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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 82 48 42
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 39 77 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.58% 4.49% 6.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.09% 17.11% 22.20%
Number of salaries quoted 35 76 119
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 £28,500 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
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
429 450 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.39% 26.24% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 340 383 517
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 December 2014.

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 December 2014. 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
Oxford -11 13 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Wallingford - 10 £42,000 - 1
Abingdon -17 4 £22,500 -50.00%
Witney +17 2 - -
Banbury +10 2 £41,000 -25.45%
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 69 (69.70%) Microsoft
2 67 (67.68%) MS Excel
3 47 (47.47%) MCSE
3 47 (47.47%) Windows
4 35 (35.35%) SQL Server
4 35 (35.35%) DNS
5 34 (34.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (33.33%) MCTS
6 33 (33.33%) VMware
7 30 (30.30%) .NET
8 29 (29.29%) SAN
8 29 (29.29%) MCITP
9 28 (28.28%) Degree
9 28 (28.28%) Citrix
10 27 (27.27%) HP
10 27 (27.27%) C#
10 27 (27.27%) SQL
10 27 (27.27%) MCSA
11 26 (26.26%) DHCP
11 26 (26.26%) Apple
11 26 (26.26%) Computer Science
12 25 (25.25%) Veeam
12 25 (25.25%) EMC
12 25 (25.25%) ASP.NET
13 24 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
13 24 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (23.23%) VMware Infrastructure
14 23 (23.23%) Meru Networks
14 23 (23.23%) Juniper

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 13 (13.13%) IIS
2 10 (10.10%) SharePoint
3 8 (8.08%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.04%) SAS
4 4 (4.04%) Lync
5 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.02%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 67 (67.68%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.08%) MS Office
3 2 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.01%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 24 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.07%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (35.35%) DNS
2 29 (29.29%) SAN
3 26 (26.26%) DHCP
4 23 (23.23%) Wireless
5 6 (6.06%) Firewall
6 3 (3.03%) WAN
6 3 (3.03%) VPN
6 3 (3.03%) VoIP
7 2 (2.02%) PBX
7 2 (2.02%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.02%) IPv4
7 2 (2.02%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.02%) Unified Communications
7 2 (2.02%) MPLS
8 1 (1.01%) Internet
8 1 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.01%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.01%) Network Security
8 1 (1.01%) LAN
8 1 (1.01%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (35.35%) SQL Server
2 20 (20.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (14.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 9 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.01%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (6.06%) Finance
1 6 (6.06%) Advertising
2 3 (3.03%) Retail
2 3 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.01%) German Language
Job Titles
1 36 (36.36%) Developer
2 25 (25.25%) Support Engineer
3 20 (20.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (17.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 14 (14.14%) IT Support
6 11 (11.11%) Analyst
6 11 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 9 (9.09%) .NET Developer
7 9 (9.09%) SQL Developer
8 8 (8.08%) C# Developer
8 8 (8.08%) Support Analyst
9 7 (7.07%) Consultant
9 7 (7.07%) IT Support Analyst
10 6 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (5.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (5.05%) ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (4.04%) IT Support Engineer
12 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Developer
12 4 (4.04%) 2nd Line Support
13 3 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (30.30%) .NET
2 25 (25.25%) ASP.NET
3 18 (18.18%) CSS
4 13 (13.13%) HTML
5 12 (12.12%) Web Services
6 10 (10.10%) WCF
6 10 (10.10%) REST
7 9 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (5.05%) HTML5
8 5 (5.05%) CSS3
8 5 (5.05%) AngularJS
8 5 (5.05%) jQuery
9 1 (1.01%) SOAP
9 1 (1.01%) COM
9 1 (1.01%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.26%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.10%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (8.08%) Mathematics
4 7 (7.07%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.04%) Physics
6 4 (4.04%) Chemistry
7 2 (2.02%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.01%) Social Network
8 1 (1.01%) Replication
8 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.01%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 47 (47.47%) Windows
2 34 (34.34%) Windows Server 2012
3 33 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 9 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (8.08%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.02%) Android
7 2 (2.02%) Linux
7 2 (2.02%) UNIX
8 1 (1.01%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (21.21%) Mentoring
3 19 (19.19%) Scrum
4 11 (11.11%) TDD
4 11 (11.11%) ITIL
5 10 (10.10%) OOP
5 10 (10.10%) SOA
5 10 (10.10%) MVC
5 10 (10.10%) Refactoring
6 9 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 9 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (9.09%) Project Management
7 7 (7.07%) Data Management
8 5 (5.05%) Software Engineering
8 5 (5.05%) Coaching
8 5 (5.05%) Analytics
9 4 (4.04%) People Management
9 4 (4.04%) Web Development
9 4 (4.04%) Service Management
9 4 (4.04%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 27 (27.27%) C#
1 27 (27.27%) SQL
2 22 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.05%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.02%) VB
4 2 (2.02%) Java
5 1 (1.01%) PHP
5 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (47.47%) MCSE
2 33 (33.33%) MCTS
3 29 (29.29%) MCITP
4 28 (28.28%) Degree
5 27 (27.27%) MCSA
6 17 (17.17%) MCP
7 13 (13.13%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (12.12%) CCNA
9 7 (7.07%) MCT
10 4 (4.04%) PhD
10 4 (4.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (3.03%) CCIE
11 3 (3.03%) ICAEW
11 3 (3.03%) ACCA
11 3 (3.03%) CIPFA
11 3 (3.03%) CIMA
12 2 (2.02%) MCPD
12 2 (2.02%) MCSD
12 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
12 2 (2.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.11%) QA
2 4 (4.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.03%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (23.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (17.17%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.06%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.04%) XenApp
4 4 (4.04%) XenServer
4 4 (4.04%) XenDesktop
4 4 (4.04%) vSphere
5 3 (3.03%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.02%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.01%) Firmware
7 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (15.15%) Backup Exec
2 13 (13.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (4.04%) SCCM
4 3 (3.03%) SCOM
5 2 (2.02%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.02%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.02%) SCDPM
5 2 (2.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.01%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 69 (69.70%) Microsoft
2 33 (33.33%) VMware
3 28 (28.28%) Citrix
4 27 (27.27%) HP
5 26 (26.26%) Apple
6 25 (25.25%) Veeam
6 25 (25.25%) EMC
7 23 (23.23%) Meru Networks
7 23 (23.23%) Juniper
8 15 (15.15%) Symantec
9 6 (6.06%) Cisco
10 3 (3.03%) NetApp
11 2 (2.02%) Dell
11 2 (2.02%) PlateSpin
11 2 (2.02%) Kaspersky
12 1 (1.01%) Oracle
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