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 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 294 251 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 19.32% 16.33% 20.41%
As % of the Vendors category 40.44% 36.17% 52.25%
Number of salaries quoted 231 216 343
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
727 694 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 47.77% 45.15% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 571 528 631
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 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
Oxford 0 106 £42,500 +21.42% 19
Abingdon +2 85 £37,500 -25.00% 14
Wallingford +6 30 £42,500 +21.42%
Banbury +11 9 £43,750 -2.77% 2
Witney +3 8 £27,000 -12.19%
Thame +5 3 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Burford - 2 - -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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.

1 283 (47.56%) SQL Server
2 276 (46.39%) Windows
3 234 (39.33%) MS Excel
4 212 (35.63%) Agile Software Development
5 202 (33.95%) SQL
6 187 (31.43%) C#
7 182 (30.59%) .NET
8 118 (19.83%) JavaScript
8 118 (19.83%) ASP.NET
9 117 (19.66%) Active Directory
10 112 (18.82%) Windows Server
11 98 (16.47%) MVC
12 97 (16.30%) Sophos
13 95 (15.97%) CSS
14 92 (15.46%) HTML
15 89 (14.96%) MS Office
15 89 (14.96%) Microsoft Certification
16 85 (14.29%) OO
16 85 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
17 81 (13.61%) jQuery
18 76 (12.77%) Scrum
18 76 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
19 75 (12.61%) AngularJS
20 74 (12.44%) ASP.NET MVC
21 73 (12.27%) Finance
22 72 (12.10%) Windows 7
23 71 (11.93%) Continuous Integration
24 70 (11.76%) Degree
24 70 (11.76%) HTML5
25 69 (11.60%) Java

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 50 (8.40%) SharePoint
2 42 (7.06%) Node.js
3 36 (6.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 36 (6.05%) MS Exchange
4 18 (3.03%) Skype for Business
5 13 (2.18%) IIS
6 12 (2.02%) Drupal
7 10 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.50%) CMS
12 2 (0.34%) Apache
12 2 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.34%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.17%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 234 (39.33%) MS Excel
2 89 (14.96%) MS Office
3 11 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.34%) MS Project
4 2 (0.34%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.34%) Siemens NX
4 2 (0.34%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (2.18%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.34%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 85 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (10.25%) Office 365
3 28 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (4.54%) SaaS
5 7 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.84%) IaaS
7 4 (0.67%) Google App Engine
7 4 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.67%) PaaS
8 2 (0.34%) GitHub
8 2 (0.34%) Lucidchart
9 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 42 (7.06%) Internet
2 28 (4.71%) Firewall
3 26 (4.37%) VPN
4 24 (4.03%) TCP/IP
5 21 (3.53%) SAN
6 19 (3.19%) DNS
7 18 (3.03%) iSCSI
8 16 (2.69%) DHCP
9 14 (2.35%) Skype
10 12 (2.02%) VoIP
11 10 (1.68%) Network Security
12 8 (1.34%) LAN
12 8 (1.34%) WAN
13 7 (1.18%) Cisco IOS
14 6 (1.01%) Fibre Channel
14 6 (1.01%) Wireless
15 3 (0.50%) ADSL
15 3 (0.50%) VLAN
16 2 (0.34%) MPLS
16 2 (0.34%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 283 (47.56%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
4 19 (3.19%) MySQL
4 19 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (2.86%) Oracle Database
6 16 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (2.02%) Relational Database
8 12 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (1.85%) NoSQL
10 7 (1.18%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (0.84%) Azure SQL Database
12 5 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.67%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.67%) SAP HANA
13 4 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 59 (9.92%) Git (software)
2 31 (5.21%) Visual Studio
3 28 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (4.20%) TeamCity
5 23 (3.87%) Bugzilla
6 14 (2.35%) Subversion
7 11 (1.85%) MSTest
7 11 (1.85%) T4 Templates
8 8 (1.34%) Jenkins
8 8 (1.34%) Selenium
9 6 (1.01%) JIRA
10 4 (0.67%) TestComplete
11 2 (0.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 2 (0.34%) FitNesse
11 2 (0.34%) Moq
11 2 (0.34%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.34%) WinDbg
12 1 (0.17%) NUnit
12 1 (0.17%) ReSharper
12 1 (0.17%) WebDriver
General
1 73 (12.27%) Finance
2 18 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 16 (2.69%) Banking
4 11 (1.85%) Advertising
5 8 (1.34%) Retail
6 7 (1.18%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.84%) Automotive
8 5 (0.84%) Games
9 4 (0.67%) Front Office
10 3 (0.50%) Back Office
10 3 (0.50%) Marketing
11 2 (0.34%) Legal
12 1 (0.17%) Electronics
12 1 (0.17%) Military
12 1 (0.17%) Polish Language
12 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 166 (27.90%) Developer
2 93 (15.63%) Analyst
3 79 (13.28%) .NET Developer
4 51 (8.57%) Architect
5 50 (8.40%) C# Developer
5 50 (8.40%) Support Analyst
6 48 (8.07%) Software Engineer
7 42 (7.06%) Software Developer
8 36 (6.05%) C# .NET Developer
8 36 (6.05%) Consultant
8 36 (6.05%) HTML Developer
9 35 (5.88%) Administrator
9 35 (5.88%) Senior Developer
10 34 (5.71%) SQL Developer
11 30 (5.04%) C# Software Engineer
11 30 (5.04%) C++ Software Engineer
12 29 (4.87%) Java Engineer
12 29 (4.87%) Java Software Engineer
13 28 (4.71%) Senior .NET Developer
13 28 (4.71%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (30.59%) .NET
2 118 (19.83%) ASP.NET
3 95 (15.97%) CSS
4 92 (15.46%) HTML
5 81 (13.61%) jQuery
6 75 (12.61%) AngularJS
7 74 (12.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 70 (11.76%) HTML5
9 53 (8.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 51 (8.57%) CSS3
11 44 (7.39%) Ajax
11 44 (7.39%) Web Services
12 42 (7.06%) JSON
13 36 (6.05%) KnockoutJS
14 34 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
14 34 (5.71%) XML
15 32 (5.38%) Middleware
16 31 (5.21%) RESTful
17 24 (4.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 17 (2.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 56 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (6.22%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (3.87%) Computer Science
4 20 (3.36%) Tandem
5 19 (3.19%) Mobile App
6 18 (3.03%) Clustering
6 18 (3.03%) EqualLogic
7 15 (2.52%) Management Information System
8 13 (2.18%) Driving Licence
9 10 (1.68%) Data Centre
9 10 (1.68%) User Experience
10 9 (1.51%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.34%) Replication
12 7 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (1.18%) iPhone
13 6 (1.01%) Biotechnology
13 6 (1.01%) Data Structures
13 6 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
13 6 (1.01%) Visualisation
14 4 (0.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 276 (46.39%) Windows
2 112 (18.82%) Windows Server
3 72 (12.10%) Windows 7
4 57 (9.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (6.39%) Linux
6 37 (6.22%) Windows 8
7 29 (4.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (3.70%) Windows 10
9 19 (3.19%) Android
9 19 (3.19%) Apple iOS
10 17 (2.86%) Windows XP
11 14 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (2.02%) Mac OS X
13 8 (1.34%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.50%) Unix
15 1 (0.17%) Debian
15 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (35.63%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (16.47%) MVC
3 85 (14.29%) OO
4 76 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 76 (12.77%) Scrum
5 71 (11.93%) Continuous Integration
6 66 (11.09%) Software Engineering
7 55 (9.24%) Project Management
8 54 (9.08%) ITIL
9 52 (8.74%) Data Protection
10 49 (8.24%) Pair Programming
11 47 (7.90%) Regression Testing
12 45 (7.56%) TDD
13 40 (6.72%) Web Application Development
14 35 (5.88%) Line Management
14 35 (5.88%) Mentoring
15 34 (5.71%) OOP
16 32 (5.38%) Enterprise Architecture
17 30 (5.04%) DevOps
18 27 (4.54%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 202 (33.95%) SQL
2 187 (31.43%) C#
3 118 (19.83%) JavaScript
4 69 (11.60%) C++
4 69 (11.60%) Java
5 54 (9.08%) Python
6 41 (6.89%) T-SQL
7 38 (6.39%) PowerShell
8 33 (5.55%) VB.NET
9 15 (2.52%) Perl
10 13 (2.18%) C
11 8 (1.34%) Apex Code
11 8 (1.34%) PHP
12 5 (0.84%) TypeScript
13 4 (0.67%) Clojure
13 4 (0.67%) Ruby
14 2 (0.34%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.34%) VB
15 1 (0.17%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.17%) X++
Qualifications
1 89 (14.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 70 (11.76%) Degree
3 18 (3.03%) MCP
4 17 (2.86%) MCSE
5 11 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (1.85%) MCSA
6 10 (1.68%) DBS Check
7 8 (1.34%) CCNA
7 8 (1.34%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.34%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.67%) ISEB
8 4 (0.67%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.67%) LPIC
9 3 (0.50%) A+ Certification
9 3 (0.50%) MCITP
10 2 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.34%) HP ASE
10 2 (0.34%) HP MASE
10 2 (0.34%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (9.08%) QA
2 34 (5.71%) SLA
3 3 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 117 (19.66%) Active Directory
2 44 (7.39%) Hyper-V
3 24 (4.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.01%) vSphere
5 3 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.50%) XenApp
6 2 (0.34%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.34%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.17%) Firmware
7 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.17%) Xen
7 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 34 (5.71%) SCCM
2 24 (4.03%) WSUS
3 11 (1.85%) Icinga
4 9 (1.51%) Cisco CUCM
4 9 (1.51%) SCOM
5 8 (1.34%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 5 (0.84%) Nagios
7 3 (0.50%) Simpana
8 2 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.34%) Puppet
9 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.17%) EdgeSight
9 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 97 (16.30%) Sophos
2 44 (7.39%) VMware
3 34 (5.71%) Avaya
4 27 (4.54%) Oracle
5 23 (3.87%) Dell
6 20 (3.36%) Cisco
7 18 (3.03%) Fortinet
8 12 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (1.85%) Citrix
10 8 (1.34%) Veeam
11 7 (1.18%) Xamarin
12 6 (1.01%) SAP
12 6 (1.01%) WatchGuard
13 5 (0.84%) Google
13 5 (0.84%) ServiceNow
13 5 (0.84%) SonicWALL
14 4 (0.67%) GigaSpaces
14 4 (0.67%) Rackspace
14 4 (0.67%) Solace
14 4 (0.67%) StreamBase
Oxfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £38,000 per annum plus great benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum £36k - £42k + £5k bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum inc. Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable on skills and experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Pension & Private Medical
Posted: 8 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Research Councils UK
Salary: £29,900 - £31,808 (Software Developers) or £37,213 - £40,014 (Senior S
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Champion Employment Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Rockfield
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum including pension, profit share
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Pension, Medical, Holidays, Gym
Posted: 18 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Oxford
Spectrum IT
Salary: Salary negotiable dependent on experience
Posted: 19 days ago