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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 15 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 18 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 12.41% 10.96% 13.83%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 36.36% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 13
Average salary £55,000 £32,000 £24,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.87% +32.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £34,400 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
54 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 37.24% 30.14% 30.85%
Number of salaries quoted 39 17 29
Average salary £33,000 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -14.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 17 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 18 (58.06%) .NET
2 14 (45.16%) C#
2 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (38.71%) WCF
4 11 (35.48%) Windows
4 11 (35.48%) SharePoint
4 11 (35.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (25.81%) SQL
6 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
6 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
6 8 (25.81%) Internet
6 8 (25.81%) Firewall
6 8 (25.81%) Scrum
6 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (22.58%) Web Services
7 7 (22.58%) LAN
7 7 (22.58%) WAN
7 7 (22.58%) VPN
7 7 (22.58%) MVC
7 7 (22.58%) WPF
7 7 (22.58%) Hyper-V
8 6 (19.35%) Degree
8 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (16.13%) MS Office
9 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
9 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
9 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
9 5 (16.13%) Silverlight

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 11 (35.48%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (12.90%) IIS
4 3 (9.68%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (9.68%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (9.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) Internet
1 8 (25.81%) Firewall
2 7 (22.58%) VPN
2 7 (22.58%) LAN
2 7 (22.58%) WAN
3 4 (12.90%) Network Security
3 4 (12.90%) iSCSI
3 4 (12.90%) SAN
4 3 (9.68%) SNMP
4 3 (9.68%) ADSL
4 3 (9.68%) Broadband
5 1 (3.23%) VoIP
5 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.23%) DHCP
5 1 (3.23%) DNS
5 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (9.68%) Couchbase
5 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.90%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Programmer
2 5 (16.13%) C# Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Database Developer
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Developer
3 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Database Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Head of IT
3 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) IT Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Database Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Programmer
4 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) .NET
2 12 (38.71%) WCF
3 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
4 7 (22.58%) Web Services
4 7 (22.58%) WPF
5 5 (16.13%) Silverlight
5 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
6 4 (12.90%) HTML
6 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (12.90%) RESTful
7 3 (9.68%) XML
7 3 (9.68%) XML Schema
7 3 (9.68%) REST
8 2 (6.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.23%) CSS
9 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Biotechnology
1 4 (12.90%) Client/Server
1 4 (12.90%) EqualLogic
1 4 (12.90%) Mobile Computing
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Social Media
2 3 (9.68%) LIMS
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.68%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (9.68%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
5 3 (9.68%) UNIX
5 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.45%) Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Scrum
3 7 (22.58%) MVC
4 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (12.90%) System Testing
4 4 (12.90%) People Management
5 3 (9.68%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (9.68%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.68%) TDD
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.68%) Performance Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Project Management
5 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.68%) CRM
5 3 (9.68%) ERP
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.45%) Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) C#
2 8 (25.81%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) C
4 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.45%) C++
6 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) CCNA
2 3 (9.68%) CISSP
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) MCP
4 1 (3.23%) MCTS
4 1 (3.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Hyper-V
2 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) WSUS
2 3 (9.68%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Dell
1 4 (12.90%) Avaya
2 3 (9.68%) Juniper
2 3 (9.68%) VMware
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco
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