Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Windows Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server over the 6 months to 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 55 35
Rank change year-on-year -9 -20 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 90 142 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.89% 4.64% 6.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.99% 18.73% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 77 119 157
Oxfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +42.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,950 £24,150 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £77,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

Windows Server 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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 563 758 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 24.31% 24.75% 32.08%
Number of salaries quoted 488 592 683
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £76,975 £69,750 £69,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +2.41%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Oxfordshire

Windows Server
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Server in Oxfordshire

Windows Server
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server in Oxfordshire

Windows Server
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -16 32 £46,750 -15.00% 2
Wallingford +23 15 £35,000 +34.62% 4
Thame +8 10 £30,000 -14.29%
Abingdon +6 10 £49,500 -5.71% 5
Banbury -5 7 £25,500 +21.43% 1
Witney -2 2 £66,250 +120.83% 1
Bicester - 2 £33,500 -
Wantage - 1 £52,500 -
Windows Server
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT jobs citing Windows Server 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (57.78%) Active Directory
3 43 (47.78%) Office 365
4 41 (45.56%) Microsoft
5 37 (41.11%) VMware
6 32 (35.56%) DHCP
6 32 (35.56%) DNS
7 29 (32.22%) MS Exchange
7 29 (32.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (25.56%) Microsoft Azure
8 23 (25.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
9 20 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
10 19 (21.11%) SQL Server
11 18 (20.00%) Data Centre
11 18 (20.00%) MCSA
11 18 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (18.89%) Firewall
13 16 (17.78%) VMware ESXi
13 16 (17.78%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (16.67%) Hyper-V
14 15 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
14 15 (16.67%) vCenter Server
15 14 (15.56%) TCP/IP
15 14 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (14.44%) SCCM
17 12 (13.33%) SAN
17 12 (13.33%) Windows 10
18 11 (12.22%) IT Strategy
19 10 (11.11%) WAN

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 29 (32.22%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.00%) IIS
3 8 (8.89%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.56%) Skype for Business
5 4 (4.44%) Apache
6 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.22%) SAS
8 1 (1.11%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 20 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.11%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 43 (47.78%) Office 365
2 23 (25.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (5.56%) Mimecast
5 3 (3.33%) OneDrive
6 2 (2.22%) G Suite
7 1 (1.11%) Azure Functions
7 1 (1.11%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 32 (35.56%) DHCP
1 32 (35.56%) DNS
2 17 (18.89%) Firewall
3 15 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 14 (15.56%) TCP/IP
5 12 (13.33%) SAN
6 10 (11.11%) WAN
7 8 (8.89%) VLAN
8 7 (7.78%) LAN
9 6 (6.67%) VPN
9 6 (6.67%) Wireless
10 5 (5.56%) Skype
11 4 (4.44%) VoIP
11 4 (4.44%) WPA
12 3 (3.33%) NAS
13 2 (2.22%) iSCSI
13 2 (2.22%) Remote Desktop
14 1 (1.11%) ADSL
14 1 (1.11%) MPLS
14 1 (1.11%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.11%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.44%) JIRA
2 4 (4.44%) Subversion
3 1 (1.11%) NSubstitute
3 1 (1.11%) NUnit
3 1 (1.11%) Serilog
3 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (4.44%) Finance
3 3 (3.33%) Legal
4 2 (2.22%) Law
4 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.11%) Games
5 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 19 (21.11%) IT Engineer
2 19 (21.11%) IT Support
3 14 (15.56%) Analyst
4 13 (14.44%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (13.33%) Administrator
6 11 (12.22%) IT Support Engineer
7 10 (11.11%) Support Analyst
8 9 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 9 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (10.00%) IT Manager
9 8 (8.89%) Network Engineer
10 7 (7.78%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
10 7 (7.78%) IT Analyst
10 7 (7.78%) IT Support Analyst
10 7 (7.78%) IT Systems Administrator
10 7 (7.78%) Network Support
10 7 (7.78%) Network Support Engineer
10 7 (7.78%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.11%) .NET
1 1 (1.11%) .NET Core
1 1 (1.11%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (1.11%) Autofac
1 1 (1.11%) CSS
1 1 (1.11%) HTML
1 1 (1.11%) Sass
1 1 (1.11%) Swagger
1 1 (1.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.00%) Life Science
3 6 (6.67%) Fintech
4 4 (4.44%) Driving Licence
4 4 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.33%) BYOD
5 3 (3.33%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.11%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.11%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.11%) NHS
7 1 (1.11%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (32.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (25.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (13.33%) Windows 10
5 8 (8.89%) Windows 7
6 7 (7.78%) Linux
7 5 (5.56%) CentOS
8 4 (4.44%) Mac OS X
8 4 (4.44%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.11%) VMS
10 1 (1.11%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (12.22%) IT Strategy
3 9 (10.00%) ITIL
4 8 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (6.67%) Antivirus Management
5 6 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (4.44%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.44%) Mentoring
6 4 (4.44%) Open Source
6 4 (4.44%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (3.33%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.33%) Information Security
7 3 (3.33%) Network Architecture
7 3 (3.33%) Technical Leadership
8 2 (2.22%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (2.22%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (2.22%) Migration
8 2 (2.22%) Network Virtualisation
8 2 (2.22%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.44%) Perl
2 4 (4.44%) Python
2 4 (4.44%) SQL
3 1 (1.11%) C#
3 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (20.00%) MCSA
1 18 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.56%) DBS Check
2 5 (5.56%) Degree
3 4 (4.44%) MCP
4 3 (3.33%) CCNA
4 3 (3.33%) CCNP
4 3 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.33%) MCSE
4 3 (3.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.22%) CCIE
6 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.11%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (1.11%) GDPR
2 1 (1.11%) ISO 22301
2 1 (1.11%) PMO
2 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (57.78%) Active Directory
2 16 (17.78%) VMware ESXi
3 15 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 14 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (4.44%) XenApp
6 2 (2.22%) vSphere
6 2 (2.22%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (16.67%) vCenter Server
2 13 (14.44%) SCCM
3 8 (8.89%) WSUS
4 4 (4.44%) Cacti
4 4 (4.44%) Nagios
5 3 (3.33%) Jamf Pro
5 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (3.33%) SCOM
5 3 (3.33%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (2.22%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.22%) SmoothWall
7 1 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 41 (45.56%) Microsoft
2 37 (41.11%) VMware
3 9 (10.00%) Cisco
4 6 (6.67%) Sophos
4 6 (6.67%) Veeam
5 5 (5.56%) Apple
5 5 (5.56%) Citrix
6 4 (4.44%) Google
6 4 (4.44%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.33%) QNAP
8 2 (2.22%) Dell
8 2 (2.22%) HP
8 2 (2.22%) Symantec
8 2 (2.22%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.11%) Adobe
9 1 (1.11%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.11%) Avaya
9 1 (1.11%) SAP
9 1 (1.11%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.11%) Synology