The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 13 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 260 244 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 17.68% 15.16% 16.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.75% 65.24% 70.42%
Number of salaries quoted 229 223 268
Average salary £40,000 £32,959 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.36% -16.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,750 £48,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Windows
South East

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
428 374 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.10% 23.24% 24.05%
Number of salaries quoted 366 327 370
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,450 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Windows
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +7 142 £40,000 +14.28% 18
Abingdon -4 23 £27,500 -16.66% 8
Banbury -5 12 £34,500 +25.45% 2
Witney +8 9 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Bicester +7 9 £47,500 -
Wallingford +11 2 £22,500 +21.62% 1
Thame 0 2 £32,500 +3.17%
Faringdon - 2 £37,500 -
Kidlington -5 1 - - 1
Eynsham - 1 £25,000 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £50,000 -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

1 178 (33.52%) Linux
2 175 (32.96%) Microsoft
3 150 (28.25%) VMware
4 144 (27.12%) Active Directory
5 137 (25.80%) SQL
6 110 (20.72%) C#
7 102 (19.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 98 (18.46%) Java
8 98 (18.46%) .NET
9 97 (18.27%) VMware Infrastructure
10 93 (17.51%) SQL Server
11 87 (16.38%) JavaScript
12 84 (15.82%) MS Excel
13 81 (15.25%) Python
14 80 (15.07%) Windows 7
15 74 (13.94%) Firewall
16 67 (12.62%) C++
16 67 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
17 65 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
18 64 (12.05%) OO
18 64 (12.05%) Computer Science
19 63 (11.86%) Degree
19 63 (11.86%) ITIL
19 63 (11.86%) MVC
20 60 (11.30%) CSS
21 59 (11.11%) ASP.NET
22 55 (10.36%) UNIX
22 55 (10.36%) Cisco Certification
23 53 (9.98%) DNS
24 52 (9.79%) CCNA

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 47 (8.85%) IIS
1 47 (8.85%) MS Exchange
2 39 (7.34%) Node.js
3 25 (4.71%) Apache
4 23 (4.33%) JBoss
5 19 (3.58%) SharePoint
6 15 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (1.51%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.13%) Lync
10 5 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.38%) Oracle UPK
12 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.38%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.38%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 84 (15.82%) MS Excel
2 51 (9.60%) MS Office
3 3 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.94%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.38%) Retail-J
2 2 (0.38%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (4.33%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (3.58%) Office 365
4 10 (1.88%) SaaS
5 6 (1.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.38%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 74 (13.94%) Firewall
2 53 (9.98%) DNS
3 49 (9.23%) WAN
4 45 (8.47%) DHCP
5 38 (7.16%) SAN
6 33 (6.21%) LAN
7 31 (5.84%) TCP/IP
8 23 (4.33%) Network Security
9 21 (3.95%) VLAN
10 20 (3.77%) Wireless
11 19 (3.58%) Internet
12 18 (3.39%) VoIP
13 15 (2.82%) VPN
14 10 (1.88%) MPLS
15 9 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (1.69%) Broadband
15 9 (1.69%) Ethernet
15 9 (1.69%) Modbus
16 8 (1.51%) Profibus
16 8 (1.51%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (17.51%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.65%) Relational Database
3 21 (3.95%) NoSQL
4 19 (3.58%) CouchDB
5 18 (3.39%) MongoDB
6 10 (1.88%) MySQL
7 7 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (0.94%) Big Data
9 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.38%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.38%) MS Access
11 2 (0.38%) Oracle OWB
11 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (0.38%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 34 (6.40%) Subversion
2 30 (5.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (5.27%) Git (software)
4 22 (4.14%) Eclipse
5 21 (3.95%) Maven
6 17 (3.20%) Visual Studio
7 16 (3.01%) Metasploit
8 14 (2.64%) NUnit
9 8 (1.51%) JIRA
10 7 (1.32%) Jenkins
11 5 (0.94%) MSTest
12 4 (0.75%) Rhino Mocks
12 4 (0.75%) Moq
12 4 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (0.75%) Selenium
12 4 (0.75%) WebDriver
12 4 (0.75%) Bugzilla
13 2 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (0.38%) Redmine
14 1 (0.19%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 48 (9.04%) Finance
2 13 (2.45%) Manufacturing
3 12 (2.26%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.51%) Automotive
5 7 (1.32%) Games
6 6 (1.13%) Retail
6 6 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (1.13%) Back Office
7 5 (0.94%) Electronics
8 4 (0.75%) Marketing
9 3 (0.56%) Billing
10 2 (0.38%) Local Government
10 2 (0.38%) Mandarin Language
10 2 (0.38%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.38%) Military
10 2 (0.38%) Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Avionics
11 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.19%) Advertising
11 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 112 (21.09%) Developer
2 78 (14.69%) Analyst
3 55 (10.36%) Support Engineer
4 54 (10.17%) Support Analyst
5 46 (8.66%) IT Support
6 45 (8.47%) Senior Developer
7 44 (8.29%) Software Engineer
8 37 (6.97%) Systems Engineer
9 35 (6.59%) Administrator
10 31 (5.84%) Architect
11 30 (5.65%) C# Developer
12 29 (5.46%) Systems Administrator
13 27 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support
14 25 (4.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 24 (4.52%) Java Developer
16 23 (4.33%) Applications Support
17 22 (4.14%) .NET Developer
17 22 (4.14%) Team Leader
18 18 (3.39%) Network Engineer
18 18 (3.39%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (18.46%) .NET
2 60 (11.30%) CSS
3 59 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 48 (9.04%) HTML
5 41 (7.72%) jQuery
6 28 (5.27%) WinForms
7 25 (4.71%) Spring
8 24 (4.52%) J2EE
9 23 (4.33%) Hibernate
10 22 (4.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 22 (4.14%) AngularJS
11 21 (3.95%) Grails
11 21 (3.95%) GWT
11 21 (3.95%) JSF
11 21 (3.95%) Java EE
11 21 (3.95%) JSON
11 21 (3.95%) EJB
11 21 (3.95%) JSP
11 21 (3.95%) Struts
11 21 (3.95%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 64 (12.05%) Computer Science
2 45 (8.47%) Data Centre
3 39 (7.34%) Enterprise Software
4 29 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (3.95%) Algorithms
6 14 (2.64%) Web 2.0
7 13 (2.45%) Statistics
7 13 (2.45%) Management Information System
8 12 (2.26%) Data Structures
8 12 (2.26%) User Experience
9 10 (1.88%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (1.51%) Robotics
11 7 (1.32%) Life Science
11 7 (1.32%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.32%) Public Cloud
12 6 (1.13%) iPhone
12 6 (1.13%) Blackberry
13 4 (0.75%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.75%) Clustering
13 4 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 178 (33.52%) Linux
2 102 (19.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 80 (15.07%) Windows 7
4 55 (10.36%) UNIX
5 50 (9.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (8.10%) Windows 8
7 37 (6.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 36 (6.78%) Apple iOS
9 26 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (3.95%) Windows XP
11 18 (3.39%) Android
12 15 (2.82%) CentOS
13 14 (2.64%) VxWorks
14 11 (2.07%) Windows Phone
15 8 (1.51%) Mac OS X
16 6 (1.13%) NetWare
16 6 (1.13%) Windows Vista
16 6 (1.13%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (0.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (12.05%) OO
3 63 (11.86%) ITIL
3 63 (11.86%) MVC
4 49 (9.23%) SDLC
5 46 (8.66%) TDD
6 40 (7.53%) Software Engineering
7 38 (7.16%) Open Source
8 36 (6.78%) UML
9 33 (6.21%) Mentoring
10 30 (5.65%) OOD
11 28 (5.27%) Project Management
12 26 (4.90%) DevOps
13 25 (4.71%) Scrum
14 24 (4.52%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (4.33%) Service Delivery
15 23 (4.33%) PRINCE2
16 21 (3.95%) Web Design
16 21 (3.95%) Technical Architecture
17 20 (3.77%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 137 (25.80%) SQL
2 110 (20.72%) C#
3 98 (18.46%) Java
4 87 (16.38%) JavaScript
5 81 (15.25%) Python
6 67 (12.62%) C++
7 36 (6.78%) PowerShell
8 34 (6.40%) C
9 28 (5.27%) PHP
10 24 (4.52%) Ruby
11 23 (4.33%) Scala
12 21 (3.95%) Objective-C
13 20 (3.77%) Perl
14 16 (3.01%) MATLAB
15 13 (2.45%) VB
16 12 (2.26%) T-SQL
17 10 (1.88%) VB6
18 9 (1.69%) Bash Shell
19 6 (1.13%) Groovy
20 5 (0.94%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 65 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (11.86%) Degree
3 55 (10.36%) Cisco Certification
4 52 (9.79%) CCNA
5 43 (8.10%) MCITP
6 34 (6.40%) Security Cleared
7 17 (3.20%) DV Cleared
8 16 (3.01%) SC Cleared
9 15 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (2.64%) MCSE
11 13 (2.45%) CCNP
11 13 (2.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 9 (1.69%) MCSA
13 8 (1.51%) MCP
13 8 (1.51%) CCIE
14 6 (1.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 2 (0.38%) JNCIA
16 2 (0.38%) MCTS
17 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.77%) SLA
2 16 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.56%) QA
4 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.19%) DICOM
System Software
1 144 (27.12%) Active Directory
2 97 (18.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (6.97%) Hyper-V
4 19 (3.58%) vSphere
5 11 (2.07%) VMware ESX
5 11 (2.07%) Firmware
6 6 (1.13%) Terminal Server
6 6 (1.13%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.75%) BitLocker
8 3 (0.56%) KVM
9 2 (0.38%) XenServer
10 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.19%) LXC
10 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 16 (3.01%) Nessus
2 14 (2.64%) Nmap
2 14 (2.64%) Puppet
3 11 (2.07%) SCCM
4 9 (1.69%) WSUS
4 9 (1.69%) Backup Exec
5 7 (1.32%) Cisco Prime
6 6 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (1.13%) SCOM
6 6 (1.13%) SCVMM
7 5 (0.94%) Nagios
7 5 (0.94%) SCDPM
8 4 (0.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (0.75%) SCSM
8 4 (0.75%) Windows Intune
9 3 (0.56%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.56%) Icinga
10 2 (0.38%) Rundeck
10 2 (0.38%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 175 (32.96%) Microsoft
2 150 (28.25%) VMware
3 49 (9.23%) Cisco
4 36 (6.78%) Citrix
5 28 (5.27%) Google
6 24 (4.52%) HP
7 23 (4.33%) Oracle
8 22 (4.14%) Juniper
9 21 (3.95%) IBM
10 20 (3.77%) Veeam
11 17 (3.20%) CommVault
12 16 (3.01%) Red Hat
13 11 (2.07%) Sophos
14 10 (1.88%) NetApp
15 7 (1.32%) Sony
15 7 (1.32%) Fujitsu
15 7 (1.32%) Apple
16 6 (1.13%) CheckPoint
16 6 (1.13%) SAP
16 6 (1.13%) 3PAR
Oxfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified highly competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £24000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55k - 70k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: On Application
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Volt
Salary: £200 - £201 per day + bonus and good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT People First
Salary: Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £16,000 - £20,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £48,000 + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago