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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 16 5
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 271 245 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 17.79% 13.43% 21.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.82% 55.56% 74.66%
Number of salaries quoted 237 223 364
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,207 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
453 441 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.74% 24.18% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 352 370 476
Average salary £40,500 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.45% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +18 134 £44,500 +27.14% 16
Abingdon +7 36 £38,000 +1.33% 4
Banbury -3 20 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Henley-on-Thames +6 5 £41,000 +5.80% 1
Wallingford -10 5 £21,500 -37.87%
Witney +17 4 £43,750 +82.29% 3
Wantage -1 3 £42,500 +80.85%
Kidlington -1 3 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Chinnor - 3 - -
Bicester +2 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 182 (34.93%) Linux
2 165 (31.67%) VMware
3 141 (27.06%) SQL
4 132 (25.34%) Microsoft
5 117 (22.46%) .NET
6 115 (22.07%) SQL Server
7 107 (20.54%) Active Directory
8 102 (19.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 100 (19.19%) C#
10 92 (17.66%) VMware Infrastructure
11 89 (17.08%) Cisco
12 88 (16.89%) Java
13 87 (16.70%) Python
14 86 (16.51%) JavaScript
15 79 (15.16%) ASP.NET
16 78 (14.97%) OO
17 76 (14.59%) MS Excel
18 74 (14.20%) Computer Science
19 72 (13.82%) Degree
19 72 (13.82%) Firewall
20 69 (13.24%) CSS
21 68 (13.05%) Windows 7
22 64 (12.28%) MVC
23 61 (11.71%) Agile Software Development
24 60 (11.52%) SAN
25 58 (11.13%) Windows Server 2012
26 55 (10.56%) WAN
26 55 (10.56%) UNIX
27 54 (10.36%) C++
28 53 (10.17%) HTML

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 46 (8.83%) MS Exchange
2 37 (7.10%) Node.js
3 30 (5.76%) IIS
4 27 (5.18%) SharePoint
5 24 (4.61%) Apache
6 15 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (2.50%) JBoss
8 12 (2.30%) Lync
8 12 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (1.34%) Tomcat
12 6 (1.15%) IBM Notes
12 6 (1.15%) Lotus Domino
13 2 (0.38%) WordPress
13 2 (0.38%) Oracle UPK
14 1 (0.19%) Kentico
14 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.19%) CMS
14 1 (0.19%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 76 (14.59%) MS Excel
2 33 (6.33%) MS Office
3 3 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) MS Project
5 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (1.54%) Retail-J
2 5 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.77%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.38%) BPCS
4 2 (0.38%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 2 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 37 (7.10%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (5.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (4.22%) SaaS
4 10 (1.92%) Office 365
5 8 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.77%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.38%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 72 (13.82%) Firewall
2 60 (11.52%) SAN
3 55 (10.56%) WAN
4 43 (8.25%) DNS
5 28 (5.37%) DHCP
6 25 (4.80%) LAN
7 24 (4.61%) Internet
8 23 (4.41%) Network Security
9 20 (3.84%) SMTP
10 19 (3.65%) VLAN
11 18 (3.45%) Wireless
12 15 (2.88%) TCP/IP
13 14 (2.69%) MPLS
14 12 (2.30%) VoIP
15 11 (2.11%) HTTP
15 11 (2.11%) IP Telephony
16 10 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
17 9 (1.73%) VPN
17 9 (1.73%) SSL
17 9 (1.73%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (22.07%) SQL Server
2 35 (6.72%) NoSQL
3 26 (4.99%) CouchDB
3 26 (4.99%) MongoDB
4 24 (4.61%) Relational Database
