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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 276 251 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.79% 15.73% 14.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.23% 60.34% 63.13%
Number of salaries quoted 200 210 191
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +28.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £46,345
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +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
466 416 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 31.72% 26.07% 22.24%
Number of salaries quoted 352 311 297
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,050 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 25 September 2016.

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 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +1 92 £40,000 -2.43% 9
Abingdon +2 84 £42,500 +8.97% 7
Banbury +7 33 £48,500 +76.36% 4
Faringdon -4 2 £35,000 - 1
Witney -4 2 £29,000 -42.00% 4
Thame +14 1 £50,000 +138.09% 1
Kidlington -2 1 £25,000 -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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.

1 274 (42.02%) Microsoft
2 222 (34.05%) C++
3 195 (29.91%) Linux
4 182 (27.91%) Java
5 178 (27.30%) Python
6 170 (26.07%) Agile Software Development
7 169 (25.92%) Windows Server
8 168 (25.77%) C
9 141 (21.63%) Software Engineering
10 140 (21.47%) Active Directory
11 125 (19.17%) Sophos
12 116 (17.79%) C#
13 109 (16.72%) MS Excel
14 102 (15.64%) SQL Server
15 95 (14.57%) Degree
16 94 (14.42%) VMware
17 92 (14.11%) Windows 7
18 91 (13.96%) Penetration Testing
19 90 (13.80%) Nmap
19 90 (13.80%) Nessus
20 89 (13.65%) Telecoms
21 84 (12.88%) .NET
21 84 (12.88%) Security Cleared
22 80 (12.27%) SQL
23 77 (11.81%) MS Office
23 77 (11.81%) Pair Programming
24 75 (11.50%) Coaching
25 71 (10.89%) Mentoring
26 70 (10.74%) Windows Server 2012
27 68 (10.43%) Office 365

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 42 (6.44%) SharePoint
2 40 (6.13%) MS Exchange
3 16 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (2.30%) IIS
5 14 (2.15%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.07%) CMS
6 7 (1.07%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.46%) Kentico
8 2 (0.31%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.31%) Jetty
8 2 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 109 (16.72%) MS Excel
2 77 (11.81%) MS Office
3 4 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.31%) Siemens NX
4 2 (0.31%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.31%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 68 (10.43%) Office 365
2 65 (9.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (7.67%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (4.45%) SaaS
5 11 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.92%) GitHub
8 6 (0.92%) IaaS
8 6 (0.92%) PaaS
9 4 (0.61%) Dropbox
10 2 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.15%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 54 (8.28%) Firewall
2 45 (6.90%) DNS
3 39 (5.98%) TCP/IP
4 37 (5.67%) DHCP
5 33 (5.06%) SAN
6 25 (3.83%) Internet
7 23 (3.53%) Broadband
8 19 (2.91%) VPN
9 18 (2.76%) VoIP
10 17 (2.61%) WAN
11 16 (2.45%) LTE
12 14 (2.15%) SMTP
13 13 (1.99%) BGP
13 13 (1.99%) OSPF
14 11 (1.69%) LAN
15 10 (1.53%) FTP
15 10 (1.53%) HTTP
15 10 (1.53%) Network Security
16 7 (1.07%) IP Telephony
16 7 (1.07%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (15.64%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.45%) NoSQL
3 18 (2.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 18 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (2.45%) Big Data
5 14 (2.15%) SQL Server 2014
6 13 (1.99%) Relational Database
7 12 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (1.38%) Data Mining
8 9 (1.38%) MySQL
8 9 (1.38%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.23%) MongoDB
10 7 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (0.77%) OLAP
12 5 (0.77%) OLTP
12 5 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (0.77%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 46 (7.06%) Metasploit
2 32 (4.91%) Git (software)
3 19 (2.91%) Visual Studio
4 18 (2.76%) TeamCity
5 16 (2.45%) Jenkins
6 14 (2.15%) MSTest
7 11 (1.69%) NUnit
8 10 (1.53%) Moq
8 10 (1.53%) Rhino Mocks
8 10 (1.53%) Selenium
9 8 (1.23%) Subversion
10 7 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (0.92%) Bitbucket
11 6 (0.92%) Maven
11 6 (0.92%) VectorCAST
12 5 (0.77%) Ranorex
13 4 (0.61%) Mocha
14 3 (0.46%) Talend Open Studio
15 2 (0.31%) LabVIEW
General
1 89 (13.65%) Telecoms
2 41 (6.29%) Finance
3 9 (1.38%) Automotive
3 9 (1.38%) Marketing
4 8 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (0.77%) Back Office
5 5 (0.77%) Electronics
5 5 (0.77%) Games
5 5 (0.77%) Manufacturing
5 5 (0.77%) Multimedia
6 3 (0.46%) Banking
7 2 (0.31%) Publishing
8 1 (0.15%) Advertising
8 1 (0.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 160 (24.54%) Analyst
2 115 (17.64%) Software Engineer
3 67 (10.28%) Support Analyst
4 66 (10.12%) Developer
5 64 (9.82%) Tester
6 61 (9.36%) Security Analyst
6 61 (9.36%) Support Engineer
7 50 (7.67%) Senior Software Engineer
8 44 (6.75%) Penetration Tester
9 43 (6.60%) Windows Support Analyst
10 39 (5.98%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 39 (5.98%) Windows Engineer
11 36 (5.52%) C++ Software Engineer
12 33 (5.06%) Server Engineer
12 33 (5.06%) Server Support
13 31 (4.75%) IT Analyst
13 31 (4.75%) Systems Engineer
14 29 (4.45%) IT Support
14 29 (4.45%) Java Engineer
14 29 (4.45%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (12.88%) .NET
2 51 (7.82%) Web Services
3 31 (4.75%) HTML
4 26 (3.99%) ASP.NET
4 26 (3.99%) jQuery
5 23 (3.53%) Qt
6 21 (3.22%) CSS
7 17 (2.61%) HTML5
7 17 (2.61%) Node.js
8 16 (2.45%) AngularJS
8 16 (2.45%) Middleware
9 14 (2.15%) Java EE
10 13 (1.99%) CSS3
10 13 (1.99%) RESTful
11 12 (1.84%) XML
12 11 (1.69%) WinForms
13 10 (1.53%) Castle Windsor
13 10 (1.53%) Ninject
13 10 (1.53%) Spring.NET
13 10 (1.53%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 58 (8.90%) Computer Science
2 48 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (5.37%) Enterprise Software
4 34 (5.21%) Embedded Systems
5 29 (4.45%) Driving Licence
6 22 (3.37%) Management Information System
7 16 (2.45%) Data Centre
8 14 (2.15%) Clustering
9 12 (1.84%) Visualisation
10 11 (1.69%) Device Driver
10 11 (1.69%) Virtual Team
11 10 (1.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 10 (1.53%) Inversion of Control
11 10 (1.53%) Private Cloud
12 9 (1.38%) Mathematics
12 9 (1.38%) Social Network
13 8 (1.23%) Life Science
14 6 (0.92%) iPhone
15 5 (0.77%) Biotechnology
15 5 (0.77%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 195 (29.91%) Linux
2 169 (25.92%) Windows Server
3 92 (14.11%) Windows 7
4 70 (10.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 61 (9.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 51 (7.82%) Windows 10
7 46 (7.06%) Mac OS X
8 45 (6.90%) VxWorks
8 45 (6.90%) Windows 8
9 27 (4.14%) Unix
10 20 (3.07%) Android
11 16 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (1.84%) Mac OS
12 12 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (1.84%) Windows XP
13 8 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
14 7 (1.07%) Apple iOS
14 7 (1.07%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.31%) HPUX
15 2 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (26.07%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (21.63%) Software Engineering
3 91 (13.96%) Penetration Testing
4 77 (11.81%) Pair Programming
5 75 (11.50%) Coaching
6 71 (10.89%) Mentoring
7 68 (10.43%) Cybersecurity
8 60 (9.20%) ITIL
9 55 (8.44%) Ethical Hacking
9 55 (8.44%) Test Automation
10 47 (7.21%) Continuous Improvement
11 45 (6.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 44 (6.75%) Source Code Analysis
13 42 (6.44%) Regression Testing
14 40 (6.13%) Data Protection
14 40 (6.13%) DevOps
15 38 (5.83%) Secure Coding
16 35 (5.37%) Cross-Platform Development
17 34 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
18 32 (4.91%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 222 (34.05%) C++
2 182 (27.91%) Java
3 178 (27.30%) Python
4 168 (25.77%) C
5 116 (17.79%) C#
6 80 (12.27%) SQL
7 55 (8.44%) JavaScript
8 47 (7.21%) PowerShell
9 43 (6.60%) Perl
10 38 (5.83%) Bash Shell
11 15 (2.30%) Embedded C
11 15 (2.30%) T-SQL
12 13 (1.99%) MATLAB
13 11 (1.69%) Ruby
14 8 (1.23%) PHP
15 5 (0.77%) Assembly Language
16 4 (0.61%) VC++
17 2 (0.31%) VB.NET
18 1 (0.15%) Embedded C++
18 1 (0.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 95 (14.57%) Degree
2 84 (12.88%) Security Cleared
3 67 (10.28%) DV Cleared
4 38 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 35 (5.37%) CEH
6 32 (4.91%) GIAC
6 32 (4.91%) OSCP
7 21 (3.22%) GPEN
7 21 (3.22%) MCSE
8 19 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (2.76%) CCNA
10 17 (2.61%) ISEB
11 16 (2.45%) CREST Certified
12 12 (1.84%) ISTQB
13 11 (1.69%) MCSA
14 8 (1.23%) MCITP
14 8 (1.23%) MCP
15 7 (1.07%) SC Cleared
16 6 (0.92%) CCNP
16 6 (0.92%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (7.21%) QA
2 35 (5.37%) SLA
3 12 (1.84%) ISO 9001
3 12 (1.84%) ISO13485
4 10 (1.53%) DICOM
5 7 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.46%) COBIT
7 2 (0.31%) COSO
7 2 (0.31%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.15%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 140 (21.47%) Active Directory
2 64 (9.82%) Hyper-V
3 61 (9.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (3.53%) vSphere
5 21 (3.22%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (1.99%) Docker
7 9 (1.38%) Terminal Server
8 6 (0.92%) Firmware
8 6 (0.92%) KVM
8 6 (0.92%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.61%) Xen
10 3 (0.46%) Shibboleth
11 2 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.31%) XenApp
12 1 (0.15%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 90 (13.80%) Nessus
1 90 (13.80%) Nmap
2 42 (6.44%) OpenVAS
3 27 (4.14%) SCCM
4 23 (3.53%) Backup Exec
5 21 (3.22%) Icinga
6 19 (2.91%) WSUS
7 16 (2.45%) Ansible
7 16 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (2.15%) SCOM
9 10 (1.53%) Simpana
10 9 (1.38%) Nagios
10 9 (1.38%) Norton AntiVirus
11 8 (1.23%) Puppet
12 5 (0.77%) HAProxy
13 4 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
13 4 (0.61%) HP Data Protector
13 4 (0.61%) NetBackup
14 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Clustering
15 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 274 (42.02%) Microsoft
2 125 (19.17%) Sophos
3 94 (14.42%) VMware
4 44 (6.75%) Qualys
5 42 (6.44%) Cisco
6 31 (4.75%) Coverity
7 22 (3.37%) NetApp
7 22 (3.37%) Symantec
8 20 (3.07%) Veeam
9 18 (2.76%) Avaya
9 18 (2.76%) HP
9 18 (2.76%) Oracle
10 17 (2.61%) CommVault
11 12 (1.84%) Dell
12 11 (1.69%) Red Hat
12 11 (1.69%) SolarWinds
13 10 (1.53%) Apple
13 10 (1.53%) Twitter
14 9 (1.38%) IBM
14 9 (1.38%) Juniper
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + training, development
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £22,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + excellent pension scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + Pension & Private Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Witney
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Diamond Light Source
Posted: 23 days ago
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Quarterly Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 16 days ago