Period
to 24 June 2018

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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 31 37
Rank change year-on-year -53 +6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 100 220 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.31% 7.99% 6.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.27% 24.86% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 89 203 178
Oxfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +30.77% -13.33%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,500 £23,275
90th Percentile £60,250 £66,250 £46,250
South East median annual salary £36,125 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.67% - -3.85%

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 655 885 1,049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 21.67% 32.12% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 590 776 798
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £41,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.85% -6.82% +10.00%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,250 £24,317
90th Percentile £71,750 £66,250 £63,400
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,133 £41,500
% change year-on-year +0.87% +1.52% +3.75%

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 24 June 2018.

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 24 June 2018. 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 -47 48 £40,000 -8.57% 6
Abingdon -12 12 £32,500 - 3
Kidlington 0 7 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Bicester -6 5 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Thame -16 4 £30,000 -45.45% 1
Banbury +14 3 £31,000 -4.62% 1
Witney -6 2 £24,000 -26.15% 2
Wallingford -23 2 £38,000 +8.57% 2
Woodstock - 1 £21,500 - 2
Windows Server
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (76.00%) Active Directory
3 70 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 48 (48.00%) Office 365
5 40 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 39 (39.00%) Microsoft Office
7 35 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 32 (32.00%) VMware
9 27 (27.00%) Cisco
10 25 (25.00%) Hyper-V
10 25 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (23.00%) MS Exchange
12 22 (22.00%) Firewall
13 20 (20.00%) Linux
13 20 (20.00%) PowerShell
13 20 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
14 18 (18.00%) WAN
15 17 (17.00%) DNS
15 17 (17.00%) SAN
15 17 (17.00%) LAN
15 17 (17.00%) VoIP
16 16 (16.00%) Degree
16 16 (16.00%) Application Virtualisation
17 15 (15.00%) SCCM
18 14 (14.00%) VLAN
18 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
18 14 (14.00%) SQL Server 2014
19 13 (13.00%) DHCP
19 13 (13.00%) TCP/IP
19 13 (13.00%) VPN

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 23 (23.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (9.00%) IIS
4 7 (7.00%) Apache
5 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.00%) CMS
6 4 (4.00%) Kentico
6 4 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (4.00%) Umbraco
7 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (3.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 39 (39.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.00%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.00%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.00%) NetSuite
1 1 (1.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 48 (48.00%) Office 365
2 35 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.00%) PaaS
4 5 (5.00%) IaaS
5 4 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (3.00%) Mimecast
7 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (2.00%) OneDrive
7 2 (2.00%) SaaS
8 1 (1.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.00%) Firewall
2 18 (18.00%) WAN
3 17 (17.00%) DNS
3 17 (17.00%) LAN
3 17 (17.00%) SAN
3 17 (17.00%) VoIP
4 14 (14.00%) VLAN
5 13 (13.00%) DHCP
5 13 (13.00%) TCP/IP
5 13 (13.00%) VPN
6 9 (9.00%) Wireless
7 7 (7.00%) Network Security
8 5 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (4.00%) Skype
10 3 (3.00%) PBX
11 2 (2.00%) Asterisk PBX
11 2 (2.00%) IP Telephony
11 2 (2.00%) IPv6
11 2 (2.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (11.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 7 (7.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (5.00%) MySQL
5 5 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.00%) Power BI
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.00%) Selenium
General
1 8 (8.00%) Games
2 5 (5.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.00%) Legal
4 1 (1.00%) Automotive
4 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (19.00%) Support Engineer
2 18 (18.00%) IT Support
3 13 (13.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 13 (13.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (13.00%) IT Engineer
4 12 (12.00%) IT Manager
5 11 (11.00%) Windows Engineer
6 10 (10.00%) Architect
6 10 (10.00%) Support Technician
7 9 (9.00%) IT Support Engineer
7 9 (9.00%) Server Engineer
8 8 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (7.00%) Infrastructure Support
9 7 (7.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 7 (7.00%) Windows Server Engineer
10 6 (6.00%) ICT Support
10 6 (6.00%) ICT Support Technician
10 6 (6.00%) ICT Technician
10 6 (6.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (6.00%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.00%) .NET
2 4 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (4.00%) CSS
2 4 (4.00%) HTML
3 2 (2.00%) WAP
4 1 (1.00%) CSS3
4 1 (1.00%) HTML5
4 1 (1.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.00%) iPad
3 4 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.00%) Driving Licence
3 4 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (3.00%) Clustering
4 3 (3.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (20.00%) Linux
3 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (8.00%) Windows 7
6 6 (6.00%) Windows 10
6 6 (6.00%) Windows 8
7 5 (5.00%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.00%) Debian
9 1 (1.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (16.00%) Application Virtualisation
3 12 (12.00%) ITIL
3 12 (12.00%) Mentoring
3 12 (12.00%) Network Virtualisation
4 7 (7.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (6.00%) Information Security
6 5 (5.00%) Biology
6 5 (5.00%) Server Building
6 5 (5.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (4.00%) Coaching
7 4 (4.00%) MVC
7 4 (4.00%) Pair Programming
7 4 (4.00%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (4.00%) Regression Testing
7 4 (4.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.00%) ERP
8 3 (3.00%) ITIL V3
8 3 (3.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (9.00%) SQL
3 5 (5.00%) Python
4 4 (4.00%) C#
4 4 (4.00%) C++
4 4 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.00%) C
5 1 (1.00%) VB
5 1 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (16.00%) Degree
2 6 (6.00%) CCNA
2 6 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.00%) HNC
3 5 (5.00%) MCP
4 3 (3.00%) CCNP
4 3 (3.00%) DBS Check
4 3 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.00%) GNVQ
5 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.00%) MCSE
5 1 (1.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.00%) PMP
5 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 76 (76.00%) Active Directory
2 25 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 25 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (5.00%) vSphere
5 4 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (15.00%) SCCM
2 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (5.00%) Puppet
2 5 (5.00%) SCOM
3 3 (3.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.00%) WSUS
4 1 (1.00%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 70 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (32.00%) VMware
3 27 (27.00%) Cisco
4 12 (12.00%) Citrix
5 10 (10.00%) Meraki
6 9 (9.00%) HP
7 6 (6.00%) Avaya
8 5 (5.00%) Sophos
9 4 (4.00%) Google
9 4 (4.00%) Sitecore
10 3 (3.00%) Apple
10 3 (3.00%) Dell
10 3 (3.00%) Forcepoint
10 3 (3.00%) SAP
11 2 (2.00%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.00%) F5
11 2 (2.00%) Siemens
12 1 (1.00%) Mitel
12 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.00%) Twitter