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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 3 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 6 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 19.35% 19.51% 17.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 51.61% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 15
Average salary £26,000 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £33,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £60,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
9 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 29.03% 37.80% 26.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 23
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Banbury

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 9 (52.94%) MS Office
2 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
4 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 6 (35.29%) Workflow
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
5 5 (29.41%) Time Management
5 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
6 4 (23.53%) C
6 4 (23.53%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) C++
6 4 (23.53%) Java
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) .NET
6 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
6 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
6 4 (23.53%) HP
6 4 (23.53%) Citrix
6 4 (23.53%) VMware
6 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
6 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (23.53%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (23.53%) Coverity
6 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 4 (23.53%) Static Code Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
7 3 (17.65%) Perl
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL
7 3 (17.65%) UNIX

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) MS Office
2 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
1 1 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) SMTP
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Graduate
4 3 (17.65%) Applications Support
4 3 (17.65%) Implementation Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) IT Support
5 2 (11.76%) Security Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Junior
6 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
6 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Implementation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) PMI
1 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
1 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
3 3 (17.65%) UNIX
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
2 6 (35.29%) Workflow
3 5 (29.41%) Time Management
4 4 (23.53%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) Static Code Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Cyber Security
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) OO
6 2 (11.76%) ERP
6 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.88%) Migration
7 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
7 1 (5.88%) Information Security
7 1 (5.88%) Data Management
7 1 (5.88%) Network Design
7 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C
1 4 (23.53%) C#
1 4 (23.53%) C++
1 4 (23.53%) Java
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Python
2 3 (17.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) MCSE
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) XenApp
3 2 (11.76%) XenServer
3 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
3 2 (11.76%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nessus
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) HP
2 4 (23.53%) Citrix
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Coverity
3 2 (11.76%) Wind River
4 1 (5.88%) F5
4 1 (5.88%) Veeam
4 1 (5.88%) NetApp
4 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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Posted: 10 days ago