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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 11 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 26.19% 20.90% 25.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.57% 63.64% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 21
Average salary £45,000 £33,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,700 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -
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 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 33.33% 32.84% 32.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 26
Average salary £42,500 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £60,000
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 27 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Banbury

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
3 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (29.41%) Reverse Engineering
3 5 (29.41%) Coverity
3 5 (29.41%) Static Code Analysis
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
3 5 (29.41%) Citrix
3 5 (29.41%) C
3 5 (29.41%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) C++
3 5 (29.41%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) MS Office
4 4 (23.53%) Perl
4 4 (23.53%) OO
4 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
4 4 (23.53%) Python
4 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
4 4 (23.53%) HP
4 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
4 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
4 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) Cyber Security
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.88%) Lync
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
1 1 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) VoIP
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) SMTP
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Project Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Graduate
3 3 (17.65%) Implementation Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Implementation Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Software Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Implementation Specialist
3 3 (17.65%) Software Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Software Implementation Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) PMI
1 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
1 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) UNIX
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Reverse Engineering
1 5 (29.41%) Static Code Analysis
2 4 (23.53%) Cyber Security
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
2 4 (23.53%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Workflow
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.88%) Network Design
5 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security
5 1 (5.88%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C
1 5 (29.41%) C#
1 5 (29.41%) C++
1 5 (29.41%) Java
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) Python
2 4 (23.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (11.76%) MCSE
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
5 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
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 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Citrix
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 5 (29.41%) Coverity
3 4 (23.53%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) NetApp
4 2 (11.76%) Wind River
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) F5
5 1 (5.88%) Mitel
5 1 (5.88%) Veeam
5 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £29000.00 - £39000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Banbury
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 per annum + Healthcare scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday