The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 5 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 256 385 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 20.21% 22.54% 17.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.32% 65.25% 61.77%
Number of salaries quoted 205 262 219
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
398 590 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 31.41% 34.54% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 329 422 323
Median salary £39,000 £41,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% +5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Oxfordshire region.

Windows Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Windows
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -7 73 £35,000 -13.58% 19
Abingdon -1 60 £32,500 -13.33% 8
Banbury +2 22 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Bicester 0 9 £80,000 +240.42%
Wallingford +7 6 £25,000 -37.50%
Kidlington - 5 £65,000 -
Thame +2 4 £31,250 -21.87%
Witney -3 1 £37,500 +47.05% 2
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £47,500 - 2
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 245 (45.04%) Microsoft
2 188 (34.56%) Windows Server
3 169 (31.07%) Active Directory
4 146 (26.84%) Linux
5 123 (22.61%) SQL Server
5 123 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
6 120 (22.06%) Degree
7 111 (20.40%) Python
8 110 (20.22%) C++
9 95 (17.46%) VMware
10 93 (17.10%) Java
11 90 (16.54%) C
11 90 (16.54%) Sophos
12 89 (16.36%) Office 365
13 88 (16.18%) SQL
14 86 (15.81%) Hyper-V
15 84 (15.44%) MS Excel
16 81 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
17 79 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
17 79 (14.52%) C#
17 79 (14.52%) Firewall
18 77 (14.15%) DNS
19 75 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
20 72 (13.24%) Software Engineering
21 69 (12.68%) DHCP
22 68 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
22 68 (12.50%) Computer Science
23 67 (12.32%) Cybersecurity
24 64 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
25 63 (11.58%) Windows Server 2008

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 48 (8.82%) Skype for Business
2 40 (7.35%) SharePoint
3 27 (4.96%) MS Exchange
4 19 (3.49%) CMS
4 19 (3.49%) IIS
5 15 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.74%) Kentico
7 3 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.37%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 84 (15.44%) MS Excel
2 54 (9.93%) MS Office
3 4 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 89 (16.36%) Office 365
2 81 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 79 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (4.60%) IaaS
5 24 (4.41%) PaaS
6 12 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.47%) Sumo Logic
8 7 (1.29%) SaaS
9 6 (1.10%) Dropbox
10 4 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.55%) SuccessFactors
11 3 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.18%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 79 (14.52%) Firewall
2 77 (14.15%) DNS
3 69 (12.68%) DHCP
4 46 (8.46%) TCP/IP
5 45 (8.27%) VPN
6 38 (6.99%) Wireless
7 36 (6.62%) Kerberos
7 36 (6.62%) LDAP
8 31 (5.70%) Network Security
8 31 (5.70%) WAN
9 29 (5.33%) LAN
9 29 (5.33%) SAN
10 25 (4.60%) Skype
11 23 (4.23%) VoIP
12 21 (3.86%) Cisco Wireless
13 18 (3.31%) Cisco ASA
14 17 (3.13%) Broadband
15 13 (2.39%) FTP
15 13 (2.39%) HTTP
15 13 (2.39%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (22.61%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.39%) Relational Database
3 9 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (1.47%) UniData
5 7 (1.29%) MySQL
5 7 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (0.92%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.74%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (0.55%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.37%) OLAP
10 2 (0.37%) OLTP
10 2 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.37%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 33 (6.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (5.33%) Metasploit
3 17 (3.13%) Selenium
4 13 (2.39%) Jenkins
5 12 (2.21%) Git (software)
6 11 (2.02%) JIRA
7 8 (1.47%) Subversion
8 7 (1.29%) HP UFT
8 7 (1.29%) Mocha
8 7 (1.29%) Zephyr
9 6 (1.10%) Ranorex
9 6 (1.10%) Visual Studio
10 5 (0.92%) LabVIEW
11 4 (0.74%) TestComplete
12 3 (0.55%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.55%) VectorCAST
13 2 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
13 2 (0.37%) TortoiseSVN
14 1 (0.18%) Xcode
General
1 63 (11.58%) Telecoms
2 49 (9.01%) Finance
3 15 (2.76%) Marketing
4 8 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 8 (1.47%) Publishing
5 7 (1.29%) Automotive
5 7 (1.29%) Banking
6 6 (1.10%) Games
6 6 (1.10%) Multimedia
6 6 (1.10%) Retail
7 5 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.74%) Back Office
9 3 (0.55%) Electronics
10 2 (0.37%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.37%) Local Government
11 1 (0.18%) Advertising
11 1 (0.18%) Czech Language
11 1 (0.18%) Legal
11 1 (0.18%) Slovak Language
Job Titles
1 125 (22.98%) Analyst
2 66 (12.13%) Tester
3 59 (10.85%) Developer
4 55 (10.11%) Support Engineer
5 49 (9.01%) IT Support
5 49 (9.01%) Software Engineer
6 47 (8.64%) Support Analyst
7 40 (7.35%) IT Analyst
8 39 (7.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 37 (6.80%) Penetration Tester
9 37 (6.80%) Security Analyst
9 37 (6.80%) Systems Engineer
10 32 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
11 30 (5.51%) Software Developer
12 29 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support
12 29 (5.33%) Senior Tester
13 28 (5.15%) Windows Engineer
14 27 (4.96%) Infrastructure Support
15 26 (4.78%) .NET Developer
15 26 (4.78%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (11.58%) .NET
2 57 (10.48%) Web Services
3 52 (9.56%) HTML
4 43 (7.90%) CSS
5 37 (6.80%) jQuery
6 27 (4.96%) ASP.NET
7 25 (4.60%) HTML5
8 19 (3.49%) WinForms
9 17 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 15 (2.76%) CSS3
10 15 (2.76%) Gherkin
10 15 (2.76%) Qt
11 13 (2.39%) Java EE
12 12 (2.21%) RESTful
13 11 (2.02%) SOAP
14 10 (1.84%) XML
15 6 (1.10%) Flash
15 6 (1.10%) WPF
16 5 (0.92%) STL
16 5 (0.92%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 68 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 40 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (5.15%) Data Centre
4 20 (3.68%) Management Information System
5 19 (3.49%) Clustering
5 19 (3.49%) PKI
6 17 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
7 15 (2.76%) Cyberthreat
8 14 (2.57%) Biotechnology
8 14 (2.57%) Mobile App
9 11 (2.02%) Enterprise Storage
9 11 (2.02%) Hybrid Cloud
9 11 (2.02%) Life Science
9 11 (2.02%) Replication
10 10 (1.84%) EMC VNX
11 9 (1.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 8 (1.47%) Private Cloud
12 8 (1.47%) Security Operations Centre
12 8 (1.47%) Virtual Team
13 6 (1.10%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 188 (34.56%) Windows Server
2 146 (26.84%) Linux
3 75 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 63 (11.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 53 (9.74%) Windows 7
6 45 (8.27%) Mac OS X
7 39 (7.17%) Windows 10
8 30 (5.51%) Unix
9 28 (5.15%) VxWorks
10 23 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 21 (3.86%) Apple iOS
12 19 (3.49%) Windows XP
13 15 (2.76%) Android
14 14 (2.57%) Windows 8
15 11 (2.02%) Mac OS
15 11 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 8 (1.47%) Windows Vista
17 5 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
18 4 (0.74%) Kali Linux
18 4 (0.74%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (13.24%) Software Engineering
3 68 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 67 (12.32%) Cybersecurity
5 52 (9.56%) Mentoring
6 46 (8.46%) ITIL
7 42 (7.72%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 40 (7.35%) SDLC
9 39 (7.17%) Coaching
10 37 (6.80%) Ethical Hacking
11 34 (6.25%) Pair Programming
11 34 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
12 32 (5.88%) Source Code Analysis
13 31 (5.70%) Continuous Improvement
14 30 (5.51%) Test Automation
15 28 (5.15%) Identity Management
15 28 (5.15%) Regression Testing
16 27 (4.96%) Test Scripting
17 24 (4.41%) MVC
18 23 (4.23%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 111 (20.40%) Python
2 110 (20.22%) C++
3 93 (17.10%) Java
4 90 (16.54%) C
5 88 (16.18%) SQL
6 79 (14.52%) C#
7 51 (9.38%) PowerShell
8 47 (8.64%) JavaScript
9 32 (5.88%) Bash Shell
9 32 (5.88%) T-SQL
10 29 (5.33%) Perl
11 23 (4.23%) VB.NET
12 8 (1.47%) PHP
13 7 (1.29%) Embedded C
14 5 (0.92%) VB
15 4 (0.74%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.74%) VBScript
16 3 (0.55%) Ruby
17 2 (0.37%) Assembly Language
17 2 (0.37%) VB6
Qualifications
1 120 (22.06%) Degree
2 50 (9.19%) Security Cleared
3 33 (6.07%) DV Cleared
4 31 (5.70%) ISTQB
5 30 (5.51%) ISEB
6 27 (4.96%) CEH
6 27 (4.96%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 26 (4.78%) GIAC
8 24 (4.41%) OSCP
9 20 (3.68%) GPEN
10 17 (3.13%) CCNA
11 16 (2.94%) CompTIA Security+
11 16 (2.94%) MCSE
11 16 (2.94%) Security+ Certification
12 15 (2.76%) CREST Certified
13 11 (2.02%) MCP
13 11 (2.02%) Network+ Certification
13 11 (2.02%) SANS
13 11 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.70%) QA
2 29 (5.33%) SLA
3 18 (3.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (2.02%) SSAE 16
5 4 (0.74%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.74%) ISO13485
6 2 (0.37%) DICOM
6 2 (0.37%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 169 (31.07%) Active Directory
2 86 (15.81%) Hyper-V
3 64 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (3.86%) vSphere
5 14 (2.57%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (2.02%) Xen
7 10 (1.84%) Terminal Services
7 10 (1.84%) VMware ESX
8 8 (1.47%) Forefront TMG
8 8 (1.47%) ISA Server
9 6 (1.10%) XenApp
10 4 (0.74%) Firmware
10 4 (0.74%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.37%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.37%) KVM
11 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.18%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 55 (10.11%) Nessus
1 55 (10.11%) Nmap
2 47 (8.64%) SCCM
3 40 (7.35%) SCOM
4 27 (4.96%) OpenVAS
5 18 (3.31%) Nagios
6 11 (2.02%) Microsoft Clustering
7 8 (1.47%) Ansible
7 8 (1.47%) logstash
7 8 (1.47%) WMI
8 7 (1.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 6 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (0.92%) Failover Clustering
10 5 (0.92%) Icinga
10 5 (0.92%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
11 4 (0.74%) NetBackup
11 4 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (0.74%) SmoothWall
12 3 (0.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 245 (45.04%) Microsoft
2 95 (17.46%) VMware
3 90 (16.54%) Sophos
4 52 (9.56%) Cisco
5 35 (6.43%) HP
6 34 (6.25%) Apple
7 29 (5.33%) SolarWinds
8 27 (4.96%) Qualys
9 25 (4.60%) Avaya
10 20 (3.68%) Oracle
11 19 (3.49%) Citrix
12 18 (3.31%) Juniper
13 16 (2.94%) CheckPoint
14 15 (2.76%) Coverity
14 15 (2.76%) F5
15 14 (2.57%) Polycom
16 12 (2.21%) EMC
16 12 (2.21%) Veeam
16 12 (2.21%) WatchGuard
17 11 (2.02%) Palo Alto
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Tony Timmins Associates
Salary: From £30,700 to £37,700 per annum + EXCELLENT Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Henderson Scott
Salary: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Progression, interesting work
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Bonus, Shares + Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Banbury
Volt
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + car + medical + great package
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Includes bonus, plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £65000 per annum + Exciting work, excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford
Opus Energy
Salary: £25000.0000 - £33000.0000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum Include bonus, plus benefits (holida
Posted: 6 days ago
Henley-on-Thames
Onelan Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £32,000 per year DOE
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Stratton HR
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + share options
Posted: 4 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Pitney Bowes
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wantage, Oxfordshire
Airbox Aerospace Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago