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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 255 398 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 19.29% 21.10% 16.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.81% 67.00% 63.43%
Number of salaries quoted 203 303 222
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
406 594 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 30.71% 31.50% 25.23%
Number of salaries quoted 337 450 327
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +20.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -4 71 £33,500 -18.29% 14
Abingdon -1 59 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Banbury -1 23 £48,500 +61.66% 1
Thame +2 6 £37,500 -6.25%
Bicester -3 6 £47,500 +102.12% 1
Witney -5 6 £30,000 +23.71%
Faringdon +1 2 £35,000 +2.94%
Wantage -1 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Wallingford -2 1 £19,000 -52.50% 1
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £47,500 -
Kidlington - 1 £50,000 -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 226 (41.77%) Microsoft
2 171 (31.61%) Linux
3 160 (29.57%) C++
4 152 (28.10%) Windows Server
5 143 (26.43%) Active Directory
6 137 (25.32%) Python
7 134 (24.77%) C
8 123 (22.74%) Java
9 115 (21.26%) Agile Software Development
10 101 (18.67%) Degree
11 93 (17.19%) Software Engineering
12 91 (16.82%) Penetration Testing
13 90 (16.64%) SQL Server
14 86 (15.90%) Sophos
15 85 (15.71%) VMware
16 84 (15.53%) Telecoms
17 80 (14.79%) Nmap
17 80 (14.79%) Nessus
17 80 (14.79%) Office 365
18 78 (14.42%) SQL
19 77 (14.23%) C#
20 76 (14.05%) Cybersecurity
21 73 (13.49%) Security Cleared
22 71 (13.12%) Firewall
23 69 (12.75%) MS Excel
24 65 (12.01%) Microsoft Azure
25 62 (11.46%) Amazon AWS
26 61 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
27 60 (11.09%) Computer Science
27 60 (11.09%) Web Services

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 (7.76%) SharePoint
2 29 (5.36%) MS Exchange
3 27 (4.99%) Skype for Business
4 14 (2.59%) CMS
5 13 (2.40%) IIS
6 10 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.74%) Kentico
8 3 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.37%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 69 (12.75%) MS Excel
2 49 (9.06%) MS Office
3 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 80 (14.79%) Office 365
2 65 (12.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (11.46%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (2.40%) IaaS
5 13 (2.40%) PaaS
6 8 (1.48%) Dropbox
7 5 (0.92%) SaaS
7 5 (0.92%) Sumo Logic
8 4 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 71 (13.12%) Firewall
2 58 (10.72%) DNS
3 54 (9.98%) DHCP
4 45 (8.32%) TCP/IP
5 26 (4.81%) SAN
5 26 (4.81%) VPN
5 26 (4.81%) Wireless
6 24 (4.44%) VoIP
6 24 (4.44%) WAN
7 22 (4.07%) LAN
7 22 (4.07%) Network Security
8 20 (3.70%) Broadband
9 18 (3.33%) Kerberos
9 18 (3.33%) LDAP
10 15 (2.77%) LTE
11 14 (2.59%) Internet
12 13 (2.40%) Cisco Wireless
13 12 (2.22%) BGP
13 12 (2.22%) OSPF
13 12 (2.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (16.64%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.14%) Relational Database
3 13 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 8 (1.48%) NoSQL
4 8 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.29%) MySQL
5 7 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (1.11%) UniData
7 5 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (0.92%) OLAP
7 5 (0.92%) OLTP
7 5 (0.92%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (0.92%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.92%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 38 (7.02%) Metasploit
2 24 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (2.77%) Git (software)
4 14 (2.59%) Jenkins
5 12 (2.22%) Selenium
6 11 (2.03%) Subversion
6 11 (2.03%) Visual Studio
7 8 (1.48%) Mocha
8 6 (1.11%) Ranorex
9 5 (0.92%) JIRA
9 5 (0.92%) LabVIEW
10 3 (0.55%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (0.55%) TestComplete
10 3 (0.55%) VectorCAST
11 2 (0.37%) HP UFT
11 2 (0.37%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.37%) TortoiseSVN
11 2 (0.37%) Xcode
11 2 (0.37%) Zephyr
12 1 (0.18%) NUnit
General
1 84 (15.53%) Telecoms
2 45 (8.32%) Finance
3 12 (2.22%) Marketing
4 7 (1.29%) Automotive
5 6 (1.11%) Games
5 6 (1.11%) Multimedia
5 6 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (0.92%) Back Office
6 5 (0.92%) Banking
6 5 (0.92%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.55%) Electronics
7 3 (0.55%) Publishing
8 2 (0.37%) Advertising
8 2 (0.37%) Local Government
8 2 (0.37%) Retail
9 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 147 (27.17%) Analyst
2 73 (13.49%) Tester
3 71 (13.12%) Software Engineer
4 55 (10.17%) Developer
4 55 (10.17%) Support Analyst
5 54 (9.98%) Security Analyst
6 52 (9.61%) Penetration Tester
6 52 (9.61%) Support Engineer
7 49 (9.06%) IT Support
8 43 (7.95%) Senior Analyst
9 42 (7.76%) IT Analyst
10 34 (6.28%) Senior Software Engineer
11 33 (6.10%) Windows Engineer
11 33 (6.10%) Windows Support Analyst
12 32 (5.91%) Security Tester
13 31 (5.73%) Security Penetration Tester
13 31 (5.73%) Systems Engineer
14 30 (5.55%) Administrator
15 29 (5.36%) Cybersecurity Analyst
16 28 (5.18%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (11.09%) Web Services
2 58 (10.72%) .NET
3 44 (8.13%) HTML
4 34 (6.28%) CSS
5 31 (5.73%) jQuery
6 27 (4.99%) ASP.NET
7 26 (4.81%) Qt
8 24 (4.44%) HTML5
9 17 (3.14%) CSS3
10 14 (2.59%) Java EE
11 13 (2.40%) RESTful
12 12 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 12 (2.22%) SOAP
12 12 (2.22%) WinForms
13 11 (2.03%) Gherkin
14 7 (1.29%) XML
15 6 (1.11%) Flash
16 5 (0.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 5 (0.92%) STL
17 4 (0.74%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 60 (11.09%) Computer Science
2 35 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.73%) Embedded Systems
4 24 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 23 (4.25%) Data Centre
6 18 (3.33%) Clustering
7 12 (2.22%) Life Science
8 11 (2.03%) Cyberthreat
8 11 (2.03%) PKI
9 10 (1.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 9 (1.66%) Biotechnology
11 8 (1.48%) Driving Licence
11 8 (1.48%) Private Cloud
11 8 (1.48%) Visualisation
12 7 (1.29%) Enterprise Storage
12 7 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
13 6 (1.11%) Mobile App
13 6 (1.11%) Online Games
13 6 (1.11%) Replication
14 5 (0.92%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 171 (31.61%) Linux
2 152 (28.10%) Windows Server
3 60 (11.09%) Windows 7
4 54 (9.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 53 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 51 (9.43%) Windows 10
7 41 (7.58%) Mac OS X
8 37 (6.84%) VxWorks
9 25 (4.62%) Unix
10 21 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (3.51%) Windows 8
12 16 (2.96%) Windows XP
13 15 (2.77%) Mac OS
14 13 (2.40%) Apple iOS
15 9 (1.66%) Android
16 6 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 6 (1.11%) Windows Vista
17 5 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
18 4 (0.74%) NetWare
19 3 (0.55%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (21.26%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (17.19%) Software Engineering
3 91 (16.82%) Penetration Testing
4 76 (14.05%) Cybersecurity
5 56 (10.35%) ITIL
6 51 (9.43%) Ethical Hacking
6 51 (9.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 48 (8.87%) Mentoring
8 44 (8.13%) Coaching
9 40 (7.39%) Pair Programming
9 40 (7.39%) Source Code Analysis
10 32 (5.91%) Test Automation
11 31 (5.73%) SDLC
12 28 (5.18%) OWASP
12 28 (5.18%) Root Cause Analysis
13 26 (4.81%) Software Testing
14 24 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
15 23 (4.25%) Data Protection
15 23 (4.25%) Secure Coding
16 21 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 160 (29.57%) C++
2 137 (25.32%) Python
3 134 (24.77%) C
4 123 (22.74%) Java
5 78 (14.42%) SQL
6 77 (14.23%) C#
7 47 (8.69%) PowerShell
8 46 (8.50%) JavaScript
9 39 (7.21%) Bash Shell
9 39 (7.21%) Perl
10 25 (4.62%) T-SQL
11 18 (3.33%) VB.NET
12 11 (2.03%) MATLAB
13 9 (1.66%) Embedded C
14 7 (1.29%) Ruby
15 5 (0.92%) PHP
16 2 (0.37%) Assembly Language
16 2 (0.37%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.37%) VB
16 2 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 101 (18.67%) Degree
2 73 (13.49%) Security Cleared
3 51 (9.43%) DV Cleared
4 36 (6.65%) CEH
5 35 (6.47%) GIAC
6 33 (6.10%) OSCP
7 26 (4.81%) GPEN
8 25 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (4.44%) ISEB
10 22 (4.07%) ISTQB
11 20 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (3.33%) CREST Certified
13 15 (2.77%) MCSE
14 13 (2.40%) CCNA
15 12 (2.22%) CompTIA Security+
15 12 (2.22%) Security+ Certification
16 9 (1.66%) Network+ Certification
17 8 (1.48%) SANS
17 8 (1.48%) SC Cleared
18 7 (1.29%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.44%) SLA
2 15 (2.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (2.59%) QA
4 10 (1.85%) ISO 9001
4 10 (1.85%) ISO13485
5 8 (1.48%) DICOM
5 8 (1.48%) SSAE 16
6 2 (0.37%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 143 (26.43%) Active Directory
2 61 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (11.09%) Hyper-V
4 23 (4.25%) Virtual Machines
5 20 (3.70%) vSphere
6 11 (2.03%) VMware ESX
7 8 (1.48%) Forefront TMG
7 8 (1.48%) ISA Server
7 8 (1.48%) Xen
8 7 (1.29%) Firmware
9 5 (0.92%) KVM
9 5 (0.92%) Terminal Server
9 5 (0.92%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.74%) XenApp
11 2 (0.37%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.18%) Docker
12 1 (0.18%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 80 (14.79%) Nessus
1 80 (14.79%) Nmap
2 41 (7.58%) OpenVAS
3 24 (4.44%) SCCM
4 21 (3.88%) SCOM
5 15 (2.77%) Nagios
6 10 (1.85%) Ansible
7 9 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (1.48%) NetBackup
9 7 (1.29%) Backup Exec
9 7 (1.29%) Microsoft Clustering
10 6 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
11 5 (0.92%) Failover Clustering
11 5 (0.92%) Icinga
11 5 (0.92%) logstash
11 5 (0.92%) Puppet
11 5 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 5 (0.92%) WMI
12 4 (0.74%) SCVMM
12 4 (0.74%) WSUS
Vendors
1 226 (41.77%) Microsoft
2 86 (15.90%) Sophos
3 85 (15.71%) VMware
4 43 (7.95%) Cisco
4 43 (7.95%) Qualys
5 29 (5.36%) HP
6 27 (4.99%) Coverity
7 23 (4.25%) Apple
8 22 (4.07%) SolarWinds
9 21 (3.88%) Oracle
10 15 (2.77%) Avaya
10 15 (2.77%) NetApp
11 14 (2.59%) Juniper
12 12 (2.22%) CheckPoint
12 12 (2.22%) Citrix
13 11 (2.03%) Polycom
14 10 (1.85%) F5
15 9 (1.66%) 3PAR
15 9 (1.66%) CommVault
16 8 (1.48%) Novell
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Progression, interesting work
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £38k - 42k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + £5,000 On-Call
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £65000 per annum + Exciting work, excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Michael Page International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + car, pension, additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
MMR Research Worldwide
Salary: From £21,000 to £24,000 per annum dependent on skillset
Posted: 15 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Excellent benefits including bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM plc
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + car/car allowance, benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxfordshire
Prospectus
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Great package
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Pamoja education
Salary: Excellent salary and working environment
Posted: 25 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The Oxford Partnership
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 23 days ago