The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 8 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 133 175 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 17.66% 19.53% 14.53%
As % of the Vendors category 42.77% 50.72% 30.98%
Number of salaries quoted 111 165 136
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 Oxford region.

Vendors Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
311 345 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 41.30% 38.50% 46.89%
Number of salaries quoted 250 325 417
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £56,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Oxford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Oxford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 75 (31.91%) SQL Server
2 72 (30.64%) MS Excel
3 66 (28.09%) .NET
3 66 (28.09%) Windows
4 62 (26.38%) C#
5 59 (25.11%) SQL
6 55 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (22.98%) ASP.NET
8 45 (19.15%) HTML
8 45 (19.15%) MVC
9 41 (17.45%) Active Directory
10 40 (17.02%) CSS
11 38 (16.17%) JavaScript
11 38 (16.17%) Degree
11 38 (16.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 37 (15.74%) Project Management
13 33 (14.04%) VMware
14 32 (13.62%) MS Office
15 28 (11.91%) VMware Infrastructure
16 27 (11.49%) AngularJS
17 26 (11.06%) T-SQL
18 25 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
19 23 (9.79%) DNS
20 22 (9.36%) MS Exchange
21 21 (8.94%) TDD
21 21 (8.94%) Microsoft Azure
22 20 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
23 18 (7.66%) DHCP
23 18 (7.66%) IIS
23 18 (7.66%) Computer Science

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 22 (9.36%) MS Exchange
2 18 (7.66%) IIS
3 14 (5.96%) SharePoint
4 10 (4.26%) Apache
5 7 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (2.98%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (2.98%) Lync
6 6 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.85%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.43%) Content Management Server
9 1 (0.43%) CMS
9 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 72 (30.64%) MS Excel
2 32 (13.62%) MS Office
3 7 (2.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.28%) MS Project
5 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (4.68%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (3.40%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (2.98%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.70%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.85%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.43%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.40%) Office 365
3 3 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.85%) SaaS
5 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.43%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.79%) DNS
2 18 (7.66%) DHCP
3 16 (6.81%) Firewall
4 14 (5.96%) Internet
5 12 (5.11%) WAN
6 9 (3.83%) Wireless
7 8 (3.40%) VLAN
8 6 (2.55%) LAN
9 4 (1.70%) Intranet
9 4 (1.70%) SAN
9 4 (1.70%) MPLS
9 4 (1.70%) Structured Cabling
9 4 (1.70%) IP Telephony
10 3 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.85%) WPA
11 2 (0.85%) OSPF
11 2 (0.85%) VoIP
11 2 (0.85%) TCP/IP
12 1 (0.43%) VPN
12 1 (0.43%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (31.91%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.96%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (5.53%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (3.40%) OLAP
6 8 (3.40%) OLAP Cube
7 6 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.13%) Xcelsius
8 5 (2.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 5 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (1.70%) Big Data
9 4 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.85%) MySQL
10 2 (0.85%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.85%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (5.11%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.40%) NUnit
2 8 (3.40%) MSTest
3 6 (2.55%) WebDriver
3 6 (2.55%) JIRA
3 6 (2.55%) Selenium
3 6 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.13%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.28%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (1.28%) Moq
6 2 (0.85%) Bugzilla
6 2 (0.85%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.85%) Subversion
7 1 (0.43%) MSI
7 1 (0.43%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.43%) Wise Package Studio
7 1 (0.43%) Redmine
7 1 (0.43%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (6.81%) Marketing
2 13 (5.53%) Finance
3 12 (5.11%) Retail
4 7 (2.98%) Automotive
4 7 (2.98%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.13%) Publishing
5 5 (2.13%) Games
5 5 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.13%) German Language
6 4 (1.70%) French Language
6 4 (1.70%) Banking
7 3 (1.28%) Mandarin Language
8 2 (0.85%) Advertising
8 2 (0.85%) Legal
9 1 (0.43%) Electronics
9 1 (0.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 68 (28.94%) Developer
2 46 (19.57%) Analyst
3 30 (12.77%) C# Developer
