Period
to 27 November 2020

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 27 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
27 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 9 9 10
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 96 292 443
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.73% 13.37% 17.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.76% 70.19% 74.83%
Number of salaries quoted 112 229 361
Median annual salary £47,500 £32,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.44% -14.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £23,300 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £43,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.00% -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 158 416 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.60% 19.05% 23.80%
Number of salaries quoted 132 343 456
Median annual salary £46,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.33% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £58,375
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Buckinghamshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Windows in Buckinghamshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 27 November 2020.

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 27 November 2020. 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 -3 54 £47,500 +46.15% 21
High Wycombe +4 14 £30,000 -4.76% 1
Bletchley -3 7 - -
Gerrards Cross +8 5 £21,500 +2.38%
Aylesbury +6 3 £25,750 -20.77%
Marlow +12 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Buckingham +4 1 £27,000 -10.00% 1
Chesham 0 1 £45,000 +36.36%
Beaconsfield - 1 £70,000 -
Amersham - 1 £52,500 -
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 27 November 2020, 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 62 (64.58%) Microsoft
1 62 (64.58%) Office 365
2 45 (46.88%) Active Directory
3 42 (43.75%) Azure
4 36 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 26 (27.08%) Firewall
6 24 (25.00%) VMware
6 24 (25.00%) ITIL
6 24 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 21 (21.88%) SCCM
8 19 (19.79%) GDPR
9 18 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 17 (17.71%) SharePoint
10 17 (17.71%) DevOps
11 16 (16.67%) Citrix
11 16 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (16.67%) AWS
12 15 (15.63%) SLA
12 15 (15.63%) VPN
12 15 (15.63%) Infrastructure as Code
13 14 (14.58%) Problem-Solving
14 13 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (13.54%) Service Management
14 13 (13.54%) SQL Server
14 13 (13.54%) Virtual Desktop
14 13 (13.54%) Azure Active Directory
14 13 (13.54%) Windows 10
15 12 (12.50%) SQL
15 12 (12.50%) TCP/IP
15 12 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification

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 24 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (17.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.08%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.08%) Documentum
3 2 (2.08%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.04%) IIS
4 1 (1.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 62 (64.58%) Office 365
2 42 (43.75%) Azure
3 16 (16.67%) AWS
4 13 (13.54%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (10.42%) OneDrive
6 4 (4.17%) SaaS
7 2 (2.08%) Cloudflare
7 2 (2.08%) Mimecast
8 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.04%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 26 (27.08%) Firewall
2 15 (15.63%) VPN
3 12 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 11 (11.46%) SAN
5 8 (8.33%) DNS
5 8 (8.33%) NetScaler
6 7 (7.29%) DHCP
7 5 (5.21%) Bluetooth
7 5 (5.21%) Ethernet
8 4 (4.17%) Skype
9 3 (3.13%) LAN
9 3 (3.13%) VLAN
9 3 (3.13%) WAN
9 3 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (3.13%) Wireless
10 2 (2.08%) SSH
10 2 (2.08%) VoIP
11 1 (1.04%) FTP
11 1 (1.04%) HTTP
11 1 (1.04%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.08%) MySQL
2 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.04%) GIS
3 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.21%) Eclipse
2 5 (5.21%) Subversion
2 5 (5.21%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.13%) JIRA
4 2 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.04%) GDB
5 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (9.38%) Digital Economy
1 9 (9.38%) Manufacturing
2 8 (8.33%) Electronics
3 7 (7.29%) Public Sector
4 5 (5.21%) Finance
4 5 (5.21%) Legal
4 5 (5.21%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.17%) Games
5 4 (4.17%) Local Government
6 3 (3.13%) Fire and Rescue
6 3 (3.13%) Marketing
7 1 (1.04%) Automotive
7 1 (1.04%) Back Office
7 1 (1.04%) Billing
7 1 (1.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (19.79%) Analyst
2 18 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (14.58%) IT Support
3 14 (14.58%) Service Analyst
4 13 (13.54%) Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (11.46%) Infrastructure Manager
5 11 (11.46%) Support Engineer
6 10 (10.42%) Azure Engineer
6 10 (10.42%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (9.38%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (9.38%) Office 365 Engineer
8 8 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
8 8 (8.33%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (7.29%) IT Support Technician
9 7 (7.29%) IT Technician
9 7 (7.29%) Senior Citrix Engineer
9 7 (7.29%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (7.29%) Support Technician
10 5 (5.21%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.17%) .NET
1 4 (4.17%) .NET Framework
2 3 (3.13%) .NET Core
2 3 (3.13%) AngularJS
2 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (3.13%) CSS
2 3 (3.13%) CSS3
2 3 (3.13%) Entity Framework
2 3 (3.13%) HTML
2 3 (3.13%) HTML5
2 3 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (3.13%) Vue.js
3 2 (2.08%) SignalR
3 2 (2.08%) WebSockets
4 1 (1.04%) WCF
4 1 (1.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.29%) Driving Licence
2 5 (5.21%) ASIC
2 5 (5.21%) CPLD
2 5 (5.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (3.13%) Blog
4 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.13%) Replication
4 3 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.04%) AS400
5 1 (1.04%) CCTV
5 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.04%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.04%) Clustering
5 1 (1.04%) CMDB
5 1 (1.04%) EPoS
5 1 (1.04%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 13 (13.54%) Windows 10
3 9 (9.38%) Linux
3 9 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (7.29%) Windows 7
5 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2016
5 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2019
6 2 (2.08%) Unix
6 2 (2.08%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.04%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.00%) ITIL
2 18 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 17 (17.71%) DevOps
4 15 (15.63%) Infrastructure as Code
5 14 (14.58%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (13.54%) Service Management
7 11 (11.46%) Asset Management
7 11 (11.46%) Kalman Filter
7 11 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (10.42%) Change Management
8 10 (10.42%) Project Delivery
9 9 (9.38%) Business Analysis
9 9 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (9.38%) Data Protection
9 9 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (9.38%) Network Management
9 9 (9.38%) Problem Management
9 9 (9.38%) Supplier Management
9 9 (9.38%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.50%) SQL
2 9 (9.38%) C#
3 6 (6.25%) C++
4 5 (5.21%) Assembly Language
4 5 (5.21%) C
5 3 (3.13%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.13%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.29%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (7.29%) MCSA
2 7 (7.29%) MCSE
3 2 (2.08%) A+ Certification
3 2 (2.08%) CCNA
3 2 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.08%) DBS Check
3 2 (2.08%) Degree
3 2 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (2.08%) MCP
4 1 (1.04%) CCA
4 1 (1.04%) CCNP
4 1 (1.04%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.04%) MCITP
4 1 (1.04%) MCTS
4 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.79%) GDPR
2 15 (15.63%) SLA
3 9 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (46.88%) Active Directory
2 16 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (13.54%) Virtual Desktop
4 7 (7.29%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.21%) Firmware
6 3 (3.13%) Docker
7 2 (2.08%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.04%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (21.88%) SCCM
2 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (3.13%) Kubernetes
3 3 (3.13%) Terraform
4 1 (1.04%) Ansible
4 1 (1.04%) CloudHub
4 1 (1.04%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.04%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 62 (64.58%) Microsoft
2 24 (25.00%) VMware
3 16 (16.67%) Citrix
4 9 (9.38%) Forcepoint
5 7 (7.29%) Cisco
6 5 (5.21%) Altera
6 5 (5.21%) Meraki
6 5 (5.21%) Perforce
6 5 (5.21%) Xilinx
7 4 (4.17%) Oracle
8 3 (3.13%) Juniper
8 3 (3.13%) SAP
9 2 (2.08%) EMC
9 2 (2.08%) Google
9 2 (2.08%) Sophos
9 2 (2.08%) Telerik
9 2 (2.08%) Veeam
10 1 (1.04%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.04%) Imperva
10 1 (1.04%) Splunk