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 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 15 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 217 324 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.62% 20.81% 16.29%
As % of the Vendors category 35.40% 49.17% 35.34%
Number of salaries quoted 150 293 220
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
613 659 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 41.31% 42.32% 46.11%
Number of salaries quoted 412 507 574
Median salary £48,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -9 88 £37,500 -6.25% 10
Abingdon +2 76 £47,500 +80.95% 6
Banbury -8 12 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Thame +12 4 £46,250 -5.61% 2
Witney +1 3 £19,000 -58.91% 3
Faringdon - 2 £35,000 - 1
Kidlington - 1 £25,000 -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 279 (55.91%) Windows
2 190 (38.08%) MS Excel
3 176 (35.27%) Agile Software Development
4 173 (34.67%) SQL Server
5 145 (29.06%) C#
6 137 (27.45%) .NET
7 118 (23.65%) SQL
8 102 (20.44%) Sophos
9 101 (20.24%) Windows Server
10 95 (19.04%) Active Directory
10 95 (19.04%) C++
11 93 (18.64%) Software Engineering
12 81 (16.23%) ASP.NET
13 79 (15.83%) Microsoft Azure
14 76 (15.23%) Linux
15 75 (15.03%) JavaScript
16 73 (14.63%) HTML
16 73 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
17 71 (14.23%) MS Office
17 71 (14.23%) Pair Programming
18 70 (14.03%) Degree
19 68 (13.63%) Python
20 64 (12.83%) Java
20 64 (12.83%) MVC
21 60 (12.02%) CSS
22 54 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
23 53 (10.62%) Mentoring
23 53 (10.62%) VMware
23 53 (10.62%) C
24 52 (10.42%) Project Management

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 44 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 31 (6.21%) MS Exchange
3 18 (3.61%) CMS
4 16 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (2.40%) Sitecore CMS
6 11 (2.20%) Umbraco
7 7 (1.40%) Skype for Business
8 5 (1.00%) IIS
9 4 (0.80%) Drupal
9 4 (0.80%) WordPress
10 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.40%) Kentico
11 2 (0.40%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.20%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 190 (38.08%) MS Excel
2 71 (14.23%) MS Office
3 6 (1.20%) MS Project
4 3 (0.60%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.40%) Siemens NX
5 2 (0.40%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (3.01%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (2.81%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.40%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.40%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.40%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.40%) Teamcenter
4 2 (0.40%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 1 (0.20%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 79 (15.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (9.02%) Office 365
3 32 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (6.21%) SaaS
5 12 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.21%) Firewall
2 28 (5.61%) DHCP
2 28 (5.61%) DNS
3 21 (4.21%) SAN
3 21 (4.21%) TCP/IP
4 17 (3.41%) VoIP
5 16 (3.21%) Internet
6 13 (2.61%) VPN
7 7 (1.40%) Skype
8 6 (1.20%) WAN
9 5 (1.00%) iSCSI
9 5 (1.00%) LAN
9 5 (1.00%) Network Security
10 4 (0.80%) Unified Communications
10 4 (0.80%) VLAN
10 4 (0.80%) Wireless
11 3 (0.60%) Broadband
11 3 (0.60%) Connectrix
11 3 (0.60%) Structured Cabling
12 2 (0.40%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (34.67%) SQL Server
2 34 (6.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (4.41%) Relational Database
4 16 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (2.61%) SQL Server 2014
7 12 (2.40%) MySQL
8 11 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.60%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (1.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (1.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (1.00%) OLAP
11 5 (1.00%) OLTP
11 5 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (0.80%) Big Data
12 4 (0.80%) MongoDB
12 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (6.01%) Git (software)
2 29 (5.81%) Visual Studio
3 18 (3.61%) TeamCity
4 17 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (2.00%) Jenkins
5 10 (2.00%) Selenium
6 6 (1.20%) Bugzilla
6 6 (1.20%) JIRA
6 6 (1.20%) MSTest
7 5 (1.00%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (1.00%) Subversion
8 4 (0.80%) LabVIEW
8 4 (0.80%) Mocha
8 4 (0.80%) MorphX
8 4 (0.80%) NUnit
9 3 (0.60%) Moq
10 2 (0.40%) NCover
10 2 (0.40%) TestComplete
11 1 (0.20%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.20%) YouTrack
General
1 44 (8.82%) Finance
2 23 (4.61%) Manufacturing
3 21 (4.21%) Marketing
4 14 (2.81%) Advertising
5 9 (1.80%) Local Government
6 7 (1.40%) Automotive
7 5 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.80%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.60%) Retail
10 2 (0.40%) Legal
Job Titles
1 118 (23.65%) Developer
2 83 (16.63%) Analyst
3 74 (14.83%) .NET Developer
3 74 (14.83%) Software Engineer
4 59 (11.82%) Senior Developer
5 51 (10.22%) Senior .NET Developer
6 49 (9.82%) Senior Software Engineer
7 46 (9.22%) Support Analyst
8 42 (8.42%) C# Developer
9 39 (7.82%) C# .NET Developer
10 29 (5.81%) Java Engineer
10 29 (5.81%) Java Software Engineer
10 29 (5.81%) Support Engineer
10 29 (5.81%) Windows Support Analyst
11 26 (5.21%) C++ Software Engineer
11 26 (5.21%) Senior C# Developer
12 25 (5.01%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 24 (4.81%) Administrator
13 24 (4.81%) C# Software Engineer
14 23 (4.61%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (27.45%) .NET
2 81 (16.23%) ASP.NET
3 73 (14.63%) HTML
4 60 (12.02%) CSS
5 51 (10.22%) Web Services
6 49 (9.82%) jQuery
7 44 (8.82%) HTML5
8 33 (6.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 33 (6.61%) CSS3
9 25 (5.01%) AngularJS
10 21 (4.21%) Ajax
10 21 (4.21%) Middleware
11 15 (3.01%) .NET Framework
12 14 (2.81%) KnockoutJS
13 13 (2.61%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (2.61%) Qt
13 13 (2.61%) RESTful
13 13 (2.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (2.40%) SOAP
15 11 (2.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 54 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (6.21%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (4.41%) Computer Science
4 17 (3.41%) Clustering
5 14 (2.81%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.40%) Data Centre
7 11 (2.20%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.80%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.60%) Driving Licence
9 8 (1.60%) Life Science
10 7 (1.40%) Tandem
11 6 (1.20%) Replication
12 5 (1.00%) Biotechnology
12 5 (1.00%) EMC VNX
12 5 (1.00%) Microsoft Licensing
12 5 (1.00%) Private Cloud
13 4 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (0.80%) HP Storage
13 4 (0.80%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.80%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 279 (55.91%) Windows
2 101 (20.24%) Windows Server
3 76 (15.23%) Linux
4 47 (9.42%) Windows 7
5 44 (8.82%) Mac OS X
6 38 (7.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (5.61%) Windows 10
8 28 (5.61%) Windows 8
9 11 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (1.80%) Windows XP
11 8 (1.60%) Android
12 7 (1.40%) Apple iOS
12 7 (1.40%) Windows Vista
13 5 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.60%) Unix
15 1 (0.20%) Solaris
15 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (35.27%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (18.64%) Software Engineering
3 73 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 71 (14.23%) Pair Programming
5 64 (12.83%) MVC
6 53 (10.62%) Mentoring
7 52 (10.42%) Project Management
8 49 (9.82%) Coaching
9 48 (9.62%) Regression Testing
10 47 (9.42%) ITIL
11 43 (8.62%) Data Protection
11 43 (8.62%) Test Automation
12 35 (7.01%) Cross-Platform Development
12 35 (7.01%) Secure Coding
13 32 (6.41%) DevOps
13 32 (6.41%) SDLC
14 31 (6.21%) Scrum
15 30 (6.01%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
17 25 (5.01%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 145 (29.06%) C#
2 118 (23.65%) SQL
3 95 (19.04%) C++
4 75 (15.03%) JavaScript
5 68 (13.63%) Python
6 64 (12.83%) Java
7 53 (10.62%) C
8 43 (8.62%) PowerShell
9 23 (4.61%) Perl
9 23 (4.61%) T-SQL
10 14 (2.81%) VB.NET
11 13 (2.61%) Apex Code
12 10 (2.00%) X++
13 7 (1.40%) PHP
14 5 (1.00%) R
15 4 (0.80%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.60%) Ruby
17 2 (0.40%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.40%) VB
18 1 (0.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 70 (14.03%) Degree
2 39 (7.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (3.21%) MCSE
4 7 (1.40%) MCP
5 6 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.20%) ISEB
5 6 (1.20%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.20%) MCITP
6 5 (1.00%) CCNA
7 4 (0.80%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.60%) MCSA
8 3 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.40%) A+ Certification
9 2 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.40%) MCTS
9 2 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.20%) CCENT
10 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.62%) QA
2 24 (4.81%) SLA
3 3 (0.60%) COBIT
3 3 (0.60%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.40%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 95 (19.04%) Active Directory
2 32 (6.41%) Hyper-V
3 28 (5.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (4.61%) Virtual Machines
5 19 (3.81%) vSphere
6 9 (1.80%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.00%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.40%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.40%) XenApp
9 1 (0.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 24 (4.81%) SCCM
2 19 (3.81%) WSUS
3 16 (3.21%) Icinga
4 11 (2.20%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 10 (2.00%) Simpana
6 9 (1.80%) Backup Exec
7 8 (1.60%) SCOM
8 6 (1.20%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (0.80%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (0.80%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.60%) EMC Navisphere
10 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.40%) Puppet
12 1 (0.20%) Failover Clustering
12 1 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
12 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 102 (20.44%) Sophos
2 53 (10.62%) VMware
3 23 (4.61%) Cisco
3 23 (4.61%) Salesforce.com
4 19 (3.81%) NetApp
5 18 (3.61%) IBM
6 17 (3.41%) Avaya
6 17 (3.41%) HP
6 17 (3.41%) Oracle
7 16 (3.21%) SolarWinds
8 15 (3.01%) CommVault
9 13 (2.61%) Dell
9 13 (2.61%) Sitecore
10 12 (2.40%) Apple
11 9 (1.80%) Symantec
12 8 (1.60%) EMC
12 8 (1.60%) EqualLogic
12 8 (1.60%) Micro Focus
12 8 (1.60%) Novell
12 8 (1.60%) Sage
Thame, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: up to £28,000 + Pension & Private Medical
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + training, development
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
La Fosse Associates Limited
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + career progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £22,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Shape IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Opportunity
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + Pension & Private Medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: to £45,000 + Pension, Gym, Healthcare, Flexi-working
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago