Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 12
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 550 597 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 20.01% 21.10% 15.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.76% 76.44% 75.04%
Number of salaries quoted 395 488 449
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.50% +0.77% -13.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £20,875 £20,750
90th Percentile £55,750 £57,500 £54,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +2.56%

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 726 781 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 26.41% 27.61% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 520 578 538
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +2.74% -3.95%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £60,125 £57,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +1 292 £45,000 +28.57% 23
High Wycombe -2 74 £27,000 -6.90% 6
Marlow +5 73 £25,000 -16.67% 2
Aylesbury +5 22 £27,354 -52.43% 5
Gerrards Cross +2 19 £37,500 -11.76%
Chesham -3 5 £32,500 -4.41%
Newport Pagnell +7 4 £22,000 -34.33%
Buckingham -4 4 £32,500 -58.06%
Amersham +5 1 £34,000 +13.33%
Iver 0 1 - - 1
Beaconsfield -2 1 £23,000 -52.33%
Princes Risborough - 1 £35,000 - 3
Wycombe - 1 £42,500 -
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 228 (41.45%) Windows Server
2 216 (39.27%) Microsoft
3 160 (29.09%) SQL
4 135 (24.55%) Active Directory
5 134 (24.36%) VMware
6 132 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
7 130 (23.64%) SQL Server
8 124 (22.55%) Linux
9 120 (21.82%) Office 365
10 111 (20.18%) Citrix
11 105 (19.09%) ITIL
12 101 (18.36%) Windows 7
13 98 (17.82%) Finance
14 93 (16.91%) Problem-Solving
15 92 (16.73%) VMware Infrastructure
16 87 (15.82%) Windows 10
17 85 (15.45%) Windows Server 2012
18 83 (15.09%) SLA
19 82 (14.91%) Firewall
20 80 (14.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 78 (14.18%) TCP/IP
22 72 (13.09%) Law
23 71 (12.91%) Legal
24 65 (11.82%) .NET
25 64 (11.64%) C#
26 63 (11.45%) MS Exchange
27 61 (11.09%) Windows Server 2008
28 54 (9.82%) Degree
29 51 (9.27%) PowerShell
30 47 (8.55%) DevOps

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 63 (11.45%) MS Exchange
2 43 (7.82%) IIS
3 28 (5.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 26 (4.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 22 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 20 (3.64%) Confluence
7 14 (2.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 11 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (1.45%) Skype for Business
10 6 (1.09%) WordPress
11 5 (0.91%) SAS
12 3 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.55%) Smallworld
13 2 (0.36%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.18%) Apache
14 1 (0.18%) CMS
14 1 (0.18%) Commerce Server
14 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.18%) nginx
14 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 132 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.36%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.18%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 120 (21.82%) Office 365
2 44 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
4 20 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (2.73%) SaaS
6 13 (2.36%) PaaS
7 7 (1.27%) IaaS
8 5 (0.91%) OpenShift
9 4 (0.73%) G Suite
10 3 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.55%) GitHub
11 2 (0.36%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.36%) Sauce Labs
12 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.18%) NuGet
12 1 (0.18%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 82 (14.91%) Firewall
2 78 (14.18%) TCP/IP
3 39 (7.09%) VPN
4 32 (5.82%) LAN
5 31 (5.64%) WAN
6 28 (5.09%) DNS
7 25 (4.55%) DHCP
7 25 (4.55%) Internet
8 18 (3.27%) VoIP
9 16 (2.91%) SAN
10 12 (2.18%) Remote Desktop
11 11 (2.00%) MPLS
11 11 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (1.27%) SNMP
12 7 (1.27%) SSL
13 6 (1.09%) Ethernet
14 5 (0.91%) HTTP
14 5 (0.91%) Wireless
15 4 (0.73%) IPsec
