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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 106 55 60
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 18 70 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.21% 4.44% 4.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.41% 13.86% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 10 59 45
Median salary £36,250 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £24,900 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,950 £47,800 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
408 505 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 27.33% 32.04% 29.66%
Number of salaries quoted 323 375 359
Median salary £50,000 £38,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon -10 10 £32,500 +27.45% 4
Oxford -31 5 £35,000 -6.66%
Banbury 0 2 £38,250 +66.30% 2
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 41 (69.49%) Windows
2 40 (67.80%) Microsoft
3 33 (55.93%) VMware
4 29 (49.15%) Active Directory
5 28 (47.46%) Windows Server
6 26 (44.07%) MCSE
6 26 (44.07%) Degree
6 26 (44.07%) Windows 7
7 25 (42.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (38.98%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (35.59%) Windows 8
9 21 (35.59%) Windows 10
10 17 (28.81%) Hyper-V
10 17 (28.81%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (27.12%) SQL
12 15 (25.42%) MS Excel
13 14 (23.73%) MS Office
13 14 (23.73%) MS Exchange
13 14 (23.73%) SCCM
14 12 (20.34%) vSphere
14 12 (20.34%) Coaching
14 12 (20.34%) SAN
14 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
14 12 (20.34%) MCSA
15 11 (18.64%) MCP
15 11 (18.64%) Perl
15 11 (18.64%) Driving Licence
15 11 (18.64%) Veeam
16 10 (16.95%) Simpana
16 10 (16.95%) Asset Management

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 14 (23.73%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.78%) Drupal
2 4 (6.78%) WordPress
3 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.08%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (25.42%) MS Excel
2 14 (23.73%) MS Office
3 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.39%) Siemens NX
4 2 (3.39%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.39%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (8.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.34%) SAN
2 7 (11.86%) DHCP
2 7 (11.86%) DNS
2 7 (11.86%) VPN
3 6 (10.17%) VoIP
4 5 (8.47%) Firewall
5 3 (5.08%) FTP
5 3 (5.08%) HTTP
5 3 (5.08%) SMTP
5 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.39%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.69%) LDAP
7 1 (1.69%) NAS
7 1 (1.69%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.69%) Skype
7 1 (1.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) MySQL
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (6.78%) Automotive
1 4 (6.78%) Local Government
1 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.08%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Server Engineer
1 14 (23.73%) Support Engineer
2 13 (22.03%) VMware Engineer
3 12 (20.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (18.64%) Infrastructure Support
4 11 (18.64%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 10 (16.95%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 10 (16.95%) Server Support
5 10 (16.95%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
5 10 (16.95%) Windows Specialist
6 9 (15.25%) Developer
6 9 (15.25%) VMware Support Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) .NET Developer
7 5 (8.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Applications Support
7 5 (8.47%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.78%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.78%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) .NET
1 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET
1 5 (8.47%) HTML
1 5 (8.47%) HTML5
2 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (6.78%) CSS
2 4 (6.78%) jQuery
3 2 (3.39%) Web Services
4 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.69%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.69%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (1.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Driving Licence
2 8 (13.56%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.39%) EMC VNX
5 2 (3.39%) Replication
5 2 (3.39%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (69.49%) Windows
2 28 (47.46%) Windows Server
3 26 (44.07%) Windows 7
4 25 (42.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (38.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (35.59%) Windows 10
6 21 (35.59%) Windows 8
7 4 (6.78%) Android
7 4 (6.78%) Apple iOS
7 4 (6.78%) Unix
8 3 (5.08%) Mac OS
8 3 (5.08%) NetWare
9 1 (1.69%) Linux
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.34%) Coaching
2 10 (16.95%) Asset Management
2 10 (16.95%) ITIL
2 10 (16.95%) Patch Management
2 10 (16.95%) Server Building
2 10 (16.95%) Software Delivery
3 7 (11.86%) ERP
3 7 (11.86%) Project Management
4 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.47%) Mentoring
4 5 (8.47%) MVC
5 4 (6.78%) Android Development
5 4 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.78%) Front End Development
5 4 (6.78%) iOS Development
5 4 (6.78%) Kanban
5 4 (6.78%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (6.78%) OO
5 4 (6.78%) Scrum
6 3 (5.08%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.12%) SQL
2 11 (18.64%) Perl
3 10 (16.95%) PowerShell
4 7 (11.86%) C++
5 5 (8.47%) C#
5 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.78%) Java
6 4 (6.78%) PHP
7 3 (5.08%) X++
8 1 (1.69%) Python
8 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (44.07%) Degree
1 26 (44.07%) MCSE
2 12 (20.34%) MCSA
3 11 (18.64%) MCP
4 8 (13.56%) MCITP
5 5 (8.47%) CCNA
5 5 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (6.78%) CISSP
6 4 (6.78%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (5.08%) A+ Certification
7 3 (5.08%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (5.08%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (3.39%) MCTS
8 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.69%) CCENT
9 1 (1.69%) GCIA
9 1 (1.69%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) COBIT
1 1 (1.69%) COSO
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (49.15%) Active Directory
2 17 (28.81%) Hyper-V
2 17 (28.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (20.34%) vSphere
4 3 (5.08%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.39%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.69%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (23.73%) SCCM
2 10 (16.95%) Simpana
2 10 (16.95%) WSUS
3 9 (15.25%) Backup Exec
3 9 (15.25%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (5.08%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (5.08%) SCVMM
5 2 (3.39%) SCOM
6 1 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (67.80%) Microsoft
2 33 (55.93%) VMware
3 11 (18.64%) Veeam
4 10 (16.95%) CommVault
4 10 (16.95%) NetApp
5 9 (15.25%) Symantec
6 7 (11.86%) Sophos
7 5 (8.47%) Cisco
8 4 (6.78%) Mitel
9 3 (5.08%) EMC
9 3 (5.08%) HP
9 3 (5.08%) ServiceNow
10 2 (3.39%) ANSYS
10 2 (3.39%) Avaya
10 2 (3.39%) Forcepoint
10 2 (3.39%) Oracle
11 1 (1.69%) Draytek
11 1 (1.69%) NETGEAR
11 1 (1.69%) Polycom
11 1 (1.69%) ZyXEL
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly competative + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago