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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 3 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 270 381 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 20.15% 23.06% 17.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.44% 66.84% 60.13%
Number of salaries quoted 233 274 246
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -11.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,662 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +1.35%  

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 419 570 459
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 31.27% 34.50% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 352 430 389
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,550 £59,750
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 24 June 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 24 June 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 90 £42,500 +13.33% 15
Banbury +1 38 £32,500 +4.00% 3
Witney +14 21 £35,000 +150.00% 1
Abingdon -4 13 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Thame -6 8 £30,000 +84.61%
Wallingford +17 5 £35,000 - 1
Kidlington - 3 £32,500 - 1
Henley-on-Thames -4 1 £30,000 -61.29%
Eynsham - 1 £35,000 -
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 238 (42.58%) Microsoft
2 220 (39.36%) Windows Server
3 206 (36.85%) Active Directory
4 132 (23.61%) VMware
5 130 (23.26%) Degree
6 127 (22.72%) SQL Server
7 122 (21.82%) Hyper-V
8 120 (21.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 118 (21.11%) Linux
10 117 (20.93%) Office 365
11 114 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
12 108 (19.32%) DHCP
13 104 (18.60%) Computer Science
14 102 (18.25%) SQL
15 101 (18.07%) DNS
16 97 (17.35%) SCCM
17 92 (16.46%) Amazon AWS
18 91 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
19 88 (15.74%) C++
20 86 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
21 85 (15.21%) Windows Server 2008
22 82 (14.67%) C
22 82 (14.67%) .NET
23 77 (13.77%) Skype for Business
24 75 (13.42%) Java
25 74 (13.24%) C#
26 72 (12.88%) Security Cleared
27 69 (12.34%) Cisco
27 69 (12.34%) Identity Management
27 69 (12.34%) Test Automation

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 77 (13.77%) Skype for Business
2 33 (5.90%) MS Exchange
3 31 (5.55%) IIS
4 22 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (3.40%) Tomcat
6 16 (2.86%) CMS
7 11 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (1.97%) SharePoint
8 9 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (1.61%) JBoss
8 9 (1.61%) SAS
8 9 (1.61%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.07%) Kentico
10 5 (0.89%) Apache
10 5 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.36%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.36%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 41 (7.33%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.54%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.54%) Siemens NX
5 2 (0.36%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.36%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 7 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.72%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.54%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.18%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 117 (20.93%) Office 365
2 92 (16.46%) Amazon AWS
3 91 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 62 (11.09%) IaaS
5 46 (8.23%) PaaS
6 15 (2.68%) SaaS
7 11 (1.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 7 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.54%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.18%) Heroku
10 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.18%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 108 (19.32%) DHCP
2 101 (18.07%) DNS
3 67 (11.99%) Firewall
4 64 (11.45%) Skype
5 56 (10.02%) LDAP
6 48 (8.59%) PBX
6 48 (8.59%) PSTN
7 45 (8.05%) Kerberos
8 39 (6.98%) VPN
9 38 (6.80%) SAN
10 26 (4.65%) Wireless
11 23 (4.11%) Cisco ASA
11 23 (4.11%) LAN
11 23 (4.11%) VoIP
12 19 (3.40%) Internet
13 16 (2.86%) TCP/IP
13 16 (2.86%) Unified Communications
14 14 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
15 13 (2.33%) Cisco Wireless
15 13 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (22.72%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (1.79%) MySQL
3 10 (1.79%) Relational Database
4 9 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
4 9 (1.61%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.07%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.72%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.54%) Power BI
9 3 (0.54%) Redis
9 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (2.50%) Selenium
2 14 (2.50%) Visual Studio
3 11 (1.97%) Jenkins
4 10 (1.79%) Subversion
5 8 (1.43%) Metasploit
6 7 (1.25%) Git (software)
7 6 (1.07%) IDA Disassembler
7 6 (1.07%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (0.72%) HP UFT
8 4 (0.72%) JIRA
8 4 (0.72%) Moq
8 4 (0.72%) MSTest
8 4 (0.72%) NUnit
8 4 (0.72%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (0.72%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.72%) Zephyr
9 2 (0.36%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.18%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.18%) Xcode
General
1 61 (10.91%) Telecoms
2 28 (5.01%) Finance
3 19 (3.40%) Automotive
4 13 (2.33%) Publishing
5 12 (2.15%) Legal
5 12 (2.15%) Marketing
6 11 (1.97%) Back Office
6 11 (1.97%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.97%) Retail
7 5 (0.89%) Banking
7 5 (0.89%) Electronics
8 2 (0.36%) Advertising
8 2 (0.36%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.18%) Czech Language
9 1 (0.18%) Military
9 1 (0.18%) Slovak Language
Job Titles
1 102 (18.25%) Developer
2 97 (17.35%) Analyst
3 65 (11.63%) Support Engineer
4 59 (10.55%) Systems Engineer
5 51 (9.12%) Administrator
6 49 (8.77%) Software Developer
7 48 (8.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 43 (7.69%) .NET Developer
9 41 (7.33%) Junior
10 39 (6.98%) IT Support
11 38 (6.80%) Graduate
12 35 (6.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 33 (5.90%) Junior Developer
14 32 (5.72%) Junior Software Developer
15 31 (5.55%) Infrastructure Support
16 30 (5.37%) IT Administrator
16 30 (5.37%) IT Analyst
16 30 (5.37%) IT Engineer
17 29 (5.19%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
18 26 (4.65%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (14.67%) .NET
2 54 (9.66%) ASP.NET
3 39 (6.98%) HTML
4 38 (6.80%) CSS
4 38 (6.80%) Web Services
5 29 (5.19%) WinForms
6 25 (4.47%) jQuery
7 24 (4.29%) Gherkin
8 23 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (3.40%) .NET Framework
10 18 (3.22%) SOAP
11 17 (3.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 15 (2.68%) Spring
12 15 (2.68%) XML
13 14 (2.50%) WPF
14 13 (2.33%) RESTful
15 11 (1.97%) AngularJS
16 10 (1.79%) REST
17 9 (1.61%) ASP.NET Web API
17 9 (1.61%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 104 (18.60%) Computer Science
2 46 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (4.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 25 (4.47%) Data Centre
4 25 (4.47%) PKI
5 20 (3.58%) Greenfield Project
6 17 (3.04%) Clustering
6 17 (3.04%) Driving Licence
6 17 (3.04%) Mobile App
7 15 (2.68%) Smartphone
8 12 (2.15%) Fat Client
8 12 (2.15%) Thin Client
9 11 (1.97%) EMC VNX
9 11 (1.97%) Replication
10 10 (1.79%) Algorithms
10 10 (1.79%) BYOD
10 10 (1.79%) Client/Server
11 9 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
11 9 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
12 7 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 220 (39.36%) Windows Server
2 120 (21.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 118 (21.11%) Linux
4 85 (15.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (9.84%) VxWorks
6 52 (9.30%) Windows 7
7 40 (7.16%) Windows 10
8 26 (4.65%) Mac OS X
9 20 (3.58%) Android
10 19 (3.40%) Unix
11 18 (3.22%) Windows Vista
12 16 (2.86%) Apple iOS
12 16 (2.86%) Windows 8
13 13 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (1.43%) Windows XP
15 7 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (0.89%) Mac OS
17 4 (0.72%) Kali Linux
18 3 (0.54%) AIX
19 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (12.34%) Identity Management
2 69 (12.34%) Test Automation
3 65 (11.63%) Cybersecurity
3 65 (11.63%) Software Engineering
4 40 (7.16%) Continuous Improvement
5 39 (6.98%) Penetration Testing
5 39 (6.98%) Software Testing
6 36 (6.44%) MVC
6 36 (6.44%) Presales
7 34 (6.08%) Kalman Filter
8 33 (5.90%) Ethical Hacking
8 33 (5.90%) Source Code Analysis
8 33 (5.90%) System Testing
9 32 (5.72%) ITIL
9 32 (5.72%) Mentoring
10 30 (5.37%) Task Automation
11 29 (5.19%) Patch Management
12 28 (5.01%) OO
13 27 (4.83%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (18.25%) SQL
2 88 (15.74%) C++
3 82 (14.67%) C
4 75 (13.42%) Java
5 74 (13.24%) C#
6 57 (10.20%) Python
7 53 (9.48%) PowerShell
8 49 (8.77%) JavaScript
9 32 (5.72%) Shell Script
10 24 (4.29%) T-SQL
11 17 (3.04%) VB.NET
12 14 (2.50%) Perl
13 12 (2.15%) Bash Shell
13 12 (2.15%) VB
14 10 (1.79%) PHP
15 8 (1.43%) Ruby
16 7 (1.25%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.54%) VBScript
18 2 (0.36%) MATLAB
19 1 (0.18%) XAML
Qualifications
1 130 (23.26%) Degree
2 72 (12.88%) Security Cleared
3 56 (10.02%) DV Cleared
4 34 (6.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (5.55%) ISTQB
6 29 (5.19%) ISEB
7 23 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (3.58%) CCNA
9 16 (2.86%) MCSE
10 13 (2.33%) CCNP
11 11 (1.97%) Computer Science Degree
11 11 (1.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (1.79%) HND
12 10 (1.79%) MCSA
13 8 (1.43%) CEH
13 8 (1.43%) Master's Degree
13 8 (1.43%) OSCP
13 8 (1.43%) PhD
13 8 (1.43%) SC Cleared
14 7 (1.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.01%) QA
2 8 (1.43%) SLA
3 2 (0.36%) HL7
4 1 (0.18%) DICOM
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 206 (36.85%) Active Directory
2 122 (21.82%) Hyper-V
3 86 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (6.08%) Virtual Machines
5 33 (5.90%) vSphere
6 16 (2.86%) XenApp
7 12 (2.15%) Terminal Services
8 11 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (1.61%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.72%) KVM
12 3 (0.54%) Firmware
12 3 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.54%) XenServer
13 2 (0.36%) vCloud
14 1 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 97 (17.35%) SCCM
2 66 (11.81%) SCOM
3 27 (4.83%) Ansible
4 18 (3.22%) WSUS
5 13 (2.33%) Backup Exec
5 13 (2.33%) Nessus
5 13 (2.33%) Nmap
6 12 (2.15%) SmoothWall
7 11 (1.97%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 10 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (1.61%) Microsoft Clustering
10 7 (1.25%) Puppet
10 7 (1.25%) vCenter Server
11 6 (1.07%) Terraform
12 5 (0.89%) Defensics
12 5 (0.89%) OpenVAS
12 5 (0.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 3 (0.54%) Nagios
14 2 (0.36%) SCDPM
14 2 (0.36%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 238 (42.58%) Microsoft
2 132 (23.61%) VMware
3 69 (12.34%) Cisco
4 52 (9.30%) HP
5 34 (6.08%) Citrix
6 29 (5.19%) Sophos
7 28 (5.01%) Oracle
8 26 (4.65%) Apple
9 21 (3.76%) Veeam
10 17 (3.04%) SolarWinds
11 15 (2.68%) Dell
12 13 (2.33%) F5
13 12 (2.15%) Aruba
13 12 (2.15%) EMC
13 12 (2.15%) Forcepoint
13 12 (2.15%) Meru Networks
13 12 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
14 11 (1.97%) Codenomicon
14 11 (1.97%) Symantec
15 10 (1.79%) ProCurve
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £35k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £34,000 per annum + 5% Bonus, Childcare vouchers, Free Gym, Shares
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum GBP 26K +Extensive benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Yoh
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum benefits and technical training
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + 7.5%
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Yoh
Salary: £25000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
MP Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Flexible hours, Working remotely (once trained), Travel opportunities
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum + Benefits including Free Gym & Lunc
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £15000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxfordshire
Diamond Light Source
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, certification
Posted: 13 days ago