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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 80 80 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 -36
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 40 48 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.62% 2.67% 4.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.20% 8.57% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 39 46 79
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
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
435 560 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.51% 31.09% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 317 505 502
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015. 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 +28 28 £40,000 +8.10% 1
Abingdon +5 5 £39,500 +29.50%
Microsoft Certification
South East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 45 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 36 (52.17%) MS Excel
3 34 (49.28%) Windows
4 28 (40.58%) SQL Server
5 25 (36.23%) .NET
6 24 (34.78%) C#
6 24 (34.78%) ASP.NET
6 24 (34.78%) CSS
7 21 (30.43%) Linux
7 21 (30.43%) VMware
8 20 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (28.99%) JavaScript
8 20 (28.99%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (27.54%) Active Directory
10 17 (24.64%) Firewall
10 17 (24.64%) SQL
10 17 (24.64%) Computer Science
11 15 (21.74%) MCITP
11 15 (21.74%) MCSE
12 14 (20.29%) Degree
12 14 (20.29%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (18.84%) TDD
13 13 (18.84%) MS Exchange
13 13 (18.84%) HTML
13 13 (18.84%) Web Services
13 13 (18.84%) MCP
13 13 (18.84%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (17.39%) CCNA
14 12 (17.39%) SOA
14 12 (17.39%) OOP

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 (18.84%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (8.70%) IIS
4 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 36 (52.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.90%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (24.64%) Firewall
2 7 (10.14%) LAN
2 7 (10.14%) WAN
3 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.70%) Internet
4 5 (7.25%) MPLS
4 5 (7.25%) BIG-IP
5 4 (5.80%) DNS
6 2 (2.90%) DHCP
6 2 (2.90%) VoIP
7 1 (1.45%) SAN
7 1 (1.45%) Extranet
7 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (40.58%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.90%) Big Data
5 1 (1.45%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio
1 4 (5.80%) NUnit
1 4 (5.80%) MSTest
General
1 7 (10.14%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.35%) Retail
3 2 (2.90%) Advertising
4 1 (1.45%) German Language
Job Titles
1 26 (37.68%) Developer
2 18 (26.09%) Support Engineer
3 15 (21.74%) Senior Developer
4 11 (15.94%) C# Developer
5 7 (10.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Server Support
7 5 (7.25%) Account Manager
7 5 (7.25%) Desktop Support
7 5 (7.25%) Consultant
7 5 (7.25%) Technical Account Manager
7 5 (7.25%) Windows Support Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Technical Manager
7 5 (7.25%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Client Account Manager
7 5 (7.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Technical Leader
8 4 (5.80%) Lead C# Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Network Support
8 4 (5.80%) Technical Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (36.23%) .NET
2 24 (34.78%) ASP.NET
2 24 (34.78%) CSS
3 13 (18.84%) Web Services
3 13 (18.84%) HTML
4 12 (17.39%) REST
4 12 (17.39%) WCF
5 8 (11.59%) jQuery
5 8 (11.59%) CSS3
5 8 (11.59%) AngularJS
5 8 (11.59%) HTML5
6 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (5.80%) Backbone.js
7 4 (5.80%) SignalR
7 4 (5.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (5.80%) RESTful
7 4 (5.80%) Ajax
8 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.64%) Computer Science
2 12 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.25%) Statistics
4 3 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.35%) Physics
4 3 (4.35%) Chemistry
5 2 (2.90%) Social Network
6 1 (1.45%) User Experience
6 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 34 (49.28%) Windows
2 21 (30.43%) Linux
3 14 (20.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (14.49%) UNIX
5 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (7.25%) Mac OS X
6 5 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.35%) Mac OS
7 3 (4.35%) NetWare
7 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.45%) Android
8 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.84%) TDD
3 12 (17.39%) Refactoring
3 12 (17.39%) OOP
3 12 (17.39%) SOA
3 12 (17.39%) Scrum
4 10 (14.49%) ITIL
4 10 (14.49%) PRINCE2
5 8 (11.59%) MVC
6 7 (10.14%) Service Delivery
7 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.25%) Incident Management
7 5 (7.25%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.80%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.80%) Web Development
8 4 (5.80%) CRM
8 4 (5.80%) Service Management
9 3 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (4.35%) ERP
9 3 (4.35%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 24 (34.78%) C#
2 20 (28.99%) JavaScript
3 17 (24.64%) SQL
4 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.45%) VBScript
5 1 (1.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) MCSE
1 15 (21.74%) MCITP
2 14 (20.29%) Degree
3 13 (18.84%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (18.84%) MCP
4 12 (17.39%) CCNA
5 6 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (7.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (5.80%) CCNP
7 4 (5.80%) MCSA
8 3 (4.35%) PhD
8 3 (4.35%) ACCA
8 3 (4.35%) CIPFA
8 3 (4.35%) CIMA
8 3 (4.35%) ICAEW
9 1 (1.45%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.39%) QA
2 7 (10.14%) SLA
3 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (28.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (27.54%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.70%) Firmware
4 3 (4.35%) vSphere
4 3 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.90%) XenApp
5 2 (2.90%) XenServer
5 2 (2.90%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.90%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 21 (30.43%) VMware
3 10 (14.49%) Citrix
4 5 (7.25%) CheckPoint
4 5 (7.25%) Oracle
4 5 (7.25%) F5
5 4 (5.80%) Cisco
6 2 (2.90%) HP
6 2 (2.90%) Apple
7 1 (1.45%) NetApp
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