The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 12 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 21 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 14.79% 21.54% 16.35%
As % of the Vendors category 31.34% 51.85% 48.57%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 17
Average salary £32,500 £32,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.77% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £27,500 £22,686
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Vendors Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
67 27 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 47.18% 41.54% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 37 27 35
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Abingdon region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Abingdon

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 19 (47.50%) .NET
2 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 17 (42.50%) C#
3 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (32.50%) WCF
4 12 (30.00%) Windows
4 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 11 (27.50%) SQL
5 11 (27.50%) MVC
5 11 (27.50%) Windows 7
6 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
7 9 (22.50%) Cisco
7 9 (22.50%) Scrum
7 9 (22.50%) Internet
7 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (20.00%) Firewall
8 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 8 (20.00%) MS Office
9 7 (17.50%) Web Services
9 7 (17.50%) WPF
10 6 (15.00%) IIS
10 6 (15.00%) OO
10 6 (15.00%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
11 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (10.00%) IP Telephony
12 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
2 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (15.00%) IIS
4 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.00%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (5.00%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) SaaS
2 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) Internet
2 8 (20.00%) Firewall
3 4 (10.00%) IP Telephony
3 4 (10.00%) iSCSI
3 4 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
3 4 (10.00%) VPN
3 4 (10.00%) SAN
4 3 (7.50%) ADSL
4 3 (7.50%) Broadband
4 3 (7.50%) LAN
4 3 (7.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (10.00%) Couchbase
3 3 (7.50%) Big Data
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (15.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (10.00%) French Language
2 4 (10.00%) German Language
3 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Automotive
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) .NET Developer
3 7 (17.50%) C# Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Support Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Programmer
5 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Database Developer
6 4 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 4 (10.00%) SQL Database Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) Database Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) SQL Programmer
7 3 (7.50%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (7.50%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (47.50%) .NET
2 13 (32.50%) WCF
3 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (17.50%) Web Services
4 7 (17.50%) WPF
5 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (10.00%) RESTful
7 3 (7.50%) Silverlight
7 3 (7.50%) REST
7 3 (7.50%) NHibernate
8 2 (5.00%) HTML
8 2 (5.00%) COM
8 2 (5.00%) CSS
8 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Biotechnology
1 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (10.00%) EqualLogic
1 4 (10.00%) Mobile Computing
2 3 (7.50%) Social Media
2 3 (7.50%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (7.50%) Open Source
3 1 (2.50%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.50%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Windows 7
3 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) MVC
3 9 (22.50%) Scrum
4 6 (15.00%) OO
5 4 (10.00%) OOD
5 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (10.00%) System Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Time Management
6 3 (7.50%) TDD
6 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.50%) UML
6 3 (7.50%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (5.00%) Line Management
7 2 (5.00%) Coaching
7 2 (5.00%) ITIL
7 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Analytics
8 1 (2.50%) Data Management
8 1 (2.50%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) C#
2 11 (27.50%) SQL
3 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
3 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.00%) Degree
3 3 (7.50%) CCNA
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.00%) MCP
4 2 (5.00%) MCSE
4 2 (5.00%) MCSA
5 1 (2.50%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) WSUS
2 3 (7.50%) Puppet
2 3 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Cisco
2 4 (10.00%) Dell
2 4 (10.00%) Avaya
2 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (10.00%) VMware
3 3 (7.50%) Juniper
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