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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 4 6 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 72 28 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 29.88% 21.05% 12.03%
As % of the Vendors category 37.70% 52.83% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 18
Median salary £47,500 £26,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+80.95% -47.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £24,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
191 53 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 79.25% 39.85% 36.08%
Number of salaries quoted 47 53 43
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +36.36%
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 25 September 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 144 (84.21%) Windows
2 100 (58.48%) Sophos
3 88 (51.46%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (46.78%) C++
5 71 (41.52%) Pair Programming
5 71 (41.52%) Software Engineering
6 60 (35.09%) MS Excel
7 59 (34.50%) Linux
8 52 (30.41%) Python
9 49 (28.65%) C#
10 47 (27.49%) C
10 47 (27.49%) Regression Testing
11 46 (26.90%) Mentoring
12 44 (25.73%) Coaching
13 43 (25.15%) Continuous Improvement
14 41 (23.98%) Java
14 41 (23.98%) Test Automation
14 41 (23.98%) Windows Server
15 38 (22.22%) SQL Server
16 35 (20.47%) Mac OS X
16 35 (20.47%) Secure Coding
16 35 (20.47%) Cross-Platform Development
17 34 (19.88%) .NET
18 32 (18.71%) Analytical Skills
19 31 (18.13%) Active Directory
20 30 (17.54%) Data Protection
21 29 (16.96%) Degree
21 29 (16.96%) QA
22 26 (15.20%) MS Office
23 25 (14.62%) Microsoft Azure

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 (8.19%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2013
2 12 (7.02%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.17%) CMS
3 2 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 60 (35.09%) MS Excel
2 26 (15.20%) MS Office
3 2 (1.17%) MS Project
4 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (1.17%) Eloqua
1 2 (1.17%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 25 (14.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (8.77%) SaaS
3 8 (4.68%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.92%) Office 365
5 3 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.60%) Firewall
2 11 (6.43%) Internet
3 8 (4.68%) SAN
4 4 (2.34%) VPN
5 3 (1.75%) DHCP
5 3 (1.75%) DNS
5 3 (1.75%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (1.75%) VLAN
5 3 (1.75%) VoIP
6 2 (1.17%) Broadband
6 2 (1.17%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.17%) Intranet
6 2 (1.17%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.17%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.58%) LAN
7 1 (0.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (4.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (2.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (2.92%) MySQL
4 5 (2.92%) OLAP
4 5 (2.92%) OLTP
4 5 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.92%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.92%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.92%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (7.02%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.26%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.75%) LabVIEW
4 2 (1.17%) JIRA
5 1 (0.58%) Selenium
General
1 8 (4.68%) Marketing
2 5 (2.92%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.58%) Finance
4 1 (0.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (38.60%) Software Engineer
2 42 (24.56%) Senior Software Engineer
3 26 (15.20%) C++ Software Engineer
4 25 (14.62%) Java Engineer
4 25 (14.62%) Java Software Engineer
5 23 (13.45%) C# Software Engineer
6 20 (11.70%) Analyst
7 16 (9.36%) Support Analyst
8 14 (8.19%) Developer
9 13 (7.60%) Windows Support Analyst
10 12 (7.02%) .NET Developer
10 12 (7.02%) Salesforce.com Developer
11 11 (6.43%) Senior .NET Developer
11 11 (6.43%) Senior Developer
11 11 (6.43%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
12 10 (5.85%) DevOps Engineer
12 10 (5.85%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 10 (5.85%) Senior C# Software Engineer
12 10 (5.85%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
12 10 (5.85%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (19.88%) .NET
2 12 (7.02%) Qt
3 11 (6.43%) Middleware
4 10 (5.85%) Web Services
5 9 (5.26%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.75%) COM
7 2 (1.17%) CSS
7 2 (1.17%) HTML
7 2 (1.17%) HTML5
7 2 (1.17%) jQuery
7 2 (1.17%) REST
7 2 (1.17%) SAML
7 2 (1.17%) SOAP
7 2 (1.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.71%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.94%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.09%) Clustering
3 7 (4.09%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.92%) Biotechnology
4 5 (2.92%) Mathematics
4 5 (2.92%) Microsoft Licensing
5 3 (1.75%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.17%) Google Search Appliance
6 2 (1.17%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.17%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.58%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.58%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 144 (84.21%) Windows
2 59 (34.50%) Linux
3 41 (23.98%) Windows Server
4 35 (20.47%) Mac OS X
5 25 (14.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (14.04%) Windows 7
7 21 (12.28%) Windows 8
8 16 (9.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (7.60%) Windows 10
10 5 (2.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.17%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.58%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (51.46%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (41.52%) Pair Programming
2 71 (41.52%) Software Engineering
3 47 (27.49%) Regression Testing
4 46 (26.90%) Mentoring
5 44 (25.73%) Coaching
6 43 (25.15%) Continuous Improvement
7 41 (23.98%) Test Automation
8 35 (20.47%) Cross-Platform Development
8 35 (20.47%) Secure Coding
9 30 (17.54%) Data Protection
10 18 (10.53%) Project Management
11 15 (8.77%) DevOps
12 14 (8.19%) Integration Testing
13 13 (7.60%) Unit Testing
14 11 (6.43%) High Availability
14 11 (6.43%) Line Management
15 10 (5.85%) Patch Management
15 10 (5.85%) Server Building
15 10 (5.85%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 80 (46.78%) C++
2 52 (30.41%) Python
3 49 (28.65%) C#
4 47 (27.49%) C
5 41 (23.98%) Java
6 24 (14.04%) PowerShell
7 21 (12.28%) Perl
8 19 (11.11%) SQL
9 12 (7.02%) Apex Code
10 10 (5.85%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (16.96%) Degree
2 13 (7.60%) MCSE
2 13 (7.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.75%) CCNA
3 3 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.17%) MCITP
4 2 (1.17%) MCP
4 2 (1.17%) MCSA
4 2 (1.17%) MCTS
4 2 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (16.96%) QA
2 10 (5.85%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (18.13%) Active Directory
2 17 (9.94%) Virtual Machines
3 16 (9.36%) vSphere
4 5 (2.92%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.92%) Terminal Server
4 5 (2.92%) VMware ESX
4 5 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.58%) Firmware
5 1 (0.58%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (9.94%) WSUS
2 12 (7.02%) SCCM
3 11 (6.43%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 10 (5.85%) Simpana
5 9 (5.26%) Icinga
Vendors
1 100 (58.48%) Sophos
2 22 (12.87%) Salesforce.com
3 16 (9.36%) VMware
4 15 (8.77%) CommVault
4 15 (8.77%) NetApp
5 11 (6.43%) Avaya
5 11 (6.43%) IBM
5 11 (6.43%) SolarWinds
6 6 (3.51%) Cisco
6 6 (3.51%) Sage
6 6 (3.51%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 5 (2.92%) Atlassian
7 5 (2.92%) Cognos
7 5 (2.92%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.92%) RedGate
7 5 (2.92%) Tableau
8 3 (1.75%) Google
9 2 (1.17%) EqualLogic
9 2 (1.17%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.17%) Veeam
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
La Fosse Associates Limited
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Pension, Gym, Healthcare, Flexi-working
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago