The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 33 32 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 28.45% 20.51% 31.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 86.84% 82.05% 87.04%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 47
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +4.28%
Windows
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Operating Systems Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
38 39 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 32.76% 25.00% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 38 54
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Windows
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Abingdon region.

Windows Salary Trend in Abingdon

Windows
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 40 (57.14%) Linux
2 39 (55.71%) VMware
3 33 (47.14%) Firewall
4 31 (44.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (41.43%) Cisco
7 25 (35.71%) WAN
8 24 (34.29%) SAN
9 23 (32.86%) Juniper
9 23 (32.86%) Amazon AWS
10 22 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 21 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 21 (30.00%) Load Balancing
12 19 (27.14%) Microsoft Azure
12 19 (27.14%) Project Management
13 18 (25.71%) CommVault
13 18 (25.71%) Veeam
13 18 (25.71%) Network Security
13 18 (25.71%) Technical Architecture
14 17 (24.29%) Internet
14 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
15 16 (22.86%) Active Directory
15 16 (22.86%) Hyper-V
16 15 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
17 14 (20.00%) Public Cloud
18 13 (18.57%) Cisco Certification
19 12 (17.14%) SMTP
19 12 (17.14%) Windows 7
20 11 (15.71%) Dell
20 11 (15.71%) ITIL

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.71%) SharePoint
2 10 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 7 (10.00%) IIS
3 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (8.57%) Tomcat
5 5 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (5.71%) IBM Notes
6 4 (5.71%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Office
1 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Retail-J
1 4 (5.71%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 23 (32.86%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (27.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (47.14%) Firewall
2 25 (35.71%) WAN
3 24 (34.29%) SAN
4 18 (25.71%) Network Security
5 17 (24.29%) Internet
6 12 (17.14%) SMTP
7 9 (12.86%) IP Telephony
8 8 (11.43%) DHCP
8 8 (11.43%) DNS
9 5 (7.14%) LAN
9 5 (7.14%) FTP
9 5 (7.14%) OSPF
9 5 (7.14%) BGP
10 4 (5.71%) VPN
10 4 (5.71%) Structured Cabling
11 3 (4.29%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
12 2 (2.86%) HTTP
13 1 (1.43%) SSL
13 1 (1.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) Big Data
3 1 (1.43%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (12.86%) Retail
2 5 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (5.71%) French Language
3 4 (5.71%) German Language
4 1 (1.43%) Avionics
4 1 (1.43%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.43%) Military
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (20.00%) Analyst
2 13 (18.57%) Support Analyst
3 10 (14.29%) Architect
4 9 (12.86%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (12.86%) Support Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) Applications Support
5 8 (11.43%) Technical Architect
5 8 (11.43%) Systems Architect
5 8 (11.43%) IT Support
6 7 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 7 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
6 7 (10.00%) Administrator
6 7 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (7.14%) Consultant
7 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) Web Services
2 1 (1.43%) Cocoa
2 1 (1.43%) WinForms
2 1 (1.43%) Ajax
2 1 (1.43%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (1.43%) HTML
2 1 (1.43%) .NET
2 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.43%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.57%) EqualLogic
3 5 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (7.14%) EPoS
4 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.43%) Physics
4 1 (1.43%) Chemistry
4 1 (1.43%) Biotechnology
4 1 (1.43%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 40 (57.14%) Linux
2 31 (44.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 30 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (17.14%) Windows 7
5 9 (12.86%) UNIX
6 5 (7.14%) Ubuntu
7 4 (5.71%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.71%) NetWare
7 4 (5.71%) CentOS
7 4 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.71%) Mac OS
8 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.86%) Android
9 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.43%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.00%) Load Balancing
2 19 (27.14%) Project Management
3 18 (25.71%) Technical Architecture
4 15 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (15.71%) ITIL
6 10 (14.29%) Network Design
7 9 (12.86%) Problem Management
8 5 (7.14%) Data Management
8 5 (7.14%) Migration
8 5 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.71%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.71%) Cash Management
9 4 (5.71%) Web Development
9 4 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.71%) Analytics
10 2 (2.86%) Change Management
11 1 (1.43%) Mobile Device Management
11 1 (1.43%) Cyber Security
11 1 (1.43%) Service Desk Management
11 1 (1.43%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.29%) Java
2 9 (12.86%) SQL
2 9 (12.86%) PowerShell
3 8 (11.43%) Bash Shell
3 8 (11.43%) Perl
4 4 (5.71%) VB
4 4 (5.71%) Python
5 2 (2.86%) C#
6 1 (1.43%) C++
6 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.43%) Fortran
6 1 (1.43%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (18.57%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (11.43%) CCNA
3 6 (8.57%) CCNP
4 5 (7.14%) Degree
5 4 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.86%) MCITP
8 1 (1.43%) MCSE
8 1 (1.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (12.86%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (22.86%) Hyper-V
2 16 (22.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.43%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) Nagios
1 6 (8.57%) Icinga
2 5 (7.14%) Legato
2 5 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (5.71%) Cacti
3 4 (5.71%) Puppet
4 3 (4.29%) WSUS
5 1 (1.43%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 39 (55.71%) VMware
2 29 (41.43%) Cisco
3 23 (32.86%) Juniper
4 18 (25.71%) CommVault
4 18 (25.71%) Veeam
5 11 (15.71%) Dell
6 8 (11.43%) Oracle
6 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
7 6 (8.57%) Avaya
8 5 (7.14%) SolarWinds
9 4 (5.71%) IBM
9 4 (5.71%) JDA
9 4 (5.71%) Lotus
9 4 (5.71%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.43%) McAfee
10 1 (1.43%) Sophos
10 1 (1.43%) Citrix
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