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 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 15 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 265 281 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.69% 18.73% 15.59%
As % of the Vendors category 34.87% 42.58% 41.23%
Number of salaries quoted 189 256 226
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 £24,000 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,750 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
760 660 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 45.00% 44.00% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 564 570 540
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 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 24 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 -10 104 £37,500 -6.25% 10
Abingdon +11 96 £37,500 +41.50% 10
Wallingford -15 5 £35,000 +59.09%
Banbury -19 4 £40,000 +8.10% 3
Faringdon - 4 £35,000 - 1
Thame +3 2 £42,500 +21.42%
Witney - 2 £19,000 - 5
Kidlington - 1 £25,000 -
Microsoft
South East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 304 (54.77%) Windows
2 226 (40.72%) MS Excel
3 203 (36.58%) SQL Server
4 192 (34.59%) Agile Software Development
5 164 (29.55%) C#
6 156 (28.11%) .NET
7 143 (25.77%) SQL
8 122 (21.98%) Active Directory
9 111 (20.00%) Sophos
9 111 (20.00%) Windows Server
10 97 (17.48%) Microsoft Azure
11 96 (17.30%) Continuous Improvement
12 87 (15.68%) ASP.NET
13 85 (15.32%) MS Office
14 83 (14.95%) Software Engineering
15 82 (14.77%) C++
16 81 (14.59%) JavaScript
17 76 (13.69%) HTML
17 76 (13.69%) Degree
18 75 (13.51%) MVC
19 72 (12.97%) Python
20 69 (12.43%) Java
20 69 (12.43%) Windows 7
21 68 (12.25%) Pair Programming
22 65 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
23 63 (11.35%) Project Management
24 62 (11.17%) CSS
25 61 (10.99%) Data Protection
25 61 (10.99%) Office 365
26 60 (10.81%) ITIL

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 53 (9.55%) SharePoint
2 39 (7.03%) MS Exchange
3 29 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (3.24%) Skype for Business
5 11 (1.98%) CMS
6 10 (1.80%) Umbraco
7 9 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (1.62%) IIS
7 9 (1.62%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.72%) Drupal
9 4 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.72%) WordPress
10 2 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.36%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.18%) Confluence
11 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.18%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.18%) Kentico
Applications
1 226 (40.72%) MS Excel
2 85 (15.32%) MS Office
3 9 (1.62%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.36%) MS Project
4 2 (0.36%) Siemens NX
4 2 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (2.34%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (1.44%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.36%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 97 (17.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (10.99%) Office 365
3 38 (6.85%) SaaS
4 35 (6.31%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 35 (6.31%) Firewall
2 28 (5.05%) DNS
3 27 (4.86%) DHCP
4 26 (4.68%) Internet
5 23 (4.14%) SAN
6 21 (3.78%) VPN
7 19 (3.42%) TCP/IP
8 15 (2.70%) Skype
8 15 (2.70%) VoIP
9 13 (2.34%) iSCSI
10 10 (1.80%) Network Security
11 5 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (0.90%) LAN
11 5 (0.90%) VLAN
11 5 (0.90%) WAN
12 3 (0.54%) Connectrix
12 3 (0.54%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (0.54%) Structured Cabling
12 3 (0.54%) Unified Communications
12 3 (0.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (36.58%) SQL Server
2 31 (5.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (3.42%) SQL Server 2014
4 16 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (2.34%) Relational Database
5 13 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
7 10 (1.80%) MySQL
7 10 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (0.90%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.72%) OLAP
12 3 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.54%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.54%) OLTP
12 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 44 (7.93%) Git (software)
2 29 (5.23%) Visual Studio
3 27 (4.86%) TeamCity
4 14 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (2.16%) Bugzilla
6 8 (1.44%) Selenium
6 8 (1.44%) Subversion
7 7 (1.26%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.90%) MSTest
8 5 (0.90%) NUnit
9 3 (0.54%) JIRA
9 3 (0.54%) Moq
9 3 (0.54%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (0.54%) TestComplete
10 2 (0.36%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.18%) Mocha
11 1 (0.18%) MorphX
11 1 (0.18%) T4 Templates
11 1 (0.18%) WinDbg
11 1 (0.18%) YouTrack
General
1 57 (10.27%) Finance
2 24 (4.32%) Manufacturing
3 10 (1.80%) Marketing
4 9 (1.62%) Advertising
4 9 (1.62%) Local Government
5 8 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (1.26%) Automotive
7 4 (0.72%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.54%) Banking
8 3 (0.54%) Retail
9 1 (0.18%) Legal
9 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 138 (24.86%) Developer
2 94 (16.94%) Analyst
3 75 (13.51%) .NET Developer
4 67 (12.07%) Software Engineer
5 57 (10.27%) Support Analyst
6 53 (9.55%) Senior Developer
7 46 (8.29%) Senior .NET Developer
8 42 (7.57%) C# Developer
9 39 (7.03%) Architect
10 37 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
11 35 (6.31%) Windows Support Analyst
12 34 (6.13%) C++ Software Engineer
12 34 (6.13%) Java Engineer
12 34 (6.13%) Java Software Engineer
13 33 (5.95%) C# Software Engineer
14 29 (5.23%) Administrator
14 29 (5.23%) Senior Software Engineer
14 29 (5.23%) Software Developer
15 27 (4.86%) Solutions Architect
16 26 (4.68%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (28.11%) .NET
2 87 (15.68%) ASP.NET
3 76 (13.69%) HTML
4 62 (11.17%) CSS
5 50 (9.01%) Web Services
6 47 (8.47%) jQuery
7 41 (7.39%) AngularJS
7 41 (7.39%) HTML5
8 39 (7.03%) Middleware
9 38 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 31 (5.59%) CSS3
11 27 (4.86%) Ajax
11 27 (4.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 24 (4.32%) KnockoutJS
13 23 (4.14%) Node.js
14 21 (3.78%) ASP.NET Web API
15 18 (3.24%) RESTful
16 16 (2.88%) XML
17 15 (2.70%) JSON
18 14 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 65 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (7.21%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (4.14%) Computer Science
4 20 (3.60%) Management Information System
5 19 (3.42%) Clustering
6 16 (2.88%) EqualLogic
7 15 (2.70%) Tandem
8 14 (2.52%) Data Centre
9 12 (2.16%) Mathematics
10 10 (1.80%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.44%) Driving Licence
12 7 (1.26%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (1.26%) iPhone
13 6 (1.08%) Biotechnology
13 6 (1.08%) Replication
14 5 (0.90%) Life Science
15 4 (0.72%) HP Storage
15 4 (0.72%) LIMS
15 4 (0.72%) Private Cloud
15 4 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 304 (54.77%) Windows
2 111 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 69 (12.43%) Windows 7
4 59 (10.63%) Linux
5 57 (10.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 39 (7.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (6.49%) Windows 10
8 33 (5.95%) Windows 8
9 24 (4.32%) Mac OS X
10 13 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (1.62%) Windows XP
12 6 (1.08%) Android
12 6 (1.08%) Windows Vista
13 5 (0.90%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.54%) Unix
15 1 (0.18%) Debian
15 1 (0.18%) Solaris
15 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (34.59%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (17.30%) Continuous Improvement
3 83 (14.95%) Software Engineering
4 75 (13.51%) MVC
5 68 (12.25%) Pair Programming
6 63 (11.35%) Project Management
7 61 (10.99%) Data Protection
8 60 (10.81%) ITIL
9 59 (10.63%) Regression Testing
10 45 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
10 45 (8.11%) Scrum
11 38 (6.85%) Mentoring
12 36 (6.49%) DevOps
13 34 (6.13%) OO
14 33 (5.95%) Coaching
14 33 (5.95%) SDLC
15 31 (5.59%) Enterprise Architecture
15 31 (5.59%) Front End Development
16 30 (5.41%) Line Management
17 28 (5.05%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 164 (29.55%) C#
2 143 (25.77%) SQL
3 82 (14.77%) C++
4 81 (14.59%) JavaScript
5 72 (12.97%) Python
6 69 (12.43%) Java
7 46 (8.29%) PowerShell
8 33 (5.95%) T-SQL
9 32 (5.77%) C
10 27 (4.86%) Perl
11 17 (3.06%) VB.NET
12 14 (2.52%) Apex Code
13 12 (2.16%) PHP
14 5 (0.90%) R
14 5 (0.90%) Ruby
15 4 (0.72%) MATLAB
15 4 (0.72%) X++
16 3 (0.54%) TypeScript
17 2 (0.36%) Bash Shell
18 1 (0.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 76 (13.69%) Degree
2 54 (9.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (3.42%) MCSE
4 14 (2.52%) MCP
5 10 (1.80%) CCNA
5 10 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (1.80%) DBS Check
5 10 (1.80%) MCSA
6 6 (1.08%) MCITP
7 5 (0.90%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.90%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.36%) ISEB
9 2 (0.36%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.36%) MCTS
10 1 (0.18%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.18%) CISSP
10 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (9.01%) QA
2 38 (6.85%) SLA
3 3 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) COBIT
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 122 (21.98%) Active Directory
2 49 (8.83%) Hyper-V
3 25 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (2.34%) vSphere
6 7 (1.26%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.90%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 37 (6.67%) SCCM
2 26 (4.68%) WSUS
3 17 (3.06%) Icinga
4 14 (2.52%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 10 (1.80%) Cisco CUCM
5 10 (1.80%) SCOM
6 9 (1.62%) Backup Exec
6 9 (1.62%) Simpana
7 5 (0.90%) Nagios
8 4 (0.72%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (0.72%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (0.54%) EMC Navisphere
10 2 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.36%) Puppet
11 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 111 (20.00%) Sophos
2 56 (10.09%) VMware
3 28 (5.05%) Avaya
4 25 (4.50%) Cisco
5 23 (4.14%) Dell
6 21 (3.78%) Salesforce.com
7 17 (3.06%) Oracle
8 16 (2.88%) NetApp
9 13 (2.34%) IBM
10 12 (2.16%) CommVault
10 12 (2.16%) Fortinet
11 11 (1.98%) HP
12 10 (1.80%) Sitecore
12 10 (1.80%) SolarWinds
12 10 (1.80%) Xamarin
13 9 (1.62%) Symantec
14 7 (1.26%) Veeam
15 6 (1.08%) Red Hat
15 6 (1.08%) ServiceNow
15 6 (1.08%) WatchGuard
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Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Company Bonus Scheme
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, holiday, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Rockfield
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum including pension, profit share
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Corriculo
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
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Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Inc profit share and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable DOE
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £19,000 per annum + Career progression + Training
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 5 days ago
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Venturi
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Corriculo
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Corriculo
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + £10k Bonus & Stock Options
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MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £17,000 to £19,000 per annum
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Corriculo
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Abingdon
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Banbury
Venturi
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Banbury
greywood
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
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Abingdon
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