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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 7 27 8
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -19
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 24 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 19.20% 8.48% 15.71%
As % of the Vendors category 51.06% 22.22% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 11
Average salary £26,500 £60,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.83% +87.50%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
47 63 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 37.60% 38.18% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 47 43 22
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,800 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 August 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 17 (39.53%) Windows
2 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
2 16 (37.21%) SQL
3 15 (34.88%) ITIL
4 13 (30.23%) MS Office
5 12 (27.91%) .NET
6 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
7 10 (23.26%) Business Continuity
8 9 (20.93%) Degree
8 9 (20.93%) C#
8 9 (20.93%) Hyper-V
9 8 (18.60%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (18.60%) VoIP
9 8 (18.60%) IIS
10 7 (16.28%) Oracle
10 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
10 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (13.95%) VMware
11 6 (13.95%) WAN
11 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
11 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (11.63%) Nagios
12 5 (11.63%) CCDP
12 5 (11.63%) CCNP
12 5 (11.63%) MS Project
12 5 (11.63%) UNIX
12 5 (11.63%) OO
12 5 (11.63%) Change Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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%) IIS
2 5 (11.63%) Lync
3 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.33%) CMS
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
2 13 (30.23%) MS Office
3 5 (11.63%) MS Project
3 5 (11.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.63%) Office 365
3 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) VoIP
2 6 (13.95%) WAN
3 4 (9.30%) DHCP
3 4 (9.30%) DNS
4 3 (6.98%) SSL
4 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.98%) Firewall
4 3 (6.98%) LAN
5 2 (4.65%) Wireless
5 2 (4.65%) HSRP
5 2 (4.65%) OSPF
5 2 (4.65%) BGP
6 1 (2.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.98%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.33%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (4.65%) Maven
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Games
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Support Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) IT Support
4 5 (11.63%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Team Leader
4 5 (11.63%) Network Team Leader
5 4 (9.30%) Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Network Manager
6 3 (6.98%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Support
6 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Support Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) VoIP Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) .NET
2 4 (9.30%) CSS
2 4 (9.30%) Web Services
2 4 (9.30%) WCF
2 4 (9.30%) HTML
3 3 (6.98%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.65%) XML
4 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
4 2 (4.65%) Spring
4 2 (4.65%) jQuery
4 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.65%) Entity Framework
4 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.33%) REST
5 1 (2.33%) Visualforce
5 1 (2.33%) JSON
5 1 (2.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.65%) Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Social Media
3 1 (2.33%) EPoS
3 1 (2.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
3 5 (11.63%) UNIX
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.65%) Linux
6 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) ITIL
2 10 (23.26%) Business Continuity
3 8 (18.60%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.63%) Information Security
5 5 (11.63%) OO
5 5 (11.63%) Change Management
5 5 (11.63%) Software Deployment
6 4 (9.30%) Project Management
7 3 (6.98%) Scrum
7 3 (6.98%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (6.98%) OOP
7 3 (6.98%) Software Architecture
7 3 (6.98%) Time Management
8 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.65%) Matrix Management
8 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (4.65%) Network Management
8 2 (4.65%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) SQL
2 9 (20.93%) C#
3 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
4 4 (9.30%) Java
4 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.33%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.33%) PHP
6 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Degree
2 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (11.63%) CCNP
3 5 (11.63%) CCDP
4 4 (9.30%) CCNA
4 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.33%) MCITP
6 1 (2.33%) HNC
6 1 (2.33%) HND
6 1 (2.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
1 3 (6.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) Hyper-V
2 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
3 5 (11.63%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Nagios
1 5 (11.63%) Icinga
2 2 (4.65%) SCCM
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle
2 6 (13.95%) VMware
3 3 (6.98%) Fujitsu
3 3 (6.98%) Sony
3 3 (6.98%) Citrix
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.33%) Symantec
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco
4 1 (2.33%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) HP
4 1 (2.33%) Dell
4 1 (2.33%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.33%) Ruckus Wireless
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Sophos
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