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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 4 6 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 85 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 33.86% 22.41% 8.64%
As % of the Vendors category 43.81% 38.24% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 38 23 12
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £35,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
194 68 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 77.29% 58.62% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 82 52 37
Median salary £31,500 £36,250 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.10% +18.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £55,000 £55,000
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 3 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 119 (86.23%) Windows
2 79 (57.25%) Sophos
3 69 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (39.13%) C#
5 52 (37.68%) SQL Server
6 49 (35.51%) C++
6 49 (35.51%) MS Excel
6 49 (35.51%) Pair Programming
6 49 (35.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 48 (34.78%) Python
8 47 (34.06%) Analytical Skills
9 46 (33.33%) Software Engineering
10 43 (31.16%) Regression Testing
10 43 (31.16%) Java
11 42 (30.43%) .NET
12 41 (29.71%) Data Protection
13 40 (28.99%) QA
14 33 (23.91%) MS Office
15 32 (23.19%) Active Directory
15 32 (23.19%) Windows Server
16 26 (18.84%) Windows 7
17 25 (18.12%) Windows 8
18 23 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
19 21 (15.22%) PowerShell
20 20 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
21 19 (13.77%) SaaS
21 19 (13.77%) DevOps
22 18 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
22 18 (13.04%) Degree
22 18 (13.04%) SQL

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 17 (12.32%) Exchange Server 2013
2 14 (10.14%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.62%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.45%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 49 (35.51%) MS Excel
2 33 (23.91%) MS Office
3 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (13.77%) SaaS
3 3 (2.17%) Office 365
4 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.59%) Internet
2 12 (8.70%) Firewall
3 10 (7.25%) VPN
4 9 (6.52%) iSCSI
4 9 (6.52%) SAN
5 3 (2.17%) DHCP
5 3 (2.17%) DNS
5 3 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.17%) Wireless
6 2 (1.45%) LAN
6 2 (1.45%) VLAN
6 2 (1.45%) VoIP
6 2 (1.45%) WAN
7 1 (0.72%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (37.68%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (7.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.72%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (10.87%) Git (software)
1 15 (10.87%) TeamCity
2 8 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (5.80%) Visual Studio
3 7 (5.07%) Selenium
4 2 (1.45%) WinDbg
General
1 6 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (1.45%) Advertising
2 2 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (30.43%) Software Engineer
2 29 (21.01%) C++ Software Engineer
2 29 (21.01%) Java Engineer
2 29 (21.01%) Java Software Engineer
3 28 (20.29%) C# Software Engineer
4 22 (15.94%) Developer
5 15 (10.87%) Senior Software Engineer
6 14 (10.14%) Analyst
6 14 (10.14%) DevOps Engineer
7 13 (9.42%) Azure Engineer
7 13 (9.42%) Graduate
7 13 (9.42%) Support Analyst
8 12 (8.70%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 12 (8.70%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 12 (8.70%) Senior Java Engineer
8 12 (8.70%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 10 (7.25%) Microsoft Engineer
9 10 (7.25%) Senior Developer
10 9 (6.52%) Administrator
10 9 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (30.43%) .NET
2 13 (9.42%) ASP.NET
3 9 (6.52%) HTML
3 9 (6.52%) Web Services
4 8 (5.80%) .NET Framework
4 8 (5.80%) CSS
4 8 (5.80%) Entity Framework
4 8 (5.80%) HTML5
4 8 (5.80%) Middleware
5 7 (5.07%) jQuery
6 5 (3.62%) Velocity
7 3 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (1.45%) Flash
8 2 (1.45%) JSON
8 2 (1.45%) RESTful
9 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.72%) WCF
9 1 (0.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (34.06%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (6.52%) Clustering
3 9 (6.52%) EqualLogic
4 4 (2.90%) Biotechnology
5 3 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.17%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 119 (86.23%) Windows
2 32 (23.19%) Windows Server
3 26 (18.84%) Windows 7
4 25 (18.12%) Windows 8
5 23 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (13.04%) Linux
7 9 (6.52%) Mac OS X
7 9 (6.52%) Windows XP
8 8 (5.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (5.80%) Windows Vista
9 7 (5.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.17%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.72%) Android
11 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (35.51%) Continuous Improvement
2 49 (35.51%) Pair Programming
3 46 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 43 (31.16%) Regression Testing
5 41 (29.71%) Data Protection
6 19 (13.77%) DevOps
7 17 (12.32%) Mentoring
8 16 (11.59%) Root Cause Analysis
9 15 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (10.87%) Line Management
10 10 (7.25%) Coaching
10 10 (7.25%) ITIL
10 10 (7.25%) Project Management
11 9 (6.52%) Cross-Platform Development
11 9 (6.52%) SDLC
11 9 (6.52%) Secure Coding
11 9 (6.52%) Test Automation
12 8 (5.80%) High Availability
12 8 (5.80%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (39.13%) C#
2 49 (35.51%) C++
3 48 (34.78%) Python
4 43 (31.16%) Java
5 21 (15.22%) PowerShell
6 18 (13.04%) SQL
7 13 (9.42%) Perl
8 11 (7.97%) C
9 8 (5.80%) Apex Code
10 6 (4.35%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.45%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.72%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (13.04%) Degree
2 9 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.35%) DBS Check
4 5 (3.62%) MCSE
5 3 (2.17%) A+ Certification
5 3 (2.17%) LPIC
5 3 (2.17%) MCP
6 2 (1.45%) MBA
7 1 (0.72%) CCNA
7 1 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (28.99%) QA
2 16 (11.59%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (23.19%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.17%) vSphere
4 2 (1.45%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (10.87%) WSUS
2 9 (6.52%) Icinga
3 8 (5.80%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 5 (3.62%) SCCM
5 3 (2.17%) Simpana
Vendors
1 79 (57.25%) Sophos
2 14 (10.14%) Avaya
3 10 (7.25%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (6.52%) Dell
4 9 (6.52%) Fortinet
5 4 (2.90%) VMware
6 3 (2.17%) CommVault
6 3 (2.17%) NetApp
6 3 (2.17%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.45%) Acronis
7 2 (1.45%) Cisco
7 2 (1.45%) Fujitsu
7 2 (1.45%) Sony
7 2 (1.45%) Trend Micro
7 2 (1.45%) Veeam
8 1 (0.72%) Citrix
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Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum £36k - £42k + £5k bonus & benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rockfield
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum including pension, profit share
Posted: 4 days ago
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Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, pension, home working
Posted: 20 days ago
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Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
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