Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 48 51
Rank change year-on-year -12 +3 -20
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 111 152 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.27% 5.20% 5.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.62% 21.62% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 99 131 119
Oxfordshire median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.53% +30.77% -13.33%
10th Percentile £21,850 £24,250 £21,450
90th Percentile £57,000 £75,000 £57,750
South East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -

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 630 703 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 24.23% 24.06% 31.74%
Number of salaries quoted 567 583 737
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,375 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 -28 36 £40,000 -25.58% 9
Thame +7 19 £30,000 -14.29% 1
Abingdon +11 15 £42,500 +54.55% 2
Wallingford +1 11 £35,000 -
Bicester - 7 £34,000 - 1
Witney -8 4 £41,750 +28.46% 1
Kidlington +9 3 £42,500 -39.29% 1
Banbury -3 2 £26,250 +22.09% 2
Wantage - 1 £52,500 -
Woodstock - 1 £21,500 -
Windows Server
South East

For the 6 months to 12 November 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.

1 111 (100.00%) Windows
2 74 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 66 (59.46%) Microsoft
4 51 (45.95%) Office 365
5 47 (42.34%) VMware
6 46 (41.44%) DNS
7 45 (40.54%) DHCP
8 30 (27.03%) MS Exchange
9 29 (26.13%) TCP/IP
9 29 (26.13%) Microsoft Azure
10 28 (25.23%) VMware Infrastructure
10 28 (25.23%) Microsoft Office
11 25 (22.52%) Firewall
12 23 (20.72%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (20.72%) Problem-Solving
13 21 (18.92%) Hyper-V
14 19 (17.12%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (15.32%) SQL Server
15 17 (15.32%) WAN
15 17 (15.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 16 (14.41%) Cisco
17 15 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (13.51%) VMware ESXi
17 15 (13.51%) VLAN
18 14 (12.61%) SAN
19 13 (11.71%) LAN
19 13 (11.71%) Linux
19 13 (11.71%) MCSA
19 13 (11.71%) Windows 10
20 12 (10.81%) SharePoint

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 30 (27.03%) MS Exchange
2 12 (10.81%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.41%) Apache
4 5 (4.50%) IIS
5 4 (3.60%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.80%) CMS
6 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.80%) Kentico
6 2 (1.80%) SAS
6 2 (1.80%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.80%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.90%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 28 (25.23%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.50%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.90%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 51 (45.95%) Office 365
2 29 (26.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (3.60%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.80%) G Suite
6 1 (0.90%) Azure Functions
6 1 (0.90%) IaaS
6 1 (0.90%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.90%) PaaS
6 1 (0.90%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 46 (41.44%) DNS
2 45 (40.54%) DHCP
3 29 (26.13%) TCP/IP
4 25 (22.52%) Firewall
5 17 (15.32%) WAN
6 15 (13.51%) VLAN
7 14 (12.61%) SAN
8 13 (11.71%) LAN
9 12 (10.81%) VPN
9 12 (10.81%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (9.01%) Wireless
11 9 (8.11%) VoIP
12 6 (5.41%) Remote Desktop
13 5 (4.50%) Internet
13 5 (4.50%) Skype
13 5 (4.50%) WPA
14 3 (2.70%) NAS
15 2 (1.80%) Asterisk PBX
15 2 (1.80%) iSCSI
15 2 (1.80%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.21%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.50%) JIRA
2 5 (4.50%) Subversion
3 1 (0.90%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.90%) NSubstitute
3 1 (0.90%) NUnit
3 1 (0.90%) Selenium
3 1 (0.90%) Serilog
3 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.60%) Legal
2 4 (3.60%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (2.70%) Finance
3 3 (2.70%) Games
4 2 (1.80%) Law
5 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (28.83%) Support Engineer
2 22 (19.82%) IT Engineer
3 17 (15.32%) IT Support
4 16 (14.41%) Analyst
5 15 (13.51%) 2nd Line Support
5 15 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (10.81%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (9.91%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 11 (9.91%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 11 (9.91%) Support Analyst
8 10 (9.01%) Administrator
8 10 (9.01%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (6.31%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
9 7 (6.31%) Architect
9 7 (6.31%) Desktop Support
9 7 (6.31%) Network Engineer
9 7 (6.31%) Network Support
9 7 (6.31%) Network Support Engineer
10 6 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
10 6 (5.41%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.70%) .NET
1 3 (2.70%) ASP.NET
1 3 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (2.70%) CSS
1 3 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (0.90%) .NET Core
2 1 (0.90%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.90%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (0.90%) Autofac
2 1 (0.90%) CSS3
2 1 (0.90%) HTML5
2 1 (0.90%) Sass
2 1 (0.90%) Swagger
2 1 (0.90%) WCF
2 1 (0.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.01%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.41%) Driving Licence
2 6 (5.41%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.50%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.60%) Life Science
5 2 (1.80%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.90%) BYOD
6 1 (0.90%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.90%) Fintech
6 1 (0.90%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.90%) iPad
6 1 (0.90%) NHS
6 1 (0.90%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.90%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 111 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (20.72%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (17.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (11.71%) Linux
4 13 (11.71%) Windows 10
5 11 (9.91%) Windows 7
6 5 (4.50%) CentOS
7 4 (3.60%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.80%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.80%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.80%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.90%) VMS
9 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.72%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (15.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 8 (7.21%) IT Strategy
3 8 (7.21%) ITIL
4 6 (5.41%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (5.41%) Information Security
5 5 (4.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (4.50%) Network Virtualisation
5 5 (4.50%) Open Source
5 5 (4.50%) Server Virtualisation
6 4 (3.60%) Antivirus Management
6 4 (3.60%) Mentoring
6 4 (3.60%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (2.70%) Hardware Maintenance
7 3 (2.70%) Migration
7 3 (2.70%) MVC
7 3 (2.70%) Software Deployment
8 2 (1.80%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (1.80%) Presales
8 2 (1.80%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.01%) PowerShell
2 7 (6.31%) SQL
3 6 (5.41%) Python
4 5 (4.50%) Perl
5 3 (2.70%) C#
5 3 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.90%) VB
6 1 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (11.71%) MCSA
3 10 (9.01%) Degree
3 10 (9.01%) MCP
4 9 (8.11%) Security Cleared
5 6 (5.41%) CCNA
5 6 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (4.50%) DBS Check
7 4 (3.60%) MCSE
8 3 (2.70%) CCNP
9 2 (1.80%) CCIE
10 1 (0.90%) GNVQ
10 1 (0.90%) HNC
10 1 (0.90%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (0.90%) GDPR
2 1 (0.90%) ISO 22301
2 1 (0.90%) PMO
2 1 (0.90%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 74 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 28 (25.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (18.92%) Hyper-V
4 15 (13.51%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (7.21%) XenApp
6 5 (4.50%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.80%) vSphere
7 2 (1.80%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (9.91%) SCCM
2 9 (8.11%) vCenter Server
3 6 (5.41%) WSUS
4 5 (4.50%) Cacti
4 5 (4.50%) Nagios
5 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (1.80%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.80%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.80%) SCOM
6 2 (1.80%) SmoothWall
7 1 (0.90%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.90%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 66 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 47 (42.34%) VMware
3 16 (14.41%) Cisco
4 9 (8.11%) Citrix
5 8 (7.21%) Sophos
6 7 (6.31%) Veeam
7 6 (5.41%) Google
7 6 (5.41%) HP
8 5 (4.50%) Apple
8 5 (4.50%) Red Hat
8 5 (4.50%) SAP
9 3 (2.70%) Dell
9 3 (2.70%) QNAP
10 2 (1.80%) Sitecore
10 2 (1.80%) Symantec
11 1 (0.90%) Avaya
11 1 (0.90%) Fujitsu
11 1 (0.90%) Nokia
11 1 (0.90%) Siemens
11 1 (0.90%) WatchGuard