The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 26 10
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 119 91 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 15.91% 10.41% 13.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.97% 41.74% 67.69%
Number of salaries quoted 113 88 124
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £43,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -19.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,400 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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 Oxford region.

Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
243 218 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 32.49% 24.94% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 200 193 168
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 2 June 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Oxford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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.

1 103 (38.43%) Linux
2 76 (28.36%) VMware
3 75 (27.99%) SQL
4 68 (25.37%) Microsoft
5 63 (23.51%) Java
6 59 (22.01%) .NET
7 56 (20.90%) JavaScript
8 53 (19.78%) Active Directory
9 51 (19.03%) Python
10 46 (17.16%) OO
10 46 (17.16%) C#
10 46 (17.16%) Windows Server 2008
11 43 (16.04%) Enterprise Software
11 43 (16.04%) SDLC
12 39 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
13 38 (14.18%) UNIX
13 38 (14.18%) Cisco
14 37 (13.81%) Open Source
15 36 (13.43%) MVC
16 35 (13.06%) Microsoft Certification
16 35 (13.06%) ASP.NET
16 35 (13.06%) SQL Server
16 35 (13.06%) MS Excel
16 35 (13.06%) Node.js
17 34 (12.69%) Computer Science
18 33 (12.31%) Cisco Certification
19 32 (11.94%) CCNA
20 31 (11.57%) Windows 7
21 29 (10.82%) CSS
22 27 (10.07%) Firewall

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 35 (13.06%) Node.js
2 25 (9.33%) Apache
3 20 (7.46%) MS Exchange
4 17 (6.34%) JBoss
5 10 (3.73%) IIS
6 9 (3.36%) Lync
6 9 (3.36%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 35 (13.06%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.34%) MS Office
3 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.87%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.37%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.12%) Office 365
3 2 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.75%) SaaS
4 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.07%) Firewall
2 22 (8.21%) SAN
3 21 (7.84%) WAN
4 16 (5.97%) DNS
5 14 (5.22%) VLAN
6 13 (4.85%) LAN
7 12 (4.48%) MPLS
8 10 (3.73%) Wireless
9 9 (3.36%) TCP/IP
10 7 (2.61%) DHCP
11 6 (2.24%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (1.87%) SMTP
12 5 (1.87%) SSL
12 5 (1.87%) Internet
12 5 (1.87%) HTTP
12 5 (1.87%) ADSL
12 5 (1.87%) BIG-IP
13 4 (1.49%) Intranet
13 4 (1.49%) VPN
14 3 (1.12%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.06%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.07%) Relational Database
3 13 (4.85%) NoSQL
4 8 (2.99%) MongoDB
4 8 (2.99%) CouchDB
5 6 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.75%) MySQL
7 1 (0.37%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (6.72%) Eclipse
2 17 (6.34%) Maven
3 16 (5.97%) Subversion
3 16 (5.97%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.87%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (1.87%) Moq
4 5 (1.87%) MSTest
4 5 (1.87%) NUnit
5 4 (1.49%) Selenium
5 4 (1.49%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.12%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.12%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.75%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.75%) JIRA
8 1 (0.37%) Wise Package Studio
8 1 (0.37%) Redmine
8 1 (0.37%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (0.37%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.37%) MSI
General
1 6 (2.24%) Advertising
2 5 (1.87%) Finance
3 3 (1.12%) Mandarin Language
4 2 (0.75%) Back Office
5 1 (0.37%) Avionics
5 1 (0.37%) Marketing
5 1 (0.37%) French Language
5 1 (0.37%) German Language
5 1 (0.37%) Retail
5 1 (0.37%) Publishing
5 1 (0.37%) Games
5 1 (0.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 72 (26.87%) Developer
2 38 (14.18%) Support Engineer
3 25 (9.33%) IT Support
4 22 (8.21%) Architect
5 21 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
6 20 (7.46%) Java Developer
7 18 (6.72%) Software Engineer
7 18 (6.72%) Administrator
8 17 (6.34%) Systems Administrator
9 16 (5.97%) Analyst
10 14 (5.22%) Team Leader
11 13 (4.85%) Support Team Leader
11 13 (4.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (4.85%) Senior Developer
11 13 (4.85%) Support Analyst
12 12 (4.48%) .NET Developer
12 12 (4.48%) Linux Administrator
12 12 (4.48%) Full Stack Developer
13 11 (4.10%) Network Support
13 11 (4.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (22.01%) .NET
2 35 (13.06%) ASP.NET
3 29 (10.82%) CSS
4 26 (9.70%) HTML
5 25 (9.33%) Spring
5 25 (9.33%) jQuery
6 20 (7.46%) Hibernate
7 18 (6.72%) J2EE
8 17 (6.34%) JSON
8 17 (6.34%) Java EE
8 17 (6.34%) Grails
8 17 (6.34%) GWT
8 17 (6.34%) JavaBeans
8 17 (6.34%) J2ME
8 17 (6.34%) J2SE
8 17 (6.34%) EJB
8 17 (6.34%) JSP
8 17 (6.34%) Struts
8 17 (6.34%) JSF
9 16 (5.97%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (16.04%) Enterprise Software
2 34 (12.69%) Computer Science
3 20 (7.46%) Data Centre
4 14 (5.22%) Web 2.0
5 13 (4.85%) Algorithms
6 11 (4.10%) iPhone
6 11 (4.10%) Blackberry
7 7 (2.61%) Data Structures
7 7 (2.61%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.24%) Statistics
9 5 (1.87%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (1.87%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.49%) PMI
11 3 (1.12%) User Experience
11 3 (1.12%) GIS
12 1 (0.37%) iSeries
12 1 (0.37%) Life Science
12 1 (0.37%) Social Network
12 1 (0.37%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 103 (38.43%) Linux
2 46 (17.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (14.18%) UNIX
4 31 (11.57%) Windows 7
5 23 (8.58%) Apple iOS
6 19 (7.09%) CentOS
7 18 (6.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (6.72%) Windows 8
8 17 (6.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (5.97%) Windows Phone
10 15 (5.60%) Android
11 14 (5.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (3.73%) Mac OS X
13 8 (2.99%) Solaris
14 7 (2.61%) Windows XP
15 6 (2.24%) Debian
15 6 (2.24%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.75%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.37%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (17.16%) OO
2 43 (16.04%) SDLC
3 37 (13.81%) Open Source
4 36 (13.43%) MVC
5 26 (9.70%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (8.21%) UML
6 22 (8.21%) ITIL
7 21 (7.84%) Software Engineering
8 20 (7.46%) Mentoring
9 18 (6.72%) DevOps
10 17 (6.34%) Web Design
11 15 (5.60%) Technical Architecture
11 15 (5.60%) TDD
12 14 (5.22%) E-Commerce
12 14 (5.22%) Incident Management
12 14 (5.22%) Enterprise Architecture
13 13 (4.85%) Web Development
13 13 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (4.85%) Project Management
14 12 (4.48%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 75 (27.99%) SQL
2 63 (23.51%) Java
3 56 (20.90%) JavaScript
4 51 (19.03%) Python
5 46 (17.16%) C#
6 22 (8.21%) Scala
7 21 (7.84%) Objective-C
8 20 (7.46%) C++
9 19 (7.09%) Perl
9 19 (7.09%) PHP
9 19 (7.09%) Ruby
10 15 (5.60%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.24%) MATLAB
11 6 (2.24%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.87%) Clojure
12 5 (1.87%) XQuery
12 5 (1.87%) C
13 3 (1.12%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.75%) Groovy
15 1 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (13.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (12.31%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (11.94%) CCNA
4 25 (9.33%) Degree
5 22 (8.21%) MCITP
6 8 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (2.99%) MCSE
6 8 (2.99%) MCP
7 7 (2.61%) CCIE
7 7 (2.61%) CCNP
8 6 (2.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.49%) JNCIA
9 4 (1.49%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.49%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.49%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.37%) CCAA
11 1 (0.37%) CCA
11 1 (0.37%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.61%) SLA
2 4 (1.49%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 53 (19.78%) Active Directory
2 39 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.85%) vSphere
4 8 (2.99%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.61%) Firmware
6 4 (1.49%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.49%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.75%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.75%) KVM
8 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.37%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (4.48%) Puppet
2 10 (3.73%) SCCM
3 7 (2.61%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (1.49%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.49%) WSUS
5 3 (1.12%) SCOM
6 2 (0.75%) SCDPM
6 2 (0.75%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.75%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.37%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Intune
7 1 (0.37%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.37%) SCSM
7 1 (0.37%) Ansible
7 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 76 (28.36%) VMware
2 68 (25.37%) Microsoft
3 38 (14.18%) Cisco
4 20 (7.46%) IBM
5 19 (7.09%) Google
6 16 (5.97%) HP
7 15 (5.60%) Red Hat
8 11 (4.10%) Citrix
9 9 (3.36%) Juniper
10 8 (2.99%) Oracle
11 7 (2.61%) NetApp
12 6 (2.24%) CheckPoint
12 6 (2.24%) Veeam
12 6 (2.24%) 3PAR
13 5 (1.87%) F5
13 5 (1.87%) Fortinet
13 5 (1.87%) Sophos
14 4 (1.49%) CommVault
15 3 (1.12%) Xamarin
15 3 (1.12%) Progress
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