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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Oxfordshire / Abingdon
Rank 4 5 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 33 45 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 22.45% 24.32% 11.90%
As % of the Vendors category 33.00% 34.35% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 14
Median salary £32,500 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.13% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
100 131 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 68.03% 70.81% 45.24%
Number of salaries quoted 29 37 34
Median salary £32,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.13% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
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 19 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 60 (65.93%) Windows
2 51 (56.04%) Sophos
3 43 (47.25%) C++
4 35 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (38.46%) Software Engineering
5 33 (36.26%) Python
6 29 (31.87%) QA
7 28 (30.77%) Linux
7 28 (30.77%) Pair Programming
8 25 (27.47%) MS Excel
9 24 (26.37%) Test Automation
10 21 (23.08%) C
11 20 (21.98%) Regression Testing
11 20 (21.98%) Microsoft Certification
12 19 (20.88%) Active Directory
12 19 (20.88%) C#
12 19 (20.88%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (19.78%) Windows Server
14 17 (18.68%) Mentoring
14 17 (18.68%) Coaching
14 17 (18.68%) Java
15 16 (17.58%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (14.29%) vSphere
16 13 (14.29%) Integration Testing
16 13 (14.29%) VMware
17 12 (13.19%) SAN
17 12 (13.19%) Mac OS X
17 12 (13.19%) Secure Coding
17 12 (13.19%) Exchange Server 2013
17 12 (13.19%) Cross-Platform Development

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 12 (13.19%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (3.30%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.20%) CMS
3 2 (2.20%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.20%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (27.47%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.89%) MS Project
3 8 (8.79%) MS Office
4 1 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (2.20%) Eloqua
1 2 (2.20%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.30%) Office 365
3 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.19%) SAN
2 9 (9.89%) Broadband
3 5 (5.49%) VPN
4 3 (3.30%) Firewall
4 3 (3.30%) VoIP
5 2 (2.20%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.20%) Intranet
5 2 (2.20%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (2.20%) Skype
5 2 (2.20%) VLAN
6 1 (1.10%) DHCP
6 1 (1.10%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (2.20%) MySQL
3 2 (2.20%) OLAP
3 2 (2.20%) OLTP
3 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.20%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.10%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.49%) LabVIEW
3 2 (2.20%) JIRA
General
1 5 (5.49%) Marketing
2 2 (2.20%) Finance
3 1 (1.10%) Retail
3 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (38.46%) Software Engineer
2 21 (23.08%) Senior Software Engineer
3 16 (17.58%) Support Engineer
4 10 (10.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (10.99%) Infrastructure Support
4 10 (10.99%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) Applications Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) Project Manager
5 9 (9.89%) Software Applications Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) Technical Manager
5 9 (9.89%) Technical Project Manager
6 7 (7.69%) Developer
6 7 (7.69%) QA Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) QA Software Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Senior Server Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Server Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.89%) Qt
2 8 (8.79%) .NET
3 5 (5.49%) Web Services
4 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.30%) COM
5 2 (2.20%) CSS
5 2 (2.20%) HTML
5 2 (2.20%) HTML5
5 2 (2.20%) jQuery
5 2 (2.20%) Middleware
5 2 (2.20%) REST
5 2 (2.20%) SAML
5 2 (2.20%) SOAP
5 2 (2.20%) Velocity
5 2 (2.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.99%) EMC VNX
2 10 (10.99%) Replication
3 5 (5.49%) Biotechnology
4 2 (2.20%) Clustering
4 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.20%) Google Search Appliance
4 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Licensing
4 2 (2.20%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 60 (65.93%) Windows
2 28 (30.77%) Linux
3 18 (19.78%) Windows Server
4 12 (13.19%) Mac OS X
5 11 (12.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (12.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (9.89%) Windows 10
7 6 (6.59%) Windows 7
8 5 (5.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.30%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 35 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 28 (30.77%) Pair Programming
3 24 (26.37%) Test Automation
4 20 (21.98%) Regression Testing
5 19 (20.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (18.68%) Coaching
6 17 (18.68%) Mentoring
7 13 (14.29%) Integration Testing
8 12 (13.19%) Cross-Platform Development
8 12 (13.19%) Secure Coding
9 10 (10.99%) Server Patching
10 9 (9.89%) PRINCE
10 9 (9.89%) PRINCE2
11 8 (8.79%) ITIL
12 7 (7.69%) Fuzz Testing
12 7 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
13 6 (6.59%) Project Management
14 5 (5.49%) ITSM
15 4 (4.40%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (47.25%) C++
2 33 (36.26%) Python
3 21 (23.08%) C
4 19 (20.88%) C#
5 17 (18.68%) Java
6 10 (10.99%) PowerShell
7 9 (9.89%) SQL
8 4 (4.40%) Apex Code
8 4 (4.40%) Perl
9 3 (3.30%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.20%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (21.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (12.09%) MCSE
3 10 (10.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (9.89%) Degree
4 9 (9.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.20%) A+ Certification
5 2 (2.20%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (31.87%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (20.88%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.29%) vSphere
3 11 (12.09%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (10.99%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.20%) BitLocker
5 2 (2.20%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) SCCM
2 2 (2.20%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 1 (1.10%) Simpana
3 1 (1.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (56.04%) Sophos
2 13 (14.29%) VMware
3 11 (12.09%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (10.99%) EMC
4 10 (10.99%) HP
4 10 (10.99%) Veeam
5 9 (9.89%) Cisco
5 9 (9.89%) Juniper
6 7 (7.69%) Apple
7 5 (5.49%) Avaya
7 5 (5.49%) IBM
7 5 (5.49%) Red Hat
7 5 (5.49%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.30%) CommVault
8 3 (3.30%) NetApp
8 3 (3.30%) Sage
8 3 (3.30%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 2 (2.20%) Adobe
9 2 (2.20%) Cognos
9 2 (2.20%) RedGate
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Includes bonus, plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum benefits + progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum Include bonus, plus benefits (holida
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Salary & Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Abingdon / Burlington
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
AFerry
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Abingdon
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: to c.£50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago