The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bicester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 24.39% 25.00% 7.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 53.85% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 2
Average salary £50,750 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.16% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Bicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 24.39% 46.43% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 4
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
Oxfordshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bicester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 15 (55.56%) .NET
1 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET
1 15 (55.56%) Web Services
1 15 (55.56%) HTTP
1 15 (55.56%) MVC
1 15 (55.56%) JSON
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
1 15 (55.56%) Heroku
1 15 (55.56%) REST
2 14 (51.85%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) C#
3 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 12 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
7 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
7 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
8 6 (22.22%) C
8 6 (22.22%) HTML
8 6 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
9 5 (18.52%) Product Management
9 5 (18.52%) Backbone.js
9 5 (18.52%) Ember.js
9 5 (18.52%) Degree
9 5 (18.52%) Telematics
9 5 (18.52%) Physics
9 5 (18.52%) ZigBee

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 3 (11.11%) Node.js
2 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (18.52%) AutoCAD
2 5 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (18.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (55.56%) Heroku
2 12 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) HTTP
2 5 (18.52%) ZigBee
2 5 (18.52%) Bluetooth
2 5 (18.52%) GPRS
2 5 (18.52%) GSM
2 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
2 5 (18.52%) Ethernet
2 5 (18.52%) 3G
3 2 (7.41%) SAN
4 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) VoIP
4 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (18.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
1 12 (44.44%) Senior Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
2 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Electronics Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Design Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) IT Support
6 2 (7.41%) IT Technician
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) .NET
1 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET
1 15 (55.56%) Web Services
1 15 (55.56%) JSON
1 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
1 15 (55.56%) REST
2 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (22.22%) HTML
4 5 (18.52%) Backbone.js
4 5 (18.52%) Ember.js
4 5 (18.52%) jQuery
4 5 (18.52%) CSS
5 1 (3.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Telematics
1 5 (18.52%) Physics
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.11%) Tandem
4 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
2 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) MVC
2 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
3 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
4 6 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (18.52%) Product Management
5 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (18.52%) TDD
6 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.11%) Workflow
6 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.11%) Analytics
7 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.70%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 14 (51.85%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) C#
4 6 (22.22%) C
5 5 (18.52%) Perl
5 5 (18.52%) Embedded C
5 5 (18.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.70%) JSP 440
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) XenApp
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) EMC
3 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (7.41%) Symantec
4 2 (7.41%) Capita
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