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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 62 49 71
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +22
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 8 50 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.24% 6.08% 1.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.03% 21.10% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 50 10
Median salary £51,250 £36,250 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.37% -12.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,150 £26,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
159 237 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 24.61% 28.83% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 144 194 159
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 17 January 2017.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Oxford

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) Office 365
3 3 (27.27%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
3 3 (27.27%) A+ Certification
3 3 (27.27%) MCSA
3 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) DHCP
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 2 (18.18%) SLA
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) MCP
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (18.18%) Use Case
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) VMware

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 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Skype
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Technician
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Technician
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Network Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Biotechnology
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
2 3 (27.27%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (18.18%) Change Control
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Use Case
4 1 (9.09%) CAD
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) C++
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) A+ Certification
1 3 (27.27%) MCSA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) MCP
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCENT
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) 3Com
3 1 (9.09%) Apple
3 1 (9.09%) Draytek
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp
3 1 (9.09%) NETGEAR
3 1 (9.09%) WatchGuard
3 1 (9.09%) ZyXEL