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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 27 43 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 21.95% 26.88% 37.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.25% 89.58% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 25
Average salary £28,000 £33,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £36,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
48 48 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 39.02% 30.00% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 48 32 25
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £32,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 August 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 29 (50.88%) Linux
2 20 (35.09%) Active Directory
2 20 (35.09%) VMware
3 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
3 17 (29.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (28.07%) ITIL
4 16 (28.07%) SQL
5 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
5 15 (26.32%) Firewall
6 13 (22.81%) Cisco
6 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (22.81%) PowerShell
7 12 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (21.05%) IIS
8 11 (19.30%) DNS
8 11 (19.30%) SLA
8 11 (19.30%) Nagios
8 11 (19.30%) Hyper-V
8 11 (19.30%) Degree
8 11 (19.30%) Data Centre
9 10 (17.54%) DHCP
10 9 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (15.79%) Juniper
10 9 (15.79%) Windows 7
11 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
11 8 (14.04%) Load Balancing
11 8 (14.04%) Project Management
11 8 (14.04%) Oracle

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (21.05%) IIS
2 6 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.77%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Office
2 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.77%) Office 365
4 3 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.32%) Firewall
2 11 (19.30%) DNS
3 10 (17.54%) DHCP
4 7 (12.28%) WAN
4 7 (12.28%) SAN
4 7 (12.28%) Internet
5 6 (10.53%) Network Security
6 3 (5.26%) Wireless
6 3 (5.26%) SSL
6 3 (5.26%) SMTP
6 3 (5.26%) LAN
6 3 (5.26%) VoIP
6 3 (5.26%) FTP
6 3 (5.26%) HTTP
7 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.75%) WLAN
8 1 (1.75%) Intranet
8 1 (1.75%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (8.77%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (5.26%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Billing
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Analyst
2 14 (24.56%) Support Engineer
3 13 (22.81%) Support Analyst
3 13 (22.81%) IT Support
4 11 (19.30%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Architect
6 7 (12.28%) Software Engineer
7 6 (10.53%) Technical Architect
8 5 (8.77%) Network Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) Technical Support
8 5 (8.77%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (8.77%) Team Leader
8 5 (8.77%) Systems Support
8 5 (8.77%) Systems Support Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) Software Support Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) Service Desk Team Leader
9 4 (7.02%) Support Team Leader
9 4 (7.02%) Help Desk Team Lead
9 4 (7.02%) IT Support Engineer
10 3 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Data Centre
2 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.75%) EPoS
5 1 (1.75%) NHS
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.88%) Linux
2 17 (29.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (15.79%) Windows 7
5 6 (10.53%) UNIX
5 6 (10.53%) Mac OS
5 6 (10.53%) Windows 8
5 6 (10.53%) NetWare
6 1 (1.75%) Windows CE
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.75%) Android
6 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) ITIL
2 8 (14.04%) Project Management
2 8 (14.04%) Load Balancing
3 6 (10.53%) Product Management
3 6 (10.53%) Software Deployment
3 6 (10.53%) Change Management
3 6 (10.53%) Business Continuity
3 6 (10.53%) Information Security
4 5 (8.77%) Analytics
5 4 (7.02%) Time Management
5 4 (7.02%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 3 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.51%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.51%) Data Management
7 2 (3.51%) Network Management
7 2 (3.51%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (1.75%) Cyber Security
8 1 (1.75%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) SQL
2 13 (22.81%) PowerShell
3 7 (12.28%) Java
3 7 (12.28%) Perl
4 6 (10.53%) PHP
4 6 (10.53%) C#
5 1 (1.75%) C++
5 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.75%) Python
5 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
2 9 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (12.28%) CCNA
4 4 (7.02%) MCITP
5 3 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.26%) CCNP
6 1 (1.75%) HNC
6 1 (1.75%) HND
6 1 (1.75%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.30%) SLA
2 6 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (35.09%) Active Directory
2 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (19.30%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.77%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.75%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.75%) Firmware
5 1 (1.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (19.30%) Nagios
2 5 (8.77%) Icinga
3 2 (3.51%) Puppet
3 2 (3.51%) WSUS
3 2 (3.51%) SCCM
4 1 (1.75%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.75%) Legato
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) VMware
2 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
3 13 (22.81%) Cisco
4 9 (15.79%) Juniper
5 8 (14.04%) Oracle
6 7 (12.28%) CommVault
7 6 (10.53%) Veeam
8 5 (8.77%) SolarWinds
9 3 (5.26%) Citrix
9 3 (5.26%) Sony
9 3 (5.26%) Fujitsu
10 2 (3.51%) Sophos
11 1 (1.75%) Google
11 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.75%) Symantec
11 1 (1.75%) McAfee
11 1 (1.75%) HP
11 1 (1.75%) Dell
11 1 (1.75%) EMC
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