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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 128 90 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 16.75% 12.55% 15.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.11% 58.82% 57.83%
Number of salaries quoted 114 84 127
Average salary £41,000 £32,959 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.39% -19.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
241 153 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 31.54% 21.34% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 179 141 215
Average salary £41,000 £32,750 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.19% -24.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,900 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 August 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Oxford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 93 (37.96%) Microsoft
2 87 (35.51%) Linux
3 74 (30.20%) Active Directory
4 70 (28.57%) SQL
5 55 (22.45%) VMware
6 53 (21.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 53 (21.63%) Windows 7
7 52 (21.22%) JavaScript
8 49 (20.00%) C#
9 47 (19.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 46 (18.78%) Java
11 41 (16.73%) Python
12 40 (16.33%) .NET
13 39 (15.92%) Agile Software Development
14 38 (15.51%) OO
15 37 (15.10%) VMware Infrastructure
15 37 (15.10%) Windows 8
16 36 (14.69%) MCITP
16 36 (14.69%) SQL Server
16 36 (14.69%) Firewall
17 34 (13.88%) Computer Science
18 33 (13.47%) CSS
19 32 (13.06%) CCNA
19 32 (13.06%) Cisco Certification
20 31 (12.65%) ITIL
20 31 (12.65%) HTML
20 31 (12.65%) Degree
21 30 (12.24%) UNIX
21 30 (12.24%) MS Office
21 30 (12.24%) MS Excel

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 26 (10.61%) IIS
2 23 (9.39%) Node.js
3 18 (7.35%) MS Exchange
4 15 (6.12%) Apache
5 14 (5.71%) JBoss
6 6 (2.45%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.82%) Kentico
8 2 (0.82%) Lync
8 2 (0.82%) CMS
8 2 (0.82%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.41%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.41%) nginx
9 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (12.24%) MS Office
1 30 (12.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.41%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.08%) Office 365
3 9 (3.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.63%) PaaS
5 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (14.69%) Firewall
2 21 (8.57%) DNS
3 20 (8.16%) DHCP
3 20 (8.16%) TCP/IP
4 19 (7.76%) LAN
5 17 (6.94%) WAN
6 14 (5.71%) VLAN
7 13 (5.31%) SAN
8 8 (3.27%) Wireless
9 7 (2.86%) VoIP
10 6 (2.45%) VPN
10 6 (2.45%) Intranet
10 6 (2.45%) IPsec
11 5 (2.04%) MPLS
11 5 (2.04%) BIG-IP
12 4 (1.63%) Internet
12 4 (1.63%) Ethernet
12 4 (1.63%) Network Security
12 4 (1.63%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (1.63%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (14.69%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.53%) Relational Database
3 9 (3.67%) NoSQL
3 9 (3.67%) CouchDB
4 8 (3.27%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.22%) MySQL
7 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.82%) Big Data
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.41%) HBase
8 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (6.94%) Subversion
2 14 (5.71%) Eclipse
2 14 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 13 (5.31%) Maven
4 7 (2.86%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.63%) Selenium
5 4 (1.63%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.63%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.82%) MSTest
6 2 (0.82%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (0.82%) Moq
6 2 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.82%) Bugzilla
6 2 (0.82%) NUnit
7 1 (0.41%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.41%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.41%) Hudson
7 1 (0.41%) Redmine
7 1 (0.41%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 7 (2.86%) Back Office
2 6 (2.45%) Finance
3 5 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.22%) Automotive
5 2 (0.82%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.82%) Games
5 2 (0.82%) Banking
5 2 (0.82%) Retail
5 2 (0.82%) Marketing
6 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.41%) Electronics
6 1 (0.41%) Advertising
6 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 51 (20.82%) Developer
2 30 (12.24%) Analyst
3 28 (11.43%) Support Analyst
3 28 (11.43%) IT Support
4 26 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 25 (10.20%) Software Engineer
6 22 (8.98%) Support Engineer
7 17 (6.94%) Team Leader
8 15 (6.12%) Java Developer
8 15 (6.12%) Senior Developer
8 15 (6.12%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (5.71%) Windows Support Engineer
9 14 (5.71%) Desktop Support
10 13 (5.31%) Trainer
10 13 (5.31%) Support Team Leader
11 12 (4.90%) Server Support
11 12 (4.90%) Applications Support
11 12 (4.90%) Applications Support Analyst
11 12 (4.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (4.49%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (16.33%) .NET
2 33 (13.47%) CSS
3 31 (12.65%) HTML
4 27 (11.02%) ASP.NET
5 23 (9.39%) jQuery
6 15 (6.12%) J2EE
7 14 (5.71%) Spring
7 14 (5.71%) Hibernate
8 13 (5.31%) Java EE
8 13 (5.31%) JSON
8 13 (5.31%) Grails
8 13 (5.31%) GWT
8 13 (5.31%) JSF
8 13 (5.31%) Ajax
8 13 (5.31%) J2ME
8 13 (5.31%) J2SE
8 13 (5.31%) JavaBeans
8 13 (5.31%) EJB
8 13 (5.31%) JSP
8 13 (5.31%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.88%) Computer Science
2 24 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (6.94%) Algorithms
4 12 (4.90%) Web 2.0
5 10 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.08%) Data Structures
6 9 (3.67%) Private Cloud
7 8 (3.27%) Statistics
8 6 (2.45%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.04%) Data Centre
9 5 (2.04%) Life Science
10 4 (1.63%) Enterprise Cloud
11 3 (1.22%) User Experience
11 3 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (1.22%) iPhone
11 3 (1.22%) Clustering
11 3 (1.22%) Robotics
11 3 (1.22%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.82%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 87 (35.51%) Linux
2 53 (21.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 53 (21.63%) Windows 7
3 37 (15.10%) Windows 8
4 30 (12.24%) UNIX
5 27 (11.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (6.53%) Apple iOS
8 12 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (3.27%) Windows Phone
10 7 (2.86%) Windows XP
11 6 (2.45%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (2.04%) CentOS
12 5 (2.04%) Android
13 2 (0.82%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.82%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.41%) AIX
14 1 (0.41%) Solaris
14 1 (0.41%) zOS
14 1 (0.41%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (15.92%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (15.51%) OO
3 31 (12.65%) ITIL
4 30 (12.24%) MVC
5 28 (11.43%) SDLC
6 25 (10.20%) Mentoring
6 25 (10.20%) Open Source
7 22 (8.98%) Software Engineering
8 18 (7.35%) TDD
8 18 (7.35%) UML
9 15 (6.12%) Web Design
9 15 (6.12%) Asset Management
9 15 (6.12%) Server Building
9 15 (6.12%) DevOps
10 14 (5.71%) Software Delivery
11 13 (5.31%) Service Delivery
11 13 (5.31%) E-Commerce
12 12 (4.90%) OOD
12 12 (4.90%) Scrum
13 10 (4.08%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 70 (28.57%) SQL
2 52 (21.22%) JavaScript
3 49 (20.00%) C#
4 46 (18.78%) Java
5 41 (16.73%) Python
6 20 (8.16%) PHP
7 19 (7.76%) C++
8 18 (7.35%) PowerShell
9 13 (5.31%) Scala
9 13 (5.31%) Objective-C
10 11 (4.49%) Ruby
10 11 (4.49%) T-SQL
11 7 (2.86%) Perl
12 6 (2.45%) C
12 6 (2.45%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.41%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.41%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (19.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (14.69%) MCITP
3 32 (13.06%) CCNA
3 32 (13.06%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (12.65%) Degree
5 17 (6.94%) SC Cleared
5 17 (6.94%) Security Cleared
6 13 (5.31%) MCSE
7 8 (3.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.04%) MCSA
9 4 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.22%) CCNP
11 2 (0.82%) MCP
11 2 (0.82%) CCIE
11 2 (0.82%) MCTS
12 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.41%) PhD
12 1 (0.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.41%) SLA
1 1 (0.41%) DICOM
System Software
1 74 (30.20%) Active Directory
2 37 (15.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (7.76%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.45%) BitLocker
4 6 (2.45%) Terminal Services
4 6 (2.45%) VMware ESX
4 6 (2.45%) vSphere
5 2 (0.82%) Firmware
6 1 (0.41%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.41%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.41%) KVM
6 1 (0.41%) LXC
6 1 (0.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (4.90%) SCCM
2 10 (4.08%) SCVMM
3 9 (3.67%) Windows Intune
3 9 (3.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 8 (3.27%) SCOM
5 7 (2.86%) WSUS
5 7 (2.86%) SCDPM
6 6 (2.45%) SCSM
7 5 (2.04%) Puppet
8 2 (0.82%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.41%) Ansible
9 1 (0.41%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.41%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.41%) Nagios
9 1 (0.41%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 93 (37.96%) Microsoft
2 55 (22.45%) VMware
3 15 (6.12%) Google
4 14 (5.71%) Citrix
5 11 (4.49%) Cisco
6 8 (3.27%) IBM
7 7 (2.86%) Oracle
7 7 (2.86%) PeopleSoft
7 7 (2.86%) SAP
7 7 (2.86%) CheckPoint
8 6 (2.45%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.04%) F5
10 4 (1.63%) Sony
10 4 (1.63%) Fujitsu
10 4 (1.63%) Apple
10 4 (1.63%) Sage
10 4 (1.63%) HP
10 4 (1.63%) CommVault
11 3 (1.22%) Dell
11 3 (1.22%) Progress
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