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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 10 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 127 113 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 16.84% 15.13% 15.79%
As % of the Vendors category 46.69% 36.10% 38.68%
Number of salaries quoted 114 105 100
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,400 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
272 313 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 36.07% 41.90% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 216 265 275
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 13 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Oxford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 180 (54.05%) SQL Server
2 121 (36.34%) SQL
3 115 (34.53%) .NET
4 113 (33.93%) C#
5 112 (33.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 108 (32.43%) MS Excel
7 95 (28.53%) ASP.NET
8 93 (27.93%) JavaScript
9 83 (24.92%) MVC
10 76 (22.82%) Windows
11 64 (19.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 62 (18.62%) OO
13 59 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
14 57 (17.12%) CSS
15 56 (16.82%) Active Directory
16 55 (16.52%) HTML
17 50 (15.02%) Microsoft Azure
18 49 (14.71%) Degree
18 49 (14.71%) MS Office
19 48 (14.41%) Windows Server
20 45 (13.51%) jQuery
21 39 (11.71%) Windows 7
22 37 (11.11%) Software Deployment
23 35 (10.51%) HTML5
23 35 (10.51%) Finance
24 34 (10.21%) Project Management
25 33 (9.91%) Java
25 33 (9.91%) T-SQL
25 33 (9.91%) Office 365
25 33 (9.91%) Mobile App

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 26 (7.81%) SharePoint
2 22 (6.61%) Drupal
3 17 (5.11%) IIS
4 15 (4.50%) MS Exchange
5 13 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (2.10%) CMS
7 7 (2.10%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (2.10%) Node.js
8 5 (1.50%) WordPress
9 4 (1.20%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.90%) Apache
10 3 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.30%) SugarCRM
12 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 108 (32.43%) MS Excel
2 49 (14.71%) MS Office
3 2 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.60%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.30%) MS Project
4 1 (0.30%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.10%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.20%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.30%) FRx
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 50 (15.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (9.91%) Office 365
3 14 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (3.30%) Google App Engine
4 11 (3.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (3.30%) IaaS
5 9 (2.70%) PaaS
6 8 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.50%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (1.50%) SaaS
8 2 (0.60%) GitHub
8 2 (0.60%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 30 (9.01%) Internet
2 20 (6.01%) VPN
3 18 (5.41%) TCP/IP
4 15 (4.50%) DNS
5 11 (3.30%) Firewall
6 10 (3.00%) DHCP
6 10 (3.00%) SAN
6 10 (3.00%) VoIP
7 8 (2.40%) ADSL
7 8 (2.40%) iSCSI
8 6 (1.80%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (1.20%) Skype
9 4 (1.20%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.90%) LAN
10 3 (0.90%) SSL
10 3 (0.90%) WAN
11 2 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.60%) MPLS
11 2 (0.60%) Software-Defined Networking
11 2 (0.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (54.05%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.71%) MySQL
3 12 (3.60%) Big Data
3 12 (3.60%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (2.40%) NoSQL
5 8 (2.40%) SAP HANA
6 7 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.80%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.80%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.50%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.20%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.20%) Hazelcast
9 4 (1.20%) KDB
10 3 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (0.90%) OLAP Cube
10 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (6.91%) Visual Studio
2 14 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (3.60%) Git (software)
3 12 (3.60%) MSTest
3 12 (3.60%) Subversion
4 10 (3.00%) T4 Templates
5 5 (1.50%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.20%) JIRA
7 3 (0.90%) NUnit
7 3 (0.90%) Selenium
7 3 (0.90%) TestComplete
8 2 (0.60%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (0.60%) FitNesse
8 2 (0.60%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.60%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.60%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.30%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (10.51%) Finance
2 9 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 8 (2.40%) Local Government
4 7 (2.10%) Publishing
5 6 (1.80%) Games
5 6 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.50%) Advertising
6 5 (1.50%) Banking
7 4 (1.20%) Front Office
7 4 (1.20%) Marketing
8 2 (0.60%) Automotive
8 2 (0.60%) Back Office
