The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 3 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 297 372 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 20.51% 24.49% 17.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.99% 70.19% 59.78%
Number of salaries quoted 269 262 237
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,729 £23,207
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +1.36% +1.38%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 487 530 455
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 33.63% 34.89% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 440 405 353
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing Windows as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Oxfordshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Windows in Oxfordshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Oxfordshire

Windows
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 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -1 110 £36,000 -10.00% 15
Banbury +7 27 £41,000 +26.15% 3
Abingdon 0 22 £33,000 -0.75% 3
Witney -1 19 £40,000 +48.14% 1
Wallingford +10 8 £31,500 +26.00% 2
Kidlington - 8 £50,000 -
Thame -3 6 £45,000 +15.38%
Bicester +8 2 £40,750 +25.38%
Henley-on-Thames 0 1 £30,000 -61.29%
Eynsham - 1 £35,000 -
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 258 (47.08%) Microsoft
2 222 (40.51%) Windows Server
3 200 (36.50%) Active Directory
4 136 (24.82%) SQL Server
5 134 (24.45%) Degree
6 123 (22.45%) VMware
7 121 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
8 118 (21.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 114 (20.80%) Hyper-V
10 108 (19.71%) Office 365
11 107 (19.53%) SQL
12 100 (18.25%) Linux
12 100 (18.25%) DHCP
13 98 (17.88%) DNS
14 95 (17.34%) Computer Science
15 92 (16.79%) Amazon AWS
16 91 (16.61%) Microsoft Azure
16 91 (16.61%) Windows Server 2008
17 89 (16.24%) .NET
18 86 (15.69%) C#
19 84 (15.33%) SCCM
20 80 (14.60%) Firewall
21 75 (13.69%) Java
22 73 (13.32%) Cisco
22 73 (13.32%) VMware Infrastructure
23 71 (12.96%) C++
23 71 (12.96%) Skype for Business
24 64 (11.68%) SCOM
25 63 (11.50%) Python
26 62 (11.31%) PowerShell

Windows
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 71 (12.96%) Skype for Business
2 27 (4.93%) IIS
3 26 (4.74%) SharePoint
4 22 (4.01%) CMS
5 21 (3.83%) MS Exchange
6 20 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (1.82%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (0.91%) Kentico
9 4 (0.73%) Apache
10 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.55%) SAS
11 2 (0.36%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 47 (8.58%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.55%) Siemens NX
5 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.18%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 6 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.73%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.55%) Teamcenter
4 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.18%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 108 (19.71%) Office 365
2 92 (16.79%) Amazon AWS
3 91 (16.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 49 (8.94%) IaaS
5 36 (6.57%) PaaS
6 9 (1.64%) SaaS
7 8 (1.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 5 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.73%) Sumo Logic
10 2 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.36%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.18%) Heroku
11 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 100 (18.25%) DHCP
2 98 (17.88%) DNS
3 80 (14.60%) Firewall
4 57 (10.40%) LDAP
4 57 (10.40%) VPN
5 49 (8.94%) Kerberos
6 44 (8.03%) Skype
6 44 (8.03%) Wireless
7 41 (7.48%) SAN
8 35 (6.39%) PBX
8 35 (6.39%) PSTN
9 32 (5.84%) Cisco ASA
10 29 (5.29%) LAN
11 26 (4.74%) VoIP
12 25 (4.56%) Cisco Wireless
13 22 (4.01%) TCP/IP
14 21 (3.83%) WAN
