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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 35 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 27.34% 22.58% 24.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 79.55% 58.33% 71.05%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 27
Average salary £43,000 £27,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.36% -9.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,750 £22,686
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £39,850 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
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
44 24 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 34.38% 38.71% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 38
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £22,686
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
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 30 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 44 (59.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 40 (54.05%) VMware
3 36 (48.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (45.95%) SAN
5 25 (33.78%) Linux
5 25 (33.78%) Firewall
5 25 (33.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (29.73%) Veeam
6 22 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
6 22 (29.73%) Juniper
7 18 (24.32%) MS Excel
8 17 (22.97%) SQL Server
8 17 (22.97%) Citrix
8 17 (22.97%) DNS
8 17 (22.97%) Hyper-V
9 16 (21.62%) Java
10 15 (20.27%) ITIL
10 15 (20.27%) Active Directory
10 15 (20.27%) DHCP
10 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (20.27%) Wireless
10 15 (20.27%) Windows 7
11 14 (18.92%) Apple
11 14 (18.92%) Cisco
12 13 (17.57%) Dell
12 13 (17.57%) MCSE
12 13 (17.57%) Project Management
13 12 (16.22%) MCSA
13 12 (16.22%) EMC
13 12 (16.22%) HP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 10 (13.51%) Tomcat
1 10 (13.51%) SharePoint
2 9 (12.16%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (10.81%) MS Exchange
4 7 (9.46%) IIS
5 5 (6.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (5.41%) IBM Notes
6 4 (5.41%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.70%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (24.32%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.46%) MS Office
3 2 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle Cash Management
1 4 (5.41%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 22 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.70%) SaaS
3 2 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (45.95%) SAN
2 25 (33.78%) Firewall
3 17 (22.97%) DNS
4 15 (20.27%) DHCP
4 15 (20.27%) Wireless
5 10 (13.51%) WAN
5 10 (13.51%) SMTP
5 10 (13.51%) Network Security
6 9 (12.16%) IP Telephony
7 8 (10.81%) Internet
8 7 (9.46%) TCP/IP
9 6 (8.11%) VPN
10 5 (6.76%) OSPF
10 5 (6.76%) BGP
11 4 (5.41%) Structured Cabling
12 3 (4.05%) FTP
12 3 (4.05%) LAN
12 3 (4.05%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (4.05%) iSCSI
13 2 (2.70%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.97%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.46%) Big Data
3 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.35%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (14.86%) Retail
2 7 (9.46%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (5.41%) French Language
3 4 (5.41%) German Language
4 3 (4.05%) Finance
5 1 (1.35%) Military
5 1 (1.35%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 17 (22.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (21.62%) Support Engineer
2 16 (21.62%) Analyst
3 15 (20.27%) Support Analyst
4 12 (16.22%) Administrator
4 12 (16.22%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 11 (14.86%) Applications Support
5 11 (14.86%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (12.16%) Technical Support
7 8 (10.81%) Applications Support Analyst
7 8 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (9.46%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 7 (9.46%) Windows Administrator
9 5 (6.76%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (6.76%) Consultant
9 5 (6.76%) Support Manager
9 5 (6.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) Development Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) Senior Development Engineer
10 4 (5.41%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) Web Services
2 1 (1.35%) HTML
2 1 (1.35%) .NET
2 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.35%) CSS
2 1 (1.35%) Cocoa
2 1 (1.35%) WinForms
2 1 (1.35%) Ajax
2 1 (1.35%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) EqualLogic
2 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.41%) EPoS
3 3 (4.05%) Biotechnology
3 3 (4.05%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.70%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (2.70%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.70%) Physics
4 2 (2.70%) Chemistry
4 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (59.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 36 (48.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (33.78%) Linux
4 15 (20.27%) Windows 7
5 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.76%) UNIX
6 5 (6.76%) Ubuntu
7 4 (5.41%) Android
8 2 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.27%) ITIL
2 13 (17.57%) Project Management
3 11 (14.86%) Mentoring
4 10 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (13.51%) Problem Management
4 10 (13.51%) Network Design
4 10 (13.51%) Technical Architecture
4 10 (13.51%) Load Balancing
5 9 (12.16%) Analytics
6 8 (10.81%) E-Commerce
6 8 (10.81%) Cash Management
6 8 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (6.76%) Migration
8 4 (5.41%) Line Management
8 4 (5.41%) Numerical Analysis
8 4 (5.41%) Web Development
8 4 (5.41%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.70%) Parallel Programming
10 2 (2.70%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.62%) Java
2 6 (8.11%) SQL
3 4 (5.41%) VB
3 4 (5.41%) C#
3 4 (5.41%) C++
3 4 (5.41%) Python
4 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.70%) Fortran
6 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (17.57%) MCSE
3 12 (16.22%) MCSA
3 12 (16.22%) MCTS
3 12 (16.22%) MCITP
4 8 (10.81%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.70%) PhD
5 2 (2.70%) CCNP
5 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (33.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (22.97%) Hyper-V
3 15 (20.27%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) Backup Exec
1 6 (8.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (6.76%) Legato
2 5 (6.76%) Nagios
2 5 (6.76%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (6.76%) Icinga
3 4 (5.41%) Cacti
4 3 (4.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (54.05%) VMware
2 22 (29.73%) Veeam
2 22 (29.73%) Juniper
3 17 (22.97%) Citrix
4 14 (18.92%) Apple
4 14 (18.92%) Cisco
5 13 (17.57%) Dell
6 12 (16.22%) EMC
6 12 (16.22%) HP
6 12 (16.22%) Meru Networks
7 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
8 10 (13.51%) CommVault
9 8 (10.81%) Avaya
10 7 (9.46%) Oracle
11 6 (8.11%) Symantec
12 5 (6.76%) SolarWinds
13 4 (5.41%) CheckPoint
13 4 (5.41%) JDA
13 4 (5.41%) Lotus
13 4 (5.41%) IBM
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