15 4 (0.73%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (23.64%) SQL Server
2 41 (7.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (7.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (4.91%) Oracle Database
5 23 (4.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (3.09%) MySQL
7 13 (2.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (2.18%) SQL Server 2016
8 12 (2.18%) SSDT
9 9 (1.64%) GIS
10 8 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (1.27%) NoSQL
11 7 (1.27%) Relational Database
12 5 (0.91%) MongoDB
12 5 (0.91%) Redis
12 5 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.73%) DB2
14 3 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
14 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (0.55%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 24 (4.36%) JIRA
2 17 (3.09%) Git (software)
2 17 (3.09%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.45%) Bitbucket
4 7 (1.27%) Subversion
5 6 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (1.09%) TeamCity
5 6 (1.09%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (0.73%) Mercurial
7 3 (0.55%) LabVIEW
7 3 (0.55%) Selenium
7 3 (0.55%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.36%) Appium
8 2 (0.36%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.36%) Maven
8 2 (0.36%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.36%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.18%) FrontPage
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle APEX
General
1 98 (17.82%) Finance
2 72 (13.09%) Law
3 71 (12.91%) Legal
4 39 (7.09%) Back Office
5 26 (4.73%) French Language
6 17 (3.09%) German Language
7 12 (2.18%) Marketing
8 7 (1.27%) Automotive
8 7 (1.27%) Banking
8 7 (1.27%) Billing
9 5 (0.91%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.91%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.55%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.55%) Publishing
11 2 (0.36%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.36%) Local Government
11 2 (0.36%) Retail
12 1 (0.18%) Advertising
12 1 (0.18%) Avionics
12 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 137 (24.91%) Analyst
2 71 (12.91%) IT Support
3 59 (10.73%) Support Analyst
4 51 (9.27%) DBA
4 51 (9.27%) Service Analyst
4 51 (9.27%) Service Desk Analyst
4 51 (9.27%) Support Engineer
5 49 (8.91%) Senior Analyst
6 45 (8.18%) IT Analyst
7 43 (7.82%) IT Support Analyst
7 43 (7.82%) SQL DBA
8 42 (7.64%) Team Leader
9 39 (7.09%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
10 37 (6.73%) Developer
11 36 (6.55%) Consultant
11 36 (6.55%) SQL Server DBA
12 33 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 29 (5.27%) Technical Engineer
14 28 (5.09%) Technical Support
15 26 (4.73%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (11.82%) .NET
2 44 (8.00%) HTML
3 36 (6.55%) ASP.NET
4 25 (4.55%) XML
5 20 (3.64%) AngularJS
6 12 (2.18%) CSS
6 12 (2.18%) Web Services
7 10 (1.82%) HTML5
8 9 (1.64%) .NET Framework
8 9 (1.64%) LDAP
8 9 (1.64%) REST
9 7 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (1.27%) Middleware
10 6 (1.09%) jQuery
10 6 (1.09%) RESTful
11 5 (0.91%) Hibernate
11 5 (0.91%) SOAP
11 5 (0.91%) Spring
11 5 (0.91%) Swagger
12 4 (0.73%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.27%) Management Information System
2 21 (3.82%) Self-Motivation
3 20 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (2.91%) Computer Science
4 16 (2.91%) Driving Licence
5 14 (2.55%) Replication
6 13 (2.36%) Blackberry
7 11 (2.00%) Fat Client
7 11 (2.00%) Thin Client
8 9 (1.64%) Data Centre
9 8 (1.45%) iPhone
10 6 (1.09%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (0.91%) Clustering
11 5 (0.91%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.73%) Greenfield Project
13 3 (0.55%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.55%) New Media
13 3 (0.55%) Tandem
13 3 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 228 (41.45%) Windows Server
2 124 (22.55%) Linux
3 101 (18.36%) Windows 7
4 87 (15.82%) Windows 10
5 85 (15.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 61 (11.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (5.27%) Unix
8 18 (3.27%) Windows 8
9 13 (2.36%) Apple iOS
10 12 (2.18%) Mac OS
11 11 (2.00%) Android
11 11 (2.00%) VMS
12 10 (1.82%) Windows XP
13 7 (1.27%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.73%) CentOS
16 1 (0.18%) DC/OS
16 1 (0.18%) Solaris
16 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (19.09%) ITIL
2 93 (16.91%) Problem-Solving
3 80 (14.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 47 (8.55%) DevOps
5 44 (8.00%) Ticket Management
6 43 (7.82%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (6.00%) SDLC
8 30 (5.45%) Project Management
9 28 (5.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 27 (4.91%) High Availability
11 25 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
11 25 (4.55%) Database Tuning
11 25 (4.55%) Service Management
12 24 (4.36%) Performance Analysis
13 23 (4.18%) Workflow
14 22 (4.00%) Validation
15 21 (3.82%) Service Delivery
16 19 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
17 18 (3.27%) E-Commerce
17 18 (3.27%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 160 (29.09%) SQL
2 64 (11.64%) C#
3 51 (9.27%) PowerShell
4 44 (8.00%) Java
5 39 (7.09%) JavaScript
6 35 (6.36%) T-SQL
7 20 (3.64%) Python
8 19 (3.45%) C++
9 15 (2.73%) C
10 13 (2.36%) Bash Shell
11 12 (2.18%) Delphi
11 12 (2.18%) PHP
12 8 (1.45%) Ruby
13 5 (0.91%) Embedded C
13 5 (0.91%) Embedded C++
13 5 (0.91%) Pascal
14 3 (0.55%) Perl
14 3 (0.55%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.55%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 54 (9.82%) Degree
2 43 (7.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (5.09%) MCSE
4 23 (4.18%) CISSP
5 22 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (3.82%) CCNA
7 19 (3.45%) Security Cleared
8 15 (2.73%) MCSA
9 14 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
11 12 (2.18%) MCITP
12 11 (2.00%) CCNP
12 11 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
13 10 (1.82%) SC Cleared
14 9 (1.64%) MCTS
15 7 (1.27%) CCA
15 7 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 6 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 5 (0.91%) MCP
18 4 (0.73%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (15.09%) SLA
2 18 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (2.91%) QA
4 8 (1.45%) ISO 9000
5 4 (0.73%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (0.73%) GDPR
5 4 (0.73%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 135 (24.55%) Active Directory
2 92 (16.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (8.36%) XenApp
4 44 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
5 41 (7.45%) XenDesktop
6 36 (6.55%) Hyper-V
7 11 (2.00%) DFS Replication
7 11 (2.00%) Docker
7 11 (2.00%) Terminal Services
8 9 (1.64%) Firmware
9 8 (1.45%) Forefront TMG
10 6 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (0.91%) vSphere
12 4 (0.73%) Virtual Desktop
13 3 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
14 2 (0.36%) pfSense
14 2 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
15 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 16 (2.91%) SCCM
2 15 (2.73%) Microsoft Clustering
3 14 (2.55%) WSUS
4 5 (0.91%) SCOM
4 5 (0.91%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (0.73%) Ansible
5 4 (0.73%) EdgeSight
5 4 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.73%) Packer
5 4 (0.73%) Terraform
6 3 (0.55%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (0.55%) TADDM
7 2 (0.36%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.18%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.18%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.18%) IBM BigFix
8 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.18%) QRadar
Vendors
1 216 (39.27%) Microsoft
2 134 (24.36%) VMware
3 111 (20.18%) Citrix
4 40 (7.27%) Cisco
5 36 (6.55%) Oracle
6 33 (6.00%) Sony
7 19 (3.45%) iManage
8 15 (2.73%) Atlassian
8 15 (2.73%) ServiceNow
9 11 (2.00%) HP
10 10 (1.82%) NetApp
10 10 (1.82%) SolarWinds
11 9 (1.64%) Remedy
12 7 (1.27%) ConnectWise
12 7 (1.27%) SAP
13 6 (1.09%) Dell
13 6 (1.09%) IBM
13 6 (1.09%) WatchGuard
14 5 (0.91%) Palo Alto
15 4 (0.73%) Ivanti