%) LDAP
14 4 (0.69%) MPLS
14 4 (0.69%) Skype
14 4 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
15 3 (0.52%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (24.65%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.34%) MySQL
2 25 (4.34%) NoSQL
3 24 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 24 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (3.99%) MariaDB
5 17 (2.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (2.26%) SQL Server 2016
7 12 (2.08%) Relational Database
8 11 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (1.39%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.87%) PowerCenter
14 4 (0.69%) DB2
15 3 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (0.52%) Impala
Development Applications
1 25 (4.34%) Subversion
2 24 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 22 (3.82%) Visual Studio
4 14 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (1.22%) LabVIEW
5 7 (1.22%) Xcode
6 5 (0.87%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.69%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.52%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.35%) MSTest
9 2 (0.35%) NUnit
9 2 (0.35%) Selenium
9 2 (0.35%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.17%) Ant
10 1 (0.17%) GoogleTest
10 1 (0.17%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.17%) Moq
10 1 (0.17%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.17%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.17%) Robot Framework
General
1 98 (17.01%) Finance
2 59 (10.24%) Legal
3 56 (9.72%) Back Office
4 27 (4.69%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.13%) Billing
6 15 (2.60%) Marketing
7 13 (2.26%) Financial Institution
7 13 (2.26%) Retail
8 10 (1.74%) Electronics
9 7 (1.22%) French Language
9 7 (1.22%) German Language
10 5 (0.87%) Advertising
10 5 (0.87%) Front Office
11 3 (0.52%) Games
11 3 (0.52%) Local Government
11 3 (0.52%) Publishing
12 2 (0.35%) Automotive
12 2 (0.35%) Banking
12 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 198 (34.38%) Analyst
2 100 (17.36%) Support Analyst
3 84 (14.58%) Service Analyst
4 83 (14.41%) Developer
5 77 (13.37%) IT Support
6 73 (12.67%) Support Engineer
7 67 (11.63%) Service Desk Analyst
8 55 (9.55%) IT Analyst
9 50 (8.68%) IT Support Analyst
10 41 (7.12%) Software Developer
11 38 (6.60%) Graduate
12 36 (6.25%) C# Developer
13 35 (6.08%) Senior Analyst
14 34 (5.90%) Junior
15 33 (5.73%) .NET Developer
16 31 (5.38%) Team Leader
17 29 (5.03%) 2nd Line Support
18 28 (4.86%) C# .NET Developer
19 27 (4.69%) 3rd Line Support
20 26 (4.51%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (19.10%) .NET
2 50 (8.68%) ASP.NET
3 43 (7.47%) Web Services
4 37 (6.42%) HTML
4 37 (6.42%) jQuery
5 35 (6.08%) XML
6 27 (4.69%) HTML5
7 26 (4.51%) CSS
8 23 (3.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 22 (3.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (3.65%) WCF
11 17 (2.95%) .NET Framework
11 17 (2.95%) AngularJS
11 17 (2.95%) WinForms
12 16 (2.78%) CSS3
13 13 (2.26%) Ajax
14 12 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (1.91%) Silverlight
16 10 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 9 (1.56%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 72 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 42 (7.29%) Algorithms
3 29 (5.03%) iPad
4 23 (3.99%) iPhone
5 21 (3.65%) Blackberry
6 20 (3.47%) Data Centre
7 19 (3.30%) Data Structures
8 16 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (2.78%) Mobile App
9 13 (2.26%) Hedge funds
10 9 (1.56%) Replication
11 7 (1.22%) EPoS
12 6 (1.04%) Driving Licence
13 5 (0.87%) User Experience
14 4 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.69%) Management Information System
15 3 (0.52%) Clustering
15 3 (0.52%) Greenfield Project
15 3 (0.52%) PKI
