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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 78 65 90
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +25
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 28 60 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.19% 3.81% 2.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.73% 12.05% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 24 57 27
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,800 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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
362 498 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.35% 31.66% 24.37%
Number of salaries quoted 316 391 282
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +20 14 £32,500 -12.16% 1
Oxford -18 8 £52,500 +50.00%
Banbury +9 3 £29,000 -22.66% 1
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 42 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 39 (72.22%) Active Directory
3 29 (53.70%) Windows
4 28 (51.85%) MCSE
5 26 (48.15%) VMware
5 26 (48.15%) Windows Server
6 25 (46.30%) MS Excel
7 20 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (31.48%) DHCP
8 17 (31.48%) DNS
8 17 (31.48%) Exchange Server 2013
9 16 (29.63%) HP
9 16 (29.63%) SAN
10 14 (25.93%) Replication
11 13 (24.07%) EMC VNX
11 13 (24.07%) Server Patching
11 13 (24.07%) Office 365
11 13 (24.07%) vSphere
11 13 (24.07%) Hyper-V
11 13 (24.07%) Veeam
11 13 (24.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (24.07%) Terminal Services
11 13 (24.07%) EMC
11 13 (24.07%) Sophos
12 12 (22.22%) ITIL
13 11 (20.37%) Software Engineering
13 11 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (20.37%) Network+ Certification
14 10 (18.52%) MCSA

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 17 (31.48%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (12.96%) Skype for Business
3 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (46.30%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.07%) Office 365
2 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (31.48%) DHCP
1 17 (31.48%) DNS
2 16 (29.63%) SAN
3 8 (14.81%) VPN
4 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.41%) FTP
5 4 (7.41%) HTTP
5 4 (7.41%) Skype
5 4 (7.41%) SMTP
6 3 (5.56%) VLAN
6 3 (5.56%) VoIP
7 2 (3.70%) Firewall
7 2 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Automotive
2 2 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Support Engineer
2 15 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (25.93%) Infrastructure Support
3 14 (25.93%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) QA Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) QA Software Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Software Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Support Technician
6 6 (11.11%) Support Specialist
7 4 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (7.41%) 1st Line Support Technician
7 4 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (7.41%) Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Support
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Support Specialist
8 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 3 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) Velocity
2 1 (1.85%) CSS
2 1 (1.85%) HTML
2 1 (1.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Replication
2 13 (24.07%) EMC VNX
3 8 (14.81%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.56%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.70%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.85%) Biotechnology
7 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (53.70%) Windows
2 26 (48.15%) Windows Server
3 20 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (12.96%) Unix
4 7 (12.96%) Windows 7
4 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (12.96%) Windows XP
5 4 (7.41%) Mac OS
5 4 (7.41%) NetWare
6 3 (5.56%) Linux
7 2 (3.70%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.85%) Android
8 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) Server Patching
2 12 (22.22%) ITIL
3 11 (20.37%) Software Engineering
4 9 (16.67%) Service Management
5 7 (12.96%) Change Control
5 7 (12.96%) Fuzz Testing
5 7 (12.96%) Integration Testing
5 7 (12.96%) System Integration Testing
5 7 (12.96%) Test Automation
6 5 (9.26%) Time Management
7 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.41%) Coaching
7 4 (7.41%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (7.41%) Matrix Organization
7 4 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.41%) Product Management
7 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (5.56%) TOGAF
8 3 (5.56%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 7 (12.96%) C++
2 7 (12.96%) Python
3 6 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (1.85%) C#
4 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (51.85%) MCSE
2 13 (24.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (20.37%) Network+ Certification
4 10 (18.52%) A+ Certification
4 10 (18.52%) MCSA
5 8 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (14.81%) MCP
6 7 (12.96%) CCNA
6 7 (12.96%) Degree
7 4 (7.41%) CISSP
7 4 (7.41%) CompTIA Security+
7 4 (7.41%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (3.70%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.85%) CCENT
9 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) QA
1 7 (12.96%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 13 (24.07%) Hyper-V
2 13 (24.07%) Terminal Services
2 13 (24.07%) vSphere
3 11 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.70%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (11.11%) SCCM
3 4 (7.41%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 42 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 26 (48.15%) VMware
3 16 (29.63%) HP
4 13 (24.07%) EMC
4 13 (24.07%) Sophos
4 13 (24.07%) Veeam
5 5 (9.26%) Apple
6 3 (5.56%) Cisco
7 2 (3.70%) Forcepoint
7 2 (3.70%) Polycom
7 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.85%) 3Com
8 1 (1.85%) Dell
8 1 (1.85%) Draytek
8 1 (1.85%) Mitel
8 1 (1.85%) NetApp
8 1 (1.85%) NETGEAR
8 1 (1.85%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.85%) ZyXEL
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £36k+ benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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