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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 8 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 249 295 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 19.89% 17.27% 14.41%
As % of the Vendors category 44.39% 39.28% 34.97%
Number of salaries quoted 208 246 179
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
561 751 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 44.81% 43.97% 41.21%
Number of salaries quoted 422 542 457
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -1 103 £37,500 -0.66% 18
Abingdon +1 33 £32,500 -26.13% 11
Bicester +9 12 £42,500 +97.67% 2
Thame 0 7 £40,000 -
Banbury +13 6 £42,750 -22.27% 4
Kidlington - 5 £65,000 -
Wallingford -5 3 £25,000 -44.44% 1
Witney +8 2 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 241 (53.08%) Windows
2 153 (33.70%) SQL Server
3 137 (30.18%) MS Excel
4 134 (29.52%) Active Directory
5 128 (28.19%) Agile Software Development
6 118 (25.99%) Windows Server
7 108 (23.79%) C#
8 92 (20.26%) .NET
9 89 (19.60%) SQL
9 89 (19.60%) Degree
10 81 (17.84%) Microsoft Azure
11 73 (16.08%) Office 365
12 67 (14.76%) ASP.NET
12 67 (14.76%) Software Engineering
13 62 (13.66%) DNS
13 62 (13.66%) Sophos
14 60 (13.22%) DHCP
14 60 (13.22%) Web Services
14 60 (13.22%) Windows Server 2012
14 60 (13.22%) Amazon AWS
15 59 (13.00%) Linux
16 56 (12.33%) Hyper-V
17 55 (12.11%) C++
18 53 (11.67%) QA
19 52 (11.45%) CSS
19 52 (11.45%) Finance
20 51 (11.23%) VMware
20 51 (11.23%) JavaScript
20 51 (11.23%) PowerShell
21 50 (11.01%) HTML

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 49 (10.79%) Skype for Business
2 45 (9.91%) SharePoint
3 21 (4.63%) CMS
4 20 (4.41%) MS Exchange
5 13 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (2.64%) IIS
7 6 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.88%) MS Project Server
9 4 (0.88%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.44%) Kentico
10 2 (0.44%) WordPress
11 1 (0.22%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.22%) Drupal
11 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 137 (30.18%) MS Excel
2 47 (10.35%) MS Office
3 25 (5.51%) MS Project
4 2 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (3.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 13 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (2.64%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.88%) Cognos Controller
4 4 (0.88%) Infor CloudSuite
4 4 (0.88%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 4 (0.88%) Infor CRM
4 4 (0.88%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.44%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.44%) BPCS
5 2 (0.44%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.44%) Towers Watson Igloo
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 81 (17.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 73 (16.08%) Office 365
3 60 (13.22%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (4.41%) IaaS
4 20 (4.41%) PaaS
5 9 (1.98%) SaaS
6 7 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.88%) SuccessFactors
7 4 (0.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 62 (13.66%) DNS
2 60 (13.22%) DHCP
3 50 (11.01%) VPN
4 49 (10.79%) Firewall
5 33 (7.27%) Kerberos
5 33 (7.27%) LDAP
6 27 (5.95%) SAN
6 27 (5.95%) Skype
6 27 (5.95%) Wireless
7 26 (5.73%) Cisco ASA
8 22 (4.85%) Cisco Wireless
9 19 (4.19%) BGP
9 19 (4.19%) OSPF
10 18 (3.96%) TCP/IP
10 18 (3.96%) VoIP
11 16 (3.52%) WAN
12 15 (3.30%) LAN
13 14 (3.08%) Network Security
14 12 (2.64%) Broadband
14 12 (2.64%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (33.70%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (5.07%) Relational Database
4 15 (3.30%) SQL Server 2014
5 12 (2.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.32%) MySQL
10 5 (1.10%) Power BI
10 5 (1.10%) QlikView
10 5 (1.10%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (0.66%) Big Data
13 2 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (0.44%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.44%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 22 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (4.41%) Visual Studio
3 12 (2.64%) Git (software)
3 12 (2.64%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.98%) Selenium
5 8 (1.76%) Mocha
6 5 (1.10%) JIRA
6 5 (1.10%) LabVIEW
7 4 (0.88%) MorphX
8 3 (0.66%) Subversion
9 2 (0.44%) MSTest
9 2 (0.44%) NCover
9 2 (0.44%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (0.44%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.22%) Appium
10 1 (0.22%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.22%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.22%) WebDriver
General
1 52 (11.45%) Finance
2 25 (5.51%) Marketing
3 18 (3.96%) Advertising
4 9 (1.98%) Retail
5 8 (1.76%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.10%) Back Office
7 5 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.88%) Local Government
9 3 (0.66%) Banking
10 2 (0.44%) Legal
11 1 (0.22%) Automotive
11 1 (0.22%) Billing
11 1 (0.22%) Czech Language
11 1 (0.22%) German Language
11 1 (0.22%) Slovak Language
Job Titles
1 101 (22.25%) Developer
2 78 (17.18%) Analyst
3 44 (9.69%) Software Engineer
4 41 (9.03%) C# Developer
5 39 (8.59%) .NET Developer
6 32 (7.05%) Support Engineer
7 31 (6.83%) Senior Developer
7 31 (6.83%) Systems Engineer
8 28 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 28 (6.17%) Senior Software Engineer
9 24 (5.29%) Support Analyst
10 23 (5.07%) Administrator
10 23 (5.07%) Infrastructure Support
10 23 (5.07%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 22 (4.85%) Architect
11 22 (4.85%) IT Support
12 21 (4.63%) C# .NET Developer
12 21 (4.63%) Software Developer
13 20 (4.41%) Junior
13 20 (4.41%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (20.26%) .NET
2 67 (14.76%) ASP.NET
3 60 (13.22%) Web Services
4 52 (11.45%) CSS
5 50 (11.01%) HTML
6 48 (10.57%) jQuery
7 39 (8.59%) HTML5
8 28 (6.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (5.95%) CSS3
10 19 (4.19%) .NET Framework
10 19 (4.19%) SOAP
11 14 (3.08%) AngularJS
11 14 (3.08%) RESTful
11 14 (3.08%) WPF
12 13 (2.86%) Gherkin
12 13 (2.86%) WinForms
13 12 (2.64%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (2.64%) Java EE
14 10 (2.20%) Entity Framework
14 10 (2.20%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (9.25%) Computer Science
3 25 (5.51%) Data Centre
4 15 (3.30%) Biotechnology
4 15 (3.30%) Clustering
5 13 (2.86%) PKI
6 12 (2.64%) Life Science
7 11 (2.42%) Replication
8 10 (2.20%) EMC VNX
8 10 (2.20%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.98%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.76%) Enterprise Storage
10 8 (1.76%) Hybrid Cloud
11 7 (1.54%) Data Integration
11 7 (1.54%) User Experience
12 5 (1.10%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.10%) New Media
12 5 (1.10%) N-Tier
13 4 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 241 (53.08%) Windows
2 118 (25.99%) Windows Server
3 60 (13.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 59 (13.00%) Linux
5 43 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (7.93%) Mac OS X
7 28 (6.17%) Windows 7
8 23 (5.07%) Windows 10
9 18 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (3.30%) Apple iOS
11 14 (3.08%) Windows XP
12 9 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (1.76%) Unix
13 8 (1.76%) Windows 8
14 7 (1.54%) Android
15 6 (1.32%) Windows Vista
16 5 (1.10%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (28.19%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (14.76%) Software Engineering
3 42 (9.25%) Mentoring
4 41 (9.03%) MVC
5 38 (8.37%) ITIL
6 32 (7.05%) Web Development
7 28 (6.17%) Pair Programming
8 27 (5.95%) Identity Management
9 25 (5.51%) Coaching
9 25 (5.51%) Continuous Improvement
9 25 (5.51%) Test Automation
10 24 (5.29%) OO
10 24 (5.29%) PRINCE2
10 24 (5.29%) SDLC
11 23 (5.07%) Scrum
12 22 (4.85%) CRM
12 22 (4.85%) Regression Testing
13 20 (4.41%) Project Management
14 19 (4.19%) Automated Testing
15 18 (3.96%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 108 (23.79%) C#
2 89 (19.60%) SQL
3 55 (12.11%) C++
4 51 (11.23%) JavaScript
4 51 (11.23%) PowerShell
5 48 (10.57%) Python
6 40 (8.81%) Java
7 30 (6.61%) C
8 11 (2.42%) T-SQL
9 9 (1.98%) X++
10 6 (1.32%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.10%) XAML
12 4 (0.88%) Apex Code
12 4 (0.88%) Perl
13 3 (0.66%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.66%) PHP
14 2 (0.44%) Ruby
14 2 (0.44%) VB
14 2 (0.44%) VBScript
15 1 (0.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 89 (19.60%) Degree
2 41 (9.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (3.30%) MCSE
3 15 (3.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 14 (3.08%) ISTQB
5 13 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (2.86%) ISEB
6 11 (2.42%) A+ Certification
7 10 (2.20%) CCIE
7 10 (2.20%) CCNP
7 10 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (1.76%) Network+ Certification
9 6 (1.32%) MCP
10 5 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (1.10%) MCSA
11 4 (0.88%) PhD
11 4 (0.88%) Security Cleared
12 3 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (0.44%) CCNA
13 2 (0.44%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (11.67%) QA
2 16 (3.52%) SLA
3 6 (1.32%) COBIT
4 3 (0.66%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.66%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 134 (29.52%) Active Directory
2 56 (12.33%) Hyper-V
3 37 (8.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (3.74%) Forefront TMG
5 15 (3.30%) vSphere
6 14 (3.08%) Terminal Services
7 12 (2.64%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (1.98%) VMware ESX
9 8 (1.76%) ISA Server
10 4 (0.88%) XenApp
11 2 (0.44%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 38 (8.37%) SCOM
2 35 (7.71%) SCCM
3 10 (2.20%) Nagios
4 8 (1.76%) Microsoft Clustering
4 8 (1.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (1.10%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (0.88%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.44%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 1 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.22%) Simpana
9 1 (0.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 62 (13.66%) Sophos
2 51 (11.23%) VMware
3 50 (11.01%) Cisco
4 31 (6.83%) Apple
5 28 (6.17%) Oracle
5 28 (6.17%) SolarWinds
6 25 (5.51%) F5
6 25 (5.51%) HP
7 20 (4.41%) Juniper
8 19 (4.19%) Avaya
9 16 (3.52%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (3.08%) Citrix
11 12 (2.64%) EMC
11 12 (2.64%) Polycom
11 12 (2.64%) Veeam
12 11 (2.42%) Forcepoint
13 10 (2.20%) Blue Coat
13 10 (2.20%) CheckPoint
13 10 (2.20%) Palo Alto
14 9 (1.98%) 3PAR
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £18k - 25k per year + Career
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 50000 + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Includes bonus, plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Pension, Gym, Healthcare, Flexi-working
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum benefits + progression
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum Include bonus, plus benefits (holida
Posted: Yesterday
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Source Technology
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus package.
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £3000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus & 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per day + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago