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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 16 4
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 249 235 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 17.71% 13.33% 22.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.43% 54.02% 73.18%
Number of salaries quoted 217 206 391
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +2.81%
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
419 435 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.80% 24.67% 30.71%
Number of salaries quoted 325 342 519
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +12 128 £44,500 +20.27% 20
Abingdon +8 30 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Banbury -4 23 £45,000 +73.07%
Henley-on-Thames +11 7 £41,000 +5.80% 2
Wallingford -12 7 £24,000 -30.54%
Bicester +18 6 £42,500 -5.55%
Witney +16 1 £36,000 +0.69% 2
Chinnor - 1 - - 1
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 169 (33.14%) Linux
2 158 (30.98%) VMware
3 151 (29.61%) Microsoft
4 122 (23.92%) SQL
5 114 (22.35%) .NET
6 112 (21.96%) Active Directory
7 108 (21.18%) SQL Server
8 104 (20.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 99 (19.41%) Cisco
10 95 (18.63%) C#
11 88 (17.25%) Java
12 87 (17.06%) MS Excel
13 84 (16.47%) Python
14 82 (16.08%) VMware Infrastructure
15 80 (15.69%) JavaScript
16 79 (15.49%) ASP.NET
17 73 (14.31%) Windows 7
18 67 (13.14%) OO
18 67 (13.14%) Degree
19 65 (12.75%) SAN
19 65 (12.75%) Windows Server 2012
20 64 (12.55%) Firewall
21 63 (12.35%) Computer Science
22 60 (11.76%) CSS
23 58 (11.37%) Agile Software Development
24 57 (11.18%) C++
24 57 (11.18%) MVC
25 52 (10.20%) MS Exchange
26 50 (9.80%) Open Source
27 49 (9.61%) WAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 52 (10.20%) MS Exchange
2 34 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 34 (6.67%) Node.js
3 25 (4.90%) IIS
4 23 (4.51%) Apache
5 19 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (2.94%) Lync
7 12 (2.35%) Tomcat
8 11 (2.16%) JBoss
9 10 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (1.18%) IBM Notes
10 6 (1.18%) Lotus Domino
11 5 (0.98%) WordPress
12 2 (0.39%) Oracle UPK
13 1 (0.20%) Kentico
13 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.20%) CMS
Applications
1 87 (17.06%) MS Excel
2 44 (8.63%) MS Office
3 4 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) MS Project
5 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (2.16%) Retail-J
2 5 (0.98%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.39%) BPCS
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.39%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (4.31%) SaaS
3 10 (1.96%) Office 365
4 6 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.78%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 65 (12.75%) SAN
2 64 (12.55%) Firewall
3 49 (9.61%) WAN
4 48 (9.41%) DNS
5 28 (5.49%) DHCP
6 27 (5.29%) Internet
7 23 (4.51%) SMTP
8 22 (4.31%) Network Security
9 20 (3.92%) LAN
10 19 (3.73%) Wireless
11 18 (3.53%) VLAN
12 14 (2.75%) HTTP
13 13 (2.55%) TCP/IP
14 12 (2.35%) VPN
14 12 (2.35%) VoIP
14 12 (2.35%) MPLS
15 11 (2.16%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (2.16%) SSL
15 11 (2.16%) FTP
16 10 (1.96%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (21.18%) SQL Server
2 34 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 22 (4.31%) CouchDB
3 22 (4.31%) MongoDB
3 22 (4.31%) Relational Database
4 19 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.37%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.18%) Big Data
10 5 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (0.78%) Oracle OWB
11 4 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (0.78%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 2 (0.39%) SAP Data Services
13 2 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 33 (6.47%) Subversion
2 32 (6.27%) Git (software)
3 17 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (3.33%) NUnit
4 12 (2.35%) Visual Studio
4 12 (2.35%) Eclipse
5 11 (2.16%) Maven
6 4 (0.78%) Selenium
6 4 (0.78%) WebDriver
6 4 (0.78%) MSTest
7 3 (0.59%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (0.59%) Moq
7 3 (0.59%) JIRA
7 3 (0.59%) Bugzilla
7 3 (0.59%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.39%) Redmine
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.20%) MSI
9 1 (0.20%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.20%) NetBeans
General
1 29 (5.69%) Finance
2 27 (5.29%) Retail
3 11 (2.16%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (1.76%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.37%) Electronics
5 7 (1.37%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.18%) Marketing
7 5 (0.98%) German Language
7 5 (0.98%) Advertising
8 4 (0.78%) Games
8 4 (0.78%) French Language
9 3 (0.59%) Military
9 3 (0.59%) Avionics
9 3 (0.59%) Mandarin Language
10 2 (0.39%) Billing
10 2 (0.39%) Publishing
10 2 (0.39%) Back Office
11 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.20%) Legal
11 1 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 121 (23.73%) Developer
2 60 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 55 (10.78%) Analyst
4 49 (9.61%) Administrator
5 48 (9.41%) .NET Developer
6 47 (9.22%) Support Analyst
7 45 (8.82%) Architect
8 44 (8.63%) C# Developer
9 39 (7.65%) Systems Administrator
9 39 (7.65%) IT Support
10 32 (6.27%) Software Engineer
11 28 (5.49%) C# .NET Developer
12 27 (5.29%) ASP.NET Developer
13 24 (4.71%) Solutions Architect
14 23 (4.51%) Systems Engineer
14 23 (4.51%) Graduate
15 22 (4.31%) Software Developer
15 22 (4.31%) Junior
15 22 (4.31%) Network Engineer
15 22 (4.31%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (22.35%) .NET
