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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 3 7 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 99 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 36.67% 17.60% 9.52%
As % of the Vendors category 45.41% 36.67% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 41 20 14
Median salary £37,500 £46,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £34,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
218 60 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 80.74% 48.00% 31.55%
Number of salaries quoted 93 46 45
Median salary £31,500 £40,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +31.14%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

The demand trend of job ads across the Abingdon region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Abingdon region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 143 (87.20%) Windows
2 94 (57.32%) Sophos
3 82 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (37.80%) C++
5 61 (37.20%) Pair Programming
6 59 (35.98%) C#
6 59 (35.98%) SQL Server
6 59 (35.98%) MS Excel
7 57 (34.76%) Software Engineering
8 56 (34.15%) Continuous Improvement
9 55 (33.54%) Python
10 54 (32.93%) Regression Testing
11 49 (29.88%) Java
12 48 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
13 45 (27.44%) Data Protection
13 45 (27.44%) .NET
14 42 (25.61%) QA
15 40 (24.39%) Windows Server
16 37 (22.56%) MS Office
17 36 (21.95%) Active Directory
18 33 (20.12%) Linux
19 30 (18.29%) Windows Server 2012
19 30 (18.29%) Windows 7
20 28 (17.07%) Mentoring
21 27 (16.46%) Windows 8
22 23 (14.02%) Microsoft Azure
23 22 (13.41%) PowerShell
23 22 (13.41%) WSUS
23 22 (13.41%) DevOps
23 22 (13.41%) SaaS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon 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 20 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2013
2 19 (11.59%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.88%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 59 (35.98%) MS Excel
2 37 (22.56%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (13.41%) SaaS
3 1 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.80%) Internet
2 15 (9.15%) Firewall
3 12 (7.32%) VPN
4 11 (6.71%) iSCSI
4 11 (6.71%) SAN
5 4 (2.44%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (1.83%) VLAN
6 3 (1.83%) Wireless
7 2 (1.22%) DHCP
7 2 (1.22%) DNS
7 2 (1.22%) LAN
7 2 (1.22%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.22%) WAN
8 1 (0.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (35.98%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (6.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.61%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (9.76%) Git (software)
1 16 (9.76%) TeamCity
2 9 (5.49%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (4.27%) Selenium
5 2 (1.22%) WinDbg
General
1 8 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (1.22%) Marketing
3 1 (0.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (31.71%) Software Engineer
2 35 (21.34%) C++ Software Engineer
2 35 (21.34%) Java Engineer
2 35 (21.34%) Java Software Engineer
3 34 (20.73%) C# Software Engineer
4 23 (14.02%) Senior Software Engineer
5 22 (13.41%) Developer
6 18 (10.98%) Analyst
7 17 (10.37%) DevOps Engineer
8 16 (9.76%) Support Analyst
9 15 (9.15%) Graduate
9 15 (9.15%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 15 (9.15%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 15 (9.15%) Senior Java Engineer
9 15 (9.15%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 14 (8.54%) Azure Engineer
11 12 (7.32%) Senior Developer
12 11 (6.71%) Administrator
12 11 (6.71%) Microsoft Engineer
12 11 (6.71%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (27.44%) .NET
2 11 (6.71%) Middleware
3 10 (6.10%) ASP.NET
4 8 (4.88%) .NET Framework
4 8 (4.88%) Entity Framework
4 8 (4.88%) HTML
4 8 (4.88%) HTML5
4 8 (4.88%) Web Services
5 7 (4.27%) CSS
5 7 (4.27%) jQuery
6 3 (1.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (1.83%) Velocity
7 2 (1.22%) Flash
8 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.61%) JSON
8 1 (0.61%) Qt
8 1 (0.61%) RESTful
8 1 (0.61%) WCF
8 1 (0.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (12.80%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (6.71%) Clustering
3 11 (6.71%) EqualLogic
4 6 (3.66%) Biotechnology
5 5 (3.05%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.05%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.44%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 143 (87.20%) Windows
2 40 (24.39%) Windows Server
3 33 (20.12%) Linux
4 30 (18.29%) Windows 7
4 30 (18.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (16.46%) Windows 8
6 17 (10.37%) Mac OS X
7 9 (5.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (5.49%) Windows XP
8 8 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (4.88%) Windows Vista
9 6 (3.66%) Windows 10
10 5 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (37.20%) Pair Programming
3 57 (34.76%) Software Engineering
4 56 (34.15%) Continuous Improvement
5 54 (32.93%) Regression Testing
6 45 (27.44%) Data Protection
7 28 (17.07%) Mentoring
8 22 (13.41%) DevOps
9 21 (12.80%) Coaching
10 18 (10.98%) Line Management
10 18 (10.98%) Root Cause Analysis
11 17 (10.37%) Cross-Platform Development
11 17 (10.37%) Secure Coding
11 17 (10.37%) Test Automation
12 16 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (6.71%) High Availability
13 11 (6.71%) Integration Testing
13 11 (6.71%) Project Management
13 11 (6.71%) Unit Testing
14 9 (5.49%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 62 (37.80%) C++
2 59 (35.98%) C#
3 55 (33.54%) Python
4 49 (29.88%) Java
5 22 (13.41%) PowerShell
6 20 (12.20%) C
7 19 (11.59%) Perl
8 17 (10.37%) SQL
9 11 (6.71%) Apex Code
10 7 (4.27%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (12.80%) Degree
2 9 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.66%) DBS Check
3 6 (3.66%) MCSE
4 4 (2.44%) CCNA
4 4 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.22%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.22%) LPIC
5 2 (1.22%) MBA
5 2 (1.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (25.61%) QA
2 17 (10.37%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (21.95%) Active Directory
2 15 (9.15%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.66%) vSphere
4 4 (2.44%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (13.41%) WSUS
2 11 (6.71%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 10 (6.10%) Icinga
4 7 (4.27%) SCCM
5 6 (3.66%) Simpana
Vendors
1 94 (57.32%) Sophos
2 19 (11.59%) Avaya
3 14 (8.54%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (6.71%) Dell
4 11 (6.71%) Fortinet
5 7 (4.27%) VMware
6 6 (3.66%) CommVault
6 6 (3.66%) NetApp
7 5 (3.05%) Cisco
7 5 (3.05%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.22%) Acronis
8 2 (1.22%) Trend Micro
8 2 (1.22%) Veeam
9 1 (0.61%) Citrix
9 1 (0.61%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.61%) Sony
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