The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thame region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thame 10.53% 32.00% 5.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 100.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 2
Average salary £31,500 £21,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.51% -48.19%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Windows
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Thame region.

Operating Systems Category
Thame
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thame 31.58% 32.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 10
Average salary £30,000 £21,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.53% -38.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £41,500 £23,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Thame

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Thame region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Thame

Windows
Salary Trend in Thame

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Thame region.

Windows Salary Trend in Thame

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Thame

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Thame 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 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Data Security
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Google Apps
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
5 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Thame by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Thame 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Apps
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Data Security
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) CAD
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) PLM
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) Riverbed
4 1 (16.67%) Sun
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) VMware