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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 14 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 17 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 13.49% 23.73% 17.92%
As % of the Vendors category 29.82% 58.33% 57.58%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 19
Average salary £46,250 £32,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.41% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,686
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
57 24 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 45.24% 40.68% 31.13%
Number of salaries quoted 35 24 33
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 23 January 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 21 (48.84%) .NET
2 17 (39.53%) C#
2 17 (39.53%) MVC
3 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
4 14 (32.56%) SQL
5 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
6 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (25.58%) Windows
7 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
8 10 (23.26%) Internet
8 10 (23.26%) Scrum
8 10 (23.26%) WCF
8 10 (23.26%) Windows 7
9 9 (20.93%) Cisco
10 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
10 8 (18.60%) OO
10 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (18.60%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
11 7 (16.28%) MS Office
11 7 (16.28%) Firewall
11 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (16.28%) Couchbase
12 6 (13.95%) Big Data
12 6 (13.95%) IIS
12 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
12 6 (13.95%) UML
13 5 (11.63%) OOD
13 5 (11.63%) Web Services
13 5 (11.63%) Pharmaceutical

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
2 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
3 6 (13.95%) IIS
4 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.65%) Lync
7 1 (2.33%) CMS
7 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
2 7 (16.28%) MS Office
3 2 (4.65%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) SaaS
2 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) Internet
2 7 (16.28%) Firewall
3 4 (9.30%) Structured Cabling
3 4 (9.30%) IP Telephony
4 3 (6.98%) ADSL
4 3 (6.98%) Broadband
4 3 (6.98%) LAN
4 3 (6.98%) WAN
4 3 (6.98%) VPN
4 3 (6.98%) SAN
4 3 (6.98%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) Couchbase
3 6 (13.95%) Big Data
4 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.33%) NUnit
4 1 (2.33%) MSTest
General
1 5 (11.63%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (9.30%) French Language
2 4 (9.30%) German Language
3 2 (4.65%) Back Office
3 2 (4.65%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Automotive
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Support Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Technical Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Programmer
4 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Programmer
5 4 (9.30%) Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Database Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Database Developer
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Developer
5 4 (9.30%) C# Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Database Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.98%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (48.84%) .NET
2 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
3 10 (23.26%) WCF
4 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (11.63%) Web Services
6 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (9.30%) RESTful
6 4 (9.30%) WPF
6 4 (9.30%) CSS
6 4 (9.30%) HTML
7 3 (6.98%) NHibernate
7 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.65%) COM
9 1 (2.33%) SOAP
9 1 (2.33%) LAMP
9 1 (2.33%) JSON
9 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.33%) Visualforce
9 1 (2.33%) Ajax
9 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Mobile Computing
1 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
1 4 (9.30%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.98%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (6.98%) EqualLogic
2 3 (6.98%) Biotechnology
3 1 (2.33%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.33%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Windows
2 10 (23.26%) Windows 7
3 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) MVC
2 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.26%) Scrum
4 8 (18.60%) OO
5 6 (13.95%) UML
6 5 (11.63%) OOD
6 5 (11.63%) TDD
7 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.30%) System Testing
7 4 (9.30%) Time Management
8 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.98%) Data Management
8 3 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (6.98%) Line Management
9 2 (4.65%) Analytics
9 2 (4.65%) Coaching
9 2 (4.65%) ITIL
10 1 (2.33%) Project Planning
10 1 (2.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) C#
2 14 (32.56%) SQL
3 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.33%) PHP
5 1 (2.33%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.30%) Degree
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.98%) CCNA
4 2 (4.65%) MCP
4 2 (4.65%) MCSE
4 2 (4.65%) MCSA
5 1 (2.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Cisco
2 4 (9.30%) VMware
2 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
3 3 (6.98%) Dell
3 3 (6.98%) Avaya
3 3 (6.98%) Juniper
4 1 (2.33%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.33%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.33%) Neolane
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