15 3 (0.52%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 176 (30.56%) Windows Server
2 130 (22.57%) Windows 7
3 109 (18.92%) Linux
4 101 (17.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 81 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 61 (10.59%) Apple iOS
7 51 (8.85%) Android
8 47 (8.16%) Windows 10
9 45 (7.81%) Unix
10 40 (6.94%) Windows 8
11 36 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
12 32 (5.56%) Mac OS
13 26 (4.51%) Windows XP
14 13 (2.26%) Mac OS X
15 7 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.35%) AIX
16 2 (0.35%) OS/400
16 2 (0.35%) VMS
17 1 (0.17%) Solaris
17 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (16.49%) ITIL
2 69 (11.98%) Ticket Management
3 61 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 35 (6.08%) Mentoring
5 35 (6.08%) MVC
5 35 (6.08%) Service Management
6 30 (5.21%) Performance Monitoring
7 26 (4.51%) TDD
8 24 (4.17%) OO
9 23 (3.99%) Mathematics
9 23 (3.99%) Physics
10 22 (3.82%) Scrum
11 21 (3.65%) Concurrent Programming
12 19 (3.30%) Coaching
12 19 (3.30%) Document Management
12 19 (3.30%) Web Development
13 18 (3.13%) SDLC
14 17 (2.95%) Service Delivery
14 17 (2.95%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 135 (23.44%) SQL
2 124 (21.53%) C#
3 85 (14.76%) C++
4 75 (13.02%) JavaScript
5 52 (9.03%) PowerShell
6 43 (7.47%) Java
7 35 (6.08%) C
8 29 (5.03%) Objective-C
9 19 (3.30%) VB.NET
10 16 (2.78%) MATLAB
10 16 (2.78%) T-SQL
11 12 (2.08%) Python
12 9 (1.56%) Shell Script
12 9 (1.56%) TypeScript
13 5 (0.87%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.35%) VB
14 2 (0.35%) VBScript
15 1 (0.17%) Korn
15 1 (0.17%) Perl
15 1 (0.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 80 (13.89%) Degree
2 52 (9.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (5.21%) Computer Science Degree
4 29 (5.03%) MCSE
5 23 (3.99%) PhD
6 20 (3.47%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (3.47%) MCSA
7 17 (2.95%) MCP
8 15 (2.60%) CCNA
9 12 (2.08%) A+ Certification
9 12 (2.08%) MCITP
10 10 (1.74%) GNVQ
10 10 (1.74%) HND
11 8 (1.39%) Security Cleared
12 5 (0.87%) CREST Certified
12 5 (0.87%) DV Cleared
12 5 (0.87%) OSCP
12 5 (0.87%) VTSP
13 4 (0.69%) CEH
14 3 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (16.32%) SLA
2 8 (1.39%) PMO
3 4 (0.69%) QA
3 4 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.17%) DICOM
4 1 (0.17%) HL7
System Software
1 160 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 65 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (8.16%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.08%) XenApp
5 7 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.87%) VMware Server
8 4 (0.69%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.69%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.35%) vSphere
10 1 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.17%) Docker
10 1 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.17%) UAG
10 1 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 41 (7.12%) SCCM
2 10 (1.74%) Ansible
3 8 (1.39%) Backup Exec
4 4 (0.69%) Puppet
4 4 (0.69%) SCOM
5 3 (0.52%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.35%) Packer
6 2 (0.35%) Terraform
7 1 (0.17%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.17%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.17%) BMC Performance Manager
7 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.17%) TADDM
7 1 (0.17%) WMI
7 1 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 223 (38.72%) Microsoft
2 125 (21.70%) Citrix
3 98 (17.01%) VMware
4 54 (9.38%) Cisco
5 37 (6.42%) Oracle
6 14 (2.43%) ServiceNow
7 11 (1.91%) Avaya
7 11 (1.91%) Remedy
8 10 (1.74%) Lotus
9 9 (1.56%) Extreme Networks
9 9 (1.56%) Palo Alto
9 9 (1.56%) Telerik
10 8 (1.39%) EMC
10 8 (1.39%) MicroStrategy
11 7 (1.22%) Veeam
12 5 (0.87%) Apple
12 5 (0.87%) HP
12 5 (0.87%) Mitel
12 5 (0.87%) NetApp
12 5 (0.87%) Red Hat