15 20 (3.65%) Cisco IOS
15 20 (3.65%) Network Security
16 18 (3.28%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (24.82%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.10%) Relational Database
3 11 (2.01%) MySQL
4 10 (1.82%) Oracle Database
4 10 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (0.91%) UniData
9 4 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.36%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 41 (7.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (2.92%) Jenkins
3 13 (2.37%) Selenium
4 12 (2.19%) Visual Studio
5 10 (1.82%) Git (software)
6 9 (1.64%) JIRA
6 9 (1.64%) Subversion
7 8 (1.46%) HP UFT
7 8 (1.46%) IDA Disassembler
7 8 (1.46%) Metasploit
7 8 (1.46%) Zephyr
8 6 (1.09%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (0.73%) Mocha
9 4 (0.73%) Moq
9 4 (0.73%) MSTest
9 4 (0.73%) NUnit
9 4 (0.73%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (0.55%) TestComplete
11 2 (0.36%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.36%) Xcode
General
1 49 (8.94%) Telecoms
2 30 (5.47%) Finance
3 21 (3.83%) Marketing
4 14 (2.55%) Publishing
5 12 (2.19%) Automotive
6 11 (2.01%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.46%) Retail
8 6 (1.09%) Banking
8 6 (1.09%) Legal
9 4 (0.73%) Back Office
10 3 (0.55%) Electronics
11 2 (0.36%) Advertising
12 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.18%) Czech Language
12 1 (0.18%) Military
12 1 (0.18%) Slovak Language
Job Titles
1 96 (17.52%) Analyst
2 94 (17.15%) Developer
3 60 (10.95%) Support Engineer
4 58 (10.58%) Systems Engineer
5 47 (8.58%) Software Developer
6 45 (8.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 40 (7.30%) .NET Developer
8 39 (7.12%) IT Support
9 38 (6.93%) Administrator
10 32 (5.84%) Infrastructure Support
10 32 (5.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 29 (5.29%) Junior
11 29 (5.29%) Tester
12 26 (4.74%) IT Engineer
13 25 (4.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 25 (4.56%) Graduate
13 25 (4.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 25 (4.56%) Senior Analyst
14 24 (4.38%) IT Analyst
14 24 (4.38%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (16.24%) .NET
2 54 (9.85%) CSS
3 53 (9.67%) HTML
4 52 (9.49%) ASP.NET
5 45 (8.21%) Web Services
6 38 (6.93%) jQuery
7 30 (5.47%) WinForms
8 25 (4.56%) Gherkin
9 18 (3.28%) .NET Framework
9 18 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 18 (3.28%) HTML5
10 16 (2.92%) WPF
10 16 (2.92%) XML
11 15 (2.74%) Java EE
12 13 (2.37%) CSS3
12 13 (2.37%) RESTful
12 13 (2.37%) SOAP
13 12 (2.19%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (1.82%) AngularJS
15 8 (1.46%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 95 (17.34%) Computer Science
2 45 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (5.11%) Data Centre
4 27 (4.93%) PKI
5 24 (4.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 18 (3.28%) Mobile App
7 16 (2.92%) Clustering
7 16 (2.92%) Driving Licence
8 15 (2.74%) EMC VNX
8 15 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
8 15 (2.74%) Replication
9 13 (2.37%) Smartphone
10 11 (2.01%) Enterprise Storage
10 11 (2.01%) Fat Client
10 11 (2.01%) Hybrid Cloud
10 11 (2.01%) Thin Client
11 10 (1.82%) Client/Server
11 10 (1.82%) Life Science
12 9 (1.64%) Biotechnology
12 9 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 222 (40.51%) Windows Server
2 118 (21.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 100 (18.25%) Linux
4 91 (16.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (8.03%) Windows 7
6 40 (7.30%) VxWorks
7 38 (6.93%) Windows 10
8 31 (5.66%) Mac OS X
9 27 (4.93%) Android
10 19 (3.47%) Apple iOS
11 18 (3.28%) Unix
12 14 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (2.55%) Windows Vista
13 11 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (1.82%) Windows 8
14 10 (1.82%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.73%) Kali Linux
16 3 (0.55%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
18 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (11.13%) Identity Management
3 51 (9.31%) Cybersecurity
4 50 (9.12%) Software Engineering
5 37 (6.75%) Penetration Testing
6 36 (6.57%) ITIL
7 34 (6.20%) Continuous Improvement
8 33 (6.02%) OO
9 32 (5.84%) Kalman Filter
10 31 (5.66%) System Testing
11 30 (5.47%) Ethical Hacking
11 30 (5.47%) MVC
11 30 (5.47%) SDLC
11 30 (5.47%) Source Code Analysis
12 29 (5.29%) Email Filtering
13 28 (5.11%) Software Testing
14 27 (4.93%) Mentoring
14 27 (4.93%) Patch Management
14 27 (4.93%) Presales
15 26 (4.74%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 107 (19.53%) SQL
2 86 (15.69%) C#
3 75 (13.69%) Java
4 71 (12.96%) C++
5 63 (11.50%) Python
6 62 (11.31%) PowerShell
7 60 (10.95%) C
7 60 (10.95%) JavaScript
8 29 (5.29%) T-SQL
9 21 (3.83%) VB.NET
10 17 (3.10%) Shell Script
11 12 (2.19%) Bash Shell
11 12 (2.19%) PHP
12 11 (2.01%) Perl
12 11 (2.01%) VB
13 7 (1.28%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.73%) VBScript
15 3 (0.55%) Ruby
16 2 (0.36%) XAML
17 1 (0.18%) VB6
Qualifications
1 134 (24.45%) Degree
2 49 (8.94%) Security Cleared
3 41 (7.48%) DV Cleared
4 35 (6.39%) ISTQB
5 30 (5.47%) ISEB
6 29 (5.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 25 (4.56%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (3.28%) CCNA
9 17 (3.10%) CCNP
10 15 (2.74%) MCSE
10 15 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (2.01%) GIAC
12 10 (1.82%) CEH
12 10 (1.82%) HND
12 10 (1.82%) OSCP
13 8 (1.46%) GPEN
13 8 (1.46%) MCP
14 7 (1.28%) CCIE
15 6 (1.09%) A+ Certification
15 6 (1.09%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.84%) QA
2 13 (2.37%) SLA
3 6 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.91%) SSAE 16
5 1 (0.18%) HL7
5 1 (0.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 200 (36.50%) Active Directory
2 114 (20.80%) Hyper-V
3 73 (13.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (5.11%) vSphere
5 22 (4.01%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (2.55%) Terminal Services
7 11 (2.01%) XenApp
8 7 (1.28%) VMware ESX
9 5 (0.91%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (0.91%) ISA Server
9 5 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.73%) Firmware
10 4 (0.73%) KVM
10 4 (0.73%) Xen
11 3 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.55%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.55%) XenServer
12 1 (0.18%) vCloud
12 1 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 84 (15.33%) SCCM
2 64 (11.68%) SCOM
3 15 (2.74%) Ansible
4 13 (2.37%) Nessus
4 13 (2.37%) Nmap
5 11 (2.01%) Microsoft Clustering
6 8 (1.46%) Backup Exec
6 8 (1.46%) Nagios
6 8 (1.46%) WSUS
7 7 (1.28%) SmoothWall
8 6 (1.09%) Defensics
8 6 (1.09%) OpenVAS
8 6 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (0.73%) logstash
10 4 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.73%) Puppet
10 4 (0.73%) WMI
11 3 (0.55%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 258 (47.08%) Microsoft
2 123 (22.45%) VMware
3 73 (13.32%) Cisco
4 50 (9.12%) HP
5 42 (7.66%) Sophos
6 31 (5.66%) Citrix
7 30 (5.47%) SolarWinds
8 29 (5.29%) Apple
9 28 (5.11%) Oracle
10 23 (4.20%) Avaya
11 20 (3.65%) F5
12 19 (3.47%) Forcepoint
13 17 (3.10%) Veeam
14 16 (2.92%) EMC
15 14 (2.55%) Red Hat
16 13 (2.37%) Codenomicon
17 12 (2.19%) Aruba
17 12 (2.19%) Meru Networks
17 12 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
18 10 (1.82%) ProCurve
Oxfordshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum GBP 23K +Extensive benefits!
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Posted: 4 days ago
Wallingford
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + A bag full of bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary!
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Opus Energy
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago