The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 6 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 251 280 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 19.44% 18.64% 15.72%
As % of the Vendors category 45.72% 45.23% 35.32%
Number of salaries quoted 223 238 203
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,200 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
549 619 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 42.53% 41.21% 44.51%
Number of salaries quoted 458 484 526
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Oxfordshire region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Microsoft
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 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Oxford 0 109 £37,500 - 20
Abingdon -2 33 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Wallingford -5 9 £31,500 -30.00%
Bicester +9 6 £60,000 +179.06%
Banbury +6 5 £40,000 -16.23% 2
Kidlington - 5 £65,000 - 1
Thame 0 4 £45,000 +15.38% 1
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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.

1 257 (55.39%) Windows
2 152 (32.76%) Active Directory
3 149 (32.11%) SQL Server
4 141 (30.39%) MS Excel
5 136 (29.31%) Windows Server
6 131 (28.23%) Agile Software Development
7 98 (21.12%) C#
8 92 (19.83%) Microsoft Azure
9 91 (19.61%) Degree
10 86 (18.53%) .NET
11 85 (18.32%) SQL
12 84 (18.10%) Office 365
13 77 (16.59%) Windows Server 2012
14 73 (15.73%) Hyper-V
15 69 (14.87%) Amazon AWS
16 68 (14.66%) DNS
17 65 (14.01%) DHCP
17 65 (14.01%) Skype for Business
18 61 (13.15%) Cisco
19 58 (12.50%) ASP.NET
19 58 (12.50%) QA
20 55 (11.85%) Windows Server 2008
20 55 (11.85%) Software Engineering
20 55 (11.85%) MS Office
20 55 (11.85%) VPN
20 55 (11.85%) VMware
21 54 (11.64%) Firewall
21 54 (11.64%) Sophos
21 54 (11.64%) PowerShell
22 51 (10.99%) SCOM

Microsoft
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 65 (14.01%) Skype for Business
2 44 (9.48%) SharePoint
3 23 (4.96%) MS Exchange
4 21 (4.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (3.45%) IIS
6 11 (2.37%) CMS
7 5 (1.08%) MS Project Server
7 5 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.86%) WordPress
9 3 (0.65%) Drupal
10 2 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 141 (30.39%) MS Excel
2 55 (11.85%) MS Office
3 27 (5.82%) MS Project
4 6 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.43%) QuarkXPress
6 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.22%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 15 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 12 (2.59%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.08%) Cognos Controller
3 5 (1.08%) Infor CloudSuite
3 5 (1.08%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 5 (1.08%) Infor CRM
4 4 (0.86%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.65%) BPCS
5 3 (0.65%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 92 (19.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 84 (18.10%) Office 365
3 69 (14.87%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (7.11%) IaaS
5 27 (5.82%) PaaS
6 10 (2.16%) SaaS
7 5 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.86%) SuccessFactors
8 4 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 68 (14.66%) DNS
2 65 (14.01%) DHCP
3 55 (11.85%) VPN
4 54 (11.64%) Firewall
5 42 (9.05%) LDAP
6 41 (8.84%) Kerberos
7 37 (7.97%) Skype
8 31 (6.68%) Cisco ASA
9 30 (6.47%) SAN
10 29 (6.25%) Wireless
11 26 (5.60%) Cisco Wireless
12 22 (4.74%) BGP
12 22 (4.74%) OSPF
13 21 (4.53%) PBX
13 21 (4.53%) PSTN
14 19 (4.09%) VoIP
15 18 (3.88%) LAN
15 18 (3.88%) WAN
16 16 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
17 15 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (32.11%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (2.37%) Relational Database
4 11 (2.37%) SQL Server 2014
4 11 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (1.94%) MySQL
6 7 (1.51%) QlikView
6 7 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.08%) Power BI
9 2 (0.43%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.43%) MS Access
10 1 (0.22%) Big Data
10 1 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.22%) GIS
10 1 (0.22%) QGIS
10 1 (0.22%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 27 (5.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (3.02%) Visual Studio
3 11 (2.37%) Selenium
4 8 (1.72%) Git (software)
4 8 (1.72%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.08%) JIRA
6 4 (0.86%) LabVIEW
6 4 (0.86%) Mocha
7 3 (0.65%) Subversion
7 3 (0.65%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.43%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.43%) JUnit
8 2 (0.43%) MSTest
8 2 (0.43%) NCover
8 2 (0.43%) NUnit
8 2 (0.43%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (0.43%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.22%) Appium
9 1 (0.22%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 46 (9.91%) Finance
2 23 (4.96%) Marketing
3 18 (3.88%) Advertising
4 12 (2.59%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.59%) Retail
5 8 (1.72%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.29%) Back Office
7 5 (1.08%) Banking
7 5 (1.08%) Local Government
7 5 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.43%) Automotive
9 1 (0.22%) Billing
9 1 (0.22%) Czech Language
9 1 (0.22%) German Language
9 1 (0.22%) Legal
9 1 (0.22%) Publishing
9 1 (0.22%) Slovak Language
Job Titles
1 95 (20.47%) Developer
2 84 (18.10%) Analyst
3 42 (9.05%) C# Developer
4 40 (8.62%) Support Engineer
5 39 (8.41%) Systems Engineer
6 34 (7.33%) Software Engineer
7 32 (6.90%) .NET Developer
7 32 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 30 (6.47%) IT Support
8 30 (6.47%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 30 (6.47%) Tester
9 29 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
10 25 (5.39%) Network Analyst
11 24 (5.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 23 (4.96%) Administrator
13 22 (4.74%) Cisco Analyst
13 22 (4.74%) Cisco Network Analyst
13 22 (4.74%) Software Developer
14 21 (4.53%) C# .NET Developer
14 21 (4.53%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (18.53%) .NET
2 58 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 49 (10.56%) Web Services
4 44 (9.48%) HTML
5 43 (9.27%) CSS
6 39 (8.41%) jQuery
7 31 (6.68%) HTML5
8 26 (5.60%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (4.53%) Gherkin
10 18 (3.88%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (3.66%) .NET Framework
12 16 (3.45%) AngularJS
13 15 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 15 (3.23%) CSS3
14 13 (2.80%) SOAP
14 13 (2.80%) WinForms
14 13 (2.80%) WPF
15 12 (2.59%) RESTful
16 9 (1.94%) Entity Framework
17 8 (1.72%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (8.62%) Computer Science
3 29 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 19 (4.09%) Mobile App
5 17 (3.66%) PKI
6 15 (3.23%) Biotechnology
6 15 (3.23%) Replication
7 14 (3.02%) EMC VNX
8 13 (2.80%) Clustering
9 10 (2.16%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.72%) Life Science
10 8 (1.72%) User Experience
11 7 (1.51%) Enterprise Storage
11 7 (1.51%) Hybrid Cloud
11 7 (1.51%) New Media
11 7 (1.51%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.08%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.65%) Digital Media
14 3 (0.65%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 257 (55.39%) Windows
2 136 (29.31%) Windows Server
3 77 (16.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 55 (11.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (10.34%) Linux
6 35 (7.54%) Mac OS X
7 28 (6.03%) Windows 7
8 20 (4.31%) Apple iOS
8 20 (4.31%) Windows 10
9 18 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (3.02%) Windows XP
11 13 (2.80%) Windows Vista
12 11 (2.37%) Android
13 9 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (1.51%) Unix
14 7 (1.51%) Windows 8
15 5 (1.08%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.43%) Amazon Linux
16 2 (0.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (28.23%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (11.85%) Software Engineering
3 42 (9.05%) Mentoring
4 41 (8.84%) Identity Management
5 35 (7.54%) MVC
6 34 (7.33%) ITIL
7 27 (5.82%) PRINCE2
7 27 (5.82%) System Testing
8 26 (5.60%) Scrum
9 25 (5.39%) CRM
10 24 (5.17%) Pair Programming
10 24 (5.17%) Web Development
11 23 (4.96%) Automated Testing
11 23 (4.96%) OO
12 22 (4.74%) Coaching
13 21 (4.53%) Continuous Improvement
13 21 (4.53%) Test Automation
14 18 (3.88%) ERP
14 18 (3.88%) SDLC
15 17 (3.66%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (21.12%) C#
2 85 (18.32%) SQL
3 54 (11.64%) PowerShell
4 46 (9.91%) C++
5 43 (9.27%) JavaScript
6 40 (8.62%) Java
7 36 (7.76%) Python
8 21 (4.53%) C
9 10 (2.16%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.51%) VB
11 5 (1.08%) PHP
11 5 (1.08%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.08%) XAML
12 4 (0.86%) MATLAB
12 4 (0.86%) VBScript
12 4 (0.86%) X++
13 2 (0.43%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.43%) HQL
13 2 (0.43%) Ruby
14 1 (0.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 91 (19.61%) Degree
2 44 (9.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (5.39%) ISEB
4 23 (4.96%) ISTQB
5 20 (4.31%) MCSE
6 15 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 14 (3.02%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (3.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (2.37%) CCIE
8 11 (2.37%) CCNP
9 10 (2.16%) A+ Certification
10 8 (1.72%) MCP
11 7 (1.51%) MCSA
11 7 (1.51%) Network+ Certification
12 5 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.86%) PhD
13 4 (0.86%) Security Cleared
14 3 (0.65%) PMI Certification
14 3 (0.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (12.50%) QA
2 17 (3.66%) PMO
3 15 (3.23%) SLA
4 3 (0.65%) COBIT
4 3 (0.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 152 (32.76%) Active Directory
2 73 (15.73%) Hyper-V
3 35 (7.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (4.09%) Forefront TMG
4 19 (4.09%) Terminal Services
5 14 (3.02%) vSphere
6 8 (1.72%) ISA Server
6 8 (1.72%) VMware ESX
7 6 (1.29%) XenApp
8 4 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.43%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.43%) KVM
9 2 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 51 (10.99%) SCOM
2 40 (8.62%) SCCM
3 11 (2.37%) Nagios
4 7 (1.51%) Microsoft Clustering
4 7 (1.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (0.86%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (0.86%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.43%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.43%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 61 (13.15%) Cisco
2 55 (11.85%) VMware
3 54 (11.64%) Sophos
4 30 (6.47%) F5
5 27 (5.82%) HP
6 26 (5.60%) SolarWinds
7 23 (4.96%) Apple
7 23 (4.96%) Oracle
8 21 (4.53%) Citrix
8 21 (4.53%) Juniper
9 20 (4.31%) Avaya
10 15 (3.23%) EMC
11 14 (3.02%) Forcepoint
11 14 (3.02%) Veeam
12 13 (2.80%) Polycom
13 11 (2.37%) Blue Coat
13 11 (2.37%) CheckPoint
13 11 (2.37%) Palo Alto
14 9 (1.94%) Red Hat
15 8 (1.72%) Infor
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £18k - 23k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Pension, Gym, Healthcare, Flexi-working
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Rockfield
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Beneifs
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits, training, bonu
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Pension and Life Assurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Diamond Light Source
Salary: £25,247 - £29,702 (Discretionary range to £34,157)
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
NewOrbit Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum dependent on experience and level
Posted: 26 days ago