Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bicester 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Oxfordshire > Bicester
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 7 9
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bicester 25.81% 22.73% 19.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 83.33% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 2
Bicester median annual salary £33,450 £33,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.15% -36.19% +54.41%
10th Percentile £21,250 £32,750 £47,250
90th Percentile £38,000 £39,200 £57,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £38,173 £42,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year -10.18% +20.57% -10.76%

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 Bicester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bicester 25.81% 27.27% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 2
Bicester median annual salary £33,725 £33,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.67% -36.19% +54.41%
10th Percentile £23,875 £29,750 £47,250
90th Percentile £38,000 £38,375 £57,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +3.66%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Bicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Bicester

Windows
Salary Trend in Bicester

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

Salary trend for Windows in Bicester

Windows
Salary Histogram in Bicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Bicester over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Bicester

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bicester region with a requirement for Windows.

1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) DHCP
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Hyper-V
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (75.00%) XenApp
3 6 (75.00%) VPN
3 6 (75.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Nokia
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (12.50%) MCITP
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
5 1 (12.50%) Fujitsu
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) CCENT
5 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (12.50%) MCP
5 1 (12.50%) Linux

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bicester 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) DHCP
1 7 (87.50%) DNS
1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) IT Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Field Service Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCENT
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) MCITP
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Hyper-V
3 6 (75.00%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) Fujitsu
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Nokia
3 1 (12.50%) Samsung