The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 249 388 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.33% 21.17% 16.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.46% 72.80% 63.99%
Number of salaries quoted 225 369 230
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,150
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
449 533 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 24.04% 29.08% 25.37%
Number of salaries quoted 372 494 361
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 £24,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -16 95 £37,000 -7.50% 22
Abingdon -5 34 £37,500 +25.00% 9
Banbury +4 26 £25,000 -18.03% 1
Bicester -10 13 £45,000 +73.07% 3
Wantage +11 10 £23,500 -27.69%
Wallingford - 8 £34,607 - 3
Thame -4 6 £35,250 +48.42%
Witney -19 2 £24,000 -46.66% 1
Henley-on-Thames - 2 £38,750 - 1
Kidlington -3 1 £47,500 +18.75%
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 225 (46.20%) Microsoft
2 161 (33.06%) Active Directory
3 125 (25.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 124 (25.46%) SQL Server
5 120 (24.64%) .NET
6 113 (23.20%) VMware
7 111 (22.79%) SQL
8 103 (21.15%) Linux
9 100 (20.53%) MS Excel
10 93 (19.10%) Degree
11 86 (17.66%) MS Exchange
11 86 (17.66%) Windows 7
12 84 (17.25%) C#
13 83 (17.04%) VMware Infrastructure
14 80 (16.43%) MS Office
15 74 (15.20%) C++
16 73 (14.99%) Software Engineering
17 70 (14.37%) DNS
18 64 (13.14%) Citrix
19 61 (12.53%) SAN
19 61 (12.53%) Windows Server 2003
20 59 (12.11%) C
21 58 (11.91%) Windows Server 2012
22 57 (11.70%) ASP.NET
23 54 (11.09%) Java
24 53 (10.88%) Python
25 50 (10.27%) Firewall
26 48 (9.86%) Windows 8
27 47 (9.65%) Computer Science
28 46 (9.45%) Cisco

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 86 (17.66%) MS Exchange
2 40 (8.21%) IIS
3 32 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (4.11%) SharePoint
5 17 (3.49%) Lync
6 15 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (2.26%) Apache
8 11 (2.26%) SAS
9 9 (1.85%) Drupal
10 8 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (1.23%) WordPress
12 5 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (1.03%) Confluence
13 4 (0.82%) Node.js
13 4 (0.82%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.62%) SugarCRM
14 3 (0.62%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 100 (20.53%) MS Excel
2 80 (16.43%) MS Office
3 10 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.82%) Simulink
5 3 (0.62%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.41%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.03%) Teamcenter
3 2 (0.41%) Magento
3 2 (0.41%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.54%) Office 365
2 18 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.64%) Heroku
4 4 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.62%) GitHub
5 3 (0.62%) PaaS
6 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.21%) IaaS
6 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (14.37%) DNS
2 61 (12.53%) SAN
3 50 (10.27%) Firewall
4 41 (8.42%) TCP/IP
5 38 (7.80%) DHCP
6 29 (5.95%) WAN
7 26 (5.34%) VLAN
7 26 (5.34%) LAN
7 26 (5.34%) Internet
8 21 (4.31%) Wireless
9 20 (4.11%) iSCSI
10 17 (3.49%) VPN
11 14 (2.87%) HTTP
12 13 (2.67%) Network Security
13 10 (2.05%) VoIP
13 10 (2.05%) Wireshark
14 9 (1.85%) LDAP
15 7 (1.44%) Intrusion Detection
15 7 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
16 6 (1.23%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (25.46%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 25 (5.13%) MySQL
4 17 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.23%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.03%) MariaDB
9 4 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.62%) QlikView
10 3 (0.62%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.41%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.41%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (4.31%) JIRA
2 19 (3.90%) Visual Studio
3 18 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (2.87%) Jenkins
5 13 (2.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 11 (2.26%) Git (software)
7 8 (1.64%) Gerrit
7 8 (1.64%) Ant
7 8 (1.64%) InstallShield
7 8 (1.64%) Maven
8 7 (1.44%) NUnit
9 6 (1.23%) Subversion
10 5 (1.03%) Rhino Mocks
10 5 (1.03%) Moq
10 5 (1.03%) MSTest
11 4 (0.82%) Mercurial
11 4 (0.82%) Metasploit
12 3 (0.62%) Selenium
13 2 (0.41%) PHPUnit
13 2 (0.41%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (7.60%) Finance
2 35 (7.19%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.46%) Marketing
4 11 (2.26%) Electronics
4 11 (2.26%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.64%) Automotive
5 8 (1.64%) Law
6 6 (1.23%) Banking
7 5 (1.03%) French Language
7 5 (1.03%) Retail
8 4 (0.82%) Billing
9 3 (0.62%) Games
10 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.41%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.41%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.41%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.21%) Avionics
11 1 (0.21%) Military
11 1 (0.21%) Back Office
11 1 (0.21%) Legal
Job Titles
1 76 (15.61%) Analyst
1 76 (15.61%) Support Engineer
2 73 (14.99%) Developer
3 59 (12.11%) IT Support
4 47 (9.65%) Software Engineer
5 45 (9.24%) Systems Engineer
6 43 (8.83%) Support Analyst
7 41 (8.42%) Administrator
8 35 (7.19%) Software Developer
9 34 (6.98%) Consultant
10 30 (6.16%) 2nd Line Support
11 28 (5.75%) Systems Administrator
11 28 (5.75%) Junior
12 25 (5.13%) .NET Developer
13 21 (4.31%) IT Support Analyst
13 21 (4.31%) Applications Support
14 19 (3.90%) IT Support Engineer
15 18 (3.70%) Network Engineer
16 17 (3.49%) Graduate
17 16 (3.29%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (24.64%) .NET
2 57 (11.70%) ASP.NET
3 43 (8.83%) HTML
4 29 (5.95%) .NET Framework
5 24 (4.93%) XML
6 23 (4.72%) WCF
7 21 (4.31%) WPF
7 21 (4.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (3.90%) CSS
9 15 (3.08%) Web Services
10 9 (1.85%) Silverlight
10 9 (1.85%) JSON
10 9 (1.85%) Ajax
10 9 (1.85%) HTML5
11 8 (1.64%) REST
12 6 (1.23%) Razor View Engine
12 6 (1.23%) ADSI
12 6 (1.23%) WinForms
12 6 (1.23%) jQuery
13 5 (1.03%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.65%) Computer Science
2 23 (4.72%) Clustering
3 18 (3.70%) Mathematics
4 10 (2.05%) Thin Client
4 10 (2.05%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.05%) SCADA
4 10 (2.05%) Fat Client
4 10 (2.05%) Video Conferencing
5 8 (1.64%) Open Source
6 7 (1.44%) Enterprise Storage
6 7 (1.44%) CAN bus
6 7 (1.44%) Social Media
7 6 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.23%) Physics
8 5 (1.03%) Wiki
8 5 (1.03%) Tandem
8 5 (1.03%) Device Driver
8 5 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (0.62%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 125 (25.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 103 (21.15%) Linux
3 86 (17.66%) Windows 7
4 61 (12.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 58 (11.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 48 (9.86%) Windows 8
7 35 (7.19%) Windows XP
8 21 (4.31%) UNIX
9 14 (2.87%) Android
10 11 (2.26%) Apple iOS
11 9 (1.85%) Mac OS
12 8 (1.64%) Debian
13 7 (1.44%) Windows 2000 Server
13 7 (1.44%) Windows XP Embedded
14 5 (1.03%) CentOS
14 5 (1.03%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.82%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.62%) Solaris
16 3 (0.62%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (14.99%) Software Engineering
2 39 (8.01%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (7.80%) OO
4 27 (5.54%) ITIL
5 26 (5.34%) Reverse Engineering
5 26 (5.34%) MVC
6 21 (4.31%) Configuration Management
7 19 (3.90%) Project Management
8 18 (3.70%) Static Code Analysis
9 17 (3.49%) Cyber Security
9 17 (3.49%) TDD
9 17 (3.49%) CRM
9 17 (3.49%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (3.08%) E-Commerce
10 15 (3.08%) ERP
11 14 (2.87%) Service Delivery
12 12 (2.46%) CAD
12 12 (2.46%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (2.26%) Migration
13 11 (2.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 111 (22.79%) SQL
2 84 (17.25%) C#
3 74 (15.20%) C++
4 59 (12.11%) C
5 54 (11.09%) Java
6 53 (10.88%) Python
7 40 (8.21%) Perl
8 39 (8.01%) JavaScript
9 25 (5.13%) T-SQL
10 23 (4.72%) VB.NET
11 16 (3.29%) PHP
12 15 (3.08%) Ruby
13 14 (2.87%) PowerShell
14 13 (2.67%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.44%) Assembly Language
16 6 (1.23%) VBScript
16 6 (1.23%) Shell Script
17 5 (1.03%) MATLAB
18 4 (0.82%) Apex Code
19 3 (0.62%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 93 (19.10%) Degree
2 45 (9.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (6.78%) MCSE
4 31 (6.37%) Security Cleared
5 26 (5.34%) MCITP
6 23 (4.72%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (4.52%) SC Cleared
8 20 (4.11%) DV Cleared
9 14 (2.87%) CCNA
10 11 (2.26%) MCP
10 11 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (1.85%) CCNP
12 8 (1.64%) MCSA
13 6 (1.23%) ISEB
13 6 (1.23%) CCDP
13 6 (1.23%) MCTS
14 5 (1.03%) CISSP
14 5 (1.03%) CCA
14 5 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (8.01%) QA
2 14 (2.87%) SLA
3 3 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 161 (33.06%) Active Directory
2 83 (17.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (9.45%) Hyper-V
4 38 (7.80%) XenDesktop
5 37 (7.60%) XenApp
6 35 (7.19%) vSphere
7 13 (2.67%) XenServer
8 11 (2.26%) Terminal Services
9 7 (1.44%) Xen
9 7 (1.44%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (1.23%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.21%) KVM
12 1 (0.21%) vCloud
12 1 (0.21%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 27 (5.54%) SCCM
2 14 (2.87%) Backup Exec
3 13 (2.67%) Puppet
4 11 (2.26%) WSUS
5 10 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (1.85%) SCOM
7 6 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.62%) Nessus
9 2 (0.41%) SCDPM
9 2 (0.41%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.41%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.21%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.21%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.21%) SCSM
10 1 (0.21%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.21%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 225 (46.20%) Microsoft
2 113 (23.20%) VMware
3 64 (13.14%) Citrix
4 46 (9.45%) Cisco
5 32 (6.57%) HP
6 29 (5.95%) Apple
7 27 (5.54%) Symantec
8 21 (4.31%) Dell
9 18 (3.70%) Coverity
10 14 (2.87%) Oracle
11 13 (2.67%) Wind River
12 11 (2.26%) Fujitsu
13 10 (2.05%) IBM
13 10 (2.05%) NetApp
14 9 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (1.85%) Red Hat
15 8 (1.64%) Perforce
16 7 (1.44%) WatchGuard
16 7 (1.44%) EMC
16 7 (1.44%) Veeam
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Research Councils UK
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Pitney Bowes Software Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
ITF Solutions
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Parker White Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £28k - £33k per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £28k - £33k per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust
Salary: £25,783 - £34,530 pa depending on qualifications and experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust
Salary: From £25,783 to £34,530 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £36000 - £40000 Per Annum On call allowance.
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago