Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 19 16
Rank change year-on-year -13 -3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 128 164 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 8.67% 10.43% 12.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.06% 52.06% 46.65%
Number of salaries quoted 116 143 175
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +28.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £58,750 £57,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £38,173 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -10.18% +13.33% -3.85%

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 355 315 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 24.04% 20.03% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 327 261 361
Oxford median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +9.20% +3.00%
10th Percentile £27,800 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £63,000 £61,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%

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 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Windows.

1 60 (46.88%) Linux
2 44 (34.38%) Microsoft
3 41 (32.03%) Active Directory
4 37 (28.91%) Office 365
4 37 (28.91%) Windows Server
5 35 (27.34%) Software Engineering
6 32 (25.00%) C++
7 31 (24.22%) Python
8 27 (21.09%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (20.31%) Microsoft Azure
10 24 (18.75%) SDLC
11 22 (17.19%) Problem-Solving
12 21 (16.41%) SQL
12 21 (16.41%) PowerShell
13 20 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 20 (15.63%) Mathematics
14 18 (14.06%) Microsoft Office
14 18 (14.06%) QA
15 17 (13.28%) TCP/IP
15 17 (13.28%) Windows 10
16 16 (12.50%) Private Cloud
16 16 (12.50%) C#
17 15 (11.72%) PhD
17 15 (11.72%) Risk Management
17 15 (11.72%) Legal
17 15 (11.72%) Multithreading
17 15 (11.72%) Physics
17 15 (11.72%) Computer Science
17 15 (11.72%) Degree
17 15 (11.72%) CUDA

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 13 (10.16%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.25%) Apache
3 4 (3.13%) IIS
4 3 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.34%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.56%) CMS
5 2 (1.56%) Kentico
5 2 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.56%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.56%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.78%) Jetty
6 1 (0.78%) nginx
6 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (14.06%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.78%) Mozilla Thunderbird
2 1 (0.78%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 37 (28.91%) Office 365
2 26 (20.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.69%) SaaS
5 5 (3.91%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.91%) Mimecast
6 4 (3.13%) IaaS
6 4 (3.13%) PaaS
7 2 (1.56%) GitHub
7 2 (1.56%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.28%) TCP/IP
2 9 (7.03%) WAN
3 8 (6.25%) Firewall
3 8 (6.25%) LAN
4 6 (4.69%) DNS
5 4 (3.13%) SAN
5 4 (3.13%) VLAN
6 3 (2.34%) DHCP
6 3 (2.34%) Internet
6 3 (2.34%) NAS
6 3 (2.34%) Network Security
6 3 (2.34%) Skype
7 2 (1.56%) HTTP
7 2 (1.56%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (1.56%) VoIP
8 1 (0.78%) FTP
8 1 (0.78%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.78%) MPLS
8 1 (0.78%) SMTP
8 1 (0.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.34%) MongoDB
2 3 (2.34%) MySQL
2 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (1.56%) Neo4j
3 2 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.78%) GIS
4 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.78%) Redis
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.91%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.13%) JIRA
4 3 (2.34%) HP UFT
4 3 (2.34%) Selenium
4 3 (2.34%) Zephyr
5 2 (1.56%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (11.72%) Legal
2 4 (3.13%) Games
3 3 (2.34%) Finance
3 3 (2.34%) Publishing
4 2 (1.56%) Law
5 1 (0.78%) Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Marketing
5 1 (0.78%) Retail
5 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (17.19%) Analyst
2 19 (14.84%) Software Engineer
3 17 (13.28%) Developer
4 16 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 16 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 15 (11.72%) C++ Developer
5 15 (11.72%) C++ Software Developer
6 13 (10.16%) IT Support
7 12 (9.38%) Security Analyst
8 10 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (7.81%) Information Analyst
8 10 (7.81%) Information Security Analyst
8 10 (7.81%) IT Engineer
8 10 (7.81%) Senior Software Engineer
9 9 (7.03%) IT Manager
9 9 (7.03%) Windows Engineer
10 8 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (6.25%) Senior C++ Developer
10 8 (6.25%) Senior Developer
10 8 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.03%) .NET
2 8 (6.25%) HTML
2 8 (6.25%) Web Services
3 6 (4.69%) CSS
4 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET
4 5 (3.91%) RESTful
5 4 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (3.13%) Node.js
5 4 (3.13%) React
5 4 (3.13%) WPF
6 3 (2.34%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.34%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (2.34%) HTML5
7 2 (1.56%) LAMP
8 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.78%) CSS3
8 1 (0.78%) jQuery
8 1 (0.78%) WinForms
8 1 (0.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.50%) Private Cloud
2 15 (11.72%) Computer Science
2 15 (11.72%) CUDA
3 12 (9.38%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.91%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.34%) BYOD
5 3 (2.34%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.34%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.34%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.56%) Fintech
6 2 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.78%) EPoS
7 1 (0.78%) Life Science
7 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.78%) NHS
7 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 60 (46.88%) Linux
2 37 (28.91%) Windows Server
3 17 (13.28%) Windows 10
4 11 (8.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (7.81%) Windows 7
6 7 (5.47%) Android
7 6 (4.69%) Apple iOS
7 6 (4.69%) Unix
8 5 (3.91%) Mac OS X
9 4 (3.13%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.78%) CentOS
10 1 (0.78%) Debian
10 1 (0.78%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.78%) Solaris
10 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.78%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (27.34%) Software Engineering
2 27 (21.09%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (18.75%) SDLC
4 22 (17.19%) Problem-Solving
5 20 (15.63%) Mathematics
6 15 (11.72%) Multithreading
6 15 (11.72%) Physics
6 15 (11.72%) Risk Management
7 14 (10.94%) Data Protection
7 14 (10.94%) Information Security
7 14 (10.94%) Network Design
8 12 (9.38%) Data Privacy
9 11 (8.59%) DevOps
10 10 (7.81%) Forensic Analysis
10 10 (7.81%) Statistical Analysis
11 9 (7.03%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (7.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 9 (7.03%) ITIL
12 7 (5.47%) Cybersecurity
12 7 (5.47%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 32 (25.00%) C++
2 31 (24.22%) Python
3 21 (16.41%) PowerShell
3 21 (16.41%) SQL
4 16 (12.50%) C#
5 13 (10.16%) C
5 13 (10.16%) Perl
6 12 (9.38%) JavaScript
7 9 (7.03%) Bash Shell
7 9 (7.03%) Java
8 2 (1.56%) Ruby
8 2 (1.56%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.78%) PHP
9 1 (0.78%) VBScript
9 1 (0.78%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (11.72%) Degree
1 15 (11.72%) PhD
2 12 (9.38%) CISSP
3 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.91%) MCSE
4 5 (3.91%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (3.13%) MCP
5 4 (3.13%) MCSA
5 4 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.78%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.78%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (14.06%) QA
3 12 (9.38%) PCI DSS
4 5 (3.91%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (3.91%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.78%) GDPR
5 1 (0.78%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.78%) PMO
5 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (32.03%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.03%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.69%) Docker
5 2 (1.56%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.78%) pfSense
6 1 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (6.25%) SCCM
2 4 (3.13%) Ansible
2 4 (3.13%) Jamf Pro
2 4 (3.13%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.13%) Nessus
2 4 (3.13%) Packer
2 4 (3.13%) Puppet
2 4 (3.13%) Terraform
3 3 (2.34%) HP ALM
3 3 (2.34%) Kibana
3 3 (2.34%) logstash
3 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.56%) SCOM
4 2 (1.56%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.78%) Clonezilla
5 1 (0.78%) Salt
5 1 (0.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.38%) Cisco
3 9 (7.03%) VMware
4 8 (6.25%) Google
5 7 (5.47%) Apple
6 5 (3.91%) Okta
6 5 (3.91%) Oracle
7 4 (3.13%) HP
8 3 (2.34%) New Relic
8 3 (2.34%) QNAP
9 2 (1.56%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.56%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.78%) Avaya
10 1 (0.78%) Citrix
10 1 (0.78%) Dell
10 1 (0.78%) IBM
10 1 (0.78%) iManage
10 1 (0.78%) Meraki
10 1 (0.78%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.78%) Twitter