5 17 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.15%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.15%) Big Data
10 4 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.77%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (0.77%) MySQL
10 4 (0.77%) Oracle OWB
11 3 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.38%) MS Access
12 2 (0.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 37 (7.10%) Subversion
2 36 (6.91%) Git (software)
3 26 (4.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (4.03%) NUnit
5 15 (2.88%) Eclipse
6 13 (2.50%) Maven
7 9 (1.73%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.77%) JIRA
8 4 (0.77%) Selenium
8 4 (0.77%) WebDriver
8 4 (0.77%) MSTest
9 3 (0.58%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (0.58%) Moq
9 3 (0.58%) Bugzilla
9 3 (0.58%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.38%) Redmine
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.19%) MSI
11 1 (0.19%) InstallShield
General
1 31 (5.95%) Finance
2 23 (4.41%) Retail
3 8 (1.54%) Electronics
4 6 (1.15%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (1.15%) Manufacturing
4 6 (1.15%) Marketing
5 5 (0.96%) German Language
5 5 (0.96%) Games
5 5 (0.96%) Advertising
6 4 (0.77%) French Language
7 3 (0.58%) Military
7 3 (0.58%) Avionics
7 3 (0.58%) Mandarin Language
8 2 (0.38%) Billing
8 2 (0.38%) Local Government
8 2 (0.38%) Publishing
8 2 (0.38%) Back Office
9 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 120 (23.03%) Developer
2 61 (11.71%) Support Engineer
3 51 (9.79%) Analyst
4 48 (9.21%) Administrator
4 48 (9.21%) .NET Developer
5 45 (8.64%) C# Developer
5 45 (8.64%) Architect
6 44 (8.45%) Support Analyst
7 42 (8.06%) IT Support
8 37 (7.10%) Systems Administrator
9 33 (6.33%) Software Engineer
10 31 (5.95%) C# .NET Developer
11 30 (5.76%) Senior Developer
12 24 (4.61%) Network Engineer
12 24 (4.61%) Solutions Architect
13 23 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
13 23 (4.41%) Junior
14 22 (4.22%) 2nd Line Support
14 22 (4.22%) ASP.NET Developer
15 21 (4.03%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (22.46%) .NET
2 79 (15.16%) ASP.NET
3 69 (13.24%) CSS
4 53 (10.17%) HTML
5 52 (9.98%) jQuery
6 29 (5.57%) Ajax
7 28 (5.37%) LAMP
7 28 (5.37%) XML
7 28 (5.37%) AngularJS
8 24 (4.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (4.41%) Spring
10 18 (3.45%) LINQ
11 16 (3.07%) WinForms
11 16 (3.07%) Hibernate
12 15 (2.88%) Middleware
12 15 (2.88%) .NET Framework
12 15 (2.88%) Entity Framework
13 14 (2.69%) Razor View Engine
13 14 (2.69%) J2EE
14 13 (2.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 74 (14.20%) Computer Science
2 51 (9.79%) Open Source
3 43 (8.25%) Enterprise Software
4 37 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (3.26%) Public Cloud
5 17 (3.26%) Web 2.0
6 16 (3.07%) Blackberry
6 16 (3.07%) iPhone
7 15 (2.88%) Algorithms
8 9 (1.73%) Physics
9 8 (1.54%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.54%) User Experience
10 7 (1.34%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.34%) EqualLogic
11 6 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (1.15%) Statistics
11 6 (1.15%) EPoS
11 6 (1.15%) GIS
11 6 (1.15%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.96%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 182 (34.93%) Linux
2 102 (19.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 68 (13.05%) Windows 7
4 58 (11.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 55 (10.56%) UNIX
6 33 (6.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 31 (5.95%) CentOS
7 31 (5.95%) Android
7 31 (5.95%) Apple iOS
8 27 (5.18%) Windows 8
9 22 (4.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (4.03%) Windows Phone
11 20 (3.84%) Windows XP
12 18 (3.45%) Ubuntu
13 16 (3.07%) Solaris
14 14 (2.69%) Mac OS X
