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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 76 62 66
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 31 85 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.30% 4.39% 3.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.42% 13.89% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 21 75 43
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,900 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median 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
418 612 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 30.99% 31.61% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 340 469 380
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £59,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +12 15 £32,500 +30.00% 2
Banbury - 6 £37,500 - 2
Oxford -32 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Bicester - 1 £47,500 -
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 (80.39%) Microsoft
2 34 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 27 (52.94%) Windows
4 24 (47.06%) Windows Server
5 22 (43.14%) MCSE
6 21 (41.18%) MS Excel
7 20 (39.22%) VMware
8 17 (33.33%) Degree
9 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (29.41%) DNS
10 15 (29.41%) DHCP
11 13 (25.49%) ITIL
12 12 (23.53%) SQL
12 12 (23.53%) Hyper-V
13 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (21.57%) Windows 7
13 11 (21.57%) Data Centre
14 10 (19.61%) PowerShell
14 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
14 10 (19.61%) Sophos
15 9 (17.65%) VPN
15 9 (17.65%) C++
15 9 (17.65%) Network+ Certification
15 9 (17.65%) vSphere
16 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
16 8 (15.69%) MCP
16 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
16 8 (15.69%) HP
16 8 (15.69%) A+ Certification

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 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (9.80%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.92%) Drupal
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.92%) WordPress
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.76%) MS Office
3 5 (9.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Office 365
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (29.41%) DHCP
1 15 (29.41%) DNS
2 9 (17.65%) VPN
3 7 (13.73%) SAN
4 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 5 (9.80%) VoIP
6 4 (7.84%) Firewall
6 4 (7.84%) FTP
6 4 (7.84%) HTTP
6 4 (7.84%) SMTP
7 3 (5.88%) VLAN
8 2 (3.92%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (3.92%) Skype
9 1 (1.96%) LDAP
9 1 (1.96%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) MySQL
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Automotive
2 2 (3.92%) Local Government
2 2 (3.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Advertising
3 1 (1.96%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Developer
2 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support
3 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Support Specialist
3 6 (11.76%) Support Technician
3 6 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (9.80%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 4 (7.84%) Applications Support
5 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (7.84%) QA Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (7.84%) Technical Support
5 4 (7.84%) Technical Support Specialist
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) .NET
1 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.88%) HTML
1 3 (5.88%) HTML5
2 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (3.92%) CSS
2 2 (3.92%) jQuery
2 2 (3.92%) Velocity
3 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.96%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.96%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.76%) Replication
3 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.80%) EMC VNX
3 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.96%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (52.94%) Windows
2 24 (47.06%) Windows Server
3 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (21.57%) Windows 7
6 7 (13.73%) Unix
6 7 (13.73%) Windows 10
6 7 (13.73%) Windows 8
7 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (9.80%) Windows XP
8 4 (7.84%) Mac OS
8 4 (7.84%) NetWare
9 3 (5.88%) Linux
10 2 (3.92%) Android
10 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) ITIL
2 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
3 7 (13.73%) Service Management
4 5 (9.80%) Change Control
4 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
4 5 (9.80%) Server Patching
4 5 (9.80%) Time Management
5 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.84%) Asset Management
5 4 (7.84%) Coaching
5 4 (7.84%) Defect Tracking
5 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.84%) Integration Testing
5 4 (7.84%) Patch Management
5 4 (7.84%) Product Management
5 4 (7.84%) Server Building
5 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.84%) Software Delivery
5 4 (7.84%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) SQL
2 10 (19.61%) PowerShell
3 9 (17.65%) C++
4 4 (7.84%) Perl
4 4 (7.84%) Python
5 3 (5.88%) C#
5 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.88%) X++
6 2 (3.92%) Java
6 2 (3.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (43.14%) MCSE
2 17 (33.33%) Degree
3 9 (17.65%) Network+ Certification
4 8 (15.69%) A+ Certification
4 8 (15.69%) MCP
5 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (11.76%) CCNA
6 6 (11.76%) MCSA
7 5 (9.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (7.84%) CISSP
8 4 (7.84%) CompTIA Security+
8 4 (7.84%) MCITP
8 4 (7.84%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (1.96%) CCENT
9 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.96%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) SLA
2 4 (7.84%) QA
System Software
1 34 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (23.53%) Hyper-V
3 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (17.65%) vSphere
5 5 (9.80%) Terminal Services
6 4 (7.84%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (3.92%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) SCCM
2 5 (9.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (7.84%) SCVMM
3 4 (7.84%) Simpana
3 4 (7.84%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (80.39%) Microsoft
2 20 (39.22%) VMware
3 10 (19.61%) Sophos
4 8 (15.69%) HP
5 6 (11.76%) EMC
6 5 (9.80%) NetApp
6 5 (9.80%) Veeam
7 4 (7.84%) Cisco
7 4 (7.84%) CommVault
8 3 (5.88%) Mitel
9 2 (3.92%) Apple
9 2 (3.92%) Forcepoint
9 2 (3.92%) Polycom
9 2 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.96%) 3Com
10 1 (1.96%) Dell
10 1 (1.96%) Hitachi
10 1 (1.96%) NETGEAR
10 1 (1.96%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.96%) ZyXEL
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