The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 23 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 95 178 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 10.35% 17.73% 12.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.78% 65.20% 56.49%
Number of salaries quoted 87 172 68
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,550 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,750 £46,450
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
217 273 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 23.64% 27.19% 21.72%
Number of salaries quoted 178 251 124
Average salary £37,500 £40,995 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.52% +9.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
Oxfordshire

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Oxford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 89 (42.79%) Microsoft
2 82 (39.42%) Active Directory
3 58 (27.88%) MS Exchange
4 53 (25.48%) VMware
5 49 (23.56%) SQL
5 49 (23.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 47 (22.60%) Windows 7
6 47 (22.60%) Degree
7 41 (19.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 41 (19.71%) MS Office
8 40 (19.23%) SQL Server
8 40 (19.23%) SAN
9 39 (18.75%) .NET
10 36 (17.31%) Linux
10 36 (17.31%) MS Excel
11 33 (15.87%) C#
12 30 (14.42%) Windows 8
13 28 (13.46%) Hyper-V
13 28 (13.46%) Software Engineering
13 28 (13.46%) Citrix
14 26 (12.50%) Computer Science
15 25 (12.02%) vSphere
15 25 (12.02%) C++
16 24 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
17 23 (11.06%) Clustering
17 23 (11.06%) Windows Server 2003
18 22 (10.58%) Cisco
19 21 (10.10%) DNS
19 21 (10.10%) Finance
20 20 (9.62%) JIRA

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 58 (27.88%) MS Exchange
2 24 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (8.17%) Lync
4 16 (7.69%) IIS
5 14 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (5.77%) SharePoint
8 11 (5.29%) SAS
9 9 (4.33%) Drupal
10 8 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (3.37%) Apache
12 5 (2.40%) Confluence
13 4 (1.92%) WordPress
14 3 (1.44%) Tomcat
14 3 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (1.44%) SugarCRM
15 2 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.96%) Office Communications Server
15 2 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
16 1 (0.48%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 41 (19.71%) MS Office
2 36 (17.31%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.96%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.96%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.17%) Office 365
2 3 (1.44%) GitHub
3 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.48%) Heroku
4 1 (0.48%) SaaS
4 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (19.23%) SAN
2 21 (10.10%) DNS
3 19 (9.13%) Firewall
4 17 (8.17%) iSCSI
5 15 (7.21%) DHCP
6 12 (5.77%) Wireless
7 11 (5.29%) TCP/IP
7 11 (5.29%) VLAN
8 10 (4.81%) WAN
9 9 (4.33%) Internet
10 7 (3.37%) LDAP
11 6 (2.88%) LAN
12 5 (2.40%) VPN
13 4 (1.92%) NetScaler
14 3 (1.44%) BGP
14 3 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
15 2 (0.96%) Cisco IOS
15 2 (0.96%) NAS
15 2 (0.96%) Network Security
15 2 (0.96%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.65%) MySQL
3 5 (2.40%) MariaDB
4 4 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.44%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.96%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.48%) DTS
7 1 (0.48%) Big Data
7 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.48%) Redis
7 1 (0.48%) Riak
7 1 (0.48%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 20 (9.62%) JIRA
2 8 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.85%) Gerrit
2 8 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 8 (3.85%) InstallShield
2 8 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.85%) Ant
2 8 (3.85%) Maven
3 5 (2.40%) NUnit
4 3 (1.44%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (1.44%) Moq
4 3 (1.44%) MSTest
5 2 (0.96%) Selenium
5 2 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.96%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.48%) Subversion
6 1 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.48%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.48%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (10.10%) Finance
2 15 (7.21%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.37%) Law
4 5 (2.40%) Banking
5 4 (1.92%) Electronics
6 3 (1.44%) Automotive
6 3 (1.44%) Games
6 3 (1.44%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.44%) French Language
7 2 (0.96%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.48%) Retail
8 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.48%) Marketing
8 1 (0.48%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 34 (16.35%) IT Support
2 33 (15.87%) Analyst
3 31 (14.90%) Support Engineer
4 24 (11.54%) Support Analyst
5 23 (11.06%) Systems Engineer
6 22 (10.58%) Software Engineer
6 22 (10.58%) Developer
7 21 (10.10%) Administrator
8 20 (9.62%) Consultant
9 16 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
10 15 (7.21%) Systems Administrator
11 14 (6.73%) Junior
12 13 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
13 12 (5.77%) IT Support Engineer
14 11 (5.29%) C++ Software Engineer
15 10 (4.81%) C# Software Engineer
16 8 (3.85%) IT Manager
16 8 (3.85%) Desktop Support
16 8 (3.85%) Graduate
16 8 (3.85%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (18.75%) .NET
2 14 (6.73%) .NET Framework
3 13 (6.25%) HTML
3 13 (6.25%) WCF
3 13 (6.25%) WPF
4 11 (5.29%) ASP.NET
5 9 (4.33%) XML
5 9 (4.33%) Ajax
6 5 (2.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (1.92%) jQuery
7 4 (1.92%) HTML5
7 4 (1.92%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (1.92%) CSS
8 3 (1.44%) WinForms
8 3 (1.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (1.44%) Castle Windsor
8 3 (1.44%) Ninject
8 3 (1.44%) CSS3
8 3 (1.44%) Play Framework
8 3 (1.44%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 23 (11.06%) Clustering
3 11 (5.29%) Mathematics
4 7 (3.37%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (2.88%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (2.88%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.40%) Wiki
7 4 (1.92%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.92%) Device Driver
8 3 (1.44%) CAN bus
8 3 (1.44%) Social Media
8 3 (1.44%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.44%) Online Games
9 2 (0.96%) Physics
9 2 (0.96%) Social Network
9 2 (0.96%) iPhone
9 2 (0.96%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.96%) Open Source
9 2 (0.96%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.96%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 49 (23.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 47 (22.60%) Windows 7
3 36 (17.31%) Linux
4 30 (14.42%) Windows 8
5 23 (11.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (9.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (6.73%) Windows XP
8 8 (3.85%) Mac OS
8 8 (3.85%) Android
9 7 (3.37%) UNIX
9 7 (3.37%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (2.40%) Debian
10 5 (2.40%) Apple iOS
10 5 (2.40%) CentOS
10 5 (2.40%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.44%) Windows CE
11 3 (1.44%) Windows XP Embedded
12 2 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.96%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.96%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (13.46%) Software Engineering
2 18 (8.65%) Configuration Management
3 14 (6.73%) ITIL
4 10 (4.81%) OO
4 10 (4.81%) CRM
4 10 (4.81%) Migration
5 8 (3.85%) Load Balancing
5 8 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (3.37%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (3.37%) Service Delivery
6 7 (3.37%) Information Security
7 6 (2.88%) Kanban
7 6 (2.88%) QMS
7 6 (2.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (2.88%) Scrum
7 6 (2.88%) Quality Management
7 6 (2.88%) MVC
8 5 (2.40%) Project Management
8 5 (2.40%) UML
Programming Languages
1 49 (23.56%) SQL
2 33 (15.87%) C#
3 25 (12.02%) C++
4 19 (9.13%) C
5 17 (8.17%) Perl
6 14 (6.73%) Java
7 11 (5.29%) Python
7 11 (5.29%) JavaScript
7 11 (5.29%) PHP
8 5 (2.40%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.92%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.44%) Ruby
10 3 (1.44%) Assembly Language
10 3 (1.44%) VB
10 3 (1.44%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.44%) Scala
11 2 (0.96%) VBScript
12 1 (0.48%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.48%) Visual J++
12 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (22.60%) Degree
2 18 (8.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (7.21%) MCITP
4 12 (5.77%) MCSE
4 12 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (4.33%) CCNP
6 6 (2.88%) CCDP
6 6 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.44%) CCA
7 3 (1.44%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (1.44%) CCNA
7 3 (1.44%) PhD
7 3 (1.44%) CCEE
7 3 (1.44%) CCIA
8 2 (0.96%) MCTS
8 2 (0.96%) VCAP
8 2 (0.96%) NCDA
8 2 (0.96%) NCIE
8 2 (0.96%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.77%) QA
2 2 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 82 (39.42%) Active Directory
2 41 (19.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (13.46%) Hyper-V
4 25 (12.02%) vSphere
5 16 (7.69%) XenApp
6 15 (7.21%) XenDesktop
7 6 (2.88%) VMware ESX
8 5 (2.40%) Xen
9 3 (1.44%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.96%) XenServer
10 2 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.48%) vCloud
11 1 (0.48%) Postfix
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (6.73%) SCCM
2 11 (5.29%) WSUS
3 6 (2.88%) Backup Exec
4 5 (2.40%) Puppet
4 5 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.92%) SCOM
6 2 (0.96%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.96%) SCDPM
6 2 (0.96%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.48%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.48%) SCSM
7 1 (0.48%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 89 (42.79%) Microsoft
2 53 (25.48%) VMware
3 28 (13.46%) Citrix
4 22 (10.58%) Cisco
5 18 (8.65%) Apple
6 17 (8.17%) Symantec
7 16 (7.69%) HP
7 16 (7.69%) Dell
8 11 (5.29%) Fujitsu
9 8 (3.85%) Perforce
10 6 (2.88%) Oracle
10 6 (2.88%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.88%) NetApp
11 5 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (2.40%) Atlassian
12 3 (1.44%) McAfee
12 3 (1.44%) Tableau
12 3 (1.44%) Facebook
12 3 (1.44%) Twitter
12 3 (1.44%) Google
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