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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 37 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 24.67% 28.95% 29.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 86.05% 100.00% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 28
Average salary £33,000 £25,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £20,000 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £32,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
43 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 28.67% 28.95% 38.30%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 36
Average salary £33,000 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 16 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 67 (69.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 63 (65.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 56 (58.33%) SAN
4 55 (57.29%) MS Excel
4 55 (57.29%) VMware
5 54 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 53 (55.21%) Wireless
6 53 (55.21%) DNS
7 52 (54.17%) Citrix
7 52 (54.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 52 (54.17%) MCSE
8 51 (53.13%) DHCP
8 51 (53.13%) MCITP
9 50 (52.08%) MCTS
9 50 (52.08%) Veeam
9 50 (52.08%) Meru Networks
9 50 (52.08%) HP
9 50 (52.08%) EMC
9 50 (52.08%) Juniper
9 50 (52.08%) Apple
9 50 (52.08%) MCSA
10 48 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 38 (39.58%) Mentoring
12 36 (37.50%) Symantec
12 36 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
12 36 (37.50%) Backup Exec
13 32 (33.33%) SQL Server
14 22 (22.92%) .NET
15 21 (21.88%) SQL
16 16 (16.67%) ASP.NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 8 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.25%) IIS
3 5 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (3.13%) Drupal
4 3 (3.13%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 55 (57.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.17%) MS Office
3 2 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 54 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 56 (58.33%) SAN
2 53 (55.21%) Wireless
2 53 (55.21%) DNS
3 51 (53.13%) DHCP
4 12 (12.50%) Internet
5 11 (11.46%) Firewall
6 7 (7.29%) VPN
7 5 (5.21%) LAN
8 4 (4.17%) TCP/IP
8 4 (4.17%) WAN
8 4 (4.17%) Network Security
8 4 (4.17%) iSCSI
9 3 (3.13%) SNMP
10 2 (2.08%) GPRS
10 2 (2.08%) WLAN
10 2 (2.08%) HTTP
11 1 (1.04%) VoIP
11 1 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (3.13%) Big Data
3 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.13%) MySQL
3 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.08%) NUnit
2 2 (2.08%) MSTest
2 2 (2.08%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (2.08%) Moq
3 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (6.25%) Retail
2 4 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.08%) Finance
3 2 (2.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 40 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 26 (27.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (23.96%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 22 (22.92%) Analyst
5 16 (16.67%) Developer
5 16 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 16 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 13 (13.54%) Senior Analyst
6 13 (13.54%) Service Desk Analyst
6 13 (13.54%) Service Analyst
7 10 (10.42%) .NET Developer
8 9 (9.38%) IT Support
8 9 (9.38%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (7.29%) Customer Support Engineer
9 7 (7.29%) Customer Engineer
10 5 (5.21%) Support Analyst
11 4 (4.17%) Technical Support
11 4 (4.17%) IT Manager
11 4 (4.17%) Software Developer
11 4 (4.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.92%) .NET
2 16 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 11 (11.46%) HTML
4 10 (10.42%) .NET Framework
5 8 (8.33%) HTML5
6 5 (5.21%) WCF
6 5 (5.21%) WPF
6 5 (5.21%) Silverlight
7 3 (3.13%) XML
7 3 (3.13%) XML Schema
8 2 (2.08%) WinForms
8 2 (2.08%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.08%) Spring.NET
8 2 (2.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (2.08%) Castle Windsor
8 2 (2.08%) Ninject
8 2 (2.08%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (1.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.17%) EqualLogic
4 4 (4.17%) Biotechnology
5 3 (3.13%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.13%) Open Source
6 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.08%) Tandem
6 2 (2.08%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.04%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 67 (69.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 63 (65.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (10.42%) Linux
4 8 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.21%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.13%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.13%) UNIX
6 3 (3.13%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.08%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (39.58%) Mentoring
2 16 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (8.33%) TDD
3 8 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 7 (7.29%) Software Engineering
5 5 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (5.21%) ITIL
5 5 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (4.17%) Project Management
6 4 (4.17%) MVC
6 4 (4.17%) People Management
6 4 (4.17%) Data Privacy
7 3 (3.13%) Problem Management
7 3 (3.13%) Performance Testing
7 3 (3.13%) Cash Management
7 3 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (3.13%) Analytics
7 3 (3.13%) E-Commerce
7 3 (3.13%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.88%) SQL
2 8 (8.33%) C#
2 8 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 8 (8.33%) VB.NET
2 8 (8.33%) Apex Code
3 6 (6.25%) C++
4 5 (5.21%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.17%) Java
5 4 (4.17%) C
6 3 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.13%) Perl
6 3 (3.13%) PHP
6 3 (3.13%) Python
7 1 (1.04%) VC++
Qualifications
1 52 (54.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 52 (54.17%) MCSE
2 51 (53.13%) MCITP
3 50 (52.08%) MCTS
3 50 (52.08%) MCSA
4 7 (7.29%) Degree
5 3 (3.13%) CISSP
6 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (7.29%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 36 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 36 (37.50%) Backup Exec
2 4 (4.17%) WSUS
3 3 (3.13%) Puppet
3 3 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 55 (57.29%) VMware
2 52 (54.17%) Citrix
3 50 (52.08%) Veeam
3 50 (52.08%) Meru Networks
3 50 (52.08%) HP
3 50 (52.08%) EMC
3 50 (52.08%) Juniper
3 50 (52.08%) Apple
4 36 (37.50%) Symantec
5 12 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 8 (8.33%) Sage
6 8 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (4.17%) Dell
7 4 (4.17%) Avaya
8 2 (2.08%) BMC
9 1 (1.04%) Cisco
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