The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kidlington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 8 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kidlington 12.50% - 21.43%
As % of the Vendors category 15.38% - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £22,500
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 Kidlington region.

Vendors Category
Kidlington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
13 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kidlington 81.25% 73.33% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 9
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Kidlington

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Kidlington

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Kidlington

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Kidlington

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kidlington

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kidlington 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Semantic Web
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) DMZ
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Kidlington by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kidlington 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Principal Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat