The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 9 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 37.50% 24.39% 25.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 7
Average salary £47,500 £50,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.40% +69.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,500 £33,400
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 Bicester region.

Operating Systems Category
Bicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 37.50% 24.39% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 11
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

Windows
Salary Trend in Bicester

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

Windows Salary Trend in Bicester

Windows
Salary Histogram in Bicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Bicester region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bicester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bicester

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bicester 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 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) IIS
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Network Security
5 3 (27.27%) vSphere
6 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
6 2 (18.18%) Veeam
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
6 2 (18.18%) VPN
6 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
6 2 (18.18%) Change Management
6 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) MCSA
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
7 1 (9.09%) Internet
7 1 (9.09%) Symantec

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bicester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bicester 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 4 (36.36%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
1 1 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
1 3 (27.27%) Network Security
2 2 (18.18%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) NAS
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Network Support
5 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
5 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Change Management
1 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Release Management
2 1 (9.09%) People Management
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) MCSA
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Veeam
3 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
4 1 (9.09%) Google
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec
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