The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Witney region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 10 20 5
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 6 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Witney 30.00% 21.70% 38.10%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 65.71% 59.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 16
Average salary £26,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Witney region.

Vendors Category
Witney
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
6 35 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Witney 30.00% 33.02% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 30 27
Average salary £26,000 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -1.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Witney

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Witney region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Witney

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Witney

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Witney region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Witney

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Witney

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Witney region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 17 (73.91%) MS Excel
2 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
3 10 (43.48%) Degree
4 9 (39.13%) C#
4 9 (39.13%) SQL
4 9 (39.13%) Windows
4 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
5 8 (34.78%) .NET
5 8 (34.78%) HTML
5 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
5 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
6 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
6 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
7 6 (26.09%) MVC
8 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
8 5 (21.74%) Coaching
8 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (21.74%) People Management
8 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
8 5 (21.74%) MCTS
8 5 (21.74%) Web Development
8 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
9 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
9 4 (17.39%) MS Office
9 4 (17.39%) DNS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Witney by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Witney region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (73.91%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) MS Office
3 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) IPv4
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) MPLS
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
2 2 (8.70%) PBX
2 2 (8.70%) VoIP
2 2 (8.70%) WAN
2 2 (8.70%) DHCP
2 2 (8.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) .NET Developer
3 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (26.09%) IT Support
4 5 (21.74%) SQL DBA
4 5 (21.74%) Server Administrator
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Server DBA
4 5 (21.74%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (21.74%) Administrator
4 5 (21.74%) Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) DBA
4 5 (21.74%) Support Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (8.70%) Help Desk Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Support Technician
6 2 (8.70%) IT Support Technician
7 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
1 8 (34.78%) HTML
1 8 (34.78%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (13.04%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) Ajax
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.35%) WCF
4 1 (4.35%) jQuery
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
4 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (4.35%) CSS3
4 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
2 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) Replication
5 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
4 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.70%) Android
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) MVC
2 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
3 5 (21.74%) Coaching
3 5 (21.74%) People Management
3 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (21.74%) Web Development
4 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.70%) Data Management
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.35%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.35%) OOP
6 1 (4.35%) OO
6 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) C#
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.04%) VB
4 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) C
5 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (21.74%) MCTS
4 4 (17.39%) MCP
5 2 (8.70%) MCSE
5 2 (8.70%) MCT
5 2 (8.70%) CCNA
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Symantec
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
2 2 (8.70%) Apple
2 2 (8.70%) Kaspersky
3 1 (4.35%) Telerik
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