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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 12 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 286 226 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 17.62% 15.65% 17.34%
As % of the Vendors category 41.27% 36.75% 43.34%
Number of salaries quoted 246 212 224
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,522 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -
Microsoft
South East

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
693 615 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 42.70% 42.59% 40.01%
Number of salaries quoted 527 518 532
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Microsoft
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 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 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 -3 128 £37,500 - 29
Abingdon +7 56 £40,000 -21.95% 10
Wallingford +7 22 £45,000 +87.50% 1
Banbury -7 11 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Thame 0 7 £39,000 -35.00% 2
Bicester -7 3 £21,500 -60.90% 1
Witney -10 3 £27,500 -5.17% 2
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Microsoft 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.

1 329 (51.33%) SQL Server
2 244 (38.07%) SQL
3 233 (36.35%) MS Excel
4 214 (33.39%) Windows
5 199 (31.05%) .NET
6 190 (29.64%) C#
7 148 (23.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 147 (22.93%) Agile Software Development
9 145 (22.62%) ASP.NET
10 143 (22.31%) JavaScript
11 119 (18.56%) Active Directory
12 118 (18.41%) Windows Server
13 117 (18.25%) MS Office
14 109 (17.00%) MVC
15 107 (16.69%) HTML
16 99 (15.44%) CSS
17 97 (15.13%) Degree
18 93 (14.51%) Finance
19 89 (13.88%) OO
19 89 (13.88%) ASP.NET MVC
20 84 (13.10%) jQuery
21 77 (12.01%) Windows Server 2012
22 75 (11.70%) Windows 7
23 72 (11.23%) HTML5
24 68 (10.61%) AngularJS
24 68 (10.61%) Scrum
25 65 (10.14%) Microsoft Azure
26 64 (9.98%) T-SQL
27 57 (8.89%) Sophos
28 55 (8.58%) Project Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Microsoft 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 49 (7.64%) SharePoint
2 33 (5.15%) IIS
3 31 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (4.52%) Node.js
5 28 (4.37%) MS Exchange
6 22 (3.43%) Drupal
7 13 (2.03%) Skype for Business
8 9 (1.40%) Apache
8 9 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (1.09%) CMS
11 6 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (0.78%) ArcGIS
12 5 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.78%) WordPress
13 3 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.31%) MQSeries
15 1 (0.16%) OpenEdge
15 1 (0.16%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 233 (36.35%) MS Excel
2 117 (18.25%) MS Office
3 11 (1.72%) MS Project
4 9 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.40%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.31%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (2.18%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.62%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.47%) Adaptiv
5 3 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.16%) BigMachines
7 1 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.16%) FRx
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 65 (10.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (7.18%) Office 365
3 21 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.87%) Google App Engine
4 12 (1.87%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (1.87%) IaaS
5 10 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.56%) PaaS
6 6 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (0.94%) SaaS
7 2 (0.31%) GitHub
7 2 (0.31%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 44 (6.86%) Internet
2 37 (5.77%) Firewall
3 32 (4.99%) TCP/IP
4 31 (4.84%) VPN
5 27 (4.21%) SAN
6 25 (3.90%) DNS
7 19 (2.96%) iSCSI
8 16 (2.50%) DHCP
9 14 (2.18%) LAN
9 14 (2.18%) VoIP
10 13 (2.03%) WAN
11 11 (1.72%) Network Security
11 11 (1.72%) Wireless
12 9 (1.40%) Skype
13 8 (1.25%) ADSL
13 8 (1.25%) Fibre Channel
14 5 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (0.78%) RS-232
14 5 (0.78%) RS-422
14 5 (0.78%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 329 (51.33%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (4.68%) MySQL
4 27 (4.21%) Relational Database
5 24 (3.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (3.59%) Oracle Database
7 19 (2.96%) SQL Server 2014
8 17 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (2.34%) NoSQL
10 14 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (2.03%) Big Data
11 13 (2.03%) RDBMS
12 9 (1.40%) MongoDB
13 8 (1.25%) SAP HANA
14 7 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (0.94%) Couchbase
15 6 (0.94%) OLAP
15 6 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
16 5 (0.78%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 34 (5.30%) Git (software)
2 33 (5.15%) Visual Studio
3 29 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (2.65%) MSTest
5 16 (2.50%) Bugzilla
6 15 (2.34%) T4 Templates
7 12 (1.87%) Selenium
7 12 (1.87%) Subversion
8 7 (1.09%) TestComplete
9 6 (0.94%) JIRA
10 5 (0.78%) LabVIEW
10 5 (0.78%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (0.47%) NUnit
12 3 (0.47%) Rational Robot
13 2 (0.31%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 2 (0.31%) FitNesse
13 2 (0.31%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.31%) ReSharper
13 2 (0.31%) SpecFlow
General
1 93 (14.51%) Finance
2 19 (2.96%) Banking
3 14 (2.18%) Manufacturing
3 14 (2.18%) Retail
4 11 (1.72%) Advertising
5 8 (1.25%) Games
5 8 (1.25%) Local Government
5 8 (1.25%) Marketing
5 8 (1.25%) Publishing
6 7 (1.09%) Back Office
6 7 (1.09%) Legal
6 7 (1.09%) Telecoms
7 6 (0.94%) Military
8 5 (0.78%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.78%) Front Office
9 4 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.47%) Automotive
11 2 (0.31%) French Language
12 1 (0.16%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.16%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 181 (28.24%) Developer
2 96 (14.98%) .NET Developer
3 89 (13.88%) Analyst
4 88 (13.73%) Consultant
5 75 (11.70%) C# Developer
6 58 (9.05%) SQL Developer
7 53 (8.27%) Software Developer
8 51 (7.96%) C# .NET Developer
9 43 (6.71%) Senior Developer
9 43 (6.71%) Software Consultant
10 42 (6.55%) Support Analyst
11 41 (6.40%) Architect
12 38 (5.93%) Administrator
13 35 (5.46%) Server Support
13 35 (5.46%) SQL Server Consultant
14 34 (5.30%) IT Support
14 34 (5.30%) Support Engineer
15 33 (5.15%) .NET Software Developer
16 31 (4.84%) HTML Developer
16 31 (4.84%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (31.05%) .NET
2 145 (22.62%) ASP.NET
3 107 (16.69%) HTML
4 99 (15.44%) CSS
5 89 (13.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 84 (13.10%) jQuery
7 72 (11.23%) HTML5
8 68 (10.61%) AngularJS
9 46 (7.18%) CSS3
10 40 (6.24%) Ajax
11 38 (5.93%) JSON
12 37 (5.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 30 (4.68%) XML
14 28 (4.37%) KnockoutJS
15 27 (4.21%) ASP.NET Web API
16 24 (3.74%) .NET Framework
17 21 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 20 (3.12%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 19 (2.96%) Web Services
20 18 (2.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 40 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (5.62%) Mobile App
3 22 (3.43%) Computer Science
4 21 (3.28%) User Experience
5 20 (3.12%) Clustering
6 17 (2.65%) EqualLogic
7 16 (2.50%) Data Centre
7 16 (2.50%) Driving Licence
8 14 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.56%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.56%) Tandem
10 9 (1.40%) Data Integration
10 9 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
11 8 (1.25%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.25%) Semantic Web
11 8 (1.25%) Statistics
12 7 (1.09%) Mathematics
13 6 (0.94%) Biotechnology
13 6 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
13 6 (0.94%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 214 (33.39%) Windows
2 118 (18.41%) Windows Server
3 77 (12.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 75 (11.70%) Windows 7
5 49 (7.64%) Windows 8
5 49 (7.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (5.30%) Linux
7 26 (4.06%) Apple iOS
8 25 (3.90%) Android
9 19 (2.96%) Windows XP
10 16 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (1.40%) Windows 10
12 7 (1.09%) Windows Vista
13 6 (0.94%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (22.93%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (17.00%) MVC
3 89 (13.88%) OO
4 68 (10.61%) Scrum
5 55 (8.58%) Project Management
6 47 (7.33%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (6.86%) Migration
8 43 (6.71%) TDD
9 41 (6.40%) Data Migration
9 41 (6.40%) Software Deployment
10 35 (5.46%) Software Engineering
11 33 (5.15%) Continuous Improvement
11 33 (5.15%) ITIL
11 33 (5.15%) Line Management
12 32 (4.99%) Mentoring
13 30 (4.68%) Performance Tuning
14 29 (4.52%) Time Management
15 27 (4.21%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (3.90%) Unit Testing
17 23 (3.59%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 244 (38.07%) SQL
2 190 (29.64%) C#
3 143 (22.31%) JavaScript
4 64 (9.98%) T-SQL
5 48 (7.49%) Java
6 45 (7.02%) C++
7 37 (5.77%) PowerShell
7 37 (5.77%) VB.NET
8 26 (4.06%) Python
9 20 (3.12%) VB
10 10 (1.56%) Ruby
11 9 (1.40%) C
11 9 (1.40%) PHP
12 8 (1.25%) Bash Shell
13 5 (0.78%) MATLAB
13 5 (0.78%) Perl
13 5 (0.78%) VBA
14 4 (0.62%) Clojure
15 3 (0.47%) Apex Code
15 3 (0.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 148 (23.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 97 (15.13%) Degree
3 30 (4.68%) SC Cleared
3 30 (4.68%) Security Cleared
4 26 (4.06%) MCSE
5 19 (2.96%) MCSA
6 17 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (2.18%) CCNA
8 11 (1.72%) MCITP
9 9 (1.40%) MCP
10 8 (1.25%) ISEB
11 5 (0.78%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.78%) MCTS
12 4 (0.62%) CCNP
12 4 (0.62%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.62%) LPIC
12 4 (0.62%) PhD
13 3 (0.47%) A+ Certification
13 3 (0.47%) ACCA
13 3 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.08%) QA
2 13 (2.03%) SLA
3 8 (1.25%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.78%) GxP
5 4 (0.62%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.16%) P3O
System Software
1 119 (18.56%) Active Directory
2 46 (7.18%) Hyper-V
3 36 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.78%) Terminal Services
4 5 (0.78%) VMware ESX
4 5 (0.78%) vSphere
5 3 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (0.47%) ISA Server
5 3 (0.47%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.47%) XenApp
6 2 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.31%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.16%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.16%) Firmware
7 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.16%) Xen
7 1 (0.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (2.96%) WSUS
2 18 (2.81%) SCCM
3 6 (0.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 6 (0.94%) SCVMM
3 6 (0.94%) Windows Intune
4 5 (0.78%) Nagios
5 4 (0.62%) Icinga
5 4 (0.62%) SCOM
6 3 (0.47%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 2 (0.31%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.16%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.16%) EdgeSight
8 1 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.16%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.16%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.16%) SCSM
Vendors
1 57 (8.89%) Sophos
2 42 (6.55%) VMware
3 39 (6.08%) Oracle
4 25 (3.90%) Avaya
5 24 (3.74%) Dell
6 17 (2.65%) Citrix
6 17 (2.65%) Fortinet
6 17 (2.65%) Google
7 13 (2.03%) Cisco
8 12 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (1.87%) SAP
9 9 (1.40%) HP
10 7 (1.09%) IBM
10 7 (1.09%) SonicWALL
11 6 (0.94%) NetApp
11 6 (0.94%) Xamarin
12 5 (0.78%) SunGard
12 5 (0.78%) Veeam
13 4 (0.62%) GigaSpaces
13 4 (0.62%) Intel
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum + Training + Career progression
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Manor F1 Team
Salary: Unspecified - Salary depends on skills and experience
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum plus IT training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum plus 5% bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Rockfield
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum including pension, profit share
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £25-28k DoE
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus & 28 days hols
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £38k - 40k per year + 4k Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago