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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 13 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 26.00% 34.78% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.09% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 0
Average salary £45,000 £26,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Bicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 44.00% 34.78% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 2
Average salary £45,000 £26,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.07% -13.33%
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
Salary Histogram in Bicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Bicester region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bicester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bicester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (43.75%) JSON
2 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (43.75%) REST
2 7 (43.75%) Heroku
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
2 7 (43.75%) Web Services
2 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (43.75%) HTTP
2 7 (43.75%) MVC
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
4 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) Workflow
6 3 (18.75%) Tandem
6 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) Citrix
6 3 (18.75%) SAN
6 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
6 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bicester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (18.75%) Node.js
2 2 (12.50%) WordPress
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (43.75%) Heroku
3 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (18.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) HTTP
2 3 (18.75%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
3 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
1 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
1 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Architect
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Architect
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) JSON
1 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (43.75%) REST
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
1 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
1 7 (43.75%) Web Services
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) Backbone.js
4 2 (12.50%) Ember.js
4 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) Tandem
3 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) MVC
2 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
3 3 (18.75%) Workflow
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) Analytics
3 3 (18.75%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (12.50%) Content Management
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.25%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) Symantec
4 2 (12.50%) Capita
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