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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 11 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 18.33% 24.64% 10.64%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 44.74% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 5
Average salary £35,750 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.88% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £20,750 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £39,150 £41,200
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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 Banbury region.

Vendors Category
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22 38 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 36.67% 55.07% 38.30%
Number of salaries quoted 18 34 16
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £63,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Banbury

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) .NET
3 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
4 4 (25.00%) SAN
4 4 (25.00%) NetApp
4 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (25.00%) CRM
4 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (25.00%) Broadband
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
5 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (18.75%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) VMware
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) HP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Broadband
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) DHCP
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Architect
1 3 (18.75%) Developer
1 3 (18.75%) Server Support
1 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
1 3 (18.75%) CRM Developer
2 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (12.50%) IT Support
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Information Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
2 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Support Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) jQuery
3 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
1 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
1 1 (6.25%) E-Learning
1 1 (6.25%) Photography
1 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) CRM
2 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Web Development
2 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) Web Design
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) NetApp
1 4 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) Sun
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Adobe
4 1 (6.25%) Mitel