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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Oxfordshire / Bicester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 3 10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bicester - 9.09% 13.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 50.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.05%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Bicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bicester - 18.18% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.05%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Bicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bicester citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Bicester region with a requirement for Windows.

1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Mimecast
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) Forcepoint
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) WatchGuard