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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 5 5 10
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 288 307 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 20.48% 21.79% 18.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.07% 64.50% 62.16%
Number of salaries quoted 258 217 225
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.59% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £23,350 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,661
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.35%  

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 464 476 407
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 33.00% 33.78% 29.84%
Number of salaries quoted 422 365 322
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 23 March 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 23 March 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 +4 110 £37,500 -8.53% 14
Abingdon 0 30 £32,500 -13.33% 10
Banbury +4 18 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Wallingford +8 14 £30,250 +21.00%
Witney -1 9 £42,500 +57.40% 2
Bicester +9 7 £40,750 +25.38%
Kidlington - 7 £50,000 - 2
Thame -2 2 £39,250 +0.64% 1
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 267 (48.81%) Microsoft
2 214 (39.12%) Windows Server
3 204 (37.29%) Active Directory
4 136 (24.86%) SQL Server
5 134 (24.50%) Degree
6 111 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
7 109 (19.93%) VMware
7 109 (19.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 107 (19.56%) SQL
9 105 (19.20%) Linux
9 105 (19.20%) Hyper-V
10 103 (18.83%) Office 365
11 97 (17.73%) MS Excel
12 96 (17.55%) DNS
13 93 (17.00%) DHCP
13 93 (17.00%) Amazon AWS
14 91 (16.64%) Firewall
15 89 (16.27%) Windows Server 2008
16 86 (15.72%) Microsoft Azure
17 82 (14.99%) Computer Science
18 81 (14.81%) .NET
19 78 (14.26%) C#
20 75 (13.71%) Java
21 70 (12.80%) Python
22 68 (12.43%) Cisco
22 68 (12.43%) VMware Infrastructure
23 64 (11.70%) Skype for Business
23 64 (11.70%) SCCM
24 62 (11.33%) C++
25 60 (10.97%) VPN

Windows
Top Related 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 64 (11.70%) Skype for Business
2 34 (6.22%) SharePoint
3 26 (4.75%) IIS
4 23 (4.20%) MS Exchange
5 21 (3.84%) CMS
6 19 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (1.65%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.73%) Kentico
9 2 (0.37%) Apache
9 2 (0.37%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 97 (17.73%) MS Excel
2 46 (8.41%) MS Office
3 4 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.18%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.18%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 4 (0.73%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 103 (18.83%) Office 365
2 93 (17.00%) Amazon AWS
3 86 (15.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 37 (6.76%) IaaS
5 29 (5.30%) PaaS
6 10 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (1.28%) SaaS
7 7 (1.28%) Sumo Logic
8 4 (0.73%) Dropbox
9 3 (0.55%) SuccessFactors
9 3 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.37%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.18%) Heroku
11 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 96 (17.55%) DNS
2 93 (17.00%) DHCP
3 91 (16.64%) Firewall
4 60 (10.97%) VPN
5 49 (8.96%) Wireless
6 48 (8.78%) LDAP
7 45 (8.23%) Kerberos
8 36 (6.58%) SAN
9 35 (6.40%) Skype
10 34 (6.22%) TCP/IP
11 31 (5.67%) LAN
12 30 (5.48%) Cisco ASA
13 29 (5.30%) VoIP
14 27 (4.94%) Cisco Wireless
14 27 (4.94%) WAN
15 25 (4.57%) Network Security
16 24 (4.39%) PBX
16 24 (4.39%) PSTN
17 18 (3.29%) Cisco IOS
18 17 (3.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (24.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (2.01%) Relational Database
4 9 (1.65%) MySQL
4 9 (1.65%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.28%) UniData
7 6 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (0.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.37%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.18%) MS Access
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 41 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (2.74%) Metasploit
3 13 (2.38%) Jenkins
4 12 (2.19%) JIRA
4 12 (2.19%) Selenium
5 11 (2.01%) Git (software)
6 9 (1.65%) Visual Studio
7 8 (1.46%) HP UFT
7 8 (1.46%) Zephyr
8 7 (1.28%) Subversion
9 6 (1.10%) Talend Open Studio
9 6 (1.10%) TestComplete
10 4 (0.73%) Mocha
11 3 (0.55%) LabVIEW
11 3 (0.55%) Moq
11 3 (0.55%) MSTest
11 3 (0.55%) NUnit
11 3 (0.55%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (0.55%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.37%) Xcode
General
1 45 (8.23%) Finance
2 44 (8.04%) Telecoms
3 21 (3.84%) Marketing
4 13 (2.38%) Automotive
5 11 (2.01%) Publishing
6 9 (1.65%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.46%) Retail
8 7 (1.28%) Banking
9 5 (0.91%) Back Office
9 5 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.55%) Legal
11 2 (0.37%) Advertising
11 2 (0.37%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.37%) Electronics
11 2 (0.37%) Local Government
12 1 (0.18%) Czech Language
12 1 (0.18%) Games
12 1 (0.18%) Military
12 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.18%) Slovak Language
Job Titles
1 101 (18.46%) Analyst
2 79 (14.44%) Developer
3 59 (10.79%) IT Support
4 56 (10.24%) Support Engineer
5 50 (9.14%) Systems Engineer
6 45 (8.23%) Tester
7 41 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 39 (7.13%) .NET Developer
8 39 (7.13%) Support Analyst
9 38 (6.95%) Software Developer
10 36 (6.58%) IT Analyst
11 33 (6.03%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 31 (5.67%) Administrator
12 31 (5.67%) Infrastructure Support
13 26 (4.75%) 2nd Line Support
13 26 (4.75%) Senior Tester
14 25 (4.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 25 (4.57%) Senior Analyst
15 24 (4.39%) IT Engineer
15 24 (4.39%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (14.81%) .NET
2 54 (9.87%) HTML
3 51 (9.32%) Web Services
4 50 (9.14%) CSS
5 39 (7.13%) ASP.NET
6 37 (6.76%) jQuery
7 28 (5.12%) WinForms
8 22 (4.02%) Gherkin
9 18 (3.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 17 (3.11%) HTML5
10 17 (3.11%) XML
11 16 (2.93%) WPF
12 15 (2.74%) Java EE
13 14 (2.56%) .NET Framework
14 13 (2.38%) RESTful
15 11 (2.01%) CSS3
15 11 (2.01%) SOAP
16 9 (1.65%) AngularJS
16 9 (1.65%) ASP.NET MVC
17 8 (1.46%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 82 (14.99%) Computer Science
2 42 (7.68%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (6.22%) Data Centre
4 21 (3.84%) PKI
5 20 (3.66%) Mobile App
6 19 (3.47%) Clustering
7 16 (2.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 14 (2.56%) Biotechnology
8 14 (2.56%) EMC VNX
8 14 (2.56%) Replication
9 13 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
9 13 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
10 12 (2.19%) Driving Licence
10 12 (2.19%) Enterprise Storage
10 12 (2.19%) Hybrid Cloud
11 11 (2.01%) Management Information System
12 10 (1.83%) Life Science
13 9 (1.65%) New Media
13 9 (1.65%) N-Tier
13 9 (1.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 214 (39.12%) Windows Server
2 109 (19.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 105 (19.20%) Linux
4 89 (16.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (8.78%) Windows 7
6 41 (7.50%) Windows 10
7 32 (5.85%) Mac OS X
8 26 (4.75%) VxWorks
9 24 (4.39%) Unix
10 18 (3.29%) Android
11 17 (3.11%) Apple iOS
11 17 (3.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (3.11%) Windows XP
12 14 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (2.56%) Windows Vista
13 8 (1.46%) Mac OS
13 8 (1.46%) Windows 8
14 6 (1.10%) Kali Linux
15 4 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (0.55%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (8.96%) Cybersecurity
3 48 (8.78%) Identity Management
4 47 (8.59%) ITIL
5 46 (8.41%) Penetration Testing
6 42 (7.68%) Software Engineering
7 37 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 35 (6.40%) SDLC
9 32 (5.85%) Root Cause Analysis
10 30 (5.48%) Mentoring
10 30 (5.48%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 29 (5.30%) Ethical Hacking
12 28 (5.12%) MVC
13 27 (4.94%) Source Code Analysis
14 26 (4.75%) Kanban
14 26 (4.75%) OO
14 26 (4.75%) System Testing
15 24 (4.39%) Scrum
15 24 (4.39%) Software Testing
16 23 (4.20%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 107 (19.56%) SQL
2 78 (14.26%) C#
3 75 (13.71%) Java
4 70 (12.80%) Python
5 62 (11.33%) C++
6 57 (10.42%) PowerShell
7 55 (10.05%) JavaScript
8 53 (9.69%) C
9 33 (6.03%) T-SQL
10 25 (4.57%) VB.NET
11 20 (3.66%) Bash Shell
12 18 (3.29%) Perl
13 11 (2.01%) PHP
14 10 (1.83%) VB
15 8 (1.46%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.46%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.91%) VBScript
17 3 (0.55%) Ruby
18 2 (0.37%) VB6
18 2 (0.37%) XAML
Qualifications
1 134 (24.50%) Degree
2 39 (7.13%) Security Cleared
3 35 (6.40%) ISTQB
4 34 (6.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (5.30%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (5.30%) ISEB
6 26 (4.75%) DV Cleared
7 20 (3.66%) GIAC
8 19 (3.47%) CCNA
9 18 (3.29%) CEH
9 18 (3.29%) OSCP
10 17 (3.11%) MCSE
11 16 (2.93%) CCNP
12 15 (2.74%) GPEN
13 14 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 12 (2.19%) Network+ Certification
15 11 (2.01%) A+ Certification
15 11 (2.01%) CREST Certified
15 11 (2.01%) MCP
15 11 (2.01%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.58%) QA
2 18 (3.29%) SLA
3 12 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.83%) SSAE 16
5 1 (0.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 204 (37.29%) Active Directory
2 105 (19.20%) Hyper-V
3 68 (12.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (3.66%) vSphere
5 13 (2.38%) Terminal Services
5 13 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (1.65%) XenApp
7 8 (1.46%) Forefront TMG
7 8 (1.46%) ISA Server
7 8 (1.46%) VMware ESX
8 7 (1.28%) Xen
9 6 (1.10%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.73%) KVM
11 3 (0.55%) Firmware
11 3 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.37%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.37%) XenServer
13 1 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 64 (11.70%) SCCM
2 57 (10.42%) SCOM
3 27 (4.94%) Nessus
3 27 (4.94%) Nmap
4 13 (2.38%) OpenVAS
5 12 (2.19%) Microsoft Clustering
5 12 (2.19%) Nagios
6 7 (1.28%) logstash
6 7 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 7 (1.28%) WMI
7 6 (1.10%) Ansible
8 5 (0.91%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.73%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (0.73%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.73%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.73%) SmoothWall
10 3 (0.55%) AirWatch
10 3 (0.55%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 267 (48.81%) Microsoft
2 109 (19.93%) VMware
3 68 (12.43%) Cisco
4 60 (10.97%) Sophos
5 41 (7.50%) HP
6 32 (5.85%) SolarWinds
7 30 (5.48%) Apple
8 29 (5.30%) Oracle
9 28 (5.12%) Citrix
10 26 (4.75%) Avaya
11 21 (3.84%) F5
12 18 (3.29%) Forcepoint
13 15 (2.74%) EMC
14 14 (2.56%) Polycom
14 14 (2.56%) Red Hat
15 13 (2.38%) Juniper
15 13 (2.38%) Qualys
15 13 (2.38%) Veeam
15 13 (2.38%) WatchGuard
16 12 (2.19%) CheckPoint
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Red King Resourcing Limited
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Basic Salary as well as Award Winning Traini
Posted: 13 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 20 hours ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £36k+ benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £650000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive + Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus + Great Ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 pa
Posted: 15 days ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
STFC
Salary: From £37,415 to £41,572 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago