The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Banbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 10 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 19.61% 34.38% 26.00%
As % of the Vendors category 41.67% 52.38% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 12
Average salary £22,500 £25,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -35.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £45,000
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 Banbury region.

Vendors Category
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 47.06% 65.63% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 21
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,350 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Banbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Banbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Banbury region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Banbury

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Banbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Banbury region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Banbury

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Banbury 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 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 14 (51.85%) MS Office
2 14 (51.85%) Windows
3 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (44.44%) MCSE
5 11 (40.74%) SQL
5 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
6 10 (37.04%) MCP
6 10 (37.04%) Internet
6 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
7 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 9 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (29.63%) QA
8 8 (29.63%) Citrix
9 7 (25.93%) Oracle
9 7 (25.93%) ITIL
10 6 (22.22%) Remedy
10 6 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (22.22%) Workflow
10 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (14.81%) VMware
12 3 (11.11%) Process Management
12 3 (11.11%) SLA
12 3 (11.11%) SAP
12 3 (11.11%) Degree
12 3 (11.11%) MCTS
12 3 (11.11%) RedPrairie
13 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (7.41%) NetScaler

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Banbury 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 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 14 (51.85%) MS Office
3 9 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.70%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Analyst
1 13 (48.15%) Support Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Technical Support
2 7 (25.93%) Support Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Applications Support
3 6 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Technical Support Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) IT Support
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) Support Technician
6 2 (7.41%) Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) Graduate
6 2 (7.41%) Junior
6 2 (7.41%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
1 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) WCF
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) CLARiiON
1 1 (3.70%) Symmetrix
1 1 (3.70%) EMC Centera
1 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Workflow
2 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (11.11%) Process Management
4 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.70%) Database Tuning
5 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) MVC
5 1 (3.70%) Migration
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (44.44%) MCSE
3 10 (37.04%) MCP
4 6 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (11.11%) MCTS
5 3 (11.11%) Degree
6 2 (7.41%) MCITP
6 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.70%) NCDA
7 1 (3.70%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) QA
2 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) XenApp
2 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
2 2 (7.41%) vSphere
2 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
1 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Citrix
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 6 (22.22%) Remedy
4 4 (14.81%) VMware
5 3 (11.11%) RedPrairie
5 3 (11.11%) SAP
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) EMC
6 1 (3.70%) Isilon
6 1 (3.70%) NetApp
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