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 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 5 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 7 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 15.91% 21.67% 23.08%
As % of the Vendors category 35.00% 43.33% 72.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 18
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £30,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £65,000 £39,300
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 Banbury region.

Vendors Category
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 45.45% 50.00% 32.05%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 24
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £27,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £39,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Banbury

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
3 5 (29.41%) Citrix
3 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
4 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
4 4 (23.53%) HP
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
4 4 (23.53%) Migration
4 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (17.65%) MCSE
5 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 3 (17.65%) MS Office
5 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) C#
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (17.65%) PDA
5 3 (17.65%) Change Control
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.76%) IaaS
6 2 (11.76%) F5
6 2 (11.76%) Data Migration

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) Lync
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe Captivate
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) IaaS
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
1 2 (11.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) VoIP
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) SMTP
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Software Development Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Architect
1 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Development Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) IT Support
2 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Information Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Architect
3 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
3 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.88%) Data Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) PDA
2 2 (11.76%) PMI
3 1 (5.88%) E-Learning
3 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.88%) Photography
3 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) UNIX
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Migration
1 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Change Control
3 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Data Management
3 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.88%) Network Design
4 1 (5.88%) Web Design
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (17.65%) MCSE
2 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) vSphere
3 2 (11.76%) XenApp
3 2 (11.76%) XenServer
3 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
1 5 (29.41%) Citrix
2 4 (23.53%) HP
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) F5
3 2 (11.76%) NetApp
3 2 (11.76%) Sage
3 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.88%) Mitel
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe
4 1 (5.88%) Veeam
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