The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Banbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 1 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 9 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 16.36% 35.94% 13.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.29% 88.46% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 5
Average salary £34,500 £27,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £52,500 £37,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 Banbury region.

Operating Systems Category
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
14 26 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 25.45% 40.63% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 10
Average salary £34,500 £27,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -27.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

Windows
Salary Trend in Banbury

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

Windows Salary Trend in Banbury

Windows
Salary Histogram in Banbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Banbury region over the 3 months to 8 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Banbury

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs across the Banbury 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 17 (48.57%) VMware
2 15 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (31.43%) SQL
3 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
4 9 (25.71%) MS Office
5 8 (22.86%) PRINCE2
5 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
5 8 (22.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (22.86%) Workflow
6 7 (20.00%) Finance
7 6 (17.14%) Migration
7 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (17.14%) Linux
7 6 (17.14%) Windows XP
7 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
7 6 (17.14%) Citrix
7 6 (17.14%) SAN
7 6 (17.14%) Office 365
7 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
7 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
8 5 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
8 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (14.29%) Sophos
8 5 (14.29%) CAD
8 5 (14.29%) C#
8 5 (14.29%) C++
8 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
8 5 (14.29%) Windows 7

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs across the Banbury 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 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Office 365
2 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) SaaS
3 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) SAN
2 2 (5.71%) Internet
2 2 (5.71%) DHCP
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) LAN
3 1 (2.86%) VoIP
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
3 1 (2.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.71%) CouchDB
2 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Subversion
2 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Project Manager
2 8 (22.86%) Implementation Specialist
3 6 (17.14%) Implementation Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Implementation Project Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Software Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Software Implementation Project Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Software Project Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Junior
4 5 (14.29%) Support Technician
4 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Technician
5 4 (11.43%) Junior Project Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Server Support
6 3 (8.57%) Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
1 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.71%) jQuery
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
1 6 (17.14%) Windows XP
1 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (8.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) PRINCE2
1 8 (22.86%) Workflow
2 6 (17.14%) Migration
3 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.29%) CAD
3 5 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
3 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.57%) OO
6 2 (5.71%) OOD
6 2 (5.71%) UML
6 2 (5.71%) MVC
6 2 (5.71%) Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (5.71%) TDD
6 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.71%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) C#
2 5 (14.29%) C++
3 4 (11.43%) Python
4 3 (8.57%) Java
4 3 (8.57%) C
5 2 (5.71%) PHP
5 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.71%) Ruby
6 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.71%) MCITP
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Nessus
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) VMware
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.14%) Citrix
4 5 (14.29%) Sophos
5 4 (11.43%) NetApp
5 4 (11.43%) HP
6 3 (8.57%) Juniper
7 2 (5.71%) Sun
7 2 (5.71%) Cisco
7 2 (5.71%) IBM
7 2 (5.71%) Coverity
8 1 (2.86%) Mitel
8 1 (2.86%) Google
8 1 (2.86%) Intel