The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 12 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 93 113 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 13.94% 16.38% 19.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.54% 48.29% 66.37%
Number of salaries quoted 83 88 144
Median salary £36,000 £41,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.25% -3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,661
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
177 234 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 26.54% 33.91% 30.09%
Number of salaries quoted 164 192 198
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Windows
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Windows Salary Trend in Oxford

Windows
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Oxford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Windows.

1 91 (54.49%) Microsoft
2 68 (40.72%) Windows Server
3 58 (34.73%) Active Directory
4 47 (28.14%) SQL Server
5 44 (26.35%) Office 365
6 37 (22.16%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (19.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (18.56%) Hyper-V
9 30 (17.96%) Skype for Business
9 30 (17.96%) ISTQB
10 29 (17.37%) Microsoft Azure
11 28 (16.77%) MS Excel
12 26 (15.57%) ISEB
12 26 (15.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 25 (14.97%) Firewall
13 25 (14.97%) VMware
14 24 (14.37%) SQL
14 24 (14.37%) Linux
15 23 (13.77%) Amazon AWS
15 23 (13.77%) Degree
16 22 (13.17%) Team Foundation Server
16 22 (13.17%) System Testing
16 22 (13.17%) Gherkin
17 21 (12.57%) C#
18 20 (11.98%) SCCM
19 19 (11.38%) Cisco
19 19 (11.38%) Wireless
20 18 (10.78%) VMware Infrastructure
21 17 (10.18%) Functional Testing
22 16 (9.58%) VPN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (17.96%) Skype for Business
2 9 (5.39%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.19%) CMS
4 5 (2.99%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.40%) IIS
6 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (16.77%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 44 (26.35%) Office 365
2 29 (17.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (13.77%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.59%) IaaS
5 4 (2.40%) Dropbox
6 3 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.80%) SaaS
7 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.60%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.97%) Firewall
2 19 (11.38%) Wireless
3 16 (9.58%) Skype
3 16 (9.58%) VPN
4 15 (8.98%) Cisco IOS
4 15 (8.98%) DNS
5 14 (8.38%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (8.38%) Cisco ISE
5 14 (8.38%) Cisco Wireless
5 14 (8.38%) DHCP
5 14 (8.38%) TCP/IP
5 14 (8.38%) WAAS
6 12 (7.19%) PBX
6 12 (7.19%) PSTN
7 8 (4.79%) Network Security
8 7 (4.19%) Internet
9 6 (3.59%) LDAP
10 5 (2.99%) Kerberos
11 4 (2.40%) SAN
12 3 (1.80%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (28.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.99%) MySQL
3 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (13.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (7.19%) JIRA
3 11 (6.59%) Selenium
4 8 (4.79%) HP UFT
4 8 (4.79%) Zephyr
5 4 (2.40%) Ranorex
5 4 (2.40%) TestComplete
6 2 (1.20%) Metasploit
6 2 (1.20%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.60%) Subversion
7 1 (0.60%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 9 (5.39%) Marketing
2 8 (4.79%) Finance
2 8 (4.79%) Publishing
3 5 (2.99%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.40%) Games
4 4 (2.40%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.40%) Multimedia
4 4 (2.40%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.20%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.20%) Automotive
5 2 (1.20%) Banking
5 2 (1.20%) Local Government
5 2 (1.20%) Retail
6 1 (0.60%) Back Office
6 1 (0.60%) Electronics
6 1 (0.60%) Military
Job Titles
1 46 (27.54%) Analyst
2 24 (14.37%) IT Support
2 24 (14.37%) Tester
3 23 (13.77%) IT Analyst
4 17 (10.18%) Senior Tester
5 14 (8.38%) Developer
5 14 (8.38%) Network Analyst
5 14 (8.38%) Support Engineer
5 14 (8.38%) Systems Engineer
6 13 (7.78%) IT Engineer
7 12 (7.19%) Administrator
7 12 (7.19%) IT Technician
7 12 (7.19%) Support Technician
7 12 (7.19%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (6.59%) Cisco Analyst
8 11 (6.59%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 11 (6.59%) Test Analyst
9 10 (5.99%) IT Support Technician
9 10 (5.99%) Server Analyst
9 10 (5.99%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.17%) Gherkin
2 14 (8.38%) .NET
3 13 (7.78%) HTML
4 12 (7.19%) ASP.NET
4 12 (7.19%) Web Services
5 8 (4.79%) CSS
6 7 (4.19%) .NET Framework
7 5 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (2.99%) HTML5
8 4 (2.40%) AngularJS
8 4 (2.40%) Flash
8 4 (2.40%) jQuery
8 4 (2.40%) WPF
9 3 (1.80%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (1.20%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.20%) Java EE
10 2 (1.20%) JSP
10 2 (1.20%) Spring
10 2 (1.20%) Struts
11 1 (0.60%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.19%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.59%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.79%) Clustering
3 8 (4.79%) Virtual Team
4 7 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.59%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (3.59%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (2.99%) Biotechnology
7 4 (2.40%) New Media
7 4 (2.40%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.40%) Online Games
8 3 (1.80%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.20%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.60%) Derivative
10 1 (0.60%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.60%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.60%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 68 (40.72%) Windows Server
2 33 (19.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (15.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (14.37%) Linux
5 15 (8.98%) Windows 7
6 12 (7.19%) Apple iOS
7 11 (6.59%) Android
8 8 (4.79%) Unix
9 6 (3.59%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.40%) Mac OS
10 4 (2.40%) Mac OS X
10 4 (2.40%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.80%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.80%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.60%) VxWorks
13 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.16%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (13.17%) System Testing
3 17 (10.18%) Functional Testing
4 14 (8.38%) Network Monitoring
4 14 (8.38%) Risk Assessment
4 14 (8.38%) Test Scripting
4 14 (8.38%) User Stories
5 12 (7.19%) Automated Testing
5 12 (7.19%) Identity Management
5 12 (7.19%) Manual Testing
5 12 (7.19%) Software Testing
6 11 (6.59%) Mentoring
6 11 (6.59%) Project Management
6 11 (6.59%) Regression Testing
7 10 (5.99%) Test Strategy
8 9 (5.39%) SDLC
9 8 (4.79%) Demand Management
9 8 (4.79%) Presales
9 8 (4.79%) Software Delivery
9 8 (4.79%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.37%) SQL
2 21 (12.57%) C#
3 10 (5.99%) T-SQL
4 9 (5.39%) JavaScript
5 8 (4.79%) Java
5 8 (4.79%) PHP
6 7 (4.19%) PowerShell
6 7 (4.19%) Python
7 6 (3.59%) C++
8 5 (2.99%) Perl
9 3 (1.80%) C
10 2 (1.20%) Ruby
11 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.60%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.60%) Scala
11 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (17.96%) ISTQB
2 26 (15.57%) ISEB
3 23 (13.77%) Degree
4 5 (2.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (2.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.20%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.20%) CEH
6 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.20%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (1.20%) OSCP
6 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.60%) CCNA
7 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.60%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.60%) Cyber Scheme
7 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.60%) GIAC
7 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.98%) QA
2 4 (2.40%) SLA
3 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.60%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.60%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.60%) ISO13485
System Software
1 58 (34.73%) Active Directory
2 31 (18.56%) Hyper-V
3 18 (10.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (4.19%) XenApp
5 4 (2.40%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (2.40%) ISA Server
6 3 (1.80%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.20%) KVM
7 2 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.60%) Firmware
8 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 20 (11.98%) SCCM
2 11 (6.59%) SCOM
3 6 (3.59%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (2.40%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.80%) CSIRT
6 2 (1.20%) Nessus
6 2 (1.20%) Nmap
6 2 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.20%) SCDPM
6 2 (1.20%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.60%) Ansible
7 1 (0.60%) Nagios
7 1 (0.60%) OpenVAS
7 1 (0.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 91 (54.49%) Microsoft
2 25 (14.97%) VMware
3 19 (11.38%) Cisco
4 15 (8.98%) HP
4 15 (8.98%) SolarWinds
5 14 (8.38%) F5
5 14 (8.38%) Forcepoint
6 13 (7.78%) Apple
7 9 (5.39%) Citrix
8 5 (2.99%) Sophos
9 4 (2.40%) 3PAR
9 4 (2.40%) Micro Focus
9 4 (2.40%) Novell
10 3 (1.80%) Avaya
10 3 (1.80%) Google
10 3 (1.80%) Oracle
10 3 (1.80%) SonicWALL
10 3 (1.80%) WatchGuard
11 1 (0.60%) Perforce
11 1 (0.60%) Qualys
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