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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 5 4 10
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 285 316 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 20.37% 22.21% 17.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.96% 65.29% 59.61%
Number of salaries quoted 256 226 216
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £23,500 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £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 460 484 411
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 32.88% 34.01% 29.91%
Number of salaries quoted 419 374 321
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +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 26 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 26 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 0 111 £38,750 -3.12% 15
Abingdon 0 28 £32,500 -13.33% 11
Banbury +4 18 £35,000 - 2
Wallingford +11 14 £30,250 +21.00%
Witney -1 9 £42,500 +57.40% 2
Bicester +9 7 £40,750 +25.38% 1
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 26 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.

1 262 (48.97%) Microsoft
2 207 (38.69%) Windows Server
3 199 (37.20%) Active Directory
4 134 (25.05%) SQL Server
5 132 (24.67%) Degree
6 110 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
7 108 (20.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 107 (20.00%) VMware
9 105 (19.63%) SQL
9 105 (19.63%) Hyper-V
10 103 (19.25%) Office 365
11 102 (19.07%) Linux
12 96 (17.94%) MS Excel
13 94 (17.57%) DNS
14 93 (17.38%) Amazon AWS
15 91 (17.01%) DHCP
16 89 (16.64%) Firewall
17 87 (16.26%) Windows Server 2008
18 85 (15.89%) Microsoft Azure
19 81 (15.14%) Computer Science
20 80 (14.95%) .NET
21 78 (14.58%) C#
22 72 (13.46%) Java
23 68 (12.71%) Cisco
24 67 (12.52%) VMware Infrastructure
25 66 (12.34%) Python
26 64 (11.96%) SCCM
26 64 (11.96%) Skype for Business
27 60 (11.21%) VPN
28 58 (10.84%) Sophos

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 (11.96%) Skype for Business
2 34 (6.36%) SharePoint
3 26 (4.86%) IIS
4 23 (4.30%) MS Exchange
5 21 (3.93%) CMS
6 18 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (1.68%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.75%) Kentico
9 2 (0.37%) Apache
9 2 (0.37%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 96 (17.94%) MS Excel
2 45 (8.41%) MS Office
3 4 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.19%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.19%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 4 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.19%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 103 (19.25%) Office 365
2 93 (17.38%) Amazon AWS
3 85 (15.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 37 (6.92%) IaaS
5 29 (5.42%) PaaS
6 10 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (1.31%) SaaS
7 7 (1.31%) Sumo Logic
8 4 (0.75%) Dropbox
9 3 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
9 3 (0.56%) 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 (0.19%) Heroku
11 1 (0.19%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 94 (17.57%) DNS
2 91 (17.01%) DHCP
3 89 (16.64%) Firewall
4 60 (11.21%) VPN
5 49 (9.16%) Wireless
6 48 (8.97%) LDAP
7 45 (8.41%) Kerberos
8 35 (6.54%) SAN
8 35 (6.54%) Skype
9 31 (5.79%) LAN
9 31 (5.79%) TCP/IP
10 30 (5.61%) Cisco ASA
11 29 (5.42%) VoIP
12 27 (5.05%) Cisco Wireless
12 27 (5.05%) WAN
13 25 (4.67%) Network Security
14 24 (4.49%) PBX
14 24 (4.49%) PSTN
15 18 (3.36%) Cisco IOS
16 17 (3.18%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (25.05%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (2.06%) Relational Database
4 9 (1.68%) MySQL
4 9 (1.68%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.31%) UniData