4 22 (9.36%) Support Analyst
5 19 (8.09%) Senior Developer
5 19 (8.09%) .NET Developer
6 17 (7.23%) Web Developer
6 17 (7.23%) IT Support
7 16 (6.81%) Consultant
8 15 (6.38%) Project Manager
8 15 (6.38%) C# Web Developer
9 14 (5.96%) Applications Developer
9 14 (5.96%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (5.11%) Support Engineer
10 12 (5.11%) Applications Support
10 12 (5.11%) C# Application Developer
10 12 (5.11%) Web Applications Developer
11 11 (4.68%) .NET Web Developer
11 11 (4.68%) Software Manager
11 11 (4.68%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (28.09%) .NET
2 54 (22.98%) ASP.NET
3 45 (19.15%) HTML
4 40 (17.02%) CSS
5 38 (16.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 27 (11.49%) AngularJS
7 16 (6.81%) CSS3
7 16 (6.81%) HTML5
8 12 (5.11%) Ajax
9 11 (4.68%) WCF
9 11 (4.68%) jQuery
9 11 (4.68%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (4.26%) XML
11 8 (3.40%) XSL
11 8 (3.40%) COM
11 8 (3.40%) Web Services
11 8 (3.40%) WPF
12 7 (2.98%) .NET Framework
13 6 (2.55%) RESTful
13 6 (2.55%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.66%) Computer Science
2 17 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.81%) Mobile App
4 11 (4.68%) Mathematics
4 11 (4.68%) Physics
5 10 (4.26%) N-Tier
6 8 (3.40%) User Experience
7 7 (2.98%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.55%) Chemistry
8 6 (2.55%) Social Media
9 4 (1.70%) EPoS
10 3 (1.28%) Statistics
10 3 (1.28%) Open Source
10 3 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.28%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.85%) iPad
11 2 (0.85%) Social Network
11 2 (0.85%) iPhone
11 2 (0.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 66 (28.09%) Windows
2 25 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (5.96%) Linux
4 12 (5.11%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.13%) Windows Phone
6 4 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.85%) CentOS
7 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.85%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.43%) UNIX
8 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (19.15%) MVC
3 37 (15.74%) Project Management
4 21 (8.94%) TDD
5 17 (7.23%) ITIL
5 17 (7.23%) OO
6 14 (5.96%) PRINCE2
6 14 (5.96%) Unit Testing
7 13 (5.53%) BDD
8 12 (5.11%) Time Management
9 11 (4.68%) Scrum
9 11 (4.68%) Mentoring
10 10 (4.26%) CRM
10 10 (4.26%) E-Commerce
11 9 (3.83%) ERP
12 8 (3.40%) Information Security
12 8 (3.40%) Test Automation
12 8 (3.40%) Refactoring
12 8 (3.40%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (3.40%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 62 (26.38%) C#
2 59 (25.11%) SQL
3 38 (16.17%) JavaScript
4 26 (11.06%) T-SQL
5 12 (5.11%) Java
6 6 (2.55%) CoffeeScript
7 5 (2.13%) VBA
8 2 (0.85%) Python
8 2 (0.85%) Objective-C
8 2 (0.85%) Groovy
8 2 (0.85%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.85%) PHP
8 2 (0.85%) VBScript
9 1 (0.43%) VB
9 1 (0.43%) Scala
9 1 (0.43%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.43%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 38 (16.17%) Degree
2 20 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (5.96%) MCP
4 10 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.55%) PhD
6 5 (2.13%) CCNP
7 4 (1.70%) CCNA
7 4 (1.70%) JNCIA
8 3 (1.28%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.28%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.28%) CCIE
8 3 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.85%) ACCA
9 2 (0.85%) CIPFA
9 2 (0.85%) CIMA
9 2 (0.85%) CCDP
9 2 (0.85%) ISEB
9 2 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.85%) ICAEW
9 2 (0.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.55%) SLA
2 4 (1.70%) QA
2 4 (1.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (17.45%) Active Directory
2 28 (11.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.98%) Firmware
4 4 (1.70%) vSphere
5 2 (0.85%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.85%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.43%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.70%) SCCM
2 3 (1.28%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.28%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.85%) SCOM
4 1 (0.43%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.43%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.43%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.43%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.43%) WSUS
4 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 33 (14.04%) VMware
2 17 (7.23%) Cisco
3 12 (5.11%) IBM
4 10 (4.26%) Citrix
5 9 (3.83%) Oracle
6 8 (3.40%) HP
6 8 (3.40%) Atlassian
7 7 (2.98%) Apple
8 6 (2.55%) Business Objects
9 4 (1.70%) Juniper
9 4 (1.70%) Sage
9 4 (1.70%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.28%) SAP
10 3 (1.28%) Veeam
10 3 (1.28%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.85%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.85%) Dell
11 2 (0.85%) LANDesk
11 2 (0.85%) CommVault
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