2 79 (15.49%) ASP.NET
3 60 (11.76%) CSS
4 49 (9.61%) jQuery
5 48 (9.41%) HTML
6 28 (5.49%) LAMP
7 26 (5.10%) XML
7 26 (5.10%) Ajax
8 25 (4.90%) AngularJS
9 20 (3.92%) Spring
9 20 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (3.14%) Middleware
11 15 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 14 (2.75%) Razor View Engine
12 14 (2.75%) LINQ
13 13 (2.55%) Hibernate
14 12 (2.35%) WPF
15 11 (2.16%) WCF
15 11 (2.16%) Grails
15 11 (2.16%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 63 (12.35%) Computer Science
2 50 (9.80%) Open Source
3 40 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
4 34 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (3.53%) Public Cloud
6 17 (3.33%) Blackberry
7 15 (2.94%) iPhone
8 14 (2.75%) Web 2.0
8 14 (2.75%) Algorithms
9 12 (2.35%) Physics
10 11 (2.16%) Mathematics
11 9 (1.76%) EqualLogic
12 8 (1.57%) Data Structures
13 7 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
14 6 (1.18%) Mobile App
14 6 (1.18%) Clustering
14 6 (1.18%) Management Information System
15 5 (0.98%) PMI
15 5 (0.98%) EPoS
16 4 (0.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 169 (33.14%) Linux
2 104 (20.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 73 (14.31%) Windows 7
4 65 (12.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 46 (9.02%) UNIX
6 34 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (6.47%) Android
8 30 (5.88%) CentOS
9 28 (5.49%) Apple iOS
10 27 (5.29%) Windows 8
11 20 (3.92%) Windows Phone
11 20 (3.92%) Windows XP
12 18 (3.53%) Ubuntu
13 16 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 15 (2.94%) Solaris
15 12 (2.35%) Debian
16 9 (1.76%) Mac OS X
17 8 (1.57%) Windows Vista
18 2 (0.39%) NetWare
18 2 (0.39%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (13.14%) OO
2 58 (11.37%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (11.18%) MVC
4 48 (9.41%) Software Engineering
5 46 (9.02%) ITIL
6 43 (8.43%) Project Management
7 39 (7.65%) Technical Architecture
8 31 (6.08%) UML
9 28 (5.49%) TDD
10 27 (5.29%) OOD
11 26 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (5.10%) Load Balancing
12 22 (4.31%) Unit Testing
13 21 (4.12%) PRINCE2
13 21 (4.12%) E-Commerce
14 20 (3.92%) Migration
14 20 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (3.92%) Image Processing
14 20 (3.92%) Mentoring
15 19 (3.73%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 122 (23.92%) SQL
2 95 (18.63%) C#
3 88 (17.25%) Java
4 84 (16.47%) Python
5 80 (15.69%) JavaScript
6 57 (11.18%) C++
7 42 (8.24%) Ruby
8 38 (7.45%) Perl
9 23 (4.51%) PowerShell
10 21 (4.12%) PHP
11 20 (3.92%) T-SQL
11 20 (3.92%) MATLAB
12 18 (3.53%) Scala
13 17 (3.33%) Objective-C
14 16 (3.14%) C
15 8 (1.57%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.37%) Clojure
16 7 (1.37%) XQuery
16 7 (1.37%) VB
17 6 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 67 (13.14%) Degree
2 44 (8.63%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (7.25%) CCNA
4 20 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (3.53%) CCNP
6 16 (3.14%) MCP
7 14 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (2.16%) PhD
8 11 (2.16%) CCIE
9 9 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (1.37%) Security Cleared
10 7 (1.37%) MCSE
11 5 (0.98%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.78%) SC Cleared
12 4 (0.78%) JNCIA
13 3 (0.59%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.59%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.39%) MCITP
14 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 1 (0.20%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (3.73%) SLA
3 5 (0.98%) QA
4 4 (0.78%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 112 (21.96%) Active Directory
2 82 (16.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (8.43%) Hyper-V
4 21 (4.12%) vSphere
5 11 (2.16%) Firmware
6 7 (1.37%) Terminal Server
7 4 (0.78%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.59%) XenApp
9 2 (0.39%) XenServer
9 2 (0.39%) KVM
9 2 (0.39%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.20%) Xen
10 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 20 (3.92%) Puppet
2 11 (2.16%) Cisco Prime
3 9 (1.76%) SCCM
4 5 (0.98%) WSUS
4 5 (0.98%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (0.98%) Legato
4 5 (0.98%) Nagios
4 5 (0.98%) Backup Exec
4 5 (0.98%) Icinga
5 4 (0.78%) Cacti
5 4 (0.78%) Zenoss
6 3 (0.59%) SCOM
7 2 (0.39%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.20%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.20%) Ansible
8 1 (0.20%) Nessus
8 1 (0.20%) DameWare
Vendors
1 158 (30.98%) VMware
2 151 (29.61%) Microsoft
3 99 (19.41%) Cisco
4 45 (8.82%) Juniper
5 35 (6.86%) Oracle
6 28 (5.49%) IBM
7 27 (5.29%) Veeam
8 26 (5.10%) Citrix
8 26 (5.10%) CommVault
9 25 (4.90%) HP
10 23 (4.51%) Red Hat
11 22 (4.31%) Google
12 17 (3.33%) Dell
13 16 (3.14%) Apple
14 13 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
15 11 (2.16%) Fortinet
16 10 (1.96%) Sophos
17 9 (1.76%) JDA
17 9 (1.76%) NetApp
17 9 (1.76%) Avaya
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Hays IT
Posted: 2 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wantage, Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum + 21 days holidays
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £16000 - £24000 per annum + 21 days holidays
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum + 21 days holidays
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum + pension, car, negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, car, negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Shares
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £40,000 + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £45,000
Posted: 4 days ago