9 1 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 107 (32.13%) Developer
2 72 (21.62%) Consultant
3 67 (20.12%) .NET Developer
4 62 (18.62%) C# Developer
5 46 (13.81%) Analyst
6 45 (13.51%) C# .NET Developer
6 45 (13.51%) SQL Developer
7 40 (12.01%) Software Consultant
8 35 (10.51%) SQL Server Consultant
9 28 (8.41%) Server Support
9 28 (8.41%) Software Developer
10 26 (7.81%) Senior Developer
10 26 (7.81%) Support Consultant
11 25 (7.51%) .NET Software Developer
11 25 (7.51%) Implementation Consultant
11 25 (7.51%) Software Implementation Consultant
12 24 (7.21%) C# Software Developer
13 23 (6.91%) Data Consultant
13 23 (6.91%) Data Migration Consultant
13 23 (6.91%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (34.53%) .NET
2 95 (28.53%) ASP.NET
3 64 (19.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 57 (17.12%) CSS
5 55 (16.52%) HTML
6 45 (13.51%) jQuery
7 35 (10.51%) HTML5
8 32 (9.61%) AngularJS
9 24 (7.21%) CSS3
10 18 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 18 (5.41%) KnockoutJS
11 17 (5.11%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (4.50%) WinForms
13 14 (4.20%) Zurb Foundation
14 13 (3.90%) Ajax
15 10 (3.00%) JSON
15 10 (3.00%) Razor View Engine
16 7 (2.10%) Backbone.js
16 7 (2.10%) RESTful
16 7 (2.10%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.91%) Mobile App
2 20 (6.01%) User Experience
3 13 (3.90%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.70%) Driving Licence
6 8 (2.40%) Clustering
6 8 (2.40%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.40%) EqualLogic
7 7 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.10%) Mathematics
7 7 (2.10%) Semantic Web
8 6 (1.80%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.80%) Enterprise Storage
8 6 (1.80%) Statistics
9 5 (1.50%) Biotechnology
9 5 (1.50%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.20%) Chemistry
10 4 (1.20%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.20%) Physics
11 3 (0.90%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 76 (22.82%) Windows
2 48 (14.41%) Windows Server
3 39 (11.71%) Windows 7
4 29 (8.71%) Windows 8
4 29 (8.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (6.61%) Apple iOS
6 21 (6.31%) Android
7 13 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (3.30%) Windows XP
9 9 (2.70%) Linux
10 4 (1.20%) Windows 10
10 4 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (24.92%) MVC
2 62 (18.62%) OO
3 59 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (11.11%) Software Deployment
5 34 (10.21%) Project Management
6 30 (9.01%) Scrum
7 28 (8.41%) TDD
8 27 (8.11%) Data Migration
8 27 (8.11%) Migration
9 24 (7.21%) Time Management
10 23 (6.91%) Mobile Application Development
11 20 (6.01%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (5.11%) Android Development
12 17 (5.11%) iOS Development
12 17 (5.11%) Responsive Web Design
13 16 (4.80%) Business Development
13 16 (4.80%) Mentoring
14 15 (4.50%) Software Engineering
14 15 (4.50%) Unit Testing
15 14 (4.20%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 121 (36.34%) SQL
2 113 (33.93%) C#
3 93 (27.93%) JavaScript
4 33 (9.91%) Java
4 33 (9.91%) T-SQL
5 21 (6.31%) C++
6 18 (5.41%) VB.NET
7 17 (5.11%) PowerShell
8 8 (2.40%) Ruby
9 7 (2.10%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.10%) Python
10 4 (1.20%) C
10 4 (1.20%) Clojure
11 3 (0.90%) Objective-C
11 3 (0.90%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.60%) VB
13 1 (0.30%) PHP
13 1 (0.30%) R
Qualifications
1 112 (33.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (14.71%) Degree
3 22 (6.61%) SC Cleared
3 22 (6.61%) Security Cleared
4 11 (3.30%) MCSE
5 10 (3.00%) MCSA
6 4 (1.20%) PhD
7 3 (0.90%) ACCA
7 3 (0.90%) CCNP
7 3 (0.90%) CIMA
7 3 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.60%) HP ASE
8 2 (0.60%) HP MASE
8 2 (0.60%) ISEB
8 2 (0.60%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.60%) MCITP
8 2 (0.60%) MCP
8 2 (0.60%) MCTS
9 1 (0.30%) CCNA
9 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.30%) QA
2 8 (2.40%) SLA
3 6 (1.80%) Data Quality
System Software
1 56 (16.82%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.80%) Hyper-V
3 12 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.30%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.30%) vSphere
4 1 (0.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (2.40%) WSUS
2 7 (2.10%) SCCM
3 5 (1.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (1.50%) SCVMM
3 5 (1.50%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.30%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.30%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.30%) SCOM
4 1 (0.30%) SCSM
Vendors
1 20 (6.01%) Oracle
2 15 (4.50%) Avaya
3 14 (4.20%) VMware
4 13 (3.90%) Dell
5 11 (3.30%) Google
5 11 (3.30%) SAP
6 9 (2.70%) Sophos
7 8 (2.40%) Fortinet
8 6 (1.80%) Xamarin
9 5 (1.50%) Cisco
10 4 (1.20%) GigaSpaces
10 4 (1.20%) HP
10 4 (1.20%) IBM
10 4 (1.20%) Rackspace
10 4 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.20%) Solace
10 4 (1.20%) SonicWALL
10 4 (1.20%) StreamBase
11 2 (0.60%) IronPort
11 2 (0.60%) ProCurve
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