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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 139 144 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 17.42% 19.62% 12.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.26% 66.36% 45.70%
Number of salaries quoted 108 139 85
Average salary £41,250 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
266 217 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 33.33% 29.56% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 213 189 172
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Oxford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 102 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 101 (42.44%) Windows Server
3 77 (32.35%) Microsoft
4 67 (28.15%) Windows 7
5 64 (26.89%) C#
6 63 (26.47%) Linux
7 53 (22.27%) MS Office
8 50 (21.01%) SQL
9 49 (20.59%) SQL Server
9 49 (20.59%) Computer Science
10 48 (20.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 47 (19.75%) JavaScript
12 41 (17.23%) MS Excel
13 40 (16.81%) .NET
14 39 (16.39%) IIS
15 38 (15.97%) VMware
15 38 (15.97%) Subversion
16 37 (15.55%) HTML
16 37 (15.55%) Python
16 37 (15.55%) Degree
17 36 (15.13%) Windows 8
18 34 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
18 34 (14.29%) CSS
19 32 (13.45%) Software Engineering
20 31 (13.03%) Git (software)
21 30 (12.61%) ASP.NET
21 30 (12.61%) Java
21 30 (12.61%) OO
22 29 (12.18%) MS Exchange
23 28 (11.76%) Algorithms

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 39 (16.39%) IIS
2 29 (12.18%) MS Exchange
3 18 (7.56%) CMS
4 16 (6.72%) Kentico
5 13 (5.46%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (4.20%) SharePoint
8 9 (3.78%) Apache
9 8 (3.36%) Node.js
9 8 (3.36%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.84%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.84%) JBoss
11 1 (0.42%) Lync
11 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 53 (22.27%) MS Office
2 41 (17.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.40%) Office 365
2 11 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.94%) IaaS
4 6 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (2.52%) PaaS
5 2 (0.84%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.84%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.84%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.24%) Internet
1 22 (9.24%) SAN
2 21 (8.82%) VPN
3 20 (8.40%) TCP/IP
4 19 (7.98%) Firewall
5 18 (7.56%) DNS
6 17 (7.14%) DHCP
7 14 (5.88%) VoIP
8 12 (5.04%) Network Security
9 9 (3.78%) LDAP
10 8 (3.36%) ADSL
10 8 (3.36%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (3.36%) Intranet
10 8 (3.36%) iSCSI
11 7 (2.94%) Wireless
12 6 (2.52%) SSL
13 3 (1.26%) Unified Communications
13 3 (1.26%) WebEx
14 2 (0.84%) LAN
15 1 (0.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.82%) NoSQL
3 16 (6.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (5.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (4.62%) Relational Database
6 10 (4.20%) CouchDB
6 10 (4.20%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.26%) Big Data
9 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.42%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 38 (15.97%) Subversion
2 31 (13.03%) Git (software)
3 15 (6.30%) Visual Studio
4 10 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (2.52%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 3 (1.26%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.26%) TestComplete
7 2 (0.84%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.84%) Maven
7 2 (0.84%) ReSharper
General
1 22 (9.24%) Finance
2 16 (6.72%) Marketing
3 13 (5.46%) Pharmaceutical
4 12 (5.04%) Banking
4 12 (5.04%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.78%) Publishing
6 8 (3.36%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.68%) Back Office
8 3 (1.26%) Games
9 1 (0.42%) Advertising
9 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.42%) Automotive
9 1 (0.42%) Legal
9 1 (0.42%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (21.85%) Developer
2 32 (13.45%) IT Support
2 32 (13.45%) Support Engineer
3 26 (10.92%) Administrator
4 25 (10.50%) Systems Administrator
5 23 (9.66%) IT Engineer
6 20 (8.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 20 (8.40%) IT Support Engineer
7 18 (7.56%) Analyst
7 18 (7.56%) Software Engineer
8 16 (6.72%) C# Developer
9 15 (6.30%) Linux Administrator
9 15 (6.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 14 (5.88%) Support Analyst
11 12 (5.04%) Data Manager
11 12 (5.04%) IT Manager
11 12 (5.04%) IT Security Manager
11 12 (5.04%) Security Manager
12 11 (4.62%) Java Developer
12 11 (4.62%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (16.81%) .NET
2 37 (15.55%) HTML
3 34 (14.29%) CSS
4 30 (12.61%) ASP.NET
5 12 (5.04%) HTML5
6 10 (4.20%) CSS3
7 7 (2.94%) jQuery
7 7 (2.94%) Middleware
8 6 (2.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 6 (2.52%) STL
9 4 (1.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 4 (1.68%) JSON
9 4 (1.68%) WinForms
10 3 (1.26%) Ajax
10 3 (1.26%) AngularJS
10 3 (1.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.26%) PhoneGap
10 3 (1.26%) WebSockets
10 3 (1.26%) WPF
10 3 (1.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (20.59%) Computer Science
2 28 (11.76%) Algorithms
3 15 (6.30%) Data Centre
4 13 (5.46%) Data Structures
5 11 (4.62%) Biotechnology
6 10 (4.20%) Social Network
6 10 (4.20%) Xbox
7 8 (3.36%) Blackberry
7 8 (3.36%) Clustering
7 8 (3.36%) EqualLogic
7 8 (3.36%) iPhone
8 7 (2.94%) Mobile App
9 6 (2.52%) Enterprise Storage
9 6 (2.52%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (1.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (1.26%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.26%) Visualisation
11 3 (1.26%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 101 (42.44%) Windows Server
2 67 (28.15%) Windows 7
3 63 (26.47%) Linux
4 48 (20.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (15.13%) Windows 8
6 34 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (8.82%) Windows XP
8 15 (6.30%) CentOS
9 13 (5.46%) Android
9 13 (5.46%) Windows Phone
10 11 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (4.20%) Unix
12 7 (2.94%) Apple iOS
12 7 (2.94%) Ubuntu
12 7 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (1.68%) Windows 10
13 4 (1.68%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.84%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.42%) Solaris
15 1 (0.42%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (13.45%) Software Engineering
2 30 (12.61%) OO
3 25 (10.50%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (10.08%) Open Source
5 23 (9.66%) TDD
6 19 (7.98%) E-Commerce
7 18 (7.56%) SEO
7 18 (7.56%) Web Design
8 16 (6.72%) Digital Marketing
8 16 (6.72%) Web Application Development
9 14 (5.88%) OOD
10 13 (5.46%) Mentoring
11 12 (5.04%) Data Security
11 12 (5.04%) Information Security
11 12 (5.04%) Network Security Management
11 12 (5.04%) Presales
11 12 (5.04%) Security Architecture
11 12 (5.04%) Security Management
11 12 (5.04%) Time Management
12 11 (4.62%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (26.89%) C#
2 50 (21.01%) SQL
3 47 (19.75%) JavaScript
4 37 (15.55%) Python
5 30 (12.61%) Java
6 15 (6.30%) PHP
6 15 (6.30%) PowerShell
7 14 (5.88%) C++
8 12 (5.04%) Ruby
8 12 (5.04%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.36%) Perl
10 4 (1.68%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.68%) Scala
11 3 (1.26%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.84%) C
13 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.42%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (15.55%) Degree
2 10 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.94%) MCSE
4 6 (2.52%) CCNA
4 6 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.10%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.10%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.26%) MCDST
7 2 (0.84%) CCNP
7 2 (0.84%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.84%) MCITP
7 2 (0.84%) MCP
7 2 (0.84%) MCSA
7 2 (0.84%) MCTS
8 1 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.42%) LPIC
8 1 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.94%) SLA
2 6 (2.52%) QA
System Software
1 102 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 20 (8.40%) Hyper-V
3 17 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.26%) Samba
5 2 (0.84%) NFS
6 1 (0.42%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.42%) KVM
6 1 (0.42%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.42%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.42%) vSphere
6 1 (0.42%) XenApp
6 1 (0.42%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (5.88%) Puppet
2 9 (3.78%) Nagios
2 9 (3.78%) SCCM
3 8 (3.36%) WSUS
4 6 (2.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 6 (2.52%) SCVMM
4 6 (2.52%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.42%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.42%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.42%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.42%) SCOM
5 1 (0.42%) SCSM
Vendors
1 77 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 38 (15.97%) VMware
3 16 (6.72%) Citrix
4 15 (6.30%) Avaya
5 13 (5.46%) Dell
5 13 (5.46%) Sophos
6 10 (4.20%) Progress
7 8 (3.36%) Apple
7 8 (3.36%) Cisco
7 8 (3.36%) Fortinet
8 6 (2.52%) Siemens
9 5 (2.10%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.68%) Google
10 4 (1.68%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.68%) SonicWALL
10 4 (1.68%) Symantec
10 4 (1.68%) Xamarin
11 3 (1.26%) Adobe
12 2 (0.84%) HP
12 2 (0.84%) IBM
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