The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 72 39 60
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 48 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.70% 6.19% 2.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.24% 20.08% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 39 18
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -15.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £26,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,200 £40,400 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Microsoft Certification
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Qualifications Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
118 239 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 16.53% 30.84% 32.06%
Number of salaries quoted 103 170 201
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Oxford

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Oxford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
4 10 (37.04%) SQL
4 10 (37.04%) Degree
5 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 8 (29.63%) VMware
7 7 (25.93%) C++
7 7 (25.93%) MCITP
8 6 (22.22%) MCSE
8 6 (22.22%) VPN
9 5 (18.52%) C#
9 5 (18.52%) VoIP
9 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
9 5 (18.52%) ITIL
9 5 (18.52%) HTML
9 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
9 5 (18.52%) .NET
9 5 (18.52%) MVC
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco
9 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
9 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
9 5 (18.52%) HTML5
9 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
10 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (14.81%) Android Development

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 4 (14.81%) Drupal
1 4 (14.81%) WordPress
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) VPN
2 5 (18.52%) VoIP
3 4 (14.81%) Firewall
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.70%) DHCP
5 1 (3.70%) DNS
5 1 (3.70%) LDAP
5 1 (3.70%) NAS
5 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) MySQL
General
1 4 (14.81%) Automotive
1 4 (14.81%) Local Government
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Applications Support
3 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (14.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (14.81%) C# Developer
3 4 (14.81%) C++ Developer
3 4 (14.81%) C++/C# Developer
3 4 (14.81%) C++/Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Server Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Developer
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
1 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
1 5 (18.52%) HTML5
2 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (14.81%) CSS
2 4 (14.81%) jQuery
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.70%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
1 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
3 4 (14.81%) Android
3 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL
1 5 (18.52%) MVC
2 4 (14.81%) Android Development
2 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (14.81%) ERP
2 4 (14.81%) Front End Development
2 4 (14.81%) iOS Development
2 4 (14.81%) Kanban
2 4 (14.81%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (14.81%) OO
2 4 (14.81%) Project Management
2 4 (14.81%) Scrum
3 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL V2
4 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.70%) RAD
4 1 (3.70%) SOA
4 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) C++
3 5 (18.52%) C#
3 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) Java
4 4 (14.81%) PHP
5 3 (11.11%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Degree
2 7 (25.93%) MCITP
3 6 (22.22%) MCSE
4 4 (14.81%) MCP
5 2 (7.41%) A+ Certification
5 2 (7.41%) CCNA
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (7.41%) MCSA
6 1 (3.70%) CCENT
6 1 (3.70%) MCTS
6 1 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (7.41%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) SCOM
3 1 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) VMware
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco
4 4 (14.81%) Mitel
5 3 (11.11%) ServiceNow
6 2 (7.41%) Avaya
7 1 (3.70%) 3Com
7 1 (3.70%) Draytek
7 1 (3.70%) EMC
7 1 (3.70%) Hitachi
7 1 (3.70%) HP
7 1 (3.70%) NETGEAR
7 1 (3.70%) ZyXEL