Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 38 49
Rank change year-on-year -41 +11 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 99 178 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.52% 6.48% 5.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.53% 24.22% 16.60%
Number of salaries quoted 93 149 138
Oxfordshire median annual salary £32,500 £45,000 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.78% +39.53% -17.31%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £21,675
90th Percentile £52,500 £67,750 £55,000
South East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -9.09% -0.65%

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 599 735 1,030
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 21.29% 26.78% 33.20%
Number of salaries quoted 545 619 777
Oxfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.29% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £24,345
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -57 32 £45,000 -14.29% 4
Thame 0 16 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Abingdon +7 15 £32,500 -23.53% 4
Bicester - 8 £33,725 -
Kidlington +3 7 £42,500 - 2
Wallingford -10 6 £35,000 -
Witney -15 2 £24,000 -26.15% 4
Banbury +15 1 £28,500 -18.57% 1
Wantage - 1 £52,500 -
Woodstock - 1 £21,500 -
Windows Server
South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 99 (100.00%) Windows
2 75 (75.76%) Active Directory
3 55 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 47 (47.47%) Office 365
5 41 (41.41%) VMware
6 37 (37.37%) DNS
7 36 (36.36%) DHCP
8 29 (29.29%) TCP/IP
9 27 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 27 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
10 25 (25.25%) Firewall
11 22 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
12 21 (21.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 18 (18.18%) MS Exchange
13 18 (18.18%) Cisco
13 18 (18.18%) SAN
14 17 (17.17%) VPN
14 17 (17.17%) Hyper-V
14 17 (17.17%) Problem-Solving
15 16 (16.16%) Windows Server 2008
15 16 (16.16%) VLAN
15 16 (16.16%) Linux
16 15 (15.15%) Degree
17 14 (14.14%) WAN
18 13 (13.13%) LAN
19 12 (12.12%) SharePoint
20 11 (11.11%) SQL Server
21 10 (10.10%) Wireless
21 10 (10.10%) VMware ESXi
22 9 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012

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 18 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 12 (12.12%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.06%) Apache
4 4 (4.04%) CMS
4 4 (4.04%) Kentico
4 4 (4.04%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (4.04%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.02%) IIS
6 1 (1.01%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.05%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.01%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 47 (47.47%) Office 365
2 27 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.05%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.01%) IaaS
4 1 (1.01%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.01%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (37.37%) DNS
2 36 (36.36%) DHCP
3 29 (29.29%) TCP/IP
4 25 (25.25%) Firewall
5 18 (18.18%) SAN
6 17 (17.17%) VPN
7 16 (16.16%) VLAN
8 14 (14.14%) WAN
9 13 (13.13%) LAN
10 10 (10.10%) Wireless
11 9 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (7.07%) VoIP
13 5 (5.05%) Remote Desktop
13 5 (5.05%) WPA
14 4 (4.04%) Internet
15 2 (2.02%) Asterisk PBX
15 2 (2.02%) Network Security
15 2 (2.02%) Skype
16 1 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
16 1 (1.01%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.05%) JIRA
2 5 (5.05%) Subversion
3 1 (1.01%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.01%) Selenium
General
1 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.04%) Finance
2 4 (4.04%) Games
3 3 (3.03%) Legal
4 2 (2.02%) Law
5 1 (1.01%) Automotive
5 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (30.30%) Support Engineer
2 27 (27.27%) IT Engineer
3 22 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (20.20%) IT Support
5 15 (15.15%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (11.11%) Analyst
7 10 (10.10%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (10.10%) Support Analyst
8 9 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (7.07%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 7 (7.07%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (7.07%) Windows Engineer
10 6 (6.06%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 6 (6.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 6 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (6.06%) Administrator
10 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support
10 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 6 (6.06%) Server Support
10 6 (6.06%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.04%) .NET
1 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET
1 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (4.04%) CSS
1 4 (4.04%) HTML
2 1 (1.01%) CSS3
2 1 (1.01%) HTML5
2 1 (1.01%) WAP
2 1 (1.01%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.05%) Computer Science
1 5 (5.05%) Data Centre
1 5 (5.05%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (5.05%) Management Information System
1 5 (5.05%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (4.04%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.03%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.01%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.01%) iPad
4 1 (1.01%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 99 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (16.16%) Linux
2 16 (16.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 9 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (7.07%) Windows 10
5 5 (5.05%) CentOS
6 3 (3.03%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.01%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 17 (17.17%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (8.08%) ITIL
4 6 (6.06%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (6.06%) Network Virtualisation
5 5 (5.05%) E-Commerce
5 5 (5.05%) Information Security
5 5 (5.05%) Open Source
5 5 (5.05%) Server Building
5 5 (5.05%) Server Virtualisation
6 4 (4.04%) MVC
6 4 (4.04%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (3.03%) Application Virtualisation
7 3 (3.03%) Software Deployment
8 2 (2.02%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.02%) Hardware Maintenance
8 2 (2.02%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.02%) Software Testing
9 1 (1.01%) ERP
9 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.07%) PowerShell
1 7 (7.07%) SQL
2 6 (6.06%) Python
3 5 (5.05%) Perl
4 4 (4.04%) C#
4 4 (4.04%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.01%) C
5 1 (1.01%) VB
5 1 (1.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (15.15%) Degree
2 8 (8.08%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.07%) MCP
3 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.05%) HNC
4 5 (5.05%) MCSA
5 4 (4.04%) CCNA
5 4 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.03%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.01%) CCNP
7 1 (1.01%) GNVQ
7 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.01%) MCSE
7 1 (1.01%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) PMO
2 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 75 (75.76%) Active Directory
2 27 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (17.17%) Hyper-V
4 10 (10.10%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (6.06%) XenApp
6 5 (5.05%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (6.06%) SCCM
2 5 (5.05%) Cacti
2 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (5.05%) Nagios
2 5 (5.05%) SCOM
3 4 (4.04%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.01%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 55 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 41 (41.41%) VMware
3 18 (18.18%) Cisco
4 6 (6.06%) Citrix
4 6 (6.06%) HP
4 6 (6.06%) Sophos
5 5 (5.05%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.05%) SAP
5 5 (5.05%) Veeam
6 4 (4.04%) Apple
6 4 (4.04%) Google
6 4 (4.04%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.01%) Avaya
7 1 (1.01%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.01%) Dell
7 1 (1.01%) F5
7 1 (1.01%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.01%) Nokia
7 1 (1.01%) Siemens
7 1 (1.01%) Twitter