7 6 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.12%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (0.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.37%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.19%) MS Access
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 40 (7.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (2.62%) Metasploit
3 13 (2.43%) Jenkins
4 12 (2.24%) JIRA
4 12 (2.24%) Selenium
5 11 (2.06%) Git (software)
6 9 (1.68%) Visual Studio
7 8 (1.50%) HP UFT
7 8 (1.50%) Zephyr
8 7 (1.31%) Subversion
9 6 (1.12%) Talend Open Studio
9 6 (1.12%) TestComplete
10 4 (0.75%) Mocha
11 3 (0.56%) Moq
11 3 (0.56%) MSTest
11 3 (0.56%) NUnit
11 3 (0.56%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (0.56%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.37%) LabVIEW
12 2 (0.37%) Xcode
General
1 42 (7.85%) Finance
2 41 (7.66%) Telecoms
3 21 (3.93%) Marketing
4 13 (2.43%) Automotive
5 11 (2.06%) Publishing
6 9 (1.68%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.50%) Retail
8 7 (1.31%) Banking
9 5 (0.93%) Back Office
9 5 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.56%) Legal
11 2 (0.37%) Advertising
11 2 (0.37%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.37%) Electronics
11 2 (0.37%) Local Government
12 1 (0.19%) Czech Language
12 1 (0.19%) Games
12 1 (0.19%) Military
12 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.19%) Slovak Language
Job Titles
1 99 (18.50%) Analyst
2 78 (14.58%) Developer
3 58 (10.84%) IT Support
4 52 (9.72%) Support Engineer
5 50 (9.35%) Systems Engineer
6 43 (8.04%) Tester
7 38 (7.10%) .NET Developer
7 38 (7.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 38 (7.10%) Support Analyst
8 37 (6.92%) Software Developer
9 34 (6.36%) IT Analyst
10 33 (6.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 31 (5.79%) Administrator
12 28 (5.23%) Infrastructure Support
13 25 (4.67%) 2nd Line Support
13 25 (4.67%) Senior Analyst
13 25 (4.67%) Senior Tester
14 24 (4.49%) IT Engineer
15 23 (4.30%) .NET Software Developer
15 23 (4.30%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (14.95%) .NET
2 53 (9.91%) HTML
3 51 (9.53%) Web Services
4 49 (9.16%) CSS
5 39 (7.29%) ASP.NET
6 36 (6.73%) jQuery
7 27 (5.05%) WinForms
8 22 (4.11%) Gherkin
9 17 (3.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 17 (3.18%) HTML5
9 17 (3.18%) XML
10 16 (2.99%) WPF
11 15 (2.80%) Java EE
12 14 (2.62%) .NET Framework
13 13 (2.43%) RESTful
14 11 (2.06%) CSS3
14 11 (2.06%) SOAP
15 9 (1.68%) AngularJS
15 9 (1.68%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (1.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 81 (15.14%) Computer Science
2 42 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (6.36%) Data Centre
4 21 (3.93%) PKI
5 20 (3.74%) Mobile App
6 19 (3.55%) Clustering
7 15 (2.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 14 (2.62%) Biotechnology
9 13 (2.43%) EMC VNX
9 13 (2.43%) Replication
10 12 (2.24%) Cyberthreat
10 12 (2.24%) Driving Licence
10 12 (2.24%) Enterprise Storage
10 12 (2.24%) Hybrid Cloud
11 11 (2.06%) Embedded Systems
12 10 (1.87%) Life Science
12 10 (1.87%) Management Information System
13 9 (1.68%) New Media
13 9 (1.68%) N-Tier
13 9 (1.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 207 (38.69%) Windows Server
2 108 (20.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 102 (19.07%) Linux
4 87 (16.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (8.79%) Windows 7
6 41 (7.66%) Windows 10
7 30 (5.61%) Mac OS X
8 25 (4.67%) VxWorks
9 22 (4.11%) Unix
10 18 (3.36%) Android
11 17 (3.18%) Apple iOS
11 17 (3.18%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (2.99%) Windows XP
13 14 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (2.62%) Windows Vista
14 8 (1.50%) Windows 8
15 7 (1.31%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.93%) Kali Linux
17 3 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
18 2 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (8.97%) Identity Management
3 47 (8.79%) Cybersecurity
3 47 (8.79%) ITIL
4 43 (8.04%) Penetration Testing
5 41 (7.66%) Software Engineering
6 37 (6.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 34 (6.36%) SDLC
8 32 (5.98%) Root Cause Analysis
9 28 (5.23%) Mentoring
10 27 (5.05%) MVC
10 27 (5.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 26 (4.86%) Ethical Hacking
11 26 (4.86%) OO
11 26 (4.86%) System Testing
12 25 (4.67%) Kanban
12 25 (4.67%) Source Code Analysis
13 24 (4.49%) Software Testing
14 23 (4.30%) Scrum
14 23 (4.30%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 105 (19.63%) SQL
2 78 (14.58%) C#
3 72 (13.46%) Java
4 66 (12.34%) Python
5 58 (10.84%) C++
6 57 (10.65%) PowerShell
7 54 (10.09%) JavaScript
8 49 (9.16%) C
9 32 (5.98%) T-SQL
10 24 (4.49%) VB.NET
11 18 (3.36%) Bash Shell
12 16 (2.99%) Perl
13 11 (2.06%) PHP
14 10 (1.87%) VB
15 8 (1.50%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.50%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.93%) VBScript
17 3 (0.56%) Ruby
18 2 (0.37%) VB6
18 2 (0.37%) XAML
Qualifications
1 132 (24.67%) Degree
2 36 (6.73%) Security Cleared
3 35 (6.54%) ISTQB
4 32 (5.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (5.42%) ISEB
6 28 (5.23%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (4.67%) DV Cleared
8 18 (3.36%) CCNA
8 18 (3.36%) GIAC
9 16 (2.99%) CCNP
9 16 (2.99%) CEH
9 16 (2.99%) OSCP
10 15 (2.80%) MCSE
11 13 (2.43%) GPEN
11 13 (2.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (2.06%) A+ Certification
12 11 (2.06%) CREST Certified
12 11 (2.06%) Network+ Certification
13 10 (1.87%) MCP
13 10 (1.87%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.73%) QA
2 18 (3.36%) SLA
3 12 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.87%) SSAE 16
5 1 (0.19%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 199 (37.20%) Active Directory
2 105 (19.63%) Hyper-V
3 67 (12.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (3.55%) vSphere
5 12 (2.24%) Terminal Services
6 11 (2.06%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (1.68%) XenApp
8 8 (1.50%) Forefront TMG
8 8 (1.50%) ISA Server
8 8 (1.50%) VMware ESX
9 7 (1.31%) Xen
10 6 (1.12%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.75%) KVM
12 3 (0.56%) Firmware
12 3 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.37%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.37%) XenServer
14 1 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 64 (11.96%) SCCM
2 57 (10.65%) SCOM
3 24 (4.49%) Nessus
3 24 (4.49%) Nmap
4 12 (2.24%) Microsoft Clustering
4 12 (2.24%) Nagios
5 11 (2.06%) OpenVAS
6 7 (1.31%) logstash
6 7 (1.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 7 (1.31%) WMI
7 6 (1.12%) Ansible
8 4 (0.75%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.75%) Failover Clustering
8 4 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (0.75%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.75%) SCVMM
8 4 (0.75%) SmoothWall
9 3 (0.56%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 262 (48.97%) Microsoft
2 107 (20.00%) VMware
3 68 (12.71%) Cisco
4 58 (10.84%) Sophos
5 40 (7.48%) HP
6 32 (5.98%) SolarWinds
7 29 (5.42%) Oracle
8 28 (5.23%) Apple
8 28 (5.23%) Citrix
9 26 (4.86%) Avaya
10 21 (3.93%) F5
11 18 (3.36%) Forcepoint
12 14 (2.62%) EMC
12 14 (2.62%) Polycom
12 14 (2.62%) Red Hat
13 13 (2.43%) Juniper
13 13 (2.43%) WatchGuard
14 12 (2.24%) CheckPoint
14 12 (2.24%) Veeam
15 11 (2.06%) Qualys
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bicester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 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: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Basic Salary as well as Award Winning Traini
Posted: 3 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive + Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £650000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 pa
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago