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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 90 34 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 50.28% 26.15% 18.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 87.38% 80.95% 63.16%
Number of salaries quoted 46 20 12
Average salary £40,250 £43,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.39% +56.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
103 42 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 57.54% 32.31% 29.23%
Number of salaries quoted 51 28 19
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £45,000 £50,000
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 12 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 68 (45.64%) Microsoft
1 68 (45.64%) Sophos
2 55 (36.91%) Windows Server
3 52 (34.90%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (32.21%) C#
5 45 (30.20%) SQL Server
5 45 (30.20%) Active Directory
6 41 (27.52%) MS Office
7 35 (23.49%) Java
8 33 (22.15%) Firewall
9 32 (21.48%) Python
10 31 (20.81%) C++
10 31 (20.81%) Linux
11 30 (20.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 27 (18.12%) Software Engineering
13 26 (17.45%) QA
14 25 (16.78%) Pair Programming
14 25 (16.78%) Windows 7
15 24 (16.11%) Continuous Improvement
16 23 (15.44%) PowerShell
17 22 (14.77%) .NET
17 22 (14.77%) Windows Server 2008
18 20 (13.42%) VMware
18 20 (13.42%) Product Management
18 20 (13.42%) Test Automation
19 19 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
19 19 (12.75%) SAN
19 19 (12.75%) Data Protection
20 18 (12.08%) Mentoring
20 18 (12.08%) Hyper-V

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 14 (9.40%) Exchange Server 2013
2 11 (7.38%) SharePoint
3 10 (6.71%) IIS
4 6 (4.03%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.68%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.34%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 41 (27.52%) MS Office
2 17 (11.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.08%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (10.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (22.15%) Firewall
2 19 (12.75%) SAN
3 16 (10.74%) Internet
4 14 (9.40%) Network Security
5 11 (7.38%) DNS
5 11 (7.38%) VPN
6 9 (6.04%) iSCSI
7 7 (4.70%) TCP/IP
8 5 (3.36%) DHCP
8 5 (3.36%) LAN
8 5 (3.36%) WAN
9 4 (2.68%) WLAN
10 2 (1.34%) BGP
10 2 (1.34%) EIGRP
10 2 (1.34%) FTP
10 2 (1.34%) HTTP
10 2 (1.34%) SMTP
10 2 (1.34%) SSL
10 2 (1.34%) VoIP
10 2 (1.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (30.20%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.05%) Data Mining
3 7 (4.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (4.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.36%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (5.37%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.03%) Selenium
3 6 (4.03%) WinDbg
4 5 (3.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (3.36%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.36%) Mercurial
4 5 (3.36%) Moq
4 5 (3.36%) MSTest
4 5 (3.36%) NUnit
4 5 (3.36%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (2.68%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (2.01%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (8.72%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (3.36%) Finance
3 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.67%) Marketing
3 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (15.44%) Software Engineer
2 22 (14.77%) Support Engineer
3 14 (9.40%) Analyst
3 14 (9.40%) IT Support
4 13 (8.72%) Administrator
4 13 (8.72%) C++ Software Engineer
4 13 (8.72%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (8.05%) C# Software Engineer
6 11 (7.38%) Graduate
6 11 (7.38%) Technical Support
7 10 (6.71%) Architect
7 10 (6.71%) Developer
7 10 (6.71%) Support Analyst
8 9 (6.04%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 9 (6.04%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (6.04%) IT Engineer
8 9 (6.04%) Software Support Engineer
8 9 (6.04%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (5.37%) Java Engineer
9 8 (5.37%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.77%) .NET
2 12 (8.05%) HTML
3 8 (5.37%) ASP.NET
3 8 (5.37%) CSS
4 7 (4.70%) .NET Framework
4 7 (4.70%) Entity Framework
4 7 (4.70%) HTML5
4 7 (4.70%) jQuery
4 7 (4.70%) Web Services
5 5 (3.36%) Castle Windsor
5 5 (3.36%) Ninject
5 5 (3.36%) Spring.NET
5 5 (3.36%) Unity DI Container
5 5 (3.36%) WinForms
5 5 (3.36%) WPF
6 2 (1.34%) Flash
6 2 (1.34%) Velocity
7 1 (0.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.40%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.38%) Data Centre
4 9 (6.04%) Clustering
4 9 (6.04%) EqualLogic
4 9 (6.04%) Management Information System
5 8 (5.37%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.36%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (3.36%) Social Network
7 4 (2.68%) Blog
8 3 (2.01%) Driving Licence
8 3 (2.01%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.67%) Biotechnology
10 1 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 55 (36.91%) Windows Server
2 31 (20.81%) Linux
3 30 (20.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (16.78%) Windows 7
5 22 (14.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (11.41%) Windows 8
7 12 (8.05%) Unix
8 9 (6.04%) Windows XP
9 8 (5.37%) Mac OS
9 8 (5.37%) NetWare
10 7 (4.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (4.70%) Windows Vista
11 3 (2.01%) CentOS
11 3 (2.01%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.01%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.34%) AIX
12 2 (1.34%) HPUX
12 2 (1.34%) Solaris
12 2 (1.34%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (34.90%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (18.12%) Software Engineering
3 25 (16.78%) Pair Programming
4 24 (16.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 20 (13.42%) Product Management
5 20 (13.42%) Test Automation
6 19 (12.75%) Data Protection
7 18 (12.08%) Mentoring
8 17 (11.41%) ITIL
9 16 (10.74%) Project Management
10 15 (10.07%) Information Security
11 14 (9.40%) Load Balancing
11 14 (9.40%) Scrum
12 13 (8.72%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (7.38%) Coaching
13 11 (7.38%) Regression Testing
14 10 (6.71%) Root Cause Analysis
14 10 (6.71%) Service Delivery
15 9 (6.04%) Line Management
15 9 (6.04%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (32.21%) C#
2 35 (23.49%) Java
3 32 (21.48%) Python
4 31 (20.81%) C++
5 23 (15.44%) PowerShell
6 16 (10.74%) Perl
6 16 (10.74%) SQL
7 7 (4.70%) PHP
8 4 (2.68%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.34%) C
10 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 13 (8.72%) Degree
2 8 (5.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.03%) CCNA
3 6 (4.03%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.36%) MCSE
5 2 (1.34%) CCIE
5 2 (1.34%) CCNP
5 2 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.34%) MCITP
6 1 (0.67%) CISSP
6 1 (0.67%) MCP
6 1 (0.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (17.45%) QA
2 5 (3.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (3.36%) SLA
3 4 (2.68%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (30.20%) Active Directory
2 18 (12.08%) Hyper-V
3 17 (11.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.68%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.01%) Docker
5 3 (2.01%) Terminal Server
5 3 (2.01%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (7.38%) Nagios
2 10 (6.71%) WSUS
3 6 (4.03%) SCCM
4 4 (2.68%) Icinga
5 3 (2.01%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (2.01%) Legato
5 3 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.01%) Puppet
6 2 (1.34%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 68 (45.64%) Microsoft
1 68 (45.64%) Sophos
2 20 (13.42%) VMware
3 14 (9.40%) Cisco
4 12 (8.05%) CommVault
4 12 (8.05%) Dell
5 10 (6.71%) Avaya
6 9 (6.04%) Fortinet
7 8 (5.37%) CheckPoint
7 8 (5.37%) Oracle
8 7 (4.70%) Juniper
8 7 (4.70%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (4.70%) SolarWinds
8 7 (4.70%) Veeam
9 5 (3.36%) Atlassian
9 5 (3.36%) Cadence
9 5 (3.36%) Facebook
9 5 (3.36%) Twitter
10 4 (2.68%) Citrix
11 3 (2.01%) EMC
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum plus 5% bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Rockfield
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum including pension, profit share
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £25-28k DoE
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 19 days ago