Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 17 12
Rank change year-on-year -3 -5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 164 187 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 10.47% 12.71% 15.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.23% 47.22% 54.82%
Number of salaries quoted 143 175 264
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,500 £22,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -3.85% +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 Oxford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 314 396 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 20.04% 26.92% 28.35%
Number of salaries quoted 260 356 364
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,233
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +0.63% +20.66%
10th Percentile £26,200 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £61,250 £62,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% +19.40%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Oxford

Windows
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Windows in Oxford

Windows
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Oxford over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Windows.

1 65 (39.63%) Microsoft
2 56 (34.15%) Windows Server
3 49 (29.88%) Degree
4 48 (29.27%) C++
5 46 (28.05%) Active Directory
6 44 (26.83%) Python
7 43 (26.22%) Amazon AWS
8 39 (23.78%) Software Engineering
9 38 (23.17%) Office 365
10 37 (22.56%) Qt
11 36 (21.95%) Computer Science
12 35 (21.34%) Agile Software Development
12 35 (21.34%) Linux
12 35 (21.34%) Hyper-V
13 33 (20.12%) Mathematics
13 33 (20.12%) Physics
14 32 (19.51%) Microsoft Office
14 32 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
15 30 (18.29%) Algorithms
16 29 (17.68%) ITIL
17 27 (16.46%) Multithreading
18 26 (15.85%) CUDA
18 26 (15.85%) C#
18 26 (15.85%) SQL
18 26 (15.85%) MFC
19 25 (15.24%) IaaS
20 24 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
21 23 (14.02%) Git (software)
21 23 (14.02%) SCOM
21 23 (14.02%) Windows 10

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 16 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 15 (9.15%) Skype for Business
3 14 (8.54%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (3.66%) IIS
6 4 (2.44%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 32 (19.51%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (8.54%) Teamcenter
2 6 (3.66%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (26.22%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (23.17%) Office 365
3 32 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (15.24%) IaaS
5 17 (10.37%) PaaS
6 13 (7.93%) SaaS
7 6 (3.66%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (3.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (2.44%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.98%) DNS
1 18 (10.98%) Skype
2 15 (9.15%) DHCP
3 13 (7.93%) Kerberos
3 13 (7.93%) LDAP
4 10 (6.10%) Firewall
4 10 (6.10%) PBX
4 10 (6.10%) PSTN
5 8 (4.88%) WAN
6 6 (3.66%) NetScaler
6 6 (3.66%) SAN
7 5 (3.05%) LAN
7 5 (3.05%) Network Security
7 5 (3.05%) VoIP
8 4 (2.44%) TCP/IP
8 4 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.83%) SMS
9 3 (1.83%) Unified Communications
10 2 (1.22%) Internet
10 2 (1.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.80%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.54%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.22%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (14.02%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.93%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.27%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.44%) MSI
4 4 (2.44%) Selenium
4 4 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.83%) Metasploit
6 2 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.22%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.22%) Subversion
General
1 14 (8.54%) Automotive
2 7 (4.27%) Legal
3 6 (3.66%) Finance
4 4 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.83%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.83%) Retail
6 1 (0.61%) Back Office
6 1 (0.61%) Electronics
6 1 (0.61%) Publishing
6 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (24.39%) Analyst
2 38 (23.17%) Software Engineer
3 36 (21.95%) C++ Software Engineer
4 17 (10.37%) Systems Analyst
5 14 (8.54%) Systems Engineer
6 12 (7.32%) Developer
7 11 (6.71%) AWS Engineer
7 11 (6.71%) Support Engineer
8 10 (6.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (6.10%) Support Analyst
9 8 (4.88%) Cloud Engineer
9 8 (4.88%) Project Engineer
9 8 (4.88%) Service Analyst
9 8 (4.88%) Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (4.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 7 (4.27%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (4.27%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (3.66%) .NET Developer
11 6 (3.66%) Administrator
11 6 (3.66%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (22.56%) Qt
2 26 (15.85%) MFC
3 23 (14.02%) WinForms
4 21 (12.80%) OpenGL
5 11 (6.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 10 (6.10%) .NET
7 9 (5.49%) ASP.NET
8 6 (3.66%) HTML
9 5 (3.05%) STL
9 5 (3.05%) XML
10 4 (2.44%) CSS
10 4 (2.44%) Gherkin
10 4 (2.44%) Web Services
11 3 (1.83%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (1.22%) jQuery
13 1 (0.61%) AngularJS
13 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 1 (0.61%) SignalR
13 1 (0.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 36 (21.95%) Computer Science
2 30 (18.29%) Algorithms
3 26 (15.85%) CUDA
4 14 (8.54%) Fat Client
4 14 (8.54%) Thin Client
5 11 (6.71%) User Experience
6 10 (6.10%) PKI
7 9 (5.49%) BYOD
8 6 (3.66%) Client/Server
8 6 (3.66%) Clustering
8 6 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (3.66%) Private Cloud
9 5 (3.05%) Cybercrime
10 4 (2.44%) Smartphone
10 4 (2.44%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.83%) Life Science
11 3 (1.83%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.83%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.83%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 56 (34.15%) Windows Server
2 35 (21.34%) Linux
3 24 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (14.02%) Windows 10
5 13 (7.93%) Windows 7
6 9 (5.49%) Windows 8
7 6 (3.66%) Unix
7 6 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (3.05%) Mac OS
8 5 (3.05%) Windows Vista
9 4 (2.44%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.61%) Debian
10 1 (0.61%) Solaris
10 1 (0.61%) VMS
10 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (23.78%) Software Engineering
2 35 (21.34%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (20.12%) Mathematics
3 33 (20.12%) Physics
4 29 (17.68%) ITIL
5 27 (16.46%) Multithreading
6 21 (12.80%) OOD
7 17 (10.37%) PLM
8 16 (9.76%) OO
9 15 (9.15%) Service Design
9 15 (9.15%) Task Automation
9 15 (9.15%) Workflow
10 14 (8.54%) Identity Management
10 14 (8.54%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (7.93%) Time Management
12 12 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (6.71%) Cross-Platform Development
13 11 (6.71%) Cybersecurity
13 11 (6.71%) Prototyping
13 11 (6.71%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 48 (29.27%) C++
2 44 (26.83%) Python
3 26 (15.85%) C#
3 26 (15.85%) SQL
4 22 (13.41%) PowerShell
5 19 (11.59%) Java
6 7 (4.27%) C
6 7 (4.27%) Ruby
7 5 (3.05%) Perl
8 4 (2.44%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.83%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.83%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.22%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.61%) VB
11 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 49 (29.88%) Degree
2 22 (13.41%) PhD
3 8 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 7 (4.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.05%) GCFA
5 5 (3.05%) GCFE
5 5 (3.05%) GCIH
5 5 (3.05%) GREM
5 5 (3.05%) MCSE
6 4 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.44%) ISEB
6 4 (2.44%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.83%) CEH
7 3 (1.83%) MCDBA
7 3 (1.83%) MCITP
7 3 (1.83%) MCSA
7 3 (1.83%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.49%) SLA
2 4 (2.44%) QA
3 2 (1.22%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.61%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.61%) DICOM
4 1 (0.61%) GDPR
4 1 (0.61%) HL7
4 1 (0.61%) IASME
4 1 (0.61%) IEC 62304
4 1 (0.61%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 46 (28.05%) Active Directory
2 35 (21.34%) Hyper-V
3 12 (7.32%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (6.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (4.27%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (3.05%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.61%) Docker
7 1 (0.61%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 23 (14.02%) SCOM
2 21 (12.80%) SCCM
3 9 (5.49%) Puppet
4 7 (4.27%) SCVMM
5 6 (3.66%) SCDPM
5 6 (3.66%) Terraform
6 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (1.83%) Ansible
7 3 (1.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (1.83%) Jamf Pro
7 3 (1.83%) Nessus
7 3 (1.83%) Nmap
7 3 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (39.63%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.37%) Oracle
3 16 (9.76%) Cisco
3 16 (9.76%) Citrix
4 14 (8.54%) Siemens
5 12 (7.32%) VMware
6 5 (3.05%) Apple
7 4 (2.44%) Palo Alto
8 3 (1.83%) Avaya
8 3 (1.83%) HP
8 3 (1.83%) NetApp
8 3 (1.83%) Riverbed
9 2 (1.22%) Perforce
10 1 (0.61%) CA
10 1 (0.61%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.61%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.61%) Google
10 1 (0.61%) Juniper
10 1 (0.61%) SAP
10 1 (0.61%) Sun