Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Oxfordshire > Abingdon
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 93 138 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 29.62% 34.85% 32.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.81% 87.90% 69.29%
Number of salaries quoted 47 64 63
Abingdon median annual salary £28,500 £40,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.75% +42.86% -15.15%
10th Percentile £18,500 £23,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,875 £57,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +16.44% -6.41% +18.33%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Abingdon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 126 157 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 40.13% 39.65% 47.30%
Number of salaries quoted 65 75 94
Abingdon median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% +21.21%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £54,000 £57,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% +15.11%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Abingdon

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Abingdon.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Abingdon

Windows
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Salary trend for Windows in Abingdon

Windows
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Abingdon over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, 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 Abingdon region with a requirement for Windows.

1 56 (60.22%) Linux
2 51 (54.84%) Python
3 50 (53.76%) Sophos
4 40 (43.01%) C++
5 34 (36.56%) Test Automation
6 33 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 24 (25.81%) Active Directory
9 21 (22.58%) Java
10 20 (21.51%) QA
11 19 (20.43%) Mentoring
11 19 (20.43%) Windows Server
11 19 (20.43%) C#
12 18 (19.35%) Coaching
13 16 (17.20%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (17.20%) Amazon AWS
14 15 (16.13%) Degree
15 14 (15.05%) Pair Programming
15 14 (15.05%) Regression Testing
15 14 (15.05%) TCP/IP
16 13 (13.98%) DNS
16 13 (13.98%) Continuous Improvement
16 13 (13.98%) Computer Science
16 13 (13.98%) PowerShell
17 12 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
18 11 (11.83%) VLAN
19 10 (10.75%) SQL
19 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2008
19 10 (10.75%) Root Cause Analysis
19 10 (10.75%) Functional Testing

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Abingdon 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 2 (2.15%) Apache
1 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.20%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.08%) IaaS
4 1 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.05%) TCP/IP
2 13 (13.98%) DNS
3 12 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (11.83%) VLAN
5 8 (8.60%) DHCP
5 8 (8.60%) Ethernet
6 7 (7.53%) Broadband
7 5 (5.38%) Firewall
7 5 (5.38%) HTTP
7 5 (5.38%) SSL
7 5 (5.38%) WAN
7 5 (5.38%) Wireshark
8 4 (4.30%) Internet
8 4 (4.30%) VoIP
9 3 (3.23%) Wireless
10 2 (2.15%) HTTPS
10 2 (2.15%) LAN
10 2 (2.15%) LDAP
11 1 (1.08%) SAN
11 1 (1.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.45%) Relational Database
1 6 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.38%) Data Mining
2 5 (5.38%) MySQL
2 5 (5.38%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.30%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (7.53%) TestRail
2 6 (6.45%) JIRA
3 5 (5.38%) WinDbg
4 4 (4.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (4.30%) Bitbucket
4 4 (4.30%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.30%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.30%) Subversion
5 3 (3.23%) TestLink
6 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (7.53%) Games
2 4 (4.30%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.15%) Electronics
3 2 (2.15%) Legal
3 2 (2.15%) Publishing
4 1 (1.08%) Advertising
4 1 (1.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (23.66%) Software Engineer
2 19 (20.43%) Support Engineer
3 12 (12.90%) Windows Engineer
4 10 (10.75%) C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (10.75%) IT Support
5 9 (9.68%) Analyst
5 9 (9.68%) Developer
5 9 (9.68%) IT Engineer
5 9 (9.68%) IT Support Engineer
6 8 (8.60%) Embedded Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (7.53%) Server Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Windows Server Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Development Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Principal Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Principal Software Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) QA Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) QA Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.15%) Web Services
2 1 (1.08%) .NET
2 1 (1.08%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.08%) Django
2 1 (1.08%) jQuery
2 1 (1.08%) Node.js
2 1 (1.08%) React
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.20%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (13.98%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.60%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (8.60%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (6.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (6.45%) Verilog
4 6 (6.45%) VHDL
5 5 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.30%) Blackberry
6 4 (4.30%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.15%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 56 (60.22%) Linux
2 19 (20.43%) Windows Server
3 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (7.53%) Windows 7
5 6 (6.45%) Android
6 5 (5.38%) Apple iOS
7 4 (4.30%) Windows 10
7 4 (4.30%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.08%) Unix
8 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.56%) Test Automation
2 33 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 19 (20.43%) Mentoring
5 18 (19.35%) Coaching
6 14 (15.05%) Pair Programming
6 14 (15.05%) Regression Testing
7 13 (13.98%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (10.75%) Functional Testing
8 10 (10.75%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (8.60%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (8.60%) DevOps
9 8 (8.60%) ITIL
9 8 (8.60%) Open Source
9 8 (8.60%) Security Operations
10 6 (6.45%) Physics
11 5 (5.38%) Malware Detection/Protection
11 5 (5.38%) OO
11 5 (5.38%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 51 (54.84%) Python
2 40 (43.01%) C++
3 21 (22.58%) Java
4 19 (20.43%) C#
5 13 (13.98%) PowerShell
6 10 (10.75%) SQL
7 6 (6.45%) C
7 6 (6.45%) JavaScript
8 5 (5.38%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.38%) PHP
8 5 (5.38%) VBScript
9 4 (4.30%) Perl
10 1 (1.08%) VB
10 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.08%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (16.13%) Degree
2 8 (8.60%) CCNA
2 8 (8.60%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (21.51%) QA
2 6 (6.45%) SLA
3 4 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.30%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 24 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.68%) Firmware
3 8 (8.60%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.45%) Docker
5 5 (5.38%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.30%) KVM
6 4 (4.30%) VirtualBox
7 3 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (1.08%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.08%) XenApp
8 1 (1.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (5.38%) SCCM
2 4 (4.30%) Ansible
2 4 (4.30%) Kibana
2 4 (4.30%) logstash
2 4 (4.30%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.30%) Puppet
3 1 (1.08%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (53.76%) Sophos
2 9 (9.68%) Apple
2 9 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.60%) Perforce
3 8 (8.60%) VMware
4 5 (5.38%) Progress
5 4 (4.30%) Cadence
5 4 (4.30%) Citrix
5 4 (4.30%) Splunk