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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 361 252 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 21.96% 17.89% 14.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.00% 63.80% 51.39%
Number of salaries quoted 244 224 192
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +10.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
573 395 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 34.85% 28.03% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 414 326 339
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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 -5 139 £41,250 +5.76% 16
Abingdon +2 95 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Banbury -2 30 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Bicester +1 12 £23,500 -55.23% 1
Witney -1 8 £37,500 +97.36% 4
Thame 0 6 £39,000 +6.12% 4
Wallingford +1 4 £37,500 +56.25%
Chinnor - 4 - -
Wantage -3 3 £40,000 -19.19%
Faringdon - 2 £35,000 -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 270 (39.47%) Windows Server
2 225 (32.89%) Active Directory
3 212 (30.99%) Microsoft
4 170 (24.85%) SQL Server
5 150 (21.93%) C#
5 150 (21.93%) Linux
6 140 (20.47%) Java
7 136 (19.88%) Python
8 131 (19.15%) C++
9 130 (19.01%) Windows Server 2012
10 129 (18.86%) SQL
11 127 (18.57%) Windows 7
12 118 (17.25%) MS Office
13 115 (16.81%) Windows Server 2008
14 111 (16.23%) Degree
15 104 (15.20%) Agile Software Development
16 102 (14.91%) .NET
17 101 (14.77%) VMware
18 94 (13.74%) JavaScript
18 94 (13.74%) Finance
19 90 (13.16%) MS Excel
20 89 (13.01%) IIS
21 87 (12.72%) Security Cleared
22 84 (12.28%) Sophos
22 84 (12.28%) Computer Science
23 81 (11.84%) HTML
24 80 (11.70%) Firewall
25 77 (11.26%) Software Engineering
26 75 (10.96%) CSS
27 70 (10.23%) ASP.NET

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 89 (13.01%) IIS
2 49 (7.16%) MS Exchange
3 31 (4.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 27 (3.95%) SharePoint
5 25 (3.65%) CMS
6 23 (3.36%) Kentico
7 20 (2.92%) Node.js
8 18 (2.63%) Apache
9 17 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2007
9 17 (2.49%) Tomcat
10 12 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (1.17%) Lync
12 5 (0.73%) ArcGIS
12 5 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.58%) Confluence
14 3 (0.44%) JBoss
15 2 (0.29%) Apache Solr
15 2 (0.29%) MQSeries
16 1 (0.15%) ColdFusion
16 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 118 (17.25%) MS Office
2 90 (13.16%) MS Excel
3 11 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.15%) MS Project
5 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.44%) Adaptiv
3 3 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 39 (5.70%) Office 365
2 36 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (1.75%) SaaS
5 8 (1.17%) IaaS
6 7 (1.02%) PaaS
7 6 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.58%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.58%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.44%) Dropbox
11 2 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.29%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.29%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 80 (11.70%) Firewall
2 54 (7.89%) Network Security
3 52 (7.60%) DNS
4 51 (7.46%) SAN
5 49 (7.16%) TCP/IP
6 46 (6.73%) VPN
7 40 (5.85%) Internet
8 36 (5.26%) DHCP
9 28 (4.09%) LAN
10 26 (3.80%) WAN
11 19 (2.78%) Broadband
11 19 (2.78%) VoIP
11 19 (2.78%) Wireless
12 18 (2.63%) iSCSI
13 14 (2.05%) SSL
14 13 (1.90%) Intranet
15 11 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
16 10 (1.46%) LDAP
17 8 (1.17%) ADSL
17 8 (1.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (24.85%) SQL Server
2 42 (6.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (5.12%) NoSQL
3 35 (5.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 31 (4.53%) MySQL
5 15 (2.19%) Big Data
5 15 (2.19%) Relational Database
5 15 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (2.05%) SQL Server 2014
7 12 (1.75%) CouchDB
7 12 (1.75%) Data Mining
7 12 (1.75%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 8 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.58%) GIS
10 2 (0.29%) MS Access
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.29%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.15%) DB2
Development Applications
1 70 (10.23%) Subversion
2 69 (10.09%) Git (software)
3 35 (5.12%) Metasploit
4 29 (4.24%) Visual Studio
5 23 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (2.34%) Bugzilla
6 16 (2.34%) PEAR
6 16 (2.34%) Trac
7 15 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 14 (2.05%) PHPUnit
9 12 (1.75%) JIRA
10 11 (1.61%) Maven
11 9 (1.32%) JUnit
11 9 (1.32%) Selenium
12 8 (1.17%) Jenkins
12 8 (1.17%) TeamCity
12 8 (1.17%) TestComplete
13 6 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (0.88%) WinDbg
14 5 (0.73%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 94 (13.74%) Finance
2 55 (8.04%) Telecoms
3 26 (3.80%) Pharmaceutical
4 25 (3.65%) Marketing
5 23 (3.36%) Banking
6 12 (1.75%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.61%) Electronics
8 10 (1.46%) Publishing
9 9 (1.32%) Back Office
10 7 (1.02%) Games
11 6 (0.88%) Advertising
11 6 (0.88%) Billing
11 6 (0.88%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.88%) Military
12 5 (0.73%) Legal
12 5 (0.73%) Retail
13 4 (0.58%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.29%) Avionics
14 2 (0.29%) Law
15 1 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 117 (17.11%) Developer
2 109 (15.94%) Analyst
3 77 (11.26%) IT Support
4 66 (9.65%) Support Engineer
5 63 (9.21%) Support Analyst
6 59 (8.63%) Administrator
7 55 (8.04%) Systems Administrator
8 51 (7.46%) Software Engineer
9 41 (5.99%) IT Analyst
9 41 (5.99%) IT Support Analyst
10 40 (5.85%) IT Engineer
11 37 (5.41%) C# Developer
12 36 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Analyst
12 36 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 36 (5.26%) Security Analyst
13 34 (4.97%) IT Support Engineer
13 34 (4.97%) Software Developer
14 31 (4.53%) Tester
15 26 (3.80%) Linux Administrator
15 26 (3.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (14.91%) .NET
2 81 (11.84%) HTML
3 75 (10.96%) CSS
4 70 (10.23%) ASP.NET
5 42 (6.14%) jQuery
6 36 (5.26%) Web Services
7 24 (3.51%) HTML5
8 22 (3.22%) LAMP
9 19 (2.78%) Ajax
10 16 (2.34%) CakePHP
10 16 (2.34%) Symfony
11 15 (2.19%) AngularJS
12 13 (1.90%) .NET Framework
12 13 (1.90%) CSS3
12 13 (1.90%) RESTful
13 12 (1.75%) Backbone.js
13 12 (1.75%) KnockoutJS
13 12 (1.75%) WinForms
13 12 (1.75%) XML
14 11 (1.61%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 84 (12.28%) Computer Science
2 47 (6.87%) Data Centre
3 37 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (4.39%) Algorithms
5 20 (2.92%) Driving Licence
6 19 (2.78%) Clustering
6 19 (2.78%) Mobile App
7 18 (2.63%) Social Network
8 17 (2.49%) Embedded Systems
9 16 (2.34%) EqualLogic
10 15 (2.19%) Data Structures
11 14 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (1.90%) Management Information System
12 13 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
12 13 (1.90%) Xbox
13 12 (1.75%) Biotechnology
13 12 (1.75%) Blackberry
13 12 (1.75%) iPhone
14 9 (1.32%) Robotics
15 6 (0.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 270 (39.47%) Windows Server
2 150 (21.93%) Linux
3 130 (19.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 127 (18.57%) Windows 7
5 115 (16.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 67 (9.80%) Windows 8
7 59 (8.63%) Windows XP
8 43 (6.29%) Android
9 40 (5.85%) Unix
10 35 (5.12%) VxWorks
11 31 (4.53%) CentOS
12 25 (3.65%) Windows 2000 Server
13 23 (3.36%) Windows Phone
13 23 (3.36%) Windows Server 2003
14 18 (2.63%) Ubuntu
15 16 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 15 (2.19%) Mac OS X
17 14 (2.05%) Apple iOS
17 14 (2.05%) Windows CE
18 12 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (15.20%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (11.26%) Software Engineering
3 62 (9.06%) ITIL
4 56 (8.19%) Penetration Testing
5 52 (7.60%) Continuous Integration
5 52 (7.60%) OO
6 44 (6.43%) Cybersecurity
7 43 (6.29%) Scrum
8 42 (6.14%) Ethical Hacking
9 39 (5.70%) Web Application Development
10 37 (5.41%) Information Security
10 37 (5.41%) Project Management
11 34 (4.97%) Continuous Improvement
11 34 (4.97%) Mentoring
12 33 (4.82%) Open Source
13 30 (4.39%) E-Commerce
13 30 (4.39%) TDD
14 29 (4.24%) Service Delivery
15 28 (4.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 27 (3.95%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 150 (21.93%) C#
2 140 (20.47%) Java
3 136 (19.88%) Python
4 131 (19.15%) C++
5 129 (18.86%) SQL
6 94 (13.74%) JavaScript
7 63 (9.21%) C
8 47 (6.87%) PHP
9 46 (6.73%) PowerShell
10 42 (6.14%) Perl
11 41 (5.99%) T-SQL
12 21 (3.07%) Ruby
13 17 (2.49%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.02%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.02%) VC++
15 5 (0.73%) MATLAB
15 5 (0.73%) VB
15 5 (0.73%) VBA
16 4 (0.58%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 111 (16.23%) Degree
2 87 (12.72%) Security Cleared
3 56 (8.19%) DV Cleared
4 37 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (3.95%) CCNA
5 27 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (3.95%) SC Cleared
6 22 (3.22%) MCSE
7 17 (2.49%) BPSS Clearance
7 17 (2.49%) CEH
7 17 (2.49%) CREST Certified
7 17 (2.49%) GIAC
7 17 (2.49%) OSCP
8 13 (1.90%) MCITP
9 8 (1.17%) CCNP
9 8 (1.17%) MCSA
10 6 (0.88%) GPEN
10 6 (0.88%) MCP
11 5 (0.73%) CCIE
11 5 (0.73%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (6.43%) QA
2 18 (2.63%) SLA
3 5 (0.73%) GxP
3 5 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.58%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.15%) COBIT
5 1 (0.15%) COSO
5 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 225 (32.89%) Active Directory
2 63 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (8.48%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.02%) KVM
4 7 (1.02%) Terminal Services
4 7 (1.02%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.73%) vSphere
6 4 (0.58%) Samba
6 4 (0.58%) XenServer
7 3 (0.44%) Docker
7 3 (0.44%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (0.44%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.44%) NFS
7 3 (0.44%) Terminal Server
7 3 (0.44%) VMware Server
7 3 (0.44%) XenApp
8 2 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.29%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 56 (8.19%) Nessus
1 56 (8.19%) Nmap
2 28 (4.09%) Puppet
3 23 (3.36%) SCCM
4 21 (3.07%) OpenVAS
5 20 (2.92%) Nagios
6 19 (2.78%) WSUS
7 8 (1.17%) Windows Intune
8 7 (1.02%) Backup Exec
9 6 (0.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 6 (0.88%) Rundeck
9 6 (0.88%) SCOM
9 6 (0.88%) SCVMM
9 6 (0.88%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.58%) Icinga
11 3 (0.44%) EMC NetWorker
11 3 (0.44%) Legato
11 3 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
12 2 (0.29%) NetBackup
13 1 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 212 (30.99%) Microsoft
2 101 (14.77%) VMware
3 84 (12.28%) Sophos
4 41 (5.99%) Citrix
5 33 (4.82%) Cisco
6 28 (4.09%) Dell
7 24 (3.51%) Avaya
8 21 (3.07%) Qualys
9 19 (2.78%) Coverity
10 16 (2.34%) Fortinet
11 15 (2.19%) CheckPoint
12 13 (1.90%) Google
13 12 (1.75%) Apple
13 12 (1.75%) CommVault
13 12 (1.75%) Progress
14 11 (1.61%) HP
14 11 (1.61%) Veeam
15 10 (1.46%) Juniper
15 10 (1.46%) Oracle
15 10 (1.46%) Siemens
Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum + Training + Career progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £350000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
OxFORD Asset Management
Salary: From £40,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £49500.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Perks
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, plus Bonus, 27 days holiday, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £31000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Thame
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago