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 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 15 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 84 186 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 11.90% 23.31% 19.97%
As % of the Vendors category 36.21% 55.86% 40.52%
Number of salaries quoted 74 162 124
Median salary £39,750 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
232 333 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 32.86% 41.73% 49.29%
Number of salaries quoted 206 235 297
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £64,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 September 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Oxford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 (40.96%) SQL Server
1 77 (40.96%) Windows
2 69 (36.70%) MS Excel
3 61 (32.45%) SQL
4 60 (31.91%) .NET
5 53 (28.19%) C#
6 47 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 45 (23.94%) MVC
8 43 (22.87%) ASP.NET
9 42 (22.34%) JavaScript
9 42 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
10 40 (21.28%) Microsoft Azure
11 38 (20.21%) Windows Server
12 37 (19.68%) HTML
13 36 (19.15%) CSS
14 31 (16.49%) jQuery
15 30 (15.96%) VMware
16 28 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
17 27 (14.36%) Office 365
17 27 (14.36%) ITIL
18 26 (13.83%) MS Office
19 24 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
19 24 (12.77%) Degree
19 24 (12.77%) HTML5
20 23 (12.23%) Finance
21 21 (11.17%) Web Services
21 21 (11.17%) Hyper-V
22 19 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
23 17 (9.04%) VMware Infrastructure
24 16 (8.51%) CSS3

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 11 (5.85%) MS Exchange
1 11 (5.85%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.32%) Umbraco
3 9 (4.79%) CMS
3 9 (4.79%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (2.13%) Drupal
4 4 (2.13%) WordPress
5 3 (1.60%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.06%) IIS
7 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.53%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.53%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 69 (36.70%) MS Excel
2 26 (13.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (5.85%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (5.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (4.79%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.53%) BPCS
4 1 (0.53%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 40 (21.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (14.36%) Office 365
3 10 (5.32%) SaaS
4 9 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.91%) DHCP
1 13 (6.91%) DNS
1 13 (6.91%) TCP/IP
2 11 (5.85%) Firewall
2 11 (5.85%) SAN
3 9 (4.79%) VoIP
4 8 (4.26%) VPN
5 4 (2.13%) Network Security
5 4 (2.13%) Skype
6 3 (1.60%) Connectrix
6 3 (1.60%) Internet
6 3 (1.60%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.06%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.06%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.06%) Wireless
8 1 (0.53%) FTP
8 1 (0.53%) LAN
8 1 (0.53%) NAS
8 1 (0.53%) WAN
8 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (40.96%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.72%) MySQL
4 7 (3.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.19%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.60%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.60%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.53%) Big Data
9 1 (0.53%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.53%) Power BI
9 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (4.79%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.72%) TeamCity
4 5 (2.66%) Subversion
5 4 (2.13%) Selenium
5 4 (2.13%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.60%) MSTest
7 2 (1.06%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.06%) NCover
7 2 (1.06%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (1.06%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.53%) JIRA
8 1 (0.53%) MorphX
8 1 (0.53%) NUnit
8 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (12.23%) Finance
2 10 (5.32%) Marketing
3 9 (4.79%) Advertising
3 9 (4.79%) Local Government
4 7 (3.72%) Automotive
5 6 (3.19%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.13%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (30.85%) Developer
2 39 (20.74%) Analyst
3 38 (20.21%) .NET Developer
4 30 (15.96%) Senior Developer
5 27 (14.36%) Senior .NET Developer
6 22 (11.70%) C# Developer
7 20 (10.64%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (7.98%) ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (7.98%) IT Analyst
8 15 (7.98%) Technical Support
9 14 (7.45%) Support Analyst
10 12 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 12 (6.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 12 (6.38%) Senior C# Developer
10 12 (6.38%) Server Engineer
10 12 (6.38%) Support Engineer
11 11 (5.85%) 2nd Line Support
11 11 (5.85%) Administrator
11 11 (5.85%) Consultant
12 10 (5.32%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (31.91%) .NET
2 43 (22.87%) ASP.NET
3 37 (19.68%) HTML
4 36 (19.15%) CSS
5 31 (16.49%) jQuery
6 28 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (12.77%) HTML5
8 21 (11.17%) Web Services
9 16 (8.51%) CSS3
10 12 (6.38%) AngularJS
11 11 (5.85%) .NET Framework
12 10 (5.32%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (4.79%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (4.79%) Middleware
14 6 (3.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (3.19%) Gherkin
15 5 (2.66%) WCF
15 5 (2.66%) WPF
16 4 (2.13%) Backbone.js
16 4 (2.13%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.32%) Clustering
3 9 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (4.79%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.26%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.66%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (2.13%) HP Storage
6 4 (2.13%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.13%) Replication
6 4 (2.13%) User Experience
7 3 (1.60%) Celerra
7 3 (1.60%) EMC VNX
7 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.60%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.06%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.06%) Fintech
9 1 (0.53%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 77 (40.96%) Windows
2 38 (20.21%) Windows Server
3 15 (7.98%) Windows 7
4 14 (7.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (4.79%) Windows 10
7 8 (4.26%) Android
8 7 (3.72%) Apple iOS
8 7 (3.72%) Mac OS X
9 6 (3.19%) Linux
10 5 (2.66%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.60%) Unix
12 2 (1.06%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.53%) Solaris
13 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (23.94%) MVC
2 42 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (14.36%) ITIL
4 19 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (8.51%) SDLC
5 16 (8.51%) TDD
5 16 (8.51%) Web Development
6 15 (7.98%) ERP
7 13 (6.91%) Data Protection
7 13 (6.91%) Front End Development
7 13 (6.91%) Software Engineering
8 12 (6.38%) Scrum
9 10 (5.32%) Automated Testing
9 10 (5.32%) BDD
9 10 (5.32%) CRM
9 10 (5.32%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (4.79%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (4.26%) Migration
11 8 (4.26%) OO
12 7 (3.72%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (32.45%) SQL
2 53 (28.19%) C#
3 42 (22.34%) JavaScript
4 13 (6.91%) C++
5 9 (4.79%) PowerShell
6 8 (4.26%) Java
6 8 (4.26%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.19%) X++
8 5 (2.66%) PHP
9 4 (2.13%) MATLAB
9 4 (2.13%) Python
9 4 (2.13%) R
10 2 (1.06%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.06%) C
11 1 (0.53%) Ruby
11 1 (0.53%) VB
11 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (12.77%) Degree
1 24 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (3.19%) ISEB
2 6 (3.19%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.66%) MCITP
4 4 (2.13%) MCP
5 3 (1.60%) MCSE
6 2 (1.06%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.06%) CCNA
6 2 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.06%) DBS Check
6 2 (1.06%) MCSA
7 1 (0.53%) CCENT
7 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.53%) MCTS
7 1 (0.53%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.32%) SLA
2 4 (2.13%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 47 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (11.17%) Hyper-V
3 17 (9.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.13%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.06%) vSphere
5 2 (1.06%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (4.79%) Backup Exec
1 9 (4.79%) SCCM
2 6 (3.19%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (3.19%) SCOM
3 5 (2.66%) Icinga
4 4 (2.13%) HP Data Protector
4 4 (2.13%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (1.60%) EMC Navisphere
5 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (1.06%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.06%) Puppet
6 2 (1.06%) WSUS
7 1 (0.53%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (15.96%) VMware
2 15 (7.98%) HP
3 14 (7.45%) Cisco
4 11 (5.85%) Dell
5 10 (5.32%) Apple
5 10 (5.32%) Sitecore
6 9 (4.79%) Symantec
7 7 (3.72%) IBM
8 6 (3.19%) EMC
8 6 (3.19%) EqualLogic
8 6 (3.19%) Micro Focus
8 6 (3.19%) Novell
9 5 (2.66%) Avaya
9 5 (2.66%) Veritas
9 5 (2.66%) Xamarin
10 4 (2.13%) Citrix
10 4 (2.13%) Mitel
10 4 (2.13%) NetApp
10 4 (2.13%) PeopleSoft
10 4 (2.13%) SAP
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