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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 12 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 268 275 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.28% 17.27% 15.92%
As % of the Vendors category 33.80% 40.03% 43.89%
Number of salaries quoted 195 249 250
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
793 687 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 48.18% 43.15% 36.27%
Number of salaries quoted 604 573 567
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -6 103 £37,500 -6.25% 10
Abingdon +9 94 £35,000 -8.49% 9
Wallingford -9 12 £42,500 +18.05%
Faringdon - 3 £35,000 - 1
Banbury -16 2 £70,000 +95.80% 4
Thame +3 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Witney 0 1 £14,000 -51.72% 1
Burford - 1 - - 1
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 293 (52.32%) Windows
2 239 (42.68%) MS Excel
3 230 (41.07%) SQL Server
4 188 (33.57%) Agile Software Development
5 163 (29.11%) SQL
6 158 (28.21%) C#
7 154 (27.50%) .NET
8 121 (21.61%) Active Directory
9 112 (20.00%) Windows Server
10 97 (17.32%) Sophos
11 93 (16.61%) Microsoft Azure
12 90 (16.07%) ASP.NET
13 88 (15.71%) MS Office
14 87 (15.54%) JavaScript
14 87 (15.54%) Continuous Improvement
15 80 (14.29%) MVC
16 78 (13.93%) HTML
17 75 (13.39%) Degree
18 72 (12.86%) Software Engineering
18 72 (12.86%) C++
19 68 (12.14%) Windows 7
20 65 (11.61%) CSS
20 65 (11.61%) Microsoft Certification
21 64 (11.43%) Java
22 62 (11.07%) Python
23 60 (10.71%) Finance
24 59 (10.54%) Office 365
25 58 (10.36%) jQuery
26 57 (10.18%) ITIL
26 57 (10.18%) Windows Server 2012

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 54 (9.64%) SharePoint
2 39 (6.96%) MS Exchange
3 33 (5.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (3.21%) Skype for Business
5 9 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (1.61%) IIS
6 7 (1.25%) CMS
6 7 (1.25%) Drupal
6 7 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (1.25%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (0.71%) WordPress
8 2 (0.36%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.18%) Confluence
9 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.18%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 239 (42.68%) MS Excel
2 88 (15.71%) MS Office
3 9 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.54%) MS Project
5 2 (0.36%) Siemens NX
5 2 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.36%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 93 (16.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 59 (10.54%) Office 365
3 35 (6.25%) SaaS
4 29 (5.18%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 34 (6.07%) Firewall
2 31 (5.54%) Internet
3 24 (4.29%) DNS
4 23 (4.11%) DHCP
4 23 (4.11%) SAN
4 23 (4.11%) VPN
5 20 (3.57%) TCP/IP
6 15 (2.68%) iSCSI
6 15 (2.68%) Skype
7 13 (2.32%) VoIP
8 10 (1.79%) Network Security
9 6 (1.07%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (1.07%) LAN
9 6 (1.07%) WAN
10 5 (0.89%) VLAN
10 5 (0.89%) Wireless
11 4 (0.71%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (0.54%) Connectrix
12 3 (0.54%) Structured Cabling
12 3 (0.54%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (41.07%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
4 15 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (2.32%) MySQL
5 13 (2.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (1.61%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.43%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.07%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.54%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.54%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.36%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 48 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 30 (5.36%) Visual Studio
3 28 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 19 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (2.68%) Bugzilla
6 11 (1.96%) Selenium
7 8 (1.43%) MSTest
7 8 (1.43%) Subversion
8 6 (1.07%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.89%) NUnit
9 5 (0.89%) TestComplete
10 4 (0.71%) JIRA
10 4 (0.71%) Moq
10 4 (0.71%) T4 Templates
11 3 (0.54%) Rhino Mocks
12 2 (0.36%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.18%) LabVIEW
13 1 (0.18%) WinDbg
General
1 60 (10.71%) Finance
2 22 (3.93%) Manufacturing
3 10 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (1.61%) Banking
5 8 (1.43%) Local Government
6 7 (1.25%) Advertising
6 7 (1.25%) Automotive
6 7 (1.25%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.07%) Marketing
8 3 (0.54%) Retail
9 1 (0.18%) Electronics
9 1 (0.18%) Games
9 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 139 (24.82%) Developer
2 94 (16.79%) Analyst
3 70 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 57 (10.18%) Support Analyst
5 54 (9.64%) Software Engineer
6 50 (8.93%) C# Developer
7 44 (7.86%) Architect
8 41 (7.32%) Senior Developer
9 38 (6.79%) C# .NET Developer
10 35 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
11 32 (5.71%) C# Software Engineer
11 32 (5.71%) C++ Software Engineer
11 32 (5.71%) Windows Support Analyst
12 31 (5.54%) Java Engineer
12 31 (5.54%) Java Software Engineer
12 31 (5.54%) Software Developer
13 30 (5.36%) Consultant
13 30 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
14 29 (5.18%) Administrator
15 27 (4.82%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (27.50%) .NET
2 90 (16.07%) ASP.NET
3 78 (13.93%) HTML
4 65 (11.61%) CSS
5 58 (10.36%) jQuery
6 49 (8.75%) AngularJS
7 47 (8.39%) HTML5
8 45 (8.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 45 (8.04%) Web Services
9 37 (6.61%) Middleware
10 34 (6.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 33 (5.89%) Ajax
11 33 (5.89%) CSS3
12 29 (5.18%) Node.js
13 24 (4.29%) ASP.NET Web API
14 23 (4.11%) JSON
14 23 (4.11%) KnockoutJS
15 21 (3.75%) XML
16 19 (3.39%) RESTful
17 18 (3.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 19 (3.39%) Clustering
4 19 (3.39%) EqualLogic
4 19 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 17 (3.04%) Tandem
6 16 (2.86%) Data Centre
6 16 (2.86%) Mobile App
7 14 (2.50%) Mathematics
8 8 (1.43%) Driving Licence
9 7 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (1.25%) iPhone
9 7 (1.25%) Replication
9 7 (1.25%) User Experience
10 6 (1.07%) Biotechnology
11 5 (0.89%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.71%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (0.71%) HP Storage
12 4 (0.71%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 293 (52.32%) Windows
2 112 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 68 (12.14%) Windows 7
4 57 (10.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 47 (8.39%) Linux
6 35 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 32 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (5.36%) Windows 10
9 18 (3.21%) Mac OS X
10 16 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (2.14%) Windows XP
12 9 (1.61%) Android
12 9 (1.61%) Windows Vista
13 8 (1.43%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.54%) Unix
16 1 (0.18%) Debian
16 1 (0.18%) Solaris
16 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (33.57%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (15.54%) Continuous Improvement
3 80 (14.29%) MVC
4 72 (12.86%) Software Engineering
5 57 (10.18%) ITIL
6 56 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 56 (10.00%) Pair Programming
6 56 (10.00%) Project Management
6 56 (10.00%) Scrum
7 54 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
7 54 (9.64%) Regression Testing
8 47 (8.39%) OO
9 36 (6.43%) Mentoring
10 35 (6.25%) DevOps
10 35 (6.25%) SDLC
11 33 (5.89%) Enterprise Architecture
11 33 (5.89%) Front End Development
12 31 (5.54%) Line Management
13 30 (5.36%) TDD
14 29 (5.18%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 163 (29.11%) SQL
2 158 (28.21%) C#
3 87 (15.54%) JavaScript
4 72 (12.86%) C++
5 64 (11.43%) Java
6 62 (11.07%) Python
7 41 (7.32%) PowerShell
8 32 (5.71%) T-SQL
9 24 (4.29%) C
10 21 (3.75%) Perl
11 20 (3.57%) VB.NET
12 12 (2.14%) PHP
13 11 (1.96%) Apex Code
14 5 (0.89%) R
14 5 (0.89%) Ruby
15 4 (0.71%) MATLAB
15 4 (0.71%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.36%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.18%) F#
17 1 (0.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 75 (13.39%) Degree
2 65 (11.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (2.86%) MCSE
4 14 (2.50%) MCP
5 11 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (1.79%) CCNA
6 10 (1.79%) DBS Check
6 10 (1.79%) MCSA
7 6 (1.07%) MCITP
8 5 (0.89%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.89%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.54%) ISEB
9 3 (0.54%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.36%) MCTS
10 2 (0.36%) PhD
11 1 (0.18%) CCNP
11 1 (0.18%) HP ASE
11 1 (0.18%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (9.11%) QA
2 38 (6.79%) SLA
3 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 121 (21.61%) Active Directory
2 50 (8.93%) Hyper-V
3 24 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (1.43%) vSphere
5 5 (0.89%) Terminal Server
6 4 (0.71%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.36%) Firmware
7 2 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 35 (6.25%) SCCM
2 26 (4.64%) WSUS
3 17 (3.04%) Icinga
4 11 (1.96%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 10 (1.79%) Cisco CUCM
5 10 (1.79%) SCOM
6 9 (1.61%) Backup Exec
7 6 (1.07%) Simpana
8 5 (0.89%) Nagios
9 4 (0.71%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.54%) EMC Navisphere
10 3 (0.54%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 97 (17.32%) Sophos
2 52 (9.29%) VMware
3 33 (5.89%) Avaya
4 26 (4.64%) Cisco
4 26 (4.64%) Dell
5 18 (3.21%) Oracle
6 15 (2.68%) Fortinet
6 15 (2.68%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (1.96%) NetApp
8 10 (1.79%) HP
8 10 (1.79%) Xamarin
9 9 (1.61%) Symantec
10 8 (1.43%) IBM
11 7 (1.25%) Sitecore
11 7 (1.25%) Veeam
12 6 (1.07%) Citrix
12 6 (1.07%) CommVault
12 6 (1.07%) Red Hat
12 6 (1.07%) ServiceNow
12 6 (1.07%) WatchGuard
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Burford, Oxfordshire
Blue Cross
Salary: From £29,777 to £35,642 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Rockfield
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum including pension, profit share
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + excelent benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + £10k Bonus & Stock Options
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Life Assurance, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £15000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
AWD online
Salary: Negotiable (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 8 days ago
Wantage
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago