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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 25 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 90 170 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 10.09% 17.53% 12.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.65% 68.55% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 83 164 66
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,150 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
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
211 248 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 23.65% 25.57% 22.35%
Number of salaries quoted 175 228 124
Average salary £37,500 £42,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.24% +12.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 24 April 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Oxford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 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 86 (43.22%) Microsoft
2 79 (39.70%) Active Directory
3 54 (27.14%) MS Exchange
4 52 (26.13%) VMware
5 48 (24.12%) SQL
6 47 (23.62%) Windows 7
7 45 (22.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 45 (22.61%) Degree
8 42 (21.11%) MS Office
9 41 (20.60%) VMware Infrastructure
10 39 (19.60%) .NET
10 39 (19.60%) SQL Server
10 39 (19.60%) SAN
11 34 (17.09%) MS Excel
12 33 (16.58%) Linux
13 32 (16.08%) C#
14 30 (15.08%) Windows 8
15 28 (14.07%) Hyper-V
15 28 (14.07%) Citrix
16 27 (13.57%) Software Engineering
17 25 (12.56%) vSphere
18 24 (12.06%) Computer Science
18 24 (12.06%) C++
19 23 (11.56%) Windows Server 2003
19 23 (11.56%) Clustering
20 22 (11.06%) Exchange Server 2010
21 21 (10.55%) JIRA
21 21 (10.55%) Cisco
22 20 (10.05%) DNS
23 19 (9.55%) Finance

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 54 (27.14%) MS Exchange
2 22 (11.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (8.54%) IIS
4 16 (8.04%) Lync
5 13 (6.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (6.53%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (6.03%) SharePoint
7 11 (5.53%) SAS
8 8 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (4.02%) Drupal
9 7 (3.52%) Apache
10 5 (2.51%) Confluence
11 4 (2.01%) WordPress
12 3 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (1.51%) SugarCRM
13 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
13 2 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 42 (21.11%) MS Office
2 34 (17.09%) MS Excel
3 9 (4.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.01%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.04%) Office 365
2 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.50%) GitHub
3 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.50%) SaaS
3 1 (0.50%) Heroku
3 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 39 (19.60%) SAN
2 20 (10.05%) DNS
3 17 (8.54%) iSCSI
4 16 (8.04%) Firewall
5 14 (7.04%) DHCP
6 11 (5.53%) Wireless
7 10 (5.03%) VLAN
7 10 (5.03%) WAN
8 9 (4.52%) Internet
8 9 (4.52%) TCP/IP
9 7 (3.52%) LDAP
10 6 (3.02%) LAN
11 4 (2.01%) VPN
11 4 (2.01%) NetScaler
12 3 (1.51%) BGP
13 2 (1.01%) OSPF
13 2 (1.01%) Intranet
13 2 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (1.01%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (1.01%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (19.60%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.05%) MySQL
3 5 (2.51%) MariaDB
4 4 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.01%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.50%) Big Data
7 1 (0.50%) Redis
7 1 (0.50%) Riak
7 1 (0.50%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.50%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (10.55%) JIRA
2 8 (4.02%) Ant
2 8 (4.02%) InstallShield
2 8 (4.02%) Maven
2 8 (4.02%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.02%) Gerrit
2 8 (4.02%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.52%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.02%) NUnit
5 4 (2.01%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (2.01%) Moq
5 4 (2.01%) MSTest
6 3 (1.51%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.51%) Selenium
7 2 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.50%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.50%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.50%) Subversion
8 1 (0.50%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (9.55%) Finance
2 12 (6.03%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.52%) Law
4 4 (2.01%) Electronics
5 3 (1.51%) French Language
5 3 (1.51%) Games
5 3 (1.51%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.51%) Automotive
5 3 (1.51%) Banking
6 2 (1.01%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.50%) Retail
7 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (17.59%) IT Support
2 34 (17.09%) Analyst
3 31 (15.58%) Support Engineer
4 24 (12.06%) Support Analyst
5 23 (11.56%) Systems Engineer
6 21 (10.55%) Administrator
6 21 (10.55%) Software Engineer
7 19 (9.55%) Developer
8 17 (8.54%) Consultant
9 16 (8.04%) IT Support Analyst
10 15 (7.54%) Systems Administrator
11 14 (7.04%) Junior
12 12 (6.03%) IT Support Engineer
13 11 (5.53%) Technical Consultant
13 11 (5.53%) C++ Software Engineer
14 10 (5.03%) C# Software Engineer
15 9 (4.52%) .NET Developer
16 8 (4.02%) Graduate
16 8 (4.02%) Desktop Support
16 8 (4.02%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (19.60%) .NET
2 14 (7.04%) WCF
3 13 (6.53%) WPF
3 13 (6.53%) .NET Framework
4 12 (6.03%) ASP.NET
5 10 (5.03%) HTML
6 8 (4.02%) XML
7 6 (3.02%) Ajax
7 6 (3.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (2.51%) Razor View Engine
9 4 (2.01%) WinForms
9 4 (2.01%) Spring.NET
9 4 (2.01%) Castle Windsor
9 4 (2.01%) Ninject
9 4 (2.01%) Unity DI Container
9 4 (2.01%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (1.51%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (1.01%) CSS
11 2 (1.01%) Web Services
11 2 (1.01%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.06%) Computer Science
2 23 (11.56%) Clustering
3 11 (5.53%) Mathematics
4 7 (3.52%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (3.02%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.02%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (2.51%) Wiki
7 4 (2.01%) Device Driver
7 4 (2.01%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.51%) CAN bus
8 3 (1.51%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.51%) Online Games
9 2 (1.01%) Social Network
9 2 (1.01%) Physics
9 2 (1.01%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.01%) Open Source
9 2 (1.01%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.50%) iPad
10 1 (0.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (23.62%) Windows 7
2 45 (22.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (16.58%) Linux
4 30 (15.08%) Windows 8
5 23 (11.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (9.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (7.54%) Windows XP
8 8 (4.02%) Mac OS
9 7 (3.52%) Windows 2000 Server
9 7 (3.52%) UNIX
10 5 (2.51%) Android
10 5 (2.51%) CentOS
10 5 (2.51%) Debian
10 5 (2.51%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.51%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.51%) Windows XP Embedded
11 3 (1.51%) Windows CE
12 2 (1.01%) Solaris
12 2 (1.01%) NetWare
12 2 (1.01%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (13.57%) Software Engineering
2 18 (9.05%) Configuration Management
3 13 (6.53%) ITIL
4 10 (5.03%) OO
4 10 (5.03%) Migration
5 9 (4.52%) CRM
6 8 (4.02%) Load Balancing
6 8 (4.02%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (3.52%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (3.52%) Service Delivery
7 7 (3.52%) MVC
7 7 (3.52%) Information Security
8 6 (3.02%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (3.02%) Quality Management
8 6 (3.02%) QMS
8 6 (3.02%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (2.51%) Kanban
9 5 (2.51%) Scrum
9 5 (2.51%) TDD
9 5 (2.51%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (24.12%) SQL
2 32 (16.08%) C#
3 24 (12.06%) C++
4 18 (9.05%) C
5 17 (8.54%) Perl
6 11 (5.53%) Python
6 11 (5.53%) PHP
6 11 (5.53%) Java
7 8 (4.02%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.51%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.01%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.51%) Ruby
10 3 (1.51%) Assembly Language
10 3 (1.51%) VB
10 3 (1.51%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.01%) VBScript
12 1 (0.50%) Scala
12 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.50%) Visual J++
Qualifications
1 45 (22.61%) Degree
2 17 (8.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (7.04%) MCITP
4 11 (5.53%) MCSE
5 10 (5.03%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.52%) CCNP
7 6 (3.02%) CCDP
7 6 (3.02%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (3.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.51%) CCEE
8 3 (1.51%) CCIA
8 3 (1.51%) CCA
8 3 (1.51%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.51%) ISEB
8 3 (1.51%) PhD
9 2 (1.01%) MCSA
9 2 (1.01%) CCNA
9 2 (1.01%) CCEA
9 2 (1.01%) CISSP
9 2 (1.01%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.53%) QA
2 2 (1.01%) SLA
2 2 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 79 (39.70%) Active Directory
2 41 (20.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (14.07%) Hyper-V
4 25 (12.56%) vSphere
5 16 (8.04%) XenApp
6 15 (7.54%) XenDesktop
7 6 (3.02%) VMware ESX
8 5 (2.51%) Xen
9 3 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.51%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.01%) XenServer
11 1 (0.50%) vCloud
11 1 (0.50%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 13 (6.53%) SCCM
2 11 (5.53%) WSUS
3 6 (3.02%) Backup Exec
4 5 (2.51%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.51%) Puppet
5 3 (1.51%) SCOM
6 2 (1.01%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.50%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.50%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.50%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 86 (43.22%) Microsoft
2 52 (26.13%) VMware
3 28 (14.07%) Citrix
4 21 (10.55%) Cisco
5 18 (9.05%) Apple
6 16 (8.04%) Symantec
6 16 (8.04%) HP
7 15 (7.54%) Dell
8 11 (5.53%) Fujitsu
9 8 (4.02%) Perforce
10 6 (3.02%) NetApp
11 5 (2.51%) Atlassian
11 5 (2.51%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.51%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (2.51%) Oracle
12 3 (1.51%) Tableau
12 3 (1.51%) McAfee
13 2 (1.01%) IBM
13 2 (1.01%) Juniper
13 2 (1.01%) Remedy
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