15 11 (2.11%) Debian
16 7 (1.34%) Windows Vista
17 5 (0.96%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.96%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (14.97%) OO
2 64 (12.28%) MVC
3 61 (11.71%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (9.02%) Software Engineering
5 45 (8.64%) Project Management
6 44 (8.45%) ITIL
7 39 (7.49%) Technical Architecture
8 37 (7.10%) UML
9 36 (6.91%) TDD
10 32 (6.14%) OOD
11 29 (5.57%) Mentoring
12 27 (5.18%) PRINCE2
13 26 (4.99%) Unit Testing
14 25 (4.80%) Load Balancing
14 25 (4.80%) Image Processing
15 24 (4.61%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (4.61%) Business Intelligence
16 22 (4.22%) Migration
16 22 (4.22%) E-Commerce
17 20 (3.84%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 141 (27.06%) SQL
2 100 (19.19%) C#
3 88 (16.89%) Java
4 87 (16.70%) Python
5 86 (16.51%) JavaScript
6 54 (10.36%) C++
7 43 (8.25%) Ruby
8 35 (6.72%) Perl
9 24 (4.61%) MATLAB
10 23 (4.41%) PHP
11 22 (4.22%) PowerShell
12 20 (3.84%) Scala
13 19 (3.65%) Objective-C
14 17 (3.26%) T-SQL
15 14 (2.69%) C
16 12 (2.30%) VB
17 8 (1.54%) Bash Shell
18 7 (1.34%) Clojure
18 7 (1.34%) XQuery
19 5 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 72 (13.82%) Degree
2 47 (9.02%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (7.68%) CCNA
4 34 (6.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (3.65%) CCNP
6 15 (2.88%) MCITP
7 13 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (2.30%) CCIE
9 11 (2.11%) MCP
10 10 (1.92%) MCSE
11 9 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 8 (1.54%) Security Cleared
13 7 (1.34%) PhD
14 6 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 5 (0.96%) PMI Certification
15 5 (0.96%) SC Cleared
16 4 (0.77%) JNCIA
17 3 (0.58%) DV Cleared
17 3 (0.58%) ISTQB
18 1 (0.19%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (4.03%) SLA
3 5 (0.96%) QA
4 4 (0.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 107 (20.54%) Active Directory
2 92 (17.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (7.10%) Hyper-V
4 20 (3.84%) vSphere
5 9 (1.73%) Firmware
6 6 (1.15%) Terminal Server
7 4 (0.77%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.77%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.38%) KVM
8 2 (0.38%) XenApp
8 2 (0.38%) XenServer
9 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 21 (4.03%) Puppet
2 11 (2.11%) Cisco Prime
3 9 (1.73%) SCCM
4 6 (1.15%) Nagios
4 6 (1.15%) Backup Exec
4 6 (1.15%) Icinga
5 5 (0.96%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (0.96%) Legato
6 4 (0.77%) Cacti
6 4 (0.77%) Zenoss
6 4 (0.77%) SCOM
7 3 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.58%) WSUS
8 2 (0.38%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.38%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.19%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.19%) Nessus
9 1 (0.19%) DameWare
9 1 (0.19%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 165 (31.67%) VMware
2 132 (25.34%) Microsoft
3 89 (17.08%) Cisco
4 46 (8.83%) Juniper
5 32 (6.14%) Oracle
6 29 (5.57%) IBM
7 27 (5.18%) Veeam
8 26 (4.99%) CommVault
9 25 (4.80%) Citrix
9 25 (4.80%) HP
9 25 (4.80%) Red Hat
10 24 (4.61%) Google
11 16 (3.07%) Dell
12 13 (2.50%) Sophos
12 13 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (2.11%) Apple
14 9 (1.73%) NetApp
14 9 (1.73%) CheckPoint
15 8 (1.54%) Fortinet
16 6 (1.15%) 3PAR
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£65,000 to £70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £35-45k + Car + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
INVESCO
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £33000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £28,000 + Car + Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford
OHO Group
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago