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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 3 7 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 60 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 33.33% 19.67% 8.75%
As % of the Vendors category 46.88% 50.00% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 24 10
Median salary £45,000 £26,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+69.81% -55.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +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
128 48 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 71.11% 39.34% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 51 48 42
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £33,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 August 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 135 (84.38%) Windows
2 88 (55.00%) Sophos
3 75 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (41.88%) C++
5 63 (39.38%) MS Excel
6 62 (38.75%) Software Engineering
7 59 (36.88%) Pair Programming
8 50 (31.25%) C#
9 49 (30.63%) Python
10 48 (30.00%) Linux
11 45 (28.13%) Regression Testing
11 45 (28.13%) Continuous Improvement
12 42 (26.25%) SQL Server
13 39 (24.38%) Java
14 38 (23.75%) .NET
15 37 (23.13%) Windows Server
16 36 (22.50%) C
17 33 (20.63%) Mentoring
17 33 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
18 31 (19.38%) Coaching
18 31 (19.38%) Active Directory
18 31 (19.38%) Data Protection
19 28 (17.50%) PowerShell
19 28 (17.50%) Test Automation
19 28 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
19 28 (17.50%) Degree
19 28 (17.50%) QA
20 26 (16.25%) MS Office
21 25 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
21 25 (15.63%) Mac OS X

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 14 (8.75%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.50%) MS Exchange
3 11 (6.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.25%) CMS
4 2 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 63 (39.38%) MS Excel
2 26 (16.25%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (1.25%) Eloqua
1 2 (1.25%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (11.88%) SaaS
3 8 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.13%) Office 365
5 3 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.75%) Firewall
2 11 (6.88%) Internet
3 7 (4.38%) SAN
4 4 (2.50%) VLAN
4 4 (2.50%) VPN
5 3 (1.88%) DHCP
5 3 (1.88%) DNS
5 3 (1.88%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (1.88%) VoIP
6 2 (1.25%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.25%) Intranet
6 2 (1.25%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.25%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.63%) LAN
7 1 (0.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (26.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (4.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (3.13%) MySQL
4 5 (3.13%) OLAP
4 5 (3.13%) OLTP
4 5 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.13%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.13%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.63%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (8.13%) Git (software)
1 13 (8.13%) TeamCity
1 13 (8.13%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.25%) JIRA
2 2 (1.25%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.63%) Selenium
3 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (5.00%) Marketing
2 5 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.63%) Advertising
4 1 (0.63%) Finance
4 1 (0.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (35.63%) Software Engineer
2 31 (19.38%) Senior Software Engineer
3 27 (16.88%) C++ Software Engineer
4 26 (16.25%) Java Engineer
4 26 (16.25%) Java Software Engineer
5 24 (15.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 21 (13.13%) Analyst
7 17 (10.63%) Support Analyst
8 14 (8.75%) Developer
8 14 (8.75%) DevOps Engineer
9 13 (8.13%) Windows Support Analyst
10 12 (7.50%) .NET Developer
10 12 (7.50%) Senior .NET Developer
10 12 (7.50%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 12 (7.50%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 12 (7.50%) Senior Developer
10 12 (7.50%) Senior Java Engineer
10 12 (7.50%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 11 (6.88%) Salesforce.com Developer
11 11 (6.88%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (23.75%) .NET
2 11 (6.88%) Middleware
2 11 (6.88%) Qt
2 11 (6.88%) Web Services
3 9 (5.63%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.88%) COM
4 3 (1.88%) HTML
4 3 (1.88%) HTML5
4 3 (1.88%) XML
5 2 (1.25%) CSS
5 2 (1.25%) jQuery
5 2 (1.25%) REST
5 2 (1.25%) SAML
5 2 (1.25%) SOAP
6 1 (0.63%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.63%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.63%) JSON
6 1 (0.63%) RESTful
6 1 (0.63%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (13.13%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.38%) Clustering
3 7 (4.38%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.13%) Biotechnology
4 5 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 5 (3.13%) Microsoft Licensing
5 3 (1.88%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.25%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.25%) Google Search Appliance
6 2 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 135 (84.38%) Windows
2 48 (30.00%) Linux
3 37 (23.13%) Windows Server
4 25 (15.63%) Mac OS X
4 25 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (15.00%) Windows 7
6 22 (13.75%) Windows 8
7 16 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (8.13%) Windows 10
9 5 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.25%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (38.75%) Software Engineering
3 59 (36.88%) Pair Programming
4 45 (28.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 45 (28.13%) Regression Testing
5 33 (20.63%) Mentoring
6 31 (19.38%) Coaching
6 31 (19.38%) Data Protection
7 28 (17.50%) Test Automation
8 25 (15.63%) Cross-Platform Development
8 25 (15.63%) Secure Coding
9 19 (11.88%) DevOps
10 18 (11.25%) Project Management
11 13 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (8.13%) Integration Testing
11 13 (8.13%) Unit Testing
12 11 (6.88%) High Availability
12 11 (6.88%) Line Management
13 10 (6.25%) Patch Management
13 10 (6.25%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 67 (41.88%) C++
2 50 (31.25%) C#
3 49 (30.63%) Python
4 39 (24.38%) Java
5 36 (22.50%) C
6 28 (17.50%) PowerShell
7 21 (13.13%) Perl
8 19 (11.88%) SQL
9 11 (6.88%) Apex Code
10 10 (6.25%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.25%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (17.50%) Degree
2 13 (8.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (7.50%) MCSE
4 3 (1.88%) CCNA
4 3 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.88%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.25%) MCITP
5 2 (1.25%) MCP
5 2 (1.25%) MCSA
5 2 (1.25%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (17.50%) QA
2 14 (8.75%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (19.38%) Active Directory
2 16 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
3 15 (9.38%) vSphere
4 6 (3.75%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.13%) Terminal Server
5 5 (3.13%) VMware ESX
5 5 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (10.63%) WSUS
2 12 (7.50%) SCCM
3 11 (6.88%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 10 (6.25%) Icinga
4 10 (6.25%) Simpana
Vendors
1 88 (55.00%) Sophos
2 21 (13.13%) Salesforce.com
3 15 (9.38%) CommVault
3 15 (9.38%) NetApp
3 15 (9.38%) VMware
4 11 (6.88%) Avaya
4 11 (6.88%) IBM
4 11 (6.88%) SolarWinds
5 6 (3.75%) Sage
5 6 (3.75%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 5 (3.13%) Atlassian
6 5 (3.13%) Cognos
6 5 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.13%) RedGate
6 5 (3.13%) Tableau
7 4 (2.50%) Cisco
8 3 (1.88%) Google
9 2 (1.25%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.25%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.25%) Veeam
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Rockfield
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum including pension, profit share
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: up to £65,000 + £10k Bonus & Stock Options
Posted: 22 days ago