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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 61 88 72
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 64 27 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.03% 1.92% 3.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.93% 7.94% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 61 25 45
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,100 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
495 340 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 31.19% 24.22% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 383 283 308
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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 +27 47 £35,000 -15.15% 1
Abingdon -7 4 £37,000 -29.52% 2
Banbury - 2 £37,500 - 1
Witney - 2 £31,000 - 2
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 144 (92.90%) Microsoft
2 102 (65.81%) SQL Server
3 66 (42.58%) SQL
4 65 (41.94%) MS Excel
5 43 (27.74%) .NET
6 42 (27.10%) ASP.NET
7 41 (26.45%) C#
7 41 (26.45%) JavaScript
8 38 (24.52%) Windows
8 38 (24.52%) Degree
9 37 (23.87%) Software Deployment
10 33 (21.29%) MCSE
11 29 (18.71%) jQuery
11 29 (18.71%) Windows Server
12 25 (16.13%) MVC
12 25 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (15.48%) Project Management
14 23 (14.84%) Migration
14 23 (14.84%) Windows Server 2008
14 23 (14.84%) Data Migration
15 22 (14.19%) Drupal
15 22 (14.19%) Active Directory
16 21 (13.55%) MCSA
17 20 (12.90%) OO
17 20 (12.90%) CSS
18 19 (12.26%) Windows Server 2012
19 18 (11.61%) Time Management
19 18 (11.61%) VB.NET
20 17 (10.97%) Java
20 17 (10.97%) C++

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 22 (14.19%) Drupal
2 15 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 15 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 10 (6.45%) Skype for Business
4 8 (5.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.23%) WordPress
7 3 (1.94%) IIS
8 2 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.29%) MQSeries
Applications
1 65 (41.94%) MS Excel
2 17 (10.97%) MS Office
3 3 (1.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Adaptiv
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.39%) Office 365
2 5 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.65%) IaaS
4 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.10%) DNS
2 7 (4.52%) DHCP
2 7 (4.52%) LAN
2 7 (4.52%) Skype
3 6 (3.87%) WAN
4 5 (3.23%) Firewall
4 5 (3.23%) SAN
5 4 (2.58%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.58%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.94%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (1.94%) VPN
6 3 (1.94%) WebEx
6 3 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.94%) Wireless
7 2 (1.29%) Network Security
8 1 (0.65%) Internet
8 1 (0.65%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.65%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (65.81%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.97%) MySQL
3 6 (3.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (10.97%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.58%) TestComplete
3 3 (1.94%) MSTest
3 3 (1.94%) T4 Templates
3 3 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (5.81%) Finance
2 3 (1.94%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.29%) Banking
3 2 (1.29%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.65%) Advertising
4 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (32.90%) Consultant
2 46 (29.68%) Developer
3 36 (23.23%) .NET Developer
4 35 (22.58%) C# .NET Developer
4 35 (22.58%) C# Developer
4 35 (22.58%) SQL Server Consultant
5 29 (18.71%) Server Support
5 29 (18.71%) SQL Developer
6 28 (18.06%) Software Consultant
7 23 (14.84%) Data Consultant
7 23 (14.84%) Data Migration Consultant
7 23 (14.84%) Migration Consultant
8 22 (14.19%) Software Developer
8 22 (14.19%) Support Consultant
9 20 (12.90%) Implementation Consultant
9 20 (12.90%) Software Implementation Consultant
10 18 (11.61%) Analyst
11 17 (10.97%) .NET Software Developer
11 17 (10.97%) 2nd Line Support
11 17 (10.97%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (27.74%) .NET
2 42 (27.10%) ASP.NET
3 29 (18.71%) jQuery
4 25 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (12.90%) CSS
6 17 (10.97%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (10.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 13 (8.39%) WinForms
8 12 (7.74%) HTML
9 7 (4.52%) AngularJS
9 7 (4.52%) CSS3
9 7 (4.52%) HTML5
10 5 (3.23%) LESS
10 5 (3.23%) Sass
11 4 (2.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 3 (1.94%) Entity Framework
12 3 (1.94%) Razor View Engine
12 3 (1.94%) REST
12 3 (1.94%) SignalR
12 3 (1.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.97%) Mobile App
2 9 (5.81%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.16%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.87%) User Experience
5 5 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.23%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.58%) Chemistry
6 4 (2.58%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.58%) Physics
7 3 (1.94%) Replication
7 3 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.29%) CMDB
8 2 (1.29%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.65%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.52%) Windows
2 29 (18.71%) Windows Server
3 23 (14.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (12.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (10.97%) Android
5 17 (10.97%) Apple iOS
6 15 (9.68%) Windows 7
7 9 (5.81%) Windows 8
8 6 (3.87%) Linux
9 5 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.94%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.65%) Debian
11 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.65%) Unix
11 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.87%) Software Deployment
2 25 (16.13%) MVC
3 24 (15.48%) Project Management
4 23 (14.84%) Data Migration
4 23 (14.84%) Migration
5 20 (12.90%) OO
6 18 (11.61%) Time Management
7 17 (10.97%) Android Development
7 17 (10.97%) iOS Development
7 17 (10.97%) Mobile Application Development
8 11 (7.10%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (5.81%) ITIL
9 9 (5.81%) Presales
10 6 (3.87%) Service Management
11 5 (3.23%) Asset Management
11 5 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (3.23%) Front End Development
11 5 (3.23%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (2.58%) Functional Testing
12 4 (2.58%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 66 (42.58%) SQL
2 41 (26.45%) C#
2 41 (26.45%) JavaScript
3 18 (11.61%) VB.NET
4 17 (10.97%) C++
4 17 (10.97%) Java
5 14 (9.03%) T-SQL
6 7 (4.52%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (24.52%) Degree
2 33 (21.29%) MCSE
3 21 (13.55%) MCSA
4 15 (9.68%) CCNA
4 15 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (7.74%) MCITP
6 9 (5.81%) MCP
7 8 (5.16%) SC Cleared
7 8 (5.16%) Security Cleared
8 5 (3.23%) MCTS
9 4 (2.58%) PhD
10 3 (1.94%) A+ Certification
10 3 (1.94%) LPIC
10 3 (1.94%) MCDST
11 2 (1.29%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.65%) CCA
12 1 (0.65%) MCPD
12 1 (0.65%) MCSD
12 1 (0.65%) MCT
12 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.58%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (14.19%) Active Directory
2 14 (9.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.81%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.58%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.29%) XenApp
6 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.65%) Samba
6 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.65%) vSphere
6 1 (0.65%) Xen
6 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.58%) SCCM
2 3 (1.94%) WSUS
3 1 (0.65%) EdgeSight
3 1 (0.65%) Nagios
3 1 (0.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 144 (92.90%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.32%) VMware
3 14 (9.03%) Sophos
4 11 (7.10%) Citrix
5 5 (3.23%) NetApp
5 5 (3.23%) Xamarin
6 4 (2.58%) Intel
6 4 (2.58%) Veeam
7 3 (1.94%) Aerohive Networks
7 3 (1.94%) Cisco
7 3 (1.94%) IBM
7 3 (1.94%) Polycom
7 3 (1.94%) QNAP
7 3 (1.94%) SonicWALL
7 3 (1.94%) Symantec
7 3 (1.94%) Tandberg
8 2 (1.29%) CommVault
8 2 (1.29%) Dell
8 2 (1.29%) HP
8 2 (1.29%) SunGard
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum + Training + Career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum plus 5% bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £38k - 40k per year + 4k Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Training
Posted: 27 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum + car allowance, bonus, pension, holidays
Posted: 27 days ago