The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 90 58 38
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -20
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 29 64 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.07% 4.10% 6.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.22% 16.16% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 28 61 115
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
353 396 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 25.21% 25.35% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 292 321 497
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wallingford -2 12 £42,000 +40.00% 2
Oxford -18 10 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Abingdon -12 2 £52,500 +16.66%
Banbury - 2 £41,000 -
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Microsoft Certification 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 Certification.

1 64 (75.29%) Microsoft
2 59 (69.41%) MS Excel
3 35 (41.18%) MCSE
4 34 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 33 (38.82%) Windows
6 30 (35.29%) .NET
6 30 (35.29%) Computer Science
7 29 (34.12%) Degree
8 27 (31.76%) C#
9 26 (30.59%) ASP.NET
10 23 (27.06%) SQL
10 23 (27.06%) DNS
10 23 (27.06%) Scrum
10 23 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (27.06%) SQL Server 2008
11 22 (25.88%) CSS
12 21 (24.71%) JavaScript
12 21 (24.71%) VMware
12 21 (24.71%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (24.71%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (21.18%) MCP
14 17 (20.00%) Web Services
15 16 (18.82%) MCSA
15 16 (18.82%) SAN
15 16 (18.82%) TDD
15 16 (18.82%) QA
15 16 (18.82%) MCITP
16 15 (17.65%) Refactoring
16 15 (17.65%) WCF
16 15 (17.65%) Enterprise Software

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Microsoft Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.59%) SharePoint
1 9 (10.59%) IIS
2 8 (9.41%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.71%) SAS
4 3 (3.53%) Lync
5 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 59 (69.41%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.24%) MS Office
3 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (3.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (27.06%) DNS
2 16 (18.82%) SAN
3 15 (17.65%) DHCP
4 12 (14.12%) Wireless
5 6 (7.06%) Firewall
6 3 (3.53%) VoIP
6 3 (3.53%) VPN
6 3 (3.53%) WAN
7 2 (2.35%) MPLS
7 2 (2.35%) IPv4
7 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.35%) PBX
7 2 (2.35%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.18%) Network Security
8 1 (1.18%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.18%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.18%) WLAN
8 1 (1.18%) LAN
8 1 (1.18%) Internet
8 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (27.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (15.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (9.41%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (9.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (9.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.35%) Big Data
6 1 (1.18%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.35%) MSTest
2 2 (2.35%) NUnit
3 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (7.06%) Finance
1 6 (7.06%) Advertising
2 3 (3.53%) Retail
2 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 36 (42.35%) Developer
2 17 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 15 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 14 (16.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (14.12%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 10 (11.76%) IT Support
7 8 (9.41%) SQL Developer
8 7 (8.24%) C# Developer
8 7 (8.24%) Analyst
8 7 (8.24%) Support Analyst
9 6 (7.06%) IT Support Analyst
10 5 (5.88%) .NET Developer
10 5 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (5.88%) Consultant
11 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Developer
11 4 (4.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (3.53%) Dynamics AX Consultant
12 3 (3.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Consultant
12 3 (3.53%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (35.29%) .NET
2 26 (30.59%) ASP.NET
3 22 (25.88%) CSS
4 17 (20.00%) Web Services
5 15 (17.65%) WCF
5 15 (17.65%) REST
6 9 (10.59%) HTML
7 8 (9.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (8.24%) jQuery
9 5 (5.88%) AngularJS
9 5 (5.88%) CSS3
9 5 (5.88%) HTML5
10 2 (2.35%) Ajax
11 1 (1.18%) SOAP
11 1 (1.18%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 30 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 15 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.06%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.71%) Physics
5 4 (4.71%) Chemistry
6 1 (1.18%) Social Network
6 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.18%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 33 (38.82%) Windows
2 21 (24.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (24.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 8 (9.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (8.24%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.35%) UNIX
6 2 (2.35%) Linux
6 2 (2.35%) Android
7 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.06%) Scrum
1 23 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (18.82%) TDD
3 15 (17.65%) Refactoring
3 15 (17.65%) SOA
3 15 (17.65%) OOP
4 11 (12.94%) ITIL
5 9 (10.59%) MVC
5 9 (10.59%) Project Management
6 8 (9.41%) Data Modelling
6 8 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (8.24%) Mentoring
8 6 (7.06%) Data Management
9 5 (5.88%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.71%) PRINCE
10 4 (4.71%) Service Management
10 4 (4.71%) CRM
10 4 (4.71%) Analytics
11 3 (3.53%) Time Management
11 3 (3.53%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.76%) C#
2 23 (27.06%) SQL
3 21 (24.71%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.71%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.35%) VB
6 1 (1.18%) Java
6 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (41.18%) MCSE
2 29 (34.12%) Degree
3 18 (21.18%) MCP
4 16 (18.82%) MCSA
4 16 (18.82%) MCITP
5 14 (16.47%) MCTS
6 12 (14.12%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (12.94%) CCNA
8 6 (7.06%) MCT
9 4 (4.71%) PhD
10 3 (3.53%) ICAEW
10 3 (3.53%) CCIE
10 3 (3.53%) CIPFA
10 3 (3.53%) CIMA
10 3 (3.53%) ACCA
11 2 (2.35%) MCSD
11 2 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (2.35%) MCPD
12 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
12 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.82%) QA
2 4 (4.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.53%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.53%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.35%) Terminal Services
4 2 (2.35%) XenApp
4 2 (2.35%) XenServer
4 2 (2.35%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.35%) vSphere
5 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.18%) Firmware
5 1 (1.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (7.06%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (7.06%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.53%) SCCM
3 2 (2.35%) SCOM
4 1 (1.18%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.18%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.18%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 64 (75.29%) Microsoft
2 21 (24.71%) VMware
3 15 (17.65%) Apple
3 15 (17.65%) Citrix
4 14 (16.47%) HP
5 12 (14.12%) Meru Networks
5 12 (14.12%) Veeam
5 12 (14.12%) EMC
5 12 (14.12%) Juniper
6 6 (7.06%) Symantec
6 6 (7.06%) Cisco
7 2 (2.35%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle
8 1 (1.18%) NetApp
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
INVESCO
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Wallingford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Wallingford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago