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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 14 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 105 139 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 13.91% 17.22% 14.07%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 47.44% 41.87%
Number of salaries quoted 89 127 111
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
315 293 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 41.72% 36.31% 33.60%
Number of salaries quoted 276 251 273
Median salary £50,000 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £59,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,850 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +4.62%

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 30 June 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Oxford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 95 (42.22%) SQL Server
2 90 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 87 (38.67%) SQL
4 86 (38.22%) Windows
5 60 (26.67%) .NET
6 58 (25.78%) Active Directory
7 57 (25.33%) C#
8 51 (22.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 49 (21.78%) MVC
9 49 (21.78%) Windows Server
10 48 (21.33%) JavaScript
11 46 (20.44%) ASP.NET
11 46 (20.44%) Microsoft Certification
11 46 (20.44%) Agile Software Development
12 35 (15.56%) CSS
12 35 (15.56%) HTML
12 35 (15.56%) Degree
13 34 (15.11%) Office 365
13 34 (15.11%) VMware
14 33 (14.67%) ITIL
15 31 (13.78%) MS Office
16 27 (12.00%) jQuery
17 26 (11.56%) Windows 7
17 26 (11.56%) ASP.NET MVC
18 23 (10.22%) Hyper-V
19 22 (9.78%) Cisco
19 22 (9.78%) Finance
20 21 (9.33%) SharePoint
20 21 (9.33%) OO
21 19 (8.44%) Windows Server 2012

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 21 (9.33%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.22%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.11%) Drupal
3 7 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (3.11%) Skype for Business
4 6 (2.67%) CMS
4 6 (2.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (2.67%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.78%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.78%) WordPress
6 2 (0.89%) IIS
7 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.44%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.44%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 90 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 31 (13.78%) MS Office
3 1 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (3.56%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (2.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 51 (22.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (15.11%) Office 365
3 13 (5.78%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.56%) SaaS
5 7 (3.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.56%) Firewall
2 15 (6.67%) SAN
3 14 (6.22%) VPN
4 11 (4.89%) TCP/IP
5 10 (4.44%) DNS
5 10 (4.44%) Internet
6 9 (4.00%) DHCP
7 8 (3.56%) VoIP
8 7 (3.11%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (3.11%) iSCSI
8 7 (3.11%) Skype
9 4 (1.78%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (1.78%) Network Security
10 3 (1.33%) Connectrix
10 3 (1.33%) LAN
10 3 (1.33%) Unified Communications
10 3 (1.33%) WAN
11 2 (0.89%) MPLS
11 2 (0.89%) TACACS
11 2 (0.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (42.22%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.33%) MySQL
2 12 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.11%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.78%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.33%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.89%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.44%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.44%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (5.33%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (4.44%) TeamCity
3 9 (4.00%) Visual Studio
4 8 (3.56%) Subversion
5 5 (2.22%) TestComplete
6 3 (1.33%) MSTest
7 2 (0.89%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.89%) NUnit
7 2 (0.89%) Selenium
7 2 (0.89%) T4 Templates
7 2 (0.89%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 22 (9.78%) Finance
2 8 (3.56%) Local Government
3 7 (3.11%) Automotive
3 7 (3.11%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.11%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.22%) Marketing
5 4 (1.78%) Advertising
6 3 (1.33%) Banking
7 1 (0.44%) Games
7 1 (0.44%) Publishing
7 1 (0.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (26.22%) Developer
2 33 (14.67%) Analyst
3 30 (13.33%) .NET Developer
3 30 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 28 (12.44%) Consultant
5 20 (8.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 18 (8.00%) Architect
6 18 (8.00%) Support Consultant
7 16 (7.11%) Administrator
8 15 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 14 (6.22%) Applications Support
9 14 (6.22%) Senior .NET Developer
9 14 (6.22%) Support Analyst
10 13 (5.78%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 13 (5.78%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (5.78%) Technical Support
11 12 (5.33%) SQL Developer
12 11 (4.89%) JavaScript Developer
12 11 (4.89%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (26.67%) .NET
2 46 (20.44%) ASP.NET
3 35 (15.56%) CSS
3 35 (15.56%) HTML
4 27 (12.00%) jQuery
5 26 (11.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (8.44%) Web Services
7 18 (8.00%) Middleware
8 17 (7.56%) HTML5
9 16 (7.11%) AngularJS
10 11 (4.89%) CSS3
11 10 (4.44%) Node.js
12 9 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (3.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (3.11%) Backbone.js
13 7 (3.11%) D3.js
13 7 (3.11%) Ember.js
13 7 (3.11%) React
13 7 (3.11%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.22%) Data Centre
3 13 (5.78%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.78%) Mobile App
4 11 (4.89%) Clustering
4 11 (4.89%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (4.89%) EqualLogic
4 11 (4.89%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.00%) Mathematics
6 7 (3.11%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (3.11%) User Experience
7 6 (2.67%) Replication
8 5 (2.22%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.78%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.78%) HP Storage
10 3 (1.33%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.33%) Celerra
10 3 (1.33%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.33%) EMC VNX
10 3 (1.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 86 (38.22%) Windows
2 49 (21.78%) Windows Server
3 26 (11.56%) Windows 7
4 19 (8.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (5.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (4.44%) Windows 10
7 9 (4.00%) Android
8 8 (3.56%) Apple iOS
9 7 (3.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (2.67%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.89%) Linux
11 2 (0.89%) Unix
11 2 (0.89%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.44%) Solaris
12 1 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (21.78%) MVC
2 46 (20.44%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (14.67%) ITIL
4 21 (9.33%) OO
5 17 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (7.56%) Data Protection
5 17 (7.56%) Front End Development
5 17 (7.56%) Scrum
6 16 (7.11%) SDLC
7 15 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 13 (5.78%) Web Development
9 12 (5.33%) ERP
9 12 (5.33%) Service Management
9 12 (5.33%) TDD
10 11 (4.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (4.89%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (4.89%) Portfolio Management
10 11 (4.89%) Project Management
10 11 (4.89%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (4.44%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 87 (38.67%) SQL
2 57 (25.33%) C#
3 48 (21.33%) JavaScript
4 17 (7.56%) T-SQL
5 12 (5.33%) PowerShell
6 9 (4.00%) C++
6 9 (4.00%) Java
7 7 (3.11%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.22%) PHP
9 4 (1.78%) MATLAB
9 4 (1.78%) Python
9 4 (1.78%) R
10 3 (1.33%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.89%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.89%) Ruby
12 1 (0.44%) C
12 1 (0.44%) X++
Qualifications
1 46 (20.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (15.56%) Degree
3 6 (2.67%) MCP
3 6 (2.67%) MCSE
4 5 (2.22%) MCITP
5 4 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.78%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.78%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.33%) ISEB
6 3 (1.33%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.89%) CCNA
7 2 (0.89%) CCNP
7 2 (0.89%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.89%) HP ASE
7 2 (0.89%) HP MASE
7 2 (0.89%) PhD
8 1 (0.44%) MCSA
8 1 (0.44%) MCTS
8 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.44%) SLA
2 10 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 58 (25.78%) Active Directory
2 23 (10.22%) Hyper-V
3 17 (7.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.78%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.89%) vSphere
6 1 (0.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (8.44%) SCCM
2 10 (4.44%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (4.00%) Backup Exec
3 9 (4.00%) SCOM
4 7 (3.11%) WSUS
5 5 (2.22%) Icinga
6 4 (1.78%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (1.33%) EMC Navisphere
7 3 (1.33%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (15.11%) VMware
2 22 (9.78%) Cisco
3 18 (8.00%) Dell
4 15 (6.67%) Avaya
5 11 (4.89%) HP
6 10 (4.44%) Xamarin
7 9 (4.00%) Symantec
8 8 (3.56%) IBM
9 7 (3.11%) Fortinet
9 7 (3.11%) Sophos
10 6 (2.67%) ServiceNow
10 6 (2.67%) Sitecore
11 5 (2.22%) Citrix
11 5 (2.22%) NetApp
11 5 (2.22%) SonicWALL
11 5 (2.22%) Veritas
12 4 (1.78%) EMC
12 4 (1.78%) Mitel
12 4 (1.78%) PeopleSoft
12 4 (1.78%) SAP
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