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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 10 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 104 154 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 15.64% 18.60% 13.40%
As % of the Vendors category 45.81% 49.52% 33.56%
Number of salaries quoted 95 138 90
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £25,000 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
227 311 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 34.14% 37.56% 39.92%
Number of salaries quoted 184 246 243
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,150
% change year-on-year
- +5.85%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Oxford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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.

1 77 (42.08%) Windows
2 69 (37.70%) SQL Server
3 54 (29.51%) Active Directory
4 51 (27.87%) MS Excel
5 43 (23.50%) Windows Server
6 41 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (21.86%) C#
8 37 (20.22%) .NET
8 37 (20.22%) Office 365
9 30 (16.39%) Microsoft Azure
10 27 (14.75%) SQL
10 27 (14.75%) ASP.NET
10 27 (14.75%) MVC
11 23 (12.57%) Firewall
11 23 (12.57%) Cisco
11 23 (12.57%) Skype for Business
12 22 (12.02%) VPN
12 22 (12.02%) MS Office
12 22 (12.02%) JavaScript
13 21 (11.48%) HTML
13 21 (11.48%) CSS
13 21 (11.48%) Web Services
13 21 (11.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (11.48%) jQuery
14 20 (10.93%) Cisco ASA
14 20 (10.93%) F5
15 18 (9.84%) DNS
15 18 (9.84%) SharePoint
15 18 (9.84%) Apple
15 18 (9.84%) Hyper-V

Microsoft
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 23 (12.57%) Skype for Business
2 18 (9.84%) SharePoint
3 14 (7.65%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.19%) CMS
4 4 (2.19%) MS Project Server
5 3 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.64%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.09%) WordPress
7 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.55%) Drupal
7 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 51 (27.87%) MS Excel
2 22 (12.02%) MS Office
3 11 (6.01%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.83%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (3.28%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.09%) BPCS
4 2 (1.09%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 37 (20.22%) Office 365
2 30 (16.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (9.29%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.19%) SaaS
5 3 (1.64%) IaaS
6 2 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.09%) PaaS
7 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.55%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.57%) Firewall
2 22 (12.02%) VPN
3 20 (10.93%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (9.84%) DNS
5 17 (9.29%) DHCP
6 13 (7.10%) Skype
6 13 (7.10%) Wireless
7 11 (6.01%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (6.01%) Cisco ISE
7 11 (6.01%) Cisco Wireless
7 11 (6.01%) TCP/IP
7 11 (6.01%) WAAS
8 9 (4.92%) BGP
8 9 (4.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 9 (4.92%) OSPF
9 5 (2.73%) Kerberos
9 5 (2.73%) LDAP
9 5 (2.73%) PBX
9 5 (2.73%) PSTN
10 4 (2.19%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (37.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.28%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (1.64%) MySQL
6 3 (1.64%) Power BI
7 2 (1.09%) Big Data
8 1 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.55%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.55%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.55%) QlikView
8 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (9.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.19%) Selenium
2 4 (2.19%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.09%) JIRA
3 2 (1.09%) MSTest
3 2 (1.09%) NCover
3 2 (1.09%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (0.55%) Appium
4 1 (0.55%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (0.55%) MorphX
4 1 (0.55%) Subversion
4 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.55%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (7.65%) Finance
2 10 (5.46%) Marketing
3 9 (4.92%) Advertising
4 6 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.73%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.64%) Banking
6 3 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.64%) Retail
7 1 (0.55%) Back Office
7 1 (0.55%) Billing
7 1 (0.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 50 (27.32%) Analyst
2 42 (22.95%) Developer
3 23 (12.57%) .NET Developer
4 20 (10.93%) Network Analyst
5 19 (10.38%) C# Developer
6 17 (9.29%) Cisco Analyst
6 17 (9.29%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 16 (8.74%) Architect
8 15 (8.20%) Senior Developer
9 14 (7.65%) Administrator
9 14 (7.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 14 (7.65%) C# .NET Developer
10 13 (7.10%) ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (7.10%) IT Analyst
10 13 (7.10%) Senior .NET Developer
11 11 (6.01%) Systems Administrator
11 11 (6.01%) Tester
12 10 (5.46%) Consultant
12 10 (5.46%) Help Desk Analyst
12 10 (5.46%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (20.22%) .NET
2 27 (14.75%) ASP.NET
3 21 (11.48%) ASP.NET MVC
3 21 (11.48%) CSS
3 21 (11.48%) HTML
3 21 (11.48%) jQuery
3 21 (11.48%) Web Services
4 16 (8.74%) HTML5
5 13 (7.10%) Gherkin
6 12 (6.56%) .NET Framework
7 11 (6.01%) CSS3
8 10 (5.46%) AngularJS
9 7 (3.83%) WinForms
10 6 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (3.28%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (2.73%) Entity Framework
11 5 (2.73%) WPF
12 4 (2.19%) JSON
13 3 (1.64%) SOAP
13 3 (1.64%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.46%) Clustering
3 8 (4.37%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (4.37%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (3.83%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.28%) Biotechnology
6 5 (2.73%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.73%) User Experience
7 4 (2.19%) Chemistry
7 4 (2.19%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.19%) Physics
8 3 (1.64%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.64%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.09%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.09%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.09%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.09%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.09%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.09%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 77 (42.08%) Windows
2 43 (23.50%) Windows Server
3 16 (8.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (6.56%) Apple iOS
5 11 (6.01%) Linux
5 11 (6.01%) Mac OS X
5 11 (6.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (4.37%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.73%) Android
7 5 (2.73%) Unix
8 4 (2.19%) Mac OS
8 4 (2.19%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (14.75%) MVC
3 15 (8.20%) Software Engineering
4 13 (7.10%) ITIL
4 13 (7.10%) Mentoring
4 13 (7.10%) PRINCE2
4 13 (7.10%) System Testing
5 11 (6.01%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (6.01%) Scrum
6 10 (5.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (5.46%) TDD
6 10 (5.46%) Web Development
7 9 (4.92%) Automated Testing
7 9 (4.92%) Functional Testing
7 9 (4.92%) Load Balancing
7 9 (4.92%) Risk Assessment
7 9 (4.92%) Risk Management
7 9 (4.92%) User Stories
8 8 (4.37%) BDD
8 8 (4.37%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (21.86%) C#
2 27 (14.75%) SQL
3 22 (12.02%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.37%) C++
5 7 (3.83%) Java
6 5 (2.73%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.19%) X++
8 3 (1.64%) C
8 3 (1.64%) PHP
9 2 (1.09%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.09%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.55%) Python
10 1 (0.55%) Ruby
10 1 (0.55%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.55%) VB
10 1 (0.55%) VBScript
10 1 (0.55%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (8.74%) Degree
2 13 (7.10%) ISEB
2 13 (7.10%) ISTQB
3 11 (6.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (2.19%) PhD
6 3 (1.64%) A+ Certification
6 3 (1.64%) MCSA
7 2 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.09%) MCP
7 2 (1.09%) MCSE
7 2 (1.09%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (1.09%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.09%) PMP
7 2 (1.09%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.55%) CCENT
8 1 (0.55%) CCNA
8 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.01%) QA
2 4 (2.19%) SLA
3 3 (1.64%) COBIT
3 3 (1.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 54 (29.51%) Active Directory
2 18 (9.84%) Hyper-V
3 16 (8.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (7.10%) Forefront TMG
5 5 (2.73%) XenApp
6 4 (2.19%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.09%) vSphere
8 1 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (7.10%) SCCM
2 8 (4.37%) Microsoft Clustering
3 7 (3.83%) SCOM
4 4 (2.19%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.55%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.55%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.55%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (12.57%) Cisco
2 20 (10.93%) F5
3 18 (9.84%) Apple
4 17 (9.29%) VMware
5 11 (6.01%) Forcepoint
5 11 (6.01%) SolarWinds
6 9 (4.92%) HP
7 8 (4.37%) Micro Focus
7 8 (4.37%) Novell
8 6 (3.28%) 3PAR
8 6 (3.28%) Citrix
9 3 (1.64%) Cognizant
9 3 (1.64%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.64%) TOWER Software
10 2 (1.09%) EMC
10 2 (1.09%) Intel Security
10 2 (1.09%) JD Edwards
10 2 (1.09%) Oracle
10 2 (1.09%) Sage
10 2 (1.09%) Veeam
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